Monday, October 26, 2009

BlogFest.Asia

Blogfest.asia is a festival for bloggers in Asia. This is the region’s 1st cross-border gathering for blogger community. Everyone is welcome to join the festival and meet hundreds of bloggers from the neighborhood community. Participants will be able to learn blogger / blogging activities in perspective countries / territories, and interact with key bloggers in Asia.

The 3-day Blogfest.Asia ‘09 provides an unique opportunity to address “Change & Responsibility”, in Asia perspective. The event program at-a-glance will consist of:

  • one full-day conference (11/6)
  • two evening gathering / parties exclusively for participating bloggers (11/5 & 6 evening)
  • 2009 Hong Kong Blogger Con (11/7)
  • Educational workshops for NGOs in Asia (11/8)

Blogfest.asia will support and work closely with associated blogger community and events in the region. It will also serve as an idea hub, community exchange point, and action camp for bloggers in Asia to make technological and social impact for the benefit of the region.

The organizing commitee of Blogfest ‘09 include:

  • Ching CHIAO (@chiao)
  • Jeremiah FOO (@jeremiahfoo)
  • Gen KANAI (@gen)
  • Rebecca MACKINNON (@rmack)
  • Issac MAO (@isaac)

Event host, logistic and administrative support is provided by DotAsia (@registryasia).