The University of South Florida, 25th Annual Social Marketing Conference
Written by Julie Hentz   

Registration is open for the 25th Social Marketing Conference, June 27-30th at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida. The event is a biennial gathering of professionals who use social marketing frameworks to address public health and environmental challenges. For those in the United States, the USF Social Marketing Conference provides proximity and brings recognized expertise from around the world to present on successful strategies for social and behavioral change. The event is broken into these dates/activities:

Training Academy: Wednesday & Thursday, June 27-28, 2018
Environmental Training Academy Track: Wednesday & Thursday, June 27-28, 2018
Advanced Training Academy: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Main Conference: Friday & Saturday, June 29-30, 2018

The Training academies have been well-received over the years as 2 days of intense, information-filled guidance in the social marketing approach, leaving the attendee with a firm understanding of terminology and practice.

Some of the featured speakers at this year’s conference are Dr. Akeem Ali, Director of Health, St. Helena Government, Dr. Timo Dietrich, lecturing in gamification and Digital Marketing at Griffith University in Australia, Bill Smith, EdD, PhD, President of Making Change4u, and Christine Domegan, PhD, Head of Marketing and Senior Lecturer at the National University of Ireland, Galway. These are a few among many other impressive presentations.

As always, the event takes place on the shores of the Gulf at the Sand Key Resort, a lovely spot to exchange best practices and catch up with other social marketers.

To participate and follow in the conversation:  #SMC2018
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Last Updated on Wednesday, May 02, 2018 01:01 PM