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PR Opportunities: Gov 2.0 Summit 2009

The Gov 2.0 Summit PR staff has created several PR opportunities to help maximize exposure for sponsors at Gov 2.0 Summit and can also provide sponsors with PR recommendations, as well as a list of preregistered media and analysts who will be attending the event. All of these services are included at no additional charge with Gov 2.0 Summit sponsorship.

Consider the various ways that Gov 2.0 Summit sponsors can leverage the event to drive your company's PR goals:

PR Strategy and Counsel

The Gov 2.0 PR team is available to assist you with any questions or issues you may have regarding your PR outreach strategy before or during the event, including tips on contacting press and analysts, as well as PR advice based on industry events and topics at Gov 2.0 Summit that will be of interest to your company.

Access to Influential Industry Media at the Gov 2.0 Summit

Contact information for all press, analysts, and bloggers who will be attending Gov 2.0 Summit will be available only for sponsors. This information will be available about a month before the event and updated weekly to give sponsors the opportunity to set up onsite interviews and meetings prior to the event. Please note: the press list is only available to sponsor contacts, *not* to third party PR firms.

Press, analyst, and blogger attendance will be limited to the industry's top influencers from publications, websites and research analyst firms. The press list will grow in the weeks before Gov 2.0 Summit, as many press prefer to register at the last minute.

Publicity for Your Announcement of a New Product or Service at Gov 2.0 Summit

Gov 2.0 Summit offers an amazing audience to target for your company's announcement. Making an announcement at Gov 2.0 Summit is a great way to connect with a diverse Internet industry audience. Attendees will include a blend of entrepreneurial innovators in the Internet economy space along with technologists, government leaders, financiers, analysts and senior-level executives at large companies.

With the high caliber of press, analysts, and bloggers in attendance at Gov 2.0 Summit, we encourage you to make the most of this opportunity by making an announcement or launching a product at the Gov 2.0 Summit.

Sponsor Press Collateral Area

Sponsors can also leave press kits in the Gov 2.0 media center for press to access.

Meeting Rooms for Press Briefings

Private meeting space will be available at Gov 2.0 Summit for your press and analyst briefings during the conference. You can reserve the meeting room in half hour or hour blocks, using no more than two hours per day. To submit an advance request, please email Joylyn Tanner at and provide sponsor company’s name and contact, press outlet and contact, date, time and duration of briefing.

Advance requests will close on Thursday, September 3. After September 3, all room reservations can be made on a first-come-first-serve basis at the event. Please check-in at the Media Center to confirm your reservation, and we will direct you to the private meeting room space.

The Media Center may only be used by registered sponsors, representatives, press, and analysts. For each meeting, one attendee must be registered as press (journalist/analyst/blogger) and another must be an event sponsor.

The Media Center will be open:

Wednesday, Sept. 9:
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, Sept. 10:
8:00 am - 5:30 pm

For more information on how PR can help you at the Gov 2.0 Summit, contact Natalia Wodecki at, 415.947.6762 or Maureen Jennings at, 707.827.7083.

For more information on Gov 2.0 Summit, please visit:

  • Government Executive Media Group
  • Nextgov
  • Anita Borg Institute
  • Express
  • The Highlands Group
  • The Huffington Post
  • The Washington Post
  • Who Runs Gov
O'Reilly Media Logo
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Microsoft
  • ESRI
  • Google
  • HP
  • Intel
  • Palantir Technologies
  • EffectiveUI
  • ForeSee Results
  • SharedBook
  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • Aquilent
  • JackBe
  • Sapient
  • Survey Analytics
  • Synteractive
  • Touchstone
  • Case Foundation
  • Government Executive Media Group
  • Nextgov

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Rob Koziura at

For media partnerships, contact Matthew Balthazor 949-223-3628 mbalthazor

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at or Natalia Wodecki at

To stay abreast of Gov 2.0 news, please submit an invitation request.

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