Schedule

Day 1 - 09/20/2011 Print
Last updated on 09/09/2011
8:30am
Welcome



8:40am
How Serendipity Brought us Here


Participants:
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - Great Neck, New York

8:50am
The Hybrid Vigor of Ideas


Participants:
Becky McCray (@BeckyMcCray) - Hopeton, Oklahoma

9:00am
How 140conf LA Changed My Life


Participants:
Cheryl Lawson (@Partyaficionado) - Tulsa, Oklahoma

9:10am
Build Community Your Own Way
No More "You're doing it wrong!"

Participants:
Ryan E. Cole (@ryanecole) - Wichita, Kansas

9:20am
Living with Joy in the State of Now


Participants:
Shellie Couch (@Taegus) - Hutchinson, Kansas

9:30am
City Kid Among the Cattle
How Twitter Connects Me to Another World

Participants:
Sheila Scarborough (@SheilaS) - Round Rock, Texas

9:40am
Small Town Girl's Guide to Staying Connected


Participants:
Melissa Gilliam (@MilliGFunk) - Colorado Springs, Colorado

9:50am
Start Something
How Twitter has opened our world to include the world

Participants:
Tomi Ann Foust (@BBBSRenoCounty) - Hutchinson, Kansas

10:00am
Creating a Community of Cooperative Competitors


Participants:
MB Linder (@mbl) - Dallas, Texas

10:10am
Using Your Company for Social Good


Participants:
Mark Vierthaler (@AgHipster) - Dodge City, Kansas

10:20am
Not a Mommy Blogger, but a Farmmy Blogger


Participants:
Val Wagner (@wagfarms) - Monango, North Dakota

10:30am
Becoming a Content Expert on Twitter


Participants:
Janice Person (@JPlovesCOTTON) - Memphis, Tennessee

10:40am
For Small Town Tourism, Social Media is like Winning the Lottery


Participants:
Leslie McLellan (@LeslieMcLellan) - Lake Arrowhead, California

10:50am
7 Reasons to Jump Off the Corporate Wheel and Invest in Small Town America


Participants:
Katie Lukens Pinke (@katpinke) - Wishek, North Dakota

11:00am
Do It a Lot, or Do It a Little, but Just Do It
Bringing Life to Your Social Media Experience

Participants:
Gigi Belmonico (@GigiBelmonico) - Kansas City, Missouri

11:10am
Taking Online Conversation to Real Life... and keeping it going


Participants:
J.D. Patton (@jdpatton) - Wichita, Kansas
Jennifer Lynn Keller (@JenniferLKeller) - Wichita, Kansas
Naomi Shapiro (@superdumb) - Wichita, Kansas

11:25am
Small Town: Big Ideas


Participants:
Douglas E Stewart (@dscweb) - Tulsa, Oklahoma

11:35am
In We we trust


Participants:
Ron J Williams (@ronjdub) - Brooklyn, New York

11:45am
Selling Your Soul


Participants:
Jay Ehret (@JayEhret) - Waco, Texas

11:55am
Lunch



1:00pm
Taking Charge! with Twitter


Participants:
Dorothy barnett (@takechargeks) - Lawrence, Kansas

1:10pm
How Twitter Helped a Country Girl Turned City Girl Reconnect with her Country Roots


Participants:
Gloria Bell (@gloriabell) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1:20pm
"Population 485" to "Eastern Standard Tribe"
Small Town Becomes World Metropolis

Participants:
Dennis Deery (@DDeery) - Menomonee, Wisconsin

1:30pm
9 Tips for Successful Social Media Networking


Participants:
Kurt Mantonya (@HappyTrailsKurt) - Lincoln, Nebraska

1:40pm
The Nut-Burger Next Door
The Creative Class in Small Towns

Participants:
Patsy Terrell (@patsyterrell) - Hutchinson, Kansas

1:50pm
The need for followers IRL


Participants:
Allen R. Gibson (@starmediaguy) - Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

2:00pm
Bring a tweep to lunch


Participants:
Todd Randall Jordan (@Tojosan) - St. Charles, Missouri

2:10pm
We teach them to drive...


Participants:
Cody Heitschmidt (@codyks) - Nickerson, Kansas

2:20pm
Instant Communication Classrooms


Participants:
Tammy Thorn (@threegypsies) - Castle Rock, Colorado

2:30pm
Making the Most of Online Education Options


Participants:
Mary Klaebel (@mklaebel) - Memphis, Tennessee

2:40pm
Raising Digital Media Literate Kids


Participants:
Bill Genereux (@billgx) - Clyde, Kansas

2:50pm
Our kids will spend the rest of their lives in the future
Are we getting them ready?

Participants:
Kevin Honeycutt (@kevinhoneycutt) - Hutchinson, Kansas

3:00pm
My job taught me to follow my passion


Participants:
Jen Lee Reeves (@jenleereeves) - Columbia, Missouri

3:10pm
Getting the message out locally about human trafficking


Participants:
Jennifer White (@JenWPortraits) - Andover, Kansas

3:20pm
From Carisbrook to Hutchinson
Sharing my travel experiences one tweet at a time

Participants:
Kerwin McKenzie (@mskonfa1990) - Neenah, Wisconsin

3:30pm
Share Your World


Participants:
T-Rave (@t_rave) - Kansas City, Missouri

3:40pm
Media for IN THE NOW!


Participants:
James Lowe (@jiggyjaguar) - Salina, Kansas

3:50pm
3-Continent Parish


Participants:
Jon Swanson (@jnswanson) - Grabill, Indiana

4:00pm
Techno Challenged Mom goes Viral to Help Son


Participants:
Laura Girty (@LauraGirty)

4:10pm
How my Peace Corps daughter bridged offline and online


Participants:
Linda Gregory (@lgphotography) - Wichita, Kansas

4:20pm
Taking your relationships offline


Participants:
Kate Canterbury (@guavalicious) - Columbia, Missouri
Scott Wendling (@CommercialScott) - Columbia, Missouri

4:35pm
Surviving Incest in a Small Town
and How Social Media Gave Me the Courage to Speak Openly

Participants:
Joe Cheray (@wildheart4vr) - Topeka, Kansas

4:45pm
Social Outreach to Joplin, Missouri, and the Nation


Participants:
Kirstie Smith (@joplinchamber) - Joplin, Missouri

4:55pm
Activism: Using social media for crisis management


Participants:
Fernando Fonseca (@fjfonseca) - Lisbon, Portugal

5:05pm
Weather and news reporting via Twitter


Participants:
Shane Helton (@nwoweather) - Woodward, Oklahoma

5:15pm
Bringing the 140 Characters Conference Home
Organizing a Local 140conf

Participants:
Deb Brown (@debworks) - Hampton, Iowa
Greg Falken (@GregF) - Tuolumne, California

5:30pm
Closing


Participants:
Becky McCray (@BeckyMcCray) - Hopeton, Oklahoma
Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - Great Neck, New York



Day 1 - 09/20/2011 Print
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