2020’s Upcoming Virtual Industry Conferences


Editor’s Note: 11/20/20 Updated with details for SPINCon 2020.

Just because the events world has gone virtual, doesn’t mean it’s not spinning on. Many annual industry conferences have pivoted their live events into hybrid experiences, streaming keynotes and happy hours to attendees across the country—and in some states, welcoming in-person attendees for expanded itineraries. Check out what’s new and coming up down below.


Dec. 1-3

As the only conference promising no murder hornets, Senior Planners Industry Network is offering a virtual workshop around the impact of COVID led by Haute Dokimazo, pajama bingo and laughter.


Dec. 7-9

Technology professionals will share how they’ve approached tech challenges during the pandemic and learn about the latest tools for empowering associations on the path forward. Learn more. 

IAEE Hybrid Expo! Expo! 2020

Dec. 8-10

While “the show of shows” is still expected in person at Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville with reduced capacity and -foot distancing, the three days of education and marketplace will also be accessible as a streaming experience.

IBTM World Virtual

Dec. 8-10

Originally planned for Barcelona, IBTM World Virtual will include one-to-one meetings and targeted education sessions.

Learn more here.

CalSAE Seasonal Spectacular 2020

Dec. 15-16

California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE) announced that the tradeshow and educational event, Seasonal Spectacular, normally held in Sacramento will be virtual with registration opening in October.

Interested in 2021’s hybrid conferences? Check here.

Happy streaming!


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