Dad 2.Opinions 2017: How’d We Do?

by dad2summit on February 20, 2017

Right now is truly the most important phase of Dad 2.0 Summit: evaluation. We’re grateful to everyone who has responded to the post-conference survey currently wedged in your inboxes, and we’re also keeping track of your post-conference blog posts here. All candid feedback, both complimentary and “constructive,” is extremely helpful. This is your conference, and we want it to grow with the community as much as possible to make Dad 2.018 in New Orleans the best yet.

Below is a list of the recaps we’ve seen. If we missed you (or you post something subsequently), drop us a line at info [at] dad2summit [dot] com, post it to our Facebook page, or give it a Twitter shout-out, and we’ll be sure to add you to the list:



FoF: Counting down to NOLA ’18

February 17, 2017

Attendees, Speakers, and Sponsors of Dad 2.017, lend us your ears! The sixth Dad 2.0 Summit is committed to history, and we couldn’t be more pleased, inspired, and downright jazzed about the entire experience. Thanks to each of you, whether you braved extraordinary travel disruptions and came to San Diego or just followed along online, […]

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Join us Friday night for Dad Voices

February 9, 2017

If you’re a fan of our weekly Porchlight Posts segment of our Fatherhood On Friday posts, you know we value dads’ writing. About mostly anything. And if you’re as big a fan of the MOTH StorySLAM as we are, you know the format that Dad Voices will take. Basically, it’s an open mic event, where attendees […]

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The Dad 2.017 Sponsor Guide to Who’s Doing What

February 7, 2017

Welcome to Summit Week! If you’ve been reading our newsletters, Facebook updates, tweets, and Instagram shares, then you’re aware of just how packed our conference schedule is. That’s why we’re here to help with this quick summary of what Dad 2.017’s sponsors are up to. Dove Men+Care Returning Title Sponsor Dove Men+Care is all about the #RealStrength of […]

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It’s Hashtag Heaven in 2-0-1-7

February 6, 2017

If you’re looking to give our sponsors some social media love, it’s important to use the official #dad2summit hashtag in addition to the respective hashtags dedicated to each sponsor of Dad 2.017. As in, completely important. Hashtags measure engagement, hashtags identify you as a supporter, and hashtags make the social media world go round. Say no […]

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San Diego on Sunday: Go!

February 5, 2017

UPDATE: If you’re hanging around the area on Sunday (and we recommend you do), we’ve arranged transportation to a couple of nearby attractions we think you’ll really enjoy! We’ve also arranged pick-up times (see below) for both activities. Each activity can accommodate 30 people, so please use the links below to sign-up for the activity […]

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FoF: San Diegans celebrating six sensational Summits

February 3, 2017

This is it, folks! The last Fatherhood on Friday before Dad 2.017, and we couldn’t be more excited. In just six short sleeps, we’ll all be slipping into something a little warmer (San Diego), loving lamps, staying classy, and speaking of life and lessons through the fatherhood lens. It’s a damn good time. If you […]

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LEGO Systems Inc. is back … in black*!

February 2, 2017

(* And sometimes very, very dark grey.) By now, you’re as accustomed to seeing the LEGO team at Dad 2.0 as you are an overflowing bin of their iconic bricks in your kid’s toy shelf—and/or scattered all over the floor. This year, LEGO Systems and Dad 2.0 are taking advantage of a little cinematic serendipity, […]

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Meet HGTV’s Josh Temple, and join the Rheem All Star team!

February 2, 2017

If you met Dad 2.017 Official Sponsor Rheem when they sponsored us in DC last year, you know they’re a leading manufacturer of HVAC products and the No. 1 water heater brand in America. And this year, they’re hosting an open casting call for Dad 2.0 Summit attendees to join their new ambassador program! Do you […]

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The Official Dad 2.017 Shirt, from fodada!

February 2, 2017

Remember last year, when we celebrated our fifth conference with our first official t-shirt? They turned out to be a whale of a success, and we started seeing them pop up all over the world. We wanted to build on that this year, and thanks to our friends at fodada, we think we have: This is the […]

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