Atlanta GovTech Social Academy 2017

Mar 14 - 15, 2017
Atlanta, GA


The GovTech Social Academy is heading to Atlanta, Georgia! On March 14-15th, join your fellow communicators to share stories and ideas from the trenches of government social media, gain insight from local leaders in the field, meet the hosts of the GovTech Social Podcast and participate in a live recording of the latest episode. Attendance is limited, so get your ticket now.
The GovTech Social Academy will be structured in an ‘unconference’ format, which gives each attendee the opportunity to help create the agenda. Eight sessions in this event will be dedicated to the topics, stories, and questions attendees decide to explore with each other. To make this possible, there are three key steps:

  1. To kick off the conference, we will conduct a Pitch Session on the first day. During the Pitch Session, all attendees who have an idea for a breakout session will have up to 60 seconds to present their idea to the rest of the audience. If you have more than one breakout session idea, feel free to get back in line and pitch again!
  2. After the Pitch Session, we will list the ideas that were presented and take a break to allow all attendees to “vote” for the breakout sessions they want to attend.
  3. The most popular breakout sessions will form the agenda for the rest of the unconference. If your session is selected, it’s your responsibility to run the session in the format of your preference. You’re welcome to present information, lead the discussion, or simply kick off the session and see where it goes. The goal is to foster open discussion and create value for yourself and your peers.

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Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown

275 Baker Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
(404) 577-2001

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Registration Information / Contact Us

Registration is free.

For registration and general assistance contact:

Jeremy Smith
Government Technology
Phone: (916) 932-1407
E-mail: jsmith@govtech.com


Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown

275 Baker Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
(404) 577-2001

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