Friday, 3rd of June 2011

Friday is dedicated to opening the conference and setting the scene from a society viewpoint*


15.30 Registration

16.00 Welcome and introduction to the conference, Jan Schallaböck – ULD

16.10 Video address, Tim Berners-Lee - W3C

16.30 Following Social Advertising in the United States, Aleecia M. McDonald (Slides)

17.00 Lessons learned from Social Networking in Egypt, Amr Gharbeia – Technologist and

17.30 Coffee break

18.00 Keynote: Who needs Facebook anyway? – privacy & sociality in Social Network Sites, Ronald Leenes – Tilt and PrimeLife Project

18.30 Public Roundtable: From society to technology

Implementing an interoperable, privacy-aware, and decentralized social network:

  • Fabrizio Sestini – European Commission
  • Francesca Bria – Imperial Business School
  • Ade Oshineye – Google
  • Ilya Zhitomirskiy – Diaspora
  • Seda Gürses – K.U. Leuven
  • Amelia Andersdotter – Pirate Party Sweden
  • Moderation: Geraldine de Bastion – Digitale Gesellschaft

20.00 Pretzels and wine in the lobby

* Friday will also see an internal preconference meeting:
10.00 to noon  W3C WebID Incubator Group meeting


Saturday, 4th of June 2011

Saturday will deliver position paper presentations and discussion on the future of the Social Web, then transforming into an open space in the later afternoon.


9.30 Morning coffee and registration

10.00 W3C-Workshop: Federated Codebase: Lessons Learned

11.15 Coffee break

11.45 W3C-Workshop: Federated Social Architectures and Protocols

13.00 Lunch

14.00 W3C-Workshop: Privacy on the Federated Social Web

16.00 Introduction to the Open Space – talks & hacking

16.30 Coffee break

17.00 1st Open Space Slot (up to 3 in parallel)

17.45 Short break

18.00 2nd Open Space Slot (up to 3 in parallel)

19:00 Break

22.00 Barbecue at the Wireless community weekend at C-Base

23.00 Joint event “Wireless community meets Federated Social Web Europe 2011″

24.00 Party & Hack-night, if you like


* Presentation of accepted position papers (roughly 5-10 min each + 30 min Q&A per panel). Final confirmation of speakers pending for most of the slots mentioned above.

Sunday, 5th of June 2011

On Sunday, we will continue the open space and wrap up in the afternoon.


9.30 Morning coffee, introduction and updating of the Agenda

10.00 3rd Open Space slot

10.45 Short break

11.00 4th Open Space slot

11.45 Lunch

13.00 5th Open Space slot

13.45 Short break

14.00 Wrapping up & Closing talk

15.00 End of the Federated Social Web Europe 2011

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