Pre-Conference Workshop: Intro to Government Social Media

Jackson EF

Please note, this workshop is a $75 add-on purchased during registration. This workshop is a 2.5-hour introductory training session for social media professionals who are either 1) new to government or 2) familiar with government but new to managing social media. Panel speakers will be announced soon.

Workshop Topics

  • What government social media managers should know about Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Nextdoor (including government-specific TOS and features)
  • Overview of government-focused social media issues, including public records, FOIA, Freedom of Speech and more.
  • Quick primer on government social media policy.


Speakers onstage during 2018 workshop

GSMCON2018 workshop panel