Social Media Network: Platform – Social Media Case Competition


Are you looking for a real-world opportunity to showcase your social media skills? Do you want to prove you are the next marketing maven, and have an awesome experience to put on your resume?

On March 14th-15th, 2015, join the Social Media Network for Platform, the second annual intercollegiate Social Media Case Competition at Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre. You will have an opportunity to gain experience working with an internationally recognized Vancouver-based brand, with feedback from top industry professionals.

SMN is excited to announce lululemon athletica as their case partner for Platform 2015.

On March 14th, teams of two – four students (or recent grads!) are given 24 hours to create a ten-minute presentation that outlines their best and most creative idea for a social media campaign for the highly visible, lululemon athletica. On March 15th, teams will present in front of industry professionals, and the top three teams will have the opportunity to present to our final panel of judges for the chance to be crowned the winner of Platform!

Location: Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre

Date:  Saturday, March 14 and Sunday March 15, 2015.

Price: $44 per team of 2-4 contestants for early bird tickets, until January 25. After that, tickets go up to $60 per team. Registration is open now! Space is limited so be sure to register soon.

Price includes three free skill building workshops, networking opportunities, breakfast and lunch.

Workshop details:

February 21st – Case Competition 101: How to Research and Prepare for a Case Competition

February 28th – Tap, Tag, Tweet: Steps to Building an Effective Social Campaign

March 7th – Conquering the Podium: The Secrets to Powerful Public Speaking

Register your team for Platform here:  http://bit.ly/1y5iX88

For more information please visit us online: www.smnplatform.com