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This article was published on September 21, 2010


    Upcoming Tech Events You Should Be Attending. Get your discounts here!

    Upcoming Tech Events You Should Be Attending. Get your discounts here!
    Sophie Op den Kamp
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    Sophie Op den Kamp

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    Sophie (SophieODK) is Operations Director at TQ in Amsterdam (TNW's Tech Residency for exceptional startups). Finds good karma in geek-to-pe Sophie (SophieODK) is Operations Director at TQ in Amsterdam (TNW's Tech Residency for exceptional startups). Finds good karma in geek-to-person advocacy. Her motto: "Don't take yourself too seriously, it gives you freaky frown lines."

    We’ve updated our list of upcoming SFW events [Suitable For Web-pro’s] that will give you the heads up on trends and entrepreneurship in the international media and technology space. For all mentioned events we’ve organized a special discount for our readers, so make sure to check here before you decide to buy a ticket. This post is supported by PressDoc for Events


    SME Web Presence 2010, October 2, London
    SME Web Presence 2010 is designed to both educate and discover innovative ways in which small and medium sized enterprises can maximise their presence on the web by utilising the latest tools and trends. Speakers and panelists on the day include Martin Bryant (The Next Web), Fred Caballero (Channelship), Vladimir Ghetau (Loopthing), Stephen O’Leary (O’Leary Analytics) and Mark Cahill (Social Bits)

    TNW readers get 30% discount by quoting the code: TMWSMEWEB on arrival

    Blogworld & New Media Expo, October 14-16, Las Vegas
    BlogWorld & New Media Expo is a tradeshow, conference, and media event dedicated to promoting the dynamic industry of new media – including blogging, podcasting, social media, social networking, online video, music, Internet TV and radio. The BlogWorld conference features over 120 educational sessions, panel discussions and keynote presentations. Blogexpo showcases a new media marketplace where thousands converge to network and find all of their online business and marketing resources.

    Face to Face social networking in Las vegas?
    TNW readers get 20% discount Use ‘TNW20’ as partner code to get the discount.

    SES Chicago Conference and Expo, October 18-22, Chicago
    Discover the tools of engagement at SES Chicago Conference and Expo. Learn to listen and converse in a more social world and increase organic traffic to avoid “spam” penalties Experts will show you how integrating search, social media, and video in basic ways. The program features 60+ sessions covering marketing attribution, the business value of social media, and brand reputation management

    TNW readers get 20% discount

    Webtrends Engage 2010, October 19-20, London, UK
    Webtrends Engage will bring together bright sparks of marketing, e-commerce, digital and social media, while showcasing organisations that create the perfect concoction of art and science in today’s digital world. Engage 2010 aims to open up the debate of how it’s possible to seize the latest opportunities of Web 2.0 with not only a creative but scientific approach and inspire attendees with note-worthy speakers. The two-day event will also feature a number of short sharp sessions to enthuse even the most experienced digital professional.

    TNW reader get 25% off. select ‘Other’ from the dropdown list and then enter ‘ENG-TNW’ here

    Social Intranet Summit, October 27-28, Vancouver, Canada
    Learn how to drive business value with social intranet at Social Intranet Summit. Your intranet can be an integral part of your organization’s success. No other technology is responsible for simultaneously enhancing efficiency and productivity, retaining organizational knowledge, and enhancing employee engagement. How can you achieve excellence with your intranet? Join intranet managers, social software practitioners, and enterprise thought leaders on October 28, 2010 for a day of inspiring presentations, practical advice, and great networking in beautiful Vancouver.

    TNW Readers get $100 discount by using “NEXTWEB” as Promo code

    IDCEE, October 28-29, Kyiv, Ukraine
    IDCEE 2010 is aiming to aggregate and distribute the ideas and knowledge of the most promising start-ups and innovators with expertise and abilities of leading angel investors and venture capitalists. IDCEE 2010 will gather approximately 150-200 investors participating. Furthermore, the expo provides a broad selection of participative sessions, panels, keynotes and matchmaking events.
    Special note: The venue – ‘Mystetskiy Arsenal’ is located in the immediate vicinity of the UNESCO world heritage site of ‘Pechersk Lavra’

    TNW readers get 20% discount. Email me to get the discount-code.

    The How To Web conference, November 3-4, Bucharest
    At How To Web you will find inspirational technology entrepreneurship. This event gives you the heads up on the latest developments in Eastern Europe and the rest of the world. How To Web 2010 will feature international speakers from the web entrepreneurship scene in London and Silicon Valley: Ramu Yalamanchi (Hi5), Reshma Sohoni (Seedcamp), Mike Butcher (TechCrunch Europe), Katy Turner (Eden Ventures), Alex Van Someren (UKTI) and…. Patrick de Laive (The Next Web)

    You can still get very early bird tickets here

    The Cloud Computing World Forum, November 17-18, Hong Kong
    The Cloud Computing World Forum will take place at The Mira Hotel, Hong Kong, and promises to be Asia’s leading Cloud and SaaS based event. Building on the huge success of the European show, this two day conference and free-to-attend exhibition will provide a focused platform for the global cloud and SaaS industry in Asia.

    TNW readers get 20% discount by using promo code CATNW20 as ‘further requirement’

    ChallengerDay, November 18, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    The third edition of Sprout ChallengerDay is a day full of inspiring entrepreneurs. Here you can learn to grow your company and meet up with other inspiring entrepreneurs.
    Speakers include Ben Huh, founder of the Cheezburger Network and Failblog, Geraldo Vallen, founder of Join the Pipe, the network that ‘creates’ clean drinkwater for the world, investor Hubert Deitmers, Quooker-director Niels Peteri and trendwatcher Reinier Evers (Trendwatching.com). More to be announced.

    Be inspired, and learn from great entrepreneurs. We welcome you to Amsterdam. TNW readers get a 100 EUR discount

    Market Research in the Mobile World, 2-3 December, Berlin
    Gone are the days of paper questionnaires where you often get poor response rates. With the advancement of mobile technology, data collection can be seamlessly integrated into mobile apps, making it fun for consumers to respond. The international conference on Market Research in the Mobile World will bring together top researchers and practitioners to discuss the key challenges and opportunities of using mobile platforms for generating consumer and business insights.

    TNW readers get 10% off by using discount code “thenextweb10” during registration

    LeWeb, December 8-9, Paris, France
    Last but not least. . LeWeb brings together the most influential audience in the Internet ecosystem. Top industry entrepreneurs, executives, investors, senior press & bloggers gather for 2 days in Paris to focus on the key issues and opportunities in the web marketplace. LeWeb features the most timely topics and discusses the hottest trends as they happen. This year’s theme is platforms and speakers include: Carlos Ghosn, Marissa Mayer, Dennis Crowley, Alexander Tamas, Sebastien de Halleux, Michael Arrington to name a few.

    TNW readers get a special 200 euros discount here By using discount code TNW2010

    Are you hosting an event yourself? Think it would be relevant to our readers? Please contact Sophie to discuss media partnerships with TNW