While planning your 2018 calendar and budget, here are our favorite events for staying current and gaining competitive advantage.
Health IT Marketing & PR Conference
This year's conference offers a special educational track with presentations created specifically for marketers, communicators and PR professionals from hospital and health systems. Learn the latest in content marketing, crisis communications, customer relationship management (CRM), evidence-based marketing, persona development, and more.
WHEN: April 4-6
WHERE: New Orleans, Louisiana
Learn more at healthitmarketingconference.com
Email marketing platform Emma’s fourth-annual, three-day Marketing United conference promises an opportunity to learn from and network with the best of the best in a variety of industries. More than 60 speakers, including Arun Chaudhary, Jay Acunzo, and Kindra Hill, are already lined up to address 1,000 expected attendees.
WHEN: April 9-11
WHERE: Nashville, Tennessee
Learn more at marketingunited.com
Healthcare Marketing and Physicians Strategies Summit
For the 23rd year, senior-level marketing, physician relations, and business development executives from healthcare organizations across the country will gather at the Healthcare Marketing and Physician Strategies Summit to discuss and address top healthcare marketing and physician relation challenges.
WHEN: April 30-May 2
WHERE: Salt Lake City, Utah
Learn more at healthcarestrategy.com
HLTH: The Future of Healthcare
A conference dedicated to healthcare innovation, HLTH: The Future of Healthcare brings together key stakeholders, including payers, providers, investors, and representatives from the federal government and startup and pharmaceutical companies, to discuss the latest healthcare technologies, trends, and policies.
WHEN: May 6-9
WHERE: Las Vegas, Nevada
Learn more at hlth.co
The annual New England Society for Healthcare Communications conference features exhibitors as well as networking and professional development opportunities. Expect this year’s activities to center on the 2018 theme: “Vision and Focus: A Prescription for Success.”
WHEN: May 20-22
WHERE: Southbridge, Massachusetts
Content Marketing World Conference & Expo
The largest event dedicated to content marketing, Content Marketing World Conference and Expo offers keynotes, sessions, and hands-on labs about storytelling and strategy led by industry experts, award-winning authors and actors, and Fortune 500 executives. The event typically includes a one-day summit that focuses on healthcare and other industries.
WHEN: September 4-7
WHERE: Cleveland, Ohio
Learn more at contentmarketingworld.com/blog
Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD) Connections 2018
SHSMD’s four-day annual conference provides industry-specific strategic advice for healthcare communications, marketing, and public relations professionals.
WHEN: October 7-10
WHERE: Seattle, Washington
Learn more at shsmd.org/conference/17/seattle-details2018.pdf
Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC)
Your source for all things digital, HCIC is a one-stop shop for healthcare marketers looking for information about customer relationship management, content management systems, search engine optimization, content, and other digital marketing topics.
WHEN: November 5-7
WHERE: Scottsdale, Arizona
Learn more at hcic.net
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