Businesses to benefit from causeway coast's first digital summit

Northern Ireland Skillset Media Academy is offering a  one-day  summit on digital skills for businesses in the north west. 

The event will include a workshop covering on-line strategy, sales and promotion on-line, incorporating social media into marketing and PR.  Case studies from successful local businesses will be featured as well as keynote speaker, Darryl Collins of Banjax, one of Northern Ireland most successful online businessmen.

This event is hosted by the univesity's School of Media, Film and Journalism and Centre for Media Research.It is a great opportunity for SME’s who wish to improve their on-line business strategy. They can learn from research at the university.

It takes place on Monday 21 May, 2012, at University of Ulster, Coleraine, from 9pm to 5pm.

Places are limited but free to SMEs involved in digital media - to register, please e-mail Sally Quinn, confirming attendee name/s, company name and type of business, contact telephone number.

The event is sponsored by the Department of Learning and Employment and supported by Creative Skillset, the sector skills council for creative media.