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SEMPO Cities Chicago: Digital Marketing Summit

Join fellow search marketing professionals at the SEMPO Chicago Digital Marketing Summit. The event will include a series of presentations from some of the brightest minds in digital, as well as an evening of networking, a brief keynote by SEMPO's own Dana Todd, and a showcase of technology and marketing solution vendors to help brands of any size make the most of their digital initiatives.

10/22/2015
When: 10/22/2015
3:00 PM
Where: Website Magazine
999 E Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, Illinois  60018
United States
Contact: Pete Prestipino
8008171518


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Details

When: Thursday, October 22, 2015; 3:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Where: Sessions will be held at the Website Magazine Offices and networking at the building next door (addresses below).

SESSIONS: 999 E Touhy Ave, 5th Floor, Des Plaines, IL 60018
NETWORKING: 1011 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60018

Cost: This event is FREE for SEMPO members and $25 for non-members.

Description

Join fellow search marketing professionals at the SEMPO Chicago Digital Marketing Summit. The event will include a series of presentations from some of the brightest minds in digital, as well as an evening of networking, a brief keynote (description below) by SEMPO's own Dana Todd, and a showcase of technology and marketing solution vendors to help brands of any size make the most of their digital initiatives. 

Sessions

3:00 : Capitalizing on the Growth of Digital (Peter Prestipino, Website Magazine Editor-in-Chief)
3:30 : SEO-Friendly Web Design (Steve Krull, Be Found Online)
4:00 : Link Building Master Class (Travis Bliffen, Stellar SEO)
4:30 : Social's Influence on Search (Todor Krecu, Mobile Monday)
5:00 : The Rise of Voice Search (James Turner, Microsoft)
5:30 : Website Audits (Roundtable)
 
6:00 : Networking
7:00 : Keynote: The State of Search (Dana Todd, CMO at SRVR)
7:30 : Networking


Presenters/Presentations

 

+ KEYNOTE: The Death of Keywords, and Other Dark Tales of Search Marketing
The death of search marketing has been pronounced, repealed, and pronounced again - and yet it keeps rising from the grave, cannibalizing other tactics, and mutating into something new each year. Come hear SEMPO co-founder Dana Todd tell you the tales of future past and reincarnations to watch for, as we celebrate the decade of search marketing professionalism that moved us from witchery to wizardry.

+ Capitalizing on the Growth of Digital
Learn about the tactics and technology solutions that are enabling enterprises to rapidly accelerate their growth in both the physical and digital world with Website Magazine Editor-in-Chief (and event host) Pete Prestipino.

+ SEO-Friendly Web Design
Speaker: Steve Krull, Be Found Online 
Description: Web design plays a major role in not only the user experience, but how well sites rank on search engines. Learn what may be preventing your site from achieving higher placement in the results pages.

View the presentation here. 

+ Link Building Master-Class
Speaker: Travis Bliffen, Stellar SEO
Description: The secret to high search placement is no secret at all - it's links! Discover prove tactics to acquire links from a experienced search engine optimization professional.

View the presentation here.

+ Social's Influence in Search
Speaker: Todor Krecu, Mobile Monday
Discover the tactics used by today's top brands to leverage their social media presence for greater awareness on the search results pages. 

View the presentation here. 

+ The Rise of Voice Search
Speaker: James Turner, Bing Ads (Microsoft)
 Voiced search is poised to grow. Discover how to optimize for this new reality, how to analyze to find hidden patterns, and target the sweet spot of voice. 

View the presentation here.


Thank you to our generous sponsors:



Bing Ads

Design & Promote

Be Found Online

Stellar SEO


 


Local Sponsorship Opportunities

For local SEMPO Cities sponsorship please reach out to the contact listed above for more details.

Cities Sponsor (Gold) $500

Online

  • Logo and link placed on event marketing materials:
    • Event registration site
    • Inclusion in event emails

  • Mention in SEMPO social media channels

In-Person

  • Two free registration tickets

  • One Speaking or moderating slot

  • Inclusion of collateral on registration desk

  • Logo on signage/PowerPoints

  • Vendor showcase display table

  • Accessory contribution to end of event goodie bag

Post Event

  • Logo included in post-event e-mail to local registrants

  • Logo remains on dedicated event registration page

Cities Sponsor (Silver) $250

Online

  • Logo and link placed on event marketing materials:
    • Event registration site
    • Inclusion in event emails

  • Mention in SEMPO social media channels

In-Person

  • Inclusion of collateral on registration desk

  • Logo on signage

  • Vendor showcase display table

  • Accessory contribution to end of event goodie bag

Post Event

  •  Logo remains on dedicated event registration page

Cities Sponsor (Bronze) $100

 

Online

  • Logo and link placed on event marketing materials:
  • Event registration site 
  • Mention in SEMPO social media channels

In-Person

  • Vendor showcase display table  
  • Accessory contribution to end of event goodie bag

Post Event

  •  Logo remains on dedicated event registration page

 

Vendor Showcase ($75)

Sponsor provided with space for a showcase vendor display table at event networking


Global Sponsorship Opportunities

SEMPO Cities Month ($10,000; Limit of 5 sponsors per year)

Projecting 1,000 live attendees across 20 cities, the multi-event opportunity is the most cost effective sponsorship program that SEMPO offers for your return on investment. Package discounts apply to companies which also sponsor 2016 Member Forum. For global Cities Month sponsorship please contact sponsorship@sempo.org for more information.

Online

  • Logo and link placed on SEMPO Cities Month marketing materials:
    • Cities event registration webpages
    • Dedicated SEMPO Cities Month emails
    • SEMPO newsletter
  • Mention in SEMPO social media channels

In-Person

  • 10 SEMPO Cities Month Registrations Included (max 2 per event up to 5 events)

  • Inclusion of collateral on registration desk

  • Logo placed on SEMPO Cities Month event marketing materials:
    • Logo on event signage
    • Logo on pre-session and intermission hold slides

Post Event

  • Dedicated custom HTML email sent on sponsor behalf by SEMPO to registrants

  • Logo on post-event surveys and blogs

  • Logo remains on the dedicated SEMPO Cities Month web page

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