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Featured Event

(Webinar) A Critical Look at Social Intranets -- Hype or Important Change Agent?

Is the social intranet where real work gets done, or is it simply the virtual water cooler where lunch dates are made? Join Forrester Research and Socialtext on Wednesday January 26th at 2pm EST for a review of key intranet changes and modern case studies (register here for this free event).

January Events

January 13 (Webinar): CMIS: What Is It and Where Is It Going?

Join CM Pros as we look at CMIS and discuss what it is, where it is going, and where it needs to go in the future. We will look at use cases, vendor support, and gaps within the current CMIS standard.

January 13 (New York City): New York Metro Sitecore User Group

mindSHIFT Technologies is sponsoring a meeting of the New York Metro Sitecore User Group on Thursday, January 13th at The Microsoft Offices, New York, at 9:00 AM.

January 13-14 (Wilmington): BizTech Conference and Expo

The BizTech Conference & Expo is a two-day event on Jan. 13th and 14th at the new Wilmington Convention Center featuring the region's most successful people in business and technology.

January 13-14 (Washington, DC): Social Media for Pharma

Marcus evans invites you to attend the Social Media for Pharma Conference. Hear from your peers firsthand on how the new FDA guidance will mandate your social media strategies.

January 20 (London): SMART Social Media for Business

What are the threats surrounding social media and are they offset by the realistic potential for business growth? With speakers from Twitter, Adidas, Nokia, The Times, Yahoo! & Lauren Rubin from Mashable, this is your chance to hear from the global leaders in social media strategy to find out how to mitigate risks whilst capitalizing on the vast opportunities.

January 20 (Washington, DC): The Social Graph Clinic Workshop

The Social Graph Clinic is a one-day, intensive workshop that takes an adroit and sober examination of social media’s platforms and best practices.

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 (Washington, DC): What's Next DC Marketing Conference

This is not just a conference, it is an experience. Come prepared and energized to learn and share with other Marketing, Public Relations, Advertising, and Communication Professionals!

January 24 (London): Digital Content Monetization 2011 Mobile Summit

Mobile is one of the fastest growing platforms in the consumer space, yet is proving one of the most difficult to monetise. Sign up for the Mobile Summit to find out how leading experts from across Europe are generating revenue through this channel, and how you can apply the lessons they have learnt to .

January 24 (London): DCM Europe's KidContent Summit

Catering to the children's market is notoriously difficult, and with online security front of mind for parents, creating a suitable environment for kids, teens and tweens is creating a challenge for content owners. Hear how senior execs from leading content owners are getting maximum brand equity and revenue opportunities from this critical market.

January 24-26 (London): Digital Content Monetisation Europe

Digital Content Monetisation Europe is the only event to examine the hot issue in european media: how to drive sustainable revenue from multi-platform content.

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.

January 24-27 (San Francisco): Emerging Media Conference

The Emerging Media Conference is one of the largest and unique of its kind, welcoming the New Year with an opportunity to view and experience the latest in technology advances and upcoming product roll outs.

January 24-28 (Munich): OOP 2011 Conference: Foundations for Flexibility

Join 3000 of our colleagues at what historically has been one of the most respected software development related conferences in the world.

January 26 (Online): Webinar: A Critical Look at Social Intranets: Hype or Critical Change Agent?

Many companies believe the next generation intranet is social. Embracing a robust set of social media tools, the social intranet enables a more informed, engaged and productive workforce. Join Forrester Research and Socialtext on Wednesday January 26th at 2pm EST for an examination of what constitutes a social intranet and how modern examples are or are not living up to the hype.

January 27 (Waltham, MA): Isovera's Drupal Essentials

This workshop offers something for everyone. Day 1 introduces Drupal – its functionality, benefits, and myriad ways to customize the software to suit your needs. We also roll up our sleeves and get some hands-on experience. Day 2 continues the hands-on side of things - expanding your knowledge to work on it yourself or make informed decisions when staff or consultants are implementing it.

January 27 (London): SharePoint 2010 Overview Seminar - Soho London

The SharePoint 2010 overview seminar gives you a high level introduction to everything you need to know to succeed with SharePoint 2010 in your organisation.

January 27 (London): SharePoint 2010 Social Computing and Collaboration Seminar - London

The Social Computing and Collaboration SharePoint 2010 seminar is focused on 'People'. That’s what business is about. At this seminar you will understand how SharePoint Server 2010 can unlock innovation and creativity, and improve the performance and productivity of your teams. 

January 31 - February 2 (Miami): Email Evolution Conference 2011

At this tried-and-true event, the name says it all. For the past three years, we've focused on the ever-changing and evolving world of email marketing, providing you with the best ways to capitalize on the high ROI this low-cost communication tool can provide both on its own, and integrated with social, search, mobile, video and other email enhancers.

January 31 - February 3 (Toronto): Social Media for Government

Attend the Advanced Learning Institute’s 23rd updated forum on Social Media for Government: How To Engage Your Employees & Citizens By Using The Latest Web 2.0 Technologies To Drive Communication Results, to learn how to incorporate social media into your communications & marketing plans & leverage the latest interactive Web 2.0 tools & techniques to advance your organizational goals.

January 31 - February 3 (Orlando): FETC 2011: K-12 Education Technology Conference

Register now to attend FETC 2011, the country’s premier K-12 education technology conference. This unique event has earned an international reputation for the excellence of its conference content, and unparalleled opportunities to meet, problem-solve and be inspired by education technology pioneers.

February Events

February 1-3 (San Diego): Green Data Center Conference

The Green Data Center Conference San Diego will analyze new technology that will not only benefit our environment, but also save organizations money and increase efficiency.

February 1-3 (Santa Clara): O'Reilly Strata Conference

Bringing together decision-makers, practitioners, and leading vendors from enterprise and the web, Strata will provide three days of training, breakout sessions, and plenary discussions, along with an expo hall showcasing the new data ecosystem.

February 2 (New York City): Seminar: Is your firm running SharePoint, or is SharePoint running wild?

Learn key governance best practices and tools to get your SharePoint site under control. Increase the success, stability and security of SharePoint by managing its use more effectively.

February 2-3 (Newport, South Wales): Information Security Executive Summit (EMEA)

The Information Security Executive Summit is Europe’s foremost conference for senior IT executives, analysts and vendors to network, discuss and learn about the latest developments in the all important subject of information security strategy and technology.

February 2-3 (San Francisco): Conversational Commerce Conference (C3)

Opus Research’s Conversational Commerce Conference (C3) brings together a diverse array of interested groups and stakeholders to discuss the new social media landscape and its joint impact on marketing and customer care.

February 4 (Atlanta): SoCon11: Five Year Celebration and Conference

The two day SoCon11 event kicks off Friday night at the historic Carter Center complete with music, gourmet dinner buffet, and cash bar. Following is a day of networking and break-out sessions with some of the biggest names in digital media.

February 7-9 (Las Vegas): Future of Web Apps Conference - Las Vegas - 2011

The Future of Web Apps is a conference for web developers and entrepreneurs. You'll learn about cutting-edge tech and exciting new ideas. Follow @fowa on twitter for updates.

February 7-9 (New York City): ePharma Summit 2010

Now in its 10th year, the ePharma Summit is going to be bigger than ever. We are looking ahead to new trends and opportunities in digital marketing with unparalleled insight from leading industry innovators.

February 7-10 (Orlando): ARC World Industry Forum: Driving Innovation, Sustainability, and Performance

ARC’s 2011 World Industry Forum: Driving Innovation, Sustainability and Performance will take place at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld! This forum will focus on challenges that will help you develop winning strategies.

February 8-10 (San Francisco): The Social Media Strategies Summit

With in-depth case studies from the nuts and bolts to micro-blogging and sustaining online communities, you leave with a refreshed vision to take your marketing plan to the next level for 2011 and beyond.

February 14 (Barcelona): The Mobile Premier Awards

The Mobile Premier Awards are among the most influential events in the mobile industry and the point of reference in early-stage innovation during the Mobile World Congress.

February 14-15 (New York City): O’Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference (TOC)

This premiere event provides an unparalleled opportunity for stakeholders from across the book publishing and tech industries to network, share ideas, engage in lively debate, and consider the many issues we face individually and collectively 

February 14-17 (Berlin): USEUCOM i3T Conference & Exposition

This comprehensive event brings together military and civilian professionals, directorates, service components, academia, and private industry to build relationships, discuss future competencies, and focus on global security and stability.

February 14-18 (San Francisco): RSA Information Security Conference 2011

RSA Conference is the most comprehensive forum in information security offering enterprise and technical professionals one-stop learning. Learn about the latest trends and technologies, get access to new best practices, and gain insight into the practical and pragmatic perspectives on the most critical technical and business issues facing you today.

February 15 (London): SharePoint 2010 Overview Seminar - London

The SharePoint 2010 overview seminar gives you a high level introduction to everything you need to know to succeed with SharePoint 2010 in your organization.

February 15 (London): SharePoint 2010 Internet Development Seminar

This SharePoint 2010 Internet Development seminar discusses the use of SharePoint Server 2010 to manage your web site(s).

February 16 (New York City): PR News Social Media Bootcamp

This one-day PR News workshop will focus on how to create the best strategy for a company’s social media presence, how to be sure it is integrated with the company’s overall communication presence and what its audiences want and need from the brand, and—ultimately—how a social media infrastructure can be created that can expand to new places online as its audiences migrate.

February 16-17 (Berkeley): Content Marketing Strategies Conference

The conference will reveal through real-world case studies how to use content marketing to increase business and explore the future of this extremely powerful marketing tool. Bring your challenges and your strategy needs, and we’ll address your issues throughout this two-day event.

February 16-18 (Palm Springs): Intelligent Content Conference 2011

Now in its third year, the conference is an annual meeting of thought leaders and practitioners dedicated to improving the findability, usability, adaptability and delivery of content to a wide variety of users, when, where and how they need it.

February 23 (Portland): SearchFest Internet Marketing Conference

Join hundreds of your online marketing peers for the Fifth Annual SearchFest Internet Marketing Conference in Portland on February 23, 2011.

February 25-27 (Los Angeles): SCALE 9x - Southern California Linux Expo

The premier Open Source conference in the U.S., now in its 9th year, will have content for everyone! If you're looking to learn, you can choose talks from the developer's track, the new sysadmin track, the beginner track, or one of the two general interest tracks.

February 27 - March 1 (Palm Desert): DEMO Spring 2011: Emerging Technology and Trends

Attend DEMO Spring 2011 and you’ll have access to this exceptional group of global innovators, be the first to see 70 new product demonstrations and 30 AlphaPitch presenters, test drive products, and network with leading venture capitalists and angel investors, CEOs, dealmakers, entrepreneurs and demonstrators.

February 28 - March 1 (Sydney): Social Media Marketing - The Way Forward

This event enables marketers to develop and manage a sound strategy for your ongoing and future social media marketing projects, with practical and valuable insights shared by some of the most successful brands and campaign creators in both B2C and B2B social media marketing.

February 28 - March 2 (Los Angeles): Digital Content Monetization West Conference

With DCM 2010 taking place in New York in October, DCM West kicks off in January 2011 and examines how companies across film, TV, games, sports, publishing and music can ensure sustainable monetization of high-value digital content. 

March Events

March 1 (Washington, DC): PR Measurement Conference

Measuring your PR activities has never been more critical for communicators. Whether it's making the case for PR, measuring engagement with your key stakeholders, or allocating resources on Twitter and Facebook, how you spend your time, money and resources is arguably the most important part of your job.

March 1-2 (Washington): Delivering SharePoint Success Mentoring Workshop

In this interactive workshop, Dux will mentor you through best practices and practical techniques in establishing executive buy-in, effectively planning and managing SharePoint projects, developing a governance and adoption plan and many more.

March 1-3 (Nurnberg): Embedded World 2011

The embedded world Exhibition & Conference is the world’s biggest exhibition of its kind and the meeting-place of the international embedded community.

March 2 (San Francisco): Social Media Strategies for Travel Conference

EyeforTravel’s Social Media Strategies for Travel Conference is North America’s number one social media event for travel professionals. Now in its fourth successful year, the event brings together top travel brands to share key insights on how to maximize the impact of your social media initiatives.

March 2-4 (Berlin): FEI 2011: Front End of Innovation Europe

FEI is Europe’s first and only event to solve your industry challenge in real-time. Explore best in class presentations by top multi-nationals, collaborate with world renowned experts, Listen to real-world visionaries choreographing “next” best practices, and participate in a real-time case study where you will tackle industry challenges and work to propel the industry forward.

March 4-5 (Louisville): Code PaLOUsa Developer Conference 2011

Code PaLOUsa is a two-day, eight-track software development conference in Louisville, KY that’s designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of technology stack.

March 6-9 (Baltimore): SharePoint Conference .ORG2 2011

The SharePoint Conference .ORG 2011 is developed by SusQtech, the leading consultant of SharePoint solutions for associations, non-profits, commercial businesses, and government organizations. The primary goal of the SharePoint Conference .ORG is to educate and train organizations on the opportunities for leveraging the SharePoint platform.

March 8-9 (Brussels): Enterprise Social 2.0: CRM

Enterprise Social 2.0: CRM will bring social media marketers and CRM experts together to share knowledge through real-world case studies, best practices, lessons learned and offering networking opportunities with some of the biggest brands and businesses today.

March 8-10 (Paris): Solutions Intranet & Collaboratif 2011

Travailler à distance, Echanger, Collaborer, Fédérer les salariés, Informer, Apprendre et Favoriser l’innovation…, l’intranet s’impose comme un outil au service des métiers de l’entreprise et de la performance individuelle et collective. Il est devenu un outil de collaboration, de travail et de productivité incontournable dans l’entreprise, y compris dans les PME.

March 8-10 (San Jose): Search Marketing Expo – SMX West

At Search Marketing Expo – SMX West, you’ll learn to maximize ROI from paid search advertising, optimize your website content for superior organic search results, expand your skills with local and mobile advertising expertise, master social media marketing on Twitter, Facebook and other SMM networks, boost conversions, and increase sales.

March 9 (Dubai): Cloud Computing World Forum Middle East and Africa

Taking place on the 9th March 2011, the Cloud Computing World Forum Middle East and Africa will feature all of the key players within the Cloud Computing and SaaS market providing an introduction, discussion and look into the future for the ICT industry.

March 13-16 (Long Beach): WritersUA Conference for Software User Assistance

The conference will feature over seventy cutting-edge topics from fifty experts, project demonstrations from other user assistance developers, plus an exhibition of products and services, certificate programs, and networking events.

March 21-24 (Washington): AIIM Conference & Expo 2011 (Info360)

Join us as thousands of technologists and business users from the world's largest and most successful companies gather at info360 to explore the technologies that are about to run your business. Do it for your company. Do it for your career. Register today and get in at the lowest prices this year.

March 22 (London): SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Content Management and Records Management Seminar - London

Presented by our expert SharePoint Consultants, the seminar will also cover an overview of the features and benefits of Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Record/Information Managers and Compliance Officers should attend this seminar.

March 22 (London): Seminar: Online privacy and the 'right to be forgotten'

This seminar will examine the challenges facing individuals, regulators and business in protecting themselves and their information on the web.

March 27-39 (Orlando): Information System and Software Engineering: ISSE 2011

The purpose of ISSE 2011 Organizing Committee is to bring together researchers, academics and professionals 1) to share their knowledge and experience in their respective fields and 2) to have the opportunity of interacting with colleagues for the interdisciplinary communication required for the generation of cybernetic loops that could support and/or accelerate co-evolutionary processes in theoretical, conceptual, and/or methodological thinking and acting.

March 28-31 (San Francisco): Web 2.0 Expo 2011

Web 2.0 Expo is for the builders of the next-generation web: designers, developers, entrepreneurs, marketers, and business strategists. We feature not only innovations and inspirations but also practical ideas that smart companies can use to succeed today.

March 29-30 (London): Social Media World Forum Europe

Social Media World Forum is now firmly established as Europe's leading social media event. A two day event featuring leading industry speakers, free workshops and interactive exhibition.

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