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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
Cloud Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Check Point Software
May 27 Virtual Cloud security professionals
* IoT in Action
Hosted by: Microsoft
May 27 Bangalore, India IT professionals, partners, IT decision makers
Microsoft 365 Virtual Marathon
Hosted by: SPC
May 27-28 Virtual Office 365, SharePoint and Power Apps administrators
* Security & Risk Management Summit
Hosted by: Gartner
June 1-4 National Harbor, Md. CIOs, IT security professionals
Gallactic Collaboration Summit
Hosted by: Nubelus UG
June 2 Virtual Office 365, SharePoint and Power Apps administrators
* Infosecurity Europe
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
June 2-4 London, England CIOs, IT security professionals
DynamicsPower
Hosted by: DynamicsPower 365 Saturday Community
April 25 June 6 * Manchester, England Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
SQLSaturday
Hosted by: PASS
June 6 Guatemala City, Guatemala DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
* DattoCon
Hosted by: Datto
June 8-10 Atlanta, Ga. MSPs
NDC
Hosted by: NDC Conferences
June 8-12 Oslo, Norway Virtual * Developers
Gallactic Collaboration Summit
Hosted by: Nubelus UG
June 9 Virtual Office 365, SharePoint and Power Apps administrators
* Days of Knowledge
Hosted by: Directions 4 Partners
June 12-13 Odense, Denmark Dynamics 365 partners, ISVs
SQLSaturday
Hosted by: PASS
June 13 Virginia Beach, Va. DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
Collab365: GlobalCon2
Hosted by: Collaboris
June 15-19 Virtual Office 365, SharePoint and Power Apps administrators
* Transform
Hosted by: Lenovo
June 16-18 Las Vegas, Nev. Partners, IT decision makers
VeeamON
Hosted by: Veeam
May 4-6 June 17-18 * Las Vegas, Nev. Virtual * Data management professionals, partners
Discover
Hosted by: HPE
June 23-25 June 22 * Las Vegas, Nev. Virtual * IT professionals, IT decision makers
Collision
Hosted by: Collision
June 22-25 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Virtual * IT decision makers
IT Nation Explore
Hosted by: ConnectWise
June 22-24 June 23-26 * Orlando, Fla. Virtual * Partners
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
June 24-25 Cincinnati, Ohio MSPs
SQLSaturday
Hosted by: PASS
April 4 June 27 * Zagreb, Croatia DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
.NEXT
Hosted by: Nutanix
June 29-July 1 Chicago, Ill. Virtual * IT professionals, IT decision makers
ChannelPro SMB Forum
Hosted by: ChannelPro Network
July 8 Raleigh, N.C. SMB partners, MSPs
Microsoft Inspire
Hosted by: Microsoft
July 19-23 July 21-22 * Las Vegas, Nev. Virtual * Partners
Midwest Management Summit
Hosted by: MMSMOA
May 3-7 July 26-27 * Bloomington, Minn. Systems management professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
March 20 July 28 * Tampa, Fla. CIOs, IT security professionals
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
July 29-30 Toronto, Ontario, Canada MSPs
DynamicsPower
Hosted by: DynamicsPower 365 Saturday Community
Aug. 1 Sydney, Australia Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
Black Hat
Hosted by: Informa PLC
Aug. 1-6 Las Vegas, Nev. Virtual * IT security professionals
* TechMentor
Hosted by: Converge360
Aug. 3-7 Redmond, Wash. IT professionals, IT decision makers
* Visual Studio Live!
Hosted by: Converge360
Aug. 3-7 Redmond, Wash. Developers
ChannelCon
Hosted by: CompTIA
Aug. 3-5 Aug. 4-6 * Miami, Fla. Virtual * Partners
365 Saturday
Hosted by: DynamicsPower 365 Saturday Community
Aug. 8 Melbourne, Australia Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Aug. 13 Charlotte, N.C. CIOs, IT security professionals
SQLSaturday
Hosted by: PASS
March 21 Aug. 15. * Chicago, Ill. DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
Women of the Channel Leadership Summit
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
May 12-13 Aug. 19 * Carlsbad, Calif. Partners
Women in Analytics Conference
Hosted by: Women in Analytics
June 3-5 Aug. 19-21 * Columbus, Ohio Analytics and BI professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
April 30 Aug. 20 * Philadelphia, Pa. CIOs, IT security professionals
Connect IT
Hosted by: Kaseya
May 4-7 Aug. 24-27 * Las Vegas, Nev. MSPs
Data Center World
Hosted by: Informa PLC
March 16-19 Aug. 24-27 * San Antonio, Texas Infrastructure professionals
SharePoint Fest
Hosted by: Tech Conferences LLC
Aug. 24-28 Seattle, Wash. SharePoint administrators and developers
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
Aug. 26-27 Atlantic City, N.J. MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
May 15 Aug. 27 * Dallas, Texas CIOs, IT security professionals
Build IT
Hosted by: IT By Design
May 17-19 Aug. 30-Sept. 1 * Jersey City, N.J. MSPs
NDC
Hosted by: NDC Conferences
Aug. 31-Sept. 3 Kongsberg, Norway Developers
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Sept. 1 Chicago, Ill. CIOs, IT security professionals
TechXLR8
Hosted by: Informa PLC
June 10-11 Sept. 2-3 * London, England IT professionals
ChannelPro SMB Forum
Hosted by: ChannelPro Network
Sept. 3 Boston, Mass. SMB partners, MSPs
NDC
Hosted by: NDC Conferences
Sept. 8-11 Minneapolis, Minn. Developers
Infosecurity Belgium
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
March 18-19 May 27-28 Sept. 9-10 * Brussels, Belgium CIOs, IT security professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
April 2 Sept. 10 * Denver, Colo. CIOs, IT security professionals
SharePoint Saturday
Hosted by: SPS Events
April 4 Sept. 12 * Warsaw, Poland Office 365 and SharePoint administrators, architects and developers
SPTechCon
Hosted by: Exposition Development
Sept. 14-17 Myrtle Beach, S.C. SharePoint and Office 365 administrators
Midsize Enterprise Summit
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
Sept. 20-22 San Antonio, Texas IT decision makers
Midsize Enterprise Summit: IT Security
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
March 23-24 Sept. 20-22 * Tampa, Fla. San Antonio, Texas * IT security professionals
IT Sourcing, Procurement, Vendor & Asset Management Summit
Hosted by: Gartner
Sept. 21-23 Dallas, Texas IT asset managers
Interop
Hosted by: Informa PLC
Sept. 21-24 Austin, Texas IT professionals
Microsoft Ignite
Hosted by: Microsoft
Sept. 21-25 New Orleans, La. Virtual * IT professionals, developers
Infosecurity Mexico
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
May 20-21 Sept. 22-23 * Mexico City, Mexico CIOs, IT security professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
July 23 Sept. 23 * McLean, Va. CIOs, IT security professionals
HardwareCon
Hosted by: Hardware Massive
April 16 Sept. 24 * Mountain View, Calif. IT decision makers
Deep Learning Summit
Hosted by: RE•WORK
Sept. 24-25 London, England Machine learning scientists, data platform professionals
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
Sept. 24-25 Boston, Mass. MSPs
365 Saturday
Hosted by: DynamicsPower 365 Saturday Community
May 2 Sept. 26 * Calgary, Alberta, Canada Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
GlueX
Hosted by: IT Glue
Sept. 27-29 Phoenix, Ariz. MSPs
Visual Studio Live!
Hosted by: Converge360
Sept. 27-Oct. 1 San Diego, Calif. Developers
VMworld
Hosted by: VMware
Aug. 30-Sept. 3 Sept. 28 * San Francisco, Calif. Virtual * Cloud and virtualization professionals
DeveloperWeek
Hosted by: DevNetwork
May 4-5 Sept. 28-29 * Seattle, Wash. Developers
Computex
Hosted by: Taiwan External Trade Development Council
June 2-6 Sept. 28-30 * Taipei, Taiwan IT professionals
North American Collaboration Summit
Hosted by: North American Collaboration Summit
April 2-3 Sept. 28-30 * Branson, Mo. Office 365 and SharePoint administrators
Black Hat
Hosted by: Informa PLC
Sept. 29-Oct. 2 Singapore IT security professionals
SQLBits
Hosted by: SQLBits Limited
March 31-April 4 Sept. 29-Oct. 3 * London, England DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
Infosecurity Denmark
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
April 29-30 Sept. 30-Oct. 1 * Copenhagen, Denmark CIOs, IT security professionals
MSPWorld
Hosted by: MSPAlliance
March 15-17 Sept. 30-Oct. 2 * New Orleans, La. MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Oct. 1 Houston, Texas CIOs, IT security professionals
Dotnetos
Hosted by: Dotnetos
Oct. 1-2 Warsaw, Poland Developers
DattoCon
Hosted by: Datto
Oct. 5-7 Berlin, Germany MSPs
Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit
Hosted by: 451 Research LLC
Oct. 5-7 Las Vegas, Nev. MSPs, IT professionals
Community Summit
Hosted by: Dynamic Communities Inc.
Oct. 6-9 Nashville, Tenn. Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
May 27-28 Oct. 7-8 * Chicago, Ill. MSPs
Directions
Hosted by: Directions 4 Partners
Oct. 7-9 Milan, Italy Dynamics 365 partners, ISVs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
June 19 Oct. 9 * Seattle, Wash. CIOs, IT security professionals
Midwest Management Summit
Hosted by: MMSMOA
Oct. 11-15 San Diego, Calif. Systems management professionals
Best of Breed Conference
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
Oct. 12-13 Atlanta, Ga. Solution providers
NDC
Hosted by: NDC Conferences
Oct. 12-16 Sydney, Australia Developers
.NEXT
Hosted by: Nutanix
Oct. 13-15 Paris, France IT professionals, IT decision makers
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Oct. 15 Scottsdale, Ariz. CIOs, IT security professionals
D365
Hosted by: DynamicsPower 365 Saturday Community
May 16 Oct. 17 * Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps administrators and partners
NexGen Conference
Hosted by: The Channel Co.
Oct. 18-20 Anaheim, Calif. MSPs
Visual Studio Live!
Hosted by: Converge360
Oct. 18-22 Philadelphia, Pa. Developers
Acronis Global Cyber Summit
Hosted by: Acronis
Oct. 19-21 Miami Beach, Fla. CIOs, IT security professionals, MSPs, resellers, ISVs
SecTor
Hosted by: Black Arts Illuminated Inc.
Oct. 19-22 Toronto, Ontario, Canada CIOs, IT security professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
May 7 Oct. 20 * Nashville, Tenn. CIOs, IT security professionals
.NET DeveloperDays
Hosted by: DataMaster
Oct. 20-21 Warsaw, Poland Developers
European Cloud Summit
Hosted by: Nubelus UG
Oct. 20-22 Frankfurt, Germany IT professionals
IT Success Summit
Hosted by: ASCII
Oct. 21-22 Orlando, Fla. MSPs
Deep Learning Summit
Hosted by: RE•WORK
Oct. 22-23 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Machine learning scientists, data platform professionals
Collabsummit
Hosted by: Nubelus UG
June 8-10 Oct. 26-28 * Wiesbaden, Germany Office 365, SharePoint and Power Apps administrators
AI DevWorld
Hosted by: DevNetwork
Oct. 27-29 San Jose, Calif. 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
Infosecurity Netherlands
Hosted by: Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
Oct. 28-29 Utrecht, Netherlands CIOs, IT security professionals
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Oct. 30 Columbus, Ohio CIOs, IT security 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. SMB partners, MSPs
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Nov. 5 Boston, Mass. CIOs, IT security professionals
Directions
Hosted by: Directions 4 Partners
Nov. 5-6 Bangkok, Thailand Dynamics 365 partners, ISVs
European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference
Hosted by: QualTech Conferences
Nov. 9-12 Amsterdam, Netherlands IT professionals, developers, business decision makers
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
June 24 Nov. 10 * San Jose, Calif. CIOs, IT security professionals
PASS Summit
Hosted by: PASS
Nov. 10-13 Houston, Texas DBAs, data professionals, SQL Server professionals
IT Nation Connect
Hosted by: ConnectWise
Nov. 11-13 Orlando, Fla. Partners, IT decision makers
Applied AI Summit
Hosted by: RE•WORK
Nov. 12-13 Seattle, Wash. IT decision makers, AI scientists
Update Conference
Hosted by: Update Conference s.r.o.
Nov. 12-13 Prague, Czech Republic Developers
Visual Studio Live!
Hosted by: Converge360
Nov. 15-20 Orlando, Fla. Developers
DeveloperWeek
Hosted by: DevNetwork
Nov. 16-18 Austin, Texas Developers
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Nov. 20 New York, N.Y. CIOs, IT security professionals
Microsoft Licensing Boot Camp
Hosted by: Directions on Microsoft
May 5-7 Dec. 1-3 * Washington, D.C. Partners, IT decision makers
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
Cyber Security Summit
Hosted by: Cyber Security Summit
Dec. 3 Los Angeles, Calif. 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
DeveloperWeek
Hosted by: DevNetwork
June 16-18 Dec. 8-10 * New York, N.Y. Developers
Microsoft Azure + AI Conference
Hosted by: DEVintersection
Dec. 8-10 Orlando, Fla. Developers, data scientists, data engineers
IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference
Hosted by: Gartner
Dec. 9-12 Las Vegas, Nev. IT decision makers
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 CIOs, IT security professionals

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