New Media bloggers to make beeline for Bangalore

March 11, '09; BANGALORE: If you are interested in New Media and would like to discuss/rant/brain-storm/share opinions about blogging technologies & trends, micro blogging, photo-blogging, video blogging, Social Media, ... everything about the world of blogs & new media ... Bangalore is the place to be on Saturday, March 14.

The Indian Blog and New Media Society ( ) a not-for-profit grouping of all stakeholders in the blog and new media space from India – but open to membership from all over the world -- has joined hands with online partner ( ) and main sponsor Seagate to host a one day New Media and Blog Camp -- the firest such event in India's Silicon City.

The day long camp 9 am to 5 pm is being held at St Joseph's Boys High School Museum road and among scheduled presentations ( more are being slotted) are:

11:00 am - 11:30 am: From Print to Web: The Push has come, Anand Parthasarathy, former senior IT Journalist with The Hindu and now a tech

11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Special Address and Demo by Principal Sponsors, Seagate 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm: PR / Corporate Communications and Bloggers: Engaging with one another - By Ajay Jain, Writer / Blogger / Photographer (

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Blogging Beyond English - By Amit Gupta

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm: VC perspective on investing in the blogging and new media space and how entrepreneurs can go for any opportunities this space allows - by Dr. Ashish Gupta, Managing Director, Helion Advisors (formerly Helion Ventures) .

You can still join in -- it's free -- and the place to look is: