A panel of experts discuss the effects of e-commerce on holiday shopping at the Massachusetts Interactive Media Council’s HyperLink event, 7-9 p.m., at One Main Street, Kendall Square, Cambridge, Mass. Info: (617) 227-2822
Jan. 18

Writer Wendy Raab and creative director Debbie Bates address successful writer-designer collaboration at the New England Direct Marketing Association creative forum at 5 p.m.,
followed by dinner and guest speakers Chia Chen and Robert Davis, executives at Think New Ideas. Doubletree Suites Hotel, Waltham, Mass. Info: (781) 237-1366
Feb. 9

Leaders from
organizations, including Easter Seals of Massachusetts board chairman Alison Coady, speak about communications for nonprofits at a Boston Women Communicators dinner, 6-9 p.m., Lenox Hotel, Boston. Info: (617) 422-1855
Feb. 16

Mail items for Calendar to: Adweek, 100 Boylston St., Boston, Mass., 02116; fax: (617) 482-2921; or e-mail Lauren Wiley: