Unique Session Topics

Session topics are advanced focusing on the pressing topics paid search marketing including mobile advertising, advertising in mobile and social games, Facebook and Linkedin advertising, etc, plus topics around search engine optimization including new content creation strategies, applying social with SEO, leveraging SEO in large corporations, and topics around social media using Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Foursquare, Pinterest, and staying ahead of new social channels coming into the space. Sessions are intimate and audience-driven—meaning you help guide the conversation toward the subjects, challenges, and issues important to you.

Connect with search marketing and social media marketing experts from companies like Logitech, AT&T, Yahoo!, Real Networks, Bing, ABC, Microsoft, Universities, and Publications like Wired, Search Engine Land, Forrester, and more. Executives from Fortune 500 Corporations wanting to take an aggressive approach to their online marketing, agencies focusing on the latest in social media and search marketing, as well as general advertiserss, public relations, customer service, or brand managers.

At Search and Social® Hawaii!, connecting is more than just business cards. You’ll create lasting memories and build new relationships with peers and industry experts. True connections who may serve as valuable, reliable resources as our industry continues to morph and change.

You talked, we listened. Past events have taught us that the best, most effective way to learn is in an intimate, collaborative environment with peers and industry leaders. So, we’ve designed our sessions to bring you together with speakers and other attendees in interactive groups of 20 to 60 people, where you can freely discuss the topics important to YOU and your business.

Got a specific issue challenging your business? Looking to improve your natural search results? Considering a new social strategy and confused about how to get started? This is your chance to ask questions and get answers from peers and experts who have experienced the same Search and Social® challenges as you.

In the end, you walk away with the answers you want, the knowledge you need, and the power of new connections and friends.

Monday

9:30 am

Search and Social® Workshop

Covering:
Google Adwords Basics
Facebook Advertising for Beginners

12:30 pm Lunch
Break for lunch
2:00 pm

Search and Social® Workshop

Covering:
Taste of Social Media (Building a Community)
SEO – the Basics for Beginners
Blogging Best Practices

6:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Location: Duke’s


Tuesday

8:00 am – 8:30 am Coffee/Tea
Location: Puna Ballroom
8:30 am – 9:00 am Conference Opens
8:30 am – 9:00 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

9:15 am – 9:45 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

9:55 am – 10:10 am

Break

Take a short break. Mingle, stretch your legs, check your email, Tweet the event, post your Facebook status update, or outline your Blog post. We’ll be back in 5…

10:10 am – 10:45 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

10:55 am – 11:25 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Inner Tubing

 

Networking Activities

Inner Tubing – Floating down the Auquaducts through Kauai’s rainforest.

Snorkeling – Drive to the beatiful reef and troll through the clear blue waters.

Chill on da Beach – relax and talk about industry trends while catching a tan.

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Tuesday Luau

 

Luau

Location: Plantation


Wednesday

8:00 am – 8:30 am Coffee/Tea
8:30 am – 9:00 am

Open Discussion and Q&A

We covered a lot of great topics the day before, and everyone enjoyed amazing conversations during our activities and Luau. We talk about what we covered, answer any questions, and share those conversations with the rest of the group.

Discussion Leader: Laura Lippay

  Keynote
9:15 am – 10:00 am

2011 Keynote – SEO’s Get Social

In 2011 the Godfather of SEo himself talked about how SEO’s and Social Media Experts are always looking at how Social Media can drive SEO efforts and vice versa. Attendees Left with an understanding of why we need to embrace and incorporate Social Media into SEO – and why Social Media experts need to understand SEO. Keep checking back as we continue to build the agenda for the 2012 event and narrow down our choices for our special Keynote.
Focus: TBD
Type: Keynote

Speaker(s): Bruce Clay

10:20 am – 10:50 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

11:40 am – 12:10 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Networking Activities

Dinner Cruise – Set sail for an afternoon of beautiful scenery and an evening of amazing food on the largest Catamaran on the Island.

Chill on da Beach – relax and talk about industry trends while catching a tan.


Thursday

8:00 am – 8:30 am Coffee/Tea
8:30 am – 9:00 am

Where is Social Media Going?

A philosophical discussion on predicting where Social Media is leading us – lead by the most influential moguls of our industry. Is Twitter and Facebook just a trend? How long are we going to keep checking in on Foursquare, and updating our Daily Booth? Are we going to see new channels come into the space? How can we stay ahead of the game?
Focus: Social Media
Type: Discussion

Speaker(s): Bruce Clay, Gillian Muessig, Ian Lurie, Daron Babin

9:15 am – 9:45 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

9:55 am – 10:10 am

Break

Take a short break. Mingle, stretch your legs, check your email, Tweet the event, post your Facebook status update, or outline your Blog post. We’ll be back in 15 min…

10:10 am – 10:45 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

10:55 am – 11:25 am

Mini-Keynote

Mini-Keynote’s are 20-30 minute talks focused on advanced search marketing and/or social media marketing strategies. Mini-Keynote’s are led by a respected thought leader in the search marketing and social media marketing industry. Check back for more details on the topic title and description as we continue to build our Search and Social® Agenda.
Focus: TBD
Type: TBD

Speaker(s): TBD

11:35 am – 12:30 pm

Speed Networking

Ever heard of “Speed Dating”? This is a great way to get to know everyone at the conference, exchange business cards, and leave with a deeper understanding of each other’s role in the Search and Social® world.
Focus: Networking
Type: Networking

Speaker(s):