Next Conference: February 23-27, 2015

Social Media Week



Lagos Schedule




Feb 22 Sunday

PoPBeachClub Presents: Early Bird Party

11:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by PoP Beach Club

PoP Beach Club

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties


Feb 22 Sunday

#SMWLagosNites: Welcome Dinner at @Ginger_Tapas

6:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Hosted by Ginger Tapas & Grill

Ginger Tapas n' Grill

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

SMW Lagos Executive Badge pass required


Feb 23 Monday

From Handouts To Standout - How To Rock Social Media For Cash, Connections & Your Own Extraordinary Career

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by #MentorMonday

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Media


Feb 23 Monday

[Google Hangout] My Journey Interview Series with @EntCreativeNG

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Enterprise Creative

Google Hangout

Independent Event

Google Hangout

Humanity


Feb 23 Monday

2015 Elections: Where are the Ethics on Social Media?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by alli.org

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Politics


Feb 23 Monday

A Connected Africa: The Need for Radical Innovation in Education

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by edugist.org

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Education


Feb 23 Monday

Integrating Africa with Social Media & User Applications

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Mara Online

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Tech


Feb 23 Monday

#SMWDigitalJobs - Tackling Youth Unemployment in Nigeria

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by PARADIGM INITIATIVE NIGERIA

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Independent Event

Multi-format

Tech


Feb 23 Monday

Social Innovator: Social as a Strategy, Social Media as a Tool for the Social SME

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Hosted by Afripreneur

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing


Feb 23 Monday

WordPress BootCamp: Create Professional Looking Websites & Blogs With Ease

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by BrowseDotCom

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Workshop

Business


Feb 23 Monday

[Google Hangout] Beauty Entrepreneur Lounge with @BeautypreneurNG

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by Beauty By Nature Inc.

Google Hangout

Independent Event

Google Hangout

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

#MentorMonday Mastermind Intensive

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by #MentorMonday

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Workshop

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

The Digital Church

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by The Elevation Church

The Elevation Church

Official Event

Multi-format

Humanity


Feb 24 Tuesday

BEYOND BEAUTY BLOGGING

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Beauty By Nature Inc.

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Panel

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

Learning on the Digital Frontier

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Image & Time

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Independent Event

Multi-format

Education


Feb 24 Tuesday

#SMWTravelAfrica Defying Space & Time: Social Media Taking You (and your Business) Places

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Jovago.com

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Culture


Feb 24 Tuesday

#SMWTravelAfrica Millenials, Social Media, & Tourism: Travel Africa, Skip Mediocre

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Rare Customs (TSTMKRS)

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Tech


Feb 24 Tuesday

Face Up To The Facts: Lessons From Leading Women In Tech

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Edel Technologies

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

Mind Map: Write the Vision and Make it Happen

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Signature RED

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

#SMWInnovators: A Fireside Chat With the Creators Of COSIGN

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by COSIGN

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Talk

Tech


Feb 24 Tuesday

Arts. Tech. Here: Technology & Social Media Changing the Arts Industry in West Africa

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Hosted by SAVANT | SAVANT and The Art Allies

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Panel

Business


Feb 24 Tuesday

Discover, Desire, Buy: The Future of Luxury in the Digital Age (Tech Meets Style 2.0)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by GoodLifeStylist

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Independent Event

Multi-format

Culture


Feb 24 Tuesday

Masterclass: Growing the Largest Digital Agency in Africa

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Quirk

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Marketing


Feb 24 Tuesday

#SMWLagosNites: TARUWA

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Gbagyichild Entertainment

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Multi-format

Networking & Parties


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWInnovators #SMWMusicDay Breakfast Powered by Beat 99.9FM featuring Steve Rifkind

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by SMW Lagos & The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Talk

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

Smart Mobile Divas

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by W.TEC - Women's Technology Empowerment Centre

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

The Upwardly Mobile African Professional (Yuppie)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by Career Solutions Africa

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Independent Event

Multi-format

Education


Feb 25 Wednesday

Leveraging the Connected Class for Sustainable Competitive Advantage

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Sawubona Advisory Services

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Masterclass

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: Satellite Vs. Streaming - Distribution In Nigeria

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

The Next Wired Generation: Orange Minds and the Future Of Advertising

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by TINK Africa

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Marketing


Feb 25 Wednesday

Using Twitter to Connect Companies, Cultures, and Countries

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Flowers Media Matters

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Marketing


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: So You Are a Social Media Superstar? What Next?!

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Marketing


Feb 25 Wednesday

The Great Mobile Debate

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Mobile West Africa

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Tech


Feb 25 Wednesday

Is Your Social Media Manager Lying to You ?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Edel Technologies

SMW Lagos Executive Suite

Official Event

Masterclass

Business

SMW Lagos Executive Badge pass required


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: The New Deal: Brand + Music

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Media


Feb 25 Wednesday

[Google Hangout] The Purpose-Driven Tweet! Making Social Media Work with @RedMediaAfrica

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by The Discovery Centre

Google Hangout

Independent Event

Google Hangout

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

[Google Hangout] MASTERCLASS: Blogging - From Beginner to Boss!

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Awesomely Luvvie

Google Hangout

Official Event

Google Hangout

Tech


Feb 25 Wednesday

Harnessing the Podcasting Goldmine in Africa

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by CBC EMEA

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Media


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: Touring, The Live Music Business with Roc Nation's Chaka Pilgrim

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

#BBOGMOVEMENT (Bring Back our Girls Movement)

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Hosted by FREEDOM FOUNDATION

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Panel

Humanity


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: Financing the Entertainment Sector & New Revenue Models

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Talk

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

#SMWMusicDay: Triple Threat or Nah? Mobile Platforms, Distribution & The Sharing Economy

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by The BEAT 99.9 FM

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Talk

Business


Feb 25 Wednesday

Digital Radio & the African Listener

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by iGroove Radio

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Multi-format

Culture


Feb 25 Wednesday

Music in Africa presents: a Celebration of 90 years of Nigerian Popular Music.

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by Music in Africa

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Multi-format

Culture


Feb 25 Wednesday

TSTMKRS Africa Beta Launch Party

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Rare Customs (TSTMKRS)

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Party

Tech


Feb 26 Thursday

A4AI Presents: Connecting Africans... Shooting the Experts!

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by The Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI)

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Independent Event

Panel

Tech


Feb 26 Thursday

The Blogger, The Law & The Brand

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by Olorisupergal

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Multi-format

Media


Feb 26 Thursday

How Social Media is Shaping the African E-commerce Landscape

10:00 AM - 10:01 AM

Hosted by MEST Incubator

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

CLOSED


Feb 26 Thursday

Living Healthy & Living Social

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by Sickle Cell Advocacy and Management Initiative (SAMI)

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Independent Event

Panel

Health


Feb 26 Thursday

Social Learning: Leading Change

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by LEAP Africa

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Education


Feb 26 Thursday

#StopVAG: Connecting Voices Against Gender Based Violence

11:00 AM - 12:17 PM

Hosted by HACEY Health Initiative

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Masterclass

Humanity


Feb 26 Thursday

Your Business On Social Media

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by A2W Nigeria

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Workshop

Business


Feb 26 Thursday

MasterClass in Writing & Communications in the Social Mobile Age

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by NewCode

SMW Lagos Executive Suite

Official Event

Masterclass

Media

SMW Lagos Executive Badge pass required


Feb 26 Thursday

Social Media Week Polling

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by NOIPolls

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Education


Feb 26 Thursday

Content Marketing for Creative Entrepreneurs

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by AquaOnline

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Multi-format

Marketing


Feb 26 Thursday

An Entrepreneur's Perspective on a Mobile Africa [Web, Apps and VAS]

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Food, Fun & Business (FFB) Inc.

Landmark Centre - SMW Innovate Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business


Feb 26 Thursday

#SMWNetRightsNG -Towards a Digital Rights and Freedom Bill in Nigeria

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Paradigm Initiative Nigeria

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Multi-format

Tech


Feb 26 Thursday

[Google Hangout] Connecting the Dots: The Creative Class with @ngBritishArts

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by British Council, Lagos

Google Hangout

Independent Event

Panel

Culture


Feb 26 Thursday

[Google Hangout] The African Virtual Pop Club with @ThePopNGoss

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Hosted by Pop 'N' Goss

Google Hangout

Independent Event

Talk

Networking & Parties


Feb 26 Thursday

Asktoks.com presents: Creating a World That Understands Autism With Your Smartphone

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Hosted by asktoks.com

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Multi-format

Health


Feb 26 Thursday

Our Story - Connecting & Teaching Nigerian History with Social Media

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by alli.org

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Independent Event

Masterclass

Education


Feb 26 Thursday

Building Your Property Ladder Through Social Media : 3INVEST

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by 3Invest Limited

Four Points Sheraton

Official Event

Multi-format

Business


Feb 26 Thursday

#NoShame: Using Social Media To Destigmatize Mental Health

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Bassey Ikpi/The Siwe Project

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Education


Feb 26 Thursday

#smwLagosNites: Music & Words, Celebrating Freedom of Speech

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hosted by Enough is Enough Nigeria

Freedom Park

Official Event

Party

Culture


Feb 26 Thursday

#SMWLagosNites: The Power of Networking

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hosted by YAP&E (Young Adult Professionals & Entrepreneurs)

Ginger Tapas n' Grill

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties


Feb 26 Thursday

Lucky Numbers: The Power of Creative Referral Marketing on Social Media.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by The Humber Group Ltd

Landmark Centre - Meeting Rooms

Independent Event

Keynote

Marketing


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWFootball: Nigeria, Super Eagles, Social Media & the Future of Nigerian Football

8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by EkoFootball & Gbamm!

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Culture


Feb 27 Friday

The Power of Data: Re-marketing in an Ever Increasing Content Driven Society

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by Alpha and Jam

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Marketing


Feb 27 Friday

Writers' Workshop: Avoiding Plagiarism In The Digital Age

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hosted by Enterprise Creative

SMW Lagos Executive Suite

Official Event

Panel

Media


Feb 27 Friday

The Art of Connectivity & Retention

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Alexis Consult Nigeria Limited

Stranger

Independent Event

Class

Marketing


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWLagosExplore with PIN! Behind The Scenes

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Paradigm Initiative Nigeria

To Be Announced

Official Event

Showcase

Networking & Parties


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWLagosExplore with PAGA! Transforming Lives: The Story of An African Start-up

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Paga

To Be Announced

Official Event

Multi-format

Business


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWFootball: Connecting Fans: Harnessing The Commercial Potential of Nigerian Football

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by EkoFootball & Gbamm!

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business


Feb 27 Friday

Building a Digital Lifestyle Brand for the next big boom: Africa

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by FaraiMedia

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Masterclass

Media


Feb 27 Friday

#FreelanceFriday SMW Lagos Edition: Taking Your Business Mobile

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Enterprise Creative

SMW Lagos Executive Suite

Official Event

Multi-format

Business

SMW Lagos Campus Admission pass required


Feb 27 Friday

The Art Social

11:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Hosted by The Social Place

To Be Announced

Independent Event

Multi-format

Culture

SOLD OUT


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWFootball: Social Responsibility in Africa: 'The Beautiful Game' Film Screening

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by EkoFootball, Africa10 & Gbamm!

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Other

Media


Feb 27 Friday

The Mentor Magnet: How To Attract Your Dream Mentors Without Chasing After Them

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Hosted by Precepts & Mentors

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Workshop

Education


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWFootball: Bafana Bafana! Social Networks & Culture + South African Football & The 2010 World Cup

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by EkoFootball & Gbamm!

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Masterclass

Marketing


Feb 27 Friday

Where Are the Women? (Examining the Lack of Women Developers in the Nigerian Technology Ecosystem)

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Women’s Technology Empowerment Centre (W.TEC)

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Official Event

Panel

Tech


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWFootball: Ladies First! Social Media & The Future For Women In Football

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Hosted by EkoFootball & Gbamm!

Landmark Centre - SMW Experience Stage

Official Event

Panel

Culture


Feb 27 Friday

African Technology Entrepreneur - 10 Questions to Validate Your Startup!

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Hosted by COSIGN

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Official Event

Panel

Tech


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWLagosNites: PING! PONG! LAGOS!

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hosted by Imaginarium Limited

The Mouse Pad

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Culture


Feb 27 Friday

Complete Sports Nigeria Presents: Evolving- Traditional Media to Print to Web to Mobile & Social Apps

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Complete Communications Limited

Landmark Centre - SMW Masterclass Suite

Independent Event

Talk

Media


Feb 27 Friday

#SMWLagosNites: Film Screening of Hyènes Presented by The Women’s Film Club

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Women's Film Club

Omenka Gallery

Official Event

Showcase

Culture