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2011 Press

Mediabistro's Semantic Tech & Business Conference Program Announced for November 29 - December 1 in Washington, D.C.

New York, NY - October 19, 2011 - (a division of WebMediaBrands Inc., Nasdaq: WEBM) today announced the program for its Semantic Tech & Business Conference to be held in Washington, D.C. on November 29 - December 1, 2011. The conference will cover the latest innovations in Semantic Web and linked data technologies and how they can be applied to provide businesses with faster integration, productive collaboration, more accurate search, and better-informed analytics.

Presented by and, the conference is expected to draw industry experts, business and government leaders, venture capitalists, data scientists, enterprise architects, analysts, content providers, developers, and technology innovators.

The Semantic Tech Business Conference program includes technical and business-oriented sessions ranging from beginner through advanced levels. Topics will include:

  • Open Government, Linked Data and Semantic Technology
  • Business Intelligence Utility with Semantic Technology
  • Semantic Technology in Document Management
  • Semantics for Enterprise Data Management
  • Meaningful Information as the New Currency of Business
  • Semantics in Healthcare, Financial Services, and Publishing
  • An Introduction to Semantic Technologies

For a complete list of speakers and the program, visit Full access passes are $1,040 until November 9. To register, visit

Sponsors and exhibitors include Revelytix, OpenAmplify, Orbis, Phasic Systems Inc., and SYSTAP.

For sponsorship and exhibit information, contact:
Frank Fazio
(203) 662-2887
[email protected]

To register for a press pass, visit

About WebMediaBrands Inc.

WebMediaBrands Inc. (Nasdaq: WEBM) (, headquartered in New York, NY, is a leading Internet media company that provides content, education, and career services to media and creative professionals through a portfolio of vertical online properties, communities, and trade shows. The Company's online business includes: (i), a leading blog network providing content, education, community, and career resources (including the industry's leading online job board) about major media industry verticals including new media, social media, Facebook, TV news, sports news, advertising, public relations, publishing, design, mobile, and the Semantic Web; (ii), a leading network of online properties dedicated to providing original market research, data services, news, events, and job listings on the Facebook platform, social gaming, and mobile applications ecosystems; and (iii), a leading network of online properties providing content, education, community, career, and other resources for creative and design professionals. The Company's online business also includes community, membership and e-commerce offerings including a freelance listing service, a marketplace for designing and purchasing logos and premium membership services. The Company's trade show and educational offerings include conferences, online and in-person courses, and video subscription libraries on topics covered by the Company's online business.

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For information about WebMediaBrands, contact:

Charlene Caronan
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