Check out the Presentations Here - smallbiztechnology.com/smallbiztechtour2012
We are thrilled to have you join us for the 3rd annual Small Business Technology Tour, produced by Smallbiztechnology.com, and sponsored by Intel. We look forward to seeing you there!
Event Host: Florida International University
This is a direct link to the campus map, the building is indicated as CBC. http://campusmaps.fiu.edu/mmc-map.pd
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It will be a full day of information, insight, energy and fun… all about using technology as a tool to grow your business.
What will happen during your day at the tour? Here's what will happen:
- You’ll network with your peers
- Learn from experts
- Speak with technology vendors
- Participate in discussions
- Win Prizes
- Enter to win an Intel powered Ultra-book notebook computer
And so much more – all with the goal of seeing how you can leverage technology and empower your business for growth.
TOPICS & AGENDA
8:30am - 9:00am
Registration and Networking
9:00am - 9:30am
Opening Remarks and Welcome
Dr. Jerry Haar, Director of the Pino Center, Florida International University
Read his full bio here
How Small Companies Can Do Big Things With Technology
Small Business 3.0 is all about leveraging mobile technology, cloud computing, social media and more to do a lot with a little. It’s about running a highly competitive, lean and profitable business.
Ramon Ray, Infusiosnoft and Smallbiztechnology.com
9:30am - 10:30am
Making Your Office Productive Using Technology
Forget GHz: What’s new (and important) in Business PCs.
Throw out that old checklist. Today’s Business PCs are designed for the unique demands of small business. More responsive, more secure, easier to manage, in innovative designs like “All in One” PCs and new Business Ultrabooks. Whether you have IT support or not, we’ll show you some cool new PCs that were designed with your needs in mind.
By Eric Townsend, Intel
10:30am - 11:30am
Are You Leveraging Your Superfans?
Your customers are one of the most important assets your business has. Identifying and leveraging your superfans as brand Ambassadors can be an important strategy to boost referrals, create repeat business and overall grow your revenues.
By Baochi Nguyen, RingCentral
11:30am - 12:30pm
7 Steps: Dating Your Leads. Marrying Your Customers
This fresh and informative presentation will give you the 7 steps you need to get prospects to say YES and customers to become loyal customers. You’ll learn that a customer’s “no” sometimes means not yet – and how to turn those “no’s” into a sale!
By Ramon Ray, Infusionsoft
12:30pm - 1:00pm
How 'SCORE' Can Grow Your Business (For FREE!
1:00pm - 2:30pm
You Must Be A Publisher: Why Content Marketing and Social Media Are A Must
Look around you, the world is FULL of content. FULL of images, articles, Tweets and videos all fighting for your attention. Attend this session and hear why you must be a publisher and how to properly leverage content marketing and social media to grow your business.