2012 Agenda

Day 1Thursday, June 21, 2012

Yoga at the St Julien


The Social Cocktail

Mixing the Right Ingredients

Creating the Social Data Ecosystem

An Interview with Twitter’s Ryan Sarver and Doug Williams

Engaging with Customers Online

An Interview with Get Satisfaction’s Wendy Lea

Networking Break

Blogs, Comments, Forums and Rich Social Gestures

Panel Discussion About the Myriad Ways People Engage Online

Distributed vs. Centralized Conversations

An Interview with Jesse Burros from GetGlue


Data Science at LinkedIn

An Interview with Yael Garten from LinkedIn

Industry-Focused Social Networks

An Interview with Howard Lindzon from StockTwits

Networking Break

Measuring Influence Online

An Interview with Klout’s Joe Fernandez and Matt Thomson

Social Data in the Public Service

Panel Discussion About the Increasing Use of Social Data by Government and Organizations for Public Good

Wrapping Up Day One

Cocktail Reception

Dinner & Drinks

Day 2 Friday, June 22, 2012

Sunrise Hike at Chautauqua Park or Morning Yoga at the St Julien


Boulder and the Rise of Entrepreneurial Communities

A Discussion with Brad Feld

Measuring Engagement on Facebook

An Interview with Facebook’s Sean Bruich

Adding the Geo-Spatial Layer to Social Data

An Interview with ESRI’s S.J. Camarata and Myles Sutherland

Networking Break

From Monologue to Dialogue

An Interview with Daniel Ha and Ro Gupta from Disqus

Social Media Analytics: What's Next?

Zach Hofer-Shall, Susan Etlinger, Nathan Gilliatt, and Shawn Rogers Discuss Emerging Trends in Analyzing Social Data


Social Data in the Markets

Panel Discussion on Why Hedge Funds, Banks and Financial Services Need Social Data

Transition at Massive Scale

An Interview with Ken Little, Director of Engineering at Tumblr

Conference Close

Thanks for Coming to Big Boulder!

BCycle Tour of Boulder