Legend

Appeals to all Novice Intermediate
Advanced Keynote Address Break

 

Friday, June 8th

TIME SALON A SALON B SALON C
7:30-4:30 REGISTRATION
WORKSHOPS
8:30-10:00 iPhone Art and Photography for Social Media Marketing

Brenda Johima, JOHIMA Social Media

Growth, Engage, Monetize: Understanding Every Stage of Social Media Marketing Success for your Brand

Maya Grinberg (Wildfire)

How to Create and Run a Contest on Your Blog

Rebecca Bollwitt and
Rachel Thexton

10:00-10:20 Networking Break brought to you by TicTalking
WORKSHOPS
10:20-11:50 Grab More Attention and Sales through Simple YouTube Videos

Jaeny Baik

Social Media Security and Safety: How To Protect Yourself From The Cyber Criminal

Darren and Brandon Laur

Marketing on Pinterest:
Make Money
Get Noticed
Expand Your Reach

Jason Miles

11:50-1:00 Networking Lunch brought to you by Vancity
1:00-1:15 Welcoming Address – Chris Burdge & Paul Holmes
1:15-2:30 Keynote Address

Chris Brogan

2:30-2:50 Networking Break brought to you by McAllister Media
2:50-4:10 Intertainment Media Innovation Zone
SESSIONS
2:50-3:50 Community Engagement

Mike Russell (Victoria Police) and Lisa Helps

Engagement Strategies

Maya Grinberg (Wildfire) and
Sarah Roberts (Thrifty Foods)

B2B Sales Essentials: Effective Prospecting & Lead Generation with LinkedIn

Brian Clendenin

3:50-4:10 Networking Break brought to you by Yupiq
SESSIONS
4:10-5:10 How citizens and government can work together to make good things happen

David Hume

Local Marketing and the Importance of Reviews

Darnell Holloway, Manager of Local Business Outreach, Yelp

Do or Die: Why the Adoption of Google+ is Essential for Canadian Businesses

Chris Breikss

7:00-11:00 West Coast Social Media Awards

 

Saturday, June 9th

TIME SALON A SALON B SALON C
8:00-12:00 REGISTRATION
KEYNOTES
8:45-9:30 Keynote Address

WHAT IS SOCIAL MEDIA ANYWAYS? The key foundation for success to any social media strategy.


Fred Sarkari

9:30-9:45 Networking Break brought to you by ConstantContact
SESSIONS
9:45-10:45 Facebook Commerce: Making Ecommerce Social

Christian Taylor

The Social Affect on Tourism Marketing

Terry Rachwalski,
Avril Matthews and John Lee

Action is the Antidote to Despair. Empowerment through making, creation, community & volunteerism

Kris Krug

10:45-11:05 Networking Break brought to you by Tartan Group
11:05-12:00 Politics in Social Media

Janni Aragon
Mat Wrigh
Michael Geoghegan
Alissa Wrean

Engagement Marketing: How Small Business Wins in a Socially Connected World

Guy Steeves

5 Steps to Train a Social Business Army

Joel Marans

12:00-1:00 Networking Lunch brought to you by Speedpro Signs Westshore
12:15-12:55 Intertainment Media Innovation Zone
1:00-2:00 Throwing Employees to the Dragons, training #bcgov employees to use and plan digital

Tanya Twynstra

The ROI of Social Media, Metrics that Matter

Cory Hartlen, Radian6

How to Avoid Shiny Object Syndrome and Sell More Real Estate with Social Media

Tim Ayres REALTOR®

2:00-2:20 Networking Break brought to you by bWest Interactive
2:20-3:20 Be Share-worthy!

Mark Davidson

Social Location Marketing – Connecting With Real Customers

Simon Salt

QR Codes: Bridge offline campaigns with your online brand

Annika Sibert,
Joe Wozny

3:20-3:40 Networking Break brought to you by MediaMiser
3:40-4:40 Keynote Address

Erica Ehm

4:40-5:00 Closing Remarks
6:00-11:00 After Party-Brought to you by Cabin12