Business Strategy

Top Marketing Events in 2024 [U.S. Dates]

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In 2024, staying ahead in marketing isn’t just beneficial—it’s vital. The marketing landscape is abuzz with anticipation for key industry events poised to drive innovation and shape strategies for the ongoing year. These gatherings are indispensable for professionals navigating the ever-evolving field.

Let’s dive into the most anticipated marketing events of 2024, each offering invaluable insights and networking opportunities for marketers of all levels.

Top 2024 Marketing Conference Index

  1. Millennium Alliance’s Enterprise AI Marketing Transformation Assembly
  2. 2024 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference
  3. INBOUND 24
  4. Content Marketing World 2024
  5. eTail: The eCommerce & Omnichannel Conference
  6. CMO Alliance: Chief Marketing Officer Summit
  7. Digital Marketing World Forum (DMWF)
  8. Marketing Artificial Intelligence Conference (MAICON) 2024.
  9. MarketingProfs B2B Forum 2024
  10. AMA’s Marketing Analytics Virtual Conference
  11. The Event Planner Expo 2024
  12. Affiliate Summit West 2024
  13. MozCon 2024
  14. Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo 2024
  15. DigiMarCon America 2024

1. Millennium Alliance’s Enterprise AI Marketing Transformation Assembly

May 15-16, 2024, at The Intercontinental, Chicago Magnificent Mile

Who is this for? 

Global Chief Marketing Officers seeking to unleash marketing potential with AI and navigate digital transformation.

Why attend? 

This assembly provides CMOs with a unique opportunity to connect face-to-face, gain insights into current industry trends & challenges, and access innovative technology solutions. With 76% of the Fortune 100 attending and nearly 10 years of experience, this event offers unparalleled access to leading enterprises and discussions on marketing hot topics.

General topics covered:

  • AI-driven content creation
  • Predictive analytics for marketing
  • Automated ad campaign optimization
  • Dynamic pricing strategies with AI
  • Digital transformation for C-Suite leaders

2. 2024 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference 

June 6-8, 2024, in Washington, DC.

Who is this for? 

Policymakers, government relations professionals, academics, and industry leaders interested in driving social change through marketing and public policy.

Why attend? 

This conference brings together experts from government, industry, and academia to explore the intersection of marketing and public policy. Engage in groundbreaking discussions, connect with thought leaders, and contribute to shaping sustainable solutions for today’s complex challenges.

General topics covered:

  • The role of grassroots movements in public policy
  • Consumer protection and ethical advertising
  • Environmental responsibility and sustainability
  • The impact of marketing on legislative action
  • Best practices in government relations

3. INBOUND 24

September 18-20, in Boston, MA.

Who is this for? 

Professionals in marketing, sales, operations, and customer success seeking personal growth and actionable insights.

Why should you attend?

INBOUND offers unparalleled opportunities for professional development, networking, and inspiration. With 200+ speakers, 11,000+ attendees, 180+ sessions, and 100,000+ livestream views, you can gain expertise, connect with a global community, get inspired by industry leaders, and enjoy a 360° experience of education, community-building, entertainment, and wellness.

General topics covered:

  • Latest trends and tactics in marketing, sales, and AI
  • HubSpot product announcements and demos
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Networking with global professionals
  • Inspiration from industry-leading speakers

4. Content Marketing World 2024

October 21-23, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.

Who is this for? 

Marketers seeking growth opportunities and networking in the realm of content marketing.

Why should you attend? 

Content Marketing World offers a unique chance to learn from keynote speakers like actress and producer Elizabeth Banks, Google’s Cassie Kozyrkov, and Croud’s Avinash Kaushik. With a diverse agenda covering every aspect of content marketing and session tracks tailored to individual interests, you can customize your experience and gain invaluable insights.

General topics covered:

  • AI in Marketing
  • Analytics & Data
  • Brand Strategies
  • Content Creation & Development
  • Social Media & Influencer Marketing

5. eTail: The eCommerce & Omnichannel Conference

August 12-15, 2024, at Boston Marriott Copley Place, MA.

Who is this for? 

Retailers seeking to enhance their eCommerce and omnichannel strategies for increased profits and business growth.

Why should you attend? 

eTail offers a prime opportunity to learn from successful retailers who have boosted their profits with disruptive strategies and innovative ideas. With a focus on practical takeaways and cutting out fluff, you can expect hundreds of strategic insights to apply directly to your business. 

General topics covered:

  • eCommerce strategies
  • Omnichannel marketing
  • Disruptive retail strategies
  • Innovation in retail

6. CMO Alliance: Chief Marketing Officer Summit

September 04, 2024, at San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission Street, San Francisco.

Who is this conference for? 

Chief Marketing Officers and marketing leaders seeking to maintain a competitive edge in an ever-changing marketing landscape.

Why should you attend? 

The Chief Marketing Officer Summit offers a platform for forward-thinking marketers to share tried, tested, and proven strategies. You will also become part of the CMO Alliance community, an exclusive space for marketing leaders to network, share experiences, and seek peer advice.

General topics covered:

  • Emerging technologies in marketing
  • Harnessing the power of AI
  • Actionable leadership tactics
  • Overcoming key challenges facing marketing leaders

7. Digital Marketing World Forum (DMWF)

September 26th-27th, 2024, Marriott Marquis, Time Square, New York

Who is this conference for? 

Marketers and professionals seeking insights into the latest digital marketing trends and strategies.

Why should you attend? 

DMWF offers top-level strategic content, networking opportunities, and insights from leading global brands. With a 14+ year history, it’s a forward-thinking event tackling the challenges of the digital future.

General topics covered:

  • Digital marketing technologies
  • Customer experience
  • CRM and automation
  • Social media marketing

8. Marketing Artificial Intelligence Conference (MAICON) 2024

September 10-12, 2024, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, on 

Who is this conference for? 

Marketers and business leaders interested in AI-driven marketing.

Why should you attend? 

MAICON focuses on leveraging AI in marketing to make software and technology smarter. You will learn from the industry’s brightest minds about automating data-driven tasks, improving predictive capabilities, and exploring digital marketing transformation.

General topics covered:

  • Leveraging AI in marketing
  • Automating data-driven tasks
  • Improving predictive capabilities
  • Digital marketing transformation

9. MarketingProfs B2B Forum 2024

November 12-14, 2024, Boston

Who is this for? 

B2B marketers and professionals.

Why should you attend? 

The MarketingProfs B2B Forum offers tactical sessions, inspirational keynotes, and networking opportunities to drive growth and elevate brand reputation in B2B marketing.

General topics covered:

  • Driving growth in B2B marketing
  • Elevating brand reputation
  • Proving ROI
  • Staying ahead of the marketing curve

10. AMA’s Marketing Analytics Virtual Conference

June 18, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 1:25 PM.

Who is this conference for? 

Marketers interested in leveraging data analytics in marketing.

Why should you attend? 

This free virtual conference offers tangible insights into dissecting consumer behavior patterns and leveraging cutting-edge data analytics tools. You will gain actionable takeaways and earn continuing education units (CEUs) toward maintaining AMA Professional Certified Marketer ® credential.

General topics covered:

  • Dissecting consumer behavior patterns
  • Leveraging cutting-edge data analytics tools
  • Latest trends and innovations in marketing analytics

11. The Event Planner Expo 2024

October 15-17, 2024, in New York City.

Who is this conference for? 

Event professionals, marketers, and global brands.

Why should you attend? 

The premier conference for event professionals offers networking opportunities and insights from world-renowned experts and keynote speakers. You can expect exclusive parties, high-energy networking, and access to leading exhibitors.

General topics covered:

  • Networking with event professionals
  • Learning from expert keynote speakers
  • Exploring innovative event strategies
  • Accessing leading exhibitors

12. Affiliate Summit West 2024

January 15-17, 2024, Caesars Forum in Las Vegas.

Who is this conference for? 

Affiliates, advertisers, e-commerce sellers, and tech suppliers.

Why should you attend? 

Affiliate Summit West 2024 is a mecca for 6,500 affiliates, advertisers, e-commerce sellers, and tech suppliers. You will gain valuable insights, forge strategic partnerships, and leave equipped with actionable tactics to drive business growth.

General topics covered:

  • Latest trends in affiliate marketing
  • Networking with industry leaders
  • Discovering innovative affiliate strategies

13. MozCon 2024

June 3-4, 2024, in Seattle, Washington

Who is this conference for? 

SEO and marketing professionals.

Why should you attend? 

MozCon is a convergence of SEO and marketing brilliance, where the latest strategies in search engine optimization and digital marketing are unveiled. It’s an opportunity to immerse yourself in actionable insights, connect with industry thought leaders, and gain the knowledge and strategies needed to stay ahead in the ever-evolving digital space.

General topics covered:

  • Latest SEO advancements
  • Networking with industry professionals
  • Discovering digital marketing strategies

14. Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo 2024

June 3-5, 2024, in Denver, Colorado

Who is this conference for? 

Marketing professionals.

Why should you attend? 

This event is rich in research and insights on AI, marketing strategy, multichannel marketing, and brand strategy. It’s a unique opportunity to gain valuable insights, network with peers, and explore the latest trends and innovations shaping the marketing landscape. You will leave inspired, equipped with actionable strategies, and ready to lead marketing initiatives in an era of disruption.

General topics covered:

  • AI in marketing
  • Marketing strategy
  • Multichannel marketing
  • Brand strategy

15. DigiMarCon America 2024

July 1-2, 2024, online.

Who is this conference for? 

Digital marketing professionals.

Why should you attend? 

DigiMarCon America 2024 offers insights from top industry speakers, emerging strategies, and innovative technologies to boost your business. You will get to network with thought leaders, access top keynotes, and enhance your digital marketing skills. Whether you’re aiming to stay updated on industry trends or expand your professional network, DigiMarCon America is your platform for success.

General topics covered:

  • Artificial Intelligence & ChatGPT
  • Content Marketing
  • Conversion Rate Optimization
  • Social Media Marketing