Emerging Tech SIG: Gadget Night with Fred Davis



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    Gadget Night with Fred Davis


    The Holidays are Coming.  Award winning tech journalist Fred Davis, long known for his gadget talks, prepared this 2009 Holiday "Gadget Night" presentation but, unable to give this one, has deputized his associate Lisa Padilla as deliverer extraordinaire.
    Fred is a well known journalist and entrepreneur.  He has prepared a presentation that will show us some of the latest tech gadgets, and will add his insights into the significant trends in consumer and business technology.
    Lisa, CEO of Communicate.io and host of Lisacast, a podcast with a following of over 20,000 listeners, is a pioneer user of many social networks and new media, and an avid photographer with over 6,000 or her photos posted on Flickr.
    Lisa Padilla
    Lisa Padilla, CEO of Communicate.io and podcaster, will be delivering Fred's presentation, along with everything from consumer to super prosumer gadgets. She hosts Lisacast.com, a podcast on technology and media served to over 20,000 listeners. She is co-founder with Fred of Grabbit.net, a start-up launching at the beginning of 2010.
    Presentation Creator:
    Fred Davis, Gadget Night emeritus
    Co-Founder and CTO, Grabbit

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

    Fred 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."



    Pillsbury Winthrop
    2475 Hanover St.
    Palo Alto, CA 94304

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

    $15 at the door for non-SDForum members
    No charge for SDForum members
    No registration required

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