Save the date for the conference "Emerging Trends in Social Media"! The conference will take place on 12 October 2023 in Riga! Details about the venue and conference agenda will follow.
Please note that the registration for the conference is not open yet. Follow announcements on our social media and website socmediatrends.org!
During the years, the conference "Emerging Trends in Social Media" has served as a platform for discussion on how the threat aspect of social media has developed over time and reshaped the information environment, as we know it. As we enter a new era of technological advancements, this year's conference aims to delve deeper into the intricate relationship between social media, artificial intelligence (AI), trend analysis and the importance of strategic presence on social media.
The conference aims to bring together leading experts, researchers, and professionals from various fields including academia, government, military and industry. The introductory part of the conference will focus on social media and AI – the keynote speech and first panel discussion will explore the dynamic interplay between these two forces and their impact on digital communication and societal behaviour.
The conference will also dig deeper into trend analysis in the context of information operations. With the proliferation of social media platforms, monitoring, understanding emerging trends have become crucial for individuals, organisations, and governments. Keynote speech will illustrate research and methodologies that enable trend analysis, offering valuable insights into the rapidly evolving landscape of online environment.
Moreover, the conference will delve into the art of creating a strong presence in social media. As social media platforms continue to dominate the digital space, it has become increasingly important for individuals and organisations to establish and maintain a robust online presence. Experts in the field will share strategies, best practices, and case studies on effectively leveraging social media platforms to engage with audiences, build trust, and amplify their messages.
The final part of the conference will offer an opportunity to follow a live interview with a strategic communications expert from Ukraine who will shed a light on the importance of coordinated digital presence in times of war. The audience will also get an opportunity to ask questions.