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GAIN members get discount to upcoming Personal Democracy Forum

Posted By Nikki Enfield, Thursday, June 11, 2009
Dear dues-paying members of GAIN -

Just a quick note to let you know that you can get $165 off the ticket price to the Personal Democracy Forum conference later this month in NYC.  This is a great networking and skills building opportunity.

For those who want to know more about how the internet and related technologies are changing politics, and to learn how you can use those tools in your own work, there's no better event than the annual Personal Democracy Forum, now in its sixth year in New York City. Co-founded by former Public Campaign senior analyst Micah Sifry and former Dean net advisory board chair Andrew Rasiej, PdF is a nonpartisan brainfest brings together a thousand political activists, organizers, hackers and hacks, along with many leading elected and government officials, academic observers and journalists.

This year's conference, taking place June 29-30 at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Manhattan, is focused on "" and all the ways that campaigns, elections, media, advocacy, and governance are becoming more open, participatory and collaborative. Come hear keynotes from speakers including: White House CIO Vivek Kundra; Deputy CTO for Open Government Beth Noveck; State Department Senior Adviser for Innovation Alec Ross; New York Times columnist Frank Rich; Craigslist founder Craig Newmark; blogger Nate Silver; co-founder Gina Bianchini; Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey; Obama '08 new media director Joe Rospars; and many others. More details here.

 Click here for the registration code. 

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