Join us at Camp Navarro September 8-10 for our 2017 flagship event. Held on a serene 200 acre camp surrounded by 380,000 acres of redwood forests, rivers, mountains, and ocean, we can’t think of a better location! It is an outdoor playground only a quick drive from San Francisco, and will be the perfect place to meet new friends and enjoy all the best aspects of Northern California.

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Friday, September 8


Nomadix + Project Y Films
First up: All The Places - CocoraVelo - Bikepacking the Colombian Coffee Trail 
Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8KNblCoaO4
Colombia is world class in two things, coffee and cycling. In episode one, CocoraVelo, we look at these two important and very well-aquainted industries and as they converge in a symbiosis unlike anywhere else in the world. 

Followed by:
World Debut: PROJECT-Y
Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsIyzZnh0Dg
Project Y v1 is a serious study of why humans pursue activities that challenge and push our emotional, physical, psychological, and spiritual limitations. The end result of this project will be a full-length documentary in which we hope to give the viewer a better understanding of why we test these limitations, debuted here at Outpost. 

Friday September 8, 2017 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, September 9


How Social Media Perpetuates Cliché Outdoor Photography
@YouDidNotSleepThere's Luisa Jeffrey and photographers Andrew T Kerns and Mackenzie Duncan discuss the influences of social media in outdoor photography, and how to avoid falling into the trap. Moderated by The Field founder Graham Hiemstra. Thanks to our partners at B+H Photo for helping make this happen.

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Graham Hiemstra

Founding Editor, The Field
Good Design and The Great Outdoors


Andrew Kearns

Photographer, AndrewTKearns


Saturday September 9, 2017 9:30am - 10:30am


Camping Spectrum with Overland Journal
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a car show-esque exhibit with guided tour of each camping option by Overland Journal ranging from Ultralight tents for the PCT to other extremes to like the luxury of Airstream trailers with fully decked out interiors. This will be a great opportunity for Overland to speak the virtues and best scenarios for camping rigs of all types with our partners and some just awesome set-ups we've invited to join us.


Saturday September 9, 2017 9:30am - 11:00am
RV Grove


Biomimicry + The Future
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

A design workshop and discussion around the nature of space and how we will dress in the years to come as we approach travel to Mars and beyond.

Panel will be led by, Lee Anderson of FAAR and Astronaut Yvonne Cagle, and supported by images by Reuben Wu. 

Saturday September 9, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm
Art Barn


Branded Activism with Good Magazine
How to not shy away from controversy and come to love leading the charge, hosted by Casey Caplowe founder of Good magazine.

Cyrus Sutton - https://www.instagram.com/cyrus_sutton/
Dennis Randell - VP Marketing Mountain Hardwear
Mishy Cass - Creative Director REI
Liz Whiteley - 1% for the Planet
Josh Doyle  - Uncharted Supply


Saturday September 9, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm


State of Consumer Behavior with Tech Crunch
Led by Josh Constine, Editor at large at TechCrunch a discussion about how to connect with today's consumers and what trends are affecting them. Panel includes:

Philip Otto - Otto Design Group
David Hua - Meadow
Adam Lewis - Foghorn Labs
Elizabeth Dowd - REI
Sarah Romano - G7


Saturday September 9, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm


Culture Marketing with Everfest
This panel will speak to the changing relationship and it's potential between Music + Brands led by Adrian Spinelli of Everfest with music industry representatives.

Piero Giramonti - Harvest Records
Todd Porter - VP at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners
Allison Skiff - Tour Marketing & Sponsorship at 4Fini
Hashem Bajwa - Apple Marketing + Experience
Jen Lanchart - Syncalicious
Oli Chang - Animal Feelings

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Adrian Spinelli

Senior Producer, Rocket Radio


Saturday September 9, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm


Your Brand in Crisis
Limited Capacity full
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You royally messed up (your ad was insensitive, your Tweet was offensive, your stunt was tone deaf) and the trolls have converged. What next?

This panel will look at some recent epic brand fails, how marketers tried to address the haters, and how the public reacted to the whole kerfuffle. Play along with us in a game show-style format, complete with lightning rounds. Prizes!


Saturday September 9, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Art Barn


Ingredients and Brand with Sunset Magazine
Led by Editor Angela Brassinga of Sunset Magazine a discussion to better understand how those ingredients are truly are the brand beyond the logo on the packaging.

Sean J Lovett - Revive CEO/Founder
Ramon Tamayo - Head Brewer - Anchor Steam
Chris Cosentino - Chef + Restaurant owner
Cliff Kapono phD student - pro surfer - food activist
Dan Braun - Camp Navarro  

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Angela Brassinga

Food Service Coordinator, LifeMoves


Saturday September 9, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm


Gear Junkie Journalism Check-in
Limited Capacity filling up

Saturday September 9, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Art Barn