SEMpdx is the premier association for Portland Educational Marketing Events for search marketers in Oregon. We meet monthly (second Tuesday of each month) for education and networking events.

March 12 & 13, 2020 – Engage Conference

March 12 & 13, 2020 – Engage Conference Home Page Conference Tickets Agenda Speakers After Party Sponsors Travel 2020 Two-Day Conference Tickets Available Now: Powered by Bizzabo Engage Conference is a two-day digital marketing conference, presenting multiple informative learning tracks and panel sessions designed to provide expert insight into the latest strategies and technological advancements in digital marketing, including social media, content, UX/design, creative, advertising, SEO and paid media. Get ready for two days of learning, featuring 2 tracks offering 4 sessions each...Read More...

January 14: Building Your Brand with Jake Kaempf

January 14: Building Your Brand with Jake Kaempf Please join us on Tuesday, January 14, at the Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Jacob Kaempf, Founder and President at Amprsnd, who will be presenting “On Brand: Culture, Customers and Decision Making”. Synopsis A look at how we build brands around customer and stakeholder value. Key Takeaways The tools to define, measure and build a brand Better understanding on how customers behave A one pager on Amprsnd’s unique process of building a brand Skills Level: Intermediate/Advanced (ideal for...Read More...

December 2019 – Holiday Party

December 2019 – Holiday Party Join us, along with pdxMindShare, Mac’s List, IABC, Portland Ad Fed and AMA after work on Thursday, December 5, 2019 to celebrate the holiday season by eating, drinking, and partaking in good conversation. Light appetizers will be provided, and there will be a no-host bar.Admission is FREE.When: Thursday, December 5th, 5:30pm – 9:00pmWhere: Spirit of 77, 500 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232 (map)Cost: FREE to All, RSVP Now!Register NowSponsorsBecome a sponsor of this great event! Contact the SEMpdx Sponsorship Team....Read More...

Sept 2019 – Google Analytics with Brian Aldrich

Sept 2019 – Google Analytics with Brian Aldrich Please join us on Tuesday, September 10, at the Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Brian Aldrich, VP of Search at Logical Position, who will be presenting “Power to the People: How Understanding your Marketing Channels Can Revolutionize Your Business”. Synopsis Achieve your biggest goals with a holistic digital marketing approach and a solid understanding of how to use each marketing channel in your funnel. This talk will guide you through the ins and outs of each marketing channel and sub-channel and...Read More...

June 2019 – YouTube Video Advertising with Sean McEntee

June 2019 – YouTube Video Advertising with Sean McEntee Please join us on Tuesday, June 4*, at the Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Sean McEntee, Senior Director of Client Services at 3Q Digital, who will be presenting “Make YouTube Your Newest Performance Channel”. *Event is one week earlier than our usual second Tuesday of the month. Register Now Synopsis Video has replaced mobile as the biggest buzzword in marketing channels, but few marketers understand how to effectively use YouTube’s entire suite of capabilities, including new releases focused...Read More...

January 2019 – Panel: What’s New for 2019 in Digital Marketing

January 2019 – Panel: What’s New for 2019 in Digital Marketing Please join us on Tuesday, January 8, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome our expert SEMpdx panel, who will be hosting a Q&A discussion on “What’s New for 2019 in Digital Marketing”. Your panel members are: Anna Hutson, founder of Avenue. Anna will cover the future of content and social media marketing, inclusive of content format trends and audience expectations, distribution for all stages of the buyer’s journey, paid promotion, live video/live streaming, machine learning and content...Read More...