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May 9–12, 2022

Join Your Peers Online at the Premier Social Media Event for Public Safety Professionals and First Responders

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We bring over 10 years of experience in social media education. That means you can count on a vetted, specially curated series of sessions and seasoned, experienced speakers to tackle topics that have the biggest impact on your agency or department’s social media strategy.

Share experiences and learn new social media strategies with your first response and public safety colleagues from around the globe — virtually!

Network with agency peers from across the country. With professionals representing agencies large and small from all around the globe, SMSsummit is your best resource for fresh social media ideas and community building strategies.

Get all your social media questions answered through speaker Q&A, live chat, and discussions with other attendees.

Be your team’s social media champion! We’ll help you build the foundations of a sustainable, scalable social media policy that you can easily share with leadership and use to train and empower your team.

Learn strategies and tips for tackling issues most important to first responders including social media and crisis communications, humanizing staff, improving agency reputation, and building relationships with your community.

Assess and audit your current social media initiatives. Leave with and results-focused initiatives you can immediately apply to your agency or department.

Presenting Thought Leaders You'll Meet Online

Learn from a mix of industry leaders who will share the proven social media strategies they use to grow their agency's online communities. 

Brad Perez

Brad Perez

Fort Worth Police Department

Connor Hagan

Connor Hagan

Public Affairs Officer
FBI Little Rock

Jessica Franklin

Jessica Franklin

Operational Support Technician & Backup Public Affairs Officer
FBI Little Rock

Judy Pal

Judy Pal

Instructor and Consultant
10-8 Communications LLC

Sergeant John Perrine

Sergeant John Perrine

Indiana State Police

Meeghan Black

Meeghan Black

Public Information Officer
Bellevue Police Department

Ashley Papagni

Ashley Papagni

Public Information Manager
City of Orlando Fire Department

Kate Kimble

Kate Kimble

Public Relations Manager
Fort Collins Police Services

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Who Should Attend

If you're a First Responder, Command Staff, or professional that manages your public safety agency's social media channels, this event is for you!

  • Public Information & Public Affairs
  • Administrative Support
  • Communications
  • Digital Marketing & Digital Media
  • Emergency Management
  • Social Media & Content Management
  • Community Service, Education & Outreach
  • Community Affairs
  • Public Relations
  • Media Relations
  • Customer Service
  • Digital Engagement

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We know how to build a compelling, relevant agenda that we know you’ll find the most informative and inspirational — including virtually. This is what our attendees love most about our social media marketing programs.


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SMSsummit is the premier social media conference for solution and service providers to engage directly with a targeted audience of decision-making public safety and first responder professionals. Learn more about how we can create a unique sponsor experience for your company.

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