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Top Digital Transformation Conferences in 2020 (with COVID-19 Updates)

As digital transformation continues to accelerate across industries and the globe, organizations and leaders are redefining how technology, people and process fit together and what’s required to succeed.

Here are 12 top events to attend in 2020 that go beyond the buzz-words, bringing together those leading the way in transformation, and sharing insights on executing those changes at the highest levels.


Where: Auckland

When: March 17, 2020 

Register: here
COVID-19: Update

New Zealand’s premier digital leadership summit is back for 2020. With international keynotes, local case studies and refreshed streams that align with applications of DX, this is an event you won’t want to miss.

Event speakers, featuring: Krys Nygren, William Confalonieri, Cat Matson, Mandy Simpson, Mark Leadbetter, Laura LittlewoodDarren Sanford, Damon Pezaro, Mike Grenfell, & Victoria White

Get updates on Twitter at: @Conferenz and #DX2020

The Digital Transformation Conference

Where: Sydney

When: March 26, 2020 

COVID-19 Update: here

The Digital Transformation Conference will bring together those spearheading digital initiatives across the enterprise to present on the many facets of digital business transformation. The agenda will address topics within both internal business transformation as well as the external factors of digital; overhauling legacy, people & culture, changing business models, disruption, customer experience, & product innovation

Event Speakers featuring: Darren Kerry, Mary-Claire Monsalve, Matt Shaw, Ken Anand, Michael Vullings, Sue-Lin Tin, Denise Tung

Get updates on Twitter at: @Roar_Media and #DIGTRA


Where: Edinburgh 

When:  March 26, 2020 

COVID-19 Update: here 

DT2020 will contextualize the key technology trends and industry disruption while exploring the underlying process of organizational change. The conference is geared towards senior technologists and digital leaders, providing an insightful peer-led environment and a valuable forum for knowledge exchange, discussion and high-level networking.

Event speakers, featuring: Sally Lait, Martyn Wallace, Carolyn Jameson, Dan Engström, David Meikle, Ilenia Vidili, Mark Stephen, & Ray Bugg

Get updates on Twitter at: @digitfyi and #digifutures


Where: Riga, Latvia 

When:  April 17, 2020 

Register: here
Youtube: Live Stream
Facebook: Live Stream

eCOM360 is a place where eCommerce, marketing, and digital leaders and policymakers come together to share concrete case studies of their challenges, approaches, solutions, and results.

Featuring keynote speaker Scott Gould

Get updates on Twitter at: @ecom_360 and #eCOM360

mesh conference

Where: Calgary

When:  April 27 – 28, 2020 (Rescheduled to September 16 – 17)

Register: here
COVID-19 Update: here

Mesh aims to create a digital transformation network and event experience to help organizations and leaders not only determine what to do, but how to do it — and how to be successful. Everyone brings a different perspective on DX and the mesh conference brings those perspectives together reimagining businesses in the digital age.

Event speakers, featuring: Dr. William Barry, Maria Bot, Kirstine Stewart, Mary Jane Dykeman, Lora Oehlberg, Tracey Bodnarchuk, Tyler Chisholm, Leigh Doyle, Colleen Pound, Matthew Ingram, Chris Hogg, Alison Pidskalny,& David Potter

Get updates on Twitter at: @meshcon and #meshcon

Digital Enterprise Show 

Where: Madrid 

When:  May 19 -21, 2020 

Register: here (no COVID-19 update)

The world’s leading event dedicated to Digital Transformation, the Digital Enterprise Show is a place where the synergy between knowledge and experience is achieved and where the new ways of making business, implementing new solutions and ideas arise. This is a global expo where over 300 world’s top tech companies, intersect with 500 world’s best digital experts, and 26,000 visitors. 

Event speakers, featuring: Ott Velsberg, Yoko Ishikura, Yuri Aguiar, Siva Vaidhyanathan, Silvio González, James Heighington, and more. 

Get updates on Twitter at: @DES_show and #Des2020

Digital Transformation Conference

Where: London

When:  June 4, 2020 (Live event postponed to Nov 19, 2020) 

Register: here
Online event: June 3 & 4 (first 1,000 tickets free)

The Digital Transformation Conference returns to London on June 4th, 2020 for the sixth time, this year they are moving beyond the buzz-word ‘transformation’ and featuring the many facets of digital in business with the latest thinking on innovation within digital. Hear from those who are continuously transforming & innovating, as the event brings together business leaders spearheading digital initiatives in various parts of the business.

Event speakers, featuring: Dave Thomson, Kate Simon, Fernando Fanton, Louise Elliott, Matt Mawdesley, Liesbeth Oudkerk, Blair Turnbull, and more.

Get updates on Twitter at: @Roar_Digital and #DIGTRA 


Where: Boston

When: June 8 – 11, 2020 (Free virtual event June 9, 2020)

Register: here

This 4-day annual technology event focused on digital transformation is designed to educate those in the industrial enterprise how to achieve strategic business efficiencies, and bring together the digital tools, strategic solutions and emerging technologies that are transforming companies worldwide.

Event speakers, featuring: Jim Heppelmann, Stacey Higginbotham, Nir Eyal, Rana El Kaliouby, Helen Papagiannis, and more. 

Get updates on Twitter at: @LiveWorx and #LiveWorx 


Where: London 

When:  June 10 – 11, 2020 (New dates: Sept. 2 – 3, 2020)

Register: here

The flagship event of London Tech Week, TechXLR8 connects 17,000 attendees with the innovators, technologies and solutions driving business transformation. TechXLR8 is home to 7 technology events all under one roof, allowing you to design your own event experience and easily locate the content, stands and networking opportunities most relevant to you.

Event speakers, featuring: Maarten Ectors, Odile Panciatici, Janet Adams, Paul Agapow, Abhijit Akerkar, Abdullah Albeyatti, Adam Banks, Laura Barrowman, & more. 

Get updates on Twitter at: @TechXLR8 and #TechXLR8 

Collision Conference

Where: Toronto 

When: June 22 – 25, 2020 (Collision from Home, June 23-25, 2020)

Register: here

Collision is the fastest-growing tech conference in North America, in its sixth year, Collision has grown to over 30,000 attendees. Following the lead of the European event Web Summit, Collision has become a crossroads for the world’s most influential founders, CEOs, journalists, investors, and policymakers.

Event speakers, featuring: Thuan Pham, Jamie Moldafsky, Cal Henderson, Rebecca Lynn, Rick Ridgeway, Rana el Kaliouby & many more. 

Get updates on Twitter at: @CollisionHQ and #CollisionConf

The Digital Transformation Conference

Where: New York 

When: September 24, 2020 (New date: Oct. 29, 2020)

Register: here
COVID-19 Updated: Relaxed refund policy

The Digital Transformation Conference returns to the US East Coast in September for its fourth year as part of a global event series. The agenda will be made up of keynote presentations, workshop facilitators, roundtable discussions, presentations, panel discussions, fireside chats and networking opportunities with the speaker line up and agenda announced May 2020.

Event speakers, featuring: To be announced May 2020

Get updates on Twitter at: @Roar_Digital and #DIGTRA 

DX Summit

Where: California 

When: Oct 12 – 14, 2020 

Register: here
COVID-19: No update

This 3-day conference provides attendees with the opportunity to see the world’s best digital customer experiences first-hand through case studies, presentations and workshops. Discover the latest digital customer experience trends, best practices and research.

Event speakers: To be announced 

Get updates on Twitter at: @thedxsummit and #DSX20

This post was updated on April 19, 2020.

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