About THE Geek Fest


THE Geek Fest (TGF) offers quality conference-style presentations, guest speakers and topic sessions for one amazingly low price -- FREE. Yes, it's really FREE. Session topics range from software development and animation to social media and education. There is something for everyone and all levels of geek during THE Geek Fest. Sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. and are generally 1 hour in length with 15 minute breaks between. Seating is limited so try to get there early and grab your spot!

THE GEEK FEST Calendar of Events

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THE GEEK FEST Printed Event Program

A quantity of the printed programs will be available on the day of the event for THE Geek Fest attendees. Look for them at the campus entrances and in the first floor display hall.  Click here for the online PDF version!

THE GEEK FEST Learning Tracks
The sessions and guest speakers scheduled during THE Geek Fest tend to align along specific tracks of interest. These learning tracks adapt each year as industries and technologies of interest emerge. The tracks broadly include emerging innovations, automotive technologies ("Speed Geeks"), startup entrepreneurship, education, geek lifestyle, exhibit hall activities and other schedule trainings. A color coded calendar will be provided that may help attendees to connect schedule sessions and guest speakers to a corresponding learning track.

Learning Track Color Codes
    • Gold = Microsoft IT Camp
    • Orange = Automotive Technologies + Transportation
    • Blue = Emerging Innovations + Development + Web
    • Red = Startups + Entrepreneurship + Business Tech
    • Green = Teaching + Learning + Edtech
    • Purple = Geek Life + Technology Lifestyle

ATTN CPCC Employees
Yes, Professional Development (PD) credit is available for attending CPCC faculty and staff! If you are a CPCC employee, Professional Development (PD) credit is available for attending many of the sessions during THE Geek Fest. Access LearnerWeb and enroll in select sessions today OR submit the external conference application form after the event to attain your PD credit. Note that you may be required to enter your employee login if accessing it from off-campus.
Nov 11, 2013, 12:08 PM