Social Media Day Detroit 2013
Thursday, June 27, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
Charge those phones, cameras, laptops and tablets --it's time for the fourth annual Social Media Day Detroit!
Pre-Event Panel with Twitter, Google and Mashable (Tickets Coming Soon)
We sat back and thought: "what would be a kick ass add-on for all the Social Media Personalities out there?" How about a panel with 3 of the biggest names in Social moderated by MLIVE? Confirmed speakers:
Moderator: MLive's Jen Eyer
Other stufff you need to know:
Theme - "Generation D"
The theme for 2013 is, "Generation D," in celebration of the new, entrepreneurial spirit and personal sense of responsibility Detroiters have taken on. The renewed spirit in Detroit has resulted in a cool infusion of technology, job opportunities and an exciting future ahead for the city.
Tickets, Age Limit
Everyone must be 21+ to attend (no exceptions).
- Start-Up Detroit
This section was such a hit in 2012, we're bringing it back this year. We're going to have an area just for local start-ups so you can get to know these folks before they're famous. Some might even be hiring so don't be shy about introducing yourself.
- Day of (more details to be added shortly)
Doors open at 6p.m. and things are planned to wrap up around 10. We're likely going to have an afterparty - stay tuned for updates!
- Bring Your Gadgets.
There's free Wi-Fi and given all the great photo, posting and blogging opportunities, the security frisking will be well worth it :-) Plus a constant stream on trending topics is a nice way to brag to all your friends that you were at the party of the summer.
We're proud to announce MLive as the Official Media Sponsor and Live Nation as the Official Music Sponsor of Social Media Day Detroit 2013.We've planned another awesome night thanks to our incredible sponsors: Autobike, Chevrolet, Core Detroit, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers, ePrize, Fathead, Gleaner's Community Food Bank, Lava.io, Little Caesars Pizza, Livio, Live Nation, Lush Yummies, MLive, MotorCity Casino Hotel, Quicken Loans/Opportunity Detroit, Twitter, U-Haul, Upto and Yelp!
Want to get involved? Need something? Please email email@example.com for more information.
Win a FREE Night's Stay at MotorCity Casino Hotel
Take out your phones because your chance to win a free night's stay at the MotorCity Casino Hotel is here. What's the catch? Record a Vine video of yourself, friends, whomever and let us know how you are getting prepared for Social Media Day Detroit, the city's hottest party of the summer. Post your video to Livio's Facebook or Twitter with hashtags #SMDay #DET and don't forget to register for your FREE tickets.
The winner for the most creative Vine video will be announced at Social Media Day Detroit. (Winner must be present at time of announcement and must be at least 21 to receive prize). The free night's stay at MotorCity Casino Hotel MUST be used for the night of Thursday, June 27, 2013. Contest ends Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. EST.
MotorCity Casino Hotel
Designed with input from renowned automotive designer Chip Foose, MotorCity Casino Hotel is Detroit's most innovative entertainment venue featuring the crown jewel of the city's skyline. With world-class luxury hotel accommodations, spa facilities, fine dining, live performance venues, high-energy gaming and the city's most exclusive ultra-lounge, you'll find your kind of entertainment at the new MotorCity Casino Hotel. Our 67,000 square foot state-of-the-art meeting and conference facilities will take your meetings and social events to a whole new level. MotorCity Casino Hotel is Detroit's only locally-owned and operated casino.
Committed to Detroit
As an involved community partner, MotorCity Casino Hotel is dedicated to the city of Detroit. As an actively engaged civic partner, the casino's associates, management, and ownership contribute to the Metro Detroit community in countless ways.
Headquartered right in Ferndale, Livio Radio has already developed a list of successful Internet radio products through ongoing relationships with Pandora, Grooveshark and NPR. The company remains committed to providing sleek and sophisticated radios and accessories for users who want quality without gimmicks, hassles, and unnecessary bells and whistles.
We've got awesome sponsors. Please give them a shout when you have a moment.
When & Where
Livio & MotorCity Casino Hotel
Metro-Detroit-based Livio was built in the guest bedroom of Livio founder and CEO Jake Sigal’s home in 2008 on the foundation of “More Music, Less Work.” Today, those words remain more than a catchy slogan. It’s a philosophy, a way of life that drives Livio employees and a growing list of breakthrough products. Whether they’re creating common-sense solutions for business customers through Livio Connect, a day’s work at Livio means everybody hustles. It’s about streamlined engineering, fewer headaches for their customers, and putting an end to unnecessary product hassles.
MotorCity Casino Hotel (www.MotorCityCasino.com)
Designed with input from renowned automotive designer Chip Foose, MotorCity Casino Hotel is Detroit's most innovative entertainment venue featuring the crown jewel of the city's skyline. With world-class luxury hotel accommodations, spa facilities, fine dining, live performance venues, high-energy gaming and the city's most exclusive ultra-lounge, you'll find your kind of entertainment at the new MotorCity Casino Hotel. Our 67,000 square foot state-of-the-art meeting and conference facilities will take your meetings and social events to a whole new level.
MotorCity Casino Hotel is Detroit's only locally-owned and operated casino.