Blogger Events: Top Events to Attend in May
Welcome to Blogger Events, a monthly column of what’s happening in the blog world. If you have an event you’d like featured, reach out to Christine Cube via Twitter at @BeyondBylines.
The May calendar quickly is filling up. Here’s what we have in store.
May 3-4: Social Media Camp 2017
The 8th Annual Social Media Camp expects attendees from all over North America, and from all sectors of the economy – small business, large business, government, education, and non-profit. The conference is Canada’s largest social media conference. The event takes place in Victoria, British Columbia.
May 4-6: Everything Food Conference
#EFC2017 is for food online content creators, social media influencers, bloggers, publishers, and small business owners. The meetings feature experienced speakers, motivated sponsors, delicious food, and entertainment. The event takes place in Salt Lake City at the newly-built Eccles Theater.
May 10-12: Mom 2.0 Summit
Mom 2.0 is a gathering of influencers and leaders who create content online and on-air in parenting, entertainment, food, politics, business, marketing, technology, social change, travel, and design. The event takes place this year in Orlando.
May 18-20: BlogPaws 2017 Conference
BlogPaws is expecting a jam-packed weekend of blogging and social media education. The conference will again be joined again by the Cat Writers’ Association Annual Conference. BlogPaws 2017 will take place at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel in South Carolina.
May 18-20: Focused Blogging Conference
A three-day, hands-on conference, Focused Blogging Conference helps take bloggers to the next level with their sites. The meeting has limited attendees and promotes community. The event takes place at the Four Points by Sheraton Richmond Airport in Virginia.
May 19-21: Food Wine Conference
The Food Wine Conference brings together bloggers, small business owners, winemakers, chefs, public relations professionals, traditional media, new media, authors, and brands. Bloggers specifically will gain knowledge on SEO, marketing and promotion on social media, writing, and publishing a cookbook. The conference takes place in Orlando.
May 31-June 2: 2017 BookExpo Conference
BookExpo is where industry, authors, and readers converge to define the new publishing universe. The meeting provides a focused professional environment to discover emerging authors and engage with influential publishers. The event takes place in New York.