Our industry event planner gives you the heads-up on what key industry events are coming around the corner. If we've missed something, don’t hesitate to add your event to the list. (You can view the full calendar here.)

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January Events

January 10 (Dallas): Growth Conference Dallas 2013

This day is jam-packed with everything you need to know to grow your business! It's your opportunity to get the kind of business-building advice you can't afford to ignore. Challenge your thinking and get fresh ideas, hands-on tools, powerful insights and strategies that work. Plus, get in on the conversation with how-to sessions, invaluable networking, and an unforgettable luncheon to honor the Entrepreneur of 2012 winners.

January 13 - 15 (Las Vegas): Affiliate Summit West 2013

This three day conference included an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

January 14 - 16 (Amsterdam): 8th International Digital Curation Conference Amsterdam 2013

IDCC brings together those who create and manage data and information, those who use it and those who research and teach about curation processes. Our view of ‘data’ is a broad one – video games and virtual worlds are of just as much interest as data from laboratory instruments or field observation. Whether the information originates in the arts, humanities, social or experimental sciences the issues faced are cross-disciplinary.

January 15 - 17 (Washington): Microsoft Patterns & Practices Symposium

The Microsoft patterns & practices Symposium is the event for software developers and architects. It's a venue to have engaging and meaningful discussions with the people creating technologies and guidance at Microsoft.

January 15 - 18 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2013

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First, we'll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you'll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

January 16 - 17 (Copenhagen): Warm Crocodile Developer Conference Copenhagen 2013

Say hello to a new and exiting developer conference in Copenhagen, the Wonderful Copenhagen, here you will experience a conference stretching over 2 days, with a lot of great content, presentatioens from extremely cool and gifted people, here you can build or re-build your network, experience and watch a list of great demo's as well as see some cool stuffed animals.

January 16 - 18 (Las Vegas): Social Media Conference

The Las Vegas conference covers the enterprise social media. The presentations will be focused on topics concerning better management of an online personals site, improving profitability, increasing traffic and improving conversion rates. Each presenter will be both objective and neutral.

January 16 - 18 (Anaheim): SharePoint Information Architecture Training Anaheim 2013

This 3-day hands-on course provides a practical introduction to key information architecture concepts and delivers the knowledge needed to apply these concepts to your most pressing information problems. The course is unique in the level of attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata.

January 17 - 18 (Lille): Take Off Conference France 2013

Our event is an English-speaking conference for passionate web developers about trending topics for the upcoming year. From server side to pure front end and design, from new languages, web frameworks to development techniques or typographic tricks, Take Off is a conference for passionate web developers and designers about trending topics for the upcoming year.

January 19 (Mountain View): The Intersection California 2013

The Intersection is a one-day gathering of innovative thinkers, designed to stir your creative imagination, vision and action-planning strategies. We bring leading innovators from a number of fields to share their thoughts about up-and-coming trends in personal, team and organizational creativity, as well as social impact. Uncover new ideas, tools and “intersections” that can be applied to your personal or professional life and help inspire social change.

January 19 (Atlanta): B2BCamp Atlanta 2013

B2BCamp is a user organized gathering focused on B2B Sales and Marketing topics. B2BCamp is one of many “unconferences” held throughout the world. Although similar to traditional industry conferences, at B2BCamp there are no “attendees” because everyone participates in some manner. Some participants will present while others will lead a roundtable discussion.

January 19 - 20 (Singapore): 2013 International Conference on Innovation and Information Management

ICIIM is the main annual Innovation and Information Management conference aimed at presenting current research being carried out. This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration.

January 20 (New York): JUMP New York 2013

Join 40 international experts and 750 of the brightest senior online and offline marketers in the business for a one-day conference dedicated to affecting the change that will bring more intelligent, more effective and more joined up marketing. JUMP will focus on how we can make our marketing more effective by having a joined up approach.

January 21 - 23 (San Francisco): Renaissance San Francisco 2013

App makers are more than programmers. App makers are people who turn ideas into apps that ship and make a difference in the world. Renaissance brings together experts in a variety of important topics for three days of sharing, learning, and connecting. Join us and get the knowledge and connections that you need to go further than you've ever gone before.

January 21 - February 3 (Orlando): Adobe Bootcamp Florida 2013

Adobe Bootcamp is an all-inclusive event designed to provide the most cutting edge certified training courses, as well as certification exams* – all in one location at one time! Get trained at all levels of Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Flash, Captivate, Premiere Pro, After Effects, ActionScript, Audition, and (X)HTML.

January 23 - 25 (Orlando): Business Analytics Strategy Summit Orlando 2013

Join us to take part in the most case-study oriented business analytics program available on the market and take away new insight and information on successfully implementing an organization-wide business analytics program and vision.

January 23 - 25 (San Diego): Digital Velocity San Diego 2013

Digital Velocity provides digital marketers with valuable resources and education on how to use tag management to increase the speed and effectiveness of their online marketing operations. Learn from the Best, from industry luminaries to customer experts, we’ve lined up a who’s who of digital marketing talent to provide insight into the latest trends and opportunities in tag management. Add a hands-on training and certification program, and this is one conference not to miss.

January 24 (Helsinki): FINHTML5 Helsinki 2013

FINHTML5 lights up January with an event experience shaping the future of digital services. Welcome to a premier day of learning and networking with a mix of visionaries, tech leaders, designers and hard-core hackers!

January 27 - 31 (Orlando): IBM Connect 2013

Familiar, yet with a whole new twist. We're connecting the long-standing Lotusphere and last year's Connect conferences — and making them one. IBM Connect combines the deep technical content that you've loved for 20 years with the learning you need to accelerate your move beyond social media to drive real business value with social and collaborative technologies.

January 27 - 31 (Toronto): Interaction13 Toronto 2013

Join us at Interaction13 to partake in four days of innovation with impact! We will explore how we can continue to evolve our craft and enhance our social collaborations to drive the best innovations that will have a lasting impact on the world! As we reflect on 10 years of IxDA and how this organization has helped us shape our design profession, the question at hand is how we can enhance and redefine our role as designers?

January 28 - 31 (Santa Clara): DesignCon Santa Clara 2013

The community relies on DesignCon to find out what the latest technologies and developments are in the industry. It is the largest meeting of board designers, and is the ONLY event to address chip design engineers' chip/system/package challenges. This represents a unique opportunity to EDA tool providers. Created by engineers for engineers, DesignCon offers inspiration at its finest. Join your fellow Chipheads for four days of intensive technical learning and networking.

January 28 - February 1 (London): Cisco Live London 2013

Cisco Live is your passport to a new world of possibilities. It offers a unique combination of in-depth technical education and training and cutting-edge insight from the experts and organizations that are setting the agenda for the future of technology and business.

January 28 - February 2 (Canberra): linux.conf.au Canberra 2013

linux.conf.au is one of the foremost open source conferences in the world, and is considered the most prestigious in the southern hemisphere. Every year open source geeks from across the globe gather in Australia to meet their fellow technologists, share the latest ideas and innovations, and spend a week collaborating on free, open source software projects.

January 29 - 30 (London): Cloud Expo Europe 2013

Forget the hype, the cloud wash and the cloudy claim. Come to the place where everything will not only be made clear, but where it will be made real. Cloud Expo Europe is the single most important event for business and public sector organisations – big or small wanting to unlock the potential of cloud computing.

January 29 - 31 (San Diego): Green Data Center Conference San Diego 2013

GDCON is a comprehensive educational experience for data center professionals looking to optimize their facility through increased energy efficiency and innovative data center design trends. Industry experts, interactive workshops and case study presentations will be used to demonstrate the cost saving benefits of “greening” your facility.

January 29 - 31 (London): DCM Europe 2013

This year we’re planning to invigorate the programme with new topics, new speakers and new platforms including our brand new DCM² Talks. DCM Europe is the only event in Europe dedicated to providing you with the technologies and insights you need to build a commercial and monetisable digital strategy.

January 29 - 31 (San Francisco): Social Recruiting Strategies Conference San Francisco 2013

HR Pros and recruiters need optimize their strategies by using custom apps, tweets, or vendors to make it easy for company fans, employees, and followers to refer jobs to their own friends and followers. SRSC (Social Recruiting Strategies Conference) 2013 - San Francisco - will offer best practices and lessons learned from industry leaders, recruiting gurus, leading brands and case studies of leading organizations – including Fildelity Investments, UPS, Groupon, Marriott Hotels, NPR and Sodexo.

January 29 - 31 (San Francisco): Mobile+Web DevCon San Francisco 2013

Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI) is excited to host Mobile+Web DevCon 2013, now in its second installment, in San Francisco. Mastering the appropriate development tools, design techniques and latest technologies is the key to keeping pace with a constantly changing industry. Mobile+Web DevCon is dedicated to bringing you the most knowledgeable speakers, the latest research and inspiration for your development career.

January 30 - 31 (Las Vegas): Business Analytics Innovation Summit Las Vegas 2013

The Business Analytics Innovation Summit brings the leaders and innovators from the industry together for a summit acclaimed for its insight into business intelligence and analytics. Rest assured, all of the burning issues surrounding analytics & BI will be dealt with in no holds barred discussions at this groundbreaking conference.

January 30 - 31 (Las Vegas): Big Data Innovation Summit Las Vegas 2013

Big Data Innovation will help your business understand & utilize data-driven strategies and discover what disciplines will change because of the advent of data. With a vast amount of data now available, modern businesses are faced with the challenge of storage, management, analysis, visualization, security and disruptive tools & technologies.

January 30 - February 1 (Miami): Digiday Exchange Summit Florida 2013

Digiday’s conferences are editorially programmed to provide honest dialogue about important issues facing digital media — with a specific focus on brands, advertisers and agencies. Digiday welcomes speaker submissions for those willing to take a stand on important, and sometimes controversial, topics.

January 30 - February 1 (San Francisco): Ensighten Agility 2013

This annual event gathers the global Ensighten community to learn, network and have fun. If you use, administer or recommend Ensighten — or you're considering an investment in tag management — Agility2013 is the best venue to learn about upcoming products and capabilities, discover best practices, hear industry and customer perspective on digital marketing and meet Ensighten partners who can assist your organization. It also offers wall-to-wall networking and the chance to talk with the ninjas who build, implement, and support our incredible products.

January 31 (Dallas): CXM Summit Dallas 2013

CXMSUMMIT is a social media best practices event for executives to learn how social media can impact their business growth. It's time to become a social business through social media lead generation, social media customer service and customer data analysis.

January 31 (Sydney): Real Life User Experience Workshop Sydney 2013

With adequate time and resources most people can create a good User Experience (UX) for their users. But in real life you never have enough of either. In this highly interactive workshop participants will learn key UX design principles and how to apply them in real life situations. This workshop is presented in two distinct parts. First, participants will learn about layout, interaction design and key UX principles.

February Events

February 2 (Austin): HTML5.tx Texas 2013

HTML5.tx is a premium-grade conference for all things HTML, CSS and JavaScript. The event is a place for people of all disciplines and backgrounds to learn from web experts and each other about HTML, CSS, JavaScript and the future of the web. And we mean ALL disciplines and backgrounds. HTML5.tx will feature a great line-up of speakers, social events the night before and after the event, and people from most of the web technologies out there. You don’t want to miss it.

February 2 - 7 (San Francisco): DeveloperWeek Conference & Festival San Francisco 2013

The first annual DeveloperWeek 2013 Conference February 2nd - j7th combines a 4-day educational conference, technology-specific app development contests, developer tech exhibitors, startup lightning pitches, and keynote talks from the top engineers across app development, data science, and mobile deployment.

February 4 - 5 (Leysin): MountainJS - The Backflip Conference Switzerland 2013

MountainJS - The Backflip Conference - is a two days (one track) JavaScript conference that will take place on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th of February 2013 in the ski station of Leysin located in the Swiss Alps, Geneva Lake Region, with 15 sessions from world class speakers and fresh new talents. The event is limited to a maximum of 180 attendees, targeting an audience of intermediate and expert JavaScript professionals.

February 4 - 6 (Stockholm): Jfokus Stockholm 2013

Jfokus is the largest annual conference for everyone who works with Java in Sweden. The conference is arranged together with Javaforum Stockholm. Javaforum is a Swedish developer community and an official Java User Group (JUG) with premier purpose is to support Swedish developers. During three days, you will have an unique opportunity to keep yourself updated with the latest development of the Java platform through numerous interesting sessions.

February 5 - 6 (Frankfurt): M-Days Frankfurt 2013

The 8th M-Days in Frankfurt on the Main on 5 and 6 February 2013 will focus on all aspects of the mobile internet and applications in Europe. On more than 6,000 square metres of exhibition and conference space, the 8th M-Days comprise not only a large-scale conference with lectures, workshops and panel discussions, but also an informative exhibition with well over 100 renown ed exhibitors. The spectrum of subjects covers the mobile internet in its entity and ranges from mobile commerce and mobile media, via mobile enterprise, M2M and LBS, to user devices.

February 5 - 7 (Barcelona): Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit Barcelona 2013

The conference will help drive your organization towards analytic excellence by addressing questions like: What is new in BI? How do analytics and BI relate? How do firms develop an effective BI strategy? What methods of improving data quality work? How do you get business user involvement in BI? How to link BI to Master Data Management initiatives? Are cloud analytics offerings viable?

February 5 - 7 (Las Vegas): Social Media Strategies Summit Las Vegas 2013

Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI) is honored to bring you the latest cutting edge and innovative educational experience presented as, Social Media Strategies Summit – Las Vegas. Attention business owners and marketers… The secret is out! Effective social media marketing strategies have been proven to skyrocket marketing ROI and revenue. Whether your organization is a start-up or a large enterprise, Social Media Strategies Summit will elevate your social media marketing efforts to reach your business goals.

February 6 - 9 (Sydney): DrupalCon Sydney 2013

Taking place from Wednesday February 6 to Saturday February 9 2013, this is the Drupal Association's first conference downunder since DrupalCon started in Europe and North America eight years ago. The conference will bring together web professionals who plan, design, build, and manage website content to learn about and exchange their Drupal knowledge, and will be your best chance to learn about who is using Drupal downunder, how they use it and why.

February 7 (San Francisco): Startup Product Summit San Francisco 2013

Product is evolving, increasingly, the responsibility for creating and maintaining a great product falls on everyone's shoulders. And nowhere else is that more true than in a startup environment. Startup Product Summit is a conference uniquely focused on the product — the one thing everyone at a startup has in common. We aim to bring together everyone who touches product to exchange perspectives on creating and sustaining product value.

February 7 (London): Virtual Community Summit London 2013

VirComm is the UK’s first and only conference dedicated to Community Management. Born out of the e-mint community (the largest and oldest international group of Online Community Managers), VirComm was created in response to the need to share resources, best practices, information and ideas in a face to face environment as well as online.

February 7 - 8 (Barcelona): Gartner Master Data Management Summit Barcelona 2013

Designed to address all maturity levels, this conference examines the data management tools and technologies that can dramatically improve the visibility, accuracy and usefulness of an organization's critical data. Attendees will learn how to create a master data management strategy, a roadmap for launching and expanding MDM initiatives, and methods and metrics for assessing the ROI an MDM strategy can bring to the enterprise.

February 7 - 8 (San Francisco): Apps World North America 2013

Apps World will be returning to North America in 2013 for two days of engagement and high level insight and discussion around one of the largest growing industries - mobile apps. Apps World North America will be taking place in the technical capital of the world San Francisco on 5th and 6th of February 2013 at the Concourse Exhibition Centre. We're expecting over 3000 developers, mobile marketers, mobile operators, device manufacturers, platform owners and industry professionals for 4 different targeted workshop tracks, speed meeting, 1-1 meetings, parties, tackling a spectrum of issues across the app ecosystem. The event will include 2 free to attend developer workshop tracks and a free exhibition with over 80 exhibitors.

February 7 - 8 (San Francisco): Intelligent Content Conference San Francisco 2013

This year's event focuses on helping organizations better understand the emerging discipline of corporate publishing with an emphasis on teaching you what you need to know about the standards, methods, and tools needed to deliver the right information, to the right people, at the right time, in the right format and language, on the device of the customer's choosing.

February 8 - 9 (Miami): SunPHP Conference Miami 2013

The PHP community in Florida has organized a PHP developer conference in Miami, and you're invited! We will host some of the best speakers, latest technology, and up to date news in the industry. No matter what level of developer you are the SunshinePHP Conference has something for you. We will be holding 36+ sessions (12 for the hard-core Symfony track) that cover just about any topic dealing with development with PHP.

February 9 (London): Edge Conference London 2013

Edge is a different kind of conference, for developers with experience to share, who want to see and bring improvements to the web platform. Our emphasis is on creating a good environment for productive debate and discussion, rather than presenting the experiences of a single speaker. A new kind of one-day conference on advanced web technologies for developers and browser vendors.

February 10 - 13 (Florida): Social Media Insider Summit Florida 2013

Join major players in social media and marketing at MediaPost's sixth Social Media Insider Summit. Executives will tell you what they think the outlook is for such foundational platforms as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. There will be discussions about some of the new, image-based social media, advertiser case studies, and our popular consumer panel, where we ask social media users how they are really using the medium. And that just scrapes the surface of what promises to be three memorable days of insight and networking.

February 11 - 13 (San Diego): Online Marketing Summit San Diego 2013

Online Marketing Summit (OMS) connects marketers with the knowledge, experts and technologies that are transforming digital marketing and business. This interactive symposium empowers marketing practitioners of all levels with actionable information via expert led educational sessions and collaborative engagement with peers, thought leaders and providers that are driving the industry forward.

February 11 - 14 (Calgary): SharePoint 2010 Power End User Training Calgary 2013

If you’re a SharePoint End User who needs training on using, operating, and building sites in SharePoint 2010, you’ve come to the right place! Mindsharp’s SharePoint End User Course will equip you to be more productive and work more efficiently in SharePoint. This is a 4-day course that combines the Site Member and Site Owner courses, providing comprehensive training. After an introduction to SharePoint 2010, you will learn many practical tools, from site creation and deletion to creating and managing lists and libraries.

February 11 - 15 (Wellington): Webstock New Zealand 2013

Two intense, action-packed days of aspiration, inspiration and brain stimulation, covering everything from empathy in design, to expertry in HTML5 & CSS, to the future of education and how tech makes us human. Nine hands-on workshops over three days; a limited number of spaces; a wealth of knowledge. Covering content strategy, user experience, design entrepreneurialism, modern design workflows and much more.

February 12 - 14 (New York): O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference New York 2013

Every February, the publishing industry gathers at the O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference (TOC) to explore the forces that are transforming publishing and focus on solutions to the most critical issues facing the publishing world. TOC sells out every year—don’t miss its potent mix of fabulous people and invaluable information.

February 12 - 15 (San Jose): FAST'13 Conference San Jose

FAST '13 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The program committee will interpret “storage systems” broadly; everything from low-level storage devices to information management is of interest. The conference will consist of technical presentations, including refereed papers, Work-in-Progress (WiP) reports, poster sessions, and tutorials.

February 15 (Calgary): SharePoint 2010 Site Collection Administrator Training Calgary 2013

This 1-day, instructor-led course, focuses on additional skills and configurations unique to the role of the Site Collection Administrator, as only this role can access these functions. This class complements the SharePoint 2010 Power End-User Class in that it completes the discussion of skills and concepts that any Site Collection Administrator must have for successful configuration and management of a SharePoint Site Collection. Because many additional responsibilities are covered in the SharePoint 2010 Power End-User Class, this class completes the training focus for skills at the Site Collection level.

February 15 (Norwich): SyncConf Norwich 2013

Building on its thriving tech and startup community, SyncNorwich presents SyncConf 2013, a one-day Agile and Tech Conference in the heart of Norfolk.

February 16 (Dallas): MobileApp Expo Challenge Dallas 2013

This one-of-a-kind festival introduces mobile app aficionados to unique and empowering apps by combing aspects of an art exhibit with the excitement and social connection provided at a mob event such as Warrior Dash. Participants tour an indoor festival consisting of exhibits that showcase an app’s features and benefits via explainer videos, live demonstrations and an interactive challenge that festival goers can elect to take.

February 17 - 19 (Orlando): In Control Orlando 2013

Learn from a diverse array of Web experts to use modern tools and techniques to refine your Web design craft now. Harness creative inspiration to unlock your potential, amplify innovation, and broaden your reach. Immerse yourself in two days of idea exchange with potential business partners who are as forward-thinking as you are.

February 17 - 21 (New York): Social Media Week New York 2013

February 2013 will mark the fifth year Social Media Week returns to New York, as we explore the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. Social Media Week is a worldwide event exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. Our mission is to help people and organizations connect through collaboration, learning and the sharing of ideas and information. In 2013 Social Media Week celebrates it fourth year of operation and intends to mark this milestone with a unifying global theme that will explore openness in a connected and collaborative world.

February 18 - 19 (Atlanta): DevNexus Atlanta 2013

We will be having an incredible line-up of presenters covering a wide array of crucial topics. Also, this year we are expanding to 7 tracks with 50+ sessions and 3 keynotes! In addition to providing great content for Java developers, DevNexus is a very valuable networking opportunity. This event attracts Java/JVM talent from the South-East's largest corporations, software companies and consulting organizations. You will have an opportunity to discover what other development teams are using as their favorite tools and practices.

February 18 - 20 (Atlanta): An Event Apart Atlanta 2013

An Event Apart Atlanta is an intensely educational learning session for passionate practitioners of standards-based web design. If you care about code as well as content, usability as well as design, An Event Apart is the conference you’ve been waiting for. Join us for twelve great speakers and sessions, plus an optional day-long workshop on mobile and beyond.

February 18 - 21 (London): SES London 2013

Search Engine Watch and ClickZ are delighted to host the 14th annual SES London—Europe's leading digital marketing event. Covering the latest trends and challenges facing the online marketing industry, SES London provides guidance from leading experts on Search, Social Media, Display, Mobile, Email and more. With 3 days packed full of essential content to help you navigate the digital landscape and a 2-day expo featuring leading vendors in the industry, along with a host of networking opportunities, SES London 2013 will once again be the leading European forum for digital marketers.

February 19 - 20 (London): Digital Media Strategies London 2013

Building on the success of Paywall Strategies and Mobile Media Strategies, TheMediaBriefing.com is pleased to announce the launch of Digital Media Strategies, a two-day summit for media companies showcasing practical experience and innovative debate on developing successful and profitable digital media strategies.

February 19 - 21 (San Diego): Microsoft Lync Conference 2013

Join us at the Conference to hear from Microsoft's Lync & Skype leaders, Derek Burney & Tony Bates. In these sessions, you will learn about the state of the Lync business, our latest release, Lync 2013, and Microsoft's vision for the future of Unified Communications.

February 19 - 22 (Las Vegas): MarketingSherpa Email Summit Las Vegas 2013

Our last Email Summit was attended by more than 700 of the industry's best marketers, and we plan to accommodate an even larger crowd in 2013. We have a full slate of sessions aimed at overcoming your top email challenges with case studies, quick win clinics, bonus sessions, expert panels and more.

February 19 - 22 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2013

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First, we'll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you'll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

February 20 (San Diego): Chief Data Scientist Summit San Diego 2013

This event will focus on how organizations can get started in Big Data, and how to create the right data science team. Illustrated intermittently with case studies and deep-dive discussions, the Data Science Leadership Summit offers solutions and insight from the leaders in the space. With networking breaks and roundtable discussions also included, this event offers unique insight into how you can get transform your organization’s focus around data science.

February 20 - 21 (San Diego): Hadoop Innovation Summit San Diego 2013

Hadoop Innovation will help your business understand how to unlock the value of Big Data with the realization that no data is too big. With a vast amount of data now available, modern businesses are faced with the challenge of making use from the data available and unlocking its true value.

February 20 - 22 (New Delhi): ad:tech New Delhi 2013

ad:tech New Delhi spans the full ecosystem of advertising and technology that moves business forward and changes the role of digital marketers everywhere. That's why ad:tech conference features thought-leading speakers and breakout sessions covering today's pivotal topics like Integrated Video Planning, Convergence Of Search, Social And Content Marketing, Mobile, Big Data, DSPs, RTBs and more.

February 21 - 22 (San Francisco): W3Conf San Francisco 2013

W3Conf is W3C’s an­nual confer­ence for web pro­fes­sion­als. If you are a web devel­op­er or designer want­ing to hear the lat­est news on HTML5, CSS, the open web platform and your place in it, come join us!

February 21 - 22 (Berlin): Software Asset Management Strategies Berlin 2013

Visit the SAMS 2013 and meet and discuss with top speakers and experts from renowned companies. Our interactive B2B platform is an exciting and profitable experience in the heart of Berlin.

February 22 (Portland): SearchFest Portland 2013

SearchFest presents multiple informative learning tracks, workshops, and panel sessions designed to provide direct insight into the most up-to-date strategies and technological advancements in online search marketing and social marketing. Industry experts and thought leaders from around the country deliver in-depth presentations ranging from basic SEM and social media fundamentals to specific advanced techniques.

February 22 - 23 (Hong Kong): UX Hong Kong 2013

An event dedicated to bring all product and service design disciplines together, from research, marketing, design, technology and the business to name a few, who are interested and passionate about designing great experiences for people and business for a better world for all.

February 22 - 23 (Vienna): jQuery Europe 2013

Be part and learn at this unique event. Experience the 1st jQuery conference in the heart of Europe. International speakers and web pioneers show the newest trends and techniques for web, apps and smart TV development with jQuery. Two days of conference with awesome sessions, one additional day of jQuery training and lots of opportunities to meet and greet with developers from all Europe.

February 22 - 23 (London): PHP UK Conference 2013

With over 600 delegates, speakers, and sponsors, PHP UK conference aims to deliver fantastic up to date content about PHP and related web technologies in a comfortable and professional setting. There are countless networking opportunities to engage with international speakers and delegates, which makes the event one you won't want to miss. Anyone is welcome to attend the event, whether you're a professional web developer, hobbyist, manager, or just starting out, there's something for everyone.

February 25 - 26 (Sydney): Gartner Business Intelligence & Information Management Summit Sydney 2013

This year's Summit focuses attention around how organizations should continue the journey in maturing their skills, developing their technology portfolio, managing new information sources and instilling new analytical capabilities. The underlying theme of the Summit — Analyze. Predict. Act — shows the progression that needs to be made from purely reporting to an enterprise that values and nurtures information.

February 25 - 26 (San Francisco): Cooper U Visual Interface Design Training San Francisco 2013

The application of type, color, icons, and other aspects of visual design are critical to the usability of your product or website. Visual design choices are also key to connecting emotionally with your customers (and to selling more products). Our Visual Interface Design course addresses how detailed interaction design, screen layout, and branding should play together to ensure that a well-conceived, well-behaved product is also a usable and desirable one.

February 25 - 28 (Barcelona): Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2013

The conference programme is a central element to Mobile World Congress. With an award-winning keynote programme and more than 30 focused conference track sessions, the Conference covers the latest trends, challenges and growth strategies for the global mobile industry. Each session will feature executives from leading companies in the mobile space, as well as experts from a growing number of adjacent industries.

February 25 - March 1 (Montreal): ConFoo Montreal 2013

The ConFoo HTML5 training session will be the ideal place to learn about these technologies during two full days. The web converges towards HTML5 for Web application, Website and now, mobile application too. It is critical to know what are the advantages, the actual limitations and the possibilities offered by this technology.

February 26 - 27 (London): Technology for Marketing & Advertising London 2013

Great minds will come together at the hub of the UK marketing, media & advertising community. 4 shows combine to deliver superior content, solutions and networking to enhance your multi-channel marketing and advertising strategy. 1 badge will give you free access to all 4 events.

February 26 - 28 (Portland): ApacheCon NA Portland 2013

The 2013 conference theme is “Open Source Community Leadership Drives Enterprise-Grade Innovation”, focusing on professionally-directed, relevant presentations that demonstrate real-world solutions to specific challenges. All sessions are selected by members of Apache Project Management Committees, and are presented by an internationally-recognized roster of speakers and trainers.

February 26 - 28 (Santa Clara): O'Reilly Strata Conference Santa Clara 2013

Strata Conference will bring three full days of inspiring keynotes, intensely practical & information-rich sessions, a sponsor pavilion with key players and products, and plenty of networking events to the West Coast. Strata has a laser-sharp focus on the big data issues that are shaping the business, finance, media, and government worlds.

February 27 - 28 (Vienna): Big Data Summit Europe 2013

EBCG is proud to host its Big Data Summit Europe that will take place in Vienna, between 27th and 28th February 2013. The event will host more than 18 experienced speakers and more that 100 industry experts. The event is Case-Study Led and will focus on the practical aspects of strategic delivery of Big Data Analytic Solutions. Big Data Summit is the purely senior level conference taking place on such high level.

February 27 - 28 (San Francisco): Cooper U Design Collaboration and Communication San Francisco 2013

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First, we'll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you'll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

February 27 - March 1 (New York): WebVisions New York 2013

WebVisions explores the future of design, content creation, user experience and business strategy in an event that inspires learning, collaboration and entrepreneurism. Since 2001, we’ve built a loyal audience of designers, developers and industry leaders. Join us for an event that’s seen as “the creative conference for the Web.”

February 27 - March 2 (Bangalore): Agile India 2013

Learn, network and explore at Asia's largest & premier international conference on Agile and Lean Software Development methods. Network & share your knowledge and experience with over 1500 international delegates from literally every software company practicing or exploring Agile & Lean. Explore diverse and interesting solutions and contribute to the future of Agile software development.

February 28 (San Francisco): Waza San Francisco 2013

Software development is a craft. Heroku’s Waza is a developer gathering that combines technical sessions and moments that inspire your craft. From architectural deep dives to broad discussions about the process of creating applications, the sessions at Waza feature innovators sharing what they've learned from years of developing applications in the cloud.

March Events

March 1 (New York): Lean Day UX New York 2013

A one day, single track event focused on case studies and best practices implementing Lean startup and Lean UX in the enterprise. Join us on March 1st, 2013 in NYC for the first in a series of Lean Day events. This one is focused on UX. An amazing array of speakers from some of the biggest companies in the world will show you how they’re implementing Lean Startup, Lean UX and Design Thinking in their worlds.

March 1 (Arkansas): Little Rock Tech Fest 2013

The Little Rock .NET User Group is proud to present Little Rock Tech Fest 2013. This year we are providing four information-packed tracks presented by industry leaders from all over—which is sure to inspire and enlighten all who attend. Come hear from professionals in the field, learn about products and services to empower you as a software developer, and mingle with your peers during this day of education and fun.

March 1 (Melbourne): Designing for Mobility Melbourne 2013

Designing for mobility 2013 is a single day, single track conference, about designing for all things mobile. Not just about mobile devices, this conference is about how we design for all the things we do when we’re not in front of a computer – whether that’s finding out things when you’re lost in the middle of a strange city; or using your phone, tablet and TV on the couch all at once. It will include interesting case studies, new methods & new approaches to old techniques.

March 3 - 6 (San Francisco): SharePoint Technology Conference San Francisco 2013

Attend the SharePoint Technology Conference – the largest independent SharePoint Conference in the world! SharePoint is way more than a collaborative corporate portal. But now everyone wants to leverage it for their intranets and Web sites, document management, business process management and corporate compliance. At SPTechCon, you'll learn best practices for managing a SharePoint environment and integrating it with other systems to unleash the full power of the software … and your company.

March 4 - 5 (Arizona): Forrester's Forum for Sales Enablement Professionals Arizona 2013

During this results-oriented Forum, Forrester will unveil the principles and practices of the new science of accelerating revenue. In addition, your peers will demonstrate how they are putting these practices into action. And together we will test these ideas in our on-site “lab.” You will leave this Forum with new, practicable Forrester frameworks and tools to apply with immediate impact on your bottom line.

March 4 - 6 (Seattle): ConveyUX Seattle 2013

ConveyUX is about making software easier and more enjoyable to use through a strong focus on better communication techniques. The bottom line in any human-facing software application is whether our users can accomplish their goals. Clear communication is the link between the bits and the brain. Providing effective communication in software development requires attention to the nuances of language, the importance of research, and the context of delivery device.

March 4 - 6 (Gothenburg): Scandinavian Developer Conference Sweden 2013

This year we’ve again broadened the conference programme, and we have a new track for C and C++ developers. We’re continuing with the new tracks from last year on Usability and Product Management, and we again have a very strong line up of speakers addressing leadership, team and management issues. Developers coding on all kinds of platforms will find plenty of technical sessions too. The third day of the conference is devoted to in-depth training with some of the most respected authors and speakers in our industry.

March 4 - 8 (Salt Lake City): Adobe Digital Marketing Summit Salt Lake City 2013

Digital Marketing Summit is the premier event for digital marketers and advertisers to learn about and share key strategies for driving market innovation. Attend Summit to learn how you can create, measure, and optimize digital experiences to revolutionize how the world engages with ideas and information.

March 5 - 6 (Baltimore): Digital360 Conference Baltimore 2013

Join us on March 5 & 6, 2013 for the Digital360 conference, hosted by Systems Alliance at the Pier 5 Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland. Don't miss two full days of innovative ideas and solutions about digital strategy, usability, responsive web design, social media, and content strategy from industry experts.

March 5 - 7 (Phoenix): Inspire Phoenix 2013

Inspire 2013 is chock-full of value - from sessions, panels, and training to casual conversations at events like the Alteryx Grand Prix. Consisting of three (3) days of inspiring keynotes, helpful hands-on training, targeted session tracks and beneficial networking opportunities, Inspire is the one time each year that the entire Alteryx community of data artisans, business leaders, consultants, analysts and Alteryx associates comes together to learn new tricks, exchange best practices and network.

March 5 - 7 (Dubai): Gartner Symposium/ITxpo Dubai 2013

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is the world's most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives. Designed to deliver real-world insight, actionable advice and executive-level skill-building for a variety of roles and responsibilities, it is the only IT event that takes full advantage of the authority and weight of the world's leading IT research and advisory organization. Attend Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013 and come away with strategies and tactics essential for advancing enterprise and professional goals.

March 6 - 7 (Toronto): Dx3 Canada 2013

Dx3 is focused on digital marketing, digital advertising and digital retailing. It brings agencies, brands, publishers & retailers together for two days to network and do business. Dx3 is Canada’s only digital marketplace where digital buyer meets digital seller. With Canada’s leading brands, agencies and retailers in attendance, Dx3 is the marquee event that will provide your business with the qualified conversation it needs to get business done.

March 6 - 8 (London): QCon London 2013

QCon London is the seventh annual London enterprise software development conference designed for developers, team leads, architects and project management is back! There is no other event in the UK with similar opportunities for learning, networking, and tracking innovation occurring in the Java, .NET, Html5, Mobile , Agile, and Architecture communities.

March 6 - 8 (Miami): Magnolia Amplify Miami 2013

Magnolia Amplify, Miami is a collection of workshops & presentations to increase customers' and partners' knowledge base, exchange ideas and practices. For developers using Magnolia CMS, this intensive 3-day event will sharpen your skills and help you develop new ones. Be the first to learn about developing with Magnolia 5 and take advantage of our best practice and focused workshops to elevate your use of Magnolia CMS to the next level.

March 7 - 9 (Chicago): CocoaConf Chicago 2013

CocoaConf Chicago is a developer conference focused on all things Cocoa and Cocoa Touch. Featuring three tracks and over thirty breakout and general sessions, it will have something for every iPhone, iPad, and Mac developer. For those who are just entering the Cocoa world, we’re bringing our all-day pre-conference iOS tutorial as an optional registration package: come and spend a day getting up to speed with Xcode, Objective-C, and iPhone development. Other exclusive highlights include the Reverse Q&A and our one-of-a-kind We Made An App For That panels.

March 8 (Indianapolis): AgileIndy Conference 2013

This conference will be focused on bringing thought leaders and practitioners from around the country to Indianapolis for an intense learning and networking experience. There will be a mix of sessions focused on agile basics, technical practices, and management and leadership topics among other things. If the planned sessions don’t interest you, there will be an open-space area where you can plan your own session and get other attendees and speakers to join you in your discussion!

March 8 - 12 (Austin): SXSW Interactive Austin 2013

Join us for the most energetic, inspiring and creative event of the year. An incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity, the event features five days of compelling presentations from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of exciting networking events hosted by industry leaders and an unbeatable line-up of special programs showcasing the best new websites, video games and startup ideas the community has to offer.

March 11 - 12 (London): Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit London 2013

The Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit is the premier gathering for IT and business professionals responsible for IAM focused on the practicalities of delivering a successful, mature IAM program. Meet your peers, Gartner analysts and providers to discuss your hottest topics including cloud computing, compliance, IAM architecture and more.

March 11 - 13 (San Jose): SMX West San Jose 2013

Attend SMX West for the exceptional content, invaluable connections and essential conveniences. Participate in your choice of more than 50 sessions on search engine optimization (SEO), paid search advertising (PPC), social media marketing, local and mobile search, landing page conversions and more. Search Marketing Expo – SMX West content is so compelling, you’ll want to implement what you’ve learned before leaving the conference. Dramatically increase the number of people who come to your site with ROI enhancing paid search advertising and search engine optimization techniques and best practices.

March 11 - 13 (London): Gartner CIO Leadership Forum London 2013

Gartner CIO Leadership Forum offers an interactive, workshop-centric experience to exchange ideas and receive actionable guidance from prominent CIOs, Gartner experts and senior executives from leading technology providers. This executive-only program focuses on helping to turn your insights into actionable results.

March 11 - 14 (Munich): MobileTech Conference Munich 2013

The MobileTechCon is the conference that provides you with the necessary technical and strategic knowledge to build sustainable mobile strategies. You will receive valuable information about app development on various platforms as well as innovative business models pioneering companies. The conference speakers are not only pioneers of the scene but experienced Mobile consultants and developers.

March 12 - 13 (New York): Performance Marketing Insights New York 2013

Performance Marketing Insights is a two-day, content-led performance marketing conference aimed at ‘C’ level executives and marketing professionals. Delivering world-class international speakers, programmed within an advanced-level agenda comprising of the latest industry innovation, technology, collaboration and new revenue stream opportunities coupled with unrivalled networking.

March 12 - 13 (Sydney): ad:tech Sydney 2013

ad:tech is an interactive advertising and technology conference and exhibition. Worldwide shows blend keynote speakers, topic driven panels and workshops to provide attendees with the tools and techniques they need to compete in a changing world. ad:tech is where brands and agencies meet innovative startups, VCs and digital entrepreneurs, and where the marketing community meets to explore the technologies that are transforming their businesses. And it's the only event that covers the entire digital marketing ecosystem.

March 13 - 14 (London): Gartner Business Process Management Summit London 2013

Gartner Business Process Management Summit 2013 is the premier meeting place for IT and business executives and professionals who are responsible for implementing, managing or maintaining Business Process Management. Learn more about technologies that enable business agility. Gather best practices on the art of process control. Become more efficient, consistent and competitive.

March 13 - 14 (San Diego): Digital Content Strategies Conference San Diego 2013

Fueling your online presence through successful content strategy. Two full days of education and learning, learn from top thought leaders how to: Master the Necessary Tools to Make Your Content Adaptive, Analyze Consumer Data & Understand what it Means for Your Content, Learn Best Practices in Content Management, Harness the Content Strategy Lifecycle & Create a Roadmap For Your Organization and Optimize Your Content With SEO & Advanced Search Strategies.

March 14 - 15 (Amsterdam): Mdevcon Amsterdam 2013

The conference is by mobile developers, for mobile developers. We have two days with multiple tracks, designed in such a way that whether you’re an android, iOS or other mobile platform developer, there’s always at least one session that should be of interest. In 2012 we had highly acclaimed speakers such as Mike Lee, Graham Lee, Jeff LaMarche and Matt Gemmell.

March 14 - 15 (Berlin): Disruptive Technologies and Innovation Minds Berlin 2013

The Disruptive Technologies & Innovation Minds 2013 is not intended as a pure lecture. Key issues to be addressed as part of an ice breaker session, a round table format and a World Café. Participants will discuss their experiences, participate in the phenomenon of collective intelligence and develop practical ways to continue even earlier to market changes respond or be proactive with open market products and business models to.

March 17 - 19 (California): Gartner CIO Leadership Forum 2013

Gartner CIO Leadership Forum is an executive-only program, designed to explore critical business, technology and leadership strategies. This exclusive event was created with direct input from more than 1,000 top CIOs. With attendance limited to a select group of CIOs from major corporations and public sector enterprises, the emphasis will be on small-group discussion and debate, private consultations with analysts, and special keynotes. No lengthy presentations. No minutiae.

March 18 (London): #SMWF Europe 2013

Social marketing conference #SMWF, is set to return to London for 2013 providing top-level strategic advice and social media marketing insight around how to engage customers, manage brand perceptions, empower employees and open new un-tapped audiences through diverse social media channels. This year SMWF includes six conference streams, focusing on the fundamental social media disciplines that our expert industry partners and SMWF community members believe are the key areas of growth and opportunity within the social media space.

March 18 - 20 (Denver): SharePoint Fest 2013

At SharePoint Fest - Denver there are sessions created for SharePoint administrators, software developers, information architects and knowledge workers which will ensure that you and your team walk away with as much knowledge as you desire to truly leverage SharePoint in your current environment!

March 18 - 20 (Texas): Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit Texas 2013

The Gartner BI & Analytics Summit is the premier business analytics event providing must-have insights, frameworks and best practices for maximizing the business impact of information management and business analytics programs. The summit offers a new agenda structure that examines four major focus areas covering hot topics in BI platforms, analytics, visualization, social media, cloud, big data, data integration and quality, and data warehousing.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): Data Driven Business Week Toronto 2013

The Data Driven Business Week conferences are designed to empower your business to strategize and optimize with data analytics. Your data is your most valuable asset – Attend Data Driven Business Week and immerse yourself in the world of driving businesses with analytics.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): eMetrics Summit Toronto 2013

eMetrics Summit offers the most comprehensive and forward thinking forum on best practices, tools and techniques to optimize successful marketing programs. Known for attracting the highest level of experts and knowledge leaders in the industry, the Summit explores the art and science of measurement, optimization and analytics.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): Predictive Analytics World Toronto 2013

Predictive Analytics World is the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors. PAW Toronto is unique as it is the only conference in Canada that offers a unique perspective on analytics where both technical and business knowledge are integrated towards solving real-life business problems.

March 19 - 20 (Toronto): Digital Media Summit Toronto 2013

Branding, marketing and multi-platform content integration is ever changing. Is your customer engagement and digital media strategy on par with global industry leaders? What are the top companies leading mobile, social, and digital media trends doing right? Find out at this year’s Digital Media Summit and connect with media and brand specialists that can help you fine tune your integrated Digital Media strategy.

March 19 - 20 (Sydney): Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit Sydney 2013

Data center and I&O professionals will gain advice and strategic recommendations relevant to all data center disciplines: servers, mobility management, operating systems, IT operational excellence, storage, facilities, business continuity and disaster recovery. Your take-away: a balanced perspective on the evolving technologies and changing business models that will impact the I&O organization over the next five years.

March 20 (Shanghai): Forrester's Summit for Marketing & Strategy Professionals Shanghai 2013

Welcome to the “age of the customer,” where the one true, defensible competitive advantage is to become customer-obsessed. To gain this competitive advantage in China, companies must focus their efforts on understanding, delighting, and connecting with the local market. That requires a deep understanding of Chinese customers’ attitudes towards and adoption of technologies such as social and mobile. At this Summit, Forrester analysts and marketing executives will help you learn how to thrive in the age of the customer.

March 20 - 21 (New York): Structure:Data Conference New York 2013

In this data-driven revolution, data is the new gold. At Structure:Data, you’ll learn how to channel the flood of data into actionable information and exploit it for competitive advantage. For the last several years, GigaOM has been of the forefront of tracking the growth of big data and what it means for industry and society. Structure:Data, now in its third year, assembles over 700 of the world’s leading technologists, practitioners and business leaders to offer solutions and uncover new business opportunities.

March 20 - 21 (Amsterdam): Hadoop Summit Europe 2013

Hadoop Summit, the leading conference for the Apache Hadoop community, is coming to Europe. This two-day event will feature many of the Apache Hadoop thought leaders who will showcase successful Hadoop use cases, share development and administration tips and tricks, and educate organizations about how best to leverage Apache Hadoop as a key component in their enterprise data architecture. It will also be an excellent networking event for developers, architects, administrators, data analysts, data scientists and vendors interested in advancing, extending or implementing Apache Hadoop.

March 20 - 21 (Toronto): Search Marketing Expo Toronto 2013

SMX Toronto offers over 20 sessions across 4 tracks plus indepth workshops and networking activities delivered by top industry professionals. Whether you are just getting started, planning your search strategy, managing the team, or you are deep into implementation, tactics and campaigns, you’ll get the knowledge, ideas and contacts needed to help you boost your search marketing results and take your skills to the next level. SMX Toronto is co-located with the eMetrics Summit, PAW, and IMC.

March 20 - 21 (Toronto): Internet Marketing Conference Toronto 2013

Improve your ability to manage digital media, marketing & communications. Exchange ideas, hear case studies, learn leading strategies, and get tactical advice you can apply immediately. Connect with an international community of digital marketers. You’ll learn from industry leaders and peers, their successes and challenges. You’ll see case studies and participate in lively discussions.

March 20 - 22 (Miami): Content Strategies Summit Miami 2013

Storytelling with purpose. Meeting your brand, business, and user-experience goals. We are facing content-overload that is tweeted, posted, uploaded, “liked”, and streamed 24/7. This event will rediscover the value of purposeful content that meets your business, brand, and user-experience goals. By bringing together the best of the best, we aim to make sense of the wealth of content in the digital world. This is the most practical, real world event of its kind, where corporate practitioners in content strategy, marketing and user-experience design come together to share ways to better manager, create, publish and deliver content in a content-chaotic world.

March 20 - 22 (Texas): Gartner Master Data Management Summit Texas 2013

Master Data Management helps organizations perform better by creating a single coherent version of customers, products and suppliers. But how do you get started? And if you've laid a foundation, how do you become world-class? Designed to address all MDM maturity levels, Gartner Master Data Management Summit delivers the tools, technologies and best practices to help you take control of your masterdata and dramatically improve business performance.

March 20 - 22 (Amsterdam): SharePoint Conference for Business Users Amsterdam 2013

Join us at the SharePoint Conference for Business Users in Amsterdam next March to learn how to evaluate, deploy, use, and customize SharePoint to run a more efficient and integrated business. The 3 day event is a jargon-free environment designed for business professionals to hear from like-minded users on how they have moulded SharePoint to suit requirements, how to realise business benefits and make the most of their SharePoint environment.

March 20 - 22 (New Orleans): AIIM Conference New Orleans 2013

The AIIM Conference 2013 is ONLY for those who are ready to think strategically about information management on a massive scale; to embrace the stewardship, optimization, and application of their enterprise information assets. Now, the “appification” and “consumerization” of the enterprise is revolutionizing the way we think about enterprise information and IT – and the kinds of skills we need within our organizations.

March 21 (San Francisco): IGNITION Mobile San Francisco 2013

IGNITION Mobile intensively explores mobile disruption and is presented by Business Insider on March 21, 2013 in San Francisco. In interviews and curated conversations, mobile executives and leading entrepreneurs will dissect mobile disruption and the resulting opportunities. IGNITION Mobile brings together the people who are evolving mobile business to discuss what's happening now, what's next, and how it affects your business.

March 21 - 22 (Tulsa): Social Media Tulsa Conference 2013

Social Media Tulsa Conference is a two-day event comprised of keynotes, case study based sessions, a variety of presentations and an abundance of networking opportunities. Speakers from all over the country will flock to the historic Mayo Hotel in downtown Tulsa, OK to share social media and mobile strategies that have the capacity to create success for businesses, bloggers, and non-profit organizations. Party Aficionado, LLC is excited to bring this growing Social Media Conference to Tulsa.

March 21 - 23 (Virginia): CocoaConf DC 2013

CocoaConf DC is a two-day, three-track conference filled with awesome technical content for iPhone, iPad, and Mac developers. Our sessions are taught by leading iOS / OS X authors, trainers, and consultants and cover topics ranging from XCode and Objective-C, to Core Data, Core Audio, Open GL… and more! Other exclusive highlights include the Reverse Q&A and our one-of-a-kind We Made An App For That panels.

March 24 (Bologna): O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference Bologna 2013

This unique event covers new developments that relate to the whole children's book industry. Whether you are an editor or writer, a publisher or illustrator, a marketeer or web producer this is one place to gather practical tools and insights into the changing face of children's publishing. Come join a growing community of people to discuss the hot topics in the digital and print world while gaining access to unprecedented networking opportunities at this TOC Bologna event.

March 25 (Washington D.C.): Open Analytics Summit Washington D.C. 2013

Conferences all about open source technologies, big data, and data analytics. The Open Analytics Summit in Washington DC is an outstanding place to learn about everything open source and data analytics. Come listen to industry experts and government executives talk about open source technologies, big data, data analytics and much more. Data scientists, CTOs, CIOs, data analysts, engineers, programmers, developers, enterprise architects, product managers, and program managers are encouraged to attend.

March 25 - 28 (New York): SES New York 2013

Be a part of the community, receive an unparalleled education, network with your peers, and achieve results! SES Conference & Expo provides marketing professionals, brand advertisers, agencies, and business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape. Designed for you by industry thought leaders and innovators, our instructional program will meet your needs whatever your experience level.

March 25 - 29 (San Francisco): Game Developers Conference San Francisco 2013

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event. The GDC attracts over 22,500 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry. The GDC is produced by the UBM Tech Game Network. This market defining conference features over 400 lectures, panels, tutorials and round-table discussions on a comprehensive selection of game development topics taught by leading industry experts.

March 25 - 29 (Las Vegas): Visual Studio Live Conference Las Vegas 2013

As the development world's trusted educational provider of developer-focused content since 1993, Visual Studio Live! (VSLive!) provides attendees with cutting-edge techniques needed to solve development challenges with shipping or soon to be shipping technologies compatible with the .NET Framework and Visual Studio. No other conference, no corporate trainers, no one else compares to the Visual Studio Live! standard of editorial excellence and commitment by speakers, such as Microsoft Development Team members and renowned industry experts, to provide real-world, practical information.

March 28 - 29 (Boston): Monitorama Boston 2013

An Open Source Monitoring Conference & Hackathon. We'll be hearing talks from leading open source developers and web operations luminaries, and then taking what we've learned to apply it towards advancing the state of open source monitoring and trending software. Rise and shine for single-track sessions in the morning that will enlighten and inspire you for the afternoon activities. After lunch we'll break out into workshops to level up your artisanal tools (e.g. Logstash filters, D3.js, etc), or jump right into the hackathon and pair up with a friend or hack on your own.

March 31 (Rotterdam): Joy of Coding Rotterdam 2013

Joy of Coding is a one-day conference that celebrates the art, craft, science but foremost the joy of software development. Come to learn, find inspiration, play, improve your craft. Learn about new and emerging technologies. Get inspired by renowned international speakers. Pair with fellow passionate developers in one of the hands-on (un)sessions. Joy of Coding will be a day where you can talk and collaborate with like-minded coders. The conference is not targeted towards a particular language or platform: any software developer who wants to learn, share and improve is invited.

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