Speaking Engagements 2006

Le Web 3 - Paris, Dec 11-12, 2006Le Web 3. Paris, December 11-12, 2006. Speaking on "Our second life: are digital worlds creating a virtual life better than our real life?" Register online. [Update Dec 7: Regrettably, I've had to withdraw from the conference due to conflicting commitments.]

Engaging With Challenging Stakeholders - London, Dec 5-6, 2006Engaging With Challenging Stakeholders. London, December 5-6, 2006. Speaking on "Stakeholder engagement and emerging technologies" Register online.

Delivering the New PR - London, Nov 10, 2006Delivering The New PR. London, November 10, 2006. Fifth (and final) in the series of one-day conferences organized by the University of Sunderland. Presenting on business podcasting. Download event brochure (PDF).

PRWeek Forum - Meriden, UK, Nov 6-8, 2006PRWeek Forum. Meriden, UK, November 6-8, 2006. Interactive workshop on "Dealing with the online crisis" Register online.

Melcrum Strategic Communication Management Summit UK 2006 - London, England, October 18-19, 2006Strategic Communication Management Summit 2006. London, October 18-19, 2006. Organized by Melcrum. Presentation "Using new technologies to re-energize internal communications." In addition, I’m leading a pre-conference half-day workshop "How to use social media to create genuine employee engagement," October 17.

Delivering the New PR - Edinburgh, Sept 13, 2006Delivering The New PR. Edinburgh, September 13, 2006. Fourth in the series of one-day conferences organized by the University of Sunderland. Presenting on business podcasting.

IBC Euroforum 'The Web of Tomorrow' - Stockholm, Sweden, September 5-6, 2006The Web of Tomorrow. Stockholm, Sweden, September 5-6, 2006. Delivering a keynote presentation "How to prepare for the communication of the future." In addition, I’m leading a half-day pre-conference workshop "How to produce and use a podcast," September 4.

future of journalism - amsterdam, june 28, 2006Future of Journalism / Ethics in Journalism. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28, 2006. Panel presentation "The age of gatekeeper journalism is over." [I recorded the whole event, available as two podcasts.]

2006 innovative marketing conference - new york city, usa, june 8-9, 20062006 Innovative Marketing Conference. New York, USA, June 8-9, 2006. Organized by Corante and the Center on Global Brand Leadership. Moderator for panel discussion "The Changing Face of PR" and co-presenter and -producer of a series of conference podcasts: interviews with many of the speakers.

iabc international conference 2006 - vancouver, canada, june 4-7, 2006IABC 2006 International Conference. Vancouver, Canada, June 4-7, 2006. Leader of panel discussion "Organizational Communication 2.0" and co-presenter and -producer of a series of conference podcasts: interviews with speakers, organizers and attendees.

podcast day 2006 - cologne, germany, may 24, 2006Podcast Day 2006. Cologne, Germany, May 24, 2006. Participant in panel discussion "Corporate communication: New ways with podcasts and blogs."

delivering the new pr - london, may 12, 2006Delivering The New PR. London, May 12, 2006. Third in the series of one-day conferences organized by the University of Sunderland. Presenting on business podcasting. [I recorded interviews with some of the conference attendees, available as a podcast.]

summit for the future on risk 2006 - amsterdam, may 3-5, 2006Summit for the Future on Risk 2006. Amsterdam, May 3-25, 2006. Participant in panel discussion "Corporate Governance & Political and Economical Risk ."

iaoc seminars - usa & belgium, march & june 2006IAOC Seminars, March 24 and June 16, 2006. Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, USA, and Brussels, Belgium. Co-delivering the keynote presentation at both events, via Skype for the US one and physcially there for the Belgium one, each recorded and made available as podcasts: Valley Forge | Brussels.

Enhancing your Intranet with New Technology, UK, March & April 2006Enhancing your Intranet with New Technology. Manchester and London, March 30 and April 6. Leading full-day workshops. [My summary of both sessions.]

New Communications Forum 2006 - Palo Alto, USA, March 1-3, 2006New Communications Forum 2006. Palo Alto, California, USA, March 1-3, 2006. Co-leading "Podcasting 101" half-day pre-conference workshop; moderating panel discussion "New Media Case Studies – Blending New Communications & MSM."

Delivering The New PR – How Blogs, Podcasts and RSS Can Work For You - Manchester, UK, February 15, 2006Delivering The New PR. Manchester, February 15, 2006. Second in the series of one-day conferences organized by the University of Sunderland. Presenting on business podcasting.