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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 November Events

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 5 (Washington): Small Biz Tech Tour - Washington

Want to learn how to leverage technology as a tool to GROW your business? The tour is for business owners, entrepreneurs and business professionals who want to have fun, network and learn. Whether you know nothing about technology or know a lot, the Small Business Technology Tour is for you.

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 7-10 (San Francisco): ARMA 2010 - San Francisco

The premier event in the records and information management field, ARMA International's 55th Conference & Expo, will be held November 7-10, 2010, at the Moscone Center West in San Francisco, Calif. It's never too early to start planning for the 2010 ARMA International Conference & Expo, which delivers the resources and tools you need to better govern your information.

November 7-12 (San Jose): LISA 2010 - 24th Large Installation System Administration Conference

The Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA) has been the premier system administration conference for over 20 years. It offers an unparalled opportunity to meet and mingle with the leaders of the system administration industry. The goal of this conference is to provide attendees with the practical information they need to succeed in their jobs.

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 (Cannes): Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2010

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2010 is the industry's largest and most important annual gathering of CIOs and senior IT leaders. It delivers independent and objective content with the authority and weight of the world's leading IT research and advisory organization.

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 (Basingstoke): SharePoint 2010 and Business Intelligence Seminar

ICS Solutions and CONTEMPORARY have teamed up to offer a free half day seminar to explore how Microsoft BI solutions and Microsoft SharePoint 2010 can be brought together to enable you to streamline your organisations visions and goals, processes and performance requirements and present that data as meaningful information.

November 11 (London): SharePoint and Business Process Automation Seminar

SharePoint has been called the operating system for the business. Program Framework, a leading Microsoft Specialist partner, will deliver our seminar focusing on SharePoint and Business Process Automation. The first half of the morning will discuss SharePoint 2010 and provide an overview of the key areas of functionality and how they can provide significant benefit to your business.

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 16-18 (Washington): KMWorld & Intranets 2010

The KMWorld & Intranets Conference and Exhibition offers a wide ranging program especially focused to meet the needs of executives and strategic business and technology decision makers.

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): BizSoMe - Social Media Workshop

A hands-on social media and communications workshop produced by Richard Colback at BizSoMe and Robert Dickman at First Voice. This two-part workshop focuses on how to develop stories using the five elements of narrative and then guides attendees through how to adapt these stories to effectively leverage a variety of different social media platforms.

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 25 (Manchester): Free Intranet Roadshow: Exploring Intranet ROI & Writing a Business Case

Join us at one of our Interact Intranet Roadshow's and get expert advice on intranet ROI. You will also have the opportunity to see Interact Intranet in action and explore our customers intranets.

November 25 (London): BrightLemon Drupal Training

This Drupal course quickly gets you up to speed with building dynamic database-driven websites with Drupal. It begins with a basic introduction into the main concepts behind Content Management Systems (CMS) and the types of websites they are meant to help create. We then map these concepts onto Drupal as a CMS and take you through installation to creations of a series of websites – each one adding an additional layer of functionality.

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 2-6 (Departing from New Orleans): The Social Fresh Cruise

Imagine joining 100 of the top leaders in social media on a 4 day cruise vacation with fresh social media content being driven by Jason Keath, Ted Murphy, Lucretia Pruitt, Rich Tucker, and others. The value of strengthening key relationship, generating ideas, and creating future partnerships in the ultimate social environment is evident.

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 ([email protected])

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

December 9 (Springfield): Social:IRL - Social Media Marketing Boot Camp with Sarah Evans

Social Marketing Boot Camp with Sarah Evans: Limited tickets will be available for this unique boot camp style event with nationally renowned expert Sarah Evans. You’ll spend a full six hours of session time with Sarah, taking an in-depth look at the role of social media in marketing your business or organization.

December 13 (Miami): NCDM - The Conference for Engaging Customers Using Data & Technology

NCDM -The Conference for Engaging Customers Using Data & Technology- brings suppliers and decision makers together to find practical approaches to today's marketing challenges using customer data and technology.

January Events

January 20-21 (San Francisco): The First Annual Gamification Summit

The First Annual Gamification Summit brings together top thought leaders in game mechanics and engagement science for the first time.

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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