Social Media Week February 13-17, 2012

20 Jan

Social Media week is back! The second week of February is going to awesome with lots of events around DC and the rest of the world. If your company would like to submit an event you have until Jan 31st!

Two Events Sapient is hosting:

Five Ways To Fail In Social Media

Hosted by: Sapient

Category: Advertising & Marketing

Location: Sapient’s Arlington Office

Tuesday, February 14 at 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

In this session, we explore five key failures – with examples – made by new or experienced social media community managers and strategists. What are the biggest failures? What can you do to avoid these failures? We draw upon Sapient’s experience with global for-profit, non-profit and government clients.

6:00pm-6:30pm Registration, Networking, Drinks, etc
6:30pm – 7:30pm Presentation
7:30pm – 8:00pm Additional Networking, Drinks, etc.

Forces of Change: Social Media Past, Present and Future

Hosted by: Sapient

Category: Business & Innovation

Location: Sapient’s Arlington Office

Wednesday, February 15 at 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

We will explore the driving forces that have been evolutionary markers for social media, transitioning it from the past to the present, and giving us a glimpse into the future. This session is for those wishing to understand where their organization is placed on the evolutionary timeline, what is next for social media, and why. In our interactive discussion, we will reminisce about famous flops, share success stories, and discuss the future of what social media can be for Government agencies and Non-governmental organizations.

Light breakfast and coffee will be served.

A few of the events that are hot for the DC market here are:
Protecting the Right to Vote and Empowering Voters Through Collaboration

Social Politics: How Technology Has Helped Campaigns

Politics and technology: the media’s role in the changing landscape

How To Get Your Non-Profit Heard In DC: A SOPA & PIPA Case Study







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