Web 2.0 Summit 2009 Schedule

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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Metropolitan Ballroom
Add A Conversation with Paul Otellini to your personal schedule
8:30am A Conversation with Paul Otellini Paul Otellini (Intel Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Add HOB: A Windows for the Web? to your personal schedule
9:00am HOB: A Windows for the Web? Sundar Pichai (Google)
Add HOB: Burning Algae: The Green Crude Revolution to your personal schedule
9:10am HOB: Burning Algae: The Green Crude Revolution Cynthia Warner (Sapphire Energy)
Add HOB: The World is the Index to your personal schedule
9:20am HOB: The World is the Index Walter Scott (DigitalGlobe)
Add High Order Ignite - Sponsored by Omidyar Network to your personal schedule
9:35am High Order Ignite - Sponsored by Omidyar Network 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)
Add A Conversation with Shantanu Narayen to your personal schedule
10:45am A Conversation with Shantanu Narayen Shantanu Narayen (Adobe Systems Incorporated), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Add A Conversation with Jonathan Miller to your personal schedule
11:15am A Conversation with Jonathan Miller Jonathan Miller (News Corporation), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Add Discussion: Web Squared and the Economy of Work to your personal schedule
11:45am Discussion: Web Squared and the Economy of Work Liam Casey (PCH International), Maynard Webb (LiveOps), Josh Green (Panjiva), John Hagel (Deloitte & Touche)
Add A Conversation with Austan Goolsbee to your personal schedule
2:00pm A Conversation with Austan Goolsbee Austan Goolsbee (President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Add A Conversation with Tim Armstrong to your personal schedule
2:30pm A Conversation with Tim Armstrong Tim Armstrong (AOL), John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.)
Add HOB: An API for the English Language to your personal schedule
3:00pm HOB: An API for the English Language Erin McKean (Wordnik)
Add HOB: Surviving the Hype Curve: A Case Study to your personal schedule
3:10pm HOB: Surviving the Hype Curve: A Case Study Tom Hale (Linden Lab)
Add HOB: The Rise of the Network Company to your personal schedule
3:20pm HOB: The Rise of the Network Company Sean Parker (Founders Fund)
Add What Do Teens Want? to your personal schedule
4:00pm What Do Teens Want? Safa Rashtchy (Former Managing Director and Sr. Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray and Co.)
Add A Conversation with Tim Berners-Lee to your personal schedule
4:30pm A Conversation with Tim Berners-Lee Tim Berners-Lee (World Wide Web Consortium), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
10:15am Morning Break
Room: Metropolitan Ballroom Foyer
3:30pm Afternoon Break
Room: Metropolitan Ballroom Foyer
Add EFF Pioneer Awards to your personal schedule
7:00pm Plenary
Room: Franciscan Room
EFF Pioneer Awards
7:30am Breakfast - Sponsored by MySpace
Room: Lobby Level
12:30pm Lunch - Sponsored by Yahoo!
Room: Lobby Level
Add Closing Cocktail Reception to your personal schedule
5:00pm Closing Cocktails
Room: Outside Courtyard
Closing Cocktail Reception
8:30am-9:00am (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Paul Otellini
Paul Otellini (Intel Corporation) et al
TBD
9:00am-9:10am (10m) High Order Bit
HOB: A Windows for the Web?
Sundar Pichai (Google)
TBD
9:10am-9:20am (10m) High Order Bit
HOB: Burning Algae: The Green Crude Revolution
Cynthia Warner (Sapphire Energy)
TBD
9:20am-9:35am (15m) High Order Bit
HOB: The World is the Index
Walter Scott (DigitalGlobe)
TBD
9:35am-10:15am (40m) High Order Bit
High Order Ignite - Sponsored by Omidyar Network
Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.) et al
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.
10:45am-11:15am (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Shantanu Narayen
Shantanu Narayen (Adobe Systems Incorporated) et al
TBD
11:15am-11:45am (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Jonathan Miller
Jonathan Miller (News Corporation) et al
TBD
11:45am-12:30pm (45m) Discussion
Discussion: Web Squared and the Economy of Work
Liam Casey (PCH International) et al
TBD
2:00pm-2:30pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Austan Goolsbee
Austan Goolsbee (President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board) et al
TBD
2:30pm-3:00pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Tim Armstrong
Tim Armstrong (AOL) et al
TBD
3:00pm-3:10pm (10m) High Order Bit
HOB: An API for the English Language
Erin McKean (Wordnik)
TBD
3:10pm-3:20pm (10m) High Order Bit
HOB: Surviving the Hype Curve: A Case Study
Tom Hale (Linden Lab)
TBD
3:20pm-3:30pm (10m) High Order Bit
HOB: The Rise of the Network Company
Sean Parker (Founders Fund)
TBD
4:00pm-4:30pm (30m) Discussion
What Do Teens Want?
Safa Rashtchy (Former Managing Director and Sr. Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray and Co.)
TBD
4:30pm-5:00pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Tim Berners-Lee
Tim Berners-Lee (World Wide Web Consortium) et al
TBD
10:15am-10:45am (30m)
Break: Morning Break
3:30pm-4:00pm (30m)
Break: Afternoon Break
7:00pm-8:00pm (1h)
EFF Pioneer Awards
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.
7:30am-8:30am (1h)
Break: Breakfast - Sponsored by MySpace
12:30pm-2:00pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch - Sponsored by Yahoo!
5:00pm-6:00pm (1h)
Closing Cocktail Reception
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.
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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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