SMWLDN Sept ’12 Hubs & their Topics
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So, all of our wonderful Hub spaces have been announced, all represented on the above map (which you can view on Google Maps here). But what event topics will be based where? And what events go into a Hub?
The SMWLDN Hub Schedules will be carefully curated to include some of the week’s best events. We’ll be working with sponsors and partners for some events, and other Hub spaces are open for your own inclusion! If you’d like your event to be featured in a Hub, please check out this blog post to find out how to apply.
The SMWLDN Hub Schedules will be announced soon, in the mean time, check out what you can expect to find in each SMWLDN Hub below.
Advertising & Marketing @ Facebook
Facebook’s London HQ is our base for events focused on advertising and marketing events covering the latest insight, case studies and techniques for brands and the agency sector from best practice through to analytics and measurement.
Location: 42 Earlham Street, London, WC2H 9LA (map)
Business & Enterprise @ The Hub Westminster
The Hub Westminster – where social meets business, from social CRM to social innovators – events here will explore the impact on business, governance and the wider impact as the dynamics of social are felt across our society as a whole.
Location: 1st Floor, New Zealand House, 80 Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4TE (map)
Community & Conversation @ ExSoHo House
Social media is revolutionising the relationship between companies and their audience, between governments and their electorate and empowering groups to self-organise. The ExSoHo hub will explore consumer and fan engagement, loyalty, moderation, governance and the dynamics of communities.
Location: Exmouth House, 3 – 11 Pine Street, London, EC1R 0JH (map)
“How To” @ O2 Workshop
‘How to @ O2’ – Handy workshops that’ll take guide you through tried and tested techniques for harnessing the opportunities provided through social media and the social networks. From the basics or a little more advanced, there will be something for everyone.
Location: 229 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7QG (map)
Innovation & Entrepreneurship @ Google Campus
Situated in the heart of London’s start-up powerhouse, TechCity, Google Campus will play host to events focused on innovation & entrepreneurship exploring where start-ups use social, the challenges of big data, sparkly new technology and how social can power entrepreneurship.
Location: 4 – 5 Bonhill Street, London, EC2A 4BX (map)
Media, Mobile & Lifestyle @ Unruly
Unruly’s offices play host to events exploring how the fashion, food, mobile and media industries are using social media, integrating it into their plans for growth and the fundamental shifts that it’s caused within those sectors.
Location: 42-46 Princelet Street, London, E1 5LP (map)
SMWLDN Lounge @ The Social Partners
At The Social Partners, there’ll be the SMWLDN Lounge – a place to recharge batteries, both human and technology-related! Network between events, watch live interviews and catch livestreams of the most popular sessions and interviews with leading industry experts.
Location: 77 Hatton Garden, London, EC1N 8JS (map)
Sport, Entertainment & Culture @ Engine
This hub based at Engine’s London office will explore the worlds of sport, entertainment & culture reviewing the impact of the Olympics from a social media perspective as well as other sports, plus reviews of how social is being used, and affecting TV, film and the arts.
Location: 60 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 7RT (map)
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