The following post is sponsored content on PBS MediaShift from Florida International University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Hearst Distinguished Lecture Series hosted Sree Sreenivasan on the Biscayne Bay Campus at FIU. Sreenivasan gave a talk on getting the best use out of your time online (and on your phones), how to build more fans and followers and how to do all this in a smart, strategic, sustainable manner.
When: March 23, 2015; 1 pm Eastern Time / 10 am Pacific Time
Where: The Wolfe Ballroom, the Wolfe Center, Biscayne Bay Campus, Florida International University
Twitter Hashtag: #sjmchearst
Sree Sreenivasan (@sree) is the first Chief Digital Officer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. At the Met, he leads a 70-person world-class team on topics he loves: digital, social, mobile, video, apps, email, interactives, data and more. He joined the Met in 2013 after spending 20+ years at Columbia University as a full-time professor at Columbia Journalism School and a year as the university’s first Chief Digital Officer. In 2009, he was named one of AdAge’s 25 media people to follow on Twitter; in 2010 was named one of Poynter’s 35 most influential people in social media; and in 2014, was named one of the most influential Chief Digital Officers by CDO Club.
You can find him on the web at http://sree.net.
The NYT recently wrote about the digital strategy of the Met and Sree, on the occasion of his first anniversary at the Museum.
And the Met’s flagship iOS app just launched, and it was named a “Best New App” by Apple; a “Must-Have App” by DesignSponge; and an “App of the Week” by iLounge. Business Insider used the app to look at the Met’s wider digital media strategy.
Learn more about Sree on his personal website.