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Pre-Commerce Summit on March 8, 2012

By Aaron Strout | Mar 03, 2012

We are proud to announce the line up of our 2nd annual, Pre-Commerce Summit, an event that features leading brands and technology providers talking about the future of the digital and social space. Hosted by Pre-Commerce author and WCG CTO/chief media officer, Bob Pearson, the day will be filled with big ideas, practical information and deep insights.

Here is a quick video from Bob Pearson on the power of “pre-commerce”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1tCxHzVMWU[/youtube]

The event is this upcoming Thursday, March 8 from 12-5:30 PM (with a cocktail reception ensuing). The detailed list of the days events are below.

Time Presentation Speakers
12:00 – 12:30 PM Pickup lunch and find seats NA
12:30 – 12:45 PM Pre-Commerce Welcome Bob Pearson, WCG
12:45 – 1:30 PM What’s Next: The Future of Pre-Commerce and Corporate Communications Bob Pearson & Gary Grates, WCG
1:30 – 1:40 PM Transforming Entertainment with Transmedia Experiences (TED Talk) Jim Stewartson, Fourth Wall Studios
1:45 – 2:30 PM The Future of Social Health Greg Matthews, WCG (moderator)
Bryan Vartabedian, M.D.
Michelle Polz, Sanofi Diabetes
Jody Schoger, blogger
2:30 – 2:40 PM Increasing Productivity in Customer Care with Social Interactions (TED Talk) Dave Evans & Jan Ryan, Social Dynamx
2:45 – 3:30 PM The Future of Customer Engagement Aaron Strout, WCG (moderator)
Anthony Price, Michaels Stores
Joel Granoff, SAP
Andy Sernovitz, Socialmedia.org
Meg McCabe, Aetna
3:30 – 4:15 PM Analytics, Research, and Measurement in the Modern Media World Tim Marklein, WCG (moderator)
Mason Nelder, Verizon
Steve Blackmon, Ravel
Travis Bradley, Sysomos
4:15 – 4:25 PM Mobilizing Global Health (TED Talk) Rick Valencia, Qualcomm
4:30 – 5:15 PM The Future of Content and Video Paul Dyer, WCG (moderator)
Becky Brown, Intel
Tim Bahr, NextWorks
David Witt, Hersheys
Jim Stewartson, Fourth Wall
5:15 – 5:30 PM Closing Remarks Bob Pearson/Gary Grates, WCG
5:30 – 7:00 PM Cocktail Reception NA

If you’re interested in one of the late remaining seats, sign up here.