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The Big List of 2018 Marketing Conferences

Last updated on April 24th, 2018 at 12:17 pm

Planning where to spend your conference budget this year? There may just be too many marketing conferences to attend all of them! Some of these require no introduction, but others may not even have been on your radar:


Digital Summit Series

Hosted by: Tech Media Co

Dates & Locations:

  • Feb 21-22 – Phoenix, AZ
  • Apr 10-11 – Los Angeles, CA
  • Apr 17-18 – Seattle, WA
  • May 1-2 – Salt Lake City, UT
  • May 16-17 – Kansas City, MO
  • May 22-23 – Atlanta, GA
  • June 12-13 – Portland, OR
  • July 17-18 – Denver, CO
  • July 31-Aug 1 – Philadelphia, PA
  • Aug 8-9 – Tampa, FL
  • Aug 15-16 – Boston, MA
  • Aug 22-23 – Minneapolis, MN
  • Aug 27-28 – Washington, DC
  • Sept 12-13 – Detroit, MI
  • Sept 26-27 – Chicago, IL
  • Oct 3-4 – Charlotte, NC
  • Nov 14-15 – Raleigh, NC
  • Dec 4-5 – Dallas, TX


Generation Now, a Haste and Hustle Event

Hosted by: Haste and Hustle

Date: February 27

Location: Toronto, ON

Learn how to stand out from the sea of competition. An event to inspire emerging entrepreneurs to activate their greatness. An opportunity for millennials in business, entrepreneurs, sales professionals and business students to explore how to grow and advance your career with the actionable skills that will take you to the next level.

Featuring: Gary Vaynerchuk, Zark Fatah, Connor Blakely, Manu Goswami, Amy Birks, Connor Beaton, Kim Parnell and more…



Hosted by: Content Marketing Institute

Date: February 28

Location: Online


ContentTECH 2018 will feature 6 technology-focused webinars:

  • Advanced Email Marketing with Jessica Best, Director of Data-Driven Marketing at Barkley
  • SEO with Andy Crestodina, Co-Founder / Strategic Director of Orbit Media Studios
  • Artificial Intelligence with Paul Roetzer, Founder and CEO, PR2020
  • Content Delivery/Distribution/Workflow
  • Demand Generation
  • Video


SiriusDecisions Summit Canada

Hosted by: SiriusDecisions

Date: March 1

Location: Toronto, ON

Join the Inaugural SiriusDecisions Summit Canada and network with a vibrant community of b-to-b sales, marketing and product leaders. In one day, you will learn how leading Canadian companies address growth, innovation and operational challenges. You’ll leave the event with a unique perspective on what’s working right now across the b-to-b space in Canada.



Hosted by: Hut2Hut Events

Date: March 7-8

Location: Toronto, ON

Dx3 is Canada’s largest conference for marketers. Through interactive installations and provocative content, Dx3 is your one-stop-shop for taking advantage of everything digital marketing has to offer.


TOPO Summit

Hosted by: TOPO HQ

Date: March 20-21

Location: San Francisco

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Adobe Summit

Hoted by: Adobe

Date: March 25-29

Location: Las Vegas, NV


MarTech USA

Hosted by: Third Door Media

Date: April 23-25

Location: San Jose, CA


Date: Oct 1-3

Location: Boston, MA


Marketing Nation Summit

Hosted by: Marketo

Date: April 29-May 2

Location: San Francisco, CA



Hosted by: Collision

Date: April 30-May 3

Location: New Orleans, LA

Collision is “America’s fastest growing tech conference” created by the team behind Web Summit. In three years, Collision has grown to almost 20,000 attendees from 119 countries. Attendees include CEOs of both the world’s fastest growing startups and the world’s largest companies, alongside leading investors and media.


SiriusDecisions Summit

Hosted by: SiriusDecisions

Date: May 8-10

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Join more than 3,200 of your peers for three full days of data-driven best practices research, unveiling of new innovations across the b-to-b space and networking with an elite community of sales, marketing and product leaders. The conference itself is composed of general sessions to unveil the latest b-to-b research and insights, intimate breakout sessions with SiriusDecisions analysts on niche topics, and customer case study presentations, all focused on operationalizing your company’s growth strategy.


Loyalty Expo

Hosted by: Loyalty360

Date: May 15-17

Location: Orlando, FL

Loyalty Expo is a true Voice of the Customer-driven, best practice-focused customer loyalty and reward conference. By attending, you’ll have the opportunity to network with hundreds of your fellow marketers and hear how they are reaching their customer relationship-building goals. Market leaders will be sharing their experiences and insights on customer retention strategies and trends, technologies and solutions to aid their organization on the customer loyalty journey.


Gartner Digital Marketing Conference

Hosted by: Gartner

Date: May 15-17

Location: San Diego, CA

The Gartner Digital Marketing Conference provides the insights senior marketing leaders need to deliver results in a fast-paced environment. Cut through the hype and get unbiased, actionable advice on the trends, tools, technologies and techniques you need to master your craft.

Customer Centricity Conference ’18 – Equity Accelerated

Hosted by: Ambition Data, presented in partnership with Google

Date: May 17-18

Location: San Francisco, CA

If you are engaged in bringing value to your organization, this is the conference for you. Experience the process of building customer lifetime value and customer equity and accelerating company growth.

Customer Centricity 2018 combines world-class speakers with a hands-on Customer Centricity simulation. Join with high-level marketers, executive leaders, and dynamic customer centricity experts to do more than learn theory – use quantitative metrics to test ideas for CLV, customer acquisition, customer retention, and customer development.

Customer Centricity 2018 also features world-class speakers sharing how they have leveraged their digital data to accelerate growth, including Zach Anderson of Electronic Arts, Bob McKinney of Batteries Plus Bulbs, and Anthony Choe of Provenance.

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Growth Acceleration Summit

Hosted by: ZoomInfo

Date: June 18-20

Location: Boston, MA

ZoomInfo’s Growth Acceleration Summit isn’t your typical B2B conference. Here, sales and marketing professionals are brought together, and given the skills to reach their highest potential and grow their business faster than their competitor. Period.



Hosted by: Moz

Date: July 9-11

Location: Seattle, WA

Three days, one track of forward-thinking, actionable sessions in SEO, brand development, CRO, the mobile landscape, analytics, customer experience, social and content marketing, and more.


Content Marketing World

Hosted by: Content Marketing Institute

Date: September 4-7

Location: Cleveland, OH



Hosted by: Hubspot

Date: September 4-7

Location: Boston, MA


Taxonomy Bootcamp

Hosted by: TBC London

Date: Oct 16-17

Location: London, England


MarketingProfs B2B Forum

Hosted by: Marketing Profs

Date: November 13-16

Location: Boston, MA



Hosted by: SalesForce

Date: September 25-28

Location: San Francisco, CA


Web Summit

Hosted by: Web Summit

Date: November 5-8

Location: Lisbon, Portugal


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