2015 Spredfast Summit
October 12-14
ACL Live at The Moody Theater & W Austin Hotel
Austin, Texas Y'all

What is Summit?

Well, besides amazing...

For the 4th year in a row, we're bringing social media leaders from the world's largest brands and media companies together for the Spredfast Summit. From opening networking parties to the closing keynote sessions, Spredfast Summit is a can’t-miss opportunity for smart social professionals. This year we’ll explore and celebrate Smart Social—the most intelligent, efficient ways to use social media to impact your business.

Connect with fellow social leaders. Gain insight into the future of social. Leave with Smart Social insights that help you drive business value and build lasting relationships with today’s digitally connected consumer. Previous Summit attendees included Whole Foods, Target, Fox Sports, Pepsi, Bank of America, Discovery Channel, ESPN, Facebook and LinkedIn. Convince Your Boss

Inspiring Keynotes
Education Sessions and Training Labs
Passionate Attendees

2015 Summit Speakers

Industry experts droppin’ some social knowledge


President and CEO


Chief Marketing Officer


Chief Product Officer


Chief Customer Officer


Senior Director, Social Media
Turner Sports


Senior Manager of Digital Engagement
Pizza Hut


Head of Digital Strategy


Sr. Director, Digital and Social Media Communications
Eli Lilly and Company


Given the choice, we’d all prefer to work smarter, not harder. That’s why you’ll find smart social ideas across three different tracks at Spredfast Summit—Today, Tomorrow, and Tinker. Learn proven strategies to enhance your social programs today. Get inspired by bold campaigns from the people leading social media innovation. Discover new ways to accelerate your social impact with smart social technology.

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration Open
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome Reception
ACL - Music Porch
8:30am - 5:00pm
Registration Open
W Terrace
8:30am - 9:30am
Doors Open (Breakfast served)
ACL - Music Porch
9:30am - 11:45am
Summit Welcome & Keynote
ACL - Main Stage
11:45am - 12:15pm
Break / Lunch Buffet Open
ACL - Music Porch
12:45pm - 2:00pm
Lunch Keynote
ACL - Main Stage
2:00pm - 2:15pm
Awards Ceremony
ACL - Main Stage
2:15pm - 2:30pm
ACL - Music Porch
2:30pm - 3:15pm
Breakout Sessions
Great Room BC; ACL Main Stage
3:15pm - 3:30pm
ACL - Music Porch
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Breakout Sessions
Great Room BC; ACL Main Stage
4:15pm - 4:30pm
ACL Music Porch
4:30pm - 5:15pm
Breakout Sessions
Great Room BC; ACL Main Stage
5:15pm - 6:30pm
Networking Reception
Great Room A
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Attendee Party
Offsite - TBD
8:30am - 3:00pm
Registration Open
W Terrace
8:30am - 9:15am
Birds of A Feather Breakfast
ACL - Main Stage
8:30am - 9:30 am
Doors Open (Breakfast Served)
ACL - Music Porch
9:30am - 10:45am
ACL - Main Stage
10:45am - 11:15am
11:15am - 12:00pm
Breakout Sessions
Great Room BC; ACL - Main Stage
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Lunch Keynote
ACL - Main Stage
1:45pm - 2:00pm
Closing Remarks
ACL - Main Stage
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Spredfast Open House
Offsite - 200 W Cesar Chavez


Ready to make an immediate impact on your social media programs? Learn sharp ideas to enhance your content, care, and sponsorship strategies and prove the value of your efforts today.


Looking for big ideas about social’s bright future? Learn how to launch smart social campaigns. See what’s next in network innovation. Find new ways to apply social value across your organization.


Want to take your social expertise to the next level? Meet with product experts in this hands-on lab to learn new ways to use Spredfast and see how to implement strategies discussed in breakout sessions.

Be Social & Win Big

Save room in your suitcase for dancing shoes! Tell us what you're most excited for at Summit using the hashtag #SFsummit to win big. The contestant with the most Retweets will win a Sunday pass to the world-famous ACL Music Festival, two nights at the 5-star W Austin, and a $150 gift card. The second and third most Retweeted people will also win a $150 gift card. Better get to Tweeting...

Venue & Hotel

Austin, TX y'all


Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater (ACL Live) is a state-of-the-art live music venue that hosts approximately 100 concerts a year. It serves as the new home for the taping of the acclaimed KLRU-TV produced PBS series, Austin City Limits, the longest running music series in American television history. Our keynote presentations and welcome reception will take place at ACL Live, which is connected to the W Austin Hotel, where our registration, breakout sessions, and lab will take place.

Hotel Information

Traveling to Summit? We have discounted room rates at the W Austin and Radisson Hotel & Suites. The W Austin is part of our Summit venue and the Radisson is just one block away. Book by September 18, 2015 to take advantage of discounted room rates.

W Hotel Austin - $349/night