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Canadian conferences

  1. 1. Canadian conferences<br />Вероника Орловская<br />
  2. 2. meshwest<br />http://www.meshconference.com<br />Canada’s leading online conference, mesh explores how the Internet is changing how we live, work and play. mesh is divided into four streams – media, society, business and marketing – to provide an overall of the key trends, issues, companies and tools. mesh is designed to be interactive and engaging with attendees being as much of the programming as speakers.<br />There are five founders:<br /><ul><li>Mark Evans – Principal, ME Consulting
  3. 3. Mathew Ingram –Senior Writer, GigaOm.com
  4. 4. Mike McDerment – CEO, FreshBooks Online Invoicing
  5. 5. Rob Hyndman – business lawyer, Hyndman | Law – @rhh
  6. 6. Stuart MacDonald – entrepreneur, marketer, founder Expedia.ca
  7. 7. First Started in 2005
  8. 8. Known as world-class conference
  9. 9. Has sections: Society |  Media |  Business |  Marketing
  10. 10. Regular admission is $639 </li></li></ul><li>Most interesting sections<br />Marketing Panel<br />How Do You (Or Can You) Measure Online Influence?withDavid Armano, Valeria Maltoni and others Not that long ago, it seemed like quantity was the key focus when it came to social media. It was based on the idea of using social media platforms to blast out to as many people as possible. Now, quality has become all important and, as a result, “influencers” are seen as a valuable and necessary asset. So how do you measure the online “influence” of someone? Is the focus on influencers valid? If so, what is their role and impact, and how should they be approached and embraced?<br />Business Panel<br />The Business of Apps with Kevin Restivo, Farhan Thawar and Ingrid Kelly How do companies approach the app-ication of the world? Do they need an app? How do you make apps resonate? How do you compare the value of an app versus other engagement tools? What’s the future of Internet when applications are developed to live in a proprietary universe created by Apple, Google, etc. What is funding like? What are the paybacks? Is everything old new again. The business of software on the Web? How a particular sector? <br />Society Workshop<br />LinkedIn and Facebook – Does privacy exist on the web? The Business User’s Guide to Privacy in LinkedIn and FacebookA workshop session withDominic Jaar Join us for a hands-on session to guide you through how to manage privacy on LinkedIn and on Facebook. <br />Media Workshop<br />Why We Created an iPad Magazine and What We LearnedA workshop session withGeoff Teehan Geoff Teehan, co-founder of design firm Teehan+Lax, talks about how and why his firm created an iPad news magazine called TweetMag and what they learned in the process.<br />
  11. 11. interlink<br />http://interlinkconference.com<br />This international web design conference welcomes website architects, usability specialists, project managers, marketing coordinators, web developers, website designers and any other online professional that wants to meet others in the industry and get inspired.<br />Talk shop with web designer and publisher of 8Faces, Elliot Jay Stocks. Meet up with Ethan Dunham of FontSpring.com. Attend interactive workshops with Meagan Fisher, Dan Rubin, Simon Collison and Patrick Lauke. Just when you think the day is done, Shawn Johnston is going to throw an after party.<br />All this takes place in a state-of-the-art Theatre for the Performing Arts at Capilano University in North Vancouver.<br />

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