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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December Events

December 5 - 6 (Washington D.C.): Technology Conference and Expo 2012

The 2012 Technology Conference & Expo promises to deliver cutting edge content on all the technology challenges facing your association today. Explore how to improve technology integration and effectiveness through exciting education formats including sound-byte learning and Ignite. With so much high-level content, there promises to be exceptional learning opportunities for CEOs, CTOs, CIOs, CXOs, other technology staff, and even marketing, membership and professional development staff.

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.

December 5 - 8 (Utah): Search Insider Summit Park City 2012

The winter Summit will take place in the country's most beautiful and renowned skiing resort, Deer Valley in Park City, Utah, at the opening week of the ski season. Whether you are a hardcore skier or not, you will enjoy the fresh air, the stunning views, the hot chocolate by the cozy fire pit, the lavishing parties, the abundant options of adventurous, relaxing or exhilarating activities, and most importantly, the knowledgable industry professionals and great companies you'll have the pleasure doing business with in the year(s) to come.

December 6 (Washington DC): IT Roadmap Conference & Expo Washington DC 2012

IT Roadmap 2012 Washington, D.C. 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 IT leaders from all over the DC. area are heading to get actionable information on today’s technology trends. And it’s where you need to be.

December 6 (London): Intranet Fundamentals Seminar London 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 6 (Tel Aviv): CouchConf Israel 2012

This one-day event is for anyone who wants to take a deeper dive into Couchbase NoSQL technology, learn where it’s headed and build really cool stuff. Join us for a day to find out what’s new with Couchbase and learn more about harnessing this powerful technology for your web and mobile applications.

December 6 (New York): Cloud World Forum North America 2012

The Cloud World Forum North America is the only place to discuss how cloud computing is transforming the enterprise in North America. From showcasing the cloud's newest business applications to charting the rise of big data, we'll keep you informed about all the latest industry trends. With over 200 fellow top-level delegates present, you'll have ample opportunity to meet industry professionals and develop new business leads. With the conference stream split between a number of key subject areas, you'll hear the latest trends surrounding every cloud topic.

December 6 (London): NoSQL Roadshow London 2012

These informative and intensive 1 day sessions with 10 presentations are designed to give you an overview of the changing landscape around data management highlighted by concepts like “Big Data” and NoSQL databases, that are based on non traditional, non relational data models. The NoSQL Roadshow aimed at IT professionals who is interested in faster and cheaper solutions to managing fast growing databases and data stores.

December 6 - 7 (Miami): Content Strategies Summit Miami 2012

Storytelling with purpose - The Content Strategies Summit is THE conference for the latest trends and technologies in content marketing. This is the most practical, real world event of its kind, where corporate practitioners in content strategy, marketing and user-experience design come together to share ways to better manager, create, publish and deliver content in a content-chaotic world.

December 9 - 12 (Las Vegas): DevIntersection Conference

You cannot afford to miss this event where Microsoft and industry experts come together at the final stop of the .NET Rocks Visual Studio 2012 Launch Road Trip to create a new and awesome event - DevIntersection.

December  9 - 12 (Utah): Email Insider Summit Park City 2012

The Email Insider Summit is a unique event where the biggest brands and brightest minds caucus for three-days on state of email marketing. The event, hosted at a luxury resort, is perfectly structured to offer all attendees the most valuable mix of high-level sessions and networking functions.

December 11 (Online): Hippo Webinar - Solving The Content Challenge Of Delivering Great Customer Experiences

Consumers now expect content that is targeted, relevant — and most of all optimized for the channel they are on. Whether it’s a Web site, or a social media channel, today’s engagement both starts AND ends with a contextual experience. Join us in exploring how Hippo can help you solve the challenge of delivering great customer experiences.

December 11 (Dallas): Intranet Fundamentals Seminar Dallas 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 face, including: structuring your intranet to ensure users can access information quickly and launching your intranet for maximum impact and on-going success.

December 11 - 12 (San Francisco): APPNATION IV San Francisco 2012

APPNATION IV will deliver the ideas that frame the new app economy through provocative and thoughtful keynote presentations from the leading minds and dominant figures in the market. Ranging from traditional keynotes and on-stage interviews to videos and immersive experiences, APPNATION blends useful information, high concepts and exciting entertainment.

December 11 - 13 (Minneapolis): SharePoint Server 2010 Business Intelligence/Dashboards Seminar Minneapolis 2012

This course focuses the business user to take their sea of data and distill it into specific, valuable knowledge that can lead to acting wisely upon that knowledge. By empowering users to forge their raw data into knowledge-sharing formats, businesses can review, drill into and isolate data to the point that better decisions can be reached faster and more efficiently.

December 12 (Los Angeles): Social Curation Summit Los Angeles 2012

In the era of tweeting, liking and +1ing, how you share content is often just as important as the content itself. Following a successful launch event in New York City, Social Curation Summit is headed to Los Angeles. The conference 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.

December 12 (Mountain View): Eclipse Day at Googleplex California 2012

Eclipse Day at the Googleplex is a 1-day event for developers to learn about different Eclipse projects and related technologies. You are invited to attend and listen as experts from the Eclipse projects and Google share their experiences of using Eclipse. It's also a great opportunity for you to meet and network with other Eclipse enthusiasts.

December 12 (London): Most Contagious London 2012

This year’s inaugural Most Contagious conference will capture the same spirit, bringing Contagious’ expert opinions and renowned insights to life on stage. On 12.12.12 we’ll explore trends such as Service Design, Brands for Change, Perceptive Media, and Augmented Experiences, as well as anticipating the future shape of crucial categories like Retail, Entertainment, Technology and Design.

December 12 (New York): Big Analytics New York 2012

The Big Analytics 2012 Roadshow will be taking place Wednesday, December 12th in New York City. Learn how the convergence of data science, digital marketing, Hadoop, data warehousing, SQL-H, and in-database analytics go beyond the “big data” hype to practical applications that drive business innovation.

December 12 (San Francisco): UP 2012 Cloud Computing Conference San Francisco 2012

One of the biggest and oldest cloud events with world class lineup of speakers. Join people like you - beginners, intermediate and advanced level to get solutions that can be applied today and tomorrow. Gain access to exclusive cutting edge cloud computing thought leadership. UP'12 provides global / multinational end-users, as well as public / private sector executives access to exclusive content, from Cloud experts who are driving the future of Cloud Computing.

December 12 - 13 (New York): Corporate Communication Management Conference

To meet the challenge of a changing business landscape, new corporate communication strategies is required to shape attitudes and beliefs of your internal and external audience. The Conference Board and the NYU Public Relations and Corporate Communication School for Continuing and Professional Studies is pleased to collaborate and present to you the latest trends and issues in corporate communication management.

December 13 - 14 (New York): Social Media Risk Management New York Management 2012

IQPC’s Social Media Risk Management conference will enable you to learn practical advice and information on implementing a comprehensive social media strategy, with policies tailored to the requirements and culture of your business. By attending this in-depth 2-day program, you will gain insights into how other companies are handling social media, see where you are ahead of the curve, and the areas where you lag behind.

December 14 (Hyderabad): Virtue Insight Cloud Computing Summit

6th Cloud Computing Summit 2012 is the place to meet all the key decision makers across the entire cloud computing eco-system from enterprises, telecom operators, regulators, government agencies, service providers, system integrators and vendors. This summit will provide great networking opportunities with industry leaders, presenting you with the opportunity to meet and do business with like-minded individuals.

December 17 - 21 (Washington DC): SharePoint 2010 Advanced Administration Training Washington DC 2012

SharePoint 2010 Advanced Administrator is an advanced 5 day class delivered using our own Advanced Workshop content written and developed by Steve Smith – SharePoint MVP of Combined Knowledge. This five-day, instructor-guided workshop will prepare the experienced SharePoint Administrator for configuring and deploying advanced services, configurations and features through a series of hands-on exercises with limited guidance to build a complex and functional SharePoint infrastructure.

December 22 (New Delhi): Cyber Times International Conference on Emerging Trends in Technology & Management

The conference intends to provide a platform, to offer an innovative view of Technology, Management thinking, Realistic Research Studies and various Management Practices in the Indian and Global perspective. It aims at bringing Research Scholars, Academicians, Practicing Managers, and Students at a point where it seeks to address issues, interests, and findings from research work and exploration of original ideas concerning various Technical and Management aspects. This conference will provide a global platform where the industry experts will get together and share their experience and their new & upcoming developments.

January Events

January 7 - 14 (Anaheim): SANS Virtualization & Cloud Summit Anaheim 2013

Many security teams are finding that cloud service providers do not have comparable security controls in place or that the providers aren't able or willing to share audit data with them. Contract requirements may not be taking security and compliance into account either, and there are a lot of risk management questions going unanswered. At the SANS Cloud/Virtualization Security Summit, you can get some of those questions answered, in many cases directly from customers who have worked to solve the problems already.

January 7 - 14 (Anaheim): SANS Mobile Device Security Summit Anaheim 2013

Mobile device security experts and practitioners will discuss the best approaches to this new and evolving challenge. Organizations who have developed successful mobile device security programs will share how they developed and gained management support for their plans.

January 8 - 11 (Orlando): TAP! Orlando 2013

TAP! is a cutting-edge training conference pushing new limits in digital content creation, publishing, marketing and monetizing. The who’s who in this new emerging space will share case studies and technical how-to sessions that will help you bring your digital publishing project to life. TAP! is designed for creatives and management alike – sessions cover both practical tools and techniques as well as strategy and vision.

January 8 - 11 (Sandusky): CodeMash Ohio 2013

CodeMash is a unique event that will educate developers on current practices, methodologies, and technology trends in a variety of platforms and development languages such as Java, .Net, Ruby, Python and PHP.

January 14 - 16 (Amsterdam): 8th International Digital Curation Conference Amsterdam 2013

IDCC brings together those who create and manage data and information, those who use it and those who research and teach about curation processes. Our view of ‘data’ is a broad one – video games and virtual worlds are of just as much interest as data from laboratory instruments or field observation. Whether the information originates in the arts, humanities, social or experimental sciences the issues faced are cross-disciplinary.

January 15 - 18 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2013

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.

January 16 - 17 (Copenhagen): Warm Crocodile Developer Conference Copenhagen 2013

Say hello to a new and exiting developer conference in Copenhagen, the Wonderful Copenhagen, here you will experience a conference stretching over 2 days, with a lot of great content, presentatioens from extremely cool and gifted people, here you can build or re-build your network, experience and watch a list of great demo's as well as see some cool stuffed animals.

January 16 - 18 (Las Vegas): Social Media Conference

The Las Vegas conference covers the enterprise social media. The presentations will be focused on topics concerning better management of an online personals site, improving profitability, increasing traffic and improving conversion rates. Each presenter will be both objective and neutral.

January 16 - 18 (Anaheim): SharePoint Information Architecture Training Anaheim 2013

This 3-day hands-on course provides a practical introduction to key information architecture concepts and delivers the knowledge needed to apply these concepts to your most pressing information problems. The course is unique in the level of attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata.

January 17 - 18 (Lille): Take Off Conference France 2013

Our event is an English-speaking conference for passionate web developers about trending topics for the upcoming year. From server side to pure front end and design, from new languages, web frameworks to development techniques or typographic tricks, Take Off is a conference for passionate web developers and designers about trending topics for the upcoming year.

January 20 (New York): JUMP New York 2013

Join 40 international experts and 750 of the brightest senior online and offline marketers in the business for a one-day conference dedicated to affecting the change that will bring more intelligent, more effective and more joined up marketing. JUMP will focus on how we can make our marketing more effective by having a joined up approach.

January 21 - 23 (San Francisco): Renaissance San Francisco 2013

App makers are more than programmers. App makers are people who turn ideas into apps that ship and make a difference in the world. Renaissance brings together experts in a variety of important topics for three days of sharing, learning, and connecting. Join us and get the knowledge and connections that you need to go further than you've ever gone before.

January 21 - February 3 (Orlando): Adobe Bootcamp Florida 2013

Adobe Bootcamp is an all-inclusive event designed to provide the most cutting edge certified training courses, as well as certification exams* – all in one location at one time! Get trained at all levels of Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Flash, Captivate, Premiere Pro, After Effects, ActionScript, Audition, and (X)HTML.

January 23 - 25 (Orlando): Business Analytics Strategy Summit Orlando 2013

Join us to take part in the most case-study oriented business analytics program available on the market and take away new insight and information on successfully implementing an organization-wide business analytics program and vision.

January 23 - 25 (San Diego): Digital Velocity San Diego 2013

Digital Velocity provides digital marketers with valuable resources and education on how to use tag management to increase the speed and effectiveness of their online marketing operations. Learn from the Best, from industry luminaries to customer experts, we’ve lined up a who’s who of digital marketing talent to provide insight into the latest trends and opportunities in tag management. Add a hands-on training and certification program, and this is one conference not to miss.

January 27 - 31 (Orlando): IBM Connect 2013

Familiar, yet with a whole new twist. We're connecting the long-standing Lotusphere and last year's Connect conferences — and making them one. IBM Connect combines the deep technical content that you've loved for 20 years with the learning you need to accelerate your move beyond social media to drive real business value with social and collaborative technologies.

January 27 - 31 (Toronto): Interaction13 Toronto 2013

Join us at Interaction13 to partake in four days of innovation with impact! We will explore how we can continue to evolve our craft and enhance our social collaborations to drive the best innovations that will have a lasting impact on the world! As we reflect on 10 years of IxDA and how this organization has helped us shape our design profession, the question at hand is how we can enhance and redefine our role as designers?

January 28 - 31 (Santa Clara): DesignCon Santa Clara 2013

The community relies on DesignCon to find out what the latest technologies and developments are in the industry. It is the largest meeting of board designers, and is the ONLY event to address chip design engineers' chip/system/package challenges. This represents a unique opportunity to EDA tool providers. Created by engineers for engineers, DesignCon offers inspiration at its finest. Join your fellow Chipheads for four days of intensive technical learning and networking.

January 28 - February 1 (London): Cisco Live London 2013

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.

January 28 - February 2 (Canberra): linux.conf.au Canberra 2013

linux.conf.au is one of the foremost open source conferences in the world, and is considered the most prestigious in the southern hemisphere. Every year open source geeks from across the globe gather in Australia to meet their fellow technologists, share the latest ideas and innovations, and spend a week collaborating on free, open source software projects.

January 29 - 31 (San Diego): Green Data Center Conference San Diego 2013

GDCON is a comprehensive educational experience for data center professionals looking to optimize their facility through increased energy efficiency and innovative data center design trends. Industry experts, interactive workshops and case study presentations will be used to demonstrate the cost saving benefits of “greening” your facility.

January 29 - 31 (London): DCM Europe 2013

This year we’re planning to invigorate the programme with new topics, new speakers and new platforms including our brand new DCM² Talks. DCM Europe is the only event in Europe dedicated to providing you with the technologies and insights you need to build a commercial and monetisable digital strategy.

January 29 - 31 (San Francisco): Social Recruiting Strategies Conference San Francisco 2013

HR Pros and recruiters need optimize their strategies by using custom apps, tweets, or vendors to make it easy for company fans, employees, and followers to refer jobs to their own friends and followers. SRSC (Social Recruiting Strategies Conference) 2013 - San Francisco - will offer best practices and lessons learned from industry leaders, recruiting gurus, leading brands and case studies of leading organizations – including Fildelity Investments, UPS, Groupon, Marriott Hotels, NPR and Sodexo.

January 29 - 31 (San Francisco): Mobile+Web DevCon San Francisco 2013

Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI) is excited to host Mobile+Web DevCon 2013, now in its second installment, in San Francisco. Mastering the appropriate development tools, design techniques and latest technologies is the key to keeping pace with a constantly changing industry. Mobile+Web DevCon is dedicated to bringing you the most knowledgeable speakers, the latest research and inspiration for your development career.

January 30 - 31 (Las Vegas): Big Data Innovation Summit Las Vegas 2013

Big Data Innovation will help your business understand & utilize data-driven strategies and discover what disciplines will change because of the advent of data. With a vast amount of data now available, modern businesses are faced with the challenge of storage, management, analysis, visualization, security and disruptive tools & technologies.

January 30 - February 1 (San Francisco): Ensighten Agility 2013

This annual event gathers the global Ensighten community to learn, network and have fun. If you use, administer or recommend Ensighten — or you're considering an investment in tag management — Agility2013 is the best venue to learn about upcoming products and capabilities, discover best practices, hear industry and customer perspective on digital marketing and meet Ensighten partners who can assist your organization. It also offers wall-to-wall networking and the chance to talk with the ninjas who build, implement, and support our incredible products.

January 31 (Sydney): Real Life User Experience Workshop Sydney 2013

With adequate time and resources most people can create a good User Experience (UX) for their users. But in real life you never have enough of either. In this highly interactive workshop participants will learn key UX design principles and how to apply them in real life situations. This workshop is presented in two distinct parts. First, participants will learn about layout, interaction design and key UX principles.

February Events

February 2 (Austin): HTML5.tx Texas 2013

HTML5.tx is a premium-grade conference for all things HTML, CSS and JavaScript. The event is a place for people of all disciplines and backgrounds to learn from web experts and each other about HTML, CSS, JavaScript and the future of the web. And we mean ALL disciplines and backgrounds. HTML5.tx will feature a great line-up of speakers, social events the night before and after the event, and people from most of the web technologies out there. You don’t want to miss it.

February 2 - 7 (San Francisco): DeveloperWeek Conference & Festival San Francisco 2013

The first annual DeveloperWeek 2013 Conference February 2nd - j7th combines a 4-day educational conference, technology-specific app development contests, developer tech exhibitors, startup lightning pitches, and keynote talks from the top engineers across app development, data science, and mobile deployment.

February 4 - 5 (Leysin): MountainJS - The Backflip Conference Switzerland 2013

MountainJS - The Backflip Conference - is a two days (one track) JavaScript conference that will take place on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th of February 2013 in the ski station of Leysin located in the Swiss Alps, Geneva Lake Region, with 15 sessions from world class speakers and fresh new talents. The event is limited to a maximum of 180 attendees, targeting an audience of intermediate and expert JavaScript professionals.

February 4 - 6 (Stockholm): Jfokus Stockholm 2013

Jfokus is the largest annual conference for everyone who works with Java in Sweden. The conference is arranged together with Javaforum Stockholm. Javaforum is a Swedish developer community and an official Java User Group (JUG) with premier purpose is to support Swedish developers. During three days, you will have an unique opportunity to keep yourself updated with the latest development of the Java platform through numerous interesting sessions.

February 5 - 6 (Frankfurt): M-Days Frankfurt 2013

The 8th M-Days in Frankfurt on the Main on 5 and 6 February 2013 will focus on all aspects of the mobile internet and applications in Europe. On more than 6,000 square metres of exhibition and conference space, the 8th M-Days comprise not only a large-scale conference with lectures, workshops and panel discussions, but also an informative exhibition with well over 100 renown ed exhibitors. The spectrum of subjects covers the mobile internet in its entity and ranges from mobile commerce and mobile media, via mobile enterprise, M2M and LBS, to user devices.

February 5 - 7 (Las Vegas): Social Media Strategies Summit Las Vegas 2013

Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI) is honored to bring you the latest cutting edge and innovative educational experience presented as, Social Media Strategies Summit – Las Vegas. Attention business owners and marketers… The secret is out! Effective social media marketing strategies have been proven to skyrocket marketing ROI and revenue. Whether your organization is a start-up or a large enterprise, Social Media Strategies Summit will elevate your social media marketing efforts to reach your business goals.

February 6 - 9 (Sydney): DrupalCon Sydney 2013

Taking place from Wednesday February 6 to Saturday February 9 2013, this is the Drupal Association's first conference downunder since DrupalCon started in Europe and North America eight years ago. The conference will bring together web professionals who plan, design, build, and manage website content to learn about and exchange their Drupal knowledge, and will be your best chance to learn about who is using Drupal downunder, how they use it and why.

February 7 (London): Virtual Community Summit London 2013

VirComm is the UK’s first and only conference dedicated to Community Management. Born out of the e-mint community (the largest and oldest international group of Online Community Managers), VirComm was created in response to the need to share resources, best practices, information and ideas in a face to face environment as well as online.

February 7 - 8 (San Francisco): Apps World North America 2013

Apps World will be returning to North America in 2013 for two days of engagement and high level insight and discussion around one of the largest growing industries - mobile apps. Apps World North America will be taking place in the technical capital of the world San Francisco on 5th and 6th of February 2013 at the Concourse Exhibition Centre. We're expecting over 3000 developers, mobile marketers, mobile operators, device manufacturers, platform owners and industry professionals for 4 different targeted workshop tracks, speed meeting, 1-1 meetings, parties, tackling a spectrum of issues across the app ecosystem. The event will include 2 free to attend developer workshop tracks and a free exhibition with over 80 exhibitors.

February 7 - 8 (San Francisco): Intelligent Content Conference San Francisco 2013

This year's event focuses on helping organizations better understand the emerging discipline of corporate publishing with an emphasis on teaching you what you need to know about the standards, methods, and tools needed to deliver the right information, to the right people, at the right time, in the right format and language, on the device of the customer's choosing.

February 8 - 9 (Miami): SunPHP Conference Miami 2013

The PHP community in Florida has organized a PHP developer conference in Miami, and you're invited! We will host some of the best speakers, latest technology, and up to date news in the industry. No matter what level of developer you are the SunshinePHP Conference has something for you. We will be holding 36+ sessions (12 for the hard-core Symfony track) that cover just about any topic dealing with development with PHP.

February 11 - 13 (San Diego): Online Marketing Summit San Diego 2013

Online Marketing Summit (OMS) connects marketers with the knowledge, experts and technologies that are transforming digital marketing and business. This interactive symposium empowers marketing practitioners of all levels with actionable information via expert led educational sessions and collaborative engagement with peers, thought leaders and providers that are driving the industry forward.

February 11 - 15 (Wellington): Webstock New Zealand 2013

Two intense, action-packed days of aspiration, inspiration and brain stimulation, covering everything from empathy in design, to expertry in HTML5 & CSS, to the future of education and how tech makes us human. Nine hands-on workshops over three days; a limited number of spaces; a wealth of knowledge. Covering content strategy, user experience, design entrepreneurialism, modern design workflows and much more.

February 12 - 14 (New York): O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference New York 2013

Every February, the publishing industry gathers at the O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference (TOC) to explore the forces that are transforming publishing and focus on solutions to the most critical issues facing the publishing world. TOC sells out every year—don’t miss its potent mix of fabulous people and invaluable information.

February 12 - 15 (San Jose): FAST'13 Conference San Jose

FAST '13 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The program committee will interpret “storage systems” broadly; everything from low-level storage devices to information management is of interest. The conference will consist of technical presentations, including refereed papers, Work-in-Progress (WiP) reports, poster sessions, and tutorials.

February 16 (Dallas): MobileApp Expo Challenge Dallas 2013

This one-of-a-kind festival introduces mobile app aficionados to unique and empowering apps by combing aspects of an art exhibit with the excitement and social connection provided at a mob event such as Warrior Dash. Participants tour an indoor festival consisting of exhibits that showcase an app’s features and benefits via explainer videos, live demonstrations and an interactive challenge that festival goers can elect to take.

February 17 - 19 (Orlando): In Control Orlando 2013

Learn from a diverse array of Web experts to use modern tools and techniques to refine your Web design craft now. Harness creative inspiration to unlock your potential, amplify innovation, and broaden your reach. Immerse yourself in two days of idea exchange with potential business partners who are as forward-thinking as you are.

February 18 - 19 (Atlanta): DevNexus Atlanta 2013

We will be having an incredible line-up of presenters covering a wide array of crucial topics. Also, this year we are expanding to 7 tracks with 50+ sessions and 3 keynotes! In addition to providing great content for Java developers, DevNexus is a very valuable networking opportunity. This event attracts Java/JVM talent from the South-East's largest corporations, software companies and consulting organizations. You will have an opportunity to discover what other development teams are using as their favorite tools and practices.

February 18 - 20 (Atlanta): An Event Apart Atlanta 2013

An Event Apart Atlanta is an intensely educational learning session for passionate practitioners of standards-based web design. If you care about code as well as content, usability as well as design, An Event Apart is the conference you’ve been waiting for. Join us for twelve great speakers and sessions, plus an optional day-long workshop on mobile and beyond.

February 18 - 21 (London): SES London 2013

Search Engine Watch and ClickZ are delighted to host the 14th annual SES London—Europe's leading digital marketing event. Covering the latest trends and challenges facing the online marketing industry, SES London provides guidance from leading experts on Search, Social Media, Display, Mobile, Email and more. With 3 days packed full of essential content to help you navigate the digital landscape and a 2-day expo featuring leading vendors in the industry, along with a host of networking opportunities, SES London 2013 will once again be the leading European forum for digital marketers.

February 19 - 22 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2013

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.

February 20 - 21 (San Diego): Hadoop Innovation Summit San Diego 2013

Hadoop Innovation will help your business understand how to unlock the value of Big Data with the realization that no data is too big. With a vast amount of data now available, modern businesses are faced with the challenge of making use from the data available and unlocking its true value.

February 22 - 23 (Hong Kong): UX Hong Kong 2013

An event dedicated to bring all product and service design disciplines together, from research, marketing, design, technology and the business to name a few, who are interested and passionate about designing great experiences for people and business for a better world for all.

February 22 - 23 (Vienna): jQuery Europe 2013

Be part and learn at this unique event. Experience the 1st jQuery conference in the heart of Europe. International speakers and web pioneers show the newest trends and techniques for web, apps and smart TV development with jQuery. Two days of conference with awesome sessions, one additional day of jQuery training and lots of opportunities to meet and greet with developers from all Europe.

February 22 - 23 (London): PHP UK Conference 2013

With over 600 delegates, speakers, and sponsors, PHP UK conference aims to deliver fantastic up to date content about PHP and related web technologies in a comfortable and professional setting. There are countless networking opportunities to engage with international speakers and delegates, which makes the event one you won't want to miss. Anyone is welcome to attend the event, whether you're a professional web developer, hobbyist, manager, or just starting out, there's something for everyone.

February 25 - 26 (San Francisco): Cooper U Visual Interface Design Training San Francisco 2013

The application of type, color, icons, and other aspects of visual design are critical to the usability of your product or website. Visual design choices are also key to connecting emotionally with your customers (and to selling more products). Our Visual Interface Design course addresses how detailed interaction design, screen layout, and branding should play together to ensure that a well-conceived, well-behaved product is also a usable and desirable one.

February 25 - 28 (Barcelona): Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2013

The conference programme is a central element to Mobile World Congress. With an award-winning keynote programme and more than 30 focused conference track sessions, the Conference covers the latest trends, challenges and growth strategies for the global mobile industry. Each session will feature executives from leading companies in the mobile space, as well as experts from a growing number of adjacent industries.

February 25 - March 1 (Montreal): ConFoo Montreal 2013

The ConFoo HTML5 training session will be the ideal place to learn about these technologies during two full days. The web converges towards HTML5 for Web application, Website and now, mobile application too. It is critical to know what are the advantages, the actual limitations and the possibilities offered by this technology.

February 26 - 27 (London): Technology for Marketing & Advertising London 2013

Great minds will come together at the hub of the UK marketing, media & advertising community. 4 shows combine to deliver superior content, solutions and networking to enhance your multi-channel marketing and advertising strategy. 1 badge will give you free access to all 4 events.

February 26 - 28 (Santa Clara): O'Reilly Strata Conference Santa Clara 2013

Strata Conference will bring three full days of inspiring keynotes, intensely practical & information-rich sessions, a sponsor pavilion with key players and products, and plenty of networking events to the West Coast. Strata has a laser-sharp focus on the big data issues that are shaping the business, finance, media, and government worlds.

February 27 - 28 (San Francisco): Cooper U Design Collaboration and Communication San Francisco 2013

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.

February 28 (San Francisco): Waza San Francisco 2013

Software development is a craft. Heroku’s Waza is a developer gathering that combines technical sessions and moments that inspire your craft. From architectural deep dives to broad discussions about the process of creating applications, the sessions at Waza feature innovators sharing what they've learned from years of developing applications in the cloud.

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