So many conferences, so little time. With food blogging on the rise, the resources and tools available to help bloggers learn the latest trends and technique are ever-increasing. We’ve curated a few of our favorites to help you select the best conference for you this year.
About it: BakeSpace.com’s TECHmunch is the traveling conference that helps food and lifestyle bloggers learn the skills they need to succeed and take their blogs to the next level. Launched in March 2010 by BakeSpace.com, the day-long conference is a must-attend event for anyone serious about culinary content (e.g., food bloggers, recipe writers, traditional content developers, cookbook authors, PR/marketing reps) and brands that want to work with culinary content creators.
When & where: TECHmunch is held in multiple cities each year (e.g. NYC, Austin, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Minneapolis, Tampa and Las Vegas). Check out the schedule for event dates and locations.
2. Eat, Write, Retreat
About it: Eat, Write, Retreat is an intensive, hands-on learning weekend, full of opportunity, friendship and fun at a great value. Attendees will experience workshops on food blogging, photography, branding and hands-on cooking demonstrations.
When & where: April 22-24, 2016, Los Angeles, California.
3. International Food Blogger Conference (IFBC)
About it: Organized by Foodista.com and Zephyr Adventures, IFBC was the first-ever conference for food bloggers, first held in May of 2009. The series focuses on three themes: Food,Writing, and Technology. This event features high-quality educational sessions, and personal networking opportunities.
About it: The Everything Food Conference is for food bloggers who want to grow their blogging business while enjoying engaging, hands-on experiences with other talented and seasoned food bloggers… and, of course, indulge in some crazy-good food.
About it: Food Blogger Connect (FBC), founded in 2009, is the world’s leading international food blogging conference bringing together award-winning, high-profile, guest speakers and attracting bloggers and industry folk from all over the world, making it unique in its international scope.
GOURMET ADS is a global Food Ad Network made up of an exceptional group of websites focused on content around the vertical topic of Food. Website content includes Recipes, Cocktails, Farmers Markets, Cookbook Review Sites, Grocery Coupons, Recipe Search Engines and Restaurant Reviews. Our publishers are Celebrity Chefs, Cookbook Authors, Food Bloggers, Chefs, Restaurateurs, Home Cooks, Moms, Restaurant Reviewers, Small Business Owners, and Social Media Stars.