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Tech Speaking and Awards Opportunities & Deadlines: 1/10/13

ITDatabase and Business Wire today highlighted numerous calls for speakers, awards and other opportunities and deadlines that tech industry communications and marketing professionals should be aware of this week, including:

Deadlines

(1/11)
MediaPost Appy Awards
https://www.mediapost.com/appyawards/entry/add/

(1/11)
ad:tech San Francisco Call for Speakers
http://t.co/u1QpsZJR

(1/11)
Multicore Developers Conference Call for Speakers
http://www.multicoredevcon.com/callforpaper.php

(1/11)
AnDevCon Boston Call for Speakers
http://www.andevcon.com/AnDevCon_Boston/callforspeakers.aspx

(1/11)
SF ADDY Awards
http://www.sfaddys.com/

(1/11)
DesignVision Awards
http://www.designcon.com/santaclara/expo/designvision-awards.php

(1/11)
Red Hat Summit Call for Speakers
http://redhat.g2planet.com/summit2013/cfp

(1/14)
IBM Innovate Call for Speakers
http://www-01.ibm.com/software/rational/innovate/tracks/

(1/14)
Streaming Media East Call for Speakers
http://www.streamingmedia.com/conferences/East2013/

(1/15)
CRN Tech Elite 250
http://crn.2013-tech-elite-250-application.sgizmo.com/s3/


New Opportunities

The Cable Show
Call for Speakers
http://2013.thecableshow.com/Attending/Speaking-Opportunities

Europioneers (The Next Web)
Awards Info
http://europioneers.com/

Shorty Awards
Awards Info
http://shortyawards.com/

Cloud Analytics and Cloud Channel Summits
Call for Speakers
http://thinkstrategies.com/2013/01/07/call-for-speakers-for-the-2013-cloud-analytics-cloud-channel-summits/

Big Data Bootcamp
Call for Speakers
http://bigdatabootcamp.net/CallForSpeakers.aspx

HTML5 Developer Conference
Call for Speakers
http://html5devconf.com/

The Mac Observer's Editors' Choice @ Macworld | iWorld
Awards Info
http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/article/tmo-opens-2013-editors-choice-awards-submissions

Campus Technology Innovation Awards
Awards Info
http://campustechnology.com/innovators

SF Business Times Most Influential Women in Business
Awards Info
http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/nomination/

Game Connection
Call for Speakers
http://www.game-connection.com/gameconn/content/call4speakers

JAX Conf
Call for Speakers
http://entwickler.com/konferenzen/input3_en/index.php


Tech Event PR Prep

(1/13)
NRF Show
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/353/

(1/28)
DesignCon
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/355/

(1/29)
ITEXPO East
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/356/

(1/29)
DistribuTECH
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/387/

(1/29)
M2M Evolution
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/389/

(1/30)
BETT
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/352/

(1/31)
Macworld | iWorld
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/354/

(2/25)
Mobile World Congress
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/360/

(2/25)
RSA
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/383/

(2/26)
O’Reilly Strata
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/361/

(2/26)
Embedded World
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/362/


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