Now open – 6th Social Media Day at UMass Boston, May 19th, 2017

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The wait is over. Please save the date for the:

6th Social Media Day at UMass Boston
Getting Serious about Social Media

Friday, May 19th, 2017, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
McCormack Hall, Ryan Lounge, 3. Floor, UMass Boston

Register here

Although Social Media has become a primary communication and information channel for consumers today, many businesses find it challenging to use social media in an effective and sustainable manner. It’s time to fix this and get serious about social media marketing! More specifically:

  • How to develop a social media strategy that delivers measurable, positive, and sustainable results?
  • How to stay on top in this constantly changing environment?

If you want to know more, do not miss the 6th Social Media Day at UMass Boston.  Join us for an innovative conference experience featuring inspiring keynote speakers and multiple interactive break-out sessions. Meet and learn from our keynote speakers below:

Werner Kunz (@WerKunz)
Social Media Scientist and Professor of Marketing at UMass Boston

Sophia Bernazzani (@soph_bern)
Content Marketing, Hubspot

Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar)
Chief Digital Evangelist, Salesforce
Author of “The Pursuit of Social Business Excellence”

Amanda Healy (@Amanda_Healy)
Award-Winning Marketing Leader, National Speaker, and Social Media Evangelist

Eric Enge (@stonetemple)
CEO of Stone Temple Consulting

Julia Campbell (@JuliaCSocial)
Principal of J Campbell Social Marketing
Author “Storytelling in the Digital Age?”

Elizabeth Carr (@EJordanCarr)
Director of Communications & Marketing,
MAB Community Services and Consultant

Angela Pitter (@angelapitter)
Founder and CEO of Live Wire Collaborative

Georgina Cannie (@GeorginaCannie)
Community strategist, The Community Roundtable

Amma Marfo (@ammamarfo)
Writer, Educator, Podcaster, + Persistent Creative

Brian Mahony (@BrianMahony)
Managing Director, Compelum

Jason Muth (@Jason_Muth)
Interactive Sales + Strategy Director
Beasley Broadcast Group

Read more about our speakers here.

Please stay tuned and like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and use our hashtag (#UMBSocial). Please help us get the word out and promote the Social Media Day in your channels and circles!

Contact us today with any questions. If you are interested in collaboration with the Social Media Days, please contact me regarding sponsorship opportunities.

We hope to see you at the Social Media Day on May 19th.

Werner Kunz & The Social Media Days Team

We thank our generous sponsors and partners for supporting this event

Impression from the last Social Media Day

Disclaimer: This event is hosted by the digital media lab at UMass Boston and organized by the Digital Media & Marketing Institute Boston. To request disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, visit

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