London, 15th April 2009

Twitter Panel Debate exclusively at Internet World

Internet World, taking place in just 2 weeks at London’s Earls Court 2, is hosting the UK’s first ever Twitter panel debate.

Wednesday 29th April at 11am in the Keynote Theatre is where a panel of leading industry figures and global brands who have led the way in the social media revolution will share their experiences with the 13,000 expected Internet World visitors.

Panellists include:

Gareth Jones, editor, Revolution
- follow Gareth on Twitter @GJ

Ashley Friedlein, CEO, Econsultancy
- follow Ashley on Twitter @AshleyFriedlein
- follow Econsultancy on Twitter @Econsultancy

Kai Turner, Head of Information Architecture,
- follow Kai on Twitter @kaigani
- follow Twitter @agency_com

Guy Stephens, Knowledge & Online Help Manager, Carphone Warehouse
- follow Guy on Twitter @guy1067
- follow Carphone Warehouse on @carphoneware

The panel will address the following key issues:

› How to start using Twitter and how to understand the benefits for your organisation

› How to write relevant and powerful tweets, the do's and don'ts, and how to monitor and react to the activity around your brand

› Tips and case-study-examples of successful campaigns, how to build followers, who to follow, applications to manage your campaigns, and how to resource effectively

The panel will be of interest and relevance to both beginners wondering how Twitter can add value to their online marketing campaigns, and experienced users looking to embed Twitter into their web 2.0 digital strategy.

To attend this and all other keynote sessions, visitors must register online for free entry at

Press are invited to register for a free press pass at:

Session updates on Twitter - search for #TDIW
Follow Internet World - @iw_expo

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Notes to Editor:
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Internet World
Internet World is Europe's longest running, best and largest event for digital marketing and online business, attracting over 13,000 visitors and more than 300 exhibitors.
Now in its 17th year, it is the only event that delivers everything to formulate and implement an online strategy, from digital marketing to ecommerce, content management to hosting. It showcases the UK’s leading suppliers and delivers Europe’s best free education programme.

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About UBM Live
UBM Live, formerly CMP Information, provides leading integrated media solutions across 30 different markets. Operating predominantly in the UK, its events, publications, awards and websites offer professionals in Interiors, Security, Licensed Travel, Travel & Venues, Customer Management, Safety & Health and Facilities the ultimate event or media platform to bring buyers and sellers together.

Its leading brands include Technology For Marketing & Advertising, Call Centre Expo, Internet World, Interiors Birmingham – the 2nd largest exhibition in the UK, The National Business Awards, TTG and ATC.

Live has 40 exhibitions, 12 publications and over 15 digital products and awards shows. Each year 250,000 marketers attend its shows, over 100,000 professionals receive UBM Live publications, while each month its website generate over 1 million page impressions. UBM Live has recently extended its leading brands into Abu Dhabi and India.

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Published on: 10:39AM on 15th April 2009