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Vida Vegan Conference

First Vida Vegan Conference for bloggers to be held in Portland.

Vida Vegan, a conference for vegan bloggers featuring workshops, panels, discussions, lectures, and more, will be held for the first year in Portland, Ore. The conference, scheduled for August 26 to 28, 2011, aims to bring together bloggers from all over in order to explore the ever-growing practice of vegan blogging. The conference was organized by the bloggers behind Epicurious Vegan, Get Sconed!, and Vegtastic Voyage, and speakers will include vegan cookbook author Isa Chandra Moskowitz. Bloggers and other people interested in signing up to attend can now do so at the conference’s website.

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