Are You Going to the #BlogHer16 Conference in August?

Are You Going to the #BlogHer16 Conference in August?via Small Business Trends

Celebrities like music legend Sheryl Crow, TV actresses Mayim Bialik and Sarah Michelle Gellar and comedian Aisha Tyler will be there!

So will superstar bloggers from the wonderful BlogHer community — like Alex Regalado of, Amanda Rettke of I Am Bake and Arnebya Herndon of

What a chance to network and be inspired!

It all happens Aug. 4 through Aug. 6, 2016 in Los Angeles.  Check out other featured events below. To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar.

Featured Events, Contests and Awards

Sage Summit 2016 July 25, 2016, Chicago, Illinois

Sage Summit is a one-of-a-kind learning, training, and networking event. Hear from celebrity speakers and dynamic thought leaders. Get hands-on product training and one-on-one mentoring. Then rock out to The Killers! Hear from keynote speaker Sir Richard Branson, a man who has created a magnetic brand umbrella that powers the success of his many businesses with a thoughtful mix of adventure, philanthropy, irreverence and entrepreneurship. In a passion-filled keynote address he joins Sage CEO Stephen Kelly, another serial entrepreneur and champion of small businesses everywhere.

BlogHer16 Conference

August 4, 2016, Los Angeles, California

Join an exhilarating mix of content creators, social media stars, entrepreneurs, top brands, activists and fans at #BlogHer16! You’ll experience inspiring keynotes, up-to-the-minute educational tracks, and of course, fabulous opportunities to network with YOUR community!

Small Business Market Expo & Job Fair August 27, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with small businesses, market your organization and tap into a network of entrepreneurs, service providers, financial organizations, business coaches, and franchises.

SBMExpoDiscount CodeVIP (25% off)

Content Marketing World 2016 September 6, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio

Content Marketing World is the one event where you can learn and network with the best and the brightest in the content marketing industry. You will leave with all the materials you need to take a content marketing strategy back to your team – and – to implement a content marketing plan that will grow your business and inspire your audience.

TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2016 September 12, 2016, San Francisco, California

TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies and discussing what’s top of mind for the tech industry’s key innovators. Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties.

MozCon September 12, 2016, Seattle, Washington

Three days of forward-thinking, actionable sessions in SEO, social media, community building, content marketing, brand development, CRO, the mobile landscape, analytics, and more. MozCon speakers share next-level advice on everything from building a loyal community to making data-driven decisions in your marketing.

Lean Startup Conference October 31, 2016, San Francisco, California

A gathering of thousands of thought leaders at Pier 27 for a week of keynote talks, interactive workshops, speed mentoring, industry dinners, bootcamps, and startup tours at the scenic edge of San Francisco. The conference unites intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs from government agencies, international conglomerates, boot-strapped startups, and civic organizations in their mission to create radical change in their industries.

More Events

Get Motivated! Syracuse July 5, 2016, Syracuse, New York

The Third International Conference on Digital Information Processing, Data Mining, and Wireless Communications (DIPDMWC2016) July 6, 2016, Moscow, Russia

The Third International Conference on Digital Information Processing, Data Mining, and Wireless Communications (DIPDMWC2016) July 6, 2016, Moscow, Russia


Get Motivated! Rochester July 7, 2016, Rochester, New York

Ketogains Seminar July 8, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

Enterprise Mobility Exchange, US July 11, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

Digital Marketing 2016: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange July 11, 2016, Asheville, North Carolina

ASI Show Chicago July 12, 2016, Chicago, Illinois

Staying Visible When You’re Virtual July 12, 2016, Online

FX Week USA July 12, 2016, New York, New York

DCC Power Networking with Ron Magill July 12, 2016, Miami , Florida

NAFE San Antonio Luncheon Event July 13, 2016, San Antonio, Texas

HispanaPreneur™ Women’s Wine Tasting & Networking Wednesday July 13, 2016, Miami, Florida

NAFE SA Lunch Event July 13, 2016, San Antonio, Texas

BizBash Live: The Expo, Los Angeles July 13, 2016, Los Angeles, California

A World Awash in Data: Decisions, Risks and Opportunities July 14, 2016, Menlo Park, California

How to Create a Website Fast and Easy WordPress Website Training July 16, 2016, Miami, Florida

Get Motivated! Wilkes-Barre July 19, 2016, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer July 19, 2016, Online

More Contests

Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream Pitch Room Competition July 25, 2016, San Diego, California

The Ultimate Small Business Leadership Conference September 23, 2016, San Diego, California

15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards October 25, 2016, Chicago, Illinois

This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends and SmallBizTechnology.

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