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Conference Hound is all about ensuring that you not only discover great conferences to attend but the ‘Hound also wants to be sure that you also have a good time once you get there. To that end, we offer a link to the CES Party List website. The Consumer Electronics Show, ( CES )held annually in Las Vegas is [...]
Networking is not a dirty word. That would seem to be a critical piece of wisdom imparted to conference attendees in “The Start-Up of You” released today in both paper and pixels by LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman and writer Ben Cosnacha. Last night Fortune Magazine managing editor Andy Serwer interviewed Hoffman and Cosnacha at the [...]
The Hound asks attendees why they came to Web 2.0…
With happening sessions on video curation, writing better code and social media strategy, you’d think at least a little more effort might be warranted. Happy Dreams.
The weather couldn’t be better in Manhattan as Web 2.0 launches at 53rd and 7th Avenue. Early takes are that mobile payments, cloud, new UX ideas and some developing social media skepticism seem to be on order. The keynotes start at 4pm midtown Manhattan time. The Hound will be live streaming. Take a peek. Tell [...]
You may have noticed that we were blogging from an intriguing event last week: the World Business Forum in New York City. Here is a quick overview: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlOMulXfVNk&hl=en&fs=1&] We were honored to join an amazing list of business bloggers: Wall Street Journal Paul Glader @wsj The Huffington Post Shahien Nasiripour @huffbusiness BusinessWeek.com Reena Jana @RJMAC [...]
I spent last weekend in Omaha, Nebraska in or near the Qwest Convention Center and Arena. My impression was that this is a phenomenal facility and well worthy of investigation if you are planning a conference or trade show in the middle section of the United States. The first thing you notice in Omaha (if [...]
Radio City Music Hall –The collapse of 2008 “was the functional equivalent” of the 1929 crash. Intervention of the Fed has contained a disaster. “apocolypse put on hold” Posted via email from bcarlisle’s posterous
Radio City Music Hall- World Business Forum. 2pm speaker is Irene Rosenfeld, my former client. Presently Chairman & CEO of Kraft. When I knew her I was an AE at Ogilvy & Mather- she an assistant product manager at General Foods (long ago acquired by Kraft.) We made Country Time Lemonade commercials together with Grandpa. [...]