Conferences and cocktail parties for media professionals
Delve into the current and future impact of 3D printing, as well as its applications and services with leading industry experts.
July 10-11, 2013 | Chicago, McCormick Place Convention Center
September 16-18, 2013 | San Jose, DoubleTree Hotel Convention Center
October 1-2, 2013 | Singapore, Marina Bay Sands
April 3-4, 2014 | New York City, Javits Convention Center
Develop a campaign strategy that will optimize results by increasing your presence, engagement, and sales.
Learn how virtual currencies are taking off, with processing systems becoming more reliable and traditional merchants adopting new forms of payment. Join entrepreneurs, investors, and finance professionals to explore what business opportunities are on the horizon.
Over 4 weeks, work one-on-one with our supportive advisors to refine your job search strategy, get guidance and inspiration from world class speakers, and network with hundreds of peers.
Break into copy editing with the best in the business. Learn copy editing skills, master a copy test, and get freelance work in our online event and workshop.
Get up and running on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google+ with hands-on training from experts. Watch live how-to sessions, work one-on-one with an advisor throughout the week, and complete assignments tailored to your personal goals.
September 12 - October 10, 2013
Hands-On Public Relations Insights to Improve your PR Campaigns
September 17 - October 8, 2013
Explore the opportunities and challenges jointly impacting both corporate business leaders and technologists at the world's largest, most authoritative conference on semantic technology and business.
September 18-19, 2013 | Kalkscheune
New York City
October 1-3, 2013 | New Yorker Hotel
June 1-4, 2014 | DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose
Use a social media marketing strategy to drive sales and engagement. Over 8 weeks, you'll learn from social media thought leaders in live keynote sessions and work with an advisor to create your own strategy in this hybrid course and event.
October 17 - November 21, 2013
Gain real-world insight and a thorough understanding of the fundamental concepts, tools, and solutions which are key to the rapidly emerging area of social gambling and gaming.
November 21, 2013 | 200 Aldersgate - St Paul's
December 10-11, 2013 | MGM Grand Las Vegas
Tackle key issues and explore new opportunities facing social and mobile apps, including marketing, monetization, app and game design, and distribution on established and emerging platforms with today's leading developers.
New York City
December 2-3, 2013 | New Yorker Hotel
Identify the best tools, apps, research, and advertising trends across the Facebook and mobile social landscape to effectively incorporate them your marketing strategy and social media initiatives.
New York City
December 4, 2013 | New Yorker Hotel
Discover how social media is changing the television industry through Twitter, Facebook, apps, and social platforms. Join TV execs, producers, marketers, social media experts, and social TV entrepreneurs as we look at the future of social TV.
December 13, 2013 | Marina del Rey Marriott
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How to submit a speaker
To submit a speaker for consideration, please email the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Biography and headshot of 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.
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Mediabistro Book Club
Mediabistro is proud to announce the Mediabistro Book Club, where authors can highlight their latest work to cocktail party attendees. At each event, four authors will mingle and share drinks with mediabistro.com's influential audience and read a two minute selection from their work.
To be considered, please apply at least two months prior to the party you would like to be included in. You will be notified of your acceptance one month prior to the party. Parties will be held quarterly and co-hosted by Mediabistro GalleyCat editors. One application per literary work, please.
For authors selected, Mediabistro will:
- Mention author in party email invitation (over 30,000 sent) and on the event listing with a link to the author's website
- Photograph the event and post all pictures to Flickr -- follow up email will have a link to the Flickr site
- 7:00-7:30 Cocktails & mingling
- 7:30-8:15 Readings
- 8:15-9:00 More mingling with media peers
To apply, click on the party you would like to be chosen for:
- There are no parties at this time.
Mediabistro Book Club past featured authors: Jen Adams, Jennifer Abernethy, Andrew Altschul, Nelson Aspen, Toby Ball, Sanjiv Bhattacharya, Barbara Browning, Jamie Cat Callan, Thomas Chatterton Williams, Susie DeFord, David Farley, Margaret Floyd, Jonathan Franklin, Melissa Ford, Steve Friedman, Richard Grossman, Judy Gruen, Gar Anthony Haywood, Jane Hodges, Carl Hoffman, Abigail Johnson Dodge, Caitlin Kelly, Nicola Kraus, Grace Krilanovich, Jim Krusoe, Shana Mahaffey, Joseph Mattson, Suzanne McGee, Emma McLaughlin, Jillian Medoff, Lisa Napoli, Alix Ohlin, Alex Palmer, Victoria Patterson, Kitty Pilgrim, Nicole Porter, Joanne Rocklin, Emily Rogan, Douglas Rushkoff, Susan Schneider, Joel Schwartzberg, Karen Stabiner, Kio Stark, Alix Strauss, Francis Tapon, Tere Tereba, Laura Vanderkam, Amy Whitaker, Kara Whitely, Ben H. Winters, Denis Wood, and Susan Wright
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