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.
Bloggers UTD – the travel gathering is the biggest meet-up between Belgian travel- and lifestyle bloggers and the tourism industry. As personal contacts are an important factor in the start-up of a collaboration, the event brings both parties together for an afternoon of networking and knowledge-sharing and for an opportunity for travel partners and bloggers to find the perfect match for their next collaboration.
Feb. 6-8: Southern C Summit
The summit is tailored to offer entrepreneurs, creatives, and business owners with the opportunity to connect and collaborate with media, branding, and blogging. Past topics include social media strategy, branding and marketing, PR, working with influencers, best practices for websites and newsletters, entrepreneurial advice/tips/motivation, work-life balance, and partnerships and collaborations. The event takes place in Sea Island, Georgia.
Feb. 21-23: Dad 2.0 Summit
The Dad 2.0 Summit is an open conversation about the commercial power of dads online, and an opportunity to learn the tools and tactics used by influential bloggers to create high-quality content, build personal brands, and develop business ideas. Attendees include online dad influencers (bloggers, YouTubers, podcasters, Twitter and Insta stars), dad entrepreneurs and business owners, men’s media, commercial creators (authors, filmmakers, producers and publishers), and brand marketers who target dads and families. The event takes place at The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio.
Feb. 24-26: Design Influencers Conference
The Design Influencers Conference offers attendees an opportunity to participate in the intersection of interior design and the world of new media, including blogging, social media, e-commerce, digital branding, book publishing, line promotion, and more. Attendees are interior design influencers, luxury interior designers, design social media practitioners, traditional design media, leading design brands, new design media innovators, and interior design industry leaders. The conference takes place at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta.
March 4-5: SearchLove San Diego
SearchLove is a two-day event, bringing together some leading thinkers in online marketing. Attendees will get up to speed on the latest in search, analytics, content creation, optimizing their websites, paid promotions and more. The event takes place at the Kona Kai Resort & Spa in San Diego.
March 8-17: SXSW 2019
SXSW features a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of film, culture, music, and technology. The conference spans 25 tracks of programming and offers opportunities for networking and learning. SXSW is held every year in Austin, Texas.