#BlogHer19 Creators Summit Schedule



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Check in for our evening kick-off brought to you by StyleCaster, and join us for an evening of beauty-inspired activities, programming and swag.

2:15pM - 3:00PM

Beauty & Wellness kickoff with stylecaster

barre3 Workout & Talk: Get energized with a special workout with Catie Fharner and get practical advice on how to follow your entrepreneurial spirit rather than listening your inner critic to help you accomplish your dreams. Sign up for the workout today!

StyleCaster Beauty Bar: Get dolled up for #BlogHer19 Creators Summit with glam sessions from your favorite brands at the StyleCaster Beauty Bar.

3:05pm - 6:00pm

main stage programming

Welcome & Opening Remarks | Team BlogHer and SHE Media CEO, Samantha Skey will welcome attendees to kick off #BlogHer19 Creators Summit.

Keynote with Connie Britton | Opening our two-day event, the actress, producer and advocate will take the stage for a fireside chat to discuss her decorated entertainment career and her commitment to philanthropy.

Keynote with Sarah Jessica Parker | Emmy® Award-winning actress, producer, and businesswoman will take the stage for a fireside chat with SHE Media CEO, Samantha Skey, to discuss her newest business venture and inspire the inner entrepreneur in all of us.

Spotlight Talk | Influencer Strategies: Behind the Curtain with Messenger Kids

Almost Family Spotlight | Preview of FOX’s New TV Drama Series

  • Annie Weisman

    Annie Weisman is the executive producer and showrunner of FOX’s new TV drama, ALMOST FAMILY, premiering Wednesday, October 2nd at 9/8c on FOX.

RepresentHER Awards | In partnership with Hollywood Life, this award is given to women in the entertainment industry, either in front of or behind the camera, who are revolutionaries in their craft, as well as in their philanthropic ventures.

Beyond the Shade | In this inspiring conversation, we will talk to women leaders in beauty who are using their platforms to inspire diversity and inclusivity for all.

Passion to Profit | Meet the women who have built thriving businesses and are revolutionizing the beauty and wellness space as we know it.

Keynote with Keke Palmer | Television host, actress, and songwriter will join SHE Media CEO, Samantha Skey, to discuss the importance of inclusion in the media.

6:00pm - 7:30pm

The happiest Hour

Sip on cocktails & enjoy nibbles while you network and capture your favorite Instagrammable moments, and get excited for a full day of BlogHer tomorrow.




doors open

Pick up your tote and then get ready for a full day designed for the content creator – to inform, inspire, and innovate.

9:00am - 9:30am

Breakfast & Activations

Start the day with a healthy breakfast, check out the brand activation stations, then grab your seat around the main stage.

9:30am - 11:30am

main stage programming

Welcome & Opening Remarks | SHE Media CEO, Samantha Skey, and health and wellness expert, Emma Lovewell will welcome attendees to Day 2 of #BlogHer19 Creators Summit with an energizing opening session.

Opening Keynote with Special Guests | Kick off the morning with two amazing co-founders who will discuss how they successfully built a unique business together.

Spotlight Talk | Hear from the CEO and Founder of CAULIPOWER and Vegolutionary Foods on the importance of pursuing your passion and female leadership.

The Pitch | Three entrepreneurs will take the stage to share their elevator pitch, hear mentor feedback in real-time from a panel of esteemed judges, and compete to win your vote.

Women of Influence | Meet the inspirational women who are reshaping the digital space with their powerful and authentic platforms. In this tactical session, you will learn from top influencers and bloggers on how to build relationships with the brands you love, create a profitable business. and become a go-to influencer without sacrificing authenticity.

Spotlight Talk | How to Pitch Yourself to Brands

11:30am - 12:15Pm

BlogHer U Sessions

This morning Influencer Workshops will be split into two sessions. You won't want to miss them -- no signups required!

Track One: The Rise of Video on Facebook | Main Stage

Did you know Facebook has a full suite of monetization opportunities for creators? Join savvy female creators Laura Clery and Amanda Rettke (I am Baker) for a conversation on how they grow passionate communities, engage with their audiences, and monetize their videos on Facebook. (Main Stage)

Track Two: Next Level Digital Marketing: Using Social, Google, Email and MORE | Creators Stage

Learn how people find you online and turn website traffic into contacts, how to increase your follower engagement on social media, email’s role in a digital marketing space and SO MUCH MORE!


12:15Pm - 1:00Pm

SEO Lunch & Learn

Time to refuel! Enjoy a delicious meal from our partners and network and connect with brands before the afternoon sessions begin. (Creators Stage)

From 12:15 PM to 1:00 PM, join SHE Media’s Director of Audience Development & SEO Expert, Lindsay Valdez as she walks through our SEO audit checklist, including a light overview of Google Analytics. This presentation will also include SEO best practices, Wordpress implementation specifics and thoughts on user experience. Sign up for this lunch and learn today!

1:00pm - 2:15pm

main stage programming

Building a Media Company of One | Meet the women who have created 360-degree brands with longevity. In this session, you will learn how to develop impressive businesses with multiple revenue streams from your platform, and create a brand that evolves with the ever-changing digital landscape.

Midday Keynote with Danielle Bernstein | Join us for a fireside chat with one of the top influencer-entrepreneurs in the game. She will be sharing her secrets on how she’s become one of the top ladies in the business world and reveal her brand new top-secret product made for influencers.

2:15pm - 2:45pm

networking break

A top reason attendees come to BlogHer events is to network — so make the most of this time! Mingle with fellow content creators and meet with brands who want to work with you.

2:45pm - 3:30pm

blogher U Sessions

The afternoon Influencer Workshops will be split into two sessions. You won't want to miss them -- no signups required!

Track One: Beyond Inspiration | Main Stage

Every month, 300 million people come to Pinterest to find inspiration to create a life they love – from trendsetting style to home projects to try. In this session, Enid Hwang, Culture and Community Manager at Pinterest will discuss the foundations needed for a successful creator's Pinterest strategy, including how to generate high-performing video content and to build engaging audiences.

Track Two: Understanding the Value of Your Users & Finding the Metrics that Matter | Creators Stage

In this tactical session, you will learn from Google how to utilize Google Analytics to navigate endless data, better understand your audience, and the best ways to uncover insights to take actionable steps to improve your website.

3:30pm - 4:30pm

networking break

Take this time to connect with fellow content creators, build relationships with brands and experience the awesome activations BlogHer has to offer.

4:30pm - 6:00pm

main stage programming

Mindful Moment | Join us at the main stage for a re-energizing meditation led by one of your favorite wellness gurus.

  • Speakers to be announced

Content Queens | Meet the new faces of media who are shaping the world for better one video at a time. Learn from these experts how to create stand-out video content with a mission.

Fireside Chat and Voices of the Year presentation

Fireside Chat

Closing Keynote with Diane Guerrero

Announcement of The Pitch Winner & Closing Remarks

6:00pm - 7:00pm

BlogHer Garden Party

Celebrate 15 years of BlogHer with a special closing toast and fun bites and connecting.

Note: Times, topics & speakers may shift as we build the best possible schedule for you.