SMANA's August External Affairs Committee Call will be on Tuesday, August 6th at 6 p.m. If you have an agenda item or update, please share it with me prior, at email@example.com. We hope you can join us!
The External Affairs Committee manages the social marketing listerv, creates our newsletter, oversees branding, develops our online presence, supports SMANA at industry conferences, educates others about social marketing and more.
SMANA is partnering with the AZ Center for Rural Health to present "Learn how you can build a campaign to advance behavior change for social good". The Center focuses on providing technical assistance to rural stakeholders to disseminate research findings, policy updates, best-practices and other rural health issues.
Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:00 pm Arizona Time/3:00 PM Eastern Register here - https://telemedicine.arizona.edu/ Speakers include Kelley Dennings and Dr. Anthony Panzera.
Learning objectives: 1. Learn why knowledge and attitudes alone do not change behavior, but the use of research to decrease barriers and enhance motivation does 2. Establish familiarity with social marketing steps and their application 3. Outline mixed-method research options that can be done on a shoe-string budget
This webinar is made possible through funding provided by the Health Resources and Services Administration, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (G22RH24749). Arizona State Office of Rural Health is funded granted through a grant from US Department of Health and Human Services. Grant numberH95RH00102-25-00.
Join the Social Marketing Association of North America (SMANA) on Wednesday, August 28 from 6:00-7:00pm for an informal evening of networking with fellow social marketers and behavior change colleagues. Appetizers will be provided and a large drink menu is available for purchase.
This event is free and open to all. We welcome change agents from all sectors – social marketers, behavioral scientists and economists, conservation psychologists, environmental educators, behavior change communicators, entertainment educators, health communicators, design thinkers and the list goes on. If you are working to improve your community or a societal issue - join us!
Learn more about the benefits of joining SMANA here - http://smana.org/.
Event details are below:
Date: Wednesday, August 28
Location: Red Rock Brewing, 254 South 200 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Special thanks to SMANA's Innovator Sponsor, Entercom.
SMANA networking events are free for members! Some groups request that non-members make a donation at the door (suggested amount: $5-$10).
Check out highlights from our 2017 networking events. See where we were in 2018 here.
Hear what others are saying about these events:
“The stories were fascinating – it’s a whole area I’d never considered as a part of social marketing. Thanks so much for putting it all together, and I look forward to future events.” – Steve K, Washington, DC.
“Good amount of networking time. Informative, valuable and thought provoking presentation. Well Done!” – Sally M, Alexandria, VA
Sponsor an event: We would love to share the stage with you at any of the above events. Details on sponsorship levels and benefits can be found here. Reach out to discuss today!