Digital Marketing Conference News – August 2016

Site Update

July saw massive updates to the 2016 digital marketing conference calendar. The list was around 200 events earlier in the year. Now it is approaching 275. This number should continue to climb, as conference suggestions are coming fast and furious, due to the list’s explosion in popularity.

August Events

August is a slow month, before things heat up again in September and October.

Date Conference Category Location Price (not including workshops, etc.)
Aug 9-10 PR News’ Big 4 Social Media Summit Social Media CA, San Francisco $2,140
Aug 17-18 Social Media Strategies Summit: Dallas Social Media TX, Dallas $1,199 until August 5
Aug 18-21 Social Fresh 2016 Social Media FL, Orlando $1,300
Aug 21-24 Programmatic Insider Summit Advertising CA, Lake Tahoe $3,395 non-members
Aug 22-24 Leadscon New York Lead Generation NY, New York $945
Aug 23-24 Digital Summit Philadelphia Digital Marketing PA, Philadelphia $245 early bird… until?
Aug 23-25 Digiday Content Marketing World Content Marketing UT, Park City $2695
Aug 25-26 SLC | SEM Digital Marketing Conference Digital Marketing UT, Salt Lake City $350 non-members

Sean’s Pick

What intrigues me the most this month?

SLC | SEM Digital Marketing Conference – Aug 25-26 in Salt Lake City, UT. The ticket price is practically nothing ($350), yet the speaker lineup is full of the nittiest-grittiest experts.

Early-Bird Alerts

Make sure no discount deadlines are sneaking up on you.

Digital Marketing World Forum: New York (Oct 18-19) – register by August 12, $300 off 2-day conference pass.

SMX East: New York (Sep 27-29) – register by August 27, $100 off All Access Pass.

Pubcon Las Vegas (Oct 10-13) – register by August 31, $400 off Full All Access Conference Pass, similar discounts on other options.

Seattle Interactive (Oct 18-19) – register by August 31, $100 off Conference Pass.

Conversion Conference London (Oct 12-13) – register by August 26, £100 off most passes.

INBOUND 2016 (Nov 8-11) – register by September 15, $200 off All-Access Pass.

Other Discounts

BIA/Kelsey NEXT – Dec  5-7 in Boston, MA
“BIA/Kelsey NEXT presents the industry’s most innovative speakers and forward-looking analysts, focused on what the NEXT 5 years looks like in local digital advertising & marketing.”
discount code: MARKETINGTERMS for $200 off

Did you know?

MozCon (Sept 12-14) costs $500 less for Moz Pro subscribers. This includes people using the free trial (see their FAQ). So if you’re interested in MozCon and haven’t tried Moz Pro yet, that’s the perfect time to do it.

A few more discounts from around the twitterverse:

Beyond Digital

A look beyond the MT conference calendar: – Nov 9-10 in Austin, TX
“Share.Like.Buy. is America’s top conference about marketing to millennials. The 8th Share.Like.Buy. convenes Nov. 9-10, 2016 at Topgolf Austin. If you market to 16-39 year olds, you’ll want to be there.”
discount code: marketingterms10 for a 10% discount

Attn: Conference Organizers

Here is your checklist to make this most of this site:

check_active Make sure your event is on the conference calendar. If not, submit the details, free.

check_active If you want more exposure (who doesn’t?) peep the advertising and partnership options.

check_active If you want to get your discount code mentioned (especially if custom to MT), contact us.

check_active If you haven’t said “hi” yet, say hi! My goal is to connect with someone from every event.

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Sean is the publisher and lead author at He also provides digital marketing consulting as the owner of Cleanup Interactive.