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Learn best practices in social media marketing
from today's leading colleges and universities.

Oct 10, 2018: Pre-Summit Social Media Training
Oct 11–12, 2018: General Summit

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Presenting Thought Leaders

Mike Petroff

Mike Petroff

Director, Content Strategy
Harvard University

Liz Harter

Liz Harter

Social Media Manager
University of Notre Dame

Krista Berend

Krista Berend

Director of Social Media
Texas A&M University

Kristen Convery

Kristen Convery

Senior Director, Marketing Content - University Marketing
Ohio State University

Gus Sentementes

Gus Sentementes

Director of Social Media and Analytics, Office of Communications
The Johns Hopkins University

Kristofer Karol

Kristofer Karol

Director of Social Media Strategy
Indiana University

Tony Dobies

Tony Dobies

Social Media Director
West Virginia University

Michael Steelman

Michael Steelman

Director, Alumni Career Management & Professional Networks
William & Mary

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    Filament Marketing

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    Warner Bros.

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