SF Online Community MeetUp is the free monthly gathering of online community managers, enthusiasts, and innovators to meet and discuss tools and strategies for building and managing effective communities.
Join the OCTribe Meetup for a panel discussion on the evolving state of online communities and the key role that shapes them – the Community Manager. Specifically, the panel will discuss:
A look back at the early history of online communities, the first community managers, and the key inflection points in the evolution of online communities and social media A discussion about the current state of online communities and the role of the community manager and team A look ahead to strategic opportunities (and challenges) facing online community managers An open discussion about the resources and support needed to take the practice of online community building to the next level Panelists include: Randy Farmer (http://twitter.com/frandallfarmer), Community Pioneer and O'Reilly Author; Scott Moore (http://www.twitter.com/scottmoore), Formerly of Schwab Foundation and WikiAnswers; Maria Ogneva (http://twitter.com/themaria), Yammer (http://www.twitter.com/Yammer).
Moderator: Bill Johnston (http://twitter.com/billjohnston), Autodesk
*Please note our new Meetup time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Here are all the ways you can take part in the event! Feel free to participate in any and all of these ways:
Follow the action on Twitter: hashtag: #octribe (http://search.twitter.com/search?q=octribe).
Join the San Francisco Online Community MeetUp group on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=5153873869)
Thanks to our generous sponsor, the Iron Cactus, for providing refreshments.
Hope to see you there!
Location: 525 Brannan Street, Suite 300 San Francisco, CA