Attention entrepreneurs, start ups, artists & business owners in Northeastern PA. Business conferences are a great for networking with entrepreneurs & startups in Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Looking for the best business conference listings and events in the NEPA area? Conferences workshops, and seminars are a great networking opportunities. Grow your business and meet like-minded entrepreneurs, artists, and small business owners! Check out the ultimate roundup of 2016 business conference listings in the Scranton / Wilkes-Barre area.

The ultimate roundup of business conference listings in NEPA

NEPA Innovation Conference

Thursday-Friday, June 2-3, 2016

NEPA Innovation Conference aims to bring together technology, education, and industry. With a focus on additive manufacturing, this conference is a great addition for businesses and entrepreneurs throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Arts on the Square

Saturday, July 30, 2016

This ScrantonMade event will wrap around Courthouse Square with 3 stages filled with talented musicians, performing arts as well as children’s activities, and plenty of artisan vendors. ScrantonMade sets out to ignite the entrepreneurial spirit of artists and creatives while celebrating the makers, the creators, the discoverers and the original thinkers that call Scranton, PA home.


WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users. Everyone from casual WordPress users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other.  Find one near you, or how about one of these?

Electric City Music Conference

Thursday-Saturday, September 15-17, 2016

The ECMC takes place across multiple venues throughout Scranton (and the surrounding areas). It’s a music festival and a music conference providing learning and networking workshops, and showcasing the best in local and national talent.  All panels and discussions are free of charge and allow time for question and answer sessions.

The conferences allows attendees and performers the ability to mingle with music industry professionals from across the country, participate in informative panels and listen to presentations by experienced professionals discuss hot button topics.

NEPA Blogcon

Saturday, October 15, 2016

An annual, day-long conference that’s so much more than your average “Hey, let’s talk about blogging,” event. NEPA BlogCon will include panels and sessions related to blogging, social media, marketing, Internet culture, creativity, technology, and more. It’s also a great opportunity to network with other entrepreneurs, bloggers and artists in the Scranton / Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas. There’s no other resource like it in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

You don’t have to be a “blogger” to attend. It’s also a great event for students, educators, coaches, marketing pros, small business owners, non-profit multitaskers, creative types, and anyone else that’s interested in learning more about how to communicate more effectively online and make the most of the latest technology tools.

What did I miss?

Do you attend any of these local conferences or seminars? What did you think? Did I miss any great NEPA conference listings for entrepreneurs, artists, or startups? Comment below and I’ll keep this list updated.