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Battledecks! This Thursday, October 9

Published on October 5, 2014

Join us at Silver Moon Brewing on Thursday, October 9 at 6:30pm for Battledecks and the Ignite Bend 12 voting party! Grab a beer, grab the mic (sign up first, please) and let your light shine, or sit back enjoy. While you're there, be sure to cast your vote for the Ignite Bend 12 proposals you want to see on October 23 at the Tower Theatre!

What is Battledecks, anyway?
Get a taste of what the Ignite experience is like with Battledecks: a powerpoint slideshow karaoke where you ad-lib your way through slides you’ve never seen before. Inspired by similar events held at SXSW Interactive, Battledecks is a fast-paced, fun, laugh riot where “contestants” have to put together a presentation on the fly as slides are randomly projected for their confusion and the delight of the audience.

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