Conferences and cocktail parties for media professionals


TVNewser Show
TVNewser Show - Seminar & Media Job Fair Explore how social media is transforming the TV news experience and what it means for content producers and advertisers. Informative sessions and a TV job fair will allow attendees to hear predictions from experts and network with professionals in the field.
New York April 29, 2014 | Wyndham New Yorker
Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo Delve into the current and future impact of 3D printing, as well as its applications and services with leading industry experts.
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South Korea June 12-13, 2014 | Seoul, Kintex Exhibition Center
Australia July 9-10, 2014 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Hong Kong August 26-27, 2014 | Hong Kong, AsiaWorld Expo
Japan September 17-19, 2014 | Tokyo, Big Sight
California October 21-23, 2014 | Santa Clara Convention Center
Italy November 13-14, 2014 | Milan
Singapore January 27-28, 2015 | Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Germany March 3-4, 2015 | Berlin, Estrel Convention Center
New York April 27-29, 2015 | Javits Convention Center
Inside Bitcoins
Inside Bitcoins Learn how cryptocurrencies 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.
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Hong Kong June 24-25, 2014 | Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Hotel
Australia July 9-10, 2014 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Israel July 28-29, 2014 | Tel Aviv Hilton
England September 15-16, 2014 | London, The Grange
Las Vegas October 6-7, 2014 | Flamingo Hotel and Casino
Singapore January 29-30, 2015 | Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Germany March 5-6, 2015 | Berlin, Estrel Convention Center
New York April 16-17, 2015 | Javits Convention Center

Boot Camps

Freelancing 101
Freelancing 101 Create and manage your freelancing career in this upcoming online event. Learn the tricks of the trade to optimizing your writing and pitching, increasing your income, and getting the exposure you deserve.
ONLINE April 28 - May 23, 2014
Social Media 101
Social Media 101 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.
ONLINE May 13 - June 10, 2014
Social Media Strategy Boot Camp
Social Media Strategy Go beyond your existing knowledge of social media platforms in this boot camp and learn how to create a successful strategy for your brand or product. Through a series of weeklong webcasts, experts from marketing, social, and content management will provide you with the building blocks to develop your complete social media strategy.
ONLINE June 23 - July 25, 2014
Social Media 201
Social Media 201 Take the next step in your social media training and learn the advanced features and techniques for major social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram. This six-week intensive takes off where Social Media 101 left off and provides you with hands-on instruction on how to boost your personal or business-related social media presence.
ONLINE July 1 - August 5, 2014
Book Promotion & Publicity Boot Camp
Book Promotion & Publicity Boot Camp In this intensive boot camp, you will learn the publicity skills needed to ensure a successful book launch using various promotional techniques. Whether you're an author who's already working with a big publisher or are self-published, this interactive online event will teach you the best methods to launch a successful publicity campaign for your book.
ONLINE July 10 - July 31, 2014
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How to submit a speaker

To submit a speaker for consideration, please email the following materials to

  • 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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