For the love of the brand.

Tuesday, 30 June 2020 8:30 am - 5:00 pm UIC Forum
Updated March 13

Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

With the announcement from Governor J.B. Pritzker urging public gatherings of more than 250 people to be called off to slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Illinois, and to ensure the health and safety of our Chicago marketing community, AMA Chicago has rescheduled BrandSmart 2020 – AMA Chicago’s annual, one-day conference – that was scheduled for Wednesday, April 22 at the UIC Forum.

BrandSmart 2020 will now be on Tuesday, June 30 at UIC Forum. Please send questions or comments to

Smart brands rule the day.

BrandSmart is the longest running brand marketing conference in the country. Now in its 18th year, BrandSmart brings together noteworthy industry speakers, marketing decision-makers and future-forward brand associates looking to share proven tools, strategies and stories.

  • Chris Schyvinck

    President & CEO, Shure

  • Tonise Paul

    Chairwoman, Energy BBDO

  • Mat Zucker

    Partner, Digital, Prophet

  • La Sridhar

    Global Director, Insights and Consumer Excellence, Molson Coors

What you’ll learn

At BrandSmart, marketers at every stage of their career will discover new ways to build, enhance and energize their brands against the challenges of disruption. Conference attendees will:

  • Find out how emerging technologies, including AI and blockchain, are shaping the future of branding
  • Get a coveted view into the modern branding playbook of marketing experts and future-focused brands
  • Re-think your marketing strategies such as segmentation and design thinking to better compete in today’s new marketing landscape
  • Be in the room with all of Chicagoland’s leading marketers for a one-day, deep-dive into brand experience success stories
View the agenda

Who Should Attend

BrandSmart offers insights, education and networking for marketers of every level:

  • Chief executive officers
  • Chief marketing officers and directors
  • Brand leaders
  • Agency and creative leaders
  • Entrepreneurs
View the Agenda


Details Price Qty
AMA Chicago Member Ticketshow details + $395.00 (USD)  
Non-Member Ticketshow details + $495.00 (USD)  
Group Rateshow details + $375.00 (USD)  


Cancellation policy: Refund requests must be made 14 days ahead of the scheduled event to be eligible for a 50% refund of the ticket price.

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