Tuesday, April 18, 2006

To the Iblog Summit Today

The 2nd Philippine Blogging Summit shall be today, Tuesday, April 18 at the U.P. College of Law, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City from 9 am to 5 pm. Same as last year, this event is FREE!

Here’s our program for this year’s event:

9:00 to 10:00
Keynote Message
by Rebecca MacKinnon, Global Voices

Trends and Technology for Filipino Bloggers
By Emil Avancena, DotPH


Parallel Tracks: Breakout sessions (2 Rooms)

10:30 - 12:00

Track 1: Political Blogging Panel
Panel Moderator: Atty. Fred Pamaos

Blogs and the battle for ideas: personalities and issues
by Manuel L. Quezon III
(According to MLQ3, “We have to address how people are concerned over how nasty the political debate is getting.”)

Blogging and Participatory Governance
by Davao City Councilor Peter LaviƱa

Track 2: Personal Blogging Panel
Panel Moderator: Noemi Lardizabal-Dado

Blogging for mere mortals
By Joel Yuvienco

Making your blog funny and humorous
by Anton De Leon

Shameless Self-Promotion: How to Be Heard in a Referral World
by Mike Abundo


1: 00 Keynote
Blogging and Podcasting as Tools for Political Education
By Dr. Ronald Meinardus, Friedrich Naumann Foundation


Breakout Sessions

1:30 - 3:00
Track 3: Legal Blogging Panel
Panel Moderator: Atty. Noel Oliver Punzalan

Speak No Evil?: Libel for Bloggers
by Atty. Marvin Aceron

Look Before You Link: Avoiding Plagiarism, Copyright Infringement and Other Pitfalls
by Atty. Bong Dizon

Track 4: Art & Literary Blogging Panel
Panel Moderator: Lionel Gonzaga

Write here, Write now: The Author as a Blogger
by Dean Alfar

Comic Books and Blogging
by Jonas Diego

Blogs as Teaching Tools
By Zarah Gagatiga


3:30 - 5:00
Track 5: Professional Blogging Panel
Panel Moderator: Atty. Ma. Elena Cardinez

Problogging: Professional Blogging and Blog Monetization
by Abe Olandres

Blogging as a Profession: From Full-Time Employee to Full Time Blogger
by J Angelo Racoma

Putting Search Engines to Work for your Blog
by Marc Hil Macalua

Tracking Blog Performance
by Charo Nuguid

Track 6: Media Blogging & Podcasting Panel
Panel Moderator: Ernesto Sonido Jr.

Blogging from a journalist’s point of view
by Ellen Tordesillas

Blogs as source for story leads
by Erwin Oliva

How to create, promote, and monetize podcasts
by Manuel Viloria

Use of Podcasting in Promoting Advocacy and Products
by Pocholo Gonzales and Brian Ligsay


5:00 Closing remarks, raffle, group picture taking

See you folks at iBlog2: The 2nd Philippine Blogging Summit!


Rizalist said...

It was a great pleasure finally meeting you Marv!

Btw, here are the text and WMV of CJ Art Panganiban on Liberty and Prosperity at the Supreme Court's Beta Web Site.

The Right to Prosperity!


marvin said...

The pleasure is likewise mine DJB.
Let's see how this "Right to Proseperity" sneaks its way into jurisprudence. Another one of those ugly decisions perhaps for Central Lawbooks to publish.

antonate said...

Hi! Marvin,
It is really a pleasure meeting you in the 2nd iblog summit at UP College of Law.
Our copyrighted
!e-library!A Century of Philippine Supreme Court Decisions 1901-present aand Philippine Laws were published with the caption "compiled for sale to the public with permission of the Philippine Supreme Court".
Before publishing it, CD copies were given personally to ff: Sen. Franklin Drilon, Sen. Kiko Pangilinan, Cong. Satur Ocampo, Ex-Cong. Sanidad. Now, the 2 CD's are very popular to different Colleges of Laws in the Philippines as well as to practicing lawyers.