Social Media Summit 2017

Hear from some of the region’s most forward thinking agencies, organizations and content creators at PRSA Boston’s 5th Annual Social Media Summit.

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Keynote Presentation:  

Joshua Benton, Director, Nieman Journalism Lab




Josh Karpf

Keynote Presentation:  

Josh Karpf, Director of Social Marketing, DraftKings





Learn how social media is being integrated in communications strategies at some of the region’s most visible brands, including:

  • Ocean Spray Cranberries
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • America’s Test Kitchen
  • Massachusetts Gaming Commission
  • Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems
  • Planet Fitness
  • Life is Good
  • Eversource
  • MBTA
  • Boston University

We’ll explore industry best practices across different social media platforms, the role of content creation in PR, how social media has become a critical part of crisis communications and how to break through the clutter that exists on many news feeds. Learn how to use storytelling and video to keep a community engaged and growing.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with some of Greater Boston’s best brands and key social strategists! The full agenda and additional speakers will be added soon.

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Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

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Interested in speaking or sponsoring the summit? Email Conference Chair Erin Callanan at for details and information.

We always secure marquee speakers and innovators to headline the Social Media Summit. Companies that have presented at past summits include:

2017 Social Media Summit


Always Accepting Speaker Proposals for PRSA Boston Events!

Send us your best pitch at, then watch here and in the PR Buzz for updates!