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ReadWriteWeb Events Guide, 14 June 2009

Are you itching to get out of the office and network with your peers? Why not head out to one of the venues listed in our roundup of upcoming social Web events. The events guide is a regular feature here on ReadWriteWeb. We publish it every weekend, as good a time as any to review your conference plans.

Know of an event taking place that should appear here? Let us know in the comments below or contact us.

14 – 18 June 2009: San Jose, California

2009 Semantic Technology Conference

Business and government organizations have been pioneering semantics in knowledge-based applications. Increasingly they are now combining semantic web technologies to create even more powerful applications for data integration, SOA, collaboration, and publishing.

What are the big players doing in semantic search? Which startups are challenging them? How does semantic technology change search results? What are the key advantages and new opportunities that semantics provide in both the consumer and business search markets?

Semantic Applications and Use Cases will be presented by product developers and technical experts with semantic solutions in a rich variety of fields including: advertising, biomedical, business process management, chemistry, cloud computing, digital asset management, disaster preparedness, e-commerce, and more.

17 June 2009: London

The Future of Digital Marketing 2009

In just one day, learn about the future of digital marketing from those leading the way. Get inside the minds of expert practitioners and leading thinkers to find out what needs to be in your development plans if you’re to be amongst the best.

Who should attend? People who already know a little, or a lot, about online marketing and e-commerce but want to:

  • Know what is on the horizon, for planning future online marketing and e-commerce activities;
  • Hear from those in the know about the realities, not just the theory;
  • Get ideas that can applied to their own projects to make them outstanding;
  • Benchmark and consolidate what they know or plug holes in their knowledge;
  • To meet and network with peers.

18 – 19 June 2009: Barcelona

Mobile 2.0 Europe

The Mobile 2.0 Europe conference brings together experts and thought leaders from all aspects of the mobile ecosystem, including startups, investors, mobile carriers, device manufacturers, and mobile application developers and web technologists. The conference is an opportunity for companies to connect to industry leadership and startup innovation and broaden your C-level relationships.

19 June 2009: New York

Internet Strategy Forum: Making the Right Moves for Digital Growth in Turbulent Times

Join panel discussion with industry leaders from Victoria’s Secret, Hearst Digital, eMusic, and NBC Universal, as they share their digital strategies, online marketing initiatives, and approaches to leveraging the social web to engage their customers. Discussion will be held at NYU and moderated by Lee Huang, Director of Digital Strategy at NBC Universal.

$25 for ReadWriteWeb readers (use discount code rww1). $40 for guests.

22 – 25 June 2009: Boston

Enterprise 2.0 Conference

The Enterprise 2.0 Conference is “the one place where business and IT professionals looking to leverage 2.0 technologies and culture can learn from real enterprise case-studies, get a glimpse of the future from thought leaders, demo the leading solutions and benefit from each other’s experiences to help their organizations survive – even thrive – in today’s marketplace.”

24 June 2009: Boston

Early-Stage Angel and Venture Event

Interested in meeting early-stage angel investors and venture capitalists? At FundingPost’s next event in Boston, the panel of investors will focus on early-stage venture investing: how to meet investors, pitch them, and what it really takes to get them to write you a check! We will discuss trends in early-stage investing, hot sectors, sectors that these angels and VCs look at, things that are most important to them when they are considering an investment, the best and worst things an entrepreneur can do to get their attention, additional advice for entrepreneurs, and, of course, the best ways to reach these and other investors. There will be plenty of time for networking with the investor panelists, both before the panel and after the panel at the cocktail party!

4 July 2009: London

PubCon London 2009

Registration is open for PubCon London’s networking event at the Citte of Yorke pub, London, 4 July 2009.

Internet and search engine marketers will meet and discuss the latest hot news topics, current challenges, technologies and developments, and have the opportunity to network in an informal environment. Such events are high productivity networking sessions for webmasters and for businesses seeking practical Internet and search marketing solutions.

22 – 23 September 2009: Singapore

Social Networking World Forum — Asia

This two-day conference hosted by the Social Networking World Forum – Asia features key speakers from social networking publishers, advertising agencies, industry analysts, software developers and equipment manufacturers, pay-TV and network service providers, mobile operators, and more.

  • Joint exhibition combining social networking and mobile social networking formats
  • Evening networking reception
  • Discount for early booking (expires August 21st)
  • Free pass for exhibition only

9 – 10 November 2009: Santa Clara, California

Social Networking World Forum — California

This event taking place at the Santa Clara Convention Center actually consists of three conferences: two days dedicated to social networking, one day dedicated to enterprise social media, and one day dedicated to social TV. Key speakers include social networking publishers, advertising agencies, industry analysts, software developers and equipment manufacturers, pay-TV and network service providers, mobile operators, and more.

  • Joint exhibition combining social networking and enterprise social media formats
  • Pre-show online meeting planner for delegates
  • Discount for early booking (expires September 25th)
  • Free pass for exhibition only

10 – 13 November 2009: Las Vegas

PubCon Vegas

PubCon Las Vegas is a multi-track educational conference hosted by SearchEngineWorld & WebmasterWorld. PubCon events are for thought leaders and professionals in search engine and Internet marketing to gather and to share best practices in the design, development, promotion and marketing of their Internet businesses and brands. PubCon London 2009 is a social networking event.

11 – 12 November 2009: Denver, Colorado

Social Networking World Forum — California

As online data is growing and fragmenting at an exponential pace, individuals, groups and organizations are struggling to discover, assemble, organize, act on and gather feedback from that data. In the largest sense, we’re all looking to augment the pace at which we achieve insights on raw data — to accelerate the “A-ha” moment.

Defrag explores the intersection of topics like:

  • Business intelligence
  • Business process management
  • Social computing and analytics
  • Next-level discovery
  • Enterprise 2.0
  • Next-gen email
  • The semantic Web

1 – 3 December 2009: London, England

Online Information & IMS 2009

Online Information and IMS together create the largest event dedicated to the information industry. Consisting of an exhibition delivering over 9,000 visitors from 70 countries, a conference and a show-floor seminar program, the event provides an annual meeting place for the global information industry.

Online Information is once again set to play host to thousands of information professionals, information end-users and publishers from around the globe, meeting suppliers of online content, e-publishing, and library management solutions. IMS provides a forum for IT, business, and information management professionals to find unlimited, relevant advice, educational content and compare solutions under one roof. Attend IMS and meet suppliers of content management, search solutions, and Web 2.0 technologies

15 – 16 March 2010: London

2nd Annual Social Networking World Forum — London

The 2nd Annual Social Networking World Forum takes place at the Olympia Conference Centre in London. The two-day event features four dedicated conference streams:

  1. Social Networking World Forum
  2. Enterprise social media
  3. Social TV World Forum
  4. Mobile Social Networking Forum

The event features key speakers from global brands, organizations, social networking publishers and developers, pioneering social media leaders, top agencies, content producers, and more.

  • Full workshop program within exhibition area
  • Evening networking reception
  • Pre-show online meeting planner for delegates
  • Free pass for exhibition only

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