Agenda : INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE (Prague 2005)



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Thursday - September 22, 2005
Zeurich Rooms 2, 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
08:00 AM -=-=-=-=- Registration / Exhibit Hall opens
 
08:20 AM Marc Lesnick
(The Conference Organizer)
Opening remarks
 
08:30 AM Marc Simoncini
(CEO)
Meetic
Keynote Address: The Online Dating Industry in Europe: Its Growth and Trends
 
09:15 AM Alex Burmaster
(European Internet Analyst)
Netratings
Metrics for the Online Dating Market in Europe
 
09:45 AM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Zeurich Foyer)
 
10:30 AM Kerim Baran
(Founder & CEO)
Yonja.com
Online Dating and Social Networking in Turkey
 
11:00 AM Jan Becker
(CEO)
FriendScout24
The German Online Dating Market
 
11:30 AM Christian Vollman
(Director)
iLove/MyFriends.de
Internet and Mobile Dating in Germany
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
 
 
 WORKSHOP
Zeurich Rooms 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
01:30 PM Nick Davis
(Director Of Marketing)
Mobestar

Eythor Arnaulds
(VP of Content)
Enpocket
Wireless / Mobile Dating in the E.U.: How to Market to the Mobile Masses
 
 EXHIBITOR SEMINAR SERIES
Zeurich Room 2 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
01:30 PM Gateway
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: Gateway
 
02:00 PM Thomas Technologies International
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: Thomas Technologies International
 
02:30 PM Userplane
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: Userplane
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Zeurich Foyer)
 
 
 WORKSHOP
Zeurich Rooms 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
03:30 PM Marek Moskor
(Art Director)
RobertNemec.com
Improving Web Design and Usability
 
 
 EXHIBITOR SEMINAR SERIES
Zeurich Room 2 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
03:30 PM Mobestar
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: Mobestar
 
04:00 PM Omniture
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: Omniture
 
04:30 PM 2000 Charge
Exhibitor
Product Showcase: 2000 Charge
 
05:45 PM -=-=-=-=- Cocktail Reception
(Complimentary Hors D'ouvres with 2 Drink Tickets)
 
07:45 PM -=-=-=-=- End of Day 1
 
 
Friday - September 23, 2005
Zeurich Rooms 2, 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
09:00 AM Morten Wagner
(Director of Marketing)
Update on the Scandanavian Singles Market
 
09:45 AM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Zeurich Foyer)
 
10:30 AM Frederic Bien
(Director)
Flirt.com
Online Singles and Social Networking in France
 
11:00 AM Harald R. Fortmann
(Managing Director, 24/7 Real Media Germany and 24/7 Search Europe Director)
24/7 Real Media, Inc.
Effective European Client Acquisition Through Search Campaigns
 
11:30 AM Michael Hardey
(Reader in Sociology)
Hull York Medical School
Personal Data of Online Daters Analysed by Self-Organising Maps: Sociological Parameters That Characterise User Grouping and Behavior - A New Methodology for Dating Intelligence
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
 
 
 WORKSHOP
Zeurich Rooms 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
01:30 PM Richard Exon
(Business Development Director)
Bartle Bogle Hegarty
Television Advertising and Television Marketing to Europe for Online Dating and Social Networking
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Zeurich Foyer)
 
 
 PANEL
Zeurich Rooms 2, 3 & 4 - Moevenpick Hotel Prague
 
03:30 PM Marc Simoncini
(CEO)
Meetic

James Hamlin
(Online Marketing Manager, International)
Match.com

Frederic Bien
(CEO)
Flirt

Morten Wagner
(Director of Marketing)
Dating.dk

Jan Becker
(CEO)
FriendScout24

Dr. Arndt Roller
(CEO)
Parship.de
The Online Dating Industry in Europe - Issues from Executives and Management
 
 
05:30 PM -=-=-=-=- Conference Adjourns
 


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