Call For BayStart 10/2-10/3 Abstracts (fwd)

From: gregory j. rosmaita (oedipus@hicom.net)
Date: Thu, Jul 20 2000


Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2000 20:05:54 -0400 (EDT)
From: "gregory j. rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
To: wai-events@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSI.3.95.1000720200310.22596A-100000@ns.hicom.net>
Subject: Call For BayStart 10/2-10/3 Abstracts (fwd)

sounds like a good place to address accessibility, especially as the focus
is "new technology" and startups...

still mostly offline, altohugh periodically able to receive mail from this
<oedipus@hicom.net> account,
	gregory.

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Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2000 03:12:11 -0400
From: "webmaster@baystart.com" <webmaster@baystart.com>
To: BayStart <webmaster@baystart.com>
Subject: Call For BayStart 10/2-10/3 Abstracts

The BayStart New Technology and Startup Conference 
Festival Pavilion & Convention Center
Fort Mason, San Francisco
October 2nd -3rd, 2000
Sponsored by Sun Microsystems

This is the World's Largest New Technology and Startup Event!

BayStart /CityJava Theme for October 2nd-3rd
Bringing Technical and Business Innovation to Market

Call For Abstracts
******************************************************************
If you would like to be considered for a speaking opportunity 
at BayStart on any topic listed below, please fill out your 
application and return to us NO LATER THAN AUGUST 15th.

Speaker Application Form available at:
http://www.baystart.com

Abstract submissions must be sent to: contact@baystart.com

Learn how your company can take advantage of this promotion
engine and one-stop source for finding resources, marketing,
and financial services (funding).  Browse through these 
services:  Technology (Java, Linux, XML) Capital, HR, Product
Analysis and Refinement and Turnkey Marketing, along with a 
full technical and business  startup conference for developers 
and business end-users of the latest advances in technology-
enabled applications.

If you present at BayStart you will receive maximum 
exposure to engineers and companies interested in 
deploying your service or product, or implementing your 
advice or solution. 

Profile of Successful Speakers
We're looking for speakers who really have something to say
about E-business and new technology.  Each BayStart 
showcases innovative companies with speakers dedicated to 
presenting the nuts and bolts of the diverse challenges faced
by today's new economy and those of us who are building it.  
The theme of BayStart at Fort Mason is Bringing Innovation to
Market.  Please feel free to suggest a related topic that you'd 
like to organize.

Conference Schedule
**********************************************************************
Technical - Technology Infrastructure - Day 1 - 
"Show the code" presentations. The development environment

Java2 -  Servlets   -   EJB -  Jini - Embedded Systems    
Real-Time Systems - XML Parsing - WAP- Wireless
Clustering -  Linux & Open Source - Security - Scalability 
Availability  Reliability -  Firewalls - Swing -Deployment 
Data Warehousing

Business - Dot Com Business Infrastructure - Day 2

Funding - Business Organization - Legal - Startup lifecycle
Stock incentive plans - Pricing models - E-services - 
Compensation planning - Business models - ASP partnering  
Extranets - Supply Chain Mgmt - VC and Angel presentation 
pointers Dot Com Management - Working with Angel investors  
Alternative Funding   - Startups in the black


Sponsorship and Exhibition Space
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For information please contact:  mrosen@baystart.com


Additional Information
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For further information please see:
http://www.baystart.com or http://www.cityjava.org


Job postings
************************************************************************
Post all job positions at no charge to
http://www.baystart.com


BayStart 
Conference Event Planner Wanted

Manage all aspects of annual trade shows and sales
meetings. Implement marketing promotions
and Sales support programs. Supervise  logistics 
for October San Francisco Conference show that 
provides New Technology  (Java, Linux  and  XML)
plus Startup  companies to increase their brand
recognition in the Bay Area.  Coordinate
logistics for conference presentations.  Excellent
exposure. For more information please    
contact or send resume to: 
webmaster@baystart.com.



Other BayStart Sponsored Events
****************************************************************

Event title: The Road to IPO
Date: July 27, 2000
Presented by Sun Microsystems 
Location: Historic Del Monte Building, Sunnyvale 
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm

Audience:
* CXOs from startup companies nationwide invitations 
are being extended from Sun and local VC/Business 
Incubator partners
* Local press and analysts
 
Agenda:
  Doug Kaewert, VP Market Development and 
Developer Relations, Master of Ceremonies 
  David Weinberger, Cluetrain Manifesto, speaker 
  Jeanette Kennedy, Director.com and ASP Market 
Development, speaker 
  3Plex.com and Zefer (Startup Essentials startup 
customer and partner),
    Toeffer Winslow (Zefer) and Ben Gordon 
(3Plex.com) speakers 
  Wrap up -- Doug Kaewert 

This is  the first *real* manifestation of the iForce 
Community concept, the Startup Community Portal
 will be a one-stop shop for Sun's startup partners 
and customers.

* All the information contained in the portal will 
be specifically tailored to meet the needs and 
requirements of startups, including access tools, 
resources, technology and expertise.

* Startups who have qualified as Startup Essentials 
members will be able to get access to a password-
protected section of the portal where new, special 
offers from ISVs, E-Integrators and Application 
Service Providers (ASPs) will be made available to 
them.

* The portal will feature rich, dynamic content from 
industry-leading content providers, publications, 
news feeds, etc. as well as newly created -- and 
relevant content. These portal features will be 
available to any startup, not just Startup Essentials 
customers.

DIRECTIONS to the Historic Del Monte Building, 
Sunnyvale, CA
http://www.thehistoricdelmonte.com/pagesfolder/map.html


Roof Top Party in San Francisco with 
BayStart DotCom Derby Winner 

RSVP now for "Rooftop Party" at our new home, 642 Harrison,
S.F...Wednesday, August 2, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

RedSpark a new Autodesk Venture based in San Francisco
will leverage the large, installed, Autodesk customer base of over 2.5
million users to develop and deploy an on-line supply chain 
management marketplace for small-mid sized manufacturers. With 
this extraordinary business model, RedSpark is well poised to 
succeed.

RedSpark is seeking Web Designers, Web Developers and Java 
Engineers and will hold an "Open House", for interested candidates, 
in its new offices at 642 Harrison, 4th floor, on Wednesday, August 2, 
from 6 - 9 P.M. To RSVP send your resume to jobs@redspark.com 
or call 800-RED-SPAR. Check out our website at 
http://www.redspark.com for more information.


Next CityJava Event - We are in the process of scheduling 
a CityJava evening event in September.  Please check: 
http://www.cityjava.org for details in the next few days

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******************************************************************
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