Ah yes, this is indeed a wonderful era for learning and networking. There are conferences and webinars coming out our ears, hotspots a-plenty and if you're lucky, sponsored drinks at the bar.

Our weekly events list is designed to help you plan ahead. And if we've missed something, don’t hesitate to add your event to our industry events calendar.

 

October Events

October 27-29 (Chicago): Day Ignite - USA Customer Conference

Join the Conversation on the Future of Content Management. Day brings together its growing customer community in both Chicago and Zurich to share strategies, stories, and successes driving new content management initiatives with CQ5. Network with your peers and engage key members of the Day team to get the most out of CQ5 and add your input to the future of content management.

October 28 - 29 (Online): Compliance Week eConference

Compliance Week is hosting a free two-day virtual event – the Compliance Week eConference – Wednesday and Thursday, October 28- 29, 2009. Attendees will be able to participate in networking, virtual booths, informative webcasts and a chance to get CPE credits.

October 29 (Online): Webinar: How to Drive an Effective Records Management Strategy

Coming out of this webinar from Alfresco, you will have a solid understanding of how effective your current Records Management strategy is, and what benefits an open source solution can provide to your Governance, Retention and Compliance efforts. Oct 29th at 11am Eastern time.

October 31 (Utrecht): WordCamp Utrecht 2009

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. WordCamps are open to WordPress.com and WordPress.org users alike.

November Events

November 1-3 (Boston): User Interface 14 Conference

Creating great designs are now more important than ever. In difficult times, we all have to do more with less. We have to be innovative in both the designs we create and the way we create them. This year's User Interface 14 Conference is just the ticket.

November 1-4 (Orlando): Ektron Synergy - Customer Conference

Synergy, Ektron's World-Wide User Conference, is an annual gathering of Ektron experts, partners and user where attendees will learn how to make their Web projects successful.

November 1-5 (Toronto): TikiFestToronto4

A tradition in the TikiWiki community, a TikiFest is a meeting between Tiki contributors (that don't usually meet). This is an opportunity, usually, to drink adult beverages, get some laptops out and code wildly in group sessions and/or discuss about wiki technology and culture, etc. depending the mood and context.

November 2 (Indianapolis): RE BarCamp Indianapolis

RE BarCamp is a BarCamp “UnConference” where Real Estate meets Social Media! What does that mean? Well, the event is not structured like a typical planned conference. Every session is not planned out in advance. Nobody is paid to deliver a session. Anybody can deliver a session and attendees are strongly encouraged to participate. It is an amazing time to meet, share, and connect!  

November 2-5 (San Francisco): Enterprise 2.0 San Francisco 2009

Position your company in front of hundreds of qualified buyers searching for leading 2.0 technologies and services for the enterprise.

November 2-6 (Oakland): ApacheCon USA

This will be a unique and exciting celebration of 10 years of great coding, the evolution of an amazing community, and a look at the future of Open Source and The Apache Software Foundation. Join us!

November 3-4 (Bangalore): Business Technology Summit

Centered on the theme “Shaping Your Enterprise In a Post Crisis World”, the second edition of Saltmarch Media's annual Business Technology Summit, features a convergence of technologies that are enabling organizations to benefit from the flip side of Moore's law and do the same for less.

November 3-4 (San Francisco): PayPal X Innovate

PayPal X Innovate 2009 is PayPal’s first dedicated developer conference. For two days, you’ll have the absolute inside track on how to capitalize on all of PayPal’s products. You'll be in the mix with hundreds of other passionate developers - front and center as the possibilities of innovation are explored in over 35 interactive, technical sessions and Code & Build Labs.

November 3-5 (Aarhaus): J. Boye Conference Aarhus 2009

J. Boye Conferences were born out of the desire to let people share and learn in an open environment; stimulating and inspiring events with presentations, demos, intense discussions and ample opportunity to expand your network in a social, informal campus-style atmosphere.

November 6 (Mumbai): Business Technology Summit

Centered on the theme “Shaping Your Enterprise In a Post Crisis World”, the second edition of Saltmarch Media's annual Business Technology Summit, features a convergence of technologies that are enabling organizations to benefit from the flip side of Moore's law and do the same for less.

November 6 (London): Business Productivity with SharePoint 2007, 2010 & Beyond

ClearPeople will demonstrate how the WISDOM suite of Add-ons turn SharePoint into an efficient Email & Document Management system. Furthermore, we will be presenting ClearPeople's Business Productivity toolset and how they will evolve with SharePoint 2010.

November 9 (Washington): Workshop with Lou Rosenfeld: Site Search Analytics

In this day-long workshop, Lou Rosenfeld—co-author of Information Architecture for the World Wide Web and the forthcoming Search Analytics for your Site: Conversations with your customers—will combine lecture, discussion, and extensive hands-on exercises to cover the basics of site search analytics. And he'll show you how spending even an hour a week analyzing your search queries can help tune and improve your site and expose new opportunities for improving your business strategy.

November 12-13 (Dublin): TERMINALFOUR User Conference & Open Day

During the two-day event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in technical workshops and demonstrations. Speakers will include TERMINALFOUR customers and partners from the higher education, public sector and corporate world.

November 12-13 (São Paulo): Intranet Portal Award 2009

International speakers; Global Intranet Survey results, by Jane McConnell; Award Winners - the best cases in brazilian market; Four tracks: Collaboration, Content, IT Integration (Portal) and Governance

November 14-15 (New York City): WordCamp NYC 2009

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. WordCamps are open to WordPress.com and WordPress.org users alike.

November 15-18 (Karlsruhe): International PHP Conference

The International PHP Conference is the first global conference to deal with the topic of Dynamic Languages.

November 16-19 (New York City): Web 2.0 Expo 2009

Web 2.0 Expo, co-produced by O'Reilly Media and TechWeb, showcases the latest Web 2.0 business models, development paradigms and design strategies for the builders of the next-generation Web.

November 16-20 (New York City): Interop 2009

Interop is the most comprehensive business technology conference and the best place to learn how key technologies work together to cut costs and increase productivity.

November 18-19 (Beijing): Legal IT Asia 2009

This event will provide you with unparalleled educational sessions featuring the legal profession’s top technology experts along with the cutting-edge legal technology products and services for firms of all sizes—all at one convenient location.

November 20 (Mexico City): WordCamp 2009

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. WordCamps are open to WordPress.com and WordPress.org users alike.

November 20 (San Jose): Sharepoint Symposium 2009

Through presentations and discussion, the workshop helps you figure out how, where, when, and why to use SharePoint and reviews how well SharePoint “fits” into different types and sizes of enterprises with different business objectives. The workshop offers candid, independent advice for both business and technology leaders.

November 25-26 (Rome): Technology Transfer

In this course we will provide a thorough introduction to and grounding in Enterprise Content Management technologies. Explain clearly how they work and why they will become of increasing importance to you and your organization, particularly in this age of financial restrictions. This will be a highly critical and supplier agnostic workshop, championing no particular vendor technology approach, but with critical insight into the strengths and limitations of all the leading systems.

December Events

December 1-3 (Boston): Gilbane Boston 

6th annual Gilbane Boston conference on web content management, enterprise social software, search, XML, content globalization, and publishing.

December 1-3 (London): Online Information London 

Consisting of an exhibition delivering over 9,000 visitors from 70 countries, a conference and a show floor seminar program, the event provides an annual meeting place for the global information industry.

December 9-11 (Bombay): International Conference and Exhibition on Advances in Energy Research

Department of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay announces the second International Conference and exhibition on “Advances in Energy Research” to provide an excellent platform to know, interact, exchange new ideas, discuss new developments and finally look at the challenges ahead.


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