April 2, 2012

Social media, tech & marketing events: April 2012

by JD Lasica

]This could be the most jam-packed conference month of the year — at least, that’s how it feels.

Which events listed below will you be attending? I’ll be at Where in San Francisco this week and will be following these remotely: mediaXchange, ad:tech SF, Innotech, 140 Characters, DEMO Spring, the fascinating Future of Money & Technology Summit, The Next Web, Transparency Camp and Digital Hollywood Spring. (I’ve spoken at some of these in past years.) Continue reading

March 12, 2012

O’Reilly Where: The art and business of location

by JD Lasica

  Get 20% off registration with discount code SOCIALBIZ Now in its eighth year, the O’Reilly Where Conference (formerly Where 2.0) is where the grassroots and leading-edge developers building location-aware technology intersect with the businesses and entrepreneurs seeking out location apps, platforms and hardware to gain a competitive edge. I’ll be attending again this year. Look for three full days … Continue reading

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February 1, 2012

Social media, tech & marketing events: February

by JD Lasica

Who would have guessed that February has become one of the busiest months of the year for social media, technology and marketing conferences? Look at the list of conferences below, which run the gamut from Women 2.0 Pitch to Vator Splash to Lift, Strata, TED, SMX West, Wisdom 2.0, the first SOBCon Europe and the year’s first Social Media Strategies Summit. And don’t forget Social Media Week, the multi-city global conference running Feb. 13-17. Continue reading

January 2, 2012

2012 conferences: Social media, tech & marketing

by JD Lasica

A bald eagle at Hollyhock, British Columbia, during a break in the action at Media That Matters 2011 (photo by JD Lasica). Our SuperGuide to 2012 conferences and events • NOTE: Here is our 2013 SuperGuide to social media, tech & marketing conferences. For the past five years we’ve assembled a calendar of the best social media, technology, marketing and … Continue reading

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November 1, 2011

Social media, tech & marketing events: November

by JD Lasica

Anthony Edwards at BlogWorld Expo, 2009 (photo by J.D. Lasica) Guide to events & conferences for the coming month BlogWorld Expo, Social CRM and Social Media Prom are just some of the conferences on tap for this month. Here’s our roundup of social media, tech and marketing conferences and events for the month of November. We can’t vouch for whether … Continue reading

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October 18, 2011

Welcome to the Social Revolution

by JD Lasica

Sean Parker at the Web 2.0 Summit yesterday (photo by JD Lasica)   Sean Parker, CEOs of Salesforce & eBay highlight day 1 of Web 2.0 Summit The one conference I try to make every year is the venerable Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. I’ve now been to seven out of the eight annual gatherings of entrepreneurs, Silicon Valley … Continue reading