CBEA Central Events
Visit the Tech Bar
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) / Ask all your tech and app questions / Leave with quick answers + new solutions
Staffed with tech experts to provide hands-on support to help you navigate your mobile devices and apps. We will take all your unanswered questions on personal tech, digital marketing, social media, and more. Get help with the technology in your life, at home or at work.
Stop by for advice, with questions, or to learn the latest trends:
- Hands-on Tech Walk-Throughs
- Tips & Tricks for Smartphones
- PCs, Macs, Tablets, Android, or iPhone solutions
- LinkedIn Profile Reviews
- Personal Branding
- Social Media
We also have a charging station for your mobile devices.
Wednesday, May 18
11:45 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Learn to Tweet
Want to share your thoughts and links with the world? Get on Twitter. Let’s get you set up and tweeting in minutes. Hands-on tutorial with your mobile device. Leave with tips and tricks that will make you a twitter ninja!
1:15 p.m. – 1:35 p.m. Tips & Tricks to Maximize Your Use of Google
We’ve all used Google’s search engine – but are you using it efficiently? Let’s share some cool tips and ways that you can use Google for personal use, and to keep your business going.
Time to find out if you are making use of all it’s great functionalities. Leave this session smarter about Google!
2:00 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Must-Have Productivity Apps
You hear about new apps every single second of the day. Life is too short and your data plan is way too precious. So which ones do you download? Which ones work and don’t, and more importantly, how would they work for your needs?
All of these questions answered in this session and then some. Come learn of great apps that can rock your world! We’ll share the apps, and show you exactly how to use them.
Thursday, May 19
11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. Virtual Reality & More!
From HoloLens to Oculus Rift to Google Cardboard, virtual reality is, without a doubt, one of the up-and-coming trends in the tech world, and it’s not the only one! From wearables to artificial intelligence, come hear all about these cool technologies! Let’s start thinking on how it’s going to impact your clients, and business together.
12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. Content Marketing: How to do it. Right.
With the amount of content available on the internet nowadays, it becomes difficult to curate the right content for you, your clients and just to stay ahead of it all. This session is designed to help you learn about the content curation process and introduce you to tools that might help you with content curation.
1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Instagram and Snapchat
These photo and video sharing apps are taking the social media world by storm. Come learn about these two platforms and how you can utilize them to boost your online presence for your personal brand as well as for your business.
Join Alan Kropf, Founder, Mutineer Magazine and Director of Education, Anchor Distilling Company, as he sits down with some of the big names in the industry to talk the elements of Craft – quality, branding, relationships, and loyalty. How have these four elements influenced them and their business model?
Wednesday, May 18
12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Vinnie Cilurzo, Owner/Brewer, Russian River Brewing Company
12:40 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Josh Jensen, Proprietor/Winemaker/Generalissimo, Calera Wine Company
1:40 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. Bruce Nissen, Co-Founder, Crispin Cider Company and Jester & Judge
Thursday, May 19
11:10 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. Matthew Hofmann, Co-Founder, Master Distiller, Westland Distillery
12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dave Engbers, Co-Founder/Vice President/Director of Brand Education, Founders Brewing
Selfie Social Media Booth
Grab a prop and strike a pose! Capture and share your own CBExpo onsite experience with friends and colleagues.