Call For Papers
Content Show, Sandton, Johannesburg
Smart Link Consultancy is seeking industry professionals to contribute new ideas, solutions, and innovations for current issues and challenges that confront the content marketing space. Our highest-rated presenters are people like you who have challenged conventional wisdom and/or are willing to share real lessons learned.
Directors, Managers, Officers and Specialists from Private and Public Sectors Organisations with Responsibilities for:
Content Marketing | Content Strategy | Sales and Marketing
Public Relations | Social Media | Communications
Digital Marketing | Customer Experience | Customer Engagement
New Media | SEO | Writing, Editing and Publishing
Advertising | Marketing | Online Marketing
Digital Marketing | PPC | Crises and Reputation
Please note the audience also consists of both new and seasoned (10+ years in industry) professionals.
Proposals will be judged on:
Are the ideas presented new and forward thinking?
Are the concepts introduced useful and practical?
Are learning objectives clearly defined?
Are there opportunities for experiential learning interaction among and between participants?
Is the scope appropriate to time limitations?
Is the instructional design dynamic?
Is there a demonstrated knowledge of the subject matter?
Is there an indication of strong and creative presentation skills?
Smart Link Consultancy is especially interested in next-gen digital content marketing strategies, ideology and methodology. We are also interested in timely information on industry trends, techniques and best practices in the following areas:
- Content marketing strategies
- Effective storytelling
- Content curation
- Content production techniques
- Branded content strategies that work
- Modern trends
- Epic content
- Outstanding content
- Engaging content
- Riveting content
- Compelling content
- Authentic content
- Powerful content
- Viral content
- Trending content
Sessions are 30 minutes in duration.
Sessions will be scheduled, Wednesday, May 22 and Friday, May 24. Please do not submit a proposal unless you will be able to appear on any of the days.
Sales pitches for products or services disguised as proposals will not be accepted.
Session descriptions should be brief and align with content intended to be presented.
Smart Link Consultancy requests permission to rebroadcast speaker image, printed materials, and/or voice and video recording in connection with the 2019 Conference. Speakers maintain presentation content copyrights.
Working presentations outlines and/ or slide decks are subject to review. Presenters must use the approved Smart Link Consultancy format.
Panel discussions are most effective when limited to no more than 3 participants.
The deadline to submit proposals is 16:00pm CAT on April 30, 2018.