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#TECHmunch SoCAL Food Content Creator Conference

October 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

TECHmunch Returns to Southern Calfornia for our most ambitious TECHmunch ever!  

The traveling TECHmunch Conference is returning Southern California (Oct 21) to bring you up-to-speed on everything new in recipe video, food photography and monetization. The full-day event will be packed with networking, educational sessions, tastings and demos — all designed to take your content to the next level.

Why you should attend TECHmunch

Our fast-paced, hands-on sessions will help you improve your efforts immediately – from taking better food photos to mastering Facebook Live, Instagram Stories and Snapchat. You’ll learn how to plan, shoot and syndicate content your audience will love.

Learn From Top Experts & Connect With Local Colleagues

No fluff and no heavy-handed promotion – at TECHmunch you’ll get the information you need to succeed without all the nonsense. You’ll meet top content creators and gain insights for working with brands and monetizing your content. See full agenda below. 

SoCal ONLY – Our New “Build-Your-Own-Conference”

Join TECHmunch SoCal at Canon’s new state-of-the-art Experience Center. You’ll get hands-on sessions with top photo and video experts, as well as a dozen breakout “pods” where you can get personalized, one-on-one advice about Instagram, Facebook, Podcasting, blog security. SEO and more. Don’t miss the only food blogger/influencer conference that empowers you to control what you learn.

Plus, win $5,000 at TECHmunch!

The Almond Board of California will be at TECHmunch to award a $5,000 content contract to one lucky attendee.  The contract will be a partnership to celebrate Almond Day 2018. If you’ve been thinking about how you can work with brands, this is an awesome opportunity to turbocharge your career! 

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No Arrogance. No Useless Content. No Sponsored Fluff.


Build-Your-Own Breakfast Tacos powered by Got Milk 

What’s New in SoCAL Food: Top Journalists Share Thier Perspectives

How to Produce & Distribute Mouthwatering Video

How to Optimize your Instagram & Build an Authentic Following

Lunch Sponsored by Maggianos Little Italy 

Make Old Content New Again: Make Your Own Cookbook with Cookbook Cafe

A Conversation About Facebook… with Facebook.

  • Sara Wilson (Strategic Partnerships Manager, Lifestyle, for Facebook & Instagram)
  • Moderated by Kevin Winston (Digital LA)

Working with Brands and Monetizing Your Influence

Afternoon Snack powered by the California Almond Board


You can hop from pod to pod, or go in-depth on a favorite topic

Two Food Photography Workshops Sponsored by CANON: “Do You See the Light” and “10 Simple Rules for Food Photography”

Everything You want to Know About SEO and Search 

  • Duane Forrester (VP, Industry Insights at Yext)

Everything You Want to Know About Live Streaming 

  • Joe Wilson (Host, Joe Wilson TV)

Everything You Want to Know About Shooting Recipe Videos (and Youtube Channels) 

Everything You Want to Know About Podcasting (lunch session only) 

  • Tim Street (VP of Influence and Production at Authentic)

Everything You Want to Know About Blog Security (afternoon session only) 

On-Camera Techniques for the Aspiring Web Series & Live Broadcast Hosts

  • Michelle Jones (On-Camera Expert/Producer)

Plus, check out CANON’S all-day “Ask the Photo Experts” Booth and a coupon to save on upgrading your camera gear! 

Tastings by:  

  • California Almond Board
  • Got Milk
  • Maxine’s Heavenly Cookies 


October 21, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Canon Experience Center
123 Paularino Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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