Sunday, October 31, 2010

Viva Indonesian Bloggers

Yesterday, 1,500 Bloggers attended the Pesta Blogger 2010 held at Epicentrum Walk, a brand new shopping center located at Kuningan, South Jakarta.

The event began at 8 am with registration followed by an opening ceremony at 10 am and ended at around 5 pm.

I was invited to the event by My Gamma as one of the sponsors, but as I have go to Bogor in the morning, I arrived at the venue at 1.45 pm. Although I was very late but registration went smoothly. I received a ticket (@ Rp. 50.000), lunch and coffee breaks coupons, a decent bag containing books, T-Shirt, etc.

Another reason for me to come to the event was to meet a fellow blogger from Bandung i.e Yari whose blog: I have been following for some time.

Although I came rather late but I can clearly see that the event has been well organized, a big thanks to the Chairperson Irayani a.k.a Rara (a Dentist), the organizing committee, as well as sponsors a.o Acer, the US Embassy in Jakarta, My Gamma, Maverick PR Consultant. 

However, the most important factor for the success was the willingness and enthusiasm of the Bloggers to come and participate joyfully and peacefully.

The successful event was a culmination of a series of successful Mini Pesta Blogger 2010 held in other Indonesian cities like Makasar, Manado, Banjarmasin, Banda Aceh, Padang, Yogjakarta.

Some photos of the event can be found in the article that I have quoted from Yari's blog

Bloggers Galore!

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If a pic can depict a thousand words then I don’t have to come up with long-winded post telling you how fun the time I had during the Pesta Blogger 2010. Browse the pictures but beware of the maximum resolution of the pics especially for those who browse over a lame broadband connection, it may load forever. Voila tout!

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colson said...

Wholeheartedly I agree with the head over this post: "Viva Indonesian Bloggers!"

dee said...

wow such a great experience in Pesta Blogger 2010" merayakan keragaman..serta peduli akan hal yg terjadi dengan negeri ini:D Sukses sll n Viva Indonesian Bloggers!

Meutia Halida Khairani said...

I attended this event yesterday and it was really fun :D

Artta said...

I hope Indonesian blogger get developing.

Saung Web said...

Wows.. I think it's very cool..
We hope this activity can be continue

Link Tea said...

haha.. that a good photos n very funny .. I like it

tonino said...
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tonino said...

Hello priyatelyu.Pishi in English and not pritesnyavay.Radvam you have such meetings.

H. Nizam said...

After their success in helping Prita and Bibit-Chandra, Indonesian Bloggers deserved the party and your salute.

Yeah it was a great experience.

I wish that we have there.

Let us hope so.

@Saung Web,
Yes it was cool indeed.

@Link Tea,
The photos are funny

Blagodarya, pardon az ne moze gowori Bulgarski sega.
English: Thank you, sorry I cannot
speak Bulgarian now.

Luke said...

Hi Harry

I hope I can make it next year, as it looked very interesting and would be fun to attend a meeting of like minded people.

julicavero said...

viva blogger, semangattt

H. Nizam said...

It was great! The event was made by bloggers for bloggers.

Setuju! Blogger harus bersemangat.

Anonymous said...

Saya malah gak ke sana karena kurang enak badan sob :)

H. Nizam said...

Mudah2an lain kali anda bisa datang.

Land of Oase said...

hi mate, such a long time no visit you, hope you had a good day. i love the enthusiast of this pesta bloggers... it seems we have another positive maintstream we proud of... hope someday i could join... cheers...

H. Nizam said...

Land of Oase,
The event was really great, made by bloggers for bloggers. You should attend it one day.

rara said...

Helloo.. :)
Thanks for coming to Pesta Blogger+ 2010 yaa :)

I am glad that you enjoyed in Pesta Blogger+ 2010 :D

By the way, namaku bukan Iriyanti, tapi Irayani hehe :D

H. Nizam said...

First of all I would like to apologize for the mistake that I have made in writing your name.
Thank you for your kind comment.