If you work in marketing, advertising or media in Europe, chances are you’ll be on route to dmexco in two weeks time. With over 50,700 visitors, 1,013 exhibitors and over 570 top speakers across 90,000 sqm, you need to get your trip in order and maximise your time to get the most from your investment. Here are 6 things you need to know before you go:

1. Fire up your filofax 

Gone are the days where you could attend a conference and see who you bump into. To get the most from dmexco you need to put in some face time and pre-book your meetings. Many of the big players will have their own booths and operate a 30 minute meeting schedule so work out your targets and get in touch.

 2. Travel for free 

If you’re using the local public transportation network VRS in Cologne, they’ll drop you to dmexco for free when you show them your printed travel ticket.

3. Take in the talks 

Dmexco is a great event for walking the floor and meeting new contacts but you shouldn’t solely focus on broadening your network, broaden your horizons too by attending some of the best seminars in Europe. If you’re unsure what to attend check out dmexco’s conference planner here and plan your sessions.

4. Be the first to hear breaking news

So many big announcements are made at dmexco and on Wednesday 13th September at 10:00am, AdRoll’s VP Marketing, Shane Murphy, will share the industry’s latest attribution research findings in Seminar Room 5. Attribution is a hot topic and if you’re not up to speed with the latest developments you may get left behind. The State of the Marketing Attribution report fully encompasses marketers opinions, tools, resources, platforms, and challenges. Find out how you compare and register for the new report at the session.

5. Refuel with AdRoll 

Dmexco is long and you’ll be walking and talking a lot. Stop by AdRoll’s booth in Hall 7 Booth C061 and take some time out to pick up a free coffee and the team will be on hand to deliver bespoke demos tailored to your business needs. What’s even better is If you book your appointment ahead of time, AdRoll will sweeten the deal by offering you a free limited edition Keep Cup! Book your appointment now.

6. Get your name on the guestlist 

Don’t miss out on the best after-party in town! AdRoll are sponsoring the OMR Aftershow again at Bootshaus. If you want to get the party started when the conference is wrapped book in your 1:1 consultation today and you could win some VIP tickets!

So there you have it, six things you need to know about dmexco before you go. We’ll see you there!