Next Conference: September 22-26, 2014

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Sep 22 Mon

Connect, Collaborate and Create at the Elgin Technology Center

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Other Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

From Shanghai to Chicago: Connecting Global Media

Hosted by Socialty, Ms. Tech and Media Beard

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Business & Entrepreneurship Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

Social Creativity: What is it? Who should make it? How do you make an impact with it?

Hosted by socialdeviant

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

A Network For Every Interest

Hosted by 140 Proof

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

Networking With Purpose: How Organizations Can Leverage Social Media For Greater Social Impact

Hosted by Frequency540

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Marketing Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

Maximizing Traffic and Sales with Advanced Social Media Tools

Hosted by Roosevelt University

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

The Future of Investing: The Intersection of Social Media, Millennials & Money

Hosted by TD Ameritrade

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Business & Entrepreneurship Presentation Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

SOCIAL FOODIES #FOODIECHATS MIXER AT @EATYOLK

Hosted by #Foodiechats

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Networking & Parties Networking Mixer Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

#SMWChicago Opening Night Private Pre-Party

Hosted by Rockit Ranch Productions

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Networking & Parties Networking Mixer Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit or Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

Reimagining School: Opportunity, Safety, and Privacy in the Social Lives of Networked Teens

Hosted by Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Golden Apple Foundation, National Louis University and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Education Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 22 Mon

#SMWChicago Opening Night Party

Hosted by Rockit Ranch Productions

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Networking & Parties Party Official Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

See Results: Grow with Social Media

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Marketing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

MASTERCLASS - Paid Social Marketing: When worlds collide

Hosted by 435 Digital

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Class Official Chicago Masterclass Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

2014 & Beyond: The Future of Going Social

Hosted by WOMMA

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Combatting Negative Reviews

Hosted by Draper and Kramer

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Media & Publishing Class Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Practical Steps for Creating Relevant Content in a Data Driven World

Hosted by Golin

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Media & Publishing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

How To Travel - TSTGLive

Hosted by The Skychi Travel Guide

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

3rd Party Registration

Lifestyle & Culture Google Hangout Independent 3rd Party Registration Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

How a Social Media Metrics Nerd Measures Campaign Success

Hosted by Cision

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Success Is Harnessing The Power of Videos For Your Brand / Blog

Hosted by ChicagonistaLive

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Nonprofit Engagement: What Works and What Doesn't

Hosted by Roosevelt University

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Education Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Developing Content Strategies for Social Engagement

Hosted by socialdeviant

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Marketing Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Advanced Brain Science Web Marketing and Digital Marketing Tools to Get Your Marketing on Track

Hosted by Digital Megaphone

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Social Media Hacks To Fuel Your Content Marketing Efforts

Hosted by 435 Digital

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Workshop Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Predictive Analytics: Harnessing Twitter to Forecast Trends

Hosted by Schafer Condon Carter

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Giving Tuesday: Make a Change in Elgin with Social Media

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Marketing Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Safeguarding Yourself from Social Media Changes: Preparing for the Future

Hosted by Lightspan Digital

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Marketing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Using Social Media to Elongate Life of Content: Repurpose and Reuse

Hosted by Lightspan Digital

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Marketing Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Unleash Your Social Power at Vertigo Sky Lounge

Hosted by Social Power Hour

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Networking & Parties Networking Mixer Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit or Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Social Media + ADHD: Turning Distractions into Directions

Hosted by Social ADD Club

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Health & Wellness Multi-format Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

Building Buzz for Organizations and How To Get It Right

Hosted by Roosevelt University

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 23 Tue

The Black Social Network - The Play: an interactive social theater experience.

Hosted by The Six Brown Chicks

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Education Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Digital Marketing Summit: Opening Keynote

Hosted by Chicago Host Team

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Keynote Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Building A Responsive Content Marketing Engine

Hosted by ConAgra and Edelman Digital

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Using Social Media to Personalize Syndicated Content

Hosted by IIT Stuart School of Business

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Education Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Inspire and Delight: Extending your live event into a digital experience

Hosted by IBM

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Social Networking Your Way to a New Job

Hosted by Roosevelt University

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Education Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Like a Chicago Blackhawk! How Bootstrappers Effectively Elbow their Way into Any Marketplace

Hosted by @.l.interpretations

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Panel Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Tweet Me: Using Social Media to Mobilize People and Customers

Hosted by Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Politics & Government Presentation Official Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Beyond The Hashtag: Acquiring new customers through social media

Hosted by Earshot, Inc.

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Converting Prospects and Customers Into Brand Advocates

Hosted by Roosevelt University

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

The Business of B2B Social Media

Hosted by Penton Media

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Business & Entrepreneurship Workshop Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Social Business Startups: Light My Launch

Hosted by @.l.interpretations

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Digital Marketing Summit Networking NOW Party

Hosted by Social Media Week Chicago

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Networking & Parties Networking Mixer Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit or Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Historic Chicago Bar Walking Tour with Chicago Detours

Hosted by Chicago Detours

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

3rd Party Registration

Networking & Parties Other Independent 3rd Party Registration Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Using Social Media in Chicago Nightlife

Hosted by Will Worley- Sprite P.O.U.R Reporter

6:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Networking & Parties Networking Mixer Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 24 Wed

Customer Support as Your Competitive Advantage

Hosted by Review Trackers

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Confessions of a Community Manager

Hosted by ChicagoNOW

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Panel Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

5 Social Strategies To Increase Brand Loyalty

Hosted by HelloWorld

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Added Value: Maximizing the Synergy of Paid Search + Social

Hosted by Kenshoo

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Recruiting and Hiring via Social Media

Hosted by LaSalle Network

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Forensic Social Media

Hosted by Cision

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Marketing Presentation Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Everything Pop Culture Taught Me About Social Media: A Millennial's perspective on transmedia storytelling

Hosted by Roosevelt University

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Be a Winner with Social Media - How Contests Can Grow Your Business

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Marketing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Getting Social with Video

Hosted by Chicago Social Media Marketing Group

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Marketing Presentation Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

#SMWCHICAGO Closing Party

Hosted by Social Media Club Chicago

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Your Pass is required: Seating is first come first served.

Networking & Parties Party Official Chicago Digital Marketing Summit or Chicago Insider Pass Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Phillips or Flathead? Using the Right Tools to be Purposeful in Social Media

Hosted by Digital Kitchen Chicago

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Marketing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 25 Thu

Managing Online Customer Reviews for Multi-Location Brands

Hosted by Review Trackers

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Marketing Workshop Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 26 Fri

Get Social at ETC

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Marketing Party Independent Registration Opens August 20

Sep 26 Fri

Beer Friday Tweet Up

Hosted by Review Trackers

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Networking & Parties Party Independent Registration Opens August 20