Business-to-business conferences generate over 1 trillion dollars in revenue. Around one billion attendees come to these events, according to the Events Industry Council and Oxford Economics. These conferences are ideal for networking and learning from other business owners who have accomplished impressive professional goals. Which conferences are best for entrepreneurs? Here are a few events that are worth attending to further your knowledge and expand your network
Startup Grind Global Summit
This summit attracts 10,000 entrepreneurs, investors, and technology leaders from around the world. The Startup Grind Global Summit lasts for two days and is the perfect opportunity to network and learn how to grow a business. This beneficial event takes place in Silicon Valley, and admission prices start at $305.
The SaaStr Annual conference hosts 15,000 founders, executives, and ad investors every year. The three-day conference offers plenty of informative courses, opportunities to network, and the opportunity to pitch products. SaaStr Annual has also welcomed qualified speakers like the CEO of Slack and the COO of Stripe to inspire you and give you practical tips for moving your business forward. This San Jose conference is in March, and prices start at $849.
The Montgomery Summit
You have to get an invitation to the Montgomery Summit, where you’ll learn from industry experts and get valuable opportunities to network with the top professionals in your field. Previous keynote speakers include the CEO of PayPal and the CEO of Snapchat, so you’ll be in good company as you learn to be a more effective entrepreneur. The Montgomery Summit is in Santa Monica; admission prices start at $1,795.
Young Entrepreneur Convention
If you’re a young business owner, make plans to visit Ames, IA, and pay the $99 admission fee to attend the Young Entrepreneur Convention. This event is designed to provide the next generation of business owners with insight that will help them achieve long-term success. The conference is designed for entrepreneurs in their teens and early 20s and has proven beneficial for business owners in various industries. The conference takes place in April, and admission prices are as low as $99.
These conferences can help you fine-tune your vision for your business. These events also allow you to network with other professionals who can provide you with the resources you need to move your company forward successfully.