If you’re looking to skip the lines at registration, you can pick up your pass early on either Monday April 29 from 11:00am - 6:00pm in the back lobby of the Sheraton.
You do NOT need to print your email confirmation to pick-up your pass. You can pick-up passes on Monday on behalf of other members of your group, but please bring a copy of everyone's photo ID (on phone or printed).
Pass Pick-up Times (be prepared to present a photo ID to our check-in staff)
The Sheraton (Back Lobby) 11:00am - 6:00pm
The Sheraton (Back Lobby) 8:00am – 5:30pm
The Sheraton (Back) Lobby) 8:30am – 5:30pm
The Sheraton (Back Lobby) 8:30am – 4:30pm
SMW New York takes place May 5-7, 2020.
Official events will take place at The Sheraton Hotel starting at 9:15am on Tuesday, May 5. You need a Standard, NextGen or Premium Pass to attend official events at the Sheraton Hotel.
Official programming will take place at the Sheraton Hotel (811 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019) from Tuesday May 5 through Thursday May 7.
The venue will comprise of:
The Sheraton's nearest subway stops are:
Yes, visit the Hotel page which provides more information plus information on how to receive a $65/night rebate to book at the Sheraton Times Square Hotel.
Yes! We have a new app experience that is provided by our Technology Partner, Topi. The app is now available in iOs and Android.
Activate the app experience:
No, every individual that attends official Social Media Week NYC events is required to have his or her own pass. We do not allow multiple individuals to share one pass. There will be attendee check-points and badge monitoring throughout the week.
Sessions will not be live streamed publicly. The sessions can be accessed, both LIVE and On-Demand via SMW Insider. All Standard and Premium Passholders should have received email instructions on how to subscribe to SMW Insider.
All attendees will receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning, along with coffee, and water and snacks throughout the day. There are also fantastic food options close to the Sheraton Times Square Hotel for breakfast and lunch. Premium passholders will receive complimentary catered lunch.
The SMW audience is made up of professionals at the intersection of media, marketing and technology across a range of industries including marketing, advertising, communications, media, publishing, technology and entertainment.
You can view the Agenda here for SMW New York.
Tip: "Bookmark" events on the Agenda page. Bookmarks allow you to easily view and save the events you're most interested in. Just look for the small bookmark icons below each event on the Agenda page, and click to save that event. You can access your list of all bookmarked events from the top of each page on the site by clicking on your bookmark icon.
More than 200 industry leaders will speak at SMW New York. You can view our initial lineup on our speaker page here.
You can follow along and join the conversation online using the official hashtag, #SMWNYC. Use this on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and anywhere else to participate in the conversations and discussions throughout the week.
You can learn more about our official partners here. We'd like to thank each of them for helping make Social Media Week possible, and are proud to be working them this year in New York!
At the moment, our SMW Scholarship Program for students and non-profits is closed. If you're still looking to purchase a pass, you can visit the SMW New York pass options page for the most up to date rates. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for any available non-profit discounts.
There is not a formal coat check at the conference. If you are a Sheraton hotel guest there is a coat check in the lobby reserved only for hotel guests that is available to you. For SMW pass holders that are not hotel guests, there will be various coat racks place throughout the conference space to hang your coat while you watch sessions.