Schedule

Schedule

WARNING: This schedule has not been finalized and is subject to change. The schedule will be finalized around 1 month prior to the event.

Write the Docs is more than a conference. Each year we organize a wide range of events so that people can come together, collaborate, and learn from each other in different ways.

All times are in Pacific Time.

Saturday, May 6

Hike

The only event scheduled on Saturday is the annual hike to Pittock Mansion. If you get into town early, join us on the hike and take the chance to explore Portland in all of its glory.

Sunday, May 7

The Writing Day will be held in our Revolution Hall.

Snacks and drinks will be provided all day.

Writing Day

Reception

We encourage everyone to drop by on Sunday evening for the conference reception. We’re hoping to have some fun activities planned for the evening online.

  • Where: Revolution Hall, Unconference area
  • When: 5-7pm Pacific Time

Monday, May 8

This is the main event! Hear from lots of interesting folks about all things documentation. We will have talks all day, and unconference sessions running in parallel.

Snacks and drinks will be provided all day.

Conference Talks

Talks are around 30 minutes, without on-stage Q&A. We will make sure to include sufficient breaks between talks so that you can chat with the speakers after their talk if you wish to ask them any questions.

Unconference

The unconference sessions run in parallel to the main conference talks.

  • Where: Revolution Hall, Unconference area
  • When: 9:45am-5pm Pacific Time
  • Details: Unconference

Social Event

The official Write the Docs social! Further details will be announced later, but expect a relaxed atmosphere where you can chat and network with your fellow documentarians, with drinks and snacks provided.

  • Where: TBD
  • When: 7-9pm Pacific Time

Tuesday, May 9

And the conference goes on! We are already starting to miss you. ❤️

Snacks and drinks will be provided all day.

Conference Talks

Talks are around 30 minutes, without on-stage Q&A. We will make sure to include sufficient breaks between talks so that you can chat with the speakers after their talk if you wish to ask them any questions.

Job Fair

We’ll be holding a job fair on Tuesday morning!

  • Where: Revolution Hall, Sponsor area
  • When: 9:45am-12pm Pacific Time
  • Details: Job Fair

Unconference

The unconference sessions run in parallel to the main conference talks.

  • Where: Revolution Hall, Unconference area
  • When: 1:35pm-4pm Pacific Time
  • Details: Unconference