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You can find us covering these influential events (depending on our schedule)

Dwell on Design | Modern Beyond Expectations
June 22-24, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

West Coast’s largest Design Show returns with curation by the editors of Dwell. The 3 day celebration brings together the best and brightest products, services, and thought leaders in modern design today for a series of conversations, demos, tours, and much more.  Over 350 exhibitors on the show floor and ongoing design dialogue showcasing over 70 presentations on three separate stages.  This year, the show goes beyond the urban dwelling to encompass all aspects of the modern lifestyle, seeking out a new definition for modern beyond expectations. 

Design Installations, Green Car Ride and Drives, Modern Marketplace Pavilions and more.

For tickets and modern design inspiration, log on to www.dwellondesign.com

Women of the Green Generation Conference
May 19, 2012
Loft Seven, Los Angeles, CA

Women of the Green Generation will host their 3rd Annual Conference for women who are inspiring leaders, visionaries, and drivers in creating solutions to our current environmental, economic, and social challenges. 

This year’s event will feature a sustainable fashion show produced and styled by Rebecca Mink highlighting green designers including - Mink Vegan Shoes, Sita Couture by Sita Thompson, Liza Shtromberg Jewelry, Fahmina, Violetta Villacorta, Vital Hemptations, B Green Apparel, and Anna Herman Designs along with many more  eco apparel and accessories vendors.

In addition to the fashion focus, the 2012 conference will highlight workshops offering attendees a chance to connect with amazing women who will be sharing their expertise and insights in a variety of green business topics, a health and wellness forum, tons of networking opportunities and more!

For tickets and more info on the conference, please visit www.womenofthegreengeneration.com

Long Beach Comic Con | Yup, Long Beach has its very own Comic Con.
May 12, 2012
Long Beach Convention Center

May must be Comic Book month because once you’re loaded up on all the free comic books you can get your hands on at the Free Comic Book Day on May 5th, you’re gonna want to head on out to the Long Beach Comic Con to get your fix of everything comicy (sp?). Yup, Long Beach has it’s very own Comic Con now so LA people don’t need to take that trip down to SD.

Long Beach Comic Con is an annual event held at the Long Beach Convention Center each fall. It’s a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. At Long Beach Comic Con you’ll find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings, and meet & greet sessions with celebrities.

Comic Books, Action Figures, Anime & Manga, Gaming.

For tickets and more info on the Comic Con in LB, check out www.longbeachcomiccon.com

Spacecraft Technology Expo | Design, Build, Test
May 8-10, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

Spacecraft Technology Expo is the first and only exhibition of its kind. It’s also California’s largest B2B event for space companies. It will bring together global decision makers and industry executives to identify present and future market growth opportunities for the design, manufacture, pre-launch testing and operations of spacecraft, satellites, and space-related technologies.

The Spacecraft Technology Expo 2012 will feature over 100 companies displaying their latest products, technologies and innovations. The 4,000 sq ft Human Spaceflight Park will showcase a variety of life-size models and prototypes driving the future of manned spaceflight.

To register and find out more about space technology, visit www.spacetechexpo.com

EVS26 | Electric Vehicle Symposium
May 6-8, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

The 2012 EVS26 electric vehicles conference and exhibit will take place over 4 days, from May 6 to May 9, 2012. Electric cars and other electric vehicles will be available for test drives. There will be workshops, lectures and additional panel discussions. This will be the largest electric drive and electric car display in the world.

For registration and more info, log on to www.evs26.org


Long Beach Comic Con | Yup, Long Beach has its very own Comic Con.
May 12, 2012
Long Beach Convention Center

The Long Beach Comic Con was the place to get your fix of everything comicy (sp?). Yup, Long Beach has it’s very own Comic Con now so LA people don’t need to take that trip down to SD.

At Long Beach Comic Con this year, you could find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of comic related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings, and meet & greet sessions with celebrities. From books to action figures, anime & manga to gaming ad more.

Highlights:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Girls with their official van, K.I.T.T. from Knight Rider, Cosplay 101 Workshop with Luck in Spades Moderated by Miko Simons, Wonder Woman, Storm Troopers Shoot A Trooper for Charity Game, Lazertag with Storm Troopers, and of course Zombies!

About LBCC:

Long Beach Comic Con is an annual event held at the Long Beach Convention Center each fall. It’s a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture.

Thanks to Phil Lawrence and Martha Donato for Long Beach Comic Con.


Anime Expo AX 2013 | Influenza LA
July 4-7, 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center

Photos
Anime Expo AX 2013 Photo Coverage on Facebook

Photo Credits
Dewan P./ Dharmesh Pardiwala
Media Coverage: Influenza Online Magazine
Editorial: Dewan P.
www.influenzaonline.net

Credentials/ Thank you’s
Meg Amo/ SPJA/ Anime Expo

Website

www.anime-expo.org

Basics
The largest anime, manga and Japanese culture convention in North America. Currently the largest project managed by the SPJA, Anime Expo is an annual convention currently held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Influential People
Alodia Gosiengfiao - Renowned cosplay artist, model and actress as a Guest of Honor for AX2013!

Influential Things
Fan favorites such as Masquerade, AX Dance, Karaoke, Table Top and eGaming, and Battle of the Bands will be coming back this year. The Fashion Show also returns for its second year, featuring “Gal” fashion straight from Shibuya.

Shibuya Rocks Fashion Show

This year, presenting the best of the “Gal” look as SHIBUYA ROCKS! Six fantastic brands grace the stage at the global fashion event for 2013: “cool and casual” tomboy outfits from LIZ LISA doll, “dolly and sweet” designs from TRALALA, a trendy fusion of “retro and girlish” from LIZ LISA, “elegant casual and trend mix” from GOLDS infinity, “casual, romantic, and sexy” ensembles from GLAVIL by tutuHA, and “sexy and shiny” looks from MA*RS.

Myth: Legends of Burlesque and Magic
internationally known Illusionist William Draven and Miss Universe (England) pageant contestant Vixen DeVille host simply one of the most impressive nights of burlesque and magic you have ever seen. 

J-Pop group CARAT - A five-member DJ, dance and vocal unit, will also be appearing live! Their tracks are club style, with a pop melody and electronic vibe, and “cute” lyrics that express their generation’s feelings of love realistically. They perform a special free concert.

Potential to go Viral
Lauren & Her Cosplay Group

Website: http://cattasticks.blogspot.com

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You can find us covering these influential events, depending on our
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Anime Expo 2014
July 3-6, 2014
Los Angeles Convention Center, CA

Anime Expo is an annual convention currently held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Historically Anime Expo (AX) has been held on July 4th weekend as a 4-day event. Anime Expo has grown in scale dramatically, and is currently the largest anime and manga convention in North America. It is the second longest running anime convention.

Popular large events include:

  • Masquerade
  • Anime Music Video Contest
  • Concerts
  • Battle of the Bands
  • AX Fashion Show

Anime Expo is a 24-hour convention that offers late-night dances, all night video programming, tabletop gaming rooms, and open-mic Karaoke in the late evening/early morning hours. Many of the attendees cosplay while attending the convention, and there are many gatherings for fans of different anime and manga series.

Renowned for its ability to bring famous guests to America for panels and concerts, Anime Expo has been the site of many U.S. premiers of shows, movies, and bands.

For more info on on Anime Expo and to purchase tickets, go to
www.anime-expo.org

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PHAMExpo
June 28-29, 2014
Pasadena Convention Center, CA

PHAMExpo is the ultimate event for savvy beauty professionals, students and enthusiasts. Most products are sold at deeply discounted prices, so it’s the perfect time to stock up on all of your beauty essentials from today’s most popular and upcoming brands.

Check out all the things PHAMExpo has to offer

  • NEW PRODUCTS
  • LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS  
  • CELEBRITY MAKEUP, HAIR & NAIL ARTISTS
  • LATEST TRENDS
  • HOTTEST NEW TREATMENTS
  • LEARN NEW TECHNIQUES 

To celebrate the phenomenal growth in the nail world PHAMExpo is excited to announce the launch of their PHAMEous Nails Competition;  presented by Lysa Comfort & Beauty Talk Radio this is your opportunity to shine!  

PHAMExpo is open to the public, but also hosts a PRO ONLY time with special discounts to Professionals.

For more info on on PHAMExpo and to purchase tickets, go to
www.PHAMExpo.com
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Dwell on Design
June 20-22, 2014
Los Angeles Convention Center, CA

Dwell on Design LA, curated by the editors of Dwell magazine, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center June 20-22, 2014. With three full days of dynamic exhibitions, unparalleled educational opportunities, cutting-edge technologies, 90 onstage programs, 200 speakers, and more than 2,000 innovative modern furnishings and products, Dwell on Design LA is America’s largest design event.

For more info on Dwell on Design, log on to
www.dwellondesign.com


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The Big Photo Show 2014
May 17-18, 2014
Los Angeles Convention Center, CA

The Big Photo Show is returning to L.A. again this year. It’s a multi-sensory experience where photo enthusiasts can see, touch, and explore the latest products rather than simply reading about them. Everything is designed to deepen and enhance your relationship with the entire photography experience - from image capture to image output.

In addition to exhibitor booths, attendees will enjoy education theaters, photo shooting zone, creative output displays, ‘Photo Doctor’ office hours, photo ops, and much more.

For more info on The Big Photo Show, log on to www.thebigphotoshow.com



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THE AUTO SHOW Inland Empire
May 16-18, 2014
Ontario Convention Center, CA

Go see 2014-2015 models alongside exotics, classic rods and special exhibits. There will also be Ride & Drives, great food and special Kid Zones. THE AUTO SHOW Inland Empire is entertainment for the whole family.

Things to see and do:

  • Ride and Drives by Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Ram, Ford, Toyota, Subaru.
  • Vintage automobiles from the privately owned Day Family Auto Museum – the first time the museum has taken its vehicles on the tour.
  • The Southern California Golf Association will also be teeing-up a hands-on golfing experience for show-goers.
  • Exotics, Hot Rods and Race Cars will include Bentley, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Rolls Royce and more. Hot Rods from Route 66 will be on display along with the Looney Tunes Pace Car.
  • Special children’s play area will be filled with fun and interactive entertainment.
  • Food Trucks including The Grilled Cheese Truck and Viking Food Truck.

THE AUTO SHOW Inland Empire will be displaying some vehicles that had not been released in time for the Los Angeles Show.

For more info on THE AUTO SHOW Inland Empire and to purchase tickets, go to theautoshowIE.com

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Kawaiiland
May 10, 2014
Los Globos, Los Angeles, CA

The ultimate Kawaii experience promoting and sharing the love for all things Kawaii. Featuring best local artists, fashion designers, makeup & hairstylists, musicians, photographers, and more! Kawaii workshops and lots of delicious Japanese foods and purikura photo booths!

  • Fashion Runway Shows
  • Shopping
  • Kawaii Art
  • Cutest Vendors
  • DJ set by Tune in Tokyo!

Presented by Ninja Crate and Studio Kunu

For more info on on Kawaiiland and to purchase tickets, go to
www.kawaiiland.org 

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