Friday, January 25, 2008

Focus the Nation Climate Change Conference - SF

San Francisco State is hosting this free two-day conference on global warming featuring world class speakers such as Van Jones. The event will also feature expert panels, a roundtable discussion with elected representatives, and a live satellite webcast featuring Hunter Lovins of the Rocky Mountain Institute and many others.

Info booths, interactive activities, free CFLs, and much more!
Wed Jan 30: 9am-9pm and Thu. Jan 31: 9am-5:30pm

San Francisco State University, Jack Adams Hall, 1600 Holloway Avenue (at 19th Avenue), San Francisco.
Admission is free.

For more information contact: 415-405-0326

Saturday, January 19, 2008

InfoWorld Virtualization Forum, Feb 4th, SF
InfoWorld invites IT Execs and "senior technologists" to attend a free day of case studies and best practices presentations at the Hotel Nikko in San Francisco. Quoting from their email:

Review the complete agenda and speaker list at:

Invite a Colleague to Join You at the Virtualization Executive Forum

If you would like to invite a colleague to attend this event with you, simply
forward this email to them and have them register for a complimentary pass*
at the following website:

Virtualization Executive Forum Hours:

Monday, February 4th, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Breakfast and Executive Luncheon included
  • Cocktail reception from 5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

* Your colleague must be of a similar standing in the IT community to qualify.... [from Howard: so apply on line and see if you qualify]

Tuesday, January 8, 2008


Super Early Bird discounts for SD West end Friday, Jan 11, 2008.
Register now with the code 8WALUM at to save up to $500.


The first 100 people to register with code 8WALUM by 1/11 get a free copy of Dr. Dobb's Developer Library DVD: Release 3. Thats a nice added perk.