Ah yes, this is indeed a glorious era for learning and networking. There are conferences and webinars coming out our ears, wifi spots a-plenty, 3G data services galore and if you're lucky, sponsored drinks at the bar.

So, what say you to some mingling? If you’d like to get out and partake in a solid (or virtual) handshake or two, our weekly events list is designed to help. Every Tuesday we plug as many relevant events as we can find into the big list and publish it, just for you.

Are we missing something? Don’t hesitate to add your event to our events calendar (view all events). And if you've got feedback on the coming events -- good or bad -- do share it in the comments below.

June Events

June 22-25 (Boston): Enterprise 2.0 Conference

The Enterprise 2.0 Conference spans four days with highly engaging workshops, keynotes and breakout sessions. The program is rich with customer examples of Enterprise 2.0 being applied in business today with tangible benefits.

June 23-26 (Amsterdam): Protégé Conference

The conference brings together researchers developing or using Protégé methodologies and tools and is the premier forum for discussion about current and future applications of the Protégé approach. The conference provides a great opportunity to appreciate the breadth of applications of the technology, to share new developments in the field, and to find out how to leverage these developments in practice.

June 24 (Los Angeles): Legal Tech West

As the premier conference and trade show for technology in the legal community, LegalTech presents cutting-edge technology: offering the latest in hardware, software, tools and services for maximizing efficiency and moving the practice of law ahead through innovative solutions.

June 24-26 (Paris): eZ Conference & Awards

The annual eZ Conference and Awards is the largest Open Source Content Management event in Europe. 2009 marks the 7th annual eZ Conference & Awards, but also the 10th Anniversary of eZ Systems as a company.

June 30 (Online): How and Why to Apply Strategy & Governance to Social Computing

Stacy Wilson, Accredited Business Communicator(ABC) and president of Eloquor Consulting, Inc., focuses her 22-years of experience on leveraging internal communication to deliver business results.

 

July Events

July 3 (London): VYRE Seminar Event - Driving Marketing Efficiency and Successful Project Implementation

This is a complimentary event. The focus will be on Marketing Resource Management, Multi-Channel Management, as well as Agile Project Management.

July 7-8 (Edmonton): Google Analytics Seminars for Success

Google Analytics Seminars for Success are officially endorsed by Google, ensuring you get the most out of this powerful business tool. Learn how to optimize online marketing, improve website performance and increase conversions.

July 13 (Denver): Joomla Beginner Training

Learn all about Joomla 1.5 and begin managing your website like a pro. You'll learn how to build a Joomla website, from content organization, optimization, working with extensions and basic web marketing.

July 16 (Online) Extending Game Design to Business Applications

Businesses embracing the game experience will position themselves at the leading edge of interactive convergence. This webinar will provide an overview of game interaction spaces, look at game design applied in real-world contexts, and survey useful interaction patterns found in games.

July 20-22 (Seattle): Web Design World

The design conference for the here and now. These days, everyone’s having to do more with less. We get that. That’s why Web Design World Seattle is all about teaching you what you need today.

July 27-August 1 (Sydney): Usability Week

Usability Week 2009 takes you beyond the typical conference experience, offering a three-day usability camp, a three-day intensive session on interaction design, and several specialized, day-long tutorials on core usability topics.

July 27 (Pheonix): Joomla Beginner Training

Learn all about Joomla 1.5 and begin managing your website like a pro. You'll learn how to build a Joomla website, from content organization, optimization, working with extensions and basic web marketing.
 

August Events

August 11-14 (San Jose): Search Engine Strategies

Each year, marketers, corporate decision makers, webmasters and search engine marketers (SEMs), including pay per click (PPC) advertisers and search engine optimization (SEO) professionals gather here to attend SES San Jose. Approximately 6,000 search and digital enthusiasts are expected in 2009. Your customers, colleagues and competition will be in attendance — will you?

August 12-13 (San Francisco): Open Source World 

LinuxWorld Conference & Expo® is expanding to become OpenSource World™ and is co-locating with Next Generation Data Center™ and CloudWorld™ to offer an end-to-end view of enterprise technology within the data center.

August 12-13 (San Francisco): Cloud World

CloudWorld will bring together the users of Web-centric software, infrastructure and services designed to drive acceptance and deployment of cloud computing in the data center.

August 17 (Reno): Joomla Beginner Training

Learn all about Joomla 1.5 and begin managing your website like a pro. You'll learn how to build a Joomla website, from content organization, optimization, working with extensions and basic web marketing.

August 24 (New Orleans): Joomla Beginner Training

Learn all about Joomla 1.5 and begin managing your website like a pro. You'll learn how to build a Joomla website, from content organization, optimization, working with extensions and basic web marketing.

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