Social Media for Higher Education
Driving engagement and organisational growth through social media strategies
3rd – 5th May 2017 | Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney


With 2.3 billion active social media users and 96% of undergraduate students on Facebook, the most powerful tool for current and prospective student engagement is at your fingertips. Using social media effectively will expand your market scope, increase your student recruitment and drive engagement.

Akolade’s Social Media for Higher Education focuses on driving current and prospective student engagement through cutting-edge social media campaigns. This event explores strategies to produce creative, meaningful content, the latest social media trends to reach your target demographic as well as how to measure the impact of your social media campaigns to inform future initiatives.

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Why should you attend?

  • Drive current and prospective student engagement through a comprehensive social media strategy
  • Produce creative cutting-edge video content with limited budgets and resources
  • Measure the impact of your social media campaigns to inform and shape your strategy
  • Gain a competitive edge by forecasting future social media trends
  • Build your brand through digital marketing and establishing your organisation as an industry leader
  • Progress your brand through cutting-edge video creation techniques

Don’t miss hearing from:

  • Robert Bochnak, Director of Social Media – Office of Alumni Relations, Harvard Business School, USA
  • Shannon Kliendienst, A/g Chief Marketing Officer, Director of Communications, Macquarie University
  • Callista Thillou, Executive Director, Office of Communication and Engagement, Flinders University
  • Dr Aidan Burke, Director – Office of Corporate Communication and Public Relations, University of Southern Queensland
  • Julia Scott, Director – Media and External CommunicationsSwinburne University of Technology
  • Dr Collette Snowden, Program Director – Communication and MediaUniversity of South Australia


EducationCareer readers
 are eligible for a 10% discount off the current price!

Please contact Akolade on 02 9247 6000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and quote your VIP Code: WFXE1.