SOURCE: DataSift


September 05, 2013 11:38 ET

Social Data Week Sponsored by DataSift Expands Globally, Adds Industry Leading Speakers and Sponsors

Facebook, Twitter and Google Executives to Speak, SAP Signs on to Sponsor the Industry's Leading Summit Addressing Social Data's Role in the Enterprise

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 5, 2013) - Social Data Week 2013, a global summit that will explore how the use of social data is revolutionizing enterprise strategy and decision making, today announced the expansion of the event to Europe and Australia with announcement of regional Social Data Week events in London, Paris, Oslo, Seattle and Melbourne, along with newly added industry leading speakers and sponsors.

Kicking off in San Francisco on September 16th, Social Data Week's already impressive speaker line up for San Francisco and New York now includes the following social industry leaders:

  • Jim Delaney, CEO, Marketwired
  • Daniel Slotwiner, Head of Measurement Solutions, Facebook
  • April Underwood, Director of Product, Twitter
  • Jorn Lyseggen, Founder & CEO, Meltwater
  • Ju-kay Kwek, Product Manager, Google
  • Mark Josephson, CEO, bitly
  • Irfan Kamal, SVP, Digital/Social Strategy, Social@Ogilvy
  • Stu Ogawa, Executive Vice President, Product and Technology, Marketwired
  • Andrew Needham, Founding Partner & CEO, Face
  • Paul Dyer, Head of Media & Engagement, W2O Group

Social Data Week 2013 is also expanding globally with the addition of the following events, including:

Presented by Platinum Sponsor DataSift, Social Data Week 2013 is also proud to announce the addition of enterprise application leader SAP as a sponsor.

  • SAP As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device -- SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP application and services enable more than 248,500 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. Connect with @SAPCRM and @SAPSocial on Twitter SAP CRM and SAP Social Software on Facebook and on Google+ at

Social Data Week 2013's anchor events include San Francisco on Monday, Sept. 16 at the Mission Bay Conference Center and New York City on Friday, Sept. 20 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Limited space is still available at both events. To register, visit

For information regarding Social Data Week sponsorship or partnership opportunities, inquire at

About Social Data Week 2013
Social Data Week is a global summit to highlight the revolution happening in social data by bringing together industry leaders, experts, influencers, brands and agencies for thought-provoking discussions and exchange of ideas. For more information, to sponsor the conference or to register your interest in hosting a local event, visit Join the conversation on Twitter @socialdataweek #sdwk13, on Facebook at and on Tumblr at

About DataSift
DataSift Inc. is the leading big data platform for social businesses, enabling companies to aggregate, filter and extract insights from the billions of public social conversations on Twitter, leading social networks and millions of other sources. DataSift provides access to both real-time and historical social data to uncover insights and trends that relate to brands, businesses, financial markets, news and public opinion. Key investors include Scale Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures, and IA Ventures. DataSift has offices in San Francisco, New York City, and Reading, U.K. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter @datasift.

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