The UK Catalyst Awards: Community Awards for Social Technology

Can you or someone you know show how technology is already enabling people around them to connect with each other in new ways and do good things? Twenty five worthy projects have been shortlisted in the Catalyst Awards and the winners will be announced on July 24th at a London Ceremony. 

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Date: 24 July 2008
Location: UK

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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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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H3: Hardware Hacking Enthusiast's Pub Meet 11

Monthly get together organised by of people interested in hardware hacking, interaction design, Arduino, electronics... Have a pint, meet some geeks and bring something to show off! Pictures of related workshops and past events here:

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Date: 29 July 2008
Location: The Event, UK

mashup* Event: Enterprise 2.0

  This mashup* Event will focus on the status of Enterprise 2.0 thinking, where thought leaders are up to and we are sure will stray into the opportunity of effecting and delivering corporate social responsibility and “green” IT.

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Date: 17 July 2008
Location: BT Centre (St Pauls), 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

Face to Face with the Millenials

Following the recently acclaimed ‘Meet The Millennials’ report, MusicTank has invited its author and Nettwerk Music Group’s Co-Founder & CEO Terry McBride to the UK to take part in a very special music business initiative.

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Date: 17 July 2008
Location: Imagination Gallery, UK

Monetise Web 2.0 Social Networks

Monetise Web 2.0 & Social Networks 2008 is where leading media, web and games developers, consumer entertainment, broadcasters and agencies come to discover how to build and monetise social networks, gadgets and widgets.

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Date: 9 July 2008
Location: Royal National Institute for the Blind, UK

The Democratic Web: Regime Change Online

In the latest of the Precedent seminar series practical tips and examples of ways to enhance your website's ability to communicate your message, including the Web 2.0 era will all be discussed.

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Date: 3 September 2008
Location: One Aldwych, UK

Digg – the prototype for the future web

While having a browse online I came across this little belter - A Beginner's Guide To Digg on the Pronet Advertising blog. It’s two years old but hey it’s still pretty good.

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It’s a treasure map but not as we know it

Ok it’s official. I’ve tried to deny it, talk myself out of it but I am indeed a geek. It’s true. Hey, it’s cool to be a geek. I would even go as far to call it chic. Geek-chic.

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Afternoon Tea Camp

In true geek style and an excuse to get a bit social comes AfternoonTeaCamp. It’s on the weekend (this Sunday), in the afternoon at The Werks. The idea is that everyone brings something to share and that we can all enjoy each others company.

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Date: 13 July 2008
Location: The Werks, UK

Geek Drinks with O'Reilly Web 2.0 Expo Co-Chairs

For those who attended last years Geek Dinner with Brady Forrest, we have some good news: the O’Reilly crew is back in town and offering to hold a little part of their own! The conference co-chairs will be: Brady Forrest, O’Reilly Radar Jen Pahlka, TechWeb (formerly CMP) Janetti Chon, Community + Content Manager

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Date: 18 June 2008
Location: myhotel, UK

What's New in Online Marketing 2006 - Event Presentations


Each year, E-consultancy holds a 1 day event titled What's New in Online Marketing; to help online marketing professionals learn about the most important emerging trends, technologies and services for internet marketing. We get inside the minds of expert practitioners and leading thinkers to find out what needs to be in your development plans if you're to be among the best.

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