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The Top Conferences to Attend in 2020

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attendees cheering while attending a conference in 2020Whether you want to find new networking or professional development opportunities, learn about the latest industry trends, or connect better with clients, going to a few conferences or events every year is essential for just about every professional. Afterall, meeting with colleagues and other industry professionals face-to-face can be an incredibly valuable and worthwhile experience, no matter your goals. The trouble is, in every industry there are seemingly too many conferences or events to choose from and it’s hard to know which ones are right for you to invest your time and money in.

 

This is why, we’ve put together a list of the top conferences for you to review and select from! This comprehensive list covers several key industries such as event management, marketing, technology, and finance, and will allow you to find the perfect events for you to attend in 2020 based on location, audience and more.

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Recommended Resource: It's no surprise that Aventri understands the importance of meeting face-to-face. It's why attending and exhibiting at several events around the globe is an important part of our plans each year. Check out what events we'll be attending during the first quarter of 2020.


 

Top Event Management Conferences in 2020

 

PCMA Convening Leaders

January 5 - 8, 2020 | San Francisco, California  

The Convening Leaders Conference is the best place for business events professionals to spark innovative ideas and gain insights from industry leaders. Hear some of the most influential voices around the world share their stories about leadership, while also making connections that will carry you through 2020 and beyond. You’ll leave the 3-day event feeling energized and ready to achieve new professional and personal goals.

ESPA Annual Conference

January 10 - 12, 2020 | Denver, Colorado  

The Event Service Professionals Association (ESPA) is dedicated to elevating the event and convention service profession. Through education and networking, members learn vital skills to be more effective in their pivotal roles, while building career-long connections. 

ADMEI

January 30 - February 1, 2020 | San Juan, Puerto

The Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) is an annual conference that brings together Destination Management Companies (DMCs) owners, sales, and operations staff from around the world. If you want to be educated on the standards and best practices in the Destination Management industry, ADMEI is your premier resource and should absolutely be a must-attend for you this year.

Convene

February 12 - 13, 2020 | Vilnius, Lithuania

Convene is a B2B meeting and event industry conference for the countries of the Baltic Sea Region. Taking place is Vilnius, Lithuania, the 2-day event aims to equip both buyer and supplier communities with the tools needed to facilitate more effective and valuable meetings and events. It also serves as an exciting stage for networking and learning opportunities.

AIME

February 17 - 19, 2020 | Melbourne, Australia

The Asia Pacific Incentives Meetings Event (AIME) is the top trade event for the meetings and event industry in the Asia Pacific region. AIME is where decision makers network, craft and do business across the whole Asia Pacific region and the world. With an expected 14,000 meetings between Exhibitors & Buyers, AIME will deliver real value to anyone that attends.

International Confex

February 25 - 26, 2020 | London, England

The International Confex is the largest gathering of event professionals, service providers, thought leaders and buyers in the UK. The three-day event is designed to create an environment of convenience to help support, inspire and drive the events industry forward. Whether you are responsible for organizing exhibitions, conferences, meetings, product launches, or anything in between, International Confex is filled with innovation and creativity that you do not want to miss out on.

The Special Event

March 9 - 12, 2020 | Las Vegas Nevada

If you’re an event professional, The Special Event is your show. Across 4-days event professionals will network, learn, experience and tackle the biggest problems facing the events industry today. Take advantage of the best event education in the world and experience the latest trends and products in the events industry.

National Planning Conference

April 25 - 28, 2020 | Houston, Texas

The American Planning Association's National Planning Conference (NPC) is a superior event that brings together thousands of event professionals from all over the world. With over 250 learning opportunities, endless networking moments, and interactive sessions, NPC promises to be an experience like no other. 

Experiential Marketing Summit

May 11 - 13, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

The Experiential Marketing Summit (EMS), produced by Event Marketer, is one of the largest marketing training conferences, with over 1,800 marketers from over 32 countries. Hear from industry experts and adopt new strategies while connecting with like-minded planners who are solving everyday challenges similar to yours. If you’re looking to develop strong marketing skills by gathering a year’s worth of insights and ideas in just a few days, then this is the event for you.

IMEX Frankfurt

May 12 - 14, 2020 | Frankfurt, Germany

IMEX Frankfurt is the premier trade exhibition in Germany for meetings, conventions, events and incentive travel. With over 3,400 exhibitors from 170-plus countries, 250-plus educational events, and 5,100-plus global decision makers the 3-day event attracts all types of service providers who have something to offer the events industry. It’s no wonder why IMEX is considered the heartbeat of the global business events community.

C2 Montréal

May 27- 29, 2020| Montréal, Canada

C2 (Commerce + Creativity) Montréal is the most forward-thinking business event in the world. It combines progressive and inspiring content in a highly creative, festival-like setting that will transform guest into active participants who aren’t afraid to dive right in. When you expand your mind, you expand your business. C2 exists to help leaders invent the future of business.

MPI World Education Congress

June 6 - 9, 2020 | Grapevine, Texas

The World Education Congress is MPI’s signature event through which it delivers leading-class education, business and networking opportunities for meeting and event planners. The 4-day event create a memorable, authentic experience unlike any other and attendees can expect to leave with the tools and insights needed to take their business to new levels.

IAVM VenueConnect

July 26 - 29, 2020 | Long Beach, California

The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) VenueConnect Conference and Trade Show provides targeted education and networking opportunities for venue management professionals, including arenas, convention centers, amphitheaters, stadiums, universities, and more. IAVM is a one of a kind industry conference that inspires industry leaders and brings attendees together creating relationships that last a lifetime.

Canadian Meetings + Events Expo

August 18 - 19, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

The Canadian Meeting + Events Expo (CMEExpo) is the largest and longest running tradeshow and conference for meeting and event professionals in Canada. Designed specifically for the MICE business industry, CMEExpo provides attendees with the essential tools to successfully plan and execute meetings, conferences, and events. By registering for this event attendees can expect meet other top planners, suppliers and form invaluable connections that accelerate their career and last a lifetime.

IMEX America

September 15- 17, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

IMEX America is the global conference for incentive travel, meetings and events. Featuring powerful educational sessions tailored to attendee learning preferences, ground-breaking keynotes from industry experts and endless opportunities to connect with like-minded peers, IMEX is the must-attend industry event for more than 3,000 business professionals.

The Event Planner Expo

October 13 - 15, 2020 | New York, New York

The Event Planner Expo is the leading trade show for the events and hospitality industry. This one-of-a-kind, 3-day event provides attendees with an opportunity to connect with like-minded industry professionals, discover amazing partners for their upcoming events, and increase business. Meet the over 150 of the exhibitors and some the biggest names in event planning under one roof at Expo.

Event Tech Live

November 4 - 5, 2020 | London, England

Event Tech Live (ETL) is Europe’s first dedicated exhibition and conference for event professionals with an interest in technology. With a host of exhibitors and seminars, ETL delivers creative live technology demos, immersive educational content and expert Q&A sessions for the modern event organizer.

Wedding MBA

November 17 - 19, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

The Wedding MBA is an annual conference devoted to teaching wedding vendors  how to grow their wedding businesses and ultimately book more couples. With more than 5,500 attendees, 180 exhibitors, and 120 educational seminars, Wedding MBA is the must-attend event for wedding professionals looking to take their businesses to the next level.

IBTM World

December 1 - 3, 2020 | Barcelona, Spain

Join 15,000-plus industry professionals at the leading global event for the meetings and events industry. IBTM World has one goal: to inspire the events world and deliver exceptional experiences. For more than 30 years, this unique conference has been delivering the global community with the inspiration, lasting business connections and content they need to create world-class events for their customers. 

Expo! Expo!

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Expo! Expo! is the premier destination for meeting and event professionals to learn about the latest industry trends and technology, as well as network with other events industry professionals. This diverse conference allows attendees to view and assess the tools needed to plan and manage successful trade shows and events for years to come.

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Top Marketing Conferences in 2020


Affiliate Summit West

January 27 - 29, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Affiliate Summit West (AWS) is the premier performance marketing event in the world. Whether you are already active in affiliate marketing, or you’re just investigating ways to leverage this powerful type of marketing, AWS is a must-attend. With 6,000-plus attendees, 310 exhibitors, and over 75 expert speakers, you will leave with tactical takeaways and an action plan to apply to your businesses. Can’t make it to the west coast, don’t worry Affiliate Summit East takes place annually in New York City.

Social Media Strategies Summit

February 5 - 6, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The Social Media Strategies Summit (SMSsummit) is the #1 social media event for senior-level marketing professionals. Hear real-world case studies and inspirational stories led by senior level executives, including marketers, practitioners, and brand leaders across industries. Fuel your social media marketing plan and increase engagement with sessions on strategic content creation, video, social media analytics, and paid media. SMSsummit is the premier social media conference and a must-attend for solution and service providers who are looking to engage directly with a targeted audience of decision-making marketers.

Future Stores

February 9 - 11, 2020 | Miami, Florida

Future Stores Miami gathers 300+ of the highest-level executives in the retail sector to focus on in-store innovation and bridging the gap between physical and digital retail environments. Upon the conclusion of this three-day conference, you’ll walk away with actionable strategies to use store technology effectively, retool your front line associates and create the store experience of the future. If you find that you can't make it to the east coast, this event also takes places annually on the west coast as well. 

E-commerce Berlin Expo

February 13, 2020 | Berlin, Germany

The E-commerce Berlin Expo is the world’s largest B2B Expo and conference for e-commerce service providers. Featuring over 7,000 visitors and 180 exhibitors, it has the entire e-commerce ecosystem under one roof. By registering for this conference attendees can expect to hear from industry experts and learn what’s trending in the world of e-commerce while also engaging with other successful professionals within digital marketing. If you want to supercharge your e-commerce strategies and discover new ways to reach more customers, this should be a must-attend conference for you. 

SMX West

February 19 - 20, 2020 | San Jose, California

Search Marketing Expo (SMX) is the leading conference for SEO and SEM professionals, helping thousands of search marketers from across the world boost conversions, increase sales, maximize awareness, and achieve their goals. During the 2-day conference attendees will have access to invaluable networking with a community of successful search marketers and an opportunity to learn from leading marketing solution providers. Can’t make it to the west coast, don’t worry SMX East takes place annually in New York City.

B2B Marketing Exchange

February 24 - 26, 2020 | Scottsdale, Arizona

B2B Marketing Exchange is a 3-day educational event focused on improving B2B marketing and sales strategies. This is a must-attend event for B2B marketing and sales executives who are implementing cutting edge technologies and want to better understand how intelligent marketing, sales, and content can come together to create unforgettable content for their company.

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eTail

February 24 - 27, 2020 | Palm Springs, California

eTail is the leading eCommerce and omnichannel retail conference designed to help you increase the profits from your business. Over the course of four days, you’ll get action-packed strategies and make connections with the top mind’s at America’s most successful retailers. No commercials. No egos. This conference cuts out the fluff so you can return to the office and immediately implement your latest strategies and tactics.

Social Media Marketing World

March 1 - 3, 2020 | San Diego, California

Discover the best social media marketing strategies from the world’s top experts at Social Media Marketing World. Designed to empower professionals with business-building ideas, the 3-day event will help attendees discover the latest tactics and master social media in the upcoming year.

SearchLove

March 26 - 27, 2020 | San Diego, California

SearchLove has quickly become one of the top digital conferences in the world since its launch date in 2011. This two-day event will focus on providing practical tactics and actionable insights for marketers, CEOs, and other professionals. Featuring leaders within the digital marketing industry who’ve developed extraordinary solutions for search, paid promotions and content creation, SearchLove will gather the most advanced thinkers in online marketing under one roof.

Traffic & Conversion Summit

March 31 - April 2, 2020 | San Diego, California

If you’re a marketing professional, agency owner, consultant, or entrepreneur, Traffic & Conversion (T&C) Summit is must-attend event for you. For over a decade thousands of world’s smartest marketers attend T&C to learn what’s new, what’s hot, and what’s actually working right now in digital marketing. With more than 5,500 attendees every year, you'll meet people who have faced the same problems you have, and who have overcome the same obstacles and turned their businesses into juggernauts.

Digital Sales & Marketing World

April 8 - 9, 2020 | Austin, Texas

Connect with fellow marketing and sales leaders at Digital Sales & Marketing World (DSMW). The premier 2-day marketing leadership event is the only conference where marketers, sales and leadership teams get aligned on digital to make true business transformation happen. When you attend DSMW you’ll leave with a notebook full of ideas and strategies that will spark true and lasting change at your organization.

HERO CONF

April 5 - 7, 2020 | Hartford, Connecticut

Hero Conf is no ordinary digital marketing conference! In fact, it’s considered the world's largest all-PPC conference. Featuring some of the brightest minds in PPC, this 2day event will provide attendees with an opportunity to meet and learn from top pay-per-click professionals who offer industry-leading insights regarding how businesses can improve their online marketing strategies. What really sets this conference apart from other digital conferences is the fact that it offers an in-depth approach to paid search and dynamic workshops where attendees can apply actionable insights, they receive at the conference directly to their digital marketing accounts.

MarTech West

April 15 - 17, 2020 | San Jose, California

MarTech West is full of ideas and solutions from industry experts. The topics covered during the 3-day event will address some of the most puzzling challenges in the digital marketing world and deliver actionable tactics on how to overcome them to achieve business results. If you’re looking to grow your business in the coming years, MarTech is an absolute must for all marketing professionals. MarTech East will take place in Boston for those attendees who can’t make the trip to the California.

Brighton SEO

April 16 - 17, 2020 | Brighton, England

BrightonSEO is one of the most admired search marketing conferences among SEO specialists. Across 2-days some of the brightest minds in search will gather to connect and hear industry experts give insights on how to improve their campaigns in the upcoming year. Offering a series real-world, and in-depth training courses and workshops on Analytics, PPC, and SEO, BrightonSEO is the place to be to learn SEO and how to do your job a little bit better.

ConnectTech Summit

April 20 - 22, 2020 | San Diego, California

The ContentTECH Summit is perfect for attendees looking to master content technology and strategy. This event is the only place you can learn how to be truly effective at strategic content and provide your customers with better digital experiences. Whether you don’t have a clue where to start or are looking to optimize your already wicked content strategy, ContectTECH Summit has a session for you.

B2B Online

April 20 - 22, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

B2B Online is the only event where 750+ top minds in manufacturing and distribution come together exclusively in one place to shape the future of the industry. Be inspired and learn from 85+ disruptive speakers from the world’s leading organizations. And with content created through its community of trusted B2B advisors and hundreds of research hours, you’ll return to the office with tons of actionable strategies to grow your business.

Digital Summit New York City

April 22 - 23, 2020 | New York, New York

Digital Summit New York is jam packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends and strategy. With over 45 in-depth speakers & sessions and over 1,350 minutes of content you will leave the two-day event with practical takeaways and ideas to keep you ahead in the digital economy.

SiriusDecisions Summit

May 3 - 6, 2020 | Austin, Texas

Sirius Decisions Summit is the premier B2B conference, attracting the best in B2B sales, marketing and product from fortune 500 companies and major small to medium-sized enterprises. The 4-day event provides attendees with the opportunity to discover the latest data-driven best practices and new innovations across the B2B space.

Social Media Week

May 5 - 7, 2020 | New York, New York

Social Media Week (SMW) is the leading event for leaders in digital marketing. SMW exists to help professionals advance themselves and their businesses by providing information, insights, best practices and emerging trends on technology communication. Their annual conferences in New York, Los Angeles, and London brings together professionals with a passion for new ideas, innovations and emerging trends in social media. If you want to meet and hear from the rising stars in social, SMW is where you want to be. 

ANA Masters of B2B Marketing Conference

May 12 - 14, 2020 | Scottsdale, Arizona

The Association of National Advertising (ANA) B2B Marketing Conference is focused on one broad theme of “Driving Growth and Building Marketing Value.” This 3-day event is designed to drive industry excellence and best practices by providing attendees with content, education, and resources that allow for the best possible decisions for brands to grow.

Confab Content Strategy Conference

May 17 - 20, 2020 | Minneapolis, Minnesota

Confab is the premier content strategy conference for people who design, create, and manage content. The conference spans several areas related to content strategy, including; UX, analytics, workflows, and much more. If you’re committed to making content more useful and useable, Confab is perfect for you.

Digital Marketing World Forum

May 28 - 29, 2020 | London, England

Digital Marketing World Forum (DMWF) is one of the best digital conferences in the world. This 2-day event seeks to bring to the forefront the best tactics and solutions available to marketing and social media practitioners by connecting them with leaders within the industry who’ve already gained international success and truly made their mark on the world. DMWF will address the most important issues facing businesses today and provides attendees with actionable insights and tactics needed to maximize the success of their digital marketing strategies.

Digital Growth Unleashed

June 1 - 3, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital Growth Unleashed is one of the top digital optimization and digital marketing conferences in the world. This 3-day event is designed to teach digital marketing experts how to attract the right people, optimize the customer journey, and increase customer conversion and lifetime value. Featuring actionable sessions about conversion rate optimization (CRO), marketing technology, and much more, Digital Marketing Unleashed will help you unlock the full potential of your online business. If you’re in Europe, be sure to check out this event in London and Berlin.

Marketing Analytics Summit

June 1 - 4, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

The Marketing Analytics Summit (MAS) is where marketers, marketing technologists, digital analysts, and growth hackers go to upgrade their ability to harness data for marketing. Discover latest techniques, technologies, and trends that will help you measure and optimize your marketing efforts. MAS is a must-attend for anyone looking to master marketing data and evolve as a professional.

CreativePro Week

June 1 - 5, 2020 | Austin, Texas

CreativePro Week is simply one of the most important events for designers, publishers, & Adobe InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop users. With over 40 expert speakers and 80-plus sessions and tutorials, CreativePro provides you with techniques and best practices you can start using immediately to improve your productivity.

IRCE @ RetailX

June 9 - 11, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

The Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (IRCE) at Retail X is the premier destination for everything e-commerce. This event features over 600 e-commerce vendors and 130 educational sessions offering the latest technologies and retail solutions for your business. With actionable presentations, in-depth workshop and network opportunities with online commerce experts IRCE is your one-stop-shop for all your e-commerce needs.

DigiMarCon Midwest

June 17 - 18, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

DigiMarCon is the premier digital marketing conference and exhibition that is held annually in Chicago. This event is packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends and strategies that will enhance your marketing efforts. With endless networking opportunities and in-depth sessions on the next generation of technology & innovation; Internet, Mobile, AdTech, MarTech & SaaS Technology, DigiMarCon is one digital marketing event you don’t want to miss out on.

VidCon

June 17 - 20, 2020 | Anaheim, California

VidCon is the world’s largest event for people who are shaping, growing, and participating in the rapidly growing realm of online video entertainment. The flagship event is where those passionate about online video come to learn new tactics, develop new products, and ultimate generate buzz. With an continued global reach, VidCon offers you a look into the future of online video.

Marketing Artificial Intelligence Conference

July 14 - 16, 2020 | Cleveland, Ohio

The Marketing Artificial Intelligence Conference (MAICON) is the leading event for practitioners and leaders seeking to drive the next frontier of digital marketing transformation within their organizations. With the goal of helping marketing leaders truly understand AI and how it can be used to your competitive advantage, MAICON is one of the most intellectually stimulating, engaging, and career-altering event you will attend.

Digital Food & Beverage

July 20 - 22, 2020 | Hilton Austin, Texas

Digital Food & Beverage is three days of action-packed stories, conversations, and connections with 450+ digital marketing and eCommerce leaders from the most disruptive companies in food and beverage. With an emphasis on the trailblazers, visionaries, and trendsetters that are changing the game, you’ll get actionable strategies to better serve your customers and grow your business, faster. This is the meeting place to benchmark against the best of the best across all verticals in food and beverage.

Connect to Convert

September 16 - 18, 2020 | Boston, Massachusetts

Connect to Convert addresses the ever-changing marketing landscape to alter the definition of modern marketing. With dedicated B2C and B2B content designed around each section of the sales cycle, Connect to Convert focus exclusively on sales performance and growth strategies. If you’re looking to build out leads and retain them, this is a must-attend event. 

Advertising Week

October 5 - 8, 2020 | New York, New York

Advertising Week is the world’s most popular gathering of marketing and communications leaders. With 98,000 attendees and over 1200 speakers, the 4-day event features seminars, workshops and limitless opportunities to network with some of the brightest minds in the industry. Can’t make it to New York? No worries, Advertising Week crosses the globe with events in London, Tokyo, Mexico City, Sydney and Johannesburg.

Pubcon Pro Las Vegas

October 12 - 15, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Pubcon Pro is the premier search and social media conference and expo. Each year consultants, marketers, and businesses of every size attend this unique and inspiring conference to learn the latest strategies in SEO, PPC, social media, content, digital marketing and more. Pubcon provides tactical resources and insights that can help businesses reach their marketing goals and should be a must-attend for any marketer. 

REACH

October 7 - 8, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

G2’s REACH Conference is a one-day-only conference focused on tech sales and digital marketing. This event features an amazing list of speakers, endless networking opportunities, and actionable takeaways that are designed specifically for people who sell and market software. Even if you don’t necessarily fall into those categories, REACH needs to be on your calendar this upcoming year.

ABA Bank Marketing Conference

October 7 - 9, 2020 | Minneapolis, Minnesota

The American Bankers Association (ABA) annual Bank Marketing Conference is a must-attend event for marketers in the financial services. This conference provides insights and practical solutions to optimize bank marketing and retail delivery. With over 600 industry professionals and over 40 educational sessions, ABA Bank Marketing Conference is the only marketing event exclusively for banks and is a favorite of many CMOs.

DX Summit

October 12 - 14, 2020 | Huntington Beach, California

The DX Summit, known also as the Digital Experience Summit, focuses on every aspect of digital marketing that will advance the experience of customers online. This three-day conference gives attendees an extraordinary opportunity to delve deeper within the mind of the customer and find solutions to their problems. If you’re struggling to achieve success online and want to learn how to use buyer personas to improve your content strategies and meet the needs of online customers, DX Summit will provide you with actionable solutions for improving success.

Content Marketing World Conference and Expo

October 12 - 14, 2020 | Cleveland, Ohio

Content Marketing World (CMWorld) is the leading conference for the marketing, content marketing, PR and communications professionals. With over 4,000 marketers from over 60 countries, the 4-day event is where you can learn from the best in the content marketing community. If you develop content or handle the implementation of content marketing initiatives for your company, CMWorld will provide you with the materials and knowledge you need to grow your business and inspire your audience.

Brand Marketing & Digital Summit East

October 21 - 22, 2020 | New York, New York

Incite Group's Brand Marketing & Digital Summit is focused on one common goal “customer engagement”. Each year world-renowned marketers gather to reinvent their marketing strategy by developing data-driven approaches for deeper customer knowledge. With a speaker line-up of customer-centric leaders from the biggest global brands, this 2-day event is a must-attend if you want to learn how to build the most authentic brand story.

Web Summit

November 2 - 5, 2020 | Lisbon, Portugal

Companies seeking an international conference with the brightest and best marketing practitioners in the industry will have a lot to look forward to with Web Summit. The 4-day event gives attendees access to 23 distinct stages, covering anything from autotech to music, fashion to greentech, the future of health and robotics, to the intersection between tech and society. With over 30,000 professionals expected to be in attendees this is one event that you want to have circled on your calendar.

Khoros Engage

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Khoros Engage brings together digital customer engagement leaders for three-days of networking, keynotes, workshops, and training sessions. The event is designed to help marketers connect with customers throughout their journey and create customers for life. Achieve skills, be motivated, learn best practices and build your network at Khoros Engage.

Klaviyo: Bos

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Klaviyo:BOS is the ultimate experience to take your e-commerce marketing to the next level. Featuring two jam-packed days of inspirational keynotes, tactical sessions, and networking opportunities, Klaviyo:BOS will deliver real-world and actionable strategies that you can implement right away.

OnBrand

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OnBrand is Europe’s leading branding conference for marketing and creative professionals. Prepare yourself for a day of inspiration and education as leaders in branding and marketing share their insights and best practices. OnBrand, is a must-attend for anyone in the creative field looking to gain actionable insights to succeed in the digital age.

Rakuten Optimism

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Rakuten Optimism is a world-class event for digital innovation in e-commerce and marketing. This one-day conference is jam packed full of presentations from high profile speakers that explore the hottest digital trends in e-commerce, online advertising, customer loyalty, and more. It doesn’t stop there though, Rakuten Optimism also includes infinite amounts of networking opportunities that give you the opportunity to connect with thousands of other accomplished digital marketing professionals.

LavaCon Content Strategy Conference

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LavaCon Content Strategy Conference is where the rock stars of marketing and content strategy gather to share knowledge, network with peers and build professional relationships. The conference spans 3-days and will help industry professionals stay ahead of rapidly changing authoring and publishing technologies.

Content Jam

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Content Jam is one of the largest content marketing conference in the United States. This 2-day event features actionable insights into content strategy, promotion, conversion and analytics from the world's top-rated marketing minds. Meet hundreds of marketers and walk away with actionable advice you can implement into your business right away. 

MarketingProfs B2B Forum

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MarketingProfs B2B Forum is the premier destination for B2B marketers. With over 1000 marketers in attendance, this conference is where B2B marketing leaders, innovators, and people who make things happen gather to learn about the latest trends and tactics in B2B marketing. Featuring sessions that cover topics from content marketing and lead generation to marketing strategy and SEO, MarketingProfs B2B Forum is more than just a quirky conference.

Open Mobile & Digital Experience Summit

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Incite Group's Open Mobile & Digital Experience Summit is the only conference to bring together digital product, strategy, and innovation under one roof. Join 400-plus attendees and learn how to reinvent your engagement strategy. Featuring 4 key themes – product strategy, mobile strategy, digital growth marketing, and digital technology & innovation, Incite Group Open Mobile & Digital Experience Summit will help you improve customer growth and loyalty.

Programmatic Pioneers Summit

November 11 - 12, 2020 | Los Angeles, California

The Programmatic Pioneers Summit offers two-days of action-packed stories, conversations, & connections with the top minds in programmatic advertising. Learn how the world’s most innovative brands optimize their data to deliver the most accurate audience segmentation across channels through programmatic spend.

Forbes CMO Summit

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The world’s top marketing leaders from a wide variety of industries join together at Forbes CMO Summit to exchange insights, enhance leadership skills, and address the challenges of today’s complex marketing landscape. Expect to leave inspired to create change and test the boundaries of what's possible as you drive not just brand but business growth.

Global Growth Marketing Conference

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Growth Marketing Conference (GMC) is the leading, globally focused event for B2B and B2C growth marketers. With world-class thought leadership speakers and in-depth workshops, GMC features actionable, no-nonsense growth strategies and tactics that drive revenue and user growth. 

Media Relations Conference

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At the Media Relations Conference you’ll learn how to successfully tackle some of the biggest media relations challenges. Featuring in-depth sessions that cover various media relations topics, including crafting enticing emails, media outreach strategies, and media relations measurement this is one event you do not want to miss. Beyond the sessions, Media Relations Conference will also provide excellent networking opportunities with other like-minded professionals.

Share20

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The Share Global Insights Conference (Share20) has an array of benefits for CEOs, thought leaders and marketing practitioners. This conference sets itself apart from other digital media conferences by providing practical, proven strategies via case study sessions opposed to the conventional speaker/Q&A approach. These sessions empower industry experts to offer tactics and solutions they’ve used to achieve success in digital marketing. If you’re looking to obtain solutions from global brands guaranteed to improve your ROI, Share20 should be a must-attend.

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Top Technology Conferences in 2020


Deep Learning Summit

January 30 - 31, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The Deep Learning Summit aims to bring together the latest technologies and leaders in AI to solve business and societal challenges. By attending this event, you'll discover the new methods and algorithm deep learnings from the world's top innovators. Attendees will also get to explore how deep AI learning will impact the future of healthcare, manufacturing, transportation, and more.  

Share

February 23 - 28, 2020 | Fort Worth, Texas

Looking for an event that will provide hands-on sessions focused on IT hot topics like cloud technology, mainframe hardware, security, and more? Then the Share event is for you. By registering  for Share, attendees will  enhance their skills, expand their knowledge, and increase their organizational efficiencies by learning from and networking with other industry experts.

Design Thinking & Innovation Week

March 16 - 20, 2020 | London, England

Design Thinking & Innovation Week is a feature-packed conference for creative entrepreneurs, innovation directors and business owners. Discover how the most influential brands in the world use design thinking to drive innovation during a one-week training with expert lead keynotes, detailed workshops and office visits to top innovation companies and service design consultancies. If you’re looking to meet the teams behind the most ground-breaking products and learn how they approach design and UX strategy, this is one event that needs to be circled on your calendar this year. 

AdTech

March 19 - 2, 2020 | Delhi, India

AdTech is India's #1 marketing and media technology event, where marketing, technology and media communities come together to share new ways of thinking, build strong partnerships, and define new strategies to compete in an ever-changing marketplace. By registering for this event attendees will be able to access practical solutions that they can apply to address challenges they face in an ever-changing industry. AdTech is another great conference for companies who want to focus on the relationship between marketing and technology, making it useful for just about any professional within the world of business, whether a CEO, director of sales, ad manager or tech provider.

EmTech Digital

March 23 - 25, 2020 | San Francisco, California

Regarded as one of the signature events on business leadership and artificial intelligence, EmTech Digital hosts government, enterprise, and academia leaders to explore advancements, issues, and the future of AI. This year's event will particularly focus on the practical, technical, and ethical guidelines that are needed to utilize AI technology. 

Dublin Tech Summit

April 22 - 23, 2020 | Dublin, Ireland

A two-day global technology conference, the Dublin Tech Summit brings together some of the highest regarded, most influential leaders in business and technology to share their knowledge, discuss the latest trends, network, and have fun. By registering for this conference, attendees will have the opportunity to explore many different topics and themes, like diversity and emerging technologies, attend one of the 200 speaker sessions, and of course, network with over 10,000 attendees from 70 countries and 300 global media representatives.  

SiriusDecisions Technology Exchange

May 3 - 6, 2020 | Austin, Texas

SiriusDecisions Technology Exchange is a 3-day event that covers the full scope of technology options available to marketing and sales professionals. The conference provides a platform for networking and learning alongside peers in the B2B space and delivers actionable takeaways and expert guidance that equip executives to modernize and elevate sales, marketing and product performance.

Think

May 4 - 7, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The annual IBM business and technology conference, Think is one the leading business and technology conference in the world. Acquire hands-on experience with the latest advancements in open technologies from hybrid multi-cloud to data and AI. At Think you’ll be introduced to the strategic expertise and technical skills your company needs to address your most pressing issues. Reinvent yourself, your company and maybe your industry when you attend this premier event.

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo

May 11 - 14, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

The Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo is the industry's largest and most popular annual gathering of CIOs and senior IT leaders. This 4-day event will discuss key topics, including data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, culture, customer experience, cybersecurity and more. With over 900 networking opportunities, 40-plus expert speakers and more than 100 research-driven sessions, Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo will help you improve your strategies and find the modern technologies that will help to power your digital transformation.

Citrix Synergy

May 19 - 21, 2020 | Orlando, Florida

Learn how to work smarter, faster, and more efficient at Citrix Synergy. This 3-day conference is where you gain access to the insights, tools, and connections needed to fulfill your potential. Through interactive sessions, electrifying keynotes, and leading-edge content, Citrix Synergy will give you the tools to unlock potential in your people and your organization and show you how intelligent workspaces can shape the future of your organization.

Digital Enterprise Show

May 19 - 21, 2020 | Madrid, Spain

The Digital Enterprise Show (DES) is a global expo & congress dedicated to digital transformation. With over 26,000 C-level executives from 50 countries and over 500 speakers from all over the world, DES is where professionals come to obtain leading-edge technology, innovative products, and solutions that will help them enhance their businesses. Redefine your business strategy and receive the vital information to shape your industries' future at this must-attend conference. 

Augmented World Expo

May 27 - 29, 2020 | Santa Clara, California

The Augmented World Expo (AWE) is the world’s most sought-after AR+VR conference and expo. With over 7,000 attendees, 300 expert speakers, and more than 250 exhibitors, the 3-day event gathers a diverse mix of business and technology professionals, including CEOs, CTOs, designers, developers, creative agencies, futurists, analysts, investors, and more. At AWE you’ll have a great opportunity to learn, encourage, network, and experience first-hand the most exciting and state-of-the-art technologies shaping this industry.

Big Data & AI

June 3 - 4, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

The Big Data & AI conference will address the greatest business challenges technology leaders are facing today. Join more than 5,000 attendees, 150 speakers, and 90 exhibiting brands for 2-days of learning and networking amongst peers. Attendees will leave this conference with the tools and knowledge needed to future-proof their strategies and leverage the power of big data existing in their organizations.

Digital Workplace Experience

June 3 - 5, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

The Digital Workplace Experience (DWX) conference is a three-day event that gathers over 500 leading digital workplace thinkers under one roof. Learn and collaborate with world’s most advanced employee experience and acquire the tools and practices via live demos, co-working sessions, and innovation panels to help you improve your organizations digital workplace.

Software Architecture Conference

June 15 - 18, 2020 | Santa Clara, CA

O'Reilly's Software Architecture Conference offers cutting-edge sessions and teaching by leading experts who are transforming the software architecture space. Go deeper and broader on crucial topics such as microservices, serverless, leadership, and domain-driven design. This is no doubt a must-attend conference if you want to gain technology and business knowledge needed to advance your career and stay at the forefront of software architecture.

The Next Web Conference

June 18 - 19, 2020 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Next Web (TNW) Conference brings people together for 2-days of interactive sessions, electrifying keynotes, and intimate one on one conversions all centered around how to shape the future of tech. If you are wondering how you can stay relevant as new tech trends emerge each day, TNW will help you overcome challenges facing digital corporate innovation by discussing the latest innovations and best practices.

UX and Digital Design Week

August 10 - 14, 2020 | London, England

UX & Digital Design Week hosted by Future London Academy is an immersive 5-day experience with talks, round tables, studio visits and mini-workshops from the most influential digital companies in the world. By registering for this conference, attendees can expect to explore and learn the hottest trends and latest innovations in the tech and creative industry. Leave with the do’s and don’t’s on how to make a successful design team of your dreams.

VMworld

August 30 - September 3, 2020 | San Francisco, California

VMworld is the industry’s leading destination for everything digital. By registering for this conference, attendees will discover hot tech topics, hear from experts, partake in hand-on sessions, and of course network with like-minded peers. Without a doubt the 5-day event is vital for anyone in the IT industry and even more important if you’re in a decision-making role.

Disrupt

September 14 - 16, 2020 | San Francisco, California

Disrupt is a unique and innovative conference where the startup world gathers to see the present and the future of tech under one roof. Get inspired by the insights of today's leaders and tomorrow's best startups, learn from industry specialists sharing their business expertise, witness the latest innovations and upcoming founders, and make lasting connections that will propel your business forward.

Strata Data Conference

September 14 - 17, 2020 | New York, New York

O'Reilly's Strata Data Conference is one the leading technology conferences in North America. Get the insider track on the latest tools and technologies, plus how to apply the latest breakthroughs and best practices in data and AI to your business. If you want to attend a conference that will offer rich learning experiences, opportunities to connect with experts, advanced strategies, and the knowledge you need to succeed today and change the world tomorrow then be sure to have this circled on your calendar.

Pure//Accelerate

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Pure//Accelerate is the of most sought-after technological events in the world. Featuring incredible keynotes, in-depth training sessions, live demos and so much, this conference is loaded with valuable insights that make it a must-attend.  If you want to get hands-on experience with latest technology, hear from industry experts, and grow your professional network, you should attend Pure and invest in the modern data experience.

IT Arena

September 25 - 27, 2020 | Lviv, Ukraine

IT Arena is a 3-day conference filled with ground-breaking solutions and forward-thinking business ideas that inspire exponential growth in those that attend. This conference is where you go to meet global changemakers and the most inspiring tinkerers while learning revolutionary modernizations that transform the tech space.

World Summit AI

October 7 - 8, 2020 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

The World Summit AI is the world's largest tech summit for the entire applied AI ecosystem including; enterprise, big tech, startups, investors, and science. Each year the conference gathers the global AI community for 2-days of innovation, passionate discussions on AI, hands-on workshops, knowledge sharing, and of course networking. Uncover the power of cutting-edge tools to deliver a brighter future at this must-attend event of the year.

Microsoft Ignite

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Microsoft Ignite, is Microsoft’s annual gathering of technology leaders and practitioners from across the globe. This conference is the most comprehensive technology conference of the year with a staggering 1000-plus sessions and over 200 hands-on experiences. Microsoft Ignite creates a truly unique atmosphere to learn from the experts, connect with your community, and explore the latest advancements in technology.

AWS re:Invent

November 30 - December 4, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

re:Invent is an educational conference hosted by Amazon Web Services for the global cloud computing community. The event is perfect for developers and engineers, systems architects, and technical decision makers. With a host of expert keynote speakers, training and certification opportunities and more than 2,500 technical sessions, attendees will gain valuable hands-on experiences that they can bring back to their team and start implementing right away.

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Top FinTech Conferences in 2020


FiNext

February 26 - 27, 2020 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates

FiNext is a global conference that brings together the best and brightest minds from the field of Fintech under one roof. This 2-day event strives to provide a fruitful platform for researchers, investors, industry veterans and thought leaders to interact and build meaningful alliances. If you’re looking to learn the latest innovations in the financial space, FiNext is one conference you need to have circled on your calendar.

Montgomery Summit

March 4 - 5, 2020 | Santa Monica, California

The Montgomery Summit gathers entrepreneurs, investors and leading executives from private growth technology companies for a 2-day networking event. With 140 private company presentations, world-class keynotes speakers and one-on-one meetings, this conference lives up to its name as being the top destination for entrepreneurs and global investment professionals. Discover the most important innovations in business and technology when you attend this premier event.

MIT FinTech Conference

March 6, 2020 | Boston, Massachusetts

The MIT FinTech Conference is one of largest student-run fintech events in the United States. Each year MIT's community of hackers, hustlers, and math geeks come together to explore, discuss and collaborate on financial technology and innovation. With a world-class slate of keynote speakers and panelist, this conference will tackle today’s most complex global challenges and discuss the latest trends and innovations shaping the fintech industry.

Future Digital Finance

March 9 - 10, 2020 | Miami, Florida

The Future Digital Finance is where the digital innovators who are paving the way forward meet for two-days of networking, insights, and strategy. Listen and learn directly from the from innovators leading the way and leave with strategic tactics to transform your banking operations for years to come. This is one conference you surely do not want to miss out on as it is the perfect blend of networking and learning to remain competitive in this era of transformation.

FinTech:Code

March 19 - 20, 2020 | Frankfurt, Germany

FinTech:Code is Europe’s premier event intended to tackle the major challenges that banks, asset management firms and insurance companies are experiencing when adopting and scaling DevOps at an enterprise level. The conference brings together senior-level strategists, technology evangelists and DevOps practitioners from the financial sector for two-days of deeper business and technical understanding of DevOps.

Empire FinTech Conference

April 1, 2020 | New York, New York

The Empire FinTech Conference gathers over 600 fintech professionals for a full day of demos, keynotes and networking. This single day event brings together global thought leaders under one roof to discuss the latest innovations in finance and technology. Connect and learn in a unique atmosphere at the Empire FinTech Conference.

Innovate Finance Global Summit

April 20 - 21, 2020 | London, England

The Innovate Finance Global Summit (IFGS) is the leading global fintech event of the year. Across 2-days IFGS will bring together delegates from around the world to showcase the very best the sector has to offer. Featuring over 300 leading fintech companies and 200-plus top tier industry speakers, IFGS is the premier event for fintech around the globe and should be a must-attend conference every year.

Financial Brand Forum

April 27 - 29, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

The Financial Brand Forum is a one-of-a-kind gathering of senior execs, founders and investors from around the world. The 3-day event will feature more than 2,500 fintech industry influencers including; 125-plus C-level speakers, 50-plus startup demos, more than 5,000 1:1 meetings. Attendees will leave this conference with the insights and connections they need to have a lasting impact on their business.

Digital Wealth

May 19 - 20, 2020 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Digital Wealth is a two-day forum jam-packed with actionable insights, stories and endless networking opportunities with some of the top minds in wealth and asset management. This conference will explore how the most innovative wealth management firms are using emerging technologies to help better serve high net worth and retail clients. Featuring over 150 senior digital, tech, marketing, and innovation executives from asset and wealth management firms, Digital Wealth will offer attendees an opportunity to learn from digital innovators shaping the shaping the future of finance. 

FinTech World Forum

May 21 - 22, 2020 | London, England

The FinTech World Forum is one of the leading fintech events for the global financial, payments, lending, blockchain and banking technology industry. Across two-days attendees will watch, hear & learn from the best thinkers and doers in fintech. If you have a solution, FinTech World Forum is the perfect place to meet the people who have a need for it.

Future of FinTech

June 14 - 16, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The Future of Fintech is one of the most popular fintech conferences of the year. Across 3-days more than 2,500 business professionals from banks, brokerages and insurance companies and nearly 60 percent of the attendee’s SVP or above will connect to define the future of financial services. Featuring over 125 C-level speakers, more than 50 startup demos and endless opportunities to make lasting business relationships, Future of FinTech is packed with the expertise and resources you need to flourish.

Money 20/20 Europe

June 16 - 18, 2020 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

Money 20/20 Europe is where the industry's leading financial service innovators come together to connect and create the future of money. This 3-day event is like no other conference with over 6300 attendees, 350-plus expert industry speakers and 60-plus hours of world-class content. Money 20/20 provides a platform where ideas are crafted, partnerships are formed, and future trends are imagined.

MoneyLive: Digital Banking

June 30 - July 1, 2020 | London, England

The Digital Banking conference is a premier banking conference hosted by MoneyLive. This 2-day event is designed for innovators in the financial industry to explore open banking, mobile-first models, AI, blockchain & more. With more than 350-plus attendees, 80-plus banks and 50-plus expert speakers, Digital Banking is were strategies are formulated, partnerships are created and future trends are debated.

BlockChain Expo Europe

July 1 - 2, 2020 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

Blockchain Expo Europe brings together more than 8,000 people across key industries for two-days of world-class content from leading brands embracing and developing cutting-edge blockchain technologies. Featuring top-level keynotes, interactive roundtable discussions and unlimited networking opportunities this event is focused on learning and building lasting partnerships.

Banking Transformation Summit

July 1 - 2, 2020 | London, England

The Banking Transformation Summit is the leading digital innovation and banking event, offering unparalleled access to decision makers, visionaries and influencers from the world of finance & tech. With 200 inspiring speakers, 25 innovative live demos and great networking opportunities, The Banking Transformation Summit brings together key players from across the finance and banking industry to discuss digital transformation in banking.

FinTech Canada Conference

August 12, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

FinTech Canada is Canada's National fintech conference that attracts over 550 attendees for a featured packed day of learning and networking. With over 42 global speakers set take to that stage, FinTech Canada gathers the best minds in Fintech and AI under one roof to discuss the latest trends and technologies driving innovation in the financial sector.

AI In Finance Summit

September 10 - 11, 2020 | New York, New York

AI In Finance brings together the brightest minds in AI from both industry and academia for two-days of learning and networking. This event combines the latest technological innovations with real-world applications and practical case studies. Hear from global pioneers and industry experts, and network with the likes of CEOs, CTOs, data scientists, engineers and researchers disrupting industries with the power AI. 

Finovate Fall

September 14 - 16, 2020 | New York, New York

Finovate Fall is the premier fintech event of the year. Meet over 1,500 senior fintech attendees, more than 1,600 key influencers and witness cutting-edge banking and financial technology in a unique, short-form, demo format. Across 3-days attendees will get advice and insights from financial trailblazers on banking, payments, regtech, wealth management, AI and customer experience.

FinCon

September 30 - October 3, 2020 | Long Beach, California

FinCon is a noble conference for personal finance media that connects more than 2,500 of the best bloggers and financial minds around today. Across 4-days attendees will connect with others in the financial community and learn to craft compelling online content and discover new trends in money. By attending FinCon you’ll hear success stories and tips from industry experts and walk away with the knowledge and tools needed to earn money from freelancing.

MoneyConf

November 2 - 5, 2020 | Lisbon, Portugal

MoneyConf is a fintech conference like no other. Across 4-days the world’s leading banks, tech firms and disruptive startups will gather to connect and share insights and tips. With educational sessions, workshops and unlimited networking opportunities, MoneyConf will connect industry makers and startups looking to transform the future of finance. 

FinTECHTalents

November 16 - 17, 2020 | São Paulo, Brazil

FinTECHTalents is one of the most prestigious fintech festivals of the year. This three-day conference is one-of-a-kind event that is packed with innovation, collaboration, live tech demos, music & craft beer. With 3,000 festival-goers, over 50 hours of content sessions, and more than 1,500 innovators representing over 200 different financial services institutions, FinTECHTalents connects tech start-ups, financial institutions and academia under one roof in a unique setting.

FinTech Junction

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FinTech Junction is the leading conference on technology and innovation in the financial industry. By attending this 2-day event you’ll have an opportunity to meet over 2,000 fintech leaders and decision makers from banks, financial institutions, payment and lending companies, insurance companies, startups, and more. With over 100 educational sessions and workshops, FinTech Junction will cover the latest trends shaping the future of financial services and help you grow your business.

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Top SaaS Conferences in 2020


Mobile Growth Summit

February 12 - 13, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The Mobile Growth Summit (MGS) is dedicated to building a helpful, friendly and knowledgeable community of mobile experts. The two-day event will provide attendees with frontline content & tools to grow their app brand/business. Featuring an amazing lineup of mobile app marketing speakers, as well as educational workshops and break-out sessions, MGS will teach you the skills needed to take your mobile growth marketing career to the next level.

DX3

March 10 - 11, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

DX3 is the biggest retail, marketing and tech event in Canada with over 3,800 attendees, 60-plus speakers & 100 exhibitors. DX3 gathers the smartest minds in digital marketing and retail for 2-days of learning, networking and fun under one roof. Gain actionable takeaways from C-level executives and leave feeling empowered with the insights and innovations you need to skyrocket your business.

Adobe Summit North America

March 29 - April 2, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Adobe Summit North America is the premier conference for all experience makers including advertisers, data analyst, designers, and many more. Gain valuable insights and discover strategies to transform your business to new levels at this conference. Attendees will get an inside look at the future of digital experiences and leave Adobe Summit with the tools and techniques needed to deliver a better personal and engaging customer experience.

LVT Conf

April 3 - 4, 2020 | San Francisco, California

LTV Conf is a gathering of the greatest minds in the world of SaaS. This 2-day event will bring together over 400 SaaS entrepreneurs, founders, and investors from all over the world to collaborate and take away meaningful connections and ideas that drive future growth. If you want to learn how to start, scale, and sell your SaaS business, LTV Conf has great line up of speakers and content that is perfect for you.

CXL Live

April 5 - 7, 2020 | Austin, Texas

CXL Live is the premier experimentation & optimization event of the year. This 3-day event brings together the best in online experimentation for featured packed days of learning and networking. Learn ridiculously useful skills and have fun at CXL Live, a must-attend if you’re looking to drive growth through optimization and experimentation.

MicroConf Growth

April 19 - 21, 2020 | Minneapolis, Minnesota

The MicroConf Growth is the world’s most popular conference for independent startups. This 3-day event is focused on helping self-funded startups grow into seven or eight-figure businesses and features actionable tactics and inspirational sessions from successful founders. If you've launched, or aspire to launch a startup, MicroConf Growth is meant for you.

Recurring Revenue Conference

April 28 - 29, 2020 | Marina Del Rey, California

The Recurring Revenue Conference assembles technology entrepreneurs, execs and investors from across the globe to discuss the latest trends and strategies in the subscription economy. With more than 700 business leaders in attendance, Recurring Revenue Conference is the premier event to learn from tech pioneers on how to achieve explosive growth for your SaaS business.

Pulse Conference

May 13 - 14, 2020 | San Francisco, California

Pulse is the leading customer success learning and networking conference in the world. This event brings together the brightest minds in business for two-days of learning cutting-edge strategies. If you work in a customer-facing role, Pulse is perfect conference for you.

SaaS Monster

June 22 - 25, 2020 | Toronto, Canada

SaaS Monster is the world’s largest SaaS conference, bringing together more than 10,000 CIOs and CTOs, buyers and sellers, experts and investors, startups and established companies from around the globe. This 3-day event will tackle some of the biggest challenges of today’s business including cloud computing, big data, enterprise technology and security. Expect to leave SaaS Monster with the knowledge and tools needed to take your business to new levels.

SaaStock North America

June 22 - 24, 2020 | San Francisco, California

SaaStock North America will bring together 4,000 leaders to learn how to gain real traction, accelerate growth, and scale their businesses into category-leading SaaS companies. This 3-day event is packed with practical workshops, highly relevant speakers, and meaningful connections, that make it an absolute must for any SaaS founder, executive or investor.

MozCon

July 6 - 8, 2020 | Seattle, Washington

MozCon is a feature packed 3-day, digital marketing conference. This unique conference is intended to expand your knowledge with forward-thinking sessions and networking opportunities with the brightest minds in the industry. Connect with an amazing community of industry leaders and uncover tactical advice in the massive world of SEO, mobile, conversion optimization, local search, and more at MozCon.

Inbound

August 18 - 21, 2020 | Boston, Massachusetts

Inbound is the world’s most remarkable business event, bringing together thousands of marketing and sales professionals from around the global for four days of fun, entertainment, education, and inspiration. Featuring over 200 educational breakout sessions, endless human connections with 26,000-plus attendees and industry experts, Inbound is a must-attend conference that will not disappoint.

Business of Software USA

September 21 - 23, 2020 | Boston Massachusetts

The Business of Software (BoS) USA is friendly conference designed for founders, CXOs, and emerging leaders in software and SaaS companies who want to run very successful software businesses and learn from others like them. Regardless of how technical you are, BoS brings together some of the world’s smartest software entrepreneurs for 3-days of learning, listening, and networking.

Ascent Conference

October 28 - 29, 2020 | New York, New York

Ascent is the preeminent tech conference that is focused on bringing together senior leaders in the east coast tech community to learn, collaborate, and build lasting connections. Featuring 4,000 attendees and 350 exhibitors, Ascent combines both the education and networking opportunities to accelerate innovation.

Dreamforce

November 9 - 12, 2020 | San Francisco, California

Dreamforce is a gathering of the entire Salesforce community for 4-days of powerful sessions, amazing keynotes, outrageous networking, and intense innovation. With more than 2,700 sessions and thousands of solutions from the world’s largest cloud ecosystem, Dreamforce has personalized content specific to every industry, role, and company size.

ONWARD

November 16 - 18, 2020 | New York, New York

ONWARD brings together more than 1,600 attendees, speakers, and sponsors to explore the future of search. Attendees from a broad range of industries can expect to walk away with a greater understanding of how to answer the questions that begin the customer journey, and actionable strategies for meeting consumers where they search.

HYPERGROWTH

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HYPERGROWTH, is a Drift conference that brings together entrepreneurs and business leaders who have built brands, sparked movements, and found ways to unlock unprecedented growth. Join thousands of people who like you, are the fresh thinkers and are hungry to learn, grow and get better. With tactical, hands-on, behind the scenes education and training attendees will leave HYPERGROWTH feeling inspired to take action.

Growth Marketing Conference

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The Growth Marketing Conference is the leading, globally focused event for B2B and B2C growth marketers. Featuring world-class thought speakers and workshops, attendees will receive actionable, no-nonsense growth strategies and tactics that drive rapid, cost-effective, and sustainable revenue and user growth for the year ahead. If you attend this event your bottom line will never be the same. 

Recur Conference

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Recur is the premier direct-to-consumer conference committed to subscription commerce economy. Across 3-days attendees will have the opportunity to join content-packed sessions that aim to improve their understanding of subscription commerce and the trends and consumer habits that shape this economy. Come collaborate, share, learn, and help others grow better business at Recur

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Top Travel Conferences in 2020


FITUR

January 22 - 26, 2020 | Madrid, Spain

FITUR is the global meeting destination for tourism professionals and one of the most popular conferences for inbound and outbound markets in Latin America. Attracting more than 10,000 companies from 165 counties and over 200,000 visitors across 5-days there is no shortage or educational and networking opportunities. Fitur offers a unique environment and should be circled on every travel professionals’ calendar.

Travel Technology Europe

February 26 - 27, 2020 | London, England

Travel Technology Europe (TTE) is Europe's dedicated event for travel technology. With more than 5,000, attendees, 90-plus leading solution providers and over 35 educational sessions, TTE will provide attendees with the latest innovations and cutting-edge content to help them grow multichannel revenues and boost industry knowledge. If you’re in the travel and accommodation sector this is a must-attend event.

Business Travel Show

February 26 - 27, 2020 | London, England

The Business Travel Show is the international event for business travel, bringing together thousands of travel buyers and bookers for 2-days of learning and networking. With a packed lineup of speakers, invaluable conference content, and world-class leading suppliers’, this must-attend conference will provide attendees with actionable insights needed to jump start their businesses.

ITB Berlin

March 4 - 8, 2020 | Berlin, Germany

ITB Berlin is the world’s premier travel and tourism event, covering the entire range of destinations and travel suppliers, including hotels, tourism organizations, tour operators, travel agencies, transport companies, booking portals, and more. Featuring more 100,000 visitors, 10,000 exhibitors and 400 renewed speakers, ITB Berlin is the world’s leading travel trade show. Attendees can expect discussions and workshops relevant to in-destination experiences, as well as networking opportunities with those who share the same goals.

CCRA Power Solutions Live

April 16, 2020 | Houston, Texas

The CCRA Power Solutions Live conference gathers the top suppliers of the travel industry in an intimate environment. At this event you’ll establish actual relationships with industry suppliers, learn about their products, and choose products to secure new business. If you’re looking to elevate your company, learn how to refresh your business strategy, and problem-solve the issues that face travel agencies today, the CCRA Power Solutions event is for you.

Digital Travel APAC

April 20 - 22, 2020 | Singapore

Digital Travel APAC is designed to help APAC's most innovative travel, hospitality, and leisure businesses increase online profits. With 700-plus digital travel leaders under one roof attendees will partake in inspiring keynotes, group discussions and one-to-one meetings with APAC’s most successful and innovative travel brands. Learn how to deliver seamless online booking experience and walk away with hundreds of strategic takeaways that you can bring back to the office and start implementing right away.

Association of Corporate Travel Executives Global Summit

April 26 - 28, 2020 | New York, New York

The Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) Global Summit is one of the largest global events of business travel industry. Featuring educational sessions, workshops and plenary sessions with great speakers, ACTE is where professionals come to network and learn best practices, innovations and trends in the travel industry.

Digital Travel

May 18 - 20, 2020 | Indian Wells, California

Digital Travel is the premier interactive conference for travel executives who are looking to re-imagine their customer journey. This 3-day event will address enhanced personalization to deliver better cross-channel experiences – so you’ll win the booking every time! With over 45 expert speakers, Digital Travel will teach you how to embrace technology to improve operations and enhance the consumer experience.

IPW

May 30 - June 3, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

IPW is the travel industry's premier global marketplace and the largest generator of travel to the United States. Driving more than $5.5 billion in future travel to the U.S, IPW is where U.S. travel exhibitors connect with travel buyers and media from more than 70 countries to endorse their products, negotiate future business and build lasting relationships. With more than 6,500 representatives in attendance, you will quickly realize why IPW is a must-attend event.

The Travel Summit

June 1 - 2, 2020 | San Diego, California

The Travel Summit is North America’s largest gathering of data, pricing, digital marketing and automation executives. This event brings together over 350 airlines, hoteliers and OTAs for 2-days of learning and networking all centered around AI. This is a must-attend if you’re looking to take advantage of AI, predictive analytics and advanced digital marketing to create a better customer experience that drives direct booking in every single channel.

Global Business Travel Association Convention

July 25 - 29, 2020 | Denver, Colorado

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention is the world’s premier business travel and meetings organization, bringing together over 9,000 members and 7,000 attendees. GBTA Convention provides the platform for corporate travel professionals to meet and engage and allows innovators to introduce new products and technologies that will help to forever alter the business travel landscape.

Future Travel Experience

September 1 - 2, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

The Future Travel Experience (FTE) Global Conference & Exhibition is dedicated to improving the end-to-end passenger experience, from pre-travel & check-in, to in-flight & arrivals. FTE, is where the most forward-thinking air transport industry experts come together to learn, collaborate and be inspired on how to reimagine passenger experiences and business performance transformation.

TBEX North America

October 7 - 9, 2020 | Lafayette, Louisiana 

The Travel Blog Exchange (TBEX) North America is a world-class educational travel blog conference connecting content creators with dozens of the travel industry's top brands. Attracting over 800 attendees from around the world, TBEX gives travel bloggers, online travel journalists, content creators, travel brands and industry professionals the best opportunity to learn and network with the most influential travel bloggers and leading digital content creators from around the world.

eTourism Summit

October 21 - 23, 2020 | San Francisco, California

eTourism Summit (eTS) is the leading event for digital destination marketing. The 3-day event is the glue between destination promotion and the latest practices and innovations in digital media. At eTS, attendees will discover the latest trends in digital marketing as well as learn how travel marketers are using new tools to increase website traffic. With an expert panel of speakers and deep networking opportunities attendees will hear from fellow tourism marketers and walk away with actionable takeaways.

Skift Global Forum

September 21 - 23, 2020 | New York, New York

The Skift Global Forum is the premier travel conference focused on the top marketers, strategists, and technologists in the global travel industry. The 2-day event is one of the most creative and diverse events with over 1,200 attendees from 40-plus countries. This is a must-attend for the people creating and defining the future of travel.

Digital Travel Connect

October 5 - 7, 2020 | San Diego, California

The Digital Travel Connect is an invite-only, executive level meeting of digital marketing leaders in travel. Featuring over 75 of the most senior level executives from North America, Digital Travel Connect is the place to discuss winning business strategies, discover solutions to challenges, and network with other successful and innovative travel leaders.

Travel Industry Exchange

October 7 - 9, 2020 | Miami, Florida

Organized by the publishers of Travel Agent and Luxury Travel Advisor magazines, Travel Industry Exchange is the leading event for specialization. The 3-day event offers 35 pre-scheduled one-to-one appointments and great networking opportunities that will put your brand in front of pre-qualified travel agents who are ready to book business.

ITB Asia

October 21 - 23, 2020 | Singapore

ITB Asia is three-day B2B trade show and convention for the travel industry. This conference is the premier meeting place for the Asia Pacific travel trade industry and a platform for establishing high-quality customer contacts and conducting businesses. If you’re in travel industry, this is a must-attend event much like its parent event ITB Berlin.

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Top Health Tech Conferences in 2020


Digital Health Summit @ CES

January 7 - 8, 2020 | Closter, New Jersey

The Digital Health Summit @ CES attracts over 80 world-class thought leaders, innovators, healthcare practitioners and digital health stars from small startups to large global enterprises. Covering a vast array of the most relevant topics there is no shortage of cutting-edge innovations on display. If you’re looking to experience and interact with the latest technologies advancing modern medicine, healthcare and wellness, Digital Health Summit @ CES is a can’t miss event of the year.

StartUp Health Festival

January 13 - 14, 2020 | San Francisco, California

The StartUp Health Festival is one of the most admired health innovation events during the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference. The prestigious event is invitation-only event and brings together 2,000 visionaries, changemakers, and health transformers, all focused on improving the health and wellbeing of everyone in the world. With intimate conversations led by global industry leaders, limitless networking and learning opportunities happening under one roof, this is absolutely a can’t-miss event.

International Meeting on Simulation Healthcare

January 18 - 22, 2020 | San Diego, California

The International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) is a scientific & technical conference that explores the latest improvements and best practices in healthcare simulation. Attendees come from all over the world to experience five-days of networking, hands-on workshops, education sessions, and the latest products and services. Leave IMSH with the essentials tools and resources you need to advance your skills and impact change in the healthcare simulation.

Precision Medicine World Conference

January 21 - 24, 2020 | Santa Clara, California

The Precision Medicine World Conference (PMWC) is the preeminent precision medicine conference that attracts top global researchers, medical professionals, and innovators across healthcare and biotechnology sectors to exchange information about the latest advances in healthcare technology. With attendees from 35 countries and sessions covering nearly every aspect of healthcare and biomedical research, PMWC is filled with endless networking and deep learning opportunities.

Asian Pacific Global Summit on Healthcare

January 27 - 28, 2020 | Bangkok, Thailand

The Asian Pacific Global Summit on Healthcare welcomes professionals from healthcare Universities, clinical research organizations, analytic organizations and Healthcare industries to share their perspectives, learn from each other, and strengthen their working relationships. This 2-day event is a great opportunity for attendees to learn and discover advanced insights from healthcare experts around the globe.

Health Datapalooza

February 10 - 11, 2020 | Washington, D.C.

Health Datapalooza is the professional home for health services researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners. This 2-day event seeks to improve health and healthcare by creating knowledge from data and pioneering innovations that drive health policy and practice. Join an extensive spectrum of healthcare professionals and turn information into innovation at Health Datapalooza.

HIMSS Conference

March 9 - 13, 2020 | Orlando, Florida

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference is where health information and technology professionals gather for the education, innovation and collaboration they need to reimagine health and wellness for everyone, everywhere. This 5-day industry-leading conference is jam-packed with exceptional educational sessions, world-class speakers, cutting-edge products and powerful networking opportunities that are unlike any other conference.

World Health Care Congress

March 29 - April 1, 2020 | Washington D.C

The World Health Care Congress (WHCC) brings together global thought leaders and key decision-makers in the healthcare ecosystem to exchange ideas, discuss market trends, and explore solutions to the most pressing challenges in the current healthcare system. Featuring 300-plus speakers and over 1200 attendees, WHCC will address critical health care issues and is a must-attend for all segments of the health care and life sciences industries.

NatCon

April 5 - 7, 2020 | Austin, Texas

The National Council for Behavioral Health (NatCon) is the premier destination where mental health and addiction providers, physicians, advocates and insurers go to explore innovations in behavioral health care. At NatCon, you will hear from prominent thought leaders, connect with peers and discover the latest trends in technology, financing and integrated health care.

Healthcare Systems Research Network Conference

April 8 - 10, 2020 | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Health Care Systems Research Network Conference (HCSRN) brings together researchers, clinicians, data analytics staff, and policymakers under one roof to explore and share insights on how to improve the healthcare system. The conference is designed to encourage both networking and collaboration, and attendees will leave empowered and committed to create better health & healthcare in diverse populations.

e-Health Conference

May 31 - June 3, 2020 | Vancouver, Canada

The e-Health Conference is the largest gathering of visionaries and changemakers focused exclusively on connected health. This event provides an opportunity for attendees to see the practical technologies that empower and improve health for people, patients, and consumers. Featuring over 1,400 attendees and 180-plus keynote presenters, e-Health brings together the brightest minds and talent from the Canadian digital health community.

Healthcare Analytics Summit

September 1 - 3, 2020 | Salt Lake City, Utah

The Healthcare Analytics Summit (HAS) is three-day event that brings together hundreds of diverse minds from technology, medicine, policy and beyond to discuss the future of healthcare digitization. With educational sessions and keynote speakers from the industries top minds, attendees will walk away with an innovative approach for thriving in the new world of digital healthcare.

Rock Health Summit

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The Rock Health Summit is a two-day digital health conference that brings together the most innovative minds in healthcare and technology to tackle healthcare’s most challenging problems through interactive programming. With knowledgeable discussions and data-driven insights from industry experts, attendees will walk away empowered and inspired to effect change.

HLTH

October 11 - 14, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

HLTH (pronounced “health”) is the premier conference for health innovation, unifying all leaders from across the health ecosystem. With over 7,000 attendees, HLTH’s mission is to bring together senior leaders to solve the most pressing problems facing healthcare today and actualize the most promising opportunities to improve health.

Connected Health Conference

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The Connected Health Conference is the biggest gathering of world-class thinkers and visionaries focused exclusively on connected health. The 3-day event provides an opportunity for attendees to see the practical technologies that empower and improve health for people, patients, and consumers.

Exponential Medicine

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Exponential Medicine is a unique and intensive four-day experience that gathers world-class faculty, innovators and organizations from across the biomedical and technology spectrum to explore rapidly developing technologies of health & medicine. With engaging series of faculty talks, interviews, hands-on experiences and demos, attendees will leave Exponential Medicine knowing what game changing technologies are emerging in the next 2 to 10 years in the healthcare industry.

Healthcare Staffing Summit

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The Healthcare Staffing Summit takes a deep dive into the healthcare segment of staffing and features in-depth sessions specific to the strategic and tactical needs of firms. Whether you already service the healthcare industry or are looking to get into the segment, the Healthcare Staffing Summit brings hundreds of healthcare staffing and workforce solutions leaders for an insightful, compelling and thought-provoking conference that continues take the pulse of this dynamic segment of staffing.

Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit

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The Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit (DHIS) is a single day event that brings together the innovators, investors, payers, providers & policymakers driving the digital health revolution. In just one day attendees will have the opportunity to network with decision makers across healthcare and walk away understanding how innovation will be adopted in the by healthcare leaders in the future.  

MedTech Impact

December 11 - 13, 2020 | Las Vegas, Nevada

MedTech Impact on Wellness is a two-day conference focused on innovation and the impact of medical technology. With a diverse array of panel speakers and educational sessions, MedTech Impact provides healthcare practitioners and professionals with the insights they need to better serve patients through technology.

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