Tech is one of today’s fastest growing industries. With so many changes, it’s always good to stay on top of new developments and innovations. And why not network with other tech enthusiasts while you’re at it?

For 2024, we created a list of the most exciting upcoming tech conferences you can’t miss. Use the Booking.com for Business tool to book your corporate trips from start to finish, and enjoy conferences with zero organizational stress.

1. MWC Barcelona

February 26 - 29

Join the MWC conference in sunny Barcelona and dive into topics like how 5G shaped our tech and the future of 6G, as well as discovering how tech influences the sports sector, sustainability, and more.

Fly in to Barcelona’s main airport and explore the city’s many incredible sights during downtime, including the Sagrada Familia and other examples of beautiful Gaudi architecture.

2. Finovate Europe

February 27 - 28

This conference takes a look at how technology meets finance and is catered specifically to people working in banks and other financial institutions.

With experts and senior keynote speakers taking the stage to discuss the future, you’ll leave this conference ready to tackle any financial problem you might encounter.

Finovate Europe will take place in London on February 27 and 28. This innovation hub is easily reachable via the city’s six airports.

3. Google Cloud ‘24

April 9 - 11

Spanning three days from April 9–11, the Google Cloud conference will see workshops and presentations about the future of AI and will take place at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas.

Register at Next ‘24 to discover innovations in AI, learn how to be the best executive you can be, and listen to keynote speakers give inspiring speeches.

Fly in to Harry Reid International Airport.

4. AI Expo

April 12

Join this one-day event in Austin, Texas, and go in-depth to learn more about the hottest topic in tech today: AI. Hear where it’s going, when it’ll get there, and how to best utilize AI within your business.

This event will host over 150 exhibitors and 19 sessions, and will have over 2,000 attendees to brainstorm and network with. Fly in to Austin through one of its three airports, and stroll through the Zilker Metropolitan Park while you’re not at the conference.

5. TECHSPO Technology Expo Chicago

May 22 - 23

Celebrating its 10th edition in 2024, TECHSPO is a global tech show with events taking place all around the world, with locations including New Delhi, Singapore, Toronto, and London.

The event we recommend will be hosted in Chicago from May 22–23. Exhibitors specializing in Digital Marketing, AI, and IT have participated in the past, so you know your time here will be full of interesting insights and networking in AdTech, MarTech, Mobile, and Internet.

Arrive at this conference via either of Chicago’s two major airports and when you’re not out meeting new tech contacts, stroll the city’s Millenium Park or visit the natural history-focused Field Museum.

6. VIVA Technology

May 22 - 25

Taking place in Paris from May 22–25, the VIVA Technology conference is geared toward start-ups and small businesses. Learn how to kick off your company and help it grow to its full potential with a broad selection of conference workshops.

This summit has a bit of everything for everyone, as it will host over 500 speakers and over 2,800 exhibitors.

You can reach this impressive conference via one of the three main airports in Paris, and spend a few lovely nights in the City of Lights.

7. Dublin Tech Summit

May 29 - 30

Enjoy one of the coolest tech events on the 2024 calendar at the Dublin Tech Summit. In addition to amazing workshops, keynote speakers, and presentations, there are also great networking opportunities including after-work drinks with some of the biggest names in tech today, like the COO of Ikea, Tolga Öncü.

You can fly in via the main Dublin airport, and when you get a moment away from the Summit, visit the world-renowned Trinity College.

8. AWS Summit

June 26 - 27

In this free event powered by Amazon, you can network with business leaders, participate in exciting workshops about cloud technology, and choose from over 220 sessions centered around innovative technology.

Since it’s based in Washington DC, you can reach this event via one of the city’s three main airports.

9. Black Hat USA 2024

August 3 - 8

An event centered around cybersecurity, Black Hat USA takes place in Las Vegas’s Mandalay Bay Hotel from August 3–8.

With offshoot events held all over the world, you can choose your favorite destination and participate in the event wherever you prefer. However, if Sin City is your jam, fly in through one of its four airports and enjoy your stay to the max.

10. SaaStr

September 10 - 12

SaaStr is a conference with a festival feel, making it the perfect place to learn and network in a relaxed and fun setting. With a focus on SaaS (Software as a Service), you can dive into this subject with your peers and industry leaders. While you’re here, opt for the conference’s valuable mentorship program.

The event will take place in the San Francisco Bay Area, from September 10–12. You can reach the convention via one of three nearby airports. And while you’re in SF, take some time to visit local landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge or historic Alcatraz.

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If any of these technology conferences sound like a perfect fit for you and your business, secure your stay with Booking.com for Business. We can take care of the whole process – sit back, relax, and enjoy your workshops and summits.

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