Next Conference: June 8-12, 2015



Los Angeles Schedule



Sep 21 Sunday

Envisioning Santa Monica Airport As A Park (Bike Ride)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Airport2Park.org

Santa Monica Airport (SMO)

Independent Event

Other

Humanity

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Workshop: Search and Social

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Magenta Agency

ROC Santa Monica

Independent Event

Workshop

Marketing

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Building A 'Fan Brand:' Driving Loyalty on Social and Beyond

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Hosted by Blue State Digital

ROC Santa Monica

Independent Event

Panel

Media

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

SMWLA Social 25 VIP Party (Insider Pass Only)

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA + What's Trending + Tubefilter

Secret Location

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 22 Monday

Social Media Speakeasy: Monday

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Hosted by Instabrand

Secret Location

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Networking Breakfast: Tuesday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Mo Money? No Problem! How Easy Access To Capital Is Disrupting Traditional Finance 

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With The Gabbie Show

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Content, Community, & Commerce: A Discussion with the Co-founder of Thrillist Media Group Adam Rich

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Thrillist

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Why UX Time Is Now

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Velvet Hammer

Shore Hotel Santa Monica

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Masterclass: YouTube 101

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Tubefilter

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

From Headlines to #Hashtags: How Social Media is Transforming Mainstream News Coverage

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Social Media Club, Los Angeles (SMC-LA) and Public Relations Society of America, Los Angeles Chapter (PRSA-LA)

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With Chad Jaxon Perez

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Masterclass: Think Outside the Square! How to Build a Spectacular Presence on Vine and Instagram

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Unbound Authors: How Anna Todd Leveraged One Direction Fan Fiction on Wattpad to Launch A Booming Writing Career

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Wattpad

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Igniting a Movement: The Real Story Behind the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Viacom

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Health

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Socialize and Monetize Through The Revolution of Social Networthing

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Sqeeqee

General Assembly LA (2nd St. Location)

Independent Event

Talk

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With Chad Jaxon Perez

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Masterclass: How To Make Art With A Camera Phone—Mobile Photography Tips From A Pro

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Cast and Crew Call

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Beyond the Like: Debunking Social Media 'Slacktivism'

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Viacom

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

'Beyond' the MCN: How Endemol Is Building a One-Of-A Kind Premium Channel Network

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Endemol Beyond

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

How Crowdfunding Can Help Your Startup Blast Off (+ RocketSkates Demo!)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by RocketSkates

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media Week Los Angeles 2014 • Official Opening Reception

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

DROUGHT! Leveraging Social Communities To Solve CA’s Big Problem

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hosted by DIG DEEP / Lucid.

General Assembly LA (Broadway Location)

Independent Event

Multi-format

Humanity

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Media Temple’s Table Tennis Invitational

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hosted by Media Temple

Golden Road Brewery

Independent Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Building Your Game Community through Social Media

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Hosted by IGDA Los Angeles

Art Institute Santa Monica

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 23 Tuesday

Social Media Speakeasy: Tuesday

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Hosted by Instabrand

Secret Location

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Networking Breakfast: Wednesday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

It's Alive! How Social Media Electrifies Live Television Events

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Spredfast

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Masterclass: Getting ROI from Social Campaigns

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Tint

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with JadeButter

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Audience Is Power: How Influencers Are Changing Brand Marketing on YouTube and Beyond

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by The Nive Nulls

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Masterclass: Media Training—How to be a Great Spokesperson

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Allison + Partners

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

From HALO To Helper: Meet Microsoft's Cortana, The Present And The Future's Digital Assistant

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Tech

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Midas Touch: How To Turn Social Influence Into Solid Gold

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Tubefilter

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with Andrew Jive

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Working From Home: Trisha Hershberger Shows You How To Shoot

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Work From Home Studio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

From Social Stars to Superstars: Latinos on the Rise with MiTú's Beatriz Acevedo

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Hosted by MiTú

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Masterclass: The Ten YouTube Commandments

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Frederator

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Metro Moves Forward - Engaging Customers Of Public Transportation In LA

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Los Angeles Union Station (Fred Harvey Room)

Independent Event

Talk

Tech

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Toby Turner Talks Staying Positive In A Land of Trolls

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Keepin' It Local: Building a National Market One Community at a Time

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With Melvin Gregg

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Viral is a Result, Not a Strategy: Why Brands Should Aim to Make Useful Content, Not the Next "Grumpy Cat"

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Working From Home: Jason Okuma Shows You How to Run Your Business

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Work From Home Studio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Masterclass: How To Become A Full-Time YouTuber

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by The Nive Nulls

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Collaborative Filmmaking: Platforms For Filmmakers And Developing Your Film Idea

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Juntobox Films

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Microsoft One Studio: Using Camera Phones To Inspire Creativity

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Demo

Media

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Networking Happy Hour Presented by Media Temple

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Media Temple

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Innovation Expo @ M&C Saatchi SHARE

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by M&C Saatchi SHARE

M&C Saatchi Los Angeles

Official Event

Other

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

The Gamification of Transportation: How Mobile Apps and Social Media Incentives Change The Way We Travel

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Maker City LA and Consensus Inc.

Maker City LA

Independent Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Microsoft VIP Influencer Dinner (Invite Only)

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

Secret Location

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

LA Startups and Digital Strategy: Who's Here, Who Rocks, and What's Next?

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Hosted by M Collaborative + NationBuilder

NationBuilder

Independent Event

Multi-format

Business

3rd Party Registration

Closed


Sep 24 Wednesday

Social Media Speakeasy: Wednesday

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Hosted by Instabrand

Secret Location

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Networking Breakfast: Thursday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Masterclass: From War Room to News Room—How to Supercharge Your Social Media Practice

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Let's Get Larry King Trending on Vine!

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Hosted by Ora TV + Collab

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Other

Culture

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with Andrew Jive

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Growing Up Social: A Conversation with HelloGiggles

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by HelloGiggles

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Culture

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Masterclass: Content Creators Guide to Clearance and Copyright

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Know Your Audience, Your Content, and Your Key Metrics: How to Create a Truly Social Business

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Socialbakers

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Talk

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Film On The Go: Making Awesome Movies With Mobile

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Tech

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With Melvin Gregg

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

All is Fair In Love and Web: A Discussion on Fair Use and Social Media

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Jukin Media

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Media

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Masterclass: Get Loud! Six Rules of Social Disruption Presented by Microsoft

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Masterclass: Going Viral—A Roadmap for Social Sharability

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Jukin Media

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

How Big Data is Sparking Gaming Innovation: A Microsoft and DreamWorks Collaboration

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Humanity

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Microsoft One Studio: Productivity Tips to Manage Your Inbox, Cut Through the Clutter and Stay Efficient

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with JadeButter

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Can't We All Just Get Along? Brokering Peace between YouTube Influencers, Targeted YouTube Media, and Traditional Advertising

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Channel Factory

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Microsoft App Crawl

4:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

To Be Announced

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Wearable Technology: Redefining the Future of Fashion

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Tech

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Social Farm-To-Kitchen: How Tech Is Changing The Way We Eat

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Hosted by Sidechef

General Assembly LA (2nd St. Location)

Independent Event

Class

Health

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

What Engineer Are You Wearing? Wearable Tech Happy Hour

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Divas & Digital: How to Market to Women Entrepreneurs for Any Business

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted by OfficeSlice

OfficeSlice

Independent Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

TZ Tech Crawl | Social Media Week LA Edition

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hosted by TechZulu

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Other

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

From Story Telling to Story Selling: Why Creating Content From the Heart Sets You Apart

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Jaclyn Mullen Media

Opodz

Independent Event

Panel

Marketing

Closed


Sep 25 Thursday

Social Media Speakeasy: Thursday

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Hosted by Instabrand

Secret Location

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Networking Breakfast: Friday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

The Dakar Media Academy

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by Dakar Foundation

Compton Unified School District, Channel 26 Studio

Independent Event

Class

Education

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Fox Sports: The Fighter & The Kid LIVE!

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hosted by Fox Sports

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Talk

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with JadeButter

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Travel In The Age of Social

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Masterclass: Organic Reach Is Dead—Learn How To Pay To Play Like A Pro

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Magenta Agency

SMWLA HQ - Masterclass Room @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn Stop Motion with Andrew Jive

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

How Transmedia Will Transform The City Of Compton

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Dakar Foundation

Compton Unified School District, Channel 26 Studio

Independent Event

Class

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Behind the Scenes: Social Strategies from Master Brand Storytellers

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Tumblr

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Working From Home: Monica Olivas Teaches You How to Blog On The Run

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - Work From Home Studio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Beauty Bosses and Fashion Founders: What Does It Takes To Survive?

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hosted by Magenta Agency

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Panel

Business

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Microsoft One Studio: Learn How To Make Awesome & Hilarious Vines With The Gabbie Show

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by Microsoft

SMWLA HQ - OneStudio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Class

Culture

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Why We 'Like': What Humans Can Teach Brands

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by theAudience

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Keynote

Media

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

The Vine Workshop For Brands And Creators!

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted by Collab Creators

SMWLA HQ - Main Stage @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Workshop

Media

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Networking Happy Hour with Collab

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hosted by Collab

SMWLA HQ - Lobby @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Official SMWLA Closing Party

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hosted by SMWLA

SMWLA HQ - Work From Home Studio @ The Broad Stage

Official Event

Party

Networking & Parties

Closed


Sep 26 Friday

Social Media Speakeasy: Friday

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Hosted by Instabrand

Secret Location

Official Event

Networking Mixer

Networking & Parties

Closed