You need to have a clear vision of what the future looks like for you and your business by attending the 2020 Social Media Conference in April. The conference is a two day event that brings together leading social media experts, entrepreneurs, and business owners from around the world. This is one of the most important events of the year for social media professionals. This conference is geared toward helping entrepreneurs create new ways to engage their consumers. The topics discussed at the event include:
The first day begins with a round table discussion moderated by Keith Baxter, CEO of Social Capital Corp. Mr. Baxter serves as a convener for the event. Following his introductory remarks, Kevin Grazioli, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Yelp!, takes the stage. He starts out by discussing the power of social media to drive customers to a restaurant. Mr. Grazioli goes on to explain how his company has seen an increase in its bottom line profit through the power of social media. Ultimately, he shares his vision for the company and outlines how they plan to take their success to the next level.
The second day begins with a panel discussion moderated by Sheryl Sandberg, CFO of Facebook and Pinterest, founder and owner of Pinterest. Ms. Sandberg offers insights on the changing landscape of social media and shares information on how to hire the right employees to handle the changes that are taking place. Pinterest’s Mr. Brewer discusses his business philosophy and shares information on how he started his business. Mr. Brewer is originally from Australia but currently resides in Menlo Park, California. He offers valuable tips on what businesses are doing now to attract a younger audience.
The third day begins with a keynote address from Mr. Chris Carpenter, CEO of Social Capital Corp. Mr. Carpenter offers insights on what to look for in an executive search and shares some strategies on how to find the best match for your business. Mr. Carpenter believes that the next few years will be a very strong year for social media. He looks forward to seeing what the industry can come up with. Mr. Carpenter is a graduate of Harvard University with a degree in Electrical Engineering. In addition, he has over 30 years experience in the technology and finance industries.
The fourth day concludes the day of the Future Of Social Media Council. Mr. Tony Buzan, CMO of Google, discusses the importance of social media to search engine results and shares ways on how you can create high quality content to increase your presence. Mr. Buzan emphasizes the importance of having a product or service that is truly unique. He explains the value of offering something new and different while creating meaningful connections with your users.
The final day concludes the Future of Social Media Council with keynote speakers from Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest sharing their thoughts on the trends in technology and business. They also discussed the importance of building communities online through social media. Mr. Thomas Legg, CFO of Yahoo! discusses the benefits of investing in the future of media.
This Future of Social Media Council was designed to be an event that brings together business leaders from around the world to share ideas and create future business strategies. Each individual is allowed to present a briefcase to the group that contains a business plan, mission statement, goals, and current practice. The Future of Social Media Council is a great way for companies to get started thinking about the changes that are sure to occur in the future. Many of the ideas discussed were the same that are being considered by tech and business leaders around the world.
This was a great gathering of business leaders from around the world that focused on the future of Social Media. These future leaders discussed the importance of Social Media and how it can help their businesses succeed in the future. This meeting provided an insight into how Social Media can impact your business in the future. This information is important to anyone who is considering using Social Media as a marketing tool.