Contra Costa Public Information Network
The Contra Costa Public Information Network (PIN) meets regularly for training and networking purposes for both full-time public information officers and others whose work includes public information duties. Contra Costa PIN is sponsored by the Contra Costa County Office of Education, Contra Costa Health Services and CAPIO (California Association of Public Information Officials). For more information about Contra Costa PIN or to register for workshops, contact Peggy Marshburn at (925) 942-3420 or e-mail email@example.com
2013 Meeting Information
February 7, 2013
Social Media for Public Agencies:
The Update Beyond Your Status Update
Now that most public agencies have a social media presence how do you make your message heard?
Learn how two East Bay public agencies have integrated social media into their communications plans. This presentation will show how creative content can maximize the reach of your social media channels. You'll learn how crowd sourcing, promoted posts, branding and contests can engage your community.
Bring your questions, challenges and best examples of innovative uses of social media.
Liz Payne, Multimedia Producer City of Walnut Creek
Isa Polt-Jones, Public Information Representative East Bay Regional Park District
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When & Where
Thursday, February 7, 2013, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Contra Costa County Office of Education, Board Room
77 Santa Barbara Road, Pleasant Hill
For a map and driving directions, visit http://www.cccoe.k12.ca.us/about/cccoemap.html
Parking: The CCCOE has a huge employee parking lot on the west side of the building, on the corner of Oak Park and Monte Cresta. Please don't struggle with on-street parking. Use our employee lot. You still must enter through the front door to register in the building.
Space is limited! Please RSVP by Friday, October 26, to Peggy Marshburn at (925) 942-3420 or e-mail pmarshburn or FAX (925) 942-3454.
Join us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=86376239777
The Contra Costa Public Information Network is sponsored by the Contra Costa County Office of Education, Contra Costa Health Services and CAPIO (California Association of Public Information Officials).
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Meeting Handouts and Resources
2013 Meeting Handouts and Resources
February 2013 – Social Media for Public Agencies: The Update Beyond Your Status Update
2012 Meeting Handouts and Resources
February 2012 – An Inside Look at the San Bruno Pipeline Explosion - A PIO Perspective
2011 Meeting Handouts and Resources
October 2011 – Train the Trainer: Basic Spokesperson Training
April 2011 – Messaging: A Critical Element of Crisis Communication and Response
January 2011 – Social Media
Resources and Articles of Interest
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