Social Media Week Lagos is a week long conference that provides the ideas, trends, insights and inspiration to help people and businesses understand how to achieve more in a hyper-connected world. The event features a central stage for keynotes and panels, multiple rooms for workshops, masterclasses and presentations, and an area dedicated to co-working, networking and interactive installations. This platform helps people and organizations connect through collaboration, learning and the sharing of ideas and information and is significant because it brings together thought leaders, key stakeholders and the public to explore issues that are important for the modern world. SMW Lagos is the largest, tech, new media and business conference on the continent of Africa. Annually over 7,000 people participate in the conference which garners hundreds of press mentions and thousands of people viewing SMW Lagos content via the internet.
The only event of its kind, Social Media Week Lagos is a world class conference with Africa’s brightest minds that is free and open to the public. With attendees from across Africa and around the world, SMW Lagos explores a wide range of topics including education, business, entertainment, technology, art, banking and politics.
In partnership with event partners SMWL hosts hundreds of events throughout Lagos over the course of one week. Start-ups, agencies, and individuals with great ideas convene with the world’s foremost experts, iconic brands and leading thinkers to share their ideas and inspiration with a global audience of hyper-connected influencers.
The Social Media Week network, throughout the year regularly publish original and third-party white-papers, research and reports on trends in emerging technology and social media.
With contributors all over the continent, the blog covers emerging trends, entertainment, opinion pieces and interviews with leading influencers across the diaspora.
From workshops, interactive lectures and masterclasses, the educational programming provides professionals with the latest in trends, best practices and industry case studies.
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A platform for some of the worlds greatest brands to provide creative, strategy and execution, video production, original content, product and brand integration, campaign launches, experiential design and community management.