Affiliate Summit East ’09 is right around the corner.

As we all know, networking is the key to success in Affiliate Marketing.  Some of the best ways to do so (and have fun while you’re at it) is to attend the parties and gatherings at night, as well as special events directly after official “summit hours”.

Here is a list of parties and special events for Affiliate Summit East, 2009 in NYC:

Saturday: 8/8/2009

6-9pm: Buy.at pre-summit networking cocktail
Location: The Empire Hotel

Invite Only

Sunday: 8/9/09

9-11am: CAMA Gospel Brunch

Location: Cotton Club in Harlem

5:45-9pm: MarketLeverage Yacht Party (with Top Chef’s Casey) Meet in Hilton Lobby

Location: The Valiant

Invite Required

9pm-Midnight: Affiliate Summit Tweetup

Location: Sutton Complex

Monday: 8/10/2009

9pm- 12am: Affiliate Summit Karaoke
Location: Sutton Complex

6-8pm: MarketLeverage Dot Com Pizza Party w/ John Chow
RSVP required

7-10pm: LinkShare The Unofficial Affiliate Summit East After Party
Location: Johnny Utah’s
Invite Required

8pm-Midnight: ShareASale Under the Stars Party

Location: Empire Hotel Rooftop (44 W. 63rd St.)

Invite Required

Time: 8-??p.m: Intium Services Party
Location: Ultra Nightclub

Invite Required

Tuesday: 8/11/2009

4:30-5:30pm: Affiliate Triathlon

Location: General Session Area: Grand Ballroom