Web 2.0 Summit 2010 Schedule

Below is the 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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Sea Cliff
Add Innovation: New Ideas from Promising Start-ups to your personal schedule
12:30pm Opening Lunch (Reservations Required)
Innovation: New Ideas from Promising Start-ups Todor Tashev (Omidyar Network), Ryan McIntyre (Foundry Group), Christopher Bishko (Omidyar Network), Dave McClure (500 Hats), Geoff Yang (Redpoint Ventures)
Pacific Heights
Add Q&A: The New Search Insurgent to your personal schedule
12:30pm Opening Lunch (Reservations Required)
Q&A: The New Search Insurgent Danny Sullivan (Search Engine Land), Doug Leeds (Ask.com), Bob Rosenschein (Answers.com), Charlie Cheever (Quora), Damon Horowitz (Google)
Marina
Add Is the PC Dead? Re-imagining Cloud Computing for the Next Six Billion New Users of the Web. to your personal schedule
12:30pm Opening Lunch (Reservations Required)
Is the PC Dead? Re-imagining Cloud Computing for the Next Six Billion New Users of the Web. Charlene Li (Altimeter Group), Tarkan Maner (Wyse Technology Inc.)
Add Opening Welcome to your personal schedule
2:30pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Opening Welcome John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Add A Conversation with Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google to your personal schedule
2:35pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
A Conversation with Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Eric Schmidt (Google)
Add Point of Control: Commerce to your personal schedule
3:10pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Point of Control: Commerce Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Scott Thompson (PayPal, Inc.), Keith Rabois (Square), Michael Rubin (GSI Commerce)
Add Playing for High Stakes in the New App Economy to your personal schedule
3:45pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Playing for High Stakes in the New App Economy Mark Pincus (Zynga)
Add Where Good Ideas Come From to your personal schedule
3:55pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Where Good Ideas Come From Steven Berlin Johnson (Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation)
Add Ignite: Internet Culture: What Does It Mean?!?! to your personal schedule
4:05pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Ignite: Internet Culture: What Does It Mean?!?! Ben Huh (I Can Has Cheezburger)
Add Point of Control: Consumer Platforms to your personal schedule
4:10pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Point of Control: Consumer Platforms John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Nikesh Arora (Google), John Hayes (American Express), Yusuf Mehdi (Microsoft)
Add The Network Is The Platform For Transforming The World to your personal schedule
4:45pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
The Network Is The Platform For Transforming The World Wim Elfrink (Cisco)
Add A Conversation with Robin Li, Chairman & CEO, Baidu to your personal schedule
5:00pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
A Conversation with Robin Li, Chairman & CEO, Baidu John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Robin Li (Baidu, Inc.)
Add A Conversation with Neil Smit, President, Comcast Cable Communications to your personal schedule
5:30pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
A Conversation with Neil Smit, President, Comcast Cable Communications John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Neil Smit (Comcast Cable Communications)
Add Web 2.0 Summit Dinner with Special Guest: Ariel Emanuel. Sponsored by Dell to your personal schedule
7:00pm Plenary
Room: Grand Ballroom
Web 2.0 Summit Dinner with Special Guest: Ariel Emanuel. Sponsored by Dell Ariel Emanuel (William Morris Endeavor Entertainment), Julia Boorstin (CNBC)
Add Opening Reception, Sponsored by Comcast to your personal schedule
5:45pm Opening Reception
Room: Sponsor Gallery
Opening Reception, Sponsored by Comcast
12:30pm-2:00pm (1h 30m)
Innovation: New Ideas from Promising Start-ups
Todor Tashev (Omidyar Network) et al
The Innovators Luncheon is an opportunity for early stage creative startups to present their elevator pitch to a panel of established and respected Venture Capitalists, and a gathering of industry decision makers that is comprised of Web 2.0 Summit attendees.
12:30pm-2:00pm (1h 30m)
Q&A: The New Search Insurgent
Danny Sullivan (Search Engine Land) et al
This panel will look at the rise of Q&A services as the intersection between three major points of control: social, search and mobile. Key players across the burgeoning Q&A category will come together to address the big changes underway in search, the challenges, the business models and who is in it to win.
12:30pm-2:00pm (1h 30m)
Is the PC Dead? Re-imagining Cloud Computing for the Next Six Billion New Users of the Web.
Charlene Li (Altimeter Group) et al
Wyse Technologies CEO Tarken Maner will share his vision of the "thin client" world and the implications for business, individuals, and society. We'll also discuss the cost-savings enterprise can realize with a move to cloud computing - as well as the challenges that stand in the way.
2:30pm-2:35pm (5m) Live Stream
Opening Welcome
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.) et al
TBD
2:35pm-3:10pm (35m) Conversation, Live Stream
A Conversation with Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.) et al
TBD
3:10pm-3:45pm (35m) Live Stream, Point of Control
Point of Control: Commerce
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.) et al
TBD
3:45pm-3:55pm (10m) High Order Bit, Live Stream
Playing for High Stakes in the New App Economy
Mark Pincus (Zynga)
TBD
3:55pm-4:05pm (10m) High Order Bit, Live Stream
Where Good Ideas Come From
Steven Berlin Johnson (Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation)
TBD
4:05pm-4:10pm (5m) Ignite, Live Stream
Ignite: Internet Culture: What Does It Mean?!?!
Ben Huh (I Can Has Cheezburger)
TBD
4:10pm-4:45pm (35m) Point of Control
Point of Control: Consumer Platforms
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.) et al
TBD
4:45pm-5:00pm (15m) High Order Bit
The Network Is The Platform For Transforming The World
Wim Elfrink (Cisco)
TBD
5:00pm-5:30pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Robin Li, Chairman & CEO, Baidu
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.) et al
TBD
5:30pm-5:45pm (15m) Conversation
A Conversation with Neil Smit, President, Comcast Cable Communications
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.) et al
TBD
7:00pm-9:00pm (2h) Conversation
Web 2.0 Summit Dinner with Special Guest: Ariel Emanuel. Sponsored by Dell
Ariel Emanuel (William Morris Endeavor Entertainment) et al
Join us and entertainment industry mogul, Ariel Emanuel – co-CEO of William Morris Endeavor Entertainment – for this year’s official Web 2.0 Dinner immediately after our Opening Reception. Sponsored by Dell.
9:00pm-12:00am (3h)
Canaan's Web After Dark - The Official Opening Night Party
Where will you be after dark? Get tangled up in Web After Dark, the official Web 2.0 Summit opening night after-party.
5:45pm-7:00pm (1h 15m)
Opening Reception, Sponsored by Comcast
Join us in the Sponsor Gallery immediately following sessions. Have a drink and some delectable nibbles, network with other Summit attendees, and visit our Sponsors at the leading edge of the Points of Control conversation.
  • Comcast
  • Bing
  • BlackBerry by Research In Motion
  • Dell
  • Yahoo!
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Canaan Partners
  • iStockphoto
  • Ixaris
  • Meebo
  • Quova
  • TokBox
  • Unity Medical
  • Visa
  • .CO
  • Aperture
  • Ask.com
  • Omidyar Network
  • SendGrid
  • TriNet HR Corporation
  • Wyse Technology
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