Sevcan: Social Media Meetups in Istanbul

Time shows us, we are getting crowded and bigger in social media more than our real life. But also we have to convince others who are not aware of us and cyberculture about being real.

Starbucks can make everyone mayor in these days

So many social bookmarking websites, platforms and forums are organizing meetups. They usually choose the place as Starbucks. On the other hand, conferences are doing in hotels.

Lets have a look some of important meetups and conferences;

Likemind Meetup

A monthly meeting of like-minded people like marketing managers, advertising and marketing professionals and people who are interested in marketing. They are meeting 3th of Friday oevery month in Starbucks, Kanyon.

Foursquare Meetup

The first one has done in the same place and date as Likemind so July meetup of Likemind had a holiday this time. As you know, foursquare is a location-based social networking website, software for mobile devices, and also a game.

Social Media Meetups

Especially Mashable is doing the meetups regulary in their country but I am sure that after a short time, our social media platforms also will arrange meetups with Mashable. We had our first meeting in İndigo last month with so many social media users and professionals. The last one organized by Mashable & Marketoloji oe month ago.

Techcrunch & Webrazzi Meet Up

It’s an organization that brings internet entrepreneurs and investors in Turkey together. You have to get an invitation to join this meetings. It was on 28 of July in Istanbul Conrad Hotel.

Girl Geek Dinners Meetup

The Girl Geek Dinners were founded on the 16th August 2005 as a result of one geek girl called Sarah Blowwho got annoyed and frustrated about being one of the only females attending technical events.

The first meetup in Istanbul will be done onMonday, August 2, 2010 · Bebek Starbucks.

StartUp Events like Start Up Weekend

Startup Weekend recruits a highly motivated group of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more to a 54 hour event that builds communities, companies and projects.It is an amazing opportunity to connect with other passionate and skilled individuals, and perhaps even find a co-founder or two to transform your idea into reality.

Microsoft and Ozyegin University sponsored this event in 16-18 April 2010 in Istanbul.

PR İstanBuluşmalar

It’s a meeting that brings the people together who are working in PR and Communication sectors. The last one was on the 30th of July at Taksim Starbucks.

Now, it’s time to arrange a Weblogger Meetup like WordPress Meetup.

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