Unconference, think tank, art project.


Planning Travels
It’s the sense of connection you know and love, created, delivered, and grown for the community, by the community. We build the experience one human exchange and one solitary moment of reflection at a time. This is a literal suitcase that is traveling the country, linking us and changing us, even as we change it. 
It's a traveling suitcase waiting for interactions, experiences, and stories. It's what we make it to be and we need you to be a part of it.

Upcoming Event

Pause & Play

How do we use technology and software to get things done? What keeps us excited and wanting more?

Recent Events


Can a software platform, like English as a creole, include elements of other languages??

Stand Tall

Produced by Women Innovating Together. What do inclusion, justice, and representation in tech look like?

How do we think about coding? How do we think? 

About Pause

Want to get involved?

PauseOnError is a gathering of software developers and consultants who use Claris FileMaker. This is a SELF-ORGANIZING effort; content is created by the attendees who don't just listen to presentations: they participate in discussions, share, and make things. It's taken many forms over the years but, above all, it's just really cool to get together, share our work, get feedback and learn from each other. Check out past events for more.

A geek is someone who socializes via objects.

Past Events


Co-founders: John Sindelar, and Ernest Koe. Big props to our distinguished Steering Committee alumni: Lisette Wilson, Susan Fennema, Martha Zink, Todd Geist, Molly Connolly, Matt Navarre, Andy Gaunt, Kate Lee, Dan Weiss, and Gerald Chang.

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