UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The MacTech Conference for IT Pros and Mac developers kicks off this week at the Sheraton Universal in Los Angeles, MacTech Magazine announced today. Some of the Apple industry's best and brightest will not only be speaking at MacTech Conference, but attending to learn how to be better and more effective at what they do, share insights, and network with their peers. The hotel-based, immersive conference is being held November 3-5, 2010. The conference starts off with the first public display of Mac-based Planetary Exploration Rovers, an entertaining keynote by Andy Ihnatko, internationally beloved tech journalist (currently a columnist for the Chicago Sun Times), and then continues into over 40 great sessions by industry experts.
The MacTech Conference has two separate tracks: one focused on IT, and one focused on programming/development. Sessions will focus on both desktop and mobile, with appropriate levels of attention paid to the Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod. MacTech Conference's schedule is jam packed with some of the biggest names in the industry from some of the most recognized companies. Full descriptions of sessions, speakers, and more are available to peruse on the sessions web page at http://www.mactech.com/conference/sessions, the schedule is at http://www.mactech.com/conference/schedule.
The conference has registered attendees from approximately 35 U.S. States and 10 countries with more than two thirds of the hundreds of attendees coming from outside of California. Those interested in following the conference can view the live twitter feed contributed to by conference attendees. Follow @mactechconf
Gold sponsors for MacTech Conference include: eSellerate, Parallels, Southern Stars, Absolute Software, FileMaker and Nuance. Additional event sponsors include: Microsoft, Bweasel, Google, Telestream, Global Delight, elgato, the University of Arizona, Ruckus Wireless, eReleases, and Peachpit. Media sponsors include: The Mac Observer, TUAW, the Loop, MacUpdate, TidBITS, MacNN, AppleInsider, MacNews and Macworld.
MacTech Conference 2010 Highlights include:
Conference and Activity Overview: http://www.mactech.com/conference/
Sessions and Content: http://www.mactech.com/conference/sessions
Certification Exams: http://www.mactech.com/conference/certification
MacTech Bowl: http://www.mactech.com/conference/mactechbowl
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