May is a great period of time to travel around, and there are plenty of interesting IT events this month to go to.
May 2-5, Las Vegas, NE, USA
EMC World is a premier technology forum to help IT practitioners and business decision makers modernize, automate and transform. The event is dedicated to Data Center Modernization strategies and technologies that will transform IT and businesses — from flash, software defined storage, converged infrastructure, and rack scale architectures to hybrid cloud and modern data lake systems.
May 11-12, Santa Clara, CA, USA
Apps World North America is an annual event for the next generation of engineers, entrepreneurs, and executives to master the skills behind today's digital challenges. This year’s App World NA is co-located with 3 other industry leading events — Internet of Things World, Future Connected Cars USA and Wearable World Congress conferences — bringing together technology professionals from 4 different sectors for the ultimate networking experience.
May 18-20, Mountain View, CA, USA
One of the most interesting IT events of a year! Google I/O 2016 will bring together developers for an immersive, three-day experience focused on exploring the next generation of technology, mobile and beyond.
May 19, Redwood City, CA, USA
With close to 2,000 entrepreneurs, the Startup Conference is one of the largest conferences in Silicon Valley for starting your startup, learning how to pitch VCs, find co-founders, launch your product to the press and more.
The Next Web Conference
May 26-27, Amsterdam, Netherlands
TNW Conference brings together 20,000 of the world's technology leaders, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs to Amsterdam in May 2016. Inspiring keynote talks and endless networking opportunities are tied together by more than 8 stages, 300 exhibitor pavilions and a week full of satellite events about the future of technology, innovation, marketing, communication and imagination.
PyCon US 2016
May 28-June 5, Portland, OR, USA
PyCon is the largest annual gathering for the community using and developing the open-source Python programming language. It is a diverse conference dedicated to providing an enjoyable experience to everyone and organized by the Python community for the community.
May 30-June 2, Hong Kong, China
RISE Conference is produced by the team behind Web Summit. In 5 short years, Web Summit has become Europe’s largest tech conference which this year attracted 42,000 attendees from 134 countries around the world. In May 2016, people from the world’s biggest companies and most exciting startups will come to Hong Kong to share their stories and experiences at RISE. They’ll be joined by major global media, hundreds of investors and thousands of attendees for three days of legendary networking.
May 31-June 2, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, USA
Code Conference is an invitation-only event where top industry influencers gather for in-depth conversations about the current and future impact of digital technology on our lives — at home, at work, in our communities and the world. The third edition of the Code Conference speakers include Sue Desmond-Hellmann, the CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Mark Fields, CEO of Ford Motor Company; Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors; Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google; Chuck Robbins, CEO of Cisco; and Devin Wenig, CEO of eBay.