27th Annual Webby Awards EventsThe Webby Awards will be hosting events in a number of different cities this year for our Webby Community, including event series with partners like Omidyar, NAACP and WP Engine. Check out our schedule below to RSVP for our events. We will be updating this page as new events are booked so make sure to check back.
If you have any questions about our events, please reach out to Emma Whitfield at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thu 20 Oct
UNPCKD: Essentials for Turning Engagement into ActionHopin The Webbys and NAACP have partnered together on an exclusive virtual event series navigating the important role technology can play in encouraging civic engagement, particularly in regards to BIPOC and under-represented communities.
Our first event, entitled UNPCKD: Essentials for turning Online Engagement into Civic Action, will do a deep dive into how we can use technology to encourage voters to become consistent in their civic engagement. Please join us for this exciting discussion as well as our future events covering topics including designing an online revolution and responding to crises online with key leaders from organizations like NAACP and GLAAD.
Thu 27 Oct
UNPCKD: Essentials for Designing an Online RevolutionHopin The Webbys and NAACP are joined by AIGA designers to discuss the keys to successful design in politics, community building and activism.
Thu 03 Nov
UNPCKD: Essentials for Responding to Crisis OnlineHopin The Webbys and NAACP are joined by GLAAD, who are on the front lines of using platforms for activism, and sharing socially-impactful content. The discussion will include rapid response strategies, curating content, the dos and don’ts in community engagement and how to support the mental health of our frontline social media teams.
Thu 22 Sep
It’s Up To Us: A Responsible Tech Future225 Liberty Street Presented by The Webby Awards and Omidyar Network
Please join us in-person in New York City on the evening of September 22nd for an inspiring discussion that introduces Responsible Technology and explores why we’re living in a pivotal moment for how it can shape our future. The panel features key leaders Michele Lawrence Jawando, SVP of Programs at Omidyar Network, and Dr. Fallon Wilson, the Co-Founder of #BlackTechFutures Research Institute, and is moderated by the Webby Awards President Claire Graves. The 30 minute panel discussion will be followed by audience Q&A and a networking session with drinks and snacks.