25 Aug Affiliate Summit West 2016 – A Quick Recap
How the Affiliate Summit West 2016 became a huge success
Paris Las Vegas played host for the Affiliate Summit West 2016. The fruitful conference which is always a recipe for success took place in a splendid work and play backdrop. The conference which is always a poster child for global networking featured a host of affiliate managers, solution providers, OPMS/agencies, networks, and advertisers. For three days, the Affiliate Summit West 2016 was a pot of gold, for educational material on the emerging marketing techniques and trends. Marketers with an old hand in the industry had graced the conference in the thousands, creating a golden learning opportunity for all the attendees. These included Kerri Pollard and Greg Gifford who were the keynote speakers at the meeting.
The first day included many interactive sessions that discussed topics such as SEO, Word press, image optimization, selling and buying sites, blogging and a host of other related issues. From noon, all the way to 6.00 pm, the Meet Market session was on course. This saw a hub of activities, with participants interacting with the exhibitors. The mood at the tables was interactive, and one would spell a free flow of knowledge sharing across all the tables. The evening session included further networking platforms like the Revshare Roundup and the ShareASale party.
The second day of the seminar kicked off with the networking breakfast, which was followed by an interactive keynote from Kerri Pollard. The exhibit hall opened, and hundreds of affiliate marketers from all corners of the globe came together for networking.
There were short educative sessions all through the day and further networking in the Refuel, Rendezvous & Refresh Room. The day summed up with Ask the Experts segment and the Affiliate Ball which was graced by Curtis Young, E-4O, Rump Crew, DJ Diamond, Tha Dogg Pound, industry rock band and Dr. Dre’s son.
The conference culminated with the Pinnacle Awards, which recognized outstanding individuals in the industry. Further networking took place in the exhibit hall before the Affiliate Summit West 2016 came to a climactic end.