Social Media events are known to host some of the most tech-savvy, innovative minds with tons of experience in creative marketing in multiple destinations around the world. Each year, you have the opportunity to travel to some sought-after locations and rub shoulders with social media giants at numerous events to learn and better acquaint yourself with the ever-expanding world of social media.
This year, some highly anticipated events are coming. Are you ready?
The following events being hosted this year provide you with a great opportunity to embark on a journey to grow big and leave a footprint in the social media marketing world. So, without a further ado, let’s get started.
Social Media Week New York
Date: April 24-27, 2018
Location: New York.
Social media Week New York will be celebrating its 10th annual conference headlined by notable speakers such as Martha Stewart and Meredith Kopit Levien, EVP and COO of the New York Times Company among many others.
This conference aims to bridge the gap between technology and humanitarianism while providing a platform to social media enthusiasts to share their innovative ideas. The event is being hosted at The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, a place that welcomes travelers from all around the world.
Content Marketing Conference
Date: May 2-4, 2018
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Content Marketing Conference is an event geared to host over 30 social media professionals giving attendees the opportunity to learn technology hacks from the pros themselves.
The event is being held at The Westin Boston Waterfront to provide you with the first class ‘learning something new’ kind of experience. This year, the keynote speakers include John Burkhart, founder and chief creative officer, TBC Global and the bestselling author Andrew Davis.
Social Media Strategies Summit
Date: April 24-26, 2018
Social Media Strategies Summit attracts corporate professionals to share space and explore the possibilities in social media marketing. This includes the marketing heads of leading companies such as Microsoft – it provides an incredible opportunity to delve into the marketing strategies of those behind such big corporate conglomerates. You’ll get the chance to listen professional speakers who are experts on Social Media strategies!
The event takes places three times each year in different venues. Union League Club of Chicago is hosting the event and providing the guests with a health and fitness center, three restaurants and a luxurious lounge along with other facilities.
The Social Shake-Up
Date: May 7-9, 2018
The Social Shake-Up conference hosts speakers from renowned brands such as Google, Twitter, and Microsoft in a three-day conference to elucidate tips and tricks to incorporate social media into your business plan.
The event is being held at the newly renovated Marriot Marquis Atlanta and the speakers include the likes of Megan Summers, the Global Head of Production of Facebook and Nina Mishkin, Brand and Content Strategy Lead of Twitter.
Date: May 30-June 1, 2018
Used to be a one-day event but now thanks to its huge popularity, Social Day has become a three-day event. This year, it will be attracting representatives of multimillion-dollar mainstream brands such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook – making it a sought-after event for tech-savvy individuals and social media buffs alike.
Social Day is being held at the Congress Centre of London, an easily accessible place from multiple stations and hotels.
Date: September 4-7, 2018
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
INBOUND is one of the leading annual marketing conferences that aims to add a more gentle and humane approach to marketing practices for businesses to grow.
Last year, over 20,000 salespersons and marketers attended this amazing event along with notable speakers and individuals such a Martha Stewart, Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari, Brené Brown, and Seth Godin. This year, the event is scheduled to be held at Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, a beautiful venue with the breathtaking view of the waterfront.
Content Marketing World
Date: September 4-7, 2018
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Do you want to connect with your audience and inspire your community by engaging in a marketing plan that helps you grow your business? If yes, then Content Marketing World is a conference you shouldn’t miss at any cost.
It hosted more than 3,600 marketers in 2017 and aims to exceed that number this year. This year, various famous speakers will attend this event including Megan Golden, the Head of Global Content Marketing of LinkedIn and Andrew Davis, CEO of Monumental Shift. The event is scheduled to take place at Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio.
Digital Marketing World Forum Expo Global
Date: April 16-17, 2018
DMWF Expo Global is an event equipped to address some of the leading challenges in the social media and marketing world by inviting distinguished speakers that serve as the directors and Vice-Presidents of successful businesses. The event is being held at 155 Bishopsgate, London.
Social Media Camp
Date: May 2-3, 2018
Location: Victoria, British Columbia
Social Media Camp is Canada’s leading conference on social media. It attracts people from all sectors of the economy including small and large businesses, education sector, government, and non-profit organizations. The event seeks to address the growing impact of social media on politics and culture.
Social media camp is being held at The Victoria Conference Center which also provides access to wonderful restaurants, hotels and luxurious spas. One thing can be said for certain that you’ll have a great time at this event.
All the aforementioned conferences are some of the most long-running and highly acknowledged social media conferences around. There is no denying that these social media events are successfully merging digital innovation and marketing strategies through their professional speakers and experts to impart you with the tools that can provide your business/product a much-needed boost.
Needless to say, try to attend all of these conferences, gather as much useful information as you and enjoy them.