The coming days will be quite busy on Livestream. We have already mentioned some of the very exciting upcoming broadcasts such as the World Refugee Day (Saturday June 20th) and Invisible Children’s lobbying days in Washington (Monday and Tuesday 22-23 June). Here’s a selection of additional events that will take place from tonight on until Friday 26 June.
Asia Society, Wednesday 17 June, 6.30PM-9PM (ET)
The Road Not Taken: Zhao Ziyang’s Memoirs and the Legacy of Tiananmen. Join the Asia Society for a fascinating evening of discussion with two of the book’s editors, Adi Ignatius and Bao Pu, and former Ambassador to China, Winston Lord, in conversation with Orville Schell, Director of the Center on US-China Relations at the Asia Society.
NY Video June Meetup, Thursday June 18th, 8PM-9PM
This month’s presenters are:
1. Epix – Emil Rensing, Chief Digital Officer (Unveiling new JV)
2. Tremor Media – Shane Steele, VP Marketing
3. Zixi – Israel Drori, Founder & CEO
4. Motionbox – Chris O’Brien, Founder
5. ooVoo – Rodger Wells, VP BD & Tom Herman, VP PM
Open Video Conference, Friday June 19th and Saturday June 20th, 9AM-6PM
Open Video is a broad-based movement of video creators, technologists, academics, filmmakers, entrepreneurs, activists, remixers, and many others. The conference will address the growing movement for transparency, interoperability, and further decentralization in online video.
World Refugee Day, Saturday June 20th 8AM-8PM (ET)
For the first time in history, the world will be able to witness refugee camp life. The UN Refugee Agency will stream from Chad and Central Columbia. Under the theme “Real People, Real Needs”, this World Refugee Day asks you to remember the millions of forcibly displaced and stateless people under our care who are struggling with their day-to-day lives.
How It Ends, Monday June 22nd and Tuesday June 23rd
Invisible Children, Resolve Uganda, and the Enough project are joining forces to bring peace and safety to the children caught in the crossfire of Joseph Kony’s war in Uganda. The program will include lobbying trainings, VIP speakers, a kick-off rally and will culminate in an unprecedented outpouring of activism on Capitol Hill, with hundreds of meetings taking place between Members of Congress and their constituents.
Enterprise 2.0 Conference, Monday June 22nd to Thursday June 25th
Presented by Techweb, the conference provides business managers with access to the right information at the right time through a web of inter-connected applications, services and devices. Stay tuned for more info and the schedule in the next couple days.
Structure 2009 Conference, Thursday June 25th, 9AM-7PM (ET)
Om Malik and The GigaOM Network team are proud to announce a premiere event for Cloud Computing and Internet infrastructure. The schedule is available here.