Panelists

Category
Reminder: V3con 2014 panel ideas are due Feb. 28

Reminder: V3con 2014 panel ideas are due Feb. 28

February 25th, 2014 - in Panelists, V3con with Comments Off

Our Call for Panelists is open to all -- but time is fleeting. We’re looking for speakers to be a part of 2014’s V3 Digital Media Conference, an ever-growing event that recognizes the "Vision. Visibility. Voice" of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in digital and social media, journalism, blogging and communications. Our objective, as at the V3con gatherings in 2012 and 2013, is to...


Want to be a speaker at V3con 2014?

Want to be a speaker at V3con 2014?

January 21st, 2014 - in Panelists, V3con with Comments Off

Our Call for Panelists is open to all! We’re looking for speakers to be a part of 2014’s V3con (Vision. Visibility. Voice.), an ever-growing conference that teaches skills and evokes discussion around Asian American and Pacific Islanders in digital and social media, journalism, blogging and communications. We’re also looking for good ideas and inspiration for panels that we can build....


Panelists discuss online issues facing parents and families

Panelists discuss online issues facing parents and families

June 19th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

This post was written by Eileen Hsu, 17 (pictured seated on the left, above), who operates her own blog called Cool Asian Kids. Hsu was one of the panelists in the session, "Help! My Kid is on Snapchat": Online Issues Facing Parents and Families, which took place from 1-1:50 p.m. Saturday, June 15 during V3con. The panel also featured Thien-Kim Lam, Grace Hwang Lynch and Jason Sperber. Susan...


Grace Lee Boggs urges V3con audience to push for change

Grace Lee Boggs urges V3con audience to push for change

June 16th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

By Adam Kealoha Causey Civil rights icon Grace Lee Boggs has graced the planet for nearly a century, and she's still growing. Maybe not in stature, as she reminded V3con attendees Saturday evening: The last time she visited the Japanese American National Museum, she stood. This time, she sat. But on the same day the nearly 98-year-old shook a fist, smiled and — more than once — advised...


Entrepreneurs share thoughts on innovation at V3con

Entrepreneurs share thoughts on innovation at V3con

June 16th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

By Diana Wang Moderated by television executive Quan Phung (@quanphung), a panel consisting of IT Tech Pros CEO and President Kathy David (@kathydavidittp), k12newsnetwork.com founder Cynthia Liu (@k12nn), and AdamsMorioka founder Noreen Morioka (@noreenmorioka) revealed back stories of how they each kick-started their ventures and kept their innovative spirits alive along the way. The...


Lessons learned from social media during the 2012 presidential campaign

Lessons learned from social media during the 2012 presidential campaign

June 16th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

Story and photos by Magdalena Guillen The 2012 presidential election proved to have persuaded women, minorities and the youth through an outlet not largely considered before — social media. At V3con’s “Social Media Lessons From the 2012 Presidential Campaign: What Businesses Can Learn” presentation, sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal, Richard Lui, news anchor for MSNBC and NBC’s...


‘I Have the Craziest Idea – How Can I Make it a Reality?’

‘I Have the Craziest Idea – How Can I Make it a Reality?’

June 16th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

By Conning Chu It’s not easy to take a napkin sketch and turn it into a business, but with a combination of passion and hard work, panelists at V3con Saturday afternoon say it can happen. “Napkin sketches do work,” said Deepa Fernandes, panelist and co-founder of nonprofit start-up People’s Production House and mobile app IlluminUs. But, you will also need nonstop, sleepless work...


Taking better mobile photos

Taking better mobile photos

June 15th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

Story and photos by Kristen Taketa You don't need a DSLR with a pricey lens to be a journalist anymore. Now, reporters often accompany their stories with pictures taken not with a thousand-dollar camera, but rather a simple iPhone or Android phone. Marilyn Chung, multimedia editor for The Desert Sun, Gregory Han, technology editor for Apartment Therapy, and Sean Miura, co-curator of...


How to give a good interview when YOU’RE in the news

How to give a good interview when YOU’RE in the news

June 15th, 2013 - in Panelists, Sponsorship, V3con with 0 comment

By Mega Sugianto People enter the classroom prepared with pens, paper, and laptops ready to take notes for the "Giving a Good Interview: When You're the News" workshop with Suzanne Joe Kai and Tetsuro Shigematsu. AAJA-LA Treasurer Shawn Nicole Wong serves as moderator of the session. Let’s face it, a great interview looks so easy and flawless, but it’s tough and takes many techniques. Just...


Tips from V3con on growing nonprofits via social media platforms

Tips from V3con on growing nonprofits via social media platforms

June 15th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 0 comment

By Diana Wang Seasoned brainchildren behind prominent nonprofit and corporate causes sat down at the “Creating Moving Messaging: Nonprofits and Digital Media Options” panel, sponsored by Verizon, to share their tips on raising funds and promoting nonprofit agendas via the aids of social media platforms. “It is critical to build an excited team and tell a compelling story to justify...


Journalists ponder their future in the digital world

Journalists ponder their future in the digital world

June 15th, 2013 - in Panelists, V3con with 1 comment

By Adam Kealoha Causey The future of journalism in the digital age is tense — well, sort of. Panelists on V3con's "The Future of Journalism in the Digital World," sponsored by McDonald's, came at the industry's biggest question with perspectives that sought to balance tradition with changing audiences and old-style reporting techniques with new ways of finding stories. And fortunately,...


Verizon shares wireless solutions for the future

Verizon shares wireless solutions for the future

June 15th, 2013 - in Panelists, Sponsorship, V3con with 0 comment

By Gracie Zheng; photos by David Schub Before a crowd of hundreds of journalists, bloggers and digital enthusiasts on Saturday morning, Verizon shed light on some powerful solutions for the digital future. Kyle Verry, an advanced solutions architect from Verizon, explained how the latest digital devices have been shaping the way people connect with each other. "There is a five-year time...


Older Entries