John Battelle’s “NewCo” Festival Disrupts the Conference Model

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Media mogul John Battelle, famous for spinning up new media concepts into standards, has been quietly perfecting a new conference model he is branding NewCo , a “festival of innovation.” NewCo is a new conference model that is experiential, engaging and interactive. He’s back.

GLAZED | Wearable Tech Conference [Live]

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TechZulu is happy to announce that we will be bringing you all the action live from the GLAZED Conference Monday, September 30th starting at 9AM. The post GLAZED | Wearable Tech Conference [Live] appeared first on TechZulu.

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LAUNCH Conference Prize Money Hits $151K

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The prize money for Jason Calacanis' LAUNCH Festival technology conference has hit $151,000, after early stage venture investor Venture51 agreed to invest $51,000 in the winner of the conference's "Best in Show" award. Calacanis--who is the CEO of local startup Mahalo, and also host of This Week In Startups--has been promoting his LAUNCH conference since a widely publicized fallout with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington over their jointly produced TechCrunch50.

Be Careful not to Become a Conference Ho

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You see them on Twitter, Facebook or Plancast plotting out their next 12 conference. They are professional conference attendees. Inevitably a certain number of entrepreneurs feel compelled to attend every conference. Do you see Ev or Mark Pincus at every conference?

Stained Glass Labs | First Glass and Wearable Tech Conference GLAZED

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Now we’re able to see those imaginations come to life as Stained Glass Labs announces today the first ever wearable technology conference, GLAZED. You can nab your tickets below: The post Stained Glass Labs | First Glass and Wearable Tech Conference GLAZED appeared first on TechZulu.

Montgomery Reboots With Oasis Conference

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Over the years, one of the go-to conferences in the region for technology executives was the exclusive, invite-only Montgomery Conference -- an annual, private investment pitch conference run by investment banking firm Montgomery & Co. exited its advisory business last year, attendees were wondering what would fill the place of the annual conference. banking investment presentation technology conference montgomery oasis

LAUNCH Conference Tops $1M In Prizes

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The LAUNCH Conference , the technology startup launch conference organized by Mahalo CEO Jason Calacanis, has just surpassed $1 million in prizes, Calacanis said Tuesday afternoon. The conference--which has been stacking up prizes all month--said that angel investor and entrepreneur Bill Lee has committed to invest $100,000 as part of the conference, bringing the total prizes to $1,039,000 in prizes and investments for companies presenting at the event.

End of Free Conference Calling Services?

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Have you ever wondered how people are able to provide free, conference calling services to you, without having to charge a lot of money? The Spectrum article speculates on if this is the end for free conference calling services. free conference call freeconference freeconferencecall

Technology Conference Outbreak Linked to Legionella Bacteria

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According to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, it has identified Legionella bacteria--the bacteria which causes Legionnaire's Disease--at a water source at the Playboy Mansion, the site of the DomainFest Global conference in February, which resulted in an outbreak of illness in attendees. The technology conference, held for the domain name industry every year in Los Angeles, held a fundraiser the final night of the conference at the mansion.

Notes From the JPM ’18 Vortex: Gene Therapy’s Reckoning and Lonely Cabs

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Morgan Healthcare conference in San Francisco winds down today, meaning the remaining stragglers are either presenting to half-empty rooms or headed back to colder climes. The annual J.P.

The Israel Conference

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Friday, June 1, 2012 -- The Israel Conference. The Israel Conference is a fast-paced business conference showcasing the vitality and growth of Israel-facing business through a variety of panels on hot industry topics and trends with world-class speakers and high-quality networking. May 31 and June 1, 2012.

The Israel Conference

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Friday, June 1, 2012 -- The Israel Conference. Israeli innovation and inventiveness are palpable at The Israel Conference, an international business conference held in Los Angeles on May 31 and June 1, 2012.

The Israel Conference

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Thursday, May 31, 2012 -- The Israel Conference. Israeli innovation and inventiveness are palpable at The Israel Conference, an international business conference held in Los Angeles on May 31 and June 1, 2012.

India Trade Conference 2012

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Thursday, June 28, 2012 -- India Trade Conference 2012. You are cordially invited to the 5th Annual India Trade Conference being presented by the Port of Los Angeles, U.S. Commercial Service, and Quanta Consulting, Inc. Partners include TIE, USC Marshall, BeWo and Southern California Edison.

Entrepreneur Association Conference

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Friday, May 11, 2012 -- Entrepreneur Association Conference. The Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at UCLA Anderson School of Management and the UCLA Entrepreneur Association present the 2012 Entrepreneur Conference, where MBA students, alumni, faculty, entrepreneurs, investors and key industry innovators assemble to share valuable insight on current topics in entrepreneurship, critical business skills and emerging market trends.

Woodcock: New Approvals Show FDA is Adapting to Precision Medicine

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Randomized trials are long, expensive to run, and ultimately produce limited answers, she said at a medical conference last week. The randomized controlled trial has long been held up as the gold standard for testing new drugs.

Urban Rebound-Los Angeles Conference

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Friday, May 11, 2012 -- Urban Rebound-Los Angeles Conference. This event is part of Urban Rebound-Los Angeles, an exciting business growth initiative for women entrepreneurs in Los Angeles, Ventura, Orange and Riverside Counties, etc. In addition to live events and free resources, Urban Rebound features a business growth program designed to help bring 100 women-owned businesses in the Greater Los Angeles region to $250,000 in annual revenues within 12-18 months. See [link] (more

Observations on Women in Business Gained from Conferences, Books, Interviews and More

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It’s been a fascinating sociology study starting with the first panel of all female executives I heard during a conference on the Santa Monica Pier all the way up until now.

Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012

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Friday, May 25, 2012 -- Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012. The 2012 Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference is aimed at bringing together researchers, practitioners, and data mining enthusiasts to learn about data mining technology from practical and theoretical experts.

Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012

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Thursday, May 24, 2012 -- Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012. The 2012 Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference is aimed at bringing together researchers, practitioners, and data mining enthusiasts to learn about data mining technology from practical and theoretical experts.

Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012 -- Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference 2012. The 2012 Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference is aimed at bringing together researchers, practitioners, and data mining enthusiasts to learn about data mining technology from practical and theoretical experts.

Bio Roundup: #JPM18, Axovant’s Fall, CRISPR Caveat, Impact M&A & More

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Morgan Healthcare Conference held this week in rainy San Francisco. Xconomy emerged from the conference. Morgan Healthcare Conference Leukemia Life Sciences Medicaid medical devices Medtronic Melanoma Merck Parkinson's Disease pembrolizumab Pfizer plantar fasciitis Regeneron Pharmaceuticals ReVance Therapeutics Scott Gottlieb Shire startups UK Biobank. Have you gotten your flu shot yet this year?

The Value Achieved Business Networking at Conferences

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Haven’t I learned by now that it’s better to be disciplined, focused in my office, at the computer, than “on the go” in a daze at a conference. It almost felt like I was there merely out of habit having gone to numerous amounts of conferences over the years being a business owner.

Keep Your Finger On The Pulse | Pulse Conference At UCLA [Discount]

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UCLA's Anderson School of Management would like to invite you to Their inaugural PULSE Entertainment & Sports Conference. Advertising & PR Arts & Entertainment Entrepreneurship Events New Media ABC Break.com Disney Fox Networks Google NBC Universal Pulse Conference Rotohog.com Sony UCLA Yahoo YouTube

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It’s All About Location | Where 2.0 Conference and Wherecamp

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conference , and Wherecamp are largely set around location, hence the word Where in the names. Conference. conference in Santa Clara, California, followed by Wherecamp, just up the road in Palo Alto. conference shares what’s new in the location space.

PayDivvy to Launch at Finovate Conference

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PayDivvy , unveiled today at the Finovate Conference in San Francisco, was conceived a few years ago while Mike Melby was attending the Wharton School of Business. The best part about being a writer who covers startups is seeing revolutionary ideas take shape from their infancy. To examine disruptive technology and prognosticate on the effects on society as a whole is fascinating. What makes this even more exciting is I am out of the echo chamber of Silicon Valley.

The Digital Family Reunion and the socalTECH 50 In Pictures

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party holiday event conference photos reunion family digital Miss our big technology and media industry holiday party last week, the Digital Family Reunion ?

2011 Harvard Business School/ USC-Marshall Business Growth Conference

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This year, the Harvard Business School/ USC-Marshall Business Growth Conference is proud to announce four outstanding keynote speakers: Warren Bennis, founding chairman of USC’s Leadership Institute; Henrik Fisker, CEO of Fisker Automotive; James F. And to further enhance the value of the conference, as a member of our organization you receive a discount off the normal registration feels.

Silicon Beach Fest Kicks Off Today

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It''s all Silicon Beach, all the time, for all of the rest of the week--starting today--as Silicon Beach Fest , the combination conference, networking session, party started by Kevin Winston, kicks off at noon.

Insights and Opinions: LA's Startups Accelerators As NCAA Football Conferences

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Ryan compares the many emerging startup incubators, accelerators, and mentorship programs to NCAA Football Conferences. Read Ryan's entire article at LA's Startups Accelerators Compared To NCAA Football Conferences.

Biotech Roundup: JPM Deals, Gender Diversity, PCSK9 Battle & More

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Morgan Healthcare Conference. Morgan Healthcare Conference JLabs Johnson & Johnson Len Schleifer Life Sciences Lysosomal Therapeutics Maverick Therapeutics Melinda Richter Merck KGaA Merrimack Pharmaceuticals ModeRNA Therapeutics Mortara Instrument Nationwide Children’s Hospital Nivalis Therapeutics PCSK9 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Roundups Sarepta Therapeutics Takeda Pharmaceutical Tesaro Vertex Pharmaceuticals Vir Biotechnology

GLAZED | First Glass and Wearable Tech Conference GLAZED

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Now we’re able to see those imaginations come to life as Stained Glass Labs announces today the first ever wearable technology conference, GLAZED. We’re extremely excited to fuel the growth of this up & coming industry by building the Glazed Conference to function as a centerpiece for years to come.” – Kyle Ellicott, Founder of Stained Glass Labs.

The First Ever In-Flight Wearable Technology Hackathon

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We’ve got an exciting and innovative group of companies coming together for this event,” Kyle Ellicott, Co-Founder/CTO of Wearable World and the GLAZED Conference said.