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.)
June 6 - 7 (Vancouver): Interlink Conference Vancouver 2012
Interlink Conference is a small hand-crafted event created for all types of creative web professionals. Explore the intersection of web design, code, and content during 2 empowering days of curated talks and workshops in Vancouver. (Plus, there’s dodgeball.) Featuring a full day conference with eight finely crafted 45 minute talks and Q&A, 6 hands-on half-day workshops covering UX, workflows, effective content and design.
June 6 - 7 (Copenhagen): European Data Forum Copenhagen 2012
The European Data Forum (EDF) is a meeting place for industry, research, policymakers and community initiatives to discuss the challenges of Big Data and the emerging Data Economy and to develop suitable action plans for addressing these challenges. Of special focus within the EDF are Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), since they are driving innovation and competition in many data-driven economic sectors. The range of topics discussed at the European Data Forum ranges from novel data-driven business models (e.g. data clearing houses), over technology innovations (e.g. Linked Data Web) to societal aspects (e.g. open governmental data as well as data privacy and security).
June 6 - 8 (Sweden): Persuasive Sweden 2012
The 7th International Conference on Persuasive Technology will feature the latest insights into how mobile and internet-based applications such as mobile games and social networking sites can be designed to support positive behaviors changes in areas such as health, safety, and education. Persuasive Technology is a stimulating interdisciplinary research field that focuses on how interactive technologies and services can be designed to influence people’s attitudes and support positive behavior change.
June 6 - 9 (Paris): Symfony Live Paris 2012
The Symfony Live Conference 2012 is a unique opportunity to meet the Symfony community, talk with the Symfony core team, and share your experience with the framework. In addition to the conference, Sensio Labs is going to organize a training day on Symfony topics on June 6th and a free “hacking” day on June 9th.
June 7 - 9 (Singapore): PyCon Asia Pacific 2012
PyCon Asia Pacific 2012 represents the third edition of the premier conference dedicated to the Python programming language in the Asia Pacific region. It is an independent, community-run, community-controlled and not-for-profit conference, serving as a perfect platform for Python enthusiast throughout Asia-Pacific countries to come together to meet with fellow Python users.
June 7 - 9 (Amsterdam): Dutch Mobile Conference Amsterdam 2012
We are proud to announce the first edition of the Dutch Mobile Conference. 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 about Sencha Touch 2, Phonegap, Mobile jQuery and Appcelerator. On the other 2 days talks will be given on various subjects regarding mobile web development like Douglas Crockford (Yahoo!), Joe Stump (SimpleGeo, Digg), Ed Spencer (Sencha Inc), Jim Hoskins (Treehouse, Think Vitamin).
June 9 (Pittsburgh): Pittsburgh TechFest 2012
June 10 - 14 (San Diego): Cisco Live San Diego 2012
A Week to Explore New Possibilities and Discover Your Potential.Cisco Live is your passport to a new world of possibilities. It offers a unique combination of in-depth technical education and training and cutting-edge insight from the experts and organizations that are setting the agenda for the future of technology and business.
June 11 (Frankfurt): Social CRM Frankfurt 2012
Social CRM 2012 (Frankfurt) is a one-day conference that will explore the latest tools and techniques for implementing a successful Social CRM strategy. It will bring together thought-leaders, practitioners and solution providers to explore developments in Social CRM; including social media listening, customer engagement, advocacy communities, enterprise social networking and social business strategies.
June 11 - 13 (Toronto): SES Toronto 2012
SES Toronto will be packed with sessions covering topics such as PPC management, keyword research, SEO, social media, local, mobile, link building, duplicate content, multiple site issues, video optimization, site optimization, and usability, while offering high-level strategy, keynotes, an exhibit floor with companies that can help you grow your business, networking events, parties and more. We carefully craft each individual agenda for every SES Conference & Expo at home and abroad to reflect the most current digital marketing moment in time. The very latest strategies and tactics are explained and demonstrated using real time, real life examples. The environment is carefully designed to encourage knowledge-sharing activities between the speakers and the attendees.
June 11 - 13 (London): Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies London 2012
As the term “CRM” celebrates its 30th birthday in 2012, there is much to reflect upon but still much to be done. The Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit (formerly the Gartner Customer Relationship Management Summit), is designed for both business and IT CRM leaders. Designed for both business and IT CRM leaders, the Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit will give you insight, ideas, and inspiration to address these challenges and to maximize the potential of your CRM initiatives.
June 11 - 14 (Orlando): Microsoft TechEd North America 2012
TechEd is Microsoft's premier technology conference for IT professionals and developers, offering the most comprehensive technical education across Microsoft's current and soon-to-be-released suite of products, solutions, tools, and services. TechEd offers hands-on learning, deep product exploration and countless opportunities to build relationships with a community of industry and Microsoft experts that will help your work for years to come. Attendees have the unique opportunity to choose from 11 Technical Tracks and learning opportunities such as pre-conference seminars, hands-on labs, workshops, certification testing, and the TechExpo featuring over 200 partners and Microsoft product teams.
June 11 - 14 (New York): Virtualization Conference & Expo East 2012
Designing and managing IT environments independently from physical limitations is what Virtualization is all about, and it is a fast-changing technology, which is why the 13th International Virtualization Conference & Expo in June 11-14, 2012 - the most regularly held and longest-running 100% Virtualization focused event in the world is dedicated to bringing clarity about its role and importance to all attending delegates. Managers will leave Virtualization Expo with a full understanding of the interaction between virtual servers and the rest of the data center infrastructure.
June 11 - 14 (New York): Cloud Expo New York 2012
As at every Cloud Expo, we are offering in New York a vast selection of technical and strategic breakout sessions, General Sessions, Industry Keynotes, our signature discussion “Power Panels” and a bustling Expo floor complete with two busy Demo Theaters so that as a delegate you can kick the tires of solutions and offerings, and discuss one-on-one with all the leading Cloud and Big Data players what they are offering and how to make use of it in your particular situation.
June 11 - 14 (New York): Big Data Expo New York 2012
We are offering in New York a vast selection of technical and strategic breakout sessions, General Sessions, Industry Keynotes, our signature discussion “Power Panels” and a bustling Expo floor complete with two busy Demo Theaters so that as a delegate you can kick the tires of solutions and offerings, and discuss one-on-one with all the leading Cloud and Big Data players what they are offering and how to make use of it in your particular situation.
June 11 - 14 (Denver): Optimization Summit Denver 2012
The Optimization Summit is laser-focused on helping marketers discover what really works in optimization and how to apply the science of optimization to their specific marketing needs. Our last Summit was sold out, and we plan to accommodate an even larger crowd in 2012, as we continue to improve programming to best serve your needs. To meet this lofty goal and provide you the best possible Summit, we’ll rely on case studies from your peers and the extensive MarketingSherpa and MarketingExperiments research libraries.
June 11 - 15 (San Francisco): Apple Worldwide Developers Conference San Francisco 2012
The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference gives you an in-depth and inside look at the latest in iOS and OS X. Join Apple engineers and your fellow developers for the week we’ve all been waiting for. Gain insight on the latest, breakthrough technologies in iOS and OS X before anyone else. With six technical tracks and more than 100 sessions and labs on everything from development to distribution, we’ve got you covered. During your week at WWDC you’ll gain insight on the latest, breakthrough technologies in iOS and OS X before anyone else. With over 100 sessions on iOS and OS X essentials, app services, developer tools, graphics, media, games, and more, you can build a unique WWDC experience that helps you take your apps to a whole new level.
June 12 - 13 (San Francisco): Inbound Marketing Summit San Francisco 2012
The must-attend conference for digital, social and mobile marketing is returning to San Francisco on June 12-13 to the Fort Mason Center. The leading event for digital and social marketing professionals returns to San Francisco with new speakers and sessions on inbound marketing and social CRM, mobile content, content automation, and more! Look forward to an expanded focus on content marketing, mobile technologies and the latest social tools and tricks. Plus look for a new crowdsourcing experiment to be unveiled before the show!
June 12 - 13 (Frankfurt): Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit Frankfurt 2012
The most important gathering of IT leaders responsible for achieving operational excellence through delivering and managing their organization’s IT services, applications, and communications. The Summit will provide advice on how I&O can continue to stay relevant to the business, by harnessing and channeling the power of social networks, cloud and mobile computing to deliver and manage end-to-end services.
June 12 - 13 (Salzburg): Semantic Enterprise Technologies in Action Salzburg 2012
Join us in Salzburg to see what linked data and open source advanced semantic applications can offer to your enterprise/content management system. The benefits of linked data and advanced semantic applications have been documented in many different articles and research papers, and many companies are adopting some form of semantic web technology to solve IT problems or extend their product's feature list. The question whether to become an early adopter or follower of semantic technologies is still being debated.
June 12 - 13 (London): CDN World Forum London 2012
The CDN World Forum is the only place to learn and discuss the latest topics relating to content delivery, new media and TV provision, the future of the internet and much, much more. Co-located with Europe's highest-attended cloud computing event, the CDN World Forum brings together some of the technology industry's biggest players to discuss the role Content Delivery Networks have on the future of global business. With the internet becoming such a key component in the daily lives of practically all modern-day organisations and consumers, the speed and method in which we receive data and content is becoming a vital topic for debate.
June 12 - 13 (Dusseldorf): Enterprise Architecture Conference Dusseldorf 2012
Enterprise Architecture Management is becoming an essential basis for successful business transformation in the wake of major changes in the markets. EAM is one of the keys. Be the basis of selected technical papers from the business practices of this conference including the implementation of a consistent architecture management in global enterprises, the integration of architecture management, IT control functions, the link between Business Architecture and EAM, the organizational implementation of changes, transformations, evolutionary approaches, technology lifecycle management, the integration of legacy systems and the use of (SOA) and Agile methods discussed under real conditions.
June 12 - 13 (Boston): Text Analytics Summit East Boston 2012
The Text Analytics Summit, a staple of the text analytics community for the past 8 years, creates meaningful networking opportunities, promotes forward-thinking knowledge sharing, and fosters strong, long-lasting business relationships. Text Analytics is crucial for understanding the Voice of the customer, performing efficient knowledge extraction, maximizing social media productivity, and optimizing research and data analysis.
June 12 - 14 (New York): info360 Conference New York 2012
The info360 show is about the technologies that are changing the way enterprises create, manage and consume information. It’s about helping enterprise IT buyers find better ways to communicate and collaborate. It’s about making the right information available to the right people when and where they need it. It’s about making enterprise technology easier to buy, easier to deploy, and easier and more productive to use.
June 12 - 14 (Miami): Social Media Strategies Summit Miami 2012
Social Media Strategies Summit has been designed to apply to a variety of industries. In an effort to meet attendees’ learning objectives we have built in six tracks, each outlined to focus on a particular industry. While tracks are organized by industry attendees are encourage to move freely between tracks based on their individual learning objectives. Each track includes sessions focused on the following categories: Corporate Case Studies; Community Engagement and Customer Service; Measurements, including analytics, ROI and tools; Sales Approach; Legal Risks & Strategies; and Marketing Strategies & Tactics.
June 12 - 15 (Tokyo): Interop Tokyo 2012
Interop drives the adoption of technology, providing knowledge and insight to help IT and corporate decision-makers achieve business success. Part of UBM TechWeb’s family of global brands, Interop is the leading business technology event series. Through in-depth educational programs, workshops, real-world demonstration and live technology implementation in its unique InteropNet program, Interop provides the forum for the most powerful innovations and solutions the industry has to offer. Key themes include cloud computing, unified computing, big data, data center, IPv6 full transition, security risk management, virtualization, IoT/M2M, HTML5, Green ICT, and SDN Software Defined Network.
June 13 (London): Augmented Reality Summit London 2012
Now in its 2nd Year, the AR Summit, a one day conference & expo is set to return in 2012 providing a unique insight into the developments, opportunities and benefits AR provides. This platform is designed to bring together the industry advocates, leading technology providers and companies/brands looking to discover, explore, share and debate the future of AR.
June 13 - 14 (Singapore): ad:tech Singapore 2012
ad:tech Singapore 2012 is a regional event for the interactive marketing community at its 5th edition. ad:tech Singapore brings together brand advertisers, traditional & interactive agencies, portals, on-line publishers and technology providers. With the continued growth in technology and use of digital media, ad:tech offers an unrivalled opportunity to discover new practices and technologies, and to learn how many of the great names have utilized the net, built brand recognition and immersed themselves in digital technologies. Companies are realizing the meaning of ROI on ad spend like never before.
June 13 - 14 (San Jose): Hadoop Summit San Jose 2012
Hortonworks and Yahoo! are proud to host the 5th annual Hadoop Summit. The two-day event will feature many of the leading thought leaders from the Apache Hadoop community who will showcase successful Hadoop use cases, share development and administration tips and tricks and educate organizations about how to leverage Apache Hadoop as a key component of their enterprise data platform. Hadoop Summit will also be an excellent network environment for developers, architects, administrators, data analysts, data scientists and vendors interested in advancing, extending or implementing Apache Hadoop.
June 13 - 14 (New York): The Corporate Social Media Summit New York 2012
The Corporate Social Media Summit is back – and represents the premier meeting place for the latest best practice into social media strategy. Now in its 3rd year, it provides the ultimate learning and industry networking experience for the ever-changing marketing community. With over 250 top attendees, this is by far the biggest, best, and most influential event that addresses all things social media. This Summit will give you the direction and tools you need to build a comprehensive social media strategy to ensure better business performance.
June 13 - 15 (Copenhagen): CodeGarden 12 Copenhagen
CodeGarden is a conference that focuses on everything Umbraco. Everyone from casual users to core developers are invited to learn, participate, share ideas, and get to know one another by more than just their twitter names. In true Umbraco fashion, CodeGarden is not all work and no play. The conference does not grind to a halt when the sessions are over for the day. There are plenty of social events, attendees dining in the evening, and other excellent networking opportunities. You can expect a great schedule for this year's CodeGarden, given that it's the very first year that the entire conference is dedicated to the brand new version, Version 5 built on MVC.
June 16 - 17 (Bangalore): UX Utsav Bangalore 2012
UX Utsav is 2 days of Inspiring talks and in-depth workshops presented by world User Experience innovators and professionals. Learning, cutting edge technological developments and trends are delivered in real- world examples throughout the two-day seminars and workshops. As India’s first User Experience conference, UX Utsav has attracted some of the most exciting and highly respected UX speakers in the world.
June 18 - 21 (Boston): Enterprise 2.0 Conference Boston 2012
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. The Enterprise 2.0 Conference Advisory Board is comprised of leading experts in the fields of technology for business, collaboration, culture change and collective intelligence.
June 19 (San Jose): Digital Cream San Jose 2012
Our exclusive invitation-only roundtable event, Digital Cream San Jose is an opportunity for senior client-side digital marketers to discuss best practice and the reality of digital marketing with the industry’s ‘cream of the crop’. The event is designed to help you meet your peers and learn from each other about the latest best practice, what's working and what's not. It's a 'hands-on' participatory event: you will network and learn through discussion, roundtables and debate.
June 19 - 20 (San Francisco): Corporate Social Media Summit San Francisco 2012
The Corporate Social Media Summit is back for its second year, offering you 'the' conference designed for the corporate. We promise to help you advance your engagement strategies, exceed ROI expectation, and discover where social media going in 2012 and beyond… with exclusive case studies from 'front line' Social Media practitioners, including: eBay, 24 Hour Fitness, Walgreens and many more.
June 19 - 20 (Mexico City): Gartner Application Architecture, Development and Integration Summit Mexico City 2012
Organizations must plan for the rapid emergence of cloud, and they need to further integrate SOA and overhaul their application portfolios in order to reduce escalating costs and free up resources to invest in supporting growth and innovation. Join us and your peers at the Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit 2012 for big-picture perspectives and practical how-to recommendations on your key challenges and application strategy decisions around your hottest topics, including cloud computing, SOA, governance, modernization, agile, event processing and much more.
June 19 - 20 (Paris): Forrester's Enterprise Architecture Forum EMEA 2012
Business-centered EA practices can accelerate business agility while streamlining costs and complexity. Despite the potential impact of EA, EA programs continue to struggle. They struggle with business engagement with their integration into business and IT planning and governance, and with executing on an approach that makes EA business-relevant. Infusing enterprise architecture into your business is your goal — and infusing business into your EA program is the means to achieve it. Forrester's Enterprise Architecture Forum EMEA 2012 will help you evolve toward this EA program and overcome the barriers of historical perceptions, process gaps, and cultural barriers that EA programs often face.
June 19 - 20 (Paris): Forrester's Infrastructure and Operations Forum EMEA 2012
This year, we'll dedicate the Infrastructure & Operations Forum to leapfrogging the global competition by capitalizing on your greenfield opportunities of any scale. In the data center, converged infrastructure plus private and public cloud will accelerate speed-to-market and agility. “Bring-your-own-device” programs and desktop transformation will make employees more productive and satisfied. And IT service management and automation will industrialize your operations to increase the quality of service for all customers.
June 19 - 20 (Seattle): Emerging Media Conference Seattle 2012
The Emerging Media Conference™ welcomes attendees with an opportunity to view and experience the latest in technology advances and upcoming product roll outs. Included in this unique program are demonstrations, presentations, and discussions led by some of the most connected and recognized experts in the industry. Whether you are immersed in the world of emerging media or just have a casual interest in keeping up with the latest trends and innovations, this conference allows you to preview the future of the technology world like a seasoned insider.
June 19 - 21 (Paris): Carrier Cloud Summit Paris 2012
The first day of the conference will cover all technical issues in detail around the Software Defined Networking concept. SDN is a framework which aims to enable a converged service infrastructure that is efficient, flexible and reusable - meeting the needs of both network providers and end-users. But what are the consequences of SDN popular principles? Days 2 & 3 of the event will address the main networking solutions and service strategies currently proposed by the different actors of this promising market.
June 19 - 21 (New York): Digital Content Monetization East New York 2012
More than 300 VPs, SVP and CTOs in the Film, TV, Sports, Publishing, Music, Newsprint and Gaming industries contribute to the development of the agenda. They contribute to a 3 day agenda which addresses their major need: the need to know how to build sustainable business and technology models to enable multi-platform delivery of digital content. Most importantly, the speakers and sessions at DCM East show you how to do this in a way that drives measurable, forecast-shattering monetization of that content.
June 19 - 21 (San Francisco): The Gamification Summit San Francisco 2012
GSummit (June 19-21, San Francisco) is the only event that brings together leading thinkers in the gamification, loyalty and behavioral engineering space. Over three days, you’ll experience hands-on workshops, share best (and worst) practices, see new products & ideas, disseminate data, inspire each other and network to create a more fun & engaging world. GSummit 2012 in SF this June 19-21 brings together top experts in Gamification for three days of hands-on workshops, inspiring lectures, networking and fun. Learn how to create breakthrough engagement with customers, communities and employees, earn your Gamification design certification, explore new technologies and network with your peers.
June 20 (Denver): IT Roadmap Conference & Expo Denver 2012
IT Roadmap 2012 Denver is the place to go to get the insight you need to chart a course for IT and business success. And it’s new in every way that counts. Our redesigned conference agenda lets you steer your learning in the direction you choose. It’s where the IT leaders from all over Colorado are heading to get actionable information on today’s technology trends. And it’s where you need to be. Evaluate products faster with our new series of five-minute technology demonstrations from leading innovators.
June 20 - 22 (Linz): Fabasoft Cloud Developer Conference Linz 2012
The Fabasoft Cloud Developer Conference 2012 Summer is the meeting point for software developers from all over the world interested in the development and marketing of Cloud-based applications in the Fabasoft eco-system. The full conference includes a preconference day on June 20, 2012 specially designed to give Cloud novices an introduction to the basics of Cloud App development. For Cloud experts we will offer special Expert Workshops. This will leave you well equipped for the more advanced topics of the two main conference days.
June 20 - 22 (London): .Nxt: Uncover The Future of The Internet Conference London 2012
.Nxt is the place where important debates and ideas about the future of domain names and the Internet itself will be heard. The conference will provide a comprehensive overview of the historic expansion of the domain name system and offer the inside track on how to make the process a success for you and your company. So whether you wish to understand the new business models, or find marketing companies, auction experts, even lawyers to make sure you get your application through and make the most of your piece of the domain name system, you will find it at .Nxt.
June 21 - 22 (London): Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit London 2012
The 2012 Gartner Applications Architecture, Development & Integration Summit goes straight to the heart of the new application challenges you face daily, targeting your “real-world” concerns. 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.
June 22 (New York): PR News' Social Media Summit & Taste of Tech New York 2012
Join us on June 21 - 22, for PR News’ Social Media Summit & Taste of Tech —the highly anticipated, intensive, tactical learning led by top digital PR strategists. In two days you’ll get dozens of practical takeaways to help you maximize your Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest accounts, online video, SEO and measurement initiatives and become the top digital communicator in your organization.
June 25 - 26 (Chicago): Data Driven Business Week Chicago 2012
The Data Driven Business Week conferences are designed to empower your business to strategize and optimize with data analytics. Whether you are interested in Marketing Optimization, Predictive Analytics, Conversion or Google Analytics, Data Driven Business Week will provide you: access to the brightest minds and thought leaders, networking with your peers and like-minded professionals and more.
June 25 - 26 (Boston): JUDCon Boston 2012
JUDCon, the JBoss Users and Developers Conference, is a conference by developers and for developers. The event kicks off right before JBossWorld on June 25-26th (Monday/Tuesday) and will be at a new venue this year. Join us at the Hynes Convention Center. Session tracks will include: application platforms and development, big data and persistence, rules, workflow and SOA, cloud and more.
June 25 - 26 (London): DAM Europe 2012
It’s all covered: from mastering the challenges of digital content work flow to monetising assets in new and innovative ways. We’ll be featuring real world case studies by leading DAM end users from broadcasting, CPG, leisure and entertainment, publishing, not for profit institutions, cultural heritage destinations, universities and colleges, manufacturing, retail distribution and marketing amongst many other sectors. Please check for speaker and programme updates at this site as we develop the content-led briefings.
June 25 - 26 (Berlin): CIMI.Con Evolution Berlin 2012
With over 80 of the world's leading corporations, the CIMI.Con Evolution 2012 is the definitive event for Competitive and Market Intelligence. Several Icebreaker sessions, interactive roundtables, as part of a World Café and case studies of well-known companies to provide participants an overview of strategies, best practices and solutions as cutting edge topics as well. The conference aim is to provide participants a balanced mix of lectures and many opportunities as possible to discuss viable approaches for the realization of a high class processing of CI and MI, effective methods and strategies and using of Tools and Systems.
June 25 - 26 (Chicago): Predictive Analytics World Chicago 2012
Predictive Analytics World, June 25-26, 2012 in Chicago is the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors. Predictive Analytics World focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics. You can 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 25 - 27 (Denver): SharePoint Fest Denver 2012
Attend the SharePoint Fest - Denver, where you’ll be able to attend seminars and technical classes – taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers, Microsoft engineers and Microsoft MVPs & MCMs – covering Enterprise Content Management, Infrastructure/Administration, Composites (Workflow), Search, Social, Business Intelligence, & Development. Choose one complete learning track or mix & match based on what content best meets you and your organization’s current needs! At SharePoint Fest - Denver there are sessions created for SharePoint administrators, software developers, information architects and knowledge workers which will ensure that you and your team walk away with as much knowledge as you desire to truly leverage SharePoint in your current environment!
June 26 - 27 (New York): Forrester's Customer Experience Forum New York 2012
Based on the case studies and analysis in Forrester's upcoming book, this Event will detail specific ways to transform your company so that you can reap the full business benefits of the customer experience revolution. We'll confront a new imperative: creating and nurturing a system of interdependent, self-reinforcing practices that align internal employees and external partners around customers. This is not just the same old “focus on the customer” message. It requires a new way to manage companies, looking deep into every process and incentive to see whether it supports the overall goal: to deliver a great customer experience.
June 26 - 28 (Zurich): Jazoon'12 Zurich
JAZOON’12 will cover a broad range of topics and cater to a wide audience of professionals involved in decisions regarding software development processes. As an international conference, JAZOON features approx. 80 sessions over three days. The JAZOON main track offers the developer community the classic JAZOON content on programming and markup languages (Java, .net, HTML5 a.s.o.), frameworks, tools, platforms and methods, and the professional development process covering technologies for enterprise, cloud, mobile and desktop applications. JAZOON has won the most important Java, open source and Microsoft experts as speakers in recent years - a high caliber program will also be provided for 2012.
June 26 - 28 (Santa Clara): O'Reilly Velocity Web Performance and Operations Santa Clara 2012
June 26 - 29 (Amsterdam): Microsoft TechEd Europe 2012
TechEd is for technology professionals involved in building, deploying or maintaining IT solutions using Microsoft technologies. TechEd Europe will offer four days of more than 1,000 education opportunities and hands-on training across the full range of Microsoft products and solutions. You will learn in-depth about the latest technology trends and how you can leverage these effectively in your business. TechEd is the forum to gain the expertise, connections, and insights that will help you get the most from your existing IT investments. TechEd offers over 400 breakout sessions spread across 12 tracks featuring diverse technologies at a level of detail unmatched in the industry – from understanding the latest business productivity solutions to diving deeper on Microsoft’s Cloud strategy.
June 27 - 28 (San Diego): Uplinq Conference San Diego 2012
Uplinq 2012 is the only mobile developers conference that offers technical education and vital business connections across multiple leading platforms. Android. Windows® Phone. Windows 8. HTML5. Brew®. Uplinq 2012 is for developers writing for multiple OSes who need a cross-platform view of how to exploit the complete hardware-software system in today’s leading mobile devices to produce the most compelling user experiences. Make the connections vital to your business success. Uplinq is a great place to network and connect – from one-on-one meetings with operators and device manufacturers to multiple hospitality events where you can mingle and make your own connections.
June 27 - 29 (San Francisco): Google I/O San Francisco 2012
Learn the latest web, mobile and social breakthroughs and meet the developers who are turning them into tomorrow’s businesses. Keep yourself and your team innovating at Google I/O, returning to San Francisco’s Moscone Center from June 27th – 29th, 2012. Your attendance at Google I/O's much-anticipated kickoff event will make you among the first developers to see what we've been working on here at Google, and adopt these new platforms and products. Get the latest on our developer products or go deep on your topic of choice at Google I/O technical sessions - more than 110 talks ranging from introductory topics to advanced subjects across Android, Chrome, Google+, App Engine and more. Roll up your sleeves and get elbow-deep in code. Hands-on lab sessions allow you to get over that first learning curve with experts in the room.
June 28 (Cambridge): Cloud East UK 2012
Cloud East is a new, practically-focused event for anyone who wants to learn more about practical applications of cloud computing. The Cloud East conference includes 17 sessions from leading cloud computing practitioners. In addition we will have plenty of time for meeting and sharing experiences with other participants.
June 28 - 29 (San Francisco): jQuery Conference San Francisco 2012
jQuery is back on the West Coast, and we can't wait to have you join us in the heart of San Francisco for what promises to be the most edifying, intimate, and delicious jQuery Conference to date! We'll cover the basics of how to use the framework, advanced tips and tricks, new features, and take a look into of the project's strategy and future roadmap to see how we will embrace principles of responsive design to create compelling experiences that span smartphone, tablet and even desktop devices from a unified codebase.
June 28 - 29 (Mountain View): DevOps Days Mountain View 2012
For the third year in a row, we are organizing a Devopsdays in MountainView. Expect the usual mixture of conference talks and openspaces. And … we are going to plan loads of extras to make this an awesome event! Featuring Ignite talks, Openspace and Demo rounds. You don't want to miss this. You'll meet some amazing people, learn lots of cool new stuff but also help shape the future of devops. One theme we're really focusing on hard this year is “Moving the conversation forward”. That doesn't mean we won't have discussions around “the basics” but we're ready to take it to the next level.
June 28 - 30 (Virginia): CocoaConf Virginia 2012
CocoaConf is a focused two day, three track conference for iOS and OS X developers, with an optional pre-conference iOS tutorial. Our speakers are some of the best authors, trainers, and consultants in the field and they all have a passion for passing on their knowledge and experience to others. That's where you come in. We are looking for 100 app developers (or aspiring app developers) who are as eager to learn and grow as our speakers are to teach. If app development is more than just a job for you, then you'll want to be at this conference. CocoaConf is a technical conference, pure and simple.
June 29 (Cambridge): Mobile East UK 2012
Mobile East is a new event for people who want to learn how to build software for mobile platforms. The Mobile East conference includes 13 sessions from leading mobile software development practitioners. In addition we will have plenty of time for meeting and sharing experiences with other participants.
June 29 - 30 (Edinburgh): Scottish Ruby Conference Edinburgh 2012
The Scottish Ruby Conference started life as Scotland on Rails in 2008 and has grown to become Europe's premier multi-track Ruby conference. And by premier, we mean the one with the most whisky consumed. This year we are at the same venue as the previous two years, the magnificent Royal College of Physicians.
June 29 - 30 (Dallas): Lone Star PHP Conference Dallas 2012
Lone Star PHP is back for its 2nd annual event. Join us for this two day event and hear the best speakers the PHP community has to offer. The Lone Star PHP Conference brings together great PHP speakers and topics into one great two-day event. This year's event will be June 29th & 30th at the Addison Conference Center in Addison, Tx. Each day's activities (sessions and other social events) will start at 8am and run the entire day.
June 29 - 30 (Salt Lake City): Salt Lake Software Symposium 2012
This conference will focus on the latest technologies and best practices emerging in the enterprise software development space. Our speakers are authors, consultants, open source developers, and recognized industry experts. NFJS brings a high quality conference to your city, making the event accessible not only to senior engineers, but to the whole team.
July 2 - 8 (Florence): EuroPython Florence 2012
EuroPython is the official European conference about the Python programming language. It is aimed at everyone in the Python community, of all skill levels, both users and programmers.
July 4 - 7 (Barcelona): WebVisions Barcelona 2012
WebVisions heads to Europe for three days of workshops, sessions and keynotes by leading web, mobile, UX, DIY and strategy experts. Our first international show, WebVisions Barcelona opens with studio tours and networking parties, followed by a day of workshops and two full days of sessions, panels and keynotes, plus music, film screenings, a Hackathon for Social Good, our Business Innovation and Education Lab and other special events.
July 7 (Nairobi): CloudCamp Nairobi 2012
This CloudCamp will focus on the diverse cloud services (i.e. SaaS, IaaS, PaaS ) as well as the notable deployment models such as Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud respectively. The most specifically voiced concerns about cloud services will be optimal in the unpanelled discussion i.e. Security, Reliability, Ownership etc.
July 8 - 12 (Toronto): Microsoft Worldwide Project Conference Toronto 2012
You know there’s no substitute for contacts, networks, and connections – the lifeblood of your business. And there’s no substitute for WPC 2012. It’s the one event Microsoft partners cannot miss. The one conference most likely to impact your business. The 2012 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference is coming July 8 - 12, 2012 in Toronto. It’s all about connections and momentum. It’s all about five high-value days among the best partners, the best practices, the best potential. If you’re not in Toronto, you’re missing the best of all three.
July 9 - 11 (Austin): An Event Apart Austin 2012
An Event Apart is an intensely educational two-day conference 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. An Event Apart Austin features 12 great speakers and sessions. Following the two-day conference comes a full-day workshop on Designing Mobile Web Experiences led by Luke Wroblewski (author, Mobile First!, A Book Apart, 2012).
July 9 - 12 (San Francisco): JAX Conference San Francisco 2012
JAX is the comprehensive conference series for development in the Java Ecosystem, deep-diving into the latest topics in enterprise, mobile, web, open source, tools, methodologies and implementation. JAX is the ideal forum for developers, project managers and architects to learn about the latest Technology, Architecture and Methodologies. The conference will showcase technical solutions for today's problems and offer visions to the important trends of tomorrow.
July 13 (Reno): ISVCon Reno 2012
ISVCon is a conference for ISVs to get together, learn and grow. It's ISVs sharing their knowledge. Learning from one another. Meeting new people. It's people helping you with the things you may not know, or aren't very good at (yet). The speakers at ISVCon are other ISVs, or people who work with them. They have done it themselves, have had others help them, still get help from others - and help others in return.
July 13 - 15 (New York): HOPE Number 9 New York 2012
HOPE Number Nine will be taking place on July 13, 14, and 15, 2012 at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City. H.O.P.E. stands for Hackers On Planet Earth, one of the most creative and diverse hacker events in the world that's been happening since 1994. This is a build-your-own sort of conference - the community makes it possible - so everyone is invited to contribute time, knowledge, and resources. There will be talks and panel discussions on the top floor of the hotel, and a huge expo level will be open for people to share their art and technology projects.
July 14 (London): UXCampLondon 2012
A Spectacular One-Day Unconference About User Experience. UXCampLondon is a free-to-attend barcamp for UX practitioners where attendees get a chance to present, discuss and workshop new and old ideas about user experience. Join us for a day filled with multiple streams of talks, presentations and activities about interaction design, user research, information architecture, accessibility, and other UX topics.
July 14 (New York): GothamJS New York 2012
July 16 (San Francisco): OMMA Metrics and Research San Francisco 2012
The OMMA Metrics and Research conference gives media professionals a live forum to understand the value, progress and challenges of making the most of collected user data. The single-day conference includes keynote & research presentations, case studies and panel discussions - all evaluating the business of gathering and effectively using user-data from digital entities. Discover the latest techniques and current thinking about metrics and analytics for social media, mobile devices, multichannel measurement, campaign attribution, site testing, and research in the data-driven culture and business.
July 16 - 19 (Vail): Cloud Identity Summit Vail 2012
Get identity right and you'll harness the power of these disruptive mega-trends for competitive advantage. Get it wrong and entering this new world order will be painful, costly and potentially impossible. Tame this new frontier and get the hands-on knowledge you need to navigate this emerging landscape. The Cloud Identity Summit will provide learning and development programs designed to align and enable you and your organization to harness cloud computing through existing and emerging identity management technologies.
July 16 - 19 (Miami): FileMaker DevCon Miami 2012
Make a major breakthrough when you come to the FileMaker Developer Conference 2012. In just 4 days, take a significant leap forward in your solution development skills. Discover the latest advances in the FileMaker product line, get a once-a-year opportunity to collaborate with 1,100 other developers, get creative, new ideas and solve tough development challenges, learn the best practices for creating iOS apps, attend in-depth Under-the-Hood sessions, discover what’s new at the Exhibitor Showcase and get immediate ROI on your conference investment.
July 16 - 20 (Portland): OSCON Portland 2012
Join the world’s open source pioneers, builders, and innovators July 16-20, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon for five intense days. Learn about open development, challenge your assumptions, and fire up your brain. OSCON is where the serious thinkers and doers—and their favorite technologies—converge. And when the day’s sessions are over, join the 3,000 or more people just like you for some serious fun.
July 17 - 19 (San Francisco): Mobile + Web DevCon San Francisco 2012
July 19 - 21 (Wisconsin): UXMad Wisconsin 2012
UXMad is a one track conference with twenty-one sessions featuring speakers from near and far. The conference will showcase to locals the assets of the UX community and allow visitors to Madison a chance to experience one of the best, brainiest, and least expensive places in the US to live and work. And cheese.
July 20 - 22 (Toronto): Throne of JS -- Seven Frameworks Toronto 2012
Throne of JS — Seven Frameworks is a two day, single-track conference focused on answering the question on every web developer's mind: which framework? We're bringing together the creators of every important client-side .js framework to speak about their creations so that you can decide when to use what.
July 20 - 22 (Austin): Lonestar Software Symposium Austin 2012
This conference will focus on the latest technologies and best practices emerging in the enterprise software development space. Our speakers are authors, consultants, open source developers, and recognized industry experts. NFJS brings a high quality conference to your city, making the event accessible not only to senior engineers, but to the whole team.
July 24 - 26 (Seattle): Casual Connect Seattle 2012
Casual Connect is the place to learn more about an industry which entertains 300 million people each month. Learn all about iPhone, Social, Android, Flash, Browser MMO and Download Games. Casual Connect is produced by the Casual Games Association and is the premiere event for the casual games industry with over 5,500 professionals attending Casual Connect each year. Casual Connect brings together the most talented and knowledgeable experts in the casual gaming field to further the casual games industry with the best of networking and learning.
July 25 - 27 (Seattle): MozCon Seattle 2012
Want to learn something that will blow your mind with awesome? MozCon is the place for you. Join us for a three day deep-dive into advanced search engine optimization, social media, conversion rate optimization, content marketing, analytics, and more. Amazing speakers, who live on the edge of innovation, share their insights and best tips. You’ll be taking notes like crazy and applying them to your sites. Level up your knowledge.
July 25 - 28 (Brazil): International Free Software Forum Brazil 2012
In 13 years, the International Free Software Forum - fisl has grown and matured as the most significant Free Software (and culture!) meeting in Latin America. Worldwide famous, fisl is the result of work, collaboration and involvement of thousands of people who believe in Free Software and in the strength of the community, both in Brazil and abroad. Join fisl, be it the first time or another one. Get involved, collaborate, teach and learn. Support the efforts of a community that believes in the power of sharing. Be aware of the new stuff in the website, which will be updated constantly, up to July.
July 26 - August 1 (Spain): GUADEC Spain 2012
GUADEC (the GNOME Users and Developers' European Conference) is not just a software conference. Topics will range from the future directions of the GNOME Project, Unix, GNU/Linux and Free and Open Source software to cutting edge features, development techniques, and new ideas on technology and culture. The venue in the northwest region of Spain will include beach time, tourism, sports and local traditions.
July 27 (Melbourne): Last Day Melbourne 2012
LAST Day Melbourne is a one day, low cost, grassroots mini-conference for Lean, Agile, and Systems Thinking practitioners. The day will be structured to allow participation and interaction via workshops and activities, rather than death by projector. This is a one day mini-conference, aimed at practioners who are working with Lean, Agile, or Systems Thinking techniques. The primary audience is the Melbourne practitioner community, although you're also welcome if you are from out of town. The day will be participatory, and collaborative. Workshops, activities, and discussions are favoured ahead of one person speaking at the front of the room in front of a slide deck.
July 27 - 28 (Washington): CapitalCamp Washington 2012
CapitalCamp is the DrupalCamp for Washington, DC! We bring together developers, designers, open gov advocates, IT managers and anyone else that wants to find out more about Drupal. Taking place at George Washington University in the Marvin center, CapitalCamp will feature panels on important technology trends within Drupal, and also address Drupal-related development, design, strategy, and business topics.
July 28 - 29 (Ohio): PyOhio 2012
PyOhio is an annual conference for Python programmers in and around Ohio and the entire Midwest. PyOhio is a great venue to get word out about your favorite Python library and how you use it, talk about how Python is used in your company, or practice your speaking in front of a welcoming audience.
July 28 - 29 (Vermont): Burlington Ruby Conference 2012
July 30 - August 6 (San Francisco): SANS San Francisco 2012
SANS is bringing five IT security courses, two network and malware forensics courses, and two short, skills-based courses to the Bay Area for SANS San Francisco 2012, July 30-August 6. This includes some of the most advanced courses SANS offers such as Forensics 610 on Reverse-Engineering, Security 660 on Advanced Penetration Testing, and Security 710 on Advanced Exploit Writing! Enhance your skills by taking advantage of SANS security training loaded with practical tools and cutting-edge information. You'll see why SANS is the most trusted source in computer security training, certification, and research.
August 1 (St. Louis): StampedeCon Missouri 2012
Big Data is everywhere. Healthcare, defense, biomedicine, social media, retail – these industries and many others are dealing with the data deluge. Much like a stampede, this data is coming at you from all sides. ///StampedeCon_2012 is an affordable national Big Data conference to be held in centrally-located St. Louis, MO on August 1, 2012. Whether you’re an expert or just getting started with Hadoop, Big Data or Data Science, ///StampedeCon_2012 will provide value through presentations.
August 3 - 4 (Pittsburgh): Steel City Ruby Conf Pittsburgh 2012
Steel City Ruby Conf is a single-track conference. That means everyone attending the conference has the same shared experience and there’s no need to worry about choosing between two awesome talks. Each talk is only 30 minutes with a 30 minute break in-between to allow for the all-important Hallway Track™. We believe the hallway track is just as important as the speaking track, so we devote an equal amount of time to each.
August 6 - 8 (Washington DC): An Event Apart DC 2012
An Event Apart DC features 12 great speakers and sessions. Following the two-day conference comes an intense full-day workshop on Responsive Design led by Ethan Marcotte (author, Responsive Web Design, A Book Apart, 2011). An Event Apart is an intensely educational two-day conference 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.
August 6 - 10 (Redmond): Visual Studio Live! Redmond 2012
Visual Studio Live! Redmond is where developers, software architects and designers will connect for five days of unbiased and cutting-edge education on the Microsoft platform. With 60+ sessions lead by industry experts and Microsoft insiders, you will walk away from this event having expanded your .NET skills and the ability to build better applications. The best part? Visual Studio Live! is returning to Microsoft Headquarters in Redmond, Washington for the third year running! Get on board “the mothership” to meet the experts and get an insider's look at life on Campus.
August 7 - 10 (Montreal): Balisage: The Markup Conference Montreal 2012
Balisage is an annual conference devoted to the theory and practice of descriptive markup and related technologies for structuring and managing information. The conference takes its name from the French term for ‘markup’, in a friendly gesture towards the city of Montréal, where for years people interested in markup have met each August for informed technical discussion, occasionally impassioned debate, good coffee, and the incomparable ambience of one of North America's greatest cities. (Despite the Francophone name, however, conference sessions, events, and publications are in English.)
August 8 (Santa Clara): Cassandra Summit Santa Clara 2012
In its third year, the Cassandra Summit is the premier global conference for the Apache Cassandra Community. This year's Summit will feature three tracks of break out sessions. Sessions will provide use cases and technical talks from the world's leading Cassandra experts and users. The event will also feature breakout rooms for smaller workshops and birds of a feather sessions. This year's Cassandra Summit will feature an all-day Meet the Experts salon, free for all attendees, where you can bring your toughest questions and work through them with a top Cassandra engineer.
August 13 - 15 (Wisconsin): That Conference Wisconsin 2012
Spend 3 days, with 1000 of your fellow campers in 150 sessions geeking out on everything Mobile, Web and Cloud at a giant waterpark. thatConference is your “Summer Camp for Geeks”. Spend three days with a thousand of your fellow campers, geeking out on everything Cloud, Web and Mobile. Your camp counselors are the best survivalists in the industry, and will make sure you leave with the skills you need. With over 125 sessions to choose from, your head may overheat, so cool off in one of the many nearby pools. Unlike your usual technology conference, you will be camping at the best waterpark in the region. Not happy with all the content we crammed under the tent? Feel free to join our open spaces and tailor your conference experience.
August 13 - 15 (New York): CRM Evolution Conference & Exhibition New York 2012
Social CRM has matured and has helped bring CRM to new levels. Younger practitioners think that CRM includes the social channels and strategies for social customers as part of a multichannel effort—probably not quite in those terms, but you catch the drift. This means at a conference that vows to be in sync with what’s going on in the industry which it plays a significant role in, these operational aspects of CRM—the nitty gritty—have to be covered as well as the truly sexy stuff around social media, communities, and customer behavior among them.
August 13 - 17 (San Francisco): SES San Francisco 2012
Marketers and SEO professionals attend SES San Francisco each year to network and learn about topics such as PPC management, keyword research, SEO, social media, local, mobile, link building, duplicate content, multiple site issues, video optimization, site optimization, usability and more. The conference offers 70+ sessions, intensive training workshops, and an expo floor packed with companies that can help you grow your business. While you're at it, network with peers and leading industry vendors.
August 13 - 17 (Dallas): Agile Dallas 2012
Come and network with the finest Agile experts, industry luminaries, thought leaders, innovating practitioners, successful experts and top authors. Immerse yourself, and your Agile teams in a world-class learning experience with unequalled access to the Agile community. In addition to sessions, you'll find casual collaboration and brainstorming is the norm, and our (in)famous Open Jam space is a 24hr a day hot bed for sharing and solving problems on the fly. Agile2012 offers multiple ‘stages’ to attract audiences with different interests. The stages within the program are proven to provide participants with a focused area of interest while offering attendees a wide choice of topics to choose from.
August 16 (Anaheim): Anaheim SharePoint Intelligence Conference 2012
The SharePoint Intelligence Conference sessions focus on Enterprise Content Management, Power Users, Workflow, Search, Development, Business Intelligence, Infrastructure and Administration. If your role requires you to work with Microsoft Partners then the SharePoint Intelligence Conference is the right event for you. The SharePoint Intelligence Conference hosts between 20-35 Microsoft Partners with skill sets that include deployment, licensing and additional software add-ons that allow you to get the most out of SharePoint on premise or in the cloud.
August 19 - 22 (Dallas): XChange Conference Dallas 2012
Our agenda thoughtfully coordinates demonstration of new products, services, and solutions, insight from leading industry speakers, and unique networking opportunities to help our attendees make the most of their experience. We also make time for recreation and celebration, presenting awards to some of the shining stars in our industry. XChange is our largest event of the year bringing together more than 250 solution provider attendees from the US and Canada.
August 20 - 24 (Munich): DrupalCon Munich 2012
DrupalCon is a world-class conference with a worldwide audience. If you or your organization actively use Drupal, or even if you never have but want to learn, DrupalCon is your chance to engage the community, learn from others, and share your experiences. DrupalCon Munich 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 also emphasize the human impact of using open data.
August 21 - 22 (Denver): Social Media Strategies Summit Denver 2012
Whether your organization is just starting out or in the forefront of social media, Social Media Strategies Conference will take your social strategy to the next level. Through hands-on workshops, case studies and keynotes, our Denver conference will provide attendees with emerging strategies, tactics and the top do’s and don’ts of social media marketing. Unlike traditional conferences, Social Media Strategies Conference reveals the many secrets behind building, managing and growing successful social media platforms and strategies.
August 22 - 23 (Sao Paolo): Cloud Computing World Forum Latin America 2012
Cloud Computing has become a truly mainstream form of IT delivery in the last few years, but with the evolution of the industry moving at lightning-fast pace, it’s important for businesses and organisations of all sizes to be given a clear picture of how this form of technology can improve and develop their use of IT – both in the workplace and on the move.
August 22 - 25 (Nevada): Social Media Insider Summit Nevada 2012
Attendees will hear case studies from leading brands who have been able to turn social media campaigns into results, the real opportunities in social shopping and why it might be worthwhile to build a brand page on Google+. There will also be sessions on the trend toward products that have social media built into their DNA, what a panel of consumers think about mobile use of social, and how brands have used a variety of social platforms – from Tumblr to LinkedIn – to build social marketing success.
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