Q2 Planning: Top Marketing Technology, Social Business Conferences & Events (30-Apr-14)

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.

 

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