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Techonomy Media Posts Schedule for Live Streaming Video from Sessions at Techonomy 2012 on November 11-13, 2012



  • Sunday, November 11:
    • 3:00 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. MTLet's Get Started!: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 3:10 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. MTThe End of Offline: Susan Athey, Harvard; Douglas L. Gilstrap, Senior Vice President, Head of Strategy, Ericsson; Robert Hormats, Under Secretary Economic Growth, Energy and The Environment, U.S. Department of State; David Sze, Partner, Greylock Partners; Moderator: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 3:50 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. MTHumanity Enhanced: Ray Kurzweil, Founder, Kurzweil Technologies; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 4:15 p.m. – 4:25 p.m. MTThe Human Face of Big Data: Rick Smolan, President and CEO, Against All Odds Productions
    • 4:25 p.m. – 5:05 p.m. MT The Forest for the Trees: The Meanings of Data: Lars Björk, QlikView; Gil Elbaz, CEO, Factual; Vivek Ranadivé, CEO, TIBCO; Rick Smolan, President and CEO, Against All Odds Productions; Moderator: Justin Fox, Harvard Business Review
    • 5:05 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. MTThe Internet's Fantastic Four: Alec Ellison, Jefferies; Steve Hasker, President, Global Media Products and Advertiser Solutions, Nielsen; Mark Mahaney, analyst; Moderator: Eric Savitz, Forbes
    • 8:45 p.m. MTConversation & Performance: Richard Thompson, songwriter, performer; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
  • Monday, November 12:
    • 8:35 a.m. – 8:40 a.m. MT180° Shifts: Ray Kurzweil, Founder, Kurzweil Technologies
    • 8:40 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. MTCloudpreneurs: Bertil Chappuis, Senior Partner, McKinsey
    • 8:50 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. MTGeo-engineering: Who Decides, and Who Benefits?: David Keith, Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics, Harvard; Andrew Parker, Research Fellow Science, Technology and Public Policy Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Moderator: Jeff Goodell, Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone
    • 9:20 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. MTWhy it Matters that the GDP Ignores Free Goods: Erik Brynjolfsson, Director, MIT Center for Digital Business
    • 9:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. MT180° Shifts: Doreen Lorenzo, President, frog; David Haussler, Director, Center for Biomolecular Science and Engineering, UCSC
    • 9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. MTIntelligence, Leadership, and Command: Joseph Tucci, Chairman & CEO, EMC; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 10:25 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. MTA Glimpse at the Next Generation: Sujay Tyle, VP, Business Development, Scopely; Sheel Tyle, Associate, NEA; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 10:40 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. MT180° Shifts: Stephen Hoover, CEO, PARC; Christopher T. Mikkelsen, Co-founder and Director, Refugees United Foundation
    • 10:45 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. MTCan the U.S. Stay Competitive? Retaking the High Ground in Applied Technology: John Kao, Chairman, Institute for Large Scale Innovation; Pradeep Khosla, Chancellor, UC San Diego; Vish Nandlall, CTO & Head of Strategy and Marketing, Ericsson North America; Padmasree Warrior, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, Cisco; Moderator: Zachary Karabell, President, River Twice Research
    • 11:25 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. MTSocial is an Enterprise Feature: Hugo Sarrazin, Senior Partner, McKinsey
    • 11:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. MTMaking Sense of a Changing China: Robert Hormats, Under Secretary Economic Growth, Energy and The Environment, U.S. Department of State; Zachary Karabell, President, River Twice Research; Gary Rieschel, Qiming Venture Partners
    • 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. MTTechonomy Labs
    • 2:45 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. MTA Report from Techonomy Detroit: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 2:55 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. MTShopping Outside the Box: The Intersection of Data and
    • Dollars: James Barrese, CTO, PayPal; Dan Schulman, Group President, Enterprise Growth, AmEx; Gibu Thomas, SVP of Mobile and Digital, Walmart; Moderator: Erick Schonfeld, DEMO
    • 3:30 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. MT180° Shifts: Ryan Anderson, Herman Miller; Karen Tse, International Bridges to Justice
    • 3:40 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. MTWhere's My Robot?: Rodney Brooks, Founder, Chairman and CTO, Rethink Robotics; Andy McAfee, Principal Research Scientist, MIT; Moderator: John Markoff, Journalist, New York Times
    • 4:15 p.m. – 4:25 p.m. MTCollaborative Consumption and the Sharing Economy: Arun Sundararajan, NYU
    • 4:25 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. MT180° Shift: Dan Bartlett, President and CEO, Hill + Knowlton Strategies
    • 4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. MTTechonomy Labs
  • Tuesday, November 13:
    • 9:35 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. MTThe SunSaluter, One Year On: Eden Full, Roseicollis Technologies
    • 9:45 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. MT – Corporate Shape-Shifting and Tech-Based Transformation: John Donovan, Senior Executive Vice President, Technology and Network Operations, AT&T Steve Felice, President, Dell; Sandra Kurtzig, Chairman and CEO, Kenandy; Moderator: Matthew Bishop, The Economist
    • 10:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. MTManufacturing the Future: The Next Era of Global Growth and Innovation: James Manyika, Senior Partner, McKinsey
    • 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. MTAmerica's Economic Opportunity in a World of Services: Michael Capellas, Chairman, VCE; Bradford Jensen, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; Ambassador Miriam Sapiro, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative; Moderator: Zoë Baird, President, Markle Foundation
    • 11:00 a.m. – 11:05 a.m. MT180° Shifts: Sam Stathis, Founder and CEO, Theometrics
    • 11:05 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. MTThe Uploaded Life: Paramemory and Information Magnetism: Gordon Bell; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy
    • 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. MTThe Facebook Effect, Continued: David Fischer and Sam Lessin, Facebook; Interviewer: David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy

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