Summer is wrapping up, and that means autumn is next, quickly followed by the holiday season, and before you know it, it’s the end of the year. (Oops, I didn’t mean to make you cry!)

But that doesn’t mean you should go into hibernation just yet: the last four months of 2015 can still pack an impressive punch. No matter what your role or level is, if you’re the kind of marketer who loves to keep learning and get valuable insights to push your results further, there is an event designed with you in mind. Check out this list (named in chronological order for your convenience) that will help you close out 2015 in style and set you up for even bigger success in 2016!


September 8-11, Boston

INBOUND hosts over 10,000 attendees over 4 days to learn from more than 100 luminary speakers from marketing, sales, and plenty of other industries. The purpose of INBOUND is to provide the inspiration, education, and connections you need to transform your business. With 170 educational sessions, you’ll be able to pack three days full of inspiring speakers no matter what your interests are.

Content Marketing World

September 8-11, Cleveland

Content Marketing World is for…you guessed it, those who are into content marketing! During 80 sessions led by top global brand marketers, get information on how to develop and implement a content strategy that will inspire your audience and grow your business. Get details that cover strategy, integration, measurement, and more. Content marketers, unite!

AMA Inspired Marketing

September 27-29, Austin

Hosted by the American Marketing Association, AMA Inspired Marketing is all about all things modern marketing. Conference attendees are professionals to experienced decision-makers from a wide spectrum of cross-vertical industries. No matter your level, learn from leaders in digital, creative, analytics, branding and insights.

Brand ManageCamp

October 1-2, Las Vegas

Named as one of Forbes’ Must-Attend Conferences, Brand ManageCamp encompasses not just advertising and media, but also strategy, innovation, content, insights, customer behavior, leadership, metrics, and more. With sessions run by industry experts and best-selling business authors, attendees get actionable insights, tools, and techniques to grow stronger and more profitable brands.

The Video Marketing Summit

October 6-7, San Francisco

The Video Marketing Summit was created by Vidyard for marketers who understand that video engages and converts better than any other content form. Appealing to both marketing leaders and practitioners, it helps you learn how to push harder, get inspired, and discover the incredible possibilities of video marketing whether you’re in B2B or B2C. Industry experts will discuss how to use video content and analytics to boost the results of demand generation, content marketing, social media, and customer engagement programs. It will be a blast, if we can say so ourselves – don’t miss it!

MarketingProfs B2B Forum

October 21-23, Boston

Hosted by content marketing guru Ann Handley, the MarketingProfs B2B Forum has quickly emerged as one of the top events for B2B marketers! The goal: simply to make every attendee a better marketer (and have some fun along the way). The 2015 event is moving to a bigger venue to accommodate the growing demand, and it will be full of practical sessions and workshops.

Sirius Decisions Technology Exchange

November 19-20, San Francisco

Sirius Decisions is best known for their SD Summit conference held in the spring, which was one of the top marketing events of the year so far, hands-down. Building on this success, they will be hosting their first Sirius Decisions Technology Exchange conference in San Francisco to help modern marketing and sales teams make sense of their evolving technology stacks and start turning bits and bytes into dollars and cents.

Whichever events you choose to attend, you’re sure to get insights that drive real business results! Are you planning to attend any of these events? What other events would you add to this list?

Emily Ross