The Buzz with Peter Corbett, CEO, iStrategyLabs
iStrategyLabs is a digital word of mouth agency focused on providing clients with interactive strategy, experiential marketing and content creation services. Buzzwords aside, they’re focused on one thing – developing great ideas that sell your products and services or advance your cause.
Andi Joseph: You’ve been working on a new festival for DC. Can you tell us about it?
Peter Corbett: It’s with great pleasure that iStrategyLabs announces Digital Capital Week – a project that has been in the making for more than two years. We’re now ready to roll! Digital Capital Week (DCWEEK) is a 10 day festival in Washington DC focused on technology, innovation and all things digital in our nation’s capital. Modeled after Internet Week NY, Social Media Week, FotoWeek DC, Fringe Festival, etc. — DCWEEK will consist of a series of distributed events produced and hosted by individuals, organizations and community groups.
AJ: Who should attend Digital Capital Week?
PC: We already have 1,000 registered in the first 24 hours… Technologists, Artists, Entrepreneurs, Communicators, Govies, and social capitalists of all kinds will participate. Use this as an opportunity to hang out with your tribe, or connect with a new one!
AJ: When is Digital Capital Week?
PC: DCWEEK will kick off on June 11th and conclude on June 20th, 2010. The full schedule of events is located here and will be updated over the coming months.
AJ: How much does it cost to attend?
PC:The first 2000 General Admission tickets will be free. Specific events will be hosted by community members and will have an entry fee.
AJ: Who is behind DCWEEK?
PC: DCWEEK is co-produced by iStrategyLabs and Shiny Heart Ventures. iStrategyLabs is an idea foundry that brings new ideas to life in the digital and physical world for clients, communities and ourselves. We specialize in experiential, word-of-mouth, and social media marketing. Shiny Heart Ventures is a technology company with heart and soul, focused on creating community powered products and services that remind us of the joys of life.
AJ: How can our readership get involved?
PC:There are many ways to participate. You can register here and attend, host an event or session in your space, lead/participate in a project, or sponsor or partner with DCWEEK.
For more information on iStrategyLabs or Digital Capital Week, click here.
Andi Joseph is the Director of Research and Communications at WDCEP.