Speakers

Kwan Booth

Senior Community Manager, Oakland Local
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On Twitter: @Boothism

imageKwan Booth is a writer, editor, social media consultant and cultural curator. He serves as the senior producer for the hyperlocal news site OaklandLocal and is also founder of the Otherside Media collective. In the past Booth has held editorial positions at several media organizations including TheOakbook.com, Broadband Network 3, NotforTourists.com, 10best.com and the Oakland Post newspaper. Booth has lectured and led workshops about social media, diversity in journalism and creative writing for organizations including the Knight Digital Media Center, the Center for the Integration and Improvement of Journalism, Netsquared and The Chrysler Museum of Art. He is also on the advisory committee for 510arts.com and is working on "Say I'm Different/The Black Other Project", a multimedia investigation into avant-garde culture throughout the African Diaspora. Booth attended Old Dominion University and studied graphic design at the City College of San Francisco.


KDMC Sessions

Labs
October 05, 2010, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Using Social Media to Promote Your Project and Engage Users
October 05, 2010, 7:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Video: Video: Susan Mernit: Using Social Media to Promote Your Project and Engage Users
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Content 101: Training and Working with Volunteer Contributors
October 05, 2010, 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Video: Video: Kwan Booth: Content 101: Training and Working with Volunteer Contributors
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Labs
October 04, 2010, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Your Community, Your Team
October 04, 2010, 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Video: Video: Susan Mernit: Your Community, Your Team
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Breakout Groups - Overview of Boot Camp Deliverables with Knight Circuit Riders
October 03, 2010, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Discussion:  Been There, Done That
May 17, 2010, 7:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Flash File: Video: Discussion:  Been There, Done That
SEMINAR: News Entrepreneur Boot Camp 2010

Breakout: Working with citizen contributors
March 22, 2010, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Flash File: Video: Breakout: Working with citizen contributors
SEMINAR: Knight Community Info Challenge Boot Camp

Using Online Tools to Reinforce your Career
May 20, 2009, 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
SEMINAR: Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop

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