Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Wordless Wednesday

Some pictures of the Photo Plus Expo 2006

Monday, September 24, 2007

Gartner Symposium 2007

The Gartner Symposium / ITXPO - where technology meets business

It is the industry's largest and most strategic conference for senior IT and business professionals together with ITxpo - the interactive exhibit floor loaded with the latest technology solutions. There is no other event in the world like it.The aim is to meaningfully interact with the leading solution providers in a no-hype environment.

In the past, the Gartner Symposiums have received immence positive feedback from the attendees - and have been lauded for the proffesionalism and elegance of the conferences. Let us hope that the remaining four this year are no exception.

There were 7 conferences scheduled for 2007:

San Fransisco, California : 22-26 April (already happened)

Barcelona, Spain : 20-23 May (already happened)

Orlando, Florida : 7-12 October

Cannes, France : 4-8 November

Sydney, Australia : 20-23 November

Tokyo, Japan : 28-40 November

You can register for the Gartner Symposium or find more information about it from their site - Gartner Symposium/ITPXO

Thursday, September 20, 2007

13 Expos of the world...

Dates: Aug 3, 4 and 5, 2007
Event: Valley Forge Tattoo Expo
Location: Valley forge Convention Center Plazza
Country: King of Prussia
Notes: live bands, djs, food, beer, soda, all weekend long, tattoo contest on fri.3rd. Live burlesque show, and a tattoo hottie contest on sat. 4th. winner get $500. Tattoo after party at club ice. on sat. 4th. everyone over 21 can come.

Dates: august 10, 11, & 12
Event: south florida tattoo expo
Location: deerfield beach hilton
Reservations: deerfield beach hilton 954 427 7700
Contact Information: 954 343 5585
Website: Notes: new location awesome turnout, great artists

Dates: Aug 14,15,16
Event: 2nd annual OK Bodyart Fesitval
Location: Tulsa, OK
Reservations: Crown Plaza Hotel
Contact Information:
Notes: Hotel number is 918-582-9000 -- promoter number is 918-488-0100

Dates: August 24th - 26th, 2007
Event: Hell City Tattoo Fest
Location: Biltmore Resort and Spa/ Phoenix, Arizona
Reservations: : Biltmore Resort & Spa (800) 805-8210
Contact Information: Durb Morrison 614 863 9411
Notes: Featuring world class artists, contests, freakshows, seminars and fun for the little devils!!
Dates: 31.Aug.-2.Sep. 2007
Event: 1st Styrian Tattoo & Hotrod-Show
Location: forum Kloster Gleisdorf
Country: Austria
Contact Information: +43-676-4178603 or
Notes: artists from all over the world like: Mario Barth (USA), Bugs (USA/UK), Boris (HUN), Alex Reinke (GER),Borneo Ink (Malaysia), and many more!!! Great Location, Hotrod show, a own tratitionel room, Kidscorner, cool shows, R'n'R Bands, Herbert Hoffmann, a.m.m.

September 7th-9th, 2007
Event: Jacksonville Tattoo Convention
Location: Wyndham Riverwalk (Downtown Jacksonville)
Contact Information:
Notes: 3rd annual Jacksonville Tattoo Convention! This is going to be a great time for all. It is moving to the Wyndham Riverwalk in downtown Jacksonville. Great place, great people and great times are sure to happen!

Dates: September 14-16, 2007
Event: 3rd Annual Greater Kentucky Tattoo & Piercing Expo
Location: Holiday Inn North, Lexington, Kentucky
Reservations: Holiday Inn North: 859-233-0512--Make Within 30 Days Of Show & Note That You Are With The Show For Special Rates
Contact Information: Sara Huser @ 859-327-6148 Or 859-881-5353
Website: Artists from all over the country - huge tattoo and piercing contest, magazine coverage, live music, crazy sideshows, fine art, clothes, bar, pool and much more. Call Sara for more info - Booth Information: 859-327-6148. Admission is $10/day and $25 for all weekend.

Dates: Sept 14,15,16,2007
Event: OK Body Art Festival
Location: Tulsa, OK
Contact Information: 918-853-2181

Dates: September 21-23, 2007
Event: Austin Ink Fest 2007
Location: Austin Convention Center (Austin, Texas)
Contact Information: Amy Garfield - 210/447-9280 or 210/274-2418
Website: or MySpace
Notes: We would like to invite you to Sin City Tattoo Fest. Three days of live tattooing by some of the nations top artists. The show is being hosted by IPC Productions, Inc. This is a state and health regulated tattoo convention. To receive your information please email and we will get the info to you ASAP!

Dates: October 5th, 6th and 7th 2007
Event: Milwaukee Beer City Tattoo Convention
Location: Four Points Sheraton Milwaukee Airport
Reservations: 1-800-558-3862
Contact Information: 1-800-541-8239
Notes: Milwaukee Beer City Tattoo ConventionOctober 5th, 6th and 7th 2007Four Points Sheraton Milwaukee Airport4747 South Howell AvenueMilwaukee, WI 53207Call 1-800-558-3862 for reservations and mention Group code "Beer City Tattoo Convention"For all other convention information call Tattooed Kingpin at 1-800-541-8239 or log onto

Dates: October 20-21, 2007
Event: Evian TATTOO PASSION convention
Location: Evian les Bains
Country: FranceContact Information:
Notes: International tattoo convention : Evian is located in France, near Switzerland, Germany and Italy. About 60 famous artists will be there : you'll find details and informations on our website. This event is created by Tattoo Passion, first bodyart e-zine in France.

Dates: October 26.27, & 28, 2007
Event: Dragon Edong's Saipan Tatu & Arts Fest 2007
Location: Hibiscus Hall, Fiesta Resort & Spa Saipan Northern Marian Islands
Country: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
Reservations: Fiesta Resort & SpaContact Information: Dragon Edong
Notes: 1st International Tattoo Convention

Dates: Oct 26 - 28
Event: Muddy Water Body Art Expo
Location: River Center Davenport Iowa
Country: USA
Reservations: Radisson Quad City Plaza
Contact Information: Gery 305-989-9043
Notes: Booths start at $250 for a full 10 x 10 tickets advance weekend $15 at door $10 a day weekend $20

Dates: October 26-28, 2007
Event: 15th Annual Meeting of the Marked
Location: Pittsburgh, PACountry: USA
Reservations: Radisson Hotel Greentree -412-922-8400
Contact Information: 24 Hr Info - 1-866-4TATTOO

Wednesday, September 19, 2007


The Vehicle Dynamics Expo, North America 2007 is an event which is already established as the number one industry event in Europe. It will be held for the very first time in North America.

Dates: October 24-26, 2007

Location: Rock Financial Showplace in Novi, Michigan

Exhibitions, in general, are one of the most effective mediums for establishing and maintaining customer relations. In an increasingly digital age, they are the only media where buyer, seller and product physically come together – a potent force for business.Having such a tightly focused profile and carefully targeted audience, Vehicle Dynamics Expo North America 2007 is a highly cost-effective sales and marketing platform, and the organizer is committed to delivering business contacts that create value for each and every exhibitor.

Vehicle Dynamics Expo North America 2007 provides a highly flexible environment in which a wide range of sales and marketing objectives can be achieved, from generating sales leads and launching new products, to building brand image, maintaining customer relations and appointing new agents. With a wealth of exposure opportunities, from booth presence and sponsorship, to forums, competitions, and awards, together with the websites, UKIP Media & Events provides a dynamic environment for your sales and marketing activities.

Vehicle Dynamics Expo North America 2007 encourages a two-way communication process. Visitors can question, challenge and debate; exhibitors can give and seek information. Most importantly, business is conducted face to face - the most effective way to build and sustain customer relations.

Monday, September 17, 2007

Japan Expo 2007

The Theme for 2007:"Japanese Aesthetics and Art"

Japan Expo, now in its 28th year, is the largest US/Japan event that strengthens the ties of friendship between the United States and Japan.

Dates: December 1-2, 2007
Location: Los Angles Convention Center in South Hall K.
Admission: $12.00. Children under 12 are free.

You can visit their site and register on it / buy tickets: Japan Expo 2007

Saturday, September 15, 2007

PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo 2007

This is your great chance to:

Discover new imaging solutions: Preview the hottest products and technologies on the market from over 300 of the industry?s leading manufacturers and suppliers.
Awaken your creativity: Learn the newest techniques and rules from the world?s greatest photographers and imaging experts at the PhotoPlus Conference.
Find visual inspiration: Get up-close and hands-on with the latest advances in digital, film and output; and rediscover your passions in the extraordinary photo galleries on the Expo floor.
Connect with creative minds: PDN PhotoPlus International brings the leaders, innovators and rising stars in our industry together at the hottest networking events.
Simply stated: PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo has the products and education you need to be a leader in the photography and imaging industries?today and in the future. Whether you?re a professional or advanced amateur, you will discover a marketplace of solutions that is unrivaled worldwide.

To register, you can go to their site: PhotoPlus Expo

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

AOPA Expo 2007

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association is holding the AOPA Expo 2007

There are:
Seminars: Whether you are a new pilot, seasoned pilot, or aircraft owner or renter, AOPA Expo 2007 offers seminars designed to improve your skill level, whether flying or navigating. There are three days of seminars designed with you in mind. Over 60 hours of seminars to help you become a better, safer pilot in one to three information-packed days.

Exhibits: Explore more than 500 exhibits and more than 60 aircraft on display.

You can even plan your own schedule!
Plan ahead by using the interactive Expo scheduler. Simply click the events you would like to attend, and click print to have your personalized schedule for Expo 2007.

To register, you can go to their site - AOPA Expo