FREE EVENT | How to Build Community in the Digital Age
August 13 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT , 1-hour Live Talk with Q&A
Register below to join the live event on Thursday, August 13th | 2pm pacific / 5pm eastern (See your local time)
You’ll receive the recording even if you have to miss it.
Are you wondering how to keep your community vibrant and connected now that so much of our interaction has to take place virtually during the pandemic? Do you want to attract new members, gain program participants and fulfill the mission of your community, ecovillage, or cohousing project during this unique time? Get ready to learn from an expert community builder! FIC is honored to host celebrated author and consultant, Jono Bacon, for a talk on how to build community in the digital age. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session from live audience and pre-submitted questions.
During this session you will learn:
- How to ignite online communities for change
- Stay connected and informed while practicing social distancing
- Attract engagement from your audience and grow your initiative
- Utilize the latest open source technologies and principles
About Guest Speaker:
Jono Bacon is a leading community and collaboration speaker, author, and podcaster. He is the founder of Jono Bacon Consulting which provides community strategy/execution, workflow, and other services. He previously served as director of community at GitHub, Canonical, XPRIZE, and OpenAdvantage. His clients include Huawei, GitLab, Microsoft, Intel, Google, Sony Mobile, Deutsche Bank, Santander, HackerOne, Mattermost, SAP, FINOS Foundation, The Executive Center, data.world, Creative Commons, and others. He is the author of ‘People Powered: How communities can supercharge your business, brand, and teams’ and ‘The Art of Community‘ (get the free e-book), a columnist for Forbes and opensource.com, founder of the Community Leadership Summit, founder of Conversations With Bacon, and co-founder of Bad Voltage. He is an advisor to AlienVault, Moltin, data.world, Mycroft, Open Networking Foundation, and Open Cloud Consortium. Learn more at https://www.jonobacon.com/
“Jono Bacon truly understands communities, and, more importantly, how to build communities that thrive.” – Founder of Debian and VP Emerging Platforms and Sun