NEW YORK (Oct. 21, 2009)—PopTech (www.poptech.org) has chosen Livestream (www.livestream.com), the leading live Internet video platform, to broadcast its 2009 conference exploring the forces, challenges and opportunities shaping our future.
PopTech 2009: America Reimagined, the three day summit, held in Camden, Maine from October 21 – 24, will be webcast live, at no cost, in both high- and low-resolution through a single, embeddable video player and will feature both Facebook- and Twitter-integrated chat functionality alongside Livestream’s current real-time chat feature.
The PopTech 2009 conference will be simulcast free at poptech.org/live from Thursday, Oct. 22 – Saturday, Oct. 24, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. EDT daily.
We are excited to partner with Livestream who are bringing the full conference experience to many thousands of viewers around the world, in real time,” said Andrew Zolli, executive director of PopTech.
PopTech is a renowned thought leadership and unique innovation network dedicated to accelerating the positive impact of world-changing people, projects and ideas. It is a non-profit organization that brings together a unique blend of emerging global leaders, innovators and icons from science, technology, corporate leadership, social entrepreneurship, design, media, the arts and humanities, and several other fields. Its goal is to examine the social impact of new technologies and innovative approaches to addressing the world’s most significant challenges.
The event will draw over 600 attendees to discuss this year’s theme: America Reimagined. This will be an opportunity for industry leaders across the board to discuss America’s opportunities, challenges and future in the global world.