Next Tuesday, June 24th, I will be participating in a half day session called “Social Media 101: Getting Started” which is being put on by the Greater Baltimore Technology Council. The event will be held at the University of Baltimore’s Thumel Business Center. This is the same building where SocialDevCamp was, just two blocks from the Amtrak at Baltimore Penn Station. Here is a quick overview of the session:
Overview & Objectives:
The purpose of this seminar is to provide a high-level overview on social media and networking. From this seminar participants will learn:
1. The whys of social media and its basic principles: building trusted relationships, participation, user generated content, direct connection to customers, and persuasion via networks.
2. That social networking can be tangible and easy to use.
3. Potential ways to build your reputation and value with customers through social media to drive sales.
I will be presenting on a panel along with some of the incredible people listed below:
Dave Troy, Roundhouse Technologies
Jared Goralnick, SET Consulting
Shashi Bellamkonda, Network Solutions
Geoff Livingston, Livingston Communications
Yair Flicker, Smart Logic Solutions
Sean Oakley, Congruent Media
Matt Goddard, R2i.ntegrated
David Beaudouin, DB+C
As a participant in the event, I was given 5 free tickets to give away by the Tech Council. The tickets are $190 value for non-members of the GBTC. I am offering up the tickets to the first 5 people that contact me. Leave a comment here on my blog or shoot me an email at gcangialosi at blueskyfactory dot com. Hope to see you at next weeks event!