Your Complete Guide to IT Conferences in 2019-2020

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We’ve curated a list of over 35 leading IT Conferences from around the world. Take a look through this list, sorted by area of interest, and stay up-to-date on current and emerging IT trends. For more information, or to register for any of these conferences, click the links at the end of each listing.

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI)

Toronto Machine Learning Summit – Toronto, ON. Nov 20-22. Speaker series and networking events. torontomachinelearning.com

Chatbot Summit – Berlin, Germany. Dec 10-12. Connecting professionals who believe natural language will be the next curve in digital experiences. chatbotsummit.com

International Conference on Artificial Intelligence – Barcelona, Spain. Dec 18-20. For AI researchers, engineers, academicians and industry professionals. icoai.org

Applied AI Summit – San Francisco, CA. Jan 30-31, 2020. Learn about companies using AI techniques to solve business problems in today’s economy. re-work.co

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AGILE

Agile Day ‘19 – New York, NY. Nov 14. Celebrating 10 years of this agile conference and networking event. agilenyc.org

Gatineau Ottawa Agile Tour – Gatineau, QC. Nov 22. For agile and organizational change practitioners. goagiletour.ca

Agile Open – Tucson, AZ. Mar 26-28, 2020. Self-organizing people sharing ideas and knowledge. agileopenarizona.com

XP2020 – Copenhagen, Denmark. Jun 8-12, 2020. Agile researchers, practitioners and thought leaders discuss recent innovations, research results, challenges and trends. agilealliance.org

Agile2020 – Orlando, FL. Jul 20-24, 2020. Dedicated to furthering Agile principles and providing a venue for people and ideas to flourish. agilealliance.org

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CLOUD COMPUTING

Cloud & DevOps Security Summit – Denver, CO. Nov 4-11. In-depth presentations, hands-on courses and networking. sans.org

Cyber Security and Cloud Expo – Silicon Valley, CA. Nov 13-14. Learn how cyber security and cloud impacts various industries. cybersecuritycloudexpo.com

AWS re:INVENT – Las Vegas, NV. Dec 2-6. Over 1,000 sessions and hackathons covering AWS core topics. reinvent.awsevents.com

KubeCon and CloudNativeCon – Amsterdam, Netherlands. Mar 30-Apr 2, 2020. Gathering leaders from open source and cloud native communities. events.linuxfoundation.org

Google Cloud Next 2020 – San Francisco, CA. Apr 6-8, 2020. In-depth interviews with the most influential individuals in the cloud computing space. cloud.withgoogle.com

CLOSER 2020 – Prague, Czech Republic. May 7-9, 2020. Advancements in cloud infrastructure, operations and services. closer.scitevents.org

European Identity & Cloud Conference – Munich, Germany. May 12-15, 2020. Discussions, presentations and networking opportunities with a future-oriented community. kuppingercole.com

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CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE (CX)

Next Generation Customer Experience – Indian Well, California. Mar 23-25, 2020. Get inspired and strategize ways to wow customers with experiences at every touchpoint. nextgencx.wbresearch.com

Modern Customer Experience – Chicago, Illinois. Mar 23-26, 2020. For marketing, sales and service professionals ready to explore the future of CX. oracle.com/modern-business-experience

Customer Experience Strategies Summit – Toronto, ON. Apr 21-22, 2020. Case studies, panels, workshops and networking opportunities surrounding CX trends. customerexperiencecanada.com

CX North America – New York City, NY. Jun 16-18, 2020. A gathering of thought leaders, and strategists to kick start the next decade of CX. go.forrester.com/event/cx-north-america

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CYBER SECURITY

Countermeasure – Ottawa, ON. Nov 7-8. Influential IT security experts in private, public and research sectors. countermeasure.ca

The Brand Safety Summit – New York, NY. Nov 14. Conversations and collaborative workshops on brand safety best practices, data protection and measuring ad effectiveness. trustyourmedia.com

Pen Test HackFest Summit – Bethesda, MD. Nov 18-19. Analytical techniques to improve your organization’s cyber security. sans.org

Dallas Cybersecurity Conference – Dallas, TX. Dec 4. Newest cyber security software on the market. dataconnectors.com

Cyber Threat Intelligence Summit – Arlington, VA. Jan 20-27, 2020. Leading experts join for talks, training and networking. sans.org

Infiltrate – Miami Beach, FL. Apr 23-24, 2020. Focused on offensive security issues and groundbreaking techniques to solve technical issues. infiltratecon.com

InfoSecurity Europe – London, England. Jun 2-4, 2020. Explore a diverse range of IT security services and products. infosecurityeurope.com

International Conference on Digital Forensics and Investigation – San Francisco, CA. Jun 4-5, 2020. Discussing the innovations, trends, practical challenges and solutions in the fields of Digital Forensics and Investigation. waset.org/courses

International Conference on Computer and Cybercrime Forensics – Barcelona, Spain. Aug 17-18, 2020. Discussing the innovations, trends, practical challenges and solutions in the fields of Computer and Cybercrime Forensics. waset.org/courses

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BIG DATA

Big Data and Analytics Summit – Toronto, ON. Feb 11-12, 2020. Insights from Canadian and international experts on big data, AI and machine learning. bigdatasummitcanada.com

IoT Evolution Expo – Fort Lauderdale, FL. Feb 11-14, 2020. Enterprise IoT adoption, implementation and their impact. iotevolutionexpo.com

Strata Data Conference – San Jose, CA. Mar 15-18, 2020. Explore solutions to challenging problems and connect with bright minds. conferences.oreilly.com

AI & Big Data Expo – London, England. Mar 17-18, 2020. Next generation of technology and strategy from the world of AI and Big Data. ai-expo.net

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BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

FWD50 – Ottawa, ON. Nov 5-7. Workshops, discussions and meet-ups for government executives. Topics include AI in the public sector, cloud migration and mobile innovation, among others. fwd50.com

TDWI Orlando – Orlando, FL. Nov 10-15. Analytics, BI and data management training to help organizations successfully build data infrastructures that rely on AI and machine learning. tdwi.org/events

Power Platform World Tour – Anaheim, CA. Dec 4-5. New ways to analyze and automate processes. powerplatformworldtour.com

Think 2020 – San Francisco, CA. May 4-7, 2020. Hands-on experience with the latest advancements in open technologies from hybrid multi-cloud to data and AI. ibm.com/events/think

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IT PROJECT MANAGEMENT

International PM Day – Toronto, ON. Nov 7. Seminars, discussions and networking for project management professionals. ipmd.ca

Project World – Toronto, ON. May 25-28, 2020. Sessions, workshops and keynote speakers for project management and business analysis professionals. pmbaconferences.com