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 see all events here.)



IDC Webinar: Understanding Web CMS Integration Strategies 
Join IDC analyst Melissa Webster as she looks at how Web CMS platform openness and integration friendliness can significantly effect the life span of your CMS. (November 9th)
> Click here for Free registration

November Events

November 3 (New York): Social CRM New York 2011

Are you connecting with customers on multiple platforms? Are you mapping this across your organisation? Do you have a joined-up strategy for managing customer engagement?#SCRMNYC will provide a 1-day master-class in Social CRM.

November 3 - 4 (Sofia): Java2Days Sofia 2011

Java2Days conference is the major event in Eastern Europe to present the latest trends in Java development. The conference is the first of its kind to be held in Eastern Europe, focused to highlight today’s cutting edge trends in building software applications with Java development tools.

November 3 - 4 (Sao Paolo): RubyConf Brazil 2011

RubyConf Brazil is the largest Ruby focused conference in South America and it's comparable in size to the top large tech conferences in the continent.

November 3 - 6 (San Francisco): Plone Conference San Francisco 2011

It's time to start planning your pilgrimage to the annual Plone Conference in San Francisco. We're building an action-packed lineup of training, talks, and sprints for you and 400 of your closest friends. Reunite with old friends and finally put a face to that IRC handle this November.

November 4 (Brighton): UX Brighton 2011

Whether you’re new to the field or you’re a design industry professional, UX Brighton 2011 is a great opportunity to debate, cogitate and learn about User Experience through the lense of various disciplines stretching from anthropology to cross-channel design.

November 4 - 5 (Detroit): 1 DevDay Detroit 2011

This event is a grassroots undertaking to bring an affordable, accessible, tech conference to the Metro Detroit area. On Saturday November 5th, 2011 software developers and architects, IT Professionals and technologists from across the Metro Detroit area will gather to meet, learn, teach and share knowledge at 1DevDay.

November 4 - 6 (London): Mozilla Festival London 2011 - Media, Freedom and the Web

The Mozilla Festival is a yearly celebration that brings together hundreds of passionate people to explore the frontiers of the open web. We mash developers, designers, and big thinkers together to make things that can change the world.

November 5 (Atlanta): 6th Annual Business Conference & Expo

The Annual Business Conference & Expo connects business leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators in the Metro Atlanta and surrounding areas. Each participant gets the opportunity to learn, make connections, socialize, build relationships, share knowledge/experiences, be empowered and inspired to succeed while also building new networks and alliances.

November 5 - 6 (Sydney): Sydney JoomlaDay 2011

Sydney JoomlaDay is an annual conference organised by the Joomla User Group Sydney where the Australian Joomla! community meets and connects at a professionally organised event. This will be the only Joomla! conference in Australia for 2011, and will present the new Joomla Platofrm and preview the upcoming Joomla 2.5 release.

November 6 - 9 (Las Vegas): Ektron Synergy Conference 2011

Join us at Synergy 2011 for over 30 educational workshops, user group forums, roadmap discussions, product demonstrations and more, delivered by industry experts and your peers.

November 6 - 9 (San Francisco): AnDevCon II -- The Android Developer Conference

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, November 6—9, 2011 in the San Francisco Bay Area.

November 6 - 11 (Orlando): Agile Development Practices Conference Orlando 2011

Discover Agile Development Practices East 2011 and take back the latest in agile methods, technologies, tools, and leadership principles from thought leaders who deliver inspiring keynote presentations, in-depth tutorials, and a wide range of conference classes.

November 7 - 8 (Portland): Keeping It Realtime Conference Portland 2011

Keeping It Realtime is a conference by developers, for developers with passionate, kickass speakers. It’s a place where brand new frameworks are unveiled, there’s education for beginners and veterans. This makes for a series of awesome networking events over the course of two amazing days.

November 7 - 9 (Boston): User Interface 16---The UX & Design Conference Boston 2011

For 16 years, UX Pros have come to the User Interface Conference to learn the newest, most important ideas. We’ve even put a 100% money-back guarantee behind it — that’s how serious we are. We’re confident you’ll find UI16 worth every minute, and then some.

November 7 - 10 (Santa Clara): Cloud Expo Santa Clara 2011

Delegates will leave 9th Cloud Expo with dramatically increased understanding of the entire scope of the cloud computing spectrum, from storage to security.

November 7 - 11 (Munich): W-JAX Munich 2011

The W-JAX is a conference for holistic technical expertise in Java and web environment. Here are the best experts from Europe, to share their tried and tested knowledge to the participants.

November 8 (Almere): TYPO3 Congres Netherlands 2011

This year’s setup brings a mix of tracks focused on both developers and users in the TYPO3 community and on people outside the TYPO3 ecosystem. One of the main objectives we have set this year is to raise awareness of TYPO3 in the Dutch language area.

November 8 - 9 (Hague): Createasphere Digital Asset Management Conference Europe 2011

This conference aims to help shape the standards and explore the urgent global issues of digital asset management.

November 8 - 9 (New York): Hadoop World New York 2011

Whether you’re a novice just getting started with Hadoop or an expert looking to advance your skills, Hadoop World is the place to gain a thorough understanding of how Hadoop can solve big business challenges, help you gain a competitive edge, accelerate discovery and more.

November 8 - 10 (Aarhus): J. Boye Conference Aarhus 2011

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 8 - 10 (London): Alfresco DevCon EMEA 2011

Here's your chance to take your Alfresco skills to the next level, learn what's new and network with other community members at our annual developer conference. You can expect two packed days of Alfresco technical sessions delivered by some of the key engineers and visionaries behind our technology.

November 8 - 10 (Online): W3C Social Business Jam 2011

The W3C Social Business Jam is an online conversation among leaders from around the world about the current state of social business, the future role that social technologies can play in improving the bottom line, and how social technology should evolve in order to support business objectives.

Novemer 8 - 9 (San Francisco): Sentiment Analysis Symposium San Francisco

The Sentiment Analysis Symposium, November 9, San Francisco, CA, bridges technology and business in one of the most exciting applications to emerge in recent years: software that discovers business value in opinions and attitudes in social media, news, and enterprise feedback.

November 9 (Basingstoke): SharePoint Online and On-Premises Seminar Basingstoke 2011

Following the launch of Microsoft Office 365, you have a choice of deployment options for SharePoint 2010: On-premises, Cloud with Office 365, or Hybrid. This seminar looks into which option is right for your business.

November 9 (Online): Webinar: IDC Webinar: Future Proof your Web Content Management System

Free Webinar featuring Melissa Webster, Program Vice President, Content & Digital Media Technologies at IDC.

November 9 - 10 (New York): Intranet Global Forum New York 2011

The Intranet Global Forum 2011 is the only dedicated conference on intranets in the United States with a specialized focus on the design, governance and management of enterprise intranets.

November 9 - 10 (Denver): Defrag Conference Denver 2011

Defrag is about exploring the tools and technologies that intersect around the data deluge.

November 9 - 11 (Orlando): DotNetNuke World Orlando 2011

DotNetNuke World offers a unique and unparalleled opportunity to learn and network with the worldwide DotNetNuke Community. It is a great way to make sure you get the most from your investment in the DotNetNuke Web Content Management Platform.

November 10 (London): The Future of Digital Finance London 2011

Attend this half day seminar, on the 10th of November 2011 in London, to learn how to implement interactive web experiences in the financial services sector where regulations are high, controls are tight and governance is paramount.

November 10 - 11 (San Jose): Text Analytics Summit West

Text Analytics is essential for maximizing the customer experience, effectively monitoring the social media world, conducting first-class data analysis and research, and improving the business decision making process. 

November 10 - 11 (Boston): Marketing Analytics Boston 2011

This seminar is designed for all those in Marketing, Customer Insight, Customer Intelligence, Market Intelligence, Competitive Intelligence, Market Research and Database Analysis.

November 11 (London): Taking SharePoint Beyond the Firewall London 2011

BrightStarr - pioneers of the world’s first beta SharePoint 2010 website – together with Microsoft, invite you to a lunch briefing in London to demonstrate the power of SharePoint 2010 as your Web Content Management platform.

November 12 (Milwaukee): Joomla Day Midwest 2011

The conference will be an excellent opportunity to network with the web development community. This event will include extensive Joomla knowledge, internet marketing topics, unparallelled networking opportunities and endless entertainment. 

November 12 - 13 (Boston): Voices That Matter: iOS Developer Conference

Finally! A weekend opportunity to hone your skills, learn about new techniques and network with fellow developers and designers! Join us in Boston, Saturday and Sunday, November 12-13, for the Voices That Matter: iOS Developers Conference.

November 13 - 18 (Orlando): OpenText Content World 2011

OpenText's annual user conference takes place in Orlando, Florida on November 13 - 18, 2011. Content World 2011 offers unique face-to-face networking opportunities and an in-depth technical and business educational program.

November 14 - 15 (Los Angeles): DAM LA 2011 Conference

Few businesses remain untouched — and we’ve learned that good DAM contributes directly to the bottom line. DAM LA 2011 features these important lessons.

November 14 - 15 (Fort Myers): Susan Sweeney's Two-Day Social Media Bootcamp

The Social Media Bootcamp will provide you with proven tips, tools, techniques, resources and strategies you need to grow your business, build your online presence, and maximize your opportunities online.

November 14 - 15 (Berlin): Alfabet planningIT eXchange Berlin 2011

alfabet’s planningIT eXchange 2011 is an exclusive forum for IT leaders and professionals. It addresses the major Business IT Management challenges you face and offers you the chance to network with experts and peers.

November 14 - 17 (Santa Clara): Enterprise 2.0 Conference Santa Clara 2011

The Enterprise 2.0 Conference program aims to educate attendees on the ways they can best, and most effectively, leverage current and new technology to support critical functions that will increase productivity, collaboration, and drive revenue.

November 14 - 18 (Dallas): Big Design Workshop Week 2011

Big Design Week 2011 is five full-day workshops in five days from industry experts.

November 15 - 16 (London): The Advanced Email Conference -- Maximum Performance, Maximum Impact

Join 21 leading email marketers including: Confused.com, Which? Ltd, Carphone Warehouse Group plc, KLM, Philips, London Zoo, Tripadvisor, Calor Gas Ltd, Action for Children, Links of London and many more at The Advanced Email – Maximum Performance, Maximum Impact Conference in London on 15th November 2011.

November 15 - 16 (Raleigh): Internet Summit Raleigh 2011

The Fourth Annual Internet Summit promotes forward thinking and thought leadership on topics related to internet technologies through industry professionals who share their expertise with those who attend.

November 15 - 16 (Seattle): W3Conf: Practical Standards for Web Professionals

If you are a developer or designer wanting to hear the latest news on HTML5 and the open web platform, and your place in it, save the date.

November 15 - 17 (Hunt Valley): Empower 2011 - SiteExecutive User Conference

Annual SiteExecutive user conference will feature over 20 breakout sessions in three tracks for developers / designers, content managers, and Web strategy/marketing professionals. The two and a half day event will also introduce the SiteExecutive Excellence awards.

November 16 - 18 (Las Vegas): The Word of Mouth Marketing (WOMMA) Summit 2011

The WOMMA Summit is the only word of mouth marketing conference where research and measurement integrate with online social media and offline conversations. The Summit is a year-end review of BEST and NEXT practices in word or mouth and social media marketing in addition to future trends. WOMMA Summit showcases through leadership from some of the innovative and forward thinking.

November 17 Seminar (Melville): JPoint (jQuery + SharePoint) - Hottest Buzz Ever!

With the decline of the document object model (DOM) in SharePoint 2010, this discussion will provide invaluable insight on how to incorporate JQuery into SharePoint 2010 to increase dynamic content display and add interface enhancements, as well as new functionality without access to the server.

November 17 - 19 (Barcelona): Barcelona Developers Conference 2011

Conceived by a group of entrepreneurs, is an initiative created with the goal of filling an important gap left by the lack of this type of events in Spain. Beyond that, the event targets developers in general, placing a especial focus on new technologies in the areas of social platforms, mobile, and robotics.

November 18 (Lausanne): Agile Tour Lausanne 2011

The presentations of the day will be focused on case studies of persons who applied Scrum in their projects or organizations. If you are a confirmed agilist, experienced in other project management methods or simply an interested amateur, you are welcome.

November 20 - 22 (Bengaluru): OSI Days 2011

OSI Days is Asia's largest Open Source Conference. This year, the 8th edition of Open Source India (OSI) conference is segmented with three separate domain-specific events PHP Days, DATA Days and OSI Days to include more topics encompassing open source tools and technology and beyond.

November 23 (Toronto): Training: Designing Successful Intranets Toronto

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

November 23 - 25 (Cape Town): Auditing Project Performance & Controlling Projects Training Cape Town 2011

From the very start of this class you will receive hands-on training and experience, practicing the art of auditing your project against the project requirements documents, risk management plans, and budget estimates. You’ll learn the best in industry practices used to measure the triple constraints of project management and risk that ensure success and you’ll master techniques for estimating and forecasting future performance of your project.

November 24 (Basingstoke): Office 365 Overview and Introduction Seminar Basingstoke 2011

This free 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. 

November 24 (Basingstoke): Azure Overview Seminar Basingstoke 2011

Join us to learn about how you can start using the cloud today, through a combination of scenarios, case studies and best practices. At the end of the seminar, you will have an understanding of the technology, and will be able to identify opportunities in your organisation where Windows Azure can help you deliver new capabilities to your business.

November 25 (Montreal): Training: Designing Successful Intranets Montreal

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

November 25 (London): UXPeople London 2011

Practical learning, hands-on workshops and presentations. Delivered by UX opinion formers from The Guardian, Public Zone, Shazam and Tobias & Tobias, as well as leading consultants and academics from the UX industry.

November 28 (Boston): Training: Designing Successful Intranets Boston

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

November 29 - 30 (London): AppsWorld Conference 2011 Europe

With three simultaneous streams the Apps World event aims to address the entire app ecosystem and the challenge of delivery, development and design of apps across multiple platforms.

November 29 - 30 (Berlin): Marcus Evans Events: Smart Employee Portals Conference 2011

At this conference you will learn from best practice examples about using employee portals as a major collaboration and knowledge management platform.

November 29 - 30 (Cologne): iPhone DevCon Cologne 2011

The iPhone DevCon is a developer event of mobile-developers, the trade magazine for mobile developers. The magazine deals in detail with all relevant platforms such as Apple's iOS, Android, Windows Mobile and BlackBerry. But new mobile platforms are discussed regularly. The conference will be held for developers for iOS 29th - 30 November 2011 in the Radisson Blu Hotel Cologne.

November 29 - December 1 (Washington, DC): Semantic Tech & Business Conference DC 2011

The conference is designed for business and technology executives who need to learn what semantic technologies are and how to take advantage of semantics in their enterprise and web-based systems.

November 29 - December 1 (London): Online Information Conference London 2011

Online Information is the largest event dedicated to the information industry, providing an annual meeting place for the global information industry.

November 29 - December 1 (Boston): Gilbane Conference - Boston 2011

Gilbane Boston 2011 is all about helping organizations apply content, web and mobile technologies to communicate with their ecosystem of customers, employees, suppliers and partners in the most effective and efficient ways.

November 29 - December 2 (Orlando): Society and Information Technologies: ICSIT 2011

ICSIT 2011 Organizing Committee hopes to contribute to the catalytic process required for the generation of ICT-Driven Triple Helix Innovations, the generation of Triple Helix Synergy and the formation of co-regulative and co-evolutionary cybernetic loops between Society and the ICT.

November 29 - December 2 (Fort Lauderdale): The Rich Web Experience Fort Lauderdale 2011

Front-end development practices continue to evolve at a frantic pace. RWX 2011 will help you stay up-to-speed with the latest tools, frameworks, usability, and development practices. Our speakers are opensource leaders, project committers, published authors, and professional trainers.

November 30 (New York): Training: Designing successful intranets New York

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

November 30 - December 1 (London): Predictive Analytics World 2011 London

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 what kind of business impact it delivers.

November 30 - December 1 (Redwood City): CloudBeat Redwood City 2011

CloudBeat 2011 will be different from existing cloud conferences. The event will hone in on real and revolutionary instances of enterprise adoption of the cloud. Using a customer-centric approach (rather than vendor-centric), we’ll answer the over-arching question: What are the key processes and architectures that companies must put in place in order to survive and prosper?

November 30 - December 2 (Melbourne): OZeWAI Web Adaptability Conference Melbourne 2011

As Australia’s only web accessibility conference, OZeWAI brings together national and international experts, creating an environment which promotes knowledge sharing and collaboration.

December Events

December 1 (Philadelphia): Training: Designing successful intranets Philadelphia

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation. 

December 1 - 3 (Brazil): Interaction South America 2011

Interaction South America 2011 is a design event that combines three days of inspiring conversations on activities presented by a set of regional and international experts.

December 5 (Los Angeles): Training: Designing Successful Intranets Los Angeles

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

December 5 - 6 (Brisbane): YOW! Australia Software Developer Conference 2011

The YOW! Australia Software Developer Conference is a unique opportunity for you to listen to and talk with international software experts in a relaxed setting.

December 5 - 7 (Washington DC): Advanced XPages for Domino Developers Washington DC 2011

Maximize your Lotus investment with hands-on learning to build exceptional XPages. Take your XPages to the next level and dive into the Java Design Element, the Dojo Base Library, and mobile development. Get hands-on experience with client- and server-Side JavaScript, the Extension Library, JSON, and more.

December 5 - 9 (Orlando): Visual Studio Live! Orlando 2011 -- .NET Framework & Visual Studio Conference

Visual Studio Live! Orlando provides focused, cutting-edge education on the Microsoft Platform. It is THE must-attend event for developers, software architects and designers that provides you with the tools, technologies and tips you’ll need to solve development challenges in 2012.

December 6 (San Francisco): Training: Designing Successful Intranets San Francisco

Based on feedback from over 21,000 intranet ends users from 67 organisations, this interactive one day workshop will help you to deliver an intranet that adds real value to your organisation.

December 7 - 9 (Paris): LeWeb 2011, Paris

LeWeb brings together the most influential audience in the Internet ecosystem. Top industry entrepreneurs, executives, investors, senior press & bloggers gather to focus on the key issues and opportunities in the web marketplace.

December 8 (Melville): Business Process Transformation: Taking SharePoint Beyond the Intranet

This meeting focuses on practical, common business scenarios where SharePoint can be used to dramatically improve productivity, knowledge sharing and collaboration.

December 8 - 9 (Boston): Training: SharePoint Information Architecture Boston 2011

2-day hands-on course provides an introduction to information architecture concepts with particular attention given to content type definition, taxonomy, and metadata as well as how to configure SP to meet IA design requirements.

December 8 - 9 (London): 4D UK DevCon 2011

The biggest and most important 4D event in years is just around the corner. Thursday, December 8th, the 4D developer community will attend Park Crescent Conference Centre in the heart of London for a day dedicated to current events and the future of 4D.

December 8 - 9 (New Orleans): Drupal on the Bayou: A Drupal Summit

Drupal on the Bayou brings together the people who use, develop, design and support the Drupal platform. Designed to be more than just another industry event; interactive workshops will be featured along with sessions and panels from some of the most influential people in the Drupal Community.

December 12 (San Francisco): An Event Apart San Francisco 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.

December 19 (Herzliya): CouchConf Israel 2011

This one-day event is for any developer 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 distributed database technology for your web and mobile applications.

January Events

January 11 - 13 (Sandusky): CodeMash Ohio 2012

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. Attendees will be able to attend a world-class technical conference amid Ohio's largest indoor waterpark. 

January 13 - 15 (Melbourne): Drupal Downunder Melbourne 2012

More than just another industry event, it’s a shared experience that seeks to inspire and engage. Drupal Downunder in Melbourne for 2012 will feature sessions and panels from some of the most influential people and brightest minds within the local Drupal community.

January 25 - 26 (Amsterdam): Beyond Enterprise 2.0 Conference Amsterdam 2012

This international summit will bring together senior executives cross-industry to discuss key issues on maximizing internal communications through social media. To maximise knowledge exchange and generate actionable results, we have carefully designed the conference format to be interactive, “hands-on” and productive. 

Want your event in this list? Submit it here.