Edition 7/2015
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As social media get hold on more and more aspects of our world, individuals and companies are seeking ways to integrate it into their lives and brands. To inspire ideas and to educate people on how social media are affecting cultures and industries, Hamburg will be hosting its fourth Social Media Week (SMW) 23-27 February 2015. Starting next Monday with the claim “Upwardly Mobile: The Rise Of The Connected Class”, it will will tackle all aspects of social media, digital and tech in workshops and panels. In total, 170 events have been listed. To create true interconnectivity, life streams will allow to catch glimpses of what’s happening in Hamburg and other SMW venues.

This news and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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