2017 tech conferences and events to add to your calendar

Whether you're planning to attend a major tech conference or just want to stay close to the headlines, these upcoming tech conferences and events are worth checking out.

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We're already in post-CES and NAIAS mode with February starting in just a few days. That doesn't mean the year in tech symposiums is over, though. There's a lot coming in 2017 and here's a list of all the big events.

Be sure to check this page throughout the year: We'll be updating it as new events are announced.

February:

Industry of Things World--San Diego, CA, Feb 20-21

Mobile World Congress--Barcelona, Feb 27-Mar 2

March:

Google Cloud Next--San Francisco, CA, Mar 8-12

April:

Midmarket CIO Forum--Savannah, GA, Apr 9-11

May:

Landmark CIO Summit--New York, NY, May 4

Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley--Santa Clara, CA, May 8-10

Dell EMC World--Las Vegas, NV, May 8-11

Microsoft Build 2017--Seattle, May 10-12

Internet of Things World--Santa Clara, CA, May 16-18

Alltech Ideas Conference in Lexington, KY, May 21-24

Internet of Things World Forum--London, May 22-24

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium--Cambridge, MA, May 24

June:

2017 Microsoft Data Insights Summit--Seattle, June 12-13

Cisco Live--Las Vegas, NV, June 25-29

July:

Microsoft Inspire 2017--Washington, D.C., July 9-13

August:

VMworld 2017--Las Vegas, NV, Aug 27-31

September:

Microsoft Envision 2017--Orlando, Sep 25-29

IdeaFestival--Louisville, KY, Sep 26-28

VMworld 2017 Europe--Barcelona, Sep 11-14

October:

Gartner Symposium--Orlando, FL, Oct 1-5

Smart Cities Week--Washington DC, Oct 3-5

IBM World of Watson--Las Vegas, NV, Oct 29-Nov 2

November:

AWS re:Invent--Las Vegas, NV, Nov 27-Dec 1

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