Webby Connect

For three can't-miss days, gather to exchange ideas, evaluate trends, explore the controversies, debate hot-button topics and see what's next in interactive media, entertainment and advertising, all in fmaous Webby Connect style.

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Date: 22 October 2008
Location: Ritz-Carlton, US

[email protected] Fifth Anniversary Conference

[email protected] invites critical thinking about how the media and communications environment is impacted in shaping our perceptions of the human condition and thus, increasingly, mediating human values, actions and social relations.   20of%20the%20

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Date: 21 September 2008
Location: London School of Economics, UK

The 4Talent Awards

For the second year running the 4Talent Awards will be shining a spotlight on 20 highly creative individuals under the age of 30, who are tipped for the top across a broad range of genres including a special award for talent in the multiplatform world. The final deadline for submissions is the 5th of August at 5pm.

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Date: 29 August 2008
Location: UK

a4u Affiliate Marketing Conference & Exhibition

Their first conference last year attracted 800 professionals frombig brands such as BT, SKY, Virgin, Tesco and Google. The two event on the 14th of October includes 30 quality conference centres, 40 exhibitors, chill out lounge and 3 networking parties.

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Date: 13 October 2008
Location: Excel Centre, UK

ONA 2008 Conference and Awards

The 2008 Online News Association Conference is the premier conference for those who work in, or have an interest in, online media and news. The Online Journalism Awards have become the top awards in online journalism.

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Date: 11 October 2008
Location: Capital Hilton, US

New Statesman digital award winners

For the last ten years The New Statesman’s New Media Awards have been recognising innovation and the positive moves that peer-to-peer digital technologies are having on modern life. This year the awards have attracted more entries than ever before, from a whole range of ethical and enviromental sectors, and the winners have been announced..

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Measurementcamp IV: where the influencers are

Alpha fans leading superfans, super fans leading normals, normals leading those that just don’t have clue. It’s a bit like Harry Potter this social media marketing lark – all muggles and non-magics.

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New Media Playground

This is a meetup group for people who are involved within New Media. If you work or are interested in working within this arena come and socialise with Creative Communication Consultants.  

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Date: 17 July 2008
Location: Shish Restaurant and Bar, UK

Media futures or media nostalgia?

And so it was off to the Media Futures Conference at Alexandra Palace on 20th June to debate future media trends. Along with the presentations, academics, broadcasters and researchers came together to second guess what the next big thing in media will be.

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Wanna go to the Web 2.0 Expo in New York or SXSW Interactive?

It’s official and finally I can talk about it! Chinwag has teamed up with the UKTI to take UK digital SMEs on trade missions to New York and Austin, Texas coinciding with two of the world’s most celebrated web events – the Web 2.0 Expo and SXSW Interactive.

The NYC mission coinciding with the Web 2.0 Expo runs 14-19 September 2008.

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Engage for Brand Building

IAB Engage for Brand Building will provide the latest case studies and examples of exceptional online creativity and integration.

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Date: 16 July 2008
Location: Conference Centre, Centre Point Tower, UK

Engage in Manchester

The Internet Advertising Bureau is going ‘on tour’ to Manchester this year, hand-in-hand with some of the industry’s biggest names to discuss the online marketplace, plus the big challenges in the UK (specifically outside the M25)...

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Date: 23 July 2008
Location: Bridgewater Hall, UK

Mobile 2.0 Conference

The Mobile 2.0 Organizing Committee is proud to announce the 3rd Annual Mobile 2.0 in San Francisco. The 1-day event on November 3rd will once again be held at the Grand Hyatt Union Square.

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Date: 3 November 2008
Location: Grand Hyatt Union Square, US

AOP Behavioural Targeting Forum: B2B perspective

Behavioural targeting can help deliver more relevant content, provide select audiences to advertisers, improve inventory management and increase revenues. But how can publishers realise the benefits while protecting their reputation?

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Date: 30 July 2008
Location: Blue Fin Building, UK

Edinburgh Interactive Festival 2008

The Edinburgh Interactive Festival 2008, the world’s most important festival that seeks to expand the creative culture of games and interactive entertainment, is now open for registration. This year the Festival has some amazing events and plays host to some of the games industry’s biggest players, including the likes of Sony, Nintendo and Codemasters.

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Date: 10 August 2008
Location: various venues, UK