The 2017 Territorial Communications Summit will be held at Territorial Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, September 12th-14th. The Summit is a time for officers and communications professionals to come together to learn more about telling the Army’s story and sharing information in the constantly changing world of communications.

Schedule

Tuesday, September 12th

6:00PM Doors Open & Registration
7:15PM Welcome Dinner & Networking

Wednesday, September 13th

8:30AM Welcome & Devotions

8:50AM  – 10:00AM  Plenary Session I – Protecting the Shield in a See-Through World

 10:00AM – 10:15AM BREAK                                                                                      

10:15AM – 11:15AM  Workshop I

  1. Reporters in the lobby! (on camera media training)
  2. Answering angry phone calls or tricky donor questions
  3. Monitoring and responding to negative posts and comments on social media

11:30AM –  12:30AM LUNCH            

12:45PM – 1:45PM Workshop II

  1. Reporters in the lobby (on camera media training)
  2. Answering angry phone calls or tricky donor questions
  3. Responding to negative posts and comments on social media

1:45PM – 2:00PM BREAK                   

2:00PM – 3:00PM  Workshop III

  1. Reporters in the lobby (on camera media training)
  2. “Are you really Communicating or Just Talking”
  3. Introducing the New Digital Asset Library

3:15PM – 4:30PM Plenary Session II – Communicating and Collaborating in the New Multi-Generational Workplace

Dinner on your own

Thursday, September 14th

8:30AM – 8:45AM Welcome/Devotional

8:45AM –  9:45AM Plenary Session III – Digital is Changing: How We Tell Our Story and How Our Story is Told

9:45AM –  10:00AM BREAK     

10:00AM – 11:00AM Workshop IV

  1. Social Media Surgery
  2. Developing a Communication Plan for a Small Market
  3. Coordinating our Message and Tactics to Create a Groundswell

11:15AM – 12:15PM Workshop V

  1. Becoming a content provider with the help of your iPhone
  2. Reaching Influencers in the Digital age
  3. Coordinating our Message and Tactics to Create a Groundswell

12:15PM – 1:00PM  LUNCH

1:00PM – 2:00PM Workshop VI

  1. Becoming a content provider with the help of your iPhone
  2. Reaching Influencers in the Digital age
  3. Faith in Social Media

2:15PM – 3:00PM Closing Session, Christmas 2017 & Drawing

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