Germany’s foreign broadcaster presents the 4th Deutsche Welle International Weblog Awards ceremony.
The Deutsche Welle is calling on the readers, listeners and viewers of Weblogs, podcasts, and videocasts to submit their favorite Internet sites to the fourth annual Best of the Blogs competition, which begins on Aug. 31, 2007. The BOBs provide a unique and international look at the global blogosphere in 10 languages (Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Persian, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish).
On Nov.14, the jury will meet in Berlin to decide on the winners of the Jury Awards in each category. All of the contest's winners will be announced by the jury on Nov. 15 in Berlin during a public event. The jury will also discuss tendencies and characteristics of the international blogosphere.
Entrance is free.
Moderators will be Dutch singer Ellen ten Damme and German blogger Johnny Haeusler (Spreeblick)
Music by: Timor Kodal and DJ Cotumo
(There will be a chill out after the official part of the event)
Keynote by Iranian Blogger and women rights activist Farnaz Seifi: „Blogging in Iran: The Internet as an alternative media for the Iranian woman’s movement“.
Official Website: http://www.thebobs.com
Added by GabrielGonzalez on July 7, 2007