Search Marketing Expo (SMX) returns to Stockholm

SMX Stockholm 2009Search engine marketing conference SMX returns to Stockholm on October 12-13; Early Bird rates available until September 11. 

September 2, 2009 – After last years success with more than 250 attendees, the leading search engine marketing conference, SMX, returns to Stockholm for the third time. The conference and exhibition will take place on October 12-13 in the City Conference Center (Folkets Hus) in Stockholm.  Continue reading

Nordic internet expert joins peers in Prague

17_logoThe Search Engine Marketing Professional Organisation (SEMPO) is holding its European Summit this week in Prague. The meeting is an opportunity for leading experts in the search engine marketing field to come together in a constructive atmosphere which can affect the entire industry’s direction.

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London internet marketing conference changes for the better

smx_londonThe SMX London Internet Marketing Conference and Expo 2009 has changed its agenda in response to cusstomer feedback. The better-than-ever event will bring online marketing professionals from all over the world together this month to help businesses make the most of the internet.

Search Marketing Expo (SMX) will again be held in London on 18 and 19 May at the New Connaught Rooms, Covent Garden.

The two-day long conference will be led by a crop of top international search engine marketing experts and will offer lively workshop sessions on organic and paid search, during which speakers will discuss a wide range of search marketing topics, including global search marketing, linking, SEO for multimedia and social media networks.

In answer to requests from delegates, the agenda for the upcoming SMX London has been changed to focus even more heavily on advanced search engine optimisation and marketing topics, providing a solid training opportunity for European-based search marketers.

Among the many speakers booked to attend is internet marketing guru Kristjan Mar Hauksson from Nordic eMarketing, who will be a part of the workshop moderating team. Kristjan will also be speaking in the workshop on Online Reputation Management, where he will discuss why organisations need to worry about online reputation, and what they can do to improve it.

“Search marketing is expanding rapidly in Europe and SMX fills a previously unmet need for industry professionals and the community of vendors,” says Matthew Finlay from event producers Rising Media.

For more details and booking information for the Search Marketing Expo London 2009, visit

Online marketing conference and expo coming to Reykjavik

The annual Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference and expo (RIMC) has been scheduled for 20th March 2009 and will showcase a wider cross section of the industry than ever before.

RIMC is organised by two international Icelandic companies with great internet marketing, search engine optimisation and press experience: Nordic eMarketing and Arvakur.

The internet marketing conference will be held at the comfortable Reykjavik Hilton Hotel. The conference has upgraded its venue this time around in a show of confidence fuelled by the over 300 participants who took part last year and gave overwhelmingly positive online feedback.

Among the impressive list of confirmed speakers at March’s conference are Adam Lasnik from Google, Pauline Ores of IBM and Receptional’s Dixon Jones. Nike’s European Marketing Manager, Sion Portman will also speak, as will Ben Chapman from the BBC.

As one of the hosts, Nordic eMarketing’s Kristjan Mar Hauksson will participate as a moderator and Q&A answerer in several of the day’s sessions. Kristjan is a leading expert in the field of online marketing and SEO, and is an in-demand conference speaker on the international circuit.

RIMC 2009 will be split into five distinct sessions, including a workshop. The sessions cover the diverse fields of youth marketing, search engine optimisation, social marketing and internet technology, online reputation and PR.

More information about the Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference 2009 can be found at, along with all the highlights of the 2008 event, held in February this year.

Internet marketing conference in Iceland

Now in its second year, the Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference and Expo is only getting bigger – but with the huge breadth of renowned speakers on the schedule, it’s easy to see why.

The Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference in 2008 was attended by more than 300 internet experts, including a crop of world class speakers and workshop managers. Attendees rated the event very highly in the online evaluation.

Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference 2009 is to go ahead on the 20th March and is set to be even better than the last, with big names lined up from organisations including Google, Microsoft, IBM and Nordic eMarketing.

Google Search Evangelist Adam Lasnik is going to talk about search engines in a special session.

The Search Engines discussion will also include Mel Carson from Microsoft, Rand Fiskin, CEO of SEOmoz and Eugene Lomize from Yandex. The session will be moderated by Hjalmar Gislason from Iceland Telecom.

There are six other sessions during the day, called: Site Usability and Accessibility, Youth Marketing Online, social Marketing and Internet Technology, Online Reputation and PR, Case Studies and Success Stories and an interesting look at Websites: Do’s and Don’ts.

Dixon Jones from Receptional and Omni Marketing’s Shari Thurow will also offer a stimulating workshop session along with Anne Kennedy, one of the Managing Partners at Beyond Ink.

The Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference & Expo is the brainchild of Iceland-based international communications companies Arvakur and Nordic eMarketing.

Nordic eMarketing is one of Northern Europe’s most recognised online marketing, SEO and PR companies; and Arvakur is a the publisher of Iceland’s most successful newspaper and news website, Morgunbladid.

Attendees at RIMC 2009 will be able to choose between two tracks: ‘the Business Track’ and ‘the Hands-on Workshop Track’.

To book a place at RIMC, or simply for more information, go to

New York to host search engine marketing event

Search engine marketers are meeting for a week of spirited discussion and high-level learning which will give attendees actionable Internet battle plans for their companies.

Hundreds of exhibitors and Internet experts are expected to attend the Search Engine Strategies (SES) event next week in New York to discuss the latest in search marketing technology.

SES, which takes place between 17th and 20th of March, is a leading global conference and expo series that educates attendees on search engine marketing (SEM).

The line-up of speakers includes experts in a wide range of search marketing fields as well as representatives from search engines themselves. The event is seen as one of the most comprehensive SEM/SEO education opportunities in the US and a number of highly-specialized sessions on search engine optimization will be on offer.

Search marketing guru Kristjan M. Hauksson, director of a fast-growing Internet marketing company in Scandinavia, will speak at a session on ’Managing PPC for Multiple Clients‘. Kristjan and his colleagues will discuss industry best practices in PPC Account Management as well as geographical ad targeting, best use of ad spend per keyword, targeting competitive vs. niche keywords and managing multiple clients while using multiple ad tracks (AdWords, YSM, AdCenter, etc.)

The SES conference and expo is geared towards in-house Internet marketers, brand managers, specialists and general web technology professionals. Delegates at the conference and expo will also have the chance to network with a large number of search professionals and industry leaders.

For further details on the New York SES Internet marketing show and a full program with list of speakers, visit:

For more information on Nordic eMarketing and its expertise in search marketing visit:

London hosts Search Engine Strategies event

Search Engine Strategies, a leading conference on search engine marketing and optimization, will take place in London next week.

London (eNewsWire) 15 February 2008 – Search Engine Strategies (SES) will be holding a conference and expo in London between 18th and 21st February at the Islington Business Design Centre.

Hundreds of exhibitors and experts are expected to come attend discuss the latest developments in search marketing technology.

Attendance at SES London was up by over 50% last year as search marketing continues to become one of the most talked about areas in Internet marketing.

Search Engine Strategies is a leading global conference and expo series that educates attendees on search engine marketing (SEM), search engine optimization (SEO) and online advertising strategies and tactics.

Delegates will have the chance to network with one of the largest gatherings of search engine marketing professionals, in addition to attending the most comprehensive SEM/SEO learning opportunity in the UK or Europe.

The line-up of speakers includes experts in a wide range of Internet marketing fields as well as representatives from search engines themselves. Guest speakers include Mike Grehan, Kevin Ryan, Nick Carr, Kristjan M. Hauksson and Dr. Ralph Wilson.

A number of highly-specialised sessions on search engine marketing will be offered, such as ‘Dynamic Websites: Beyond the Basics’. Guest speaker Kristjan M. Hauksson, director of a leading Scandinavian Internet marketing company, and his colleagues will discuss a wide range of SEO tactics used in dynamic websites, including page titles, metadata, page headings, content, keyword embedded URLs, page rank and sitemaps.

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