Sessions at Web 2.0 Expo 2011 SF in Alcove 4

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Tuesday 29th March 2011

  • Controversies of HTML5

    by Tantek Çelik

    What's up with HTML5? Why did the WHATWG drop the "5" not long after W3C's launch of a new HTML5 logo? What is and isn't HTML(5)? Bring your questions and passion for the open web, standards leader and HTML5 book author Tantek Çelik will lead a round-table sure-to-be-lively conversation to help sort some of this out.

    At 11:10am to 12:00pm, Tuesday 29th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

  • How to Do an Awesome Launch

    by Rashmi Sinha and Ross Mayfield

    Building a great product is just part of it. A launch needs to have marketing, press, early adopters who will vouch for the product and a million other things that need to line up. Rashmi and Ross will share lessons from SlideShare's recent launch of Zipcast and lead a discussion about how to do great launches.

    At 1:30pm to 2:20pm, Tuesday 29th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

  • Creating a Great Research and Design Culture at Your Startup

    by Laura Klein

    Have you been struggling to incorporate great design and user research into your startup's every day life? Do you know the best way to make sure every product you release is a fantastic user experience? Come share your ideas, suggestions, stories, and questions about how to improve the design and research process for startups.

    At 2:40pm to 3:30pm, Tuesday 29th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

Wednesday 30th March 2011

  • Lessons Learned At Y Combinator

    by Jon Dahl

    Y Combinator consistently manages to take smart hackers and turn them into successful startup founders. What lessons can we all learn from the Y Combinator approach to startups? And what exactly does Y Combinator do? We'll talk about the Y Combinator experience, the YC take on startups, and about the moderator's experience with his YC-backed startup (Zencoder).

    At 9:00am to 9:50am, Wednesday 30th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

  • So You've Hired a Community Manager, Now What?

    by Stephanie Agresta

    So you've hired a Community Manager, now what? Come discuss how organizations big and small can leverage investments in community management and social media. How do you prevent a community manager from becoming a "social media help desk employee." How can 1 person or a small team of people really impact and grown an online audience?

    At 10:05am to 10:55am, Wednesday 30th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

  • Seismic Shifts: The Future of the Global Mobile Eco-System

    by Kelly Goto, Paul Smith, Raj Singh and Rudy De Waele

    Steady user trends bring about dramatic and abrupt changes by handset manufactures like Nokia, operating system providers like Microsoft, and carriers like T-Mobile. AT&T's bid to acquire T-Mobile and Microsoft's billion dollar deal to be Nokia's OS provider and the shake-up in Japan are just the most recent seismic disruptions to the mobile eco-system.

    At 11:10am to 12:00pm, Wednesday 30th March

    In Alcove 4, Moscone Center

Thursday 31st March 2011