VentureNet 2009

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Wednesday, October 7, 2009 -- VentureNet 2009. One day. One event. One chance to see the most innovative emerging technology companies in the entire Southern California region strut their stuff. See [link] (more

SoTeC 2009

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Saturday, October 17, 2009 -- SoTeC 2009. Be the value add that is so vital in today's market and learn the skills and techniques that will enable you to excel to new levels. Join a large, diversified group of individuals who are committed to achieving their goals by attending the best technology event in Southern California. See [link].

SoTeC 2009

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Friday, October 16, 2009 -- SoTeC 2009. Be the value add that is so vital in today's market and learn the skills and techniques that will enable you to excel to new levels. Join a large, diversified group of individuals who are committed to achieving their goals by attending the best technology event in Southern California. See [link].

TEDMED 2009

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Friday, October 30, 2009 -- TEDMED 2009. The fifth in a series created by Marc Hodosh and Richard Saul Wurman, TEDMED celebrates conversations that demonstrate the intersection and connections between all things medical and healthcare related: from personal health to public health, devices to design and Hollywood to the hospital. Together, this encompasses more than twenty percent of our GNP in America while touching everyone's life around the globe. See [link] (more

TEDMED 2009

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Thursday, October 29, 2009 -- TEDMED 2009. The fifth in a series created by Marc Hodosh and Richard Saul Wurman, TEDMED celebrates conversations that demonstrate the intersection and connections between all things medical and healthcare related: from personal health to public health, devices to design and Hollywood to the hospital. Together, this encompasses more than twenty percent of our GNP in America while touching everyone's life around the globe. See [link] (more

TEDMED 2009

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Wednesday, October 28, 2009 -- TEDMED 2009. The fifth in a series created by Marc Hodosh and Richard Saul Wurman, TEDMED celebrates conversations that demonstrate the intersection and connections between all things medical and healthcare related: from personal health to public health, devices to design and Hollywood to the hospital. Together, this encompasses more than twenty percent of our GNP in America while touching everyone's life around the globe. See [link] (more

GadgetFest 2009

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Tuesday, November 3, 2009 -- GadgetFest 2009. This is your chance to get exclusive access to the hottest gadgets for 2009 before anyone else! The 9th annual GadgetFest is fast approaching, and tech companies in the San Diego region and beyond are preparing to showcase their newest, most innovative technologies for this years competition.

eLearn 2009 Presentation – Twitter Along

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I'm beginning my final preparation for my presentation at eLearn 2009. As I did for my keynote at ASTD TechKnowledge in January, I'm using what I described in Twitter Conference Ideas. Particularly I'm using TweetLater to plan out my presentation and hopefully provide value to participants and people who are not attending but who might be interested in what I'm presenting.

Data Mining Conference 2009

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Sunday, August 23, 2009 -- Data Mining Conference 2009. Salford Systems' Data Mining Conference 2009. See [link] (more

Stem Cell Science 2009

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009 -- Stem Cell Science 2009. Oliver Foellmer, Principle of Biotechnology Executive Consulting will be discussing Stem Cell Science 2009: Translating Laboratory Research to Clinical Applications. IEEE EMBS. See [link] (more

Layoffs Take Big Toll In California In 2009

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The latest number released from the United States Department of Labor finds that 2009 was an ugly year for Californians, as measured by the number of mass layoffs and jobs lost. Tags: layoffs jobs 2009 labor statistics employment employee economy

LA Ruby Conference 2009

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Saturday, April 4, 2009 -- Los Angeles Ruby Conference 2009 - a conference for those interested in ruby either professionally or as a hobby. See [link] (more

The Perfect Pitch 2009

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Monday, October 26, 2009 -- The Perfect Pitch 2009. An opportunity to pitch your business idea to Sir Richard Branson and a conference full of venture capitalists, angel investors and influential entrepreneurs.Our judges represent over $3 Billion in funds, including executives from August Capital, Baroda Ventures, Cal Cap Partners, Qualcomm Ventures, Rustic Canyon Partners, Santa Monica Capital Partners, Tech Coast Angels and Price Waterhouse Coopers. See [link] (more

Qualcomm Town Hall 2009

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Wednesday, December 16, 2009 -- Qualcomm Town Hall 2009. CommNexus. As 3G takes off all over the world  offering advanced services from networks and devices providing multi-megabit speeds  wireless communications is emerging as the most important technology of this millennium. How will these systems and services evolve? Join us for QUALCOMM Town Hall with Dr. Paul Jacobs and Len Lauer to get the inside, in-depth scoop about convergence, concurrence, and the future of wireless.

Technology Industry Awards 2009

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Thursday, April 30, 2009 -- Technology Industry Awards 2009. TCOSC. The Best Companies, the Brightest People, and the Most Fun! The Technology Industry Awards is celebrating its 15th year of recognizing individuals and companies that have made significant, superior contributions to Southern California's technology industry. This event brings together diverse interests and provides an outstanding opportunity for networking.

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Venture Capital Outlook 2009

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Thursday, January 29, 2009 -- Venture Capital Outlook 2009. Lots of changes are in store for 2009: A new President and Cabinet; fresh initiatives and priorities around renewable and clean energy; revised infrastructure investments; and innovative approaches to tax and regulatory policies that are bound to impact many industries. San Diego Venture Group.

BIOCOM's 2009 DeviceFest

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Thursday, May 7, 2009 -- BIOCOM's 2009 DeviceFest promises to provide thought provoking panel discussions and case studies focusing on Inspiring Innovation, Overcoming Adversity and What's Next? The Future of Innovation. Medical devices have extended the ability of physicians to diagnose and treat diseases, making great contributions to health and quality of life. However, bringing life saving products to patients expeditiously remains a great challenge for medical device companies.

Technology Forum 2009 - Southern California

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Thursday, November 5, 2009 -- Technology Forum 2009 - Southern California. The 'must attend' TECH event of the year, immerse yourself in business changing technology for the day with professionals from across the industry. See [link] (more

Video Games Industry 2009

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Thursday, February 26, 2009 -- Video Games Industry 2009. The video game industry sits at the center of an increasingly sophisticated network of growth opportunities: advertisers can reach difficult population segments in a targeted manner; retail outlets can expand their business by adding a new product that caters to their customers; and traditional media companies can find novel ways to present their products.

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2009 Social Innovation Fast Pitch

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Wednesday, November 11, 2009 -- 2009 Social Innovation Fast Pitch. The Social Innovation Fast Pitch is a two-month training and mentoring program for innovative nonprofits that are effecting social change in Greater Los Angeles, culminating in the Social Innovation Fast Pitch showcase event. The goal of the program is to build the capacity of and create visibility for innovative local nonprofits and the social entrepreneurs who lead them. See [link] (more

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Layoffs Hot Keyword for Second Half of January 2009

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Last month we Launched Los Angeles Tech and in the announcement we provide the Hot List for the first half of January 2009. Top for January 16, 2009 - January 31, 2009 Posts Are You Selling Online Yet? This hot list is based on various social signals of what people are writing about, reading, bookmarking, searching, etc. You can go to the Hot List post to see what was hot then.

M and A in 2009

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Tuesday, January 13, 2009 -- M and A in 2009. Our panel will explore the impact of the market environment on MandA (valuation levels and overall activity level). Focus will be a discussion of the various alternatives to plain MandA ? recapitalizations and minority investments. Moderated by: Dennis McCarthy, Managing Director, B. Riley and Co. LLC; Nevena Orbach, President, Co-founder, The Orbach Company, Inc.

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2009 Veterans Economic and Business Development Summit

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Thursday, November 19, 2009 -- 2009 Veterans Economic and Business Development Summit. This event is designed to encourage and support Veterans and Service Disable Veteran Owned Small Businesses interested in obtain federal contract, learn more about contracting opportunities, the procurement process and resources available.

How WebVisible Survived 2009

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Tuesday, March 16, 2010 -- How WebVisible Survived 2009. Kirsten Mangers, CEO of WebVisible will share with us WebVisible's experience surviving 2009 and raising additional capital in 2010! See [link] (more

Video Games Industry 2009: New Opportunities

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Thursday, February 26, 2009 -- "Video Games Industry 2009: New Opportunities" TCOSC. The video game industry sits at the center of an increasingly sophisticated network of growth opportunities: advertisers can reach difficult population segments in a targeted manner; retail outlets can expand their business by adding a new product that caters to their customers; and traditional media companies can find novel ways to present their products.

TCOSC 100

Everbridge Claims Record 2009 Growth

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Los Angeles-based Everbridge , a provider of incident notification systems, said Thursday that the firm had record growth in 2009. The privately held firm did not disclose actual financials, or break out 2009's growth numbers, however, it said it had an average annual growth rate of over 130 percent over the last three years. The company said the emergency/mass notification market grew by 29 percent in 2009, according to numbers from Gartner.

VC Outlook 2009

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Thursday, December 4, 2008 -- VC Outlook 2009. Dealmaker LA. See [link] (more

William H. Pickering Lecture at AIAA Space 2009

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Wednesday, September 16, 2009 -- William H. Pickering Lecture at AIAA Space 2009. William H. Pickering Lecture honors the International Year of Astronomy and the Hubble Space Telescope, Spitzer Space Telescope, and Galaxy Evolution Explorer missions. The lecture is named for former NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Director William H.

SOA Software Touts 2009 Results, Growth

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Los Angeles-based SOA Software , a developer of software tools used by enterprises to connect various IT systems, said Tuesday that the firm had 55 percent annual revenue growth in 2009.

Red Herring Global 2009

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Thursday, January 14, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. On January 12-14, 2010, more than 500 industry professionals will connect in Laguna Niguel, California to honor the Top 100 private technology companies in the world. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies.

Red Herring Global 2009

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Wednesday, January 13, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. On January 12-14, 2010, more than 500 industry professionals will connect in Laguna Niguel, California to honor the Top 100 private technology companies in the world. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies.

Red Herring Global 2009

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Tuesday, January 12, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. On January 12-14, 2010, more than 500 industry professionals will connect in Laguna Niguel, California to honor the Top 100 private technology companies in the world. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies.

California Tech Exports Down In 2009

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California's technology exports fell in 2009, dropping by $8.0 billion from 2008 to 2009, according to a report released this week. as a whole exported $188 billion in high tech goods in 2009, according to the report. According to the Trade in the Cyberstates 2010 report released by the TechAmerica Foundation, however, California still had the most number of high-tech exports of any state--$41.3M. The study said California's largest export areas were in semiconductors ($10.4

Apriso Claims Record 2009 Revenues

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Long Beach-based Apriso , a developer of planning and control software for the manufacturing industry, reported Thursday that the firm had record revenues in 2009. The privately held firm did not disclose actual financials. According to Apriso, the record revenue came due to growth from had software license revenue, which it said increased 26 percent year to year.

First Quarter IPOs Beat All Of 2009

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IPOs in the first three months of the year handily beat all of 2009, as eight U.S., According to Dow Jones, those eight IPOs matched the same number of IPOs throughout all of 2009, and made it the most active quarter for venture-backed company IPOs since Q4 of 2007. venture backed companies raised $711M in offerings, according to an analysis by Dow JOnes VentureSource today.