Social Media Week Austin, with All-Star Speaker Lineup, Kicks Off

by on February 19, 2019 in

The only one taking place in Texas, Social Media Week Austin 2019 (SMWATX) runs Feb. 20 through Feb. 22, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at The University of Texas at Austin’s Robert B. Rowling Hall, and is part of a global network of conferences designed to empower marketing, media and technology professionals.

The three-day Digital Marketing/Social Media event returns for another year of new and exciting programming. Presented by Austin-based social media and marketing firm Best Practice Media, this year’s global theme is “Stories,” and will explore how the news and stories told across digital media platforms have the ability to influence the world and the people who consume them.

More than 100 speakers will take the stage to share ideas and actionable insights across three days of keynote presentations, panels, master class workshops and more.  

Speakers include experts from around the country such as Nicholas Kusmich, renowned Facebook strategist and author of Give: The Ultimate Guide To Using Facebook Advertising to Generate More Leads, More Clients and Massive ROI; Rhonda Britten, Emmy award winner, Huffington Post contributor and author of four bestsellers; Swish Goswami, three-time TEDx speaker, LinkedIn Youth Editor and CEO of Trufan; Jaime Masters, CEO and podcast host of Eventual Millionaire and Ryan Levesque, CEO of The ASK Method Company and author of #1 national bestselling book ASK, among others. (For a full list of speakers and programming, visit

Three-day badges ($275) are still available and include access to all programming, keynote presentations, expert “office hours” and evening happy hours.

For tickets, visit Eventbrite.