Social Media World Forum Europe

Keywords: social media, marketing, digital, monitoring, communities, measurement, pr, public relations, customer insight, social crm, social shopping, b2b, location based marketing, tv, mobile, social gaming

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Date: 29 March 2011
Location: London Olympia, UK

Albion Society

The Albion society meets to discuss the burning issues of the day. This time the key issue is the Future of Mobile. Speakers include Clive Dickens of Absolute Radio one of the UK's first companies to utilise i-Ads.

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Date: 8 March 2011
Location: The Tea Building, UK

Social Gaming Time to stop playing by yourself

We will be debating the future, impact, value and role of social gaming.

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Date: 14 March 2011
Location: Olswang, UK

Follow The new search ?

Is "Follow: The New Search ?" A new economic model is emerging that is based on the value of "Follow".

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Date: 10 March 2011
Location: London, UK

Family 2.0

Family 2.0 will focus on what are the new products and services that are serving the family 2.0 and how should be sell and market them.

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Date: 17 February 2011
Location: Olswang, UK

Digital Trends in 2011

Come and hear what the trends are in 2011 around Social Location Applications Mobile

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Date: 2 February 2011
Location: BCS, UK

Win Stand Space at Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona


he Creative Industries KTN and UKTI have joined forces to launch a competition to give a way one place on the UKTI booth for a company to showcase their technology to the leaders of the world mobile industry.
This is fantastic opportunity to showcase your company at next year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Europe's most prestigious event for the mobile sector and meet potential business partners.
How to enter All you have to do is tell Creative Industries KTN, in 250 words or less: “Why would you be the talk of MWC and how will your offering act as a draw and be demonstrated on and around the UKTI booth?” 
Send your entry to ideasatcreativeindustriesktn [dot] org by 26.11.2010.
The prize
The winner will receive a place on the UKTI booth which is located at one of the most prominent places in the congress, plus full integration with UKTI’s presence at the event. Steve Williams of UKTI said: “Our stand is always very busy and we are looking for a company whose product or service has that wow factor that will get everyone at the show talking and bring the key international decision makers flocking to the UKTI stand. This is a great chance to put your business in front of the top people from the world’s mobile sector. We will also promote the winner to relevant companies within our network to increase their exposure even more.” There are also two runner up prizes of guaranteed place at Mobile World Congress pre show press networking event on 17th January at 1 Victoria Street London, with a chance to meet and present your company to more than 20 UK media interested in mobile and technology.
Mobile World Congress 2011 is held in Barcelona Feb 14-17, 2011. It is the leading event for the mobile industry and is attended by 50,000 senior figures from across the mobile sector from 200 countries.
MWC is: •    A world class thought leadership conference featuring visionary keynotes and action-provoking panel discussions •    An exhibition featuring more than 1,300 companies displaying the cutting-edge products and technology that will define the mobile future •    App Planet, the new Centre of the Apps Universe •    A great chance to network, find business opportunities and make deals. The winner and two runners up will be selected by a panel of judges that will include: Mark Leaver CIKTN Theme Champion for Globalisation John Cass CIKTN Director Steve Williams UKTI
Ts and Cs Companies must have working products, services or technology. The judges will be looking for a company that is creating new ways to market through mobile in a creative and innovative way. This is not just about theory but practice. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The first prize is a place on the UKTI Booth. No travel or accommodation costs or other expenses are provided. There is no cash alternative to the prize. The winners are responsible for transporting and insuring any equipment/products to and from MWC The runners up prizes do not include travel or accommodation or other expenses. The winners will be required to undertake PR activities in relation to the event via the CI KTN platform, e.g. blogs, tweets, video interviews to be agreed with CI KTN

Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is one of the most important events in the calendar for anyone that dabbles in the mobile sector.

Aside from the thousands of mobilistas, including a large delegation from the UK, what's not to love? Mobile geekery and Barcelona in February. Part of the UK presence at the show includes a UK Pavilion to showcase the best mobile talent from this side of the Channel, backed by Creative Industries KTN and UK Trade & Investment. 

They've got together to launch a competition to give a way one place on the UKTI stand for a company to showcase their technology to the leaders of the world mobile industry.

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How to be Social

After a fantastic debut last year we had over 120 brands who attended to listen to 5 professional speakers on digital and social media. Why? Because our speakers have been selected from the Recommended Agency Register which means they already come highly recommended for digital services by their existing clients.

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Date: 3 February 2011
Location: The Barbican, UK

Digital Sparks

Digital Sparks is a new and informative evening event introducing UK digital, social media and marketing agencies to some of the technology and service providers helping to shape the digital services of today and tomorrow. At Digital Sparks we bring together technology and talent to catalyse productive new relationships and inspire new business.

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Date: 12 October 2010
Location: Shoreditch House, UK

TechHub Movie Night

Where can you find movies, geeks, entrepreneurs, drinks, snacks geeks this Friday? TechHub movie night! Vote for the old school tech film you want to see.

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Date: 6 August 2010
Location: TechHub, UK

Over the Air

mobile developer hack-day event

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Date: 10 September 2010
Location: Imperial College London, UK

IAB Mobile Advertising Course

This new 1 day course is the definitive practical training to enable you to harness the power of this growing medium. Incorporating the latest IAB research, case studies ,talks from industry leading specialists and practical workshops which enable you to get going as soon as you get back to your office.

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Date: 2 July 2010
Location: Internet Advertising Bureau, UK

Launch48 Conference and Weekend

Launch48, a conference and entrepreneurial event, is back and running in London from the 4th to the 6th of June with speakers and mentors from Gumtree, Yahoo, PayPal, VMWare, Google, and many more attending and working closely with attendees.

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Date: 4 June 2010
Location: PayPal Headquerters, UK

Search Engine Strategies Toronto 2010

Search Engine Strategies Toronto 2010! For those who want to learn more about doing business online, covering topics such as PPC, social media, video marketing, link building, mobile, and more!

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Date: 9 June 2010
Location: Hyatt Regency Toronto, CA

LONDON WEB - Mobile, SEO & the Business Aspects of Web Companies

- Mobile applications and the technology behind them - by Grapple Mobile - The Business side of Web Companies - SEO in the real world

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Date: 15 April 2010
Location: Hoxton Apprentice, UK