The Many Faces Of A Pubcon Attendee [Infographic]


Yes, we got text version too… for the love of “the words” (and the visually-impaired search engine).

As you plan on attending the Pubcon ‘19, we are sure you can’t wait to network with all the amazing marketing gurus. From the Bright Newcomer to the Know-it-All, everyone’s going to be there.

And so you can make the most out of it, here’s a bunch of words about all of them.

1. The Bright Newcomer

Fresh-out-of-college marketer
Innovative Ideas
Smartphone and Laptop in Hand
Attends almost all sessions
Tons of Curious Questions
Photobombs Pictures of Marketing Celebrities

2. The Stats-Man

Crisp, clean business casuals
Energy Drink in one hand, iPad in other
Always has a number to back own statements
Q&A Sessions can turn into one-upmanship battles
Always ready for discussions
Might have a logbook of all the important stats

3. The “Used-to-Celebrity-Life” Marketer

Used to the Conference Circuit
Wrote a bunch of marketing books
Doesn’t attend many sessions
Always surrounded with people
Has a “used-to-the-celebrity-life” look
Seen high-fiving the who’s-whos of marketing at the after party

4. The Marketing Know-it-All

Has seen almost all of marketing
In his early 40’s taking things slow
Occupies a quiet corner
Soaks up all the useful info
Not an initiator but sweet when talked to
Mostly busy in own thoughts

5. The Networker

Less attentive towards speaker
Spends most of the time socialising
Carries business cards
Always ready to Pick Important Phone Numbers
Presents business ideas to others
Might even be looking for a job

6. The Familiar Face

You’ve seen them at many conferences
Takes up the front or center seats
Might have an experience of a few failed startups
You may wonder why they attend so many conferences
May not stop talking if a conversation is kindled
Generally a good teacher

Wrapping Up

Networking is one of the most important parts of attending a Pubcon event. If you want to expand your marketing circle, you must interact with more and more marketers at the Pubcon.

And as you try to do that, this infographic can help you learn something about all of them.