Now that we are at the beginning of a new year, it’s time to finalize planning for conferences and events. If you haven’t yet started, don’t worry! We’ve rounded up a list that includes a mix of events focused on affiliate, influencer and digital marketing.
Affiliate Summit West (1/27-1/29, Las Vegas, NV)
This three-day event connects thousands of affiliate marketing professional across networks, solution providers, advertisers, publishers and agencies. Attendees can expect ample opportunities for networking, ranging from private 1:1 meetings to the Meet Market and roundtables, plus learning and educational sessions from some of the brightest minds and biggest names in affiliate marketing.
Rakuten Marketing DealMaker (2/10-2/11, Scottsdale, AZ)
Attendees of Rakuten Marketing’s DealMaker events include top brands doing business online, representatives from leading and innovative publisher websites, and online marketers from Rakuten Marketing’s client base of over 600 companies. Attendees will experience educational keynotes, sessions and various networking opportunities.
eTail West (2/24-2/27, Palm Springs, CA)
eTail is an interactive four-day conference where top minds in retail meet, collaborate and learn about what is disrupting the industry today and what will change tomorrow. The agenda is centered on the biggest challenges and opportunities for brands and attendees can benefit from discussion groups, creative thinktanks, networking activities and more.
Dad 2.0 (2/27-2/29, Washington, DC)
The Dad 2.0 Summit is an open conversation about the commercial power of dads online and an opportunity to learn the tools and tactics used by influential bloggers to create quality content, build personal brands and develop viable business models. The community includes online dad influencers, entrepreneurs, men’s media, brands and more.
Shoptalk (3/22-3/25, Las Vegas NV)
Shoptalk brings together over 8,000 people each year who range from established retailers and brands, startups, tech companies, media and more with the purpose of creating the future of retail. The agenda includes a lineup of speakers, unique networking opportunities and collaboration programs with sessions, peer roundtables, curated dinners and more.
Mom 2.0 (5/6-5/8, Los Angeles, CA)
The Mom 2.0 Summit is a conference for influential mom bloggers and female entrepreneurs who create content online. Each year, women leaders in media and business converge at the Summit to discuss ideas and forecast what’s next for women online.
Awin + ShareASale ThinkTank (5/13-5/15, Chicago, IL)
The Awin Group’s signature event brings together Awin and ShareASale clients, agencies and publishers for three days of education, program guidance and quality networking with top partners. Attendees can expect educational sessions from industry experts, workshops, 1:1 partner meetings and more.
Rakuten Marketing DealMaker (6/30-7/1, New York City, NY)
This event brings over 700 attendees together—from top brands and representatives from leading and innovative publisher websites to online marketers from Rakuten Marketing’s client base of over 600 companies – to experience education, business planning and networking.
Affiliate Summit East (7/27-7/29, New York, NY)
Like its sister event out West in January, this three-day event in July heads East to help connects thousands of affiliate marketing professionals across networks, solution providers, advertisers, publishers and agencies to connect, network and learn from one another. Attendees can expect ample opportunities for networking, ranging from private 1:1 meetings to the Meet Market and roundtables, plus learning and educational sessions from some of the brightest minds and biggest names in affiliate marketing.
eTail East (8/10-8/13, Boston, MA)
Whether it’s at an interactive roundtable, a case study presentation, a panel discussion or a one-on-one meeting, you’ll have the opportunity to connect and collaborate at this conference for eCommerce innovators. From travel, beauty, arts, electronics and more – eTail is an interactive four-day conference for retailers looking to focus on the biggest challenges and opportunities for brands.
FinCon (9/30-10/3, Long Beach, CA)
This annual expo connects influential digital and social content creators (such as bloggers, podcasters, YouTubers and authors) in the personal finance space. Attendees can join sessions to learn from influencers and experts on various topics related to creating, promoting and profiting from the financial content they create online. Best of all, most influencers attend to connect with brands for influencer or affiliate partnerships.
CJU (Dates TBD, Santa Barbara, CA)
Networking is at the heart of CJU, CJ Affiliate’s annual conference. It offers the time and space for advertisers and publishers to create new partnerships and connect with existing partners, along with educational sessions, Discovery Lab trainings and a guest keynote.
Looking to attend industry conferences outside of the U.S. in 2020? Check out our list of top affiliate marketing conferences to attend in the EMEA region.