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What is it? 

BarCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is a dual networking and knowledge-building opportunity that brings people in the media, tech, entrepreneurial, and design communities together. BarCamp Lexington is part of the In2Lex "April Is Technology Month" events series.

*BarCamp has nothing to do with bars (well, maybe after the event). For name origins, see BarCamp history. For a peek at other events, see Austin and Nashville.

Event details

When: Friday, April 8th, 2011

Where: Carnegie Center, 251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY 40507

Parking Info: Event parking in the Featherston Central parking garage (162 N Upper Street). Map and more info here.


  • Horse Industry and Tech Startups, led by Randall Stevens
  • Marketing your mobile app, led by Mark. Notes: http://yfrog.com/h0wqnapj
  • Business Models that work for Lexington startups, led by Ben Askren
  • What Open Data can do for Lexington, led by Chase Southard
  • Social Video and Photos, led by Kyle Lake and Chris Hill
  • Developing for Tablets

Session Notes


(Lanyrd is a wiki-like social conference directory)

Google Docs 


Who attended?

  • Designers
  • Developers
  • Hackers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Innovators
  • Business minded
  • Social media minded  


  • Software
  • Design  
  • Media
  • Business 


  • Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation
  • Awesome, Inc. 
  • IN2LEX  
  • Interested? Post your info here! 


9am  - Registration and session organization 

10am - Sessions start

10am - 12:00 Sessions (Four 30 min sessions)

12:15  - Wrap Up

Not enough time? Go grab lunch with some of your new hacker buddies! The Colluncheon is a good option.


    • Nick Such , @AeroSuch
    • Sean O'Leary @seoleary
    • Jeweli Wright @jewelivie 
    • Todd Willey @xtoddx
    • Randall Stevens @Randallsstevens
    • Lafe Taylor @lafetaylor   
    • Ashley Greer @ashleygreer
    • Paul Sullivan @paul__sullivan 


    Tags for twitter, flickr, delicious, ma.gnolia, technorati etc.

    Twitter:  #barcamplex 

    Flickr:    BarCampLex

    Who's Tweeting?

    • @BarCampLex
    • @startupslam

    Who's blogging?

    • www.start-upslam.com 
    • add yourself... 

    Stay involved:


    Task List

    (please -cross out- when it's done)


    • Recruiting participants
    • Recruiting volunteers for set up, directions, clean up, tech, etc.


    • Wifi
    • Projector, White Boards, Paper, etc.
    • Photo
    • Video
    • Audio
    • Streaming or Stickam or Skype
    • twitter stream 


    • Coffee/Tea, Drinks, Snack
    • Tables and chairs 

    Requested topics

    • HTML5
    • Quora, Qwiki, and other cool things that start with Q
    • Game Mechanics and Me: a love story?
    • Developing your first Android app
    • Life in the browser: 5 months with ChromeOS
    • The future of video
    • Tablets: not just big iPhones
    • The Government and Open Data APIs
    • How to be a good friend (wrt Social Media) 
    • add a topic...