Meeting your fellow attendees, speakers and exhibitors is a big part of the value of attending SMX West. Check out these networking activities for All Access and Networking pass attendees. The SMX Code of Conduct will be observed at all official events.
SMX Advanced Seattle Meet & Greet
Monday, June 1 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Start your SMX Advanced experience off right! Arrive early and join us on the Bell Harbor’s Rooftop Plaza for an informal evening reception with fellow attendees, speakers and invited guests. Networking Pass holders welcome.
Janes of Digital
Monday, June 1 – 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Birds-Of-A-Feather Networking Lunch Tables
Tuesday, June 2 & Wednesday, June 3
There are two ways to get more out of lunch at SMX than just hot meals! All lunches are included for SMX Advanced All Access pass holders. You’re certain to sit with knowledgeable and engaging people.
Like the experience to be a little more structured? Sign up for a Birds-Of-A-Feather table. These are great opportunities to continue the conversation with others who share your interests. We’ll post the schedule and topics of discussion for the tables in early May.
Expo Hall Reception
Tuesday, June 2 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm
The SMX Expo Hall Reception is the most fun you can have in an Expo hall. Join us to talk, relax, have a drink and snacks while you visit with all of the market leading solutions providers in the Expo Hall. See the full list here. Networking pass holders welcome.
Janes of Digital
A celebration of women in search and digital
Wednesday, June 11 – 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Janes of Digital is a gathering for women who work in the search and digital space and want to support and encourage each other with a cocktail in hand.
During this special event, we’ll hold an enlightening discussion featuring a panel of successful women in search and digital. Topics will include: creating a culture of equality and diversity in the industry and within the workplace, encouraging ongoing professional development for female employees, fostering mentor relationships, along with other topics related to life/work balance.
Discussion leader: Michelle Robbins, VP of Technology, Third Door Media
- Maria Corcoran, WW Search Marketing Media Manager, Adobe Systems
- Erynn Petersen, Executive Director, Outercurve
- Rae Hoffman, CEO, Pushfire
- Mira Lane, UX Architect, Information and Content Experiences, Microsoft
Janes of Digital will take place at the Seattle Aquarium, before the SMX After Dark Party. Space is limited so please arrive early – seating is first come, first serve! The event will start at 7:30pm, and the discussion panel will kick off at 8:00pm. Hosted by Bing, Janes of Digital is open to networking pass holders.
SMX After Dark
Tuesday, June 2 – 9:00pm to 11:00pm
Join us for SMX After Dark at the Seattle Aquarium. There’ll be music, drinks, munchies, and great conversations while watching more than 800 fish swimming nearby. The Aquarium is located at 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, just a short walk from the Bell Harbor. Please bring your badge to get in. Networking Pass holders welcome.
Closing Night Bash
Wednesday, June 3 – 6:00pm to 11:00pm
End your SMX conference with a bang and join us at the Garage (1130 Broadway, Seattle, 98122) for the Closing Night Party sponsored by Moz. The party will include billiards, bowling, drinks, food and fellow attendees. Bring your badge to get in.
Network Online Before and During SMX Advanced 2015
The resources on this page will help you connect with others who have similar interests or work areas before you come to the show, so that you can have a successful conference network experience when you arrive. Check out these tools and ways you can share blog posts, photos and videos.
Online Social Networking & Show Updates
Registered with an All Access pass? Join the official SMX Advanced event group. This SMX Advanced All Access attendee only Facebook group will allow you to easily interact with others before, during and after the show. When you register for the show, you’ll receive the link to request to join, and we’ll approve your request as quickly as possible!
As a new member, please add yourself to the SMX Advanced All Access attendee document within the group. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in this is a collaborative group with discussions, questions and show announcements.