Agenda : INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE (Barcelona 2007)


Two Conferences!: Registered delegates to the Internet Dating Conference also receive complimentary admission to the Social Discovery Conference, also taking place at the Meliá Barcelona Hotel. Click here for the Social Discovery Conference Agenda.


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09:45 AM
Monday - October 1, 2007
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
Barcelona B Room
 
08:00 AM -=-=-=-=- Registration / Exhibit Hall opens
 
08:20 AM Marc Lesnick
(The Conference Organizer)
Opening remarks
 
08:30 AM Lars Hinrichs
(CEO & Founder)
XING.com
Business/Social Networking in Europe: Current & Future Trends
 
09:15 AM Nate Elliott
(Senior Analyst: European Digital Homer)
Jupiter Research
European Online Personals and Social Networking Market Overview
 
09:45 AM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Barcelona Room / Sala 1A)
 
10:30 AM Chris Seth
(Managing Director UK)
Piczo
European Consumer Generated Content in Social Networking Sites
 
11:00 AM Ray Owens
(International Sales Director)
LTU Technologies
Handling Objectionable Image and Video Content on EU Social Networking Websites
 
11:30 AM Lorenz Bogaert
(CEO & Co-Founder)
Netlog
Localized European Social Networking: Recognizing the Diversity Across Europe
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
(La Cascada Restaurant)
 
 
 WORKSHOP
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
Barcelona B Room
 
01:30 PM Massimo Ciociola
(Iberia & Latam Regional Director)
Dada.net
Business Modeling for Social Networking: From Dating to UGC Through Scalable Social Advertising
 
02:00 PM Michael McQuown
(President & Owner)
Thunder Road
Working Revenue Models for European Online Personals & Social Networking
 
02:30 PM Vahe Baloulian
(Director)
Red Planet Gaming
Outside the Box Thinking: Ideas to Increase Revenue for an Online Dating Business in Europe
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Barcelona / Sala 1 room)
 
 
 SOFTWARE WORKSHOP
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
 
03:30 PM Ross Williams
(CEO)
White Label Dating
The Threats and Opportunities of White Label Dating for the Dating Industry in Europe
 
04:00 PM Nikita Sherman
(President)
Mamba
Online Dating Software, Social Networking Software and Online Networking in Russia
 
04:30 PM Matt Colebourne
(CEO)
coComment
Conversation Tracking Technologies: How to Improve Networking in a UGC World
 
05:45 PM -=-=-=-=- Cocktail Reception
(Complimentary Hors D'ouvres with 2 Drink Tickets)
 
07:45 PM -=-=-=-=- End of Day 1
 
 
Tuesday - October 2, 2007
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
Barcelona B Room
 
09:00 AM Ralf Ziemes
(VP & Co-Founder)
Imageloop

Ayham Gorani
(CEO)
WidgetLabs GmbH
Enabling Social Networks for User Generated Photo and Video Content
 
-=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Barcelona / Sala 1 room)
 
10:30 AM John Samson
(Director)
Snoopy
Affiliate Marketing to France & Germany: How to Get the Most Out of Your European Social Networking & Online Personals Campaigns
 
11:15 AM Gary Beal
(Head of Search and Training)
Stickyeyes
Top 21 European SN and Personals SEO Tips for 2007
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
(La Cascada Restaurant)
 
 
 MOBILE WORKSHOP
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
Barcelona B Room
 
01:30 PM Sabine Irrgang
(COO and Co-Founder)
Gofresh GmbH / itsmy.com
Mobile Social Networking & Online Dating in Europe
 
02:00 PM Suzanne Flood
(Sales & Business Development Manager)
dotMobi
Mobile Domains for European Social & Dating Networks
 
02:00 PM Sabrina Lee
(Innovation Manager, Consumer Internet Services & Platforms)
Vodafone
Working With the European Mobile Operator - How to Get Your Innovative Social Network and Internet Dating Ideas to Fly
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Barcelona / Sala 1 room)
 
 
 PANEL
Meliá Barcelona Hotel
Barcelona B Room
 
03:30 PM Harald Kratel
(COO)
Parship.de

Sabrina Lee
(Innovation Manager, Consumer Internet Services & Platforms)
Vodafone

Michael Jones
(President)
Userplane

Michael McQuown
(President & Owner)
Thunder Road

Said Amin
(CEO)
World Singles / NicheClickMedia

Additional Panelists To Be Announced
The Online Dating Industry and Social Networking Industry in Europe - Issues from Executives and Management
 
 
05:30 PM -=-=-=-=- Conference Adjourns
 


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