Our industry event planner gives you the heads-up on what key industry events are coming around the corner. If we've missed something, don’t hesitate to add your event to the list. (You can view the full calendar here.)

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July Events

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 5 (London): Talking Business: Strategic User Experience and Digital Excellence London 2012

After May’s sold out Content Strategy Lightning Talks event, at this meetup we’ll dig deeper into the challenges of the business world, with a combination of two fantastic full-length presentations, an interactive “fish-bowl” panel, and the return of “content strategy speed dating” where you get to network, share your experiences, and pepper the speakers with questions at the Mermaid’s bar overlooking the Thames. It isn’t just about learning from experts, it’s also about sharing what you know with your peers.

July 5 (Brighton): openMIC (Mobile Innovation Camp) Brighton 2012

This will be openMICs second visit to Brighton and we will hear from great speakers from the Brighton scene and run 8 bar camp sessions where all participants can share knowledge and discuss ideas.

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 - 10 (Kuala Lumpur): Malaysia Open Source Conference 2012

Open Source in Enterprise environment is now on par, and sometimes exceed the quality and services offered by the proprietary company. In fact, some proprietary companies have bought or integrate other Open Source company or solution into their own product to enhance their product offering. In line with that fact, and as a continuation from the previous year’s theme of “Open To Change”, “Making The Change”, and “Innovating The Change”, this year’s theme for Malaysia Open Source Conference 2012 is “Enterprising Open Source”. The theme invites the participant to share and explore the Open Source solutions and technology that are used in Enterprise environment.

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 - 10 (Kuala Lumpur): Customer Engagement Management Kuala Lumpur 2012

Faced with more and more choices which enable the customers to make a variety of decisions, it has become incumbent upon the business to break through traditional models of advertising and customer satisfaction programmes to ensure that the customers are well engages in all of their marketing efforts and interaction, hence the call for 'Customer Engagement Management'. Customer Engagement Management Conference aims to create a meaningful, long-term relationship between the customer and the company, including connection and interaction, throughout every channel of communication.

July 9 - 10 (Ohio): Build Responsively Workshop Ohio 2012

While our first workshop in Cincinnati was a one-day event, we've extended the workshop to include more RWD goodness that just couldn't be fit into a single day. We will continue to cover the basics, planning, design, and responsive HTML/CSS. In Columbus, we'll be adding some emerging responsive patterns, responsive JavaScript, and the issue of responsive retrofits.

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 10 (Online): Webinar - Using Responsive Design to Boost Mobile Web Engagement

Learn how Responsive Design practices can dramatically increase mobile engagement while giving you centralized control over the display of your important content investments. During this event we will discuss core responsive design practices, the factors to consider when deciding between native apps vs. responsive sites and how content plays a central role in responsive design. Sign up for this webinar here.

July 10 - 11 (San Francisco): MobileBeat San Francisco 2012

MobileBeat 2012 is assembling the most elite minds to debate how user interface and experience (UI/UX) is transforming every aspect of the mobile economy. You’ll learn firsthand where the biggest opportunities lie, the pitfalls to avoid, and how to position your company to win on the new “design” battleground. Join us for two days packed with insightful content and high-level networking opps.

July 10 - 11 (San Francisco): GamesBeat San Francisco 2012

The game industry as we know it is changing, and with that change we’re seeing massive disruption, consolidation, innovation, and the arrival of big money across all platforms. Industry leaders are moving from console games to online, from social games to mobile, and from the web to Facebook and vice versa. GamesBeat 2012 — VentureBeat’s fourth annual conference on disruption in the video game market — is gathering insiders from the hottest social, mobile, online, and console companies to dig deep on crossover strategies as the market continues to move underneath our feet.

July 10 - 12 (Aberystwyth): iOSDevUK Aberystwyth 2012

iOSDevUK is the Premier UK Conference targeted just at iOS Developers. It is three days of iOS heaven with so much content that people complain that they can't be in two tracks at once. Highlights include: 25 talks from some of the best UK experts in the field, extended iPad tutorial from Evan Doll of FlipBoard, tutorial workshops for iOS beginners, Android dabblers and for cocos2d experimenters and post-conference Game Hack overnight Thursday.

July 11 (Dallas): The Summer of Collaboration Tour Dallas 2012

The workplace is ever changing—people and companies need to be more communicative, more transparent, and more collaborative than ever. On July 11, expand both your social business and Mindjet expertise at the Summer of Collaboration tour. This free, half-day event is hosted by Mindjet, the leader in collaborative work management, and is open to anyone looking to build and benefit from a culture of collaboration.

July 11 (New York): Real World Enterprise Search Experiences: Search Strategies in the Medical Field New York 2012

The information needed by pharmaceutical and medical device companies is mission critical. Merck, a leader in prescription drug and vaccine manufacture, as well as animal health and over-the-counter medications, shares its strategies, challenges, and wins regarding enterprise search.

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 - 14 (Maryland): Greater Maryland 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 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 (San Jose): Open Web Camp IV San Jose 2012

Featuring talks by some of the brightest names working today, Open Web Camp IV is a one-day event held in the heart of Silicon Valley. Topics range from HTML5 and CSS3 to accessible web development and delivering for the mobile web. Learn from industry pros how the open web will rock your world.

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

New York City has one of the largest and most active JavaScript communities in the world. This conference was created to celebrate that fact, and to promote the growth of JavaScript and related technologies within it.

July 15 - 17 (Dana Point): ANA Digital and Social Media Conference Dana Point 2012

The ANA Digital & Social Media Conference will be a must-attend event for anyone who is trying to navigate their brands through this ever-changing media landscape. Digital media has become a part of consumer's daily lives and they have become accustomed to viewing content and connecting with people wherever and whenever they want. Social media and viral videos have especially exploded in the last few years. Despite this rapid growth, clients have many questions and their issues include measurement, agency selection, internal org structure, and relinquishing control to the consumer while trying to influence the dialogue.

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.

July 16 (New York): IAB Marketplace -- Mobile New York 2012

Global mobile Internet usage now accounts for nearly 10 percent of all Internet traffic, creating enormous, yet much untapped opportunities for advertisers to reach and engage mobile consumers and publishers to monetize around them. The 2012 IAB Mobile Marketplace offers a day of discussion, debate, and actionable insights about how to unlock the vast opportunities inherent to mobile by effectively engaging consumers, measuring mobile marketing efforts, and efficiently monetizing the new first screen.

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 - 17 (Sydney): Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit Sydney 2012

The Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit is the premier conference and meeting place for IT and business executives responsible for creating, implementing and managing a proactive and comprehensive strategy for information security, risk management, governance, business continuity management and business resiliency. This launch event has been crafted specifically to meet the needs of security professionals, reflecting the topics and issues that are challenging today's leading world-class enterprises. The Summit takes a comprehensive look at the entire spectrum of information security and risk: the role of the CISO; security through the eyes of the business and the practitioner.

July 16 - 18 (Michigan): Internet User Experience Conference Michigan 2012

IUE 2012, the eighth annual conference brings you top industry speakers, practitioners, and authors to provide you with the most complete package of Internet user experience design training, case studies, and real-world examples ever assembled. We cover most aspects of web site design and strategy, including user experience design, graphics, branding, social media, content style, the migration to mobile, and enhancements that drive customers to your site.

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 16 - 21 (Austin): SciPy Austin 2012

SciPy 2012, the eleventh annual Scientific Computing with Python conference, will be held this July in Austin, Texas. SciPy is a community dedicated to the advancement of scientific computing through open source Python software for mathematics, science, and engineering. The annual SciPy Conference allows participants from both academic and commercial organizations to showcase their latest projects, learn from skilled users and developers, and collaborate on code development.

July 17 (Portland): OpenSocial State of The Union Portland 2012

While past State of the Union events have been structured as a “mini conference”, this year we've decided to take a different tact. The Foundation's primary goals are to enable our community in developing open standards and technology that advance the social Web and foster a vibrant, open ecosystem of social platforms and applications. This year's event will be a series of working sessions where we will focus on specific topics that, as a community, we need to address in the upcoming year. Each session will be moderated to keep us on track. The moderator will produce an “action plan” that we'll use to track our progress and measure our results.

July 17 - 18 (Sydney): Online Retailer Conference and e-Commerce Sydney 2012

Online Retailer Conference and E-commerce Expo is one of the world's largest e-commerce and digital marketing events for retailers. Providing hard-to-get content on all matters e-retailing, from understanding the competitive landscape and tapping e-commerce solutions to improving e-marketing programs and redesigning websites to improve sales, Online Retailer is a must-attend event for anyone interested or involved with online and multichannel retailing.

July 17 - 18 (Chicago): 8th Edition: Customer Experience Conference Chicago 2012

The 8th Edition Customer Experience Conference will be an industry focused event specific to Heads, Vice Presidents, Directors, Senior Managers from the Consumer Products, Retail, Travel & Leisure, Technology, Telecommunications, Healthcare and Energy Industries in Customer Experience, Customer Intelligence, Customer Journey, Customer Retention, Customer Insights, Brand Communications, Loyalty Marketing and Customer Relations Management.

July 17 - 19 (San Francisco): Mobile + Web DevCon San Francisco 2012

What you will learn: master development tools to make using SDKs easier, optimize your mobile app with HTML5 & JavaScript technologies, gain insight into user experience and best practices for an exceptional UI, make the transition from web to mobile web, learn about the latest mobile web optimization strategies and maximize your profits on the app market.

July 18 (Chicago): CMO Strategy Summit Chicago 2012

The CMO Strategy Summit will be an exploration of the innovative and creative tactics that allow marketers to get the most out of their budgets. From case studies that dive deep into strategy and effectiveness, to the utilization of emerging technologies, CMO Strategy is an event designed to address the needs of marketers at every level.

July 19 (Basingstoke): Office 365 Seminar Basingstoke 2012

This seminar will give you an introduction to Microsoft's Cloud solution with Office 365. It is designed to ensure customers have the information they need to make their transition to the Cloud and get the most from Office 365's significant new capabilities.  Whether you’re a large enterprise, a government agency, or a small start-up, Office 365 introduces a variety of new packages designed to meet the unique IT needs of organisations of all sizes. We look forward to helping your organisation discover how Office 365 can reduce costs and provide greater value.

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 (Oregon): PhoneGap Day Oregon 2012

Part conference, part celebration, expect a fun and informative day packed with people who are using PhoneGap as part of their mobile app development. Meet the PhoneGap team and connect with other PhoneGap developers from IBM, Facebook, and many more. You’ll hear about the latest PhoneGap news and what’s coming next!

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 21 (San Francisco): Innovators of The Web Conference San Francisco 2012

CASCADE SF is throwing the first annual Innovators of the Web Conference and the lineup is stellar. Top talent in the industry will cover best practices of HTML5, CSS3, and Mobile Design, focusing on product design for an optimal user experience. Like all previous CASCADE SF events, attendees will leave with sparks, fresh perspectives and cutting-edge skills from highly engaging presentations.

July 22 - 24 (San Diego): Esri Business Summit San Diego 2012

The Esri Business Summit offers ideas and insight from some of the best minds in business. Learn how commercial organizations worldwide are using place-based decision making to support the corporate mission, grow profitability and manage change in a world of increasing business complexity. This valuable educational and networking forum will help you gain the knowledge and resources you need to seize opportunities and thrive in today’s competitive economy.

July 23 - 24 (Mountain View): Silicon Valley Innovation Summit Mountain View 2012

The 10th annual Silicon Valley Innovation Summit is a two day gathering of top executives, entrepreneurs, and venture capital investors operating in the “Global Silicon Valley.” Through a powerful combination of keynote presentations, panel debates and top company CEO showcases, attendees get an inside look at the cutting-edge technology, business and political trends creating the most exciting and profitable new opportunities in the world.

July 23 - 24 (New York): DevCon5 New York 2012

DevCon5 provides you with the information and tools you need to exploit the capabilities of revolutionary HTML5 technology. Learn from Adobe, Microsoft, and other top names, while networking with your colleagues and community. Sessions are hands on and demonstrate how to write code that makes the user’s screen come alive.

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 (Los Angeles): OMMA Data and Targeting Los Angeles 2012

Big data comes with big promises – to find new audiences, inform creative, drive media buying efficiencies, find core constituencies. But what has it done for us lately? We start OMMA Data and Targeting with a gut check of how these two concepts really are coming together to improve campaign effectiveness and efficiency. Our agency panel of buyers and planners talk out of cases, good and bad, to identify where and whether these intricate new layers of data, and which ones, are working. 

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

Burlington Ruby Conference is a gathering of web application developers, program, designers and enthusiasts in the Ruby and Ruby on Rails communities with the following featured topics: the 4 Hour Work Week for Ruby Hackers, untangling the resourceful web with Renee, postgreSQL, volunteers, not employees, location based apps and JavaScript Web Applications and Asynchronous Interfaces.

July 29 - 31 (Minneapolis): GR8Conf US 2012

GR8 US is a conference dedicated to Groovy, Grails, Griffon and other GR8 technologies in Minneapolis, MN. This year's conference will feature four concurrent tracks over two days. There will be 3 keynote addresses by Graeme Rocher, Dierk König, and Dr. Venkat Subramaniam. Lunch will be provided both days with a sponsored happy hour on Monday night. Sunday, July 29th will be dedicated to 4 workshops on two concurrent tracks. The workshops will be at an extra cost to attendees to cover costs for the extra day.

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.

July 31 (New York): Social Curation Summit New York 2012

Social Curation Summit is the must-attend event for anyone focused on the proliferation of visual social networks and the diverse array of content curation services that have drawn the attention of users, investors and brands alike. Discover how brands and retailers across a wide range of business verticals can use curated stories, pictures, and videos to highlight creativity and innovation. Considering that social curation and visual commerce cuts across all age, gender and demographic boundaries, this is one event that you can't afford to miss!

July 31 - August 5 (Milwaukee): TypeCon2012: MKE SHIFT Milwaukee

This year’s incredible conference program has been coming together at a record pace and we’re eager to share it with you. Some of the brightest names in type and design will be sharing their knowledge and skills during TypeCon2012. Presentations and workshops will explore topics such as: the library of the future; Marshall McLuhan and design; vernacular lettering; identity development with students; Cherokee syllabary; typeface legibility; the changing world of font licensing and so much more.

August Events

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 1 - 3 (Minneapolis): SharePoint Information Architecture Training Minneapolis 2012

A three day SharePoint Information Architecture workshop lead by taxonomy, metadata and search expert, Seth Earley, CEO of Earley & Associates. Recognized as experts with 18 years of best practice development in content management and search optimization, this course teaches you the proven methodologies and techniques developed by Earley & Associates. You will gain fluency in consulting approaches for deriving user requirements, translating those into a vision of a solution and creating the information management components in SharePoint. The course is unique in the level of attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata.

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 3 - 5 (Des Moines): Central Iowa 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.

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 12 - 14 (New York): Affiliate Summit East 2012

This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

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 19 - 22 (Nevada): Mobile Insider Summit Nevada 2012

Join the best minds in mobile for the renowned, three-day Mobile Insider Summit at Lake Tahoe this August. Join the mobile leaders from the top brands and marketers and top executives from the mobile industry as they share best practices and experiences in a think-tank environment. Come explore where mobile is headed and see case-studies on what works and what doesn't.

August 20 - 23 (San Diego): Gartner Catalyst Conference San Diego 2012

At Catalyst Conference 2012, you will interact with analysts, vendors and your peers in moderated discussions, workshops and private consultations – and leave with a new understanding of the industry's most important ideas, issues and technologies. As business expectations grow and IT choices proliferate, technology professionals need a single, trusted source of insight and advice to help inform strategic initiatives, solve tactical issues and guide crucial investment decisions. Solution? Gartner Catalyst Conference, renowned for its attendee-driven agenda, high-profile speakers and fiercely independent point of view—all designed with up-to-the minute IT relevance in mind.

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 21 - 24 (San Francisco): UX Week San Francisco 2012

UX Week is the premier user experience design conference. Design professionals from all over the world gather for four days of community, inspiration and skills building. Adaptive Path's UX Week is the premier user experience conference. With a mix of inspiring talks from recognized thought leaders and hands-on workshops delivering takeaway skills, this event delivers for user experience professionals at all levels — directors, managers, and practitioners. Join us as we celebrate 10 years of UX Week. It just keeps getting better and better!

August 22 - 23 (Sydney): Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit Sydney 2012

The Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit provides you with a forum to meet your peers, Gartner analysts and service providers to discuss your hottest topics including cloud computing, SOA, governance, modernization, agile, event processing and more. Over two days, the Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit provides a forum to meet your peers, Gartner analysts and service providers to discuss your hottest topics including cloud computing, SOA, governance, modernization, agile and more.

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 - 24 (Vancouver): GROW Conference Vancouver 2012

GROW is a technology conference that brings together leading entrepreneurs, thinkers, influencers and investors from Silicon Valley and Canada to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship. The social web has changed consumer expectations and empowered them with real-time information and a digital soapbox. To stay competitive, companies must create a culture of respect and openness, build a strong brand, and emotionally engage their community.

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.

August 23 (London): Office 365 Seminar London 2012

This seminar will give you an introduction to Microsoft's Cloud solution with Office 365. It is designed to ensure customers have the information they need to make their transition to the Cloud and get the most from Office 365's significant new capabilities. Whether you’re a large enterprise, a government agency, or a small start-up, Office 365 introduces a variety of new packages designed to meet the unique IT needs of organisations of all sizes. We look forward to helping your organisation discover how Office 365 can reduce costs and provide greater value.

August 23 (Chicago): CIOsynergy Chicago 2012

Over 100 IT leaders will join us on Aug 23, 2012 in Chicago; these IT leaders represent both the fortune and vast mid-market enterprise community within the Chicago metro area. An afternoon of unparalleled networking in an ultimate learning environment with the CIOs of Chicago’s enterprise arena.

August 27 - 30 (Orlando): B2B Summit Orlando 2012

At B2B Summit 2012, you’ll go beyond hearing great B2B marketing ideas to programming session with activities, working planning sessions and step-by-step case studies. Over the course of four days we’ll help you analyze your current B2B strategy, and expand your knowledge and expertise, teaching you how to optimize your marketing funnel with a systematic process for implementing proven strategies. We have every marketer covered, from foundation-level sessions to advanced practices workshops, all designed to help you get ahead – and stay ahead – of your competition.

August 28 - 30 (Toronto): SharePoint Information Architecture Training Toronto 2012

A three day SharePoint Information Architecture workshop lead by taxonomy, metadata and search expert, Seth Earley, CEO of Earley & Associates. Recognized as experts with 18 years of best practice development in content management and search optimization, this course teaches you the proven methodologies and techniques developed by Earley & Associates. You will gain fluency in consulting approaches for deriving user requirements, translating those into a vision of a solution and creating the information management components in SharePoint. The course is unique in the level of attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata.

August 29 - 31 (San Diego): CloudOpen San Diego 2012

CloudOpen is a conference celebrating and exploring the open source projects, technologies and companies who make up the cloud. It’s built on a belief that open works: for users, for industry and for technology. CloudOpen brings together the open source projects, products and companies that are driving the cloud and big data ecosystems today, along with best practices from the world of traditional open source. This conference is about the future of computing and how users should ensure that their cloud solutions — technologies, data, and APIs — are truly open.

September Events

September 4 - 6 (Columbus): Content Marketing World Columbus 2012

Content Marketing World is the one event where you can learn and network with the best and the brightest in the content marketing industry. Content Marketing World is the largest gathering of content marketing professionals in the world. OUR 2011 EVENT brought together over 600 marketing professionals from 18 different countries. You will leave with all the materials you need to take a content strategy back to your team – and – implement a content marketing plan that will grow your business and engage your audience.

September 5 - 8 (Croatia): eZ Publish Summer Camp Croatia 2012

eZ Publish Summer Camp is a learn & fun event: learning eZ Publish CMS and having fun on the Croatian island of Brac. What you get? 3 days of eZ experience, 1 track for eZ beginners, 2 tracks for eZ experienced devs, Face-time with eZ Publish Skippers, eZ Publish 4.7 Certification, Boat trip.

September 6 (Singapore): Forrester's CIO Summit APAC -- Singapore 2012

As a CIO today, you are expected to be not just a technology leader but also a business leader. Many of you are tasked with finding emerging business opportunities, driving growth, encouraging innovation, and engaging the customers. This provides a tremendous opportunity for you to step up and co-create and ultimately shape the future business vision. Collaborating with the business will not be enough — you don't just provide the technology but jointly own the success and failure of business initiatives. Forrester's CIO Summit 2012 will help you understand this new paradigm and overcome the challenges in transitioning to this new role.

September 10 - 12 (Hong Kong): SES Hong Kong 2012

SES Hong Kong 2012 will be packed with sessions covering PPC management, keyword research, SEO, social media, local, mobile, link building, duplicate content, multiple site issues, video optimization and usability, plus networking events, parties and more. We take the entire digital marketing spectrum and wrap an agenda around it aimed at helping marketers do their jobs better and stimulate business growth. The industry is changing and practitioners need to become multi-skilled to manage the convergence of search, social, display, email and the analytics and optimization techniques that go with it.

September 10 - 13 (California): X Change Web Analytics Conference California 2012

X Change is the premier conference for Web analytics professionals. With its groundbreaking “all conversational” small group format, impressive level of sophistication among the attendees, and fantastic accommodations and events, X Change Conference has forged a fresher approach to the digital measurement conference. Expressly designed for enterprise analytics managers and digital marketing and measurement practitioners, X Change brings together top professionals in the field in a no-sales, all business, peer-to-peer environment for deep-dives into cutting edge online measurement topics.

September 10 - 13 (Chicago): Cloud Connect Chicago 2012

After three years of phenomenal growth in Silicon Valley, Cloud Connect is expanding to the Windy City. Join 1,200+ IT professionals, developers, cloud influencers and key executives for four days of inspiring cloud dialogue as we rewrite the rules to take advantage of the cloud opportunity.

September 11 - 12 (Chicago): Social Pulse Summit Chicago 2012

Join us at our 2nd Social Pulse Summit and discuss how companies can use Social Media and its many users to build brand loyalty, resolve customer complaints, and conduct market research at low cost. These strategies as discussed by industry leaders will give insight on creating metrics to track social media productivity in actual gained revenue using certain innovative software technologies that can both manage viral customer feedback and monitor employee usage to ensure the right message is getting out to consumers and without leaking valuable internal information.

September 11 - 13 (San Francisco): Intel Developer Forum San Francisco 2012

The Intel Developer Forum (IDF) is where people from every part of the technology industry gather to hear about Intel’s latest advances. The conference provides a rare chance to engage and learn about Intel products across the entire compute continuum.

September 13 (Chicago): DAM Chicago 2012

Following the success of previous DAM events, Henry Stewart returns to Chicago for the fifth year running. ‘The Art and Practice of Managing Digital Media’ – all from the users’ perspective - is designed to help you keep up with the best of new developments in DAM. Assets have value – and exploiting this value is the purpose of our day long conference. Assets help you prosper when they are well managed. Through our keynote presentations, case studies and panels, you’ll get a state-of-the-art understanding of both the “why” and the “how” of digital asset management – all from the point of view of DAM managers and users.

September 17 - 18 (Denver): Kentico Connection Denver 2012

Kentico Connection is THE conference for partners, businesses, marketers and developers who want to easily leverage the latest technologies with Kentico, the enterprise solutions accessible to all. The event you can’t afford to miss, packed with valuable information that you can apply to your work immediately. Kentico Connection is our opportunity to enlighten, engage and empower them at this informal gathering where we can all put faces to emails, and unite in our drive for success.

September 17 - 19 (Chicago): SMB Digital Marketing Chicago 2012

BIA/Kelsey estimates there are some 20 million small businesses in the United States alone. By far, small business represents the biggest opportunity for the next generation of digital marketing solutions. The leading edge of small business marketing innovation will be on full display at SMB Digital Marketing 2012, Sept. 17-19 in CHICAGO – the latest and greatest edition of BIA/Kelsey SMB-focused events that have led the industry since 1986.

September 17 - 19 (Dallas): The Big Social Dallas 2012

The Big Social is a three-day worldwide gathering where Telligent’s customers, partners, social industry professional, friends and enthusiasts will be able to share insights, ideas and community solutions. Over the course of the three days, dozens of Telligent customers share first-hand the impact implementing an online community has had at their respective organizations. The learning was so impactful during last year’s user conference that 100% of surveyed customers noted that they would recommend this event to their peers.

September 17 - 20 (Boston): DESIGN East Boston 2012

The East Coast's Most Comprehensive Event for Engineers & Designers. Explore the latest developments & trends in engineering, build knowledge and new skills, network with peers and technical experts, discover cutting-edge products & technologies, and find solutions to your biggest design challenges. DESIGN East brings all the latest practical design insights, techniques and products across a range of application and technology areas to one place, at one time – it’s the most powerful, efficient and cost-effective way for you to update your knowledge, skills and list of products/technologies to consider for current and future projects.

September 18 (London): OMMA Mobile Europe London 2012

This conference is designed for content producers, brand marketers, and agency professionals to learn about the latest trends in mobile marketing. The top mobile marketing executives, agency executives, and media decision makers will share their experiences, insights, research, big ideas, and predictions on the future of mobile marketing. The conference will include keynotes, research presentations, and case studies- all covering and evaluating emerging mobile solutions.

September 18 (Boston): Social Media Strategies Summit for Non-Profits Boston 2012

SMSS for Non-Profits includes two dedicated tracks: “Social Media Tools & Platforms” and “Social Media Strategies & Tactics”, with informative presentations and case studies from leading experts in the non-profit industry. Whether you are looking to learn more detail about applications on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook, or learn about successful strategies for utilizing social media for volunteer recruitment and campaign optimization, SMSS for Non-Profits was designed with your non-profit organization in mind.

September 18 - 20 (Las Vegas): Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit North America 2012

The Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit North America (HCTS NA) is the premier forum for executives in the hosting, cloud computing, datacenter and Internet infrastructure sectors. Corporate leaders, industry visionaries, practitioners, financial professionals and end users come together to learn, network and map out strategies for today's rapidly changing marketplace. The program at the Summit provides a complete overview of the opportunities and challenges facing the hosting and cloud industries in a power-packed three-day format.

September 18 - 20 (London): The Green Data Centre Conference & Exhibition London 2012

The Green Data Centre Conference and Exhibition, coming up on its 2nd international installment has quickly become the most comprehensive event of its kind. “Greening” your facility through innovative design, building and operational techniques is a process, and the first step of this process is education. GDCON offers data centre managers and engineers the most complete and applicable solutions needed for todays ever-changing data centre environment.

September 18 - 21 (San Francisco): Dreamforce San Francisco 2012

One of the main reasons business and IT professionals flock to Dreamforce is to meet the leaders in cloud computing face to face. Where else but at Dreamforce can you evaluate more than 350 cloud computing companies showcasing more than 1,000 solutions that can be easily integrated with Salesforce. There all here, under one roof, and ready to put on a show. Over 650 transformative sessions. Everything you need to know and more about the power of the cloud and becoming a social enterprise will be covered.

September 19 (Reading): Office 365 Seminar Reading 2012

This seminar will give you an introduction to Microsoft's Cloud solution with Office 365. It is designed to ensure customers have the information they need to make their transition to the Cloud and get the most from Office 365's significant new capabilities.  Whether you’re a large enterprise, a government agency, or a small start-up, Office 365 introduces a variety of new packages designed to meet the unique IT needs of organisations of all sizes. We look forward to helping your organisation discover how Office 365 can reduce costs and provide greater value.

September 19 - 20 (London): Big Data World Europe London 2012

Big Data World will prepare senior marketing and IT executives with the strategies, intelligence and technology they need to handle Big Data effectively through a combination of strategic keynotes and technical ‘how to’ case studies, running alongside a large scale exhibition. It's 2 days packed with best practice, the latest research, and the most innovative case studies!

September 19 - 20 (Boston): Mobile Marketing Strategies Summit Boston 2012

Organizations can reach and interact with current and potential consumers around the clock. Learn how to do this successfully at MMSS. MMSS is the mobile event of 2012, including compelling case studies, interactive workshops and innovative presentations that will help you: measure and understand mobile ROI, craft a strategic approach to mobile, define mobile marketing for your organization and discover what other top name brands are doing within the mobile space.

September 19 - 20 (New York): Cloud Computing World Forum North America 2012

Europe's leading Cloud Computing event arrives in North America. The only place to discuss the latest cloud topics, including SaaS, security, mobile, virtualization, CRM, Big Data and much more. Taking place on the 19th and 20th September 2012 in New York, the Cloud Computing World Forum North America brings together some of the IT industry’s biggest players to discuss cloud computing and do business together.

September 19 - 20 (London): ad:tech London 2012

The ad:tech conference programme provides you with the chance to indulge in some much-needed strategic thinking: assess what others have been doing, analyse what’s happening in the market, and plan what you can do in your organisation. We’ve aggregated sessions on the most critical issues for this year including: online branding, data insights, making social media work, creative e-commerce, strategic mobile marketing & advertising, innovative video advertising formats.

September 19 - 20 (Atlanta): CEM Summit Atlanta 2012

This Summit was created to help B2B and B2C marketers address these tough challenges. Renowned thought leaders from companies such as Symantec, Intuit, Coca-Cola and the Direct Marketing Association will share breakthrough strategies, case studies, and best practices to help you achieve Customer Experience Marketing success. The Summit offers a variety of learning environments such as informative sessions, expert panels, roundtable discussions, and networking events.

September 19 - 21 (New York): SharePoint Information Architecture Training New York 2012

A three day SharePoint Information Architecture workshop lead by taxonomy, metadata and search expert, Seth Earley, CEO of Earley & Associates. Recognized as experts with 18 years of best practice development in content management and search optimization, this course teaches you the proven methodologies and techniques developed by Earley & Associates. You will gain fluency in consulting approaches for deriving user requirements, translating those into a vision of a solution and creating the information management components in SharePoint. The course is unique in the level of attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata.

September 23 - 25 (Chicago): ARMA International Conference and Expo Chicago 2012

ARMA 2012 will be held September 23-25 in Chicago at the McCormick Place Book your trip now and enjoy the excitement of Chicago and the comfort of our partnering hotels, the Hilton Chicago and the Palmer House, just steps from Lake Michigan, Millennium Park and the famed Magnificent Mile, not to mention some of the best shopping and dining Chicago has to offer. With more than 70 education sessions, limitless face-to-face networking opportunities and the fun you’ve come to expect from ARMA’s Annual Conference and Expo, you’ll find all the tools you need, including leading-edge education from top thought leaders, and best practices, tactics, and technologies.

September 25 - 26 (San Francisco): Social Media Strategies Summit San Francisco 2012

Social Media Strategies Conference - San Francisco is a two-day event comprised of workshops, case studies, a variety of presentations and an abundance of networking opportunities. Unlike traditional conferences, Social Media Strategies Conference reveals the many secrets behind building, managing and growing successful social media platforms and strategies. We are thrilled to bring Social Media Strategies Conference back to San Francisco as it is a hub for social media marketing!

September 25 - 27 (Chicago): SharePoint Fest Chicago 2012

Attend SharePoint Fest - Chicago, where you’ll be able to attend technical classes and seminars – taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers, Microsoft engineers and Microsoft MVPs – covering Enterprise Content Management, Infrastructure/Administration, Composites (Workflow), Search, Business Intelligence, & Development. At SharePoint Fest - Chicago 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!

September 26 (San Antonio): 3rd Annual San Antonio IT Symposium 2012

This Symposium provides a tremendous opportunity for our region's IT community to gather and explore new ways to maintain our competitive advantage in a global economy. The ability to receive information on opportunities and challenges facing all of us and to capture actionable information from peers that we can apply to our own challenges makes this event rewarding and productive.

September 27 - 28 (Berlin): Web & Portal Collaboration Reloaded Berlin 2012

By popular demand, we.CONECT is bringing an international audience of intranet, web, collaboration, social media and portal managers from all over the world to Berlin, to network, share knowledge and be made aware of the key developments within the industry. With over 80 of the leading opinion makers, Web & Portal Collaboration Reloaded Europe is the definitive event for collaboration managers all over Europe!

September 30 - October 2 (Washington DC): BBCon Washington DC 2012

Discover new ways to be your best at the Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits in Washington, D.C.! Whether you need to develop your professional career, make lasting connections with industry experts and peers, or improve how you use technology, bbcon 2012 is the place to discover new ways to be your best.

September 30 - October 4 (Boston): Predictive Analytics World Boston 2012

Predictive Analytics World 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 is the only conference of its kind, delivering vendor-neutral sessions across verticals such as banking, financial services, e-commerce, education, government, healthcare, high technology, insurance, non-profits, publishing, social gaming, retail and telecommunications.

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