Want to learn from some of the best minds in the content marketing industry, and get a sense of where content marketing is heading in the future? Do you want to network with your fellow content marketers? Then you need to attend one of the top 2018 Content Marketing Events!
You really should attend at least one content marketing event this year. We’ve picked out some of the most interesting-looking marketing and content marketing conferences in 2018. The conferences take place across the US and abroad, all throughout the year. Get your calendar out, book your plane tickets, and start packing.
10 Top 2018 Content Marketing Events
Intelligent Content Conference
March 20-22, Las Vegas, Nevada
If you want to get smarter about your content marketing, the Intelligent Content Conference is for you. The three-day 2018 content marketing event will cover topics such as content strategy, content engineering, responsive design, multi-channel content delivery, team and organizational structure, content optimization, and more.
Regular registration for the first of the top 2018 Content Marketing Events is now open, with rates starting at $1,395.
March 25-29, Las Vegas, Nevada
Extend your trip to Las Vegas after the Intelligent Content Conference and stay for the Adobe Summit from March 25 to 29.
The focus of this 2018 content marketing event is customer experience, and how to use the latest technology to build marketing campaigns that keep the customer front and center. The conference will have more than 250 sessions, divided into multiple content tracks, including:
- Analytics & data management
- Content & experience management
- Email & omnichannel marketing
- Marketing innovations
- Design-led customer
Registration for this top 2018 content marketing conference is currently open. The full price to attend is $1,895. Discounts are available for marketers working for non-profit, government, or educational organizations.
AI Marketing Summit
April 11-13, Santa Barbara, California
The AI Marketing Summit, sponsored by Digiday, is your go-to 2018 content marketing event if you want to learn more about artificial intelligence. Here you’ll discover how AI can improve your content marketing today, instead of years in the future.
In addition to several worthwhile speakers and rapid-fire “sandbox” presentation, the conference also has several fun, networking-focused activities up its sleeve. You can practice yoga in the morning with your fellow marketers, enjoy dinner al fresco together, or stick around for a few late-night drinks.
Registration for this top 2018 content marketing event currently open, with prices start at $3,095.
Content Marketing Conference
May 2-4, Boston, Massachusetts
The Content Marketing Conference is one of the top 2018 content marketing events that focuses on both the art of creating content and the science of distributing and promoting content. The content marketing conference helps marketers and content creators stay up-to-date in a world that’s always changing.
Registration is currently open, with early bird discounted rates available until March 17, 2018. The conference also offers discounts to non-profits, military service members, and students.
July 9-11, Seattle, Washington
MozCon, the annual conference sponsored by Moz, is still in the early planning stages, with speakers and a full agenda yet to be announced. What is known is that the top 2018 content marketing event will cover topics concerning SEO and the role it plays in content marketing and planning.
Registration is currently open, with full rates starting at $1,549. There’s a $500 discount for subscribers to Moz, as well as discounts for groups.
July 10, London, UK
Ignite is a one-day event that’s dubbed the “world’s biggest B2B marketing learning and networking experience.” It takes place in London, so the trip across the pond might make it out of reach for some US-based marketers. But attending this one of the top 2018 content marketing events can also be a great way to get some international networking contacts.
Registration for the event is open. Early bird rates are £399. Full price is £499.
Content Marketing World
September 4-7, Cleveland, Ohio
Content Marketing World is organized by the Content Marketing Institute. It claims to be the largest content marketing event around. It’s designed for content marketing and PR professionals who are responsible for putting content marketing into practice or developing content strategy. The conference intends to give content marketers actionable takeaways to help them make their content and strategies better.
Early bird registration for this one of the top content marketing events is available through May 31, 2018, and costs $2,099 for an all-access pass. Regular registration opens on June 1, and an all-access pass will cost $2,399.
September 4-7, Boston, Massachusetts
Decisions, decisions. You can go to Content Marketing World in Ohio. Or you could attend Inbound 2018 in Boston. Both scheduled for September 4-7. Because Who knows why the two conferences are scheduled for the same three days. Wouldn’t you rather attend both?
Although the full agenda for Inbound hasn’t been announced yet, past years have featured keynote speakers such as Michelle Obama, actor/comedian Issa Rae, and tennis player Billie Jean King.
Early bird pricing for the VIP pass ($1,599), all-access pass ($899), and community pass ($299) is available until March 15. After that, the price goes up.
AMA Marketing Week Live
October 3-5, Las Vegas, Nevada
AMA Marketing Week Live isn’t exclusively for content marketers. But, since content marketing is often synonymous with “marketing” these days, it’s worthwhile for content marketers to attend.
The top 2018 content marketing event is billed as a chance for marketers to come together and share their experiences. But, most of all, it’s for marketers to learn from the work and challenges faced by their peers. Although the full schedule hasn’t been announced yet, registration is currently open. The cost is $995 for members of AMA, and $1,295 for non-members.
B2B Marketing Forum
November 13-16, San Francisco
B2B content marketers, here’s a multi-day conference for you. Put together by the team behind MarketingProfs, the B2B Marketing Forum focuses on the unique challenges that B2B brands and marketers face.
The B2B content marketing conference begins with a day of workshops, covering topics such as digital analytics, content strategy, email marketing, demand generation, sales and marketing alignment, and marketing strategy and planning.
Because registration is currently open for this one of the top 2018 content marketing events. The conference offers several tiers of discounted early bird pricing. You’ll get the best deal if you register before March 16.