New York, NY: Sept. 29 - Oct. 1, 2015

Jacob Javits Convention Center

Networking At SMX East 2015

Meeting your fellow attendees, speakers and exhibitors is a big part of the value of attending SMX East. Check out these networking activities for All Access and Networking pass attendees. Those with listings that include the logo are open to Expo+ pass holders. Please read the SMX Code of Conduct which is observed at all conference functions.

Make sure to check back for updates – we’ll be adding to this schedule!

SMX Orientation – Optimizing Your Conference Experience

Monday, September 28 from 5:30PM to 6:00PM

New to SMX? Don’t miss this quick intro and be ready to get the most out of the conference. Plus you’ll get to meet other first-timers and head over to the Meet & Greet together. Conference Room I in the Lower Level of the Sheraton New York Times Square.

SMX Meet & Greet

Monday, September 28 from 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Sponsored bySponsored by Bruce Clay

Start your SMX East experience off right! Arrive early, pick up your badge and then join us for an informal evening reception with fellow attendees, speakers and invited guests. Location to be announced! This event is open to All Access pass holders.

Meet & Eat Networking Lunches and Birds of a Feather Tables

Tuesday, September 29 through Thursday, October 1

There are two ways to get more out of lunch at SMX than just hot meals! All lunches are included for SMX East 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. Birds of a Feather topics will be posted a few weeks before the conference.

Birds-of-a-Feather Table - Anything But SEO with Matt Cutts

SMX Expo Hall Reception

Tuesday, September 29 from 4:45pm – 6:00pm

Sponsored by
Stone Temple Consulting

Trust us. The SMX Expo Hall Reception is the most fun you can have in an Expo hall. Everyone can join us to talk, relax and have drinks and snacks while you visit with all of the market leading solutions providers in the Expo Hall. See the full list here.

Expo+ pass holders welcome.

SMX After Dark Party & Landy Awards Celebration

When: Wednesday, September 30 – 8pm to 11pm

Where: BB King’s Blues Club, Times Square – 237 West 42 St, NYC

The LandysSMX After Dark

This year’s SMX After Dark party will be bigger and better than ever – you won’t want to miss it! The evening event will feature an open bar, appetizers, networking and special entertainment.

Join search industry leaders and fellow colleagues as we “Celebrate the Power of Search” and honor the winners of the inaugural Landy Awards presented by Search Engine Land!

All profits from Landy Awards entry fees, sponsors and ceremony ticket sales will be donated to charity, continuing the search marketing community’s tradition of giving to worthy causes. This year’s charities are and

Join us for SMX After Dark! Here’s how…

  • Buy your $75 After Dark ticket (donation fee) when you register for SMX or a workshop.
  • Already have a conference ticket? Just sign in using your registration number and add After Dark.
  • Just want to network at After Dark? Register for a free Expo+ pass and add the After Dark option.

Need help? Call us from 9am to 5pm Monday-Friday on (877) 242-5242 or (860) 591-5226 outside North America. Or e-mail us at

$75 donation fee (tax deductible) is required of all attendees. Fee not included in any SMX or Workshop pass package.

Network Online Before and During SMX East 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.

We’ve also arranged a variety of networking events at SMX East to help you meet others. Check back in the coming months for details on those.

Online Social Networking & Show Updates


Registered with an All Access pass? Join the official SMX East event group. This SMX East All Access attendee only Facebook group will allow you to easily interact with others before, during and after the show. Once the group launches, you’ll receive the link to request to join, and we’ll approve your request as quickly as possible. It’s a great opportunity to participate in discussions, questions and show announcements prior to arriving on site!

Facebook SMX Fan Page — Join our Facebook SMX Fan Page to network with others, take part in conversations, and keep up with SMX news and announcements throughout the year.


LinkedIn: SMX — Member of LinkedIn? Join the SMX group and connect with others who are interested in our conferences.



Join our Google+ page to network with others, take part in conversations, and keep up with SMX news and announcements.


Instagram: SMX — Love taking photos? We’d love to see yours from the show. Follow Search
Marketing Expo
and share your photos by tagging them with #smx.


Twitter: SMX — Tell the world you’re coming to SMX by using the #smx hashtag on Twitter! You can also keep up before, during and after the conference by following our Twitter feed.


Youtube: SMX — Make sure to check out the SMX YouTube channel for video clips from SMX Advanced!


See you online and at SMX East in New York!