Networking · Conferences

Has anyone been to the Sage Summit before? Is it worth it?

Isabel Fernandez

June 23rd, 2016

I'm weighing the costs vs benefits of attending the Sage Summit. This year it's in Chicago.

If anyone has been, I'd really appreciate an unbiased opinion centered around the value gained as an entrepreneur.:

1. Did you get to network with the keynote speaker and or the other featured speakers?
2. Were the sessions of any value?
3. What did you do or would you do differently in order to get the most out of it?
4. What was the biggest vale or benefit you got from attending?


Marc Palombo ISV Partner Alliance Manager at AvidXchange, Inc.

June 24th, 2016

Isabel, I've attended Sage Summit both as an exhibitor/sponsor and as a small business owner attendee years ago. It's a great networking event depending on what industry you are in. When I owned my own company where we doing lead generation for small tech companies so it was a great way to meet all the players that are adding value to the Sage ecosystem looking to grow their business. This year Sage already has 7,500+ pre registered attendees and plans on outlining their new cloud strategy for all their product lines. I guess depending upon you own business needs would determine if this would be a good show for you to attend or not. Hope that helps! Marc Sent from my iPhone

Elliot Grossbard

June 23rd, 2016

I'm currently considering the event as well.