Monday, April 05, 2010

Upcoming Social Media Conferences for 2010

Recently I was doing some research putting together a list of upcoming social media conferences, and since so many of you are looking for the same information, I thought I'd share my list with you here. I'll keep this updated as I find/hear about new conferences, and if you know of a social media conference that's coming up, please leave a comment so I can add it to the list!

Arizona -
Oct 17-20 BOLO 2010 - Scottsdale, AZ

California -
April 19+ Emerging Communications (eComm) America - Burlingame, CA

April 20-23 NewComm Forum 2010 San Mateo, CA

April 22–23 Forrester’s Marketing Forum 2010 Los Angeles, CA

April 27 Social Business - Mountain View, CA

April 30+ Wisdom 2.0 Conference Mountain View, CA

May 28+ Lightning in a Bottle Irvine, CA

June 9-11 Social Media Summit @ Cisco Headquarters - San Jose, CA

June 14-15 Agency Side - San Diego, CA:

June 16-18 Social Media Conference - Beverly Hills, CA

Florida -
May 03 2010 Search & Social Spring Summit Tampa, FL

Illinois -
April 28 Social Media Bootcamp - Chicago, IL

April 30-May 2 SOBCon - Chicago, IL

May 12-13 Employee Engagement, Social Media and HR 2010 - Chicago, IL

May 14-17 The 2010 NARM Music Business Convention - Chicago, IL

Kansas -
April 29-30 The Free State Social - Lawrence KS

June 4-6 Small Business Social Media Summit - Hutchinson, KS

Massachusetts -
April 8 Social Media Marketing (SMM) | Central Massachusetts
- Natick, MA

May 3 Social Media & Community 2.0 Strategies - Boston, MA:

May 4-5 MarketingProfs B2B Forum - Boston, MA

Michigan -
April 16-17 FutureMidwest Royal Oak, MI

Missouri -
April 19 Social Fresh - St. Louis, MO

Nevada -
July 16-17 Versus Conference - Las Vegas, NV

October 14-16 Blog World Expo - Las Vegas, NV

New York -
April 17 Seven on Seven - New York, NY

July 26-28 Strategic Social Media for Healthcare - NYC

December 8-10 Sm@rt Social Media - Reno, NV

North Carolina -
May 17-19 Search Exchange - Charlotte, NC

Pennsylvania -
May 25 Social Media Plus - Philadelphia, PA

Tennessee -
August 13 At Big South Social Media Summit - Nashville, TN:

Texas -
Sept. 16-17 Social Media Optimization Summit - Dallas, TX

Washington -
June 8-9 Search Marketing Expo – SMX Advanced Seattle - Seattle, WA:

Wisconsin -
May 13-15 unGeeked Elite - Milwaukee, WI:

Online -
May 4-25 Social Media Success Summit 2010


Beth Robeson said...

Don't forget the Cincinnati Digital Hub Non-Conference September 23-25th. Great speakers, great networking and incredible music!

Deb Brown said...

Thank you for mentioning the Small Business Social Media Summit. We've intentionally made it affordable, easy to drive to and designed to get small businesses a social media plan. Thanks again.

Mack Collier said...

Beth do you have a link for that event?

DaveMurr said...

Mack, thank you for breaking the conferences out by state. Also thank you for including our conference FutureMidwest in your list.

Abby Lombardi said...

IQPC's Strategic Social Media for Healthcare Summit will be July 26-28, 2010 in New York, NY. The event website is

katebuckjr said...

Thanks for asking, Mack! We just announced Versus Conference in Las Vegas, July 16-17

More info &

Mack Collier said...

Thanks Beth, Abby and Kate, added yours in!

Mike Stelzner said...

Mack - Thanks for mentioning Social Media Success Summit - Mike

Whitney said...

Thanks for listing the Free State Social! We're looking forward to late April!

Unknown said...

Dallas also has Open Camp coming up in August!

KPO India said...

Thanks for sharing these details. The fact that many conferences are being held only goes to show that social media is a huge business today and it will be in the coming years.

Adele said...

Hey Mack! Just wanted to let you know about my company GasPedal's conferences May 5 BlogWell Seattle ( and July 20 Supergenius New York ( Thanks for sharing your list!

Lisa Parker said...

#recruitcamp seminars are now being offered nationwide. The events can be found on the website, the confirmed events at this time are:
July 22nd - Virginia Beach, VA
August 26th - Hilton Garden Inn Convention Center, Nashville, TN
September 16th - Georgia World Conference Center - Atlanta, GA

#recruitcamp is a regional event designed to bring recruiters and recruiting leaders together to meet their peers, network, and learn what is hype and what is real as it relates to recruitment strategy, social media, and technology.