A friendly reminder to our readers that proposal submissions to the March 6th Nevada Interactive Media Summit 2010 come to a close soon – February 8th!
“Founded over beers at the Imperial Bar & Lounge in Reno, Nevada sometime during September of 2008, Nevada Interactive Media seeks to foster a community of innovation in the realm of new media and technology that supports professional and intellectual exchange.
Nevada Interact will bring together business owners, non-profit advocates, publishers, newsmakers, bloggers, podcasters, filmmakers, media, PR and advertising professionals and anyone else interested in interactive media from every corner of Nevada together for hands-on learning, rich discussions, opportunities to meet with local companies working in interactive media and plentiful networking opportunities. Presenters will receive a special registration code so that they can attend the event for free. Those who have submitted a proposal should not register for the event until they here on the status of their proposal.
When: Saturday, March 6th, 9:00am to 5:00pm @ Joe Crowley Student Union on UNR’s Campus.”
For just $25, you’ll be able to attend and connect with our region’s best and brightest – PLUS catch the Keynote by Erin Kotecki Vest is Political Director and Producer of Special Projects for BlogHer, Inc. In that capacity, Erin spearheads BlogHer’s initiative to connect community members directly to legislators and policy-makers. Recent successes have included landing an in-person briefing on women online with Senior Advisor to President Obama, Valerie Jarrett, an exclusive on-camera interview with then-candidate Obama, a series of live, interactive conference calls about health care between Congresspeople from both sides of the aisle and BlogHer’s omni-partisan community members, and an exclusive webcast with Health and Human Service Secretary Kathleen Sebelius about health care reform. Prior to joining BlogHer, Erin spent ten years as a broadcast journalist in Los Angeles, Orlando and Detroit winning six Golden Mic Awards with LA news institution KFWB. She Continues to blog on her personal site Queen of Spain Blog, and can be found tweeting both for @BlogHer and as @queenofspain
If you’re in northern Nevada…and you’re part of interactive marketing, this is an event you shouldn’t miss.