2019 Podcasting Events in the U.S.
Join these amazing podcasting events to be inspired, network, learn new things, and advertise your show. A comprehensive list of all podcast events you need to attend this year.
Join these amazing podcasting events to be inspired, network, learn new things, and advertise your show. This is a list of our picks for podcast events you need to attend this year.
Where: Brooklyn, New York
When: January 10-13, 2019
The celebration of innovative, engaging, and entertaining podcasts of all genres, the artists who create them, and the community surrounding them. Sign up for emails to receive announcements and ticket offers for the 2020 event.
Where: Seattle, Washington
When: Jan 19-20, 2019
Featuring live shows, comedy, workshops, panels, performances, mash-ups, meet and greets, and more. Designed for creators, industry, and fans alike.
Where: New York City, New York
When: March 5, 2019
This summit brings together digital audio innovators, researchers, agency leads, podcast experts, and executive-level marketers to share valuable perspectives and insights on the dynamic online audio podcast business space. Audio for the 2019 sessions is available on the website.
Where: Orlando, Florida
When: March 7-9, 2019
Podfest Expo is a community of people who are interested in and passionate about sharing their voice and message with the world through the powerful mediums of audio and video. They offer 1) world class education 2) inspiration & ideas 3) community & networking.
Where: Austin, Texas
When: May 17-18, 2019
Our personal favorite: The Outlier Podcast Festival is a traveling national event held in major cities across the U.S. It provides outliers in the podcasting community an intimate opportunity to collaborate with both indie talent and industry giants. They are headed to Denver, Colorado, in July. Keep in touch to get details about the Denver session.
Where: Nashville, Tennessee
When: May 31 – June 2, 2019
Over 100 hours of live shows, panels, and more. Sign up to record 20 minutes of your own podcast or the chance to be a guest on an episode of Netflix’s Human Algorithm. There are three different types of tickets, as well as student discount options.
Where: Sandy, Utah
When: June 8, 2019
Whether you are just starting out or are already an expert, this summit will help you launch your show, build a community and make some money. Based on feedback from the last year, they added more networking time, experienced based learning, presentations, panels, and Q&A.
Where: Orlando, Florida
When: August 13-16, 2019
One of the most popular podcast events nationwide. The standard ticket option gives you 150+ keynote and break out sessions, 70+ industry exhibitors, and entry to the award show and parties. Get the standard plus ticket and pro pass for more.
Where: Atlantic City, New Jersey
When: September 6-7, 2019
MAPCON offers classes, mixers, free headshots, and so much more. Check out the 2018 session video and MAPCON Podcast on the website to get their vibe. 4 different types of tickets are available, including a virtual ticket (on demand video recordings) for only $100.
Where: San Diego, California
When: September 16-18
Top podcasters will dive deep into the specific strategies and tactics they use to grow their businesses by leveraging the power of the new media. You will get clear and applicable lessons from industry leaders, and many attendees will get multiple bookings from different media during the event.
When: September 30, 2019
International Podcast Day is an international celebration of the power of podcasts. It is a great opportunity to connect with fellow podcasters, listeners, and leaders in the podcasting industry. Share the celebration on your podcast and social media, and use #InternationalPodcastDay.
Where: Chicago, Illinois
When: October 31 – November 2, 2019
The Third Coast Conference brings together over 800 audio producers, journalists, reporters, and artists together from around the world. At the heart of the conference are breakout sessions, presentations from inspiring voices across audio storytelling.
Where: Washington, DC
When: Nov 1-2, 2019
DC PodFest is for podcasters and digital influencers to come together for learning, networking, workshops, live performance and fun. Tickets, speaker application, and more details will be coming soon.
Where: Los Angeles, California
When: October 3-4, 2019
Werk It is a unique annual gathering for women shaping the future of podcasting, full of workshops, live tapings, networking events, and one-on-one mentoring sessions. They also host Podcast Accelerator, your chance to pitch a show and score a development deal with WNYC Studios. Pick from a pass, general pass, and Werk It Plus pass.
Even if you aren’t able to make it, check out their websites since they often have virtual tickets or recap videos. If you know of an event that is missing from this list, let us know by e-mail (LaunchPodMedia@gmail.com) so that we can add it!