The video marketing industry has been making strides this year, and the marketing community is eager to share their experiences with the world, and what better place to do this than at a video marketing conference.
These events host some of the top experts from the marketing industry at large, including key staff from companies such as Facebook, Google, YouTube, Twitch, and others. Whether you’re looking to network, learn, or just enjoy the spectacle of it all, you don’t want to miss out on these top video marketing conferences.
10 Best Video Marketing Conferences & Events
Most of the events from our list can be attended alive. But the Covid-19 pandemic has also pushed marketing event organizers to host a number of online-only events.
1. Video Marketing Summit for Entrepreneurs
Location: Online event
Organizers: Denise Alison
Topics: LinkedIn video, Instagram video, video marketing and business growth, video podcasting
Top speakers: Ben Decastro (social media content creator), Brian Schulman (Founder & CEO of Voice Your Vibe), Jeff Sieh (social media video marketing consultant)
The Video Marketing Summit for Entrepreneurs is an online-only event featuring interviews with top video marketing experts from across the globe. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss how video marketing can facilitate business growth.
2. Vidyard Fast Forward
Location: Kitchener, Ontario
Organizers: Michael Litt, Co-Founder and CEO at Vidyard
Topics: business video, video marketing strategy, creating video content, video production tips
Top speakers: Mat King (video production manager, Vidyard), Glenn Hughes (video producer, Gordian), Matt Heinz (president, Heinz Marketing Inc.)
Fast Forward is a gathering of over 2000 marketing and sales experts from the video marketing industry. The speakers will talk about video marketing strategy, as well as give practical guidance for creating effective business videos. This event is an excellent opportunity to network with video marketing experts from a variety of industry.
3. Mad Over Videos
Location: Bangalore, India
Organizers: Bobby Isac, Kamalesh Keserker
Topics: video marketing strategies, viral video content, video marketing benefits
Top speakers: Aashish Chopra (VP Content Marketing, Ixigo), Deepa Kedoor (LinkedIn), Achint Setia (VP Marketing, Myntra)
The biggest video marketing conference in India, and one of the largest in the world, Mad Over Videos has invited over 200 marketing experts and brand managers to share their industry knowledge. Speakers will share their experiences in the content industry, how they use video marketing to promote their organizations, and why video is a critical part of modern marketing.
4. Video Advertising Summit
Location: Palm Springs, California
Organizers: Nick Friese, CEO of Digiday
Topics: OTT advertising and its limitations, video marketing and Web 3.0, video marketing industry challenges and predictions
Top speakers: Marc Cestaro (Director, MODI Media), Nate Houghteling (co-founder, Portal A), Gaston Legorburu (New York Times best-selling author)
The Video Advertising Summit is one of the top conferences on the subject of TV and digital advertising. It brings together top marketing experts to discuss the future of video advertising. Also covered are topics such as investments in video advertising, video marketing and the evolution of the web, and others.
Location: Anaheim, California
Organizers: John Green, founder of Vidcon
Topics: engagement in video marketing, viral videos, video storytelling, YouTube video
Top speakers: Matthew Patrick (creator of Game Theory), Hank Green (creator of SciShow), Alex Wassabi (top YouTube content creator)
Vidcon is the world’s biggest video marketing conference. If you can attend only one video conference this year, this should be it. Join experts from around the world in discussion on a wide range of topics, attend video marketing workshops, participate in Q&A sessions with industry leaders, and enter the Meet & Greet lottery for a chance to meet top content creators.
6. Video Marketing Summit
Organizers: Michael Stelzner, Founder & CEO of Social Media Examiner
Topics: video ads on Facebook and Instagram, creating videos for YouTube, live-streaming, video engagement
Top speakers: Tim Schmoyer (YouTube video strategist), Nick Nimmin (YouTube video expert), Justin Brown (film director)
Video Marketing Summit is the premier online-only video marketing training event hosted by Social Media Examiner. It consists of numerous 45-minute sessions with experts from the video marketing industry. This conference will teach you everything you need to know about YouTube video marketing.
Location: Los Angeles, USA
Organizers: Derral Eves, Founder of Vidsummit
Topics: video marketing trends, video ecommerce, viral video, mobile video strategy
Top speakers: Casey Neistat (film director), Jon Youshaei (IGTV product marketing manager), Derral Eves (video marketing expert)
Vidsummit gathers together the world’s best influencers, video marketing experts, and brands managers. If you belong to one of these groups, VidSummit is the best place to network with colleagues from the video marketing industry.
8. TV & Video Insider Summit
Location: Montauk, New York
Organizers: Steve Smith, editorial director at MediaPost
Topics: OTT advertising, creative video content, ephemeral content, social media
Top speakers: The TV & Video Insider Summit is a three-day event hosted by MediaPost to bring top TV, video marketing and Ad Agency buyers together to discuss, debate and share best practices.
In this Summit, you can connect with TV and video professionals. Attendees can directly interact with experts who are planning, buying and telling the next generation of brand stories.
9. Video Marketing World
Location: Richardson, Texas
Organizers: Scott Simson, CEO of Video Marketing World LLC
Topics: Strategies of video marketing, social media video strategy, B2B Video Strategy, How to create the best videos for businesses etc.
Top speakers: Joe Mandese (editor-in-Chief, MediaPost), Josie Warren (senior content producer, Sleep Number), Jesse Math (head of OTT, ForwardPMX)
Video Marketing World is a conference by video marketing enthusiasts, for video marketing enthusiasts. It represents a great opportunity to meet and learn from the best talent in the video marketing industry. The main topic for this year video monetization and revenue optimization with online video.
Location: The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, California
Organizers: Adam Gerber, president of Media at Essence
Topics: B2B video marketing, TV vs digital, innovation in the video marketing industry, content advertising
Top speakers: Ben Aronson (director of strategy, MediaCom), Ben Blatt (digital strategy director, ABC), Sarineh Croft (head of sales, Tremor Video), Lisa Herdman (director, RPA)
Videonomics is an invitation-only video conference bringing together, more than 200 executives and other C-sec personnel from top marketing agencies and brands. The conference lasts for 3 days, during which there will be presentations, case studies, keynote speeches, and workshops on the topic of video marketing and video advertising.
Whether you’re a layman or a marketing expert, a trip to a video marketing conference will change your perspective on video marketing. You’ll also have the opportunity to chat and share experiences with fellow video marketing enthusiasts, which will make for a fun trip!