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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March Events

March 1 (Ottawa): SMACSS -- Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS Workshop Ottawa 2012

Learn how to structure your CSS to allow for flexibility and maintainability as your project and your team grows.

March 1 - 2 (London): Content Strategy Applied London 2012

We're committed to keeping that spirit at the heart of Content Strategy Applied 2012, so we've created a programme that features case studies of real-life content strategy practice from top brands, as well as workshops in the basic - and not-so-basic - content strategy skills from industry-leading practitioners. 

March 1 - 3 (San Francisco): Digital Media and Learning Conference San Francisco 2012

The Digital Media and Learning Conference is an annual event supported by the MacArthur Foundation and organized by the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub located at the UC Humanities Research Institute, University of California, Irvine. The conference is meant to be an inclusive, international and annual gathering of scholars and practitioners in the field, focused on fostering interdisciplinary and participatory dialog and linking theory, empirical study, policy, and practice.

March 1 - 3 (Miami): Graphics of the Americas Miami 2012

Celebrating 37 years of service, Graphics of the Americas (GOA) will be held March 1-3, 2012 in Miami Beach, Florida. GOA is one of the printing industry's largest, annual combined exposition and education events in the U.S. With worldwide attendance, GOA is a unique event that attracts an average audience of 9,800 printers, designers, and creative professionals from over 90 countries (60% U.S.) The diverse attendance provides international networking at its best.

March 2 (Sydney): Agile UX Australia 2012

Agile UX 2012 is a single day, single track conference about designing great user experiences within an agile development process. It's not at all about how to do UX quicker or leaner. It's not just about how to fit user research and usability testing into Agile, or how to communicate user needs.

March 2 (Stockholm): Crash & Burn Conference Stockholm 2012

Crash & Burn is a conference about continuous integration, testing, deployment and virtualization. Our speakers are industry leading experts from the companies that create your favorite frameworks and services, and the experienced server-room heroes of successful rollouts and integrations who are using them.

March 3 (Leeds): Think Visibility 7 Leeds 2012

Featuring some fantastic speakers from the world of SEO, Affiliates, Analytics, Usability and more.

March 4 - 5 (San Francisco): MX: Managing Experience San Francisco 2012

MX is a conference for people who take a leadership role in guiding better experiences into the world. Learn from real-world examples and discover new approaches that can help you lead your organization toward investing in, or improving your customer experience on the web, mobile, and beyond.

March 4 - 8 (Irving): Hotsos Symposium Texas 2012

Hotsos Symposium is the best conference in the Americas devoted to Oracle system performance. The combination of topic focus, small audience size, and large speaker list make the Hotsos Symposium an unsurpassed networking opportunity.

March 4 - 10 (San Francisco): Predictive Analytics World San Francisco 2012

Predictive Analytics World, March 4-10, 2012 in San Francisco (www.pawcon.com/sanfrancisco), is the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors.

March 5 - 6 (Sydney): Gartner Infrastructure, Operations and Data Center Summit Sydney 2012

Now in its 6th year, Gartner Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit will help you understand and balance the opportunities and challenges of these disruptive technologies, their future and how to plan for your personal and organizational success.

March 5 - 6 (San Francisco): Conversion Conference West San Francisco 2012

Conversion Conference is a worldwide conference series dedicated exclusively to issues related to optimizing the conversion rates of online campaigns. Experts and authors in disciplines ranging from web design, email marketing and persuasion principles to multivariate testing and usability converge for two days to discuss the latest tools and techniques available to help website owners and marketers increase the effectiveness of their online marketing efforts.

March 5 - 9 (San Francisco): Game Developers Conference San Francisco 2012

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event. The GDC attracts over 19,000 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry.

March 6 (Dallas): Get Social with Microsoft & Telligent in Dallas

If you currently use SharePoint, or plan to in the future, join Microsoft and Telligent for the Get Social Tour. We’re taking social business education to a city near you, so meet with us to understand the ins and outs of adding an online social community to SharePoint.

March 6 - 7 (London): Unified Communications Expo London 2012

Unified Communications is changing the way you do business. Unified Communications Expo is the perfect place to find out about these game-changing technologies - whether you are in Finance, Sales & Marketing, Customer Service, HR or IT. Whatever your role, by visiting Unified Communications Expo you'll discover new ways to drive you organisation forward and Connect Your Business Anywhere.

March 7 (San Francisco): Text Analytics World San Francisco 2012

Text Analytics World San Francisco 2012 is the business-focused event for text analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners. This conference delivers case studies, expertise and resources to leverage unstructured data for business impact and deploy the latest text analytics technology.

March 7 - 8 (London): FT Digital Media Conference London 2012

The FT's flagship Digital Media Conference, Building success in a connected world, will bring together innovators and business leaders from the world's most influential media companies to share their thoughts on an industry that's changing at breakneck speed.

March 7 - 9 (London): QCon - Software Development Conference London 2012

QCon London is the sixth annual London enterprise software development conference designed for developers, team leads, architects and project management is back! There is no other event in the UK with similar opportunities for learning, networking, and tracking innovation occurring in the Java, .NET, Html5, Mobile , Agile, and Architecture communities.

March 7 - 15 (Santa Clara): PyCon Santa Clara 2012

PyCon is the largest annual gathering for the community using and developing the open-source Python programming language. PyCon is organized by the Python community for the community. We try to keep registration far cheaper than most comparable technology conferences, to keep PyCon accessible to the widest group possible. PyCon is a diverse conference dedicated to providing an enjoyable experience to everyone.

March 8 (New York): Get Social with Microsoft & Telligent in New York

Interact with, and get help from, their peers in your online forums. Hear directly from your executive team in company blogs and social media. Build a relationship with you on social networks like Facebook and Twitter. These are just a few reasons why it’s time for your business to be more social.

March 8 (Helsinki): Scandinavian Agile Conference Helsinki 2012

The 4th Scandinavian Agile Conference will bring together 300 software professionals and agile practitioners who are passionate to improve their skills, get new ideas and network among a community of peers.

March 8 - 10 (Northampton): GeekMoot UK 2012

This conference is not only for website developers. If you are an end user of a CMSMS website and would like to know how to better work with the system then this conference is for you.

March 9 - 10 (London): UX Bootcamp -- Information Architecture London 2012

Bootcamps are led by a team of experienced industry professionals hand picked for their expertise in both the subject matter and training/educating. The trainers will tell you what you need to know to get started then help you work through a series of progressively more difficult practical projects so that you learn by doing and apply your learning immediately and repeatedly.

March 9 - 13 (Austin): SXSW Interactive Austin 2012

The 19th annual SXSW Interactive festival will take place March 9-13, 2012 in Austin, Texas. An incubator of cutting-edge technologies, the event features five days of compelling presentations from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of exciting networking events hosted by industry leaders and an unbeatable line up of special programs showcasing the best new websites, video games and startup ideas the community has to offer.

March 10 (Amsterdam): Mdevcon Amsterdam 2012

Mdevcon is a conference by developers, for developers. Developers working with mobile technology. There will be talks targeted at a specific platform and talks of a more platform independent nature.

March 10 (Wroclaw): wroc_love.rb -- Ruby and Friends Poland 2012

A fresh Ruby conference organized by thriving local Ruby community. We're keen on experimenting, value original ideas and diversity of opinions - as long as they're backed with valid arguments.

March 11 - 13 (San Diego): Transform San Diego 2012

Business productivity is fueled by accurate, timely information and efficient business processes. Transform 2012 is a unique forum providing practical insight into using capture enabled BPM solutions to capture print or electronic information to initiate business processes.

March 11 - 14 (Memphis): WritersUA Conference for Software User Assistance Memphis 2012

The focus of the Conference for Software User Assistance is on developing the best possible user experience for all types of software applications through well-designed interfaces and helpful and accessible support information. Many of the conference sessions will feature the use of interactive responseware. Using your own wireless response pad you and your colleagues can instantly respond to questions posed by the presenters and see the aggregate results.

March 12 - 13 (Berlin): Digital Innovator's Summit Berlin 2012

The premiere international event for digital media is back, featuring yet again top notch speakers, innovators, sessions and exhibitors. The motto of the upcoming Digital Innovators’ Summit, Consumer – Commerce – Community – Conversion, brings into focus the four “c’s” that will help publishers succeed in their digital efforts.

March 12 - 14 (Orlando): Gartner Portals, Content and Collaboration Summit Orlando 2012

For areas approaching maturity, such as portals and enterprise content management, we'll provide solid best practices and offer a look at what's ahead. For emerging challenges such as the transition to mobile and enterprise-level social networking platforms, the focus will be on greater understanding and how to get started. The 2012 Summit provides you with the tools and insights to maximize PCC potential.

March 13 (London): Office 365 Overview and Introduction Seminar London 2012

Office 365 builds on Microsoft’s strong foundation with their Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS) and is much more than an upgrade. It’s a new approach to Cloud applications altogether.

March 13 (London): Sharepoint 2010 Overview Seminar London 2012

With a blend of technical, strategic and end user perspectives, this session is perfect for both business and technical decision-makers, whether experienced or new to SharePoint.

March 13 - 14 (Boston): The Corporate Social Commerce Summit Boston 2012

Utilize social media to acquire new customers, cultivate brand loyalty and boost sales. Purchasing behavior online is driving phenomenal growth in social shopping as consumers flock to social media to research products, engage with their favorite brands, and get exclusive offers. We promise to help you deliver better engagement, get the most out of your team and discover the best social commerce strategy in 2012 and beyond.

March 13 - 14 (London): Digital London Summit 2012

Digital London - the live and digital Summit & Showcase connecting digital innovation, technology and creativity. Industry innovators, entrepreneurs, solution providers, business leaders, executives and investors gather for two days to discuss digital innovations & enabling technologies, explore opportunities in the digital ecosystem and inspire digitally connected smart cities.

March 13 - 14 (Berlin): droidcon Berlin 2012

droidcon is all about learning the latest about Android, meeting the Android community, and giving you a stage to talk about your apps or solutions or just discuss a problem you are facing.

March 13 - 15 (Nigeria): Mobile Web West Africa 2012

The Mobile Web and Mobile Applications represents a superb opportunity for everyone in the mobile sector. Revenue generation, capacity development, creating a new generation of entrenpreneurs and the expansion of the mobile ecosystem in the region are all key facets of grasping this opportunity.

March 14 (New York): Adding *Your* Business Value With FAST Search for SP Pipeline Extensibility New York 2012

It’s well known that SharePoint provides a powerful set of APIs for integrating custom code into your business’s SharePoint applications . But FAST Search For SharePoint (FS4SP) provides a new capability – a window into your data between the crawl and the index. Getting programmatic access to your data at that point opens up a world of possibilities.

March 14 (Irvine): Get Social with Microsoft & Telligent in Irvine

Microsoft and Telligent are teaming up in Irvine, California to provide software and workshops that are uniquely social because we combine best-in-class Web CMS and search from Microsoft with Telligent’s leading social community platform.

March 14 - 16 (Orlando): Gartner Customer 360 Summit Orlando 2012

Customer 360 represents the single most important conference in the CRM space, where business and IT leaders gather to learn from the latest Gartner research and interact with 25+ Gartner analysts, peers and solution leaders.

March 15 - 16 (Illinois): XTech Illinois 2012

This seminar focuses on current and emerging media production technologies driven by XML —- or XTechs!

March 15 - 17 (Utah): Mobile Slopes Conference Utah 2012

Mobile Slopes is Ogden, Utah's premier mobile app conference. Executives, entrepreneurs, and developers who are building the future of mobile app content will give presentations addressing key components of developing, marketing, and monetizing apps for mobile phones and tablets.

March 15 - 17 (Louisville): CodePaLOUsa Kentucky 2012

The conference is designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of technology stack. We will have sessions revolving around Microsoft, Java, and other development platforms; along with the sessions on higher level topics that are platform agnostic.

March 16 (San Jose): Clojure/West Conference San Jose 2012

Clojure/West is a new conference bringing the Clojure community together to discuss techniques, tools, and the state of the Clojure ecosystem. Clojure/West seeks to provide a conference for Clojure developers on the west coast, a natural yin to the Clojure/conj's yang.

March 16 - 17 (Chicago): CocoaConf Chicago 2012

Join us in Chicago for the first CocoaConf of 2012. This March we will gather a hundred iOS and OS X developers for two days packed with cutting edge technical content. Our speakers include developers, trainers, and authors who have been there and done that. And they're eager to pass on what they've learned to all of us.

March 18 (Bologna): O'Reilly TOC -- Tools of Change for Publishing Conference Bologna 2012

On March 18th, 2012, TOC and the Bologna Children’s Book Fair will team up once again, this time producing an unparalleled event featuring sessions, demos, workshops, and keynotes covering the art, craft and business of storytelling in the digital age.

March 19 (London): London Web Summit 2012

The two largest web & start up conferences in the UK & Ireland, GeeknRolla and the Dublin Web Summit, are merging to create the London Web Summit. LWS will take place on March 19th in the Brewery.

March 19 (Nashville): Alliance Nashville 2012

Alliance 2012 represents the largest meeting of Higher Education Public Sector and Federal users of Oracle Applications in the world. This is the one annual event where you can network with 3000+ other working users, discuss the applications we use, our unique implementations, our successes and the pitfalls we’ve overcome.

March 19 - 20 (San Francisco): Forrester's Technology Sales Enablement Forum San Francisco 2012

Forrester’s Technology Sales Enablement Forum 2012 is designed to give SE leaders and their teams the powers and practical tools to close the strategy-to-execution gap and achieve the CEO’s strategy.

March 19 - 20 (Göteborg): Software Passion Summit Sweden 2012

Software Passion Summit is a developer conference with a passion for software development.This conference will provide attendees with valuable opportunities to learn new skills and techniques, discover the latest innovations in software tools and technologies, share best practices, and network and build new relationships with other highly motivated software professionals.

March 19 - 21 (Miami): The Mobile Marketing Conference Miami 2012

The Mobile Marketing Conference will unite today's pioneering marketers on a quest to uncover the value of the mobile medium as an “always on” channel to engage consumers and convert mobile interactions to transactions.

March 19 - 22 (Phoenix): Microsoft Project Conference Phoenix 2012

Get more out of your Project 2010 investment by attending this special event for the worldwide Microsoft Project Community. Attended by a world-wide audience of project professionals, business and technical decision makers and the Microsoft Project team this unique point-in-time event is your opportunity to learn, network and get more out of you Project 2010 investment! 

March 19 - 23 (Denver): DrupalCon Denver 2012

DrupalCon Denver 2012 is the official conference of the Drupal community. DrupalCon is a biannual event presented to an ever-expanding international audience since Drupal became an open-source project in 2001. It's put on by a fabulous group of volunteers and organizers from across the globe.

March 20 - 21 (Hong Kong): Online Information Asia-Pacific Exhibition and Conference Hong Kong 2012

Online Information Asia-Pacific Exhibition & Conference (www.online-information.asia) is a two-day B2B regional event designed for all information professionals. The event will focus 5 key information industry sectors and each of these areas will be covered across both the exhibition and educational programme.

March 20 - 22 (Edinburgh): FLOSS UK Spring Conference Edinburgh 2012

This is the UK's only conference aimed specifically at systems and network administrators. It attracts a large number of professionals from sites of all shapes and sizes. As well as the technical talks, the conference provides a friendly environment for delegates to meet, learn, and enjoy lively debate on a host of subjects.

March 20 - 22 (San Francisco): AIIM Conference San Francisco 2012

Attend The AIIM Conference 2012 to discover how to embrace the opportunities and mitigate the risk of this bold new era. Not only will The AIIM Conference 2012 help you see what the future of information management looks like, it will provide a level of interactivity and engagement that will change your impression of what a conference can be.

March 20 - 23 (Salt Lake City): Adobe Digital Marketing Summit Salt Lake City 2012

The Digital Marketing Summit is the premier event for digital marketers and advertisers to learn about and share key strategies for driving marketing innovation. Attend Summit to learn how you can create, measure, and optimize digital experiences to revolutionize how the world engages with ideas and information.

March 21 (Chicago): IT Roadmap Conference & Expo Chicago 2012

IT Roadmap 2012 Chicago 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 the IT leaders are heading to get actionable information on today’s technology trends. And it’s where you need to be.

March 21 - 22 (Atlanta): DevNexus Atlanta 2012

Atlanta’s most exciting conference for professional software developers is back in 2012! Come discover how the industry’s best minds use the latest technologies to build solutions to business problems. Network with other Atlanta software developers, and study real life case studies in application design and development.

March 21 - 22 (New York): Structure: Data Conference New York 2012

GigaOM’s Structure:Data, now a two-day conference, will assemble the world’s leading technologists, practitioners and business leaders to offer solutions to the questions posed by the growth of big data, including storage needs, data analysis and the uncovering of new business opportunities.

March 21 - 22 (London): Changing Media Summit London 2012

The Changing Media Summit 2012 will bring you insight from the organisations and individuals who are capitalising on disruption in content distribution, platforms and consumer behaviour to build innovative and successful digital businesses.

March 21 - 25 (New Orleans): IA Summit New Orleans 2012

The IA Summit is the primary event for those redefining strategy and structure in support of cross-channel systems and user experiences.

March 22 - 23 (New York): Predictive Analytics for Business, Marketing and Web Training New York 2012

Predictive Analytics for Business, Marketing and Web is a concentrated training program instructed by the founding chair of Predictive Analytics World that includes interactive breakout sessions and a brief hands-on exercise.

March 23 - 24 (Rome): Codemotion Rome 2012

Year after year we’ve grown and evolved to become Codemotion: it is not just about java anymore, it is now also about other types of languages and technologies. Codemotion 2012 brings with it two big changes: a two day event and concurrent events in Rome and Madrid.

March 23 - 24 (Virginia): RubyNation Virginia 2012

At RubyNation, we debate and discuss the latest trends, techniques, and tools in Ruby development, design, deployment, business and marketing.

March 24 (San Francisco): ElggCamp San Francisco 2012

The Elgg Foundation and Condiminds are organizing an event for developers, social media entrepreneurs, marketing specialists, and anyone interested in using Elgg in social media. We’re planning a day full of discussion, success stories, Elgg secrets, and networking with Elgg users.

March 26 (Virginia): Agile ALM Connect Virginia 2012

Agile ALM Connect is a new technical conference focused on connecting the latest software development tools, agile methods and people across the entire application lifecycle.

March 26 - 29 (Virginia): EclipseCon Virginia 2012

EclipseCon is the annual Eclipse open source community conference. EclipseCon is about sharing best practices, insights, case studies, and innovations in the Eclipse community and in the wider world of software development. We want attendees to be educated and inspired after each talk.

March 26 - 29 (Philadelphia): Philly Open Web Week Workshops 2012

Philly Open Web Week is a special series of Open Web workshops taught by Bocoup and hosted by The Judge Group. Take a three-day course in JavaScript, the Open Web Platform, or Backbone.js — or take our one-day HTML5 Crash Course — or pick a workshop and the Crash Course for four days of Open Web goodness!

March 26 - 30 (London): DevWeek London 2012

DevWeek is the UK’s biggest independent conference for software developers, database professionals and software architects, and features over 100 in-depth technical sessions and workshops on a wide range of key topics.

March 27 - 28 (London): Social Media World Forum Europe 2012

Track subject areas cover building your social media marketing strategy, social shopping, location based marketing, b2b social media marketing, social CRM, social TV, mobile social media, social search, social gaming, virtual currencies, customer insight and the latest in twitter and facebook marketing.

March 29 (Online): Webinar - Introduction to Enterprise Drupal Gardens (Open SaaS)

Join this webinar to learn how the Enterprise Drupal Gardens platform can vastly simplify your markting operations, providing you with the tools to rapidly launch and management multiple websites. Reserve your seat here.

March 29 (Charlotte): Understanding the Benefits of Enterprise Social Computing Charlotte 2012

NewsGator, Cardinal Solutions and Microsoft invite you to attend an enterprise social computing lunch seminar focused on enhancing your SharePoint experience. Attend this seminar to see how over 3 million employees of the Global 2000 are leveraging enterprise social solutions.

March 29 (Israel): TheEdge Israel 2012

TheEdge 2012 - AlphaCSP's 5th annual Java event, bringing news and the future of Java to the Java community, will take place on the 29th of March 2012, at the Avenue Convention Center. Once again, AlphaCSP's Java experts, together with leading Java speakers from around the world, will present cutting-edge Java technologies.

March 29 - 30 (Berlin): Berlin Expert Days 2012

This technology-focused conference offers a forum for technical exchanges and get-togethers. An open programme committee will oversee and guide the process towards this goal.

March 29 - 31 (London): SQLBits X London 2012

At SQLBits, we are delighted to announce that SQLBits X is the official UK Technical Launch for SQL Server 2012. Not only will we have 3 days of amazing deep SQL Server content, we will also have some of the best SQL Server 2012 content available in the world. With many presentations based on actual production deployments of SQL Server 2012.

March 30 (Auckland): Codemania Auckland 2012

How much useful information can you fit into your brain before it explodes? If you join us on March 30th, we're going to find out. Codemania is full-day of tech sessions by software industry leaders who are defining the future. Find out where the cutting edge is for your platform. More important, find out where it is for your opposition.

March 31 (San Diego): UX Speakeasy Conference San Diego 2012

The UX Speakeasy program will touch on many aspects of the design process, from research to development, followed by workshops and breakout sessions. A panel of local and national experts will also be on hand to answer questions about building and connecting the San Diego and Southern California UX and tech communities. We will also have workshops running in the afternoon to help build out your UX skills.

April Events

April 1 (Denver): DoDIIS Worldwide Conference Denver 2012

Hosted annually by the DIA Directorate for Information Management (DS) and Chief Information Officer (CIO), the conference's 2012 theme, Advancing Mission Integration, will highlight the DIA CIO's commitment and intent to unify defense intelligence infrastructure and information sharing initiatives.

April 2 (San Francisco): CiviCon San Francisco 2012

CiviCon brings together users and developers of CiviCRM to find out about the latest developments in our project and help steer the future of this open source CRM. It is a great opportunity to learn, share, network and get more involved in the community.

April 2 - 3 (California): VentureBeat Mobile Summit California 2012

30 hours. 180 executives. 5 key issues in mobile. This April, VentureBeat editors are again convening the top 180 mobile executives, investors and policymakers for an exclusive discussion designed to shape the future of the mobile industry.

April 2 - 3 (London): Mobile 360 Live London 2012

Mobile 360 Live is the sister event of the popular European Mobile TechCon series, which is held annually in Munich and Frankfurt. This conference is designed to give developers, project managers and business developers alike unique insights into the world of mobile technology advancement.

April 2 - 3 (Arizona): JSConf US 2012

JSConf isn't like other conferences and that is very much intentional. We deeply care about our attendees, sponsors, and speakers which is why we strive to make the event both family and friend accessible with our Significant Others track, schedule the best possible content in our two tracks, embrace the HallConf style with our Hacker Lounge, and put on the craziest of parties. We aren't conference organizers, we are community curators.

April 2 - 4 (San Francisco): O'Reilly Where Conference San Francisco 2012

The O'Reilly Where Conference is where the people working on and using location technologies come together to explore best practices and emerging trends in software development, tools, business strategies, and marketing. CTOs, marketers, developers, technologists, researchers, geographers, startups, business developers, and entrepreneurs gather to share their experiences and learn from their peers.

April 2 - 4 (Los Angeles): Gartner Business Intelligence Summit Los Angeles 2012

The summit delivers insight on the latest hot topics, such as effective BI strategy, cloud and SaaS options for analytics, big data, predictive and prescriptive analytics, dashboard design, and more.

April 3 - 4 (San Francisco): ad:tech San Francisco 2012

ad:tech is more than a conference. It is a powerful community where the on-site networking is a starting point for lasting relationships. Attendees return year after year to connect with existing vendors, colleagues and friends. It also provides its members and the general public with a growing library of resources and online networking and learning opportunities.

April 3 - 4 (Sao Paulo): Gartner Data Center Summit Sao Paulo 2012

Data center professionals are increasingly challenged by the hype associated with emerging technologies — such as Cloud computing, fabric computing and virtualization. Understand the opportunity for these potentially disruptive and revolutionary technologies, their future and how to plan for your business success. No other conference offers comprehensive coverage of the full spectrum of issues that impact the data center.

April 4 - 5 (Los Angeles): Gartner Master Data Management Summit Los Angeles 2012

Discover how to develop a winning business case, overcome the obstacles to MDM adoption, forge a new direction for an existing initiative and size up the promise and potential of today’s solutions providers — including those with emerging cloud-based initiatives.

April 11 - 12 (Orlando): Social : Mobile : Payments | Conference Orlando 2012

The Social : Mobile : Payments | Conference and Exhibition will explore the forces that are changing the way today’s consumers interact, live and shop in Generation-M.Hear compelling presentations from world renowned experts in social media, mobile connectivity and payment technology. Provide feedback, advocate change and share your knowledge with other professionals from a wide spectrum of businesses and industries.

April 16 - 19 (San Francisco): IBM Power Systems Technical Symposium San Francisco 2012

This 4 day event will be the place to learn about POWER7® processor-based systems, software and solutions for companies of all sizes. The event will contain technical sessions, covering Power Systems, AIX, IBM i, Storage and Linux. This is a key opportunity to listen to NDA sessions and learn all about the exciting new features included in our Hardware and Software portfolio. You can meet and question the experts in dedicated sessions and interact with your peers.

April 17 (London): Low-Cost Digital Engagement Conference London 2012

Are you under pressure to cut your digital marketing costs? Low-budget organisations, including charities, not-for-profits and public sector bodies will be sharing their advice on how to best allocate restricted budgets to optimise digital fundraising and create awareness and buzz online.

April 17 - 18 (San Francisco): Social Media Analytics Summit 2012 in San Francisco

The inaugural Social Media Analytics Summit is the first ever two-day business conference with a complete focus on social media analytics. Social media analytics enhances customer service, improves brand and reputation management, and measures overall social media success for businesses.

April 17 - 18 (Berlin): Intra.NET Reloaded Europe Conference Berlin 2012

The Intra.NET Reloaded Europe Conference, taking place from the 17th to the 18th of April 2012 will discuss trends, strategic approaches and challenges to the management of complex intranets & employee portals in rapidly changing digital environment with top executives from all over Europe.

April 17 - 19 (Santa Clara): DEMO Spring Santa Clara 2012

Be part of the exclusive unveiling of the most promising new products and prototypes of 2012. DEMO Spring 2012 provides a window into technology's future and introduces you to the people and companies who are paving the way. These products have never been seen before. Each company has been hand-selected and carefully vetted by our executive producers. Hundreds apply - but only the best are invited to participate and launch their product. Be on the 'inside' and have exclusive access to this exceptional group of innovators by attending DEMO Spring 2012.

April 18 (Washington DC): PR Measurement Conference Washington DC 2012

Providing solid, meaningful results of all PR initiatives has never been more critical for communicators—in this era of tight budgets, all activity must have a clear connection to organizational goals and the bottom line. Join PR News at the PR Measurement Conference on April 18 in Washington, D.C., where top measurement experts will show you how to effectively capture the full impact of your PR efforts.

April 18 - 19 (Munich): Content and Apps for Automotive Europe 2012

Content & Apps for Automotive Europe 2012, 18th-19th April, 2012, Munich, Germany will give you key insights on how in-vehicle connectivity is being revolutionised as OEMs integrate dynamic content to stay relevant throughout the vehicle life cycle.

April 18 - 19 (Los Angeles): Forrester's Marketing Leadership Forum Los Angeles 2012

Forrester’s Marketing Leadership and Customer Intelligence Forums 2012 will empower you, the marketer, to achieve competitive advantage in the age of the customer. Turn up the heat from lukewarm experimentation to fully baked strategies that deliver results. At this Event, you will hear case studies from industry leaders and see demonstrations from leading and innovative companies that will show you what works on the path from cool to mission-critical.

April 18 - 19 (Los Angeles): Forrester's Customer Intelligence Forum Los Angeles 2012

To win in the next digital decade, marketers must extend customer obsession to make all the parts work — to tie customer knowledge into the product design, customer experience, and marketing messages in ways not previously possible — to deliver a single, personal brand experience to each customer that the company chooses to serve.

April 23 - 25 (La Jolla): Content Management Strategies/DITA North America 2012

In the 2012 CMS/DITA North America conference, you will certainly find much valuable information on managing content more efficiently, as well as implementing the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) standard and others.

April 23 - 26 (San Francisco): SugarCon San Francisco 2012

SugarCon is SugarCRM's annual customer, developer and partner conference. Attendees consist of a mix of customers, developers, partners, community members, and prospects. The conference's content is driven by customers and partners submitting session ideas and voting on their favorite session ideas submitted. SugarCRMs' aim is to provide our audience with relevant and practical information.

April 24 - 26 (London): Internet World London 2012

Internet World is officially Europe’s largest and longest-running event for digital marketing and online business. Join 11,000 visitors and 300 solution providers as we celebrate our 20th anniversary from the 24 - 26 April 2012.

April 25 - 26 (Toronto): Predictive Analytics World Toronto 2012

Predictive Analytics World, April 25-26, 2012 in Toronto is the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors.

April 25 - 27 (Baltimore): Gartner Business Process Management Summit Baltimore 2012

The Must-Attend Event For BPM Professionals. The Gartner Business Process Management Summit is the largest, most comprehensive BPM conference in the world, offering objective advice, actionable insights, hands-on problem solving and unlimited peer networking. The Gartner BPM Summit explores both proven BPM management disciplines and the latest BPM technologies - and demonstrates how to use them together in the most effective way possible.

April 28 (Houston): SharePoint Saturday Houston 2012

SharePoint Saturday is an educational, informative & lively day filled with sessions from respected SharePoint professionals & MVPs, covering a wide variety of SharePoint-orientated topics.

April 29 - May 2 (San Diego): TEC -- The Experts Conference San Diego 2012

Celebrating our 11th year of advanced education and networking, TEC 2012 will deliver expert-led, 400-level training on vital Microsoft technologies. In addition to its highly acclaimed agenda on Microsoft Directory & Identity technologies, TEC 2012 will also bring back a full lineup of Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint and Virtualization training.

April 30 - May 3 (Miami): DoD Enterprise Architecture Conference and Meeting Miami 2012

The theme this year, “Agile and Secure Information to the Warfighter and Mission Partners” will provide an opportunity to learn about the DoD CIO Campaign Plan, efforts of military Service and Combatant Commands to use architecture for better decision making, improved operational effectiveness, increased efficiencies and interactions with all mission partners.

May Events

May 3 - 4 (Las Vegas): Forrester's Enterprise Architecture Forum Las Vegas 2012

Forrester's Enterprise Architecture Forum 2012 will provide you with a vision and a business case for EA's future, to business and IT. Through keynotes, case studies, and deep-dive sessions, you will develop an integrated understanding of best practices for chartering EA, understanding and leveraging business goals and strategy, integrating with and enhancing the processes that EA programs must leverage, and building the staff and relationships that make business-focused, strategic, and pragmatic EA possible.

May 8 (New Orleans): Mobile Web and Apps World New Orleans 2012

America's longest running mobile web and applications event is back. We will once again bring together top minds from around the world to discuss how to develop, market, deploy and monetize mobile web and applications. Our event last year at International CTIA Orlando drew over 200 delegates.

May 8 (New Orleans): The Future of Tablets New Orleans 2012

Join over 150 attendees from around the world to discuss the tremendous opportunities in the tablets market. Tablets are the future of commerce, entertainment, publishing and advertising. Tablets offer a new platform for creating great consumer experiences and monetizing services. Companies who want to capitalize are learning to re-invent their business strategies for the new tablet era.

May 8 - 9 (Berkeley): Content Marketing Strategies Conference Berkeley 2012

The 2012 Content Marketing Strategies Conference will gather leading brands, SMBs, advertising agencies, publishers, PR professionals and service providers to focus solely on the latest strategies, solutions and technologies in digital content marketing. Find out why leading agencies, big brands and SMBs are turning to content marketing for their 2012 customer communication and acquisition strategies.

May 8 - 10 (Philadelphia): J.Boye Philadelphia 12

Our main objective is still (as it has been from the beginning) to create an open minded conference with a campus like atmosphere for online professionals. A forum where our global audience can meet and exchange experiences and knowledge in a professional, yet informal atmosphere. Moreover, our social events during the conference offer unrivalled networking opportunities.

May 8 - 10 (Chicago): CMS Expo Chicago 2012

The 6th annual CMS Expo features 80-plus sessions in 7 tracks, from 50 speakers, focused on delivering reliable, relevant, actionable advice. You have to collaborate at work, right? So come to CMS Expo to get on the same page with your CMS! The Business Track focuses on meeting the needs of C-Level business leaders. The Technical Track focuses on meeting the needs of site builders and admins.

May 10 - 11 (New York): DAM New York 2012

In New York City we’ll facilitate a lively exchange among conference participants. We’ll have panel sessions, breakout groups, enhanced networking environments, round table workshops, case study reviews and, of course, formal talks. There will be multiple opportunities to take away lessons learned and knowledge of best practices. Whatever your area or level of expertise you will have the opportunity to meet new peers - a key objective in all our planning. The conference starts with a welcoming reception the night before the formal program begins, and, as always, we’ll host the very best in specialized intensive tutorials – all led by renowned experts.

May 14 - 17 (Santa Clara): Uptime Institute Symposium 2012: Digital Infrastructure Conference Santa Clara

The theme of Uptime Institute Symposium 2012 is Digital Infrastructure Convergence. This is a call to action for business, IT and data center managers to come together to develop a common language, common goals, and cross disciplinary skills in order to meet the rapidly changing and evolving computing demands of business.

May 16 - 17 (Sydney): Intranets Sydney 2012

Intranets2012 is Australia’s fully-fledged conference for intranet practitioners. This innovative conference is designed by intranet folk for intranet folk. Providing useful, actionable and inspiring information, it will build the knowledge of every participant. With local and international speakers, and participants from across the region, this is your chance to connect with the rest of the intranet community.

May 21 - 24 (Las Vegas): EMC World Las Vegas 2012

EMC World has become the premier forum to learn more about the cloud and big data, explore solutions for the challenges you face, and connect with peers. From advanced technical training to meet-ups with some of the industry's most influential thought leaders, EMC World is where you can transform yourself.

May 23 - 24 (Berlin): Social Gaming Summit Berlin 2012

The second annual Berlin Social Gaming Summit is a two-day conference focused on the intersection of mobile gaming, immersive worlds, and social networking. Social Gaming Summit unites established industry leaders along with emerging start-ups in free-to-play games, social networking, virtual goods and payments infrastructure for two full days of illuminating keynotes, lively panels and engaging discussion on the convergence of gaming and the social web.

May 24 - 25 (San Diego): Salford Analytics and Data Mining Conference San Diego 2012

The 2012 Salford Analytics & Data Mining Conference is aimed at bringing together researchers, practitioners, and data mining enthusiasts to learn about data mining technology from practical and theoretical experts. Conference attendees can expect to exchange ideas and experiences focused on the practice of both data mining and real-world analysis of complex data. Salford Systems promises an unparalleled opportunity to learn from experienced professionals solving real-world problems.

May 29 - 31 (San Francisco): O'Reilly Fluent Conference San Francisco 2012

The O'Reilly Fluent Conference is about everything JavaScript. If you're developing for the Web, desktop, or mobile, knowing the ins and outs of JavaScript and related technologies is critical. Come to Fluent to learn from expert developers who are using JavaScript in all kinds of contexts, to do things that no one ever expected JavaScript could do, and do so well.

May 30 - 31 (London): Enterprise Search Europe 2012

Enterprise Search Europe is a unique conference offering a European perspective on the technology, selection, implementation and optimisation of enterprise-scale search applications.

May 31 - June 1 (Amsterdam): Advanced Intranets & Portals Conference Amsterdam 2012

Our 3rd annual intranet conference, Advanced Intranets & Portals 2012, is designed to give you exclusive insights and access to the world’s leading intranet practitioners, who will be sharing their experience and knowledge, allowing you to benchmark and brainstorm on the key trends of 2012. From social intranets & the rise of mobile, to personalisation, idea generation & knowledge management, all of the main issues affecting intranet professionals will be discussed during the intensive and interactive 2 day conference.

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