Plans for Digital Capital Week — a free festival focused on technology and social media taking place June 11 – 20, 2010 — are well under way.
Here is just one example of the many free presentations and workshops that will take place
Tuesday, June 15, 9:30 a.m. Social and Traditional Media: How News and Media Organizations are Getting Social and Why They Need at Grosvenor Auditorium at National Geographic (1600 M Street, NW., Washington, DC). A panel event hosted by USA TODAY, looking at real and tactical ways news and media organizations are using social media to share content, engage readers and get results. Moderated by Carlos Roig, VP of Digital Media Strategy at Home Front Communications. Panelists: Andy Carvin – Senior Strategist for National Public Radio’s Social Media Desk; Robert Michael Murray – VP of Social Media for National Geographic; and Benet Wilson – Online Managing Editor for Aviation Week’s Business Aviation and Co-Chair of the National Association for Black Journalist’s Digital Journalism Task Force.
Nearly 3,000 people have registered for Digital Capital Week, Currently, there are less than 57 free tickets left. To register, visit http://dcweek.eventbrite.com
For more information, visit http://www.digitalcapitalweek.org