In addition to telling the world what you’re doing, Twitter is a great way to receive instantaneous feedback from people you trust. With the increased interest in virtual events and worlds, there is increasing discussion about how to do virtual events, best practices, and best vendors.
Virtual Events and Worlds People on Twitter
Here are 10 people you should follow on Twitter (and yes, I added a fellow colleague because he does provide valuable information):
- @shakus – Shaku is with IBM WebSphere. In between interesting insights, Shaku also highlights recent work on behalf of her company.
- @kellycisco – Kelly Graham is amanager with Cisco’s virtual events team; however, her tweets are protected
- @nickwilson – Nick Wilson mainly focused on Virtual Worlds, but does discuss virtual events (2D environments via a browser) as this is a type of “virtual world”
- @kennyl – Kenny Lauer is Director of Digital Technology with George P Johnson. In the end, isn’t this just an event?
- @virtualedge – Michael Doyle is the founder of the Virtual Edge community and is holding an event at the end of May to discuss the emergence of virtual events
- @tojulius – Julius Solaris is based out of the UK. He really provides in-depth knowledge about physical events and social media. He does discuss virtual from time to time
- @kevinaires – He just left IBM to join GPJ. He really understands virtual world
- @johnwelsh – John Welsh is with UBM Live out of the UK. He provides the media publishing perspective
- @dshiao – Dennis Shiao was previously with TechTarget and is now with InXpo. Dennis explores the different aspects of virtual events
- @eventprofs – The puspose of Events Profs is to increase the discussion about virtual events. Also uses #eventprofs. This will also yield more individuals thinking about the virtual events space.
Who would you recommend as must follow for the virtual events and worlds space?
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Top 10 virtual events and worlds experts to follow on Twitter from @InXpoLive: http://tinyurl.com/anbys9