Archive for the ‘Conferences’ Category
Valencell Turns Heads at CES
Winter Retreat 2013
The ground was covered in snow, but our Zer0 to 5ive winter retreat warmed up our Philadelphia offices for a few days in December (quite literally in the conference room!)
Bringing the team together in this way was great — building and reinforcing the culture of Zer0 to 5ive, from the principals to the interns. Activities such as fun, educational presentations from team members or the 2013 review/2014 preview may be the official parts of the agenda, but the simple act of noshing on bagels and donuts with lots of coffee in the morning with different coworkers was just as valuable...
Talking Technology, Startups & Entrepreneurs at the Publicity Club of New York
Spreading the Word on WordCamp Philly
November 5th marked the annual WordCamp Philly – a much-anticipated conference for designers and developers in the Philly area that use WordPress. WordCamp Philly is intended to be the premiere WordPress-related technical conference in Philadelphia, offering various seminars and sessions designed to grow and enhance your WordPress skills.
I signed up for WordCamp Philly, excited to attend and listen to the presentation given by Doug Stewart: Adding a Social ‘Stache: BuddyPress, bbPress And Beyond.
Doug Stewart is co-founder of the Philadelphia WordPress M...
The 4C’s of 3 Conferences
I just finished a whirlwind of 3 “tech” conferences in 4 weeks: EDUCAUSE (higher ed tech), Aspire 2011 (LivePerson’s global summit on customer engagement) and Defrag 2011 (internet innovation around information transformation). Three different conferences, three different vertical markets, three different locations and three different “feels”. But that’s not the interesting part. The interesting part is that all three talked about the same four things and those things weren’t so techy:Culture Connection Collaboration Content
It was astounding to...