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Mediabistro hosts a range of industry conferences, trade shows, cocktail parties, and online events designed to enhance the knowledge of media professionals and provide valuable networking opportunities. We hope you join us at one of our upcoming events!

Social Media 101
Social Media 101 Get hands-on social media training for beginners! Over five weeks, you'll hear from social media and marketing experts on how to get set up on each of the major social platforms, create meaningful content, and engage with your audience across sites.
ONLINE November 10- December 8, 2014
Freelancing 101
Freelancing 101 Manage a top-notch freelancing career! Tune into our weeklong series of webcasts, to hear experts teach you the best practices for a solid freelancing career, from the first steps of self-advertising and marketing, to building your schedule and managing clients.
ONLINE December 1- December 4, 2014
Content Marketing 101
Content Marketing 101 Get hands-on content marketing training! In our interactive series of webcasts, you'll hear from content and marketing experts as they give you tactical advice and the best practices for creating, distributing, and measuring the success of your content.
ONLINE December 8- December 12, 2014
Mediabistro Job Fair
Mediabistro Job Fair Land your next big gig! Join New York's top media companies at the Altman Building for Mediabistro's job fair. Register for this incredible opportunity to meet with hiring managers, network with other professionals and leaders in the media industry, and land your next job!
NEW YORK January 27, 2014
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To submit a speaker for consideration, please contact us here

Please include:

  • Name and background for the proposed speaker
  • The event you are submitting the speaker for, and reason why he/she is a good fit
  • Links to any appearances, previous speaking gigs, video, podcasts, or press
  • Appropriate contact information

Speakers should be submitted 90+ days prior to the event.

Please note that, due to the overwhelming number of submissions we receive, only individuals who are selected to speak will receive a reply. Although we truly appreciate all your ideas and proposals, it is simply not feasible for us to respond personally to every submission.

Mediabistro Cocktail Parties

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Networking Party in San Francisco Network with Bay Area employers -- and have a free drink on us!
When: Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where: SouthSide Spirit House, 575 Howard St, San Francisco, CA Why: To bring together the community of media professionals and allow a great opportunity to network with San Francisco employers. Drinks: One complimentary drink per person; happy hour specials Hosted by: Camille Schmidt, public relations consultant at PR Girl, Inc.

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