Top 10 tech & cloud events to attend in 2024


2024 is the year to learn, network, and connect with the brightest minds in the industry! ✨

Here’s our list of cloud and tech events worldwide that we simply can’t wait to get to. If you’re a developer, entrepreneur, CEO, or simply interested in the latest industry trends, these events offer a diverse range of experiences, from learning sessions and hands-on workshops to networking opportunities with industry leaders.

1. Game Developers Conference (GDC)

GDC brings together game developers worldwide to learn, network, and celebrate the latest advancements in the industry. It features a variety of sessions, workshops, exhibitions, and two prestigious awards ceremonies: the Game Developers Choice Awards and the Independent Games Festival.

When & where: March 18–22, 2024, San Francisco, California

Why attend: Attending GDC is an excellent opportunity to learn from industry experts, connect with fellow developers, explore the latest game development tools and technologies, and celebrate the art and craft of game creation.

2. KubeCon + CloudNativeCon

This four-day event features keynotes, breakout sessions, 10+ tracks, tutorials, and networking opportunities for attendees to learn about and advance the field of cloud-native computing. Besides the main event, there will also be side events people can attend.

When & where: March 19–22, 2024, Paris, France

Why attend: Of course, you can expect heaps of high-quality content. If you’re into cloud-native technology, KubeCon + CloudNativeCon in Paris is the place to get hands-on with the latest advancements, network with experts, and expand your knowledge at this immersive hybrid event.

3. Nordic Game

Nordic Game in Sweden (and Finland) is the premier gaming event in Europe, bringing together thousands of game developers and industry professionals to network, learn, and discover the latest trends. It’s a must-attend for anyone passionate about gaming.

When & where: May 21–24, 2024, Malmö, Sweden

Why attend: This event is perfect for game lovers and professionals; plus, 2024 marks the 20th anniversary of the Nordic Game!

4. Techsylvania

Taking place in Cluj-Napoca, Techsylvania brings together over 70 thought-provoking speakers, interactive satellite events, and hands-on workshops to get your hands on the latest tech trends.

When & where: June 26–27, 2024, Cluj Napoca, Romania

Why attend: Networking is the cornerstone of Techsylvania, offering a platform to connect with industry experts, thought leaders, and fellow tech enthusiasts from around the world.

5. Latitude59

Latitude59 is Estonia’s flagship tech event, attracting thousands of attendees from around the world each year. Held in Tallinn, the vibrant capital of Estonia, Latitude59 is a celebration of innovation, creativity, and collaboration in the tech industry.

When & where: May 22–24, 2024, Tallinn, Estonia

Why attend: The event features a diverse lineup of speakers, workshops, and networking opportunities, making it a must-attend event for anyone interested in staying ahead of the curve in the tech world.

Listen to our podcasts from L59

6. Google Next

Google Next belongs among the top cloud events out there. Over three days, you can attend visionary keynote talks and live sessions from leading technology experts and innovators. You can attend 101-301 level technical breakouts, collaborative training sessions, and exam preparation courses. You’ll discover what’s new and next in gen AI, data, cloud infrastructure, the future of work, security, and more.  

When & where: April 9–11, 2024, Las Vegas, US

Why attend: Learning, networking, and professional growth with hands-on workshops and sessions with industry experts to help you discover how cloud technology can transform your business.

Read also: Google Cloud Next ‘23 highlights and announcements

7. Infobib Shift

Shift is a two-day hybrid conference designed for software enthusiasts to expand their network, learn from industry leaders, and explore the latest trends in technology. Here, you can participate in insightful sessions, engage in interactive activities, and discover the future of tech.

Shift has over 10,000 virtual and 5,000 in-person attendees, with 80 speakers on six stages. It’s mostly attended by software developers, product managers, engineers, managing directors, freelance coders, creatives, and founders from well-known companies.

When & where: September 16–17, 2024, Zadar, Croatia

Why attend: Shift is the largest developer event in Southeastern Europe and a place to connect with a global community of software enthusiasts, developers, engineers, product owners, founders, startups, and IT professionals while exploring the beautiful Croatian coast.

8. re:Invent

As the world’s biggest cloud computing event, re:Invent 2024 is the place to be if you want to level up your cloud skills, connect with industry leaders, and explore the future of cloud computing.

When & where: December 2–6, 2024, Las Vegas, US

Why attend:

  • Immersive learning experience with over 2,000 technical sessions and hands-on labs covering cloud infrastructure, machine learning, AI, security, and more
  • Networking opportunities with peers, partners, and AWS representatives
  • Finding out about product announcements and innovations
  • Access to industry thought leaders

Read also: The 5 coolest announcements of re:Invent 2023

9. Slush

Slush is a global startup conference and technology festival organized annually in Helsinki, Finland. It is one of the largest events of its kind in Europe, attracting over 20,000 attendees from over 100 countries.

Slush is a platform for startups, investors, and corporate partners to connect, network, and do business with various sessions, workshops, networking events, and a showcase of the latest startups and technologies.

When & where: November 20–21, 2024, Helsinki, Finland

Why attend: Slush is a great event for anyone interested in the startup scene, technology, or entrepreneurship. The event is also a good fit for businesses of all sizes, from startups to enterprises.

10. Dublin Tech Summit

DTS brings together over 10,000 attendees from the global tech community, including top executives, entrepreneurs, investors, innovators, and others. With a diverse range of keynote speeches, panel discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities, it covers cloud computing, AI, machine learning, data analytics, cybersecurity, sustainability, and other topics.

When & where: May 29–30, 2024, Dublin, Ireland

Why attend: As one of Europe’s fastest-growing B2B tech events, DTS brings together innovators, thought leaders, and influencers from around the world. Learn from experts, network with peers, and discover the latest trends that will shape the digital landscape.

So, see you there?

This has been our pick of events for 2024 that we’re most excited about, and we hope to see you at one, some, or all of them this year.

Revolgy, too, organizes a number of smaller events and meetups in various places worldwide, so if you’d like to meet us and connect in person, we publish all the details on our website well in advance.