Calendar

RUBIN ON THE NET
Gerry Rubin, principal of American Honda agency Rubin Postaer and Associates in Santa Monica, Calif., tackles the question “The Internet … Who invited them?” at the Magazine Representatives of America’s luncheon. Four Seasons Hotel, Los Angeles. Info: (213) 655-1951
Feb. 17
DIRECTLY SPEAKING
The Direct Marketing Expo ’98, the largest all-day direct marketing conference on the West Coast, takes place at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, Calif. Info: (310) 374-7499
Feb. 19
SEX AND ADVERTISING
Bob Berkowitz, former host of CNBC’s Real Personal, addresses the topic of sex and advertising in America’s politically correct climate. At the Phoenix Ad Club luncheon, Camelback Inn, Phoenix. Info: (602) 957-8941
Feb. 19
BLUE RIBBON PSAs
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and the Ribbon of Hope Celebration are accepting submissions for the most effective HIV/AIDS-related national public service announcement campaigns. Info: (818) 754-2877
Deadline: Feb. 20