Pubcon 2006 Vegas Schedule

The sessions I plan on attending are shown below. You can find the original (and regularly updated) [session grid here](

Tuesday November 14

Continental Breakfast
08:45a 9:00a Conference Introduction by Brett Tabke
09:00a 10:00a WebmasterWorld Pubcon Kickoff Keynote Address – Guy Kawasaki
Guy Kawasaki
moderator: Brett Tabke
10:15a 11:30a Feeds, Blogs, News, and Social Search
Owen Byrne, Rick Klau, Chris Tolles, Niall Kennedy
moderator: Brett Tabke
11:35a 12:50p Link Development and Linking Optimization
Rae Hoffman, Eric Ward, Roger Montti, Joel Lesser
12:50p 1:30p Lunch
1:30p 2:45p Feeding the Engines – Writing Copy
Heather Lloyd-Martin, Jennifer Slegg, Ted Ulle, Byron White
moderator: Ted Ulle
2:45p 4:00p Ad and Landing Page Site Reviews
Seth Wilde, Kevin Lee, Lily Chiu, Neil Patel, Brad Geddes
moderator: Christine Churchill
4:00p 5:00p Special Afternoon Keynote by Jon S Von Tetzchner
Jon S. von Tetzchner
moderator: Brett Tabke

Wednesday November 15

09:00a 10:00a New Age of Web Advertising Keynote by John Battelle
John Battelle
moderator: Brett Tabke
10:00a 10:00am: Exhibit Hall Opens
10:15a 11:30a International and Euro Optimization
Michael Bonfils, Barry Lloyd, Dixon Jones, Jessica L Bowman
moderator: Christine Churchill
11:35a 12:50p Search Blog and Reporter Forum
Michael McDonald, Barry Schwartz, Andy Beal, Lee Odden, Rand Fishkin
moderator: Todd Friesen
12:50p 1:50p Lunch
1:30p 3:10p Duplicate Content Issues
Tim Converse, Bill Slawski, Amanda Watlington, Google Representative
moderator: Joe Laratro
3:30p 5:00p Super Session : Search and Research on a Rail
Gordon Hotchkiss, Tom Hughes, Glenn Alsup, Dana Todd
moderator: Brett Tabke

Thursday November 16

09:00a 10:00a Special Guest Keynote – Danny Sullivan
Danny Sullivan
moderator: Brett Tabke
10:15a 11:30a Press and Public Relation Campaigns
Robin Liss, Lee Odden, Greg Jarboe, David McInnis
moderator: Justin Sanger
11:35a 12:50p Viral and WOMM Marketing Management
Rand Fishkin, Louise Rijk, Aaron Wall, Lawrence Coburn
moderator: Todd Friesen
12:50p 1:50p Lunch
1:30p 3:10p Interactive Site Reviews and SERP Quality Control Forum
Matt Cutts, Tim Mayer, Greg Boser, Todd Friesen, Danny Sullivan
moderator: Jake Baillie
3:30p 5:00p Super Session : Search Engines and Webmasters – aka: The Search Engine Smack Down
Matt Cutts, Tim Mayer, Rahul Lahiri, Eytan Seidman
moderator: Brett Tabke

November 17

1:30p-whenever Special Event
PubCon, The Classic 1:30p-4:30p