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Posts about Conferences

Dig the Subliminal Command

Me on stage at VidFest a couple weeks ago. I especially like the blipvert happening to my right. (Subscribe!) Thanks…

See you in LA

I’ll be on a panel at Book Expo America tomorrow. Here’s the skinny. Scaling the New Economies: In Search of…

Coming Up: Vidfest!

I’ll be in Vancouver later this week for my first Vidfest! That’s the Vancouver International Digital Festival, where I’ll be…

Weird Turn Pro: Crowdsourcing for Creatives

At SXSW Interactive 2008, I delivered a talk called Weird Turn Pro: Crowdsourcing for Creatives. I promised to put my…

See Ya’ll in Austin

Just a note that I’ll be speaking this Saturday 8 March at South by Southwest Interactive. Here’s the deets: The…

Upcoming Appearance: TOC in NYC

I’ll be speaking at O’Reilly’s Tools of Change conference for the second time on 11 February 2008. If you’re involved…

‘Allo, London

Heather and I are in London for FOWA. We did our talk this morning, which was like 2am in our…

Upcoming Appearances

On Saturday I spoke at a wonderful seminar at SFAI. I realized I’ve been pretty negligent about posting my schedule…

TOC: That Was Fun!

Thanks to the nice folks at O’Reilly for including me in the TOC (Tools of Change) conference, and thanks to…

Catch Me at TOC

I’m thrilled to be taking part in O’Reilly’s first-ever TOC (Tools of Change) conference. Here’s my session info. The Rise…


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