At Touro Law Center in Central Islip, NY on May 26th, 2011

#140conf: Long Island

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“Passionate” “Informative” “Personal” “Inspirational” “Fast-Paced” “Unpredictable”

The world has changed, is changing right now, and you know it; it’s exciting and terrifying all at once. The 140 Characters Conference is your opportunity to learn what this change in the world is, how it affects us here in Long Island and how it affects your life and your business personally. When you leave this conference you will walk away with real answers.

The #140conf events provide a platform for a worldwide community to: listen, connect, share and engage with each other, while collectively exploring the effects of the emerging real-time Internet on business. On Thursday May 26th 2011, Long Islanders become a important part of that community.

The schedule is unique and fast paced. We will provide a platform for as many people as possible to share their thoughts and engage in conversation with the audience. Individual talks are 5 minutes, “Featured talks” are 10-15 minutes and Panel Discussions are 10-15 minutes.

The 140 Characters Conference was launched by Long Islander Jeff Pulver in 2009 in New York City and has become a yearly must-attend gathering for those in the social media industry and those who want to learn about how the State of Now is changing, well, almost everything and how people are using new technologies such as Twitter to improve life and business.

During 2010 there were #140conf events all over the world: Barcelona, SXSW (Austin), New York City, Washington D.C., Tel Aviv and San Francisco, a #140conf Road Trip, #140conf Boston, #140conf Los Angeles, #140conf Detroit and #140conf Small Town.

“We’re at a really early stage of the future…I think together we can chart out a new path for what’s ahead of us”
Watch Jeff Pulver, the founder of the 140 Characters Conferences talk about what 140conf and the State of Now mean to him.

Recorded in August, 2009 – Jeff Pulver talks about the #140conf Events
Bio: Technology Anthropologist; Entrepreneur; Early-Stage Seed Investor; story teller, Living in Social Media. Producer of #140conf
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Bio: Six-Word Memoirist featured in NYT best seller 'Not Quite What I Was Planning' (Harper 2008) | Haiku Poet | Value Creator | Early Adopter | Twitter since '06
Bio: Founder and CEO of BigBuzz Communications, one of NY's up & coming digital ad agencies.I like racing Mini Coopers & naming my kids after mini coopers
Bio: Writer (author of Passage to Nirvana), Brain Injury Survivor, Zen student, sailor, lover of life. I tweet on love, seeing the perfection, feeling the joy...
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Bio: Helping you understand&use social web for marketing & eCommerce | CIO Marketing Technologist Strategist Operator Connector #UsGuys #SMCLI #LItweetUP #STJ #TCBAA
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Bio: Digital marketing & communications ideator with a unique blend of creative, technical, & business expertise. Proud to be a geek. #usguys
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Bio: Marketing Drive-Thru offers expert marketing to go so you can get back to doing what you do best -- taking care of your business.
Bio: Founder of TravelingMom.com, Founder of the Traveling Mom Blogger Network (@travelingmoms). Love family, yoga, biking, Hermosa Beach & grits.
Bio: Reform Rabbi, Pop Culture Fanatic, Calico Owner, Karaoke Addict, Skokie born, Liberal, ENFP, Jewish Meditator, Improviser, Member of Secret Crush Improv Group
Bio: DON'T just tweet! Transform your marketing with STORIES. Story gets attention. Story gets SHARED. I'll help you discover, develop & deliver your brand story.
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Bio: Technology Teacher on the elementary level.
Bio: The Fearless Competitor - B2B lead generation President Find New Customers www.findnewcustomers.com www.linkedin.com/find-new-customers Let's connect!
Bio: WorkLife Pundit & Tv/Radio business journalist focused on the elusive quest for worklife serenity in a 24/7 world
Bio: Senior Director of Account Management and Operations for M80. Love ravioli and a good steak; Hate tomatoes and.....a bad steak :)
Bio: Everywhere I am, there I go again.
Bio: Passionate conversationalist. Serious strategist implementing New Media Digital Applications. Dog whisperer, would be fashionista Loves to cook, love my family
Bio: Z’s & C’s Dad/J’s Husband/CEO Pushkart/Founder Freedom + Partners/Former Co-Founder Firstborn/Hardest Working Man in Digital/Godfather of Multimedia
Bio: Connector.Mentor.Social...New...Digital...Emerging Media.Marketing.Communication.Innovation.Technology.Business.Career Development.Love to share resources.
Bio: Writer, Podcaster, Father, Apple Lover and Delorean Driver.
Bio: Certified Kitchen Designer. Introducing my new collection of Scandinavian inspired kitchen/vanity furniture: Bornholm Kitchen. Author-thekitchendesigner.org
Bio: Crowdsourcer, Founder & CEO of Ludvik + Partners @LAdvertising. Fascinated by Digital World. My Current Best Friend: Nexus S http://about.me/epirotludvik
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Bio: PR firm owner; SocMed hound;Hamptons observer; and restaurant lover. Likes art, travel and Fritos.
Bio: Hopelessly Undomestic • Globetrotter• Author• CEO, Speak Hispanic Comm • Vice-Chair, Comm, LATISM •The Universe's 1st & only GEEK GODDESS! www.speakhispanic.com
Bio: Social Entrepreneur, Social Media Developer: iPhone, Android, Facebook Apps. CEO of Premier Social Media, Founder of #LATISM, Proud Latina, Mother and Wife
Bio: Listener. Reader. Typer. Dropper of crumbs. (Twitter backgrounds by Wooster Collective.)
Bio: I’m a disgruntled LIRR commuter by morning, real estate journalist by day, insomniac by night, and cancer butt-kicker for life.
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Bio: Community Producer. Master Storyteller. Writer, Speaker, Wordsmith. Crazy about gadgets, music, Yanks, Isles, Giants. Partner in @socialisle & @SocialSchoolLI
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Bio: Director of Technology & Communications - Social Media Manager, Alure Home Improvements - @alure_home | Ex-Chief Bayville Fire Company

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