April 2017 Marketing and Design Events
We may not get an official spring break, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take some time to recharge this spring. Log some time outside of the office at one of the many lunches, conferences or networking events in St. Louis this month. Check out some of our favorite events below, and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter for updates.
April 5-7, 2017
SMPS Missouri Valley Regional Conference
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch
The Missouri Valley Regional Conference contains two days of highly valuable information and ideas for A/E/C marketers as well as numerous opportunities to network with fellow marketing professionals. Tickets are going fast. Get yours now.
April 7-8, 2017
SIUC Design Days 2017
Southern Illinois University in Carbondale
Every Spring, the Design Program hosts a student-centered design conference called Design Days. This annual event brings professional designers, both alumni and non-alumni, to campus to share their knowledge and expertise with our design students, faculty, and guests. Register here.
April 10, 2017
Accelerate St. Louis #CEO2CEO
4 p.m. at T-REX
The #CEO2CEO Conversation Series to bring together leading chief executives of businesses large and small in conversations about building thriving enterprises. The first conversation of 2017 will focus on the healthcare industry with Anthony Tersigni, CEO of Ascension and Blake Margraff, CEO of Epharmix. Register here.
April 12-13, 2017
Midwest Digital Marketing Conference
The annual UMSL conference is back and bigger than ever, with speakers from IBM, Pinterest, Microsoft, Twitter and more. Tickets are going fast, so make sure to buy yours soon.
April 18, 2017
Revitalizing St Louis, One Bite at a Time
6 p.m. at Anew
The success of new urban development is often dependent on the surrounding built environment – especially dining and drinking establishments. This panel discussion will feature successful local developers, restaurateurs, and designers including our friends at Green Street St. Louis, Space Architects and Bailey’s Restaurants. Get your tickets here.
April 19, 2017
OPO Tech Talks: Social Media Marketing and Branding
5:30 p.m. at OPO Startups in St. Charles
Join OPO Startups to learn what’s new in social media marketing and branding and see how you can incorporate these techniques into your business or platform. RSVP on Eventbrite.
April 20, 2017
The Energizer Bunny: Updating an Icon
11:30 a.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy
How do you update an enduring American advertising icon recognized instantly by millions of consumers? Michelle Atkinson, Chief Strategy Officer at Energizer Holdings, will discuss Energizer’s two-year journey of research, discussions, and debate. Register here.
Burning Bright Exhibition
Burning Bright is a group exhibition showcasing St. Louis-based female artists, curated and put on by Living Collective and HEX at TechArtista. Burning Bright will open at TechArtista from 5-8PM on Saturday, April 8 and is free and open to the public. The exhibition will be on view at TechArtista until Friday, June 16th 2017. Learn more.
Venture Café St. Louis
Every Thursday 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the @4240 Building in the Cortex Innovation District
Each week, innovators and entrepreneurs gather for conversations and scheduled programming aimed to inspire. And don’t miss the new Venture Café Night at 39° North (Donald Danforth Plant Science Center) on April 18. See agendas and more dates here.