Ignite Web 2.0 Expo NY (sponsored by .CO)

Location: Empire Ballroom
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(3.80, 20 ratings)

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If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? What if you only got 20 slides and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Around the world geeks have been putting together Ignite nights to show their answers. Hosted by conference co-chair Brady Forrest.

Ignite Presenters and Topics

  • Dr. Alex Kilpatrick on “Defeating Big Brother — How to Fool Biometric Sensors”
  • Paul Marcum will do a talk on “Turn On, Weigh In, Tweet Out: Twitter as Your Body Sensor API
  • Aaron Schildkrout & Brian Schechter on “How the Interview Saved Dating”
  • Amanda Parkes to talk about “Phrases of the Kinetic: Organicism and Transformation from Robots to Biofuels”
  • Dan Rollman will tell you “How to Get Rich on the Internet: Making Dozens of Dollars Online”
  • Esther Dyson is set to explain “What you can and can’t learn from your genes”
  • George Haines will reveal “The Srsly Global Classroom”
  • Jonah Peretti to regale you with “The Art and Science of Digital Cold Reading”
  • Krystal D’Costa will show you what’s in your cup of joe in “The Anthropology of Coffee”
  • Lara Lebeiko to cycle through “A History of Biking”
  • Mark Drapeau will pass out… er, pass along… info on “Successful Social Networking While Intoxicated”
  • Mike Dewar will show us “Visualizing the Afghan War Diary”
  • Mike Rugnetta to entertain us with “My Little Rights Management Story”
  • And finally, Molly Crabapple will give us “DIY Empire: A How to”

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Ariel Jatib
09/29/2010 5:56am EDT

awesome event. great time. inspirational and fun.

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Bob Kosovsky
09/27/2010 6:59pm EDT

One of the best Ignites I’ve attended. It had a nice mix of serious, frivolous, funny talks, as well as stuff that made you think. Everyone seemed to have really rehearsed, minimizing embarrassing or “dead” moments. Well put together. Brava, Tikva and staff.

saravanan mani
06/14/2010 4:29am EDT

If the slide contains the screen designs,Better i will explain the way we built the structure with the web2.0 standard

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