ABOUT
SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK (SMW)

It’s no secret that Fairfax County and the Metro DC region is thriving in the world of startups and technology, which makes this the perfect time to bring Social Media Week Independent to the DMV.

Social Media Week Independent (SMWi) is a leading news platform that curates and shares the best ideas, innovations and insight into how social media and technology are changing business, society & culture worldwide. The SMW community consists of senior marketers, founders, entrepreneurs, influencers and digitally connected consumers who thrive in the hyper-connected world and push the boundaries of the status quo.

Presented by Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, this one-day event promises to provoke rigorous discussion and debate on the changes in human connectivity through engaging, entertaining, educational and diverse content and experiences.

WHO IS THE GLOBAL SMWI
AUDIENCE

With a passion for emerging technology, mobile and social media, Social Media Week & Social Media Week Independent attendees always strive to understand and share what’s next. Our audience is made up of:

  • C-Level executives
  • Mid-senior level marketing executives
  • Digitally focused enterprise professionals
  • Technology entrepreneurs and founders
  • Media and publishing executives
  • Bloggers and social media influencers.

Represented businesses span many industries (e.g. finance, telecommunications, consumer goods and tech) and range from small and medium-sized to the world’s largest and most high profile brands.