NGO Board• Chief Collaborator: Mohammad Hijazi @mhijazi• Marketing Collaborator: Darine Sabbagh @sdarine• Financial Collaborator: Walid Khalifeh @dashkoun• Design Collaborator: Joseph Maalouf @zoozel• Logistics Collaborators: Loulwa Kalache @pearlowa and Yousef Allam @Joesbox• Operations Collaborators: Yasmine Hajjar @yasminehajjar and Maggie Abu Khadra @abaretruth• Advisory Collaborator: Leila Khauli Hanna @leilakhauli• President of American University of Beirut Chapter: Weam Al Awar @weam_al• President of Haigazian University Chapter: Garen Yepremian @razerdude• Honorary Collaborators: British Ambassador to Lebanon HMA Tom Fletcher @HMATomFletcher and Ziad Kamel @ziadkamel
Our AdvisorMrs. Leila Khauli HannaOlayan School of Business Instructor of Marketing
Our Mission• To support and encourage AUB bloggers and users of social media (such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Foursquare etc..)• To promote the proper usage of such tools amongst AUB students and the Lebanese community given their current popularity and importance.
Our Objectives• To gather bloggers and users of social media under one organization in order to facilitate common activities and interests.• To encourage AUB students to start their own blogs and help them use social media professionally by teaching them the technical and cultural aspects of social media.
What is Social Media?Social media is media designed to bedisseminated through social interaction,created using highly accessible and scalablepublishing techniques.Social media can take many different forms,including Internet forums, weblogs, socialblogs, microblogging, wikis, podcasts,pictures, video, rating and social bookmarking.
Future Events AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
Future Events• AUB’s Online Collaborative Annual Conference: “Social Media Changing Lives 2” in February• AUB and community Tweet-ups• Social Media 101 workshop for students• Social Media and Computer Literacy courses for Senior Citizens
Sub-committee Divisions AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
Event Planning & Workshops Supervisor: Omar AridiPlanning conferences (SMCL), workshops (SM101, UfS workshops) , lectures and training sessions. AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
News Reporting Supervisor: Nour Rifai Writing about social media related news in AUB, Beirut and the region, and updating the blog andthe monthly newsletter with original news articles.. AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
Managing & HR Supervisor: Omar Aridi Allocating resources and making sure everyone isworking according to the plan, respecting deadlinesof time and schedule. Improving the performance of OCers to increase their productivity. AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
Public Relations, Funding & Sponsorship Supervisor: Ali El Dali Marketing events, designing posters, flyers , brochures, and advertising for events, collaborating with different organizations inside oroutside AUB to partner in hosting events or funding them. AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly
Community Service Supervisor: Ayman JalloulOrganizing Events relating to social media awareness,that cater for the improvement and welfare of the general community. AUB’s Online Collaborative First General Assembly