If you want to increase your knowledge of marketing and advertising and improve your networking skills, 2017 has a lot to offer in terms conferences, seminars and workshops. Attending marketing events can help you grow your business and give you the chance to interact with your peers, clients, industry influencers and experts.
In this post, you will find the ultimate list of business and online marketing events for 2017 covering a wide range of topics including analytics, blogging, content, development, email campaigns, entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership, marketing strategy, media trends, SEO, social media, technology, and writing.
When: 17 January 2017
Where: Olympia Central, London
Marketing Week Live is back at Olympia Central on the 8-9th March with a number of industry leading speakers. This UK’s most reputable marketing event combines features of both an exhibition and a conference in order to help forward-thinking marketers solve their toughest challenges. Inspiring expert speakers, outstanding ideas and excellent experience are guaranteed.
When: 25 January 2017
Where: The Telegraph, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London
Organisers: Telegraph Small Business Connect, @teleconnectsme
This evening seminar brings together marketing professionals and small businesses owners to learn from each other to improve innovation on their teams. Hosted by the Telegraph’s new online community for small businesses, this event is only open to members of Small Business Connect and is dedicated to helping owners develop their skills and drive more revenue to their companies.
When: 7 February 2017
Where: TBC, London
Organisers: FP Comms, @fpcomms
FP Comms, organiser of Marketing With Love 2017, believes that building your business takes hard work, determination and great contacts. This event is created to link up professional marketers and leading business to discuss industry shift points and collaborate with senior peers. All who strive to support and want to be supported in growing businesses are welcome to join in this celebration of success.
When: 8 February 2017
Where: Hayes Business Studios, London
Organisers: Hillingdon Small Business Support, Itseeze Websites, @itseeze
This event is created for small businesses looking to drive traffic to their website and get the best out of their marketing budget. Hosted by Hillingdon Small Business Support, this free seminar consists of 2 major parts: media trends & marketing budget and SEO tips. All attendees will receive a free website health check and £50 discount on website design costs for those who will sign up to the Hillingdon Small Business Support Programme.
When: 8 – 9 March 2017
Where: Barking Enterprise Centre, London
Organisers: Barking Enterprise Centres, @BarkingEC
This unique workshop provides business owners, who do not have any marketing background, with the practical knowledge they need to develop customer-oriented marketing campaigns. As a mentor, trainer and consultant Kathy Ennis will help attendees expand their business using efficient marketing strategies and increase customer engagement.
When: 16 March 2017
Where: Brooklyn Bowl, The O2, Peninsula Square, London
This conference will focus on the skills recruitment marketers need if they’re looking to integrate digital and more traditional communication channels. Aimed at professionals leading sales and marketing teams, this dynamic conference is full of takeaways and actionable advice on everything from creating shareable content to improving user experience on your website and build successful recruitment marketing strategy.
When: 28th–29th March 2017
Where: ExCeL, London
Designed specifically for the marketing specialists, this year’s B2B Marketing Expo will host 95 expert led seminars and 35 interactive masterclasses. With speakers like Smart Insights CEO & Co-Founder Dr Dave Chaffey and Head of B2B Marketing UK Google Raja Saggi, this exhibition will definitely set you and your team up for success.
When: 26 April 2017
Where: The Oyster Shed: Captains Table
Organisers: The School of Marketing, @marketinghustle
You are familiar with marketing basics, but don’t know how to take your marketing acumen to the next level? This half-day intensive workshop will provide both marketers and business owners ample opportunity to gain insight into the most powerful email marketing strategies and effective ways how to get into your clients inbox.
When: 15-16 June 2017
Where: etc. Venues County Hall
Organisers: UnGagged.com, @ungaggeduk
UnGagged is an exclusive event for the most prominent and progressive SEOs and digital marketers in the lead of marketing transformation. Along with hard-hitting content, what makes UnGagged stand out from the competition is its freedom: no BS policy, no censorship, no pitching, and, obviously, no recording allowed. Only actionable information which is sure to help the attendees improve the results and make more money.
When: 28 September 2017
Organisers: Influencer Marketing Hub, @influencerMH
The 1st Annual Influencer Marketing Conference called “Under the Influence” is the must-go event for marketing professionals responsible for their company’s campaign development, relationship management, and, of course, influencer marketing strategy. The attendees will not only get practical knowledge on how to discover influencers and use the best Influencer Marketing tools, but also will learn how to increase the visibility of their brands and expand their reach on social media.
Are there any great London marketing events which are missing in this list? Please let us know in the comments below!