Social Media: A Bird’s Eye View On What’s Coming Next

Friday March 4, 2016, 12noon - 1pm | Milton Education Village Innovation Centre | Partner Lunch & Learn

hootsuiteThere are now more than 2 billion active social media users worldwide, and that sum is growing at a brisk clip of 25% each year. Join Hootsuite for an interactive presentation and discussion on emerging trends, practices and evolution of social media.

Learn from Hootsuite about how the best companies are:

  • Using social media for more than just posting clever content, but also for responding to customer care issues, recruiting top talent and generating leads.
  • Driving social media engagement with visual assets such as video and images.
  • Developing employee social advocacy programs to encourage staff to share updates about the business.

Hootsuite is the most widely used platform for managing social media, used by over 10 million people around the globe and trusted by more than 800 of the Fortune 1000.

Quite simply, Hootsuite lets you do more with social media. Its platform brings together your social networks and integrates with hundreds of business applications. It’s the one place to build customer relationships, listen to the needs of the market and grow your revenue. Beyond giving you a wide scope for managing your social media activity, Hootsuite can provide valuable intelligence on how people feel about your brand, the social media conversations happening around you, relevant trends that taking off and real-time data, analytics and insights


kostyaMichelle Kostya, Director–Training, at Hootsuite will discuss emerging trends that are changing how businesses use social media today. @michellekostya


Every month the Innovation Centre hosts informal, and free, presentation on a topic of interest to the residents, members and friends of the Centre and the Milton business community. It is being held at the same time as the monthly Silicon Halton Day where Silicon Halton members come to cowork as our guests for the day.  It’s an open-drop in session, and all Milton entrepreneurs are welcome to attend. You bring your lunch, we’ll bring dessert.

Date: March 4, 1016

Time: 12noon - 1 pm

Location: Milton Education Village Innovation Centre. 555 Industrial Drive, Milton. L9T 5E1 [Google Map

Cost: N/A - BYOLunch, desert provided

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