Blogging and Beyond is this year’s Visyas Blogging Summit tag line as it aims to encourage community participation, highlighting the value of blogging in community development, happening on November 26, 2011 at SM City Cebu, Philippines. Ohh! and I will be there as a speaker and my firm Geoh MEdia as Media Partner (Documenting the event) as well. :D
Theme: “Quality Online Publishing For Personal, Business, Government“
Visayas Blogging Summit 2011 is hosted and organized by Cebu Bloggers Society
(08:30 – 09:00 AM) WELCOME – Mayor Michael Rama, City of Cebu
(09:30 – 10:30 AM) PERSONAL BLOGGING
Know the advantages of blogging, how to improve a blog’s visibility and how to make it sustainable.
SPEAKER: Vernon Joseph “Iggy” Go
“Getting Steady with Blogging”
(11:00 – 12:00 PM) PROFESSIONAL BLOGGING
There is more to blogging. This can be a career and even become a business. Find out how professionals make it to the top.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Chris C. Ducker
“From Blog to Business – Getting Serious Online!”
(12:01 – 01:00 PM) LUNCH BREAK
(01:01 – 02:30 PM) SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR BUSINESS
Learn how small businesses use social media to boost their sales and visiblity. Learn their experiences, secrets and tips first hand.
Speaker: Ms. Joanne Apat
“Basic Tips in Using Social Media for Business!”
(03:00 – 04:00 PM) SOCIAL MEDIA RESPONSIBILITY
Blogging is not only for business but for social change. Find out how bloggers influence and use blogging as a medium to change their communities and improve lives.
SPEAKER: Janette Toral
Social Media Responsibility: A Perspective
(04:01 – 5:00 PM) AWARDING AND CLOSING CEREMONIES
VBS 2011 is also made possible through the partnership of Cebu Daily News, Sun Star, The Freeman, ABS-CBN and GMA . Supported by CDO Bloggers, Davao Bloggers, Iligan Bloggers Society, Ilo-ilo Bloggers, Manila Bloggers, Mindanao Bloggers, Negros Bloggers and Manadaue Chamber of Commerce.
The event is absolutely FREE, just simply write an article about Visayas Blogging Summit and complete the VBS Registration Form. Will that be Enough Reasons to be at the Visayas Blogging Summit 2011? See YOU!!!