CeBIT is not a show just for consumers, nor is it a conference just for big business, it's actually ideal for Small and Mid-sized Businesses. It's a great conference where you can learn about the latest in technology and it's also a great networking event.
Salesforce is committed to helping Aussie Small Businesses and we have an agenda tailored specifically to help SMBs get the most out for the 3 day conference.
If you can't afford to spend the entire 3 days at CeBIT, then I suggest you attend the first day, 28th May 2013.
Here are the Top 5 reasons SMBs should be at CeBIT:
Don't forget to register for your Free Ticket to CeBIT Sydney.
Below is the agenda we've put together for SMBs so you can be sure to get the most out the day - 28th May 2013.
Venue A: The Star Events Centre - 80 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont (formerly Star City Casino)
Time: 8:30 - 10:00 am
With special guests: The Hon Barry O’Farrell MP, Clover Moore MP, Harper Reed, Rayid Ghani and Vivek Kundra.
Time: 10:00 - 12:00 pm
Hear firsthand from salesforce.com leader Vivek Kundra and successful customers like Lorna Jane and CGU Insurance about how they are transforming into customer companies.
With 20 expert-led sessions, you'll be able to learn the latest news on our products, get introduced to new technologies and find out how to improve and grow your business.
* Times subject to change, room location to be confirmed closer to the date.
Time: 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Presenter: Mark Vozzo (me!) @markvozzo:
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Time: 2:00pm - 2:45pm
A panel of small business owners will share their experiences with Salesforce and how it has changed their lives. Hear their stories as they explain how they are using Salesforce apps to revolutionise and grow their businesses. The must-see session for anyone in a small business.
Time: 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Do you think social media is just for experts, ninjas and guys with coloured socks? We’ll show you how social media gives every business the opportunity to accelerate growth, expand reach and build strong customer relationships. Director of Product Marketing, Derek Laney, will share practical tips on how you can assess your current social media plan and a model for crafting a killer social media marketing program.
Time: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us for a rapid-fire session to learn some of the different things you can do with Salesforce to supercharge your business. Increase win rates and discover great apps to save time and reduce costs. Our insider and expert, Carlos Mora, shares his top 5 Salesforce hints for small business.
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