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Emerging Media Conference 2012 schedule

Tuesday 24th January 2012

  • Decide

    by Christi Olson

    Christi Olson will show us this popular website and mobile apps that help you decide when to buy electronics.

    At 9:30am to 9:50am, Tuesday 24th January

  • Marketing will save the world: Why communications matter most

    by Ian Lurie

    Ian Lurie, Author of Conversation Marketing, will dig into the good, the bad, and the ugly side of marketing. Marketing can stop poverty, cure diseases, and resolve some of societ's biggest problems, but left in the wrong hands has led us to some of history's biggest tragedies. In this inspirational talk, Ian Lurie will connect marketing, communications, and society's future in mission and motivation.

    At 10:00am to 10:50am, Tuesday 24th January

  • ThisNext

    by ThisNext

    Matt Edelman will walk you through ThisNext - the hot new website that keeps you up-to-date with fashion and all the latest in shopping trends.

    At 11:00am to 11:50am, Tuesday 24th January

  • Medical Science and Technology

    by Myron McMillin

    In the high-paced world of technology Doctors and Patients are expecting information to be provided when they want it, from wherever they are. Myron will look at the Healthcare industry then and now with examples of how important medical information is being accessed almost instantly.

    At 11:30am to 12:20pm, Tuesday 24th January

  • StubHub

    by StubHub

    If you haven't used StubHub yet, you should. Dre will walk you through the latest features this popular source for Concert Tickets, Sports Tickets, Theater Tickets and Broadway Tickets.

    At 2:00pm to 2:20pm, Tuesday 24th January

  • Can a Game Change the World?

    We don't realize it as a society, but gaming is in everything we do. How is it that we don't see the challenges we are presented and the need to earn points, become mayor, or live in an alternate reality? This talk will focus on the why and where society is going, and the influence the gaming world has.

    At 2:30pm to 3:20pm, Tuesday 24th January

  • Giftiki

    by Giftiki

    Justin will walk you through the in's and out's of this exciting new website that allows friends to pitch in together for one big gift.

    At 3:30pm to 3:50pm, Tuesday 24th January

Wednesday 25th January 2012

  • Keynote: Q&A with Apple Co-Founder

    by Ron Wayne

    Join us for an inside the founder's studio special event. Josh will ask Apple Co-Founder Ronald Wayne the pressing questions we all want to know the answers to. Followed by an extensive open Q&A with the audience and online participants.

    At 9:30am to 10:20am, Wednesday 25th January

  • Empire Avenue

    by Dups Wijayawardhana

    Duleepa is the mad scientist behind the new social engine that allows you to buy stock in the people you know.

    At 11:00am to 11:20am, Wednesday 25th January

  • Social Media in China

    The PRC government's efforts to control and censor the Internet but still much of the country's 420 million Internet users are still finding ways to connect online. The Internet has opened access to information for ordinary Chinese citizens in ways that were unimaginable just a few years ago.

    At 11:30am to 12:20pm, Wednesday 25th January

  • Analytically Creative

    by stew langille

    The media industry is changing and the way people consume news is disrupting our way of thinking. Stew will talk about how the analytical and the creative thinkers can and will come together with "Data Visualization".

    At 2:00pm to 2:50pm, Wednesday 25th January

  • Xobni

    by Xobni

    John is planning on giving us the grand tour of the unique add-on for Outlook that help syou organize and keep track of your contacts and their social actions through Facebook, Twitter and beyond.

    At 3:00pm to 3:20pm, Wednesday 25th January

  • Society is Rapidly Changing

    by Jennifer Sable Lopez, Jessica Lee and Becky Carroll

    We will be discussing how we as a society are moving from becoming a community in life and relying on technology be a part of communities there. With social media channels, and mobile and gaming even playing an integral part in it allowing us to connect with people all over the world that we wouldn't have been able to otherwise.

    At 3:30pm to 4:30pm, Wednesday 25th January

Thursday 26th January 2012

  • Social Media - Have we met before?

    by Tim Ash

    Conventional wisdom is that new technology is transforming the way we play, socialize, and shop. In Tim Ash's provocative mini-keynote, he will explore if this is really the case. Tim will take us back to the past so that we may better understand the unfolding future.

    At 9:30am to 10:20am, Thursday 26th January

  • Visual.ly

    by Visually

    Adam will walk us through this revolutionary new software the interprets your social actions and data into fun and easy to visualize Infographics.

    At 10:30am to 10:50am, Thursday 26th January

  • Infrastructure of the Social Highway

    by Khan Klatt

    Khan Klatt will help us understand the various technologies companies are using to appeal to a society thirsty for immediate and abundant data. He will speak to the highly proficient and the newly initiated providing a general overview with various strategies and technical examples.

    At 11:00am to 11:50am, Thursday 26th January

  • MoreDays

    by Filip Molcan

    Filip with show us how MoreDays is helping people plan their life with fun and style.

    At 12:00pm to 12:20pm, Thursday 26th January

  • BrandGames

    by Jim Wexler

    Brandgames to specializes in leveraging computer game technology in business communications combining compelling corporate storytelling and highly immersive simulations to enhance organizational performance and individual development.

    At 2:00pm to 2:20pm, Thursday 26th January

  • Communities Revolutionized

    by Gillian Muessig

    How have our lives as human beings changed because of communities? Townships, tribes, cults, etc. are all examples of how humans tend to gravitate towards a community - how has the digital world changed, redefined, or even built off of this?

    At 2:30pm to 3:50pm, Thursday 26th January

  • Media and the Fate of The World

    by maria armoudian

    At 4:00pm to 5:00pm, Thursday 26th January

  • The Personal Producer

    by Michael Sean Wright

    How we as humans connect with our audience and build communities through digital video and media channels.

    At 4:00pm to 4:20pm, Thursday 26th January