@IGersManila joins the 3rd Philippine Social Media Day on Saturday, June 28, 2014. With the theme #boomPH – the best of Online Media in the Philippines, this year’s Social Media Day would be a celebration of the boom in the internet, social media and digital industries in the Philippines, the opportunities that come with them, their positive impact on the lives of Filipinos, and the promotion of prosperity for users and connectivity for all. #SMDay also marks the 20th anniversary of the Philippines’ first connection to the internet. The celebration shall be held at the Samsung Hall of the SM Aura Premiere, Taguig City on 28 June 2014.
Registration for the event is required. Please register here.
Spearheaded by Mashable, Social Media Day is a global celebration of the ever-growing growing social media communities. #SMDay is held in dozens of cities and countries worldwide.
In the Philippines, Social Media Day was pioneered by TweetUp Manila in June 2012 at the Ayala Triangle, Makati City This was followed in 2013 by a day-long social celebration at the new Glorietta mall.
Similar events were also held in several cities nationwide like Davao, Cebu, Bacolod, General Santos, Pangasinan and Cagayan de Oro at the same year. This year’s #SMday is set to be more vibrant and diverse as various influential and socially-relevant communities and their members join the celebration.