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Attending World Professional Blogger Journalist Association Inaugural Meeting in Seoul – 17 November 2008


For those who wonder where I am, I am attending the World Professional Blogger Journalist Association (WPBA) Inaugural Convention in Seoul this weekend together with fellow blogers, Nicholas Aaron Khoo and Hillary Chan from CNET Asia; and Napolean Biggs from Web Wednesday Hong Kong. On this same weekend, a bunch of 20+ local bloggers will be in Guangzhou for the Chinese Blogger Conference.  Too bad I don’t blog in the Chinese language, will miss seeing all the fellow bloggers there.

Back to WPBA, check out the Press Release as follow –

The inaugural convention of the association for the fast-growing, one-man media blogger-journalists, ‘World Professional Blogger-Journalist Association (WPBA, http://wpba.aving.net)’, will be held at the Youido Hanwha 63city Convention Centre in Seoul, Korea, on November 17, 2008.

Representing the WEB 2.0 era, bloggers have reached a total of 80 million in numbers worldwide, and their roles and influence in the society continue to expand, calling for an establishment of an association that will protect and promote the rights and interests of professional bloggers.
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