Social Media Conferences: The Definitive List

There are dozens of social media conferences every year, ranging from intimate gatherings for executives to massive parties open to everyone. If you're not sure which ones are worth your time, you're not alone.

We take the guesswork out of planning your social media conference calendar. Our guide to the best upcoming social media conferences is based on personal experience attending hundreds of conferences, and is tailored for social media executives.

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Guide Key

  • Vibe: The overall feel of the conference
  • Cost: Ranging from Free to $$$$$
    Free - $0
    $ - Under $100
    $$ - $100 - $1,000
    $$$ - $1,000 - $3,000
    $$$$ - $3,000 - $5,000
    $$$$$ (Super Expensive)
  • Best For: Who would benefit most from attending
  • Location: Where the conference is happening
  • Date: State date of the event

Upcoming Conferences

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Code Conference (Recode Media) 2019

  • Vibe:
    Exclusive, Premium
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$$$
  • Best For:
    Technologists, Media Executives
  • Location:
    Scottsdale, AZ
  • Date:
    June 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

MediaPost Publishing Insiders Summit 2019

  • Vibe:
    Small, intimate
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$
  • Best For:
    Content Creators
  • Location:
    Pinehurst, NC
  • Date:
    June 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Digital Publishing Innovation Summit - Surviving the Digital Media Apocalypse

  • Vibe:
    -
  • Ticket Cost:
    Price Not Disclosed
  • Best For:
    Content Creators, Digital Media Execs
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Date:
    July 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Digiday Brand Summit July 2019

  • Vibe:
    Medium, intimate
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$
  • Best For:
    Media Executives
  • Location:
    Napa, CA
  • Date:
    July 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

MediaPost Brand Insider Summit CPG 2019

  • Vibe:
    Medium, intimate
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$
  • Best For:
    CPG Brands, Senior Marketing Managers
  • Location:
    Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Date:
    August 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

American Society of News Editors Convention (ASNE) 2019

  • Vibe:
    Intimate, Medium-size
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$
  • Best For:
    News Editors, Journalists
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Date:
    September 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Online News Association (ONA) 2019

  • Vibe:
    Large, free for all
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$
  • Best For:
    Journalists, Anyone working in online news
  • Location:
    New Orleans, LA
  • Date:
    September 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Masters Of Marketing 2019

  • Vibe:
    Massive, free for all
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$
  • Best For:
    Professional Marketers
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date:
    October 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

NAB Show New York 2019

  • Vibe:
    Massive, Sprawling
  • Ticket Cost:
    $
  • Best For:
    Marketers, Brands, Media, Finance, Services
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Date:
    October 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

FUSE Publishing Executive 2019

  • Vibe:
    Small, intimate
  • Ticket Cost:
    $$$$$
  • Best For:
    Media Executives
  • Location:
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Date:
    November 2019
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Affiliate Summit West 2019

  • Vibe:
    -
  • Ticket Cost:
    Price Not Disclosed
  • Best For:
    Performance Marketers, Affiliate Marketers, Advertisers, Influencers
  • Location:
    Las Vegas, NV
  • Date:
    January 2020
  • Stay tuned for next year's dates!