Marketing events are totally awesome. Marketing peeps, meeting and networking with other, like-minded, creative folks, great guest speakers and a chance to gain insight into the latest and greatest trends.
Hey, not to mention some fabulous parties where you might make some new friends. We’ve hand selected and served you up the events we don’t think you should miss in 2018.
MarTech – The Marketing Technology Conference
This is the go-to conference series for senior-level, hybrid professionals who are both marketing and tech-savvy. Be prepared, as the conference boasts “inspiring, cross-pollinating experience that transcends the traditional boundaries between marketing and technology, and encourages creative collaboration across the organization.”
What You’ll Learn: How to craft remarkable customer experiences and rethink strategy-enabled marketing and technology innovations.
Where: San Jose, CA
When: April 23rd-25th
Cost to Attend: $589-$1,745
Learn More: https://martechconf.com/
A three-day, one-track conference full of forward-thinking, tactical sessions in SEO, growth marketing, the mobile landscape, analytics, content marketing, and more.
What You’ll Learn: Next-level tactics on how to rank higher in today’s ever-changing search results to help make data-driven marketing decisions.
Where: Seattle, WA
When: July 9th-11th
Cost To Attend: $849-$1,549
Learn More: https://moz.com/mozcon
Content Marketing World 2018
Over 120 sessions and workshops presented by the leading brand marketers and experts from around the world covering strategy, storytelling, ROI, demand generation and AI. CMWorld will inspire you to create your own epic content marketing and network with some of the brightest in the business!
What You’ll Learn: Take a content marketing strategy back to your team and implement a content marketing plan that will grow your business and inspire your audience.
Where: Cleveland, Ohio
When: September 4th-7th
Cost to Attend: $649-$2,499
Learn More: https://www.contentmarketingworld.com/
INBOUND is hosted by HubSpot to bring together a community of industry professionals that want to learn, get inspired, and grow together.
Since 2012, the annual INBOUND event has grown to 21,000+ attendees from over 100 countries. INBOUND is one of the fastest-growing business events in the world because of the unmissable content.
Previous speakers include Michelle Obama, Alex Baldwin and, of course, HubSpot cofounders Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah.
What You’ll Learn: Marketing, selling, and delighting customers in an inbound way.
Where: Boston, MA
When: September 4th-7th
Cost to Attend: $299-$1,799
Learn More: https://www.inbound.com/
During this two-day marketing conference, experts in content strategy, analytics, promotion, conversion optimization and measurement will share their most actionable insights, tools and techniques.
What You’ll Learn: How to win better results through content for yourselves, your companies and your clients.
Where: Chicago, IL
When: Oct 9th-10th
Cost to Attend: Coming soon.
Learn More: https://www.contentjam.com/
PPC fanatics, new and old, gather to share a passion, collaborate on solutions, and simply have fun while learning about the latest trends in PPC. Hero Conf is hosted by the experts behind PPC Hero and is an event tailor-made for digital advertising professionals ready to discuss tactics and actionable ideas to implement within their accounts.
What You’ll Learn: Tactics and strategies, present and future, of pay-per-click advertising.
Where: Austin, TX
When: April 16th-18th
Cost to Attend: $1,450 - 2,625
Learn More: https://www.ppchero.com/hero-conf/about/
Gartner Digital Marketing Conference
Designed for marketing executives who are tasked with strategic marketing growth initiatives, this conference will provide the tools, insights and knowledge needed to anticipate and capitalize on what’s coming next.
What You’ll Learn: How to bring your marketing vision to life with a customer-centric strategy that delivers real results for the business—and execute your plans with the right mix of talent, technologies, programs, and partners.
Where: San Diego, CA
When: May 15th-17th
Cost to Attend: $3,175
Learn More: https://www.gartner.com/events/na/digital-marketing
Marketing Nation Summit
Riveting talks by industry thought leaders, workshops and demos, with a focus on the digital transformation of marketing. Attendees can participate in Marketo University Day, with tracks suitable for everyone from beginners to seasoned users. Marketing Nation is also well-known for its excellent networking opportunities.
What You’ll Learn: Best practices and hands-on training, latest trends, technologies and methodologies from marketers around the world.
Where: San Francisco, CA
When: April 29th - May 2nd
Cost to Attend: $1,795
Learn More: https://events.marketo.com/summit/2018/home/
Content Marketing Conference
Focusing on the art of content creation, CMC showcases the latest tactics, methodologies and technologies that will take your content marketing strategy to the next level.
What You’ll Learn: The latest content planning methodology and technology to move your customers through the buyer’s journey faster.ster, better, and wiser.
Where: Boston, MA
When: May 2nd-4th
Cost to Attend: $849-$1,399
Learn More: https://www.contentmarketingconference.com/
Brand Manage Camp
Widely recognized as a “must-attend” marketing conference, due to its 360° degree view of “branding,” world-class speakers, actionable insights and RAVE reviews.
What You’ll Learn: Actionable insights, tools, and techniques that you can use right away to make stronger connections with consumers/customers, better innovate, grow profitable brands, and become a more effective leader.
Where: Las Vegas, NV
When: September 25th-26th
Cost to Attend: $1,999 - 2,499
Learn More: http://brandmanagecamp.com/
Marketing United brings together some of the smartest minds in the industry for three days of inspiring stories and innovative ideas to help you do your very best marketing.
What You’ll Learn: How to become a better content marketer. Period.
Where: Nashville, TN
When: April 9th-11th
Cost to Attend: $795 - $1295
Learn More: https://marketingunited.com/
The Social Shake-Up
The Social Shake-Up is a social media conference designed for digital marketing, social media and all-around marketing professionals who are looking for new ways to integrate social media into their overall business strategy.
What You’ll Learn: How to navigate the ins and outs of live streaming, SEO, storytelling, social selling, Snapchat, Instagram and more.
Where: Atlanta, GA
When: May 7-9th
Cost to Attend: $1,595-$2,390
Learn More: http://www.socialshakeupshow.com/
Enjoy! Maybe we’ll see you there….
I have a background in business development/sales and marketing. My professional passion is combining creative ideas with strategic moves.