Social Business Summit 2013

When: Wed, May 22, 8:00am – 5:30pm
Where: University Technology Malaysia, Jalan Semarak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 1500
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Social Business, applies to any company in any industry, is the key to success in the Social Economy. A Social Business works to creates mutual value among customers, employees, management, suppliers and partners by leveraging culture and social tools that enable collaboration, information-sharing and engagement. 

The Social Business Summit is a must for current users of Social Business and an imperative for those considering Social Business as a solution for greater productivity, innovation and customer engagement. It’s a fast-track way to get up to speed on what can be done, how it can be done and who can help.

  • Welcoming remarks - Prof Nick Wreden, Director, Initiative for Social Business Innovation
  • Social Business planning pays: Case study of a UK public transport company - Dr Jim Hamill, Director, Energise 2-0 
  • Social Business and cultural innovation - Dr Abdul Rahim Ahmad, Under Secretary, MOSTI 
  • 4 trends shaping Social Business - Brian Cheng, IBM
  • Collaboration: It’s not only about future work, but also how the future works - Cuneyt Uysal, Director, NewsGator
  • Case study: Using Open Innovation to expand the Social Business ecosystem - Azim Pawanchik, Principal Consultant, Alpha Catalyst
  • Impact of Social on Business Models - Dave Aron, Gartner 
  • Closing remarks - Prof Zamri Mohamed, Dean of Perdana School of Science, UTM