“Social Media Week is a real-world manifestation of some of the best that new technology has to offer – ideas, strategies and insights shared by the people who are shaping the future.” Ellen McGirt, Senior Writer, Fast Company
SMW is a worldwide event taking place 18 cities throughout 2016 and a publishing platform that shares insights into how social media and technology are changing business, society and culture around the world.
In 2016 we will explore our global theme: The Invisible Hand: Hidden Forces of Technology (and How We Can Harness it for Good). Read more.
WHAT IS SMW NEW YORK?
Social Media Week New York, now in its 8th year, brings together thousands of professionals in marketing, media and technology. With participation from many of New York’s finest organizations, including Ogilvy, Starcom MediaVest, MRY, Forbes, Mashable, The New York Times, The Economist, GE, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify and many more.
WHERE IS IT TAKING PLACE?
In 2016, we are hosting the official programming at The TimesCenter and SVA Theatre. Each venue can accommodate more than 600 seated attendees, with ample space for participants to engage with the content, network with other attendees or take advantage of the co-working space and lounges. To access the official events, you must have a Campus or Insider Pass. You can purchase your pass here.
WHERE SHOULD I STAY?
If you’re traveling from outside of New York or the US, our Official Hotel Partner, YOTEL New York at Times Square West, has an exclusive offer for #SMWNYC attendees. Learn more here.
WHO WILL BE ATTENDING?
The SMW audience is made up of senior marketers, founders, entrepreneurs, influencers & digitally connected consumers across a range of industries including marketing, advertising, communications, media, publishing, technology, arts and entertainment.
WHY SHOULD I ATTEND?
- Data & analytics
- Paid media
- Content marketing
- Mobile messaging
- Virtual reality
- Growth marketing