Schedule: Sponsored Sessions sessions

The sponsored sessions track features topics presented by Web 2.0 Expo sponsors and exhibitors. These sessions are open to all attendees with a badge.

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Location: 1A05
Christopher David (Sony Ericsson), Kichiro Kurozumi (Sony Ericsson)
Average rating: **...
(2.71, 7 ratings)
In the session, Sony Ericsson will address these issues and the opening up of mobile development which will benefit the consumers as well as web and mobile developers and UI designers. Today’s mobile phones are evolving fast to keep up with the consumer requirements. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Sumit Chawla (Microsoft), Tim Wise (Domino's Pizza LLC)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Rather than being forced to use some language or framework you don’t need otherwise, why not just keep using the ones you are familiar with now ? In this session, we will step thru a series of demonstrations where non-Microsoft open source programming technologies (like Php or Java) and tools are used natively to create cloud computing solutions with the Azure Services platform. Read more.
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Location: 1A05
Mike Lewis (Awareness)
Average rating: ***..
(3.67, 12 ratings)
Walk through real-world examples of how to track a social media ROI and simplify metrics. Read more.
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Location: 1A05
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
If you think mashups are just a cool technology for the consumer web, you might be missing out on a real opportunity to lower development costs and reduce IT backlog. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Dave Wolf (Cynergy)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
For years we architected software as a highly scalable distributed model. We moved the right parts of the architecture to the right parts of our network and onto the right kinds of hardware. Yet we never did this with arguably the most important part of software, the user experience. We expected a mobile executive to work through the same experience as a school kid or an at home mom. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Jeff Schick (IBM)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Social software isn't just for college kids anymore. Connecting communities of business people - colleagues, customers, and business partners - has emerged as a key way to drive innovation, become more competitive, and work smarter. Read more.
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Location: 1A05
Schoeller Porter (Wolfram Alpha LLC)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Wolfram|Alpha is a platform for democratizing access to information, enabling the discovery of insight and knowledge from the financial markets to the locations of stars over Timbuktu. Explore the breadth and depth of Wolfram|Alpha and see how the Wolfram|Alpha API can enrich your web, mobile, and desktop applications. Read more.
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Location: 1A05
Collaboration workloads are perfectly suited for the cloud - providing solutions that drive effective collaboration and communication. Built on open web 2.0 technologies, IBM LotusLive collaboration solutions and social networking services allow businesses to manage projects, securely share information and communicate - inside and outside your company. Read more.
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Location: 1A03
Debra Louison Lavoy (Open Text)
Average rating: ***..
(3.80, 5 ratings)
Social Media is increasingly recognized as a valuable tool in developing and executing business strategy across industry types. In this session, you will learn how to create a social media plan that supports your business strategy and, more importantly, how to build in the right metrics to measure results vital for continued upper management support. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Peter Laudati (Microsoft Corp)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
Learn how to build an HD video streaming solution with IIS and Silverlight – all tied together neatly with your PHP code. Among the cast of characters you'll find FastCGI, IIS Smooth Streaming, Expression Encoder, DeepZoom and more. Come experience how PHP is a first class citizen when playing with Microsoft technologies & tools, whether your solution is web or RIA. Read more.
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Location: 1A05
Pete LePage (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Internet Explorer 8 has support for many HTML5 features, but do you know what they are or how to use them? We’ll do a quick overview of those features, see how they’re supported and then dive into the code and see real examples of how they work. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Michael Reynolds (SpinWeb), John Limbocker (Limbo Vision, Inc.), Janine Soika (Verio Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
This breakout will focus on how you can leverage Social Media to increase your search engine optimization (SEO) programs to attract new customers. You’ll learn what you need to know about search engine technology and social media to maximize your SEO results. Read more.
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Location: 1A01
Andy Schroepfer (Rackspace Hosting)
Small businesses and large organizations alike are wiping out server infrastructure and going the service route. The trend toward NoMoreServers is gaining momentum. Server huggers should give their servers one last hug because hosting and cloud computing service providers are becoming the largest purchasers of servers. Read more.
Sponsors
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Awareness
  • Blue Kiwi Software
  • Ericsson Labs
  • Jive Software
  • Layered Technologies, Inc.
  • Neustar, Inc.
  • OpenText
  • Opera Software
  • Overtone
  • Qtask
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Sony Ericsson

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