Monday, June 12, 2000

Courtney Pulitzer's Cyber Scene Calendar of Events

We look forward to seeing you at some of the upcoming events!

Monday, June 12, 2000

* * "All About Webcasting" Seminar Beat the learning curve and attend this Emerging Technology Seminar which covers the "basics and beyond" of the concepts and applications of using streaming media on your website or Intranet site.

Time: Sign-in 1:00 p.m.; Program 1:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Place: Joe C. Thompson Conference Center, UT Campus
Cost: $245.00
Rsvp: 512.416.6011 or go to

* * DMA/AIM Email Marketing Forum -- E-mail Marketing Forum: The Politics, the Strategies, the Bonuses and the Results It's three days of targeted sessions, keynotes, panel discussions, workshops and case studies guaranteed to inform, inspire and energize everyone who attends, whether you're an e-mail marketing veteran or newcomer. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to discover the newest products and services and how they can make your job easier and your e-mail marketing more productive. Get ideas... explore new technologies... and meet with vendors in The Forum Exhibits. Register online and receive a special Web-only discount.

Date: June 12-14
Place: The Global Community Digital Sandbox, NYC
Rsvp: Or call our customer service line at 212.790.1500

* * Streaming Media East 2000 FEATURED PRESENTERS: Tim Koogle, Chairman and CEO of Yahoo! Sam Donaldson of ABC News; Rob Glaser, Chairman and CEO of RealNetworks; Michael Robertson, CEO of

Date: June 12-14
Place: New York Hilton and Towers
Rsvp: 1-800-301-889- or

* * Webgrrls Networking Event

Time: 6:30pm- 9:00pm
Place: The Creative Group, 245 Park Avenue, between 46th and 47th Streets, 25th Floor
Cost: $5

* * The Cat’s MeAOW EVENT: HOST: The NYU Center for Advanced Technology (CAT)

Time: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Place: Center for Advanced Technology, NYU, 719 Broadway, 12th Floor
Rsvp: (212) 998-3382

* * E-mail Marketing Forum: The Politics, the Strategies, the Bonuses and the Results. Hosted by  The Direct Marketing Association and The Association for Interactive

Date: June 12- 14
Place: The Global Community Digital Sandbox

Tuesday, June 13, 2000

* * WIRELESS411 Sponsored by & the Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
at New York University's Stern School of Business. Panel topic:"Wireless Advertising…Fantasy or Reality?" Hear perspectives from leading ad networks, interactive ad agencies, including
DoubleClick, 24/7 Media, I-Traffic, and more. Networking 5:30, Panel 6:30.
Time: 5:30-8:00pm
Place: 44 West 4th Street, NYU Stern School of Business, Cantor Board Room, 11th
Floor, Kaufman Management Center
Cost: Free

* * Tune in. Turn, the Web's largest video sharing community
Hosted by CEO David Steward(Former CEO of TV Guide and co-founder and COO of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia) Click here to experience our V-Greeting invitation

Time: 7:00-10:00PM
Place: 147 W. 22nd Street, Loft 3S (between 6th & 7th Avenues)
Cost: Free
Rsvp: by June 12, 2000 to Jane Glastein,, Adriana Douzos,
Michael Kaminer Public Relations, 212/627-8098

* * June Fast Company/Company of Friends Social NightLet's bring in the summer with a social gathering of the great minds from our New York cell! The theme of our next social event is... gathering with Real Timers. We would like to extend our invitation to the 30+ New Yorkers who attended the 3-day-Fast Company Real Time event in Orlando last month. Bring your friends, everyone's invited! Real Time was filled with more than 500 inspiring people from around the country. There were many innovative workshops and discussions on the topic of Innovation, Creativity and Grass Roots Leadership. We're sure that the Real Timers still feel passionate enough to share what they learned at the conference and will share what other Fast Company communities are working on. For those who will be attending a Fast Company/Company of Friends event for the first time, this is a great opportunity to mingle and meet more of NYC's cell members - from dot com entrepreneurs to business consultants to lawyers. It is a great opportunity to make some new acquaintances and perhaps form some new "strategic alliances."

Time: 6:30pm
Place: FEZ AT THE TIME CAFE in Noho (East Village) 380 Lafayette Street (at Great
Cost: $15 (includes appetizers & 1 drink)
Rsvp: (include in subject heading: your name, event name, number attending)

* * How to Succeed as an Internet Entrepreneur Seminar, hosted by Sol Companies.
Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Place: 1230 Sixth Ave., 7th Floor
Cost: none
Rsvp: (212) 935-0119

* * Rapid ASP Development Using Off the Shelf Components hosted by NYSIA Active Server Pages SIG

Time6:00 p.m.
Place: KPMG, 345 Park Ave., Room 37C
Cost: $20 (free to NYSIA members)
Rsvp: 475-4503 or

* * Communications Industry Fund Raising Success Stories hosted by Connecticut Venture Group

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:25 p.m.
Place: The Stamford Marriott, Stamford CT
Cost: $55 with 48 hour advance reservation; $60 without reservation.
Rsvp: (203) 256-5955

Wednesday, June 14, 2000

* * "Cocktails with Courtney" in  Washington, DC Co-Sponsored By "Cocktails with Courtney" are invitation only events for Internet industry related professionals for a fine evening of witty and thought-provoking conversations,

cocktails to heighten the mood and hors d'oeuvres to satiate networking hungers.

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm
Place:  The National Press Club
Cost:  Suggested donation to the "Courtney Pulitzer Creations Digital Divide Fund"
* * The Deal Showcase hosted by TiE-NY Association

Time: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Place: Bombay Palace, 20 West 52nd Street (between 5th and 6th avenue)
Cost: Online registration: $25 (TiE-NY members); $40 (non-members), $35 (members); $50 (non-members) at the door.

* * Online Audience Measurement: Whose Numbers Are Most Accurate and Why? Hosted by NYNMA’s Research Special Interest Group.

Time:6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Place: 825 Eighth Avenue, Worldwide Plaza, courtyard entrance, 35th Floor.

* * New Jersey e-commerce Expo

Time: 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Place: Forsgate Country Club, Jamesburg, NJ
Cost: $49.95
Rsvp: Lora Crouch, (732) 246-5731

* * B2B Exchanges ePanel hosted by New York eCommerce Association
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Hotel Intercontinental, 111 East 48th Street and Lexington, Astor Room.
Cost: $30
Rsvp: Linda at (212) 386-5674 or

* * TourMuse: A Business Plan Presentation hosted by MIT Enterprise Forum of New York City Inc.

Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
Place: Chase Manhattan Bank, 270 Park Ave. (47th Street)
Cost: $25 (prepaid members); $40 (prepaid nonmembers); additional $10 at the door

* * "Can you turn a Web site into a community?" Executives from the following companies will share their insights: BATNET1, eSociety,  Join representatives from leading online sites to discuss: What does it mean to be a community site? What elements are essential for creating a successful online community? Why do people respond to community; what makes them join? What makes them stay? What does it take to make the customer loyal? How do you implement interactive strategies to keep users on your site? How do you collect, analyze and use Web generated customer data most efficiently and effectively to create a sense of community? How will community evolve with the Internet over the next few years?

Time: 6:00- 8:30PM
Rsvp: call Denny at (914) 896-0012 or email

* * Bring Your Own Book Night (BYOB) How to Build a Great Photography Website First in a series brought to you by the Art Directors Club
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Place: The Art Directors Club,106 West 29th St. b/w 6th and 7th Ave
Cost: ADC members free, all others $10. Space limited
Rsvp: 212.643.1440

Thursday, June 15, 2000

* * The (K)Not Your Average Wedding Gown Fashion Show & Charity Auction to benefit the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. And the bride wore...FUBU?  The Knot is once again taking a unique spin on the world of weddings with the help of today's hottest ready-to-wear designers. 17 hip, fresh fashion designers, including A.B.S, Built by Wendy, Cynthia Steffe, FUBU, Jill Stuart, Liz Lange, Malia Mills, Pixie Yates, Shoshanna, and Tocca. Special appearance by Miss USA, Lynette Cole. Hosted by Carley Roney, Editor-in-Chief of The Knot. We're auctioning off one-of-a-kind, couture attire (which can be worn to a wedding or any other festive occassion) to raise money for a very worthy cause -- the fight against ovarian cancer. From a tangerine beaded evening gown by up-and-comer David Meister to an adorable spring two-piece dress from Shoshanna to a hot white string bikini with Swarovski crystals by Malia Mills, these innovative creations can be yours.  Help us celebrate how wedding fashion has changed. Live fashion show with models from Next Management and a special finale appearance by Miss USA, followed by a live auction of 10 of the gowns auctioneered by Elyse Luray-Marx from The Auction Channel. Bid online now at for all 17 dresses, 7 of which are being auctioned exclusively online.  If you can't make the live event, place your absentee bid on these hot numbers today!

Time: 6:15 p.m. VIP cocktail reception. 7:30 p.m. Fashion Show & Charity Auction
Place: Tribeca Rooftop, 2 Debrosses Street (between Hudson & Greenwich Streets)
Cost: $250 - VIP Ticket - Includes entry to private VIP Cocktail Reception at 6:15 pm with open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, sushi bar, and Tuscan table; advance preferred seating to Fashion Show and Auction. $100 - General Admission Ticket Includes 7:30 pm admission to Fashion Show and Auction, complimentary cocktails and light hors d'oeuvres will be available.
Rsvp: To purchase tickets please contact Louisa Terry at The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund at 212.268.1002 or reserve online at

* * Fat Thursday event in NYC Fat Thursday is an Internet networking organization that links Internet entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and angel investors, professors, students, and others interested in the Internet. If you're looking for an Internet job, VC or angel investors, clients, employees, and/or the latest Internet news, come to Fat Thursday. For more information, check out

Time: 7pm to 10pm
Place: Le Bar Bat ( at 311 West 57th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue), New York, NY (phone: 212-307-7228).
Cost: $10 at the door

* * SUMMER NETWORKING EVENTS ARE NOW SCHEDULED!Mark your calendars now and prepare to "get connected" at Colorado's mosteffective Internet and techie professionals' netWorking event!! Agenda: NetWorking and connecting with each other, of course! In addition, we will show you and ask for your input and votes on the tools we're proposing to introduce as key elements of the netGoddess career management system - which will ultimately be used by you, our netGoddess membership. Our presentation and your response is vital to our fundamental promise to our community: that we would create a community which would be developed by and for women and would deal specifically with the issues confronting the professional woman. THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO HELP US DECIDE WHAT IS MOST USEFUL TO YOU AND YOUR CAREER! Erika / Your Founding Evangelist, Sapna/ Your Founding chief Executive Officer

Time: 6pm to 8pm
Place: TBD, but we’ll let you know in an email shortly!
Cost: $25 in advance (go to to register) and $30 at the
door – So register now!

* * New Media Tech Expo

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Place: Digital Sandbox, 55 Broad Street
Cost: none

* * Recruiting Fair hosted by Techexpo

Time: 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Place: 55 Broad Street
Rsvp:; (212) 655-4505

* * How to Transform Your Small Business into a Hot Web Presence hosted by The Learning Annex

Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Place: School for the Physical City, 55 E. 25th Street (between Madisonand Park Aves.)
Cost: $34 (Learning Annex and NYNMA members); $49 (non-members)
Rsvp: (212) 371-0280

* * 212@615 Party hosted by Iconixx New York

Time: 6:15 p.m.
Place: 212 West 35th Street, between 7th and 8th avenues, 8th Floor
Cost: none
Rsvp: Jennifer at (212) 564-5070 or

Friday, June 16, 2000

* * Breakfast Meeting for Venture Capitalists Seeking Early Stage NY Investment Opportunities hosted by Alpine Venture Associations hosted by Alpine Venture Associations. Representatives from Draper Fisher Jurveton Gotham, Net Value Holdings and will be present.

Place: The Yale Club
Rsvp: James Hahn, (201) 264-3241 or visit

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Monday, June 19, 2000

* * "What it takes to start a B2B Internet Company?" Executives from the following companies will share their insights:, eColon, Katalyst, Join representatives from leading B2B start up companies to discuss: Where do you start? How do you identify the processes in your industry that will benefit from the Internet? What are they? How necessary is it for your industry expert to know the technical side of the business and vice versa? Does location matter? What expertise do you look for in start up employees? How much time is spent on raising capital? What is your greatest challenge now? What are the challenges in the future?

Time: 6:00- 8:30PM
Rsvp: call Denny at (914) 896-0012 or email

* * Valuing Internet Companies-What is the Future Really Worth? Hosted by Strategic Research Institute Keynote presentations: John Scully, partner of Sculley Brothers; former
president and CEO of Pepsi; former CEO of Apple Computers; Adam Dell, managing general partner of Impact Venture Partners; Mark Stevens, executive vice president of Excite@Home and David Moore, CEO of 24/7 Media Inc.

Time: 12:30 p.m.-3:00p.m. and Tuesday, June 20, 7:30 a.m.-10:15a.m.
Place: The W New York
Cost: $1795 (Conference and workshop); $1295 (conference only); $595 (workshop only)
Rsvp: (212) 967-0095 or visit

* * Network Hosted Applications Conference 2000:The Next $20 Billion Application Market

Time: 3:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Place: Sheraton Hotel and Towers, New York
Cost: $996/person; $895/team

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tuesday, June 20, 2000

* * Valuing Internet Companies-What is the Future Really Worth? Hosted by Strategic Research Institute Keynote presentations: John Scully, partner of Sculley Brothers; former
president and CEO of Pepsi; former CEO of Apple Computers; Adam Dell, managing general partner of Impact Venture Partners; Mark Stevens, executive vice president of Excite@Home and David Moore, CEO of 24/7 Media Inc.

Time: 7:30 a.m.-10:15a.m.
Place: The W New York
Cost: $1795 (Conference and workshop); $1295 (conference only); $595 (workshop only)
Rsvp: (212) 967-0095 or visit

* * Network Hosted Applications Conference 2000:The Next $20 Billion Application Market.

Time: 7:30 a.m.-9:30a.m.
Place: Sheraton Hotel and Towers, New York
Cost: $996/person; $895/team

* * Transport Internet World Conference and Exhibition hosted by Transport Internet World and Marine Money Ship Finance 2000.

Date: June 20 - 21
Place: Marriott Marquis Times Square
Cost: $995
Rsvp: (203) 406-0108 or

 * * Future Trends in the Marketing Life of Products Online hosted by Spencer Trask Internet Group. Keynote speaker: Joseph Sargent, president and CEO of The Guardian Life
Insurance Company.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Place: India House, 1 Hanover Square
Cost: $45 (lunch and open bar)
Rsvp: David Bershtein, (212) 335-5565 or

* * Executive Forum: Road Map for an IPO hosted by PricewaterhouseCoopers.  Keynote presentations: speakers from PricewaterhouseCoopers, Hale and Dorr, Goldman Sachs and The Financial Relations Board.

Time: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Place: Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers

* * Funding Opportunities for Independent Digital/New Media Artists. A panel presented by: Media ALLIANCE -- &  THUNDERGULCH (A Project of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

Time: 5:30-7:30 pm
Place:@ Thirteen/WNET - 450 West 33rd Street (at 10th Avenue), 6th Floor, NYC
Cost: free, but space is limited and filling up
Rsvp: Call 212-432-0900 x225

* * Internet MFG (mixer for grownups) is a casual monthly mixer for New York new media professionals. No demos, no speeches, no registration fees. Just a chance to put some faces to names and find out what's going on among other new media executives in Silicon Alley. Please feel free to invite industry friends and associates.

Time: 6:30-9:30pm
Place: Cibar, 56 Irving Place between 17th and 18th streets. Cibar is a lovely place with an outdoor garden. Cash bar.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Wednesday, June 21, 2000

 * * The Wireless Revolution and its Impact on Content, Services and Industries hosted by Institute for Technology and Enterprises

Time: 4:15 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Place: Global Digital Sandbox, 55 Broad Street, 4th Floor
Rsvp: (212) 547-7030;

* * The Standard's New York Rooftop Party exclusive invite only.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Thursday, June 22, 2000

* * The's San Francisco Launch Party" Network with at the ultra-chic, futuristic club Backflip to celebrate the launch of our San Francisco office.

Time: 7-11pm
Place: Backflip, 601 Eddy Street; 415-771-FLIP
Rsvp: We expect over 400 people to attend, so you must RSVP at to be admitted.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Friday, June 23, 2000
EDC representatives will be available at Variety's ShowBiz Expo in Los Angeles. Learn how your company can join the community of media and entertainment industry professionals who are growing their companies in New York City. Stop by Booth 1911  at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Date: June 23-25
Place: Los Angeles Convention Center
Rsvp: For more information about ShowBiz Expo, log on to .

Several Day Conferences/Seminars/And other extravaganzas

* * August 3

What: >> 4th annual private industry gathering and reception on "The Next 20 Years in Technology"
Where: >> Lincoln Center, NYC (5:30 pm start)
Info: >> On behalf of Courtney Pulitzer and The Next 20 years series (now entering its 4th season) along with ZDNet, AT&T, IBM, Microsoft, MIT's Tech Review, Netscape, Motorola, Red Herring Magazine Upside Magazine, Wired, Softnet Systems, Hall Kinion, Business Wire, Hummer Winblad, GuruNet, Netbytel, Xuma, eTour, Business 2.0, Iron Street Labs, Alley Cat News and many others.
This industry-only gathering is "an insiders sneak preview of the future of Technology"
This lecture and cocktail/showcase reception in NY is By Invitation Only. More than 1400 industry executives will be in attendance.

MODERATOR - Dan Farber VP editor in chief ZDNet
SPEAKERS - Dr. Michio Kaku - renowned physicist and author of "Visions;" Dennis Roberson - Chief Technology Officer - Motorola; plus special guest TBA

VIP INDUSTRY PASSES: Send an e-mail request to and PUT in SUBJECT of e-mail "NY-cc GUEST LIST". There is no cost to attend with an INDUSTRY pass, but we must hear from you VERY soon if you want one.

SHOWCASING YOUR COMPANY: If you would like to showcase your technology related company at the private reception, please send an E-mail to with "NY DEMO" in SUBJECT and company name and web address in e-mail.

Event Space Available

Retail Space Available: Technology/Incubator Building on Houston Street between Sullivan & Thompson seeks strategic partners/investors to create state-of-the-art storefront event space/technology gallery.  Fantastic location, incredible details/ambiance. 5,000 sq ft storefront, 5,000 sq ft usable basement space. Send inquiries to:


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