It is that time of the year again! The excitement is starting to drop, and plans are being put in motion. It’s time to mark the calendar because of specific goals. Those who attend know that conferences play a vital role in career development. To that end, we have compiled a list of conferences in which you may be interested. This compilation covers events happening all-year-long. So you can plan for the entire year from just this article.
The events we have put together are focused on social media. Social media events are gatherings where you can learn about new and existing trends. These trends are in social media marketing and branding. These events are helpful to entrepreneurs and developers. We believe these are the best social media conferences and events.
25 Best Social Media Conferences & Events
We have provided vital information on some social media conferences happening this year. In our opinion, these conferences are some of the most impactful. In the following list, you will find that there’s at least one conference for every month. We hope that it will help you decide which is best for you to attend. Here is the list of the top social media marketing conferences for 2019.
#1 NamesCon Global 2019 - January
- Date: January 27 - 30, 2019
- Location: Tropicana Las Vegas
- Price Range: $699 - $899
- Main Speakers: Paul Mockapetris
- Website: NamesCon Global 2019
Main Speakers: Main Speakers, Kate Buckley, Richard Merdinger, Akram Atallah, Rolf Larsen, Mac Nagaswami
NamesCon Global is the largest annual domain-industry conference. It attracts professionals from around the globe. Attendees will experience compelling keynotes, informative panels, and hands-on workshops. Industry experts would lead these. Domains are the structure with which the Internet is built. How they are created, purchased and maintained has changed quickly. The story of the change is in itself a beauty. But much more, how to gain from development is a vital topic.
This conference targets all who are involved in domains. Its audience includes domain name investors and start-ups. It also includes affiliate marketing companies, parking companies, and financial service providers. It doesn't exclude web hosting companies, attorneys, and brand managers.
#2 Social Media Week - February
- Date: February 20 - 22, 2019
- Location: Robert B. Rowling Hall, 300 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin
- Price Range: $275
- Main Speakers: Curt Maly
- Website: Social Media Week
Main Speakers: Curt Maly, Marcus Murphy, Swish Goswami, Re Perez, Rhonda Britten, Jaime Masters
The Austin, Texas edition is a three-day event. It brings industry leaders to share practical insight and tactical advice. The fields covered at the event concern both Social Media and digital marketing. There is another edition in Lagos, Nigeria in the same month.
This event targets a multi-type audience. Anyone who is involved in social media will find a useful session. They may include innovators, senior marketers and branders, and entrepreneurs. Digital executives and professionals, web & mobile strategists also qualify. There is something for designers and web project managers, business leaders, business developers. Agency executives, their teams and anyone else in the digital community are welcome. All will learn and leverage digital, mobile, and social media marketing.
#3 Marketing Show North - February
- Date: February 27 - 28, 2019
- Location: EventCity, Phoenix Way, Stretford, Manchester
- Price Range: $0 - $160
- Main Speakers: Jasman Ahmad
- Website: Marketing Show North
Main Speakers: Jasman Ahmad, Suzy Carter-Kent, Lee Chapman, Alex Coates, Matt Cowell. Georgia Halston, Jo McClintock, Sue OllerHead, Matt Tomkin. Gerry White, Andrew Sherrat, Andy Smith, Adam Oldfield
This social media conference was initially named Prolific North. As Prolific North, it has had three successful events. In its fourth edition, it has been renamed Marketing Show North.
Marketing Show North will provide representatives with real-time experience and learning. This will be in digital innovation, marketing platforms, marketing technologies, and sales Innovation. Immersive technologies, branding, experiential, content, and engagement are also part of the mix. Printing innovation, broadcast, and visual content, advertising, and media will be covered.
This social media event will explore all aspects of the rapidly evolving marketing mix. This will include marketing technologies to changes in sales and customer engagement technique. It is most useful for those looking to make the most of the North’s estimated social media marketing budget. This category will include brand managers and marketing companies. Executives in charge of marketing units will gain much in this conference.
Another class of professional targeted is salespersons. There will be something for them in the show. Overall, anyone involved in the business of social media is encouraged to come and rub minds at the show.
#4 Social Media Strategies Summit - March
- Date: March 19 - 21, 2019
- Location: Anaheim, New York
- Price Range: $1,399 - $1,599
- Main Speakers: Vanessa Errecarte
- Website: Social Media Strategies
Main Speakers: David Sokolow, Janet E. Johnson, Nicolette Trebing, Ashley Vasquez
The Social Media Strategies Summit is the must-attend event for marketers. This 3-day event features hands-on through workshops and talks. It focuses on brand case studies, how-to tutorials, and best practices.
The summit is a great place to improve your skills. The areas in focus are social media, digital marketing, and communications. Attendees will learn from a mix of experienced in-house practitioners. They will work with top agencies to get a complete view of what it takes to execute a successful plan. They will also build a content strategy. This strategy will be sustainable, scalable and drives business growth.
This event has marketers at its heart. Attendees get to leverage practical, tangible strategies. This differentiates their brand in a crowded marketplace. Strategically integrate social media tools to run more effective, engaging campaigns.
They will meet other organizations with similar challenges. By so doing, learn how they are overcoming them and more. This conference provides lots of opportunities to network, so take advantage of it! They will listen to real-life case studies. And also get practical insights into thinking out of the box. Thus, they will generate fresh, winning ideas for social campaigns and communications.
#5 Digital Marketing Innovation Summit - March
- Date: March 26 - 27, 2019
- Location: Convene One Liberty Plaza, 1 Liberty Plaza, New York
- Price Range: $1,050 - $1,499
- Main Speakers: Dia Simms
- Website: Digital Marketing Innovation
Main Speakers: Allison Polly, Jake Annear, Ben Trinh. Theresa DiMasi, Deb Gabor, and Meera Patel
This summit brings together senior digital leaders for networking and thought leadership. It was put together to give insight into current trends in digital marketing.
Brand managers, digital marketers and content providers are the direct target audience. Here is another social media event that can offer insight into current trends. It does not leave out the latest technological advancements. The idea is to bring marketing and branding specialists together. This is to explore the most recent trends in digital marketing. Other social media enthusiasts are well catered for. You may be a project manager, web strategist or a business developer. A particular category of content providers that are expected is digital designers.
#6 Social Media Marketing World - March
- Date: March 20-22, 2019
- Location: San Diego, USA
- Price Range: $297 - $797
- Main Speakers: Mari Smith
- Website: Social Media Marketing World
Main Speakers: Mari Smith, Jay Baer, Amy Poterfield, Michael Stelzner, Mark W. Schaefer.
Social Media Marketing World 2019 will be networking heaven like it is every year. You’ll make new friends and meet your online friends in real life. You will also take advantage of excellent opportunities.
Like the past six years, there will be opportunities network in a variety of ways. They include parties, during the sessions or workshops and networking breaks. For more introverted people, there is an out space to stay away from the crowd. They may decide to buy a virtual ticket. This way, they attend from the comfort of their homes.
This is one of the social media events specially designed for digital marketers. It is famed to bring all the most sought-after moderators. Facebook is the most extensive social media network around the globe. Between Twitter and Instagram, nearly all digitally active persons can be reached. This event focuses on these media. So, it follows that those who stand to gain the most are those who actively use these platforms.
#7 Midwest Digital Marketing Conference - April
- Date: April 16-18, 2019
- Location: St. Louis Union Station
- Price Range: $169 - $349
- Main Speakers: Darrel West
- Website: Midwest Digital Marketing
Main Speakers: Keisha Mabry, Katie Krum, Dennis Daymen
The MDMC is the largest digital marketing conference in the Midwest. In 2018, it set attendance records with nearly 2,000 marketers and friends. There were over 130 experts including BuzzFeed, Pandora, Instagram, and FB. Twitter, Refinery29, Pinterest, GoDaddy, Under Armour, LinkedIn were also present. HubSpot, Google, Yahoo, Nielsen and more graced the podium.
Digital marketing is fast growing so are its training and events. MDMC is one of such events tailored for digital marketers. Without much ado, MDMC directly addresses digital marketing trends. The conference focuses its discussion on the Midwest terrain. So, if you are a social media expert looking to do business in the Midwest, this is for you. Other enthusiasts and executives from anywhere are also invited. They will get to learn a few things that may apply to other parts of the globe. The universe, after all, is a global village.
#8 Digital Marketing & Strategy Innovation Summit - April
- Date: April 17 - 18, 2019
- Location: Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Price Range: $600 - $1,095
- Main Speakers: Anita Liu
- Website: Digital Marketing Summit
Main Speakers: Darren Qiao, Dennis Owen, Henning Voss. Josh Nedeljkovic, Keith Rumjahn, Kenneth, Ho, Liana Yu, Lisa Leung, Marian Ma. Mi Li, Michelle Lo, Shawn Paltiel, Tim Lehman, and Trinh Thai
This summit brings together a wealth of experience. The experience comes from a variety of digital, marketing and strategy leaders. Thus, it provides an in-depth look at the different industries they represent. This way, you can pitch your digital marketing activities against the competition. This event is part of the DataX Hong Kong Festival. Participants get access to attend Machine Learning and AI in Finance in September.
DMSIS is yet another notable event for digital marketers. Not just any kind of digital marketers are in view for this conference. It is part of a tech training festival, DataX. So, the conference is part of many events. It is designed to give its attendees a working knowledge of technology today. This knowledge is tailored to commerce. Essentially, expected attendees are geeks, tech enthusiasts, and software developers. CTOs and other tech team leaders will find insights into the synergy of technology.
#9 Social Media Camp - April
- Date: April 25 - 26, 2019
- Location: The Victoria Conference Centre, Canada
- Price Range: $349 - $629
- Main Speakers: Mari Smith
- Website: Social Media Camp
Main Speakers: Scott Stratten, Rand Fishkin, Kimberly Allison. Fiona Birch, Jennifer Brady, Chris Burdge, Rebecca Coleman, Angela Crocker. Steve Dotto, Sam Fiorella, and more
This event is tagged “Canada’s largest social media conference.” The unique thing about them is the significant number of delegates they attract. Representatives come from everywhere and all sectors of the economy. The event covers social media marketing. It does this under the following headings: communications, sales, crowdsourcing. It also includes e-learning, digital marketing, content marketing, e-mail marketing, and inbound marketing. It is not only a “marketing” conference. It looks at the cultural impacts of social media. It considers its effects on politics, and its security and safety implications.
Held in multiple locations throughout the year, the social media camp is for anybody. Those already involved in digital branding and marketing stand to benefit the most. While the invitation is thrown open to all, “humanitarians” will be most thrilled. This event aims at empathizing with producers, marketers, and users of technological products. Hence, its attendees must be those ready to feel the impact of social media on the general public. This is the culture of the event and its distinctive feature.
#10 Social Media Week - May
- Date: April 30 – May 2, 2019
- Location: Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
- Price Range: $639 - $1,999
- Main Speakers: Radha Agrawal
- Website: Social Media Week
Social Media Week Conference brings together marketing, media, and technology professionals. These social media experts come from various countries. They come with a curiosity and passion for new ideas, innovations, and emerging trends.
This year, the event plans to have over 300 professionals throughout the week. This event holds in different cities all over the world. In case you miss the one in Austin Texas, you can plan for this one.
This event is for those looking to break into the social media marketing scene. It is also for those seeking to brush up their skills before the next big client. For a whole week and with over 300 experts, everybody is welcome! So, if you are already in the business of social media and need fresh insight, this festival will get you started. Newbies and beginners can find amazing, groundbreaking sessions at this event too.
#11 The Social Shake-Up - May
- Date: May 6 - 8, 2019
- Location: Atlanta, GA
- Price Range: $2,095 - $2,690
- Main Speakers: Andrew Davis
- Website: The Social Shake-Up
Main Speakers: Jason Dailey, Matthew Salesky, Tom Chirico, Brandy Boatner. Brittany Hennessy, John Carroll, Sarah Greenberg Sachs, Carmen Shirkey Collins. Zach Stafford, Lisa Goode, Danielle Brigida, James Chong, Micah Hart. Kristin Thomas, Josh Martin. Susan Chang, Steven Bartlett, Jennifer Watson, Jason Lederman. Yolanda Murphy, Brittney Williams, Marissa Sharpless, Angela Wells, and Andrew Bates
An experienced team organized the Social Shake-Up. The team has more than 30 years of conference programming under their belt. Their partners also know the social media like the back of their palms. They have narrowed down the topics to the most critical ones facing digital leaders.
The event will have interactive sessions, case studies, panel discussions, fireside chats, clinics. They will focus on Social Strategy, Integrated Comms, Customer Experience, Video, Monitoring. Also, Data, FB, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Content Marketing will be in view. Mobile, Podcasting, Blogging, Social Good, and Visual Storytelling will be in sight. Attention will be on Paid Social, Organic Social, Online Communities, and Crisis Management. Talent Retention, Customer Mapping, SEO, Measurement, and Social Commerce will be covered.
The Social Shake-up is an event of glamour. It has the purpose of bringing the most influential social media experts together. It throws an immodest invitation out to “movers” and “shakers.” These people are from marketing firms and the industry at large. If you consider yourself influential in the digital marketing sphere, buy a ticket. Not everybody falls in this category, however. If you are not but want to seat at a table with some idols, this event is for you. There is much networking to be done at this conference.
#12 Intrigue Summit - June
- Date: June 26, 2019
- Location: New York City
- Price Range: $299 - $399
- Main Speakers: Johann Alleyne
- Website: Intrigue Summit
Intrigue Summit is a meetup of digital marketing specialists. The summit takes place in New York City. The program line up is quite peculiar. The first thing you should notice is that Intrigue gathers over 200 moderators. At first, it looks impractical for a one-day event. But the organizers have made an impressive structure. The summit is based entirely on the Q&A sessions. The Q&A sessions are those moderated by one or multiple subject matter experts. The summit starts with a quick keynote part. Once this is done, the audience takes the stage.
The target audience of this event is digital marketers. It will cover all critical aspects of the field. The best part is the audience questions are the topics of discussion. The event has been tailored to take a Q&A format. Therefore, those who would rather be listened than preached it would be thrilled. Budding professionals are a very critical chunk of the expected attendance. In short, if you have questions about social media in general and want an expert opinion, hurry along.
#13 World Social Marketing Conference - June
- Date: June 4-5, 2019
- Location: Edinburgh
- Price Range: GBP 249 - 749
- Main Speakers: Alex Aiken
- Website: World Social Marketing
Main Speakers: Ann Don Bosco, Bill Novelli, Dr. Abi Badejo, Dulce Espelosin. Jeff Jordan, Nicci Motiang
The mission of World Social Marketing is to act as a vehicle to help build a global movement. This movement is for capturing, spreading and nurturing good practice in Social Marketing. It also deals with a range of associated behavior change disciplines.
The organizers are about increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of social marketing practice. This will span operational and strategic levels. It will also cut across regional, national and international settings. This conference aims to aggregate people trying to make society better. The focus is on those who encourage behavior change in others.
#14 SocialWest - June
- Date: June 12 - 14, 2019
- Location: Calgary, Alberta
- Price Range: CAD 220.00 - CAD 325.00
- Main Speakers: Alex Aiken
- Website: SocialWest
SocialWest is an exciting multi-day conference. It was developed for those working in communications, marketing, and social media professions.
Attendees experience sessions, panels and workshops lead by the industry's foremost experts. Throughout SocialWest, the experts will share the elements of successful strategies. These strategies will be relevant for both big and small businesses. SocialWest will be an essential educational conference. It is for social media and marketing professionals of all levels.
#15 DigiMarCon Midwest - June
- Date: June 20 - 21, 2019
- Location: Chicago, Ilinois
- Price Range: $197 - $997
- Main Speakers: Aaron Palmer
- Website: DigiMarCon Midwest
Main Speakers: Aaron Taylor, Adam Gausepohl, Allan Watson. Alen Garnett, Allen Hammer, Almitra Karnick, Amanda Bond, Amanda Robinson. Amy Lee, Andrea Corson. Andrew Chow, Andrew Jenkins, and more
DigiMarCon Midwest 2019 Conference showcases the most audacious and thought-provoking orators. Thus, it provides attendees with emerging strategies and the latest innovative technologies. It will cover best practices and insights from successful digital marketing campaigns. It will cover building customer loyalty, increasing sales, and improving lead generation. The program has been specifically designed to help attendees develop their audience. Attendees will learn how to build traffic and create brand awareness. You will also learn to improve customer service and promote better use of digital tools. This knowledge will be used to drive more productive business outcomes internally.
This event is for Innovators, senior marketers and branders, and entrepreneurs. Digital executives and professionals, web & mobile strategists are also in view. There is something for designers and web project managers, business leaders business developers. Agency executives, their teams and anyone else in the digital community are welcome. All will learn and leverage digital, mobile, and social media marketing.
#16 ANA Digital & Social Media Conference - July
- Date: July 24 – 26, 2019
- Location: San Diego, CA, USA
- Price Range: $1, 199 - $1, 499
- Main Speakers: Debra Erikson
- Website: ANA Digital & Social Media
The Association of National Advertiser organizes this conference. It guarantees highly professional lectures and knowledge. It is focused on Social Media and Digital Marketing subject. It will provide practical testimonials on the latest trends, tendencies of the industry. Examples of how to use these will also be demonstrated.
As the name suggests, this conference is aimed at digital marketers. Social media experts would also find useful collaborations and training here.
#17 International Conference on Social Media Marketing - July
- Date: July 17-18, 2019
- Location: NJ, Brunswick
- Price Range:
- Main Speakers: No official release yet
- Website: Not available
Social media marketing techniques have advanced in the last decade in developed nations. Social media marketing has also been introduced in emerging economies. All these trends have researchers struggling to keep up with the pace of evolution. Their main focus is the impact on all branches of marketing. It spans brand building to its influence in shaping consumer perceptions and communications. This conference aims to provide a global platform for practicing and academic researchers. The platform will allow them to share their latest research, ideas, and survey reports. The theory and practices regarding all aspects of SM marketing is their focus.
This social media marketing conference has a real global feel. It intends to look at marketing techniques in developed nations. It also will consider the introduction of social media marketing in emerging economies. This evolution also has significant consequences for marketing as a whole. It affects branding, communication and client perception. The event format is exciting, allowing for a lively discussion. Between digital marketers and researchers, exciting ideas will be formed and explored.
#18 Social Media PR & Comms - August
- Date: August 9 - 10, 2019
- Location: San Francisco, CA
- Price Range: $1.045 - $1.540
- Main Speakers: Veda Banerjee
- Website: Social Media PR & Comms
Main Speakers: Susan Chang, Amanda Coffee, Lisa Conn, Madison Dowswell. Lauren Friedman, Ashley Frohnert, Cristian Gonzales, Douglas Hannan. Sarah Hines, Chris Jackson, Martha Kalman, Jessica McGlory. Ryder Meehan, Cheryl Mikovch, Nina Mishkin, James Nickerson, Galina Patil. Grace Qaqundah, Elisabeth Sorrell, Ben Spangler, and more
The summit will expand the playing field to explore how brands are killing it on major platforms. The social networks in focus include Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter. It will also examine influencer-marketing trends across all of the platforms. It will explore AI, tieing metrics to your company’s bottom line and SEO best practices. These will be pointed in light of the latest changes to Google’s algorithm, among other topics.
You’ll also have a chance to network with your peers and become part of the action. Interactive sessions and roundtables are designed to bring the community together IRL. You’re sure to leave with a list of action items to bring back to the office. You will also have new professional and personal contacts as well.
#19 Digital Marketing Summit - September
- Date: September 11 - 12, 2019
- Location: Seattle, WA
- Price Range: $245 - $995
- Main Speakers: Caroline Hubbard
- Website: Digital Marketing
Main Speakers: Heather Taylor, Mike King, Ivonne Kinser. Steve Rude, Carmen Collins, Finola Austin Ryan Oliver, Lisa Croft Cliff Seal. Beverly Jackson, and Andrew Malcolm
Digital Summit Tampa is one of the Digital Summit series. Attendees are those driving growth and success of their company’s digital marketing. These people are also crucial to influencing the future of the digital economy. They come from a wide variety of companies and organizations. These include national brands, CPG, agencies, service providers. It also includes technology pioneers, B2B providers, associations & nonprofits, startups, and much more.
#20 Content Marketing World - September
- Date: September 3 – 6, 2019
- Location: Cleaveland, Ohio
- Price Range: $500 - $2,499
- Main Speakers: Tina Fey
- Website: Content Marketing World
Main Speakers Kathleen Diamantakis, Jane Weedon, Kathy Klotz-Guest. Chris Penn, Paul Roetzer, Ann Handley, Alenka Bester, and Mark Bornstein
Content Marketing World is the one event where you can learn and network with the best in the industry. It will inspire you to create your epic content marketing. It will help you network with some of the brightest in the business! We want to help you build your team and your skills. There will be over 120 sessions and workshops. They will be presented by leading brand marketers and experts from around the globe. They will cover storytelling, ROI, demand generation.
This is for those looking for new perspectives, and new case studies. You will get fresh inspiration and insight into the most important future trends. These will be the most relevant in the content marketing industry. Then you don’t want to miss CMWorld 2019. Any brand that wants to improve and evolve its content marketing prowess will be here.
#21 Social Media Strategies - October
- Date: October 15-17, 2019
- Location: New York, USA
- Price Range:
- Main Speakers:
- Website: Social Media Strategies
Social Media Strategies Summit is a platform to learn about real-life case studies. These will provide practical insights that get you thinking out of the box. You will spin fresh, winning ideas for your social campaigns and communications. This event is a chance to participate in hands-on, activity-based workshops. The interactive sessions will help to deep dive into specific topics. You will get to work collaboratively to solve them alongside your peers.
#22 Smart Social Summit - November
- Date: November 5 – 7, 2019
- Location: Austin, Texas
- Price Range:
- Main Speakers: Jenifer Saenz
- Website: Smart Social Summit
Main Speakers: Kate Coughlin, Melissa Rosenthal Brenner, Roy Spence, Pete Hess. David Friedman, Avery Block, Olu Johnson, Virginia Miracle. Arshi Duffley, Michael Bucklin, Mike Betzer, Molly James-Lundak, Curtis Midkiff, and more.
Each year, more than 700 social media and marketing leaders gather in Austin, Texas. For two days, there will be networking sessions, keynotes, and BBQ. Spredfast's has a unique ability to bring the largest brands together. They will be in an intimate setting learning from one another. From breakout sessions to mainstage keynotes, SmartSocial Summit brings together the smartest minds. These people share, learn, and build meaningful relationships.
Spredfast is transforming the way companies connect with consumers. Their software enables companies to build lasting relationships with today's digitally connected consumer. Enterprise brands worldwide use Spredfast to manage, integrate and amplify social content. This can work across any digital touch point in real time.
#23 Social Media Week London - November
- Date: October 31 - 1 November, 2019
- Location: London, UK
- Price Range: £639 - £985
- Main Speakers: June Sarpong Mbe
- Website: Social Media Week London
Main Speakers: Ian Edwards, Dan Robinson, Betsy Fast. Joe Federer, David Schneider, Annika Small Obe, Bogdana Butnar. Saskia Jones, Shaun Keaveny, Tara O’Donnell, Jason Miller
This is an annual conference that gathers Social Media experts from across Europe. They come to discuss the latest Social Media Marketing trends. Topics covered during the event tackle vast areas of Social Marketing. They are a source of knowledge that every social marketer will find useful.
This is the 9th edition of the Social Media Week London. It will bring together professionals with a curiosity and passion for new ideas. Innovations and emerging trends in social media. Over three days they will tackle three prominent sub-themes. They include the YouUniverse, the Social Divide, and AI vs. Humanity.
#24 Social Fresh 2019 - November
- Date: November 13-15, 2019
- Location: Winter Park, New York
- Price Range: $1,050 - $1,499
- Main Speakers: Megan Toth
- Website: Social Fresh 2019
This conference was held annually since 2008 and has hosted more than 20 events. Attendance at the meeting includes more than 300 of the Fortune 500 in attendance. This year’s conference is for two days. It is an excellent opportunity to meet up with primary influencers in the media. The conference brings together top digital leaders like Facebook, Microsoft, and many others.
Expected participants include digital marketers, salesperson(s), and executive. It also includes agents as well as business owners. It is primarily for anyone who wants to grow an audience. It will also help those who want to find new customers. It will help increase revenue via social media and content marketing.
The Final Word
A lot of insight can be gained just by attending social media conferences. The most attended are social media marketing conferences. These insights can help enhance a company’s strategies. Keeping an eye on the most important events is the key to stay up-to-date with innovations.
Each conference will have its benefits. No two social media events are exactly alike. Summits often differ concerning the topics covered, participants’ profile or the organizational aspects. To get the most out of it, it’s important to attend only events that fit your needs. These events generally offer the information you’re interested in. When chosen wisely, attendance at the conferences offers a lot!