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Capital One Headquarters

1680 Capital One Drive

Tysons, VA 22102

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It’s no secret that Fairfax County and the Metro DC region is thriving in the world of startups and technology, which makes this the perfect time to bring Social Media Week Independent to the DMV.

Social Media Week Independent (SMWi) is a leading news platform that curates and shares the best ideas, innovations and insight into how social media and technology are changing business, society & culture worldwide. The SMW community consists of senior marketers, founders, entrepreneurs, influencers and digitally connected consumers who thrive in the hyper-connected world and push the boundaries of the status quo.

Presented by Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, this one-day event promises to provoke rigorous discussion and debate on the changes in human connectivity through engaging, entertaining, educational and diverse content and experiences.

Session topics, round tables and panelists include:

The New Rules of Citizen Engagement

The Next BIG Thing

The Power of Podcasting

Politics in 140 Characters or Less (Round Table)

  • Tom Cochran, Acquia Chief Digital Strategist & Vice President, Public Sector & Former White House and State Department Digital Leader
  • Olivia Nuzzi, Washington Correspondent, New York Magazine
  • Ben Jacobs, Political reporter, The Guardian US
  • Hadas Gold, Correspondent, CNN Digital
  • Paul Brandus, White House Correspondent, West Wing Reports
  • Moderated by Judy Kurtz, Columnist, In the Know, The Hill

SMWiFairfax is sponsored by QBurst, DC Inno, InsideNoVA, WeWork, Capital One, Potomac Tech Wire, and SwingSpace.



Refund Policy: Refunds up to 10 day before event

Want to volunteer, become a sponsor or a speaker at SWMi Fairfax? Please email us at SocialMedia@SMWiFairfax.com to set up a meeting. For all sponsorship, partnership, event and speaker submissions, or to inquire about volunteering, please complete the from our sponsorship page, or email us at Radler@fceda.org.

To learn more about SMWiFairfax, please visit http://smwifairfax.com/.

Follow SMWiFairfax on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn.

**This ticket includes the price from programing, networking breakfast and lunch. Please note: Refund Policy: Refunds up to 10 day before event.**

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