Upcoming Marketing Conferences & Media Events in 2021

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Welcome to the updated list of the upcoming digital marketing conferences in 2021 for media and marketing professionals. These marketing events, summits, seminars and workshops are happening virtually and in person around the world.

ANA Digital and Social Media Conference

ANA Digital and Social Media Conference

When: July 19 – 21
Where: Carlsbad, CA
Price: $1,549
Official Hashtag: #ANAdigital

At the 12th annual ANA Digital and Social Media Conference, presented by Meredith, leaders from top brands will cover how the pandemic and social justice issues of 2020 have changed what consumers expect from corporations and products. Featured content will cover channel optimization, influencer marketing, digital transformation, measurement, and developing inclusive and responsive creative.

brightonSEO Summer 2021

When: July 22 – 23
Where: Virtual
Price: Free
Official Hashtag: #brightonSEO

brightonSEO offers two days of talks by SEM specialists, completely free for marketers, covering various topics including SEO tactics, measurements, content audits and link building. 

The Virtual MarTech Summit Europe

When: July 22
Where: Virtual
Price: Free
Official Hashtag: #VirtualMarTech

The Virtual MarTech Summit Europe covers topics around Data Monetisation, CDP, Data Privacy, Customer Centricity, Digital Asset Management (DAM), Marketing Automation, Account-Based Marketing (ABM), Data Democratisation, Data Accessibility & more

B2B Online

When: July 26-27
Where: Virtual
Price: Free

B2B online is the world’s leading B2B e-commerce and digital marketing conference for manufacturers and distributors. This virtual summit offers interactive workshops, innovative keynotes and the new best practices for creating a customer-first digital strategy and identifying the right technology and resources for the e-commerce goals.

Podcast Movement

Podcast movement

When: Aug 3-6 
Where: Virtual / Nashville, TN
Price: $200-$675

Organized by he world’s largest community of podcasters, Podcast Movement is the ultimate gathering spot for anyone interested in or involved with podcasting and the podcast industry.

Digital Summit: Minneapolis

When: Aug 5-6
Where: Minneapolis, MN
Price: $595-$795
Official Hashtag: #DSMPLS #DigitalSummit

Digital Summit is back to in-person events, and this august, it kicks off in Minneapolis. The main event pass offers access to over 40 sessions on digital marketing tactics and strategies from the top experts in the marketing world. Attendees have an option to  upgrade to the platinum pass to attend in-depth masterclasses.

Engage Marketing Conference 2021

Engage Marketing Conference

When: Aug 5-6
Where: Virtual
Price: $99
Official Hashtag: #EngagePDX

Engage Marketing Conference is a two-day digital marketing event featuring informative learning tracks and panel sessions designed to provide expert insight into the latest strategies and technological advancements in digital marketing, social media, content, UX/design, creative, advertising, SEO, paid media, and more.

iMedia Online Retail Summit Australia

iMedia Online Retail Summit Australia

When: Aug 9-11
Where: Gold Coast, Australia
Price: Invite Only

iMedia Online Retail Summit Australia is an exclusive invitation-only event for leading senior eCommerce professionals of enterprise brands. The event is a unique environment where eCommerce meets business networking, thought-leadership presentations, 1:1 meetings and interactive roundtable discussions.

Social Media Week Lima 2021

When: Aug 11-12
Where: Lima, OH
Price: $109-$250
Official Hashtag: #SMWL21

The largest social media marketing conference in the Midwest is coming back. Social Media Week Lima is geared toward keeping attendees ahead of the curve with what’s happening in social media and focuses on relationship marketing best practices.

SMX Convert

When: Aug 17
Where: Virtual
Price: $99-$149
Official Hashtag: #SMX

SMX Convert Conference offers a conversion optimization training for search marketer across the growing spectrum of search ad formats, from Shopping to Responsive Search Ads to Showcase Ads and more.

Digital Marketing World Forum Asia

Digital Marketing World Forum

When: Aug 18
Where: Virtual
Price: $245-$400
Official Hashtag: #DMWF

#DMWF Asia brings together the global digital marketing community and leading industry experts to share the latest examples along with case studies to highlight and overcome the latest challenges marketers face.

Advertising Week APAC

Advertising Week APAC

When: Aug 18-19
Where: Virtual / Sydney, Australia
Price: $65-$499
Official Hashtag: #AWAPAC

Advertising Week APAC unites the advertising community for inspiring thought leadership, insightful keynotes, a celebration of brand excellence and curated networking events. 


RetailX Marketing Conference

When: Aug 24-25
Where: Chicago, IL
Price: $0-$1,999
Official Hashtag: #retailX2021

RetailX expo offers expert-led and research-based insights on the future of retail, including the latest trends in consumer behavior and the retail industry as a whole; omni-channel, online, offline and everywhere in between.

State of Social '21

State of Social

When: Aug 24-25
Where: Perth, Australia
Price: $299-$785
Official Hashtag: #StateofSocial21

State of Social is a digital marketing training and development event, with international keynotes from Australia’s leading proponents of digital marketing sharing the latest research, insights and case studies on what’s working right now.

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