Exchange is an intimate executive-level summit for MediaAlpha advertiser and publisher partners. The summit brings together top influencers and thought leaders to exchange ideas and interact on top industry issues and trends.
Over the course of two days, the summit will feature industry panels, interactive breakout sessions, and executive networking sessions. Organizations across multiple industry verticals will come together to share best practices and identify new opportunities to improve performance marketing
Your time is valuable. We are committed to creating a unique, informative and enriching experience for everyone who attends.
Chief Executive Officer
VP, Business Development
Head of Digital Advertising
Chief Revenue Officer
VP, Customer Experience
AVP, Brand Digital Marketing
Head of Digital Marketing
Hotel Check In
Welcome Reception and NetworkingNetworking with peers and industry executives (Symphony I Ballroom)
Kick-off DinnerSouthern themed dinner at Loews Vanderbilt
Evening in Music CitySpecial event at Layla’s
Annual Michael Foster RunfestMeet in Loews lobby at 6am.
Summit Kick-offSteve Yi, Co-founder and CEO, MediaAlpha
Idea Exchange: “Where's the Data? How Technology and Creativity Helps Count the Unseen.”Ben Blatt, Author and Contributor at Slate.com
Expert Panel: “Exploring the next wave of innovative data strategies in digital advertising”Ross Shanken, CEO, Jornaya
Group Breakout: Peer Exchange Focusing on Challenges & Best Practices across Critical Focus Areas in Digital Marketing
Idea Exchange: “Why Creative People Must be Stopped!”David Owens, Professor of Management and Innovation at Vanderbilt University
Idea Exchange: “Capitalizing on your second most valuable asset – your shoppers.”John Swigart, former CMO, Esurance
Fireside Chat: “Efinancial's transition to real-time programmatic for leads”Bill Cox, Senior Marketing Manager, eFinancial
Executive Networking Hour
Partner Celebration DinnerEnjoy live music, whiskey tasting and peer networking at The Cordelle
Explore Music CityEvening in Downtown Nashville
On behalf of all Exchange 2016 attendees, a block of discounted rooms has been secured at Loews Vanderbilt, starting at $239/night. The reservation deadline for this rate is Friday, August 26, 2016. To book your room at this rate please visit: Exchange 2016 Attendee Rate.
Nashville International Airport (BNA) is a short 15 minute drive from Loews Vanderbilt.
There are multiple ground transportation options from Nashville International Airport, including shuttle services, taxis, Uber, Lyft, private car service and car rentals.
Cost: $14 one-way, $25 round-trip
The shuttle leaves the airport every 20 minutes.
Reserve online at
Estimated travel time is 30 minutes
Loews Hotels guests can receive up to 20% off Economy through Full Size cars with Hertz.