Top B2B Marketing Conferences in 2020
From a marketing director to an ordinary manager, anyone can face the bubble trap of their role. In conditions of an overloaded work schedule and household chores, sometimes there may simply not be time for training, communication or brainstorming.
That's why you need to devote time and money to attending conferences, regardless of niche. And if it comes to marketing, then you should run there at top speed.
That's why you need to devote time and money to attending conferences, regardless of niche. And if it comes to marketing, then you should run there headlong.
So that you do not have to wander in the network for a long time looking for a suitable event, we have compiled a list of the best B2B marketing conferences to be held in 2020.
As mentioned above, the first goal is training. Approaches in B2B marketing change almost every month. Instead of looking for information on the Internet and trying to put it on the shelves, it is better to spend several days at the conference, get insights and start using them in your business.
Place: Westin Verasa Hotel in Napa, California, USA
Date: 19-20 May, 2020
Cost: 1695-1995$ (until March 20), 1895-2295 (until April 19), 2095-2595 (until May 19)
The main message of the upcoming forum is the transformation of marketing for the next generation. You will learn about new approaches to data analysis and creating new ideas based on them, and you will also be able to familiarize yourself with practices that will be applied in 2020. The forum will discuss issues related to the use of AI and machine learning, interorganizational cooperation and the role of marketing in creating new strategic opportunities.
If you want to hear key persons in the field of B2B marketing, then you just need to visit this forum. It will feature individuals such as Jonathan Kopulsky (former CCO Deloitte), Steve Cox (vice president of Digital Lifecycle Journeys), Calvin Gee (senior marketing director at Oracle), Susan Kunkel (CMO at Delloite) and many others.
By the way, stay tuned for ITSMA events. They have already announced that there will be the 26th Marketing Vision Conference in early October, but there is still no full information. But such an event must not be missed.
Place: San Francisco, California, USA
Date: 3-6 November, 2020
Cost: full access - $ 2195 (until March 3), $ 2795 (after March 3); conference only - $ 1395 and $ 1995 respectively; workshop only - $ 1095 (constant price)
The MPB2B team held the previous forum not so long ago, because today lists of speakers are still being formed. But it is already known that one of the key speakers is David Mirman Scott, the author of the famous 8 books on marketing, and also a member of the advisory boards of companies such as HubSpot, Newstex, and Eloqua.
Place: Hyatt Regency, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Date: 24-26 February, 2020
Cost: 1095$ (one day), 1795$ (standard access), 1995$ (VIP access)
This year, the list of speakers included: Todd Henry (adviser to The Accidental Creative), Pam Didner (owner of the Relentless Pursuit), Kate Cindric-Federhar (marketing director at CenturyLink), Tim White (marketing director at People.ai), Leslie Cozat (senior director of Optum), Rob Leavit (senior vice president of ITSMA) and others.
Site: Get Stacked
Place: London, Britain
Date: 19 March, 2020
Cost: 500£ (one day), 1110£ (2 days - conference + training)
Whose speeches will be the main ones? Adam Sharp is CEO at Clevertouch Marketing, Ash Chandler is head of marketing automation at Really B2B, Chris Marjara is at CMO at Access Group, Ben Ries is at CMO at Redgate, and many others. There will be more than 35 speakers at the conference, so do not miss your chance to record their insights.
Place: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Date: 29 March – 2 April, 2020
Cost: 1895$ (until January 31), 2095$ (after January 31). There are also additional trainings and certifications (you can familiarize yourself with the prices on the website)
Speakers included personalities such as Shantanu Narayen (Adobe CEO), Michelle De`Lon (COO NCMEC), Ebhei Parasnis (CTO Adobe), Darrell Alfonso (marketing manager for Amazon) and more than 100 others.
Place: Austin, Texas, USA
Date: 3-6 March, 2020
Cost: 2695-2895$ (price is valid until February 28)
List of speakers? It has not yet been published on the site and on social networks, although very little remains before the conference. We are ready to assume that this information will be available after registration.
Place: San Francisco, California, USA
Date: 4 June, 2020
Attending a conference, you will listen to speeches by people such as Sean Alice (founder of the grows hacking phenomenon), Nancy Hensley (IBM CDO), Hila Kew (Acorns vice president) and Kevin Ma (PM Wish).
Site: ANA Conference
Place: Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Date: 12-14 May, 2020
Among the speakers you can see Bob Liodis (CEO ANA), Karen Walker (senior vice president of Intel), Valerie Bellew (CMO Microsoft), Dave Edelman (CMO Aetna) and many others.
Place: San Diego, California, USA
Date: 1-3 June, 2020
Cost: 3625$ until April 3, 4075$ - after
Among the speakers, first of all, you will see many experts (from vice president to analysts) from the Gartner team. In addition, there will be many invited speakers, but so far only one is known - Dr. Steve Robins (consultant in organizations such as NASA, Boeing, Gap Inc. and many others).
Place: London, Britain
Date: 23 June, 2020
Cost: tickets are not yet on sale, because prices are unknown
Key topics: unknown yet. This only fuels interest in the event, as they have already announced that there will be about 80 speakers, 8 streams and 66 sessions. Accordingly, the organizers already know the topics and, moreover, formed a schedule, but so far do not reveal all the cards.
Nevertheless, it is already known that among the speakers are Rory Sutherland (Ogilvy Vice Chairman), Zoe Hominik (O2 Marketing Director), Sanjiw Munjal (Accenture Digital Commerce Director), Andrea Clatworthey (ABM CEO in Fujitsu) and many others.