Blogger Conferences: 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.
May 2-3: Social Media Camp Canada
Social Media Camp Canada aims to tackle all aspects of social media. The camp covers social media marketing – communications, sales, crowdsourcing, e-learning, digital marketing, content marketing, e-mail marketing, inbound marketing, and more. It also looks at the cultural impacts of social media.
May 2-4: Mom 2.0 Summit
Mom 2.0 is a conference and gathering of influencers who create content online and on air in parenting, entertainment, food, politics, business, marketing, technology, social change, travel and design. Every year, women leaders in media and business converge at the summit to compare notes, discuss ideas, and forecast what’s next for women online and in the marketplace.
May 4-6: Women in Travel Summit
The Women in Travel Summit is an event for women travel influencers and industry members, organized by Wanderful. The goal is to provide attendees with tools, connections, and resources to become better travel bloggers and influencers and to equip great brands with partnerships that can help them enhance their digital presence and meet business goals. The fifth annual summit takes place in Quebec City.
May 9: Tech-Innovation Summit
Branding, marketing, and multi-platform content integration is constantly changing. This year’s Tech Innovation Summit allows attendees to connect with media and brand specialists who can help you fine tune your integrated digital media strategy. The meeting takes place in Toronto.
May 10-12: Everything Food Conference
Everything Food Conference is for food online content creators, bloggers, and influencers. Conference-goers will be able to attend impactful and applicable presentations, network with partners and brands, and socialize with friends. Everything Food is a unified, collaborative community that welcomes all skill levels. The conference takes place at the Davis Conference Center and Hilton Garden Inn Hotel in Layton, Utah.
May 31-June 3: BlogHouse Memphis
BlogHouse is a nearly all-inclusive three-day and -night opportunity to live, work, and learn in a small group environment with both experienced and newer bloggers. There are workshops, panels, networking, and helpful one-on-one attention and advice.
June 12-14: Social Media Week Los Angeles
Social Media Week LA (#SMWLA) brings together professionals with a curiosity and passion for new ideas, innovations, and emerging trends in social media. The event will feature two stages, including a 500-person theater and a second stage that seats 120, co-working lounges, speaker AMA lounge, VR showcase, technology vendors, food trucks providing complimentary lunch for all attendees, and an opening party to kick-off the week’s activities.
June 28-July 1: IDEA World Fitness BlogFest
IDEA World Fitness BlogFest was created to give fitness, wellness, and nutrition bloggers a place to network, share ideas, learn from experts, empower one another, and connect with industry brands. This sold-out, invitation-only conference brings together bloggers for in-depth blogging sessions, celebrity workouts, and more. The event takes place in San Diego.