Hello fellow bloggers, here’s news for you if you are the resident of the “The City of Roosogullas”, Kolkata! Kolkata Bloggers Meet 2009 is here being organized by webreps.in.
What is WebReps all about?
In their own words:
WebReps is not just about, meeting in an evening, having a good party, exchanging a few links / visiting cards and promoting the blog, seeing each other in person, a few sweet handshakes, offline networking…
WebReps can be treated as a platform where we come together to decide what we can do to take Indian Web Industry forward, locate universal resources, get more people online and all the above.
A good start I would say, whaaadaya think?
Whats the Agenda, dude??
- Keynote address
- Elevator Pitch – One Minute to Fame. Here all the participents will be requested to say something about them or the blog in 1 minute. The best pitcher will be awarded. So, get ready…
- “How can blog contribute to your topline?” by Abhishek Rungta; CEO of Indus Net Technologies;
- Open Discussion: How to take this initiative forward; Action Plan
- “Usability for blogs OR WHY BLOG IS NOT ENOUGH (how to use wiki, forum, blog & CMS together)” by Aji Issac Mathew; SEO for Clients
- Award Distribution:
- The Best Idea Award: Publish an article on how we can take this initiative forward
- The Best Marketer Award: Market yourself or your blog in the event. The winner will be decided by votes – on spot
- The Best Elevator Pitch Award: Every participant will be allowed 1 minute to talk about his blog. The best speaker will be selected by Judges
- Launch a Product: Developing a new website or web based product? Launch it here for FREE. Contact us – We can offer you 5 minutes to talk about your website or for product demo.
- Next Move: What we are going to do next – outcome of the open discussion.
When & Where
Proposed Date: 8th August 2009 | Saturday
Proposed Location: CCD; Sector V; Saltlake City; Kolkata (will be confirmed soon)
Proposed Time: 5 PM onwards
So, do not miss out on this one…whether you blogon webdesign, technology, internet, cooking or simply just your Random Thoughts…do join the event!
Being based in Bangalore right now, I will have to give this one a miss… 🙁