Nancy: I grabbed all the articles on this topic so far, let's get an outline rolling ... Beth Kanter

I've set up this wiki page for a collaborative document on the topic:

Learning, Capturing and Sharing Conference Artifacts

How to on live blogging at conferences
http://beth.typepad.com/beths_blog/2006/07/live_blogging_1.html

Capturing and Collaborative Knowledge Sharing
http://beth.typepad.com/beths_blog/2006/08/collaborative_m.html


Nancy's expansion on these thoughts - with grand synthesis
http://www.fullcirc.com/weblog/2006/08/learning-capturing-and-sharing.htm

My response
http://beth.typepad.com/beths_blog/2006/08/its_all_about_t.html


Chris Brogan write a riff on the piece, slighly different direction
http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifehack/group-planning-tools.html

John Smith
http://www.learningalliances.net/index.php/2006-09-01/preparing-the-collaborative-capacity-to-learn

Bev
http://www.cpsquare.org/News/archives/000066.html

http://pratodialogue.wordpress.com/


More from Rob Cunningham
http://www.socialsignal.com/blog/rob-cottingham/liveblog-your-next-event

David Wilcox
http://partnerships.typepad.com/civic/2006/09/facetoface_and_.html
http://partnerships.typepad.com/civic/2006/09/what_does_it_ta.html


Amy Gahran weighs in
http://www.rightconversation.com/2006/09/capturing_confe.html



I've been involved in similar work in the higher education community: using online technologies to support events , reflecting on what works and what doesn't and providing advice on best practices.
Some examples, papers, etc.:
Papers:
Using Networked Technologies To Support Conferences
Kelly, B., Tonkin, E. and Shabajee, P. EUNIS 2005 Conference Proceedings (CD ROM)
Documents (with Creative Commons licence):
Guidelines For Exploiting WiFi Networks At Events, (briefing 107)
http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/qa-focus/documents/briefings/briefing-107/
Exploiting Networked Applications At Events, (briefing 106)
http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/qa-focus/documents/briefings/briefing-106/
Use Of Social Tagging Services At Events, (briefing 105)
http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/qa-focus/documents/briefings/briefing-105/
Guide To The Use Of Wikis At Events, (briefing 104)
http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/qa-focus/documents/briefings/briefing-104/
Workshops:
Enough Talking - Let's Use The Next Generation Technologies!
Workshop session on "Enough Talking - Let's Use The Next Generation Technologies!" at the "ALT-C 2006 Conference" at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh on 6th September 2006.
Institutional Web Management Workshop 2006:
Emerging Technologies and the 'Net Generation'
Initiatives & Innovation: Managing Disruptive Technologies:
Joint UCISA/UKOLN/CETIS workshop on Initiatives & Innovation: Managing Disruptive Technologies. University of Warwick on Friday 24th February 2006.
Supporting Technology-Facilitated Learning In The Conference Environment:
Workshop at EUNIS 2005 conference at Manchester University, on 21st June 2005.
Beyond Email: Strategies For Collaborative Working In The 21st Century:
Workshop with UCISA on 22nd November 2004 at Weetwood Hall, University of Leeds.
Forthcoming Workshop:
Exploiting The Potential Of Wikis
Brian Kelly is the co-chair and a speaker at a workshop on "Exploiting The Potential Of Wikis" to be held at Austin Court, Birmingham on 3rd November 2006.


Blogs that are talking about this subject

http://terranova.blogs.com/terra_nova/2006/09/why_do_people_p.html
David Gurteen talks about good conference practice, which touches briefly on capture
http://www.gurteen.com/gurteen/gurteen.nsf/id/conference-ideas

Examples of Conference Capture
http://elgg.net/dtosh/weblog/132440.html

Conference tag feeds


Conferences

    Conference_Capture