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First round of speakers announced for the 2016 #140conf

We are thrilled to bring #140conf to Los Angeles this year. The conference will take place on Monday, November 14, 2016, at The Crest in Westwood. My co-host Debra Eckerling (@WriteOnOnline) and I (@JeffPulver) are pleased to announce the first batch of speakers. People are coming from throughout the country and around the world to […]

#140Conf, “State of NOW” — Call For Speakers

I am excited to announce the 2016 #140conf will be taking place in Los Angeles on November 14th. Since June 2009, it has been my honor to offer the chance for people from many different walks of life, from all over the world to come to our#140conf events and share their stories on our stages. The State of NOW […]

On the Road Again…July 2016

I am actively working on the content for the Messaging on the Net (MoNage) taking place in Boston in September. During July I will be following up with the people who proposed to speak at our conference. Later this week I will be heading back to Tel Aviv. If you will be in the Tel Aviv area, here are three events […]

In Memory of Alan Weinkrantz​

I am dedicating this sunrise to my friend Alan Weinkrantz who passed away yesterday in Tel Aviv. Like a sunrise, Alan had an unbounded energy about him; always there to help someone see; always there to help, to guide and to assist. He gave without taking. Alan made a difference. He helped people connect and […]

In Search Of…The Milky Way

Back in September 2015 I saw the Milky Way for the very first time. I still remember looking up into the darkness of the night sky and seeing the ancient light shining through the Milky Way and thinking about how special the moment was. Ever since, I have become passionate about photographing the Milky Way. To put things in […]

Call for Speakers: Fall 2016 Messaging on the Net (Sep 20-22 in Boston)

As I begin to build the agenda for my Messaging on the Net event this September in Boston, an interesting global community has shown interest in participating. I’ve received submissions covering: Enterprise, Service Providers, Consumers, Developers (APIs, BOTs WebRTC), Privacy/Encryption/Blockchain, Public Policy, Industry Issues and more. The agenda and the timing for the event are extraordinary and a convergence […]

August UnConference: #PulverSSF Stars. Space. The Future.

Stars. Space.The Future. #PulverSSF On August 4-7 2016, I am looking forward to hosting PulverSSF, a new and intimate UnConference with just 40 people who will join me in the unique, non-polluted, dark skies of North and Middle Caicos in the Turks and Caicos Islands. During the event, our guests will celebrate sunrise and sunset, experience stargazing, and […]