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Programme

The programme will include a mixture of plenary and parallel sessions. Parallel sessions will case studies, discussions and demonstrations.  Some will also include a hands-on element allowing you to try out some of the tools/solutions for yourself.

Parallel sessions are being finalised and include: Twitter for Training, Facilitating with Facebook, YouTube for training, digital literacy through social media, Google+ and the legal aspects of using Social Media.  There will be a choice of three presentations under each of the parallel sesssions slots and each will run twice throughout the day.  

Videos of some of the presentations are available on the UCISA youtube channel

Parallel session outlines.  Further details on the parallel sessions are also available on the event lanyrd site.

09:15      Guided tour of University MediaCityUK campus by the Academic Director (optional extra) 

09:30 Registration and refreshments

10:05 Welcome and housekeeping

10:10 Keynote:

Looking in from the outside: Developing your own windows of opportunities using social media
Sue Beckingham, Sheffield Hallam University
Handouts of slides (PDF)
Presentation (SlideShare)

11:00 Refreshments and networking

11:30 Parallel Sessions 1
Choice of up to three sessions
  • YouTube for training, Craig Taylor, Epic
    YouTube videos to support session
  • What does Google+ mean for me?, Martin Hamilton, Loughborough University
    Presentation (SlideShare)
  • Developing digital literacy through social media: trainer and trainee perspective, Joe Nicholls, University of Cardiff
    Presentation (Prezi)
12:05 Parallel Sessions 2
Choice of up to three sessions

12.35 Lunch

13.35 Parallel Sessions 3
Choice of up to three sessions
  • YouTube for training, Craig Taylor, Epic
  • Making the most of Google+, Martin Hamilton, Loughborough University
  • Developing digital literacy through social media: trainer and trainee perspective, Joe Nicholls, University of Cardiff
14:10 Parallel Sessions 4
Choice of up to three sessions
  • Facebook for Facilitating, Gillian Fielding and Amina Helal, University  of Salford
  • Twitter for Training, Phil Vincent, Sheffield Hallam University
  • Legal aspects of Social Media, Matt Stephenson, University of Salford
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14:40 Refreshments and networking

15:05 Plenary presentation:

Helen Keegan, University of Salford 

15:50 Wrap up and close

16.00 Close

 
Event Information
Event: Using Social Media for training
Date: 18 April 2012
Venue: University of Salford, MediaCityUK campus
Book by:  30 March 2012
Status: open



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