Friday, August 18, 2000

Courtney Pulitzer's Cyber Scene Calendar of Events

Monday, August 21, 2000

* * Rich Media SIG members: The Institute for International Research is kicking off the RICH MEDIA ADVERTISING FORUM (tm)
Date: August 21 - 22, 2000
Place: Hyatt Regency in San Francisco at Embarcadero

* * D.I.Y. (design it yourself modular living concept) Ultra-cool Tribeca design store, Totem is celebrating the launch of their new line "Innovation," from famed designer Verner Panton.  To add to the festivities there will be an open bar and sultry sounds by our very own DJ Sascha. Join us for some Monday fun.

Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Place: Totem (71 Franklin Street)

Tuesday, August 22, 2000

* * New York's most popular Internet and new media monthly seminar series holds its next panel discussion. Top executive panelists will discuss "Entertainment and the Internet."

Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Place: Tavern on the Green (Central Park at West 67th Street)
Cost: $45 before August 22, $65 at the door
Rsvp: (212) 425-0505

* *  UnTethered Conference Host,
Time:  7:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Place: Sheraton Hotels, New York, 7th Avenue at 53rd Street
Cost: $300/person
Rsvp: Edwin Wong (917) 836-8108,

* * Mobile Access, Japan Style

Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Speech at 7:30PM
Place: The Gold Coast Restaurant, upstairs in the "Torpedo Room" 230 California Street in San Francisco, between Front and Battery

Wednesday, August 23, 2000

* * Techexpo 2000 Job Fair, NYC Midtown Host: Techexpo USA
Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Place: Sheraton New York, 7th Ave. at 53rd St.

* * Do you know that you need to market your business on the Internet, but don’t know how or can’t afford it? Well, help is on the way! You are cordially invited to Main Streets Online Philadelphia. Due to popular demand, we will be hosting another educational seminar to provide the small businesses of the Philadelphia area the necessary tools and information needed to move successfully into the new economy. Come hear Tom Antion, an internationally recognized expert on Internet marketing, speak on the importance of having an online presence and how to create one. Seminars of this nature, with a highly respected speaker such as Mr. Antion, are ordinarily very expensive to attend, but as part of Main Streets Online, they are being offered to the small businesses in the Philadelphia area at no cost. Take advantage of this great opportunity to improve the ways you market your business.
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium (Veterans Stadium) Philadelphia, PA
RSVP at or call 1-800-997-2957

Thursday, August 24, 2000

* * Deep Personalization: Building Customer Loyalty Online. Speaker: Emily Wong, Creative Director of The Web Connection
Place: Shanghai
Rsvp: please visit

* * Alliances: Criteria and Issues in Selecting Strategic Alliances. Speaker: Don Sullivan, VP Business Development of

Place: Bangkok
Rsvp: For details, please visit

Friday, August 25, 2000

* * To our End of Summer of Sin Bash where we will usher in HAMptons
Magazine's Fall Fashion Show up early, mention HipGuide at the door. Further notice will be given if there is a guest list. No rsvp's at this time.

Time: cocktails begin at 9:00 PM
Place: Conscience Point, North Sea Road, Southampton

* * IBM/Lotus Partner Recruit Event

Place: Singapore
Rsvp: For details, please visit

Tuesday, August 29, 2000

* * The NYC area mixer and panel discussion on 'Monetize This!' where we try collectively to get a handle on how to squeeze money out of digital content on the net, has now been set. It is scheduled for the 'Last Tuesday' (how's that for a catchy name?):

Time: 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM: Mixer, 6:45 PM to 7:00 PM: Roundtable intros of all participants: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM: Panel
Place: HEISMAN ROOM, 13th Floor, DOWNTOWN ATHLETIC CLUB 19 West Street
Cost:$10 per person with RSVP, $15 at door. Cash Bar (Hors d'oeuvres sponsorship open)

Wednesday, August 30, 2000

* * Holiday 2000 Survival Hosted by Association for Interactive Media
Place:  Fashion Institute of Technology Learning amphitheater 27th and 7th Avenue

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Cost: $200 for AIM members, $275 DMA members, $300 For Non-AIM
Rsvp: Alexis Bonnell (212) 790-1407,,

* * Techexpo 2000, New Jersey hosted by Techexpo USA

Time: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Place: Embassy Suites, 121 Centennial Avenue, Piscataway, N.J.

* * AIM’s New York Dinner and a Deal hosted by Association for Interactive Media

Time: 6:30 to 9:30 PM
Place: Metronome Restaurant, 915 Broadway at 21st St.
Cost: $45 for AIM members $85 for non-AIM
Rsvp:  Alexis Bonnell (212) 790-1407,,

Thursday, August 31, 2000

* * James Root, President of NetCel360

Place: Hong Kong
Rsvp: For details, please visit


* * The Second Annual Northeast Venture Conference, hosted by AlleyCat News

Date: Monday, September 11-Wednesday, September 13
Place: Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City

* * Do you know that you need to market your business on the Internet, but don’t know how or can’t afford it? Well, help is on the way! You are cordially invited to Main Streets Online Philadelphia.
NE Philadelphia
Date: September 12,2000
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Deer Meadows Baptist Home 8301 Roosevelt Blvd.
Rsvp: or call 1-800-997-2957

* * RESFEST 2000 Kicks-off September 7.  RES Media Group announces final dates for all-digital film festival. RMG ( produces the acclaimed national publication, RES: The Magazine of Digital Filmmaking and the RESFEST Digital Film Festival. The festival and magazine were among the first to showcase the work of filmmaker Spike Jonze, music video director Chris Cunningham, ILM effects guru John Knoll, design collective Tomato, guerilla videomakers EBN, and the Dogma 95 group led by Lars von Trier. Speakers at RESFEST have included filmmaker Mike Figgis, film title designer Kyle Cooper, visual effects artist Stu Maschwitz (formerly of ILM), designer Rebeca Mendez and music video director Roman Coppola. The official presenting sponsor for RESFEST 2000 is IBM. Additional sponsors include Adobe, BARCO, discreet, Screen Actors Guild, Directors Guild of America,, Artbyte, Thousand Words, Eveo and Skyy Vodka. For more information and press inquiries please contact: Amy Brownstein
RESFEST 212 784 0673

* * Growth and Survival Strategies for Internet and Technology Companies. Produced by Strategic Research Institute & supported by New York InfoTech Forum.
Date: September 14 - 15
Place: Windows on the World, 1 World Trade Center, New York City
* * The New Breed of Incubators Conference. Produced by International Business Forums & supported by New York InfoTech Forum
Date: September 14
Place: Alfred Lerner Hall, Columbia University, New York City
* *NYNMA's Super CyberSuds(TM) 2000 –New York Hilton Super CyberSuds(TM) 2000 expands to a full-day event this year, Noon to 9PM featuring the "Best of NYNMA" and special pavilions for Wireless, E-Business and Recruiting. This will be our sixth – and biggest –Super CyberSuds(TM) ever! Find out why Super CyberSuds(TM) is THE trade show for New Media in New York and Silicon Alley's largest new media networking event.

Date: Sept. 28
To sponsor, contact Sherry Riesner,,
(212) 785-7898 x224 or Brian Rosenberg,,
(212) 785-7898 x231

* * How to Waste Millions on Your Web Strategy Without Really Trying.If you need a web site for your business or your current web site does not do it for you this seminar is for you. Hosted by DF Consulting, Launch Specialists.

Date: September 18, 2000
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 6-6:30 Networking with DFC's Finest, 6:30-7:15 Presentation of how to waste millions of dollars 7:15-8 Ask the experts at DF Consulting, 8-8:30 Networking
Place: The Williams Club, 24 East 39th Street Baxter, Brooks and Lehman Room
Cost: No charge
Rsvp: or 212-688-6972

* * BITC Backyard Blast!  Are you still in Manhattan? Join the Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation for an outdoor party in Silicon Alley's backyard:
Date: September 14, 2000
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (raindate, September 21, 2000)
Place: Sunset Park, Brooklyn Information Technology Center 269 37th Street, Brooklyn NY
Rsvp: , call 718-965-3100, e-mail us at or check out our website at
* * Television/Internet Programming Marketplace 2000

Date: September 26
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Place: Marriott Marquis - New York, New York
Rsvp: For registration online and further information visit and click on TV/Internet Programming Marketplace.

* * Global Strategies Summit The Global Strategies Summit will provide the latest analysis on the size and growth of the global business opportunity.  Industry leaders and international management consultants will provide critical advice on how to globalize your company for success.

Date: October 18-20, 2000
Place: San Jose, CA Doubletree Hotel
Rsvp: Please visit the event's website for more information at or contact Clifford Rohde at or (202) 331-1550 or Alison Rowles at or +41-21-821-3210.

* * The Fourth Annual Camden Technology Conference: POP!TECH 2000: Being Human in the Digital Age Being Human in the Digital Age.John Perry Barlow, Rodney Brooks, Bill Joy, Whit Diffie, Ira Glasser, Thomas Dolby Robertson, Adam Clayton Powell III and MORE invite you to share their thoughts on: the digital divide, privacy, cyberwar and the ethical standards of technological development.
Date: October 27-29
Place: Camden Opera House, Camden, Maine

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* * Event 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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