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Tech Speaking and Awards Deadlines & Opportunities: 2/26/14

ITDatabase and Business Wire today highlighted numerous calls for speakers, awards and other opportunities and deadlines that tech industry communications and marketing professionals should be aware of, including:

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New Opportunities

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Black Hat
Call for Speakers
http://www.blackhat.com/us-14/call-for-papers.html

World Cup Tech Challenge
Participation Info
http://www.launchsiliconvalley.org/registration-info/

JAX Innovation Awards
Awards Info
http://jax.de/awards2014/

Excellence in SDN Awards (TMCnet)
Awards Info
http://www.tmcnet.com/tmc/poty/default.aspx?AwardID=216

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Innovation Showcase
Participation Info
http://www.mitcio.com/innov/apply

Content Strategy Forum 2014
Call for Speakers
http://www.csforum2014.com/callforpapers/

RoboBusiness Leadership Summit
Call for Speakers
http://www.robobusiness.com/2013/become-a-robobusiness-2014-presenter/

Smart Grid Electronics Forum
Call for Speakers
http://energysummit.darnell.com/SGEcall.php

Innovation Entrepreneur Awards (CEA)
Awards Info
http://www.ce.org/iea.aspx

GigaOM Structure Launchpad
Participation Info
http://events.gigaom.com/structure-2014/launchpad/

Semantic Technology & Business Conference
Call for Speakers
http://semtechbizsj2014.semanticweb.com/cfp.cfm

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Deadlines

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(2/28)
Groundswell Awards
http://groundswelldiscussion.com/groundswell/awards/entry_form.php

(2/28)
Tabby Awards for Consumer Apps
https://tabbyawards.nonprofitcms.org/awards/

(2/28)
TNW Conference Latin America
https://kkontact.wufoo.com/forms/x7w3z5/

(2/28)
Mobile App Europe Call for Speakers
http://cfp.mobileappeurope.com/

(2/28)
Information Development World Call for Speakers
http://informationdevelopmentworld.com/speakers/

(3/1)
ITEXPO Las Vegas Call for Speakers
http://itexpo.tmcnet.com/west/call-for-papers.aspx

(3/3)
Web Optimization Summit Call for Speakers
http://meclabs.com/training/marketing-summit/web-optimization-summit-2014/speakers

(3/4)
Wearable Tech Expo New York
http://www.wearabletechworld.com/conference/newyork-2014/call-for-papers.aspx

(3/5)
PR Daily Awards
http://www.prdaily.com/awards/awards.aspx

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Tech Event PR Prep

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(3/7)
SXSW
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/506/

(3/9)
OFC/NFOEC
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/510/

(3/10)
CeBIT
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/505/

(3/11)
SMX West
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/508/

(3/11)
O’Reilly Fluent
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/527/

(3/17)
Enterprise Connect
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/513/

(3/17)
EclipseCon
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/516/

(3/18)
TV Connect
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/514/

(3/19)
Structure:Data
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/515/

(3/19)
CARTES Asia
http://events.itdatabase.com/events/detail/517/

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