Emoti-Con 2018

**** Update: We are now recruiting Judges for this year's event! Nominate yourself or a friend/colleague.****

Emoti-Con is NYC's biggest showcase for young designers, makers, technologists, and tinkerers who believe in digital innovation as a tool for positive change in the world around them. 2018 will be Emoti-Con's 10th Anniversary!

  • WHEN: Saturday, June 16th, 2018, 12PM - 4:30PM (tentative)
  • WHERE: Celeste Bartos Forum
    The New York Public Library,
    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building,
    42nd Street between 5th & 6th Avenues (Entrance on 42nd Street)
    New York, NY 10018
  • REGISTER: Project proposals and audience registration will open in February.

What's Emoti-Con like? Watch this video from 2016 and click the "past events" above to learn about the winners, keynotes and judges for each previous event:

Find answers to common questions about Emoti-Con! on our FACEBOOK FAQ >


Competing projects are reviewed by judges and peers. Winners could earn one or more of the following digital badges:

  • Emoti-Con Presenter
  • Most Social Impact
  • Most Innovative
  • Crowd Favorite
  • Most Entertaining
  • Best Pitch
  • Point of View