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I held a Free Full Day Social Media Workshop at Jordan university.

Free Venue was provided by Dr. Moudar Zgoul of Jordan University

Free Wi-Fi and 3G was provided by Zain

Free Coffee Break was provided by Nescafe

Thank you to Mr. Shishani for playing all the videos

Thank you to all my friends and volunteers

Thank you for ZainJO Social media team for the support

The crowd was around 260 and I went through What Social Media is, the evolution from traditional to new media, introduced everybody to the Google Family, we played around with Tools R Us, talked about Twitter and explained the stages of becoming a Twitter addict :-)

Also talked about twitter etiquette and here is a tweet that I wanted to share with crowd:
“تغريداتك السياسية المتصلبة جعلتني أخيرا أقتنع بآرائك وأعيد النظر في كل مبادئى لتتماشى مع أفكارك” تغريدة لن تقرأها أبدا #ReformJO #SMJU

Talked a little about Facebook new features, watched some case studies, then introduced LinkedIn, Foursquare, Pinterest & Instagram

I truly enjoyed  every minute of the workshop although my body says otherwise (but he will get over it)

There was ongoing interaction, although the hashtag for the event was #SMJU a new one came to life #AskZamil

Here are some Photos of the event:

 

According to @Hashtracking #SMJU generated 2.6K Tweets | 337 Contributors | 4.7Mil Impressions | 382K Reach
Source: http://beta.hashtracking.com/ht-pro-rpt/cjeffers-smju-2012-11-22/

Please do share with me in the comment section your impressions and feedback of the event :-)

Thank you for attending


  • http://sinbadthevc.com/ Ahmad

    I can’t thank you enough for this Khaled. Every time I learn something new from you!

    The best thing about it was engaging the audiences in a very smooth and natural way! Almost everyone was asking and participating via twitter. It was also great to ask everyone following the hashtag #SMJU to follow each other, I’ve got lots of new followers just by attending!

    I loved the Twitter Etiquette part and it was good to learn that I am a stage seven twitter addict ;-) I mean I’ve changed my twitter handle to match my blog’s name: SinbadTheVC and I only tweet about startups, VC investments, entrepreneurship and related events. So I guess I am at stage 7 now, right?

    BTW, there was a third hash tag for the event, check out #ShusmoRocks

    • admin

      Thank you Ahmad :-)

      #AskZamil if #ShusmoRocks

      Appreciate you support and glad you are one of the few who are in their stage 7 of twitter addiction :-)

      Khaled

  • Mai Al Refai

    Thank you! It was great :)

    • admin

      Glad you enjoyed it :-)

      Khaled

  • Laurel

    Eye-opening experience. There is so much out there to learn! I’ll be “riding the wave to maturity” until I reach Level 7 of Twitter addiction! Of course something new will pop up and I’ll look to you for guidance.

    • admin

      Thank you Laurel,

      You will get there I’m sure :-)

      Keep up the good work

      Khaled

  • Amin Abdallah

    I apologies for not attending this extraordinary presentation, your highly efforts are much appreciated,
    I have heard much abut it from my friends, they were very happy and excited
    Thanks very much

    • admin

      Thank you for the support :-)

      A short video is in the making

      Khaled

  • Yamama

    The session was very useful and interesting. Thank you for all the efforts. Can’t wait for the next one.

    • admin

      Thank you for attending, about the next one #AskZamil :-)

      Khaled

  • Rima

    It was really great, useful and interesting :) Thank you Khaled.

    • admin

      Thank you Rima :-)

      Khaled

  • Mohammed Saleem

    it was amazing, thanks a lot for your time and effort

    • admin

      Thank you Mohammed for being part of it :-)

      Khaled

  • http://naderco-jo.com Nader Idkeidek

    I want to thank Zain for the Free Wi-Fi and 3G, and Nescafe for the Free Drinks at the Coffee Break.

    And ofcourse I thank you Mr. Khaled Elahmad for the huge amount of info spread all over the auditorium.

    Social Media is our opportunity in Jordan to excel, and you are pioneering it.

    Always Yours Truly
    Nader

    • admin

      Thank you Nader for being my Robin #2 :-)

      Khaled

  • Tahani Alnawawi

    It was amazing and powerful :) really Thank u so much for ur time and for all the tips..

    • admin

      It was my pleasure Tahani :-)

      Khaled

  • http://www.MissArafat.com Rula Arafat

    Thank you so much for yesterday’s session! You were very generous in answering all the attendee’s questions and in uploading the presentation online.
    I am definitely interested in attending other workshops that will be conducted by you.
    Thank you again.

    • admin

      Glad you made it Rula :-)

      Khaled

  • Nour

    Thank you khaled for a very informative workshop, your continuous generosity in sharing info & experiences in social media is really amazing :)

    • admin

      Glad it is beneficial to others :-)

      Sharing is Caring

      Khaled

  • http://www.mideastseo.com Salman Alassaf

    Thank you Khaled for the useful information you have shared with us !! Although we haven’t met in person but i’m already one of your fans !!

    • admin

      3ala rasi boss :-)

      Khaled

  • Mohammad Kilany

    The workshop was superb, I had no idea Social Media had all that science behind it and all those tools to help analyze and experiment, that was the best thing I got out of the workshop… Plus all the good people I met… Great stuff, keep it up…

    • admin

      Thank you bro,

      Appreciate all the support :-)

      Khaled

  • Asma Ramadan

    it was very great workshop really thank you for the useful information about the social media specially about twitter tricks.

    I enjoyed the every minutes in the workshop and for sure I will start using your tips and tricking in ride social media wave.

    BTW , many people feel very bad because they missed your workshop :D

    • admin

      Awesome :-)

      Khaled

  • https://plus.google.com/u/0/114282034328713222697/about Sari AlHiari

    Its been a unique session in where Khaled provided very useful information that should and does normally cost money for free “Its a free workshop”.

    I enjoyed my time there and met more than a few interesting people. All in all, AAA level event from the presenter to the audience, venue, content, ..etc. There is definitely potential for something bigger, and I think Khaled can repeat the success he achieved as a founding father of AmmanTT in something new.

    • admin

      WOW Sari :-)

      Thank you for the kind words, they mean a lot to me :-)

      Khaled

  • Mohamad Al-Am’ary

    It was a useful and enlightening workshop, thank you :D

    • admin

      Pleasure :-)

      Khaled

  • bahjt hayek

    The session was great ad its full of info thats can help me in my major ,,, thanks khaled :D

    • admin

      Pleasure bro :-)

      Khaled

  • mokarram suliman

    it was such a great chance to learn some new channels to work in better way from the best .thanks mr. khaled for this great workshop . but as you say . in the end . it’s a free workshop . you are the greatest. wish all the best.

    • admin

      Thanks Mokarram :-)

      Don’t forget #AskZamil ;-)

      Khaled

  • Qoria Anouar

    that’s a good verry good job; I want to thank Zain for this exposition ; good luck

    • admin

      Thank you Qoria :-)