Searchlove Conference

Boston - 5th and 6th June 2017

Join some of the world’s leading thinkers in online marketing for two days of ideas and inspiration. This conference will discuss the latest in search, analytics, content creation, optimising your website, paid promotions and more.

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Previous sessions

Check out some clips of industry leaders speaking at previous SearchLove conferences.

Will Critchlow
Adria Saracino
Rand Fishkin

Previous Attendees

  • Adidas
  • Adobe
  • ASDA
  • Burberry
  • Cheapflights
  • Demand Media
  • Directline Group
  • Ebay
  • Ebuyer
  • Econsultancy
  • Edvisors
  • Emirates
  • Experian
  • Financial Times
  • Finder
  • Flight Centre
  • Flipkey
  • Google
  • IG Group
  • IHG
  • IKEA
  • Interflora
  • iProspect
  • JD Sports
  • Just Eat
  • Last Minute
  • Marriot
  • Money Supermaket
  • Mothercare
  • Nokia
  • Oxfam
  • Phones4u
  • Redbull
  • Rightmove
  • Schuh
  • Simply Business
  • Skylight
  • Skyscanner
  • Staples
  • The Home Depot
  • Travelex
  • Tripadvisor
  • U-Haul
  • Zillow

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Features & Benefits

  • All sessions take place in a single room. We organise it this way so that you won't miss any of our carefully chosen speakers.

    Single track

  • There will be plenty of chances to get to know your industry peers. Enjoy presentations inside the intimate conference room before socialising at our relaxed parties.

    Industry contacts

  • Fantastic food and reliable Wi-Fi are must-haves in our book. The conference is run by our dedicated events team who strive to make every year better than the last.

    Thoughtful planning

  • Get feedback on your website at our site clinic. Ask questions and share personal experiences with Distilled experts at topic tables.

    One-on-one time with a consultant

Previous Speakers

  • Rob Ousbey
  • Amanda McGowan
    SEER Interactive
  • Amy Harrison
    Write With Influence
  • Rand Fishkin
  • Mackenzie Fogelson
  • Brian Massey
    Conversion Scientist
  • Oli Gardner
  • Wil Reynolds
    SEER Interactive
  • Adria Saracino
  • Craig Hughes
  • Simo Ahava
  • Dominic Woodman
  • Aaron Weyenberg
  • Mike King
  • Tim Wilson
    Web Analytics Demystified
  • Daniel Gilbert
  • Chris Dayley
    Dayley Conversion
  • Paul Shapiro
    Catalyst, Part of GroupM Connect
  • Dr. Pete Meyers
  • Stephanie Chang
  • Matthew Brown
  • David Mihm
  • Britt Klontz
  • Jes Stiles
    Ringier Emerging Markets
  • Joanna Lord
  • Justin Cutroni
  • Jono Alderson
  • Grace Ng
  • Casie Gillette
  • Greg Gifford
  • Emily Grossman
  • Jessica Gioglio
    The Savvy Bostonian
  • Ross Hudgens
    Siege Media
  • Margot Bloomstein
    Appropriate Inc
  • Krista Seiden
  • Jeremy Goldman
    Firebrand Group
  • Larry Kim
  • Tamara Gielen
  • Lea Pica
  • Cindy Krum
  • Rob Toledo
  • Jo Kerr
    Girl Guiding
  • Jon Wuebben
    Content Launch
  • Luke Summerfield
  • Rob Bucci
    STAT Search Analytics
  • Will Critchlow
  • Tom Anthony
  • Marshall Simmonds
    Define Media Group
  • Hannah Smith
  • Mike Pantoliano
  • Kyra Kuik
  • Aaron Friedman
    Five Blocks
  • Mary Bowling
    Ignitor Digital
  • Stephen Pavlovich
  • Bas van den Beld
    State of Digital
  • Darren Shaw
  • Iain Haywood
    The Competition Agency
  • John Gagnon
  • Angie Schottmuller
    Interactive Artisan
  • Mike Arnesen
  • Vicke Cheung
  • Marcus Tober
  • Craig Bradford
  • Matt Beswick
    Hidden Pixel
  • Dana DiTomaso
    Kick Point
  • Justine Jordan
  • Rick Backus
    CPC Strategy
  • Phil Nottingham
  • Chris Do
    The Skool
  • Ian Lurie
  • Chris Savage
  • Mark Johnstone
  • Bridget Randolph
  • Melanie Spring
  • Molly Flatt
  • Adam Monago
  • Eppie Vojt
    Red Ventures
  • David Sottimano
  • Simon Penson
    Zazzle Media
  • Justin Briggs
  • Josh Braaten
    Collegis Education
  • Ade Lewis
    Teapot Creative
  • Lisa Gerber
    Big Leap Creative
  • Marli Mesibov
  • Adam Melson
    SEER Interactive
  • Annie Cushing
  • Kindra Hall
  • Sheena Medina
  • Kelvin Newman
    Rough Agenda
  • Ross Simmonds

What kind of topics will you see at SearchLove?

  • SEO Split-Testing: How You can run Tests
  • Tactical Keyword Research in a RankBrain World
  • The Search Marketer's Toolkit for Google Tag Manager
  • Mobile Jedi Mind Tricks: Master the Multi-Screen Universe
  • Storytelling: The Secret of Irresistible Marketing
  • X Marks the Spot: A Treasure Map for Local Search Success
  • PPC and SEO: Better Together
  • Searching Higher Up the Funnel
  • New Paradigms: Five Fundamental Changes in Search
  • Why People Buy: Remembering the People Behind the Clicks
  • Habits of Advanced Conversion Optimisers
  • Taking the Top Spot: How to Earn More Featured Snippets
  • ‘Why come to SearchLove?’ section added to replace ‘Features and Benefit

Networking Events

After a busy day of learning, unwind at our parties. Meet the people you have been chatting to online, perhaps to discuss a new idea or just enjoy some drinks together.

  • VIP Dinner

    Dine in style with the event speakers at this intimate and exclusive gathering. Small groups will enjoy fine cuisine and drinks at a unique venue while asking the experts for advice and tips. VIP ticket holders only.

  • Searchlove Party

    Join us at The Baseball Tavern where a vibrant atmosphere awaits just a short ride from the conference center. Lots of food and a generous drinks tab thanks to our partner Searchmetrics will keep energy levels high as everyone unwinds at this cool venue.

  • Industry drinks

    These wind-down drinks are held at a chilled-out bar close to the conference venue. Attendees and industry professionals can enjoy another chance to chat over some beers before they leave.

Conference Venue

Joseph B Martin Conference Center

Located within The New Research Building at Harvard Medical School, The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center is the ideal environment for enhancing your learning experience. Rock solid Wi-Fi will keep delegates online while the intimate auditorium is the perfect platform for speakers to share their ideas. 


Make the most of your time and the networking opportunities at SearchLove, by staying at our preferred hotel. Reserve your hotel room using the details below:

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, 575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02319-4896

Room reservations can be made here.

We will provide free shuttle services to and from the hotel, conference center and parties. 

Typical Schedule

Once we have our full speaker lineup, we'll craft a tailored schedule to make the most of the two days. The following schedule is an example of what a typical SearchLove looks like:

Day one
8:00am Registration and breakfast
9:00am Welcome to SearchLove
9:10am Sessions 1 & 2
10:40am Morning break
11:00am Sessions 3 & 4
12:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Sessions 5,6 & 7
3:45pm Afternoon break
4:05pm Sessions 8 & 9
6:00pm Party time!
Day two
8:45am Breakfast and welcome back
9:35am Sessions 10 & 11
11:05am Morning break
11:30am Sessions 12 & 13
1:00pm Lunch
2:00pm Sessions 14 & 15
3:30pm Afternoon break
3:50pm Sessions 16 & 17
5:20pm Closing words
6:00pm Industry drinks

Is this for me?

  • In-house SEOs

    • Meet your industry peers and compare experiences
    • Get inspired by new ideas and different ways of thinking about marketing
    • Learn about the latest actionable techniques to use back in the office
    • Widen your field of knowledge on a diverse range of topics
    The whole vibe is amazing! You get the latest trends, tips and cases from speakers who actually want to speak openly about search, and not just show off their success. It is the single most inspirational event I have ever attended. Morten Bergestad.
  • Agency SEOs

    • Be inspired by new ideas and different ways of thinking about marketing
    • Learn about the latest actionable techniques to use back in the office
    • Get to know your industry peers and compare experiences
    • Widen your field of knowledge across a diverse range of topics
    Relevant topics, fact based analysis, real-life examples and engaging speakers gave sound advice and really reminded me why I love SEO. I'll definitely be back next year. James Bavington, Creare Group.
  • Marketing Managers

    • Get inspired by new ideas and different ways of thinking about marketing
    • Learn how to integrate marketing campaigns for optimum effect
    • Hear expert advice on what does and doesn’t work
    • Share experiences and ideas with other people in the industry
    Expect to be entertained, educated and instilled with confidence either that you are doing the right things or knowing exactly what to do to improve.  Katherine Dawson, Owner & Creative Director of Strategy Digital.
  • Business Owners

    • Get to grips with all the latest skills and techniques
    • Be inspired by success stories from a diverse range of companies
    • Meet people who can help you to achieve your aims
    • Ask questions to industry leaders
    Distilled events cut through all of the industry hype to focus on sensible and practical advice that I can use in my business right now. Ade Lewis, Teapot Creative.