Web 2.0 Summit 2009 Schedule: Full listing

Below is the preliminary schedule for Web 2.0 Summit. Keep checking back to this page. We'll be confirming more sessions, speakers, and events and adding them to this schedule in the near future.

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009

2:30pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Tim O'Reilly and John Battelle welcome you to Web 2.0 Summit. Read more.

2:45pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Brian Roberts (Comcast Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
TBD Read more.

3:20pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Mary Meeker (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 8 ratings)
TBD Read more.

3:35pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Steve Schneider (WestEd)
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
TBD Read more.

3:45pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Kevin Johnson (Juniper Networks)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
TBD Read more.

3:55pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Carl Shapiro (U.S. Department of Justice)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 1 rating)
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4:05pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Scott Thompson (PayPal, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 2 ratings)
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4:15pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Mark Pincus (Zynga)
Average rating: **...
(2.67, 3 ratings)
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4:25pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Mark Drummond (Wowd, Inc.)
Average rating: *....
(1.67, 3 ratings)
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4:35pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Evan Williams (The Obvious Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
TBD Read more.

5:05pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
TBD Read more.

5:30pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Location: Outside Courtyard
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Have a drink and some delectable nibbles as you re-connect with other Summit attendees.  Read more.

6:30pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Carly Fiorina (Carly Fiorina Enterprises)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Continue and deepen the conversation at the Web 2.0 Summit Opening Night Dinner, sponsored by SAP. Join us for dinner and a conversation with Carly Fiorina, Chairman and CEO, Carly Fiorina Enterprises. Read more.

9:00pm

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Tuesday, 10/20/2009
Location: St. Regis Hotel
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Where will you be after dark? Get tangled up in Web After Dark, the official opening night after-party at the St. Regis, San Francisco. Read more.

Wednesday, 10/21/2009

7:30am

Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Lobby Level
Breakfast - Sponsored by Yahoo! (1h)

8:30am

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Sponsored
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Stefan Weitz (Microsoft)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Wondering what’s going on with the world’s first decision engine? In this session we’ll show some of the recent features you may not know about in Bing that help overcome search overload and focus on helping people make faster, more informed decisions. If you want to be in the know about how Bing is moving the search experience forward, this session (along with Q&A) is for you. Read more.
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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Sponsored
Location: Franciscan Room
In this session, Michael Halbherr from Nokia Services will give an inspirational presentation about how Nokia helps to bring the real world and the Web closer to each other. Michael will share the very latest developments for Ovi Maps, including a clear call to action for developers, publishers, carriers and other partners. Read more.

9:45am

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Sponsored
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Marge Breya (SAP AG)
Join Marge Breya, SAP EVP and GM, to see how next generation business intelligence provides the fierce weapon for the data driven executive needed to deal with the lack of visibility in the current economic situation. Read more.
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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Sponsored
Location: Franciscan Room
Michael Banic (Juniper Networks)
Average rating: *....
(1.50, 2 ratings)
This session will offer a pragmatic approach to prepare your data center for cloud computing and the delivery of shared services over the network to your customers. By following a three-phased approach of simplifying, securing and sharing your data center, you will enable the implementation and delivery of services over the network with a new economy of scale. Read more.

11:15am

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Qi Lu (Microsoft Online Services Division), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.25, 4 ratings)
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11:45am

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Aneesh Chopra (The Advisory Board Company), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
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12:15pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Average rating: **...
(2.67, 3 ratings)
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12:30pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Mike Schroepfer (Facebook)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
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12:40pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Max Ventilla (Aardvark)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 1 rating)
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2:15pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
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2:45pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Marissa Mayer (Google), Eric Hippeau (The Huffington Post), Robert Thomson (The Wall Street Journal), Martin Nisenholtz (The New York Times Company)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
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3:25pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Richard Rosenblatt (Demand Media Inc. ), Dan Rosensweig (Guitar Hero), Peter Guber (Mandalay Entertainment)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
TBD Read more.

3:55pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
TBD Read more.

4:10pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Owen Van Natta (MySpace)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
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5:00pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Aaron Koblin (Gray Area Foundation for the Arts)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
TBD Read more.

5:10pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Mary McDowell (Nokia)
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
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5:20pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Markus Tripp (Mobilizy), Deborah Estrin (Cornell NYC Tech), Sharon Biggar (Path Intelligence), Di-Ann Eisnor (Platial)
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Moderated by Brady Forrest, O'Reilly Radar Read more.

5:50pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Richard Rosenblatt (Demand Media Inc. ), Brooke Burke (Modern Mom), Mark Cuban (HDNet, Landmark Theaters, Magnolia Pictures, Dallas Mavericks, FilesAnywhere, Radical Buy)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
TBD Read more.

6:15pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Outside Courtyard
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
After the main stage goes dark for the day, keep the conversation going at this reception, sponsored by Comcast. Read more.

9:00pm

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Wednesday, 10/21/2009
Location: Ruby Skye
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
Microsoft Bing invites you to attend an exclusive party at San Francisco’s famed venue, Ruby Skye. Read more.

Thursday, 10/22/2009

8:30am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Paul Otellini (Intel Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
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9:20am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Walter Scott (DigitalGlobe)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
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9:35am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Bre Pettis (MakerBot Industries), Daniel Fletcher (CellScope), Rolf Herken (mental images GmbH), Jacquelyn Ford Morie (USC Institute for Creative Technologies), Dennis Crowley (foursquare)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
High Order Ignite is a session of rapid-fire presentations that highlight companies and technologies that may well change the world. A mashup of O’Reilly Media’s community Ignite talks and Web 2's High Order Bits, five hand-selected companies will have exactly 5 minutes on stage. The winner, chosen by sponsor Omidyar Network, will receive a meeting with Pierre Omidyar. Read more.

10:45am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Shantanu Narayen (Adobe Systems Incorporated), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
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11:15am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Jonathan Miller (News Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
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11:45am

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Discussion
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Liam Casey (PCH International), Maynard Webb (LiveOps), Josh Green (Panjiva), John Hagel (Deloitte & Touche)
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
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2:00pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Austan Goolsbee (President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
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2:30pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Tim Armstrong (AOL), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
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4:00pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Discussion
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Safa Rashtchy (Former Managing Director and Sr. Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray and Co.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
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4:30pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Conversation
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom
Tim Berners-Lee (World Wide Web Consortium), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
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5:00pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Location: Outside Courtyard
Join us in the Outside Courtyard immediately following the general sessions to celebrate three fantastic days of Web Squared. Enjoy a beverage and make those final connections before you depart Web 2.0 Summit for this year. Read more.

7:00pm

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Thursday, 10/22/2009
Location: Franciscan Room
Join the Electronic Frontier Foundation on Thursday October 22nd at 7 pm in the Franciscan Room for a fundraiser honoring the 2009 Pioneer Award winners. Read more.
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  • SAP
  • Juniper Networks
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Ovi by Nokia
  • Intel
  • MySpace.com
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Yahoo! Inc.
  • mental images
  • Answers.com
  • Atigeo
  • Unity Media Group
  • Omidyar Network
  • The Business Insider
  • Government Executive Media Group
  • Mashable
  • Nextgov
  • Topix.net
  • VentureBeat

Reach business leaders and technology influencers at the Web 2.0 Summit. Call Rob Koziura at (415) 947-6111 or email rkoziura@techweb.com.

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