A weekly listing of local events compiled by the SoCal Tech Calendar (http://www.socaltechcalendar.com).
WEBLA is a conference for Web professionals, providing practical education from industry experts, networking opportunities and community-building.
Location: Pasadena Center, Pasadena
Time: All day, Monday through Friday
For information: E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.mfweb.com/2000/la/homepage.htm
Software Council of Southern CaliforniaInternational Business
Learn how to globalize your e-commerce strategy and increase your international business presence. Experienced e-commerce professionals will explain how they sell and distribute software and Internet solutions internationally.
Location: Long Beach Hilton, 2 World Trade Center, Long Beach
Time: 6-9 p.m.
For information: E-mail email@example.com; Web: http://www.scsc.org/intlbusevent.html
Vortex is an executive conference focusing on the convergence of the Internet, telephone and television networking industries. Vortex is by invitation only for senior industry executives, government policymakers, investment analysts and the media.
Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
Time: 1 p.m.-midnight, Tuesday and Wednesday
For information: E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Web: http://www.vortex2000.com
Essentials of an IPO
This discussion will explore the challenges facing todays technology entrepreneurs using real-world scenarios, highlighting common mistakes and effective strategies.
Location: Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa
Time: 4-5:30 p.m.
For information: E-mail email@example.com; Web: http://www.omm.com/whatsnew/calendar/ipo4_seminar/conf_publicIPO.html
AEA Fiscal Climate 2000
Find out what the governor and the Legislature plan to do with a $10-billion budget surplus, the chances for significant high-tech tax relief for 2001 and pending state privacy laws.
Location: Sonoma Systems, 4640 Admiralty Way, sixth floor, Marina del Rey
Time: 8-9:30 a.m.
For information: To register please contact Wannetta at (310) 563-1060. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.aeanet.org
Tuesday, May 30
Continental breakfast and networking with leaders in the Southern California interactive community. Fee: members $30, nonmembers $50. RSVP. First come, first served.
Location: Four Seasons Hotel, 300 Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills
Time: 8-10 a.m.
For information: E-mail email@example.com; Web: http://www.thevic.org
Software Council of Southern California
Both start-ups and established companies present their business plans, strategic partnering and financial needs.
Location: Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel, Dana Point
Time: Tuesday and Wednesday
For information: E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Web: http://www.venturenet.org
Saturday, June 3
WebgrrlsL.A. Career Fair
The morning sessions will help job-seekers and freelancers enhance their resumes and job-hunting skills. In the afternoon, employers will interview candidates on the spot to fill positions.
Location: American Intercontinental University, Playa Vista (between Lincoln Boulevard and Interstate 405 on Jefferson Boulevard)
Time: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
For information: E-mail CareerFair@VermillionHR.com; Web: http://ontargetdesign.com/wgla/careers/careerfair.html
If you would like to submit your events for listings, please contact the SoCal Tech Calendar. Message Marie Condron at email@example.com or Christian Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.