DATE: Saturday 24th June 2017
TIME: Saturday 8:00am check in – 5:30pm finish
BE INSPIRED BY...
CEO of I Quit Sugar
Head of Growth at King Kong
Content Creator & Photographer
Founder of Jack Rabbit
Owner of Nigella The Pug
Owner of Frost Official
SATURDAY 24th JUNE
8:00AM - 8:30AM
REGISTRATION & FUEL
8:30AM - 9:00AM
Hate turning up to an event with nobody to buddy up with? Snapchat sales whiz and #RSSAULIVE MC Alicia Doumanis is going to break the ice ASAP so you can enjoy the weekend with a whole host of likeminded friends from the get go. Post speed networking, get pumped up by Lorraine Murphy, Founder of The Remarkables Group & Rising Social Star.
9:00AM - 10:00AM
BEHIND THE SCENES WITH THE YOUTUBE STARS
YouTube is a seriously unique, crazy and wonderful thing – just ask Cartia Mallan, Nikkia Joy and Jessica Ricci. Listen to the young YouTube stars talk about what triggered them to start and grow their channel, the logistics of being camera-ready, the tips and tricks to becoming featured and how to remain positive in what can sometimes be a storm of negativity.
10:00AM - 11:00AM
INFLUENCING AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Jack Delosa is the kind of guy that will transform the way you think. Hear the author and start-up guru talk about his journey in setting up his award-winning business, The Entourage. Listen to the inspirational story about how he overcame the challenges, who he reached out to for help and how he’s gearing up for world domination.
11:00AM - 11:30AM - MORNING TEA BREAK
11:30AM - 12:30PM
E-PRODUCTS & MONETISING YOUR CHANNEL
When do you know it’s time leverage your brand? You’ve already got a whole host of content, so learn from the experts about how to turn it into profit. From e-books to merchandise, programs and services, Christina Butcher of Hair Romance and Zoe Eaton, CEO of I Quit Sugar are in the know about who’s who in the e-commerce zoo.
INFLUENCING FOR BRANDS
Wondering how to make people not only love your content, but follow you religiously? Learn from Peta Shulman, Founder & Director of GoodnessMe Box and Alex McBride, Founder and Director or The Fifth Watches, about the importance of having a social strategy for your brand, getting people involved in your brand community and how creative content can lead to profit and recognition.
12:30PM - 1:30PM
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
As a creator, the media can be your best friend and your worst enemy. Steven Murphy of Freemantle Media has 20+ years experience in the art of media dealings and has worked across big TV brands like X Factor, Neighbours, Dancing With The Stars, Australia’s Got Talent. You will learn how to speak about yourself in a positive way, handle tough questions, nail the TV body language and avoid being tricked by journos.
OUTSMARTING THE INTERNET
New to SEO or need to polish up your knowledge? This workshop will delve into the strategies needed to bump up your ranking on Google and get the people clicking. Sabri Suby, Head of Growth at King Kong will explain why search engine marketing is important, debunk the misconceptions and teach how to best SEO-ify your content to drive traffic.
1:30PM - 2:15PM - LUNCH BREAK
2:15PM - 3:00PM
TAKING IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL
So you’ve got a killer blog and your social media channels are thriving, but you’re just not sure how to get noticed by brands and start meaningful working relationships with them. Introducing Sonia Bavistock of Sonia Styling, Elliott Watkins aka Muselk and Man of Many co-founders Frank Purcell and Scott Arthur – who are pros when it comes to attracting the attention of brands and creating a full-time career out of influencing their audiences.
3:00PM - 3:45PM
HOW TO KEEP THE JUICES FLOWING
Forget writers block – creators block is the truth! Get pumped to think outside the box with creative whiz Emma Kate Co, Jaharn Giles, Sophie Benbow and Mitch Oates and other talented influencers. She talks about the trials and tribulations of being stuck in a creative rut and how to get out of it quick smart. This workshop will help you overcome the challenge of creativity at the stop of a thumb.
REAL & RAW
There comes a time when your channel gets personal… when your audience starts asking THOSE questions. Beth McDonald of BabyMac and Rising Soci@l Star Talent Search finalist A.J. Clementine know this all too well. They share their experiences, plus advice for gracefully copping flack, protecting the family and staying true to yourself.
3:45PM - 4:30PM
We all know that podcasting has become a ‘thing’ over the past few years, but do you have any idea about how powerful podcasting can be for your personal brand? Hear airwave experts Carly Jacobs from Smaggle, Emma and Carla Papas of The Merrymaker Sisters and Brooke McAlary from Jack Rabbit FM talk about how to start a channel and how it can give you access to an entirely new audience.
HOW TO MAKE YOUR PET FAMOUS
Are you ready to take your pet parenting to the next level? Owners of Nigella The Pug and Frost Official The Cat share their secrets to turning their furry friends into an Instagram celebrity. Learn best practice photography, capturing your pet’s paws-onality, clawing in the likes and captioning your paw-stopping content. Bon A-pet-treat!
4:30PM - 5:30PM
OVERCOMING SELF-DOUBT & PROCRASTINATION
You know that sneaky voice inside your head telling you that you’re not good enough, smart enough or whatever enough? Best-selling author ofMastering Your Mean Girl Melissa Ambrosini is here to help you conquer your inner doubt. The Self-Love teacher will help you bust through those limiting beliefs and karate chop through the fears that are holding you back.