37 Digital Marketing Conferences You Won’t Want to Miss in 2017

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37 Digital Marketing Conferences You Won’t Want to Miss in 2017

2017 is here, and with it comes another year of awesome digital marketing conferences.

Attending even one can help you keep up on cutting-edge industry news and innovation. And as workers in a digital world, face-to-face conferences can be a refreshing break from the norm.

It’s still early days, but here are 37 conferences (for a start) that you won’t want to miss in 2017:


Affiliate Summit West

What: The performance marketing industry’s premier global event.

Where: Las Vegas, NV

When: January 15-17, 2017

Email Insider Summit: Europe

What: Mornings include keynotes, case studies, and panels from top minds in the industry. Afternoons are networking opportunities during exciting outings.

Where: The Alps

When: January 30 – February 2, 2017

SUPERWEEK Hungary 2017

What: An annual gathering of digital marketing professionals, analysts, and thought leaders in the measurement industry.

Where: Budapest, Hungary

When: January 30 – February 3, 2017


Mobile Shopping Europe

What: The only true benchmarking opportunity for mobile innovators from Europe’s most progressive retailers. Learn from Michael Durbridge, Adam Warburton, Fabrice Khullar, and more.

Where: London, UK

When: February 7-9, 2017

SearchLove San Diego

What: Analytics, optimization, content, paid promotions, and other cutting-edge digital marketing presentations.

Where: San Diego, CA

When: February 23-24, 2017

Digital Marketing World Forum: Singapore

What: A leading digital and social marketing conference.

Where: Marina Square, Singapore

When: February 13-14, 2017

MarketingSherpa Summit 2017


What: Strategies for digital marketing success from research and real-world experiences. Featured speakers include Charles Duhigg, Scott Dikkers, Catharine Hays, and more.

Where: Las Vegas, NV

When: February 13-16, 2017

PPC Masters 2017

What: The conference for everyone who deals with clicks (Pay-Per-Click, AdWords, SEA)

Where: Berlin, Germany

When: February 16, 2017

MozCon Local

What: Local marketing and SEO industry experts gather to provide next-level tips for building content, getting citations, optimizing local ranking factors, and more. Participate in live Q&As with in-house and agency marketers.

Where: Seattle, WA

When: February 27-28, 2017

B2B Marketing Exchange

What: Moving messaging from commodity to competitive advantage across the customer life cycle.

Where: Scottsdale, AZ

When: February 20-22, 2017


Traffic & Conversion Summit


What: The largest conversion conference in North America featuring Ryan Deiss, Perry Belcher, Roland Frasier, and more.

Where: San Diego, CA

When: March 10-12, 2017

ROI Revolution Summit

What: A conference touching on all the factors important for driving digital ROI for online retailers, including social media, digital marketplaces, on-site factors, and more.

Where: Orlando, FL

When: March 15-18, 2017

Social Media Marketing World

What: Attend this conference and enjoy expert-led track sessions, workshops, and keynote speeches about the state of social media. Organized by Social Media Examiner.

Where: San Diego, CA

When: March 22-24, 2017

Adobe Summit

What: A premier event for digital marketing professionals. Keynote speakers include Alma Derricks, Richard Dickson, Walter Levitt, Giles Richardson, and others.

Where: Las Vegas, NV

When: March 19-23, 2017

Digital Marketing Innovation Summit New York

What: A gathering of the world’s most dynamic and senior executives in digital marketing to network, share, and learn.

Where: New York City, NY

When: March 8-9, 2017




What:  An actionable growth and conversion optimization event. The best practitioners in the world gather to teach, network, and learn from world-class speakers like Peep Laja, Jared Spool, and Krista Seiden.

Where: San Antonio, TX

When: April 5-7, 2017


What: Attend this mega conference to learn about emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices for digital marketing.

Where: Orlando, FL

When: April 16-23, 2017

The Marketing Nation Summit 2017

What: Inspiring thought leadership, valuable education and certification, and networking opportunities for the industry. Keynote speakers to be announced.

Where: Las Vegas, NV

When: April 23-26, 2017

Marketing United

What: Presented by Emma; agenda to be announced.

Where: Nashville, TN

When: April 19-21, 2017

Digital Marketing & Strategy Innovation Summit Hong Kong

What: 20+ industry expert speakers share case studies and interactive networking strategies.

Where: Hong Kong

When: April 26-27, 2017


SEJ Summit

SEJ Summit Chicago 2017 Banner

What: Search Engine Journal’s flagship conference is dedicated to giving SEOs what they need, with an agenda of original, first-run presentations covering the latest SEO and SEM tactics from renowned experts, plus excellent networking opportunities.

Where: Navy Pier, Chicago

When: May 11, 2017

Email Evolution Conference

What: A conference designed for the mid-to-senior level marketer searching for on-the-job marketing solutions.

Where: New Orleans, LA

When: May 1-3, 2017

Big Digital

What: World-class speakers gather for Australia’s newest and most exciting digital marketing conference.

Where: Adelaide, Australia

When: May 2-4, 2017

Gartner Digital Marketing Conference

What: A conference designed for senior executives. Learn about the latest marketing trends, get actionable insights, and obtain key strategies from objective research.

Where: San Diego, CA

When: May 10-12, 2017


What: A digital marketing technology conference featuring growth hackers, data scientists, and other digital strategists.

Where: San Francisco, CA

When: May 9-11, 2017


What: Putting marketing data to work and looking to the future of marketing analytics.

Where: San Francisco, CA

When: May 15-18, 2017



What: A conference devoted to online video creators, industry leaders, and fans.

Where: Anaheim, CA

When: June 21-24, 2017

The Content Marketing Academy 2017

What: The UK’s leading content marketing, social media, and business growth conference.

Where: Edinburgh, Scotland

When: June 8-9, 2017

SMX Advanced: Seattle

What: The only conference designed exclusively for experienced search marketers.

Where: Seattle, WA

When: June 2017 (Exact date TBA)

Call to Action

What: A conversion optimization conference featuring Rand Fishkin, Joanna Wiebe, and more. Hosted by Unbounce.

Where: Vancouver, BC

When: June 25-27, 2017


Amsterdam Affiliate Conference

What: A conference, exhibition, and networking opportunity to find new affiliates.

Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands

When: July 11-14, 2017

MozCon 2017

What: Forward-thinking sessions in SEO, social media, content marketing, CRO, mobile, brand development, and more.

Where: Seattle, WA

When: July 17-19, 2017

Digital Summit Portland

What: Called “The Definitive Digital Marketing Gathering.” Speakers TBA.

Where: Portland, OR

When: July 2017 (Exact date TBA)


Social Fresh


What: The longest-running social marketing conference, with a focus on networking in the industry.

Where: Orlando, FL

When: August 2017 (Exact date TBA)

Digital Summit Philadelphia

What: Called “The Definitive Digital Marketing Gathering.” Speakers TBA.

Where: Philadelphia, PA

When: August 2017 (TBA)


What: The performance marketing conference. Speakers TBA.

Where: New York City, NY

When: August 21-23, 2017


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What: A premier social media and optimization conference.

Where: Las Vegas, NV

When: November 6-9, 2017


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There are other conferences I would add to the list, like Content Marketing World and Inbound 2017, once dates are announced. All will be great networking opportunities.

Which conferences are on your 2017 wish list? Let me know on social media.

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SEJ Summit Banner by Paolo Bobita.
Screenshots by Aaron Agius. Taken November 2016.

Aaron Agius

Aaron Agius

Managing Director at Louder Online

Aaron Agius is an experienced search, content and social marketer. He has worked with some of the world’s largest and ... [Read full bio]