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The Social Business

140 Conference Montreal : Exploring the “State of Now”

May 14th, 2012  VIP Cocktail at the Intercontinental Hotel Montreal

May 15th, 2012 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM  Conference location:
Ex-Centris, Cinema Parallele
3536 Boul. St-Laurent, Montreal

Event Registration:  http://140confmtl.eventbrite.com

Social media has altered the way we are doing business, it has contributed to the emergence of a new era in business communication, and to the strengthening of corporate relationships in community and among consumers.  This conference looks to provide a 360 experience to business professionals looking to understand how to successfully use social media, by providing fast paced talks and networking opportunities covering successful strategies in Social Media across a range of industries and people. Join Ogilvy & Ogilvy Insurance, Aviva Canada, and Tourism Montreal as sponsors who are investing in community, social media and relationships. Sponsoring this conference shows your commitment to community and to economic growth and development. Our ideal sponsors are socially conscious and relationship focused.

Join us in presenting the International #140 Conference to Montreal &  the world.

A first ever event of it’s kind in Quebec.

What is the “State of Now” 140 Conference?

The “State of NOW” / #140conf events provide a multi-channel platform for the worldwide   community to: listen, connect, share and engage with each others, while collectively exploring the effects of the emerging real-time internet on business.
The schedule for the events are unique and fast paced. It was Jeff Pulver’s, the founder of 140 Conferences worldwide, intention to provide a platform for as many people as possible to share their thoughts and engage in conversation with the attending delegates. You will find individual talks set to: 10 minutes; “Featured talks” 10-15 minutes and the various panel discussions set for 10 to 20 minutes.

Who Will Be Attending

Business Owners, Entrepreneurs, Sales Executives, Directors, Vice-Presidents, and Managers who want to improve their organization’s Social Media awareness and proficiency will be attending the 140Conf Montreal. The conference provides a unique opportunity for forward thinking business


The 140 Conference Montreal Speakers

Featuring over 30 speakers, including our featured speakers:

Mitch Joel

President, Twist Image

Author, Six Pixels of Separation,

The Twist Image Blog & Podcast

Kathy (Kat) Mandelstein

Director Social Business, WW Marketing Programs, Web & Events,

IBM Worldwide

Stan Phelps

Chief Solutions Officer ,

Synergy Events,

Author, What’s Your Purple Goldfish How to Win Customers and Influence Word of Mouth

Ric Dragon

CEO, DragonSearch

Author, Social Marketology

Sam Fiorella

Chief Marketing Sensei,

Sensei Marketing

Author, The Social Roadmap

Deborah Weinstein

Co-founder,  Partner and President, Strategic   Objectives


Presentations by:
Guillaume Brunet,  ; Daniel Cowen, Co-Founder & CEO, Echo Labs Limited (developer of Echoer); Ted Curtin, Founding partner and Chief Brand Strategist of i-Marketing Services ; Erica Diamond, Author, Founder and Editor-In-Chief of WomenOnTheFence.com, Award-Winning Entrepreneur; Greg Isenberg, Partner, Wall Street Survivor;  Art Jones, Principal, The Art of Inbound Marketing; Ashkan Karbasfrooshan, Founder and CEO, WatchMojo;  Abe Kasbo, CEO Verasoni Worldwide;  Fatima Omar Khamissa, CEO and Founder, GOD Consious Women’s Institute; Alan K’necht, Founding Partner, Digital Always Media, Author, The Last Original Idea – A Cynic’s View to Internet Marketing; Kellie Leigh, Zoocasa; JC Little, President, Creative Director, Producer Little Animation Inc.; Renee Martinez, President, Ruby Marketing Communications; Fred McClimans, Executive Director, 2020F (2020 Foundation) ; Jeannine Morber, Founder, Morber Marketing Group; Doina Oncel, Founder Doina’s Infinite Solutions ~Social Media for Social Change; Pamela Mae Ross, Pam Ross Consulting, Integrating Operations & HR; Judi Samuels, Director of Marketing Fairmont Hotels & Resorts; Marla Schulman, Founder & Chief Creative and Brand Concierge of DvinIdeas, : Karlton Utter, Weichert Realtors & Kutter Tech Training; Amy Vernon, Head Honcho, Amy Vernon LLC.; Gregory R. Wood, Ph.D, Chairman Wehle School of Business


What will be covered?

Everything you need to know about Social Business!

Over 30 Spectacular Speakers will present during the course of the day.

Presentations that will touch all sectors addressing the areas of Branding, Marketing, Customer Service, Social Business Strategy, Social Media Measurement, Non-profit, Education, Leadership, Human Resources, Media, Blogging, Building Community, Communications, the Arts, Gamification and Location Marketing, to name a few.

  • PR Meets Social Media for ROR, ROE, and ROI
  • Socializing Human Resources
  • Emerging Trends, Tools, and Technologies
  • Social Media vs Social Selling – How to use it to Drive Sales
  • Teaching on Twitter, or, “What Would Socrates do with 140 Characters or Less?”
  • Social Health: Improving Health at the Speed of Technology
  • Much more!


The conference will be internationally live-streamed, recorded, and live-tweeted during the event.  It is expected that over 2 million unique people will see Tweets about the conference and that the total reach will exceed 25 million impressions.  The conference will be archived in Video, Photos, Blogged, and “Storified” for repeated reference after the event.  This reference material will be archived on Youtube  and documented via blog posts from the conference, by speakers, and by attendees, photos, Facebook pages, and all areas on the social web providing a lasting digital footprint of the event, This presents excellent exposure opportunities for Sponsorship!
The conference expects 270 attendees, and an extended live reach within the 2 million people engaging on Twitter, and an ongoing building audience who will have access to the archived event materials including Video, Blogs and curated Twitter streams.  The event will also be released to the media via press releases  

An iPhone/iPad App hosting all of the conference materials will also be introduced at the event.  Logo and custom landing pages within this App are available.

Sponsors “Hall of Fame”

Sponsorship Levels and Advantages

“Being part of the #140Conf means more than just sponsorship; it’s your opportunity to become immersed in the real time Internet’s most talked about, most passionate, and most influential series of events.” – Alan Weinkrantz

We love our sponsors because we know that without you events like this just aren’t possible!

Please contact us for details of Sponsorship Levels and Advantages.

You can do so by completing the sponsorship form

or Contact:

Mila Araujo, Producer of 140 Conference Montreal, at [email protected] or by phone 514 787 8751.

Sam Oliel, at [email protected]

Let’s build a great event together!