If you are a Magento merchant, developer, or marketer, you should be interested in attending or at least monitoring core Magento events. We’ve already written about the impact of the Real Magento Community on the platform, and covered such an important topic as Hackathon Magento extensions, so now it is time to discuss key Magento community events. Below, you will find a list of them as well as some useful links.'
First of all, we’d like to draw your attention to the official Magento website. If you do not want to miss any Magento gathering, check the official list of events here:
As you can see, almost the whole year is filled with various events. As for the official website, you can choose among three categories of events: Industry Events, Magento Events, and Partner and Community Events. Besides, there is an archive of past events and a Magento Event Listing Request Form.
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Meet Magento Events
Leading Magento community events are represented by the Meet Magento Association, which provide a great opportunity to get in touch with such members of the Real Magento Community as merchants, developers, and agencies. Additionally, you can get the latest Magento news as well as extend your Magento and ecommerce projects during Meet Magento.
The first event organized by Meet Magento Association was held in 2008 in Leipzig. After the last few years, the conference has become a successful international event series with events in Europe, America, and Asia. The nearest Meet Magento Event will take place on March 03, 2016. Besides, there are 7 more events planned for this year. For further information about Meet Magento Association and Events, follow this link:
Another premier Magento community event is Imagine Commerce. 2016 will be the 6th year then the conference takes place. This time, the event will gather more than 2,500 experts, such as merchants, technology providers, and agencies, across over 45 countries – a perfect environment for collaborating without borders and sharing the power of Real Magento Community. The event starts on April 11 and you can already register here:
Developers Paradise introduces a great opportunity not only to communicate with the Magento community members, but also have some “fun in the sun”. The conference takes place on April 25, 2016 in Opatija, Croatia. During the last 5 years, the event gathered over 1000 participants from 30 countries, and this year won’t be an exception. For further information and registration, hit this link:
Magento Unconference is a relatively young event, because it was held only once, but it is already a promising affair. Get ready for food, preshow, two aftershows, t-shirts, and of course ecommerce and Magento. Unconference will take place in Berlin on 12th–13th March 2016. Although there is still a lot of to be done, you can already buy tickets here:
If you are a magento developer then you should pay a closer attention to Mage Titans – f conference for Magento developers curated by Magento developers. Mage Titans Italia will take place in Milan on February 5, 2016. For further information and tickets, follow this link:
MagentoLive brings our favourite ecommerce platform to everyone. All events are hosted by the Magento team, so you can get the latest Magento news and ideas as well as share you experience with other participants there. The most intriguing feature of MagentoLive events is the place where they are held: it must be a state-of-the-art venue. And don’t forget about killer parties! More information is available here:
Have any anansvered questions on magento.stackexchange.com? Then you should attend MageStackDay, which is an online hackathon dedicated to answering such questions. StackExchange itself introduces a great opportunity to find what you are looking for, and this Magento community event increase chances to get the desired information even more. Check the event here:
We understand that it is quite tempting to visit all these Magento community events, but it can be impossible due to various reasons. Therefore, we have a question: what conference seems to be the most preferable for you? What do you like more: sunny days and amazing nature or states of art and killer parties? Leave your comments below.'