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LAS VEGAS/March 22-23

The Strategic Research Institute holds its third annual Branded Environ ments conference at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The event will feature keynote speakers Mechele Flaum of MarketingFire, Charles Kenny of Kenny & Associates and Paal Roppen of marchFirst.

Info: (888) 666-8514

SAN FRANCISCO/ March 23

The Ad Club of Silicon Valley will hold its Addy Awards at the Fairmont Hotel. This year’s theme is 2001: An Addy Odyssey.

Info: (408) 450-2267 or e-mail Josh Russell at jrussell@pacifico.com

SAN FRANCISCO/April 5

The San Francisco Advertising Association will hold Career Day 2001 at the Fort Mason Center. The event is designed to introduce college students and others to opportunities in advertising.

Info: (415) 986-3878

LOS ANGELES/

April 23-25

The Advanced Learning Institute will hold the U.S. Multicultural Marketing Summit at the Hyatt West Hollywood. The event offers workshops aimed at helping companies adapt traditional marketing tools for minority consumers. Info: (888) 362-7400 or www.aliconferences.com