Attendees sitting in classroom for presentation during 2019 Ignite Conference



About the Conference

Ignite is designed to spark creative ideas around current industry topics to help marketing practitioners keep pace with today's dynamic trends. Ignite fuses the distinct marketing perspective of some of the country’s leading business scholars with those of corporate leaders from premier global companies.

Registration for the upcoming conference will open early summer 2023.

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Fall 2023 Ignite Conference 

November 17, 2023

McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Become a Sponsor

Promote your organization, provide learning opportunities for your team, and expand your network. Sponsorships are a great way to demonstrate your commitment to the cutting edge academic marketing research at the University that benefits companies, and brands industry-wide.

If you would like more information on how to become a sponsor, please email Ashley Beukelman at abeuk@umn.edu

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