Zyncro at the ISM Forum
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The ISM Forum (“The Internal Social Media Forum”) took place on November 3-4 at the Gran Hotel Colon in Madrid, an event organised by a company called Forward Networking. The event aims to provide a meeting point for HR executives, community managers, Social Media and intranet managers from o¡all over the world.
This forum is bound to unite executives with a certain responsibility when it comes to the social network strategies implemented for internal communication and HR management.
Forward Networking is a company that focussed on conference organization, congresses, events and workshops on an international basis. They define themselves as a conglomeration of talent that aims to improve business operations for multinationals.
Expected objectives and results
The ISM Forum is composed of experts within the sector who aim to debate the strategic role of Social Media at an internal level and analyze its recent as well as future evolution. It deals with social media work related topics such as employee commitment, training, awareness, motivation, positivity culture, recruitment and branding; changes within internal communication, income channels, effective communication strategies, business intelligence, community creation, integration, change management… and concepts such as social platforms and intranet 2.0.
This conference aims to provide a basis for sharing, analyzing and discussing tendencies and the current enterprise social networking strategies on an internal level and the ways in which social media can create value within organizations.
Zyncro took part
The following topics were looked at during the talk:
- Corporate microblogging: information flow within a company 2.0
- The work groups system and corporate file management
- Task management and meeting minutes
- Corporate contacts directory
- Integration with external applications: social media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook), other cloud services (Google, Evernote, SurveyMonkey …) with your corporate systems
- The ROI on Enterprise Social Networks
- Best practices – the use of platforms 2.0 within the business
In addition, November 4 saw a Q&A session on one of the most frequently asked questions in this area: How can I persuade my CEO to get into Social Media?
For more information about this event, check out full website: http://ism2011madrid.forwardnetworking.com where you will be able to find the event conclusions.