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 Snag your Early Bird ticket to Engage 2020 now before prices go up! Get ready for two days of learning, featuring 2 tracks offering 4 sessions each — that’s 16 sessions to choose from throughout the conference.     Get Tickets Dates: March 12th- 13th 2020 Location: The Sentinal614 SW 11th Ave.Portland, OR 97205   Get...Read More...

November 2019 – Paid Social with Susan Wenograd

November 2019 – Paid Social with Susan Wenograd Please join us on Tuesday, November 12, at the Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Susan Wenograd, Vice President of Marketing Strategy at Aimclear, who will be presenting “Paid Social Strategies”. Synopsis Coming soon. Register Now Key Takeaways Coming soon Skills Level: Coming soon Speaker Bio Coming soon. Date and Time Tuesday, November 12, 2019 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Presentation starts at 5:30 pm. Location: Lucky Labrador’s Quimby Beer Hall — see map 1945 NW Quimby Street Portland, OR 97209...Read More...

October 2019 – Paid Media Strategies with Anthony Nichols

October 2019 – Paid Media Strategies with Anthony Nichols Please join us on Tuesday, October 15*, at the Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Anthony Nichols, Founder at collystring, who will be presenting “How Owned Data Can Improve Your Paid Media Strategies”. * Note: This event is on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, rather than our usual 2nd Tuesday due to the PubCon conference in Las Vegas. Register Now Synopsis Paid Media has shifted from optimizing against keywords or placements and now focuses more on optimizing against the user. Every client or brand an...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...

August 1 2019 – SEMpdx Summer Party: Back to the Rooftop!

August 1 2019 – SEMpdx Summer Party: Back to the Rooftop! Join us Thursday, August 1, 2019 for the eleventh annual SEMpdx Rooftop Party Get Tickets Details: Join us for some old school networking in Portland’s Pearl District, at the On Deck Sports Bar & Grill. Enjoy good food, drinks, and conversations. Don’t miss the best networking event of the summer! Refreshments No drink tickets again this year. All craft beer and wine are hosted. Cocktails are a cash bar (credit cards also accepted). And bottled water is always free. Craft beer tap List: Coming soon! Appetizers Games Join your...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...