Day 4: Top 4 Tech Conferences
The top 4 technology conferences you should attend or at least watch online are:
- Apple WWDC
- Google I/O
- Microsoft Build
- Amazon re:Invent
As you can see they are some of the top technology companies in the world in the realm of software and computers. Attending the conferences on-site it can be a little pricey. As of this writing ticket prices are $1,599 for WWDC, $900 for Google I/O, $2095 for Microsoft Build, and $1,599 for Amazon re:Invent. But, you can watch many of the sessions online. Here is a quick description of each and links to their sites:
The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is Apple's annual technology conference. The conference shows off Apple's latest software and technologies for software developers. WWDC is May-June in San Francisco or Cupertino, CA for 4 days.
Google I/O is Google's annual technology conference. I/O show cases both software and hardware products from Google for the development community. I/O is May-June in San Francisco or Mountain View, CA for 2-3 days.
Microsoft Build is an annual conference event held by Microsoft in Seattle, WA. The conference is for software developers using Windows, Azure and other Microsoft technologies. Build is March-May in Seattle, WA for 2 days.
Amazon re:Invent is Amazon's annual technical conference. re:Invent showcases Amazon's cloud and hardware products as well as products from it's vendors. Products for both software and hardware. re:Invent is Nov-Dec in Las Vegas, NV for approximately 5 days.
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