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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January Events

January 27-29 (Las Vegas): ASTD TechKnowledge 2010

Behold! All the vital information you need to make an informed decision to attend this year’s ASTD TechKnowledge® Conference & Exposition is a simple mouse-click away. We’ve put together an all-star selection of leading industry speakers covering the latest in learning technology.

January 28 (Online): DAM & Practical Asset Reuse – The Role of Taxonomy and Metadata

In this free webinar you will learn how the effective use of metadata and taxonomies in a Digital Asset Management (DAM) context can greatly enhance the reusability of your assets.

January 28 (London): Last Thursday CMS User Group

The 'Last Thursday Group' - A networking group aimed at meeting and discussing issues involved in the provision of websites and the services supporting websites. With lots of Beer and Content Management thrown in.

January 28-29 (Miami): Enterprise Social Networking 2010

Social Networking Conference 2010 Miami is expected to be the largest convention ever attended by executives from the enterprise online community industry.

January 28-30 (Orlando): ATIA 2010 Orlando

The ATIA Conference features the latest products and services, showcasing more than 125 exhibitors in one of the most comprehensive exhibitions in the industry. Meet one-on-one with leading AT suppliers to get your questions answered and get hands-on experience with the most up-to-date AT technologies.

February Events

February 1 (New Orleans): Webtrands Engage 2010

At Engage 2010, learning is a two-way street. You discover new approaches to digital marketing and ways to gather more enterprise customer intelligence through interaction with your peers and the marketing and technology experts in attendance.

February 2 (Online): Webinar: Intranets Live

Intranets Live, brought to you by the Intranet Benchmarking Forum, is the groundbreaking online monthly broadcast, unmissable for anyone who works with intranets, portals and information workplaces.

February 2 (Online): Enterprise 2.0 (Virtual) Conference 2010

At this ground breaking event, attendees will receive a comprehensive view of the strategies, applications and best practices you need to sustain a competitive advantage in today's evolving marketplace.

February 4 (San Francisco): Bay Area TYPO3 User Group

Interested in learning more about the leading Open Source Enterprise CMS? Come join the Bay Area TYPO3 Users Group.
Whether you are totally new to TYPO3 or a seasoned developer interested in networking with other TYPO3 users, this is the place to expand your skills and do a little networking.

February 4 (Online): The Vendor Landscape – Tools and Technologies Webinar

Seth Earley will discuss approaches for mapping business requirements to product functionality and ways to retain control of the vendor selection process instead of being driven by the vendor's sales process.

February 9 (London): Agile Edge - Agile for E-business

Now in its third year, this unique one-day event brings together Industry Experts and an audience from across many different Business Sectors, to discuss these questions and to provide insight into the latest in Agile and E-business thinking.

February 9-10 (Santa Clara): SDL Innovate 2010

You'll benefit from 15+ sessions delivered by peer corporations, industry analysts and SDL executives, who will share best practices and provide valuable insight into the challenges and strategies for delivering compelling content to global customers.

February 10-12 (San Francisco): SharePoint Technology Conference 2010

Planning a quick migration to Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010? Attend the SharePoint Technology Conference in San Francisco, where you’ll take workshops and technical classes – taught by Microsoft engineers and Microsoft MVPs – that will cover the new features, present migration strategies, and much much more.

February 17-21 (Las Vegas): Pink Elephant IT Service Mgmt. Conference & Exhibition Las Vegas 2010

Join Pink Elephant for the world’s largest gathering of ITSM (IT Service Management) and ITIL dedicated professionals at the industry's # 1 event. Not your usual IT talking heads! Choose from over 150 content-rich and highly informative sessions led by the best of the best.

February 17-18 (Universal City): Createasphere DAM 2010

Createasphere’s Digital Asset Management Conference and Exhibition (DAM) debuts. DAM will feature some of the most highly regarded experts working in DAM today; influencers who bring unique perspective to the conversation which is considered by many to be the topic of the next decade

February 19 (New York): paidContent 2010: Discussing the Economics of Content

Join us as we gather the senior business leaders representing publishers, content technology companies, investors, analysts, and leading members of the press and blogging community to discuss the most pressing business issue of our day.

February 22-23 (Santa Clara, CA): Virtual Edge Summit 2010

Virtual Edge Summit 2010 is the only event that focuses exclusively on providing education, training and solutions for planning and creating virtual events, meeting and communitiies. Over 2 days, dozens of experts will share their expertise with you, and be available for one-on-ones.


February 22-24 (New York): O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference

The O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference, happening February 22-24, 2010 at the Marriott Marquis Time Square in New York City, will help you navigate technological and cultural changes, and understand how to apply them to your business or organization. You'll also have the opportunity to participate in conversations that are shaping that future as often as they are describing it.

February 22-24 (Miami): Future of Web Apps (FOWA) Miami 2010

Future Of Web Apps, for Web Developers, Designers, Entrepreneurs, and anyone with an interest in the power of the Web. There’s loads going on at this year’s Miami event. You’ll hear great speakers, enjoy in depth workshops and make new contacts.

February 24-25 (Scottsdale): Building and Protecting Reputation 2010: Executive Communications and Speech-writing in the New Media Age

This conference is a short course into the dynamics of organizational reputation, and how to manage it. It is also about the role communications and public relations can and should play in helping senior management and employees build and protect your organization’s reputation.

February 25-26 (Palm Springs): Intelligent Content 2010

Intelligent Content can seem like magic as it automatically configures, assembles and then is rendered to best meet the needs of the customer but it doesn't “just happen”. It takes analysis, planning and creativity on many levels to achieve that seamless appearance of magic. Attend Intelligent Content 2010 and learn how you can create intelligent content that gives your customers a magical experience.

February 27-28 (Phoenix): EDU Research Group Arizona Conference 2010

If you are looking for that competitive edge and an opportunity to network with some of the online education industries biggest companies then the Education Research Group 2010 Conference is a must attend event. You'll find through the combination of speakers, workshops, panel discussions and networking that this event isn't one that you'll want to miss.

March Events

March 2 (London): Agile Edge - Agile for e-Business

This seminar is designed to bring together those responsible for delivering complex software and ebusiness solutions to market.

March 9-11 (Baltimore, MD): Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration

Evolution in Real Time is this year's must-attend PCC event on Gen4 collaboration, cloud-based portal and content services, social networking, Web 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0, consumerization and more. Learn how to bring your workplace, information, and processes up to real-time speed for greater efficiency.

March 9-10 (New York City): INTRANET INSIDER WORLD 2010

No folks, this is not your father's intranet.INTRANET INSIDER WORLD TOUR 2010: Unlocking Innovation and Productivity brings together thought leaders to learn, share network and brainstorm how to enhance the bottom-line value of intranets.

March 12-16 (Austin): SXSW Interactive 2010

SXSW Interactive features five days of compelling presentations from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of exciting networking events hosted by industry leaders and an unbeatable line up of special programs showcasing the best new websites, video games and startup ideas the community has to offer.

March 15-16 (San Jose): Evans Data Developer Relations Conference 2010

Get expert advice from visionary keynote speakers, gain insight from leading authorities in two exceptional tracks, network and compare notes with colleagues in other companies, share your developer program experiences, and form partnerships in this one-of-a-kind, two-day event.

March 21-24 (Seattle): WritersUA Conference for Software Assistance

Success in improving the software user experience depends on applying the right skills and technologies to maximum advantage. We've targeted this need by providing an array of sessions demonstrating effective techniques, case studies demonstrating best-in-class designs, technology updates, and much more.

March 30 - April 1 (San Jose): O'Reilly Where 2.0 2010

Now in its sixth year, the Where 2.0 Conference is where the grassroots and leading edge developers building location-aware technology intersect with the businesses and entrepreneurs seeking out location apps, platforms, and hardware to gain a competitive edge.

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