Internet Week New York 2013 – Synthesio Halftime Report [Infographic]
Since 2008, Internet Week has been a rapidly growing city-wide festival celebrating the openness of the worldwide web and the digital community in New York, while bringing the brightest minds and largest brands together to discuss their innovations, thoughts, opinions and best practices around the ever-changing digital landscape in New York and beyond. This year’s focus at IWNY is exploring how technology has disrupted and revolutionized every section of business from food to fashion to healthcare to education.
The event kicked off this past Monday with an explosive start, including panels, parties and networking events with high profile keynote speakers, featuring the likes of – Lauren Zalaznick, EVP of NBC Universal, James McQuivey, Ph.D, Forrester Research, Pete Cashmore, Founder & CEO of Mashable, BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief, Ben Smith and Founder & CEO, Jonah Peretti, Andrew Ross Sorkin, award-winning columnist for The New York Times, and Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough of Proenza Schouler.
At Synthesio, we eagerly jump on the opportunity to track global conversations around an event of this magnitude with such a web frenzy surrounding it, so we decided to take a sip from our Twitter Firehose and track all Twitter conversations surrounding Internet Week 2013, to provide you with engaging insights around the overall online reach of the event, and our list of top influencers driving the conversations.
So, now it’s halftime for IWNY and we invite you to stand up, stretch, grab a drink, and enjoy the Synthesio IWNY Halftime Report. Congrats to the top influencers, and don’t forget to check back for the full Post-Game Analysis!
Check out our live microsite – The Top Influencers Driving the Social Conversation at Internet Week New York – and see where you rank! Our microsite is updated in real time, so if you don’t see your name – start tweeting!