The Social Hub

Open all day in Halls 1 & 2

The Social Hub is the perfect spot to connect and chat with friends, colleagues and new contacts, or simply recharge a bit.

Amanda HealyDon’t miss your chance to attend LinkedIn Profile Makeover Workshops to perfect your networking skills. Featuring Amanda Healy, award-winning B2B marketing leader and social media expert.

Making LinkedIn Work for YOU!

11:00 – 11:20 am
12:30 – 12:50 pm
3:00 – 3:20 pm
3:25 – 3:55 pm
4:00 – 4:20 pm
4:25 – 4:45 pm

Download the handout.

Do you have a LinkedIn profile simply because you feel you ought to? Or have you been meaning to set one up but don’t know where to start? Chances are, even more advanced users of LinkedIn are not maximizing the platform to its fullest. With careful curation, it can be one of the most powerful tools in your marketing arsenal, enabling new opportunities, driving new business and partnerships, and enabling you to position yourself as a thought leader in your respective field.

In these sessions, social media expert Amanda Healy will show LinkedIn novices and vets alike the tips and tricks to get LinkedIn to do the work for you. Learn how to increase your profile strength, strategically grow your network, boost your SEO value, and much more. Discover how investing less than an hour per week can pay big dividends in achieving your personal and professional aspirations. Have your LinkedIn profile open on your device and follow along in real-time!

Facebook Live

Join television personality Kim Barnes and learn the tricks and tools of how to create your own Facebook Live broadcasts. She’ll be in the Social HUB from 7:30am – 5:00pm, excluding keynote sessions.

Kim Barnes has spent the last 25+ years on the air! She was an award winning reporter and news anchor for 15 years, including more than a decade at KVUE in Austin. Kim also taught television news reporting at the University of Texas, her alma mater. Since leaving the newsroom, she still appears in television commercials and corporate videos, and also does voiceover work. Kim uses all of her skills as the owner of Barnes Team Media, where they help businesses be seen, heard and empowered to share their message through media and video to grow their business.

Coffee will be available for purchase at the Hub’s Coffee Cart. + Charge your mobile device with one of the many charging devices that will be available throughout the day.

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