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Technology Events Calendar

October 23, 2000

A weekly listing of local events compiled by the SoCal Tech Calendar (http://www.socaltechcalendar.com).

Tuesday

TiE San Diego

Vijay Vashee, general manager of Microsoft, will speak on "Lessons From Microsoft's Early Days" and marketing guru Jay Abraham will talk about "How to Multiply Revenues and Boost Earnings."

* Location: La Jolla Woman's Club, 715 Silverado Ave., La Jolla

* Time: 6 p.m.

* Cost: $35 (includes dinner); $20 students

* For more information:

E-mail: ahmed@tiesandiego.org

Web: http://www.tiesandiego.org

Wednesday

SCSC Entrepreneurial Repartee

Join Darius Sankey, partner of Zone Ventures, for a lively discussion of how his venture fund and others determine which ventures get their attention and which don't.

* Location: Sheraton 4 Points, 5990 Green Valley Circle, Culver City

* Time: 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

* Cost: Reservation necessary; $25 members; $40 nonmembers

* For more information: E-mail: catrina@scsc.org

Web: http://www.scsc.org

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Los Angeles Venture Assn.

A workshop on valuation for growth companies, from the point of view of an angel investor, a venture capitalist, an investment banker and an independent business valuation expert.

* Location: Riviera Country Club, 1250 Capri Drive, Pacific Palisades

* Time: 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

* Cost: $65 members, $75 nonmembers

* For more information:

E-mail: judypickettlava@aol.com

Web: http://www.lava.org

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Copyright and Licensing Issues in Internet Content Delivery

L.A. County Bar Assn.'s Subscreen group, which focuses on television, film and the Internet, presents James Root, Microsoft Windows Media; Bob Roback, Launch.com; Peter L. Haviland, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld; Simon Horsman, Neff Law Group; and Lionel S. Sobel, editor, Entertainment Law Reporter.

* Location: Microsoft Corp., 2700 Colorado Ave., 3rd Floor, Santa Monica

* Time: 6:30 p.m. registration; 7 p.m. event

* Cost: Free to CLE+Plus members; $15 law students; $35 section members; $40 LACBA members; $45 others in advance; $50 at the door

* For more information:

E-mail: subscreen@hotmail.com

Web: http://www.televisioninternet.com/subscreen

Thursday

Film Information Technology Conference

The Film Information Technology Conference and Exposition will address the convergence of the motion picture industry and digital and information technologies.

* Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Terrace Parkway, Los Angeles

* Time: All day

* Cost: $1,795; visitor's pass $350

* For more information:

E-mail: klauer@shandwick.com

Web: http://www.filmitcon.com

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Web-O-Vision

The first in a series of dialogues on the future of content creation hosted by Celia Pearce, Annenberg Center visiting scholar and author of "The Interactive Book: A Guide to the Interactive Revolution."

* Location: Davidson Conference Center, University of Southern California, 3415 Figueroa St., Los Angeles

* Time: 7 p.m.

* Cost: Free

* For more information:

E-mail: cpearce@annenberg.edu

Web: http://www.annenberg.edu/convergence-divergence/

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Community Tech Network

The first of a series of meetings about community-based technology efforts, with guest speakers from the California Wellness Foundation and the Community Technology Foundation of California. The Community Technology Organizing Consortium is a resource for efforts to exchange information and advocate for equitable community access to technology. The meeting is open to anyone interested in increasing technology access and training in underserved communities.

* Location: DISKovery Community Computer Learning Center, 222 Hewitt St., Los Angeles

* Time: 3 p.m.-5 p.m.

* Cost: Free

* For more information:

E-mail: klwade@hotmail.com

Web: http://www.ctocnet.org

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If you would like to submit your events for listings, please contact the SoCal Tech Calendar. Send e-mail to Marie Condron at mcondron@socaltechcalendar.com or Christian Gray at cgray@socaltechcalendar.com.

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