Jai Arjun Singh, Freelance Writer & Journalist, will speak at OMCAR 2012. Apart from writing for numerous publications, Mr. Singh is also an avid blogger at Jabberwock. OMCAR 2012, to be held in New Delhi on 13th January 2012 is the first of its kind social media conference where some of the biggest brands will talk about their successes and failures with social media. Registrations for the event are open at http://omcar.omcareers.org.
OMCAR 2012, about to be held on 13th January 2012 at New Delhi will see coming together of some of the biggest names from the online marketing industry and brands from various niches. Different brands addressing at OMCAR 2012 will talk about their successes and failures with social media! One amongst the speakers is Jai Arjun Singh, freelance writer and journalist.
Jai Arjun Singh is a freelance writer and journalist and also an avid blogger at Jabberwock. Apart from writing for various big publications like The Hindu, Tehelka, The Sunday Guardian, Open Caravan, The Indian Express and The Hindustan Times; he has also written a book about the cult comedy film ‘Jaane bhi do Yaaro: Seriously Funny Since 1983’ and another one, ‘the Popcorn Essayists: What Movies do to Writers’. He is a name well known in the media sphere and someone known to influence many with his opinions and expressions.
Other speakers at the conference include – Ms. Gillian Muessig (SEOmoz), Mr. Sanjay Mehta (Social Wavelength), Mr. Simarprit Singh (Compare Infobase), Mr. Pratik Mazumder (Yatra.com), Mr. Raja Choudhury (C3CUBE), Mr. Kapil Gupta (OMLogic), and Mr. Girish V Kulkarni (GVK Alliance Networks).
OMCAR 2012, the conference on social media shall discuss and unravel the scope of social media in the Indian context. The tagline of OMCAR 2012 is “Straight from the horse’s mouth” and it looks forward to bring various brands together to talk about their successes with social media. Thus, this is a conference with a difference which shall not just involve PowerPoint presentations but talk about actual implementation of social media campaigns and strategies by brands like HBO, Yatra.com, Motadeals.com, and Mapsofindia.com.
Millie Khanna, President, OM Careers Society, which is behind OMCAR 2012 said, “We want OMCAR 2012 to be a little different from other such conferences. OMCAR 2012 is not about agencies coming and presenting their portfolios but it’s about brands directly talking about what social media has done for them.”
OMCAR 2008 and 2009 have been extremely successful events and have been very well received by the industry and the audiences. OMCAR 2012, to be held at India Islamic Centre is all set to repeat the history. Agency professionals, brand managers, entrepreneurs and CXO’s of small and medium enterprises, marketing professionals, students, and social media enthusiasts can all attend OMCAR 2012 to get an insight of implementation of social media strategies in India. The registrations for the event are open and those willing to attend can book their seats on the official site of OMCAR 2012 (http://omcar.omcareers.org).
OM Careers Society is a non-profit organization founded with the vision to provide for the crunch of skilled professionals in the online marketing world. OMCAR 2008 & 2009 and now OMCAR 2012 is yet another effort at bringing together skilled people to get a better understanding of using social media for business enterprises, non-profit organizations and campaigns aimed at social good.