Take in rich sessions and network with the world’s top social media marketers
Imagine this: A conference that offers outstanding content infused with a truly social experience.
In a few words, that explains Social Media Marketing World.
You’ll experience a unique event that brings you carefully recruited experts who live and breathe social media marketing every day. Only the best.
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You’ll enjoy extensive networking opportunities—from dedicated networking in our Networking Plaza to our opening-night networking party aboard an aircraft carrier.
You get it all with your ticket to Social Media Marketing World!
Amazing Content to Inspire You
You’ll choose from 120+ expert-led sessions and workshops in multiple social media marketing and content tracks (you get access to all):
Workshops: Other events charge extra for workshops. Not us! You’ll take in 90-minute workshops focused on content creation and business development at no added cost. You’ll refine your written, spoken, visual and video skills and pick up ideas to take your business to the next level. We’ve also included a workshop on networking so you can make the most of your networking opportunities.
Social Tactics Tracks: Find out the best and newest ways to market your business with social media. Pick up actionable tips to improve your marketing with Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat and visual marketing.
Creator Series: See how successful bloggers, live video producers, podcasters, vloggers and YouTubers build and maintain content that their fans love to share. With 40 sessions dedicated to content creators, you’ll be sure to find actionable tips on topics such as Facebook Live, Periscope, video production, audio recording, WordPress and much more.
Social Strategy Track: Discover new strategies that will draw ideal customers to your business. You’ll soak in sessions on social strategy, the psychology of social media and more.
Content Marketing Track: You’ll discover how to leverage content to sell, how to move people to action and tips for creating content that grows your business.
Measurement Track: Discover how leading experts track, measure and analyze what really works with social media. You’ll finally be able to prove your social activities are working and find better ways to measure and calculate ROI!
Corporate Social Track: Pick up actionable ways to deal with crisis management, influencer marketing and employee advocacy. You’ll understand how your peers manage the unique demands of the corporate world while pushing the envelope with social media marketing.
Social Customer Service Track: Learn how other companies are maximizing their social customer service teams to be their best marketing assets. You’ll discover how to turn haters into fans and how to identify and train employees to provide outstanding social care.
Can’t make all the Social Media Marketing World sessions you want to?
What if you could catch ALL 120+ keynotes, conference sessions and workshops at your convenience—without the need to replicate yourself? The good news is now you can!
As an attendee, you’ll get full access to the recordings of EVERY session and workshop. Yes, every keynote, all the panels and each great session will be at your fingertips to study after the conference.
Other conferences try to upsell recordings to attendees. Not us! You get them all at no added cost with your conference ticket.
You’ll have 12-month access to online recordings of everything. You can watch playbacks from your computer, tablet or smartphone at your leisure.
Schedule at a Glance
Here’s an overview of the 2017 schedule (note: all times are Pacific Daylight Time):
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
- 10am to 8pm: Early check-in (workshops only from 10am-12pm)
- 12pm to 5:30pm: Workshops (these pre-event workshops are included with your ticket price and are available on a first come, first served basis)
- 7pm to 11pm: Opening-night Networking Party on the USS Midway aircraft carrier
Thursday, March 23, 2017
- 6am: Power networking walk
- 7am to 8am: Check-in
- 7am to 8am: Coffee, muffins and networking
- 8am: Event kickoff and keynote
- 9:15am: Networking and refreshments
- 10:30am to 12:15pm: Track sessions
- 12:15pm to 2pm: Lunch and networking
- 1:00pm to 2:45pm: Workshops
- 2:00pm to 4:55pm: Track sessions
- 5:15pm: Keynote
- 6:30pm: Evening break
- 8:30pm to 11:30pm: Networking Party (Details TBD)
Friday, March 24, 2017
- 6am: Power networking walk
- 7:00am to 8:30am: Continental breakfast and networking
- 8:30am: Keynote
- 9:30am: Networking and refreshments
- 10:15am to 12pm: Track sessions
- 12pm to 1:30pm: Lunch and networking
- 12:45 to 2:15pm: Workshops
- 1:30pm to 4:25pm: Track sessions
- 4:45pm: Keynote
- 6pm: Event ends
Session and Workshop Overview
Below you’ll find 17 different session themes containing 120 sessions, plus more than 20 workshops you’ll have access to at Social Media Marketing World 2017.
Scan through the list. We’ve recruited the world’s top experts to bring you original content. You get them all!
KEYNOTE: Social Media Marketing in 2017: What the Newest Research Reveals
Social Tactics: Facebook
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on Facebook marketing.
Social Tactics: Instagram
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 6 sessions we will have focused on Instagram marketing.
Sue B. Zimmerman
Instagram Business Profiles
Social Tactics: LinkedIn
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on LinkedIn marketing.
LinkedIn Company Pages
Viveka von Rosen
Social Tactics: Twitter
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on Twitter marketing.
Twitter Organic Promotion
Ian Anderson Gray
Social Tactics: Snapchat
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on Snapchat marketing.
Social Tactics: Pinterest
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 4 sessions we will have focused on Pinterest marketing.
Pinterest Traffic Generation
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 2 sessions we will have focused on visual marketing.
Creator Series: YouTube and Video
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on YouTube and video creation.
YouTube Channel Growth
YouTube Channel Growth
YouTube Search Optimization
Creator Series: Blogging
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on blogging.
Future of Blogs
Blog Content Creation
Promoting Blog Content
Repurposing Blog Content
Blog Content Creation
Creator Series: Live Video
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on live video.
Future of Live Video
Monetizing Live Video
Creator Series: Podcasting
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on podcasting.
Starting a Podcast
John Lee Dumas
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on social strategy.
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on content marketing.
Content Revenue Generation
Content Business Growth
Content Creation Strategy
Measurement and Analytics
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 6 sessions we will have focused on measuring and analyzing social media.
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 10 sessions we will have focused on social media challenges faced by larger businesses.
Social Customer Service
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 5 sessions we will have focused on servicing customers with social media.
Customer Brand Advocates
Social Care Programs
Below you’ll find a sampling of the 20+ 90-minute workshops focused on content creation, business building, agency growth and more, included with your ticket.
Storytelling for Business
How to Write Copy that Sells
Building a Mastermind Group
Networking for Introverts
Mike “Ambassador” Bruny