Events & Speaking

Acceleration Partners attends and presents at many major digital & performance marketing, retail, and e-commerce events around the world. The goal of our participation is to keep up-to-date with latest industry trends, network with current and prospective partners and to represent our clients.  Below is a comprehensive list of upcoming events you can find us at as well as and past events that we have attended.

Upcoming Events

  • Affiliate Management Days

    Affiliate Management Days

    London, UK May 13-14 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Crossing the Pond: Growing Affiliate Programs in Europe vs. U.S.

    Affiliate Management Days London 2014 is the must attend event for affiliate managers who are responsible for their company’s affiliate marketing strategy, management and operations. Whether you have an existing affiliate program or you are creating a new initiative, AM Days offers you the most valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs.

  • Internet Retailer 2014

    Internet Retailer 2014

    Chicago, Illinois June 10-13 2014

    Internet Retailer is the world’s largest e-commerce event and the premier place to learn the latest practices and tools for connecting with the 21st Century consumer via in-depth examinations of such topics as social media, mobile commerce, e-marketing, web merchandising, improving back-end operations, boosting conversions and profitability, and much more.

  • The 2014 Annual National PTA Convention and Exhibition

    The convention—June 19-22 in Austin, Texas at the Austin Convention Center—is your opportunity to network with more than 1,000 PTA members and partners and hear from experts in the PTA and education community in a robust offering of inspiring education sessions and special guest speakers.

  • Performance Marketing Insights Europe

    Performance Marketing Insights Europe

    Berlin, Germany June 24-25 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Specialised Attribution Panel

     

    An exclusive two-day, content-led conference bringing together senior marketing professionals, knowledge sharers, technology adopters, and collaborative partners for a smarter Performance Marketing Conference in Summer 2014.

  • FitBloggin’14

    FitBloggin’14

    Savannah, GA June 26-29 2014

    For bloggers interested in fitness, wellness, good food and a healthy lifestyle. Two days of education, networking, friendship and fun.

  • BlogHer '14

    BlogHer '14

    San Jose, CA July 24-26 2014

    The BlogHer Annual Conference turns 10 years old this year, and we’re thrilled to be bringing BlogHer ’14 back to the Bay Area, where it all started. Join us, July 24-26, 2014 in San Jose, CA!

  • Affiliate Summit East 2014

    Affiliate Summit East 2014

    New York, NY August 10-12 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Affiliate Storefronts and the Future of Digital Fundraising

    This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliates, merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

  • Shop.org Summit 2014

    Shop.org Summit 2014

    Seattle, WA September 29 - October 1 2014

    In 2014, 5,200 professionals will gather in Seattle for the Shop.org Summit, a 2½ day event specifically for digital and multichannel retailers. Get the rush of discovering new ideas, getting actionable takeaways and building strong relationships with the brightest and most innovative players in the digital retail world.

  • ShareASale ThinkTank

    ShareASale ThinkTank

    Charlotte, NC October 19-21 2014

    ShareASale ThinkTank is an annual event designed to bring together top clients as well as new, up and coming affiliates and merchants. This year’s event will bring together 100 bloggers/affiliates and 30 retailers/merchants for 1-on-1 education, small workshops, and numerous networking events.

  • Affiliate Summit West 2015

    Affiliate Summit West 2015

    Las Vegas, NV January 18-20 2015

    This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliates, merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

 

Past Events

  • E3 Conference: Entrepreneurial Experience at Emerson College

    E3 Conference: Entrepreneurial Experience at Emerson College

    Boston, MA April 19 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    At the E3 Conference we will spend a day with Boston’s entrepreneurial community, top innovators and investors, and forward thinking residents from across our city.

  • Affiliate Management Days

    Affiliate Management Days

    San Francisco, CA March 19-20 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    KEYNOTE: Affiliate Marketing Grows Up – Inside the Industry’s Latest Transformation

    Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2014 is the must attend event for affiliate managers who are responsible for their company’s affiliate marketing strategy, management and operations. Whether you have an existing affiliate program or you are creating a new initiative, AM Days offers you the most valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs.

  • eMetrics Summit San Francisco

    eMetrics Summit San Francisco

    San Francisco, CA March 16-20 2014 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Affiliate Marketing Under the Attribution Lens

    eMetrics Summit is “Big Data for Marketing!” From early adopters leading the effort to those still in discovery mode, this is the only comprehensive event dedicated to digital analytics and marketing optimization. As the leading conference covering the impact of data & technology on marketing, eMetrics Summit focuses on driving business results through data analysis and technology adoption.

  • Affiliate Summit West 2014

    Affiliate Summit was founded by Missy Ward and Shawn Collins in 2003 for the purpose of providing educational sessions on the latest industry issues and fostering a productive networking environment for affiliate marketers.  This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

  • ad:tech New York 2013

    ad:tech is a digital marketing and technology conference and exposition with 9 shows in 7 countries. ad:tech’s roster of speakers, sessions and exhibitors make it the favorite resource and destination for digital marketers around the globe. It provides advertising, media, marketing and technology professionals with the tools and techniques needed to succeed in a constantly changing and increasingly digital world.

  • Performance Marketing Insights London 2013

    Performance Marketing Insights London 2013

    London October 29-30 2013 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Heading West: Performance Marketing in the USA

    Performance Marketing Insights is a two-day, content-led performance marketing conference aimed at ‘C’ level executives and marketing professionals. Delivering world-class international speakers, programmed within an advanced-level agenda comprising of the latest industry innovation, technology, collaboration and new revenue stream opportunities coupled with unrivaled networking.

  • ShareASale ThinkTank 2013

    ShareASale ThinkTank 2013

    Denver, CO October 23-25 2013 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Affiliates: Will You Be Successful?

    ShareASale ThinkTank is an annual event designed to bring together top clients as well as new, up-and-coming Affiliate and Merchants. This event is a wonderful blend of class and camaraderie, and all attendees are certain to benefit from the free-flow exchange of ideas and information.

  • Inc. 500|5000 Conference

    Inc. 500|5000 Conference

    Washington, DC October 12-14 2013

    The biggest players in business, successful entrepreneurs, headline-making trendsetters, and out-of-the-box innovators come together for three days to learn how to continue to drive business growth in the new economy, to set trends, not just follow them and to develop new, valuable contacts and resources.

  • Shop.Org Annual Summit

    Shop.Org Annual Summit

    McCormick Place, Chicago, IL September 30 - October 2 2013

    The Shop.org Annual Summit is digital retail’s most influential annual event. Our attendees are some of the brightest and most innovative players in the digital retail world, and they come to the Summit to build relationships, exchange ideas, share knowledge and discover the next big thing.

  • Type-A Parent Conference

    Type-A Parent Conference

    Atlanta, GA September 27-29 2013

    Type-A Parent Conference, in its fifth year, is the world’s top conference for mom and dad bloggers. The conference has a well-established reputation for outstanding learning with actionable takeaways. It features power networking with the best and brightest parents who blog plus the major brands and firms who want to engage them.

  • C3 Conductor Collaboration Conference

    C3 Conductor Collaboration Conference

    New York, NY September 17-19 2013

    C3 is the largest enterprise SEO customer conference held anywhere. Held in mid-September in the SoHo district of New York City, the goal of C3 is to bring Conductor customers and leading marketers together for several days of collaboration, education and training. With leading industry speakers, panel talks, workshops, and keynotes, hundreds of attendees experience the best search marketing has to offer each year.

  • Affiliate Summit East 2013

    Affiliate Summit was founded by Missy Ward and Shawn Collins in 2003 for the purpose of providing educational sessions on the latest industry issues and fostering a productive networking environment for affiliate marketers.  This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

  • BlogHer '13

    BlogHer '13

    Chicago, IL July 25-27 2013

    Today, BlogHer is the largest community of women who blog: 55 million unique visitors per month (October 2012, Nielsen Site Census). Engaged, influential and info-savvy, these women come to BlogHer to seek and share advice, opinions and recommendations. BlogHer’s team works hard to bring you the best and brightest conversations, writers and speakers – online and in person

  • A4U Expo

    a4uexpo Europe 2013 will see in excess of 900 delegates come together in Amsterdam, to learn, share knowledge, network and be at the forefront of digital evolution. There will be 30+ interactive conference sessions covering the very latest in performance marketing. Top industry experts will lead sessions on a wide spectrum of topics and debate including Search, Display, Affiliate, Mobile, Retargeting, E-Mail, Social, Mobile, Video, M-Commerce, F-Commerce, E-Commerce and more!

  • Savvy Blogging Summit

    Savvy Blogging Summit

    Cincinnati, OH June 20-22 2013

    The 2013 Savvy Blogging Summit is a three day blog to business event that will help you become a leader among your peers. With small classes, professional speakers, awesome partners, and a community unlike any you’ve experienced before the Summit can take your website to the next level.

  • Internet Retailer 2013

    Internet Retailer 2013

    Chicago, Illinois June 4-7 2013 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Making Sure Your Affiliate Program Pays Off

    Internet Retailer is the world’s largest e-commerce event and the premier place to learn the latest practices and tools for connecting with the 21st Century consumer via in-depth examinations of such topics as social media, mobile commerce, e-marketing, web merchandising, improving back-end operations, boosting conversions and profitability, and much more.

  • Mom 2.0 Summit

    The Mom 2.0 Summit is a premier professional conference for influential mom bloggers and female entrepreneurs who create online content. Every year, leaders in media and industry converge at the Summit to compare notes, discuss ideas, and forecast what’s next for women online and in the marketplace.

  • Affiliate Management Days

    Affiliate Management Days

    San Francisco, CA April 16-17 2013 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    The Role of the Affiliate Network

    Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2013 is the must attend event for affiliate managers who are responsible for their company’s affiliate marketing strategy, management and operations. Whether you have an existing affiliate program or you are creating a new initiative, AM Days offers you the most valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs

  • ad:tech San Francisco 2013

    ad:tech is a digital marketing and technology conference and exposition with 9 shows in 7 countries. ad:tech’s roster of speakers, sessions and exhibitors make it the favorite resource and destination for digital marketers around the globe. It provides advertising, media, marketing and technology professionals with the tools and techniques needed to succeed in a constantly changing and increasingly digital world.

  • SES New York 2013

    SES New York 2013

    New York City March 25-28 2013

    ES Conference & Expo provides marketing professionals, brand advertisers, agencies, and business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape. Designed for you by industry thought leaders and innovators, our instructional program will meet your needs whatever your experience level.

  • Performance Marketing Insights

    Performance Marketing Insights is a two-day, content-led performance marketing conference aimed at ‘C’ level executives and marketing professionals. Delivering world-class international speakers, programmed within an advanced-level agenda comprising of the latest industry innovation, technology, collaboration and new revenue stream opportunities coupled with unrivalled networking.

  • The Performance Marketing Summit 2013

    Performance Marketing Summit is an Affiliate Summit event. The focus will be on learning and networking. No panels – only short, 20 minute talks from a variety of folks in the industry on tactics, resources, ideas, and success. No exhibit hall or Meet Market, either. Everybody will be together in one room for a powerful, productive day.

  • Not Your Father’s Customer Journey:

    At the MITX What’s Next E-Commerce Summit, marketing and e-commerce experts will share strategies for success in shaping the customer experience to maximize acquisition and conversion. Multi-channel and pure play e-commerce businesses will demonstrate how your business can thrive even when the customer journey is more complicated than ever.

  • Affiliate Summit West 2013

    Affiliate Summit West 2013

    Las Vegas, Nevada January 13-15 2013

    Affiliate Summit was founded by Missy Ward and Shawn Collins in 2003 for the purpose of providing educational sessions on the latest industry issues and fostering a productive networking environment for affiliate marketers.  This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

  • Ad:Tech New York

    Ad:Tech New York

    New York, New York, NY November 7-8 2012 Speaker:

    Robert Glazer

    Topic:

    Affiliate Marketing Revisited

    Ad-tech features prominently in the list of important international exhibitions as one of the most well organized shows catering exclusively to digital marketing professionals.The event hosts some of the leading marketing gurus who attempt to equip participants with tips and tricks to compete on a global level.

  • Online Marketing Summit

    Online Marketing Summit (OMS) connects marketers with the knowledge, experts and technologies that are transforming digital marketing and business. This four day conference includes 70+ conference sessions and workshops across eight tracks with the latest insights on analytics & big data, content marketing, demand generation, email, mobile, search, social, and strategy.

  • Pubcon

    PubCon is a premier new media conference held twice per year and features expert speakers from all over the world presenting in sessions covering everything from search engine optimization (SEO) to social media marketing and from web analytics to landing page conversion optimization.

  • Affiliate Management Days

    Affiliate Management Days is where the affiliate marketing teams and executives come together to share case studies, insight and the latest tools and techniques to effectively and successfully manage affiliate programs.

  • SMX East 2012

    SMX East 2012

    New York, NY October 2-4 2012

    SMX East provides tactics to increase website traffic, conversions and sales through sessions on internet marketing topics including search engine optimization (SEO), paid search advertising, local/mobile search, social media marketing and semantic SEO.

  • CJU

    CJU

    Santa Barbara, California September 12-14 2012

    CJU provides the definitive affiliate networking and education experience. Whether you are looking to create new business opportunities, refresh strategies with long term partners, develop initiatives for your business, or receive hands on training from our experts, CJU is the perfect place to experience The Network Effect.

  • Shop.org Annual Summit

    Shop.org Annual Summit

    Denver, CO September 9-13 2012

    A three-day event for the broad digital retail community, featuring big-picture keynotes from retail leaders, as well as strategic and tactical sessions.

  • Affiliate Summit East 2012

    This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

  • BlogHer '12

    BlogHer is one of the largest blogging conferences with over 3,000 in attendance each year to improve their skills, increase their network and media relations to better serve their readers and the brands they represent.

  • Internet Retailer 2012

    Internet Retailer 2012

    Chicago, Illinois June 5-12 2012

    Internet Retailer is the world’s largest e-commerce event and the premier place to learn the latest practices and tools for connecting with the 21st Century consumer via in-depth examinations of such topics as social media, mobile commerce, e-marketing, web merchandising, improving back-end operations, boosting conversions and profitability, and much more.

  • ShareASale Think Tank 2012

    ShareASale Think Tank 2012

    Austin, Texas May 16-18 2012

    ShareASale ThinkTank is an annual event designed to bring together top clients as well as new, up-and-coming Affiliate and Merchants. This event is a wonderful blend of class and camaraderie, and all attendees are certain to benefit from the free-flow exchange of ideas and information.

  • Affiliate Summit West 2012

    Affiliate Summit West is a three day conference including an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.