Web & Media

Talks on web, internet, social media, blogs, citizen journalism, online communities.

Alexis Lloyd is the Creative Director of The New York Times R&D Lab, where she investigates technology trends and prototypes future concepts for content delivery. Her work is focused on creating immersive and exploratory...
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Impulse Response: A strategic approach to algorithmic encounters: “Impulse response” refers to a means of sounding out the properties of an unknown system by sending a known signal into it. In this workshop, participants...
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Sampo Karjalainen is Chief Creative Officer at Sulake Corporation. He presents "Open-ended play in Habbo" at the LIFT07 conference in Geneva.
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The Internet of Things (IOT) has been portrayed as the ideal solution to many problems in various disciplines. After describing the problems with our current approaches to build the IOT, Vlad proposes his refined version of the...
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Brian Solis discusses the notion of social currency, how the activity we have on social networks helps build an important asset: social capital.
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Tiffany talks about how people are using online communities to galvanise like-minded participants into action and what we can learn from grass-roots community collaboration to support our own endeavours.
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After a brief history of community building on the Internet and how this has changed as web bulletin board and forum communities have become the place for communities of interest to gather, Chris looks at how communities can...
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David Galbraith is a former architect turned internet entrepreneur. He helped incubate Yelp.com and was one of the authors of the RSS 1.0 specifications. He talks about four trends for the digital world: people vs. celebrities,...
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Twitter is the preferred channel for quick banter for over 175 million users around the world including our political leaders. Over half of the heads of states and governments of the G20 meeting in Seoul on November 11 and 12...
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With billions of people who can connect with each other almost instantly, the community is global - even smaller communities are global in scale. In a market of voices, how do you help people 'Connect Better'? What you want to...
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