Very happy to be at the Northern Voice blogging and social media conference for [I think] the 4th year in a row. Opening remarks are about to begin, and will be tweeting and live-blogging throughout the day.
The hashtag is #nv11 — check it out!
Excellent keynote from @Aprilfilms about social media opening up dialogues on the downtown eastside of Vancouver.
Right now I’m sitting in the Twitter & News panel with a selection of local journalists: Theresa Lalone, Bob Mackin, Yuliya Talmazan, Andrea Woo and Erin Loxam. Some interesting insights into the pros and cons of social media and dealing with politicians and their flacks.
Now sitting in ‘Your blog is Boring and your photos suck’. Hoping I go against type…
Most excellent day at Northern Voice*. Back again tomorrow — but first I see a little Friday-night mentoring in my future.
* For those who are interested, you can follow the Most Astounding Twitter Stream by checking out #nv11. Be prepared — a blogging conference has a lot to say when let loose on free wifi!