First Batch of Tickets Released for Social Media Week London Events

Tickets by Brendan Riley

Save the date: 7th-11th Feb 2011. In less than four weeks London joins New York, San Francisco, Rome, Paris, Toronto, Sao Paulo, Hong Kong and Istanbul for Social Media Week 2011.

Over 500 tickets have been have booked already, but there's still time to grab yours. Keep an eye on the schedule as events are being added every day, we're expecting over 70, double last year's total.

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors and event partners the majority of the events throughout the week are free-to-attend. Space is limited and will book up quickly, so it's best to keep a beady eye on the Social Media Week London schedule, follow @smwldn, Like us on Facebook or if you're feeling a little more old school, there's also the Social Media Week London email newsletter.

The first batch of tickets are now available through the website, peruse the schedule and sign-up now. Many of the event organisers are releasing tickets in batches, so if you miss out this time, keep your eyes peeled for more tickets. And of course, there's more events being added all the time.

The SMW London schedule is your ultimate guide. All of the event organisers, will be adding their events here. For those liking their calendars as feeds, there's also an iCal feed and a Google Calendar.

What's On?

In short, heaps of different events: Breakfast Briefings; Seminars: Networking events; Workshops, Huddles Unconferences; Agency Open Houses; an Ideas Pop-up Shop and of course, an exciting closing 'do'.

Here's a few tasty morsels to whet your appetite:

Breakfast briefings:

Start the day with some of London’s leading social media practitioners for a spot of breakfast and some tasty insight:


Networking events:

The core of Social Media Week’s mission is to bring people together, and it wouldn’t be complete without a plethora of networking opportunities, including:

Workshops, huddles and unconferences:

The learning never stops with dozens of panel sessions, get-togethers, presentations, clinics and more:

Open Houses and pop-up shops:

Organisations across the capital are throwing open their doors, or event setting up temporary shop to share advice, get feedback and join the global conversation, including:

  • Volunteers from Ogilvy Group UK are offering free advertising and marketing advice and ideas to small businesses, charities, arts and community groups and entrepreneurs at a secret pop-up shop (location to be revealed soon) in Central London.
  • London’s leading agencies including 1000headsPrecedent and We Are Social, are opening up their offices for you to learn more about Social Media and how they might be able to help you.

Don't forget to keep an eye on @smwldn on Twitter or the Social Media Week London Facebook page for regular updates.

Photo (cc) Brendan Riley.

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Next Social Media Week Series - Feb & Sep

The next series of events takes place Sep 19-23 in Beirut, Berlin, Bogota, Buenos Aires, Chicago, Glasgow, Los Angeles, Milan, Moscow, Rio de Janerio, Sao Paulo and Vancouver.

The following set of events will take place mid-Feb (dates, tbc) including Social Media Week London and New York, with around 12-14 other cities taking part. Keep your eyes peeled on the Social Media Week website or sign-up for our newsletter.

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