Intranet Insider World Tour Live

Join Toby Ward, President and CEO of Prescient Digital Media as he present the pre-conference workshop "Smackdown: Old School Communications vs. New School Intranets at the Intranet Inside World Tour Live.
When Apr 16, 2009
Where New York, New York
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The afternoon begins with a spirited and fun debate on the merits of old school versus new school.

  • Should the intranet be the main focus of an organization's employee communications?
  • How can an organization move communications from a centralized, top-down function to something wired into the DNA of a decentralized, distributed corporate culture?
  • What are the elements of a successful communications culture?
  • How should the intranet and technology relate to traditional offline communications?

Presented by: Toby Ward, President and CEO, Prescient Digital Media

Topics covered during this conference and workshop include:

  • What does "intranet 3.0" look and feel like?
  • With social media exploding, what should your intranet be doing with wikis, video, podcasts, blogs and social networking?
  • Are intranets delivered by mobile phones ready for prime time?
  • In this difficult economy, what are the best strategies and techniques to help maintain employee engagement and loyalty via the intranet?
  • As the business world moves toward transparency, how can the intranet present a real and real-time dashboard of the state of the organization?  
  • What should intranet professionals be doing to prepare and manage through continuous change and crisis? 
  • What's the best route to optimize your employee directory with social software and presence information?
  • What is your intranet worth, and what strategies will help you elevate the position?  
  • What are some best practices to gain true executive support for your intranet?

Who should Attend

This practical, information-packed learning opportunity is ideal for intranet managers ready to learn, share and brainstorm a new mindset about intranets and the profession of intranet management. The agenda is intended to bring together intranet teams from all departments, from all sizes and types of organizations including:
  • Intranet Specialists
  • Internet/Intranet Developers
  • Web Producers - Intranets
  • Intranet Portal Leadesr
  • Senior Vice Presidents, Corporate Communications
  • HR Directors
  • Managers, Internal Communications
  • National Accounts Consultants
  • Sr. Directors, Internal and External Communications
  • Account Services Managers
  • Global Intranet & Portal Practice Leaders
  • Web Content and Internet Specialists
  • Global Internal Communications Managers
  • Marketing Managers
  • Human Resources Managers