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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May 13 - 14 (New York): RICON East New York 2013
RICON is a distributed systems conference by and for engineers, developers, scientists and architects. This year we'll be headed to New York City, NY for RICON East. Riak will be a primary focus of RICON East but we'll also be branching out into other distributed systems including but not limited to distributed companies and communities. Join us.
May 13 - 14 (Sydney): Gartner Business Process Management Summit Sydney 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.
May 13 - 14 (Mumbai): Gartner Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit Mumbai 2013
The Data Center of today and the future continues to evolve. This Summit offers guidance on turning today's improvements in IT infrastructure and process efficiency into tomorrow's business advantage. Traditional data centre technologies will continue to attract high investments however; they are evaluating the relevance and impact of emerging technologies such as Cloud Computing, Fabric Infrastructure and Virtualization.Our inaugural Gartner IT Infrastructure Operations & Data Center Summit in India will help you to analyze the relevance of the various emerging technologies and what are the best practices to ensure risk mitigation.
May 13 - 15 (Austin): ARTIFACT Conference Austin 2013
ARTIFACT is a two-day, single-track conference for DESIGNERS adapting to the challenge of designing for a MULTI-DEVICE world. This is your chance to focus on the design process—how you do your creative work and how you communicate those ideas to clients, stakeholders, and developers. See real world examples of responsive workflows, prototyping strategies, new tools, and deliverables and decide which ones will help YOU adapt. Sessions and workshops are packed with plenty of how-to information and practical takeaways, topped off with a layer of inspiration.
May 13 - 15 (London): Future of Web Design London 2013
The 7th Annual FOWD proudly presents three days of cutting-edge learning and inspiration. Three days of cutting-edge web design learning and intimate, expert-led workshops. Give your design team the edge, with sessions from the industry’s leading speakers, the hottest topics, and world-class networking opportunities.
May 13 - 16 (Santa Clara): Symposium 2013: The Global Digital Infrastructure Evolution Santa Clara 2013
The theme for Uptime Institute Symposium 2013 is The Global Digital Infrastructure Evolution. IT and data center thought-leaders and innovators from around the world will meet at the Santa Clara Convention Center to consider the present and future state of the Digital Infrastructure and strategies on how to best evaluate the alternatives and make the best decisions for their organizations within this rapidly changing environment.
May 13 - 16 (Chicago): Visual Studio Live Conference Chicago 2013
Celebrating 20 years of education and training for the developer community, Visual Studio Live! is thrilled to be returning to Chicago – and we're coming back in a BIG way. This May, developers, software architects and designers will gather in the windy city for four days of unbiased and cutting-edge education on the Microsoft Platform. This event is your backstage pass for hot topics like Windows 8, HTML5 and Visual Studio!
May 14 (New York): Westchester Digital Summit New York 2013
The Westchester Digital Summit is a global gathering of the most innovative minds in the digital economy today. Interact with celebrities, professional athletes, geniuses, the most compelling personalities changing the way our culture interacts with businesses online. Interact with the digital brand leaders at the tip of the spear of online business and the agency and service provider experts who are helping them close the digital divide between business and consumers today.
May 14 - 15 (The Hague): iStrategy The Hague 2013
Europe's most forward-thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts will converge on The Hague in May 2013 to discuss the future of digital marketing and share strategies for improving customer engagement, driving conversions and developing campaigns that positively ring with authenticity, relevancy and significance. During the two-day conference, iStrategy will offer speakers with expertise in every online channel, a wide-range of attendees for exclusive networking opportunities, and a series of workshops to offer practical learning.
May 14 - 15 (London): Garter Enterprise Architecture Summit London 2013
Join the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit 2013 to learn how leveraging this revolutionary approach to EA that can put your organization ahead of you competition, drive strategic business value and change, increase your impact and effectiveness and engage key decision-makers. Business outcome–driven EA, will give you a new perspective, and change the way you deliver value.
May 14 - 16 (Illinois): 2013 CMS Expo Learning and Business Conference
Connect to business and technology thought leaders, developers, marketers, designers and UX pros, business authors, industry analysts and media all under one roof at CMS Expo Learning & Business Conference. Created for businesses of all sizes, CMS Expo has learning sessions, panels, case studies, networking opportunities and socials for all members of the Content Team. From practical, hands-on sessions to strategic planning, marketing and business modeling, CMS Expo offers insights and trusted input for anyone who touches content on your intranet, extranets and web-based CMS Sites.
May 15 (London): Social Media Results Conference London 2013
Best-practice strategies for creating fresh and responsive content to engage your customers and build loyalty. Achieve real, measurable results from integrated, targeted and engaging social media marketing. Winning Strategies From 21 Brands – Drive Your Social Media To The Next Level & Maximise ROI.
May 15 - 16 (Miami): Interactivity Digital South Beach 2013
Interactivity Digital is a great opportunity to not only learn more about digital marketing and how to best benefit from it, but also a great opportunity to network with industry leaders. We’ve got some of the best and brightest minds in the digital marketing industry ready to provide our attendees with knowledge and insight about ways to improve their digital marketing.
May 16 (Berlin): NoSQL Search Roadshow Berlin 2013
We are proud to announce this year’s NoSQL Roadshows designed for everyone who is interested in faster and cheaper solutions to managing fast growing databases and data stores. This year the program is divided into two tracks, targeted developers and executives respectively. After introducing the business problems, you will hear first-hand how organisations are able to solve their modern data problems with innovative solutions like Riak, MongoDB, Cassandra, Hadoop, and many others.
May 16 - 17 (France): Web2Day France 2013
web2day is a annual conferences & festival dedicated to the digital economy and innovating web actors that takes place in Nantes, May 16st & 17st, for its 5th edition. First interactive Digital festival in west of France, web2day offers a unique convergence of conferences, panels, tradeshow and workshop about emergeging technologies during two days. The 2013 web2day festival will feature two days of compelling presentation about sustainable development, interactif design, startups, datas…Join us for the most inspiring event of the year.
May 16 - 17 (San Diego): The Un-Conference: 360° of Brand Strategy for a Changing World San Diego 2013
Dedicated solely to the art and science of brand strategy and management, this two-day workshop will be unlike anything else you’ve ever experienced! For two full days in May 2013, a small, exclusive group of marketers will gather together with legendary marketer John Sculley and the senior partners of The Blake Project to create a one-of-a-kind learning and networking experience dedicated to all aspects of building successful brands for the 21st century. These two days are interactive working days where you will take a deep-dive immersion on the most important aspects of creating innovative brand-building strategies – all presented in a unique and competitive team environment.
May 16 - 17 (London): Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit London 2013
The Summit will help you to evolve your application strategy to ensure that it continues to deliver business value — both now, and in the future. Meet your peers, Gartner analysts and providers to discuss your hottest topics including cloud computing, mobile, modernization, governance and more. The 2013 Summit goes straight to the heart of the application challenges you face daily targeting your “real-world” concerns providing relevant and actionable insights to help you be more successful in your specific application challenges.
May 17 (Silicon Valley): TiEcon 2013 - Big Data Conference
Big Data is one of the fastest growing technology segments with new use cases springing up on a daily basis as rapid fire analysis of big data unlocks secrets to usage trends, customer insights and business successes. Everything you want to know about this market will be discussed by industry experts at TiEcon 2013 Big Data track on Friday, May 17th.
May 19 - 21 (Texas): ISIS Papyrus Open House Texas 2013
Annual business technology conference to see the latest developments in Papyrus Platform for Business Communications and Process. More than 2,000 clients use Papyrus Software for business applications including customer correspondence, transpromo, adaptive case management, multichannel output, document capture and archiving. Learn, network and develop new ideas for meeting your critical business challenges.
May 20 - 21 (Singapore): Branding for Success Workshop Singapore 2013
Creating a strong brand that your stakeholders will love and maintaining its consistency is very important. This two day program, created for business owners and marketers will introduce you to the key elements of branding, enabling you to harness the power, and avoid the pitfalls. The program is designed to attendees with highly effective tools that will give you a head start in creating powerful brands. Using a combination of instruction, discussion and engaging creative exercises, the workshop will walk participants through the essentials of building a brand.
May 20 - 23 (Chicago): IBM Exceptional Web Experience Chicago 2013
Learn about the market-leading IBM Web Experience software recognized for delivering exceptional, personalized and engaging web experiences. Attend the IBM Exceptional Web Experience 2013 at the Hilton Chicago, May 20 - 23, 2013, and immerse yourself in the latest technology news, experiences and industry direction that defines your customers' and employees' web experiences. Select from over 120 technical and business strategy sessions delivered by top IBM business and technical leaders and experienced IBM Business Partner practitioners.
May 20 - 23 (Boston): Optimization Summit Boston 2013
Join us in Boston on May 20-23, at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf for Optimization Summit 2013. We'll help you discover what really works in website optimization and how to apply the science of optimization to your specific marketing needs. Research analysts, industry thought leaders and marketing practitioners will share with you their successes and failures to help you optimize your conversion pages and processes. Our goal is to give you a wide range of topics of real substance so that you leave fully equipped to optimally test your mission-critical activities using valid and scientific experiments.
May 20 - 24 (Portland): DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Portland’s theme, “Building Bridges, Connecting Communities,” demonstrates what this open source conference and community is all about. DrupalCon is a conference that will address open standards which allow separate independent systems to communicate with each other. At the same time, the conference will bridge not only new users to Drupal, but other open source and web communities. In fact, for the first time DrupalCon will co-locate with two other significant long-standing conferences: Symfony Live and WebVisions.
May 21 (Dallas): Forrester Workshop: Develop Results-Driven Thought Leadership Marketing Dallas 2013
In this interactive one-day Workshop, you learn how to create a distinctive thought leadership strategy and a platform that attracts potential buyers to your company, gets people energized by your big ideas, inspires people to rave about your firm online and offline, and creates deeper relationships that can pay off in financial gain down the road. Using the IDEA framework and interactive exercises, Forrester analysts help you develop and fine-tune your content marketing to bring new insight and thinking to the issues your buyers face — and set you apart from the competition.
May 21 - 22 (New York): Enterprise Search Summit New York 2013
Enterprise search is evolving. New tools and technologies dictate new strategies. This year’s Enterprise Search Summit focuses on the supporting tools and technologies that lead to successful implementations. Whether your interest concerns internal search or customer-facing websites, presentations at Enterprise Search Summit give you practical information that you can act on when you return to your workplace. We’ve engineered this year's Enterprise Search Summit with lots of room for interaction, with panel discussions and provocative talks.
May 21 - 22 (Los Angeles): BlueGlassX Los Angeles 2013
BlueGlassX is more than just another digital marketing conference. When you come to BlueGlassX, you're joining an exclusive club where you can learn from world class speakers, share unrivaled knowledge in an intimate environment and build priceless relationships. We take care of EVERY detail, allowing you to completely focus on these 3 things: learning from the brightest minds in digital marketing, networking with like-minded people, and having a BLAST!
May 21 - 23 (Gothenburg): Intranätverk Conference Sweden 2013
Intranätverk is an intranet conference for those of you who do not only want to hear a lot of presentations. Presentations will be mixed up with interactive sessions, where you will take part in creating an engaging, learning and participating conference, where we all learn from each other. This conference is for all of us that work with intranets. The conference is arranged because there is a need to network, listen, learn and share knowledge amongst us intranet professionals.
May 22 (Online): Tweet Jam: Understanding & Implementing Customer Journeys #CXMChat
Be sure to join us on Wednesday, May 22nd at 10am PDT / 1pm EDT / 1700 GMT for our monthly Tweet Jam. We welcome the broader CMSWire community to participate, as we spend an hour discussing customer journey mapping — how organizations can use journey's to improve customer experience, and the challenges and opportunities that come with this approach.
May 22 - 24 (Portland): WebVisions Portland 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.”
May 28 - 30 (San Francisco): O'Reilly Fluent Conference San Francisco 2013
May 28 - 31 (Boston): AnDevCon Boston 2013
AnDevCon, the technical conference for software developers building Android apps, is the biggest, most info-packed, most practical Android developer conference in the world – and now it's coming to Boston! You won't find sys admins, VC's, marketing people, celebrities, and curious onlookers…but you will find hundreds of experienced developers and engineers like you attending more than 75 classes 100% focused on Android development. Hang out and network with colleagues and our expert speakers at coffee breaks, lunches and our fabulous Attendee Reception.
May 30 (San Francisco): Pulse San Francisco 2013
At Pulse 2013, CustomerSuccess.org is bringing together the industry's leading innovators in cloud computing, SaaS, software, advertising and other B2B products and services to discuss Customer Success strategies that can help companies proactively manage retention, reduce churn and identify upsell opportunities within the customer base. Over 200 executives from industry leading organizations will share best practices on developing a customer-centric culture across the entire organization, and how their companies are organizing, planning, staffing, training, analyzing, cost justifying and automating Customer Success efforts.
June 2 - 6 (Orlando): Innovate 2013 - The IBM Technical Summit
Innovate 2013: The IBM Technical Summit is IBM's premier networking and educational event for IT professionals engaged in all aspects of software, product and systems delivery. With top-notch keynotes, over 450 breakout sessions, labs, certifications and our biggest exhibit hall ever, Innovate will provide the tools, insights and networking opportunities you need to deliver innovative products and services, faster than your competition, with lower costs and reduced risk.
June 2 - 7 (Las Vegas): Better Software Conference & Agile Development Conference West Las Vegas 2013
Discover Agile Development Conference & Better Software Conference West—the premier collocated conferences for software professionals. These two events bring you the most up-to-date information, tools, and trends regarding agile, project management, people and teams, software testing and QA, software requirements, process improvement, metrics, design, and architecture. Join industry experts and peers for a week jam-packed with learning sessions that will help you make a powerful impact in your job role and for your company.
June 3 - 4 (London): Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit London 2013
This Summit is a premier gathering of program and portfolio management leaders that focus on how organizations select, implement and manage IT initiatives and services. Get the latest Gartner insight to help you choose the right projects, streamline implementation and improve efficiency, all to maximize the results from every investment. Gain new methods of prioritization, resource optimization and governance to address competing strategic goals, as well as how to adapt programs with an eye toward shifting risks and ongoing business case validity.
June 3 - 5 (Ottawa): Digital Strategy Conference Ottawa 2013
Attend the conference where business gets strategic with digital. Dive deep into the key areas you need to develop for your organization’s digital strategy. Based on real case studies submitted from your fellow practitioners, we’ll teach you the fundamentals of digital strategy and then challenge you to articulate how that learning could apply to your organization today. Get advice, problem solve, and exchange ideas with fellow practitioners.
June 3 - 5 (Minneapolis): Confab Minneapolis 2013
Confab Minneapolis: Come for the lakes, stay for the cakes. (And, you know, the content strategy.) As the leading conference of its kind, Confab: The Content Strategy Conference brings together professionals everywhere who realize the value of content. User experience. Marketing. IT. Business management. This is one big party for content-loving folks who value smart thinking, voracious learning, and constant improvement in the workplace and beyond.
June 3 - 6 (San Diego): Sustainable Brands '13
Sustainable Brands is an international community of learning and action focused on understanding and leveraging the role of brands in shaping a flourishing future. The Sustainable Brands Conference is ground zero for sustainability, brand and innovation professionals who come together from around the world to be inspired, engaged and equipped to succeed by building the better brands of tomorrow, while building a network of likeminded colleagues who can help.
June 4 - 5 (Santa Clara): JAXConf 2013 - The Free Java Event for ALL Developers
For two days in June, JAXConf welcomes some of the world’s leading Java experts, thinkers and practitioners to share their craft and mastery secrets. It is a deep-dive for the modern Java developer - and it’s FREE for all. We believe that community is what keeps Java evolving. At JAXConf we’ll extend the tradition of collaboration and open access from the virtual to a REAL location - a meet, greet, listen and learn conference. JAXConf aims to be the largest free Java gathering anywhere.
June 5 - 6 (London): LeWeb London 2013
The central idea behind collaborative consumption, or “The Sharing Economy” is that access to goods and skills is more important than ownership of them. This movement represents a major economic, social and cultural shift and is redefining the ways goods and services are exchanged, valued and created. LeWeb London will explore the New Sharing Economy from all of these angles. Checking out the hot technologies at the heart of it and as always, hearing industry visionaries take on the concept.
June 6 (London): iEnterprise London 2013
iEnterprise 2013 will unite an audience of senior technology, marketing and HR executives to learn about the increasing opportunities and challenges of consumer-style apps in the enterprise. With the continued growth of consumer style apps in the enterprise, how does today's CIO/IT director manage and keep control of the business infrastructure? At iEnterprise 2013, you will hear how leading organisations are enabling collaboration between IT, marketing and HR teams to answer these questions. The programme features contributions from the likes of O2, Virgin Media, Capgemini, Ion Interactive (Scott Brinker), Philips and Bupa.
June 6 (London): Econsultancy - Future of Digital Marketing
In just one day, learn about the future of digital marketing from those leading the way. Get inside the minds of expert practitioners and leading thinkers to find out what needs to be in your development plans if you're to be among the best. Give us a day, we’ll give you a new perspective on your day job. With a healthy wallop of ideas, inspiration and energy to bring back to the fray.
June 6 - 7 (San Francisco): Inside Social Apps San Francisco 2013
Inside Social Apps 2013 brings together today's leading developers of social and mobile apps and games for a two-day summit on the future of app and game distribution and monetization on social and mobile platforms. Discussions will tackle key issues and explore new opportunities facing social and mobile apps and games, including monetization, app and game design, marketing, and growth on established and emerging platforms, including iOS, Android, Facebook, and more.
June 6 - 8 (Amsterdam): Dutch Mobile Conference Amsterdam 2013
A 3-day conference about technologies used for mobile websites and mobile web application development focussed on developers. The first day wil be packed with in-depth tutorials. On the other 2 days talks will be given on various subjects regarding mobile web development. Our aim is to deliver an awesome quality conference to inspire, inform and teach our visitors. As a bonus all visitors will get access to both the DMC and its sibling the DPC.
June 10 - 11 (London): Forrester's Forum For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals EMEA 2013
Your leaders demand new strategies, new architectures, new ecosystems, and new competencies. You now play a central role defining and executing on new sourcing strategies to deliver tomorrow’s digital-fueled business outcomes in the digital age. At this Forum, Forrester analysts and industry executive speakers will help you learn how to address tomorrow’s digital-fueled business outcome challenges and how you can play a more relevant and vocal role with your business leaders.
June 10 - 11 (London): Forrester's Forum For Security & Risk Professionals EMEA 2013
Your leaders demand new strategies, new architectures, new ecosystems, and new competencies. You and your team must secure tomorrow’s digital-fueled business outcomes in the digital age. Forrester has designed this Forum to address tomorrow’s digital-fueled business outcome challenges and how you can play a more relevant and vocal role with your business leaders.
June 10 - 11 (London): Forrester's Forum For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals EMEA 2013
Digital disrupts business models and value streams, introduces new competitive threats, and comes with new demands from your customers and employees. This Forum has been designed to address tomorrow’s digital-fueled business outcome challenges and how you can play a more relevant and vocal role with your business leaders.
June 10 - 11 (London): Forrester's Forum For Enterprise Architecture Professionals EMEA 2013
The drumbeat of business change is speeding up. Digital technology — social, mobile, analytics, cloud, and devices — disrupts business models and value streams, introduces new competitive threats, and comes with new demands from your customers and employees. At this Forum, Forrester analysts and industry executive speakers will help you address the challenges that tomorrow’s digital technology brings to your business.
June 10 - 11 (London): Forrester's Forum For CIOs EMEA 2013
Many tech savvy business leaders are bypassing IT and acquiring technology to drive unique customer interactions, engage business partners, and allow employees to do their jobs more effectively. These differentiated business capabilities are complex. They require many tradeoffs, implementation choices, and organizational changes. At this Forum, Forrester analysts and industry executive speakers will help you design and drive capabilities and culture within the business technology organization.
June 10 - 12 (Berlin): XCHANGE Web Analytics Conference Berlin
Expressly designed for enterprise analytics managers and digital marketing and measurement practitioners, X Change brings together top professionals in the field in a no-sales, all business, peer-to-peer environment for deep-dives into cutting edge online measurement topics. X Change is a rare opportunity to talk, peer-to-peer and in-depth, with many of the most sophisticated enterprise web analytics managers and professionals in the world. No Additives required — just 100% conversation!
June 10 - 13 (Chicago): Predictive Analytics World Chicago 2013
Predictive Analytics World June 10-13 in Chicago is packed with the top predictive analytics experts, practitioners, authors and business thought leaders. Predictive Analytics World focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics. Hear from the horse's mouth precisely how Fortune 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners deploy predictive modeling, and what kind of business impact it delivers.
June 10 - 13 (Chicago): eMetrics Summit Chicago 2013
eMetrics Summit: the most comprehensive and forward thinking digital analytics forum. Best practices, Tools and Techniques to optimize successful digital marketing programs. 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.
June 10 - 14 (San Francisco): Apple Worldwide Developers Conference San Francisco 2013
The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) gives developers an in-depth look at the latest in iOS and OS X. You can learn from and be inspired by more than 100 sessions led by Apple engineers, get help from Apple experts through an extensive set of hands-on labs, and connect with fellow developers from around the world, giving you the opportunity to create your best apps ever. With six technical tracks and over 100 sessions, you’ll be one of the first to see the latest technologies in iOS and OS X.
June 11 (London): Engaging Comms Conference London 2013
21 Brands. 1 Day. Engaging internal and external audiences and getting your message out with Advanced Social, Multi-Channel and Media Communication Strategies. Made by Internal & External Communication Professionals for Internal & External Communication Professionals.
June 11 - 12 (Seattle): Search Marketing Expo - SMX Advanced Seattle 2013
SMX Advanced is the only search marketing conference designed exclusively for experienced internet marketers. Sessions are fast-paced, Q&A-packed frequently controversial, always informative and don¹t stop to cover the basics. Fluent in search engine marketing? Come to SMX Advanced and engage with others who speak your native language. Be a leader among the leaders in search marketing by attending. Influencing industry developments is an essential mission of SMX Advanced, which connects search marketers, decision makers from the search engines, and other key industry stakeholders. You'll participate in conversations orchestrated to debate thorny issues and move the industry forward.
June 11 - 13 (Chicago): Conversion Conference Chicago 2013
SiteTuners and Rising Media are pleased to bring Conversion Conference back to midwest for the second year. This highly-targeted event is ideal of digital/interactive marketers, e-commerce professionals, web designers, marketing analysts, and anyone who has responsibility for generating business online. Conversion Conference will be held alongside eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Predictive Analytics World, DemandCon, Text Analytics World and AM Days - offering attendees expanded opportunities for networking and a shared exhibit hall packed with new solutions for digital marketing, planning and analytics.
June 11 - 13 (Berlin): IBM Exceptional Web Experience Berlin 2013
Attend the IBM Exceptional Web Experience 2013 at the Hotel Berlin Berlin, June 11 - 13, 2013, and immerse yourself in the latest technology news, implementation experiences and business advantages and industry direction that defines your customers' and employees' web experiences. Select from over 100 technical and business strategy sessions and hands-on labs delivered by top IBM business and technical leaders and experienced IBM Business Partner practitioners. Hear web experience solution details, achievements and lessons-learned directly from customers across industries in the popular Customer Case Studies track.
June 12 - 13 (New York): Social Media Strategies Summit New York 2013
The New York Summit will provide attendees with emerging strategies, the latest social tools, and insights from successful social media marketing campaigns. Over the course of two days, SMSS – NY offers all of the elements you need to achieve social media success! This year, we have implemented new session tracks including: A: Social Platforms; B: Internal Collaboration; and C: Measures, Metrics & Analytics. Case studies demonstrating analytically proven success will be presented by top brands. We are thrilled to bring Social Media Strategies Summit back to Chicago for another successful year.
June 12 - 13 (New York): The Corporate Social Media Summit New York 2013
Superior marketing response, sharper corporate decision-making, enhanced innovation and a happier, more loyal customer: Become a social business. The Corporate Social Media Summit is your one-stop-shop for all the latest social media insight and best practice. It gives you a 360 degree look into building, operationalizing and initiating a successful social media strategy at your company.
June 12 - 14 (New York): International Conference on e-Learning in the Workplace 2013
With researchers and practitioners coming from around the globe—and from university and business settings—ICELW works to improve online learning so that it makes a measurable difference in workplace performance and morale. By uniting the corporate and academic worlds, ICELW is creating a new synergy—one with the unique capability to realize the vast potential of e-learning in business and industry.
June 12 - 14 (Mumbai): The Global High on Cloud Summit Mumbai 2013
Cloud Computing anywhere across the globe describes delivery of hosted services through the internet. People are shifting their business applications from traditional software models to the mighty cloud. You can hardly predict what would be our future if cloud computing wouldn’t be there to maneuver establishments safely towards profitable positions. Through The Global High on Cloud Summit we would like to address the issues, concerns, latest trends, new technology and upcoming innovations on the Cloud platform which will give an open forum and opportunity to everyone in the industry to come together and share their ideas & updates and provide a global outlook.
June 12 - 14 (Toronto): SES Toronto 2013
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.
June 13 - 14 (Stockholm): Erlang User Conference Stockholm 2013
Each year, the Erlang User Conference in Stockholm brings together more and more developers and companies using Erlang across the world. This year, we are proud to have Mike Williams, Robert Virding and Joe Armstrong in a joint keynote. The second keynote will be delivered by Claes Wikström - author of Yaws and founder of Tail-F; other speakers include Bruce Tate, Pavlo Baron, Mahesh Paolini- Subramanya, Steve Vinoski and many more. The conference will be preceded by three days of training courses: Erlang Express, OTP Express, Building Distributed Clusters with Riak and Test Driven Development in Erlang – starting on the 10th of June.
June 13 - 14 (San Jose): SDL Innovate San Jose 2013
The market is global and it’s competitive. Empowered customers are connected, informed and ready to interact. Transform the global customer experience by engaging with them in the language, the media and at the moment they choose. Join us at the fourth annual SDL Innovate conference, offering two days of unparalleled learning and networking opportunities. Get cutting-edge insight from the experts and organizations that are shaping the future of global business.
June 13 - 14 (Singapore): ad:tech Singapore 2013
Online Advertising is the fastest growing advertising medium in history. The outreach and influence digital advertising has on the world is increasing by leaps and bounds. Brands and all recognize the power of the digital space and the boundless opportunities it presents; hence the adoption rate is escalating day by day. ad:tech Singapore connects the Southeast Asian digital industry and is the annual gathering of all brand advertisers, traditional & interactive agencies, portals, on-line publishers and service providers.
June 17 - 19 (Boston): E2 Conference Boston 2013
Enterprise 2.0 Conference takes a strategic perspective, emphasizing the bigger picture implications of the technology and the exploration of what is at stake for organizations trying to change not only tools, but also culture and process. Beyond discussion of the “why”, there will also be in-depth opportunities for learning the “how” that will help you bring Enterprise 2.0 to your business.
June 17 - 19 (Chicago): CRMC 2013 (Customer Relationship Management Conference)
Over its 20 year history, the CRMC has become the premier event for Retail Marketing & CRM Executives. The 2013 agenda is packed with case studies from top executives at leading retail firms including American Airlines, Chico's, The Children's Place, IKEA, ULTA, Whole Foods, and many more. A diverse group of experts will also cover digital marketing, mobile and social media, customer behavior, the economy, and other topics of importance to retail CRMC practitioners.
June 18 - 19 (Vancouver): Customer Experience Strategies Summit West Vancouver 2013
Deliver consistent and excellent customer service to gain the competitive edge. Providing exceptional customer experience has become essential to any modern business strategy. With limited and increasingly savvy customers, your organization must deliver an experience that sets you both apart and ahead. This summit brings together renowned leaders from many corners of the customer experience world. Deliver the knowledge you need to foster loyal, long-term customers to ensure your company’s sustainability.
June 19 - 20 (San Francisco): Structure Conference San Francisco 2013
Structure is the industry’s leading Cloud Computing conference by prestige of speakers, editorial integrity and forward looking agenda. Be informed on the tectonic changes that will affect your company and your future technology decisions. We assemble some of the leading edge practitioners and architects to discuss their reasons why and understand better what role technology service providers have to play in this growing market. We look at what will be needed for the “contacts and contracts” ecosystem to flourish and what considerations you need to make to plan correctly your contract purchases.
June 19 - 22 (Wisconsin): Brand Marketers Summit
The MediaPost Brand Marketers Summit for America's leading national advertisers returns to the American Club Kohler, WI for the second year in a row in June of 2013. The Summit will address how radical digital transformation is changing the way brands interact with customers. Brand marketers, agency execs, and practitioners will gather for this three day Summit to learn from each other and explore in depth how to thrive in the new, ever-evolving world of today's consumers. The Summit is designed to share leading edge information and experience in a think-tank environment. The experiences of leading marketers will be shared demonstrating how they have transformed customer acquisition, retention and interaction.
June 20 - 21 (Amsterdam): iRecruit 2.013 Conference Amsterdam
iRecruit 2.013 Europe’s foremost Talent Management and Recruitment Conference & Expo is focused on connecting our network to the best information, recommendations, technologies, tools and resources in the world, ultimately needed by your leadership teams to execute their business strategies. In the research, the talent and recruiting function came out on top with 3.5 times the profit growth and 2.0 times the profit margin. Companies continuously need to modernize and rethink the way they attract, lead, develop, predict, and engage people.
June 24 - 25 (Philadelphia): Data Informed Marketing Analytics and Customer Engagements Philadelphia 2013
This event arms you with the information you need to create an effective data-driven customer strategy. You will better understand how to interpret internal and external customer data. This event is for those who are not sure what the next step is for integrating big data concepts and technology into their customer strategies. This is the one event to attend to develop your total data-driven customer strategy.
June 24 - 25 (Vancouver): The Foundation, Endowment & Not for Profit Investment Summit West Vancouver 2013
Improve Financial Stability, Deliver Impact, and Fulfill Your Mission. Formulate a cohesive strategy to mitigate risks, maximize returns, and meet disbursement obligations. In a forum uniquely designed for foundation and endowment executives, take away progressive tools to deliver on mission in a volatile economy. Engage peers in interactive dialogues to improve your financial management and create a lasting impact.
June 24 - 26 (San Francisco): Mobile Commerce World San Francisco 2013
The new world of mobile commerce is disruptive, and is challenging even the most innovative companies in the world. The risks are high, but the stakes are even higher. Developing and deploying a mobile commerce system is complex. Over three days, Mobile Commerce World will feature more than 150+ expert speakers and 50+ conference sessions, and will bring together the entire mobile commerce ecosystem to help executives develop a clear strategy to harness this new platform.
June 24 - 27 (Minneapolis): SharePoint 2013 Power End User Training Minnesota 2013
If you’re a SharePoint End User who needs training on using, operating, and building sites in SharePoint 2013, 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 2013, you will learn many practical tools, from site creation and deletion to creating and managing lists and libraries.
June 25 - 26 (Online): DAM Europe: The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media
Once again DAM Europe highlights all the important issues: from the fundamentals of how to get started with a DAM solution to the latest developments in applying DAM to enhance the bottom line. Its all covered: from mastering the challenges of digital content work flow to monetising assets in new and innovative ways.
June 25 - 26 (New York): Forrester's Forum For Customer Experience Professionals East New York 2013
Forrester’s Customer Experience Index shows that 2012 was a weak year for most companies. Consumers rated 61% of the brands they do business with as OK, very poor, or poor. Through keynote speeches and track sessions, attendees will learn how to get their customer experience programs to the next level, whether they’re starting from scratch or in the midst of a transformation.
June 26 (London): Control, Compete & Comply Conference Dublin 2013
Quality People, Quality Time, Positive Solutions and Clear Thinking. Finally, a conference about Information Governance that doesn’t ask you questions; it answers them. The DLM Forum is holding a unique event in Dublin on 26th June that will be hosted by the National Archives of Ireland, at the historic Royal Hospital in Kilmainham, Dublin. Each of our sessions will challenge attendees to contribute. This is too important a topic for us to lecture while you sit back passively. Each session will involve an interactive format. It could be a panel, it might be the attendee posing the questions. Or it could be a debate, with vendors vs. delegates arguing the case.
June 26 - 27 (London): Cloud World Forum London 2013
The premier meeting place for technology leaders from across Europe, the Cloud World Forum pitches the globe’s top cloud computing providers alongside end-users and innovators from across industry sectors.5,000 Senior Level Decision Makers - Building on our 2012 show you'll get to network and share business concerns with everyone you need to know in the cloud industry.
June 26 - 27 (London): Big Data World Congress London 2013
The Big Data World Congress is the only place to discuss the latest trends and technologies related to the rise of big data in your organisation. Highlights include: meet with over 5,000 technology decision-makers, hear 30+ expert speakers discuss practical tips on how to capitalise on your use of data, discover new product solutions in the Big Data Expo, co-located with the 5th Annual Cloud World Forum and collaborate and discuss strategy and best practice with industry leaders.
June 27 - 29 (Barcelona): WebVisions Barcelona 2013
WebVisions returns to Europe for three days of sessions, keynotes and special events with leading web, mobile, UX, DIY and strategy experts. 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.”
July 2 (Montpellier): Scala2013
The leading forum for research and development on or related to the Scala programming language. Join us for a full day of research talks, tool demos, and opportunities to engage with researchers, practitioners, and students working with or interested in the Scala programming language. The Scala workshop is a venue for exploring ongoing work on programming languages and software engineering, intent on bridging the gap between industry and academia.
July 3 (Norwich): MobDevCon UK 2013
Naked Element Ltd. presents the first mobile development conference in Norfolk. MobDevCon is a one day conference and is open to all. There will be presentations and workshops covering a broad range of mobile development topics. Do you want to go mobile? Not sure which platform to use? Want to find out about NFC? Come join us on 3 July 2013 and find answers to your mobile questions at MobDevCon.
July 4 (Amsterdam): Scrum Day Europe 2013
It’s time to extend the benefits of Scrum -greater Agility, higher-quality products, and lower costs- from individual teams to your entire enterprise. However, with Scrum’s lack of prescribed rules, the friction of change can be challenging as people struggle to break from old project management habits. During the second Scrum Day Europe, the co-founder of Scrum, Ken Schwaber takes you through organizational and interpersonal processes. You’ll find out how to successfully adopt Scrum across your entire organization.
July 5 - 7 (Tasmania): PyCon Australia 2013
PyCon Australia is the national conference for users of the Python Programming Language. In July 2013, we're returning to Hobart, bringing together students, enthusiasts, and professionals with a love of Python from around Australia, and from all over the World. Once again, we'll have a weekend packed full of amazing content on all aspects of the Python ecosystem, presented by experts and core developers of the tools and frameworks you use every day. We're excited about the return of Friday Night CodeWars, and of course, we've got the usual conference dinner, as well as two days of developer sprints following the conference proceedings.
July 7 - 11 (San Francisco): Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference San Francisco 2013
WPC is a global gathering of top Microsoft partners which provides the roadmap and inspiration to activate and drive joint business. WPC is where partners go to get more. Partners will be immersed in a breadth of devices and services that empower business, will experience various opportunities for business conversations, and hear other partner and customer success stories. WPC is where partners go to get motivated. Nowhere else can you network with such a large and successful partner community, hear from the top influencers of modern computing or align with Microsoft’s roadmap for the year.
July 8 - 9 (London): Social CRM London 2013
The Latest in Social CRM, Marketing and Customer Engagement. Two-day workshop and conference focusing on integrating social media functions in CRM, Customer Engagement and Marketing. Featuring talks, panel discussions and Q&A with industry leaders and brand speakers. An unique and insightful conference featuring brand and agency speakers. The very latest in social CRM from strategy and the latest developments to recent case studies and interactive discussions.
July 8 - 10 (Chicago): Lambda Jam Chicago 2013
Are you a functional programmer looking to improve your skills in languages like Clojure, Scala, Erlang, Haskell, or F#? If so, then Lambda Jam is a new conference that can take your skills to the next level. This is not your traditional conference of sitting and listening - a significant portion of each day will be devoted to hands-on practice or workshops. We aim to stretch your skills and teach you something new!
July 8 - 12 (Napa): Cloud Identity Summit Napa 2013
Learn more about the future of security, identity and access management at Cloud Identity Summit 2013. Explore the leading edge of identity management through a series of in-depth workshops, enlightening lectures and engaging sessions in a world-renowned location. Now in its 4th year, Cloud Identity Summit has become the premier event for discovering how identity is enabling a new world of collaboration and business agility across cloud, mobile, social and big data. This unique event not only helps define the future of security in a world without perimeters, but also showcases the latest technologies and solutions from the leading implementers and industry luminaries.
July 11 (London): App Promotion Summit London 2013
We believe that mobile app marketing needs its own dedicated event – not just a half hour slot in a conference agenda. The App Promotion Summit will cover topics like App Store Optimization (ASO), Cross Promotion Networks, Media Buying and App Discovery Apps in detail. The App Promotion Summit is tackling a major issue, one that the vast majority of key players in mobile have a stake in – how can you best ensure that as many people as possible know about your app? That’s why a conference, one that tackles the challenge head on, makes sense. We’re going to bring together all the different stakeholders, for one day, in a room for a series of presentations, discussions and relationship building.
July 12 - 13 (Tennessee): Codestock Knoxville 2013
CodeStock is a two day event for technology and information exchange. Created by the community, for the community – this is not an industry trade show pushing the latest in marketing as technology, but a gathering of working professionals sharing knowledge and experience. Join us at CodeStock 2013 and move into the future.
July 12 - 13 (Madison): UXMad Wisconsin 2013
UXMad is a one-track conference where agile design meets elegant function. With two full days featuring speakers from near and far, the conference will showcase the assets of the passionate local UX community and allow Madison visitors a chance to experience one of the best, brainiest and least-expensive places in the United States to live and work. Come for UX inspiration. Stay for the cheese.
July 15 - 16 (Alabama): TakeDownCon Alabama 2013
Rocket City – TakeDownCon is a highly technical forum that focuses on the latest vulnerabilities, the most potent exploits, and the current security threats. The best and the brightest in the field come to share their knowledge, giving delegates the opportunity to learn about the industry’s most important issues. With two days and two dynamic tracks, delegates will spend Day 1 on the Attack, learning how even the most protected systems can be breached. Day 2 is dedicated to Defense, and delegates will learn if their defense mechanisms are on par to thwart nefarious and persistent attacks.
July 15 - 17 (Chicago): Strategic Selling Summit Chicago 2013
A new stakeholder summit for de-siloing the organization and optimizing basket growth. Best practice meets visionary thinking and actionability with all new presentations designed for Shopper Marketers, Category Leaders, Shopper Analytics and Merchandisers. Co-located with the 13th Annual Shopper Insights in Action Conference, this is the annual voice of the shopper industry event to share stories, co-create new shopper innovations and shape the future of retail. Breakdown the barriers and the silos to target the right shopper with positive disruption to reap purchase conversion. A strategic integration of current segregated groups will be the game-changing transformation needed to champion the intelligence of basket growth one shopper at a time.
July 16 - 19 (Denver): ÜberConf Denver 2013
Join us for ÜberConf 2013 taking place in beautiful Denver, CO July 16 - 19, 2013. Brought to you by the No Fluff Just Stuff Software Symposium Series, ÜberConf will explore the ever evolving ecosystem of Java the Platform. The Ü will offer 160 technically focused sessions including 25+ hands-on workshops centered around Architecture, Cloud, Security, Enterprise Java, Languages on the JVM, Build/Test, Mobility and Agility. The goal of ÜberConf is a simple one: totally blow the minds of our attendees. ÜberConf will educate developers and explore the powerful languages and tools which are changing the way we create software using the Java Platform.
July 16 - 19 (Orlando): SenchaCon Orlando 2013
July 22 - 23 (Colombo): E-Com and IT International Conference Sri Lanka 2013
Attend this conference to find out the latest research on how e- commerce is evolving, the opportunities it presents, how to integrate it into an overall strategy. Recent research indicates that the e-commerce market is growing at a rapid pace – revenues are set to increase to US$40 billion globally in the next 5 years. Overcoming the challenges of how to integrate online consumers into the purchasing process are vital to know. Marketers need to update their understanding of the role internet technology plays in the marketing funnel, from a channel for driving awareness and leads to a retail channel for driving conversion, loyalty and advocacy.
July 23 - 25 (Chicago): Social Recruiting Strategies Conference Chicago 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 2013 - Chicago - will offer best practices and lessons learned from industry leaders, recruiting gurus, leading brands and case studies of leading organizations. The three-day conference, July 23-25th, offers expert insight into best practices, current trends, metrics, and statistics on today’s talent pool and how to effectively leverage social recruiting strategies to land the best candidates.
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