How can the new proximity-based photo app Color and the concept of “elastic networks” apply to amplified and hybrid events? We consider how space, proximity and flexibility in social networks might play a role in amplified events.
What happens when your official event Twitter account gets blocked from your event hash tag search results? We explain the pitfalls and the work arounds we tried out when this happened to us at the JISC Conference 2011.
Find out more about the amplification strategy behind the JISC Conference 2011, including analysis of some of the key decisions which could set future trends.
We analyse the changes imposed on the Twitter archiving service Twapperkeeper by Twitter, including the removal of export and API functions. We look for alternatives and consider the impact of the move on amplified events.
Amplified conversations can be huge, complex beasts stretching over several days, weeks or even months. We consider how these conversations can be curated and reused usefully for future users.
We reflect on the benefits of the event amplifier acting as a speaker’s assistant, and describe the experience of participating in a virtual card trick with a speaker in Spain.