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April Events

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 19 - 20 (Kuala Lumpur): Maximizing Corporate Social Responsibility Seminar Kuala Lumpur 2012

A well-founded approach to Corporate Social Responsibility is an essential part of any organization’s strategy. From its origins as a ‘nice to have’ aspect appealing to a minority of consumers and staff, a strong sustainability profile is now a key success factor. Getting CSR and sustainability right increases brand and corporate value, attracts new customers, increases staff and supplier loyalty, builds a strong community around your company, and most importantly ensures our world will thrive for future generations.

April 20 (Amsterdam): Hippo GetTogether Amsterdam 2012

Developers and other interested parties are invited on the 20th of April at 1 pm at Pakhuis De Zwijger in Amsterdam, The Netherlands to share their Hippo knowledge and experiences. There will be 10 - 30 minute talks from other developers on what they are working on, best practices and other experiences that they'd like to share and discuss. After which Hippo will host an educational workshop, so convince your boss that you should be present!

April 22 - 26 (Las Vegas): COLLABORATE 12 Conference Las Vegas 2012

COLLABORATE 12: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community is brought to you by three leading users groups– the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and Quest International Users Group (Quest). Connect with a global network of more than 5,000 business applications and database software users, solutions providers, consultants, developers and representatives from Oracle Corporation to share real-world experiences, participate in top-quality training and gain insights to obtain greater value from your technology investments.

April 23 - 24 (New York): B2B Content2Conversion Conference New York 2012

As these trends emerge, B2B marketers continue to struggle to stay above water with content development, content marketing strategies and how to utilize content to drive demand. That’s why DemandGen Report is proud
 to announce the first of its kind, B2B Content2Conversion Conference – designed to help B2B marketers not just stay a float in this sea of content, but to help you produce killer content that in turn produces killer results!

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 (London): Intranet Seminar: Building a Successful Business Case London 2012

The Interact Intranet Seminars are extremely popular half day events which are aimed at supporting & guiding you in the initial stages of planning a new intranet. Attendees include a wide variety of organisations looking for interactive practical advice on building a successful intranet.

April 24 (Basingstoke): SharePoint Overview Seminar Basingstoke 2012

The SharePoint 2010 Overview Seminar provides a quick start guide to everything you need to know to make SharePoint a success in your organisation. In this seminar, ICS Solutions explore the features and functionality of the platform through in-depth discussions and demonstrations of the core workloads, including: Search, Enterprise Content Management, Social Computing and Business Intelligence. 

April 24 (Basingstoke): Office 365 Overview Seminar Basingstoke 2012

Whether you’re a large enterprise, a government agency, or a small start-up, Office 365 introduces a variety of new packages designed to meet the unique IT needs of organisations of all sizes. We look forward to helping your organisation discover how Office 365 can reduce costs and provide greater value.

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 26 (Zurich): NoSQL Road Show Zurich 2012

The NoSQL Roadshow starts off with an overview of the changing landscape around data management – highlighted by concepts like Big Data and NoSQL databases. Attendees will learn how to “think” differently when it comes to designing highly scalable systems and hear from the experts who are designing and utilizing Riak, an opensource non-relational database.

April 26: (Webinar) Why Enterprise CMS Projects Fail, and How to Avoid the Pitfalls

Understand the most common reasons why Enterprise CMS projects fail — and how you can avoid the top pitfalls. Are you starting or planning a content management project?Is your content management project on the right track? Would you like to hear about project challenges and pitfalls from the trenches? What should you take into consideration when choosing the right technology for your project? Join us for a live webinar on April 26th with Q&A delivered by people who have been down this road and have some tips and tricks to share.
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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 (Denmark): BITsCon Embedded Software Craftmanship Conference Denmark 2012

BITsCon is for everyone looking to get an up-to-date overview of the methods for effectively implementing agile methods such as Test Driven Development. For this very first BITsCon conference a legend and capacity in the agile / embedded world will get us going: James W. Grenning will help and coach us through the sessions packed with techniques and practices.

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 1 (Houston): AIIM Process Revolution Seminar Houston 2012

You've heard the word about how social, local and mobile is transforming the management of content and information. Join the Process Revolution and move your business from paper to PCs to tablets.

May 1 (London): Cloud Foundry Open Tour London 2012

The Cloud Foundry Open Tour comes to the UK for the first time, giving enterprise developers expert instruction on how to get the best results from Platform-as-a-Service in the cloud. Meet the experts behind the leading open source cloud platform for enterprise applications, discuss the latest innovations with other developers and expand your opportunities by attending the Cloud Foundry Open Tour.

May 1 - 3 (Orlando): Blackberry World Orlando 2012

The BlackBerry World™ conference is the largest annual gathering for the BlackBerry® ecosystem, and the place where the community behind innovative BlackBerry solutions comes together to learn, share and network. BlackBerry World brings together a wide range of audiences in the world of mobile technology. Attend the conference and see first-hand what wireless technology means to today's leading organizations and wireless customers.

May 2: (Webinar) Using Analytics Data to Optimize Web Experiences

The transition to a pervasively digital world is disruptive and confusing at times, but one thing is clear: better marketing data, turned into action quickly, even on the fly, separates the winners from the losers. During this event you will learn about: today's big Big Data opportunities for marketers,  top skills needed to cope with the data deluge, how big data is the single biggest disrupter today.
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May 2 - 5 (London): SourceDevCon London 2012

Sourc{ conference is dedicated to web developers who plan, create, and maintain desktop or mobile projects based on Sencha frameworks and tools. Sourc{ is gathering the World's most talented speakers and trainers from the community. Don't forget to bring your laptops, tablets, and smartphones - you'll be able to exchange your works with the community.

May 3 (Dallas): AIIM Process Revolution Seminar Dallas 2012

Attend 25-minute case study sessions and participate in Q&A. Find out how other information professionals are using content and collaboration technologies to transform their business processes. Join the “Revolutionaries Roundtables” during lunch to learn from your industry peers. Discuss hot topics and share team findings.

May 3 - 4 (Sydney): WebDU Sydney 2012

The conference offers the opportunity to get hands-on technical training, gain new skills, hear breaking news from the Web Industry, network with peers and industry leaders, and ultimately become more successful developing and delivering web applications. Nowhere else in ANZ can this audience find the volume and quality of information available under one roof at webDU.

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 4 - 5 (New York): New York Software Symposium 2012

This conference will focus on the latest technologies and best practices emerging in the enterprise software development space. Our speakers are authors, consultants, open source developers, and recognized industry experts. NFJS brings a high quality conference to your city, making the event accessible not only to senior engineers, but to the whole team.

May 8 (Denver): AIIM Process Revolution Seminar Denver 2012

Give Us 4 Hours and We'll Give you 4 Steps to Revolutionizing your Processes. Learn how to: cut costs and reduce bottlenecks by moving your business processes to the cloud, get your content and information ready for mobile access and engagement, communicate and collaborate across geography and time zones with social technologies and m,ake better decisions by exploring analytics and new opportunities in the world of big data.

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 (Los Angeles): AIIM Process Revolution Los Angeles 2012

Join AIIM and your peers from organizations like STC Management, Southern California Edison, Westlake Financial Services, Meredith Digital, and B&D Security at our FREE, one-day seminar in Anaheim on May 10, 2012. All attendees will also receive the new ebook “The Handbook for Process Revolutionaries”, a practical guide to executing on the four steps to your Process Revolution.

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.

June Events

June 7 - 9 (Amsterdam): Dutch Mobile Conference Amsterdam 2012

We are proud to announce the first edition of the Dutch Mobile Conference. A 3-day conference about technologies used for mobile websites and mobile web application development focussed on developers. The first day wil be packed with in-depth tutorials about Sencha Touch 2, Phonegap, Mobile jQuery and Appcelerator. On the other 2 days talks will be given on various subjects regarding mobile web development like Douglas Crockford (Yahoo!), Joe Stump (SimpleGeo, Digg), Ed Spencer (Sencha Inc), Jim Hoskins (Treehouse, Think Vitamin).

June 11 - 13 (London): Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies London 2012

As the term “CRM” celebrates its 30th birthday in 2012, there is much to reflect upon but still much to be done. The Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit (formerly the Gartner Customer Relationship Management Summit), is designed for both business and IT CRM leaders. Designed for both business and IT CRM leaders, the Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit will give you insight, ideas, and inspiration to address these challenges and to maximize the potential of your CRM initiatives.

June 11 - 14 (Denver): Optimization Summit Denver 2012

The Optimization Summit is laser-focused on helping marketers discover what really works in optimization and how to apply the science of optimization to their specific marketing needs. Our last Summit was sold out, and we plan to accommodate an even larger crowd in 2012, as we continue to improve programming to best serve your needs. To meet this lofty goal and provide you the best possible Summit, we’ll rely on case studies from your peers and the extensive MarketingSherpa and MarketingExperiments research libraries.

June 12 - 13 (Dusseldorf): Enterprise Architecture Conference Dusseldorf 2012

Enterprise Architecture Management is becoming an essential basis for successful business transformation in the wake of major changes in the markets. EAM is one of the keys. Be the basis of selected technical papers from the business practices of this conference including the implementation of a consistent architecture management in global enterprises, the integration of architecture management, IT control functions, the link between Business Architecture and EAM, the organizational implementation of changes, transformations, evolutionary approaches, technology lifecycle management, the integration of legacy systems and the use of (SOA) and Agile methods discussed under real conditions.

June 12 - 13 (Boston): Text Analytics Summit East Boston 2012

The Text Analytics Summit, a staple of the text analytics community for the past 8 years, creates meaningful networking opportunities, promotes forward-thinking knowledge sharing, and fosters strong, long-lasting business relationships. Text Analytics is crucial for understanding the Voice of the customer, performing efficient knowledge extraction, maximizing social media productivity, and optimizing research and data analysis.

June 12 - 14 (New York): info360 Conference New York 2012

The info360 show is about the technologies that are changing the way enterprises create, manage and consume information. It’s about helping enterprise IT buyers find better ways to communicate and collaborate. It’s about making the right information available to the right people when and where they need it. It’s about making enterprise technology easier to buy, easier to deploy, and easier and more productive to use.

June 13 (London): Augmented Reality Summit London 2012

Now in its 2nd Year, the AR Summit, a one day conference & expo is set to return in 2012 providing a unique insight into the developments, opportunities and benefits AR provides. This platform is designed to bring together the industry advocates, leading technology providers and companies/brands looking to discover, explore, share and debate the future of AR.

June 18 - 21 (Boston): Enterprise 2.0 Conference Boston 2012

Enterprise 2.0 Conference takes a strategic perspective, emphasizing the bigger picture implications of the technology and the exploration of what is at stake for organizations trying to change not only tools, but also culture and process. Beyond discussion of the “why”, there will also be in-depth opportunities for learning the “how” that will help you bring Enterprise 2.0 to your business. The Enterprise 2.0 Conference Advisory Board is comprised of leading experts in the fields of technology for business, collaboration, culture change and collective intelligence.

June 19 - 20 (Seattle): Emerging Media Conference Seattle 2012

The Emerging Media Conference™ welcomes attendees with an opportunity to view and experience the latest in technology advances and upcoming product roll outs. Included in this unique program are demonstrations, presentations, and discussions led by some of the most connected and recognized experts in the industry. Whether you are immersed in the world of emerging media or just have a casual interest in keeping up with the latest trends and innovations, this conference allows you to preview the future of the technology world like a seasoned insider.

June 19 - 21 (New York): Digital Content Monetization East New York 2012

More than 300 VPs, SVP and CTOs in the Film, TV, Sports, Publishing, Music, Newsprint and Gaming industries contribute to the development of the agenda. They contribute to a 3 day agenda which addresses their major need: the need to know how to build sustainable business and technology models to enable multi-platform delivery of digital content. Most importantly, the speakers and sessions at DCM East show you how to do this in a way that drives measurable, forecast-shattering monetization of that content.

June 19 - 21 (San Francisco): The Gamification Summit San Francisco 2012

GSummit (June 19-21, San Francisco) is the only event that brings together leading thinkers in the gamification, loyalty and behavioral engineering space. Over three days, you’ll experience hands-on workshops, share best (and worst) practices, see new products & ideas, disseminate data, inspire each other and network to create a more fun & engaging world. GSummit 2012 in SF this June 19-21 brings together top experts in Gamification for three days of hands-on workshops, inspiring lectures, networking and fun. Learn how to create breakthrough engagement with customers, communities and employees, earn your Gamification design certification, explore new technologies and network with your peers.

June 25 - 26 (London): DAM Europe 2012

It’s all covered: from mastering the challenges of digital content work flow to monetising assets in new and innovative ways. We’ll be featuring real world case studies by leading DAM end users from broadcasting, CPG, leisure and entertainment, publishing, not for profit institutions, cultural heritage destinations, universities and colleges, manufacturing, retail distribution and marketing amongst many other sectors. Please check for speaker and programme updates at this site as we develop the content-led briefings.

June 25 - 26 (Berlin): CIMI.Con Evolution Berlin 2012

With over 80 of the world's leading corporations, the CIMI.Con Evolution 2012 is the definitive event for Competitive and Market Intelligence. Several Icebreaker sessions, interactive roundtables, as part of a World Café and case studies of well-known companies to provide participants an overview of strategies, best practices and solutions as cutting edge topics as well. The conference aim is to provide participants a balanced mix of lectures and many opportunities as possible to discuss viable approaches for the realization of a high class processing of CI and MI, effective methods and strategies and using of Tools and Systems.

June 25 - 26 (Chicago): Predictive Analytics World Chicago 2012

Predictive Analytics World, June 25-26, 2012 in Chicago 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. Predictive Analytics World focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics. You can hear from the horse's mouth precisely how Fortune 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners deploy predictive modeling, and what kind of business impact it delivers.

June 26 - 28 (Santa Clara): O'Reilly Velocity Web Performance and Operations Santa Clara 2012

The Velocity Conference provides you with real-world best practices for optimizing your site's web pages, specifically the performance of Ajax, CSS, JavaScript, and images. Even sites that have already been optimized can benefit, making for both a better customer experience and a rock-solid bottom line. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to meet face-to-face with a cadre of industry leaders who are taking web performance and operations to the next level. Bring your entire team to share ideas and get your toughest questions answered by the experts.

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