Google Breakfast

A group of our Digital Business Management students attended Google Breakfast on Thursday Nov. 19, 2015, and kindly shared their notes with us: GoogleDocs

Visit the event website for future opportunities.

Watson Analytics Workshop

Please see below for a great free opportunity:

When and Where:

  • Monday, November 16, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • St. Andrew’s Club & Conference Centre. 150 King Street West, 27th Floor, S1, Toronto, ON M5H 1J9 Canada

To register:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/watson-analytics-academic-workshop-toronto-tickets-18660093843

Event Details:

The Watson Analytics Hands-On Workshop is a live event running in Toronto on November 16 designed for professors and students as a way to introduce you to the revolutionary approach to analytics that is smart data discovery. Industry is demanding it and here is an opportunity to learn from Watson Analytics experts how you and your students can benefit from learning about guided exploration, automated predictive analysis, and effortless dashboard creation. We will work hands-on with the software and discover the power of collaborative analysis combining data from Twitter, Cognos Enterprise Reporting systems, standard relational databases and cloud data storage sources. The goal of this workshop is to begin to enable you to teach Watson Analytics in the classroom.

Following the workshop, spend some time speaking with our experts and learning more about our Academic Program offering. Please bring your own laptop.

Agenda

8:30-9:00am Registration and Breakfast
9:00-12:00 pm Hands-on with Watson Analytics
12:00-12:30pm Ask the Experts and available no-cost Academic Programs

Google Breakfast

A seminar and complimentary breakfast or lunch to learn all about capturing mobile traffic, including how a mobile optimized website will help rank higher, mobile ads strategies, and digital marketing.

When: Thursday Nov. 19, 2015
Where: Google Canada, Toronto ON
Two Sessions (Breakfast or Lunch)
Spots Fill Up Fast – RSVP Today

http://solutions.searchenginepeople.com/google-events/

Student-led Seminar: Photoshop

Our third year e-Business Marketing student, Lauren Ashmore, will be facilitating a hands-on workshop on Photoshop skills. The workshop will be focused around preparing photos for posting via social media, including:

  • Setting up the canvas
  • Overview of basic tools with an emphasis on cropping and text
  • Resolutions and dimensions used in different social media platforms
  • How to adjust an image in order to emphasize your “look”
  • How to export the image properly for web usage

Where & When:

  • Location: Lakeshore campus L3014
  • Time: Thursday October 1, 2015 @ 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Register through Eventbrite 

FSOSS @ Seneca

The Business School will be sponsoring a group of students from the e-Business Marketing program to attend the FSOSS (Free Software and Open Source Symposium)  @ Seneca College

http://fsoss.senecac.on.ca/2015/

FSOSS 2015 will be celebrating 30 Years of Freedom on October 29-30. Keynote speakers include:

  •     Mark Surman, Executive Director, Mozilla Foundation
  •     Ruth Suehle, Community Marketing Manager, Red Hat

To register, email courtneymcoon@gmail.com by Monday October 5, 2015 with the following details:

  • Subject line: FSOSS registration
  • Full name
  • Email address
  • T-Shirt size (XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL)
  • Allergies or Dietary Restrictions

 

Networking and Placement Experience Event

e-bsaYour e-Business Student Association is planning their first Networking and Placement Experience Event. Please join us for an evening to network with the 4th year students who just finished their Summer Work Placement and learn from their experience and have your questions answered. You will also hear from the students who attended Unbounce, Digifest, and CampTech workshops about what they’ve learned.

Mark your calendars for:

  • What: Networking and Placement Experience Event
  • When: Monday Sept 28, 2015 @ 6:30 – 9:00 PM
  • Where: L1017 Lakeshore Community Room

Free snacks will be provided, bring a friend and join us!

More details on the e-bsa website 

Martin, Essra, and Lauren at Unbounce 2015

e-Business Marketing students Martin Perez, Essra Arshad, and Lauren Ashmore attended Unbounce 2015 and shared with us some pictures. Read more details on the e-Business Student Association website.