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(New York, NY - March 19, 2002) - INT Media Group, Incorporated (Nasdaq: INTM) today announced the launch of its Grid Computing Planet Conference & Expo, slated for June 17-18 at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Jose, California.

"Grid Computing Planet Conference & Expo is designed for IT professionals, researchers, corporate executives and investors seeking to understand and explore the opportunities presented by Grid computing and related technologies. While the vast majority of Grid computing activity currently is taking place in academic and research environments, the commercial and business benefits of Grid are rapidly becoming a reality," stated Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of INT Media Group. "Companies are realizing that Grid technology will allow them to better utilize existing resources, tap into the vast resources offered by the Internet and perform complex computing tasks faster, shortening the amount of time it takes to get their products on the market."

Grid Computing Planet Conference & Expo will bring together researchers, developers, vendors and users to learn, exchange ideas and hear Grid computing success stories. Speakers include Dr. Songnian Zhou, Chairman and CTO of Platform Computing Inc.; Dr. Andrew Chien, CTO, Chairman and Co-Founder of Entropia; Andrew Grimshaw, Ph.D., CTO and Co-Founder of Avaki Corporation; and Dr. Jikku Venkat, VP of Engineering of United Devices, among others. The event features an interactive exhibit floor enabling Grid technology vendors to showcase their products and answer questions. The conference emphasizes topics that help attendees determine how they can utilize Grid technology, what type of Grid application will work best for them and what tools are presently available.

Grid Computing Planet 2002 Conference & Expo is hosted by and and is produced by the events division of INT Media Group.

To register for this event, or to learn more, go to For additional information and registration procedures call Allison Alessio, Registration Manager, at (203) 662-2857 or [email protected]. For sponsorship and exhibition information, contact Merle McIntosh, Account Executive, at (203) 662-2880 or [email protected].

About INT Media Group
INT Media Group (Nasdaq: INTM), ( headquartered in Darien, CT, is a leading provider of global real-time news, information and media resources for Internet industry and information technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. INT Media Group includes the and Network of over 150 Web sites and 200 e-mail newsletters that generate over 225 million page views monthly. INT Media Events include nearly 40 offline conferences and trade shows on Internet and IT-specific topics that are aligned with our Network of Web sites and e-mail newsletters. In addition, INT Media Research publishes research reports analyzing the Internet and information technologies sectors worldwide.

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For more information contact:
Mary Ann Boland
Marketing and Public Relations Associate
[email protected]

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