ChannelNext 2016 #2

Listing for Events

Digifest 2016
Event Dates: April 28 - 30, 2016
The festival fosters connections by bringing together industry, academics and the public, to inspire us to think about how digital tools and technology will shape our lives and our future. From architects to app designers, creators and entrepreneurs take centre stage to share their stories and showcase the digital and technological discoveries that will re-shape some of today's pressing challenges.

Interop Las Vegas
Event Dates: May 2-6, 2016
Interop is the leading global IT infrastructure event series, offering in-depth education alongside a showcase of emerging technologies in an independent, vendor-neutral environment. For 30 years, Interop has brought the IT community together to explore the latest in network infrastructure, encouraging collaboration, and interoperability. Through dynamic conference programs, Interop helps professionals at all career levels leverage the network, systems and applications that enable business innovation.

TechToronto Meetup
Event Dates: May 9th, 2016
TechToronto Meetup brings together Toronto’s tech leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts.

Live Webinar: Empowering HP Partners Online
Event Dates: May 11th, 2016 at 2pm EST
Come see the powerful ibiz10 Cloud platform for HP Business Partners! Attend this 30 minute webinar to explore the front-end (end-user experience) and back-end (reseller experience). See how your end-users can browse, learn, quote and buy from you 24/7. See how easy it is for you to maintain and manage your web store from anywhere. With this HP version of our ibiz10 e-commerce platform, HP Business Partners can: 1) Easily generate an eQuote for their customers on any HP product securely from any web access 2) Check price and availability on any HP product from all of authorized distributors in real time from any web access 3) Allow their clients to browse, quote or buy anything HP, 24/7 4) Check the status of their order including shipment tracking and serial numbers with our real-time integration with authorized distributors 5) Present a powerful online shopping experience to their clients for all HP products using HP's rich content 6) Market the full range of HP products to their clients through social media and other digital marketing campaigns 7) Present a top professional business image to best represent themselves and HP to their clients and communities  8) Offer a bilingual online shopping experience to their clients 9) Manage all returns from their clients and the distributors 10) Showcase all of the latest HP promotions and new products in real-time 11) Set up customized B2B portals for big deals with a specific product selection and transaction rules 12) Up-sell and cross-sell related products like accessories and extended warranty products with every sale And much more…

CompTIA West Regional Tour
Event Dates: May 11-12, 2016
Are you a Solution Provider, IT vendor or distributor based in Alberta or British Columbia? On May 11th & 12th, join us in Calgary & Vancouver to meet CompTIA, your industry trade association. Hear the latest industry outlook from CompTIA's research and enjoy networking and open IT industry discussion with your peers.  You'll also learn from industry leaders and current members about CompTIA's valuable resources designed to make your business more successful. There is no cost to participate. The Canadian IT Business Community is open to all those working in the Canadian IT Channel. Calgary Details Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm Venue: Divino Bistro, 113 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta, T2P 1B4 Register here for Calgary Agenda:  10:00 - 10:15am: Coffee and registration 10:15 - 10:45: Welcome – CompTIA & Audience Introductions 10:45 – 11:00: How CompTIA Resources can Help your Business Grow 11:00 – 12:00: 2016 Industry Outlook & Group Discussion 12:00 – 1:00 Networking Lunch Vancouver Details Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016 Venue: Hawksworth Restaurant Group: 750-669 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 0B4. Register here for Vancouver Agenda: 2:00 - 2:15pm: Coffee and Registration 2:15 - 2:45pm: Welcome – CompTIA & Audience Introductions 2:45 - 3:00pm: How CompTIA Resources can Help your Business Grow 3:00 - 4:00pm: 2016 Industry Outlook & Group Discussion 4:00 - 5:00pm: Networking Reception

ChannelNext Solution Provider Canada Central
Event Dates: May 16-17, 2016
Learn the latest best practices to build your business profitably and sustainably, well into the future! These days it is all about building a recurring revenue business model. Get the inside scoop on the latest channel trends and learn how to exploit them! Cloud, Managed Services, BYOD/Mobility, Internet Of Things and Big Data are fueling the future of IT. Meet leading vendors and distributors face-to-face to develop stronger relationships and profitable partnerships! Learn from business experts and "pick their brains" to help you improve your company and team! VAR Office Suite is a powerful resource for you to find everything you need to streamline, manage and market your business. Network with other leading VARs to get ideas and collaborate! Out-smart and out-play your local competition by staying in the forefront of the leading trends and skills. It is FREE for qualified VARs! We pay all accommodation, food, drink, social events and entertainment. All you have to do is make your way to the event!

Citrix Synergy 2016
Event Dates: May 24-26, 2016

TechToronto Meetup
Event Dates: June 6th, 2016
TechToronto Meetup brings together Toronto’s tech leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts.

VARTrends UK
Event Dates: June 21-22, 2016
VARTrends (a.k.a. MSPTrends) and Transmentum team up to help UK VARs and MSPs build bigger, better and stronger businesses In Just Two Days You Will Learn How To Build A Stronger IT Business And Generate More Recurring Revenues! Speakers include: •               Julian Lee, President of TechnoPlanet. •               Adam Harris, Director of Transition, Transmentum. •               Alex Tatham, Managing Director, WestCoast •               Carl West, Supply Chain Diector, GSK •               Richard Tubb, Owner Tubb Blog •               Paul Fileman, Sales Director, Transmentum •               Robert Craven, Leading Business Speaker •               Stewart Boutcher, CEO, 650 Hours •               Steve Potts, Senior Coach, Transmentum •               Jim Wiggins, Senior Coach, Transmentum •               Randal Wark, Director VARMasterMind •               Kevin Kirwan, Senior Coach, Transmentum •               Adam Nash, Webroot And more being added... Together, these speakers will deliver high-value content and energize your business.

SharePoinrt Fest
Event Dates: August 15-18, 2016
All of our SharePoint Fest training conferences have workshops and classes created for SharePoint administrators, information architects, power users, knowledge workers, business analysts and software developers.