Upcoming Networking Events around Washington, D.C. Through Oct of 2010
September 9, 2010 Leave a comment
Fast Track to Salesforce.com for Sales Professionals – Sept. 14, 2010: Learn to work efficiently in salesforce.com to close sales! This one-day interactive training course from Rainmaker Associates and Fig Leaf Software is geared towards Sales Representatives, Sales Managers, and Sales Operations Professionals who are looking to get the most out of salesforce.com with the least amount of effort. It combines practical hands-on exercises with in-depth instruction on core salesforce.com functionality, resulting in know-how that you can immediately apply to your business. Register for the Sept. 14th course to receive a 50% discount! For more information and to register, click here, or call Chris Byler at 703.956.3032
2nd Tuesdays Networking Salon, Cocktail Party & Job Fair: Kick off your Fall with the Capital Cabal as we present 2nd Tuesday, a special networking event for smart business people who appreciate a smart crowd. Back by popular demand, we continue the “job fair” theme this month, so come out on Tuesday, September 14th from 5:30 to 9:00PM at Gua Rapo in Arlington. We gather to network, hire, invest, look for investments, research business ideas, job hunt or just schmooze. *Also* this month, we host DC area tech companies with open positions that they are trying to fill, so come out and bring your resume! Thanks to our participants Onward Search (hiring), Intelligent Office, Potomac Tech Jobs Blast (sign up!), Pivotal IT (hiring), Capitol Recruiting Group (hiring), Rock Creek Strategic Marketing (hiring), Career Innovations (free Resume RX) and Capitol Communicator (sign up!). $20 door fee includes appetizers, first drink and door prize chance for cool stuff.
Digital East 2010 – Tysons Corner, Virginia: Join hundreds of Internet executives, online marketers, web strategists, bloggers, entrepreneurs and investors at Digital East 2010 – October 18th in Tysons Corner, Virginia, to get the latest in best practices on a wide range of Internet marketing and business topics. Dozens of industry thought leaders and innovators will discuss best practices in areas such as Social Media, Online Marketing, Cloud Computing, Web Analytics, Mobile, Ecommerce, Online Reputation Management, Association/Non-Profit Web Marketing, Search, Online Video and Email marketing among others. Beyond in-depth knowledge, there will be exclusive networking opportunities and some of the region’s top internet startup companies on display. More information visit here
2010 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security: With technical assistance from the US DHS S&T Directorate, the tenth annual IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (IEEE HST ’10) will focus on innovative technologies for deterring and preventing attacks, protecting critical infrastructure and individuals, and mitigating damage and expediting recovery. Submissions are desired in the broad areas of critical infrastructure and key resources protection (CIKR), border protection and monitoring, and disaster recovery and response, with application within about five years. The paper abstract submission deadline is May 15, 2010. This conference brings together innovators from leading universities, research laboratories, Homeland Security Centers of Excellence, small businesses, system integrators, and the end user community and provides a forum to discuss ideas, concepts, and experimental results. Stakeholders continue to include federal, state, local, tribal, and private sector organizations. Finally, several key government speakers have accepted our offer to present, including the Honorable Howard A. Schmidt, Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator and Dr. Starnes E. Walker, Director of Research S&T Directorate, US DHS. November 8 -10, 2010. For more details, please visit the conference web site
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