The real skill of attending conferences and events is to assimilate the knowledge by applying it when you return to your daily routine. The problem is, we are back in our daily routine! Back to the same processes, habits, external pressures: how do we make room for something new?
If there is one thing you can do this week that will give you a gift many times over, why not start with a personal mission statement? You already have the wisdom to make this happen.