Never in history has the ability to communicate been so pervasive. Mobile devices, apps and internet connectivity can bring any person or idea to your fingertips with a simple click. Yet, sharing your ideas and messages through the vast profusion of these digital assets can be mind-boggling. Advertisers, social media strategists, publishers, journalists, businesses, non-profits and government agencies have all discovered that a good story can stir peoples’ emotions and compel them to action. Learn how to use today’s powerful digital media technology to get the right story to the right audience.
Hear innovators, strategists and trend spotters, including Bob Johansen, Paul Debevec, Brandon Oldenburg, Brian Storm and Jay Baer share their insights, secrets and stories about The Power of Digital Storytelling. Experience a full day of captivating speakers in Kansas City’s historic Union Station.
8:45a Welcome by Kansas City, MO, Mayor Sly James
9:00a Bob Johansen, Distinguished Fellow, Institute for the Future
10:15a Paul Debevec, Chief Visual Officer, USC Institute for Creative Tech
11:30a Lunch – Moonbot & BBQ: Brandon Oldenburg, Moonbot Studios
12:30p Screening of Short Films/Vendor Booth Visits
1:00p Brian Storm, Executive Director, MediaStorm
2:00p Breakout Session 1
3:00p Breakout Session 2
4:00p Jay Baer, Social Media Guru, Convince & Convert
5:00p Networking Reception