Formerly known as Start-up Week, Pioneers Festival is a gathering that celebrates entrepreneurship and start-ups. Check out this event in Vienna at the end of October. Continue reading
September promises to be an exciting month full of social media, technology, and marketing events! Anyone who knows me is aware of how much I love going to tech conferences. I do my best to hit as many as possible each year. This September I’ll be attending the always fabulous TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco. Hopefully I’ll get to see some … Continue reading
Some of the speakers at SES San Francisco 2012. Socialmedia.biz readers get 20% discount for big search gathering Guest post by Byron Gordon VP, Social Media Marketing, SEO-PR Wondering what Marissa Mayer has in store for Yahoo? It’s never a dull moment in the search and social media marketing world, and to capture the latest trends, SES conference & … Continue reading
On Thursday and Friday, about 70 thought leaders in new media gathered at the MIT Media Lab, at the invitation of the Knight Foundation, to discuss how to strengthen tools to engage citizens. Here’s our working doc on Google. (I previewed the gathering on Socialbrite.)
The ambitious undertaking was designed to inspire and facilitate on-the-ground action at the community level, beginning with this initial gathering to assess how individuals and organizations can collaborate in the months ahead to lift up our communities and make sure we have a strong foundation for citizen engagement at the local level. Continue reading
June brings us one of the busiest months of the year for social media, technology and marketing conferences. Some of the ones I’ll be following include BlogWorld New York, SMX Advanced, Netroots Nation and Personal Democracy Forum (for the politically inclined), Inbound Marketing Summit SF, OnMobile (I’ll be there), LAUNCH Education & Kids (ditto), 140 Characters, Enterprise 2.0, IABC World Conference, Aspen Ideas Festival and lots more.
Though it’s hard to make a living if you go to all of these. Continue reading
Are you a green business owner or social entrepreneur who believes you can make a positive impact in the world without going broke? Have you always longed to start a sustainable business, but you’re not quite sure how to do it or don’t know what you want to sell?
Whether you’re an aspiring social entrepreneur or already have a sustainable business you want to take to the next level, you’ll get valuable information just by attending this free virtual event series. Continue reading