GSP East 2008 Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at GSP East (schedule subject to change).

Topics

Regency E
8:00am Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
Room: Regency E
12:00pm Lunch
Add Viral Marketing & Advertising Strategies for Social Networks to your personal schedule
1:30pm Tutorial
Viral Marketing & Advertising Strategies for Social Networks Kevin Barenblat (Context Optional), Jeff Ragovin (Buddy Media)
Regency F
Add Intro to Facebook & Bebo Application Development (Sponsored by Bebo) to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial
Intro to Facebook & Bebo Application Development (Sponsored by Bebo) David Gentzel (SocialMedia), John Maver (Thought Labs), Cappy Popp (Thought Labs)
12:00pm Lunch
Add Intro to MySpace Developer Platform & Apps to your personal schedule
1:30pm Tutorial
Intro to MySpace Developer Platform & Apps Chris Bissell (MySpace), Max Newbould (MySpace)
10:30am AM Break
Room: Regency Foyer
3:00pm PM Break
Room: Regency Foyer
8:00am-9:00am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
9:00am-12:00pm (3h) Tutorial
Intro to Social Networks for Business & Marketing Managers
Ro Choy (RockYou)
This workshop will provide an introductory review of today's popular social networks including Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, and others. Attendees will learn fundamentals of setting up profiles, creating connections, adding & sharing content, adding applications, & working with groups & feeds, and more.
12:00pm-1:30pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch
1:30pm-4:30pm (3h) Tutorial
Viral Marketing & Advertising Strategies for Social Networks
Kevin Barenblat (Context Optional) et al
This workshop will provide an overview of marketing and advertising solutions for popular social networks; including Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, and others. Attendees will learn how to create social advertising campaigns, create branded groups, drive brand awareness using social apps & widgets, and reach consumer audiences on social networks & widget platforms.
9:00am-12:00pm (3h) Tutorial
Intro to Facebook & Bebo Application Development (Sponsored by Bebo)
David Gentzel (SocialMedia) et al
This workshop will provide an introductory technical overview of the Facebook & Bebo platforms, and will also walk through the development of a basic social application. Attendees will learn how to create an app outline, app invitations & notifications, profile box, canvas pages, news feed messages, and get list in app directories.
12:00pm-1:30pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch
1:30pm-4:30pm (3h) Tutorial
Intro to MySpace Developer Platform & Apps
Chris Bissell (MySpace) et al
This workshop will provide an introductory technical overview of MySpace Developer Platform (MDP), and also cover development of a basic MySpace application, creating virality & user engagement, and listing in the MySpace Apps directory. Additional examples will be provided by featured MDP app developers who are live on the MySpace platform.
10:30am-11:00am (30m)
Break: AM Break
3:00pm-3:30pm (30m)
Break: PM Break
  • Buddy Media
  • AOL
  • Bebo
  • Clearspring
  • Friendster
  • Gratis Network
  • Hook Mobile
  • SocialMedia
  • BNet

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Yvonne Romaine at yromaine@oreilly.com.

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings maureen@oreilly.com.

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