If you’re in the software and technology industry, you definitely want to be at the right software trade shows in order to expand your business and stay up-to-date with the newest innovations in the industry; especially one that changes as quickly as technology! We’ve rounded up the top software trade shows in the USA in 2020.

VMWorld 2020: August 30-September 3, 2020 (San Francisco, CA)

VMworld is an internationally recognized trade show that truly captures the momentum of today’s rapidly changing IT environment and puts it within your grasp. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from top VMware and industry experts about what’s coming next in IT, and build their skills and expertise to solve tomorrow’s challenges with VMware certifications and hands-on labs.

Whatever you need to know, you’ll find the best information, tools, and partnerships to take IT—and your power to shape it—to the next level. Learn more about the event and register to attend here.

MS Ignite: November 2020 (Orlando, FL)

Microsoft Ignite is one of the biggest software trade shows in the US. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn innovative ways to build solutions and migrate and manage their infrastructure. This year’s attendees will be able to connect with over 25,000 individuals focused on software development, security, architecture, and IT, and explore new hands-on experiences that will help you innovate in areas such as security, cloud, and hybrid infrastructure and development.

Meet with Microsoft experts, join guided discussions with individuals who are facing similar challenges, and connect with technical communities on new trends and shared interests. For more information and to register, head to their website.

Like this article? You’ll love our free trade show secrets ebook!

Download our free guide to generating more crowds, traffic and leads at your next trade show.

Cisco Live!: May 31-June 4, 2020 (Las Vegas, NV)

Cisco Live is Cisco’s world-renowned annual customer and partner conference that is designed to build the foundation for your digital future by providing attendees with education, connections, and inspiration. From technical education to future-focused thought leadership and one-on-one meetings to networking with peers, Cisco Live is a great conference for software and tech professionals.

This year’s topics include a wide range of tech and software solutions, including security, automation, intent-based networking, leadership, and programmability. Learn more about Cisco Live and register to attend or exhibit here.

NRF: Jan 12-14, 2020 (New York City)

The National Retail Federation is the eyes and ears of the retail industry, the only organization that’s continued to bring critical foresight and insight to leaders, movers and makers for over 100 years. As the leading voice for retail, NRF is the only one that convenes a community of this size. NRF 2020 Vision has the world’s largest retail Expo, filled with futuristic tech that will change the way you do business.

With 800+ exhibitors and 100+ Exhibitor Big Ideas sessions, NRFl is a massive marketplace for retail innovation. Explore new technologies, learn about groundbreaking solutions, and connect with more than 38,000 visionaries in retail today. This is a great conference for anyone in the retail industry who’s looking to update their business with the latest and greatest software. Learn more about it here.

IBM Think: May 4-7 2020 (San Francisco, CA)

Think is IBM’s flagship global software and technology conference. Each year, tens of thousands of IBMers, IBM Business Partners, and IBM clients gather at Think to share their expertise, build essential skills, learn about the latest technology and expand their professional network.

From high-level strategy discussions to targeted technical training, IBM’s conference education will cover the breadth and depth of technology and business topics including cloud, AI, data and analytics, infrastructure, and many more. To register for the event and learn more about it, visit their website.

For trade show tips and updates, check out our other blogs, or take a look at Infotainer’s trade show services.