About THE Geek Fest

THE Geek Fest : Thursday, November 14, 2013 @ CPCC's Levine + Central Campuses
Welcome to the official website the 9th annual celebration of technology and innovation, THE Geek Fest 2012 (TGF). This FREE community event highlights emerging technology, industry, career opportunities, startups and innovators. THE Geek Fest is being held at Central Piedmont Community College's (CPCC) Levine campus in Matthews, North Carolina (NC) which is just a few miles southeast of uptown Charlotte. The Levine campus event begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m.. A new evening technology and business networking series will also be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at CPCC's Central Campus at uptown Charlotte. Geek is chic!



Only a few seats remain for the Microsoft IT Camp!

posted Nov 9, 2012, 10:24 AM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu

Microsoft IT Camp

Only a few seats remain for the Microsoft IT Camp: Windows Server 2012 event that's occurring during THE Geek Fest 2012. Join us for a deep dive into Windows Server 2012. Here's your chance to learn all about Windows Server 2012 – heralded by industry analysts as the most impressive Windows Server update since Windows Server 2000. Join us at a FREE Microsoft IT Camp for hands-on demos and interactive discussions with Microsoft technical experts. You'll work closely with all the new features and functionalities of this release including Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V, Shared-Nothing Live Migration, Storage Pools and Windows Azure Virtual Machines. Thanks to sweeping enhancements in Virtualization, Storage, Networking and Management, Windows Server 2012 is cloud-optimized as a highly dynamic, available and cost-effective server platform. Attending an IT Camp in your local area is the perfect way to elevate your skills and propel your career to new heights. Seating is limited so RSVP now!

What an amazing line-up of sessions and guest speakers for THE #GeekFest 2012!

posted Nov 9, 2012, 10:09 AM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu   [ updated Nov 9, 2012, 10:09 AM ]

THE Geek Fest

What an amazing line-up of sessions and guest speakers for THE #GeekFest 2012! TGF2012 offers quality conference-style presentations, guest speakers and topic sessions for one amazingly low price -- FREE. 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. Seating is limited so grab your spot! For more information, review the online schedule.

THE Geek Fest 2012 Event Program Available for Download!

posted Nov 7, 2012, 2:32 PM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu

Want a digital copy of THE Geek Fest 2012 event program?
THE Geek Fest 2012

The official event program for THE Geek Fest 2012 is now available for download. A quantity of the printed event program will be available for attendees at the event so look for them at the campus entrances and in the first floor display hall. Want a digital copy? Click here to download the event program in Adobe Acrobat PDF file format. Geek is chic!

Not Much Time Left to Reserve a Display For THE Geek Fest 2012!

posted Nov 5, 2012, 12:11 PM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu   [ updated Nov 5, 2012, 12:12 PM ]

We have a limited number of display areas available during THE Geek Fest 2012. 
THE Geek Fest 2012

We have a limited number of display areas available in the display hall during THE Geek Fest 2012. If your company or organization is "geeky" and would like to highlight its innovative products, services and initiatives, submit the online application NOW! TGF2012 is all day NEXT Thursday. Believe it or not, we're the only event of this size that will give an innovative organization a display area and table for no cost. That's some geeky generosity, folks.

What will the geeks do next? Geek is chic.

posted Nov 2, 2012, 2:15 PM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu

Last year, Hackerspace Charlotte flew a hexacopter inside of our CPCC Levine Campus. What will our THE Geek Festival community do this year?

New TGF2012 Event Website

posted Nov 2, 2012, 10:56 AM by adam.brooks@cpcc.edu   [ updated Nov 9, 2012, 10:11 AM ]

THE Geek Fest
THE Geek Fest


We've been working hard to implement a new website for TGF2012. This updated online presence is more simplified and also mobile friendly. Tweet us at @thegeekfest and let us know what you think! Be sure to take a moment and check-out the event schedule and festivities areas. Geek is chic.

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