The Twelfth Annual Spring VON Conference & Expo Returns to San Jose, March 17-20, 2008

Newly Christened VON.x Brand Signifies the Evolution of XoIP Technologies

that have Enhanced and Expanded the Internet Communications Industry

Jan 24, 2008, 00:00 ET from Pulvermedia

    NORWOOD, Mass., Jan. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulvermedia(TM) today announced
 that the twelfth annual Spring VON.x Conference & Expo will take place
 March 17-20, at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose. The Industry's
 largest, longest-running, and most respected Internet communications event
 now adopts the VON.x brand, which signifies the inclusion of technologies
 such as IP-voice, IP-video, wireless, presence, instant messaging, social
 media, and many others that have enhanced and evolved the Internet
 communications industry.
     From a content perspective, VON.x continues to address the leading
 issues and trends in the industry. The upcoming San Jose event features
 full tracks dedicated to Wireless; Unified Communications; the Innovator's
 Forum, including the "Unconference"; Video on the Net; and Open Source
 Telephony, as part of Digium Asterisk World. Hundreds of sessions featured
 within these tracks reflect the contributions of the newly established VON
 Advisory Board, who have helped to bring a fresh and comprehensive
 perspective to the program. Details on the complete conference program are
 available at:
     The VON Expo(TM) features hundreds of leading-edge vendors, many of
 whom plan to launch new products and solutions at the show, as part of the
 VON.x Unveiling Program. Dozens of additional exhibitors will be recognized
 as winners of the inaugural VON Innovators Awards. VON.x sponsors include:
 AT&T; Brix Networks; Polycom; Panasonic; and NMS Communications.
 Association sponsors include: the IMS Forum; SIPCenter, and the SIP Forum.
 A complete list of exhibiting companies is available at:
     VON.x also marks the launch of several new programs that are designed
 to help the VON community reach one another more effectively. VON TV will
 film conference content, and will make it available to attendees in an
 on-demand, 24x7 fashion at And local news affiliate NBC-11 San
 Jose will participate at VON.x, filming various speakers and vendors on the
 expo floor, helping all of the participants at VON.x tell their stories to
 a wider audience.
     "In the last two years, VON has expanded around the globe, into Europe,
 Asia, and Latin America, and this expansion has brought a global audience
 back to each of our U.S. shows, as colleagues from almost 100 different
 countries are expected to join us in San Jose," said Jason Chudnofsky,
 President and CEO of Pulvermedia. "This ever-expanding mix of international
 delegates helps to further establish VON.x as the center of the Internet
 communications industry, and it's helped to create a venue for meeting new
 industry professionals and forming new business alliances around the globe.
 Between VON's lengthy track record; the extensive amount of new content
 we're adding to the program; and the quality of the exhibitors on the show
 floor, we're confident that VON.x remains the one-and-only 'must-attend'
 event in the Internet Communicatons space."
     To learn more about show-specific programs at Spring VON.x, please
 visit For additional information on exhibiting,
 email Richard Erb at And for media
 credentials, please visit: or contact Ally Forbes at
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 cutting-edge media. And as the foremost integrated media company targeting
 Internet communications, Pulvermedia is ideally poised to deliver a vast
 range of messages to a wide variety of audiences, including technology
 buyers and sellers, government regulators, industry analysts, luminaries,
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