You'll get your Mac news here from now on...

Help TMO Grow

Subscriber Login

Advertising Info

The Mac Observer Express Daily Newsletter

More Info

Site Navigation

Columns & Editorials
Mac Links

November 19th, 1999

[9:00 AM] MACWORLD Expo SF Turns On The Charm With Conference/Seminar Details
by Staff

IDG Expo, the organizer behind MACWORLD Expo, has turned on the marketing machine to push the MACWORLD Expo conferences and seminars to be featured at the next event. MACWORLD Expo San Francisco, to be held at the beginning of January, looks to be one of the biggest Expos yet with new conferences and other features. According to IDG Expos:

MACWORLD Expo/San Francisco 2000, the "Ultimate Macintosh Experience", features the most comprehensive conference program for Mac users. Consisting of more than 100 conference sessions plus full day workshops, the week-long program will continue its 15 year tradition of educating users on all things Macintosh, from the most basic skills to the hottest and newest topics. January's MACWORLD Expo includes such hot workshops and session topics as, the new iMac DV's and iMovie, Mac OS 9, QuickTime(TM), Music and Audio on a Mac, Final Cut Pro, FileMaker 5, Macintosh networking and administration, Internet computing and web design.


Seventeen Pre-Conference Workshops, including eight never-before-offered at MACWORLD Expo, feature a broad array of beginner and professional level full-day sessions ranging from Desktop Publishing: The Big Picture, Getting Started with AppleScript, to RealAudio and MP3 on the Mac, The QuickTime Professionals Workshop, and an advanced FileMaker Pro Workshop.

Tuesday, January 4, 12:00pm - 7:00pm

Macworld/Pro Conference, for professional users, offers 45 technically advanced sessions in five tracks: Networking and Communications, Digital Video School, Web Master, Art Director and Mac Administrator.

Wednesday, January 5 through Friday, January 7

MACWORLD Expo Users Conference, features sessions for Mac users who want to master the top Mac tools and get answers to problems common to non-technical users. New for 2000, "Recommended Itineraries" have been developed within the program by industry experts. These suggested itineraries are offered for: Educators, Mac Musicians, Small Office/Home Office, Cool Tools, Creative Professionals and Mac Technicians.

Thursday, January 6 through Saturday, January 8

MACWORLD Expo Warm-Up Rally features industry insiders Bob "Dr. Macintosh" LeVitus, David Pogue and other guests. They will inform, entertain and intrigue attendees with their predictions for the week of MACWORLD Expo, and for the New Year.

Tuesday, January 4, 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Room 103

The MACWORLD Expo Town Meeting has moved to a new day and time to allow for industry analysts and insiders to discuss the state of the Mac industry as well as major announcements from the exhibit floor.

Thursday, January 6, 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m., Room 103

Vision Thing Live! Macworld magazine editors and special guests go on the firing line to answer probing questions from the audience about controversial issues of the day. Andy Gore, Macworld Editor-in-Chief, hosts the West Coast debut of this very popular general session!

Friday, January 7, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., Room 103

"January's MACWORLD Expo conference programs truly will provide the ultimate Macintosh experience to Mac users at all skill levels," emphasized Paul Kent, MACWORLD Expo Conference Chairperson. "Combined with all the new products and technologies attendees can test drive on the exhibit floor from more than 400 companies, the MACWORLD Expo/San Francisco 2000 conference program offers topnotch educational opportunities for everyone that wants to do more with their Mac."

You can find more information on MACWORLD Expo at the event's web site.


Today's Mac Headlines

[Podcast]Podcast - Apple Weekly Report #135: Apple Lawsuits, Banned iPhone Ad, Green MacBook Ad

We also offer Today's News On One Page!

Yesterday's News


[Podcast]Podcast - Mac Geek Gab #178: Batch Permission Changes, Encrypting Follow-up, Re-Enabling AirPort, and GigE speeds

We also offer Yesterday's News On One Page!

Mac Products Guide
New Arrivals
New and updated products added to the Guide.

Hot Deals
Great prices on hot selling Mac products from your favorite Macintosh resellers.

Special Offers
Promotions and offers direct from Macintosh developers and magazines.

Browse the software section for over 17,000 Macintosh applications and software titles.

Over 4,000 peripherals and accessories such as cameras, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice and more.

© All information presented on this site is copyrighted by The Mac Observer except where otherwise noted. No portion of this site may be copied without express written consent. Other sites are invited to link to any aspect of this site provided that all content is presented in its original form and is not placed within another .