Friday, June 23, 2000

Courtney Pulitzer's Cyber Scene Calendar of Events

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Courtney Pulitzer's Cyber Scene Calendar of Events

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---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Monday, June, 26, 2000

* * ENTERTAINMENT INTERNET 2000 The New York City Economic Development Corporation is proud to be one of the sponsors for this forum, a first of its kind event at the Marriott WorldTrade Center in New York City. The focus of this event is investing and
lending in converging broadband and entertainment markets. Visit for details on events and speakers.

* * COCKTAIL PARTY Red Herring and Yazam, Inc. cordially invite you to the official Entrepreneur Summit cocktail party. Mingle with CEOs, Press, Top Brass, and Summit attendees.

Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Place: Tribeca Rooftop, 2 Desbrosses Street, NYC, 212/625-2600
Rsvp: Please RSVP by June 22. Just click 'reply' and we will add you to the list. You must Rsvp to attend at

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tuesday, June 27, 2000

* * Exhibit at NYNMA PC EXPO New Media Pavilion for Start-ups and Up-Starts at PC EXPO 2000. The NYNMA/PC EXPO New Media Pavilion for Startups & Upstarts. Produced by PC EXPO and sponsored by the New York New Media Association, in a special section of Hall 1A, this pavilion targets start-up, pre-IPO and new media type companies. They will receive a special discounted price per square foot to exhibit in this Pavilion.

Date:  June 27 – 29
Place: Jacob Javits Convention Center, NYC
Cost: Just $30 per square foot (e.g. $3,000 for a 10 X 10 space). SPECIAL DISCOUNTED RATE FOR NYNMA MEMBERS!
Rsvp: To exhibit in the Pavilion, please contact Alexandra Waldbaum at 212-615-3080 or

* * The Basics of Outdoor Grilling: A Demonstration and Tasting with Chef Mike Kiernan, Executive Chef of Ark Restaurants 

Time: 7 pm
Place: Bryant Park Grill 20 West 40th Street, New York City (behind the New York Public Library) 212.840.6500
Rsvp:If you would like further information about these events or you would like to suggest future M*Card events, please call or send an e-mail to Kirsten Borstad at 212.206.8800 ext. 115,  For a complete list of upcoming M*Card tastings and demonstrations, visit us at


 * * Jeff Golub and Friends Live at The Metropolitan Café -- ”Performing material from Jeff’s new CD, “Dangerous Curves”. Featuring Jeff Golub, Mark Eagan, Jim Biggins, Clifford Carter, Steve Barbato and Don Harris kitchen open until midnight.

Time: Performances at 10:30 pm and 12:15 am

Place:  The Metropolitan Café 959 First Avenue, New York City (between 52nd and 53rd Streets) 212.759.5600

Cost: No cover or minimum    
Rsvp: For further information about these events, to suggest future M*Card events, or to unsubscribe from these mailings, please call or send an e-mail to Kirsten Borstad at 212.206.8800 ext. 115, For a complete list of upcoming M*Card tastings and demonstrations, visit us at


Place: NY Marriott Marquis 46th & Broadway
Rsvp: at

* * ENTERTAINMENT INTERNET 2000 The New York City Economic Development Corporation is proud to be one of the sponsors for this forum, a first of its kind event at the Marriott WorldTrade Center in New York City. The focus of this event is investing and
lending in converging broadband and entertainment markets. Visit for details on events and speakers.

* * party to Benefit NYC Coalition Against Hunger.
Time: 8:00-11:30pm.
Place: Cibar, 56 Irving Place (bet.17th & 18th Sts.). Business attire.
Cost: $15 ($10 members. $20 at the door).

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Wednesday, June 28, 2000

* * The pleasure of your company is cordially requested to the June "Cocktails with Courtney" London. Sponsored by W Hotels ( IBM (
Complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres

Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Place: TBA
Cost:  Suggested donation 25$ for the Courtney Pulitzer Creations Digital Divide Fund

* * International Trade Conference: Procurement Opportunities in Global
Markets hosted by National Minority Business Council Inc.

Time: 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Place: Pfizer Conference Center, 219 East 42nd Street
Cost: $55 (National Minority Business Council members); $45 (non-members)
Rsvp: 573-2385, ext. 6

* * NYNMA'S Entrepreneurial Series: Individual sessions still available. "Building a Successful New Media Business II" (Business Development, Marketing & Selling) A new four-part series offering the strategies of operating a new media business. Taught by Internet professionals & entrepreneurs. Includes Valuable Reference Materials.

Time: 6:15 PM to 9:45 PM, June 21st & June 28th
Place: Globix, 139 Centre Street, NYC
Cost: NYNMA members – Individual session - $125; Non-Members, Individual session – $150. Applicants who attended the Building I,6-part series receive a credit of $50.
Rsvp: Visit today.

* * presents WorkWorld Career Expo Featuring IPO Row, Sales and Tech Pavilions! Free admission. Register at  NO headhunters or staffing agencies allowed to attend or exhibit  Resume required. 2+ years industry experience preferred.

Time: 10am - 2pm; 3pm - 6:30pm
Place The Expo Center at Madison Square Garden 4 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York City
Rsvp: or 212-302-0060 for additional information

* * iHATCH "How to Prepare for an IPO Even if you Wind Up as a Buyout Candidate"

Time 12:30- 5:30pm

* * Geek Spa event for IBM.  Invite only

Time: 7-11pm

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Thursday, June 29, 2000

* * NYNMA's CYBERSUDS(tm) Sponsored by Meet other new media professionals Exchange ideas & business opportunities Bring friends, bring colleagues, bring business cards

Time: 6-8pm
Place: The Puck Building, Grand Ballroom, 295 Lafayette Street (B,D,F,Q to Broadway-Lafayette; 6 to Bleeker St; N, R to Prince St)
Cost: $25 for non-members
Rsvp: Pre-registration required. To register, visit

* * SAUZA STAY PURE AWARDS - HOUSTON Sauza Tequila and Houston’s DiverseWorks will honor 10 area artists (from the fields of music, fashion, film/video, literature, visual arts, theater, performing arts, dance and architecture) who have "stayed pure" to their artistic visions.  The Sauza "Stay Pure" awards honor local artists, selected by members of local Houston arts organizations, in recognition for their contributions to the Houston arts community. The awards ceremony and event, hosted by Art Guy Jack Massing, will take place June 29 at DiverseWorks Art Space in Houston. Sauza "Stay Pure" Award recipients: Todd Frazier (music), Tamarie Cooper (fashion), Andrea Grover (film/video), Liz Belile (literature), Perry House (visual arts), Jason Nodler (theater), Jody Hughes (performing arts), Jane Weiner and Christina Giannelli (dance), and Carlos Jimenez (architecture).

Time:  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Place: DiverseWorks Art Space 1117 East Freeway (I-10 at North Main) Houston, Texas (713) 223-8346
Rsvp: Please RSVP by June 28th at 888-570-8922

* * iframe corporation cordially invites you to attend "The New Image Launch Celebration"

Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Metronome Restaurant 915 Broadway
Rsvp: Monica Benard 212.279.8444 X 274

Weekend July 1-2, 2000

* * The Beer Olympics

Time: July 1, 4pm
          July 2, 2pm
Place: masquerade, 695 North Ave, Atlanta
Cost $12.50
Rsvp: 404-249-6400

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Monday July 3, 2000

* * Singer Marcus Hutcheson

Time: 7:30pm
Place: Mercury Lounge, 217 East Houston St.
Cost: $7

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tuesday July 4, 2000 Independence Day! Barbecues and fireworks for everyone!

* * Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks extravaganza!

Time: 9:15pm
Place: East River Esplanade, East River New York
Cost: Free

* * Dance the night away in celebration of the nation's independence, enjoy the skyline views and, of course, watch the fireworks display on this cruise. Want front row seats to the Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza on the East River? Also available for your entertainment concession stand and a cash bar.

Time: 7:00pm-11:00pm
Place: Pier 83 at W. 42nd Street. Circle Line Cruises New York

* * International Naval Review, Parade of Sail and Military Flyover. Ships will parade up the Hudson River for review. The parade will be visible all along the West Side. Military aircraft will fly over the parade route (1pm-2pm). Fireworks to celebrate the occasion. Rumored to be the largest fireworks display ever produced.

Time: 8am-5pm

* * The third annual Fourth of July Celebration kicks off with the nation's largest July 4th parade: The Salute 2 America Parade

Time: 1pm
Place:  Techwood drive and International Blvd., Atlanta, Georgia
Cost: Free

* * What's the 4th of July without fireworks? Celebrate Independence Day on the shores of Town Lake with a free evening concert and fireworks display.

Time: 8:30-10pm
Place: Auditorium Shores, Austin, Texas

* * Willie Nelson's annual picnic known for the food, beer and debauchery features many of the local favorites.

Time: 11am-11pm
Place: South Park Meadows, 9600IH-35S, Austin, Texas
Cost: $27.50
Rsvp: 469-7469

* * Celebrate 25 years of independence from Portugal in this annual fest featuring West African music, native cuisine, arts and other activities.

Time: 2pm-7pm
Place: City Hall Plaza, 1 City Hall Plaza, Boston Massachusetts
Cost: Free

* * The Las Vegas Motor Speedway presents a flag-waving display of racing and patriotic fervor for the Fourth of July holiday.

Time: 5pm
Place: Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. N, Las Vegas
Cost: 8$; 6$ Seniors and military; $2 Children 6-12

* * Enjoy the most spectacular views of the San Francisco waterfront fireworks extravaganza aboard one of three cruises: elegant dinner and dancing, casual buffet dining, or an exciting casino-style cruise.

Place: Hornblower Cruises and Events, Pier 33, San Francisco
Cost: $89-110
Rsvp: 415.788.8866

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Wednesday July 5, 2000

* * Ben E. King listen to the oldies played from a Blues point of view

Time: 9pm, 11:30pm
Place: 131 W. 3rd Street

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------  Thursday July 6, 2000

* * Fred Hersch Trio

Time: 9:30pm, 11:30pm
Place: Village Vanguard
Cost: $15 plus, $10 minimum
         $20 plus, $10 minimum

 Friday July 7, 2000

* * Take the day off! It's summertime

Several Day Conferences/Seminars/And other extravaganzas

* * Cocktails with Courtney, Denver July 12, 2000 sponsored by

* * August 3, 4th annual private industry gathering and reception on "The Next 20 Years in Technology" 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.

Time: 5:30pm
Place: Lincoln Center, NYC (5:30 pm start)
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