Tips for the online conference speaker

e-Moderation Station

Let’s first check we are clear on the difference between an online moderator, and an online speaker. Basically, the online speaker, well, speaks, and the online moderator, ermm, moderates. Tips for online speakers: Tip 1: Keep it short. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Collaborative Thinking: Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions

Collaborative Thinking

» February 15, 2008 Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions Catalyst (North America) is Burton Groups premiere event for technologists and executives.

Are your clients now the point of service integration?

Governance in a Networked World

there goes the local support and native English speakers. I was recently having lunch with a former work colleague who was bemoaning the firm's current arrangements for desktop support. Outsourcing had started more than a decade ago, so he lost his 'local' desktop agent who provided wonderful personal support. Outsourcing brought in the dreaded "help desk" but at least they still spoke English and some were actually "local" and nearby so they could visit from time to time.

The 1-minute guide to good conference presentations

e-Moderation Station

It’s extremely difficult to engage an audience in a 60-minute lecture, no matter how talented the speaker. The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching. conference presenter speaker tipsPhoto by Civilon. I’ve attended a lot of conferences this year.

2012 113

One Moment Meditation


Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

2012 220

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – Offline Social Networking Still Rules!


Superb! … To the point where I think it was the very first time at a tech conference, that I can remember, that I spent more time talking offline to folks than being online, both, before, during and after the various speaker sessions I attended.

2011 216

Four ways with webinars

e-Moderation Station

So no text chat window for participants to use as a back channel, or to socialise among themselves, or to respond to questions asked by the speaker. The moderator should also be able to integrate relevant questions that are appearing in the chat window as the interview progresses.

2010 85

The FASTForward Blog » Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration by Bill Ives May 5, 2008 at 7:12 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 We discussed their recently announced Facebook integration through their Awareness Facebook Application Framework. I have also written about how a number of firms have provided a means to integrate social software (aka enterprise 2.0) You can integrate it with your enterprise environment.

2008 28

Success Lessons for Networks

Networking Action

In Toronto I was the keynote speaker at a meeting to investigate establishing an integrated network of animal, public health and food safety laboratories to improve the speed testing and improve the ability to identify contaminated foods and affected individuals.…

Dispatch from the 2017 Association of Change Management Professionals Conference

Partnering Resources

Speaker Josh Davis of the NeuroLeadership Institute spoke to a jam-packed room about how our brains respond to threats. My first time in New Orleans didn’t disappoint! The annual conference of the Association of Change Management Professionals was lively, friendly, and fun.

2017 153

The Inside Scoop on the International Association of Business Communicators Conference

Partnering Resources

I was delighted to see IABC advocate for integrity. Multiple speakers drove home the point: stories capture hearts and minds while facts fail. In June, I traveled to Washington, DC for my first International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) conference.

2017 158

Blog>> IKO Conference - Conference Guide

Green Chameleon

The guide contains the complete agenda, the speaker profiles, the content of the case study outlines, and the knowledge organisation competency framework. It was a great conference, thanks to all the speakers and participants for their wonderful participation! ” “Good overview of KM related topics and current trends and how to integrate these into more balanced and holistic approaches.”

2015 100

Libraries and Collaborative Research Communities

Making CommunitySense

Already a while ago, but still worth a post: on August 5, I was an invited speaker at the Ticer Digital Libraries a la Carte 2009 summer school. My co-speakers were John Butler (University of Minnesota), Judith Wusteman (University College Dublin), and Gary Olson (University of California, Irvine). In 2008, I attended their fascinating keynote summer school lecture by Stephen Abram. It was a privilege to be on the other side this year!

Notes on INV103 Social Communications Strategy and the IBM Sametime Roadmap

Michael Sampson - Currents

There's a number of sessions here at IBM Connect about the use of Sametime in organizations, and the integration into business processes. Integrates with Connections for uploading files directly into the meeting. Special call out to Arkadin (voice conferencing added to Sametime), Epilio (to integrate PGI audioconferencing with Sametime), Cisco (for telephony, done some interface simplification), and others. Video today - active speaker, switched experience.

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

The opening general session included: Keynote Speaker: Alistair Rennie, IBM General Manager, Social Business ; and other speakers, including Kurt De Ruwe, CIO, Bayer; and Premier Healthcare.   There are embeded apps to integrate multiple apps into a single place.

2012 188

Intranets 2015 in Sydney

Michael Sampson - Currents

Many of the sessions were practically focused on how a specific organization was approaching their intranet, from a certain perspective – such as design, engagement, integration, etc. I felt that the delegates in all sessions were very interested in the details of how something was done, and paid intense attention to the speakers and details. Last week I was in Sydney for the fifth annual Intranets conference, hosted by Step Two.

2015 131

The Selfish Blogger Syndrome

Jenny Connected

Tony asks: Could I have done something that would have resulted in more comments, more discussion and more integration of the discussion in this MOOC? We get a new speaker each week - and they have all been great so far – but we scarcely have time to get our heads around one speaker’s issues – and they are big issues – when we move on to the next. ‘Selfish Blogger’ – This jumped out of the page of Tony Bates’ blog post.

Free monthly webinars start 5 Nov

e-Moderation Station

Sunday 25 March 2012: Integrating Collaborative Projects with ICTs (with Shelly Terrell). Tips for the online conference speaker. Photo by Rusty Sherriff.

2011 112

Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Interestingly, while Open Knowledge provide a rich suite of recorded talks and presentations supporting the forum, my sense is that the forum also provides a rallying point for conversations, led by the abundantly ‘followed’ keynote speakers.

Yahoo 151

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #8


Ummo [iPhone Only] : If you have recently been doing public speaking, whether just getting started with your first speaking gigs or whether you are well seasoned public speaker, you know delivering a speech / talk is no easy task. Talking about integration of apps done right!

2016 130

Social Networking World Forum

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Featuring key speakers from social networking publishers, advertising agencies, industry analysts, software developers and equipment manufacturers, pay-TV and network service providers, mobile operators, plus many more.

Two teachers

Ken Carroll

. Content and Language Integrated Learning, CLIL, is where language is taught through subject areas - math through English, for example. The native speaker models/demonstrates the language while the other one anticipates learner problems.

2008 116

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps.  Tighter integration is one of the key aspects. Irene continued to say that we need an integrated view of data: physical, social, and enterprise. 

2011 182

Social Task Management – When Social Business Got Down to Work – #e2conf Highlights


conference event were the two different breakout speaker sessions that Alan Lepofsky , along with Yvette Cameron (both VP and Principal Analysts, from Constellation Research ), did on leveling up the game for social software.

2012 213

Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

We worked with Lorna Candy and the team at Incisive Media to help them provide more networking opportunities for delegates and speakers before and during the conference, online and offline, using different tools. a) We did get some record from interviews with speakers and others.

2008 116

Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Interestingly, while Open Knowledge provide a rich suite of recorded talks and presentations supporting the forum, my sense is that the forum also provides a rallying point for conversations, led by the abundantly ‘followed’ keynote speakers.

Yahoo 130

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

2) Integrated model: social aspecten are integrated with the content of the training. Social media form an integral part of the learning trajectory. The strength of the second model is a seamless integration of online and f2f learning.

2011 229

Notes on SW101 Building a Smarter Workforce

Michael Sampson - Currents

Three speakers are talking about building a smarter workforce: - Denis Brousseau, VP, Global HR Practice Leader, IBM. is my company internally integrated, to offer the best value end-to-end for customers. Have now integrated Connections into the internet. Josh Bersin, CEO, Bersin & Associates. Ralf Larsson. Josh Bersin, The Case for a Smarter Workforce. Some perspectives on what's happening in the world of talent.

2013 139

Blog>> ISKO UK Conference 2015 - Call for Papers

Green Chameleon

Prospects for integrating more KO techniques into applications such as email, records management, online sales outlets, social media. Speakers will be asked to provide a paper as well as presenting the material in person. I’m honoured to be associated with the ISKO UK biennial conference on knowledge organisation.

2014 125

IBM Connect 2013 Conference Highlights – Adoption, Adoption, Adoption! #ibmconnect


It was truly fascinating to see how mature the Social Business field has become over the years and how plenty of the customers I talked to last year around Adoption were this year’s keynote or breakout speakers sharing their story, their journey, on becoming socially integrated enterprises.

2013 219

Pardon the Interruption … From Adaptation into Engagement by Luis Suarez #soccnx


So when the smart folks organising the overall event asked me whether I would like to be the closing keynote speaker for Day Two, I just couldn’t say “No!”,

2014 193

Business Can’t Succeed in a World That’s Failing


Later on next month, on September 21st, I will be participating, as one of the speakers , at the superb Joint Alumni Conference (a.k.a.

2012 241

Collaborative Thinking: New Policy, New Voice

Collaborative Thinking

As we integrate the research teams, I had a normal workload of documents and preparations for our Catalyst Prague event on top of the orientation and on-boarding activities. conference but in a role as moderator or speaker. Since the acquisition of Burton Group by Gartner, I have been pretty busy becoming acquainted with new colleagues and reconnecting with former Meta Group co-workers.

Policy 124

Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Keynote speakers sharing innovation stories from Kenya, Finland, and Canada were Daudi Were of Ushahid i, Marco Steinberg of the Helsinki Design Lab and Vanessa Timmer of One Earth. Integrated approaches are key, and an HDL Studio is a good way to start.

2013 182

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day Three


With Gil Yehuda as the moderator of the panel and David Schwartz , Mark Dowds , Ross Mayfield , Tim Young and Yoshi Maisami as the speakers; excellent and superb moderating done by Gil and slightly disappointed by the speakers, must admit.

2009 130

Social Connections VI – From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement, while #WOLWeek Kicks Off


Both the agenda and the speakers line-up are pretty impressive altogether. You can have a look into the links shared above for more details on each of the different sessions, and why I am so excited about the opportunity to participate as a speaker on a couple of the topics I am truly passionate about from over the course of the years. My goodness!

2014 172

Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Expert local and international speakers will present on topics that will help you understand and succeed with your SharePoint implementations, and add real world value to your organisation and businesses. Interesting.

2010 179

The Art of the Possible in London – with Automated Intelligence, Microsoft UK, and Others

Michael Sampson - Currents

Fiona Durham from Automated Intelligence talked about meeting corporate obligations in a cloud-first world, with an especial focus on financial services organisations and the need for data integrity, governance, and security.

2016 116

Kevin Cavanaugh: Read Pillar 4 of the 7 Pillars!

Michael Sampson - Currents

Kevin Cavanaugh, a Vice President at IBM, was one of the keynote speakers at the recent Lotusphere 2010 conference. while I applaud the relationship between Tungle and IBM for calendaring in Lotus Notes, I want to see much tighter cross-product calendaring integration within the IBM Lotus suite of products, especially Notes and Quickr, with follow-through to BlackBerry, iPhone and Android.

2010 104

IBM Connect 2013: Ed Brill on Reinventing the Inbox

Portals and KM

Helps you quickly locate the people and content you need through integrated access to social tools from IBM Connections and IBM Lotus Quickr® software, including profiles, activities, team places, and content libraries. IBM Docs also has integrated social features.

2013 194

IBM Lotusphere and IBM Connect 2011 – The Agendas #ls12 #ibmconnect


the overall quality of the lineup of speakers and the overall topics themselves as well. You can surely feel the vibe and the excitement building up nicely over the last few hours.

IBM 189

Marketing & Online Communities: One more thing.

Online Community Report

In addition to the fantastic final(mostly) agenda I posted last Friday , we have added 3 new speakers to the M&OC lineup: Joining Peter Friedman, CEO of LiveWorld, for the final panel "Integrating Customer Communities in to the Marketing Mix", will be: Carley Roney – The Knot.

Collaboration 2.0 Inside Electronic Arts

Collaborative Thinking

Specifically, we will look at our integrated social networking, knowledge management, community and search solution. Speaker - Bert Sandie , Director - Technical Excellence, Electronic Arts, Inc. Notes from a collaboration and social computing session at Enterprise 2.0 conference: The presentation will provide insight into EA's internal social collaboration strategy, successes and failures, solution, insights, best practices.