EMU Social Media Unit, in collaboration with the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Communication and Media Studies Faculty, is organizing the “Social Media and Brand Week” between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on the 18th and 19th of October 2017.
Social Media and Brand Week will begin on Wednesday, the 18th of October 2017, with the opening speeches and a conference taking place at Mustafa Afşin Ersoy Hall. The event that will appeal to those interested in social media at an amateur or professional level will take place with contribution from Cookies. The primary sponsors of the event are the Turkish Airlines and North Cyprus Turkcell.
BBC Media Action North Africa Social Media Manager Faras Saleh, MK Solutions founder Moses Shawaly, Wanda Digital Creative Director Enis Baruh, Hepsiburada Culture, Entertainment & Office Supplies Site Manager Soner Beyhan, OMD Global Media United Arab Emirates Social Media Director Khaled Akbik, Turkcell Tactical Marketing and Brand Communication Manager Bilge Onur, Neydi Olacağı Program Directors Mehmet Ekin Vaiz and Gülşen Erçin are speakers at the event that will provide tips for those interested in Social Media and Digital Marketing regarding gaining information, meeting experts, creating strategies for big companies, the experience and skills needed to reach success in the social media sector, setting goals and what roads to take.
Speaking on Social Media and Brand Week, where those attending will be presented certificates, EMU Institutional Communications and Social Media Coordinator Raziye Nevzat highlighted that social media has become an important platform for advertising and marketing and added that social media also presents important job opportunities for many individuals. Nevzat stated that digital marketing will encapsulate a large part of the sector in the near future indicating that this event provides an important opportunity for students and graduates who want to be a part of this profession as well as those who want to expertise in their fields.
Those interested in the event that will be free of charge for EMU personnel and students can apply from the website smbw.emu.edu.tr. Applications will be accepted until the 17th of October 2017. Simultaneous translation will be available during all presentations at the event expected to have a high attendance.