Entering our fourth year, the 2016 Midwest Digital Marketing Conference lives at the intersection of modern communications. Previously called the UMSL State of Digital Media Marketing Conference, MDMC is the Midwest’s largest digital and social media marketing event. The conference will be held on April 21, showcasing thought leaders and boundary pushers across many disciplines. Experts in the marketing communications industry will address the cutting edge of digital, social, tech and innovation.
Due to record attendance last year, we are thrilled to announce that the 2016 UMSL Business MDMC conference will be held at the historic St. Louis Union Station, a landmark building constructed in 1894 – just steps away from the Gateway Arch.
Exact session titles will be unveiled with a full schedule on March 1, 2016. There are 6 tracks in total, each with 5-6 presentations throughout the day for a total of 35 sessions. This is in addition to the 3 keynote presentations.
Tracks covered by these sessions will include the following:
Social Media Track — featuring Pinterest, BuzzFeed, UnderArmour, LinkedIn and more
Digital Marketing Track — featuring Nielsen, Google, Johnson & Johnson, Ogilvy One and more
Data Track — featuring SAS, Adobe and more
Innovation/Tech Track — featuring Eloqua/Oracle, Pandora, and more
Small Business & B2B Track – featuring Hatchbuck, MarketVolt, Fleishman Hillard, 10x and more
Student/Academic/Career Track – featuring Salesforce.com, SAS, The Creative Group, Technology Partners and more
In partnership with Arch Grants, the 2016 UMSL Business MDMC conference will feature 20 of the newest and hottest startups in the St. Louis area. From big data, to social media, to transparent displays, the companies featured in Tech Alley are working on some of the most innovative business in the region.
These entrepreneurs will be looking to demonstrate their inventions, recruit interns and employees, and meet people interested in buying their products or investing in their business. This is a great opportunity to meet the new innovators of St. Louis.
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
The startups at Tech Alley will be competing for a $1,000 prize, as voted on by attendees of the conference. Register today and download the event app to vote for your favorite startup!
Here are just a few of the startups involved last year’s Tech Alley: