Tech & The District » tech events http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict Tech the way we see it: insights and musings on technology PR, policy and the District, from H&K’s D.C. Tech Team. Thu, 04 Aug 2011 15:06:44 +0000 http://wordpress.org/?v=2.9.2 en hourly 1 On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/05/18/on-the-agenda-18/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/05/18/on-the-agenda-18/#comments Tue, 18 May 2010 15:01:54 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=452

 

 

 

 

 

 

Even though the next few weeks’ weather seems to be a hit-or-miss forecast of sunshine and 90 degree mornings and thunderstorm evenings, we have some of the best events to get you through May. So, whatever the event, whatever the weather, come rain or shine and we will be sure to see you there!

·         May 19thSocial Media Breakfast- Time relativity and social media

·         May 21stDC TechFest – Check out the full agenda to find a detailed list of sessions and events

·         May 25thGov. 2.0 Expo – Starting on May 25th, this three day expo will allow current government employees to explore technologies that are transforming our everyday lives.

·         May 26thDCMM Gears Up for Digital Capital Week*

·         May 27thRCR Local DC networking event – Listen to a panel of industry leaders discuss the National Broadband Plan and the impact on economic and employment growth.

 

*Keep in mind that June is fast approaching which means that Digital Capital Week is right around the corner! It starts on June 11th but check out the agenda here for a full list of events.

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/05/03/on-the-agenda-17/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/05/03/on-the-agenda-17/#comments Mon, 03 May 2010 16:05:07 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=427 Happy May everyone! With a new calendar month to fill, we have some of the latest and greatest tech events happening right here in DC. Hope to see you there!

 

 

May 5th-Mobile TECH cocktail DC-Presented by Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Series

 

May 5th Connecting Communicators on Cinco de Mayo

 

May 6th- PoliTwitch! Political Reporting in the Age of Social Media

 

May 7thWhat Should the Next Communications Act Look Like? – Meet up at the National Press Club to discuss the recent Comcast v. FCC ruling as well as what the next FCC plan may look like.

 

May 12thSocial Media: Weapons of Mass Disruption – Taking place at the National Spy Museum to talk about the dangers of social media falling into the wrong hands.

 

May 15thJournalism Survival Bootcamp at the National Press Club – Stop in to find out what outlets such as AOL, POLITICO, National Public Radio looking for in journalists in this new digital world.

 

 

**Also – Mark your calendars for May 21st because the annual DC Techfest is right around the corner! Reserve your tickets now so that you can join in for a full day of different sessions geared towards your liking.

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/03/29/on-the-agenda-15/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2010/03/29/on-the-agenda-15/#comments Mon, 29 Mar 2010 15:27:54 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=380 March came in like a lamb and with this rainy weather, it is certainly going out like a lion. But with April right around the corner and a fresh calendar month to fill up with events, we have a list of some of DC’s hottest tech events posted right here.

Check out these below to close out March with and to get you through the first two weeks of April. Stay tuned for more upcoming tech events in the DC area! See you there!

·         March 30thMobile Outlook 2010

·         March 30thNational Press Club – Blogging Basics

·         March 31stFuture of the Internet IV –Panelists include Alec Ross, Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Kim Hart, editor of Hillicon Valley and past “Tech in 5” guest.

·         March 31st#L2 Tweet Up 

·         April 2ndiPad Eve Happy Hour

·         April 14th – Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation examines the national broadband plan

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/29/on-the-agenda-14/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/29/on-the-agenda-14/#comments Tue, 29 Sep 2009 20:59:22 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=297 September 29, 2009 – PRSA Webinar – Digital Marketing: The Shift of Advertising and the Creative Renaissance

September 29, 2009 – Health 2.0 – Discussing the use of Web 2.0 at the FDA and in local Healthcare

September 29, 2009 – GrowSmartBiz Conference with Wired’s Chris Anderson

September 30, 2009 – DC Media Makers Meetup

September 30, 2009 – Climate Legislation in the U.S. Senate: Will there Be a Bill this Year?  What Will it Look Like?

October 1, 2009 – ZapForum DC: SOA & EA Networking Event

October 8, 2009 – Energy and Natural Resources Hearing

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/14/on-the-agenda-13/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/14/on-the-agenda-13/#comments Mon, 14 Sep 2009 20:48:41 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=291 September 14, 2009 – A Discussion on the Internet of 2020

September 14, 2009 – Online News Association Meetup hosted by NPR

September 16, 2009 – Web Analytics Usage Among Government and NonProfits

September 16, 2009 – Skip Lunch Feed a Brunch

September 16, 2009 – Social Media Club Meetup – Mainstream Media Using Social Media

September 17, 2009 – Google Analytics 101

September 17, 2009 – Energy & Natural Resources Hearings

September 19, 2009 – How to get Business with Social Media

September 22, 2009 – New Tech Happy Hour

September 22, 2009 – Breaking into Digital Media hosted by National Press Club

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/03/on-the-agenda-12/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/09/03/on-the-agenda-12/#comments Thu, 03 Sep 2009 15:24:54 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=287 September 8, 2009 – Gov’t. 2.0 Expo

September 10, 2009 – Washington D.C. Twestival

September 14, 2009 – A Discussion on the Internet of 2020

September 14, 2009 – Online News Association Meetup hosted by NPR

September 16, 2009 – Web Analytics Usage Among Government and NonProfits

September 16, 2009 – Social Media Club Meetup – Mainstream Media Using Social Media

September 17, 2009 – Google Analytics 101

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/08/11/on-the-agenda-9/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/08/11/on-the-agenda-9/#comments Tue, 11 Aug 2009 18:00:28 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=264 As always, here is your weekly update on the upcoming tech events in the district for the next two weeks. Hope to see you at the events!

August 12, 2009 – Hill & Knowlton’s Rooftop Party hosted by our Healthcare Team – contact lindsay.campbell@hillandknowlton.com to request an invitation.

August 12, 2009 – RSA-NCC PRONet Committee Happy Hour Event

 

 

August 13, 2009 – To Tweet or Not to Tweet Your Press Release? And Other Frequently Asked Questions - Business Wire Webinar

August 18, 2009 – DC Area Online News Association – August Meetup 

August 18, 2009 – Internet Activist Workshop at Clarendon Grill

August 19, 2009 – Hill & Knowlton’s Rooftop Party hosted by the Tech Team – contact lindsay.campbell@hillandknowlton.com to request an invitation.

August 21, 2009 – Technology Liberation Front 5th Anniversary Party

August 27, 2009 – Tech Cocktail DC 6 – Act now, only a few tickets left!

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/08/03/on-the-agenda-8/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/08/03/on-the-agenda-8/#comments Mon, 03 Aug 2009 20:52:19 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=259 Welcome August! With a new month comes a new calendar page to fill. As always, we here at Hill & Knowlton are providing you with the best social events in the district. Stay tuned every Monday to keep your calendars loaded with tech events.

 

August 4, 2009Washington DC Online Marketing (SEO/SEM/Social Media) Group August Meetup

August 6, 2009 – WNG Summer Networking Soirée

August 6, 2009 – Small Business and Entrepreneurship Hearing

August 8, 2009 – Flash the District – DC Flash Group, August Meetup

August 12, 2009 – Hill & Knowlton’s Rooftop Party hosted by our Healthcare Team – contact lindsay.campbell@hillandknowlton to request an invitation.

August 12, 2009 – RSA-NCC PRONet Committee Happy Hour Event
August 13, 2009 – To Tweet or Not to Tweet Your Press Release? And Other Frequently Asked Questions - Business Wire Webinar

August 18, 2009 – DC Area Online News Association – August Meetup 

August 18, 2009 – Internet Activist Workshop at Clarendon Grill

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/07/30/on-the-agenda-7/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/07/30/on-the-agenda-7/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2009 20:13:03 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=255 With July at its end and August right around the corner, it’s time to reload your social life with some new events! Check out these D.C. upcoming events:

 

 

July 30, 2009 Press Releases, Public Companies and Social Media: What to do? – Business Wire Webinar

August 4, 2009Washington DC Online Marketing (SEO/SEM/Social Media) Group August Meetup

August 6, 2009 – WNG Summer Networking Soirée

August 6, 2009 – Small Business and Entrepreneurship Hearing

August 8, 2009 – Flash the District – DC Flash Group, August Meetup

August 12, 2009 – Hill & Knowlton’s Rooftop Party hosted by our Healthcare Team – contact lindsay.campbell@hillandknowlton to request an invitation.

August 12, 2009 – RSA-NCC PRONet Committee Happy Hour Event
August 13, 2009 – To Tweet or Not to Tweet Your Press Release? And Other Frequently Asked Questions - Business Wire Webinar

August 18, 2009 – DC Area Online News Association – August Meetup 

August 18, 2009 – Internet Activist Workshop at Clarendon Grill

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On the Agenda http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/07/06/on-the-agenda-6/ http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/2009/07/06/on-the-agenda-6/#comments Mon, 06 Jul 2009 19:28:16 +0000 Lindsay Campbell http://blogs.hillandknowlton.com/techandthedistrict/?p=222 Now that every sparkler in D.C. has sizzled into ashes, we know that the 4th of July is officially done and over with. On the upside to the holiday weekend being behind us, July is in full swing and our Blackberry calendars have been instantly flooded with happy hours and Hill hearings. Here are some up-and-coming events for the next two weeks happening in the DC area.

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