he meeting is the initiative of Samantha Duarte, a blogger and specialist in tourism marketing and will take place at the EVA Senses Hotel, part of the AP Hotels & Resorts group.

The object of the event, the first of its kind to be held in Portugal, is to help to connect professionals working in content marketing. “LINK sums up the concept of the event, creating links between bloggers or digital influencers, who develop their communities of thousands of followers who trust their opinions and recommendations, and the brands they collaborate with,” said organiser Samantha Duarte.

Rita Sampaio will also be involved in the event, bringing with it her knowledge from other events including SHARE Algarve, TEDxFaro and as a former journalist for SIC and Expresso.

Popular bloggers joining the event include Sofia Castro Fernandes, who has more than half a million followers on Facebook and Janine Medeira, an Algarve blogger with more than 250,000 Facebook followers.

Speakers at the event will include Google trainer and Digital Marketing Director of the Pestana Group, Marco Gouveia and the television presenter, cartoonist and author Hugo Van der Ding.

For further information about LINK, please visit www.linkbloggersmeeting.com