6 California Conferences To Attend Next Month


Learning is a huge part of becoming a successful entrepreneur. Today, learning about advancements in your field is easier – and more fun – to do with conferences. Spending a weekend immersed in your area of expertise is the best way to improve. So, here are some conferences that will help you take your company to the next level this month.

The 2018 MAKERS Conference

Feb. 5 – 7

Watch Live

For the past few years, the MAKERS conference has been propelling the feminist movement to new levels, and this year, nothing has changed. Every year, the conference sees the faces of truly inspiring female leaders. This year, we’ll hear from Gloria Steinem, Jane Fonda, Lena Waithe, Emily V. Gordon, Uzo Aduba, and so many more.


Feb. 9

Santa Clara

Fulfilling your potential as a female tech entrepreneur is much easier with the help of VerveCon! It’s the best place to hear from leaders in tech like Selina Tobaccowala – founder of SurveyMonkey – and Angel Rich – founder of The Wealth Factory – learn how to take advantage of AI and big data, and best of all, network!

Startup Grind Global Conference

Feb. 12 – 14

Redwood City

Take your entrepreneurship to the next level with the Startup Grind Global Conference. Speakers this year include Gillian Tans, CEO of Booking.com, Cal Henderson, CEO of Slack, and Adi Tatarko, co-founder of Houzz.  

Wisdom 2.0

Feb. 22 – 24

San Francisco

Social media has taken over, and we’re still trying to figure out how to use it to best benefit our society. Wisdom 2.0 is helping to do just that. Hear from Tarana Burke, Goldie Hawn, Marie Kondo, Nadine Burke Harris and more!

Social Media Marketing World

Feb. 26 – 28

San Diego

In this digital age, social media marketing is one of the best ways to get your business out there. And there’s no way to master this than at the Social Media Marketing World conference. You’ll learn about taking high quality video on your phone, writing good copy and building a digital marketing plan.

Traffic and Conversion Summit

Feb. 28 – March 2

San Diego

Every entrepreneur can benefit from some knowledge about digital marketing. And the Traffic and Conversion Summit is the place to learn! This year, speakers include Facebook expert Mari Smith, Shark Tank’s Daymond John, and Ryan Deiss, CEO of DigitalMarketer.