The 1 Billion Followers Summit, the world's premier gathering for content creation and creators, is set for its highly anticipated second edition on 10th and 11th January, 2024, featuring over 100 activities including 15+ keynotes, 20+ workshops, 25+ panel discussions, 15+ fireside chats, 4 debates, and 20+ on-ground activations from more than 150 speakers of globally renowned content creators, social media experts, celebrities and CEOs, over the course of two immersive days.
Organised by the pioneering digital media institution in the Middle East, the New Media Academy, this year's summit, themed ‘Get Connected,’ guarantees an unparalleled experience set against the backdrop of the prestigious Emirates Towers and the Museum of the Future from 10th-11th January. The summit introduces four distinct tracks tackling the most prominent aspects of content creation: Get Creative, Get Ahead, Get Paid, and Get Together.
Each track is meticulously curated to empower attendees with the knowledge and skills needed to elevate their content to new heights and reach billions of followers. The summit will delve into a diverse array of topics, including sports, travel and tourism, gaming and esports, educational scientific content, impactful social content, and more.
The Get Creative Track is designed to empower aspiring content creators and provide a haven for those eager to explore their creativity and make an impactful mark in the digital landscape. This track goes beyond the ordinary, focusing on honing the skills of content creators and equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to produce unique and inspirational content.
The Get Ahead Track offers attendees an unparalleled opportunity to gain a competitive edge in the fast-paced world of content creation. Participants will receive insights into strategic approaches and industry trends while enhancing their technical skills, storytelling abilities, and overall content creation proficiency.
The Get Paid Track specialises in the nuances of income generation from content creation, offering participants strategic approaches to transform their passion into a profitable venture. It explores various revenue models, including brand partnerships, affiliate marketing, and content licensing, aiming to turn content creation into a sustainable income stream.
The Get Together Track focuses on building robust and effective networks within the content industry. Attendees will have a unique opportunity to engage with industry leaders, exchange ideas, and establish lasting collaborations that extend beyond the summit.
Over two jam-packed days, the 1 Billion Followers Summit transforms into a massive interactive workshop and is set to welcome over 7,000 attendees, including more than 3,000 content creators, influencers and creatives from all around the globe.
Featured speakers include TikTok's number one followed personality, Khaby Lame; YouTuber Germán Garmendia; global sensations the “Sidemen”, as well as a range of other world-famous influencers and personalities that have risen to be the very best in their respective fields, promising a dynamic and upskilling experience for all attendees.
Source: Emirates News Agency WAM
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