Attend this conference to learn why using social media should be embraced by your organization, along with helpful tools, tips and techniques to get started. Hear practical advice, firsthand, from leading experts including the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, City of Ottawa, Ontario, Public Health Agency of Canada, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Royal Bank of Canada, and many more, on how to engage your employees and citizens by using social media. Oct.2009MiniLogo

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Please contact the hotel directly when making your reservation. For the conference, a limited number of rooms have been set aside at the government rate of $154 CAD/night. Please be sure to call the hotel no later than August 27, 2009 to help ensure this rate and mention that you are attending the Advanced Learning Institute event and quote Reservation ID Code: GFINST. We recommend that reservations be made early, as the number of rooms at our rate is limited.

Social Media for Government - September 29 - October 2, Ottawa

Social Media for Government - September 29 - October 2, Ottawa

Social Media for Government – Canada

Save the dates, September 29 – October 2, and attend this conference to learn how to capture the power of social media in your organization, along with helpful tools, tips and techniques to get started. There will be more information coming, but expect to hear great case studies from the various levels of Canadian government. Produced by the: Advanced Learning Institute http://www.aliconferences.com kelly@aliconferences.com Twitter: @kellyflynn Phone: 773-695-9400 x1

Click on the link to hear an interview from CBC Radio’s Kate Porter on Social Media for Government. She interviewed Glen Padassery from the Ontario Public Service, Jennifer Savage from Webdrive Canada Inc., and Chris Wightman from the City of Ottawa.

Pass it along – this is very cool! Thanks, Kate!

Government 2.0 Best Practices

This last question was posed in the Interactive Session. Here’s a question that was asked as a follow-up: How can we blend social media with traditional media?

Part one: What do you need to know
more about to move forward?

Part two: How can you blend social media with traditional media?


Social Media for Government – Opening Day!
Welcome to the first day of the Advanced Learning Institute’s (A.L.I.) Social Media for Government conference! We have an exciting day planned. It will be full of excellent case studies, networking opportunities with your fellow speakers and peers, and time for getting your questions answered.
Tonight we (A.L.I.) will be hosting a networking reception at the hotel’s lounge, immediately following the close of today’s sessions. We invite you to join us and continue networking with your fellow conference participants.
I look forward to finally meeting each of you and am so glad you are a part of this exciting event!