Our industry event planner gives you the heads-up on what key industry events are coming around the corner. If we've missed something, don’t hesitate to add your event to the list. (You can view the full calendar here.)

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March Events

March 14 (San Francisco): 2013 Customer Success Summit

This is the first invitation only roundtable event exclusively for senior executives responsible for making existing customers successful and profitable in Internet and Software companies. The morning consists of a Customer Success Masterclass produced by the Software & Information Industry Association with lectures by prominent software executives on Customer Engagement Management, Customer Marketing, Customer Journey Mapping and Customer Centric Metrics.

March 14 (Michigan): Great Lakes Business Intelligence and Big Data Summit

Join us on March 14, 2013 for Michigan and Ohio's first BI & Big Data Summit. Gain first-hand knowledge from IT leaders and BI practitioners. We scoured the region and then some to bring together a number of great case studies from industry leaders. Learn from and network with BI practioners and prominent BI technology vendors.

March 14 - 15 (Perth): Edge of the Web Conference Australia 2013

Edge of the Web is a loosely structured conference for web devs, ethicists, creatives, entrepreneurs and futurists with a focus on outsourcing, design thinking, ethics and profitable collaboration.

March 14 - 15 (Amsterdam): Mdevcon Amsterdam 2013

The conference is by mobile developers, for mobile developers. We have two days with multiple tracks, designed in such a way that whether you’re an android, iOS or other mobile platform developer, there’s always at least one session that should be of interest. In 2012 we had highly acclaimed speakers such as Mike Lee, Graham Lee, Jeff LaMarche and Matt Gemmell.

March 14 - 15 (Berlin): Disruptive Technologies and Innovation Minds Berlin 2013

The Disruptive Technologies & Innovation Minds 2013 is not intended as a pure lecture. Key issues to be addressed as part of an ice breaker session, a round table format and a World Café. Participants will discuss their experiences, participate in the phenomenon of collective intelligence and develop practical ways to continue even earlier to market changes respond or be proactive with open market products and business models to.

March 15 - 17 (Gothenburg): WebCoast Gothenburg 2013

A physical meeting place for those of us who work, play and socialise on the web. A market place where we can exchange ideas and opinions, knowledge and inspiration. We offer you a weekend in which you can expand your knowledge and your network of contacts, a weekend you will remember and benefit from for years to come.

March 16 - 17 (San Francisco): Engadget Expand San Francisco 2013

The event will provide a unique opportunity to hear from your favorite consumer electronics luminaries on stage, talk directly with Engadget editors, and get your hands on some of the latest and greatest new devices at our show floor exhibition. Get the inside story on your favorite devices from the tech titans who made them. Go hands-on with the best and most innovative new technologies. Be the first to see inventors unveil new products on stage. All this and more: don't miss Engadget's first ever Expand event!

March 17 - 19 (California): Gartner CIO Leadership Forum 2013

Gartner CIO Leadership Forum is an executive-only program, designed to explore critical business, technology and leadership strategies. This exclusive event was created with direct input from more than 1,000 top CIOs. With attendance limited to a select group of CIOs from major corporations and public sector enterprises, the emphasis will be on small-group discussion and debate, private consultations with analysts, and special keynotes. No lengthy presentations. No minutiae.

March 18 (London): #SMWF Europe 2013

Social marketing conference #SMWF, is set to return to London for 2013 providing top-level strategic advice and social media marketing insight around how to engage customers, manage brand perceptions, empower employees and open new un-tapped audiences through diverse social media channels. This year SMWF includes six conference streams, focusing on the fundamental social media disciplines that our expert industry partners and SMWF community members believe are the key areas of growth and opportunity within the social media space.

March 18 - 20 (Denver): SharePoint Fest 2013

At SharePoint Fest - Denver there are sessions created for SharePoint administrators, software developers, information architects and knowledge workers which will ensure that you and your team walk away with as much knowledge as you desire to truly leverage SharePoint in your current environment!

March 18 - 20 (Texas): Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit Texas 2013

The Gartner BI & Analytics Summit is the premier business analytics event providing must-have insights, frameworks and best practices for maximizing the business impact of information management and business analytics programs. The summit offers a new agenda structure that examines four major focus areas covering hot topics in BI platforms, analytics, visualization, social media, cloud, big data, data integration and quality, and data warehousing.

March 18 - 21 (Orlando) Enterprise Connect Orlando 2013

The Enterprise Connect conference program reflects is both technically rich and market savvy. It encompasses IP-based systems and solutions that comprise the foundation for enterprise communications, as well as the newer options and trends that are shaping your decisions—including cloud-based services, social networking, virtualization, and the increasing demands for security, management and resiliency. The 2013 program will be broader and deeper than ever before.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): Data Driven Business Week Toronto 2013

The Data Driven Business Week conferences are designed to empower your business to strategize and optimize with data analytics. Your data is your most valuable asset – Attend Data Driven Business Week and immerse yourself in the world of driving businesses with analytics.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): eMetrics Summit Toronto 2013

eMetrics Summit offers the most comprehensive and forward thinking forum on best practices, tools and techniques to optimize successful marketing programs. Known for attracting the highest level of experts and knowledge leaders in the industry, the Summit explores the art and science of measurement, optimization and analytics.

March 18 - 21 (Toronto): Predictive Analytics World Toronto 2013

Predictive Analytics World 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. PAW Toronto is unique as it is the only conference in Canada that offers a unique perspective on analytics where both technical and business knowledge are integrated towards solving real-life business problems.

March 19 (Singapore): Econsultancy Best Practices Series: The Secrets to Effective Digital Stratehy & Planning

Today's World is full of Digital Marketing Opportunities – Are you playing to your Digital Strengths?Rather than broadcasting information to reach consumers & businesses, we are now increasingly involved in engagement and two-way communications. For 1 Day only in Singapore, Join Daniel Rowles (Econsultancy Trainer of the Year 2012) in this 1 day intensive Best Practice session applied for Asian/Global markets, and find out how to craft effective Digital Strategy & Planning!

March 19 - 20 (Santa Clara): PyData Silicon Valley 2013

The PyData conference and workshop is a semi-annual event for scientists, engineers, and data analysts in the Python community. The conference focuses on techniques and tools for management, analytics, and visualization of data of different types and sizes with particular emphasis on big data. PyData is a gathering of users and developers of data analysis tools in Python. The goals are to provide Python enthusiasts a place to share ideas and learn from each other about how best to apply our language and tools to ever-evolving challenges in the vast realm of data management, processing, analytics, and visualization.

March 19 - 20 (Washington DC): PR Measurement Summit Washington DC 2013

PR measurement remains the golden ticket to leadership support of, and confidence in, your PR strategies. Our PR Measurement Summit will give you the tools and insights to define the right metrics for your PR communications. You'll hear from 16 PR pros who have gathered tips and best practices that will empower you to prove your worth when you return to the office!

March 19 - 20 (Los Angeles): transVergence Summit California 2013

The conference that gives you the tools you need to understand and create cross-platform, transmedia storytelling. Today's audiences expect more from their entertainment, gameplay and even their advertising. They demand engagement — and that's exactly what you'll master at the TransVergence Summit. Only at the Summit will you meet such a cross-section of high-level creatives and marketing executives who work collaboratively on multiplatform, immersive projects and brands.

March 19 - 20 (Toronto): Digital Media Summit Toronto 2013

Branding, marketing and multi-platform content integration is ever changing. Is your customer engagement and digital media strategy on par with global industry leaders? What are the top companies leading mobile, social, and digital media trends doing right? Find out at this year’s Digital Media Summit and connect with media and brand specialists that can help you fine tune your integrated Digital Media strategy.

March 19 - 20 (Sydney): Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit Sydney 2013

Data center and I&O professionals will gain advice and strategic recommendations relevant to all data center disciplines: servers, mobility management, operating systems, IT operational excellence, storage, facilities, business continuity and disaster recovery. Your take-away: a balanced perspective on the evolving technologies and changing business models that will impact the I&O organization over the next five years.

March 19 - 21 (California): bpmNEXT California 2013

bpmNEXT is a journey into the future of business process management software and related technologies. See it, engage with it, shape it. Part TED, part DEMO, part Think Tank, bpmNEXT is not your usual BPM conference. bpmNEXT is a uniquely collaborative event for people already immersed in the field – business and IT executives, technology vendors, academics, practitioners, analysts, investors – who know what’s out there today… and hungry for what’s coming next. Not just to hear about it, but see it in action and engage with the developers.

March 19 - 22 (Las Vegas): BI Las Vegas 2013

BI 2013 represents a unique opportunity for you to learn from peers, partners, and SAP® experts the strategies and technologies that will allow you to tame big data and put information in the hands of all employees so you can gain every ounce of value from your data. Attend sessions, meet with experts one-on-one, and network with your peers to learn how you can get the most from your current investments and leverage new innovations like in-memory, mobile, and predictive analytics to detect and distribute information and take advantage of this flashpoint and maximize the value of your information.

March 20 (San Francisco): BtoB's Digital Edge Live

Take your online marketing to the next level in 2013 at BtoB's Digital Edge Live - a full-day conference loaded with top-notch insights and real benchmarks for driving response and revenue digitally. With a focus on social media, content marketing, lead generation and mobile marketing, you will spend the day learning from marketing innovators and make the connection from their expertise to your business' success: more engagement, more leads and ultimately more revenue.

March 20 (Shanghai): Forrester's Summit for Marketing & Strategy Professionals Shanghai 2013

Welcome to the “age of the customer,” where the one true, defensible competitive advantage is to become customer-obsessed. To gain this competitive advantage in China, companies must focus their efforts on understanding, delighting, and connecting with the local market. That requires a deep understanding of Chinese customers’ attitudes towards and adoption of technologies such as social and mobile. At this Summit, Forrester analysts and marketing executives will help you learn how to thrive in the age of the customer.

March 20 - 21 (New York): Structure:Data Conference New York 2013

In this data-driven revolution, data is the new gold. At Structure:Data, you’ll learn how to channel the flood of data into actionable information and exploit it for competitive advantage. For the last several years, GigaOM has been of the forefront of tracking the growth of big data and what it means for industry and society. Structure:Data, now in its third year, assembles over 700 of the world’s leading technologists, practitioners and business leaders to offer solutions and uncover new business opportunities.

March 20 - 21 (Amsterdam): Hadoop Summit Europe 2013

Hadoop Summit, the leading conference for the Apache Hadoop community, is coming to Europe. This two-day event will feature many of the Apache Hadoop thought leaders who will showcase successful Hadoop use cases, share development and administration tips and tricks, and educate organizations about how best to leverage Apache Hadoop as a key component in their enterprise data architecture. It will also be an excellent networking event for developers, architects, administrators, data analysts, data scientists and vendors interested in advancing, extending or implementing Apache Hadoop.

March 20 - 21 (Toronto): Search Marketing Expo Toronto 2013

SMX Toronto offers over 20 sessions across 4 tracks plus indepth workshops and networking activities delivered by top industry professionals. Whether you are just getting started, planning your search strategy, managing the team, or you are deep into implementation, tactics and campaigns, you’ll get the knowledge, ideas and contacts needed to help you boost your search marketing results and take your skills to the next level. SMX Toronto is co-located with the eMetrics Summit, PAW, and IMC.

March 20 - 21 (Toronto): Internet Marketing Conference Toronto 2013

Improve your ability to manage digital media, marketing & communications. Exchange ideas, hear case studies, learn leading strategies, and get tactical advice you can apply immediately. Connect with an international community of digital marketers. You’ll learn from industry leaders and peers, their successes and challenges. You’ll see case studies and participate in lively discussions.

March 20 - 22 (Miami): Content Strategies Summit Miami 2013

Storytelling with purpose. Meeting your brand, business, and user-experience goals. We are facing content-overload that is tweeted, posted, uploaded, “liked”, and streamed 24/7. This event will rediscover the value of purposeful content that meets your business, brand, and user-experience goals. By bringing together the best of the best, we aim to make sense of the wealth of content in the digital world. This is the most practical, real world event of its kind, where corporate practitioners in content strategy, marketing and user-experience design come together to share ways to better manager, create, publish and deliver content in a content-chaotic world.

March 20 - 22 (Texas): Gartner Master Data Management Summit Texas 2013

Master Data Management helps organizations perform better by creating a single coherent version of customers, products and suppliers. But how do you get started? And if you've laid a foundation, how do you become world-class? Designed to address all MDM maturity levels, Gartner Master Data Management Summit delivers the tools, technologies and best practices to help you take control of your masterdata and dramatically improve business performance.

March 20 - 22 (Amsterdam): SharePoint Conference for Business Users Amsterdam 2013

Join us at the SharePoint Conference for Business Users in Amsterdam next March to learn how to evaluate, deploy, use, and customize SharePoint to run a more efficient and integrated business. The 3 day event is a jargon-free environment designed for business professionals to hear from like-minded users on how they have moulded SharePoint to suit requirements, how to realise business benefits and make the most of their SharePoint environment.

March 20 - 22 (New Orleans): AIIM Conference New Orleans 2013

The AIIM Conference 2013 is ONLY for those who are ready to think strategically about information management on a massive scale; to embrace the stewardship, optimization, and application of their enterprise information assets. Now, the “appification” and “consumerization” of the enterprise is revolutionizing the way we think about enterprise information and IT – and the kinds of skills we need within our organizations.

March 21 (San Francisco): IGNITION Mobile San Francisco 2013

IGNITION Mobile intensively explores mobile disruption and is presented by Business Insider on March 21, 2013 in San Francisco. In interviews and curated conversations, mobile executives and leading entrepreneurs will dissect mobile disruption and the resulting opportunities. IGNITION Mobile brings together the people who are evolving mobile business to discuss what's happening now, what's next, and how it affects your business.

March 21 - 22 (San Francisco): Erlang Factory Conference SF Bay Area 2013

The Erlang Factory SF Bay Area will once again provide a full package of inspiring talks, professional trainings and high-level debates. This is the place to be for all IT architects, software developers, project managers and students interested in getting a broader view over the latest innovations and solutions in the world of Erlang! The conference offers two full days of presentations and discussions, with over 50 speakers.

March 21 - 22 (Tulsa): Social Media Tulsa Conference 2013

Social Media Tulsa Conference is a two-day event comprised of keynotes, case study based sessions, a variety of presentations and an abundance of networking opportunities. Speakers from all over the country will flock to the historic Mayo Hotel in downtown Tulsa, OK to share social media and mobile strategies that have the capacity to create success for businesses, bloggers, and non-profit organizations. Party Aficionado, LLC is excited to bring this growing Social Media Conference to Tulsa.

March 21 - 23 (Virginia): CocoaConf DC 2013

CocoaConf DC is a two-day, three-track conference filled with awesome technical content for iPhone, iPad, and Mac developers. Our sessions are taught by leading iOS / OS X authors, trainers, and consultants and cover topics ranging from XCode and Objective-C, to Core Data, Core Audio, Open GL… and more! Other exclusive highlights include the Reverse Q&A and our one-of-a-kind We Made An App For That panels.

March 22 - 23 (Rome): Codemotion Rome 2013

The third edition of Codemotion Rome will dedicate particular attention to innovation and creativity. With the help of communities we are preparing an event dedicated to software developers where creativity and passion for technologies will be our priority. Codemotion is the event open to all languages and technologies. To us, programming is an art. Who thinks that to develop software is a monotonous, mechanical activity with no stimuli or imagination, is wrong. We put our minds in it, and more than anything, we put out heart in it. Our recipe is easy: collaboration with the technical communities of developers; innovative contents; entertainment and enthusiasm.

March 24 (Bologna): O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference Bologna 2013

This unique event covers new developments that relate to the whole children's book industry. Whether you are an editor or writer, a publisher or illustrator, a marketeer or web producer this is one place to gather practical tools and insights into the changing face of children's publishing. Come join a growing community of people to discuss the hot topics in the digital and print world while gaining access to unprecedented networking opportunities at this TOC Bologna event.

March 25 (Washington D.C.): Open Analytics Summit Washington D.C. 2013

Conferences all about open source technologies, big data, and data analytics. The Open Analytics Summit in Washington DC is an outstanding place to learn about everything open source and data analytics. Come listen to industry experts and government executives talk about open source technologies, big data, data analytics and much more. Data scientists, CTOs, CIOs, data analysts, engineers, programmers, developers, enterprise architects, product managers, and program managers are encouraged to attend.

March 25 - 28 (New York): SES New York 2013

Be a part of the community, receive an unparalleled education, network with your peers, and achieve results! SES Conference & Expo provides marketing professionals, brand advertisers, agencies, and business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape. Designed for you by industry thought leaders and innovators, our instructional program will meet your needs whatever your experience level.

March 25 - 29 (San Francisco): Game Developers Conference San Francisco 2013

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event. The GDC attracts over 22,500 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry. The GDC is produced by the UBM Tech Game Network. This market defining conference features over 400 lectures, panels, tutorials and round-table discussions on a comprehensive selection of game development topics taught by leading industry experts.

March 25 - 29 (Las Vegas): Visual Studio Live Conference Las Vegas 2013

As the development world's trusted educational provider of developer-focused content since 1993, Visual Studio Live! (VSLive!) provides attendees with cutting-edge techniques needed to solve development challenges with shipping or soon to be shipping technologies compatible with the .NET Framework and Visual Studio. No other conference, no corporate trainers, no one else compares to the Visual Studio Live! standard of editorial excellence and commitment by speakers, such as Microsoft Development Team members and renowned industry experts, to provide real-world, practical information.

March 26 - 27 (London): MEX London 2013

MEX is 2 days where 100 of the brightest minds in mobile user experience learn techniques, define best practice and create new ideas. Now in its 12th international edition, the next MEX is on 26th - 27th March 2013 in London. MEX is based around Pathways, ongoing initiatives combining pre-event research provocations, a two day agenda of speaker presentations and working sessions, followed by a complete post-event summary of videos, sketches and notes.

March 27 (Online): CMSWire's March Tweet Jam: Inspiring Employee Engagement #SocBizChat

Join us on Wednesday, March 27th at 10 am PST / 1 pm EST / 1700 GMT for our monthly Tweet Jam. We welcome the broader CMSWire community to participate. All experience levels are welcome to connect with the expert panel we're assembling. The easiest way to join the conversation is by following or including the #SocBizChat hashtag.

March 27 - 29 (Scottsdale): InfusionCon Arizona 2013

Don't miss the small business sales and marketing event of the year! Join over 2,000 entrepreneurs from around the world as they gather to learn, network and implement new ideas that will make their businesses more successful. This year, we have five content-stuffed tracks for you to choose from, offering a wide variety of software training, marketing and sales education, inspirational stories and more.

March 28 (Online): CMSWire's Google Hangout: Open Standards for Social

Join CMSWire on March 28th at 12 EST as we take a look at Social Engagement Standards and examining audience interaction within Social Media. To join, click on the CMSWire Google+ Event page for the hangout. Not on Google+? No worries, we'll be live streaming the event from our CMSWire YouTube account. We look forward to seeing you there!

March 28 (California): Ideas Economy: Innovation Forum 2013

The Economist’s fourth annual Ideas Economy: Innovation Forum 2013 will explore the fundamental technological shifts redefining business in the twenty-first century. In a fast-moving world, disruptive technological change is a constant and for most companies one of the central challenges of the coming decades will be how to innovate quickly enough. Ideas Economy: Innovation Forum 2013 will explore these trends and provide a roadmap for rewriting the rules of global business.

March 28 - 29 (Boston): Monitorama Boston 2013

An Open Source Monitoring Conference & Hackathon. We'll be hearing talks from leading open source developers and web operations luminaries, and then taking what we've learned to apply it towards advancing the state of open source monitoring and trending software. Rise and shine for single-track sessions in the morning that will enlighten and inspire you for the afternoon activities. After lunch we'll break out into workshops to level up your artisanal tools (e.g. Logstash filters, D3.js, etc), or jump right into the hackathon and pair up with a friend or hack on your own.

March 30 (Austin): Data Day Texas 2013

DataDayAustin was Hadoop/NoSQL centric. At Data Day Texas, anything is fair game: Data Science, BI, Analytics, Search, Data Mining, Machine Learning, SQL, NoSQL, NewSQL, Collective Intelligence, Open Data, Kaggle, Spark, Shark, and the ever-elusive Real-Time. Unlike the first conference, which drew from the experts in our local community, this time we'll be flying speakers in from all over the country to join us.

March 31 (Rotterdam): Joy of Coding Rotterdam 2013

Joy of Coding is a one-day conference that celebrates the art, craft, science but foremost the joy of software development. Come to learn, find inspiration, play, improve your craft. Learn about new and emerging technologies. Get inspired by renowned international speakers. Pair with fellow passionate developers in one of the hands-on (un)sessions. Joy of Coding will be a day where you can talk and collaborate with like-minded coders. The conference is not targeted towards a particular language or platform: any software developer who wants to learn, share and improve is invited.

April Events

April 1 - 2 (California): VentureBeat Mobile Summit California 2013

The VentureBeat Mobile Summit is the only event that brings together the top executives from all segments of the mobile ecosystem to develop a blueprint for the industry’s growth in the coming year. This April, join 180 CEOs, product executives and application developers as we identify areas in which interoperability across the industry can be improved. You’ll participate in a lively, thought-provoking discussion and collaborate in a series of small working groups to build the cooperation that will unlock value and greater opportunity for the mobile industry as a whole.

April 1 - 3 (San Francisco): HTML5 Developer Conference San Francisco 2013

The HTML5 Developer Conference has become the largest JavaScript and HTML5 developers conference in the world. With a number of varying and expanding approaches, tools, best practices, and advice to be had, there's a lot of new information to wrap your head around.

April 1 - 3 (Seattle): An Event Apart Seattle 2013

An Event Apart Seattle is an intensely educational learning session for passionate practitioners of standards-based web design. If you care about code as well as content, usability as well as design, An Event Apart is the conference you’ve been waiting for. Join us for twelve great speakers and sessions, plus an optional day-long workshop on mobile and beyond.

April 2 - 3 (Philadelphia): Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference Philadelphia 2013

The 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference has established itself as the most diverse and interesting conference on the East Coast. Curated by developers for developers and IT executives, Philly ETE brings together some of the best and brightest minds in programming languages, data science, integration, cloud and high-scale infrastructure, mobile and other technologies.

April 2 - 3 (Cambridge): Digital Innovation Conference

On April 2-3, 2013, industry leaders at the forefront of this revolution will gather at Management Roundtable’s groundbreaking conference Digital Innovation: The Next Product Development Revolution at the MIT Faculty Club in Cambridge, MA, to cut through the hype and discuss what is really happening and what is necessary to stay ahead. This event is designed for established and traditional organizations that recognize the imperative of digital innovation as the new way of doing business. Case examples and how-to’s are implementable by product development teams of all age groups and industries.

April 2 - 3 (Philadelphia): Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference Philadelphia 2013

The 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference has established itself as the most diverse and interesting conference on the East Coast. Curated by developers for developers and IT executives, Philly ETE brings together some of the best and brightest minds in programming languages, data science, integration, cloud and high-scale infrastructure, mobile and other technologies.

April 2 - 4 (Maryland): Gartner Business Process Management Summit

Success in today's dynamic marketplace is a function of your ability to proactively out-execute your competition. At Gartner Business Process Management Summit 2013, you'll see how the next generation of BPM goes beyond incremental efficiency gains and cost savings, and enables you to visualize and analyze business operations in real time, and to take immediate, intelligent actions to better execute on key business strategies.

April 2 - 5 (Santa Clara): Cloud Connect Silicon Valley 2013

Today's businesses are seeking actionable strategies to reduce time to market for applications, solutions and products. Cloud Connect provides a neutral platform for application developers and managers, senior IT professionals, infrastructure and service providers to network and gain deep cloud insights. Hosted and led by the industry's top experts, Cloud Connect delivers the latest business, technology and cloud regulatory insights. Come see the latest offerings from 100+ exhibitors in the Expo.

April 3 - 4 (New York): Outperform New York 2013

You’re focused on outperforming in pricing, sales and marketing, and you know that big data can give you a strategic edge. Join a select group of outperformers at the big data conference of 2013 to gain confidence that you've got what it takes to see big results from your big data. Outperform 2013 is designed to help leaders in the Manufacturing, Distribution and Services industries beat the competition. You will be meeting sales, pricing and marketing executives, directors, and managers.

April 3 - 4 (New York): IMS: Inbound Marketing Summit New York 2013

Inbound Marketing Summit (IMS) is the one event that brings together enterprise CMOs, business leaders, agency execs and their teams, awesome keynotes, expert panels, plus solutions providers and their tools, all in a dynamic, community-based setting. Learn about the latest in social strategy and branding, content marketing, online video, Social CRM, mobile payments and more. And explore how to turn your plans into action with exclusive demos, showcases and the multimedia experience you expect from The Pulse.

April 3 - 7 (Baltimore): The IA Summit Baltimore 2013

The IA Summit is the premiere, community-curated, and volunteer-run gathering on the ever-evolving disciplines of information architecture and experience design. It provides students, practitioners, and anyone interested with great tactical skills, amazing inspiring ideas, and an opportunity to collaborate and celebrate the great things happening in our communities of practice. And that's just the beginning.

April 4 (Dallas): SharePoint TechFest Dallas 2013

SharePoint TechFest is the largest SharePoint conference in the Central Region of the United States and the only one of its kind this year in the DFW metroplex, making it the technology event to attend for the SharePoint community. LEARN what’s new for 2013 as well as ongoing best practices for the platform. With the arrival of SharePoint 2013, hear first hand from Subject Matter Experts what new features and functionality you can expect from upgrading. Learn the best practices of why and how to do it.

April 4 (California): The App Expo California 2013

App Expo allows you, the consumer, a chance to kick the tires of the latest and greatest apps for your mobile devices. Prepare to be immersed in a gallery full of those cool, helpful, interesting, downloadable little tidbits, brought together for one glorious evening. We’ll be exhibiting some of the most useful, innovative, interesting and just plain cool apps in existence. All hand-picked jewels, guaranteed to cause a severe case of “Mobile App Envy” amid your monkeysphere. Each app on display will have a QR code for quick and easy downloading.

April 4 - 6 (Florida): digitalNow Florida 2013

digitalNow is an annual conference, which brings together CEOs and volunteer leaders from some of the most influential professional, non-profit, and trade associations in America. Fusion Productions and Disney Institute, two of the foremost authorities in adult educational design, produce the conference, with input from registered attendees and conference advisory board. digitalNow addresses the critical issues facing association leaders in the digital age (Building Brand, Personalization, Online Community, AMS Integration, Lifetime Loyalty, Member Relationship Management, Taxonomy/Advanced Search, Content Management, One-to-One Marketing, eLearning, and Web 2.0 considerations.)

April 5 (Knoxville): Social Slam Tennessee 2013

Social Slam is an annual one-day conference held each April in Knoxville, TN. Known for its line-up of world-class social media speakers, affordable pricing and phenomenal networking opportunities, Social Slam is one of the best opportunities to stay on top of social media trends and network with some of the top influencers in the space.

April 7 - 9 (San Diego): Social Media Marketing World San Diego 2013

Discover the best social media marketing techniques from the world’s top experts. Join 1,000 fellow marketers at the mega-conference designed to inspire and empower you with social media marketing ideas—brought to you by Social Media Examiner. This is a historic opportunity for you to connect face-to-face with the top social media marketing experts while breaking bread with like-minded peers from around the globe.

April 7 - 10 (Berlin): Droidcon Berlin 2013

droidcon is all about Android, meeting the Android community, learning about the latest develops and giving you a stage to talk about your apps and solutions or just discuss a problem you are facing. What’s more, droidcon is about how businesses are increasingly utilizing Android and how companies and freelance developers can make money out of this. And, last but not least, droidcon will be the platform to discuss bleeding edge technology in the Android field and see where it all goes. (We are sure, by the way, that it’s going to be far beyond smartphones, tablets, TVs and car entertainment.)

April 8 - 10 (Austin): Hero Conf Austin 2013

Hanapin Marketing, the team behind www.ppchero.com, is hosting this jam-packed pay-per-click marketing conference for all PPC lovers.

April 8 - 10 (Boston): Big Data TechCon Boston 2013

Big Data TechCon features practical how-to classes and workshops for IT professionals, including database and business analysts, developers, software architects, data scientists, and project managers. Big Data TechCon is the how-to technical conference for professionals implementing Big Data. Attend Big Data TechCon, the how-to, practical, and technical conference for collecting, managing and analyzing Big Data within your organization.

April 8 - 10 (San Francisco): Marketo Summit San Francisco 2013

We live in a world where capturing leads is a science, not a guessing game. Where marketing and sales work together in profitable harmony. Where marketing’s impact on revenue isn’t just significant — it’s clearly measurable. And Marketo is leading this change. This year’s Marketo Summit will tackle these issues and get your marketing automation on the road to even more success!

April 8 - 11 (Las Vegas): MarkLogic World Las Vegas 2013

Join us for MarkLogic World 2013 in fabulous Las Vegas! When it comes to the “Big Data Nation” MarkLogic World brings together a community of leaders and experts showcasing best practices of MarkLogic enterprise–grade NoSQL database solutions. MarkLogic World 2013 will feature over 40 breakout sessions covering topics around Big Data Search, Application Development, Analytics and Business Development as well as Real-time your Hadoop.

April 8 - 12 (Calgary): SharePoint 2010 Designer Training Calgary 2013

This course is designed for experienced business users, Web designers, administrators, and developers who use and work with SharePoint Server 2010 or SharePoint 2010 Foundation, and want to learn how to customize SharePoint without writing code.

April 9 - 10 (Sao Paulo): Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit Sao Paulo 2013

Establishing the true innovations that you can offer at lower costs, improve service levels and support growth is mission-critical. Gartner will help you identify the appropriate investment priorities to lock into your plan for business success. Grounded in tactical and strategic guidance, we share forward thinking, unbiased research and dynamic, actionable advice for the data center professional. No other conference offers comprehensive coverage of the full spectrum of issues that impact the data center.

April 9 - 10 (San Francisco): ad:tech San Francisco 2013

If you are looking to grow in the digital marketing industry, plan to participate in ad:tech San Francisco 2013. Whether you have a product you’d like to get in front of 10,000 digital marketers or you’re one of the 10,000 digital marketers who wants to see new products, learn and network, ad:tech is the place to be this spring. ad:tech is the leading digital media event for marketing and technology professionals from all over the world – a marketplace for buying and selling, a community for networking, a forum for exchanging ideas and an opportunity for contributing to industry trends and initiatives.

April 9 - 12 (San Francisco): Cooper U Interaction Design Training San Francisco 2013

Learn about Personas and Goal-Directed design from the people who invented them! Our practicum is an intensive, hands-on workshop led by senior Cooper staff. First, we'll show you how to practice Goal-Directed Design in more depth than you'll find anywhere else, then you and a small group of professionals from around the world will put it into practice to design an example product. This course also serves as the foundation for the rest of our Cooper U curriculum.

April 10 - 11 (Sydney): AlwaysOn Australia 2013

AlwaysOn is bringing the brightest and most innovative technology minds together in Sydney, Australia, at its first annual AlwaysOn Australia. This two-day gathering is where top executives, entrepreneurs, and venture capital investors from Australia, the United States, and other key economic regions meet to exchange ideas and do business.

April 10 - 11 (Zurich): GOTO Zurich 2013

GOTO Zurich is the combination of break-through technology with management 3.0 and leadership. GOTO Zurich is the enterprise software development conference designed for team leads, architects, and project management and is organized by developers, for developers. As software developers and architects ourselves, we wanted to craft the ultimate conference.

April 10 - 11 (Chicago): Mobile Marketing Strategy Summit Chicago 2013

MMSS is the mobile event of 2013, including compelling case studies, interactive workshops and innovative presentations that will help you: measure and understand mobile ROI, craft a strategic approach to mobile, define mobile marketing for your organization and discover what other top name brands are doing within the mobile space.

April 10 - 12 (Atlanta): SHARE Conference Atlanta 2013

The SharePoint Conference where business people gather for three days to help each other pinpoint new and different ways to use SharePoint to get business results. A vibrant and thriving community that encourages delegates, partners and speakers to breakthrough barriers, engage in brave conversations, and form lasting relationships. Built for the SharePoint business community, by the community, SHARE 2012 was a breakthrough event where business professionals gathered to learn, network, and discover innovative solutions to drive business value with SharePoint.

April 10 - 12 (Cambridge): Code Generation UK 2013

A community-driven, practical conference. The Code Generation conference returns for the 7th year as the best place to build your knowledge and skills of Domain-Specific Languages, Language Workbenches, Model-Driven Software Development and Code Generation. As always, the event will have a strong, practical focus on sharing experiences, evaluating emerging technologies and hands-on development. Come along to learn from your peers, share your own experiences and have fun.

April 10 - 12 (London): UX London 2013

3 days of inspiration, education and skills development for user experience designers. Three Days of Inspiring Talks and Workshops on Product Design, Behaviour Design and Design Strategy. This year, we’ve changed the format. We’re offering inspirational talks in the morning, followed by hands-on workshops in the afternoon, so each day will have a different theme covering product design, behaviour design and strategic design.

April 11 - 12 (San Francisco): Big Data Innovation Summit San Francisco 2013

The Big Data Innovation Summit is the largest gathering of Fortune 500 business executives leading Big Data initiatives. The Summit includes SIX tracks: Big Data Innovation, Big Data in Healthcare, Big Data in Finance, Big Data in Healthcare, Hadoop Innovation & Data Visualization. The Big Data Innovation Summit brings together business leaders and innovators from the industry for an event acclaimed for its interactive format; combining keynote presentations, interactive breakout sessions and open discussion.

April 11 - 13 (New York): LeanUX NYC 2013

The experience is the brand. The most in-depth, inclusive, Lean User Experience conference for designers, innovators, and entrepreneurs. At LeanUX NYC, entrepreneurs, designers, developers and user experience professionals will learn about the entire product development lifecycle from accomplished practitioners and leaders in the LeanUX Design community. This three-day epic conference will advance your knowledge and skills on UX with theory-informed practice, principles to guide teams, and hands-on workshops.

April 12 - 13 (London): BACON London 2013

BACON is a conference to inspire developers. Our goal is for you to leave with a burning desire to build things you never knew existed. We bring experts from around the world together for one simple aim, we want to show you ideas that will motivate you.

April 12 - 14 (Charleston): DIG SOUTH Interactive Conference and Expo South Carolina 2013

DIG SOUTH is the Southeast’s first and only interactive festival exploring the digital economy. Held April 12-14, 2013, at the College of Charleston TD Arena and other downtown venues, the Festival includes a CONFERENCE with high-level presenters, a technology and creative industry EXPO, and a SIDESHOW featuring live music, comedy and after-parties. The theme for 2013 is the intersection of technology, social media, marketing and the arts. Startups, entrepreneurs, and leading brand executives will join us for a discussion on digital innovation, platforms and channels, marketing, e-commerce, software development, mobile technology, video, big data, cloud computing, social media, self-publishing, entertainment industry trends, non-profits, gamification and much more.

April 14 - 18 (San Francisco): eMetrics Summit San Francisco 2013

Twelve years of finding the best and brightest to deliver the wit and wisdom of marketing analytics means every session is insightful and impactful. Managing a data driven organization takes political, technical and personal knowledge and talent. Some of the biggest brands in the world and the most successful firms set up to the podium and reveal how they are making it happen, what challenges they face and their vision for the future.

April 14 - 19 (San Francisco): Data Driven Business Week San Francisco 2013

The Data Driven Business Week conferences are designed to empower your business to strategize and optimize with data analytics. Whether you are interested in Marketing Optimization, Predictive Analytics, Conversion or Google Analytics, Data Driven Business Week will provide you: latest products and services from leading suppliers, case Studies, workshops and in depth tutorials and more. Your data is your most valuable asset – Attend Data Driven Business Week and immerse yourself in the world of driving businesses with analytics.

April 14 - 19 (San Francisco): Predictive Analytics World San Francisco 2013

Predictive Analytics World in San Francisco 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. PAW SF promises to once again break records as the biggest cross-vendor predictive analytics event ever. PAW's program is packed with the top predictive analytics experts, practitioners, authors and business thought leaders.

April 15 - 16 (Minneapolis): MinneWebCon Minneapolis 2013

Two days of grassroots knowledge-sharing for people who create, work with, and love the web. MinneWebCon brings together web professionals from all corners of the industry: public sector employees from higher education to non-profits, private sector employees from Fortune 500 companies to small agencies and one-person shops. With two days of sessions and workshops anchored by innovative keynotes from industry leaders, MinneWebCon has become a key event in the Twin Cities’ tech community.

April 15 - 16 (San Francisco): Cooper U Visual Design Training San Francisco 2013

The application of type, color, icons, and other aspects of visual design are critical to the usability of your product or website. Visual design choices are also critical to connecting emotionally with your customers (and to selling more products). Visual interface design combines detailed interaction design, screen layout, and branding to ensure that a well-conceived, well-behaved product is also a usable and desirable one.

April 15 - 16 (San Francisco): DemandCon San Francisco 2013

DemandCon is the industry’s premier event for education and insight into the art of aligning and accelerating your company’s sales and marketing funnel. DemandCon’s content is presented by the world’s foremost thought leaders and covers information on the latest research, strategies and tactical best practices in B2B Sales and Marketing today. The conference includes Keynotes, 45-minute presentations, 90 – 120 minute mini hands-on workshops, as well as optional full day intensive workshops.

April 15 - 17 (Rhode Island): Content Management Strategies/DITA North America 2013

Join us in Providence for the 2013 CMS/DITA North America conference, the premier content management event of the year. You will find exciting presentations in four tracks, including the Emerging Technologies track we inaugurated in 2012. Learn from managers, information architects, technology experts, authors, trainers, and others who have worked hard to develop outstanding solutions for managing content effectively. Learn from their successes and the pitfalls they’ve encountered. Engage in conversations with those who share your concerns, can address your questions, and bring their experience to bear on your plans and hopes.

April 15 - 17 (San Francisco): Conversion Conference West San Francisco 2013

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

April 15 - 18 (Portland): OpenStack Summit Portland 2013

The OpenStack Summit is a four-day conference for OpenStack developers, ecosystem members, service providers and enterprise users. Attendees can expect industry-leading keynote speakers, 150+ breakout sessions, hands-on workshops, collaborative design sessions and lots of networking over the four days.

April 16 (London): Low-Cost Digital Engagement Conference London 2013

Practical, frontline advice for budget-busting, low-cost digital engagement. Integrated, engaging and value-for-money digital strategies. This conference is for charities, the public sector and low-budget organisations looking to increase the impact and ROI of their digital communications. A one-day conference and networking event to be held at the Royal National Hotel in London.

April 16 - 17 (Sydney): iStrategy Sydney 2013

As the nation's economic and financial hub, Sydney is always a great location for the iStrategy conferences – and this year's event looks to be the most exciting yet. We have speakers with expertise in every online channel, and the exclusive networking opportunities available to our wide range of attendees – from both agencies and brands – means there's little we won't be covering in Sydney to take back and implement into your digital strategy. If building a high-performing, integrated marketing strategy is paramount to your organisation, then iStrategy Sydney is the soundest of investments.

April 16 - 17 (San Francisco): Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2013

As the world¹s first and only professional forum devoted to affiliate management we are holding our third conference on April 16-17, 2013. Whether your company already has an affiliate program, or you are just considering the affiliate channel, AM Days offers you the most valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs.

April 17 (New York): paidContent New York 2013

How do traditional content-focused companies need to change their behavior as a result of these changes? What are some of the models and opportunities that show the most promise? What new technologies or platforms are already a major influence, or are likely to become one in the future? And what are some of factors that will help determine who succeeds and who doesn’t? Those are the kinds of questions that we want to help our attendees answer, and our speakers and moderators will be there to do that.

April 17 - 18 (San Francisco): Text Analytics World

Text Analytics World is the full-spectrum conference that covers all aspects of text analytics. To solidify the business value you gain from text analytics, TAW delivers the latest methods/techniques, demonstrating their deployment across a wide range of industries large and small. TAW also explores the full range of vendor solutions and various forms of text analytics enterprise deployment. This leading event provides the means for people in fields traditionally separate and siloed to communicate and learn from one another — discovering how much they can gain from an interdisciplinary collaboration.

April 17 - 18 (San Francisco): Cooper U Design Leadership Training San Francisco 2013

In this intensive, two-day course you will learn from Cooper experts who’ve been coaching companies to deliver better products and services for 20 years. Learn how to diagnose the unique challenges your team or organization is facing and get to the root of the communication roadblocks. Get hands on experience with communications tools like storytelling to promote big ideas and get buy in. Use collaborative techniques that help you create an environment that invites participation.

April 18 - 19 (Florida): Social Fresh East Florida 2013

Social Fresh is the social media conference you have always hoped for. You will not search for the best sessions amongst several tracks and dozens of speakers that bring dubius value. You will not get lost in a sea of thousands of attendees. 400 people attend. 15 speakers present. One track over two days and the best content you will get at any social media event, period. Social Fresh hosts the best experts in the industry. We curate their frontline best practices and real world examples of social marketing success in a format that focuses on building your business.

April 18 - 19 (Lisbon): Social Now Conference Portugal 2013

An international event with a unique format, conceived to help you choose social tools and identify approaches to improve workforce efficiency. Social collaboration tools are demonstrated as answers to common business case scenarios. A fictitious company will be the focus of all presentations throught the course of the event. Social Now is a celebration of the enterprise 2.0. It is a step towards your organisation as a social organisation: one which values people as repositories, creators and users of key, strategic knowledge.

April 18 - 19 (Los Angeles): Forrester's Forum for Marketing Leadership Professionals Los Angeles 2013

At this year's Forum For Marketing Leadership Professionals, Forrester will help you prioritize best practices to meet the high expectations of today's ultra-connected customers. At Forrester's Forum For Marketing Leadership Professionals 2013, we will unveil how to get these things right and drive enduring brand advantage with today's ultra-connected customers.

April 19 (Chicago): How to Get Sustainable SharePoint Adoption Workshop

Join SharePoint thought leader and MVP Dux Raymond Sy, managing partner of Innovative-e and author of SharePoint for Project Management, as he reveals proven SharePoint techniques and mentors you on how to get long-term SharePoint adoption in your organization.

April 22 - 23 (Singapore): 6th Annual International Conference on Computer Games Multimedia and Allied Technologies Singapore 2013

Mark My Word is the world's first Content and Design Conference being held in association with Quark 2013. The speaker line up for MMW would include stalwarts from the various fields of content and design- namely in the form of artists, lyricists, twitter celebs, screenplay writers, journalists, novelists, web designers, architects, fashion designers and ad gurus.

April 23 - 24 (Miami): iStrategy Miami 2013

Join North America's most forward-thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts as they converge on Miami in April 2013 to discuss the future of digital marketing and share strategies for improving customer engagement, driving conversions and developing campaigns that positively ring with authenticity, relevancy and significance. During the two-day conference, iStrategy will offer speakers with expertise in every online channel, a wide-range of attendees for exclusive networking opportunities, and a series of workshops to offer practical learning.

April 23 - 24 (Chicago): GOTO Conference Chicago 2013

GOTO Conferences are software development conferences designed for team leads, architects, and project management and is organized by developers, for developers. GOTO Chicago includes 2 Training Days led by leading practitioners and authors on various subjects and 2 Conference days with over 30 of the best speakers in the field. With a 360 degree perspective, we present new technology and trends in a non vendor forum to give attendees inspiration, energy and desire to learn.

April 23 - 24 (Chicago): Social Media Strategies Summit Chicago 2013

For a third year we have gathered the brightest minds in the social media marketing to present emerging strategies, tactics and case studies in the successful use of social media. This summit will consist of one full day of hands-on workshops and two summit days with three tracks: Business to Consumer, Business to Business & Small to Medium Business. The Chicago summit will provide attendees with emerging strategies, the latest social tools, and insights from successful social media marketing campaigns.

April 23 - 25 (London): Internet World: The Big Data Show

The rate at which the world is generating data is astonishing with Gartner stating ‘Worldwide information volume is growing at a minimum rate of 59% annually, and while volume is a significant challenge in managing big data, business and IT leaders must focus on information volume, variety and velocity.’ The Big Data Show will offer a range of features to ensure that it becomes the center of Big Data insight, including inter-visitor networking, a huge range of exhibitors, as well as leading education.

April 24 - 26 (New York): Aspire New York 2013

Aspire enhances the connections among our universe of customers, LivePerson experts, and ecosystem partners. Aspire’s format is a direct challenge to the typical conference. Every individual is an active participant and impacts the event content in real time. The environment is open and dynamic (hotel ballrooms are banned), fostering creativity and community in an open forum that forges deeper connections among attendees and translates to a better understanding of engaging customers.

April 25 - 26 (Berlin): Intra.NET Reloaded Berlin 2013

The Intra.NET Reloaded has now become one of the leading conferences for strategic approaches and challenges to the management of complex intranets & employee portals and would be the perfect opportunity for you to share experiences and discuss about the current challenges, brand new approaches and future trends.

April 28 - May 1 (Florida): Search insider Summit

Twice a year, the best minds in the search marketing industry get together to share cutting edge information and experience on search marketing in a think-tank environment, exploring new technology, strategies and tactics for effective campaigns, challenging what’s working (and what’s not), and taking an in-depth look at where the channel is going. (And that’s just during the mornings!) Afternoons and evenings are filled with adventurous networking activities, fabulous dining experiences and cocktail parties with top marketing and agency executives.

April 28 - May 2 (San Diego): Enterprise Data World San Diego 2013

Enterprise Data World is the business world’s most comprehensive educational event about data and information management. Over five days, EDW presents a diverse schedule of programming that addresses every level of proficiency, including keynotes, workshops, tutorials, case studies, and discussions. Enterprise Data World provides a superior learning opportunity that will enable you to harness information and the power it represents. Senior IT Executives, Modelers, and Architects – join us for five days that will transform the way you look at data-driven business.

April 29 - 30 (San Francisco): Open Business Conference San Francisco 2013

OSBC 2013 offers the chance to connect with the developers, users and companies behind the most significant open-source, mobile and cloud technologies. At OSBC, you’ll learn key strategies so that you can make your business more effectively data-driven. Nowhere else will you hear such a comprehensive perspective on the open source industry. The conference program features content-rich sessions from visionary thought-leaders and industry executives on how open source technology is being used and what the implications are from a business perspective.

April 29 - May 1 (San Diego): Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit San Diego 2013

Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit delivers the tools and insights needed to tap into unprecedented portals, content and collaborat opportunities. Disruptive trends are yielding an array of business-critical imperatives: Deliver secure access across a widening range of devices. Mine and leverage nontraditional content. Use social software to drive efficiency and innovation. Exploit context-aware computing. This summit represents the single most important event in the portals, content and collaboration space, where IT and business leaders gather to learn from the latest Gartner research and interact with 24+ Gartner analysts, peers and solution leaders. 

April 29 - May 2 (Las Vegas): Future Insights Live Las Vegas 2013

The 2nd annual Future Insights Live is a multi-track, 4-day tech conference, featuring an optional workshop day and 3 conference days. A combination of our existing shows – Future of Web Apps, Future of Web Design, and Future of Mobile – FILive will discuss the future technologies, platforms, and business models YOU should be using and implementing to launch the next big thing. No matter your level of ability, nor whether you are a designer, developer, product person or entrepreneur, this is THE event for inspiration, education, and networking that you don’t want to miss!

April 30 - May 2 (New York): Supplyside Marketing Insights Summit

Welcome to the SupplySide MarketPlace Registration Center. SupplySide MarketPlace is more than an expo hall – it’s a meeting place. You’ll be at the center stage of the industry with opportunity surrounding you and only here will you find your next success. SupplySide MarketPlace, it’s where buyers and sellers connect. Several options are available to maximize your show experience. The MarketPlace Package allows you access to the Expo Hall, SupplySide Why, Drinks on Us and the Featured Speakers. In addition, three GMP Training Courses are being offered along with two Smart Short Courses and the SupplySide Marketing Insights Summit.

May Events

May 1 - 2 (San Francisco): Neurogaming Conference and Expo San Francisco 2013

Neurogaming 2013 Conference and Expo is the where your mind and body meet game play. Neurogame developers are using the latest emotional, cognitive, sensory and behavioral technologies to create radically compelling experiences to engage and entertain gamers worldwide. You'll experience everything from brain-controlled games to true augmented virtual reality experiences and even cognitive enhancing devices that send mild electrical pulses to your brain to improve concentration during game play, and so much more.

May 1 - 3 (Melbourne): Web Directions Code Melbourne 2013

For web professionals like you who care about code: two days of intense learning, connecting and geeking out. JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3: it’s a changing landscape. Web Directions brings together practitioners and big thinkers at the leading edge to educate and inspire at a “festival of code”. Everyone who attends Web Directions Code will come away with a deeper understanding of the latest approaches to JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS.

May 1 - 3 (San Diego): Gartner Customer 360 Summit San Diego 2013

Gartner Customer 360 Summit delivers complete coverage of the new strategies and technologies that are enabling organizations to better understand and engage their customers, build loyalty and grow the business. This must-attend CRM event brings together senior business, marketing and IT leaders to focus on creating a strategic, unifying vision for customer engagement and experience management.

May 1 - 4 (Florida): Email Insider Summit

The Email Insider Summit is a unique event where the biggest brands and brightest minds caucus for three-days on state of email marketing. The event, hosted at a luxury resort, is perfectly structured to offer all attendees the most valuable mix of high-level sessions and networking functions.

May 2 (Berlin): AWS Summit Berlin 2013

Join us for the largest event of the AWS Cloud Computing community in the Germany. This free, one-day event is ideal for developers and technical leaders who are looking for an introduction to the AWS Cloud or advanced guidance on architecture and engineering. At the same time, business leaders will become inspired how to build agile, highly scalable businesses on AWS` Cloud plattform.

May 2 - 3 (New York): DAM New York: The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media

Once again this annual New York City event is taking place at the Hilton New York on May 2 - 3 when we will begin our 2013 program of international Digital Asset Management events covering the very latest thinking and developments but never overlooking all the 'New to DAM' entrants to this rapidly expanding field. And at all times keeping our focus on the user -as ever it's all from the user's perspective.

May 3 (New York): UserConf New York 2013

The conference about keeping your customers (happy). For customer-centric people who are passionate about pleasing their users. Almost as important as what we will have is what we won’t have: a litany of tedious panels and speakers droning on about metrics that were relevant 15 years ago. UserConf also includes activities designed to help you connect with and learn from peers who share similar interests.

May 3 - 5 (Chicago): SOBCon Chicago 2013

SOBCon is a 2-day interactive business “think tank” that moves ideas to action. During the conference, attendees increase their business IQ in an engaging and positive learning environment. They take away an actionable and measurable business plan, along with invaluable business strategies and skills, increased confidence, and a network of connections to drive their companies forward.

May 4 - 8 (Los Angeles): Adobe MAX Los Angeles 2013

Confluence is Zinnov's annual thought leadership summit. The conference is an event to bring together the technology community to deliberate on the various topics impacting the globalization efforts of technology firms and to jointly lay out a vision for the industry in the year ahead. The event also presents an excellent opportunity to network and connect with distinguished peers. If innovation is on your agenda, Confluence 2013 is an event you can’t afford to miss.

May 6 - 7 (Washington D.C.): Forrester's Forum For CIOs, Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure & Operations, Security & Risk, and Sourcing and Vendor Management Professionals Washington DC 2013

Digital disrupts business models and value streams, introduces new competitive threats, and comes with new demands from your customers and employees. Forget simply supporting tomorrow's business outcomes. The technology, competencies, and skills you put in place today will embody your digital business future. Join leading industry executives, Forrester analysts, and peers to learn how to thrive in the digital age.

May 6 - 8 (Victoria): Social Media Camp Canada 2013

Welcome to the 4th annual Social Media Camp - the largest event of it's kind in Canada. We are excited to feature Mari Smith, C.C. Chapman and Scott Monty our keynote speakers. The event kicks off on May 6th with pre-registration, orientation sessions and a huge networking party at the Strathcona. This is a great opportunity to meet other delegates, register early and enjoy a fun social event. There will also be orientation sessions for those who have opted in to the coaching program for the event.

May 6 - 10 (Maple Grove): Mastering SharePoint as a Project Management Platform Minnesota 2013

More and more successful organizations use SharePoint to drive projects and operational initiatives. This 5 day SharePoint course allows teams to collectively manage information and work effort, collaborate seamlessly with colleagues and managers, and transform the work of individual employees into a powerful effort that drives the project forward.

May 7 (Singapore): Econsultancy Best Practices Series: The Secrets of Content & Social Engagement

Social Media may help to keep you closer to your targeted audience, but breaking through the noise of their social streams with engaging content that pays off, is proving to be a tougher challenge than ever. How do you or your social team keep up, heighten your brand’s exposure and solicit positive interaction with your consumers? Which tools/platforms are more effective for your brand than others? Are you playing to your strengths? Join Neil Perkin in this 1 day intensive Best Practice session applied for the Asian market and insert your brand back into the conversation where it matters most!

May 7 - 9 (Philadelphia): J. Boye Web & Intranet Conference Philadelphia 2013

The J. Boye Philadelphia 13 web and intranet conference offers 3 packed days with international experts and inspiring case studies. You can choose between 4 tracks each of the 2 conference days, which each offer a unique conference experience with international experts and carefully selected case studies. As a delegate you can mix and match tracks to build your own conference program.

May 8 (New York): Sentiment Analysis Symposium

The May 8, 2013 Sentiment Analysis Symposium in New York will be the 6th instance of a premier business-focused conference, the only conference that will teach you about technology and solutions that help you discover business value in opinions, emotions, and attitudes in social media, news, and enterprise feedback. Meet and learn from experts, strategists, practitioners, researchers and solution providers — experienced and new users and those evaluating solutions.

May 13 - 14 (Sydney): Gartner Business Process Management Summit Sydney 2013

Gartner Business Process Management Summit 2013 is the premier meeting place for IT and business executives and professionals who are responsible for implementing, managing or maintaining Business Process Management. Learn more about technologies that enable business agility. Gather best practices on the art of process control. Become more efficient, consistent and competitive.

May 13 - 14 (Mumbai): Gartner Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit Mumbai 2013

The Data Center of today and the future continues to evolve. This Summit offers guidance on turning today's improvements in IT infrastructure and process efficiency into tomorrow's business advantage. Traditional data centre technologies will continue to attract high investments however; they are evaluating the relevance and impact of emerging technologies such as Cloud Computing, Fabric Infrastructure and Virtualization.Our inaugural Gartner IT Infrastructure Operations & Data Center Summit in India will help you to analyze the relevance of the various emerging technologies and what are the best practices to ensure risk mitigation.

May 13 - 16 (Santa Clara): Symposium 2013: The Global Digital Infrastructure Evolution Santa Clara 2013

The theme for Uptime Institute Symposium 2013 is The Global Digital Infrastructure Evolution. IT and data center thought-leaders and innovators from around the world will meet at the Santa Clara Convention Center to consider the present and future state of the Digital Infrastructure and strategies on how to best evaluate the alternatives and make the best decisions for their organizations within this rapidly changing environment.

May 13 - 16 (Chicago): Visual Studio Live Conference Chicago 2013

Celebrating 20 years of education and training for the developer community, Visual Studio Live! is thrilled to be returning to Chicago – and we're coming back in a BIG way. This May, developers, software architects and designers will gather in the windy city for four days of unbiased and cutting-edge education on the Microsoft Platform. This event is your backstage pass for hot topics like Windows 8, HTML5 and Visual Studio!

May 14 (New York): Westchester Digital Summit New York 2013

The Westchester Digital Summit is a global gathering of the most innovative minds in the digital economy today. Interact with celebrities, professional athletes, geniuses, the most compelling personalities changing the way our culture interacts with businesses online. Interact with the digital brand leaders at the tip of the spear of online business and the agency and service provider experts who are helping them close the digital divide between business and consumers today.

May 14 - 15 (The Hague): iStrategy The Hague 2013

Europe's most forward-thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts will converge on The Hague in May 2013 to discuss the future of digital marketing and share strategies for improving customer engagement, driving conversions and developing campaigns that positively ring with authenticity, relevancy and significance. During the two-day conference, iStrategy will offer speakers with expertise in every online channel, a wide-range of attendees for exclusive networking opportunities, and a series of workshops to offer practical learning.

May 14 - 15 (London): Garter Enterprise Architecture Summit London 2013

Join the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit 2013 to learn how leveraging this revolutionary approach to EA that can put your organization ahead of you competition, drive strategic business value and change, increase your impact and effectiveness and engage key decision-makers. Business outcome–driven EA, will give you a new perspective, and change the way you deliver value.

May 14 - 16 (Illinois): 2013 CMS Expo Learning and Business Conference

Connect to business and technology thought leaders, developers, marketers, designers and UX pros, business authors, industry analysts and media all under one roof at CMS Expo Learning & Business Conference. Created for businesses of all sizes, CMS Expo has learning sessions, panels, case studies, networking opportunities and socials for all members of the Content Team. From practical, hands-on sessions to strategic planning, marketing and business modeling, CMS Expo offers insights and trusted input for anyone who touches content on your intranet, extranets and web-based CMS Sites.

May 15 (London): Social Media Results Conference London 2013

Best-practice strategies for creating fresh and responsive content to engage your customers and build loyalty. Achieve real, measurable results from integrated, targeted and engaging social media marketing. Winning Strategies From 21 Brands – Drive Your Social Media To The Next Level & Maximise ROI.

May 15 - 16 (Miami): Interactivity Digital South Beach 2013

Interactivity Digital is a great opportunity to not only learn more about digital marketing and how to best benefit from it, but also a great opportunity to network with industry leaders. We’ve got some of the best and brightest minds in the digital marketing industry ready to provide our attendees with knowledge and insight about ways to improve their digital marketing.

May 16 - 17 (San Diego): The Un-Conference: 360° of Brand Strategy for a Changing World San Diego 2013

Dedicated solely to the art and science of brand strategy and management, this two-day workshop will be unlike anything else you’ve ever experienced! For two full days in May 2013, a small, exclusive group of marketers will gather together with legendary marketer John Sculley and the senior partners of The Blake Project to create a one-of-a-kind learning and networking experience dedicated to all aspects of building successful brands for the 21st century. These two days are interactive working days where you will take a deep-dive immersion on the most important aspects of creating innovative brand-building strategies – all presented in a unique and competitive team environment.

May 16 - 17 (London): Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit London 2013

The Summit will help you to evolve your application strategy to ensure that it continues to deliver business value — both now, and in the future. Meet your peers, Gartner analysts and providers to discuss your hottest topics including cloud computing, mobile, modernization, governance and more. The 2013 Summit goes straight to the heart of the application challenges you face daily targeting your “real-world” concerns providing relevant and actionable insights to help you be more successful in your specific application challenges.

May 20 - 21 (Singapore): Branding for Success Workshop Singapore 2013

Creating a strong brand that your stakeholders will love and maintaining its consistency is very important. This two day program, created for business owners and marketers will introduce you to the key elements of branding, enabling you to harness the power, and avoid the pitfalls. The program is designed to attendees with highly effective tools that will give you a head start in creating powerful brands. Using a combination of instruction, discussion and engaging creative exercises, the workshop will walk participants through the essentials of building a brand.

May 20 - 23 (Boston): Optimization Summit Boston 2013

Join us in Boston on May 20-23, at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf for Optimization Summit 2013. We'll help you discover what really works in website optimization and how to apply the science of optimization to your specific marketing needs. Research analysts, industry thought leaders and marketing practitioners will share with you their successes and failures to help you optimize your conversion pages and processes. Our goal is to give you a wide range of topics of real substance so that you leave fully equipped to optimally test your mission-critical activities using valid and scientific experiments.

May 20 - 24 (Portland): DrupalCon Portland 2013

DrupalCon Portland’s theme, “Building Bridges, Connecting Communities,” demonstrates what this open source conference and community is all about. DrupalCon is a conference that will address open standards which allow separate independent systems to communicate with each other. At the same time, the conference will bridge not only new users to Drupal, but other open source and web communities. In fact, for the first time DrupalCon will co-locate with two other significant long-standing conferences: Symfony Live and WebVisions.

May 21 - 22 (Los Angeles): BlueGlassX Los Angeles 2013

BlueGlassX is more than just another digital marketing conference. When you come to BlueGlassX, you're joining an exclusive club where you can learn from world class speakers, share unrivaled knowledge in an intimate environment and build priceless relationships. We take care of EVERY detail, allowing you to completely focus on these 3 things: learning from the brightest minds in digital marketing, networking with like-minded people, and having a BLAST!

May 21 - 23 (Gothenburg): Intranätverk Conference Sweden 2013

Intranätverk is an intranet conference for those of you who do not only want to hear a lot of presentations. Presentations will be mixed up with interactive sessions, where you will take part in creating an engaging, learning and participating conference, where we all learn from each other. This conference is for all of us that work with intranets. The conference is arranged because there is a need to network, listen, learn and share knowledge amongst us intranet professionals.

May 22 - 24 (Portland): WebVisions Portland 2013

WebVisions explores the future of design, content creation, user experience and business strategy in an event that inspires learning, collaboration and entrepreneurism. Since 2001, we’ve built a loyal audience of designers, developers and industry leaders. Join us for an event that’s seen as “the creative conference for the Web.”

May 28 - 30 (San Francisco): O'Reilly Fluent Conference San Francisco 2013

Explore the changing worlds of JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, and more. The O’Reilly Fluent Conference is returning for its second year, taking place May 28-30, 2013 at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco. Fluent is about JavaScript and a broad range of related technologies as they are being used today and with an eye to the future. In this rapidly changing landscape of web applications, mobile apps, front- and back-end technologies, gaming, UX design, and more, we are seeing rapid growth and a constant influx of new tools and practices taking their place beside the established technologies in the field. Aside from JavaScript’s importance as a language, Fluent recognizes JavaScript’s vital position as a platform on top of which tomorrow's languages and tools will be built.

May 28 - 31 (Boston): AnDevCon Boston 2013

AnDevCon, the technical conference for software developers building Android apps, is the biggest, most info-packed, most practical Android developer conference in the world – and now it's coming to Boston! You won't find sys admins, VC's, marketing people, celebrities, and curious onlookers…but you will find hundreds of experienced developers and engineers like you attending more than 75 classes 100% focused on Android development. Hang out and network with colleagues and our expert speakers at coffee breaks, lunches and our fabulous Attendee Reception.

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