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2018 Media Summit New York: A Virtual Reality of Influencers


The 2018 Media Summit New York (March 7 - 8) encompases panels, workshops, and more on video advertising, virtual reality, user engagement, and more. Held at the Bohemian National Hall (321 E 73rd St., NY NY) this year’s theme is "The Media Challenge - Mobile First - Innovating Content - Innovating Technology."

The opening keynote roundtable is called “The Power of OTT, Influence and the Internet: Accelerating Brand Value” and features Brandon Berger (Chief Digital Officer, Worldwide, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide), Beau Avril (Global Head of Product Commercialization, Google) and Pete Stein (General Manager, Fullscreen)

Strategic Tracks and Visions at Media Summit New York include:

  • Breaking the Boundaries of the Imagination - VR-AR-Immersive
  • Influencer Marketing - Brand Partnerships: Video - Audience Intelligence - Programmatic
  • Internet TV - The Disruption - The TV Industry Transforms
  • The Strategic Workshop: Audience Intelligence, AI, Analytics and Advertising

To learn more, go to:

Media Summit New York
March 7 - 8, 2018

Bohemian National Hall  
321 E 73rd St.
New York, NY 10021

NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show at the Javits Center


For big and small retailers alike, the NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show at the Jacob Javits Center (655 W. 34th St, New York, NY) offers indispensable opportunities to network and gain knowledge from retail luminaries and panel events. Running January 14 - 16, 2018, Retail’s Big Show features a plethora or retailers and a chance to gain a look into the inner workings of the retail world.

NRF’s Mission statement:

“NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show is the world's most important retail conference, bringing together the largest gathering of industry executives from across the globe.  Attendees learn the latest retail trends and get an unparalleled view into how retail brands of all sizes are transforming themselves for the digital age. The event offers unique networking opportunities and a glimpse of the latest technologies and solutions for retailers.

For more than a century, NRF's annual convention and EXPO has been the annual gathering for industry luminaries and leaders, and it remains the place where big things happen in retail.”

To learn more, go to:

NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show
January 14 - 16, 2018

Jacob Javits Center
655 W. 34th St.
New York, NY 10001

TEDxTeen New York 2017: How the Youth of the World Forges New Ideas


The TED Talks are known for exploring inventive new ideas from people the world over, but what about new ideas from the youth of the world?

According to their press release, the TEDxTeen New York 2017 Conference at the Playstation Theater (1515 Broadway, New York, NY) puts on stage a powerful global community of youth changing the world to make a positive statement for humanity.

​​In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized (subject to certain rules and regulations).

To learn more, go to:

November 11th, 2017

Playstation Theater
1515 Broadway
New York, NY

2017 Photo Plus Expo Offers A Look at New Photo Tech & How to Use It


Featuring over 200 international imaging and photo brands, educational lectures, tech demonstrations, product previews, and then some, the Photo Plus Expo has everything for seasoned pros as well as burgeoning shutterbugs. Running October 26 to 28 at the Jacob Javits Center, the Photo Plus Expo (according to their mission statement) “is the largest photography and imaging event in North America. The show features over 100 educational seminars, Photo Walks and Master Classes, special Filmmaking and Drone sessions, the Palm Springs Photo Festival Portfolio Reviews sponsored by & FUJIFILM, the Lucie Technical Awards, and over 200 exhibitors and brands displaying thousands of the latest equipment, products, and services for you to touch, try, and compare.”

Educational conferences are offered in tracks including:

  • Advertising/Commercial
  • Business & Marketing
  • Drone
  • Editorial & Photojournalism
  • Fine-Art
  • Inspirational
  • Lighting
  • Motion/Video
  • Portrait
  • Post Production
  • Travel

And more!

To learn more, go to:

Photo Plus Expo
October 26 - 28, 2017

Jacob Javits Center
655 W. 34th St.
New York, NY 10001

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