Posts Tagged ‘Chris Anderson’

Rolling into town this week is Kevin Werbach’s Supernova at Mission Bay #SN09, Scott Kirsner’s Building Audiences at BAVC, and Ken Goldberg’s Future of the Forum at UC Berkeley.  Meanwhile in Vegas, the International Film & Music Festival Summit will be training screeners and festival directors, chatting about programming strategies and brainstorming the future role of festivals […]


It would have been great to go to the Hollywood Radio and Television Society (HRTS) Digital Chiefs luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza with Bob Iger, Disney, Jason Kilar, Hulu, Jonathan Miller, News Corp, Chad Hurley, YouTube, and Chris Anderson, Wired, but I just couldn’t get down to LA today.  So I did the […]


There were whirlygigs and whatchamacallits and inspiration abounding.  Lots of eyes on the sky, with softer, more mellower play play play.  And definitely not the crowds expected.  Last year, 65,000 attended, this year felt healthy but light.  Less lines, more fun.  If you’re thinking of going, go.  The price is right, even discounted at Radio […]


85,000 geeks of all ages are expected to bike, walk, ride and fly to Maker Faire at the San Mateo County Expo Center this weekend, SS 5/30-31 10-8/5.  (By contrast 50,000 are expected at #E3)  It’s quite a cultural happening, well-suited for Silicon Valley, home of innovation. Detailed schedule of activities at http://www.makerfaire.com/bayarea/2009/schedule/all/index.csp.   If […]


SXSW audio just in from Scott Kirsner of Variety: Building Your Audience Online:  www.scottkirsner.com/SXSWaud-panel.mp3 Film Financing, Creative Commons Plus Licensing..:  www.scottkirsner.com/SXSWbreakfast.mp3 Scott’s new book, Fans, Friends & Followers:  Building an Audience & Creative Career in the Digital Age available soon with interviews with Mike Chapman of Homestar Runner, etc.  His books always chock full of actionable […]