OTTAWA, April 30 /CNW Telbec/ - Public sector leaders discuss how to use social media to improve organizational performance at Public Sector Social Media: New Rules of Engagement, hosted by The Conference Board of Canada.
According to the recent Conference Board report, Navigating Through the Storm: Leaders and the World of Work in 2020, social media is one of the top 10 trends transforming work, workplaces and workforces.
When: May 3 - 4, 2010
Who: James L. Norrie, Associate Dean, Ted Rogers School of
Management, will examine social media's internal and external
business potential, at 8:45 a.m., Monday
Mark Faul, Manager, E-Media and Service Integration Branch
City of Ottawa, will provide an overview of how the City of
Ottawa began to use social media, at 11:45 a.m., Monday
Colin McKay, Director, Research and Education and Outreach,
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, will discuss
social media and privacy in the public sector, at 12:00 p.m.,
Jeff Braybrook, Senior Director, Chief Information Officer
Branch, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, will examine
existing and new social media guidelines for government
departments, at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday
Where: Crowne Plaza Ottawa Hotel, 101 Lyon St., Ottawa
For more information, visit: http://www.conferenceboard.ca/conf/10-0093/default.aspx
The conference is sponsored by Innovapost, IPAC, Bullfrog Power and Zerofootprint.
Media must register in advance.
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