It's no wonder that each year attendees rave that networking is the top reason they come to CJU. With over 10 networking events and dedicated meeting areas, there's no shortage of opportunities to reconnect and meet new contacts.

Your CJU18 name badge is required for entrance to all networking events.

Global Expo / CJU Connect

Growth starts with the right partners, and Global Expo / CJU Connect is the place to meet the publishers, advertisers, and partners that are driving affiliate’s growth in new global markets as well as the US. Find all the best resources to help you accelerate your global sales in one location at CJU.

Check out our Sponsorships if you'd like to host a table at Global Expo / CJU Connect.

The Zone

This central location for meetings returns to CJU18 and is open throughout the three-day event. With over 1000 attendees at CJU18, The Zone makes it easy to find a time and place to meet that fits everyone's schedule.

Schedule your meetings in The Zone before you arrive, with CJ Universe.

Dedicated Meeting Space

Exclusive tables, lounges, and patios are available as part of the Dedicated Meeting Space. Don't struggle with finding a space to talk or having to re-locate in The Zone. Sponsor a table, lounge, or private patio for up to ten people and it will be reserved for you during all working hours of CJU18.

Check out our Sponsorships if you'd like to sponsor a Dedicated Meeting Space.

Welcome Party

Hosted on the beach, the CJU18 Welcome Party is the ideal way to finish out day one of the conference. Enjoy drinks, small bites, and local entertainment as you watch the beautiful Santa Barbara sunset.

CJU Funk Zone

Catch a complimentary CJU18 shuttle or take a stroll over to Santa Barbara's eclectic and hip Funk Zone. Mix and mingle while enjoying various local wine and beer in one location.

Cocktail Hour & ½

Thursday evening's Cocktail Hour & ½ will jump-start your evening of networking fun. Enjoy signature cocktails and unwind with your fellow marketers.

CJ You Awards Dinner

Join us under the stars at the CJ You Awards Dinner. Raise your glass and enjoy the excitement as we recognize advertisers, publishers, and agencies chosen for their outstanding network performance.

After Party & CJU Casino

You won't want to miss this year's After Party where you can unwind, toast a drink or two with newly made connections, and cut loose on the dance floor. If dancing isn't your thing, try your luck at the CJU Casino tables or grub on some great eats at the Late Night Food Court.

Thank You to Our CJU16 Diamond Sponsor