May 2021 Marketing + Design Events

May 2021 Marketing + Design Events

Between holidays, graduations and the beginning of summer, May is always a busy month—and this year the creative world is no exception. Keep reading to see some of the marketing and design events we’re looking forward to most this month, and don’t forget to check out our Marketing + Design Events App anytime to see even more opportunities this month and beyond.


May 4-7, 2021

Social Media Week

Social media marketers from around the globe will participate in main stage talks, panel debates, product demos, classes, networking events and more at this premier social media marketing conference. Register.



May 5, 2021

Design POV Webinar

1:00 p.m. CT

AIGA recently released the Executive Summary of its 2021 Design POV, which reimagines previous design research to create a vision for the future. Hear from AIGA’s Executive Director and Chief of Insights and Learning about interesting insights from the research, the post-pandemic stage of design and new trends to help designers grow. RSVP.



May 5-12, 2021

Marketing Analytics Summit

This year’s Marketing Analytics Summit will feature workshops on artificial intelligence, Google Analytics 4, data literacy and visualization, data democratization, the customer journey, dealing with bad client data, and more. Sign up.



May 10-12, 2021


Designers from around the world are invited to attend the workshops, virtual expo, mentoring and live Q&A sessions at this year’s Frontrow, an interactive virtual experience. This year’s speakers include Chris Do, Brittni Bowering, Miriam Isaac and more. Register.



May 18, 2021

Visual Representation Matters: I&D in Visual Communications

The St. Louis Chapter of Public Relations Society of America and host Samantha Williams will present the importance of inclusion and diversity in both marketing materials and the behind-the-scenes production. Sign up.



May 24-26, 2021


The world’s leading thinkers and doers in accessibility and digital inclusion will discuss the latest best practices and a glimpse of what to expect in the future. This virtual event will include panel discussions, workshops, lectures and interviews. Register.



May 25-27, 2021

DigitalSummit At Home: B2B Marketing

This 3-day virtual event will help B2B marketers thrive in the new era of post-pandemic business, with sessions covering digital marketing, account-based marketing, SEO, content marketing, email marketing and other topics. Buy tickets.



May 26, 2021

The Early Bird Catches the Worm — Readying Your Holiday Email Strategy!

12:00 p.m. CT

Sure it’s only May, but the holidays will be here in a blink: start crafting your holiday email marketing strategy now to make it more effective come November and December. Learn best practices and advice from other brands on how to engage subscribers, provide a positive user experience and increase ROI. Sign up.



May 27, 2021

Google Marketing Livestream 2021

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CT

Being a successful marketer means keeping up with the latest at Google. Hear about the newest products, insights and trends in the industry. RSVP.



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Blaise Hart-Schmidt

Blaise Hart-Schmidt

Blaise’s path to digital marketing began in journalism and took a detour through public relations.

Passionate about storytelling in any medium, her experience with writing, design, strategy and digital marketing combine to help clients build strong marketing plans.

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