The third annual BlogHer Conference, A World of Difference, is taking place on July 27 - July 29, 2007, in Chicago, IL.
What It's About: A Brief Overview
BlogHer's annual event is a fantastic opportunity for you to meet your virtual friends face-to-face while getting a chance to learn from the collective wisdom of the entire BlogHer Community. Over two-plus days, you'll have a chance to meet, greet, socialize, and attend sessions in any of six tracks with your fellow BlogHers (and BlogHims).
To find out more about the event schedule, Check out Day One's schedule here and Day Two's schedule here. Don't miss speakers such as Elizabeth Edwards, author, attorney, wife of presidential candidate John Edwards...and long-time blogger! Also on the roster are author, actor and humorist Amy Sedaris, technology guru Esther Dyson and many, many more. Check out the entire speaker list of 150 women bloggers here. Sunday July 29th will feature an OpenSpace event where the agenda is built in real time by the attendees who show up.
Who Should Attend
BlogHer is open to anyone and everyone who considers themselves part of the blogosphere, and is particularly focused on serving women who blog. All ages, etnicities, genders, and levels of blogging experience are encouraged to attend.
Venue, Accommodations, Logistics, Etc.
The conference will be taking place at the Navy Pier in Chicago, IL.
We have reserved a block of rooms at two different nearby hotels, with great discounts for our attendees. Learn more here.
If you're thinking about bringing your partner, spouse, or kids -- great! If your partner is not interested in attending the programming with you but would like to join us for the cocktail parties, that ticketing option is available.
Onsite childcare will also be available for either or both conference days at very reasonable (subsidized) rates. Please click here to learn more and to enroll your kid/s!
(After you register, you will be contacted for deposits of $50 per day per child.)
Looking for More Info?
For detailed information about the BlogHer Conference '07, including Frequently Asked Questions, please visit us at http://blogher.org/node/17751.
BlogHer has developed one of the most influential communities by, for, and of women who blog. BlogHer's mission is to create opportunities for women bloggers to pursue education, exposure, community and economic empowerment through our online platforms and conferences.
Deadline to register for BlogHer '07 is Monday, July 23 at 9PM Pacific!