140Conf State of Now Chicago Meet-up and Windy City Social Marketing Challenge Pre-party!
Thursday, May 13, 2010 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)
Jeff Pulver and Windy City Social are teaming up to bring you an amazing high-level conversation attended by thought leaders with a passion for the interactive space.
140Conf State of Now Meet-up
Join Jeff Pulver as he visits Chicago with his 140Conf State of Now Meet-up, an opportunity to discuss the emerging Real-Time Internet and the effects on business. The event is a gathering for friends of #140conf to get together and discuss issues of the day.
As a special treat, Christopher Barger Director, Global Social Media, General Motors will be on hand to tell us about how the real-time web has impacted GM and how they react.
Windy City Social Marketing Challenge Pre-Party
Meet Challenge corporate sponsors, experts and other participants. If you are registered for the Marketing Challenge, your ticket to the pre-party is included so you have a guaranteed spot at what is sure to be a sell-out event!!
Haven't registered for the Challenge yet?
Our last two Marketing Challenges were sell-outs, so make sure to get your ticket soon so that you don't miss out! http://wcsmktgchallenge.eventbrite.com.
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm - Registration and Networking
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm - Challenge Cases Announced
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm - Presentations
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Networking
- There are a LIMITED amount of tickets to this event. You must be registered to attend
- There will be a cash bar for all drinks
Jeff Pluver's 140Conference
The #140conf events provide a platform for the worldwide twitter community to: listen, connect, share and engage with each other, while collectively exploring the effects of the emerging real-time internet on business. The take aways from this event will provide the attending delegates knowledge, perspectives and insights to the next wave of effects twitter and the real-time internet will have on business.
The schedule for the events are unique and fast paced. It was Jeff Pulver’s intention to provide a platform for as many people as possible to share their thoughts and engage in conversation with the attending delegates. You will find individual talks set to: 10 minutes; “Featured talks” 15 minutes and the various panel discussions are set for 15 and 20 minutes.
The #140conf events provide a platform for the worldwide twitter community to: listen, connect, share and engage with each other, while collectively exploring the effects of the emerging real-time internet on business.
The take aways from this event will provide the attending delegates knowledge, perspectives and insights to the next wave of effects twitter and the real-time internet will have on business.
Jeff Pulver is President/CEO of pulver.com, Inc, an Internet based consulting firm. Pulver.com, publishes Internet Technology related research, produces trade shows and related conferences and provides consulting services to the Telecommunications Industry.
Jeff is one of the leading experts in the field of streaming audio and video technologies and their effect on business communications. He is a pioneer in the field of Internet Telephony. Jeff is the moderator of several related mailing lists including the Voice on the Net (VON) and Internet Phone mailing lists, and has developed a related resource library on the net at http://www.pulver.com.
Jeff Pulver is also the founder of the Voice on the Net (VON) Coalition, a not-for-profit group formed in March, 1996 to help keep the Internet Telephony Industry free from regulations.
Jeff is frequently quoted in the trade and business press.
Since 1995 Jeff has been quoted in many publications, including the following :
Business Week, Internet World, Barrons, Telephony, The Economist, Time Magazine, Computer World, Communications Week, Byte, Wired, PC Week, Financial Times, Inter@ctive Week, PC World, Economist, NY Times, Wall Street Journal, NY Daily News, NY Post, Newsday, LA Times, He has also appeared on: CNN, CNNfn, The BBC, and on the ABC, CBS and NBC TV Networks.
Connect with Jeff on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jeffpulver
Windy City Social
Windy City Social has connected hundreds of business professionals through unique events that range from unique, interactive social media and on-line marketing events that educate top professionals about the latest trends to cocktail parties and wine tastings at the most exclusive venues in the city to hikes and bike rides.
They attract busy professionals who are busy with their careers, but still enjoy making new business connections, expanding their circle of friends and spending time with quality people. Attendees walk away from their events with valuable new connections, tips they can use right away and a re-energized attitude for their job and life!
Windy City Social Founder and CEO, Hope Bertram holds a Masters in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University and has worked as a Direct / Interactive Marketer at top companies such as GE Consumer Finance, Discover Card and Sears Holdings. Most recently she’s become well versed with Social Media, drawing hundreds of people to her events using facebook, twitter and viral videos.
Her solid Marketing background, coupled with her strong local ties and friendships, allow her to powerfully promote Windy City Social events to a high-end demographic, consistently drawing an attractive audience. She takes a hands-on approach with all events and prides herself on partnering only with the best venues and sponsors.
Hope was recently honored as one of Chicago’s Social Media Elites at The Chevy Equinox Chicagonista.com Social Media Soiree and one of Chicago’s top 25 Most Influential Women in Social Media at Chicago’s Social Media Starlet event hosted by Four Keys Media and Nancy Loo from Fox Chicago
Connect with Windy City Social on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/windycitysocial
Connect with Windy City Social on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=38373676074&ref=ts
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