Personal Democracy Forum 2008 Sessions

Session Grid

Time Session Name Track Location Attending?
8:30 AM
Ends: 8:40 AM
Welcome Remarks

18 notes
Rose Theater Log in
8:40 AM
Ends: 9:00 AM
Come Together Now: The Internet's Still Unrealized Potential

13 notes
5.0 stars
Rose Theater Log in
9:00 AM
Ends: 10:00 AM
A Conversation with Elizabeth Edwards

12 notes
5.0 stars
Rose Theater Log in
10:10 AM
Ends: 10:45 AM
The Future of the Internet: And How to Stop It

2 notes
4.0 stars
Rose Theater Log in
10:30 AM
Ends: 11:10 AM
A New Media System? Or Old Wine in New Bottles?

15 notes
5.0 stars
Rose Theater Log in
11:10 AM
Ends: 11:25 AM
Visualizing the Political Blogosphere

12 notes
4.0 stars
Rose Theater Log in
11:25 AM
Ends: 11:40 AM
When Worlds Collide: Social Media, Mainstream Media and Politics

11 notes
Rose Theater Log in
11:40 AM
Ends: 12:20 PM
A New Activist System? The Changing Role of the Net-roots and the Right-roots

9 notes
Rose Theater Log in
12:20 PM
Ends: 12:45 PM
Politics As If Everybody Can Participate

10 notes
Rose Theater Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
ElectionMall presents: On-Demand Politics: 2.0

1 note
Breakout Room C Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
Yahoo presents: Advertising Pros share tips to help non profit and advocacy orgs build communities through online advertising and marketing.
Yahoo presents: Advertising Pros share tips to help non profit and advocacy orgs build communities through online advertising and marketing.

Breakout Room D Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
Covering the "Click-ocracy": Tracking the Internet's Impact on Politics and Journalism
Four top online political reporters will discuss how they view the net's role in politics 2008, how they use the web to do their work, and whether there is something distinct th...
9 notes
Rose Theater Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
Building and Using the World LIVE Web
The web is itself becoming a platform for robust, user-generated LIVE media. New tools are making it incredibly easy for anyone to live-blog anything, using everything up to and...
8 notes
The Allen Room Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
Making "ONFFline" magic: Converting online "friends" to on the ground activists (Skills track)
The line between online and offline participation in politics is disappearing, hence the new term "ONFFline," coined by techPresident's Josh Levy. On this panel, four experts in...
5 notes
Breakout Room A Log in
2:00 PM
Ends: 3:15 PM
Data Geeks Unite! Building the new tools for getting out the vote, getting out the corruption, and going hyper-local
Four experts in web services and data aggregation will showcase their offerings, ranging from sophisticated new voter file tools to services mashing up all kinds of data on infl...
2 notes
5.0 stars
Breakout Room B Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
AOL Presents: Beyond Blogs: Online Political Advertising in 2008

2 notes
Breakout Room D Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Reinventing political media (the rise of semi-pro journalism?)
You don't need a license to practice journalism, and more and more non-professionals are making news. In the process, gatekeepers are disappearing and a much more vibrant and me...

Rose Theater Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Building a Better Debate, With and Without TV
This session will explore new approaches to the candidate debate or forum format, and discuss how best to marry new technologies to the older ones. What are the realities of put...
1 note
The Allen Room Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
The internet fundraising frontier: How to generate a "money bomb"
Hear from three top experts in different aspects of internet-powered fundraising. In recent years, we're seeing more self-organizing "money-bombs," be they the ones Ron Paul's s...
3 notes
Breakout Room A Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Mobile politics: How to unblock the future
Is mobile about to finally take off in the U.S. in politics and advocacy? What obstacles are holding mobile politics back? This panel of experts will cover: * State of the tec...
2 notes
Breakout Room B Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Profiles in Anti-Competition
What allowed a guy named Craig who had a list to transform it into one of the biggest sites on the Internet? What allowed 2 guys with a garage as a work space to build one of th...
2 notes
4.0 stars
Breakout Room C Log in
5:00 PM
Ends: 6:15 PM
Closing Plenary: Inside the Presidential Campaigns: What Worked, What Didn't

8 notes
Rose Theater Log in
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