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.)

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April Events

April 30 (London): Mobile 2014 Marketing Conference London

Mobile has revolutionised customer behaviour. It is now not just the biggest influencer of purchases of all types but also, increasingly, the transaction point. Marketing’s acclaimed Mobile 2014 conference arrives at a pivotal time for the profession. In one interactive day it will cut through all speculation, delivering the tailored checklist you need to start driving more mobile returns for your business.

April 30 (Abu Dhabi): STEP Conference Dubai 2014

STEP is coming back with its annual STEP Conference on Wednesday, April 30th, 2014. STEP Conference will be bigger and better at our usual spot, Al Serkal Avenue, the art district of Dubai. STEP Conference 2014 will focus on topics of media, technology, and design.

May Events

May 1 (Chicago): Liferay Roadshow - Chicago

Join Rivet Logic and Liferay for a special lunch seminar and learn about the new Liferay Portal 6.2, and how it can be used to address a variety of business challenges -- in particular, creating complete digital experiences across multiple channels for optimal user engagement.

May 1 (Dallas): InnoTech Dallas 2014

In one focused day, InnoTech Dallas creates an environment where education, innovation, peer-to-peer networking and the latest technology and business solutions are all available specifically for IT professionals.

May 1 - 2 (Canberra): Web Directions Code Melbourne 2014

In this all day, hands-on workshop, John Allsopp will cover the technologies now available to help your sites and applications work while a user isn't connected to the Web, and better even when they are.

May 1 - 3 (Victoria): Social Media Camp Victoria 2014

Welcome to Canada's largest social media event; May 1-3, 2014 in Victoria BC. Learn from some of the most knowledgeable and influential professionals in social media. Social Media Camp gives you the edge you need to stand out. We're excited to feature Tod Maffin, Julien Smith, Melonie Dodaro, April Dunford and more than 50 world-class speakers and trainers.

May 1 - 3 (Columbia): ConvergeSE Columbia 2014

ConvergeSE takes place in beautiful springtime in Columbia, South Carolina. Spend 3 days with us learning and sharpening your skills, we’ll give you plenty of opportunities to eat, drink and party with the speakers and other attendees.

May 2 (Milwaukee): Liferay Roadshow - Milwaukee

This special event features a customer case study from Sargento, an innovative consumer products company that took bold and fruitful steps to adopt open source technology in a successful effort to enhance their employee work experience via a modern intranet built on top of Liferay, named The Block.

May 3 - 4 (Ottawa): WordCamp Ottawa 2014

WordCamps are casual, volunteer organized conferences that focus on everything related to WordPress. Each WordCamp is a little different, but they all share a similar goal. That is to provide an opportunity for people to come together and discuss their common interest in WordPress, learn from each other, network and have a great time doing it.

May 3 - 4 (Zurich): WordCamp Switzerland 2014

WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. On May 3rd, the Swiss WordPress community will converge in Zurich for WordCamp Switzerland 2014.

May 4 - 9 (Orlando): STAREAST Orlando 2014

STAREAST is the premier event for software testers and quality assurance professionals -- covering all your testing needs with 100+ learning and networking opportunities

May 4 - 6 (Las Vegas): midTECH Spring Las Vegas 2014

midTECH brings together executives from specific industries to focus on challenges that are apparent in their respected fields, while also providing one on one networking opportunities to potentially solve challenges that you are facing.

May 5 - 6 (San Francisco): Sales 2.0 Conference San Francisco 2014

The Sales 2.0 Conference 2014 provides B2B sales, marketing and operation leaders proven tactics from an expert community, for optimizing sales processes and results, during an interactive and regionalized event from the best sales expertise resources.

May 5 - 6 (San Francisco): Open Business Conference San Francisco 2014

Open Source is blazing a new path of innovation in the areas of Cloud, Big Data, Mobile applications, Enterprise Mobility and applications integration. Open Source has become ubiquitous in the Enterprise and in the business layer, as more and more organizations are reaping its considerable benefits, including speed, efficiency and cost savings.

May 5 - 6 (Orlando): Forrester's Forum For Technology Management Leaders

You need to equip your business with digital capabilities that permeate all sources of customer value -- redefining your products, services, and sourcing strategies. Here’s the kicker: It’s got to happen fast and in a way that allows for more shifts down the road. Attendees will learn how to turn emerging technologies and processes into quick-win, high-impact digital capabilities -- and in the process, reinvent their business technology organizations.

May 5 - 7 (Los Angeles): Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit Los Angeles 2014

Deliver Excellent Engagement Through Mobile, Social and Analytics. Across 2.5 intensive days our 2014 agenda delivers a truly comprehensive learning experience for today’s portals, content and collaboration professionals. Here’s what you’ll gain. Critical new insights into today’s new and emerging trends and technologies. And the tools and best practices to turn those insights into real-world success. Get ready to meet expectations and deliver exceptional user engagement.

May 5 -7 (Portland): Monitorama PDX 2014

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.

May 5 - 8 (Las Vegas): Symantec Vision 2014 Las Vegas

Symantec Vision exists to deliver the face-to-face insights, information and experiences you need to secure and manage your information-driven organization.

May 5 - 8 (Las Vegas): EMC World Las Vegas 2014

The most exciting time in tech is coming soon — EMC World 2014 returns to Las Vegas May 5-8 at The Venetian! As data growth explodes, EMC creates the infrastructure that enables you to manage your business and your career. Come to EMC World 2014 to find out what’s next!

May 5 - 8 (Barcelona): SharePoint Conference Europe 2014

We are delighted to announce the next European SharePoint Conference will take place in beautiful Barcelona from 5th - 8th May 2014. The conference brings together the world's best speakers from the industry, a vibrant community of SharePoint professionals, developers, end users and business leaders. Combine this with sunny weather and a party atmosphere; Europe's largest SharePoint Conference is a must for your diary!

May 5 - 8 (San Francisco): Lean Kanban North America Conference 2014

The Modern Management Methods Conference highlights new ways to manage 21st Century creative and knowledge worker businesses. The conference is for anyone who has to make decisions and manage risks in creative and knowledge work industries, especially managers, executives and those who train or coach them.

May 6 - 7 (Manchester): UX Foundation Training 2014

This course is designed to help online professionals build their skills in user experience design. Our approach is to blend theory with practice. We provide a solid grounding in the philosophy and principles behind user experience. And we follow through with hands-on practice in the fundamental UX techniques: customer research, interaction design and user testing.

May 6 - 7 (Miami): The Un-Conference Miami 2014

For two full days in May 2014, 5 teams of 10 marketers will gather together to create a one-of-a-kind learning and networking experience dedicated to all aspects of building successful brands for the 21st century.

May 6 - 8 (Philadelphia): J. Boye Web & Intranet Conference Philadelphia 2014

J. Boye’s conferences grew out of our international groups for online professionals. We are in regular contact with our 500+ members from large and complex organizations and we know their agendas and projects. This puts us in a unique position to assess and determine what is happening in every corner of the field at any given time and enables us to put together a relevant program that really reflects the current challenges of our delegates.

May 7 (Sao Paulo): OpenText Innovation Tour São Paulo 2014 - The Future of Enterprise Information

The OpenText Innovation Tour is a globe-spanning continuation of this invigorating dialogue: A one-day event that provides a singular opportunity to interact with OpenText management, partners, customers, and industry visionaries.

May 7 - 8 (San Francisco): Marketing Innovation Summit for B2B San Francisco 2014

The Marketing Innovation Summit for B2B is a premier two-day event dedicated to innovative digital B2B marketers, located at San Francisco’s AT&T Park. Taking place on May 7-8, the event brings together marketing and advertising executives, leading industry analysts, and other B2B marketing experts to examine the rapidly changing landscape of B2B marketing and what it takes to be successful.

May 7 - 8 (Santa Clara): Internet of Things Developers Conference Santa Clara 2014

To help rein in the vast world of IoT, the IoT DevCon will focus on technologies ranging from the ultra-low power microcontrollers to the multicore-enabled aggregation hubs to the software and security infrastructure required for monitoring and management of the enormous bundles of data.

May 7 - 9 (San Jose): PASS Business Analytics Conference San Jose 2014

There’s never been a more exciting time for data professionals as more organizations turn to data-driven insights to stay ahead. But staying up to speed in this rapidly changing data landscape is a challenge. This conference brings together analysts from the world of analytics to connect, share experiences, and learn more about the power of data to transform business.

May 7 - 9 (Minneapolis): Confab Central Minneapolis 2014

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.

May 8 (New York): Open Analytics NYC Summit 2014

Open Analytics Summits are for Developers, Engineers, Data Scientists, CMOs, Data Analysts, CTOs, Architects, Brand Managers, and anyone passionate about open source technologies, big data, or data analytics.

May 8 - 9 (London): Media360 London 2014

Media360 is the annual gathering of the finest minds in media and marketing. It is the only event to bring together top-tier clients, truly eye-opening agencies and game-changing media owners for a two-day revelation.

May 8 - 10 (Berlin): LinuxTag Berlin 2014

The 20th LinuxTag moves in the station in central Berlin and takes place from the 8th to 10 May 2014. Visitors of Europe's leading conference and exhibition for professional users and developers of open source have the opportunity to visit the droidcon, the world's largest Android developer event which is held at the same time.

May 9 (Baltimore): bmoreresponsive Baltimore 2014

Bmoresponsive is a single day, single track conference dedicated to responsive web design. Ticket includes conference, lunch and access to post-conference activities.

May 12 (New York): Content Delivery Summit New York 2014

Now in its sixth year, the Content Delivery Summit is a one-day conference that brings together telecom carriers, service providers, content owners, and industry vendors for a detailed look at CDN platforms for the delivery of video and content acceleration.

May 12 - 14 (New York): Data Summit New York 2014

Data Summit is your guide to the future of data management and analysis and how it is transforming the business world as we know it today. IT practitioners and business stakeholders alike will benefit from an intensive, two-day immersion into the key technologies and strategies for becoming a data-driven business. Learn what works in the real world. Master the leading technologies and techniques. Connect with the best minds in the industry and plan your course forward.

May 12 - 14 (The Netherlands): Enterprise Mobility Exchange (Europe) 2014

The Enterprise Mobility Exchange (Europe) is widely acknowledged as the must-attend meeting for CIOs, VPs and Directors of IT, Enterprise Mobility, Enterprise Architecture, Field Service and Operations.

May 12 - 14 (Munich): BigDataCon Munich 2014

The BigDataCon is the conference that deals with these challenges in the technical and strategic level. It presents the latest practice-relevant information and guidance for software architects, database professionals and IT decision-makers and offers excellent networking opportunities with other experts.

Mary 12 - 14 (Las Vegas): Imagine 2014 Las Vegas

Imagine brings together more than 1,700 merchants, partners, developers, digital industry experts and open source enthusiasts, from over 35 countries, for three days of networking, collaboration, cutting-edge sessions and, of course, imagination!

May 12 - 14 (San Diego): An Event Apart San Diego 2014

An Event Apart San Diego 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 design with Luke Wroblewski.

May 12 - 15 (Tampa): IBM SmarterCommerce Global Summit Tampa 2014

Join us for the IBM Smarter Commerce Global Summit 2014 with a powerful combination of leaders from marketing, eCommerce, procurement and supply chain management, customer service and IT. Learn from industry experts who have developed best practices with proven results by engaging in real-time with their customers, partners and suppliers — because moments matter.

May 12 - 15 (Toronto): Predictive Analytics World Toronto 2014

Predictive Analytics World Toronto is the leading event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors.

May 12 - 15 (Toronto): eMetrics Summit Toronto 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.

May 13 (San Francisco): SDLC Acceleration Summit San Francisco 2014

This 1-day summit will bring you critical strategies, industry trends & innovations about ensuring the quality, security & reliability of your applications. The SDLC Acceleration Summit is your forum for asking questions and sharing ideas about continuous testing, release & delivery to ensure applications are on time and on budget.

May 13 - 14 (Atlanta): CXPA Insight Exchange Atlanta 2014

Join your fellow customer experience leaders and professionals May 13-14, 2014 at the Loews Atlanta Hotel in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia for the fourth annual Insight Exchange. This event brings together passionate professionals for world-class learning and networking with a unique approach to exchange and a focus on innovation.

May 13 - 14 (San Francisco): The Incite Summit West - San Francisco 2014

Understand your customer better, and act on that insight to deliver marketing of unrivalled effectiveness. The Incite Summit is your best opportunity to work with, and learn from, the brightest marketers from the biggest brands in the world.

May 13 - 14 (London): Search Marketing Expo London 2014

Whether you’re a web designer, developer, in public relations, advertising or traditional marketing, it’s imperative for you to maintain your on-going education in search marketing and its ever-changing ways.

May 13 - 15 (Greenwich): Document Strategy Forum Greenwich 2014

Document Strategy Forum offers an unparalleled conference program that truly addresses the document strategy for enterprises. Co-located once again with the BFMA Annual Conference, attendees are given the freedom to customize their individual learning experience by choosing from eight tracks and more than 80 sessions over a three-day period.

May 13 - 15 (Greenwich): Connect-IT Conference 2014

An event where business and IT leaders will learn from each other, their peers and other related business functions across other industries on the practical, actionable digital strategies to transform the enterprise.

May 13 - 16 (Dublin): UX Intensive Dublin 2014

UX Intensive is a four-day workshop series for intermediate-level professionals wanting to take their practice to the next level. Examining the four key elements that contribute to successful interactive experiences, each day includes fun, hands-on activities designed to build skills and provide a framework that participants can immediately put into practice.

May 13 - 17 (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur): DjangoCon 2014

To attend Djangocon Europe 2014 you'll need either to swim a bit, or take the boat.Put a parrot on your shoulder and sing as a pirate. It's only short ride though, about 10 minutes; just enough to breath the salt air and taste the sea spray. We are thrilled to announce that DjangoCon Europe 2014 will take place on its own island!

May 14 (San Francisco): InsideView's Insider Summit San Francisco 2014

This year's summit is jam packed with great speakers, thought leadership and exciting events. You won't want to miss the Insider Summit!

May 14 (Buenos Aires): Avaya Evolutions Buenos Aires 2014

Discover how other businesses have already improved the speed of doing business through next generation business communication solutions and hear about their Avaya experience during the Case study session from actual customers at our upcoming Avaya Evolutions Conference.

May 14 (New York): Liferay Roadshow - NYC

Join Rivet Logic and Liferay for a special lunch seminar and learn about the new Liferay Portal 6.2, and how it can be used to address a variety of business challenges – in particular, creating complete digital experiences across multiple channels for optimal user engagement.

May 14 (Houston): The IT Summit Houston 2014

The IT Summit is the executive technology conference series returning to Houston for our second annual event on May 14th, 2014. The purpose of the summit is to provide educational and networking resources for the IT leaders throughout the region.

May 14 - 15 (London): Big Data Innovation Summit London 2014

20+ Industry Speakers & 200+ delegates, Big Data Innovation is the largest gathering of data & analytics experts leading Big Data initiatives.
The Big Data Innovation Summit will cover the most important topics relevant to your business today.

May 14 - 15 (Chicago): Service Design Forum Chicago 2014

The Service Design Forum for technology leaders is a unique opportunity to share experiences with organizations that recognize an effective portfolio of Services & APIs is the key to leapfrogging competitors in the Digital Economy. New technology is powering a wave of innovation that smart organizations are harnessing to attract customers, create new revenue streams and crucially move to market faster than ever before.

May 14 - 16 (Toronto): ClickZ Live Toronto 2014

At ClickZ Live Toronto you'll learn to engage customers and increase ROI by distributing your online marketing efforts across paid, owned & earned media. Join the leaders of today's digital marketing & advertising industry.

May 14 - 16 (Nice): CRM 2014 Nice

The premier event for SAP® sales, marketing, e-commerce, service, and interaction center management.

May 15 (White Plains): Westchester Digital Summit White Plains 2014

We're gathering the top minds in digital and social media and making them available to you. We've built a premier day of learning, collaboration and empowerment to stimulate and electrify you, bringing a new digital edge to your business, company or brand.

May 15 - 16 (Washington): Cloud Computing East 2014

This year’s CCE:2014 will focus on these two major sectors whose use of cloud-based technologies is revolutionizing business processes, increasing efficiency ,and streamlining costs. Our speaking faculty will be made up of over 50 thought-leaders who will bring broad industry knowledge, technological savvy, and strategic insight.

May 15 - 16 (New York): Laracon New York 2014

Laracon is a conference centered around the Laravel framework. Join us on May 15th in New York!

May 15 - 16 (Los Angeles): Digital Asset Symposium 2014

From its inception in 2007, Digital Asset Symposium (DAS) has brought together speakers and case studies providing a unique opportunity to compare approaches from a wide variety of institutions dealing with the same digital challenges. Bringing together content creators, technologists, and caretakers to address the full lifecycle of a media asset” from production to rights management.

May 15 - 16 (London): iOScon London 2014

Are you an iOS developer or designer who wants to keep ahead of the curve and hear from some of the best minds in the field? Interested in meeting other developers and exploring new techniques and technologies? Keen to collaborate and create something new from scratch at a one-off iOS hacking weekend? Then join us at the first ever iOScon!

May 16 (Vienna): UXCamp Vienna 2014

This years UXCamp Vienna will take place on 16th of May, 2014 at FH Technikum Wien. The UXCamp will be held as a barcamp. The event is participatory and all the content is provided by participants in “sessions”. A session may be held as a workshop, a talk or a discussion. 

May 16 - 17 (Santa Clara): TiECon Santa Clara 2014

TiEcon 2014, marking the 21st consecutive TiEcon, is one of the largest & longest ongoing conference focused around entrepreneurship and tech innovation. Ranked alongside Demo, TED and World Economic Forum among top 10 conferences worldwide for ideas and entrepreneurship by Worth magazine, TiEcon last year attracted 3600 technology professionals from over 50 countries. Over a two-day period, TiEcon 2014 will once again focus on the hottest areas of innovation.

May 16 - 17 (Ankara): Android Developer Days Ankara 2014

Android Developer Days is an open conference becoming an international organization every passing years and including developments of mobile, web, server and software technologies and sharing of future foresights about the area. Participation is totally open and free to all companies and participants to reach high diverseness.