Northern Voice 2012

Personal Blogging and Social Media Conference
June 15th and 16th, 2012 in Vancouver, BC

Schedule

  SFU (Cinema) W2 (Upstairs) W2 (Basement)
8:15am Registration (W2 Atrium)
9:00am Keynote by Open Media. Using the Internet to Save the Internet.
From Slacktivism to Interactivism

SFU Cinema
9:30am
10:00am Canadian Copyright
Martha Rans
Improv Me, Baby
Panel
101
Choosing A Blogging Platform (Alex Blackie)
How I Stumbled Into Digital Storytelling (Sandy Brown Jensen)
Blogging To Inspire Panel
10:30am
11:00am Free Speech & Legality of Linking
Jon Newton
Here Be Dragons
Jonathon Narvey
11:30am
12:00pm Lunch
12:30pm
1:00pm
1:30pm Using Personal Passion to
Build Online Community
Yael Cohen
MooseCamp Photocamp
John Biehler
2:00pm
2:30pm Lessons Learnt in the Fine but
Unpredictable Art of Crowdsourcing
David Ng
3:00pm
3:30pm Did I Really...
Daniel Cowen
Lifelong Learning
Kemp Edmonds
4:00pm
4:30pm Wrap Up (W2 Atrium) & Party!

Coffee Service: Coffee will be available in the W2 Atrium at 10:45am and 2:45pm. Please respect the venue's request to not bring coffee into the SFU Cinema.

NOTE: Each session is 45 minutes with a 15 minute break until the following session. The 101 track will be 30 minutes for each presentation with an additional 30 minutes for final questions.

  SFU (Cinema) W2 (Upstairs) W2 (Basement)
8:15am Registation (W2 Atrium)
9:00am Keynote by Blaine Cook
"The Wild Future"
SFU Cinema
9:30am
10:00am Inside The Blogger's Brain
Doug Blackie
Democratization Panel:
Reimagine The CBC &
Democratizing Political Discussion
Cupcake Feminism
Taylor Loren
10:30am
11:00am Better Blogging Productivity
Mike Vardy
Social Media, Social Change & Politics Panel:
Social Media for Change &
Citizen Activism
Owning Your Beauty Panel
11:30am
12:00pm Lunch
12:30pm
1:00pm
1:30pm Keynote by Shane Birley
"The Evolution of Personal Voice"
SFU Cinema
2:00pm
2:30pm Are You For Real?
Georgia Gaden
Share Me @ The Dead Drop
Alan Levine, Giulia Forsythe, & Zack Dowell
Lean Publishing
Peter Armstrong
3:00pm
3:30pm Personal Blogging: Ripping the Band-Aid Off
Steffani Cameron
Use Pinterest to Drive Traffic
Kazia Mullin & Rebecca Coleman
A Place of One's p0wn
Mikhail Gershovich
4:00pm
4:30pm Wrap Up (SFU Cinema)

Coffee Service: Coffee will be available in the W2 Atrium at 10:45am and 2:45pm. Please respect the venue's request and not bring coffee into the SFU Cinema.

NOTE: Each session is 45 minutes with a 15 minute break until the following session.

Our Sponsors

Northern Voice 2012 is a wrap! Thanks for coming out, everyone, it was a great two days.