SMX West is definitely going to be the best search engine activity on the West Coast this year. This Search Engine Marketing Expo is scheduled to be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center, California, from February 26-28, 2008. More than 1600 search marketers from more than 800 companies are to attend SMX West. Participants can feast on cutting-edge SEO and PPC content, insightful keynotes and community-building networking events.No SEO /SEM professional can afford to miss the “Future of Search” Keynote Series that will kick off SMX West and will be delivered from the likes of Program chair and SearchEngineLand Editor-In-Chief, Danny Sullivan.
Here is the agenda, http://searchmarketingexpo.com/west/2008/agenda.shtml
For registration details and various options availability go to, https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=2006
SMX theater features many educational sessions which is free for participants. Here is the list of presentations,http://searchmarketingexpo.com/west/2008/theater.php
Take a look at the SMX parties / events / networking opportunities here, http://searchmarketingexpo.com/west/2008/parties.shtml