San Francisco, California
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What is Blog Weekend Bootcamp?
Blog Weekend Bootcamp is a 3-day live-in conference with intensive hands-on workshop (Blogathon) that delves into the facets of blogging, creative writing, video blogging, photo blogging and Social Media. It is an excellent opportunity for bloggers of all skill levels to learn the best blogging and Social Media practices while utilizing the available tools for creating an effective online presence. The bootcamp also aims to educate the participants on how to leverage the power of Social Media for positive social change and responsible online engagement.
What is a Blogathon?
Blogathon is a blogging marathon where bloggers will be grouped into teams to work on assigned tasks and topics with the guidance of expert mentors and facilitators. Winners of the Blogathon sessions will received exciting prizes from our sponsors.
Who are the Speakers?
We have a prepared a power-pack list of award winning bloggers and journalists:
- Janette Toral - Author, E-commerce Consultant
- Jay Frank de Jesus - Emerging Media Specialist, U.S. Embassy
- Justin Cooke - Chief Idea Generator, Adsense Flippers
- Jojie Alcantara - Journalist, Photographer, PR and Creative Consultant
- Rene Lizada - Writer, Columnist
- Aileen Apolo – de Jesus - Head of Outreach, Google Southeast Asia
- Roy Geonzon - KBP President - Davao Chapter
- Kring Elenzano - Director, Producer, Actress, Host and Vlogger
Who can Participate?
Bloggers of all ages and skillsets, non-bloggers who wanted to jumpstart their blogging career and writers who want to learn the ropes of online writing. You may choose from any of the two (2) available tracks (Beginner Track or Advanced Track) that will suit your needs.
What Does It Include?
Mentorship and workshop from the top bloggers and influencers of the country, Certificate of Completion, Networking Opportunities and Resort Accommodation with buffet meals and snacks.
What To Bring?
Nestled amongst pine trees and beautiful orchids, Malagos Garden Resort is an hour ride from the city proper so make sure you have all the things you need for your overnight stay. We recommend that you bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or camera for maximum workshop experience.
Organizers and Supporters
This event is organized by Davao Bloggers, the premier blogging community in Davao region with the support of:
- U.S. Embassy Manila
- SMART Communications
- Malagos Garden Resort
- Abreeza Ayala Malls
- Crea8tech Solutions
- San Miguel Brewery
- Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc.
- Kaiser Webs Solutions
Early Bird Discount
We know you want to catch the earliest worm. Be sure to use EarlyBirdSpecial upon registration to avail of a P200 discount. Hurry, offer good until September 14, 2012 only.
It is a one-of-a-kind experience that you should not miss!