Tech Events, clubs and conferences in the tech space are increasingly choosing .TECH for themselves. From Switzerland to the US, and from Kosovo to UK – .TECH is the most sought after choice when it comes to tech events picking their domain names! In this post, we take a look at 10 unique and impactful events, from around the world, that are using .TECH domains:
Women Who Code is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers by creating a global, connected community of women in technology. The organization tripled in 2013 and has grown to be one of the largest communities of women engineers in the world. They provide an avenue for women to pursue a career in technology.
We RISE, the event, is all about growing and showcasing women in technology. For two days, the event will be featuring women and allies doing amazing work from all over the world. You won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind event!
When: June 23 – 24, 2017
Where: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
One of the leading tech events in the Balkans that is devoted to idea sharing, inspiration, and igniting discussions. DOKU.TECH is an annual two-day event that brings together individuals and tech talent with top-tier international future makers, executives and thinkers. The past 3 events (2014-2016) convened over 3,000 attendees and more than 50 world-wide renowned speakers.
When: June 10 – 11, 2017
Where: Pristina, Kosovo
CES is the world’s largest tradeshow for consumer technology and America’s largest annual tradeshow of any kind. With more than four decades of success, the Consumer Electronics Show ® reaches across global markets, connects the “who’s who” of the industry and enables consumer technology (CT) innovations to grow and thrive. CES is produced by the Consumer Technology Association, the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the CT industry. For 50 years, CES has been the launch pad for new innovation and technology that has changed the world. Held in Las Vegas every year, it is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies and where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace.
CES, formerly The International Consumer Electronics Show (International CES®), showcases more than 3,900 exhibiting companies, including manufacturers, developers and suppliers of consumer technology hardware, content, technology delivery systems and more; a conference program with more than 300 conference sessions and more than 170K attendees from 150 countries.
And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ — the technology trade association representing the $292 billion U.S. consumer technology industry — it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed.
The Consumer Electronics Show ® is not open to the general public. To attend, you must be affiliated professionally with the CT industry.
When: June 7-9, 2017 | Where: Shanghai, China
When: January 9-12, 2018 | Where: Las Vegas, USA
This is a free one-day event that focuses on highlighting the amazing work of people who identify partly or solely outside of the gender binary in the technology industry. It is an accessible event that is free for everyone to attend and features talks, panels and networking. The event is open to people regardless of gender identity.
NBiT is made up of a wide range of speakers, covering a broad spectrum of topics around technology.
When: July 29, 2017
Where: Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK
When: Sept 20 – 22, 2017
Where: Atlanta, GA, United States
The RBTC is a member-driven association working to promote the growth of the Roanoke-Blacksburg technology community. Their membership ranges from emerging technology firms to the largest employers in the region. The RBTC is building a community that is a catalyst for innovation, inspiration, success, and leadership within the Roanoke-Blacksburg region. They host a bunch of events around networking, business knowledge sharing and technology. Check a list of their upcoming events here.
The Swiss Legal Tech 2017 is a three-day event, bringing together a community of legal professionals and digital innovators in order to discuss and develop the legal industry of the future. It is Switzerland’s first legal Tech Hackathon and Conference, connecting lawyers, software developers and digital innovators. This year’s three-day event will begin with a 48 hr Legal Tech Hackathon, where lawyers and software developers will jointly identify problems and develop solutions. Accompanied by legal engineers, lawyers with technical expertise, ideas will be generated in an open format and teams created around shared interests. A parallel two-day workshop track provides in-depth lectures and individual discussions in focus groups. This will be followed by a full day legal tech conference. Renowned speakers with national and international backgrounds will have the opportunity to give their view on how the digital revolution will affect law and legal practice in the near and far future. The winners of the Hackathon will pitch their ideas and prototypes.
When: Oct 2-4, 2017
Where: Zurich, Switzerland
Katapult Future Fest is a technology festival focusing on exponential technologies, impact investing and future societies in Oslo. Through engaging activities such as panel debates, hackathons, keynote speakers, workshops, fireside chats, yoga classes, dinner parties, concerts, pitching competitions, DJ’s, mass meditation and more, Katapult is aiming to address and tackle the challenges our world is facing through new and creative forms of collaborations.
Katapult Future Fest is a non-profit movement founded to foster societal impact through technology.
When: May 14-16, 2018
Where: Oslo, Norway
Rhode Island’s Manufacturer + Maker Tech is a three-day symposium on education for advanced technologies. Initially conceived by IYRS, Polaris MEP, RIC + RI Commerce Corp, the event has grown to include additional organizations across Rhode Island interested in re-envisioning the manufacturing marketplace, as well as the pathway to Manufacturer + Maker careers. Targeting Makers/Hackers, Manufacturers, Educators & the public at large, the event provides insights in workforce preparation, equipment sharing & digital manufacturing through a variety of presentations, panel discussions & equipment demonstrations.
When: March 26-28, 2017 (concluded)
Where: Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Brought to you by the organizers of another world-class conference, Connect.Tech, JazzCon.Tech brings the energy and community spirit of their previous events to New Orleans for three days of learning and networking.
When: March 2017 (concluded)
Where: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA