The social networking giant Facebook recently organized a series of workshops at the Startup movement in the backdrop of GITEX Tech Week 2016. The workshops raised much attention and interest from participants not only from the region, but also from across the globe.
Facebook has, over the years become a much preferred channel for brands to engage with their customers. More than a social networking platform, it has risen into a business platform which could be harnessed by brands and businesses for higher engagement, sharper segmentation, warmer & faster customer service and smarter reputation management.
Participants, guests and young entrepreneurs from across the globe who attended the sessions had a unique opportunity to learn from the Facebook experts. Lead by Facebook’s SME team from Dublin, the ‘Boost Your Business’ workshops showcased how social media could be leveraged to grow a small business.
Gitex Technology Week is one of the most influential, exciting and high-energy technology events worldwide, attracting a diverse audience of IT professionals, technology enthusiasts, students, consumers and regional traders. Throughout the week at GITEX, young entrepreneurs have had the opportunity to benefit from the experience and expertise of some of the world’ s most successful startup heroes at the GITEX Global Startup Movement.
This year GITEX played host to 4,000+ global tech leaders, 400+ startups, 1,000+ young tech founders, 200+ global investors, 64 countries, 230+ tech experts with 130+ hours of real business case studies.