Emerging Tech SIG: Gadget Night: With Fred Davis & Lisa Padilla



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    Topic: Gadget Night: With Fred Davis and Lisa Padilla

    Abstract: The Holidays are coming. Award winning tech journalist Fred Davis will again this year present "Gadget Night". Fred is a fabulous speaker and well known entrepreneur and journalist. He will show us some of the latest tech gadgets, and will add his insights into the significant trends in consumer and business technology.

    Back for a fourth year!

    Speaker: Fred Davis, entrepreneur, award winning tech journalist, and gadget enthusiast

    Fred was on the founding teams of a number of startups including Wired, CNET and Ask Jeeves. Prior to that Fred was a top executive at Ziff-Davis Publishing where he served as editor of PC Magazine, PC Week, MacUser, and A+, as well as running and leading the industry-leading product testing laboratories at those publications. Fred has been named one of the most influential people in the industry by several publications in both the U. S. and Japan, and is listed in Who's Who in America. He has been widely quoted in publications such as Business Week, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, and the Atlantic Monthly, and has appeared on many radio and television programs, including NPR's "All Things Considered," "CBS Evening News," and "ABC News." Fred may be reached via fred at grabbit dot net.

    More about Fred at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Davis_(entrepreneur)

    6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments / Pizza
    7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Presentation

    $20 at the door for non-SVForum members
    No charge for SVForum members
    No registration required

    Robert Half International
    50 California Street, 17th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94111

    Emerging Technology SIG