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  • Hewlett Packard
  • Microsoft
  • Salesforce.com
  • eBay
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Conduit
  • Curl
  • EMC Corporation
  • Force10 Networks
  • Intuit Quickbase
  • Keynote Systems
  • LiveWorld
  • NeuStar
  • ONEsite
  • OpSource
  • S60
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Acquia
  • Ascentium
  • awareness
  • BlueArc
  • Coradiant
  • Dixero
  • HiveLive, Inc.
  • Intel
  • Jive Software
  • Kablink
  • Kapow Technologies
  • LithiumTechnologies
  • Mzinga
  • Octopz
  • Panther Express
  • RightScale
  • SynthaSite
  • TripAdvisor
  • WebAsyst LLC
  • XBOSoft
  • ACM Queue
  • Backbone Magazine
  • Berlin Partner
  • CenterNetworks
  • Contentinople
  • Deal
  • Dr. Dobbs
  • Enterprise Technology Management
  • Fast Company
  • I Want Media
  • ITtoolbox
  • Mashable
  • MSDN Magazine
  • Next New Networks
  • PR Newswire
  • ProgrammableWeb
  • SitePoint
  • Slashdot
  • Social Media Today
  • SourceForge.net
  • TechCrunch
  • TechNet
  • Technorati
  • Topix
  • Webgrrls
  • Wired
  • WOW

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

Kelly Stewart
415.947.6236
kstewart@techweb.com

Media Sponsor Opportunities

Matthew Balthazor
(949) 223-3628
mbalthazor@techweb.com
Deadline for requests: July 1

Speaker / Program Ideas

Have a suggestion for a speaker or topic at Web 2.0 Expo New York? Send an email to: ny-idea@web2expo.com

Press/Media Inquiries

Maureen Jennings
(707) 827-7083
maureen@oreilly.com
or
Natalia Wodecki
415-947-6762
NWodecki@techweb.com

Contact Us

View a complete list of Web 2.0 Expo contacts.

Web 2.0 Expo New York Events

Make sure you block off your evenings to fill your glass and mingle with thousands of other attendees at the one of these official Web 2.0 Expo networking events. We've also added some other cool events to this page that are happening during Web 2.0 Expo.

7:00pm - 10:00pm Monday, 09/15/2008
Location: New World Stages (340 West 50th Street)
Ignite NYC comes back for the second time – bigger and better! If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? Find out at Ignite NYC our kick-off event for Web 2.0 Expo New York, where we’ll showcase fast and furious performances celebrating your inner geek. And be sure to show up on time to partake in our pre-show cupcake decorating contest. Free beer and cash bar opens at 7 pm. If you’re interested in speaking at Ignite, apply now.
4:00pm - 6:00pm Wednesday, 09/17/2008
Location: Expo Hall
Quench your thirst with vendor-hosted libations and snacks while you check out all the cool stuff on the expo show floor. This event is open to all attendees. Read more.
7:30pm - 10:30pm Wednesday, 09/17/2008
Location: The Park
Eat, drink and mingle at this event – exclusive to Web 2.0 Expo conference attendees and Expo Plus pass holders. This will be a great opportunity to unwind and network with other conference goers. Read more.

More Cool Web 2.0 Events

The following events are not officially affiliated with Web 2.0 Expo. If you would like more information about these events, please contact the individual groups hosting them.

09/15/2008 – 09/19/2008
Digital Mission
Location: Various locations
The Digital Mission to NYC runs from Mon 15th Sept to Fri 19th Sept, alongside the Web 2.0 Expo. Organised by Chinwag for UK Trade & Investment, we enable digital companies to expand into overseas markets and attract investment outside the UK. The companies selected to attend the Digital Mission to New York are listed amongst the 21 hottest digital SMEs in the UK. There are a number of networking session, panel events and meet-ups that have been organised as part of the Digital Mission. See the event listing, and come along, if you can. There's a host of interesting companies to meet.
6:00pm - 11:00pm Tuesday, 09/16/2008
Girls In Tech Launch Party Web 2.0 Expo!
Location: The Cutting Room (19th West 24th Street between Broadway and 6th Avenue)
Technology is a thriving economy in the US and globally; because of this phenomenon Girls in Tech was established to engage and empower women, tout their achievements in the tech sector, provide resources and learning programs to inspire technology careers and start-ups. It is with excitement and dedication that we invite you to join us as we recognize and celebrate the women in New York that are changing the world through technology and innovation. Please RSVP for this event.
6:00pm – 10:00pm Tuesday, 09/16/2008
TechSet NYC
Location: The Eden Rooftop (private entrance on 8th Avenue between 46th & 47th streets, above the China Club)
If Web 2.0 had an event that celebrated its rockstars, it would undoubtedly be the TechSet. And during Web 2.0 Expo New York, we will host a gala at the elegant and stylish rooftop Oasis known as Eden NYC. Tuesday night is your night to shine and network with other rockstars. RSVP on Facebook.
7:00pm - 11:00pm Tuesday, 09/16/2008
NYTVF Digital Day After Dark
Location: New World Stages (340 West 50th Street)
Join the New York Television Festival for "The New Storytellers" - a full evening of digital content featuring premieres of EQAL's new show, "The Resistance" and Sony’s "Michael Stahl-David", as well as a live taping of Gary Vaynerchuck’s "Wine Library TV" and screenings of new episodes and shows from ManiaTV, Hungry Man TV, Independent Comedy Network, Channel 101, and a number of independent producers. Screenings begin at 7 PM sharp. For more information, or to reserve a seat, visit: http://www.nytvf.com/2008_boxoffice.htm
6:00pm - 8:00pm Tuesday, 09/16/2008
@shakeshack: A nextNY Community Gathering
Location: Shake Shack @ Madison Square Park
No rockstars: Just free beer, burgers and shakes at the center of the NYC digital community with those who code, design, deal, finance, and brute force it everyday.
7:00pm – 11:00pm Tuesday, 09/16/2008
IndieGoGo Presents "Connect"
Location: TAJ (48 West 21st Street)
IndieGoGo, TubeMogul, and Indy Mogul present "Connect". All Web 2.0 Expo NY and IFP Independent Film Week attendees are welcome for a night of fun and networking. Malibu bar for the first hour, yummy apps, and one of NYC hottest DJs. RSVP@indiegogo.com
7:00pm - 11:00pm Wednesday, 9/17/2008
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face to face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics, but they are entirely up to you. We post your topic online and onsite and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. See a list of the BoFs that have already been scheduled or sign up to lead your own on the BoF board located outside Hall 1A.
7:00pm – 11:00pm Thursday, 09/18/2008
Wine 2.0 New York
Location: Webster Hall (125 E 11th Street)
Wine 2.0™ is a wine industry and consumer networking group that is changing the world of wine through technology. Wine 2.0 New York will have over 1500 wine drinkers and will be hosted by Gary Vaynerchuk, internet celebrity and wine enthusiast. Come out to watch him do a live filming of his show. Technology and wine, a match made in heaven. Get your tickets while they last at http://www.winetwo.com
5:30pm – 8:00pm Thursday, 09/18/2008
Calling all Web 2.0 Bloggers!
Eluma and Christiania Vodka will be hosting an exclusive VIP reception. Come and enjoy an open bar featuring Christiania "The World’s Smoothest" Vodka and Hors D'oeuvres, hear blogger Allen Stern's opening remarks, and enjoy great live music with "The Nation." Eluma will also giving away Flip Pocket Video Cameras throughout the night! For more information and to request an invitation, contact Kristin Conforti at kconforti@pancomm.com. Space is limited!
7:00pm - 11:00pm Thursday, 9/17/2008
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face to face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics, but they are entirely up to you. We post your topic online and onsite and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. See a list of the BoFs that have already been scheduled or sign up to lead your own on the BoF board located outside Hall 1A.