July 16 - Day 1
Time Event
6:30am Day One Breakfast
7:00am Welcome to BlogHer '08
7:15am "Speed Dating" for BlogHers
8:30am MommyBlogging: Is MommyBlogging Still a Radical Act?
Who We Are: Introversion, Blogging and BlogHer
What We Do: Taking Care of Business
What We Believe: Top-notch Political Opinion Commentary
How We Communicate: FAQs for Beginning Bloggers
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: Green/Social Change and Food/Entertaining
Room of Your Own: Entertainment Bloggers and Twenty-Something Bloggers
9:45am Lunch
10:45am Who We Are: Race and Gender: What are the lessons of 2008
What We Do: DIY Content Syndication and Promotion
What We Believe: How To Take Names and Be Taken Seriously as a Political Blogger
How We Communicate: Why Bloggers (Even Non-Programmers) Benefit from Participating in Open Source Projects
MommyBlogging: Public Parenting & Privacy
Room of Your Own: The "Mother Load" and
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: Style/Fashion and Travel
12:30pm Who We Are: Blogging with a Global Perspective
What We Do: Writing Workshop
What We Believe: Two Concurrent Sessions: Progressives & Conservatives
How We Communicate: Video Blogging
MommyBlogging: Mirrors: Ours, the Media's, Our Cultures' and Our Kids'
Room of Your Own: Funding & Incubation Opportunities and Women Entrepreneurs
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: Personal Finance/Career and Sex & Relationships
2:30pm The BlogHer Community Keynote
4:00pm Welcome Reception
10:00am Lunch
July 17 - Day 2
Time Event
8:00am Break
12:00pm Break
1:45pm Break
5:00am Morning Yoga, brought to you by:
6:15am Breakfast
7:30am Morning Keynote: HybridMedia: How we will all work together to build a converged-media future
8:45am Who We Are: Women Without Children and the Blogosphere
What We Do: Pursuing Your Passion Never Gets Old
What We Believe: Beautiful Blogging and Positive Posting
How We Communicate: Building Traffic via Content and Community
MommyBlogging: The Commercial Momosphere: Policies, Ethics and Outreach
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: Home/Garden and Crafts/DIY
Room of Your Own: Talking About War & Peace/Who Better Serves Women Like You: Obama or McCain?
11:45am What We Do: There's More to Monetization than Advertising
What We Believe: Tools for Online Fundraising and Activism
How We Communicate: Photography
MommyBlogging: Blogging About Our Children with Special Needs
Who We Are: "Coming Out" via Blog
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: BlogHims and Health/Fitness
Room of Your Own: BFD Blog and Feminism & Gender Meet-ups
1:15pm Who We Are: Can You Take Back Naked Blogging?
What We Do: Blog to Book Redux
MommyBlogging: When the Road To Motherhood Is Anything But Smooth: Infertility, Adoption and Miscarriage Bloggers
What We Believe: Blogging Community as Healing Force
How We Communicate: Open Source Participation: How to advance to the next level
Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Ups: Queer BlogHer and Boomers & Beyond
The First BlogHer PhotoWalk and Room of Your Own: Chicago Bloggers plus one slot available
2:30pm Break
3:15pm Closing Keynote: Living the Truman Show
4:30pm Closing Reception


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