Look For Content Marketing, Other Events Coming in September

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The summer calendar is already crammed with business events.

Big featured dates include Sage Summit 2016, a learning, training and networking event happening July 25 in Chicago. Experience a keynote address by legendary entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson and music by Grammy award winning band, The Killers. Who would want to miss that?

Then comes the #BlogHer16 Conference August 4, 2016 in Los Angeles and the Small Business Market Expo & Job Fair August 27, 2016 in Atlanta.

Before that there are a lot of other events — as early as next week — in locations like Milwaukee, New York City, Minneapolis and Chicago.

But don’t worry! Even when August is over, the events just keep coming. September 6, 2016 sees the kickoff of Content Marketing World 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Speakers will include author and SEO expert Rand Fishkin (seen above at Content Marketing World 2015) and film actor Mark Hamill. Wow!

That’s followed by Techcrunch Disrupt SF 2016 on September 12, 2016 in San Francisco, a premier startup event.

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, Ill.

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 04, 2016, Los Angeles, Calif.

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, Ga.

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.

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Content Marketing World 2016 September 06, 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, Calif.

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.

More Events

Get Motivated! Milwaukee June 21, 2016, Milwaukee, Minn.

Cloud Financial Services Americas June 21, 2016, New York City, N.Y.

The Ultimate Small Business Leadership Conference September 21, 2016, San Diego, Calif.

NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer June 22, 2016, Online

NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer June 22, 2016, New York City, N.Y.

Franchisor Spotlight: Home-Based, Part-Time Business with Few Employees June 22, 2016, Online

FREE Superannuation & Estate Planning Breakfast Seminar for Accountants June 22, 2016, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Small Business Expo 2016 – Minneapolis June 23, 2016, Online

2016 Marketing and Public Policy Conference June 23, 2016, San Luis Obispo, Calif.

Get Motivated! Minneapolis June 23, 2016, Minneapolis, Minn.

Chicago Innovation Awards’ UN-GALA 2016 June 23, 2016, Chicago, Ill.

How To Create A Full-Time Income Online? June 23, 2016, Ft Lauderdale, Fla.

QuickBooks for Business June 23, 2016, Miami , Fla.

UXCamp NYC June 25, 2016, New York City, N.Y.

Is Small Business Ownership Right for You? June 25, 2016, San Jose, Calif.

2016 Advanced Research Techniques (ART) Forum June 26, 2016, Boston, Mass.

Monetizing Digital Content: Trends, Payment Models, New Avenues for Growth June 28, 2016, London, England

Get Motivated! Indianapolis June 28, 2016, Indianapolis, Ind.

Finding the Right Franchise Business June 28, 2016, Pleasant Hill, Calif.

More Contests

Chicago Innovation Awards UN-GALA 2016 June 23, 2016, Chicago, Ill.

15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards October 25, 2016, Chicago, Ill.

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

Image: Still/Content Marketing Institute

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