Date: January 26, 2010
Location: Manchester, UK
Topic: Social Media: A Challenge to Leadership?
Description: Social Media: A Challenge to Leadership? The first in a series of Knowledge sessions, is developed around the theme of how social can media inform and impact on leadership. We aim to provide a setting where participants can embrace new ideas, develop innovative leadership strategies and provoke new thinking about core leadership skills.In the first half of the afternoon Nick Booth of Podnosh will be leading the Social Media Game, specially designed for the event. People will work together on problem solving scenarios providing a chance to explore the issues around creating a social media strategy.We will then move onto a Question & Answer Session where participants can discuss the role of the social web in organisational development and identifying and mitigating risks with an expert panel. Other panellists include: Dave Moutrey – Director Cornerhouse, Manchester; Adrian Slatcher – Manchester Digital Development Agency & AmbITion project manager; Steven Flower – Substance; Chi-chi Ekweozor – Fresh TV.