Day One

Monday, June 15, 2015

Yoga at the St Julien or Morning Walk / Run on the Boulder Creek Path


Charting the Future of the BBI

A Panel Discussion with the Big Boulder Initiative Board of Directors

Data, Ads and Twitter

An Interview with Twitter’s President of Global Revenue and Partnerships

Morning Break

Navigating Your World One Reviewer at a Time

An Interview with Yelp's Director of Business Development


A Panel of Sports Leagues and Networks Discuss the Role of Social Data in Their Operations

Academic Rock Stars

A Panel of Academic Rock Stars Discuss the Challenges Creating New Frontiers in Academic Research Using Social Data


Data-Driven Record Sales

An Interview with HANSON / 3CG Records

Sounding Off

A Panel of Musicians and Record Labels Discuss Social Data Use Cases in the Music Industry

Data, Network, and Crowd Science

A Panel of Data Scientists Discuss How Social Data is Changing Network and Communication Science with Online Collaborative Methods

Afternoon Break

Business Development at LinkedIn

An Interview with LinkedIn’s VP of Business Development

Law, Policy, Ethics, and Trust

A Panel of Industry Experts Discuss the Gray Areas Around the Ethical Use of Social Data

Day One Wrap-Up

A Summary of Key Themes from the Day

Cocktails at the St Julien

All Attendee Dinner at West End Tavern

Day Two

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Sunrise Hike at Chautauqua Park


Welcome to Day Two!

The Evolution of a Social Platform

An Interview with Foursquare’s COO

The Mind of a Marketer

An Interview with Mindshare’s Chief Strategy Officer

What's Getting Funded

A Panel of all-star VCs Discuss What’s Getting Funded within the Social Data Industry and Why

Morning Break

Programmatic Data-Driven Advertising

A Panel of Agencies Discuss How Big Players Use Social Data to Drive Performance through Programmatic Ad Spend

Driving Actionable Insights

A Panel of Leading Brands Discuss How Brands are Using Social Data to Drive Sales and ROI


What's In a Pin

An Interview with Pinterest’s Head of Product Marketing

Social Data for Social Good

A Panel of Researchers Discuss How Organizations are using Social Data to Drive Socially Positive Outcomes

Thoughts from Big Boulder

A Summary of Key Themes from the Event

Historical Tour of Downtown Boulder