MarTech East 2018: Must-See Sessions for Marketing Ops Pros

September 19, 2018 Maile Johnson

The MarTech® East conference is kicking off on Oct. 1, 2018 in Boston, Mass. This is one of the year’s biggest events in marketing. Here’s our agenda for the conference’s must-see sessions. If you’re a marketing ops professional, you won’t want to miss these. 

Essential Sessions: Our Agenda

These are some of the MarTech East sessions we’re particularly eager to attend. 

CX Appeal: Elevating From Marketing Ops to CX Ops

When: 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018

At this session, join speaker Gerry Murray of IDC and moderator Erica Seidel of The Connective Good to learn how to establish CX ops, what a CX team looks like, how to lead a CX team even if you don’t own it and much more. 

Solving the Sales and Marketing Alignment Challenge: Financial Force and LeanData

When: 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 

At this session, learn how LeanData’s Demand Management Suite enabled Financial Force’s sales and marketing teams to align around their marketing stack’s data, while also allowing executives to gain critical marketing spend insights. 

Using Martech to Deliver Rapid Growth at Scale

When: 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018

At this session, join speaker Kady Srinivasan of Dropbox and moderator Scott Brinker of HubSpot and MarTech to find out how you can drive growth at scale while still creating personalized experiences and responding to customers in real time. 

The Rise of the Strategic Marketing Operations Function

When: 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018

At this session, join speaker Debbie Qaqish of the Pedowitz Group and moderator Anand Thaker of IntelliPhi to discover the difference between a regular and strategic marketing ops group, the five stages of maturity to achieve a strategic marketing ops function and more. 

Plus, don’t forget to check out these insightful keynote sessions. 

The Inevitable Convergence of Marketing and Sales Technology

When: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018

At this session, join speaker Shiva Mirhosseini of Aetna and moderator Scott Brinker learn how you can bring your company’s sales and marketing technology stacks together to drive productivity, efficiency and revenue. 

How AI Will Let Us Be Marketers Again 

When: 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018

At this session, speaker Michael Trapani of IBM and moderator Scott Brinker will show you how AI can help to free up marketers’ time and allow them to do what they do best – marketing.  

Connect With Us

Check out the complete MarTech East agenda to get more details on all the sessions you can attend, and be sure to swing by our spotlight session at 1:30 p.m. on the second day of the conference, October 2 (highlighted above). 

Outside of our spotlight session, you can find us at Booth 18 in the Expo Hall from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 1; 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2; and 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 3. There, we’ll be offering demos, networking and answering any questions you may have. 

We're also hosting a Happy Hour with Stensul on Tuesday, Oct. 2 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Dillon's, located directly across from the Hynes Conference Center. Register now.

Want to stay connected with us during the conference? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for all the latest updates. 

Hope to see you there! 

About the Author

Maile Johnson

Maile is the Senior Director of Demand Generation at LeanData. She loves the art and science of using data, technologies, and operations to deliver incredible customer experiences. When she's not generating demand for LeanData, you can find her either surfing or riding her horse.

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