Social Media Summit announces evening social programme

The upcoming Social Media Summit (, which will see the largest ever gathering of Social Media professionals in Ireland convening at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium on the 1st and 2nd March 2016, has announced details of the social programme that will run across both evenings of the event.

The evening programme will see delegates to the Social Media Summit enjoying a night out at the 51 Bar, Haddington Road, Dublin 4 ( in the heart of the capital on the first night followed by night two which touches down in The Waterloo ( at 36 Baggot Street Upper, Dublin 4.  The social evenings will give the opportunity for further valuable informal networking in a relaxed setting away from the summit, to share experiences and exchange best practices.  The social evenings are supported by Entrepreneurs Anonymous (, a community of over 5,000 established and aspiring business owners in 12 cities.  The founders of businesses, both new and experienced, hold monthly meetings where members can connect, learn and get inspired while exploring entrepreneurship together.

No Repro Fee. Ian Cleary, and Social Media Summit Keynote Speaker (left) with Mayor of Dublin, Criona Ni Dhalaigh, Samantha Kelly, Social Media Summit Director and co-founder, Tom Williams, Platinum Events and Social Media Summit Director and co-founder and Peter J Finnegan, Dublin City Council International Relations (right), pictured at the launch of the Social Media Summit which is being held in the Helix Dublin on the 1st and 2nd of March 2016. Pic. Conor McCabe

Created by Samantha Kelly, TEDx speaker and Ireland’s own tweeting goddess (@tweetingGoddess) and Tom Williams of Platinum Events (@PlatinumTomIE) and supported by International Relations in Dublin City Council, the Social Media Summit will be an important global gathering of key influencers, leaders, investors and creators within the global social media community.  The event’s keynote speaker is internationally renowned Social media Strategist Ted Rubin #3 on Forbes Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers.  Other featured speakers include Richard Corbridge (@R1chardatron), Chief Information Officer for the Health Service Executive (HSE) in Ireland and Chief Executive Officer for eHealth Ireland; Melonie Dodaro, author of the #1 international bestseller The LinkedIn Code and many more.

Samantha Kelly, Social Media Summit Director and Co Founder said: “Making connections is a key pillar of business success and Social Media enables connections with lots of people, very quickly and easily.  The Social Media Summit’s evening programme will be bringing this to life in the heart of the capital.”

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