2019 Central Wisconsin Digital and Social Media Conference

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Take your social media, digital marketing, and sales strategy to the next level! 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

UW-Stevens Point, Lee Dreyfus University Center
Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Central Wisconsin Digital and Social Media Conference

Gain knowledge and insight from some of the best social media, digital marketing, and sales industry specialists! This one-day event will include a keynote speaker, breakout sessions, and a networking lunch.

This conference is for those who want to learn the basics and for those who are seeking new strategies to build upon their current digital and social media plans. 

Who should attend:

  • Business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs
  • Marketing professionals
  • Digital and social media specialists
  • Sales professionals
  • Anyone interested in advancing their marketing and sales knowledge

Keynote Presenter 

Ursula is an award-winning sales expert, speaker, author and entrepreneur!

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Three-time Bestselling Author, Award winning Entrepreneur and Sales Expert-- Ursula Mentjes (menches—rhymes with benches)--will transform the way you think about selling so you can reach your goals with less anxiety and less effort! The Founder of Sales Coach Now as well as an inspirational speaker, author of Selling with Intention, Selling with Synchronicity and One Great Goal– Ursula specializes in Neuro-Linguistic Programming to help clients double and triple their sales in as little as 30 days. Honing her skills at an international technical training company, where she began her career in 1996, Ursula increased sales by 90% in just one year! 

Keynote Presentation: One Great Goal

What if one goal could change everything? Ursula will inspire attendees and make the principles of One Great Goal impossible to forget with the stories of her own struggles and triumphs. Audience members will come face to face with their Soul Purpose, what’s stopping them and the tools they need to identify and overcome whatever has previously stood in their way.

This moving and inspiring presentation will help audience members:  
  • Discover the “Power of One”  
  • Understand why clarity matters  
  • Realize the importance of “Soul” and “Sole purpose 
  • Recognize the impact of thoughts and beliefs on success 
  • Take “inspired and intentional” action, 
  • Step into the flow   
  • And more!  
Many people get “stuck” on their way to reaching their goals. One Great Goal will inspire attendees to figure out what they really want so they can achieve their deepest desires.


Session Presenters

Learn more about our presenters, their expertise and work!

>>> Session Presenters


Breakout Sessions

Access the breakout session decriptions to find the perfect fit to supercharge your skills.

>>> Session Descriptions 


Session Grid

​Track

​Session A 
10:15-11:15 a.m.

​Session B
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

​Session C
1:45-2:45 p.m.

​Session D
3-4 p.m.

​1 - Social Media

Facebook Ads Manager Intro

Presented by Josh Klemons, Reverbal Communications

​Facebook Ads Manager Advance

Presented by Josh Klemons, Reverbal Communications

Mastering Your Social Media in 20 Minutes a Day

Presented by Josh Klemons, Reverbal Communications

Tools You Should Be Using but Probably Aren't

Presented by Josh Klemons, Reverbal Communications

​2 - Digital Marketing

​Tell Your Story with Video

Presented by Mike Beck, US Workstories

Getting the Most Out of Google

Presented by Isak Rasmus, Virtual Vision

​Off-Page Marketing

Presented by Isak Rasmus, Virtual Vision

​Filling Your Content Gap

Presented by Sarah Schwab, Content Creation Coach

​3 - Sales

Impact Driven Marketing

Presented by Heidi Pope, Enhanced Designs

7 Sales Blocks and How to Shift Them

Presented by Ursula Mentjes

5 Steps to a Quantum Leap in Your Business this Year

Presented by Ursula Mentjes

Finding Your Fast Path to Profit

Presented by Nancy Lucchesi and Melissa Blair, The Sales Techs


Conference Schedule

​8-8:45 a.m.
​Registration Check-in / Visit Exhibit Booths
​8:30-9 a.m.
​Welcome and Introductions
​9-10 a.m.
​Keynote: Ursula Mentjes
​10-10:15 a.m.
​Transition/Break
​10:15-11:15 a.m.
​A Session Breakouts
​11:15-11:30 a.m.
​Transition/Beak
​11:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.
​B Sesison Breakouts
​12:30-1:30 p.m.
Lunch, Networking, Exhibit Booths
​1:30-1:45 p.m.
​Thank you and closing remarks. Dismiss to Breakout C
​1:45-2:45 p.m.
​C Session Breakouts
​2:45-3:00 p.m.
​Transition/Break
​3-4 p.m.
​D Session Breakouts

Registration

 
REGISTER ONLINE HERE


Conference Registration Fee (after 2/15/19)
​$139
​Special Conference Fee*
​$99

*The special price of $99 is for UWSP SBDC clients, non-profit organization staff, UWSP faculty/staff, and UWSP students.
Registration fees includes networking lunch and refreshments during transitions/breaks.

Parking

$6 for a parking pass, valid for Lot R and T. Available for purchase during the registration process. Update 3/4/19 - SOLD OUT!

 

 
If you did not purchase a parking pass, metered parking is $0.75 per hour. 
 
For more information, please visit the following parking resources:

 

Cancellations and Substitutions

All cancellation requests MUST be submitted in writing to uwspce-bus@uwsp.edu. Full refunds granted through March 15, 2019; after March 15, 2019, a $25 fee will be assessed. No refunds after April 1, 2019. No refunds for no-shows.

Substitutions can be made at anytime. Contact 715-346-3838 to notify us of a substitution. 

Lodging


Special lodging rate of $82/night.
Available until March 11, 2019 or when room block is full.

Call 715-345-7000 and ask for 2019 Central Wisconsin Digital and Social Media Conference room block.

Sponsorship Opportunities

2019 sponsorships available! Click here for more info.


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Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

Learn more about them by clicking on their logos.

 

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Showcase your organization to our webpage visitors and conference attendees. Sponsorship opportunities still available! Click here for more information.


Advertising Space Available in Conference Program Booklet

Want to get your organization's brand and message to our conference attendees? Consider an ad in our conference program booklet. For more information, contact Zia Yang at zyang@uwsp.edu.

 



Conference coordinated by:

                         UWSP Continuing Education

The Small Business Development Center at UW-Stevens Point is part of a statewide network of SBDCs working with business owners and entrepreneurs to facilitate business growth and improvement and to launch successful new companies. Through no-cost consulting, low-cost entrepreneurial education and strategic facilitation, SBDC experts serve as resources for small and emerging mid-size companies. The Wisconsin SBDC is hosted by the University of Wisconsin System