WIA One on Ones: Top 5 Data-Related Conferences in 2023

Attending conferences is an excellent way to meetlike-minded people and network with your industry colleagues. They present the opportunity for you to learn from presentations and others and potentially increase your skillset and knowledge about your field. You just never know whom you might meet at these conferences – perhaps you might stumble upon yourtarget prospects or companies you should be familiar with for your industry.

Data is a vast and growing field. Here are the top 5data-related conferences projected for 2023:

1. DataConnect Conference
Location: Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
Dates: July 20-21, 2023
Conference Link: https://bit.ly/3W9eRIs

The annual DataConnect Conference brings together industry leaders, tech experts, and entrepreneurs to discuss the latest industry trends, advancements, and innovations in data, analytics, Machine Learning (ML), and Artificial Intelligence (AI). This conference has breakout tracks which include governance & risk, AI & ML, data engineering & management, leadership & strategy, driving value & communicating insights, and industry use cases. Hands-on tutorials are offered during the event on both dates, and those are open to all attendees.

The DataConnect Conference also incorporates hands-on workshops for participants at a separate cost! These workshops are 4 hours long and concentrate on a broad range of topics.

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2. Data Innovation Summit Hybrid
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Dates: May 11-12, 2023
Conference Link: https://bit.ly/3Xywzq9

The Data Innovation Summit is the largest and most influential annual Data and AI conference in the Nordic region and beyond. They bring enterprise practitioners, tech providers, start-up innovators, and academics that work with data science, big data, ML, AI, data management, data engineering, IoT, and analytics to one place. The Data Innovation Summit is the place to be for professionals working with data and AI innovation to enhance customer experience, improve operational processes, reinvent business models, and more.

3. World Data Summit
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dates: May 17-19, 2023
Conference Link: https://bit.ly/3iCV7zm

This three-day conference will help you sharpen your knowledge and ability to transform your business with data analytics. It includes industry insights through case studies and quality networking sessions with your peers. The key topics of this year’s World Data Summit include data governance in an agile environment, data literacy and leadership, privacy, ethics, and data in a global context, applications of ML in improving customer experience, success factors for data warehouse automation, layering the foundations for a kappa architecture, and fully open source.

4. Open Data Science Conference (ODSC)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Dates: May 9-11, 2023
Conference Link: https://bit.ly/3ixK8r1

ODSC East will provide expert-led instruction in ML, deep learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP), ML operations, and more through their hands-on training sessions and immersive workshops. This conference includes a Networking Reception and an AI+ Career Expo. The AI Expo and Demo Hall at ODSC will demo live products and discuss the latest advancements in AI enterprise. Conference panels include brilliant industry experts and partners.

5. Snowflake Summit 2023
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Dates: June 26-29, 2023
Conference Link: https://bit.ly/3WeMF6V

This four-day conference will teach you to access, build, and monetize data,tools, models, and applications in ways that were previously unimaginable. The Snowflake Summit will include panel presentations, breakout sessions, hands-on labs, training, an expo hall with live demos, and more! Attend this conference if you’re interested in learning about the new innovations to the Data Cloud,and how tech, data, and business thought leaders leverage Data Cloud to lead their industries, access new markets, and serve their customers.

Thankfully, none of these conferences fall on one another. Which data conference are you planning to attend this year? Is there any we should include on our 2023 list?


Ruhi White, MBA
Ruhi White is a business professional with an MBA degree, Human-Centered Design certification and over 8 years of experience working hand-in-hand with state, local, and federal government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and small businesses. She holds a high level of expertise in creative problem-solving, service optimization, data analysis, and business strategy. She is the Founder of R. White Consultancy and works as a Data Analyst at a large company.