5 NEW Things For #SMWNYC 2015

Whether you’re a Social Media Week veteran, or a 2015 first-timer, we have some exciting new things planned for SMW NYC.

If you haven’t already, get your pass now before prices go up tonight at midnight (Friday Feb 20).

1. Reserve a seat without waiting in line.

With our new state-of-the-art check-in system from Gramercy Tech, you can secure your spot with a swipe of your pass, up to one hour before the session starts.  While you wait, get some work done in our expanded co-working lounge, check out the installations, or grab a bite to eat!

2. “Be Another” person with Oculus Rift.

See what it’s like to virtually walk in someone else’s shoes when two participants use two Oculus displays simultaneously to swap point of view.  At our “Be Another” interactive installation.  Watch an example here.

3. Free coffee, courtesy of Shocase and Corso Coffee.

Just stop by the Media Lounge, sponsored by Shocase and sign up (free) for Shocase – The Marketing’s Professional Network.  You’ll be drinking delicious Corso Coffee gratis all week, and one lucky winner who signs up will be chosen to win an iPad. You can also sign up for Shocase in advance here.

4. Beam Robots

Get a glimpse at what the office of the future could look like. Suitable Technologies BeamPro robots will be roaming the exhibition floor. Check them out here.

5. Express pass pickup for Insider Passes and new entrance on 14th St.

Don’t forget the entrance to Highline Stages is now on 441 W. 14th Street (last year it was on W. 15th Street)!  Insider Passholders get a new VIP express line to pick up their passes.  Click here for more info on the venue and pass pickup.

We’ll see you at Social Media Week!

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