October 2021 Marketing + Design Events

October 2021 Marketing + Design Events

Between St. Louis Design Week, a bevy of digital marketing conferences and several design workshops, October might be the busiest month of the year for creatives. But here’s the thing: the list below doesn’t even cover half of all the events happening this month. Head to our Marketing + Design Events App to see the full lineup, and save the app to your home screen (no download required!) to check back any time.



October 1, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. CT

Design And… Owning UX in a Corporate Environment

UX designer are invited to connect with fellow UX professionals to share insights, learn a thing or two, or simply give/gain some encouragement. RSVP.



Tuesdays from October 5-November 9, 2021

Restaurant Branding: We Eat First With Our Eyes

Over six weeks, this course will review the best examples in contemporary restaurant and food branding, as well as best practices and approaches for designing for the food industry. Sign up.



October 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. CT

Identity, Data and the New Connected Customer

With increased privacy expectations and fragmented media consumption, companies need reliable identity and data capabilities to engage modern customers. Learn from Adweek and TransUnion leaders on how to leverage data and identity for successful marketing strategies. Register.



October 6, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. CT

Growth Marketing 101

You’ve heard of growth marketing (it’s one of the most in-demand roles in modern organizations) but do you know what it is? Learn the difference between growth marketing and traditional marketing, and how to update your marketing skills to make the move to growth. Sign up.



October 11-15, 2021

St. Louis Design Week

The annual event is back, with studio tours, Instagram takeovers and more. Explore the full list of events.



October 12-14, 2021


This year’s HubSpot online marketing conference will include Spotlight Sessions, networking functionality, breakout content and more. Buy tickets.



October 13, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Design Documentary Screening Hosted by Atomicdust

Design is a competitive advantage in business—and it’s becoming more and more important in determining whether a company succeeds. Join Atomicdust and fellow creatives at Brennan’s Work & Leisure to watch a recent documentary on the importance of design. We’ll have free snacks to enjoy during the movie, and attendees can purchase drinks at the bar. Masks will be required whenever guests aren’t eating or drinking. Space is limited.



October 14, 2021 at 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Atomicdust In-Person Studio Tour

Atomicdust is a branding, web design and marketing agency located in St. Louis’ Midtown Alley. On October 14, local creatives are invited to tour the Atomicdust studio, get an in-depth look at its recent projects, and meet some of the team. Some light refreshments will be served. Masks should be worn whenever guests aren’t eating or drinking.



October 20-21, 2021

Social Media Strategies Summit

Launch a new social media strategy, revitalize your existing strategy and cultivate an arsenal of tools, resources and connections to succeed online. Get more info.



October 26-28, 2021


AdobeMax brings together the biggest names in creativity, plus the release of the newest Creative Cloud. 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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