Top 10 Unified Communications events
Today, there is an increased demand for better communication between coworkers, companies, and customers. As a result, the Unified Communications (UC) marketplace is set to be worth around $167.1 billion by 2025.
Every year, we see innovations from leading brands around the world as they battle to claim the hearts and loyalty of their target audience. However, as UC continues to evolve at such break-neck speed, it can be challenging to keep track of all the new technology and ideas emerging in the field.
Fortunately, there’s a way to keep yourself on the cutting edge and embrace some amazing networking opportunities too. Here are the Top 10 Unified Communications events coming up in the second half of 2019.
10. Cisco Live: June 9th to 13th 2019
Cisco Live is the perfect opportunity to receive the latest updates on Cisco’s product and service portfolio. The conference also provides attendees with networking opportunities, educational insights, and inspiration delivered by the newest tech.
Visitors can also enjoy a 1:1 meeting with Cisco experts, or set up collaborations with leading Cisco partners. This year, the event will be held at the San Diego Convention Centre, US. Find your tickets here.
9. Contact Centre Week USA: June 24th to 28th 2019
Another incredible Unified Communication event hosted in the USA, Contact Centre Week USA, or CCW is the most popular conference and expo available for customer care and contact centre professionals.
Hosted at the Mirage hotel in Las Vegas, CCW will also be welcoming legendary NBA basketball star Earvin Magic Johnson for 2019.
8. Microsoft Inspire: July 14th to 18th 2019
This year, the Microsoft Inspire partner event will be running between the 14th and 18th of July in Las Vegas, Nevada, giving Microsoft innovators a chance to collaborate with attendees from over 130 countries.
This year, the conference promises more networking time and a simple and engaging schedule. Moreover, the event will also include a “Hub” environment where visitors can check out the latest tools and services from Microsoft too.
7. Cloud Comms Summit: 11th to 12th of September 2019
Since its 2015 inception, the Cloud Comms Summit has emerged as one of the biggest cloud communication events. The conference welcomes thousands of attendees to test out the latest tools from leading vendors and collaborate with potential partners.
The Cloud Comms Summit in the Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg (near Washington) will also be an excellent place to discuss some of the newest trends appearing in communication. It’s a must-see for any UC fan.
6. Customer Contact Centre Week: 7th to 10th of October 2019
The European version of the Customer Contact Centre Week runs this year in Amsterdam, between the 7th and 10th of October. This year the CCW brand celebrates 20 years of building the global contact centre community.
In fact, the 2019 event marks the third time that CCW has visited Europe. CCW thus promises industry insights and countless opportunities to create new partnerships and collaborations.
5. Google Cloud Next: October 2019
The Google Cloud Next event is one of the biggest communication conferences in the world. This year, the initial American event happened in San Francisco between the 9th and the 11th of April. If you didn’t have a chance to visit that one, don’t panic.
The London event at the ExCel centre is also set to appear sometime in October this year, although an official date hasn’t been announced yet. Google Cloud Next is a place where Google partners and customers can expand their minds, experiment with new technology, and discover new opportunities in the cloud.
4. Futurecom: 28th to 31st of October 2019
Running this year in Sao Paulo Brazil, Futurecom is a Unified Communication and technology event that explores the potential of the connected world. The conference brings together representatives from across the globe to showcase the latest communication technologies.
Futurecom has the inspiring goal of building better engagement between corporations, telecommunication companies, and stakeholders around the world. There are more than 6 events consolidated into a single platform at Futurecom this year.
3. IP Expo Europe: 9th to 10th of October 2019
The IP Expo for Europe has a resounding reputation as being one of the biggest and best events for the cloud in any calendar. This impressive conference is a fantastic environment for people who want to learn about the latest developments in disruptive technologies.
Alongside UC, attendees can also delve into IoT, artificial intelligence, and blockchain. In addition to this, you can also receive tips and insights on how to improve your communication security strategy.
2. Twilio Signal London: October 2019
Dates are yet to be released for Twilio Signal’s London event – though it usually appears between September and October. The annual event explores the connection between communication and innovative new technology.
At this event, you’ll have the chance to test out new technology, transform your business, and upgrade your skills as a developer too. Twilio also hosts regular masterclasses that people can attend both in-person and online if they want to update their skills before the event.
1. ICMI Contact Centre: October 28th to 30th 2019
Finally, the ICMI Contact Centre event in Chicago is one of the most exciting UC and contact centre expos in the world. ICMI is a hub of innovation and collaboration for companies and individuals across the globe.
Check out some of the latest solutions in the expo hall or make some new connections with the hundreds of other attendees. Just some of the sponsors attending ICMI this year include NICE InContact, Salesforce, Bold360, Sharpen, and ServiceNow.
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