Event Listings

This page details advertising and marketing conferences and events run by Warc and its partner organisations around the world. Further details are available direct from the organisers.

Conferences labelled Warc attending will be attended and reported on by Warc. See our Event Reports page for the latest reports.

September 2016

The Digital Marketing Exchange  Warc will be reporting from this event
26 - 27 September, 2016
London, United Kingdom
The Digital Marketing Exchange brings together over 60 CMOs and VPs of Digital Marketing to debate how to keep ahead of the increasingly, razor sharp digital competition in the era of the 'anytime', 'anyplace' customer. Join Digital Marketing leaders from Facebook, Vice Media, BT, BMW, Zurich Insurance and more for 2 days of learning, discussion and debate to hammer out the latest in digital marketing strategy.

Web: http://bit.ly/DMExchange
Social Media Strategies Summit  Warc will be reporting from this event
27 - 29 September, 2016
San Francisco, United States

Fuel your social media strategy through compelling content, customer experience, brand storytelling, advocacy and technology. The Social Media Strategies Summit features an agenda full of experts – representing brands like FedEx, Zipcar, Microsoft and Visa – who are ready to share their secrets to success on social media, covering areas such as:

  • Breaking down organisational silos to allow a collaborative approach to social
  • Leveraging trends and best practices in social media to become a better marketer
  • Setting up success metrics in social and content marketing to tie strategy to revenue

Web: http://socialmediastrategiessummit.com/san-francisco-2016/

October 2016

Festival of Marketing 2016  Warc will be reporting from this event
5 - 6 October, 2016
London, United Kingdom

The Festival of Marketing returns to Tobacco Dock to bring you the most iconic names and brands in the industry for ambitious marketers to discover, learn, celebrate and shape the future together. Expect two jam-packed days of content with more than 200 speakers, delivering over 150 hours of insights across 12 dedicated stages. The Festival reflects the very nature of marketing – seamlessly blending inspiration and practical application.

Web: http://www.festivalofmarketing.com/
Retail Congress Asia Pacific  Warc will be reporting from this event
12 - 13 October, 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The 6th annual Retail Congress Asia Pacific, the most influential gathering of retail leaders in the region, returns this year in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Asia's up-and-coming retail hub. Malaysia's economy is forecast to remain on a sustainable growth path in 2014-18, with average GDP growth accelerating to 5.6% a year, up from an average of 4.3% in the preceding five-year period. Against a back-drop of change in mature economies, rapid retail evolution in developing markets and opportunities in fast-growing emerging markets, this year's Congress is an unparalleled platform to engage in a peer-to-peer exchange with leaders of the retail industry.

Following in-depth research with the Advisory Board and influential retailers from across the globe, the 2016 programme with the theme 'The evolution of retail in Asia Pacific: innovation and disruption' provides an invaluable chance to be inspired, share ideas and connect with the industry's greatest minds to help shape the future of retailing.

Web: https://www.retailcongressasia.com/top-5-reasons-attend-retail-congress-asia-pacific
#DMWF Digital Marketing World Forum  Warc will be reporting from this event
18 - 19 October, 2016
New York, USA

#DMWF brings together the worldwide marketing community to tackle the challenges that the digital future presents, by introducing you to New York's, the USA's and the world's most dynamic and senior executives.

Web: http://www.digitalmarketing-conference.com/newyork
ANA Masters of Marketing Conference  Warc will be reporting from this event
19 - 22 October, 2016
Orlando, FL, USA

By any measure, the ANA Masters of Marketing Conference is the industry's foremost annual event, attracting upward of 3,000 attendees. For three days, a who's who of chief marketing officers and other industry movers and shakers will share their remarkable stories of how they built brands, leveraged the expanding array of media, made marketing more accountable, and improved the quality of their marketing organizations. "The speakers are best in class, and you walk away from every presentation either more informed or smarter on a particular topic," remarked one past attendee. Learn how today's leaders of the marketing community are creatively using traditional and digital marketing tools, evolving technologies, content, and data to reach target audiences and grow their brands. In addition to insightful presentations, the conference includes a wealth of networking opportunities and great day-time and evening activities.

Web: www.ana.net

November 2016

OmniShopper International  Warc will be reporting from this event
15 - 17 November, 2016
London, United Kingdom

Today's retail arena is commonly characterized by relentless change and retail competition. In response to that challenge, The 6th Annual OmniShopper International Conference has been uniquely designed to be 100% focused on deeply understanding shopper and consumer behaviour, and activating that research and intelligence into marketing and sales strategies at retail. At OmniShopper International, you'll connect with leading FMCG Manufacturers and Retailers to spark new ideas across shopper insights, shopper marketing, and category and sales to win in-store, online and in-home.

Web: https://marketing.knect365.com/omnishopper-intl