Save the Date for MarkeTech 2023

Where marketing and technology meet.

March 1 – 2, 2023 | Kearney, Nebraska

Younes Conference Center




MarkeTech is more than a conference. It’s cutting edge training, valuable networking, and a technology showcase. Be inspired, be engaged, and work hands on with today’s most innovative tools.

Join MarkeTech 2022 and learn from experts in the field! Keynote speaker and digital marketing expert, Maria Elena Duron, will show attendees how to produce the best online customer experiences to create conversions, then analyze data to understand trends in engagement. 

Duron is a digital marketing professional with over 18 years of experience. She works to ensure that businesses understand their ideal customer and how to succeed online. Maria helps both small and large businesses recognize where their customers spend time, how they make decisions, and how to identify best practices for customer conversions. She has over a dozen years of experience in international eCommerce, and has been highly recognized by the state of Texas and by the Grow with Google Program.

4 Tracks with over 20 speakers:

Sessions designed by business owners for business owners. View each track:

Track 1: Social Media and Marketing

With experts in social media and marketing, attendees will leave the conference with the ability to understand how to set and measure goals, master key social networking platforms, and they will develop a whole tool kit of resources and tools to obtain goals.


Track 2: Small Business Resources

It’s easy to get lost trying to manage all the things of a growing business. During the Small Business Resource sessions, attendees will be able to have a dialog with business owners who have been in their shoes and gain valueable insight to take into their own business. Attendees will leave with additional knowledge and resources of how to make their small business run more efficiently.

Track 3: Website and Google

Sessions focusing on website and Google will help attendees understand the basics of digital marketing and why it’s important. They will help attendees learn how to attract the right customers and ultimately create conversions. 

Track 4: eCommerece

Selling online can help to expand your business. During the eCommerece sessions, attendees will leave with knowing the full benefits of online retail, tools and best practices for eCommerce, and the ins and outs of packing and shipping. 

2022 Pre-Conference Event – McCue’s Nebraska Taproom

Join GROW Nebraska and the Nebraska Craft Brewers Guild for a celebration of local beer, cider, and more! McCues’s Nebraska Taproom will host a number of central Nebraska breweries at McCue’s Nebraska Taproom for pre-conference networking and merriment. The Nebraska Lottery team will also be at the event handing out swag.

Learn about the breweries making a social and economic impact in Nebraska while enjoying a cold beverage brewed in our great state! No R.S.V.P. required! MarketTech conference attendees will be provided with two complimentary drink tickets. Non-conference attendees are also welcome to join us for a cash bar.

Thank you for all your efforts into the conference – that was WONDERFUL! You guys did an excellent job. I also just loved meeting you all in person. What a wonderful team you have a GrowNE!

-2021 attendee

“Thank you Janell and GROW Nebraska Staff for the Market Tech Conference. I was very impressed with how well it was organized. The session topics were valuable. Presenters were excellent. Lunch was great. My wife and I attended nine sessions total. Took away lots of valuable information. We enjoyed the day very much. Great job. Looking forward to next year. Thanks again.” 

– Anonymous Attendee

“Excellent conference!!!! I could have used 4 days of those topics! Phenomenal!” 

– Kate Ellingson | Director of Marketing and Public Relations | Nebraska Department of Economic Development

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Registration is OPEN for the 2022 MarkeTech Conference

Registration space is limited! 

Silverback Productions is the official photographer for MarkeTech 2022.