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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November Events

November 26 - 27 (Kuala Lumpur): Demand Forecasting Masterclass Kuala Lumpur 2012

This two-day interactive course is designed to give a broad overview of Demand Forecasting processes and techniques, and to describe how the function fits within the organization. It will highlight the benefi ts to expect from improved forecast quality and critical behaviours which make forecasting successful in time. Delegates are welcome to bring their laptops with their own data sets as they will have the opportunity to tackle numbers and play roles in a forecast review session. Discussion between attendees is also expected to fuel experience exchange during the course.

November 26 - 27 (Mumbai): Advanced Analytics & Big Data Forum Mumbai 2012

The Big Data & Advanced Analytics Innovation Summit brings together the leaders and innovators from the industry for an event acclaimed for its interactive format; combining keynote presentations, interactive breakout sessions and open discussion. With a vast amount of data now available, modern businesses are faced with the challenge of dissecting and making sense of this information to enhance company performance and achieve more effective CRM. With senior leadership now more aware of the need for investment in big data & analytics practices, data scientists play a key role in policy formation.

November 26 - 28 (Singapore): SES Singapore 2012

SES brings its world renowned learning experience and thought leaders in the search engine marketing field back to Singapore. More than 50 speakers from a cross-section of well-respected industry organisations will discuss the latest market dynamics and trends, best practices, technology and innovation. SES Singapore 2012 will be packed with sessions covering PPC management, keyword research, SEO, social media, local, mobile, link building, duplicate content, multiple site issues, video optimisation and usability, plus networking events, parties and more.

November 26 - 30 (Atlanta): SharePoint 2010 Administration Core Technologies Training Atlanta 2012

This course is designed for the IT professional who has been tasked with setting up, managing and maintaining Microsoft’s SharePoint Server 2010 platform. During this 5 day instructor led course you will learn how to install SharePoint Server, create and manage Web applications and site collections as well as understand their place and purpose within the SharePoint platform. You will also learn about the new implementation of service applications and gain an understanding of the document management features provided by this newest edition of SharePoint Server.

November 27 (United Kingdom): SDL Innovate United Kingdom - Mastering Global Customer Engagement

Join other forward-looking companies at SDL Innovate United Kingdom, where you'll learn how to leverage new strategies to drive the global customer experience. Become a master at engaging with your customers in all languages and across all touch-points.

November 27 (Reading): SharePoint 2013 Seminar UK 2012

These seminars are the first public events covering SharePoint 2013. They will be presented by the BrightStarr employees who have been involved in Microsoft’s SharePoint 2013 Technical Adoption Program (TAP); providing valuable feedback to Microsoft on the development of SharePoint 2013 since February 2012, and benefit from guest speakers from the Microsoft SharePoint 2013 team. If you want to find out what is new with SharePoint 2013 and how your organisation can benefit from its enhanced features, ensure to reserve a space today.

November 27 - 28 (New York): #SMWF N. America 2012

#SMWF N.America will focus on high-level conference content, facilitating seamless networking experiences and breaking down barriers, ensuring our delegates can connect and collaborate with each other in an environment that’s wholly conducive to forging valuable partnerships.

November 27 - 28 (London): Sustainable Brands London Conference 2012

The Sustainable Brands Conference is the preeminent international event for executives looking to understand the unfolding market drivers and leading-edge strategies, tactics and tools for building business and brand value by innovating to provide shared economic, environmental and social benefits. SB London is set to facilitate face-to-face connections for the first time outside of the US, bringing the forum and debate to the UK and Europe. Join us as the sustainability, brand strategy and innovation communities convene to explore The Power of “And.” Learn why and how to participate now in the sustainability uprising by revolutionising your brand in response to a rapidly changing economic landscape.

November 27 - 28 (London): Predictive Analytics World London 2012

PAW focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics. Hear from the horse's mouth precisely how FT 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners deploy predictive modelling, and the business impact it delivers. Join PAW and access the best keynotes, sessions, workshop, exposition, expert panel, networking coffee breaks, reception, brand-name enterprise leaders, and industry heavyweights in the business.

November 27 - 29 (Las Vegas): Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit Las Vegas 2012

This Summit delivers on today's key applications issues—from understanding the real business value of cloud computing and learning when, why and how to adopt cloud and agile methods, to making your SOA application development more productive, dynamic and simple. Learn from and interact with 30 Gartner analysts, your peers and solution leaders in a variety of formats to drill down into your most critical topics.

November 27 - 29 (Boston): Gilbane Conference Boston 2012

Designed for anyone responsible for content, marketing, business, or technical aspects of public facing websites, including, sales & marketing, digital marketing, brand managers, business unitls with P&L, Web strategists, IT, Web managers, business managers, digital media, e-commerce managers, content managers & strategists. Our conference is organized into 4 tracks so whether you are in marketing, IT, a business unit, or an internal function, you will be able to plan a customized agenda to get the information you need for success.

November 27 - 29 (Las Vegas): AWS re: Invent Las Vegas 2012

Save the date for Amazon Web Services first global customer and partner conference, AWS re: Invent 2012. Choose from 100+ sessions, including hands-on workshops, technical strategy sessions for executives, and deep technical content covering everything from architecture to operations. Compete in the AWS hackathon and all-day Coding Challenge to win credits and other prizes. Get your questions answered by AWS engineers and architects at Office Hours.

November 28 (Online): Tweet Jam: Socializing Customer Relationship Management #CXMChat

Join us on Wednesday, November 28 at 10 am PST / 1 pm EST / 1700 GMT for our monthly Tweet Jam. We welcome the broader CMSWire community to participate, as we spend an hour discussing how social media support not only digital marketing, but the entire customer lifecycle. How have new technologies (like social media) changed the way we support customers? How are companies retaining customers after the first purchase? Are organizations focusing enough on retention? How do the strategies and use of social media and other tools differ? These are just some of the topics we will address.

November 28 (London): Social Media Results For PR & Comms Conference London 2012

This is THE social media conference for brands, inhouse PR and comms professionals and corporates alike. Don't waste your time with “gurus” and consultants! Instead, join us at this one-day, content-led conference developed specifically around the burning issues which PR and comms professionals face on a daily basis. With a brand-led speaker line up and an 80% brand-led audience (based on past events), you can be confident that your time will not be wasted. Learn from those who are actually doing it and take away practical advice and winning strategies to drive your social media to the next level and ultimately, to maximise real return on engagement.

November 29 - 30 (Melbourne): YOW! Australia Software Developer Conference Melbourne 2012

The annual YOW! December Conferences, Workshops brings international software experts to Brisbane, Melbourne, and this year a new one day conference in Sydney. YOW! has been rated Australia's top tech event by attendees and a top global tech conference by our speakers. Organized by Developers for Developers no other event provides the technical breadth and depth with 39 invited talks in 3 tracks plus 10 invited full-day workshops. The conferences provide fast paced, in depth coverage of emerging technology, tools and practices. Workshops provide full day small group professional development.

December Events

December 1 - 4 (Amsterdam): Kings of Code Amsterdam 2012

This year we're expanding Kings of Code into a full-blown developers festival. Enjoy a Hack Battle, the Conference and a Workshop day in the heart of Amsterdam. One day, two tracks, 16 leading and international speakers on topics like frontend, backend and mobile development. This year's Conference, in the center of Amsterdam, will bring together 400 developers from all over the world to enjoy talks and keynotes on the latest trends in development.

December 2 - 4 (Honolulu): In Control Honolulu 2012

Spend two content-rich days with some of the most forward-thinking Designers and Developer building today’s Web. Limited enrollment and longer sessions allow for more meaningful interaction with our expert speakers and fellow attendees. Join us to expand your skill set and use updated techniques to refine your Web design craft.

December 3 - 6 (Sydney): Cooper U Interaction Design Training Sydney 2012

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First we’ll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you’ll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. Here’s a taste of what you’ll learn: how to conduct user research; translate research into personas, goals, and scenarios; develop and prioritize requirements based on user and business goals; turn requirements into a concrete product concept. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

December 3 - 6 (Las Vegas): Gartner Data Center Conference Las Vegas 2012

Grounded in tactical and strategic guidance, our intensive conference agenda is unique in that it offers comprehensive content for all major data center disciplines — servers, operating systems, storage, business continuity and disaster recovery. We provide a consultative environment of solutions from leading and emerging technology providers, arming our attendees with information to advance their business.

December 4 (Reading): Office 365 Wave 15 Overview and Introduction Seminar UK 2012

Learn what’s new about Office 365, come along and meet us at one of our brand new Office 365 Seminars. Designed to give you an overview of the technology, you will discover how you can transform your business productivity with Office 365. You will see The New Office, Wave 15 positioned with a focus on “what’s new” as well as “scenario” based demonstrations to help understand how the new technology can be applied.

December 4 (Reading): SharePoint 2013 Overview and Introduction Seminar UK 2012

Designed for business and technical decision makers alike, our upcoming seminars provide a start guide to everything you’ll need to know to make SharePoint 2013 a success in your organisation. We’ll explore the features and benefits of the platform through in-depth discussions, demonstrations and usage scenarios. We’ll help you plan the journey and decisions you’ll need to make when adopting SharePoint 2013 in your business.

December 4 - 5 (New York): All Facebook Marketing Conference New York 2012

Meet in New York City for two days of Facebook marketing immersion. AllFacebook Marketing Conference New York 2012 provides proven solutions for building brands and engaging prospective customers. Learn how to grow your follower base and deliver real revenue-generating results. AllFacebook Marketing Conference brings together marketing professionals, digital media experts, social media veterans and business owners.

December 4 - 5 (Dallas): Dallas Digital Summit 2012

Join hundreds of Digital executives, senior marketers, entrepreneurs, web strategists, bloggers, and investors at the First Annual Dallas Digital Summit for expert strategy oriented content on all things digital. Hear from dozens of industry thought leaders and innovators discuss best practices and strategies on topics such as Social Media, Mobile, Email, Analytics, Design, Apps, Online Advertising, Ecommerce and much more!

December 4 - 5 (Toronto): iStrategy Toronto 2012

iStrategy Toronto is the 17th installment of our global conference series. And it promises to be the best yet. Whether it's building customer loyalty, increasing sales, improving lead generation or driving greater consumer engagement, our program has been specifically designed to help attendees develop their audience and build traffic, create brand awareness, improve customer service and develop better use of digital tools internally to drive more productive business outcomes.

December 4 - 6 (Los Angeles): Interactive Local Media West Los Angeles 2012

BIA/Kelsey’s Interactive Local Media conference is the original digital media conference focused on the local opportunity. This event has consistently attracted the industry's most interesting, innovative and inspired leaders for nearly 10 years. ILM West will be no exception.

December 4 - 6 (Paris): LeWeb Paris 2012

LeWeb brings together the most influential audience in the internet ecosystem from all over the world. Entrepreneurs, sponsors, venture capitalists, visionaries… connect at LeWeb and shape the future of your business.

December 4 - 7 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2012

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First, we'll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you'll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

December 4 - 7 (San Francisco): AnDevCon IV San Francisco 2012

AnDevCon IV is the technical conference for software developers building Android apps. AnDevCon is the biggest, info-packed, most practical Android conference in the world. Whether you're an enterprise developer, work for a commercial software company, or are driving your own start-up, if you are building Android apps, you need to attend AnDevCon, Dec 4–7, 2012 in the San Francisco Bay Area.

December 4 - 7 (Sydney): Open Source Developers Conference Sydney 2012

The Open Source Developers Conference is a not-for-profit conference covering all aspects of open source technology - from software and systems to open data. Over the past few years in Sydney we have seen rapid growth in Open Source technology take-up rate by local enterprise and government. Our focus for OSDC12 will be around the use of Open Source in business and how you can make a commercial business around open source code.

December 5 (Manchester): Intranet Fundamentals Seminar Manchester 2012

Are you considering a new intranet or in the beginning stages of implementing one? Don’t miss out on this free seminar which will take you through some of the fundamental issues you will be facing. We will be joined by an Interact Intranet customer who will take you on an exclusive tour of their intranet, giving you the rare opportunity to see how their site is developed and managed.

December 5 - 6 (Las Vegas): SMX Social Media Marketing Las Vegas 2012

Whether you’re managing communities or buying social media advertising, SMX Social Media Marketing is your conference. You’ll be inspired by experts, meet others with your challenges, and leave confident you’ll excel in this fast-paced environment. SMX Social Media Marketing is a two-day, tactic-rich conference that covers all key issues for getting the most out of social marketing, whether you’re tasked with driving organic traffic, managing paid campaigns, or stewarding your company’s brand with online reputation management and customer service.