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Innovate Niagara: Marketing and Communications Toolkit March 23, 29 and Apr...

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Cairns Building, Room 207

Brock University

1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way

St. Catherines, Ontario L2R 7L2

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The MarCom Toolkit (Marketing Communication)

(3 sessions, 4 hours each)

Entrepreneur's Toolkit Workshops are experiential, hands-on workshops facilitated by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures tools, mentoring and peer feedback to solve specific problems and develop essential business components.

In each four-hour session you will generate a deliverable that you will use frequently in the business development process.



Workshop Schedule


Session 1 – Identify and Define Your Target Audience // March 23, 2018 from 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

This session introduces the “MarCom Strategic Framework,” and focuses on two key elements: defining your target audience and establishing credibility.

Deliverable: A strategy to build a target audience, as well as identify and engage with key opinion leaders (KOLs) to build domain leadership and credibility


Session 2 – Evaluating Channels // March 29, 2018 from 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

In this session, you will align your marketing objectives with the consumers' buying process while examining a variety of marketing channels and activities. You will evaluate and select which ones are the most relevant and credible with your target audience.

Deliverable: A strategy to evaluate and select relevant marketing activities and media channels to complement your customers’ buying process, and develop a brand positioning statement


Session 3 – Communicating to Customers // April 6, 2018 from 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

In the final MarCom session, the focus will be on developing your message. You will explore communications techniques, identify language that resonates with your target market, and adapt the message across the selected media that efficiently and effectively reaches your target market.

Deliverable: A series of clearly structured messages, a media selection template and key components of a media kit

Doors will open at 8:30a.m. and the session will begin promptly at 9:00a.m.



Cost of workshops

The Entrepreneur's Toolkit Workshops cost $100 to attend. There are two different ticket types that can be purchased:

1. Regional Innovation Centre (RIC) Refundable Deposit

Purchase this ticket if you are a client of a Regional Innovation Centre (ex. Innovate Niagara). When prompted on the registration page, please list the regional centre of which you are a member and your current advisor’s name. You will be refunded your full ticket price at the end of the workshop series and upon completion of our post-workshop survey. The survey must be completed within 5 days of the last day of the workshop series for a deposit to be honoured.

2. General Attendance Fee

Purchase this ticket if you are not currently a member of a regional innovation centre.


If you would like more information on our workshop programs or how to become a client of a regional innovation centre, please contact workshops@marsdd.com.

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Cairns Building, Room 207

Brock University

1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way

St. Catherines, Ontario L2R 7L2

Canada

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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