The 2016 Content Marketing Conference Guide: 102 Top Events

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Content marketing impacts every facet of the modern marketing puzzle, from social media to email marketing, mobile marketing, and more. As consumers have more options than ever and are overwhelmed with thousands of marketing messages, it takes much more than a simple article with a few keywords worked in to capture the attention of the modern consumer. It’s more than just creating compelling content too, with curation, distribution, syndication, promotion, and a multitude of other components that impact the end result of any content marketing initiative.


With content marketing retaining a firm position as a top priority for modern enterprises, marketing professionals and even sales professionals and executives must stay ahead of the learning curve and gain proficiency with the many content marketing tactics employed in the modern marketing landscape. We’ve created this comprehensive list of content marketing conferences and events throughout 2016, including events focused on closely related topics such as marketing writing, SEO, social media, and more, to help you identify the most valuable events for learning the latest trends and strategies across the content marketing spectrum.

We’ve listed the following 101 events in chronological order based on currently available information, grouped by quarter. For events for which dates and other information is not yet available, we’ve placed events in the month in which they were held in 2015 as an estimate (these dates are marked TBD). Likewise, registration costs are based on the information currently available but are subject to change, so it’s a good idea to confirm dates, locations, costs, and other details with each event individually as the time draws near.

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An Interactive Calendar for the 100 Best Content Marketing Events

Content Marketing Conferences and Events with Multiple Dates and Locations

1. Content Marketing Master Class
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

Content Marketing Master Class

The Content Marketing Institute’s Content Marketing Master Class is a one-day event that took a six-city tour in the last quarter of 2015. 2016 dates and locations haven’t yet been announced, but this valuable learning event is one to watch and register for in a city near you when it returns in 2016.

Cost to Attend: $695

2. Type-A Parent Conference
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

Type_A Parent Conference

The Type-A Parent Conference is a widely attended industry event catering to parent bloggers and online marketers as well as the brands who want to engage them. From Mastermind Bootcamps to regional conferences, Type-A Parent hosts numerous events throughout the year and throughout the U.S. For any content marketer who wants to learn from world-class speakers and discover meaningful ways to connect with influencers, Type-A Parent events deserve a spot on your 2016 calendar.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Type-A Vegas Mastermind Bootcamp – January 9, 2016: $47 – $2000 (sold out; wait list available)
  • Type-A West – July 7-9, 2016, Santa Fe, NM: $297 – $897
  • Type-A East – October 27-29, 2016, Walt Disney World: $47 – $897

3. Social Media Strategies Summit
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

Social Media Strategies Summit

Which stories should you share? How and where should you tell them? What tools should you use to measure their success? These questions and more are answered at the Social Media Strategies Summit, arming attendees with the knowledge and insights needed to develop effective content and social media strategies that build meaningful relationships with their audiences. The Social Media Strategies Summit is happening in Las Vegas in February 2016, Chicago in April 2016, and New York in June 2016.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Las Vegas event registration information:
    • General Conference Rate Only 3rd Early Bird: $1,799 (through January 11, 2016)
    • Government & Non-Profit Rate Conference Only 3rd Early Bird: $1,599 (through January 11, 2016)
    • Workshops: $495 each
    • Higher rates apply after deadline
  • Attendance cost information not yet available for Chicago and New York events

4. The Marketing Forum USA
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

The Marketing Forum USA

The Marketing Forum USA is brought to you by the CMO Council, offering unique, one-of-a-kind executive exchanges with conference sessions led by peers and leading industry experts, intimate sessions consisting of only 25 executives for networking and in-depth discussions, and more. The Marketing Forum USA will be held in Miami, Florida in May 2016 and in Tucscon, Arizona in October 2016.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

5. Brand Innovators Content Marketing
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

Brand Innovators Content Marketing

Brand Innovators Content Marketing Summits provide a forum for reviewing the current state of and emerging trends in content marketing. From outsourcing content marketing to building in-house, first-class newsrooms, Brand Innovators Content Marketing Summits are happening in various cities throughout 2016, such as Denver, Cincinnati, Dallas, and more.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

6. Blogging Concentrated
Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations

Blogging Concentrated

Blogging Concentrated is an event for advanced-level bloggers who know they could be working smarter, faster, cheaper, and better, and are ready to learn the tools and techniques to get better results with less. Blogging Concentrated events are happening in various cities around the world throughout 2016 in conjunction with other conferences and events.

Cost to Attend: $199 (Blogging Concentrated fee; other conference registration fees may apply)

Content Marketing Conferences and Events in Q1 2016

7. Effective Marketing Writing
January 19-20, 2016
Tampa, FL 

Effective Marketing Writing

Effective marketing writing is a key skill for content marketers, requiring the ability to craft relevant, engaging messages for a variety of formats and scenarios. The American Marketing Association’s Effective Marketing Writing event offers a refresher of key marketing writing principles, a review of writing samples, grammar and punctuation rules, and practical applications.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Non-Member: $1,945
  • Member: $1,645

8. Altitude Summit
January 20-23, 2016
Salt Lake City, UT 

Altitude Summit

Altitude Summit is a place where design bloggers, lifestyle writers, creative entrepreneurs, and the like come together to discuss what’s new, what’s working, and what’s next. It’s the premier business conference for lifestyle and design bloggers, small business owners, and social media personalities from rookies to experts.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

9. Agile Content Conference
February 1, 2016
London, UK

Agile Content Conference

The Agile Content Conference provides actionable advice and tools to help teams collaborate more effectively on content. From content techniques inspired by agile development methods to research techniques to gain an understanding of user needs, facilitation techniques to build trust in content workshops, and more, the Agile Content Conference is the event to attend to take your content marketing efforts to the next level.

Cost to Attend: £600 + VAT (early registration discount available before January 11, 2016)

10. Media Insights & Engagement Conference
February 1-3, 2016
Fort Lauderdale, FL 

Media Insights & Engagement Conference

Today’s leading researchers share insights on today’s latest trends and predictions on changes to come in the media environment. Taking place in early 2016, the Media Insights & Engagement Conference is a valuable event for any content and media professional to keep a finger on the pulse of emerging trends for the year. “Regain bottom line control by capitalizing on multi-platform viewership, creating new partnerships, and maximizing advertiser revenue. The Media Insights & Engagement Conference connects you to the latest strategies for staying ahead of disruption.”

Cost to Attend: 

  • All Access Pass: Days 1, 2 & 3 (Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday): $3,095
  • Days 1 & 2 (Monday & Tuesday Only): $2,295
  • Days 2 & 3 (Tuesday & Wednesday Only): $2,295

11. re/code Code/Media conference 
February 17-18, 2016
Dana Point, CA 

re/code Code/Media Conference

The re/code Code/Media conference is an exclusive event putting attendees up close and personal with media heavyweights and technology innovators. More than 350 of the most influential minds in media and technology attend the re/code Code/Media conference to gain one-on-one access with industry leaders who are grappling with the risk and opportunity that comes with change.

Cost to Attend: $3,000

12. Digiday Content Marketing Conference
February 10-12, 2016
Austin, TX 

Digiday Content Marketing Conference

Best-in-class digital journalism is a must for modern brands, but companies must also prove the ROI of content investments. Creating the right content, by the right influencers, and distributing it on the right channels are just a few of the skills you’ll learn at Digiday’s Content Marketing Conference.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Entry-Level Ticket: $2,595 (all sessions, keynotes, workshops, networking functions and meals on full conference days. Not included: 10-Minute Meeting appointments)
  • Standard Ticket: $6,950 (all sessions, keynotes, workshops, meals on conference days in addition to two VIP networking functions, five guaranteed 10-Minute Meetings with VIPs and the full VIP attendee list)

13. Content2Conversion
February 15-17, 2016
Scottsdale, AZ 


The must-attend content marketing and demand generation event of 2016, Content2Conversion is one of the most recognized industry conferences. Co-located with the Demand Gen Summit, this event is ideal for modern B2B marketers who want to stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends and tactics, connect with like-minded peers, and engage with leading industry experts.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Full Conference Pass: $1,295
  • Workshops: $395

14. Adapt
February 21-23, 2016
Laguna Niguel, CA 


Adapt provides attendees with the latest insights on maximizing content and data to tell compelling brand stories. More than 160 of the most senior brands, agencies, media companies, and solutions providers in the industry come together to discuss content identification, creation, and distribution.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

15. Brand Storytelling to Drive Business Results
March 1-2, 2016
Charlotte, NC 

Brand Storytelling to Drive Business Results

This two-day seminar demonstrates how to use storytelling to lead your team, author an authentic brand story, connect with employees and attract customers with shared values, and more. This event is brought to you by the American Marketing Association and is a valuable learning experience for content marketers who want to master the art of storytelling to increase brand attention and achieve business goals.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Non-Member: $1,795
  • Member: $1,495

16. High Five Conference
March 2-3, 2016
Raleigh, NC 

High Five Conference

Five compelling keynote presentations from leading industry experts, more than 20 breakout sessions, and four workshop options await attendees at the 2016 High Five Conference in Raleigh. Keynote speakers for 2016 include Ann Handley, Jay Baer, Denise Jacobs, and Scott Monty, each offering unique perspectives and valuable insights on the current trends and future of marketing.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

17. Content Marketing
March 3-4, 2016
Chicago, IL 

Content Marketing

This AMA event focuses on harnessing the power of content to fuel your brand. “This workshop will focus on how to create and leverage the myriad forms of content to promote businesses, retain customers, influence word of mouth, close the decision gap on prospects and leverage content as a brand differentiator. Learn to deliver great content in the right forms and places, and in a way that is specifically mapped to your audience’s information needs and buying stages.”

Cost to Attend: 

  • Non-Member: $1,795
  • Member: $1,495

18. Intelligent Content Conference
March 7-9, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

Intelligent Content Conference

The only content strategy event specifically designed for marketing practitioners, the goal of CMI’s Intelligent Content Conference is to focus on the movement away from the copy/paste mentality of most marketers toward a format-free, modular, and single-source approach to content creation and distribution. This event is three fun-filled days packed with case studies, speakers, workshops, panels, and much more.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Regular: $695 (through March 4th)
  • On-Site: $795

19. Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing, and Corporate Communications at Disney World
March 9-11, 2016
Lake Buena Vista, FL 

Social Media Conference

New features and emerging social media platforms for brands, powerful storytelling techniques to find and engage brand advocates, metrics and benchmarks for measuring social media success, and smart and effective strategies for distributing your content across social media channels are the key topics discussed at the Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing, and Corporate Communications at Disney World conference.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Regular: $1,195
  • Member Price: $945

20. CMI Executive Forum
March 10-11, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

CMI Executive Forum

The CMI Executive Forum is “an exclusive meeting of 50 global senior-level marketers in the discipline of content marketing. The event includes presentations from top marketing practitioners and thought leaders about what senior-level marketers need to know,” including up-and-coming content marketing trends, budgets, distribution, and creation innovation.

Cost to Attend: $1,750

21. LeadsCon
March 15-17, 2016
Las Vegas


More than 2,800 leaders in performance marketing and lead generation, more than 100 trend-setting speakers, over 30 powerful sessions on cutting-edge digital technologies, and plenty of networking opportunities are slated for the LeadsCon 2016 event in Las Vegas. From improving buyer-seller relationships to maximizing content marketing, engaging through email, and more, LeadsCon is a valuable learning experience for modern content marketers.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Full Conference: $895 through January 22nd; $1,195 on-site
  • Content Marketing Workshop: The Proven 8 Step Formula: $195
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Workshop: From Visibility To Revenue: $195

22. The Content Council Spring Conference
March 21-22, 2016
New York, NY 

The Content Council Spring Conference

Aimed at C-level agency executives, brand CMOs, the media, and vendors, The Content Council’s Spring Conference focuses on the latest trends and content strategies.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

23. Email Evolution Conference
March 30 – April 1, 2016
New Orleans, LA 

Email Evolution Conference

“Whether you’re looking to inject a big dose of digital enhancement into your campaign, or just want to seek out the trends that will keep you a cut above the rest, the Email Evolution Conference’s invigorating blend of exclusive content, expert advice, cutting-edge technologies and exclusive networking can deliver you the updated look-or total transformation-you need to keep those customers coming back for more.” With a focus on email marketing, a critical component of an overall content marketing campaign, content marketers who want to up the ante with email marketing in 2016 will want to attend the Email Evolution Conference.

Cost to Attend (regular prices listed; early registration discounts available; late registration fees may apply): 

  • Conference & Workshop (March 30 – April 1, 2016)
    • eec/DMA Member: $1,495
    •  Non-Member: $1,795
  • Conference Only (March 31 – April 1, 2016)
    • eec/DMA Member: $1,195
    • Non-Member: $1,495
  • Workshop Only (March 30, 2016)
    • eec/DMA Member: $595
    • Non-Member: $695


Content Marketing Conferences and Events in Q2 2016

24. Content Marketing Strategies (CMS / DITA NA 2016)
April 4-6, 2016
Reston, VA 


The Center for Information-Development Management is hosting the 18th annual Content Marketing Strategies/DITA North America Conference in April 2016 in Reston, Virginia. A “community of people who believe that international standards, structured content, reuse capabilities, and multiple media delivery are the directions of the future,” this event is worth attending for content marketers desiring better content management practices.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Valentine Discount: Non CIDM Member: $1,495.00
  • CIDM Members: $1,395.00

25. Content and Creativity
April 6, 2016
London, UK 

Content and Creativity

Get inspired by creative content campaigns presented by expert speakers, an analysis of why they worked, and discuss ideas for creative content with a community of peers at the Content and Creativity afternoon seminar in London, brought to you by the Internet Advertising Bureau UK.

Cost to Attend: 

  • IAB Member: FREE
  • IAB Non-member: £120 +VAT
  • Advertiser: FREE

26. MadWorld
April 10-12, 2016
San Diego, CA


The premier technical communication and content strategy conference, MadWorld is targeted to technical writers, documentation managers, and content strategists. Session content ranges from content strategy to single source publishing, advanced print publishing, search and SEO, and more.

Cost to Attend: $1,899 (January 16th – April 10th)

27. Social Tools Summit
April 12, 2016
Boston, MA 

Social Tools Summit

A conference dedicated exclusively to using business tools to scale the ROI of your social media efforts, the Social Tools Summit is targeted to executives and managers in social business, social media, marketing, public relations, corporate communications, sales, business development, and human resources. From product experts and speakers to focus groups and more, the Social Tools Summit promises to be a knowledge-packed event for modern marketing professionals.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

28. NAB Show
April 18-21, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

NAB Show

The NAB Show is an event on the cutting edge of technology, bringing together attendees representing every sector of the media and entertainment industry, including Broadcast, Digital Media, Film, Entertainment, Telecom, Post-Production, Academia, Houses of Worship, Advertising, Military, Government, Retail, Security, Sports, Live Events, Online Video, IT, Virtual and Augmented Reality, and more, for a six-day event in Las Vegas embracing the immersive experiences reshaping the reality of modern media. The NAB Show is a leading event and a must-attend for marketers seeking the latest innovations and inspiration from some of the most forward-thinking media companies.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

29. IEG 2016
April 17-20, 2016
Chicago, IL 

IEG 2016

The IEG’s 33rd annual sponsorship conference brings more than 1,200 forward-thinking leaders to discuss emerging best practices, insights, and analytics for succeeding in the industry in which the only constant is change. Find out how marketplace leaders are making sponsorships work in the modern context, where legacy sponsorship models no longer apply.

Cost to Attend: 

  • One Attendee: $1,995
  • Two to Five Attendees: $1,795 (Save $200 on each registration)
  • Six or More Attendees: $1,695 (Save $300 on each registration)
  • Military Rate: $1,495* (Save $500)

30. Marketing United
April 18-20, 2016
Nashville, TN

Marketing United

Featuring world-class speakers, networking opportunities, and ample learning experiences focused on the best and latest marketing techniques and strategies, Emma’s Marketing United conference is quickly proving to be a must-attend for modern marketers needing to stay abreast of up-to-the-moment industry advancements.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird: $495
  • Early Bird + Pre-conference (available for Emma customers): $795

31. New Media Expo
April 18-21, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

New Media Expo

Learn from and connect with more than 250 speakers, 1,000 exhibitors, and 100,000 of the world’s greatest content creators at the New Media Expo, the world’s leading event for content creators since 2007.

Cost to Attend: 

  • VIP Pass: $397
  • Content Creator Pass: $197
  • Exhibit Hall Only Pass: FREE

32. Brandworks University
April 19-21, 2016
Madison, WI 

Brandworks University

Lindsay, Stone, and Briggs presents the 26th annual Brandworks University, with a focus on driving long-term growth and profits while lifting short-term results. Referred to as the TED of marketing conferences, Brandworks University offers MBA-level learning on the latest marketing insights, cutting-edge strategies, and the most up-to-date tactics resulting in both long-term and short-term results.

Cost to Attend: 

  • December 16 – January 30, 2016: $1,499
  • January 31 – March 15, 2016: $1,699
  • March 16 – April 15, 2016: $1,999
  • Groups of 5-9 receive 10% off. (Groups of 10 or more, contact for discounted prices)
  • Non-Profit price $1,000 per attendee

33. Marketing Innovation Summit for B2B
April 20-21, 2016
San Francisco, CA 

Marketing Innovation Summit for B2B

The most innovative and prominent B2B marketers from around the world attend Marketing Innovation Summit for B2B to share the latest strategies, discuss emerging trends, and network with leading peers at this premier industry event brought to you by Demandbase.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

34. Super Content Marketing
April 21, 2016
Stockholm, Sweden

Super Content Marketing

Marketers, brands, storytellers, and content strategists gather at Sweden’s biggest content marketing event to learn techniques for building brands and increasing revenues in the evolving marketing landscape. Gain cutting-edge knowledge and learn advanced skills from leading industry experts and connect with peers in your industry at the second annual Super Content Marketing event.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird: 3990 SEK (by January 22nd)
  • Standard: 5990 SEK (after January 22nd)

35. World Conference on Media & Mass Communication 2016
April 21-22, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand

World Conference on Media & Mass Communication

The World Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2016, the second annual conference of its type, “is the premier forum for the presentation of research and new advances in the fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied Media, Journalism, and Mass Communication. The conference will bring together leading researchers, educators, administrators, and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world.”

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

36. Forrester Marketing 2016
April 26-27, 2016
New York, NY 

Forrester Marketing 2016

Forrester Marketing 2016, Forrester’s premier gathering for marketing leaders and professionals, helps modern marketers deepen their understanding of their rapidly evolving digital customers. “Marketing professionals will learn how to master available options for technologies, agencies, and suppliers in today’s complex marketing ecosystems and orchestrate powerful marketing campaigns and tactics across multiple channels and platforms.”

Cost to Attend (Early Bird prices apply until March 12th): 

  • Clients: Regular $2,195, Early Bird $1,995
  • Non-clients: Regular $2,395, Early Bird $2,195
  • Government, education, and nonprofit: Regular $2,095, Early Bird $1,895

37. Modern Marketing Experience North America 
April 26-28, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

Modern Marketing Experience

Oracle Marketing Cloud’s Modern Marketing Experience North America conference is a leading event for digital marketers and industry leaders, providing insights into how data-driven marketing delivers transformative business results. “Evolve your methods by taking home best practices from practitioners and experts in session tracks featuring cross-channel orchestration, engagement marketing, harnessing innovation, and audience data and advertising. Explore today’s proven strategies and tools that you can use to power digital marketing innovation and revenue generation tomorrow.” More than 1,000 marketers attended the Modern Marketing Experience Europe 2015 event, which took place in London, with thousands anticipated at the 2016 conference in Las Vegas.

Cost to Attend: $999 (through January 17, 2016)

38. IA Summit
May 4-8, 2016
Atlanta, GA 

IA Summit

The IA Summit addresses the challenges of the new norm of cross-channel, data-dependent, context-aware content. A gathering of a diverse collection of voices from within the discipline and beyond to discuss the continued evolution of practices, IA Summit offers materials and information from the theoretical to the immediately practical.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

39. SoundBoard
May 5, 2016
Athens, GA


A full-day, cross-functional marketing conference, SoundBoard is a leading event bringing together industry experts and marketing professionals and executives to share best practices, tips and strategies to improve online marketing results. Last year’s event offered four session tracks including Content, Production, Business, and Social Media, although this year’s event will be restructured to enable attendees to readily attend most or all sessions. 2016 marks the third-annual SoundBoard event, which will be held in Athens, Georgia.

Cost to Attend: 

  • General Admission: $175
  • Group of 5+: $150

40. Marketing Nation Summit
May 9-12, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

Marketing Nation Summit

Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit is the largest marketing conference of the year. With the opportunity to connect with thousands of industry peers, learn from leading marketing authorities, gain insights on the latest advances in marketing strategies, and even attend workshops and earn certifications, the Marketing Nation Summit is an event not to miss.

Cost to Attend:

  • Full pass $1,895
  • Group rates: Save up to $400 per registrant

41. MMA Mobile Marketing Leadership Forum
May 10-11, 2016
New York, NY

Mobile Marketing Leadership Forum

MMA’s Mobile Marketing Leadership Forum addresses the massive shift in media consumption and the opportunity for brands to get closer to their consumers with the right mobile marketing strategy. As mobile becomes an integral channel for content marketing, content marketers attending the MMA Mobile Marketing Leadership Forum are able to keep up with the pace of digital media.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Two-Day Pass by March 11, 2016
    • Members: $899
    • Non-Members: $1,299
  • Two-Day Pass by April 8, 2016
    • Members: $1,099
    • Non-Members: $1,499
  • Two-Day Pass after April 8, 2016
    • Members: $1,299
    • Non-Members: $1,699

42. Authority Rainmaker
May 2016 (TBD)
Location TBD

Authority Rainmaker

In 2014, then Copyblogger Media produced a different kind of online marketing conference designed to provide attendees with actionable advice and memorable takeaways to put to use in the real world. In 2015, Authority Rainmaker was bigger and better conference with a single track spanning two days covering design, content, traffic, and conversion. Information for the 2016 event is not yet available, but this conference is one to watch.

Cost to Attend: $995

43. Engage Prague
May 11-13, 2016
Prague, Czech Republic

Engage Prague

Engage is a global conference brought to you by Socialbakers. The “world’s best social media business summit,” Engage Prague 2015 was a tremendous success with more than 1,000 attendees from 70 countries, 25 workshops, 15,000 tweets, and 6,000 livestreamers. Get in on the action at Engage Prague 2016 and learn how social, data, and advanced measurement are impacting the marketing industry.

Cost to Attend: 

  • First 100 Early Bird Tickets:
    • $1,299 (4 nights accommodation included)
    • $799 (no hotel needed)
  • Full registration cost information not yet available
  • Socialbakers clients receive one complimentary ticket

44. Content Marketing Conference
May 17-19, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

Content Marketing Conference

Content Marketing Conference is returning for its second year in 2016, offering actionable content marketing tactics, tools, and techniques through more than 30 sessions, presentations from power speakers, and peer-to-peer learning. Attendance is capped at 300 attendees to maximize networking and discussion opportunities.

Cost to Attend (early registration discounts available): 

  • All Access Pass: $1,647
  • 2-Day Pass: $1,097
  • Combo Pass: $1,497
  • Workshop Only: $1,047

45. Confab Central 
May 18-20, 2016
Minneapolis, MN

Confab Central

Returning for the sixth year running, the leading content strategy conference will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota in May 2016. Join 650 fellow content strategy enthusiasts for three days of learning, networking, workshops, and more.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

46. ASJA Annual Writers Conference
May 20-21, 2016
New York, NY 

ASJA Annual Writers Conference

The American Society of Journalists and Authors hosts an Annual Writers Conference. While this event is geared towards freelance writers, there’s also valuable content that helps any writer hone their skills, including content marketers.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

47. The Social Shake-Up
May 24-25, 2016
Atlanta, GA 

The Social Shake Up

The theme of the fourth annual Social Shake-Up conference, brought to you by Social Media Today, is “Social is the Soul of Digital.” Thought leaders from top brands explore how the social framework underpins everything in digital and how to be a part of the digital transformation. Coupled with breakout sessions with actionable case studies and ample networking opportunities, The Social Shake-Up is a valuable event for learning the latest trends in social media and gaining insights on capitalizing on social to expand the reach of your content.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

48. The Conversion Road Trip
June 2016

The Conversion Road Trip

A four-day, multi-city event series focused on the best in conversion and marketing, Unbounce’s Conversion Road Trip is a unique experience featuring the most forward-thinking conversion optimization and marketing experts offering compelling presentations on everything from landing page design to copywriting mastery, content marketing, growth marketing, and much more. In 2015, The Conversion Road Trip hit New York, Toronto, Chicago, and Boston. Sign up to stay in the loop for 2016 to find out where this extraordinary event will be headed this year.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

49. Content Rising Summit
June 2016 (TBD)

Content Rising Summit

The Content Rising Summit, brought to you by Skyword, takes attendees on a journey to uncover the essential truths of their brands and explore their brand story in ways that both challenge and elevate it. Anyone who leads their organization’s content strategy, creates content, manages digital strategy, or even edits the company’s blog will want to attend the Content Rising Summit.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

50. The Content Marketing Academy
June 2-3, 2016
Edinburgh, Scotland

The Content Marketing Academy

The Content Marketing Academy is Scotland’s only content marketing conference, which began in 2014 as a small event with 60 delegates. Aiming to build and improve each year upon the previous year’s offerings, The Content Marketing Academy showcases the best of content marketing and provides actionable insights for marketers and business professionals who want to gain proficiency in the practice.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

51. Content in Context
June 6-8, 2016
Philadelphia, PA 

Content in Context

Content in Context is the annual conference of the AAP PreK-12 Learning Group consisting of three days’ worth of high-powered programming for education business professionals. The 2015 Content in Context conference focused on Development & Delivery for Digital Learners, offering practical breakout sessions on developing for the digital learner and general sessions analyzing strategies for growth in today’s uncertain climate. For fresh takes on content development and distribution, policy, and marketing strategy, the 2016 Content in Context event is a must-attend learning experience for any marketer in the education space.

Cost to Attend (2015 rates listed; 2016 registration information not yet available. Rates listed are regular prices; early registration discounts may be available): 

  • AAP Member: $1,299
  • Group Rate: $1,099
  • Non-Member: $1,999

52. AND Conference
June 13, 2016
Indianapolis, IN

AND Conference

Rand Fishkin will present a ground-breaking keynote at AND Conference, a production of Element Three, “where scientists and storytellers live out loud.” A marketing conference where scientists and storytellers come together for a blending of the minds to investigate the future of marketing and advertising at the intersection of tech and creative. A fascinating event that’s sure to both impress and inform any content marketer, getting to AND should be a top priority in June 2016.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird: $249 through March 31, 2016
  • General Admission: $349 by June 10, 2016

53. Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
June 18-25, 2016
Cannes, France

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Creativity drives great content marketing, and that’s why content marketers attend the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, a seven-day event packed with innovation, talks, workshops, and “everything you need to successfully campaign for creativity – the connections, the education, the benchmark and the inspiration.” The theme of the 2016 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is “Matters for Business, for Change, for Good,” promising an extraordinary experience like no other.

Cost to Attend: 

  • VIP: from €3,750 (Choose VIP area, priority accommodation and line-skip privileges.)
  • Popular: from €1,495 (Choose full access for four or eight days, or networking-only options.)
  • Under 30: from €895 (Reduced rates for students and professionals under 30.)
  • Specialist: from €995 (Specialist events for Healthcare, Innovation & Entertainment.)
  • School: from €2,295 (Training for students, rising stars and business leaders.)
  • Additional options available including Diplomas, CMO Accelerator, Masters, and Creative Leadership

54. Call to Action Conference
June 19-21, 2016
Vancouver, BC 

Call to Action Conference

The Call to Action Conference is brought to you by Unbounce, the leading authority on conversion rate optimization. Keynotes and presentations by thought leaders like Unbounce’s own Oli Gardner, Tim Ash, and Talia Wolf, panels featuring recognized thought leaders, and valuable discussions provide key insights on the latest CRO trends and techniques, copywriting, email, UX, pay-per-click, and much more.

Cost to Attend: 

  • $449 CAD* (Regular $849 CAD) Unbounce Customer Early Bird
  • $599 CAD* (Regular $999 CAD) Early Bird
  • $549 CAD* (Regular $949 CAD) Early Bird Group of (2+)
  • $299 Super Early Bird Tickets (SOLD OUT)

55. MnSearch Summit
June 24, 2016
Minneapolis, MN

Mn Search Summit

A full day of learning from industry thought leaders delivering forward-thinking digital strategies and tactics, MnSearch Summit is a conference for marketing and business professionals from Minnesota and the greater Midwest for an elite lineup of speakers and sessions. Whether you’re an agency, in-house, or independent marketer, MnSearch Summit offers valuable expertise encompassing topics such as SEO, PPC, social media, email, content, video, analytics, and more.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Member Super Early-Bird: $289 (through January 29, 2016)
  • Super Early-Bird Registration: $289 (through January 29, 2016)
  • Super Early-Bird Registration + Official MnSearch Membership: $364 (through January 29, 2016)
  • Student Registration: $269 (through June 24, 2016)
  • Non-Profit Registration: $269 (through June 24, 2016)


Content Marketing Conferences and Events in Q3 2016

56. The Podcast Movement
July 6-8, 2016
Chicago, IL 

The Podcast Movement

Podcasting has solidified its position as part of the content marketing mix, particularly in recent years. The Podcast Movement is an event dedicated to the art and science of podcasting, featuring four tracks including Creation, Technical, Industry, and Marketing, allowing attendees to choose an educational program addressing their specific focus or requirements. From building a relationship with your audience to conducting interviews, monetization, and more, The Podcast Movement is a must-attend event for any marketer already using or considering adding a podcast to their marketing lineup.

Cost to Attend:  

  • Standard Registration Price: $409
  • At the Door Cost: $509

57. iRetreat Conference
July 10-12, 2016
New Orleans, LA 

iRetreat Conference

The iRetreat Conference heads into its sixth year running in 2016, an event that focuses on connecting brands with influencers. Attendees call it “a conference for influencers by influencers.” The conference emphasizes the ABCs of blogging: Aspire, Build, and Connect.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Full Access Pass: $299
  • Early Bird Full Access Pass: $249 by July 12, 2016
  • SOLO Pass: $99 – (Significant Other/Loved One) must be purchased in conjunction with a full access pass. This can be used for one significant other in the same household as the original passholder.

58. MobileBeat
July 11-12, 2016
San Francisco, CA 


In its ninth year in 2016, VentureBeat’s MobileBeat conference “is the place to meet and learn how to win on mobile from the most disruptive brands and thought-leaders in the mobile industry.” With mobile being a channel marketers can no longer ignore, content marketers will find MobileBeat valuable for keeping pace with the latest trends in the industry.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Advance Ticket: $1,495 (through May 31, 2016)
  • Standard Ticket: $1,795
  • Last Chance: $1,995

59. BlogHer Conference
August 4-6, 2016
Los Angeles, CA 

BlogHer Conference

The world’s largest celebration of women content creators across social media, video, photos, and the web, BlogHer is one of the most prominent blogging conferences of the year. Programming and speakers for the 2016 event will be announced in Q1 2016, but BlogHer promises impressive keynotes, valuable sessions, and opportunities to connect with brands and bloggers.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Self-Sponsored Blogger Rate: Full Conference Pass: $699 (through August 6, 2016)
  • Student Rate: Full Conference: $99 (through August 6, 2016)
  • Blogger/Social Media Influencer: Networking Only Pass: $149 (through August 6, 2016)
  • Company: Networking Only Pass: $299 (through August 6, 2016)
  • Hatch: Full Conference Ticket: $99 (through August 6, 2016)

60. Public Media Development & Marketing Conference
August 10-13, 2016
Boston, MA 

Public Media Development & Marketing Conference

The PMDMC has become the largest annual meeting in public radio in the last few years. “In 2012 PBS began producing television-specific sessions at PMDMC for public television fundraising professionals, making PMDMC the premier meeting for all of public media development. More than 1250 public media professionals attended PMDMC 2015 in Washintgon, DC.”

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird conference registration before May 20: $699 Greater Public and PBS member stations / $1049 non-members
  • Regular conference registration after May 20: $799 Greater Public and PBS member stations / $1149 non-members​
  • Pre-conference workshops: $399 members and non-members

61. ProBlogger Training
August 2016 (TBD)
Australia (TBD)

ProBlogger Training

ProBlogger Training is Australia’s longest-running and largest blogging event equipping attendees with knowledge and insights to build profitable blogs. Attendees learn tactics for monetization including creating products, services, and events, growing sustainable profitability, growing readership, and other tips for maximizing blogging results in the modern landscape. 2016 event details are not yet available, but you can sign up for updates on ProBlogger events to be the first to be notified about this year’s training event.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

62. Social Fresh Conference
August 18-21, 2016
Orlando, FL 

SocialFresh Conference

Social Fresh is a social media training company hosting the longest-running social marketing conference, Social Fresh Conference. Since 2009, Social Fresh has hosted 15 conferences dedicated to social media marketing. Featuring useful and practical sessions, everyone from beginning marketers to advanced social media professionals will find valuable takeaways at Social Fresh Conference. Featuring a single track with single presenters only, attendees won’t miss a moment of the action at Social Fresh.

Cost to Attend: $797 (2016 pre-sale for a limited time)

63. Content & Native Conference 2016
September 7, 2016
London, UK

Content and Native Conference

Content & Native Conference, hosted by the Internet Advertising Bureau UK, is the event where the roles of agency, publisher, and advertiser meet. During this half-day conference, attendees explore how the industry works closely together to ensure that transparency remains a hallmark of good practice as well as how content is leading the development of premium inventory.

Cost to Attend: 

  • IAB Member: £249 +VAT
  • IAB Non-member: £498 +VAT
  • Advertiser: FREE

64. Content Strategy Summit
September 2016 (TBD)

Content Strategy Summit

Environments for Humans brings together the web’s most notable experts on content strategy and message architecture for the Content Strategy Summit, a virtual event any marketer can attend from any location (as long as you have Wi-Fi). The Content Strategy Summit 2016 event information is not yet available, but watch for details in the spring or summer of 2016.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

65. Content Marketing World
September 6-9, 2016
Cleveland, OH 

Content Marketing World

The Content Marketing Institute’s premier event, Content Marketing World is one of the most-attended content marketing conferences throughout the year. Featuring more than 80 sessions presented by the best and brightest minds in the content marketing industry, more than 3,500 marketers from 55+ countries, hands-on industry labs, networking, and more, Content Marketing World is a prestigious event offering comprehensive education on the latest advances in content marketing.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

66. MozCon
September 12-14, 2016
Seattle, WA 


MozCon is “not your typical marketing event,” offering three-days of actionable sessions on SEO, social media, community building, content marketing, and more, next-level advice from widely recognized speakers, and networking opportunities galore, MozCon is a must-attend event for any marketer in 2016.

Cost to Attend (sales end January 31, 2016): 

  • Moz Subscribers – Early Bird Pricing!: $799
  • General Admission – Early Bird Pricing!: $1,299
  • Group of 5-9 Early Bird Discount for Moz Subscribers: $679
  • Group of 5-9 Early Bird Discount for General Admission: $1,104
  • Group of 10+ Early Bird Discount for Moz Subscribers: $639
  • Group of 10+ Early Bird Discount for General Admission: $1,039

67. dmexco
September 14-15, 2016
Cologne, Germany 


More than 43,000 trade visitors attended dmexco 2015, 881 exhibitors, and 500 top speakers, discussing the key digital strategies companies will be relying on now and in the future for digital success. dmexco is positioned as the global center of the digital economy, with continuous interest shown in this event from all sectors of the global economy. For marketers who want to keep a finger on the pulse of the global marketing current, dmexco is an event not to miss.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

68. Content Strategy Innovation Summit
September 14-15, 2016
Los Angeles, CA

Content Strategy Innovation Summit

The Innovation Enterprise hosts numerous summits in different subject areas throughout the year and in many locations, but the Content Strategy Innovation Summit is of particular interest to content marketers. “Learn from industry experts and exchange ideas through deep dive discussion sessions. Innovate your content strategy after hearing the latest best practices and lessons learnt from leading organizations.”

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird Silver Pass: $1,295
  • Early Bird Gold Pass: $1,595
  • Access All Areas: $2,095
  • One Day Pass: $795
  • OnDemand Pass: $600

69. Bloggy Conference
September 16-18, 2016
Sandusky, OH 

Bloggy Conference

Emerging in 2011 as an extension of the Bloggy Moms Network, “Bloggy Conference exists to offer you a new and continuously developing approach to growth, networking and education in our ever-changing social media world.” For useful information to empower your social media longevity to resources for generating revenue, opportunities to connect with influencers and network with fellow bloggers, Bloggy Conference offers a multitude of opportunities to learn and engage.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Blogger Pass: $105
  • Early Bird: $95
  • Business Class: $175

70. Confab Intensive
September 19-21, 2016
Seattle, WA 

Confab Intensive

Three days of hands-on content strategy awaits you at Confab Intensive, taking place in September 2016 in Seattle, Washington. Featuring deep-dive workshops covering UX, workflow, editorial, CMS, governance, and more, Confab Intensive is a comprehensive event encompassing every aspect of content marketing.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Earliest-bird discount (December 15–March 11): $1,499
  • Early-bird discount (March 12–August 1): $1,699
  • Standard rate (August 2–September 12): $1,899
  • On-site (September 19): $1,999

71. Confluence Conference
September 22-23, 2016
Oklahoma City, OK 

Confluence Conference

Confluence Conference is the complete digital marketing conference featuring industry-leading speakers on social media, content marketing, SEM, PR, branding, and UX. Meet digital influencers, connect with peers, and learn the latest trends in every facet of digital and content marketing at this leading event.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

72. Social Brand Forum 2016
September 22-23, 2016
Iowa City, IA 

Social Brand Forum

One of the nation’s premier digital marketing events, Social Brand Forum 2016 features recognized presenters like Joe Pulizzi and Jay Baer, interactive discussions, networking, and more. This event is designed to enable digital marketers to build better brands through content, conversations, and community. While the agenda is still being built out for 2016, this year’s event promises an enriching, engaging experience like no other.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

73. Delight Conference
September 26-28, 2016
Portland, OR 

Delight Conference

More than 400 business, design, and technology professionals come together for the Delight Conference to introduce big ideas, participate in interactive discussions, and build lasting connections. From a lively mix of keynotes combined with shorter talks in a single-track, shared experience, Delight Conference is an event to add to your 2016 agenda if you’re a marketer passionate about creating exceptional experiences.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available


Content Marketing Conferences and Events in Q4 2016

74. Information Development World
September-October 2016 (TBD)
Location TBD

Information Development World

Information Development World is an annual conference produced by The Content Wrangler and Content Rules. It’s the only conference dedicated to helping organizations rethink the way they create, manage, and deliver content experiences. More than 400 attendees representing every industry come to this event to learn from more than 100 of the world’s most prestigious thought leaders in content marketing, information architecture, community management, and other key topics of importance to the modern content marketer.

Cost to Attend (based on 2015 costs; dates and final prices TBD): 

  • Early: $1,500
  • Regular: $1,800
  • Late: $2,200

75. LavaCon
October 26-29, 2016
Las Vegas, NV


LavaCon “is a gathering place for content strategists, content engineers, documentation managers, and other content professionals. It is a unique opportunity to share with your peers best practices and lessons learned (both what worked and what didn’t).” Learn how to solve content-related business problems to achieve goals and increase revenue, network with industry peers, and learn from the greatest minds in the content marketing industry. This event is also available virtually, allowing content marketers to get in on the learning action from anywhere.

Cost to Attend: 

  • In-Person Attendance: Tuition: $2,450
  • Virtual Attendance:
    • Single attendee: $650
    • Enterprise license: $3,900

76. Revolve Conference
October 29-30, 2016
Charleston, SC 

Revolve Conference

Revolve Conference is a gathering of marketers, designers, and entrepreneurs who are influencing future trends. Learn from platform-changing thinkers and disruptive innovators in the creative industry, get inspiration, connect with like-minded creatives, and gain a professional edge at Revolve Conference.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Admission: $499
  • Group discounts available

77.  Ascend Summit
October 2016 (TBD)
Location TBD

Ascend Summit

Four keynotes, 11 sessions, and 300 attendees fill out two full days of energizing talks and discussions on multi-platform content strategy, conversion optimization, SEO, and other pressing topics at Ascend Summit. Gain actionable tactics and insights to create next-level content strategies, meet top thinkers in the industry, and build valuable connections with peers at this leading event produced by Aweber.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

78. New York Media Festival
October 2016 (TBD)
New York, NY 

New York Media Festival

“NYME brings together the leading companies in entertainment, media and technology for riveting discussion and debate. Conferences include 1-day programs on Games, Video and Music with focus on Brands, Advertising, Monetization and Distribution.” An Innovation Summit for executives, innovators, and content creators, a tech-media crawl, and parties for connecting with like-minded media professionals make the NYME an event not to miss.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

79. C3 Conductor
October 2016 (TBD)
New York, NY 

C3 Conductor

C3 Conductor is “the only event dedicated to the art, science and strategy of reaching your customers on the organic channels they trust. Come learn how to reach customers for free (and have them love you for it) from 1250+ other marketing professionals and industry leaders.” Learn from authentic stories at the intersection of content, search, and unpaid media from brands gaining tremendous traction through organic methods. Sign up to get updates when registration is open for C3 2016 so you’re sure not to miss this one-of-a-kind event.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

80. InboundCon 2016
October 6 2016
CBC Glenn Gould Studio ( 250 Front St W), Toronto, ON M5V 3G5, Canada


InboundCon is Canada’s largest inbound marketing conference with a focus on actionable strategies.

There is a great lineup of speakers this year including Will Reynolds of SEER, Michael Aagaard of Unbounce, Ed Fry of, and many others. The conference is being sponsored by Moz and BrightLocal.

To get an idea of what lies in store, check out this great video recap of last year’s conference.

InboundCon 2015 featured nine sessions, one full-stack panel, and one fireside chat for a jam-packed day of learning about all things inbound marketing. From SEO to link building to general marketing strategy and of course content, InboundCon covers all the essentials in a one-day event.

Cost to Attend: 

  • General Admission: $699
  • General Admission 2+: $649

81. Festival of Marketing
October 5-6, 2016
London, UK 

Festival of Marketing

London’s Festival of Marketing has something of interest for virtually every role within the greater realm of marketing, from CMOs to digital evangelists, brand gurus, content marketers, strategists, and more. Thousands of marketers, brands, and agencies attend this major event to discover, shape, and celebrate the future of marketing.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

82. Pubcon Las Vegas 2016
October 10-13, 2016
Las Vegas, NV 

Pubcon Las Vegas

A leading social media and optimization conference and expo, this multi-day, multi-track event “features the industry’s leading businesses, start-ups, speakers, keynotes, exhibitors, and sponsors involved in social media, digital marketing, search engines, and online advertising, and will offer a week-long look at the future of technology presented by a vast array of the world’s top innovators, along with being the exclusive host to the fourth annual U.S. Search Awards.”

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

83. Digital Commerce Summit
October 13-14, 2016
Denver, CO 

Digital Commerce Summit

The premier live educational event for people who create and sell digital products and services, Digital Commerce Summit already has an impressive speaker lineup including Rand Fishkin, Laura Roeder, Brian Clark (founder of Copyblogger Media-turned-Rainmaker Digital, parent company of the Digital Commerce Institute), and many more, with more to come.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Academy + Summit – Limited time: $595, full price $995 (then $395 for additional years of Academy)
  • Digital Commerce Academy only: $395 per year
  • Summit only: $595 (one time)

84. NEPA BlogCon
October 15, 2016
Location TBD 

NEPA BlogCon

Northeast PA’s only blogging and social media conference, this regional event offers exclusive access to the area’s top internet professionals, the latest tips and tactics for enhancing your blog and social media presence, and more. All proceeds from this event benefit a technology and programming camp for girls in grades 4-6.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

85. &Then 2016
October 16-18, 2016
Los Angeles, CA 


Marketing analysts, strategists, copywriters, and CEOs attend &Then, a DMA event offering hundreds of content-rich sessions, insights from marketing celebrities, networking, and more. With a stellar partner network and a leading panel of expert speakers, &Then promises to be a spectacular event.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Early Bird Pricing: $1,095 through January 15, 2016
  • On-Site Pricing: $2,295
  • DMA members save over 40%

86. B2B Marketing Forum
October 18-21, 2016
Boston, MA 

B2B Marketing Forum

MarketingProfs’ B2B Marketing Forum is celebrating its 10th year in 2016, bringing innovators, thought leaders, and B2B marketing professionals together for the latest insights and workshops on content strategy, marketing writing, storytelling, landing pages, branding, and more. Attendees are certain to leave armed with plenty of actionable insights to put to use to get better results from their campaigns.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Half-day workshops: $495 each or two for $795 per person
  • Full Conference Price: $1,795
  • Pre-Sale: $995 (limited time through January 15, 2016)

87. Content Marketing Insider Summit
October 19-22, 2016
Location TBD

Content Marketing Insider Summit

MediaPost’s Content Marketing Insider Summit digs deep into how marketers can build publishing strategies that lead to measurable results, satisfying stakeholders’ demand for proof of ROI. From top-level content strategy planning to calculating ROI, this event investigates every facet of the content economy to determine where and how it pays off.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

88. Experience
Nov 1, 2016
New World Stages, 340 West 50th Street, New York, NY 10019


Experience brings together leaders from across the industry to discuss the important topics on the minds of modern marketers – data-driven strategies, emerging platforms, social influence and other ways to influence today’s consumers, paired with success stories from marketers who have made a meaningful impact.

Cost to Attend: Register online for details

89. Blogalicious
November 3-5, 2016
Location TBD 


The Blogalicious Conference is an event for social media influencers, industry leaders, and leading brands to come together to discuss “ways to create smarter creative content, impactful web-based marketing, as well as new programs, people, and platforms that engage your audience and build relationships.” The 2016 location is yet to be announced, but watch for details coming soon.

Cost to Attend: VIP Mastermind Day + Regular Conference: $511

90. MarketingLand’s Social Pro Conference
November 2016 (TBD)
Location TBD 

MarketingLand SocialPro Conference

From workshops and speakers to exhibitors and sponsors, MarketingLand’s SocialPro conference has abundant opportunities for content and social media marketers who want to learn the latest strategies, gain access to industry experts, network with peers, and stay on top of the ever-changing social media landscape.

Cost to Attend: 

  • All Access Pass: $1,695
  • All Access Pass – One Day: $1,095
  • Workshops: $1,195
  • Marketing Land Social Media Boot Camp: $699
  • Expo+ Pass: $50

91. Podcaster’s Paradise Cruise
November 2016 (TBD)
Locations TBD 

Podcasters Paradise Cruise

Podcaster’s Paradise Cruise is organized by and, offering an exclusive experience that blends learning with the ultimate cruise experience. Last year’s event included 10 of the world’s most recognized podcast personalities with an elite group of attendees for an insider environment with rich learning experiences on creating, growing, and monetizing a podcast for everyone from beginners to advanced podcasters.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Attendee – Oceanview: $2,698
  • Attendee – Balcony: $2,938
  • VIP Experience: $4,933
  • Guest of Attendee: $698-$938

92. The Incite Content Marketing Summit
November 2016 (TBD)
Location TBD

Incite Content Marketing Summit

Six super-panels and tailored sessions in which attendees can send in questions prior to the event and vote on discussions ensure that attendees of The Incite Content Marketing Summit gain the specific insights they need to drive their content marketing campaigns forward. With case studies, examples of the best content campaigns of the year, and more, The Incite Content Marketing Summit is the event to attend for the latest industry best practices.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Brands
    • Executive Pass: $2,695
    • Standard Pass: $2,095
    • Economy Pass: $1,895
  • Service Providers
    • Executive Pass: $3,395
    • Standard Pass: $2,795
    • Economy Pass: $2,595

93. Internet Summit
November 2016 (TBD)
Raleigh, NC 

Internet Summit

“The Southeast’s Definitive Digital Gathering,” Internet Summit takes place in Raleigh, NC offering a glimpse into the latest trends in digital strategies, content marketing, startups, search, analytics, UX, emerging technologies, social media, email marketing, and virtually every facet of the digital marketing world.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Conference Pass: $345/On-Site $545
  • All Access Pass: $445/On-site $645
  • Platinum Pass: $845/On-site $1,045

94. 404 Conference
November 2-4, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada 

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Everybody brags about their achievements but nobody is brave enough to show the mistakes that led to them. Until now. Finally, here is a Digital Marketing and Website Development conference that is willing to reveal the blood, sweat, and tears behind success. Hear from marketing superheroes, kick-ass developers, and your daredevil peers about how failure is the mother of innovation. Take your place at the conference that breeds success.
We dare you!

Cost to Attend: 

  • Kentico Experience – Early Bird: $500
  • Full Access Ticket – Early Bird: $1,200
  • Combo Ticket – Early Bird: $1,450
  • Group Discount – Buy 5 Get 20% Off: $1,160

95. Videonomics Summit
November 6-8, 2016
Location TBD

Videonomics Summit

Focused on the new age of video marketing, in which marketers and advertisers must balance video and TV budgets, Videonomics helps consumers understand what their audiences are watching and where they’re watching it. More than 200 executives across brands, agencies, media companies, and service vendors come together to advance the business of video marketing and advertising at Videonomics Summit.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

96. Inbound 2016
November 8-11, 2016
Boston, MA 

Inbound 2016

Four days of inspiring events, five compelling keynote presentations, more than 170 in-depth educational sessions, and over 10,000 attendees make Inbound 2016 a must-attend event for any content marketer. HubSpot’s premier annual event, Inbound has proven to be one of the most valuable and comprehensive learning and networking experiences in the industry.

Cost to Attend: Contact for attendance cost

97. NAB Show New York 
November 9-10, 2016
New York, NY 

NAB Show New York

Formerly Content & Communications World, the NAB Show attracts more than 7,000 attendees annually and showcases next-generation technology for media and entertainment professionals. An East Coast companion to the West Coast event held annually in Las Vegas, which attracts more than 100,000 attendees, NAB Show New York offers a more local and intimate experience for marketers and media professionals on the East Coast.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

98. Ignition 2016
November 29-30, 2016
New York, NY 


Business Insider’s premier annual event brings together 700 senior executives from the worlds of technology, media, entertainment, investing, finance, and the Internet to explore the emerging business models of digital media. Offering the latest insights into emerging digital business models, Ignition explores the future of media as it intersects with technology and the impact of technology on how we consume information as well as how we market, invest, socialize, work, live, and play.

Cost to Attend: 

  • First 25: $1,995
  • Extra Early Bird: $2,495 (limited time)

99. The CMA International Content Marketing Summit
December 2016 (TBD)
London, UK 

The CMA International Content Marketing Summit

A day-long event focused on “contech,” attendees learn how to harness the power of technology to deliver successful marketing strategies. Learn from top content marketing experts and join more than 350 attendees from brands, content agencies, and media planning agencies to learn up-and-coming best practices and engage with peers.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

100. Positive Disruption
December 2016 (TBD)
London, UK 

Positive Disruption

The Association of Online Publishers and the Professional Publishers Association jointly organize the Positive Disruption conference, a forum investigating how consumers continuously challenge the way that publishers create and deliver content to capture attention and gain audience share.

Cost to Attend: 

  • Publisher member companies of both the PPA and the AOP are entitled to 4 free tickets.
  • Publisher member companies of either the PPA or AOP, but not both, are entitled to 2 free tickets.
  • Additional tickets are £95 + VAT.
  • Tickets for Associate members are £95 + VAT.
  • Non-member tickets are £195 + VAT.

101. Gilbane Conference
December 2016 (TBD)
Boston, MA 

Gilbane Conference

A conference focused on content, technology, and the customer experience, the Gilbane Conference takes place in Boston, featuring leading keynote speakers, several focused conference tracks, and ample learning opportunities for technologists, marketers, content managers, and other key roles in the modern digital landscape.

Cost to Attend: Registration information not yet available

102. Growth Marketing Conference
December 2016 (TBD)
San Francisco, CA 

Growth Marketing Conference

Join more than 500 founders and marketing executives for an impressive lineup of keynote speakers, more than 12 interactive sessions, a marketing and growth hacking tools showcase, and growth hacking workshops to learn the latest tactics and strategies for creating sustainable growth through innovative marketing.

Cost to Attend: $999 at the door; early registration discounts available


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