Are you looking to attend podcasting conferences in 2021 or 2022? Are you ready to learn from experienced speakers and panelists who can share how you can improve your show and take your podcast to the next level? Here’s a list of podcasting conferences, podcasting summits, and events happening in 2021 and beyond.
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August 3-6, 2021 | Podcast Movement, Nashville, Tennessee: Thousands of passionate podcasters and industry professionals from around the world under one roof to learn, and grow professionally.
September 11, 2021 | Independent Podcast Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: An intimate one-track conference for independent podcasters by independent podcasters. Come learn from other indie podcasters and enjoy a smaller intimate setup with classroom seating.
September 22-25, 2021 | FinCon (Hybrid): Join an energetic community of personal finance content creators and brands to connect, collaborate, and learn from each other.
September 30, 2021 | International Podcast Day (Virtual): An international celebrations of podcasts. Connect with fellow podcasters, podcast listeners, podcast enthusiasts, and leaders in the industry.
October 15-18, 2021 | She Podcasts LIVE, Scottsdale, Arizona: A women’s conference that caters to all types of women podcasters.
November 10-14, 2021 | Podfest, Orlando, Florida: A community of people passionate about sharing their voice and message with the world through audio and video.
November 13, 2021 | Afros & Audio (Virtual): A two-day festival for and by Black podcast creatives and audio professionals.
March 23-26, 2022 | Podcast Movement Evolutions, Los Angeles, California: Evolutions returns to Los Angeles for its second year, as podcasters and industry professionals gather to learn, network, and discuss all of the latest evolutions in the podcast industry.
May 25-26, 2022 | The Podcast Show, London, United Kindgom: The biggest international festival for the business of podcasting.
June 23, 2022 | Listen In Podcasting Conference, Los Angeles, California: Full day event focusing on growth, resourcing, and engagement. Listen In specifically helps enterprise level marketing teams better understand and capitalize on the world of podcasting.
August 23-26, 2022 | Podcast Movement, Dallas, Texas: Join podcasters and professionals from around the world for a week full of education, networking, parties, and podcasting’s largest expo and trade show.
Other Conferences on Our Radar for 2021 and Beyond:
PodcastCon, Chicago, Illinois: Advance your skills, power your podcast, and build your network.
Podcast Day (Virtual): A 24-hour podcast conference live and on-demand.
The Creatress Summit (Virtual): A 5-day virtual conference that will give you the tools and insights you need to be a Womxn of Color who thrives in the media industry.
Craft + Commerce, JUMP Boise, Idaho: The premiere event for online creators to come together to build community and learn from the world’s top creators.
PodFest Cairo, Cairo, Egypt: Egypt’s inaugural podcasting conference dedicated to cultivating the budding podcast community.
Podcast Business Summit, New York, New York: Brings together thought leaders and influencers in the podcast business space.
Werk It, Los Angeles, California: An annual gathering for women shaping the future of podcasting.
Texas PodCon, San Antonio, Texas: Shares best practices and tips that will elevate your podcast and keep your audience listening.
Third Coast Conference, Chicago, Illinois: Shine a light on the heart and soul of audio storytelling including art, craft, community, critical reflection, and dialogue.
VO Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia: The largest voiceover training and voiceover networking event in the world. This conference spans four days and offers voiceover workshops, classes, networking opportunities and more.
Utah Podcast Summit: From storytelling to marketing, building communities to building a media kit, discover what you need to know to start, grow, and build your podcast.
Vancouver Podcast Festival, Vancouver, Canada: Brings together local podcast creators and deepens the discussion around audio documentary and its potential for education and community building.
Western MA PodCamp, Springfield, Massachusetts: PodCamp is an un-conference about social media and online networking. Some sessions will be planned ahead, but plenty of spaces will be open for the topics you want to discuss and learn. Participate by giving a presentation, demo or joining the session conversation.
Women in Media Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Empower, equip, and encourage women in media to excel and lead.
DC Podfest, Washington, D.C.: A multi-day event held each Fall, where podcasters from around the world gather to learn, network and express their passion for podcasting.
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Danielle Desir is the founder of WOC Podcasters and the host of The Thought Card Podcast. The Thought Card is an award-winning affordable-travel and personal finance blog and podcast empowering financially savvy travelers to travel more, pay off debt, and build wealth. Danielle paid off $63,000 of student loan debt in 4 years, bought a house at 27, and has traveled to over 27 countries. She refuses to let her financial responsibilities hold her back from pursuing her dreams and living life on her terms.