NEW Special Session Announcement 2015

We are very excited to announce a special Blogger session we are adding for Friday November 13, 2015 Afternoon- 2pm-5pm.


Social Media Boot Camp – How to get the most out of Twitter and Periscope

Still wondering what all the fuss is about with Twitter or Periscope? In this special pre-conference workshop, you will receive the keys you need to unlock the secrets of these channels! Join blogger and social media professional Missy Berggren (@marketingmama) of for an interactive, hands-on training.

The Twitter session will begin with the basics and progress to advanced features that will help you enjoy tweeting and grow your blog readership. Periscope, the new live-streaming app, is a fun way to share your world with others and educate people about food allergies. Bring your laptop, smart phone, notebook and a willingness to try new things!

Speaker Biography:

Missy Berggren HeadshotMissy Berggren (@marketingmama) is a marketing and social media professional with more than 17 years of health care marketing and communications experience, as well as a food allergy parent and blogger. As a director with WCG, Missy helps global brands with digital marketing and social media strategy and content development. She frequently hosts social media trainings for bloggers, physicians, executives and more. Missy is the founder of the Minnesota Blogger Conference and the director of strategic planning for Social Media Breakfast of Minneapolis/St. Paul. You can find Missy online at and across social channels as “Marketing Mama.”


  • 2 – 3 p.m. Twitter Basics for Beginners
  • 3 – 4 p.m. Advanced Twitter Lessons to Maximize Your Impact
  • 4 – 5 p.m. Periscope Demonstration and Inspiration

You won’t want to miss this fun session to hone your skills before the weekend kicks into high gear! We hope to see you there!

Feel free to leave a comment if you will be coming to this session!