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Affect

Sept 15-16, 2017

Affect is a 2-day conference with a dash of volunteering that’s all about the work, culture, and design of social change.

Get your ticket

Join us at the Eliot Center in Portland, OR

Fri, Sept 15

Talks
Attendee Spotlight
Talks

Sat, Sept 16

Group Volunteering
Talks

We feature stories from activists, creators, and techies working towards change and partner with local nonprofits to create group volunteer projects for attendees to jump into.

You’ll also have:

  • onsite childcare
  • live captioning
  • ASL interpreters on request
  • all-gender restrooms
  • reserved wheelchair and accessibility seating
  • a quiet area
  • “no laptop” rule during talks

call for speakers: open until April 7

Meet our speakers

  • Black and white silhoutte of Sydette

    Sydette Harry

    Keynote

    Sydette Harry is a cultural critic, writer, and currently the community lead of The Coral Project. She has been published in The Establishment, dissent, Salon, and can be found on Twitter as @Blackamazon.

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