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  1. Digital Vertigo to

    Book Reading on Saturday 10th March

    On the Internet, sharing is a trap. Today's digital cult of the social - which encourages us all to share our ideas, our habits, our friends, even our possessions on ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G, 4th floor (map)

  2. How to Be Yourself When Everyone Else Is Faking It to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    "Just be yourself" is great advice -- but it's time to drop that "just," because there's nothing simple about it. Our social existence is rooted in our humanity, but increasingly ...

    At Omni Downtown, Longhorn (map)

  3. Debate: Should Social Sites Allow Anonymous Users? to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Every new website that allows users to participate faces the same question: do you require users to use their real names? Facebook has taken a firm position that it will ...

    At Omni Downtown, Longhorn (map)

  4. Programming Social Applications to

    Book Reading on Saturday 10th March

    Services like Facebook and Google+ have ingratiated themselves into our online relationships through our social graphs. The problem is that the methods we use for connecting to each other is ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G, 4th floor (map)

  5. The Dark Side of Social Networks: Malware & Fraud to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    The popularity of Twitter and Facebook make them attractive targets for attackers. The viral features and open APIs make it an efficient medium for attackers. In this talk, we discuss ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon FG (map)

  6. No Rainy Days: Identity Protection in the Cloud to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Cloud computing has made the move from new concept to technology that your mother uses. We now are entrusting so many different types of data to the cloud from financial ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  7. SSO (Single Sign On): Why Does It Suck So Often? to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Single sign-on was a great promise: let the big identity providers handle authentication/identity, and your website gets all the benefits of a streamlined registration process for free! Anyone who has ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom A, 1st floor (map)

  8. On the Internet, Everyone Knows You're a Dog to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    As former Representative Anthony Weiner discovered the hard way, remaining anonymous in this hyper-social world is becoming nearlyimpossible. But what sucks for Anthony Wiener has been great for conversations on ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol A-D, 3rd floor (map)

  9. Personal Identity Management: Why It Matters to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 11th March

    The marketing ecosystem as it stands is unsustainable. Consumers don’t trust marketers to respect their privacy, and unfortunately, marketers have done a poor job explaining how data is collected, managed ...

    At InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, Assembly Room (map)

  10. Robot Panelists, AI and the Future of Identity to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    In the future, we aren't going to fight the robots, we're going to become the robots. In fact, it may be even sooner -- like, now. We’ll have an AI-powered ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Citadel (map)

  11. Saying Good Bye to Your Digital Self to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    April 2011: Friendster announces they would delete their entire database of user photos, posts, and profiles. This was met with an outcry from long-lost members who were not ready to ...

    At Omni Downtown, Capital Ballroom (map)

  12. Gaming Tools Kids Want to Use to

    Panel on Tuesday 13th March

    Limited choices exist when kids seek to author, not just play, their own video games. If video games are on track to topple film as the last big media mammoth, ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 203 (map)

  13. Creating an Internet of Entities to

    Panel on Tuesday 13th March

    The Internet today consists of a morass of partial and redundant content: the ~17m businesses and POI in the US, for example, are duplicated over 1.2 billion website across over ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside I & II (map)

  14. Social Media Boundaries: Personal/Personnel Policy to

    Panel on Tuesday 13th March

    As our networks expand, our profiles get more public, and our work requires a human face, where do we draw the line between personal and professional identities online? How do ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Salon A (map)