Chinwag Insight: The Psychology of Online Influence

Following on from the successful session during Social Media Week London, Chinwag is excited to announce a half-day conference, The Psychology of Online Influence taking place in central London on Thursday 3rd May 2012.

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Date: 3 May 2012
Location: TBC - Central London, UK

SMWLDN Video: 'Social Media, The Olympics and BBC - Preparing for London 2012'

Olympians

Our pals at BBC hosted their very own Social Media Week event in London this year. Did you catch it? 'Social Media, The Olympics and BBC - Preparing for London 2012' is now available on video, right here! 

The session boasted a very athletic panel, including Olympians Gail Emms, Zac Purchase MBE and Mark Hunter MBE. Also joining them was Roger Mosey, BBC Director for London 2012 and Lewis Wiltshire, BBC's Digital Olympics Editor & Social Media Editor, BBC Sport.

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SMWLDN Global Keynote 'Freedom of Tweet: Censorship, Governments, Marketers and The Law'

Freedom
Did you happen to catch the Social Media Week London 2012 Global Keynote event? You can now watch it here!

'Freedom of Tweet: Censorship, Governments, Marketers and The Law' features Kathryn Corrick conducting a live interview, discussion and Q&A session with Mark Stephens CBE, one of the UK's leading legal minds, a veteran of Wikileaks & Hackgate, reknowned for his take on global freedom of speech and censorship.

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Watch the [email protected] event online now!

Google+ for Business

Google hosted their sellout [email protected] event in London on Thursday 16th February 2012 at the SMWLDN 2012 Hub, sponsored by Google! (What a mouthful!)

If you weren't one of the lucky one's who managed to snap up a ticket, you can now watch the event online, right here!

Hear the latest thinking on social media and our wider social worlds from Google experts, academics and advertisers.

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Missed #smwldn? Weep no more! Check out events on Livestream

Livestreaming of SMW events

Social Media Week London is officially done and dusted for 2012 - wow, what a week! 

Over 180 events took place in celebration of social media and over 15 000 digital lovers flocked to sessions all over Central London. 

Now, we realise that alot of amazing sessions clashed throughout SMWLDN and appreciate that one can't be in 5 places at once! Thankfully, we had Kinura on board as the official SMWLDN Filming Partner to stream online several of the events that took place at the SMWLDN 2012 Hub. So, head to Livestream and catch up on some of those fabulous events you may have missed.

Here's a hot list for you to muse over:

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Email and Social Media: The New Rules of Engagement - Panel Session

During this session, our world class panelists will discuss real-world case studies and best practices learned from small businesses, highlighting how email and social media work hand-in-hand to grow business, and how to best leverage both channels to drive quality engagement, sharing and create positive word of mouth.

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Date: 16 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Nokia Social Innovation Lab

In this social media lab, you’ll get your chance to soak up some inspiring stories about starting a business, working for a cause, doing good or turning an idea into a successful career… all with the help of a little social media (of course).

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Date: 15 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Making B2B Social Media a Success

As part of Social Media Week London, Catalysis is hosting an event that explores the unique challenges that B2B social media campaigns present. There will be two presentations from leading technology companies, CA Technologies and Polycom, followed by a Q&A session. Register here: http://bit.ly/wfzkr9

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Date: 16 February 2012
Location: Catalysis offices, 3.16 Clerkenwell Workshops, UK

Social Media, the Olympics & BBC – Preparing for London 2012

Chaired by the BBC’s director of 2012, Roger Mosey, this event brings you the athletes’ and broadcasters’ view, with reigning Olympic gold medallists and world rowing champions Mark Hunter MBE and Zac Purchase MBE on the panel,alongside athlete-turned-broadcaster Gail Emms, and Lewis Wiltshire from BBC sport.

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Date: 16 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

The Psychology of Online Influence

At the intersection of the worlds of psychology and marketing, a new discipline is emerging that analyses behaviour and provides actionable insight for forward-looking marketers. This session brings together leading experts in the field to share their insight.

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Date: 16 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Me! Me! Me! The Battle for Attention: Brands, Publishers & Social Networks

This panel will explore the relationship between publishers, brands and social networks, with innovate case studies from Yorkshire Tea’s recent integrated campaign featuring their tea van, Little Urn, which’ll be making an appearance at the SMWLDN Hub throughout the day dishing out cups of tea.

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Date: 15 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Social Media: Teenage of the Species

Teenagers are different. Studies indicate that social may actually be altering the physical make-up of the brain. What impact is this having on behaviour? Relationships? What impact will this have on brands, their marketers & the relationship with the generation of social media natives?

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Date: 15 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Inside the Firewall: The Social Business Revolution supported by Nokia

How social media trends, disciplines and tactics are being used inside organisations to revolutionise internal communications, collaborative working, customer care, product development and building profitability.

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Date: 17 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

The Future of Sharing #smwldn

Beyond will be developing a study for SMW that offers a unique & substantiated perspective on the changes that lie ahead for the nature of online sharing. This study will comprise a consumer survey about attitudes towards sharing currently & looking ahead, as well as the curation of perspectives from a variety of industry leaders on this topic.

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Date: 16 February 2012
Location: Design Council, UK

Review of the Year: Pick Your Hightlight #WYH2011

As 2011 draws to a chilly close, we were wondering what your highlight of 2011 would be?

Your highlight could be an event, a moment, a launch or developments etc within the Digital sector that have occurred during 2011. 

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