- Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. MT – Credit Suisse Technology Conference in Scottsdale, AZ
- Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 8:40 a.m. ET – Cantor Fitzgerald Internet Conference in New York, NY
By letting users carry out transactions with local businesses on its site and apps, Facebook stands to collect valuable data and give businesses more incentive to buy ads.
While free to use, the company's new Marketplaces service could yield valuable data about what Facebook users are shopping for at any given moment.