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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.

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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

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.

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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

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.

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