Next Conference: September 14-18, 2015



Chicago Schedule






Sep 22 Monday

Personal Branding for Good: How to create a personal social media brand that benefits your organization’s mission

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Chicago Cares

MacArthur Foundation

Official Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Looking For Love In All The Wrong Places: How to create genuine interactions with your community

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Vsnap

Morningstar

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Connect, Collaborate and Create at the Elgin Technology Center

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

Elgin Technology Center

Independent Event

Other

Business

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Building The City Of The Future

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Blue Sky Innovation

Morningstar

Official Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

From Shanghai to Chicago: Connecting Global Media

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Socialty and Ms. Tech

Tech Nexus

Independent Event

Multi-format

Business

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

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

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by socialdeviant

Morningstar

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Activating Your Audience through Social Media for the Healthcare Industry

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Public Communications Inc.

Kemper Building

Independent Event

Panel

Health

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

SEO 2014: Evolving the mindset towards content discovery

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Cramer-Krasselt

Cramer-Krasselt

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Do As I Say, Not As I Do: How the social media lessons we teach our children will shape the future of audience engagement online

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by SheKnows Media

Morningstar

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Content Marketing for Social Good: How to Use Compelling Stories to Create Impact

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by See3 Communications

MacArthur Foundation

Official Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Pinterest Users and Abusers: Making the Most of your Addiction

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Wabash Building

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

The Power of Lifestyle Imagery

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Cramer-Krasselt

Cramer-Krasselt

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Guys Just Want to Have Fun – Keys to Targeting Men on Social

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by HY Connect and STATS, Inc.

Morningstar

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

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

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Frequency540

MacArthur Foundation

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

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

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Digital Megaphone

Tech Nexus

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Maximizing Traffic and Sales with Advanced Social Media Tools

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Wabash Building

Independent Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Building Engaging Communities on a Hyper-Local Scale: An Experiment in Community, Journalism and Volunteerism

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by IntraLink Global

MacArthur Foundation

Official Event

Talk

Humanity

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

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

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by TD Ameritrade

Morningstar

Official Event

Talk

Business

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

“Like” It or Not: Social Media Branding Musts for Communicators

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by JET Magazine

Morningstar

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Fix Your Funnel: How to Use Social Media to Attract High Quality Leads

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by Building Bridges Consulting

Building Bridges Consulting

Independent Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Live #Foodiechats at @EatYolk

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by #Foodiechats

Yolk

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

#SMWChicago Opening Night Private Pre-Party

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Rockit Ranch Productions

Rockit Bar & Grill

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

The UX of Social

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Hosted by SoMe Connect

Tech Nexus

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

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

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Independent Event

Panel

Education

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

#SMWChicago Opening Night Party

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hosted by Rockit Ranch Productions

Rockit Bar & Grill

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

See Results: Grow with Social Media

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

Elgin Technology Center

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Paid Social Marketing: When worlds collide

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by 435 Digital

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Hurricanes, Wildfires, and Tornadoes! Oh My!: Social media at the center of Nat Cats

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by PCI (Property Casualty Insurers Association of America)

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

2014 & Beyond: The Future of Going Social

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by WOMMA

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Visual Storytelling for Social Media

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Digital Professional Institute

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

The Social Media Marketing Baseline

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Digital Professional Institute

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Return On A Share: Uncovering the value of your social audience

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by WOMMA, CommandPost

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Towards Social Awesomeness: A Quantifiable Roadmap

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Young & Rubicam Midwest

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Bored with Sweepstakes? Get Inspired for Your Next Promotion

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by HY Connect

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media as an Educational Tool in Health Care

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Panel

Health

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Unlocking the Value of Google+ for Marketers

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Google

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Cosmos: Discover How Marketers Can Leverage Emerging Social Platforms

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Zocalo Group

Willis Tower, 3rd Floor Auditorium

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Practical Steps for Creating Relevant Content in a Data Driven World

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Hosted by Golin

Golin Chicago

Independent Event

Workshop

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Get Heard Above the Noise on Social Media

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by The Write Design Company

Roosevelt University - Auditorium Building

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

How a Social Media Metrics Nerd Measures Campaign Success

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Cision

Cision - Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

How to Travel Chicago TSTGLive Youtube Broadcast #SMWchitravel

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by The Skychi Travel Guide

Goose Island Brew Pub 1800 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago, IL 60614

Independent Event

Google Hangout

Culture

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Tumblr & The Language of Content

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Tumblr

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Driving Action Through Social Media

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Organizing for Action

Organizing For Action Community Organizing Institute

Independent Event

Workshop

Politics

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

McDonald’s & The FIFA World Cup: Engaging audiences through localized, global activation

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by McDonald's Corporation

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media, Online Defamation and Managing Your Online Reputation

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Saper Law Offices, LLC

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - 10 Ways To Be A Better Blogger

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Blue Sky Innovation

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Workshop

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Yes, And: What social media, brands and advertising can learn from Chicago’s improv and comedy roots

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Cramer-Krasselt

Cramer-Krasselt

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Field Guide Live: Expert insights from top community managers

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Sprout Social

Willis Tower, 3rd Floor Auditorium

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Get Hired & Thrive: How to Build a Successful Career in Social Media

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Groupon Inc.

Groupon HQ

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words, Are Stats Worth More?

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by HY Connect and STATS, Inc.

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

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

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by ChicagonistaLive

Columbia College

Independent Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Under The Influence: 5 ways shoppers are using social media to discover, research and buy

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Leo Burnett

Leo Burnett Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Nonprofit Engagement: What Works and What Doesn't

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Auditorium Building

Independent Event

Panel

Education

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media Hacks To Fuel Your Content Marketing Efforts

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by 435 Digital and Belly

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Who Needs the Black Press? (We Do): Black media in a faux post-racial world

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by JET Magazine

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Sep 23 Tuesday

Social First: How polarizing scotch brand, Laphroaig, built a social-centric global campaign

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Beam Suntory

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

MASTERCLASS - Instagram Insider: Strategies & Secrets From Chicago’s Top Instagram Talent

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Dynasty Podcasts

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Multi-format

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Developing Content Strategies for Social Engagement

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by socialdeviant

socialdeviant

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

What Can Teenagers Teach Us About The Future of Digital and Social?

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Ketchum

Willis Tower, 3rd Floor Auditorium

Official Event

Panel

Culture

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Giving Tuesday: Make a Change with Social Media

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

Elgin Technology Center

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Safeguarding Yourself from Social Media Changes: Preparing for the Future

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Lightspan Digital

Lightspan Digital

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Predictive Analytics: Harnessing Twitter to Forecast Trends

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Schafer Condon Carter

Schafer Condon Carter

Independent Event

Multi-format

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

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

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by Lightspan Digital

Lightspan Digital

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Unleash Your Social Power at Vertigo Sky Lounge

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Hosted by Social Power Hour

Vertigo Sky Lounge

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Getting Social with Mobile

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Chicago Social Media Marketing Group

Grind Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Utilizing Social Media in Events and Celebrity Partnerships

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Legacy Marketing Partners

John Barleycorn River North

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Getting Back to Grassroots

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Pear

Pear

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Building Buzz for Organizations and How To Get It Right

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Auditorium Building

Independent Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media + ADHD: Turning Distractions into Directions

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by Social ADD Club

Catalyst Ranch

Independent Event

Multi-format

Health

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

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

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by The Six Brown Chicks

Chicago State University

Independent Event

Talk

Education

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

How Transparency and Authenticity Will Change Your Life and Business

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Hosted by PowerReviews

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Keynote

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Intersection of Law and Social Media

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Saper Law Offices, LLC

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

User-Generated Content Campaigns: The Three Keys to Success

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Hosted by SparkReel and VivaKi

VivaKi Chicago

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Words Matter. Choose Them Wisely.

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Leo Burnett

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Meet Me At The Crossroads: Social in a World of Content Chaos

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Resolution Media

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Future of Marketing: Advocacy

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Dynamic Signal

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Using Social Media to Personalize Syndicated Content

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by IIT Stuart School of Business

IIT - Stuart Downtown Campus

Independent Event

Talk

Education

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

#CHICHAT

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Raymi Productions

Fiesta Mexicana

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Fingerswipe Generation And The Impact On Your Online Reputation

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by IOV Media

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Forget Being Forgotten: 4 Methods to Become an Industry Leader on Social Media

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Freshly Baked Communications

AON Center

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

What Influencers?: Crafting Your Brand’s Influencer Strategy

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by IZEA

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Enterprise Content Roadmap

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Walgreens

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Pinfluencer 101

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Resource/Ammirati

Resource/Ammirati Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Tweet Me: Using Social Media to Mobilize People and Customers

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Politics

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Google Tools for Nonprofits

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and Google

MacArthur Foundation

Independent Event

Talk

Tech

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

How Social Media Have Disrupted B2B Buying (And What To Do About It)

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by Zocalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

A Real-Time Campaign in the Right Direction

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by VSA Partners, Starcom Mediavest and Flite

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Building A Successful Influencer Marketing Program

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by WOMMA

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Business of B2B Social Media

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Hosted by Penton Media

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Converting Prospects and Customers Into Brand Advocates

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Wabash Building

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

A Network For Every Interest

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Hosted by 140 Proof

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Ruling In Real Time

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Resource/Ammirati

Resource/Ammirati Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Chicken and Waffles: Create amazing results with social data and your business

3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Hosted by Slalom Consulting

Metropolitan Club at Willis Tower

Independent Event

Multi-format

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

SEO 2014: Evolving the mindset towards content discovery

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Hosted by Cramer-Krasselt

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Next Social Marketing Revolution

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by WOMMA

Illini Center - Orange & Blue Room

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Empowering And Engaging Employees Through Social Media: Inside and outside the firewall

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Hosted by Zocalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Creating Content For How It’s Consumed

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Hosted by BuzzFeed

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Digital Marketing Summit Networking NOW Party

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by Zócalo Group, 435 Digital and Black Pug Interactive

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

From Screams to Streams: How live streaming can create the digital music venue

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by LiveOne, INC.

1st Ward

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Digital Marketing in the Beverage Industry

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Binny's Beverage Depot

Binny's Beverage Depot Lincoln Park

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Using Social Media in Chicago Nightlife

6:00 PM - 11:30 PM

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

Network Cyber Bar and Grill

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Historic Chicago Bar Walking Tour with Chicago Detours

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by Chicago Detours

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Other

Networking & Parties

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Getting Local with Social

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Chicago Social Media Marketing Group

Grind Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

WOMMA's Legendary Wine Wednesday

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by WOMMA

Filini Bar and Restaurant

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Customer Support as Your Competitive Advantage

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by Review Trackers

Review Trackers

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Who Moved My Social Cheese? What marketers need to know to thrive in a shifting digital landscape

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Hosted by Zocalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Keynote

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

5 Social Strategies To Increase Brand Loyalty

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by HelloWorld

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Confessions of a Community Manager

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by ChicagoNOW

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Added Value: Maximizing the Synergy of Paid Search + Social

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Kenshoo

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Get The Most Bang For Your Buck: The evolution of paid social

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Zócalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Earned Media in an "Always On" Digital World

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by WOMMA, CDW, Ogilvy

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Becoming A Social Business: How to integrate social beyond marketing & across your organization

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Sprout Social

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Social Media and Supply Chain Strategies: Using Online Communities and Systems to Improve Productivity, Production, and Distribution

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Hosted by Ali Law Practice LLC

AON Center

Independent Event

Multi-format

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Recruiting and Hiring via Social Media

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by LaSalle Network

Civic Opera House

Independent Event

Talk

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Making Culture: Letting Consumers Own Your Brand

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Mike's Hard Lemonade

Merchandise Mart

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Cut the Crap: Making Content that Moves People

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by Zocalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Forensic Social Media

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by Cision

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

There's No Such Thing As A No-Brainer: Why behavioral economics matter in social media

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hosted by MARC USA

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

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

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University - Wabash Building

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

An Inspired Mission: How social media can become the heart and soul of your brand activations

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Golin & Jack Morton

Golin Chicago

Independent Event

Panel

Media

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

10X Innovation @ Google

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Zócalo Group

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Official Event

Keynote

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Creating Lead Generation Through Social Media

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by No Limit Agency

No Limit Agency

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Social Media Club Chicago's Board of Directors Presents: Ask the experts

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Social Media Club Chicago

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

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

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

Elgin Technology Center

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Learning About The Design Of Social: A discussion

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by School for Digital Craftsmanship, an initiative of ADMCi

Tech Nexus

Independent Event

Panel

Education

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

#SMWCHICAGO Closing Party

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Social Media Club Chicago

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Why Social Advertising Sucks (right now)

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Critical Mass

Critical Mass

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Getting Social with Video

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Chicago Social Media Marketing Group

Grind Chicago

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

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

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Digital Kitchen Chicago

Digital Kitchen Chicago

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Managing Online Customer Reviews for Multi-Location Brands

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Review Trackers

Review Trackers

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Public Vehicle Party on the Plaza

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection

Richard J. Daley Center Plaza

Independent Event

Other

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Technology Balance: The Importance of #TechItOff, Thriving and Achieving Our Goals

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by IntraLink Golobal

SPACE by Doejo

Independent Event

Talk

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Get Social at ETC

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Hosted by Elgin Technology Center

Elgin Technology Center

Independent Event

Party

Marketing

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Beer Friday Tweet Up

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Review Trackers

Review Trackers

Independent Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed