The IHAF Conference & Awards is the premier event for marketing and creative professionals to network, learn and grow together. Flanked by the two-day conference is our ever-popular awards show, an evening affair that celebrates creativity across nearly 50 print and digital categories.

Our 2023 IHAF Conference & Awards, Pursuing Purpose, centered on how internal agencies and corporate brand teams are instilling purpose into their marketing and organizational strategies. Recorded sessions are available for IHAF members to enjoy online. Our creative competition included over 600 entries, with winning work available here. To find out who was crowned the In-House Agency of the Year, click here

With a mix of inspiring keynotes, engaging breakouts and ample opportunities to network, the IHAF Conference & Awards offers unique opportunities for in-house agency leaders and contributors to keep pace with today's marketing marketplace. Please join us for the 2024 IHAF Conference & Awards, November 12-13 at The InterContinental in Boston. Conference sessions, speakers and event details will be announced this spring.


What are people saying about our Conferences?

“Every time I attend an IHAF event, I learn something. I always have a nugget of a take-away that I can apply to my role, my thinking and ideas. It’s a great forum for inspiration...truly. I love IHAF!”

— Liz Larson,
VP, Brand and Advertising, MFS Investment Management

“Thanks for putting together such a great event! We had engaging presenters, candid conversation and a wonderful sponsor. The ability to network and gain perspective about similar issues we all are experiencing is invaluable.”

— Michael Kerr,
Senior Vice President, Bank of America

"To hear experiences about other in-house creative teams and to see the results of passion and talent from our industry peers is insightful, affirming, and inspiring all at the same time."

— James Murphy,
Director, KPMG