#CMGRHangout presents: Events and Social Media


When planning community events, we’re often looking for ways to convert those online interactions to offline hugs. Part of that magical experience comes from the ability to bring community members before, during and after events—and arguably one of the easiest tools to use is social media. If you’ve planned an event, attended an event or are thinking about planning one, you’ve probably thought through various ways to use social media to enhance your event and bring people together.

Join us for this week’s #CMGRHangout panel on Friday, June 3rd at 2pm ET/11am PT to look at how we can use social media to help build community experiences before, during and after events.

+Jonathan Brewer and +Sherrie Rohde will be hosting the hangout with +Jenn Chen, +Evan Hamilton, +Ruhi Shamim and +Amir Zonozi on panel. +Christin Kardos and +Carrie Keenan will be moderating the Twitter chat using #CMGRHangout .

Discussion Questions

1. What’s the best event you’ve been to, industry or not, in the past year? Why?
2. How do events impact community-building and relationships?
3. How do larger events (conferences) differ from smaller events (meetups) in community building?
4. What’s your favorite way you’ve seen social media used to build community leading up to an event?
5. What’s your favorite way you’ve seen social media used to build community during an event?
6. What’s your favorite way you’ve seen social media used to build community following up an event?
7. How do platforms like Facebook events compare to event specific tools like Meetup or Eventbrite?
8. What are some ways you can use social media analytics in your event reporting?
9. What other tips do you have for using social media to build community around events?

RSVP & Watch the Hangout

RSVP here to let us know you’re going to watch. This will add the event to your calendar and remind you to attend! If you want to be on air, please let us know in advance by commenting here.

Let’s discuss ways you can attend:

Watch: You do NOT need to join the hangout. Just stay on the Google+ Event and you’ll see the video on YouTube. (Don’t worry, it will be there and start playing as soon as the broadcast begins.)

Talk and Be Seen: If you decide you want to talk, not just watch, please let us know in advance. (We will only invite a few people for this event, so let us know why you would like to attend.)

Chat: You can watch here and/or follow the conversation on Twitter using #CMGRHangout .

If you join us on the hangout, a wired internet connection is preferred and if you have a headset with mic or earbuds, that works best for the audio. You will also need a working webcam.

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