BBC Skills Day: How to Make it in the Digital World

Want to know more about blogging or podcasting? Fancy writing comedy for Facebook? Got a business that needs to engage more with customers? Want to make the most out of your mobile films? Come to our free digital skills day.

BBC Academy: Digital Skills Day

Monday

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birmingham, The Bond Company, 180 - 182 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5SE

Description

Get involved with the exciting range of free talks, workshops and creative sessions, each exploring the latest in digital content and how to tell fantastic multiplatform stories.

The workshops are suitable for both experienced professionals wanting to brush-up on their digital skills and new entrants to the business.

You will: 

  • learn invaluable short-form storytelling techniques from BBC Writers Room
  • discover the basic principles of using your mobile to create broadcast-quality video and sound  
  • get hands-on with the latest multimedia apps
  • find out about blogging, vlogging and the world of podcast production
  • learn how to build a brand using social media
  • get expert techniques from Google Digital Garage for reaching new online audiences

Schedule

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09:00 - 09:30 Registration in main space
Tea and coffee
Registration in main space
Tea and coffee
Registration in main space
Tea and coffee
09:45 - 11:00 BBC Writers Room

Short-form storytelling

Google Garage

Build a digital marketing plan

BBC Academy

APPSolutely amazing content

  Change Change Change
11:15 - 12:30 BBC Academy

Filming and editing on your mobile

Google Garage

Introduction to digital advertising

BBC Writers Room

Short-form storytelling
12:30 - 13:15 Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:30 - 14:45 MrASingh

How to build a brand using social media

Mark Steadman

Murder in podcastville

The Ting Thing

Blogging workshop

  Change Change Change
15:00 - 16:15 BBC Academy

APPSolutely amazing content

Google Garage

Writing for social media

BBC Academy

Filming and editing on your mobile

  Coffee and cake Coffee and cake Coffee and cake
16:30 - 17:45 Mark Steadman

Murder in podcastville

MrASingh

How to build a brand using social media

The Ting Thing

Blogging workshop

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