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Schedule

Day 1 - 10/20/2010 Print
Last updated on 18/10/2010
7:30am
Registration opens



8:30am
Welcome to #140conf


Participants:
Christopher Barger (@cbarger) - Head of Social Media, General Motors
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - founder, #140conf

8:35am
Catching up with the State of NOW


Participants:
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - founder, #140conf

8:45am
Welcome to Detroit


Participants:
Mayor Dave Bing (@mayordavebing) - Mayor, Detroit

8:55am
Investing in hope porn. One frame at a time


Participants:
Erik Proulx (@eproulx) - Creator of Lemonade. Founder of Please Feed The Animals.
Jerry Paffendorf (@WELLO) - Co-Founder/Creative Director of LOVELAND

9:05am
Birth of the #BackChannel


Participants:
Stephen Clark (@sclarkwxyz) - WXYZ TV/ABC Detroit Interactive Anchor

9:15am
Lessons learned about Urban Renewal from life in a Small Town


Participants:
Becky McCray (@BeckyMcCray) - Rural entrepreneur. Learning from small town businesses about survival and community building.

9:25am
Babies, Branding + Creative Genius: The Blank Page Strategy


Participants:
Hajj Flemings (@HajjFlemings) - Founder of Brand Camp University

9:35am
Sometimes you need to focus on what you have
My story

Participants:
Eric Brown (@Eric_Urbane) - Founder, The Urbane Way

9:45am
State of the new entrepreneur and how they are helping reshaping Detroit.


Participants:
Daniel Walker (@DanWalker1966) - Professional 4 year old, teaching my clients how to discover what their customers want to pay for.
David Murray (@DaveMurr) - founder, Social Media Club Detroit
Pat Williams (@cletch) - Real Estate Agent w/ Century 21
Todd (TJ) List (@TJList) - The Geek who Speaks People!

10:05am
Telling the story of Detroit in Real-Time
How do you deal online with a brand where some people mistakenly think you're going to get shot?

Participants:
Jeremiah Staes (@digitalvision)

10:15am
Real-time Education
This session will explore: how real-time communication gives teachers a platform to collaborate for educational change education reform; real-time communication inspires collaboration between education stakeholders; Students and their reactions to social

Participants:
David Britten (@colonelb) - K-12 Superintendent in Grand Rapids, Michigan, retired Army officer
LaRon Carter (@laroncarter) - veteran K-12 Special Education Certified Teacher for Emotionally Challenged Students & founder of K12 Teachers using Twitter.
Linda Clinton (@Linda704) - Literacy Coach for a Metropolitan Detroit school and doctoral candidate at Oakland University, Michigan
Nicholas Provenzano (@thenerdyteacher) - High School English teacher and education blogger

10:30am
Real-time web and News Gathering


Participants:
Nancy Andrews (@NancyAndrews) - Managing Editor/Digital Media, Detroit Free Press
RJ King (@dbusiness) - Editor, DBusiness Magazine
Steve Stewart (@wjrradio) - Program Director, WJR

10:45am
Photographers See Things Differently: The Friends in a Frame Story


Participants:
Becky Johns (@beckyjohns) - Communications/PR professional. Michigan State University alum. Foodie, photographer, athlete, musician, traveler.

10:55am
How social media expands the walls of the church and invites conversations about faith.


Participants:
Jon Swanson (@jnswanson) - Social Media Chaplain
Michael Buckingham (@holycowcreative) - Founder & Creative Director of Holy Cow Creative,

11:10am
The impact of the real-time web on the recovery community.


Participants:
Yisrael Pinson (@RecoveryRabbi) - Rabbi Yisrael Pinson. Serving the Jewish Recovery Community.

11:20am
From Tired to Inspired: Connecting the Dots


Participants:
Ryan Doyle (@LiveToGive) - Founder & Director, Live to Give Foundation

11:30am
Combating Apathy in an UnSocial Detroit.


Participants:
Charlie Wollborg (@CharlieCurve) - Chief Troublemaker at Curve

11:40am
With a little help from my friends: Can social media help us get healthier?


Participants:
Angie Jenkins (@AJhealthcoach) - Health Coach, Blogger
Grace RD, CDE, MBA (@gracedietitian) - Dietician, Blogger
Jodi Davis (@WalkyTalkJODI) - Walking Advocate, Weight Loss Success Story and Blogger
Shannon Paul (@ShannonPaul) - Social Media Manager at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.

11:55am
Life in Haiti in the era of the Real-Time Web


Participants:
Luke Renner (@firesideint) - Founder & President, Fireside International

12:05pm
Telling the Whole Story


Participants:
Anissa Mayhew (@AnissaMayhew)

12:15pm
My family's incredible story
How the real time web is helping us share our story.

Participants:
Nelson de Witt (@dewittn) - Chief Story Teller

12:25pm
Panel Discussion with The Victorious Secrets


12:35pm
Catching up with Funny or Die


Participants:
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - founder, #140conf
Patrick Starzan (@funnyordie) - Head of Marketing, Funny or Die

12:45pm
The Frontier Is Everywhere - the Impact of NOW on New Economies


Participants:
Chris Brogan (@chrisbrogan) - Author, President of New Marketing Labs

1:00pm
Intermission
(Conference continues at 2:00 PM)


1:15pm
Special Musical Guests
- for those staying at the Fillmore

Participants:
Anthony Smith (@AnthonySmithHQ) - Singer, Songwriter
Lucy Angel (@LucyAngelBand) - Music Artists

2:00pm
Real-time web and the Real Estate industry


Participants:
Benjamin Bach (@benjaminbach) - Director, KW Commercia
Duke Long (@dukelong) - Broker/Owner Commercial Real Estate
Kevin Kaczmarek (@InvestCF) - Chief Investment Officer, Customer First
Maya Sabot Paveza (@mayaREguru) - Realtor, DE/PA
Tim McDonald (@tamcdonald) - Realtor, Chicago area

2:20pm
The DNA of the Classic Rock Format


Participants:
Fred Jacobs (@fnjacobs) - President, Jacobs Media and Creator of the Classic Rock Format.

2:30pm
Music Panel


Participants:
Dominic Arellano (@theFewRecords) - Founder of The Few Records
Hubert Sawyers III (@HubertGAM) - Digital Marketing Strategist
Jason Gittinger (@jgittinger) - Head of The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music / Drummer for The Mega 80s
Martin Smith (@djgraffiti) - VP of Marketing at A-Side Worldwide

2:50pm
The art of listening


Participants:
Geo Geller (@geogeller) - Artist, Photographer, Humanitarian
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - Founder, #140conf

3:00pm
How social media changes classroom learning


Participants:
Derek Mehraban (@mehraban) - Generational Connector
Mark W. Smith (@markdubya) - Web editor and technology columnist for the Detroit Free Press.
Tonja Deegan (@tvdeegan) - Social media director, freelance reporter and socmed professor at EMU.

3:10pm
How we won the Chevy roadtrip challenge


Participants:
Henry Balanon (@balanon) - Bickbot.com iPhone apps maker. Speaker. Foodie @ thehungrydudes.com. Chevy SXSW Roadtrip Champ. MSU Spartan.

3:20pm
What I learned from Chris Brogan about Real Estate


Participants:
Todd Waller (@ToddWaller) - VP of Operations & real estate agent at Professional One

3:30pm
Detroit Blogger Underground


Participants:
John Hammond (@Fafoutee)

3:40pm
Anatomy of Internet Addiction


Participants:
Mark Ostach (@ostach34)

3:50pm
The Democratization of Corporate Speak.


Participants:
Ron Levi (@PbCzar) - Executive Director, The Lead Czar, LLC

4:00pm
Creating Revolutions: How to Be the Change You Wish to See


Participants:
Ja-Nae Duane (@TheSunQueen) - Strategist; Founder of Wild Women Entrepreneurs & author of "How to Start Your Business with $100"

4:10pm
Selling Blooms... Not Pushing Up Daisies - Levering the real-time web to to Reach Out to New Audiences


Participants:
J Robbin Yelverton (@BlumzRob) - Florist, Retail Florist, Floral Educator, Designer, Presenter, Wedding Events Consultant, AIFD, PFCI, MCF

4:20pm
How Social Networking Affects Competitive Gaming


Participants:
Tony Legeza (@BeyondGaming) - CEO, President of Operations at Beyond Gaming, LLC

4:30pm
Math Tech Connect


Participants:
LaToniya Jones (@POWERORGmath) - *mom*+ Founder+educator+higher ed admin

4:40pm
See You at the Movies


Participants:
Jeremy Bronson (@jbrons) - E-Marketing coordinator at Celebration! Cinema.

4:50pm
The effects of the Real-time Web on the Detroit Medical Center (DMC)
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC), which consists of eight main operating hospitals in the Metro Detroit area and is one of the largest systems in the state of Michigan. I will talk about the DMC’s social media efforts.

Participants:
Julian Bond (@Julian_Bond) - Social Media/Marketing Manager for @DMC_Heals

5:00pm
FEED: Preventing a Social Media Nightmare
Students and faculty at Cranbrook-Kingswood Upper School are reading the book

Participants:
Randy Lawrence (@randelaw) - Directing effective digital engagement for business & nonprofits.

5:10pm
Know and tell: AnnArbor.com and Twitter for local journalism


Participants:
Edward Vielmetti (@vielmetti) - Lead Blogger, AnnArbor.com

5:20pm
Zero to 60: How to Roar to Life on Twitter


Participants:
George Nemeth (@georgenemeth) - Senior producer of social engagement., Changing Gears.

5:30pm
How Twitter found my stolen Computer.


Participants:
Beverly Cornell (@beverlycornell) - raveler, Foodie, Sassy Marketing & Social Media junkie

5:40pm
Are You Ready For The New Consumer?


Participants:
Mandi Mankvitz (@SphereTrending) - Social Media Director, Sphere Trending

5:50pm
Social Media for Social Good


Participants:
Bassie Shemtov (@BassieShemtov) - Founder and Director of Friendship Circle in Michigan
Mark Lane (@GoodwillDet) - Director of Public Relations & Special Events, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit

6:05pm
Wrap up: #140conf Detroit


Participants:
Christopher Barger (@cbarger) - Head of Social Media, General Motors
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - Founder, #140conf

7:00pm
#140conf: Detroit Conference Party
@ Fillmore Detroit




* schedule subject to change without notice