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NeVC: Curate The Cloud. How Too Much Information puts Humans Back In Charge.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT

by Steven Rosenbaum [http://www.steverosenbaum.magnify.net/] is the author of Curation Nation an exploration of the emerging phenomenon of human organization and publishing of content. He is also the founder of Magnify.net and the creator of MTV News Unfiltered. Steven will...

NeVC: "Social Media, Curating, and Convening: Getting Value from Group Interaction"

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 11:00 am EDT

Clay Shirky [http://www.shirky.com/] is the author of Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations (2008) and Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age (2010) and studies the effects of the Internet on society. Clay will speak on...

NevC: "Out of this World: Virtual Worlds in Government"

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT

Paulette Robinson leads the Federal Consortium for Virtual Worlds, government, industry, and academia interested in virtual world use for confronting and solving common issues and is the Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning for the Information Resources Management College...

NeVC: Robin Good: 'How to Achieve More Mind Reach' while increasing your reputation and creating something of value

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 11:00 am EDT

Robin Good http://www.masternewmedia.org/ is an independent new media publisher, who has converted his professional skills and interests into a self-publishing career. He also curates on Google’s Farmer Panda Update and how to recover from it. Robin will speak on Tuesday,...

NeVC: Using social media in learning and co-learning

Monday, October 17, 2011 at 11:00 am EDT

Howard Rheingold [http://www.rheingold.com] is an internationally syndicated author of the weekly Tomorrow column, author of best-sellers Virtual Reality and The Virtual Community, and editor of best-seller The Millennium Whole Earth Catalog. He will kick off the NeVC2011 on...

NeVC: A Framework for Decision Making

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 4:50 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Beth Raney, Rhonda Conlon, Jerry Thomas, Anne Adrian

A Framework for Decision Making--Most of the problems that we face today are complex. Traditional, and more linear approaches to decision making are inadequate for addressing these issues. This session will help participants to categorize problems, and to use approaches for...

NeVC: 3D Immersive Educational Opportunities in Second Life

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:55 pm EDT - Presented by H. Marissa Stone, LuAnn Phillips

3D Immersive Educational Opportunities in Second Life-- With continued budget cuts, F2F programming is not always feasible. 3D immersive environments may serve as a practical, inexpensive, and efficient mode of delivery for existing F2F programming. In the last 60 days,...

NeVC: How to engage clientele effectively using social media technologies

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:55 pm EDT - Presented by Chris Canjar, Betsy Tracy, Mindy McCulley, Richard Phelps, Melissa Goodman, Steve Garner, Kristin Goodin

How to engage clientele effectively using social media technologies--Technology is continually evolving and Extension personnel need to know how to use social media technologies in an effective and engaging manner. Anyone can have a Facebook page, group, etc.; knowing how to...

NeVC: Leveraging the Educational Potential of Online Networks

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Anne Adrian, Karen Jeannette

Leveraging the Educational Potential of Online Networks--This interactive session will encourage discussions around how we have worked in the past, how we are working now, and how people use online networks to communicate, learn, and work. Specifically, we will be...

NeVC: Incorporating Sense of Place, Values, and Personal Perspectives into Extension Teaching and Learning

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shari Dann, Sanford Smith, Mike Reichenbach, Allyson Muth

To address the non-tangible or tacit elements of learning and behavior, panelists will present four methods to help educators and participants in extension programs gain a better understanding of their and others’ values and perspectives that color a learning situation. The...

NeVC: Mediated Conversation with Nancy White

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 1:55 pm EDT

Join the conversation which will follow up the the keynote immediately before.

NeVC Keynote: Me, We and the Network: Weaving Participation

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 1:00 pm EDT

National eXtension Virtual Conference Keynote by Nancy White. Digital tools give us new ways of "being together" for work, learning and even play! While we used to think in terms of our "communities" or associations, we now have access to a wide range of...

NeVC: Engaging Communities with Photovoice & Participatory Video

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 11:55 am EDT

Engaging Communities with Photovoice & Participatory Video—This workshop will provide an overview of photovoice and participatory video which are two participatory based research methods that are part of a growing interest in using creative, dynamic tools with people...

NeVC: Using a Blog to Reach Master Gardeners

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 11:55 am EDT - Presented by Julie Weisenhorn

Using a Blog to Reach Master Gardeners-- The Master Gardener Program has been part of Extension since 1972 and communication methods have evolved across county lines - and across state lines. Today, we must communicate statewide and nationwide - quickly. Social media tools are...

NeVC: An unusual diversity conversation to think and work differently

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Kathy Lechman

An unusual diversity conversation to think and work differently-- This seminar suggests discrimination stems from one having a position of privilege over another. Regarding racial discrimination, privilege typically resides on the side of whites, or those accepted as white....