Social media conferences are an excellent way to learn about
new strategies and approaches to social media marketing that other brands and
industries are testing out. They also offer networking and exposure
opportunities for all levels of marketers. Check out our top picks for social
media conferences to attend in 2020!
Social Fresh: Orlando,
If you are looking for excellent
presentations without the hassle of deciding which sessions to attend, Social
Fresh is for you. This conference offers one stage with top industry experts
that skip 101 content and move straight to advanced social and digital
marketing tactics. As the “original social marketing conference”, Social Fresh
offers excellent networking opportunities with Fortune 500 brands and industry
peers, including happy hours and interviews.
Digital Summit: Phoenix
– Los Angeles – Seattle – New York City – Tampa – Kansas City – Atlanta –
Houston – Portland – Austin – Boston – Denver – Minneapolis – Philadelphia –
Washington DC – Detroit – Chicago – Miami – Charlotte – Nashville – Salt Lake
City – Raleigh, various dates
Digital Summit wins most convenient for the variety of
locations – you won’t have to travel far to hear from great speakers! The price
is very competitive as well, making this conference a must-do if it swings
through your area. While this conference covers more than just social media,
there is a heavy focus on social that makes it a top choice for social media
Social Media Week:
New York (May 5-7), Los Angeles (June 17-18). These are the 2020 U.S.
locations, but they host events in 25+ cities globally.
Social Media Week conference boasts some of the biggest
brand names in their speakers list, offering attendees the opportunity to learn
from and rub elbows with some very high-profile marketers.
Everything But The Kitchen Sink
Show: Atlanta, May 12-14
If you are looking for rapid fire sessions on nearly every
aspect of social media marketing, Social Shake-Up Show is the conference for
you. Covering everything from “how not to get sued” to lead generation, there’s
something for every social media marketer here.
Beyond the Basics
Media Strategies Summit: San Francisco, Feb 4-6 & Chicago, April 28-30
The focus of the Social Media Strategies Summit is much more
execution level, with case studies & how-to sessions geared towards more
senior marketers. Influencer marketing specific sessions are a focus with this
conference as well, making it a top choice for brands using social influencers.
Understand & Conquer the Platforms
Media Marketing World, San Diego, March 1-3
Hosted by Social Media Examiner, the Social Media Marketing
World conference features speakers who are experts on the key platforms for
2020, including Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, LinkedIn and more. If you are
looking to develop your presence on these channels and want to hear from the
best in the biz, definitely take a look at this conference.
We’re always looking ahead to learn the newest in social media marketing. Want to chat? Contact us here.
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