Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Reveals Stellar Session Lineup

Pubcon, the premier social media and optimization conference that has been named

Pubcon New Orleans Nightlife. Photo: Tim Ash

Pubcon New Orleans Nightlife. Photo: Tim Ash

a Forbes must-attend conference, is happy to announce a stellar new agenda of social media stars as we today unveil an impressive grid of sessions for Pubcon New Orleans 2014 taking place at the New Orleans Convention Center — widely regarded as one of the top convention centers in the world — on March 17 – 20.

Pubcon New Orleans 2014 features impressive session tracks dedicated to search engine optimization (SEO), local search issues, social media optimization (SMO), building links, search marketing, social media marketing (SMM), content marketing, and in-house SEO, along with complete tracks that focus on Pubcon’s famous live interactive site reviews and our expert spotlights — where you get more uninterrupted time with some of the world’s top speakers.

The entire exceptionally strong lineup of sessions, tracks, and speakers is now available, and we

Lisa Buyer: The Buyer Group President & CEO

Lisa Buyer: The Buyer Group President & CEO

wanted to share the astonishingly diverse collection we’ve got in place for Pubcon New Orleans 2014, and invite you to register today for the year’s biggest and best social media and optimization conference, which takes place over the exciting St. Patrick’s Day week in The Big Easy.

The Pubcon New Orleans 2014 SEO conference track includes a session on activating your brand advocates featuring Rob Fuggetta, founder and chief executive at Zuberance, a panel discussion on mobile search and marketing led by Jeff Lancaster, chief executive at Catalyst Canada, and John Busby, senior vice president at Marchex, and a session entitled “International Search and Destination SEO” featuring Michael Bonfils, managing partner at International Media Management, Anne Kennedy, international search strategist at Beyond Ink, and Eli Schwartz, online marketing manager at SurveyMonkey.

Examine some of the hottest topics in today’s search marketing scene with our “PPC Automation: Tools, Services, and Attribution” session led by former Pubcon keynote speaker Frederick Vallaeys,

Dixon Jones, Majestic SEO Marketing Director

Dixon Jones, Majestic SEO Marketing Director

former Google AdWords evangelist and current founder and chief marketing technologist at Top Tier, and Dan Sundgren, chief evangelist at Add3, and explore the latest “Social PR” research with Lisa Buyer, president and chief executive at The Buyer Group, and Melissa Fach, associate at Moz and consultant at SEO Aware.

Pubcon New Orleans 2014′s lineup includes an expert spotlight session entitled “Trademark, SEO, and Domain Legal Issues 2014” featuring Deborah Wilcox, partner at Baker & Hostetler LLP, another exploring “Online Marketing Tools and Services” with Ashley Ward, social media specialist at ThunderSEO, along with a session dedicated to alternative search firms, featuring Dixon Jones, marketing director at Majestic SEO.

Additional expert spotlight sessions at Pubcon New Orleans 2014 will include “Social Media Tools

Frederick Vallaeys, Founder, Top Tier Marketing

Frederick Vallaeys, Founder, Top Tier Marketing

led by Jennifer Lopez, director of community at Moz, and “Facebook: Real-World Results” with Katherine Wright, owner at iMamarazzi Studios.

These are only a small sampling of the more than one hundred stellar social media and online marketing and technology sessions lined up for Pubcon New Orleans 2014, featuring a virtual who’s who on the world’s best new media and digital marketing innovators, including Dennis Yu, Will Scott, Jennifer Vaniderstyne, Dixon Jones, Steve Hammer, John Ellis, Michael Gray, Brad Geddes, Christine Churchill,
Duane Forrester, and so many more.

In October we began accepting speaking proposals for Pubcon New Orleans 2014, and from more than 500 excellent submissions we’ve now finalized a tremendous lineup of speakers. Thank you to each of the amazing speakers who submitted speaking proposals, and we only wish there were space enough to feature you all during Pubcon New Orleans 2014, but hope you’ll consider submiting a proposal for our big Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 event when we begin that process in the coming weeks.

STRONG PUBCON KEYNOTES ALSO IN STORE

Along with the world’s best technology sessions, Pubcon New Orleans 2014 will also feature four major keynote address presentations.

Dr. Robert Cialdini Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Dr. Robert Cialdini
Pubcon New Orleans 2014
Keynote Speaker

 Peter Shankman Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Peter Shankman
Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Tim Ash, CEO, SiteTuners.com

Tim Ash
Pubcon New Orleans 2014
Keynote Speaker

Danny Bernstein Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Danny Bernstein
Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

You asked for it, and we listened. Pubcon, the search marketing event of the year, is excited to return to The Big Easy with Pubcon New Orleans 2014, taking place once again at the New Orleans

Tim Ash, Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Tim Ash, Pubcon New Orleans 2014 Keynote Speaker

Convention Center in one of the liveliest cities in the world.

Dr. Robert Cialdini, professor emeritus of psychology and marketing at Arizona State University, social psychologist, and author of the bestselling book “Influence: Science & Practice”, will present the kickoff keynote address at Pubcon New Orleans 2014.

Author and angel investor Peter Shankman, principal and co-founder at global consultancy Shankman | Honig, who will also present a major keynote address, and more than 150 other leading technology trendsetters at Pubcon New Orleans 2014 for an exploration of the future of social media, search and digital marketing.

Tim Ash is a bestselling author, chief executive at landing page optimization firm SiteTuners, and a

Google Plus

Google Plus

noted speaker and leading expert in online conversion who literally wrote the book on landing page optimization. Ash will present a highly-anticipated keynote address at Pubcon New Orleans 2014.

Danny Bernstein of Google Plus will also deliver a Pubcon keynote in The Big Easy. Bernstein is the head of product partnerships for Google Plus, and Social at Google, leading a team responsible for product-enabling partnerships that drive adoption of Google+ by consumers, developers, and global partners. Bernstein will be making his first Pubcon appearance.

2014 PUBCON MASTERS TRAINING GROUP

Pubcon New Orleans 2014 will also feature a fresh agenda of the always-popular Pubcon Masters Group intensive training program, featuring three premium tracks of sessions dedicated to pay-per-click (PPC) and landing page optimization (LPO), organic search engine optimization (SEO), and social media marketing and optimization (SMM and SMO). The Pubcon Masters Group is a limited-attendance educational training program taking place the day before the official conference begins, featuring an intensive three-track day of industry-leading PPC, LPO, SMM, SMO, and SEO learning from expert instructors.

THE COMPLETE PUBCON MASTERS GROUP TRAINING LINEUP FOR PUBCON NEW ORLEANS 2014

Frederick Vallaeys Top Tier Marketing, Optmyzr, Founder & Chief Executive

Frederick Vallaeys Top Tier Marketing, Optmyzr, Founder & Chief Executive

Krista Neher: Boot Camp Digital CEO

Roger Dooley, Dooley Direct LLC Founder

Roger Dooley: Dooley Direct LLC Founder

Dennis Yu: BlitzMetrics Chief Executive

Jabez LeBret: Get Noticed Get Found Chief Innovation Officer

Brad Geddes Certified Knowledge Founder

Joe Laratro: Tandem Interactive President

Lisa Buyer The Buyer Group President & CEO

Lisa Buyer: The Buyer Group President & CEO

Eric Enge: President Stone Temple Consulting

Eric Enge: President Stone Temple Consulting

Bill Hunt Back Azimuth Consulting President

Bill Hunt: Back Azimuth Consulting President

Don’t miss out on these and other top speakers who will make Pubcon New Orleans 2014 the year’s

Pubcon New Orleans 2014 - Photo: New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

Pubcon New Orleans 2014 – Photo: New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

top social media and optimization conference, and register today at some of the fairest pre-conference early-bird rates in the industry. We look forward to seeing you among the thousands who will come learn and celebrate with Pubcon over St. Patrick’s Day week in The Big Easy on March 17 – 20 at the state-of-the-art New Orleans Convention Center.

Thanks,
Lane R. Ellis
Lead Editor
Team Pubcon

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