Allstate Insurance’s Use of Social Media. Speaker and Roundtable Discussion Leader. Business Development Institute. New York, November 2009.
Coverage: Allstate Insurance’s Social Media Case Study at BDI Event, at Inside the Marketers Studio – David Berkowitz’s Marketing Blog
Bullseye Marketing: Precision Targeting on the Social Web. Panelist. BlogWorldExpo. Las Vegas, October, 2009.
Coverage: “Listening to better advice than money can buy from @hksully @marciahansen @lizstrauss and @davepeck #bwe09” tweetamar, 6:32 PM Oct 16th, 2009.
Brands & Blogs: What’s Working? What’s Next? Panelist. Marketing to Moms 2009. Chicago, October 2009.
Real User Huddle. Panelist. Brand Camp 2009. Chicago, September 2009.
Blogger Outreach and Online Public Relations. Panelist. Type-A-Moms Conference. Asheville, NC, September 2009.
Allstate Social Media. Interview at Web 2.0 Expo. San Francisco, April 2009.
TechWebTV. Allstate turns to mix of fun UGC and social nets for lead gen. [link to YouTube video]
Search and Social Media. Unconference discussion topic leader. Social Media Business Council. New York, April 2009.
Digital Technologies and WAC/WID. College Composition and Communication Conference. Speaker. New York, March 2007.
Re/Mixing Literacies: A technology and writing workshop for teachers and students. Workshop leader. Prairie Lands Writing Project Writing Day, March 2007.
No Mean Feat: Taking a ‘Nuanced Response’ Approach to the use of Digital Tools. Keynote speaker. Prairie Lands Writing Project, Missouri Western State University, February 2007.
Introduction to Blogging II. Workshop leader. Columbia Literacy Academy, University of Missouri Columbia, January 2007.
Introduction to Blogging. Workshop leader. Columbia Literacy Academy, University of Missouri Columbia, November 2006.
How to Blog, Feed, and Flick: an introductory workshop for teachers on network literacy. Workshop leader. Prairie Lands Writing Project, Missouri Western State University. September 2006.
How to Blog, Feed & Flick. Speaker. Missouri Writing Project Network Retreat. University of Missouri Columbia, August 2006.
Blog Talk. Speaker. Missouri Writing Project Summer Institute. University of Missouri Columbia, June 2006.
Fully Functional Professional Writing: From Technology-in-Use to Technology-Rich Professional Writing. Speaker. Computers and Writing Conference. Texas Tech, May 2006.
Demystifying Shakespeare: Curricular Reform in a Multimodal Age. Speaker. English Graduate Student Association Conference. University of Missouri Columbia, February 2006.
The Power of the Public Word: Blogging in Writing Class. Speaker. Write to Learn 2006 Conference. February 2006.
Writing with Computers. Speaker. University of Missouri Teachers of English (MUTE). University of Missouri Columbia, October 2005.
Results May Vary: Good, Better & Best Assignments and Assessments for Weblogs. Speaker. Computers and Writing Conference. Stanford University, June 2005.