Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at Web 2.0 Summit 2008 (schedule subject to change).

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Grand Ballroom
8:30am A Conversation with Paul Otellini John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Paul Otellini (Intel Corporation)
9:10am High Order Bit - Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly (Wired)
9:20am A Conversation with Ralph de la Vega Michael Arrington (TechCrunch), Ralph de la Vega (AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets)
9:50am The Future of Health Marc Hodosh (TED MED, X PRIZE), Carol McCall (Humana Inc. ), Joanna Mountain (23andMe), Daniel Kraft (Stanford Medical School)
11:00am High Order Bit - LTG. Jeffrey Sorenson Jeffrey A. Sorenson (U.S. Army)
11:20am The Media Business: New Approaches Ken Auletta (The New Yorker), Joel Hyatt (Current TV), Evan Williams (The Obvious Corporation)
11:55am WattzOn Personal Energy Audit Saul Griffith (Other Lab)
12:10pm High Order Bit - Jesse Robbins Jesse Robbins (Orion Labs)
1:45pm A Conversation with Mark Zuckerberg John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook)
2:15pm Cloud: The Apps Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Paul Maritz (VMware, Inc.), Marc Benioff (salesforce.com), Kevin Lynch (Adobe), Dave Girouard (Google Enterprise)
3:00pm A Conversation with Jack Klues John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Jack Klues (VivaKi)
4:00pm Launch Pad John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Chris Albinson (Panorama Capital), Michael L. Goguen (Sequoia Capital), Todor Tashev (Omidyar Network), Patrick Chung (New Enterprise Associates), Erik Straser (MDV-Mohr Davidow Ventures)
5:00pm A Conversation On The Future Of Music with Chris DeWolfe and Edgar Bronfman John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Chris DeWolfe (MySpace), Edgar Bronfman Jr. (Warner Music Group)
12:15pm Lunch - Sponsored by Adobe
Room: Garden Court
7:30am Continental Breakfast
Room: Sunset Court
10:30am Break - Sponsored by Enterprise Ireland & IDA Ireland
Room: Gold Ballroom
3:30pm Break - Sponsored by CareerBuilder.com
Room: Gold Ballroom
8:30am-9:10am (40m) Conversation
A Conversation with Paul Otellini
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Paul Otellini (Intel Corporation)
TBD
9:10am-9:20am (10m) High Order Bit
High Order Bit - Kevin Kelly
Kevin Kelly (Wired)
TBD
9:20am-9:50am (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Ralph de la Vega
Michael Arrington (TechCrunch), Ralph de la Vega (AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets)
TBD
9:50am-10:30am (40m) Other
The Future of Health
Marc Hodosh (TED MED, X PRIZE), Carol McCall (Humana Inc. ), Joanna Mountain (23andMe), Daniel Kraft (Stanford Medical School)
TBD
11:00am-11:20am (20m) High Order Bit
High Order Bit - LTG. Jeffrey Sorenson
Jeffrey A. Sorenson (U.S. Army)
TBD
11:20am-11:55am (35m) Panel
The Media Business: New Approaches
Ken Auletta (The New Yorker), Joel Hyatt (Current TV), Evan Williams (The Obvious Corporation)
TBD
11:55am-12:10pm (15m) High Order Bit
WattzOn Personal Energy Audit
Saul Griffith (Other Lab)
MacArthur Fellow, Dr. Saul Griffith will demonstrate a new, free digital application that allows anyone to more broadly understand their real energy footprint. The rich online audit calculates personal energy consumption from flying, driving, powering a home, eating, shopping, working and even one’s share of the energy necessary to make our society function.
12:10pm-12:15pm (5m) High Order Bit
High Order Bit - Jesse Robbins
Jesse Robbins (Orion Labs)
TBD
1:45pm-2:15pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Mark Zuckerberg
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook)
TBD
2:15pm-3:00pm (45m) Panel
Cloud: The Apps
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Paul Maritz (VMware, Inc.), Marc Benioff (salesforce.com), Kevin Lynch (Adobe), Dave Girouard (Google Enterprise)
TBD
3:00pm-3:30pm (30m) Conversation
A Conversation with Jack Klues
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Jack Klues (VivaKi)
TBD
4:00pm-5:00pm (1h) Launch Pad
Launch Pad
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Chris Albinson (Panorama Capital), Michael L. Goguen (Sequoia Capital), Todor Tashev (Omidyar Network), Patrick Chung (New Enterprise Associates), Erik Straser (MDV-Mohr Davidow Ventures)
This year, we continue the tradition of Launch Pad at Web 2.0 Summit. VCs and the audience will provide real-time feedback to participating companies.
5:00pm-5:30pm (30m) Other
A Conversation On The Future Of Music with Chris DeWolfe and Edgar Bronfman
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Chris DeWolfe (MySpace), Edgar Bronfman Jr. (Warner Music Group)
TBD
12:15pm-1:45pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch - Sponsored by Adobe
7:30am-8:30am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast
10:30am-11:00am (30m)
Break: Break - Sponsored by Enterprise Ireland & IDA Ireland
3:30pm-4:00pm (30m)
Break: Break - Sponsored by CareerBuilder.com

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  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • Enterprise Ireland
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  • IDA Ireland
  • Juniper Networks
  • Microsoft
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Yahoo! Inc.
  • Accenture
  • CareerBuilder.com
  • iQuestions.com
  • Searchme
  • Socialtext
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  • Microsoft
  • MySpace.com
  • Mohr Davidow Ventures
  • New Enterprise Associates
  • Omidyar Network
  • Panorama Capital
  • Silicon Alley Insider
  • Topix
  • Wired

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