Social and digital platforms are creating new communities daily. As this virtual world becomes ever more mainstream, so are new opportunities and unexpected challenges. This calls for interdisciplinary teamwork, blended skills, and best practices in change management. At the forefront of these pathways to the future are experts in information technology and public relations/communication. They are mining and interpreting data, monitoring social trends, managing risks, and delivering solutions in bold new ways. Hear from David Almond, Alberta Innovates Executive Director of Information Technology about how these very different voices and views are blending in a mutually supportive partnership.
Date: Tuesday, May 18
Time: noon to 1 p.m.
CPRS members: free | Students: free | Non-members: $15