If you're planning on attending ad:tech or Content Revenue Strategies (CRS) at the Javits Center in New York City next week, we hope you'll come and meet the Google ads team while you're there. Over November 4 and 5, we'll offer a series of sessions designed to give you practical tips for improving your search and display campaigns.

The Google Ads Factory Tour, 11/4-11/5/09

The Factory Tour will span 10 hours of live workshops designed to give you an overview of Google's latest measurement and optimization tools. Here's the full two-day agenda:

Wednesday, November 4 - Optimizing Search & Display
11:00am-12:00pm AdWords Optimization Tools: Smarter Search Management
12:00pm-1:00pm Conversion Optimizer: The Next Generation of AdWords Bidding
2:00-2:30pm Google Content Network: Matching Solutions to Advertisers
2:30-3:30pm Google Content Network: Creating Effective Campaigns
3:30-4:30pm Google Content Network: Optimizing for Results
4:30-5:00pm Automating Content Network Campaigns Through the AdWords API

Thursday, November 5 - Measurement, Ads Quality, Mobile & Local
11:00am-12:00pm Google Campaign Insights: What to Measure and When
12:00-1:00pm Google Campaign Insights: A Behind the Scenes Look at the Technology
2:00-3:00pm Google Analytics & Website Optimizer: Making the Most of Your Traffic
3:00-4:00pm Google Search Ads Quality: What It Is and How to Improve It
4:00-5:00pm Local and Mobile Ads: How to Use Location to Drive Results

You can stop by for a single session, or stay for the whole event. The Factory Tour is open to all exhibit hall and conference passholders. For more information, check the ad:tech events page.

Content Revenue Strategies, 11/5/09

Formerly known as ADSPACE, CRS is the only expo dedicated to AdSense and contextual advertising. Sessions will focus on maximizing performance on Google’s Content Network as well as emerging blog, video and social media networks.

We'll also have AdWords and AdSense optimizers available to answer any questions you have about improving your contextually-targeted campaigns. Stop by the Optimization Lounge to get customized tips and share any feedback you have for the Google ads team.

If you haven't yet signed up for ad:tech or CRS, registration is still open. You can enter the promotional code 20EXNY9 to receive 20% off an ad:tech full conference pass. If you're only attending CRS, enter the code CRSGoogle to receive $100 off the price of your CRS conference pass.

Hope to see you next week.