Networking Reception: Please Join Us!

4:45pm to 6:30pm We invite you to join us for a drink in the hotel lobby bar as you relax with your peers. All training attendees and speakers are welcome to join us for this special opportunity to continue networking. Don’t miss this chance to benchmark new ideas over complimentary drinks!

...Read Full Article

Day One Wrap Up & Closing Remarks – IBM CENTER FOR THE BUSINESS OF GOVERNMENT

4:20pm to 4:45pm Need to dive deeper into specific topics? Want more details? Here’s your chance! Digest what you’ve learned and apply it to your own initiatives to get feedback and ideas for improvement and discuss what topics you want to hear covered tomorrow. Gadi Ben-Yehuda, Innovations and Social Media Director IBM Center for the

...Read Full Article

Understanding The Digital Mind Set: Facts & Not Quite Facts That Drive Digital Communications – GENOME ALBERTA

3:15pm to 3:45pm This session will outline the key points that you need to keep in mind and those you may want to re-think as you create, adapt, and move with changing technology and the modern communications environment. You’ll be surprised to learn: Digital communication reflects your world – it isn’t really a new world

...Read Full Article

How To Humanize Your Organization: Become A Government “Socialite” And Make A Personal Connection – MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION – NORTHEAST DISTRICT

2:40pm to 3:10pm One of the biggest hidden challenges government communicators face is “humanizing” your organization. This session focuses on how you can make Facebook work for your organization, yet offers many other tactics you can incorporate into your communication planning to complement other communication strategies, including how to: Realize the value of social media

...Read Full Article

INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION: Low Cost, High Performance. Leveraging the Latest Communication Tools & Technologies to Drive Mission-Critcial Value

1:55pm to 2:30pm With everyone facing increasing pressures of limited budgets, panelists from a variety of government agencies will share ideas and strategies that have helped them do more with less. Social tools, video and traditional ideas will be covered. Leave this session with a list of new ideas to integrate into your own communication

...Read Full Article

How To Begin Your Journey Towards Offering Mobile Apps As Part Of Your Engagement Strategy – U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

1:20pm to 1:50pm Hear the processes undertaken and challenges faced as the Census Bureau started out on the road towards delivering mobile services to citizens. You will be provided with insights about their experiences in determining objectives, designing apps, and adapting organizational processes to meet goals for data delivery through mobile platforms, including: Setting goals

...Read Full Article