Social media is now becoming one of the biggest modes of communication and is increasing popularity quickly.

The first edition of the Social Media Fest UG will be taking place at Silver Spring Hotel Bugolobi, Port Bell Rd, Kampala, Uganda, Kampala, Uganda on Saturday, 25th January 2020 under the theme of “Redirecting Social Media to Impactful Social Networking Engagements”

The Social Media Festival will be a “Social Media Real Experience” networking event in a venue with free Wi-Fi bringing together individuals, social media groups, influencers, bloggers, digital marketing agencies, government agencies, various brands and organizations; exhibitions, entertainment and activities like games, snap chatting, #tagging, Selfie challenges etc.

The Social Media Festival aims at streamlining the social media industry towards effective and professional communication amongst users. OTHER aims are to boost awareness and promotion of digital marketing and e-commerce among Ugandans; To direct and amplify an impactful usage of social media through interaction with end-users; To create a valuable avenue for marketing and branding; To create a valuable avenue for product awareness, marketing and brand visibility; To bring together all stakeholders to identify opportunities on social media and creating awareness about them

Participation is through Partnership, sponsorship and exhibition as detailed in the packages and benefits below.

EXHIBITION PACKAGES

PLATINUM PACKAGE Two hours of main stage promotions per day Media launch and briefing. Presence on all print and audiovisual online and offline advert. A 6X3m exhibition booth. Main stage branding, branding at the venue, and other activities of the festival, including 10 feathers and 5 pull-up banners at the networking cocktail. One advert per hour on all live screens and logo scroll with a message throughout the event. Constant mentions by MC. Media Interviews. Lunch for 4 officials. Inaugural Official Sponsor Certificate. 4 cocktail passes. Brand visibility of over 20,000 revelers at the event and millions on social media. Face to face interaction with your clients for effective feedback. Showcase your products to the millions of people both online through our #tag and those who will attend the event.

GOLD PACKAGE One hour of main stage promotions per day Media launch and briefing Presence on all print and audiovisual online and offline adverts A 3X3m exhibition booth Main stage branding, branding at the venue, and other activities of the festival, including 10 feathers and 5 pull-up banners at the networking cocktail Two hourly advert on all live screens and logo scroll with a message Constant mentions by MC. Lunch for 3 officials Inaugural Sponsor Certificate. 3 cocktail passes. Brand visibility of over 10,000 revelers at the event and millions on social media. Face to face interaction with your clients for effective feedback. Showcase your products to the millions of people both online through our #tag and those who will attend the event.

SILVER PACKAGE Presence on all online adverts A 3X3m exhibition booth Booth branding, at the venue, and 3 feathers at the venue Two hourly advert on all live screens and logo scroll with a message Constant mentions by MC. Lunch for 2 officials Inaugural Sponsor Certificate. 3 cocktail passes. Brand visibility of over 10,000 revelers at the event and millions on social media. Face to face interaction with your clients for effective feedback. Showcase your products to the millions of people both online through our #tag and those who will attend the event.

FOR SPACE BOOKINGS: 0700926670/0778722352

Come experience and participate in the biggest Digital and Virtual Expo, involving top brands displaying products/services, selling of products, /services, gadgets & apps; networking and promotions by top brands. There will also be music performances from Fille, Toniks, Micheal Kitanda, Ragga Dee; DJ mixes from DJ Exile and DJ G-man.

Entrance to the Social Media Fest UG is free but one must register in advance here Social Media Fest

For companies that want to exhibit or any inquiries, Contact: 0774037962

The role of social media is primarily to connect people. It is a tool designed to connect people from all across the globe. The secondary function is to connect those people with ideas, services, products, and answers they may be searching for.

Social media can provide businesses with a means of building relationships with clients and customers. Ambitious individuals can find the means to become entrepreneurs. And businesses can seek out and connect with other businesses to collaborate and share knowledge.

While social media’s main role is that of communication, there is so much more that it offers. You can find the most amazing pictures on sites like Pinterest and Instagram. Reconnect with old childhood friends on Facebook and even plan your next career move on linked on.

Social media is where many of us go to not only find out about what’s going on around the world, but to unwind and be entertained. Essentially social media fills different roles for different people.

Social media is now becoming one of the biggest modes of communication and is increasing popularity quickly. Social media enables to share ideas, content, information and news etc. at a faster speed.

The role of social media in marketing is to engage and connect with your audience. Use social media to humanize your brand and create genuine connections with your followers. This will help to establish brand loyalty – leading to increased leads!

It’s a great platform for you to increase brand awareness and build healthy relationships with potential and existing customers. Don’t miss out on this opportunity and use relevant social media channels as tools to interact with your audience and attract them to your site through educational and valuable content. Creating and managing a Facebook page for your company is an example of how you can start establishing your presence on social media.

Let’s not turn a blind eye to social media role, as we are witnesses of its rapid growth. Merely social media is acting as an active link to connect all of the people with numerous distinct ideas, thoughts, nationalities from all around the world. Different technologies, businesses forge social media communities purposefully to teach folks and turning into highly trained space.

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