Enjoy a hearty breakfast in the Plaza del Sol before a full day of networking and learning.
Dedicated Meeting Space
Pick up your badge and attendee bag when you check-in for CJU.
CJU Business Center
Sponsored tables, lounges, and patios will be open for private meetings as scheduled in the CJ Universe.
Global Expo Set-up
President Keynote: Mayur Kshetramade
Head to the CJU Business Center for all your office needs, including computers, printer, and supplies.
Guest Keynote: Abby Wambach
CJ Affiliate's new President, Mayur Kshetramade will take the stage at CJU19 for his first keynote. More to come on this exciting announcement.
Info Desk / Registration
As the co-captain of the 2015 Women’s World Cup Champion Team, soccer icon, Abby Wambach created a culture that helped transform a group of individual women into one of the most successful, powerful, and united wolfpacks of all time. Abby will translate her champion mindset and team-bound focus from the arena to the CJU19 keynote stage; bringing her remarkable wisdom as a leader to empower us all to take on challenges and overcome obstacles while channeling the mentality of the Wolfpack.
Pick up your badge and attendee bag when you check-in for CJU. Once registration is over, this desk will remain open for any general event questions.
This central location for meetings returns to CJU19 and is open throughout the four-day event. With over 1000 event attendees, The Zone makes it easy to find a time and place for meetings that fit everyone's schedule.
Growth starts with the right partners. The Global Expo is the place to meet the Publishers, Advertisers, and partners that are driving affiliate growth—both in new global markets and the US.
A New View on Reporting: CJ’s Insights Dashboard
Refuel from a packed morning by enjoying lunch in a beautiful setting.
Ask an Influencer: Anything and Everything You’re Dying to Know
CJ Affiliate's Insights platform provides an on-demand, actionable view into the performance of your affiliate program. This training shows how Insights makes it easier for you to identify program trends and which publishers, creative and offers are driving the trends. Attend this training to learn how to use Insights’ visual graphs, filters, expandable data to drill into a program’s data.
From Sale to Commission – Understanding the Transaction Lifecycle
CJU’s second day heats up with a session where attendees take the lead. This session kicks off with brief statements from each of the panelists and then we turn the mic over to the audience to pose questions, explore strategies, or dig into best practices with our diverse group of influencers. Once the dialogue gets started, who knows what questions and idea-sparking answers will come up? Join this session for a better understanding of how to work with influencers and take away an appreciation of our panelists’ ability to think on their feet!
3 Ways to Diversify Your Program for Long-term Growth
Every time a customer makes a purchase through an affiliate link, several steps occur before Publisher payment occurs for that transaction. This training addresses possibly the most frequently asked question in affiliate, namely “When will I get paid?” Advertisers and Publishers who attend this training will better understand when earned commissions are paid.
Customer-Centric Best Practices for Affiliate Programs
In affiliate marketing, the recruitment of new, quality Publishers, and nurturing those relationships, is critical to long-term growth – over a five-year period recruited publishers generate 60% of a program’s revenue. This training shares three tried and tested ways to achieve diversification now so your program can reap the benefits later.
Everything You Need to Know About Media Placements
Building a healthy long-term affiliate program is something we all want to do, but end up instead prioritizing short-term revenue at the expense of long-term gain. Taking a customer-centric view can change this, and this training will show you how. This training is chock-full of tips and tricks fresh from the account management trenches.
Media placements, such as Publisher newsletter or home page exposure, can be an important part of an Advertiser’s affiliate strategy. In this special 45-minute intensive training, attendees will learn how to plan, execute and evaluate the success of a media placement strategy, and how to apply this new knowledge to their networking meetings with Publishers at CJU.
The Consumer Megatrends Shaping Holiday 2019
This central location for meetings returns to CJU19 and is open throughout the four-day event. With over 1000 attendees, The Zone makes it easy to find a time and place for meetings that fit everyone's schedule.
Best Practices for Monitoring and Mitigating Compliance Issues
Disruption in ecommerce is here to stay, so looking deep into what drives consumer buying now, and in the future, will help marketers develop strategies that resonate. Our speaker will present three important megatrends shaping the affiliate channel today and what you should do about it during the upcoming holiday season. Filled with examples of how the trends are playing out in affiliate, attendees of this session will gain an understanding of the competitive plays they can make to respond to evolving customer expectations, plus a check list of how to apply them to holiday planning and beyond.
A Deep Dive into CJ’s New Performance Dashboard Reporting
This training shares what Network Quality team protects against and the team’s best tips for what program managers can do on their own to proactively monitor and mitigate risk. Come learn how CJ’s Network Quality team monitors compliance day-in and day-out, 24-hours a day so that Advertisers and Publishers can stay focused on building relationships rather than addressing compliance issues.
Identifying New Revenue Opportunities in Global Shopping Events
CJ’s newest performance dashboard within CJ’s Insights reporting helps you dive deep into a program’s data. This live demo shows how to: use dimensional attributions to create comparative performance views; create visualizations for hourly, daily and monthly trends and how to use many other customizable features.
Reaching the World’s Consumers in the Affiliate Channel
Black Friday is just one of many shopping events to achieve global prominence. Publishers and Advertisers both have a lot to gain when they align their promotional calendars to include global shopping events that are popular with shoppers in the US and beyond. This training shares how these shopping events impact the affiliate channel and can be a opportunity in the year ahead.
Positioning Affiliate Within Your Organization
One of the major advantages of the affiliate channel is its agility. Many brands launch their products or service in new markets, or go global from the start, via affiliate in order to launch fast and iterate as they go, learning from both their successes and setbacks. This session gathers a seasoned group of marketers, spanning many sectors and global regions, who have answered the siren call of global expansion and lived to tell the tale. This panel will offer both the Advertiser and Publisher perspective on the topic of achieving growth and reaching shoppers in new global markets.
Learn how you can best position the affiliate channel so that the decision makers in your organization really understand its opportunity and value. Delivered by a member of CJ’s Corporate Development team with first-hand knowledge of what works (and what doesn’t), this training will share tips on how to set affiliate up for success and towards greater, long-term investment.
CJU After Hours (formerly the CJU Funk Zone)
Hosted on the beach, enjoy drinks, small bites, and local entertainment as you watch the beautiful Santa Barbara sunset at everyone's favorite CJU event.
Mix and mingle while enjoying various local wine and beer in one location. Shuttles will begin departing from Hilton Santa Barbara @ 8:45 pm. Shuttles are also available to and from the Hyatt, Santa Barbara Inn, Best Western, and Harbor View Inn.