Last Updated on 1st of July 2018.
Marketers should keep in mind that staying on top of your competition in a competitive world, where we live, requires you to be up-to-date and take the advantage of any new opportunities.
This article showcases a bunch of the most popular digital marketing & social media events in the UK, which also introduce valuable packages of sessions, workshops, speakers, analytics, researches, and the latest updates in the digital industry.
These events are covering all the digital marketing areas, like: SEO, SEM, PPC, B2B, B2C, Virtual Reality, Artificial Reality, Augmented reality, Marketing Automation, Data-Driven Marketing, Growth Marketing, Growth Hacking, Inbound Marketing, Growth Hacking Strategy, Growth hacking marketing, Affiliate Marketing, E-commerce and Retail, Web development and design, Mobile app development, Programmatic Media Buying, Native Advertising, Content Marketing, and more.
It also introduces a valuable opportunity for all the marketers, advertisers, agencies, and brands to listen to practical advice, strategic tips, inspirational talks, in addition to network with like-minded people, and discover what’s new in the world of digital.
If you’re looking for a list of the top digital marketing events and conferences to attend in the UK in 2018, take a browse in the below list of the best digital marketing & social media conferences:
22 – 23 May 2018 | etc venues Bishopsgate, London
SMX “Search Marketing Expo” Conference is one of the Search Engine Land series of digital marketing conferences around the worldwide, that has been the leading event for SEO and SEM professionals since 2007.
Search Marketing Expo is a 3-day event of Digital Marketing, Social Media, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Search Engine Marketing (SEM), and Online Marketing sessions, which gathering a great package of speakers and attendees, in addition to introducing valuable sessions, researches. analytics, and workshops.
The tickets pricing start from £995
5 September 2018 | Manchester
Benchmark Search Conference Manchester 2018 is one of BenchMark series of digital marketing events around the world, which launches its annual conference for the 4th year.
Benchmark Search Conference 2018 is considered to be the north’s leading search marketing event, offering an inspiring, engaging and entertaining day where world-class experts and senior in-house marketing professionals discuss the latest strategies and techniques, and share their own success stories.
The conference is covering several areas of the digital marketing, such as SEO, PPC, Content Marketing, and Social Media.
The conference’s attendees are including Google, Microsoft, Vodafone, Bing, Barclays, and Canon.
3–4 May 2018 | London
Adobe Summit EMEA 2018 is the Adobe’s annual digital marketing & social media conference for this year.
It’s a 2-day conference which introduces over 140 sessions and labs across ten tracks, in addition to gathering the best industry’s leaders, experts, and speakers in the digital marketing industry.
Adobe Summit EMEA 2018 introduces also a great opportunity to extend your experience, expand your professional network, and identify the latest products and services of the conference’s partners.
It will cover 10 areas of the digital marketing, which are Advertising, Analytics & Data Management, Content & Design, Content & Experience Management, Email & Omnichannel Marketing, Marketing Innovations, Marketing Operations, Personalisation, Vertical Industry, Hands-on Labs.
Tickets pricing start from £1,345 / 1,575 €
17 – 18 May 2018 | Brighton
Media 360 conference Brighton 2018 is the annual digital marketing & social media event of Campaign agency, which showcases the latest updates in the digital industry.
Campaign’s Media360 is a 2-day event, which brings together the greatest minds across the entire media landscape to network and tackles the biggest challenges facing the digital marketing industry.
The audience of the conference is over 300+ consisting of 50% advertisers and an overall seniority of 85% Director level and above.
Media 360 conference Brighton 2018 will cover Reimagining advertising- brand repositioning & adapting to consumer behavior,
Long-term wins or short-term gains? the effectiveness conundrum,
Data standards revolution – audiences, advertising & objectivity in measurement, and Reinventing the agency model – which way now for agencies to thrive
30 May – 1 June 2018 | London
This conference is one of Social Day series of digital marketing events, which launched its first event 2 years ago.
SocialDay conference 2018 is the UK’s most engaging Social Media Marketing Event, which has been designed to facilitate a higher level of discussion around Social Media Marketing.
It’s a 3-day conference, where witnesses a great gathering of the best industry’s speakers and an introduction of over 30 sessions and workshops.
SocialDay conference 2018 will cover several areas of the digital marketing, such as Agency Growth, Analytics & Client Reporting, Content Panel Discussion (featuring Social Media Examiner), Getting your clients to embrace video, The future of Livestream (in association with the CMA), The Influencer marketing Panel
Paid Social Strategy, and YouTube.
Some of the conference’s speakers:
- Bruce Daisley – Head of Twitter EMEA
- Dean Johnson – Head of Innovation, BrandWidth
- Ed Couchman – Head of Agencies – Facebook
- Jana Damanhouri – Head of Social Jungle Creations
Tickets start from £320.09 – £639.59
11 – 13 June 2018 | London
UnGagged London is a series of digital marketing & social media conferences, webinars, and events, which are organized annually around the world.
UnGagged London is a two-day SEO & digital marketing conference (11-12 June 2018) and series of one-day intensive masterclasses (13 June 2018).
The conference will cover many topics in the digital marketing industry, such as SEO, Technical SEO, Local SEO, SEM Strategies, Content Marketing, Link Building, Social Media Marketing, Email Marketing and GDPR, Reputation Management, Affiliate Sales, CRO, and Tips, Tricks, Tactics and Hacks.
Tickets pricing start from 595 $
14 June 2018 | First Direct Arena, Leeds
Search Leeds conference 2018 is one of Branded3 series of digital marketing & social media events.
This event is considered to be the third edition of SearchLeeds digital marketing events, which gathering and introducing great packages of speakers, sessions, researches, workshops, analytics, and the latest in the digital industry.
Search Leeds conference 2018 is a one-day event, which brought together the brightest and the best of the search for a day of actionable SEO advice and industry-leading content.
The event will cover everything from technical SEO and analytics, to PR, content marketing, paid media and more.
21 August 2018 | London
This conference is one of the Litmus live series of digital marketing events around the worldwide.
Litmus live conference London 2018 is a one-day event, that gathering the leading experts to learn the latest in email marketing with advanced sessions on everything from data-driven design to advanced personalization, improved workflows, and more to improve the performance of your email campaigns.
Tickets start from £500 + VAT
26 – 27 September 2018 | London
Ad: tech London conference has been the UK’s global gathering of marketing and advertising technology players, which has joined forces with Technology for Marketing and eCommerce Expo, forming one of the largest destination events anywhere in the UK.
Free passes available and tickets start from £399
20 – 21 September 2018 | London
Digital marketing for financial services summit 2018 is Extremely relevant and provided a good level of detail that will allow us to take back learning to our business. It’s considered to be the largest gathering of financial marketers in Europe.
It will cover digital ROI, conversion, attribution, customer loyalty, and brand engagement. The attendees get new insights from 10+ C-level financial services leaders on how to create a competitive advantage, from UBS, HSBC, BNP Paribas and more.
13th September 2018 | Cavendish Conference Centre, Central London
This conference covers Digital Travel Marketing, Impactful Social Trends, Tech Innovation, Best-In-Class Facebook, Data & Compliance, Measuring Attribution & Value, Personalisation, Video, Consumer Trends & Insights, Driving Traffic, Inspirational Content, Multi-Channel Path-To-Purchase.
Tickets pricing start from £519 +VAT
November 14-16, 2018 | QEII Conference Centre, London
In its 9th year, Social Media Week London (#SMWLDN) brings together professionals with a curiosity and passion for new ideas, innovations and emerging trends in social media.
At SMW London, attendees will enjoy more than 50 sessions, including mainstage talks, interviews, panel sessions, and workshops.
The event agenda will be published on July 25, 2018.
The tickets pricing start from £695.
July 10th 2018 | London
The event is considered to be the world’s biggest B2B growth marketing event and the biggest 1 day B2B-focused marketers’ event of its kind in the world.
The event includes more than 60 bookable breakout sessions on 8 stages including seminars, masterclasses and interactive workshops. The event will be attending by 1000 B2B marketers.
The ticket pricing is £499+VAT.
6-7 November 2018 | Manchester
eCSN has become the biggest ever gathering of eCommerce companies, vendors and suppliers held outside London.
eCSN features leading exponents of eCommerce with businesses specialising in the full range of available services and solutions. Partner Pavilions promote key themes such as Platforms, Payments, Analytics, Security, Marketing, Hosting, Backbone, Logistics, Mobile, Hardware and Innovation.
The event in numbers:
Up to 3000 visitors
Up to 120+ eCommerce Exhibitors
72+ Speakers in 2017
The ticket pricing start from £140 + VAT
27 – 28 September 2018 | Brighton
Brighton SEO conference 2018 is one of Brighton SEO series of digital marketing conferences and training events around the world.
Brighton SEO conference is a twice-yearly search marketing conference and training event, that introducing experts speakers and packages of valuable sessions and workshops in the digital marketing industry.
This year’s conference is a 2-day event, that including Analytics, PPC, and SEO in its main sessions and topics.
Ticket pricing start from £100
26 September | Lancaster
Insight Lancaster Marketing Conference 2018 is the Lancaster’s Marketing Group (LMG) annual digital marketing & social media event.
Insight Lancaster Marketing Conference 2018 focuses on providing education and networking opportunities to marketers, agencies, and freelancers – in and around Lancaster County.
It will combine a gathering of the best industry’s leaders, experts, marketers, and advertisers, in addition to a great package of sessions, workshops, and presentations which focus on various areas of the digital marketing industry.
Tickets pricing start from 95.00 USD
10 – 11 October 2018 | Tobacco Dock, London
The Festival of Marketing is an annual digital marketing & social media event, that is launched around the world.
The Festival of Marketing London 2018 introduces a great opportunity to learn, meet, and network with and from the gods of the industry, the disrupters-in-chief, and today’s agenda-setters.
The Festival will discuss most of the digital marketing areas from SEO to Content Marketing.
Tickets pricing start from £895
15 – 16 October 2018 | London
Searchlove Conference London 2018 is one of Distilled agency series of digital marketing & social media not just around the UK but The Whole World.
Searchlove Conference London 2018 is a two-day event, that brings together some of the world’s leading thinkers in online marketing.
It will introduce valuable presentations, sessions, workshops, and talks about SEO, technical consulting, creative content and digital PR and From analytics and optimization, to content and paid promotions.
Tickets pricing Start from £779
17-18 October 2018 | London
Digital Growth Unleashed conference 2018 is focusing on how to attract the right audience, align business models with the user experience, optimize the lifetime value of client relationships and introduce you to the right technology to make it all happen.
It is a two-day event, that introduces several sessions and workshops with Actionable Content About Conversion rate optimization (CRO), Growth Tech, and Optimizing campaigns and channels to attract the right audience.
Tickets start from £ 1,645.00
Tickets start from £ 1,645.00
17 – 18 October 2018 | London
Email Innovations Summit London 2018 is one of the Email Innovations series of email marketing events around the world, which targets the Email Marketers.
It’s a two-day event, that including the latest advancements in acquisition techniques to going beyond responsive design, in addition, to explore, educate, and discuss the cutting edge of email marketing trends.
Email Innovations Summit London 2018 will cover Cutting Edge Acquisition Techniques, Advanced HTML Design, Advanced Topics in Animation and Video, Innovations in Segmentation, and Innovations Inside the Inbox.
Tickets start from £ 1,245
18-19 October 2018 | Southampton
Digital Marketing Summit Southampton 2018 is the DMSSo’s annual event, which Bringing together the web’s most forward-thinking Digital Innovators, SEOs, and PPCs.
It’s a two-day conference with 500+ attendees from various countries around the world.
Digital Marketing Summit Southampton 2018 will discuss the latest trends and the future of digital marketing, in addition, presenting sessions and workshops on SEO and PPC.
Tickets start from £ 249.
31 October 2018 | London
MarTech Alliance is bringing the God Father of MarTech, the voice of marketing technology. This year, Scott Brinker is the main speaker of the 2018 festival.
MarTech Alliance Festival 2018 is a one-day event, that covering important areas in the digital marketing such as marketing strategy, techniques for social media, content marketing, and SEO.
The event’s speakers from Booking.com, Weight Watchers, Ecosystem, HubSpot and more.
Tickets pricing start from £ 247
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