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.


Featured Webinar:

November Events

November 28 (Peru): WordCamp Peru 2009

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress.

November (On-Demand, Online): Webinar: The New World of SharePoint Administration

Join Joel Oleson, Quest senior architect and SharePoint expert, as he explores a day in the life of a SharePoint 2010 administrator. He will describe the 'new world' of SharePoint operations and administration, including the redesigned central admin, health rules and throttles, and quick recovery. In addition, he’ll provide insights and tips for how to take advantage of the newest management features that will be included in SharePoint 2010.

Register to access the recorded webcast as well as slide deck PDF.

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 1-4 (Last Vegas): 28th Annual Gartner Data Center Conference

For 28 years, data center leaders have turned to Gartner Data Center Conference for a trusted perspective on the tools, technologies and trends impacting their world.

December 3 (New York): AdMonsters US Network Ad Ops Forum

Join us for the launch of a new AdMonsters event in the United States specifically designed for leaders in online technology and ad operations at advertising networks.

December 7-9 (New York): IQPC 8th Annual eDiscovery Conference

Legal IQ and IQPC's eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery) series returns to New York City this December with its 8th installment!

December 9 (Online): Webinar: Turning Paper into Searchable Documents 

Learn how Scan to RAS by DB Technology can help you transform paper documents into searchable electronic documents and extract your data when needed. Create searchable EOB's, invoices, purchase orders — the possibilities are endless.

December 9-10 (Washington): Delivering SharePoint Success Mentoring Workshop

Spend two days learning the best practices that will make your SharePoint projects succeed. Innovative-e's experienced team and proven techniques have enabled major clients and industry-leading partners to reap the benefits of successfully delivered SharePoint projects.

December 9-10 (Paris): LeWeb Paris 2009

In 2009, LeWeb follows its trends not being only a tech conference to an event touching on more wide-reaching topics. The theme for the 2009 LeWeb Program is Real-Time Web.

December 9-11 (New Orleans): Do it With Drupal 2009

For three days in scenic New Orleans, you'll learn from some of this powerful free software's top developers, hear from community-building experts, examine successful Drupal sites, and meet other web professionals, developers, designers, and decision makers interested in expanding their Drupal knowledge.

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.

December 11 (Online, Ondemand): Webinar: The New World of SharePoint Administration

Join Joel Oleson, Quest senior architect and SharePoint expert, as he explores a day in the life of a SharePoint 2010 administrator.

January Events

January 11-13 (Los Angeles): Empower 2010 Laserfiche Institute Conference

It’s the Laserfiche community’s most eagerly-anticipated event of the year. It’s the time when Laserfiche staff, users and resellers gather in one spot to exchange ideas and make connections. The 2010 Laserfiche Institute Conference is fast approaching, and you won’t want to miss out on the biggest and best conference yet.

January 17-20 (Orlando): Lotusphere Orlando 2010

Lotus knows in the face of a challenging economy and unprecedented market conditions, the Lotus community has stuck closely together and continued to innovate and build toward the future. The passion exhibited by our partners and customers is inspiring.

January 28-29 (Miami): Enterprise Social Networking 2010

Social Networking Conference 2010 Miami is expected to be the largest convention ever attended by executives from the enterprise online community industry.

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