SEMpdx is hosting SearchFest 07, the Northwest’s largest conference dedicated to search engine marketing (SEM). The full-day conference will feature multiple learning tracks, workshops and expert panels to help businesses leverage SEM to increase awareness and revenue. Industry experts from around the country, including executives from Google, MSN and Yahoo!, as well as local companies like The Portland Trailblazers and WebTrends will participate as presenters. In addition to the three concurrent day-long tracks, SearchFest will include an exposition of local and national vendors, including eFrontier, Portland State University, Site9 and SnapNames. This unique combination of content and vendors allows exhibitors to connect with prospects in an intimate and focused environment. Booths are still available. For more information about the event, or to register, visit the Web site. The event will take place from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at The Forestry Center. Admission: $235 non-members advanced. Visit SEMpdx for details or to register online.