Monday, December 08, 2014

Share Your Goals for 2015: Celebrate the Season with Our Holiday Lunch

Image: It Is the Season for our Annual Holiday Lunch

Join us at the Annual Holiday Lunch

Share your goals for 2015

When: Monday, December 15, 2014

Time: 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (EST)

Venue: Schnitzel Hub

Address: 1415 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario M4T 1Y7
(Yonge & St Clair)

Message from Max Haroon:

We are meeting again for a holiday lunch at this time of the year. The same place is where we did our monthly lunches, but the food is European.

Join us to make new friends and contacts (*I have invited members of five groups). Let me know if you wish to bring anyone with you. We have booked a private room, so the seating is limited.

I will share with you my story - Why I wrote the book: 7 Steps to Dental Health (you will be able to buy the book at discounted prices - book makes an everlasting gift).

Take a peek at the photos of previous meetings https://www.facebook.com/max.haroon/

Menu
Choice of vegetarian and chicken/veal schnitzel with soup or salad.
Lunch Menu introduces the big variety of fast yet healthy options such as our organic soups, refreshing crunchy salads, delicious pierogy, protein-packed beef/chicken mains accompanied by delicious authentic sides, and our very famous schnitzel sandwiches.

Cost
$20 inclusive of taxes and service charges.

If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Max Haroon | Tel: 416-891-4937 | max@maxharoon.org

Be part of the Community, join Our Groups on the Facebook

* 7 Steps to Dental Health
* Authors Collaboration Marketing Group (ACMG)
* Inspirational Book Club
* Life Transformation Institute (LTI)
* Society of Internet Professionals (SIP)


Come and celebrate the season with our Holiday Lunch December 15th!

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Role of the Internet in Today's Business Environment: Perspective on Web 3.0 'Commerce in Transition'

Transition in the Internet Age, screenshot of UseMyServices Press-release:
Screenshot: UseMyServices Press-release: "Transitions in the Internet Age"
Toronto, Canada, November 07, 2013 --(PR.com)-- 
UseMyServices Press Release

"Transitions in the Internet Age" Theme for Society of Internet Professionals 16th Anniversary Event

Society of Internet Professionals looks at the role of the internet in today's business environment at 16th anniversary event.

Toronto, Canada, November 07, 2013 --(PR.com)-- The Society of Internet Professionals (SIP) celebrates it’s 16th anniversary November 7th with a look at “Transitions in the Internet Age”. The event features a panel of industry leaders speaking on a range of topics from ‘Employer Innovations in the Information Age’ to the impact of the internet on insurance and risks. Following the presentations will be an open “Q & A” session with the panelists.

With more than 20 years in banking and Ecommerce, Joseph Iuso, CEO of UseMyServices, has a unique insight into the world of online business. As a lifelong technology entrepreneur, Iuso has spent the last decade as the CEO and ‘Chief Visionary Architect’ of a leading online payments processor, UseMyServices, and will offer his personal perspective on Web 3.0 with his talk, ‘Commerce in Transition’.

Other featured speakers include John Mehrmann, CEO of Brainhunter, Paul Rai, President of Rai Grant Insurance Brokers, and President and Founder of SIP, Max Haroon.

SIP has more than 6,000 members worldwide and is one of the oldest organizations of it’s kind. More than 300 people are expected to attend the event, which will be held at the North York City Center. Pre-registration is required for the event.

About The Society of Internet Professionals (SIP): SIP is a not-for-profit, membership based organization representing the interest of Internet professionals. SIP was founded by Max Haroon in 1997 with a mandate to create standards for the Internet professionals. Since 1997, SIP has taken many initiatives and programs, such as workshops, networking events, Internet job board, e-Newsletters, members' directory and a resource-intensive website. Visit website: http://www.sipgroup.org/

About UseMyServices: Since it’s launch in 2002 in Toronto, Canada, UseMyServices has grown to be a leader in the ‘real time’ bank payments niche. Our proprietary technology provides a safe, secure and cost-effective way for online shoppers in 41 countries to pay for their online purchases directly from their personal bank account - without sharing any financial details with the Merchant. Visit us at http://www.UseMyServices.com

link:
PR.com: Press-release: UseMyServices: "Transitions in the Internet Age" Theme for Society of Internet Professionals 16th Anniversary Event
http://www.pr.com/press-release/526078

Monday, October 07, 2013

Press-Release: Transitions in the Internet Age: Celebrate 16th Anniversary of Society of Internet Professionals

Join SIP 16th Anniversary Celebration  November 7, 2013 at the North York Civic Centre
Image: Press-Release: Transitions in the Internet Age
Join SIP 16th Anniversary Celebration
November 7, 2013 at the North York Civic Centre
Media  Information - For Immediate Release

Transitions in the Internet Age

Join SIP 16th Anniversary Celebration at Council Chambers, North York Civic Centre

Toronto, ON, October 4, 2013 - The Society of Internet Professionals (SIP) is celebrating its 16th Anniversary on November 7, 2013 at the North York Civic Centre.

It will be a memorable evening to learn and meet new people with a dash of food and fun!

We have lined up some great speakers for a panel discussion in a 300 seat Council Chamber. We have set-up a Sponsors lounge where you can meet our sponsors, speakers, members and some great organizations for you to network. Attendees are encouraged to bring questions to ask the panel.

Organizations and businesses are welcome to fly their company banners as SIP's sponsors.

Theme for the evening is “Transitions in the Internet Age”.

Topic: Employer Innovations in the Information Age
John Mehrmann, CEO of Brainhunter is a motivational speaker and an award wining author.
Topic: Insurance and Risks
Paul Rai, President of Rai Grant Insurance Brokers is a respected industry expert.
Topic: Internet Evolution
Max Haroon, President of Society of Internet Professionals is a social entrepreneur and an author.
Topic: Commerce in Transition
Joseph Iuso, CEO and Founder of the UseMyServices online banking is working in the fields of e-Commerce and Electronics Funds Transfer (EFT) integration.

This year, too, we want to make another memorable event, jam packed with people. We will provide refreshments and birthday cake without any registration fee.

Date:
November 7, 2013, 5:00 pm to 9 pm


Location:
Council Chambers, North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto ON


Details & Registration:
The event is open to the public with limited free registrations until Oct 15.
Register at Eventbrite: http://sip16party.eventbrite.ca/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/212824145546265/

Media Pass
Please contact the undersigned with your media details to obtain a media pass.

Take a peek at the pictures of previous event
http://sipgroup.org/events/15anniversary/photos/index.html

Society of Internet Professionals™ (SIP™)
120 Carlton Street, Suite 305, Toronto, ON M5A 4K2 Canada
Phone: (416) 891-4937 • www.sipgroup.org • email: rsvp@sipgroup.org


Aboutt SIP
The Society of Internet Professionals (SIP) is a not-for-profit, membership based organization representing the interest of Internet professionals. SIP was founded by Max Haroon in 1997 with a mandate to create standards for the Internet professionals. Since 1997, SIP has taken many initiatives and programs, such as workshops, networking events, Internet job board, e-Newsletters, members' directory and a resource-intensive website.
Visit website: http://www.sipgroup.org/

We are proud to be celebrating our 16th Anniversary as one of the oldest surviving Internet professional associations. Currently we have over 6,000 associates of SIP from all over the World.

Society of Internet Professionals launches a new dedicated Career site with BrainHunter. This new initiative will provide job seekers and employers with access to numerous benefits.
Visit Our JobBoard: http://sipgroup.org/jobboard

Please contact me if you have any suggestions, comments or questions:

Max Haroon
President, SIP
Phone: (416) 891-4937
Email: rsvp@sipgroup.org
Web: www.sipgroup.org

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Press-Release: Transitions in the Internet Age: Celebrate 16th Anniversary of Society of Internet Professionals

About our Speakers

Topic: Employer Innovations in the Information Age
John Mehrmann, CEO of Brainhunteris a respected leader and expert in leveraging technJohn M, Brainhunter, Speakerology and information for business transformation. At Brainhunter, John has spearheaded the integration of cloud, mobile, Big Data, social media and CRM with affiliate programs and certification validation to empower employers and job seekers.

Topic: Insurance and Risks
Paul Rai, President of Rai Grant Insurance Brokers, one of the largest independent Paul Raiinsurance brokerages in Ontario. In business since 1985, Rai Grant Insurance Brokers are a trusted advisor to thousands of businesses and families. We also specialize in the design and administration of group auto and home insurance plans for professional groups and associations.

Topic: Commerce in Transition
Joseph Iuso, the visionary and chief architect of the UseMyServices proprietary technology, Joseph has worked in the fields of e-Commerce and EFT integration for over 20 years. His extensive experience within the realm of self-service banking integration has helped many clients provide online, real-time transaction processing within the EFT community. Clients have included CIBC, ISM, IBM, ACI (Astech), ING Direct, Canadian Tire, and Royal Bank. With this understanding, Joseph has been able to link all the existing components to make UseMyServices a leader in real time bank payments technology.

Topic: Internet Evolution
Max Haroon, President of Society of Internet Professionals, is a social entrepreneur and an an author. Max is a retired IT and e-Marketing specialist, is the founder of the Society of Internet Professionals, www.sipgroup.org and the Life Transformation Institute www.Life-Transformation-Institute.org. He evangelizes leveraging the Internet and is a notable speaker at conferences and symposiums.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

What is the role of the Internet in your life? Invitation to 16th Anniversary of Society of Internet Professionals: November 7

Poster: Society of Internet Professionals 16th Anniversary Celebrations: Transitions in the Internet Age
Council Chambers, North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto ON; November 7, 2013

You are invited to join our 16th Anniversary

Transitions in the Internet Age
Your Internet ... Your World!
Role of the Internet in Your Life


We have lined up some great speakers for a panel discussion (bring your questions to ask the panel) with a dash of fun and food.

We have set-up a Sponsors lounge where you can meet our sponsors, speakers, SIP affinity program providers and some Internet companies for you to network.

We are expecting more than 300 attendees. Do not forget to bring your business cards for networking and door prizes.


Date and Time: Thursday November 7, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location: Council Chambers, North York Civic Centre
Address: 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto ON  (map)
On the west side of Yonge Street, five blocks north of Sheppard
Public transit: subway to North York Centre Station.

Registration: Door Registration $50 to cover the cost of SIP Membership.
FREE if you pre-register at eventbrite.ca: Join SIP 16th Party - Listen to Four Speakers *F*R*E*E* PASS


For more information or sponsoring opportunity, send an email to Max Haroon rsvp@sipgroup.org or phone 416-891-4937

See you at the event!

Here are some details about upcoming event and information that you may probably want to know

Speakers
John Mehrmann, CEO of Brainhunter will address topic: Employer Innovations in the Information Age.
John is a motivational speaker and an award wining author.
Paul Rai, President of Rai Grant Insurance Brokers will address topic: Insurance and Risks.
Paul is a respected industry expert.
Max Haroon, President of Society of Internet Professionals will address topic: Internet Evolution.
Max is a social entrepreneur and an author.
Joseph Iuso, CEO and Founder of the UseMyServices Online Banking will address topic: Commerce in Transition.Joseph is working in the fields of e-Commerce and Electronics Funds Transfer (EFT) integration.


Volunteering Opportunity
Now, we need some dedicated volunteers to make it. If you wish to add this event planning experience as part of your portfolio then attend our next Volunteers meeting on October 9, 2013! Volunteering Details

Sponsorship
We also need corporate sponsors to host this power pack event. Corporate sponsorship provides excellent business promotional opportunities. Sponsorship's Details

Our last years' events were attended by over 100 members and supporters of SIP at the City Hall.
Take a peek at the pictures of previous anniversaries:

Download the Event Brochure

We want to make this the biggest event in SIP history!

Since 1997, SIP has delivered various types of events and workshops and has perfected the art of planning and implementing them. At these events, SIP provides networking/mingling opportunities and education with a dash of fun in a friendly and professional manner.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Practical Steps to Create a Small Indoor Ecosystem: Luncheon July 9, 2013

SIPpost article: Invitation to Luncheon Planting for fresh air and greener environment in your home

Tips to begin transforming the potted plants in your home 
from generators of harmful VOC’s into little engines of living air purification.
Planting for fresh air and greener environment in your home.
July 9 2013, Chef of India Restaurant
1415 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4T 1Y7

Society of Internet Professional + Life Transformation Institute
What: Luncheon - Practical Steps to Create Small Indoor Ecosystem
When: Tuesday, July 9, 2013, 12 noon
Where: Chef of India Restaurant
Location: 1415 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M4T 1Y7

The Lunch & Learn: Hydroponics Plants for House Ecosystem

Due to great interest following the June 11 presentation by PeapodLife, we are bringing back Wolfgang Amelung, Indoor Rainforest Ecosystem Inventor, to elaborate on the practical steps needed to create small indoor ecosystem projects.

Learn easy-to-implement tips to begin transforming the potted plants in your home from generators of harmful VOC’s into little engines of living air purification.

Please register on the eventbrite site at no charge, we are not charging for the workshop but only for lunch expenses.

Menu: All you can eat from large Buffet of Indian vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. Exclusive items, such as whole-wheat tandoori Nan, bean sprout salads and no-chili lentil curry.

Cost: $20 inclusive of taxes and service charges.
An Invite from the President of SIP

Welcome to the second edition of our weekly SIPpost. I hope you like the format and technology news. I would love to get your feedback, and if you would like, we will publish it to promote you!

Every month, a few associates and members meet and go Dutch at an Indian restaurant. In addition to networking opportunities, we also bring in speakers (you could be one) to get some education.

On July 9, 2013, we are asking a visionary Indoor Ecosystem Inventor, Wolfgang Amelung  to give some tips for your home computer room using hydroponic plants.

Please join us if you are in Toronto. 

I'm looking forward to meeting you at the lunch.

Max Haroon | President
Society of Internet Professionals (SIP)
416-891-4937 | rsvp@sipgroup.org
http://sipgroup.org/ 


Friday, June 21, 2013

Explore ROM's Newest Exhibition: Mesopotamia - Inventing Our World

Poster: Mesopotamia: Inventing Our World
Presented by RSA Insurance
Text Message?
Image: Foundation tablet, Steatite, Ur, 2094-2047 BCE, © The Trustees of the British Museum

The Royal Ontario Museum Exhibition

Mesopotamia: Inventing our World
#ROMmeso

Opens this Saturday, June 22

A rare opportunity to see extraordinary treasures of Sumer, Assyria and Babylon from the British Museum and other preeminent institutions, this exhibition represents an international partnership of exceptional scope.

The ROM is the only North American venue. Exhibition runs June 22, 2013 to January 5, 2014.

Exploring over 3,000 years of accomplishments of this ancient civilization to reveal the significance many still have on our lives today, Mesopotamia features over 170 priceless objects from the esteemed holdings of the British Museum.

These artifacts, most of which have never been seen in Canada, are augmented by iconic objects from the ROM’s own renowned collections and other leading institutions, including the University of Chicago Oriental Institute Museum, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum, Philadelphia), and Detroit Institute of Arts.

Plus: This impressive exhibition showcasing a unique 3-D re-creation of mysterious Babylon, take advantage of many hands-on opportunities and join the Royal Ontario Museum for illuminating public lectures and events that delve deeper into this ancient culture.

Book tickets online today to guarantee entry.

Or become a member and see it for free, and receive invites to exclusive Members events.

Stay tuned for more exiting news from ROM!

ROM Web - www.rom.on.ca
ROM Blog - rom.on.ca/blog
ROM Twitter - @ROMtoronto
ROM Google+ - +royalontariomuseum


Mesopotamia is presented by the British Museum in collaboration with the Royal Ontario Museum. Supported by the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canada Travelling Exhibitions Indemnification Program / Avec l'appui du ministère du Patrimoine canadien par le biais du Programme d'indemnisation pour les expositions itinérantes au Canada. Foundation tablet, Steatite, Ur, 2094-2047 BCE, © The Trustees of the British Museum.


Published by RoyalOntarioMuseum

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Welcome to Our Internet Web Professionals Online Briefs

Society of Internet Professionals New SIP Post, screenshot by sipgroup.blogspot.com
Screenshot: SIPpost News Feeder
Welcome to SIPpost

We are pleased to partner with Multiview to publish this newly designed SIPpost. You will be recieving SIPpost which will be dealing with the Internet technology and its social applications every Tuesday in your inbox. Please contact Multiview for advertising in the future weekly issues of SIPpost.

We will be throwing a big gala this year, celebrating SIP's 15+1 Anniversary.

As a subscriber of SIPpost, you will be considered a SIP Associate Member without paying any dues. Our next issue will outline benefits of Associate Membership.

We would love to get your feedback.

Max Haroon | President
Society of Internet Professionals (SIP)
416-891-4937 | founder@sipgroup.org
http://sipgroup.org/
http://sipgroupblogspot.com/


Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SES Toronto: social media and search engine marketing

SES Magazine Toronto 2013: Your Company's Looming Traffic Problem
Subscribe Free!
Image credit: sesconference.com

The annual Search Engine Strategies Toronto Conference SES Toronto (#SESTO)takes place June 12-14, 2013 and features presentations and panel discussions covering all aspects of online marketing, social media and search engine marketing.

#SESTO
SES Toronto 2013
Toronto, Ontario
 

June 12-14, 2013

Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre
525 Bay Street, Toronto, ON M5G 2L


Learn How to Succeed in Online Marketing

Be a part of the community, receive an unparalleled education, network with your peers, and achieve results!

SES Conference & Expo provides marketing professionals, brand advertisers, agencies, and business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape. Designed for you by industry thought leaders and innovators, our instructional program will meet your needs whatever your experience level.

More on SES Toronto 2013 - http://sesconference.com/toronto/

First time at SES? Join us Wednesday, June 12 for an informal introduction: Newcomer's Meetup Networking Events

Come and learn how your industry has changed in the past year! SES Toronto 2013. June 12th through the 14th.
Published by SESConferenceExpo

Thursday, June 06, 2013

Invitation to Lunch and Learn: Ecosystems and Renewable Energy

Screenshot: eventful in Toronto 
The Lunch and Learn: Ecosystem for Your House Health
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Chef of India Restaurant
1415 Yonge St. Toronto, Ontario M4T 1Y7

Every month few friends of my two groups (Society of Internet Professionals and Life Transformation Institute) meet at a private room of our favourite Indian restaurant, Chef of India. In addition to networking and announcements of mutual benefits, we also bring in speaker(s) to get some education.

Lunch and Learn: Ecosystem for Your House Health

Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Chef of India Restaurant

1415 Yonge St., Toronto, Ontario M4T 1Y7

Here is some event details from Eventbrite site:
Lunch and Learn: Ecosystem for Your House Health

Come meet visionary Indoor Ecosystem Inventor, Engineer and Master Botanist Wolfgang Amelung and PeapodLife Project Director Attila Lendvai as they share their secrets to a more relaxed, aware, healthy and human way of living.

Easy-to-implement tips to begin transforming the potted plants in your home or workspace from generators of harmful VOC’s into little engines of air purification. Attila will share some secret insights connecting the wisdom of ecosystemic living from present day back to the mystery schools of ancient Egypt…and beyond. http://www.peapodlife.com/

A mystery guest from USA will talk about role of renewable energy for your home.

Menu: All You Can Eat
From a large Buffet of Indian vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes.
Exclusive items, such as whole-wheat tandoori nan, bean sprout salads and no-chili lentil curry.

Cost: $20
Inclusive of tea/cofee, taxes, service charges

If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact me:

Max Haroon | Founder | Life Transformation Institute
Tel: 416-891-4937 | info@life-transformation-institute.org

PS: Please arrive early at 11:30 am for private networking.
Promote this event on your website or your emails http://ecosystem-partner.eventbrite.com

Come and get some insight on things that you have never thought of before, and get some knowledge of greening your home with ecosystems and renewable energy solutions!

Screenshot: Vision Magazine | Special Report | Wonder walls: the rise of vertical gardens
Photo: Biologist Wolfgang Amelung creates entire eco-systems indoors
Special Report – Design for Life: focus on architecture June 2012
"With environmental concerns and global food shortages on the rise, greening urban spaces has become increasingly important. Vision takes a journey to the world’s most renowned vertical gardens and finds the benefits of this architectural trend extend way beyond their visual delight"
by Katherine Spenley
links:

genetronsystems.com: Indoor Air Quality and Sick Building Syndrome
Many homes have poor air quality. Some experts say the air in private homes may be worse than in public buildings. Heavily polluted air, especially in urban areas, as well as the air‑tight environments in today's energy‑efficient, better‑insulated buildings, contribute to this situation.
by Wolfgang Amelung

Thursday, December 27, 2012

How Web Analytics and Search Engine Results Impact Your Business: January 15

How Web Analytics and Search Engine Results Impact Your Business, January 15, 2013, poster Society of Internet Professionals
Poster: How the Web Analytics and Search Engine Results Impact Your Business
Tuesday, January 15, 2013, Toronto City Hall, Community Room #2
eMetrics Summit + Society of Internet Professionals

Please join the Society of Internet Professionals celebrating its 15th Anniversary for special presentation:

Web Analytics and Search Engine Results

Our theme for the evening is "How the Web Analytics and Search Engine Results Impact Your Business".The technical tools continue to lead the industry with their ability to collect and integrate more disparate data, and to visualize it in the most striking ways. We will discuss what web analytics, the art of analytics is and what it takes to optimize for search engines.

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location: Community Room #2, Toronto City Hall
Address: 100 Queen Street West, Toronto ON M5H 2N1

Speakers: 
Jim Sterne is an international consultant focused on measuring the value of the online marketing for creating and strengthening customer relationships since 1993. Sterne has written seven books on using the Internet for marketing, produces the eMetrics Summit and is co-founder and current Chairman of the Digital Analytics Association.

James Standen founder of nModal has over a decade of experience in data management and business intelligence. He held key executive roles in the information technology area, working both in North America, and internationally with Lafarge SA for over 15 years. James founded nModal in 2008 believing that data will continue to become more central, and he is excited at the chance to play a part in developing tools that help companies take advantage of it.

Registration: Eventbrite.ca: SIP-15 

Our 14th anniversary event was attended by over 85 SIP Associates at the City Hall. Take a peek at the pictures

Photos: Society of Internet Professionals' 14th Anniversary + eMarketing Optimization event, March 21, 2011 at the Toronto City Hall, by sipgroup.orgPhotos of SIP's 14th Anniversary + eMarketing Optimization
Credit: sipgroup.org

Photos: Society of Internet Professionals' 14th Anniversary + eMarketing Optimization event, March 21, 2011 at the Toronto City Hall, by itceremonyflickr photos: SIP's 14th Anniversary Celebration + eMarketing Optimization
Toronto City Hall, March 21, 2011
Credit: IT Ceremony

Details: http://www.sipgroup.org/news.html

If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact:
Max Haroon, SIP President, at 416-477-5839 or email at rsvp@sipgroup.org

Come and bring your friends as your guests to learn, network, win (prizes) and fun! 
There will be a number of presentations, prizes, awards and, of course, the cake! 

Event Sponsor: 
eMetrics Summit 
TORONTO, ONTARIO 
MARCH 18-21, 2013
eMetrics Summit Toronto March 18-21, 2013