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At CMX Summit 2021: Rise we welcomed over 5000 seasoned practitioners, emerging leaders, and industry experts and celebrated the rise of the community industry.

Save the date for CMX Summit 2022 for more hands-on workshops, industry experts, and the opportunity to connect with the largest network of community professionals.

Helping Community Professionals Rise

Community-Driven Business

The era of community-driven business is here. How can you make community your advantage and future-proof your brand?

The
Community Path

Community is carving out its department and role in the C-Suite. Learn how today’s professionals are paving the road to tomorrow.

Community, Culture
& Innovation

Creator communities. Cryptocurrencies. Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. Come see how community is driving innovation.

Explore the sessions, discover the rise of community

Don’t worry, you didn’t miss a thing! All sessions, workshops and presentations were recorded! We had sessions for every community professional. Check out our recordings from CMX Summit 2021: Rise!

Featured Speakers

Seth Godin

Seth Godin

Author & Entrepreneur

Angela Benton

Angela Benton

CEO at Streamlytics

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

CEO at Gumroad

Greg Isenberg

Greg Isenberg

CEO, Co-Founder of Late Checkout

Joe Pishgar

Joe Pishgar

Chief Community Officer at VerticalScope

Holly Firestone

Holly Firestone

VP of Community at Venafi

Jae Washington

Jae Washington

Senior Community Manager at Headspace

Pablo Gonzalez

Pablo Gonzalez

Co-Founder of Be The Stage

Kris Lande

Kris Lande

SVP, Marketing & Community at Salesforce

Scott K Wilder

Scott K. Wilder

Global Head of Customer Engagement, Advocacy, Community at Hubspot

Erika Batista

Erika Batista

Head of International at On Deck

Heather Newman

Heather Newman

Principal PM Manager, Dynamics 365 & Power Platform Community Success at Microsoft

Jeff Hudson

Jeff Hudson

CEO of Venafi

Maria Sayans

Maria Sayans

CEO of Ustwo Games

Katrina Strafford

Katrina Strafford

General Manager and VP, Games-Digital at Unity

Tabitha Hayes

Tabitha Hayes

Chief Marketing Officer at Star Stable Entertainment

Mai Medhat

Mai Medhat

VP of Innovation at Bevy

Nihal Fares

Nihal Fares

Director of Product Management at Bevy

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Mattie Fairchild

Head of Creator Relations at Manticore Games

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Craig Cmehil

VP Community & Developer Relations at SAP SE

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Ashley Collins

Product Manager – Analytics at Bevy

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Monica Lluis

Global Community Manager Lead at Cisco Systems, Inc.

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Howard Gray

Founder of Wavetable

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Justin DiRose

Tech Advocate at Discourse

Rachel Hartley

Rachel Hartley

Community Program Managerat Autodesk

Shana Sumers

Shana Sumers

Principal Marketing Manager, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Community Programming at Hubspot

Kait Masters

Kait Masters

Community Development Manager at HoneyBook, Rising Tide

Tessa Mero

Tessa Mero

Senior Developer Advocate at Cloudinary

Ally Merrit

Aly Merritt

Head of Community at Salesloft

Lisa Koontz

Lisa Koontz

Director of Strategic Initiatives at Indiana University Alumni Association

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Derek Andersen

CEO of Bevy

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Ramel Wallace

Senior Community Manager at BAM

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David Spinks

Co-Founder of CMX

Max Rothery

Max Rothery

VP Community at Finimize

Ryan Cox

Ryan Cox

Senior Regional Manager, Community at Yelp, Inc.

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Celina Zamora

Head of Community at Makerpad

Lauren Clevenger

Lauren Clevenger

Senior Manager, Community & Developer Relations at Bigcommerce

Jason Yee

Jason Yee

Director of Advocacy at Gremlin

Tiffany Oda

Tiffany Oda

Director, Community Operations at Venafi

Rachel York

Rachel York

Community Specialist at Bevy

Wes Kao

Wes Kao

Co-founder of Maven

JR Sims

JR Sims

Director of Product Management at Bevy

Mariana Lemus

Mariana Lemus

Community Associate at MuleSoft

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Jon Wishart

Business Value Director at Khoros

Todd Sharp

Todd Sharp

Developer Advocate – Cloud & Cloud DB at Oracle

Chris Walker

Chris Walker

CEO of Refine Labs

Seanelle Hawkins

Seanelle Hawkins

President and CEO of Urban League of Rochester

Daniel Svonava

Daniel Svonava

CEO of Superlinked

Taryell Simmons

Taryell Simmons

Workforce Development Consultant at Sage Business & Education

Jenn Jinhong

Jenn Jinhong

Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Azure Marketing at Microsoft

Karuana Gatimu

Karuana Gatimu

Principal Manager, Customer Advocacy Group at Microsoft Teams Engineering

Crux Conception

Crux Conception

Founder of Crux Conception

Moly Milosovic

Moly Milosovic

Head of Community at Jobber

Blake Ethridge

Blake Ethridge

Community Manager at DZone

Jessica Falkenthal

Jessica Falkenthal

Community Director at CUE San Francisco

Mark Birch

Mark Birch

Principal Startup Advocate at AWS

Katie Ray

Katie Ray

Community Manager at Sales Hacker (powered by Outreach.io)

Grace Francisco

Grace Francisco

VP, Developer Relations Strategy & Experience at Cisco Systems, Inc.

Mary Shen

Mary Shen

Chief Community Officer of Ironclad, Inc.

Hawk

Hawk

Chief Operating Officer at Discourse

Kenneth Refsgaard

Kenneth Refsgaard

Enterprise Customer Success and Community Strategy at inSided

Adrian Speyer

Adrian Speyer

Head of Community at Higher Logic

Aslan Noghre-Kar

Aslan Noghre-Kar

VP, Enterprise Communities at Change Healthcare

Bolaji Oyejide

Bolaji Oyejide

Senior Director of Demand Generation at Bevy

Keneisha Williams

Keneisha Williams

Founder of Black in Events Network

Matt Pearsall

Matt Pearsall

Community Manager at Committee for Children

Lincoln Hershberger

Lincoln Hershberger

CMO at Bevy

Phoebe Shin Venkat

Phoebe Shin Venkat

Director of Community at TripActions

Martin Remy

Martin Remy

VP, Data Science and Analytics at Bevy

Elizabeth Kohlway

Elizabeth Kohlway

Senior Manager, Community Building & Digital Engagement at Sabin Vaccine Institute

Jessie Karsif

Jessie Karsif

Customer Success Manager at Hivebrite

Patrick Woods

Patrick Woods

Co-Founder & CEO of Orbit

Trish Kennelly

Trish Kennelly

Head of Experience at On Deck

Darien Payton

Darien Payton

Community Manager of Loop

Victoria Tran

Victoria Tran

Community Director at Innersloth

Marius Ciortea

Marius Ciortea

Chief Community Officer at IBM

Sathish Nagarajan

Sathish Nagarajan

Business Head – Community Platform at Kissflow Inc.

Andy Swanson

Andy Swanson

Head of Publisher Relations at Mod.io

Greg Russo

Greg Russo

Senior Enforcement Operations Analyst at Twitch

Diane Yuen

Diane Yuen

Community Apprentice at CMX

Sanket Chauhan

Sanket Chauhan

CEO / Co-founder of Dots

Sam Larsen

Sam Larsen

Sales Engineer at Khoros

Jon Erskine

Jon Erskine

Director of Sales at Influitive

Gillian Farquhar

Gillian Farquhar

Head of Customer Marketing, Advocacy and Community at Qlik

Hosts

David Spinks

David Spinks

Co-founder of CMX

Ann-Marie Pawliki Dinkel

Ann Marie Pawlicki Dinkel

Event Manager at CMX

Beth McIntyre

Beth McIntyre

Head of Community at CMX

Ilker Akansel

Ilker Akansel

Emcee

Valentina Ruffoni

Valentina Ruffoni

Emcee

Marsha Druker

Marsha Druker

Emcee

Jamie Johnston

Jamie Johnston

Emcee

Valentina Ruffoni

Valentina Ruffoni

Emcee

Marsha Druker

Marsha Druker

Emcee

Join the Fun!

Gill Sotu

Gill Sotu

DJ

DJ Airsun

Airsun

DJ

Drag Queen Bingo

Drag Queen Bingo

Live From Madrid

Chicken

Chicken

How to raise backyard chickens

LT Terris

LT Terris

Yoga Instructor

Jeopardy

Jeopardy!

CMX

Caricatures

Caricatures

Live sketch session!

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Howard Gray

Founder of Weavetable

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Justin DiRose

Tech Advocate at Discourse

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