As you all know the search marketing conference season 2011 kicked off – be it in the UK with SES or in the States with SMX West. Also in Germany we got the first one in 2011: The SEO Campixx. Since I spent the last weekend attending the Campixx which took place at a beautiful lake called “Müggelsee” (close to Berlin) I thought it might be nice doing a little re-cap. And as a bonus I also got the chance to sit down with organizer Marco Janck to get his view on this year’s edition.
First of all let’s have a brief look at the conference itself: Campixx took place the third time in a row (once a year) as a two-day event and this time had around 460 attendees. Since the conference content is and was purely German it’s needless to say the crowd also was – more or less – purely German-speaking. If you compare the Campixx to SMX or SES (in Germany) there are some differences I want to point out: (more…)