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The Power of Peer
October 5–6, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada

Monday, October 4
6:30 pm
Welcome Reception and Buffet Dinner (dinner at 7:00 PM)

Tuesday, October 5
7:30 am


8:30 am
Conference Welcome
8:40 am
Conference Overview
Dr. David Reed, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
9:00 am

Cores, Bridges, and Global Structure: Macro-Scale Peer Networks
Dr. John Kelly, Found and Lead Scientist, Morningside Analytics

9:40 am

Work and the Open Source City: Evolving Structures of Work and Place
Dr. Laura Forlano, Postdoctoral Associate, Human Computer Interaction Lab, Cornell University

10:20 am
10:50 am

Member-Oriented Management Systems
Mr. Ted Rybeck, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Benchmarking Partners

11:30 pm

Personal and Global: How Deep Media Has Transformed the Power of Storytelling and Entertainment
Ms. Susan Bonds, President and Chief Executive Officer, 42 Entertainment

12:10 pm

Museum Futures
Dr. Anthony Shelton, Director, UBC Museum of Anthropology

12:40 pm
Members' Working Lunch
1:40 pm

Designing Applications and Services for Our Social Nature
Ms. Lili Cheng, General Manager, Future Social Experiences (FUSE) Lab, Microsoft

2:45 pm

Peer Production and Public Policy
Mr. Brian Behlendorf, Founding Member, Apache Software Foundation

3:00 pm
3:30 pm

The Language Is the Dictionary
Ms. Erin McKean, Chief Executive Officer, Wordnik

4:00 pm

The World Is Becoming More Responsive (but It's Not There Yet)
Dr. Riley Crane, Postdoctoral Fellow, Human Dynamics Group, MIT Media Lab

4:40 pm

Mr. John Perry Barlow, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board

7:00 pm
Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, October 6
7:30 am


8:30 am
TTI/Vanguard Announcements
8:45 am
Trust Is the New Black
Mr. Craig Newmark, Founder, craigslist
9:30 am

Trust, Collaboration, and Innovation in Virtual Environments
Dr. Fernando Flores, President, National Innovation Council for Competitiveness, Government of Chile

10:15 am
10:45 am

Dimensions of a Learning Network
Mr. Stephen Downes, Senior Researcher, National Research Council of Canada

11:15 am

Citizen Science: Using the Wisdom of the Crowd to Advance Human Knowledge
Dr. Jordan Raddick, Education Director, Institute for Data-Intensive Engineering and Science, Johns Hopkins University

11:50 am

Handshake: Extending MITRE's Reach
Dr. Donna Cuomo, Chief Information Architect, Center for Information and Technology, MITRE

12:20 pm

Twilight of the Nation State
Mr. John Perry Barlow, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board

12:50 pm
Members' Working Lunch
2:00 pm

Collaborative Software Development in the 21st Century
Mr. Chris Wanstrath, Co-Founder, GitHub

2:45 pm

Reputation Is the New Black … Box
Dr. David Fetherstonhaugh, Behavioral Economist, IDEO

3:30 pm
Conference Reflections
Dr. Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:00 pm
Close of Conference
7:00 pm

Thursday, October 7

7:00 am


7:45 am
Field Trip to TRIUMF, Brain Research Centre, and Institute for Computing, Information, and Cognitive Systems
8:30 am
10:15 am
Brain Research Centre
11:45 am
12:45 pm


1:00 pm
Depart for airport or return to hotel

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