WOC 2013

Insights from an Organizer - Behind the Scenes of WOC with Michael Silberman

Michael Silberman

With Web of Change just one week away, we sat down with Web of Change event chair Michael Silberman to get his thoughts on this year's conference. We hope you're as excited as he is for what's ahead next week!

What are you most looking forward to this year?
I'm most looking forward to the stuff I'd never been able to predict -- the unplanned moments, discussions, and experiences that emerge from the unique alchemy of the participants. As organizers, I see it as our mission to create a space or platform where that can reliably happen.

Open Sessions

To supplement & enhance the formal programming on tap at Web of Change 2013, there are opportunities for self-organizing during the same schedule blocks as breakout sessions.
Say what?

Will Ferrell On What To Expect From A Web of Change Session

When Will Ferrell says, “It’s provocative. It gets the people going.” -- he could easily be talking about a Web of Change session. (He’s actually talking about Lady Humps by the Black Eyed Peas). But I digress.


Web of Change has been greatly assisted this year by a solid crew of Advisors and well as our our Board Team.  Here are the 2013 Advisors:


Ignite Talks

Join us for the 2013 Ignite Talks at WOC!

Thursday, Sept 19th at 8 pm

IGNITE talks are short, timed presentations meant to spark interest and discussion.  The presentations are meant to "ignite" the audience on a subject and generate awareness and to stimulate thought and action on the subjects presented.

Explore Austin

Austin, Texas

WOC is just a month away!  If you're planning to spend a few days in Austin before or after WOC, here are some great tips from Austin local and WOC attendee TJ Griffin!

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