Social Media Branding for Computing Professionals

Date:
Tuesday 15 January 2013, 7.00pm for 7.30pm (Light refreshments available from 7.00pm)

Venue:
Training Centre TC103, Elwes Building, University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, GL50 2QF

Cost:
Free and open to all. No booking required.

Speaker:
Dr. Thomas Lancaster, Birmingham City University.

Description:

In this era of easy online access to information about any individual or service, it is essential for those working in the computing trade to professionally present and promote themselves on the World Wide Web. Dr. Thomas teaches his own computing students how to increase their employability prospects by building themselves into their own professional online brand. He also runs workshops on social media marketing and branding aimed at academics.