Program

Thursday Sept 30, 2010

0800 – 2300 Guests Arrival, Registration and Check-in to Hotel

Friday Oct 1, 2010

0900 – 1800 Penang Heritage Tour (limited to 40 pax)

1900 – 2300 Welcome Dinner hosted by Ministry of Tourism Malaysia

Saturday Oct 2, 2010

0900 – 0930 Pleasantries and Welcome Speech cum presentation of gifts (at level 5, theater 2)

0930 – 1030 Keynote Address by Prof. Peter Herford

1030 – 1100 Tea Break

1100 – 1200 Social networking sites and micro-blogging: Synergy or threat to the blogosphere?

1200 – 1300 Lunch Break (at Ground Floor Cafeteria)

1300 – 1630 **Breakout Sessions Part 1 (at Level 2)

1300 – 1400 Multimedia blogging and its future (Room 11) ~ by Podcaster John Ong & Willy Commercial Blogging – How to get your blog noticed?(Room 6) ~ by Mr Alvin, OMY Singapore Tactical Technology Collective workshop 1: Video screening of “10 Tactics” [notes] (Room 2)
1415 – 1515 Journalistic values for documenting events via your blogs (Room 11) ~ by Ms Masjaliza Hamzah, CIJ Malaysia. 部落掘墓,电台超渡 (Room 6) ~ by 张吉安 (Mandarin) Tactical Technology Collective workshop 2:  Video screening of “ONO” [notes] (Room 2)
1530 – 1630 Use of New Media in Education (Room11) ~ by Wawasan Open University & Shantou University Mr Jeremiah Foo Speed Up Your Blog With Content Delivery Network (CDN) (Room 6) ~ by Mr Chan, CEO OF Exabytes Tactical Technology Collective workshop 3: Security and Privacy Awareness [notes] (Room 2)

1800 – 2000 Dinner Hosted by Penang State Government @ Wawasan Open University

2000 – 2230 2010 Mybloggercon Awards (at level 5 theater 1)

2300 – 0200 Party till drop

Sunday Oct 3, 2010

0900 – 1000 Country Reports: the changing faces of social media (at level 5 theater 1)

1000 – 1030 Tea Break

1030 – 1200 New Media: New frontiers of Politics

1200 – 1300 Lunch Break

1300 – 1630 **Breakout Sessions Part 2 (at level 2)

1300 – 1400 Organising people in the cyber and real world (Room 11) ~ Htaike Htaike, Kounila Keo, Mark Agana Workshop: WordPress Multisite (Room 6) ~ by Mr Chan, CEO of Exebytes Tactical Technology Collective workshop 1: Video screening of “10 Tactics” [notes] (Room 11)
1415 – 1515 Internet freedom and responsibilities (Room 11) ~ by South East Asia Media Legal Defense Network Empowering Media Technologies (Room 6) Tactical Technology Collective workshop 2:  Video screening of “ONO” [notes] (Room 11)
1530 – 1630 Is Creating audio and video content for blogs really that difficult? (Room 11) ~ by Mr Jeremiah Foo and Sam Hui Photography and travelogue through blogs  (Room 6) Tactical Technology Collective workshop 3: Security and Privacy Awareness [notes] (Room 11)

1700 – 1800 Wrap up and Bye bye.

Monday October 4, 2010

Departure Day

**the facility can accommodate multiple concurrent breakout sessions, the program will be updated from time to time.