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 also view the full calendar here.)
Webinar: How to Choose an Online Community Platform
There is no shortage of options when it comes to online community platforms. Make sure you pick the right one for your organization.
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January 20 - 21 (London): #dareconf mini London 2014
Learn to collaborate, communicate and reflect. We’ve distilled what we learned at #dareconf 2013 into a low cost day of presentations about people skills. Join us in the intimate Lilian Baylis Studio to learn skills, meet people, and share ideas.
January 22 (Online): (Webinar) How to Choose the Right Online Community Platform
You will find no shortage of options when searching for your next online community platform. What's important is that you understand how to execute a selection process so that you end up with the right one for your organization. Join us on Wednesday, Jan 22nd at 9am PT / 12pm ET for a one-hour webinar.
January 26 - 30 (Orlando): IBM Connect 2014 in Orlando
No matter what you do in life, it should energize you. It should fulfill you, engage you and give you purpose each day. Your work should inspire you and fill you with a sense of pride. That’s why the theme of Connect 2014 is Energizing Life’s Work, and is all about providing you insight, tools and thought leadership to help you get the most out of your life’s work.
January 27 (San Francisco): RevTalks - The Revenue Marketing Summit San Francisco 2014
Four hundred marketing executives will gather on January 27, 2014 in San Francisco to discuss, listen to and share the most innovative, inventive and transformational ideas affecting Revenue Marketing today – all in a Ted Talks style.
January 28 (San Francisco): Mobile+Web DevCon: San Francisco 2014
Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI) is excited to host Mobile+Web DevCon 2014, now in its fourth installment. This will be DevCon’s third time in San Francisco - and we’re excited to be back!
Mobile+Web DevCon features a day of pre-conference hands-on labs, three-hour sessions dedicated to helping you build better and more beautiful apps. Two more days of general conference sessions bring you the latest in iOS, Android and Mobile Web and Web Development. We’ll also be featuring a new Design for Developers track to help you master design fundamentals including UX and UI.
January 28 (Austin): Pubcon Austin 2014
Pubcon is happy to announce that for 2014 Pubcon Regional will return to Austin, Texas, where Pubcon Regional Austin 2014 will take place Tuesday, January 28 at the state-of-the-art AT&T Conference Center on the University of Texas campus, with multiple session tracks covering the latest local social media and search-related research, breakfast and lunch, all led by speakers from Austin and around the country.
January 29 (Online): CMSWire Tweet Jam: The Internet of Things and the Impact on Customer Experience #CXMChat
Be sure to join us for our first Tweet Jam of 2014 on Wednesday, January 29th at 10 am PST / 1 pm EST / 1800 GMT. This time around we'll be discussing the Internet of Things and its impact on customer experience. As always, we welcome the broader CMSWire community to participate. Mark your calendars — we'll see you there!
February 4 - 6 (Las Vegas): Social Media Strategies Summit Las Vegas 2014
At SMSS, you will learn how to effectively leverage your company’s social media presence, create meaningful content for marketing and maximize your lead potential. The Las Vegas summit will provide attendees with emerging strategies, the latest social tools, and insights from successful social media marketing campaigns executed by leading brands.
February 5 (New York): CRAZE Conference New York 2014
Our clients asked for it and we aim to please, so CRAZE Interactive & Camp Craze is thrilled to announce the first annual CRAZE Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.
February 5 - 6 (San Francisco): Apps World San Francisco 2014
The global multi-platform event Apps World show will be returning to San Francisco for two days of engagement and high level insight and discussion around one of the largest growing industries -- pps. The event will be taking over Moscone Centre West for a massive free-to-attend expo with over 8,000 developers, mobile marketers, mobile operators, platform owners and industry professionals expected.
February 5 - 7 (San Francisco): Agility 2014 San Francisco
Agility 2014 is Ensighten's annual, global conference for customers and partners, aimed at business and technical practitioners, decisions makers, agencies and technology partners who leverage Ensighten's solutions. If you use, manage, or drive adoption of the Ensighten Agile Marketing Platform (AMP) then Agility 2014 is the one-stop-shop for you to learn about the latest product enhancements and best practices. Marketing Agility relies on three pillars that enterprises must have in place to maximize their digital marketing ROI:
February 6 - 7 (Paris): JahiaOne International User Conference Paris 2014
This two-day event is the ideal venue for Jahia developers, users, clients and partners to meet, share their experience and discover Jahia's upcoming versions. We will welcome many members of our Jahia community from all around the world, including speakers from global customers and partners and of course the Jahia Team.
February 6 - 7 (New York): Visualized New York 2014
It’s our goal to have attendees walk away inspired with new ideas on how to make a bigger impact when visually communicating the stories of their data, whether it is for personal use, business, education, or social innovation. We’re working hard to make sure that this event is as unique and entertaining as it is engaging and educational.
February 10 - 12 (Paris): Enterprise 2.0 Summit Paris 2014
The Enterprise 2.0 SUMMIT is an event organized by Kongress Media yearly since 2008. It is set up as a highly interactive gathering of Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business experts and practioneers in Europe. Its uniqueness is its intensive exchange of experiences and the practical insights and implications presented.
February 11 (New York): Cynopsis Media Bootcamp New York
Whether you are just starting out in the Television Industry or looking to boost your skills for your burgeoning career, you won't want to miss Cynopsis Media's One-Day Boot Camp at the Yale Club in New York City. Cynopsis Media developed this one-day intensive workshop to provide critical tools, strategies and insights needed to take your careers to the next level within the areas of ratings analysis, web/social analytics and multi-platform buying.
February 11 - 12 (Kuala Lumpur): Customer Experience Management for Financial Services Kuala Lumpur 2014
The Customer Experience Management for Financial services will unlock every possible questionand doubt in order to understand the drivers and growth to maximize profit and increase efficiency in financial services.Leading market practitioners will give their insights on key trends, challenges and opportunities to learn how to dynamically guide customers to the right channel to achieve their goals,and yours. The Customer Experience Management for Financial Services agenda serves packed with in depth life case studies of ongoing and completed projects, keynote presentations and interactive panel discussions.
February 11 - 13 (San Francisco): Mobile Marketing Strategy Summit: San Francisco 2014
Join us at the Mobile Marketing Strategies Summit (MMSS) on February 11-13, 2014 in San Francisco, CA to better understand how to truly drive revenue with an integrated mobile strategy.
February 12 - 15 (Goa): Nullcon Goa 2014 - International Security Conference
Nullcon organizes a host of exciting events to help enthusiasts explore the latest trends in information security. Nullcon conducts events and competitions like Goa 2014 which challenge the intellectual skills of an individual. Nullcon recognizes talent and excellence in the field of information security with its 'Black Shield Awards'. Exhibition, job fairs and a plethora of recreational activities is what Nullcon brings you each time, everytime!
February 14 - 16 (Wellington): DrupalSouth Wellington 2014
DrupalSouth 2014 will deliver three jam packed days of world-class sessions, training, talks, code sprints and networking opportunities with developers, designers, business and community leaders from the global Drupal community. We invite you to join us 14-16 February 2014 to share in the knowledge and expertise of New Zealand's active and innovative Drupal community.
February 17 - 20 (Las Vegas): MarketingSherpa Email Summit Las Vegas 2014
Join us February 17-20 at the Aria Resort & Casino Las Vegas for MarketingSherpa Email Summit 2014 -- the world's longest-running research-based email marketing event. Email Summit 2013 was attended by more than 800 marketers, and we plan to accommodate an even larger crowd this year.
February 18 (Online): (Webinar) Why Metadata Matters in SharePoint Search and Information Governance
Explore the power of SharePoint Search and its role as an integral component of enterprise information governance, when combined with Concept Searching’s award winning conceptClassifier for SharePoint.
February 18 - 20 (Dana Point): Tech Marketing 360 Dana Point 2014
Over three days at Tech Marketing 360, 400 senior-level tech marketing professionals will discover the most current and cutting-edge innovations and strategies to drive marketing success. Topics include social, mobile, big data and analytics, content marketing, leadership, bridging the gap between traditional and digital, identifying the new decision maker, and more.
February 19 - 21 (Miami): Magnolia Amplify Miami 2014
For developers using Magnolia CMS, this intensive 3-day event will help you sharpen and develop your skills. Join co-presentations from developers, customers and partners in a 360 view of best practices.
February 23 - 25 (Phoenix): Gartner CIO Leadership Forum Phoenix 2014
The digital world has gotten very real, very fast. A wave of digital opportunity is here, yet many business and IT organizations are not fully ready to exploit it. Old practices, safe relationships and legacy technologies are no longer enough, demanding that CIOs partner with business peers to embed innovation and envision bold new options.
February 24 - 26 (San Francisco): The LAUNCH Festival San Francisco 2014
Our Grand Jury of seasoned investors and top journalists will observe all of the main-stage action and choose our winners, while our judges will sit on stage and give instant feedback on every demo. Plus we'll have hundreds of already launched startups in our Demo Pit -- those that impress the Grand Jury will get to present on stage. The Launch Fund will also invest in the winners.
February 24 - 27 (Barcelona): Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2014
Mobile is transforming communication, advancing the next payment system that alters commerce, and expanding ways in which we interact. Similarly the world’s premier industry continues to expand. Once again taking place at Fira Gran Via — the world-class venue in the heart of the Mobile World Capital. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to witness the industry’s continued expansion and growth.
February 25 (Philadelphia): Inbound Marketing Summit Philadelphia 2014
This February, The Pulse Network is bringing IMS and Digital Pulse to Philadelphia for the first time ever! As the first stop on our Ten City Tour, we are excited to embrace all that Philadelphia has to offer.
February 25 - 27 (San Diego): Green Data Center Conference: San Diego 2014
The Green Data Center Conference examines the ROI of enhanced data center efficiency. This landmark event in southern California will bring together data center owners and operators for a series of interactive workshop sessions and case study presentations from some of the most innovative facilities in the world.
February 26 - 28 (San Jose): Sixth Annual Intelligent Content Conference San Jose 2014
The sixth annual Intelligent Content Conference will equip attendees with the knowledge they need to break down the barriers preventing them from connecting content with those who need it. The event will showcase examples, standards, methods, strategies, and tools needed to deliver the right information, to the right people, at the right time, in the right language, on any device.
March 2 - 4 (Los Angeles): XChange Solution Provider Conference Los Angeles 2014
Growth opportunities in today’s fast-changing business environment can come out of nowhere only to disappear in an instant. Only the nimble will survive. Those solution providers who possess the skills to see what’s around the corner and quickly latch on to next-gen business and technology opportunities will prosper. The rest will likely perish.
March 3 - 6 (Las Vegas): SharePoint Conference 2014 Las Vegas
SharePoint Conference 2014 is being held March 3-6, 2014 at the Venetian Hotel and Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. It is the largest Microsoft SharePoint event in the world, and has grown each year since it debuted in 2006. The conference offers a wide variety of presentations, labs, certification testing, Q&A sessions, workshops, and networking events for attendees to build their skills and meet other SharePoint and Yammer professionals.
March 4 - 6 (Boston): The Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Summit: Boston 2014
Today, organizations are expected to manage a variety of risks that would have been unthinkable a decade ago. The GRC summit provides risk and governance audit, and compliance executives a platform to share ideas, learn from peers and improve upon existing methodologies that have been created to support the people, process and technologies of their organizations.
March 4 - 7 (Atlanta): Microsoft Dynamics Convergence Atlanta 2014
Convergence is the premier event bringing the entire Microsoft business community to life. It is where opportunity and innovation meet to deliver real business value and truly amazing customer experiences. It’s the chance to make key business connections and to discover the full potential of Microsoft solutions.
March 5 - 6 (New York): Sentiment Analysis Symposium New York 2014
The Sentiment Analysis Symposium in New York will be the 7th instance of a premier business-focused conference, the only conference that will teach you about technology and solutions that help you discover business value in opinions, emotions, and attitudes in social media, news, and enterprise feedback.
March 11 - 13 (San Jose): Search Marketing Expo West - San Jose 2014
Search Marketing Expo – SMX West returns to San Jose with need-to-know tactics and high-level networking for digital marketers.The agenda features 60 sessions, keynotes and clinics on paid search, SEO, social media marketing, mobile search and more.
March 16 - 20 (San Francisco): eMetrics Summit San Francisco 2014
eMetrics Summit is “Big Data for Marketing!” From early adopters leading the effort to those still in discovery mode, this is the only comprehensive event dedicated to digital analytics and marketing optimization. As the leading conference covering the impact of data & technology on marketing, eMetrics Summit focuses on driving business results through data analysis and technology adoption.
March 16 - 21 (San Francisco): Predictive Analytics World San Francisco 2014
Predictive Analytics World San Francisco 2014 is the leading event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, including keynote addresses from: Sameer Chopra, Vice President of Advanced Analytics, Orbitz Worldwide; Phil Shelley, Former CTO, Sears Holdings Corporation; and Eric Siegel, Ph.D., Author and Founding Chair, Predictive Analytics World, plus special session from industry heavy-weight John Elder, CEO & Founder of Elder Research, Inc.
March 17 - 19 (San Francisco): Conversion Conference West 2014 San Francisco
Whether you're a marketer, analyst, web designer, or you’re involved in generating results and revenues from your company's website, there's one skill that's no longer optional; it's required. It's Conversion Rate Optimization - the art and science of converting more traffic into clicks, inquiries, and paying customers. And when done right, your sales, revenues and profits go up - even without increasing website traffic!
March 18 (San Francisco): Context Conference San Francisco 2014
Ready or not, the age of the multi-screen, mobile-first consumer has officially arrived. And with it comes a mind-blowing variety of ways for them to connect with your brand.
March 18 - 20 (New Orleans): Pubcon New Orleans 2014
Pubcon, the premier social media and optimization conference and expo, will hold its multi-track New Orleans event at the New Orleans Convention Center in the city they call The Big Easy.
March 24 - 28 (Salt Lake City): Adobe Summit Salt Lake City 2014
At Adobe Summit 2014, you’ll learn from the marketing leaders who are driving innovation in measuring across channels, creating and managing the consumer profile, and enabling consistent, highly personalized experiences that lead to conversion.
March 26 (London): The Monetising Mobile Conference London 2014
Harnessing The Customer Journey With Insights Into Behaviours & User Experience to Successfully Monetise The Mobile Environment With Mobile-Optimised Sites, Lucrative Apps & Integrated Mobile Marketing Strategies For Demonstrable ROI
March 26 - 27 (San Francisco): ad:tech San Francisco 2014
The cool thing about ad:tech’s educational program is the variety of formats offered to cater to everyone. From in-the-classroom panels/lectures to hands-on workshops on the expo floor, pick the format that will help you learn the most. Keynotes are a special treat -- hear from well-known people and brands who can share their secrets on what makes them the best at what they do.
March 26 - 28 (San Diego): Social Media Marketing World San Diego 2014
Join 2,000 fellow marketers at the mega-conference designed to inspire and empower you with social media marketing ideas -- brought to you by Social Media Examiner. You’ll rub shoulders with the biggest names and brands in social media, soak up countless tips and new strategies, and enjoy extensive networking opportunities in San Diego, California.
March 31 - April 1 (London): #SMWF Europe 2014
Social marketing conference #SMWF is set to return to London for 2014 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.
March 31 - April 2 (Las Vegas): Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit Las Vegas 2014
Gartner BI & Analytics Summit 2014 gives you the information you need to apply new BI and analytics technologies to your company to improve performance management, generate new revenue and drive progress toward business goals. The 2014 summit will provide you with actionable insight on big data, on leadership and in making the business case for analytics — insight that you can implement immediately back at the office.