Upcoming Social Media and Tech Events in St. Louis


There haven't been a lot of Tweet-ups in St. Louis in recent weeks. Maybe Twitter is becoming so mainstream that you could theoretically have a spontaneous Tweet-up almost anywhere you are, at any given moment. But Tweet-ups aren't the only opportunity to meet your online friends in real life. There are a few social media and tech events starting to stack up in the near future. Here are some of them.

Arch Reactor Open House
When: Wednesday August 19th, 2009 @ 6:00pm
Where: 4049 Shenandoah Avenue
Arch Reactor is St. Louis' first "Hacker Space" which Wikipedia defines " ... as a real place where people with common interests, usually in science, technology, or digital or electronic art can meet, socialize and collaborate." More details here.

Social Media Club of St. Louis Monthly Meetup
Topic: Evolution of the Web
When: Thu Aug 20 5:30pm - Thu Aug 20 10pm
Where: The Coronado 3701 Lindell Boulevard
This should be an interesting panel discussion on the future of web development and where it might take us in five years. Details here.

First RFT Music Tweetup
When: Sun Aug 23 - Sun Aug 23
Where: Off Broadway 3509 Lemp Ave
Our own Annie Zaleski is throwing a tweet-up on Sunday August 23rd at Off Broadway before the Matt and Kim show. Keep an eye on A-to-Z for forthcoming details or follow RFT Music on Twitter RFTMusic.

Look at Me Seminar: Get Your Business in Front of Online Customers
When: Thu Aug 27 9am - Thu Aug 27 6pm
Where: Caitos 10012 Manchester Rd. Glendale, MO
This ($149.00) seminar will feature industry experts who specialize in the various facets of Internet Marketing.  Specifically it is focused on helping Saint Louis businesses of all sizes increase their bottom lines through various Internet Marketing strategies, including SEO, SEM, Pay Per Click Advertising and e-Commerce. More details here.

St. Louis Day of .Net
When: Fri Aug 28 - Sat Aug 29
Where: Ameristar Casino and Conference Center St. Charles, MO
This is a conference for developers who work with Microsoft .Net and related technology. The conference promises "over 40 technical sessions covering all the technologies you use today, as well as providing a preview to the technologies coming tomorrow. " More details here.

The last two Weekly Bring a Tweep To Lunch Events
When: Fri Aug 28 11:30am and Fri Sep 4 11:30am
Where: yet to be determined
Watch the St. Louis Social Media Report Web site for details.  Or you can tweet tojosan or execbp for more info when it's available.

Nucular Comedy
When: Wed Sep 9 at 7pm-10pm
Atomic Cowboy 4140 Manchester Road
Comedy and Girls Guide night out! More details here.

St. Louis Interactive 2009
Sat Sep 12 - Sat Sep 12
Where: To be announced
See the St. Louis Bloggers Guild for more information


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