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2020 Microsoft Conference Calendar: For Partners, IT Pros and Developers

Here's your guide to all the IT training sessions, partner meet-ups and annual Microsoft conferences you won't want to miss. (Now updated with COVID-19-related event changes.)

Editor's Note: Information marked by an asterisk ( * ) and strikethrough indicate changes made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will update this page frequently as more schedule changes, postponements and cancellations are announced.

Did we miss something? E-mail [email protected] to let us know of any events we didn't include.

Event Name Date Location Target Audience
AI DevWorld
Hosted by: DevNetwork
Oct. 27-29 San Jose, Calif. Virtual * Developers, AI scientists
* European Azure Conference
Hosted by: QualTech Conferences
June 2-4 Oct. 27-29 * Nice, France IT professionals, developers, partners, IT decision makers
Best of Breed Conference
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
Oct. 12-13 Oct. 28 Atlanta, Ga. Virtual * Solution providers
* Infosecurity Netherlands
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
Oct. 28-29 Utrecht, Netherlands CIOs, IT security professionals
MSP Connect Live
Hosted by: The ASCII Group
Oct. 28-29 Virtual MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Oct. 30 Columbus, Ohio Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals
Converge
Hosted by: Citrix
Nov. 2-13 Virtual IT professionals
* Digital Workplace Conference
Hosted by: ShareThePoint Ltd.
May 12 Nov. 4 * Auckland, New Zealand Office 365 and SharePoint administrators
ChannelPro SMB Forum
Hosted by: ChannelPro Network
Nov. 5 Los Angeles, Calif. Virtual * SMB partners, MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Nov. 5 Boston, Mass. Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals
* Directions
Hosted by: Directions 4 Partners
Nov. 5-6 Bangkok, Thailand Dynamics 365 partners, ISVs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
June 24 Nov. 10 * San Jose, Calif. Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals
IT Nation Connect
Hosted by: ConnectWise
Nov. 11-13 Nov. 10-12 * Orlando, Fla. Virtual * Partners, IT decision makers
PASS Summit
Hosted by: PASS
Nov. 10-13 Houston, Texas Virtual * DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
* Applied AI Summit
Hosted by: RE•WORK
Nov. 12-13 Seattle, Wash. IT decision makers, AI scientists
* Visual Studio Live!
Hosted by: Converge360
Nov. 15-20 Orlando, Fla. Developers
DeveloperWeek
Hosted by: DevNetwork
Nov. 17-18 Austin, Texas Virtual * Developers
* IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
June 24-25 Nov. 17-18 * Cincinnati, Ohio MSPs
MSP Connect Live
Hosted by: The ASCII Group
Nov. 18-19 Virtual MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Nov. 20 New York, N.Y. Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals
Update Conference
Hosted by: Update Conference s.r.o.
Nov. 12-13 Nov. 23-26 * Prague, Czech Republic Virtual * Developers
Microsoft Licensing Boot Camp
Hosted by: Directions on Microsoft
May 5-7 Dec. 1-3 * Washington, D.C. Virtual * Partners, IT decision makers
VSLive! VirtCon
Hosted by: Converge360
Dec. 1-3 Virtual Developers
* Directions North America
Hosted by: Directions North America
May 31-June 3 Dec. 1-4 * Orlando, Fla. Dynamics 365 and SMB partners
* IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
March 25-26 Dec. 2-3 * Houston, Texas MSPs
MSP Connect Live
Hosted by: The ASCII Group
Dec. 2-3 Virtual MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Dec. 3 Los Angeles, Calif. Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals
* Application Strategies & Solutions Summit
Hosted by: Gartner
Dec. 3-5 Las Vegas, Nev. Developers, architects
* Women of the Channel Leadership Summit
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
Dec. 7-8 New York, N.Y. Partners
IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference
Hosted by: Gartner
Dec. 9-12 Dec. 7-10 * Las Vegas, Nev. Virtual * IT decision makers
Microsoft Azure + AI Conference
Hosted by: DEVintersection
Dec. 8-10 Orlando, Fla. Las Vegas, Nev. Developers, data scientists, data engineers
DeveloperWeek
Hosted by: DevNetwork
June 16-18 Dec. 9-10 * New York, N.Y. Virtual * Developers
* Identity & Access Management Summit
Hosted by: Gartner
Dec. 10-12 Las Vegas, Nev. CIOs, IT security professionals, IT decision makers
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
July 14 Dec. 16 * Toronto, Ontario, Canada Virtual * CIOs, IT security professionals

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