Making and Managing

The SoDA Academy is a two-day, invitation-only learning conference exclusively for practice leaders in the digital agency community striving to balance their dual roles as makers and managers. Faculty leaders and attendees are carefully matched to one of ten discipline-related tracks and sessions are designed for peer-to-peer learning, knowledge sharing, best practices and accelerated professional growth.

SoDA Member Price: $1,199

*GROUP PRICING OF $899 WITH 3+ ATTENDEES

Standard Price: $1,399

*GROUP PRICING OF $1,099 WITH 3+ ATTENDEES


It’s an Academy, not a Conference

SoDA collaborates closely with our global community of digital agency leaders, creative visionaries, technology disruptors, education experts and client-side marketers to bring you an experience that is truly unique. Based on a model of radical peer-collaboration, transparency and shared learning, The SoDA Academy is designed to dig deeply into the issues, challenges and opportunities you face as a leader, manager and practitioner.


A Global Gathering of the Best

The SoDA Academy brings together 300+ leaders from some of the best digital agencies, production companies, design studios, integrated agencies and consultancies in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Big Spaceship, MediaMonks, Stink Studios, Local Projects, Odopod, Mirum, Firstborn, Digital Kitchen, Razorfish, GSD&M, Organic, Pereira & O’Dell and more are just a few of the agencies represented at the 2016 event.