While it’s easy to stay in touch, making a real connection is becoming more and more challenging. For instance – how many of your LinkedIn connections do you really know?
That’s what makes conferences and other such in-person events so great. The ease of discussing common interests over coffee, the thrill of being part of an experience that puts us on common ground – there’s no disputing the power of face-to-face communication.
In this article, we’re covering some of the most highly ranked events for marketers and entrepreneurs in the US.
1. Content Marketing Conference
When: April 16-19, 2019
Where: Boston Westin Waterfront, Boston, MA
The yearly Content Marketing Conference unites tech professionals, executives, and marketing managers, among others. The conference workshops of 2019 will include writing techniques, video, conversion rate optimization and content strategy as some topics. With a series of comedy marketing keynotes, laughter is also on the agenda.
2. DigiMarcon East
When: May 9-10, 2019
Where: New York Marriott Marquis, New York, NY
DigiMarCon East 2019 conveys the most recent insights in digital marketing to an audience of entrepreneurs, executives, and sales professionals. Well-known speakers cover social media, Fintech marketing, data analytics, sales funnel automation, growth marketing and more.
3. Marketing Evolution Experience
When: June 16-20, 2019
Where: Las Vegas, NV
At Marketing Evolution Experience, the speakers and the workshops address a blended group of growth hackers, marketers, digital analysts, and marketing technologists. Hope to dive deep into subjects like AI for marketing, the data-driven culture, attribution, and digital analytics.
When: July 15-17, 2019
Where: Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
The holy grail of SEO, Mozcon is brought to you by the experts in SEO at Moz. As thought leaders, Mozcon brings marketing managers, executives, and SEO professionals in touch with what’s new in search marketing. The three-day conference includes social events, speakers, and networking. The topics for 2019 include local search, search-driven content strategies, big data, and machine learning.
5. IMPACT Live
When: August 6–7, 2019
Where: Hartford, CT
Spanning 2 fully immersive days, this event is a treat for Inbound marketers and business owners. With a specific look into the digital marketing and sales playbooks of some of the most successful companies, the event will be a lesson on how to embrace the inbound culture and shoot to a thought leadership position in your industry.
6. Brand Marketers Insider Summit
When: August 19-22, 2018 (2019 TBA)
Where: Lake Tahoe, CA
Brand Insider Marketers Summit plans to enable marketers to get through to customers with increasingly successful branding strategies. The conference held in 2018 included speakers from eBay, Nordstrom, AEG Worldwide, Uber, and General Mills among other organizations. MediaPost likewise arranges different conferences throughout the year, such as events on automotive marketing and health.
7. INBOUND 2019
When: September 3-6, 2019
Where: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA
Hosted by the masters of Inbound Marketing, HubSpot, INBOUND draws more than 20,000 attendees, the event provides ideas, inspiration and some professional education for the community of inbound marketing. John Cena, Michelle Obama, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Beth Comstock, have spoken at conferences held in the past.
When: September 3, 2019
Where: Boston, MA
Aptly called the “fastest-growing modern business event on the planet, this one-day conference hosted by Drift, calls on the most notable business names, artists, authors, and other inspirational speakers to share their strategies to win in a customer-centric world.
9. Content Marketing World
When: September 3–6, 2019
Where: Cleveland, OH
With the intent to help others create epic content and encourage networking with some of marketing’s greatest minds, Content Marketing World is one of the best events to improve your professional skills.
10. Marketing Nation Summit
When: October 21-24, 2019
Where: Las Vegas, NV
The Marketing Nation Summit highlights discussions about customer engagement and digital marketing. Bill McDermott of SAP, Jamie Foxx, Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn, are a few key speakers for 2019. With Marketo’s securing Adobe, hope to see more Adobe products one year from now!
11. Open Mobile Summit
When: November 7-8, 2019
Where: San Francisco, CA
With in excess of 70 speakers from best brands, Incite Group’s Open Mobile Summit hosts more than 70 speakers from best brands and is an option for marketing executives who want to grow their multiplatform experiences. Around 500 senior-level attendees build their mobile expertise with discussions of product engineering, customer marketing, and engagement, and UX/design.
12. Growth Marketing Conference
When: December 10-11
Where: San Francisco, CA
The Growth Marketing Conference offers plentiful opportunities for training, networking and more. The conference indulges attendees in the science and art of customer acquisition., retention, and conversion. A one-day event, B2B Growth day should be checked out by business-to-business marketers.
So which ones are going to make the list for you? Let us know in the comments section below!