Community Chat Summit 2020

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A truly virtual event, that you can watch from your own home or office.


The Community Chat Summit is a gathering of community builders helping each other navigate the world of community building by sharing resources, strategies, and best practices. Featuring keynote speakers, workshop sessions, 1 on 1 networking and more. 

20% of all proceeds will be donated to WHO's Covid-19 Fund

No need to spend $1,000s on travel or take time off, just bring your desire to learn and network with other community builders!

🛫 No travel required

🌎 Watch from anywhere
☕ Learn in your pajamas!

Over the course of two jam-packed days, you'll learn from and connect with incredible community managers and builders from all over the world, all from the comfort of your own home.

👉 Join 500+ other community builders on Slack ahead of the event!

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Schedule

· Stage
Summit Welcome
Mac Reddin Jacob Peters
· Networking
Networking Break
· Stage
Leveraging communities to boost sales
Ed Giansante
· Stage
Establishing a sustainable Super User program: The ups, the downs and the surprises.
Shelley Sessoms
· Stage
The 5 Essential Roles of Community Leaders: How to Lead Online with Confidence
Carrie Jones
· Stage
Fireside Chat with Marsha Druker
Marsha Druker Jacob Peters
· Stage
Pivoting Weekend Club From an IRL to an Online Community
Charlie Ward
· Networking
Networking Break
· Stage
Virtual Experiences People Actually Show Up For
Chad Neufeld (Chaordix)
· Stage
Virtual Experience Workshop
Chad Neufeld (Chaordix)
· Stage
Empowering Your Community to Shape Your Product
Jono Bacon
· Stage
Philosophy and Social Science meets Community Building
Casey Rosengren Michael Martin Erik Martin Lisa Conn (Icebreaker) Lisa Conn
· Stage
Can I get some feedback? How to leverage feedback to grow a successful, engaging community
Shana Sumers (She/Her)
· Stage
Fireside Chat with Techqueria Leads – Building Inclusive Communities
Edward Barrios Shannon Morales Dulce Villarreal Frances Coronel david silva
· Stage
How I do the Twitters for Indie Hackers
Rosie Sherry
· Stage
Building Developer Communities
Mary Thengvall Jacob Peters Amir Shevat Megan Speir
· Stage
Fireside chat with Victoria Taylor, Founding Community Editor @ LinkedIn, Former Reddit and WeWork
Victoria Taylor Jacob Peters
· Networking
Networking!
· Stage
Managing a Moderator Program on a Shoestring Budget
Nicole Saunders
· Stage
The Care and Monitoring of You
Mary Thengvall
· Stage
Community is Eating the World - Investing in Community Driven Business Models
Kat Manalac Josh Constine Shripriya Mahesh Jesse Middleton
· Stage
New Horizons: Building a Developer Ambassador Program from Scratch
Megan Speir
· Stage
Fireside chat with Bailey Richardson
Bailey Richardson
· Stage
Building Developer Community at Twitch and Slack
Amir Shevat
· Stage
Community: Creating Moments of Joy
Jake McKee
· Stage
Virtual Community Tools - Shaping the Next 10 Years of Digital Engagement
Robert Gelb John Saddington John Peterson Jason Grad
· Stage
Beyond Swag: Creating Community Value
Blake Ethridge
· Stage
Tactical Tips on Building Community
Brandon Taleisnik
· Stage
Epic Community Fails & Lessons Learned
Brian Oblinger Erica Kuhl

Speakers

Shelley Sessoms
Shelley Sessoms

Community Manager @ SAS

Mac Reddin
Mac Reddin

Co-Founder of Commsor & Community Chat

Charlie Ward
Charlie Ward

Founder of Weekend Club

Erica Kuhl
Erica Kuhl

Former VP of Community at Salesforce

Jacob Peters
Jacob Peters

Co-Founder of Commsor & Community Chat

Amir Shevat
Amir Shevat

Former VP product @ Twitch, DevRel @ Slack

Rosie Sherry
Rosie Sherry

Community Manager @ IndieHackers, Founder of Ministry of Testing

Shana Sumers (She/Her)
Shana Sumers (She/Her)

Head of Community & Social Media for HER App

Megan Speir
Megan Speir

Developer Community at Twilio

Lisa Conn (Icebreaker)
Lisa Conn (Icebreaker)

Founder of Icebreaker

John Peterson
John Peterson

CEO at The Nudge

Michael Martin
Michael Martin

Director of Communities

david silva
david silva

Director of Techqueria

Frances Coronel
Frances Coronel

Director of Techqueria

Nicole Saunders
Nicole Saunders

Manager, Community Engagement @ Zendesk

Brian Oblinger
Brian Oblinger

Co-Host of In Before The Lock

Marsha Druker
Marsha Druker

Founder of Fuckup Nights Toronto

Erik Martin
Erik Martin

Former Head of Community @ Reddit

Shripriya Mahesh
Shripriya Mahesh

Partner at Spero Ventures

Jake McKee
Jake McKee

Founder of Community5

Casey Rosengren
Casey Rosengren

Founder of Hacker Paradise

Ed Giansante
Ed Giansante

Senior Community Experience Manager

Carrie Jones
Carrie Jones

Author of Building Brand Communities

Mary Thengvall
Mary Thengvall

Dev Relations Director @ Camunda

Chad Neufeld (Chaordix)
Chad Neufeld (Chaordix)

Senior Marketing Manager @ Chaordix

Victoria Taylor
Victoria Taylor

Senior Editor, Community @ LinkedIn News

Brandon Taleisnik
Brandon Taleisnik

Head of Operations at On Deck

Bailey Richardson
Bailey Richardson

Co-Author of Get Together

John Saddington
John Saddington

Founder of YEN.io

Blake Ethridge
Blake Ethridge

Community Manager @ DZone

Jason Grad
Jason Grad

Founder of Massive

Jesse Middleton
Jesse Middleton

Partner at Flybridge

Kat Manalac
Kat Manalac

Partner @ YCombinator

Robert Gelb
Robert Gelb

CEO @ HeySummit

Jono Bacon
Jono Bacon

Author of People Powered

Josh Constine
Josh Constine

Principle @ SignalFire

Dulce Villarreal
Dulce Villarreal

Techqueria

Shannon Morales
Shannon Morales

Techqueria

Edward Barrios
Edward Barrios

Techqueria

Lisa Conn
Lisa Conn

Icebreaker

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