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Meet your peers at the summit . . . IAOC International Conference 2008 - June 12-13 - 24.04.2008
Join us in Reykjavik, Iceland for the third annual conference of the International Association of Online Communicators (IAOC).
Meet your peers at the summit . . . IAOC International Conference 2008
The Online Communicators Summit Conference
June 12-13, Reykjavik, Iceland
Join us in Reykjavik, Iceland for the third annual conference of the International Association of Online Communicators (IAOC). Meet with your colleagues from Europe and the Americas at the conference where academics, practitioners and technology leaders present their latest ﬁndings and insights into online communication. The conference will comprise roundtable paper presentations, a keynote luncheon speaker and a panel discussion.
Peer-reviewed papers will be presented in roundtable fashion on Thursday and Friday. Attendees will have an opportunity to hear and interact with each presenter.
Papers and supporting materials will be available on IAOC’s website following the US and European conferences, and a selection of the best papers from both conferences will be published in a journal.
· “Radio 2.0 and research methodologies for web 2.0”
· “The CEO as Celebrity and Blogger: Is there a Ghost- writer in the Machine?”
· “Loud Voices, Silenced Voices; The Ethics of Online Content in Media Coverage of High Proﬁle Child Death and Child Disappearance cases”
· “Let’s Get Together: Options for Integrating Web 2.0 Collaborative Tools into the Workplace”
· “Issues of Organizational Commitment in the Era of the Virtual Office”
Thursday, June 12
2:30-3:45 Roundtable Paper Presentations
4:00-5:15 Roundtable Paper Presentations
5:30-6:30 Reception. Blackline Social Media Consulting will host a complimentary reception following the round- table sessions.
Friday, June 13
9:15-10:30 Roundtable Paper Presentations
10:45-11:45 Panel Presentation
12:00-1:30 Lunch and Keynote Speaker
Don’t miss the luncheon presentation by Peter A. Gloor on swarm creativity, collaborative innovation networks, and coolhunting. Gloor is a Research Scientist at the Center for Collective Intelligence, part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management. He was Mercator Visiting Professor at the University of Cologne, and is a lecturer at Helsinki University of Technology.
Philippe Borremans and Dee Rambeau will moderate a European/American panel discussion on International Online Communications using RSS and other social media tools. The discussion will include:
How to manage online collaboration on a global scale. Examples of organizations that are bridging oceans with social media. Eﬀective multi-language website tactics
Low-cost opt-in content delivery across time zones using RSS
Low-cost content distribution using RSS Internal crisis communications across times zones.
Hotel Holt - Reykjavik, Iceland
IAOC has a block of rooms at Hotel Holt, Bergstadastraeti 37, Reykjavík, Iceland (www.holt.is). Book your travel through LT Travel (air and hotel) with a $40 down payment (Iceland Air, payment due 45 days prior to travel).
Register Online Now
Registration is $199 for members, $299 for non-members.
For more information and online registration visit: http://iaoc2008.eventbrite.com/