Staged by Silicon Caribe, Caribbean Bloggers Week 2016 will celebrate and showcase the power of Digital Influencers of Caribbean + Caribbean descent, who are Bloggers, Podcasters, Instagrammers, YouTubers and other types of Digital Creatives.
Under this year’s theme, “The Power of Digital Influence," the event is on a mission to raise the visibility and viability of Caribbean Content Creators, Tastemakers and Marketers and increase the understanding and collaboration between them and Caribbean and Global brands. The event - which is staged 90% online - will profile and interview emerging and rockstar Digital Influencers; publish educational how-to and how-I-did articles from expert bloggers; release The Status of Caribbean Blogosphere Trend Report; launch an Official Caribbean Blog directory plus host two Twitter Chats.
Caribbean Bloggers Week online and in person schedule of activities, will also examine how Digital Influence is growing in the Caribbean and Diaspora, the current trends, who are some of rising and leading digital influencers; what makes them so powerful ( their reach, resonance and relevance); how they already are reshaping how entire industries work and how marketing budgets are being spent.
The week will culminate with Blogger Meetups hosted by top Caribbean Bloggers in Kingston, Port of Spain, New York and London.
The Port of Spain Meetup will include mini panel discussions and networking opportunities with key digital influencers, based in Trinidad and Tobago. Conversation takeaways will include:
- Content Creation + Storytelling
- Personal Branding + Influence
- Influencer Marketing: What Brands Look For in an Influencer
*Space is limited. We encourage all attendees to register their blogs/platforms on Silicon Caribe via http://bit.ly/2dkZBrD