Must-Attend Conferences for Agencies: Fall 2012

By | July 9, 2012
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Looking for the latest agency insight, trends and strategies? Don’t worry; this fall is full of great conferences that are jam-packed with agency-specific learning and resources.

Below, we highlight those we’ll be attending, but we’d love to hear about your favorites in the comments.

Inbound — Aug. 27-30, Boston, MA

HUGS 2011This three-day inaugural event is designed for marketing professionals, business owners and agency executives, and includes keynote and breakout sessions, workshops, product demos and networking.

Noteworthy speakers include Brian Halligan (@bhalligan), David Meerman Scott (@dmscott), Rand Fishkin (@randfish), Gary Vaynerchuk (@garyvee) and Susan Cain (@susancain).

As an agency professional, enjoy a complete track just for HubSpot VARs. Our own Paul Roetzer (@paulroetzer) will discuss selling agency services. Other agency thought leaders will lead sessions on outsourcing, growth and profitability, vertical marketing and more.

Not a HubSpot partner, but interested? Learn more about partnership opportunities in this guest post by Peter Caputa (@pc4media). 

Content Marketing World — Sept. 4-6, Columbus, OH

Marketing Agency Insider is extremely excited to be a key sponsor for Content Marketing World 2012. This year, the event is expected to draw more than 1,000 marketers from all over the world—all of who are eager to discuss how to better engage target audiences through content.

For added learning, join us for the pre-conference workshop, “Building and Growing Your Content Marketing Agency,” in which Paul will cover how agencies can differentiate themselves through content marketing services.

Learn more about the benefits of Content Marketing World for agencies, and register today. Use the promo code “AGENCYINSIDER” to save $100 off your registration.

BOLO — Oct. 7-9, Scottsdale, AZ

BOLO is designed for decision makers at small- to mid-sized advertising and PR agencies. Attendance is capped at 250 people to create an intimate event that lets attendees really get to know and interact with one another.

Planned sessions cover content integration, value-based pricing, talent, the impact of mobile, agency operations and more. And, the conference features top speakers, such as Jonathan Fields (@jonathanfields), Jay Baer (@jaybaer) and Tom Webster (@webby2001).

In addition, Paul will also be onsite, presenting How to Recruit, Train and Retain Top Agency Talent. Review the full schedule, and register on the BOLO website.

Are You Attending?

What conferences are you attending this year? Share your favorite events below.

If you’ll be at the above, let us know!