GDI Los Angeles Dating Conference 2018


When: Thursday 14th June, 2018

Where: Shutters Hotel, Santa Monica

Time: 1pm – Late


In 2018, Global Dating Insights will host the first ever GDI Los Angeles Conference.

GDI LA will take place at the stunning Shutters Hotel, Santa Monica on Thursday the 14th of June.

The event will run from 1pm, and is priced at just $199.

GDI Founder Simon Corbett said: “We’re hugely excited to host a GDI event on the West Coast of the US.

“A number of market leaders are headquartered just a short journey away from Santa Monica, and we can’t wait to work with them to provide a really valuable space for discussion.

“We think the Los Angeles conference will quickly become one of our biggest and best annual events.”

Our conference is timed with Social Media Week Los Angeles, so the whole city will be coming together to think dating and reimagine human connectivity.

See the speakers we’ve announced so far and purchase tickets below!

Speakers at GDI Los Angeles 2018:


Match Group’s flagship brand has had a barnstorming 12 months, hitting new heights with the introduction of Tinder Gold and topping revenue charts worldwide. The swipe-based platform is currently valued at over $3 billion according to Forbes, and its stock is still rated as a buy by most analysts. It’s a pleasure to have Tinder back for another GDI Conference in 2018.


The League

The LinkedIn integrated  Harvard of dating apps has had a barnstorming twelve months, opening in several cities across the US and refining its premium image with monochrome profiles. It’s the dating app that “doesn’t play games” according to Forbes, and it’s “the one for ambitious workaholics” according to The Times. GDI is excited to welcome The League to our Los Angeles event.


Billed as the biggest community for queer people worldwide, LGBTQ+ platform HER has successfully expanded into events and digital publishing in recent months. Now live in 11 countries, from South Africa to Thailand, the app is one of the leading lights in lesbian dating technology worldwide. The GDI team can’t wait to host HER in June and find out more about their expansion.


GDI is set to announce more speakers in the coming days and weeks. Keep an eye out on and our Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram pages for further announcements!

Purchase tickets for an industry low price of $199 here:

Check out the highlights from GDI London 2017 here: