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What is The Marketing Nation Summit?

The Marketing Nation Summit is the premier industry event for anyone involved in digital marketing and customer engagement. Hosted by Marketo, the conference assembles the best and brightest minds in the digital transformation of marketing, advertising, IT, services, and beyond. Cutting-edge thought leadership, industry best-practices, and unparalleled networking opportunities will inspire you to rethink how your business interacts with customers to drive results that matter.

Learning starts even before the conference does with University Day, featuring workshops, demos, and presentations by Marketo experts. Take the Marketo certification exam and become a Certified Expert. Hear keynotes from visionaries that push the digital transformation of marketing every day. Past Marketing Nation speakers have included Hillary Clinton, Will Smith, Arianna Huffington, John Legend, Salman Khan, Beth Comstock, Jaime Gutfreund, James Corden, Queen Latifah and many more. You will also engage with industry leaders and peers in breakout sessions.

All of this learning comes with plenty of opportunities for fun and networking with the most amazing marketers in the world. Come join The Marketo Marketing Nation at the must-attend marketing industry conference of the year. See you in April in San Francisco!

Where will The Marketing Nation Summit take place?

Moscone Center West, 800 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94107

When is Marketing Nation Summit?

Dates: April 29 – May 2, 2018

Conference Hours: The Marketing Nation Summit will officially kick off on Sunday, April 29 at 5:00 pm and conclude on Wednesday, May 2 at 12:15 pm.

REGISTRATION

How much does the Marketing Nation Summit Cost?

The earlier you register, the better the rate is! Sign up today.

  • November: $1195
  • December: $1395
  • January: $1,695
  • February: $1,695
  • March: $1795
  • April: $1895
When does online registration open?

Online registration is now open! Click here to register today!

When does online registration close?

Online registration will close April 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm PST.

Are Marketing Nation Summit Tickets limited?

Yes, Marketing Nation Full Passes are limited. Registration will close once we are sold out.

How do I register?

Please register for the Marketing Nation Summit by going to the registration page

How do I apply a promotion code?

If you have not yet registered for The Marketing Nation Summit, begin your registration and follow the instructions. Once you reach the checkout page, insert the code into the Promo Code field. Click Apply to recalculate your registration. 

If you have already registered, codes cannot be provided retroactively.

What is the payment policy?

The Marketing Nation accepts several methods of payment: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Payment must accompany your registration. Registrations without payment will not be processed.

What is the cancellation policy?

Registration cancellations received in writing by 5:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time) prior to Friday, February 2nd, 2018, will be refunded, less a $150.00 (USD) processing fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after 5:00 PM (PST) on February 2nd, 2018. Please send any information regarding cancellations via email to summitregsupport@marketo.com.

Are substitutions permitted?

If you are unable to attend The Marketing Nation Summit, you may transfer your registration to another person by logging into your registration profile and updating the information.

Can I bring a guest?

Guest Passes are available for $250 and can be purchased at the Tuesday night event at the door. Please note: A guest must accompany a Full Pass attendee. 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Are there special hotel rates?

The Marketing Nation Summit has secured two host hotels for our attendees. Attendees must register prior to booking their hotel rooms. The registration links can be found at the end of your registration process.

InterContinental, San Francisco

  • Room Rate: $341.00
  • Book by Date: April 9, 2018
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 Hilton Union Square, San Francisco

  • Room Rate: $368
  • Book by Date: April 6th, 2018
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How do I book my hotel room for The Marketing Nation Summit?

After completing your registration for the Marketing Nation Summit, hotel instructions will be in your confirmation. 

AT EVENT

What are the registration hours and locations?

Onsite Registration Hours

  • Saturday, April 28th
    • 4:00pm-6:00pm
  • Sunday, April 29th
    • 6:00am – 7:00pm
  • Monday, April 30th
    • 6:00am – 7:00pm
  • Tuesday, May 1st
    • 7:00am – 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 2nd
    • Registration will be closed
Will meals be provided at The Marketing Nation Summit?

The following meals will be provided for Full Pass Attendees

  • Sunday Reception in Expo Hall
  • Monday Breakfast
  • Monday Lunch
  • Monday Breaks
  • Monday Reception in Expo Hall
  • Tuesday Breakfast
  • Tuesday Lunch
  • Tuesday Breaks
  • Wednesday Breakfast

TRAVEL

Where can I find information on San Francisco and things to do?

Alcatraz, Coit Tower, Cable Cars, Victorian Houses, Fisherman’s Wharf, and the Gold Gate Bridge are just some of the many wonderful things to do while visiting San Francisco. To learn more about these great things, visit www.sftravel.com.  

What is the weather like in San Francisco in April?
  • High’s run from 60-70 degrees
  • Low’s run from 54-49 degrees
  • It is always best to bring some warm clothes with you as the weather in San Francisco can be unpredictable.
Which airports are closest to San Francisco?

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is the closest major airport, an easy BART ride or 25-minute drive from downtown. Alternatively, the Oakland International Airport (OAK) is a 35-minute drive over the Bay Bridge and is also accessible by BART. San Jose International Airport is a 60 minute drive from downtown. 

How do I request Visa information?

You can request a visa letter to assist in obtaining your visa to attend The Marketing Nation Summit. You must register for the conference prior to requesting a visa invitation. Please send an email to summitregsupport@marketo.com and provide the following information:

  • First name on passport
  • Last name on passport
  • Full name on registration
  • Country of origin 
  • Passport number 
  • Passport expiration date 
  • Date of birth
  • Full address of your local United States embassy/consulate

 *Please note that by requesting a visa letter, this does not guarantee that your local authorities will grant a visa to attend The Marketing Nation Summit.

DRESS CODE

What is the dress code for The Marketing Nation Summit?

Business casual attire is appropriate for all functions related to the Marketo Marketing Nation Summit 2018. A jacket or sweater is recommended for air-conditioned rooms within the convention center as well. 

LOST AND FOUND

Lost & Found
  • If you have lost an item while at the conference, please see the information desk at Moscone West.
  • If you have found an item that is not yours, please turn into the information desk at Moscone West. 

DIETARY NEEDS

Dietary Needs

Upon registering, you will indicate any special dietary needs that is applicable to conference meals. If you have additional concerns or questions, please email summitregsupport@marketo.com

EDUCATION

Is there an additional charge to attend Summit University Day or to become Marketo Certified?

Yes! Here are the costs to add-on University Day and/or Marketo Certification & Specialization Assessments to a full pass registration:

University Day: Sunday, April 29, 2018

  • Fee: $695

Note: University space usually sells out, so book early!

  • Marketo Certified Expert exam: Sunday, April 29 thru Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    • Fee: $175.00
  • Marketo Specialization assessment: Sunday, April 29 thru Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    • Fee: $25.00 per Specialization
When will the Specialization and Certification exam room be open?
  • Sunday, 4/29: 8am – 5:00pm
  • Monday, 4/30: 8am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday, 5/1: 8am – 5:00pm
  • Wednesday, 5/2:  8am – 12:00pm