5 Market Research Conferences You Must Attend In 2013

conferences to attendThe only thing constant in this world is change and this is applicable to market research industry also. Technology is changing at a very fast pace and if the researchers do not keep themselves updated – they are inviting trouble. Good thing is that you need not worry too much as how to enhance your knowledge – for this market research events organised in different corners of the world are of great help. These MR Events are not only a venue for knowledge enhancement but also an excellent platform to network with peers and industry veterans. This article illustrates 5 MR Events you must attend in 2013. 

2013 Online Research Conference

San Francisco / 7-8 March

casro 2013With an expanded program and additional networking opportunities, CASRO’s popular Online Research Conference heads to San Francisco for 2013. This event attracts leading practitioners to present and discuss new developments that improve the core methods of online sampling, respondent access, and online data collection. Substantial attention will be paid to exciting new methods now gaining traction as either complements to or substitutes for what we consider traditional online research.

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Asia Pacific 2013

Ho Chi Minh City / 7-9 April

esomar 2013Asia Pacific presents an anchor of stability and new pillar of growth for the global economy.

While the severity of the financial crisis in the Western hemisphere has created headwinds, Asia Pacific still continues to be the fastest growing region.

Join ESOMAR, as they head to Vietnam for Asia Pacific 2013. Recently reported as the region’s star performer with the market doubling in size in the past 5 years, the country’s relatively young research market presents a hotbed of new opportunities and promise, providing the perfect backdrop for exploring Asia on the Move.

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Insights & Strategies Conference (ISC) 2013

Orlando / 10-12 June

mra 2013MRA’s Annual Conference has always been one of the profession’s largest gatherings. This Conference brings together research providers, research-related support companies, academics, government officials and industry leaders. It’s also encouraging that support for this event has been sustained even through turbulent economic times.

All conference attendees seek to understand and further the benefits of marketing research, which might best be described as the insights and strategies useful to guide decisions. At its core, that’s what the marketing research profession is about – divining insights and strategies. So, regardless of the methodologies used, that’s what the members are trying to create. The focus is truly member-centric and former Annual Conference should be branded to reflect the members’ needs.

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EphMRA Conference 2013

London / 25-27 June

ephmra 2013The purpose of EphMRA is to develop and improve standards and techniques in Europe for market research in the field of health and healthcare, and to strengthen the role of the Association in the relevant decision-making processes in order to support its members in their international activities and to create transparency to the general benefit.  The mission, aims and objectives are shared by the sister organisation in the USA, the PBIRG, in order to ensure mutual benefits to all international healthcare companies.

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The Future of Consumer Intelligence

San Francisco / 14-16 May

tmre 2013A gathering of the “consumer culture” collective exploring common ground across roles and industries for translating behavioral information into business opportunity.

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Notable Mentions:

Analytics with Purpose: The Human Edge of Big Data

IIeX São Paulo 

Insight Show 2013 (Marketing Week Live)

28th Annual QRCA Conference

Akshay Kanyal

Akshay Kanyal

Akshay Kanyal writes survey research reviews on his popular blog Online MR. He’s an avid blogger, brand consultant and a content marketing expert, helping business owners to craft content that sells.

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