Ah yes, this is indeed a wonderful era for learning and networking. There are conferences and webinars coming out our ears, hotspots a-plenty and if you're lucky, sponsored drinks at the bar.

Our weekly events list is designed to help you plan ahead. And if we've missed something, don’t hesitate to add your event to our industry events calendar.


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October Events

October 21-22 (Huntsville, AL): Cabinet NG Collaborate 2010

The Collaborate Conference is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect with the people, products, and trends at the forefront of the document management industry.

October 22 (San Francisco): Social Media Monitoring Conference

Monitoring Social Media will bring together leading brands, PR and marketing experts to discuss the latest ideas, trends and techniques in social media monitoring and measurement. Though a series of presentations, panels and expert-led discussions, we will explore the critical issues that marketers and PR professionals are facing in their efforts to monitor their social media interactions.

October 22-23 (Petaluma): SocialBizWorld

SocialBizWorld is a 2-day Social Media and Web 2.0 business conference for private and public-sector business executives, leaders, managers, employees and consultants looking for insightful speakers, hands-on workshops, in-depth discussions and real-world examples to move their business forward with new media.

October 25 (Washington, DC): Semantic Integration for Life Science

A half day seminar to examine the challenges of data and taxonomy harmonization and integration in Healthcare and Life Sciences. While the cases studied will be from the healthcare/life sciences industries any organization that is coping with growth and change in the global marketplace will be able to relate to and learn from the examples studied in this session.

October 25 (San Francisco): FailCon - Embracing Mistakes Conference

You aren’t a real entrepreneur until you’ve had to deal with failure, and recovering from it – financially emotionally and practically – can be challenging. Hear how major players in the industry have dealt with failure, recovered from it, and kept a positive, tenacious, and energetic attitude through it all.

October 25-28 (Washington, DC): Information Organization and Access Certification Training 

This is a 4 day intensive study of the best practices for optimizing findability and enterprise search drawn not only from the 50,000 members of the Association for Information and Image Management world-wide but also, and importantly, from our own extensive experience consulting on these issues in real world client situations.

October 25-31 (Bristol): Plone Conference - Bristol 2010

Organized by Netsight Internet Solutions, the Plone Conference 2010 promises to bring together developers, designers, end users and business people. 

October 26 (San Jose): SocialTech 2010

SocialTech 2010 brings together the visionaries and experts who are using the power of social media to transform the way that B2B technology companies market their products and services.

October 26-27 (San Francisco): PayPal X Innovate 2010 Developer Conference

PayPal X is the first truly open global payments platform. It's the tools and resources that'll help you change the future of money. Be part of the only gathering of its kind: the best and brightest minds buzzing and crafting the future of money, literally changing the way the world pays

October 27-28 (Vancouver): Social Intranet Summit

Join intranet managers, social software practitioners, and enterprise thought leaders on October 28, 2010 for a day of inspiring presentations, practical advice, and great networking in beautiful Vancouver, Canada.

October 27-29 (Washington, DC): Advanced New Media Strategies for Federal Government

This event will showcase 15 federal perspectives on different strategies government agencies can implement to comply with the Obama Administration’s Open Government Directive.

October 28 (London): International Search Summit

The International Search Summit will focus once again on international and multilingual search marketing topics and offer delegates insight and advice on how to effectively develop and manage international online campaigns.

October 28 (London): Reducing Project Costs with Microsoft Project Server & Project Professional 2010

The seminar provides an excellent opportunity to interact with both our Enterprise Project Management (EPM) and Microsoft Project Server experts.

October 28 (New York City): Gimmal Seminar: Legal, Records and Technology Experts Share Their SharePoint 2010 Experiences

Join us for this complimentary seminar where experts in Legal, Records and Technology bring together proven strategies and a demonstration of the tools you need to accelerate the benefits of enterprise content and records management with Microsoft SharePoint 2010.

November Events

November 1 (New York City): Social Media for Sustainability Conference

The 2010 Social Media for Sustainability conference will follow the successful first year conference in San Francisco, held on October 19th, 2009. The second year event will bring together an anticipated 400 corporate leaders, social entrepreneurs, activists, and other key thought-leaders for a full day of interactive case studies.

November 1-4 (Boston): People 2010 – Saba Global Summit

Saba Global Summit is Saba’s annual user conference, which offers customers and partners the exciting opportunity to learn about the latest trends in collaborative people management, while participating in detailed training on Saba’s entire suite of products and services. This year we are focusing on ensuring that best practices, tips and tricks, and innovative uses of Saba are conveyed throughout the event in the keynote sessions, breakout sessions, hands-on training, and the networking activities that have been scheduled.

November 1-4 (Las Vegas): DotNetNuke Connections '10

Whether you are a user, developer, web designer, or other open source community member, DotNetNuke Connections '10 is the place to learn about the latest developments in the DotNetNuke ecosystem.

November 1-4 (Santa Clara): Cloud Expo Silicon Valley (7th Cloud Expo)

Delegates will leave 7th Cloud Expo with dramatically increased understanding of the entire scope of the cloud computing spectrum, from storage to security.

November 2-3 (Berlin): Day Ignite - Berlin 2010

Day Ignite is the one place where you can mingle with fellow content management professionals, discover what's possible with Day Software and get a sneak peek of what's coming in CQ 5.4!

November 2-3 (Hollywood, FL): BlueGlass FL Marketing Conference 2010

BlueGlass FL is an online marketing conference featuring today’s leaders in the Social Media, Search Marketing & Venture Capital industries. BlueGlass combines cutting edge educational seminars where high profile industry experts discuss the latest trends and strategies along with impactful networking events where attendees will build contacts, gain resources and leave with a wealth of knowledge.

November 2-4 (Aarhus): J. Boye Conference Aarhus 2010

A sales-pitch free environment with focused two-way sessions and ample opportunity to engage in dialogue with fellow web practitioners and the most influential experts in the fields of web and intranet.

November 3 (Frankfurt, Germany): viscom tec.10 conference

The viscom tec.10 conference focuses upon how to create a customer focused experience with technology.

November 3-4 (New York City): Alfresco Developer Conference NYC

Here’s your chance to sharpen your Alfresco technical skills, learn what’s new and network with other community members at our inaugural Alfresco Developer Conference. You can expect two packed days of Alfresco immersion delivered by some of the engineers and visionaries behind our technology.

November 3-4 (Noordwijk aan Zee, Netherlands): Virtualisation & Cloud Computing Executive Summit

The 3rd in our series of Netherlands targeted Virtualisation & Cloud Executive Summits brings together senior executives and analysts to network and learn from the latest case studies and develop their own nimble 'on demand' infrastructure.

November 3-5 (San Francisco): DevLearn|10 E-Learning Conference & Expo

DevLearn|10 is the super-charged conference and expo for those involved in the design, development, or management of e-Learning.

November 3-5 (Washington, DC): Cyber Security Readiness Summit

This conference will bring together Government, Industry and Academia to discuss the ways in which we can begin to take a more long-term, holistic approach to Cyber Security Readiness.

November 4-6 (Savannah): Geekend 2010

Geekend is the interactive conference phenomenon you have been waiting your whole life for. Geekend is your chance to interact with people taking the tech and creative industries by storm.

November 5 (San Francisco): New Media Film Festival - Market & Forum

The New Media Film Festival brings you the Best of New Media with What's New & What's Next…And honors stories worth telling.

 November 7-10 (Orlando): Ektron's Worldwide Customer Conference: Synergy 2010

Ektron Inc., a Web content management, social software and marketing optimization solution provider, today announced that its fourth annual customer conference – Synergy 2010 – will be held this year at the Lowes Portofino Bay Hotel in Orlando, Florida from November 7th through the 10th.

November 7-12 (Washington, DC): Open Text Content World 2010

Network with fellow users and Open Text product experts, learn technical tips and business how-to's, and discover Open Text's ECM strategy and vision—all in the award-winning Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center just minutes outside Washington, DC.

November 8-11 (Santa Clara): Enterprise 2.0 Conference, Santa Clara

See the latest collaboration tools and technologies and learn from thought leaders in Enterprise 2.0’s comprehensive conference.

November 8-11 (Las Vegas): PubCon 2010

 When it comes to creating marketing buzz online, webmasters pretty much invented the concept. PubCon is four days of leading edge education and networking in over 90 sessions featuring 200 expert speakers in Social Media, Affiliate Programs, Search, and SEO/SEM.

November 9 (San Francisco): The Bees Awards

Agencies and advertising brands are invited to The Bees Awards – 1st international social media competition for marketing professionals. 20 judges from 13 different countries will gather at the Legion of Honor to grant recognition to the best industry practices.

November 9-10 (Silicon Valley): Attensity Engage Conference

This two-day conference is designed to bring together colleagues, industry luminaries and Attensity experts to exchange ideas, successes, best practices and challenges surrounding Social CRM strategies and their practical daily use.

November 10 (Boston): Marketing analytics: Acquire the knowledge to control performance

This conference is designed for all those in Marketing, Customer Insight, Customer Intelligence, Market Intelligence, Competitive Intelligence, Market Research and Database Analysis interested in knowing how to understand better what the data are telling them and how that knowledge will impact organizations.

November 11 (San Francisco): Social Media Prom

Social Media Prom, presented by @FunnyOrDie, is for anyone and everyone who didn’t have a chance to go to prom. Or maybe you did, but you were the wallflower, someone poured punch down your dress, or gave you a wedgy and hung you from a locker. This is your chance to shine, and relive what you may not have been able to experience from the backseat of the car or behind the bleachers.

November 11-12 (Bangalore): Business Technology Summit 2010

Tracks at Business Technology Summit 2010 cover various aspects of Cloud Computing and SOA and Web Services.

November 12-14 (Berlin): TikiFest Berlin 2010

A tradition in the Tiki community, a TikiFest is a meeting between Tiki community members (that usually only meet online). This is an opportunity to socialize, code and discuss about wiki technology and culture, etc.

November 15-19 (Online): UP! 2010 - Cloud Computing Conference

This conference is an annual review of cloud computing developments, on the cloud's impact on world economy and society, and an aggregation point for the study of future trends.

November 15-16 (Los Angeles): Henry Stewart DAM Conference 2010 Los Angeles

The Henry Stewart DAM events, held in New York, London, Chicago and Los Angeles, highlight all the important issues from the fundamentals of how to get started with a DAM solution to the latest developments in DAM technology and processes.

November 17 (Manchester): Interact Intranet Partner Program Event

Join us at the Interact Intranet Partner event and learn more about Interact Intranet and how you can share in the success of the UK's most popular intranet product.

November 17 (Phoenix): Arizona Entrepreneurship Conference

In the current environment, some companies will still come out stronger than before. Has your business suffered? Have you been laid off? Are you trying to grow in difficult circumstances? Here at AZEC10, we’ve got your back.

November 17-18 (Paris): Nuxeo World, Paris 2010

We invite you to network with peers, engage the Nuxeo team and add your input to the future of Enterprise Content Management. Learn how to derive even greater value from your current deployment.

November 17-18 (Raleigh): Internet Summit 2010

Join over 1000 Internet Executives, senior marketers, entrepreneurs and investors at Internet Summit 2010 for expert content on opportunities and trends created by web innovation.

November 18 (San Francisco): Amplify

Calling all women in technology! Vator, a leading platform for innovators and entrepreneurs to connect and learn from one another, and Girls in Tech, a social network for women in technology, are holding their first event, Amplify, to recognize women-led startups.

November 18 (San Francisco): TWTRCON SF 2010

Real-time tools are transforming business, government and non-profits. At TWTRCON SF 2010, you’ll see case studies and learn best practices from leading organizations that are using the real-time web to deliver bottom-line results.

November 18-19 (Dublin): t44u CMS User Conference

t44u is enterprise Web Content Management company TERMINALFOUR's Global User Conference. Now in its 3rd year, t44u brings together TERMINALFOUR Site Manager users and developers from around the world.

November 28-29 (Berlin): Employee Portal Evolution Masters 2010

The first annual “Employee Portal Evolution Masters” in Berlin will discuss strategic approaches to the handling and management of complex Intranets & Employee portals in rapid changing digital environment.

November 29-30 (Maastricht, Netherlands): Medicine 2.0 2010

Medicine 2.0 is the annual open, international conference on Web 2.0 applications in health and medicine, also known as the World Congress on Social Networking and Web 2.0 Applications in Medicine, Health, Health Care, and Biomedical Research.

November 29-30 (Birmingham): Virtualisation & Cloud Computing Executive Summit UK

The 4th in our UK series of Virtualisation & Cloud Executive Summits brings together senior executives and analysts to network and learn from the latest case studies and develop their own nimble 'on demand' infrastructure.

November 30 - December 1 (London): Apps World 2010

Apps World, a two day event taking place on the 30th November & 1st December at Olympia 2, has been designed to create a unique platform to bring together the next generation of this rapidly developing sector.

November 30 - December 2 (London): Online Information 2010

Online Information covers 6 core segments: Content Resources, ePublishing Solutions, Library Management, Content Management, Search Solutions and Social Media, providing an annual meeting place for this global industry.

November 30 - December 2 (Boston): Gilbane Conference - Boston - 2010

The Gilbane Conference is organized into 4 tracks so whether you are in marketing, IT, a business unit, or an internal function, you will be able to get the information you need TODAY.

December Events

December 2 (Amsterdam): GX Connect 

GX Connect 2010 is the ultimate Networking Event for e-business professionals, online marketers, digital marketers and content professionals.

December 6-7 (Los Angeles): LA Mobile Entertainment Summit

The LA Mobile Entertainment Summit is brought to you by the producers of the widely acclaimed 3D Entertainment Summit, this high level strategy and networking event will explore all facets of the mobile entertainment industry.

December 8-10 (Reno): Social Media at Reno Tahoe (SM@RT)

Join professionals from marketing, tourism, gaming, service industries and nonprofits in Reno-Tahoe’s amazing ski country for Social Media at Reno Tahoe (SM@RT), one of the best values of any similar national conference in 2010.

January Events

January 20-22 (Mumbai): Click Asia Summit 2011

The LA Mobile Entertainment Summit is brought to you by the producers of the widely acclaimed 3D Entertainment Summit, this high level strategy and networking event will explore all facets of the mobile entertainment industry.

January 24-27 (Orlando): 6th Annual Call Center Week Summit

IQPC’s Call Center Week Summit provides the premiere opportunity for learning and networking among Call Center executives. By leveraging innovative learning formats, the Call Center Week Summit brings together Call Center experts to share their knowledge and experience.

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