2nd Tuesdays Tech ‘tails and Networking Salon May 11, 5:30pm at Gua Rapo, Arlington, dc The Capital Cabal presents 2nd Tuesday, a special networking event for all D.C. area techies, webbies, quasi-webbies, and smart business people who appreciate a smart crowd. <--probably going to this!
Making Your Media Matter May 12 Washington, D.C. Making Your Media Matter is a conference for established and aspiring filmmakers, nonprofit communications leaders, funders and students looking to learn and share cutting-edge practices for making their media matter.
Winning Media Strategies May 20–22 Washington, D.C. BIA/Kelsey’s annual conference focused on the latest developments and trends for enhancing the traditional media business and creating the progressive change television, radio, cable and newspaper companies must make to ensure long-term success.
Conference on Weblogs and Social Media May 23–26 Washington, D.C. The 4th International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media brings together researchers from disparate disciplines to increase our understanding of social media in all its incarnations. This event will be held in Washington, D.C., where government innovators are experimenting with the use of social media to increase transparency and better engage with the citizenry.
Gov 2.0 Expo May 25–27 Washington, D.C. Government 2.0 is about empowering government employees to serve citizens better and opening up the government into a platform that enables citizens to better help their communities.
TWTRCON NY June 14 New York TWTRCON NY is a one-day conference focused entirely on the business use of Twitter where you’ll see case studies and learn best practices from leading organizations that are using the real-time Web to deliver bottom-line results.
Gnomedex Aug. 19–21 Seattle Gnomedex is a top gathering of geeks, open source pioneers and cool kids.
Inbound Marketing Summit — Boston Oct. 6–7 Boston Chris Brogan presents the third in a series of social influence marketing conferences for 2010.
Online News Association Oct. 28–30 Washington, D.C. The 10th annual gathering of new media movers and shakers, journalists and online news managers.
LeWeb Dec. Paris LeWeb is the top Internet event in Europe, with 2,400 participants from 50 countries attending in 2009. No date yet for the 2010 event.