Schedule 2014


[See the complete schedule for this year’s conference.]

June 12

5:30-7:30 p.m. – Party exclusively for VIP ticket holders, speakers, Harbert Center.

June 13

Location: Harbert Center

• = swapped timeslots

Time Main Ballroom Beeson C Bruno Hall
8:00 – 9:00 Registration / networking / continental breakfast
Hallway / Ballroom, third floor
9:00 – 10:00 Syed Balkhi
Opening Keynote: “Free Is Disruptive”
Main Ballroom, third floor
Session 1
10:15 – 11:15
Jen Barnett
“How to Be Really, Really Attractive (on Social Media)”
Kary Delaria
“The Accidental Jerk: How Brands Kill the Social Conversation”
•Jenny Schmitt
“Emerging Social Trends, Technologies and Tools”
11:30 – 1:00 Lunch
Main Ballroom, third floor
Session 2
1:00 – 2:00
Ramon De Leon
“Empower the Advocates of Your Brand: Your Employees”
Ike Pigott
“Less is More, and More is Better: Size Matters”
•Whitney Breaux
“Don’t Worry, Honey – Your Story Hasn’t Changed!”
Session 3
2:15 – 3:15
Jason Falls
“Prove it: How to Design Social to Deliver Business Outcomes”
Jen Barnett
“Better Digital Branding: Three Live Case Studies”
Syed Balkhi
“Time Management for Bloggers: Streamline Your Editorial Workflow and Grow Your Business Efficiently”
3:15 – 4:00 Afternoon snack / networking
Hallway / Main Ballroom, third floor
Session 4
4:00 – 5:00
Kim Garst
“How to Use Social Media to Tell Your Brand Story”
Ramon De Leon
“Humanizing Your Brand One Conversation at a Time”
Alison Groves
“The Future of Search in a Social World”
5:15 – 5:30 Closing announcements
Main Ballroom, third floor
5:30 – 7:30 Closing night party
Main Ballroom, third floor

Note: Schedule subject to change.

Photo: Steve Jurvetson (CC)