During the week of August 30 all eyes will be on the trade show floor at the IFA in Berlin, hoping to spot the latest innovations in the fields of digital media, consumer electronics and modern household appliances. The Ars Electronica Festival in Austria will showcase what happens when scientists, technologists, artists and intellectual thinkers come together to create a better world.
Ars Electronica Festival
The Ars Electronica Festival is an annual event that harnesses innovative collisions between state-of-the-art technology, provocative art, and intellectual thinking. Since 1979 the festival has invited artists, scientists and technologists to enrich the minds of people around them through festival activities such as exhibitions, performances, discussions and lectures. "REPAIR: ready to pull the lifeline" is the festival theme in 2010.
September 3 - 8
Berlin Exhibition Grounds
International Funkaustellung (IFA) is an annual trade show that presents developing technologies in modern household appliances, the digital media industry and consumer electronics. In 2010 the trade show will celebrate its 50th anniversary. Highlights in 2010 include two newly announced exhibition sections; the iZone section for Mac, iTech products and apps, and the eLibrary section for e-books and tablet PCs.
IBC electronic media conference and exhibition
September 9 - 14
Each year more than 1,300 leading electronics companies from across the globe exhibit at IBC - a leading international forum for the electronic media industry. The event combines a four-day conference dedicated to the electronic media industry with exhibitions and technical demonstrations from leading art, media and technology innovators. In 2010 the event organizers expect to draw in excess of 45,000 visitors.
DEMO Fall 2010
Silicon Valley, CA
DEMO is a three day conference where established and emerging technology companies provide concise demonstrations of their new products. The conference follows a strict format - participants have just six minutes to show off their inventions. In addition to the conference there is also a Demonstrator Pavilion where attendees can get a closer look at "the latest trend-setting technologies," plus various networking events.
Nokia World 2010
ICC London ExCeL,
Nokia World is the Finnish-based phone maker's annual gathering to showcase new products and outline technological developments that are crucial to the company's future. The event will highlight forthcoming trends in the mobile arena and will give participants the opportunity to go hands on with the company's latest products.
Internet Marketing Conference
Empire Landmark Hotel & Conference Center
Internet Marketing Conference or IMC, is an international conference focused on e-business and e-commerce. The three-day conference includes workshops and panels on internet hot topics such as social media, blogging, email and e-commerce.
Cambridge, MA, USA
The Emerging Technologies Conference at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (EmTech@MIT) is a three-day event featuring talks by experts in the fields of innovative science and technology. Leaders from global technology companies will also be on hand to spotlight critical innovations and showcase groundbreaking demos during the event. Highlights include the Lab to Market Workshop, Preview Sessions showcasing powerful emerging technologies, and the unveiling of 2010's top 35 innovators under the age of 35.
Exhibition Centre, Cologne-Deutz
Photokina is the world's largest global photography and imaging fair. It offers comprehensive insights into all aspects of imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets for both consumers and industry insiders. The more than 150,000 expected visitors will preview the latest photography equipment innovations, rub noses with the "who's who" of the imaging industry and view stunning artwork created by leading international photographers.
Interop Mumbai is a comprehensive event that includes a conference, workshops, and keynotes on topics such as cloud computing, green IT, next generation networks, virtualization, next generation wireless, next generation Data center solutions and IT solutions for businesses. Close to 100 exhibitors are also expected to attend to show off their cutting edge technology solutions.
Mission Bay Conference Center
San Francisco, CA, USA
GagaOm's Mobilize is all about the mobile web - from mobile computing to cloud-based services and everything in between. A stellar lineup of speakers from Nokia, One Laptop per Child, Qualcomm, Marvell, MasterCard, Fjord, AT&T, Microsoft, Alcatel-Lucent, GetJar, Mozilla, PayPal, Where, Placecast, and Skyhook will speak at the event and impart their knowledge about the future of the mobile web.