The Student Social Media Showcase is an annual event organised by BeL (the Business e-learning research group) at Brighton Business School, University of Brighton. The showcase provides a place for University of Brighton students to show examples of coursework that demonstrate the use or analysis of online social media.
Prizewinners in 2016
The Business E-Learning Research Group Prize for the best Digital Marketing and Social Media presentation at the Student Social Media Showcase 2016 – WINNER IS Bethany Jump
Prize: £50 Amazon voucher
The Business E-Learning Research Group Prize for the Research with Social Media presentation at the Student Social Media Showcase 2016 – WINNER IS Shareen Mohd Razi
Prize: £50 Amazon voucher
Selected presentations were on show at The Big Bang – South East 2016. Over 8000 schoolchildren between the ages of 9 and 13 attended the event and streamed in front of our SSMS2016 stand. A great chance to speak with young people about their use of social media, their preferences and their purposes for the media. Here are a few pictures of the event.
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What happened at SSMS2015 – here’s a video summary (6.5 minutes)
PRIZE WINNERS 2015 for best digital marketing with social media presentation & best social media research presentations are now at this link
Click here for SSMS 2015 Digital Marketing Submissions
Click here for SSMS 2015 Submissions
Watch a short clip of Katie Piatt (eLearning Manager, University of Brighton) chatting to Sue Greener (Business eLearning research Group) about using social media at University.
During the preparations for the 2015, university students and recent graduates were invited to submit a multimedia summary of their current academic research on social media in the form of a short video, soundbite, Prezi or any other creative artefact that could be displayed independently in this virtual space.
Find out how to submit a video here.
The Student Social Media Showcase started in 2014, and was co-located with the first European Conference on Social Media, also hosted by BeL at the University of Brighton .
SSMS2014 was a physical event with participants from local schools, students and graduate presenters, scholars attending the conference and a keynote by data visualisation guru Professor Ben Shneiderman.
Find out more about the SSMS2014 event here.
Find out more about the Business eLearning Research Group and the CIMER Research Centre at Brighton Business School