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Net-Savvy Executive

The first was Social2011 , Radian6's first user conference ( #Social2011 ). Conferences and Meetups Back in 2007, I followed the back-channel conversation at the NewComm Forum using Internet Relay Chat ( IRC ). Now, of course, the back channel is always Twitter, and it sometimes threatens to overwhelm the front channel (the person on stage).

Mobile Necessary Now for Brand Relevancy

Geoff Livingston

Both GroupMe and Beluga were quite interesting, but GroupMe was easier to use , allowing for quick group set up, and back channel conversations within the company. See Geoff Livingston, Beth Kanter and Allyson Kapin tomorrow at the Innogive, Mobile Giving Applied Conference, Washington, DC on March 16, Mobile and Social Media Panel. Even Mike Tyson gets mobile media.

Social Pros Podcast – Scott Monty, Ford Motor Company

Convince & Convert

Do you think this whole social TV, whether it’s American Idol or Super Bowl or what have you, this back channel, we’re watching it with one eye, we’re tweeting it with the other eye, is that ultimately a good thing? Eric: Conferences are the same thing. When you’re on the stage at a conference, you have to. Me and your mama made you in the back.”

Social Pros Podcast – Scott Monty, Ford Motor Company

Convince & Convert

Do you think this whole social TV, whether it’s American Idol or Super Bowl or what have you, this back channel, we’re watching it with one eye, we’re tweeting it with the other eye, is that ultimately a good thing? Eric: Conferences are the same thing. When you’re on the stage at a conference, you have to. Me and your mama made you in the back.”

Decompressing Defrag

Net-Savvy Executive

The Twitter back channel ( #defragcon ) went nearly silent as a roomful of bright people struggled to keep up with a firehose of big ideas. Lunch with speakers, drinks with people who don't always have time to hang around at other conferences, and a crowd that can mix social trends, technology, math, science, politics, and whatever else they think of. Yeah, I'll be back.