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This is where we will include up-to-date details you need to know as an attendee at Social Media Marketing World, including networking opportunities, venue details and more.
Important Timely Updates:
Schedule added to Agenda page: The full schedule is now listed on the agenda page here. NOTE: You do not need to RSVP for sessions. Just go to the ones that seem of interest.
Thursday Lunch Table Talks: Table Talks give you the opportunity to have an in-depth conversation on one of ten hot topics, from blogging and video marketing to lead generation and trends. Click for details.
Friday Lunch Interest Group Meetups: This gives you the opportunity to have an in-depth conversation with others who share one of nine interests, from social media consulting and social media in higher education to video and B2B. Click here for details.
Stop By Our Facebook Event Page
Stop by our Facebook event page and write on the wall, network with peers or post pictures of you and fellow presenters.
Join our Exclusive LinkedIn Networking Group
Start connecting with fellow attendees now. Find people you want to meet in person and ask questions. This is a place to start doing your pre-event networking. Join the SMMW15 private LinkedIn group here. COMING SOON
For those of you on Twitter, here is some information for you:
Hash Tag: #SMMW15 (Use this in all of your tweets, Instagram photos, Facebook updates and more!)
Twitter Chats: Signin to TChat.io using your Twitter account. Use the #SMMW15 hash tag to have chats with fellow Twitter folks attending the summit (kinda like a chat room).
Twitter Speaker List: COMING SOON
Tweet Your Favorite Presenters: Click on the names of your favorite presenters to tweet them that you’re looking forward to meeting them at Social Media Marketing World. COMING SOON
Articles to Help You Prepare:
- 5 Questions to Ask Yourself as You Prepare for Social Media Marketing World
- 10 Mobile Apps No Conference Attendee Should Be Without
- How to Build Powerful In-Person Networks from Your Social Contacts
- 6 Ways to Maximize Your Event Networking
- 9 Things To Do Before, During and After Social Media Marketing World
Bizzabo: To make the most of Social Media Marketing World, we encourage you to download our event app for easy access to the agenda, speakers and the ability to network with other attendees.
From your computer or tablet, visit: https://events.bizzabo.com/smmw15
From your mobile iOS or Android:
1) Download Bizzabo
2) Search for: SMMW15
3) Click ‘Join’
LinkedIn app: For networking and discussion, we also suggest you install the LinkedIn app and participate in our group (scroll up for details)
Also, we’ve made our website mobile friendly so you can easily view the agenda and attendee information page on your phone.
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, located at 1 Market Place, San Diego, CA 92101, phone is (619) 232-1234.
Parking at the Manchester Grand Hyatt is currently $36.00 per day for valet and $26.00 per day for self-parking. In/out privileges are included in self- and valet parking rates for hotel guests only.
You can also park at the convention center (a short walking distance).
- The daily rate is $15. Parking rates may range from $15 to $25 on days when there is special event activity at PETCO Park or other downtown events.
- Payment is due upon entry and there are no in and out privileges.
- No overnight or RV parking is permitted.
Registration Check-In Hours
Wednesday, March 25 from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, March 26 from 6:00 am – 8:00 am
Registration will be on the second floor in the foyer
You will receive your name badge at registration which gives you access to all the events.
Don’t like waiting in lines? Make sure your user profile is up-to-date so you can speed through the line at registration. Simply click here and login.
Opening Keynote and Sessions
Social Media Marketing World sessions will begin Thursday March 26 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego.
- 6am to 8am: Check-in
- 7am: Continental breakfast, coffee and networking
- 8am: Opening keynote
Conference Content: You will be welcome to attend any session of interest and pick and choose at leisure throughout the conference. Advance registration for sessions is not required.
Session Tracks: We have four tracks (Social Tactics, Social Strategy, Community Management and Business-Building & Content Marketing) that cover general sectors of our industry. These tracks may help you if you want to focus on one specific area. But you may jump from track to track should you please.
Session Topics: Within each Track are many Session Topics. Plan ahead to get the most out of this conference. You get to choose what ever topic interests you at any given moment throughout the conference. Sessions may fill up fast, so please be punctual and organized in order to maximize your experience at the conference. Advance planning will help! Here’s a helpful schedule matrix that might make your planning easier (coming in March).
Networking Survey: Please answer a few questions that will help us maximize your networking experience. COMING SOON
All other questions (registration, travel, etc.): Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1 858.413.7488 and either our team will help you out.