Booth Bidding for Charity

Here's a good tech meeting trick: Give up just $5,000 in revenue in order to donate $55,000 to a worthy cause and, at the same time, promote your conference. That's what Demo did.

San Mateo, Calif.-based Demo, an annual invitation-only conference showcasing emerging technologies and technology products, took one of its 82 exhibit stations and put it up for bid on eBay, the Internet auction site. While the show's other 81 exhibitors had to survive the executive producer's screening pro

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