The Upcoming Chinese Blogger Conference

The Chinese Blogger Conference would be held from Nov.5 to 6. Chinese Bloggers are very enthusiastic at the first-ever meeting with their online friends. Many of them are already in Shanghai, where the conference located. They would discuss a wide range of issues such as Blog, Podcast and RSS etc. Also our director of GVO, Rebecca MacKinnon would be also on this occasion, moderating a panel called “Blogging Across Borders ”.

Yining had some photos and a post about a pre-meeting of some bloggers who had just arrived Shanghai. Aether had some photos of the conference building maps of the location.

For people who are interested in Chinese Blogosphere but unable to reach the scene, the conference provided many online approaches:

Live Video: Powered by Sehaha
IRC Chat: irc:// (For IRC tutorial here)
Skype: Special Conference Room
Google Group: CnBloggerCon Group

Further information:
Introduction to some Speakers and Panelist
Invited Bloggers
Local Weather

Welcome to the 1st Chinese Blogger Conference!


  • […] I went to shanghai and attended the Chinese Blogger Conference last weekend. Yesterday I received a message from yining–a friend who also participated the meeting. He asked me if I was willing to be interviewed by BBC trough telephone. As I thought they might ask me some questions about this conference ,I said no problem. […]

  • herbert hirt

    could anyone tell me what is done to stop china’s activity in blocking

  • […] 1. Blog Auction:A T-shirt that was signed by participants of CnBloggerCon was auctioned on the official blog(in ZH). The revenue would contribute to two online charity projects: Simling Library and 1KG. Blggers can post on their blog then use trackback to offer price. The price rose from 20 to about 700 overnight. Also the ppt files of speeches in CnBloggerCon are available online. […]

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