Top data analytics and data science conferences to attend in 2024

The data and analytics industry has no shortage of annual conferences you can attend. But, with game-changing launches with ChatGPT, 2023 is shaping up to be an extraordinary year for innovation. If you want to be a truly data-driven organization, you’ll want to hear insights from the industry's leading voices, and discover the technology solutions that are sure to be shared at this year’s events. 

Here’s our shortlist of top data analytics and data science events you should attend in 2023:

Data Renaissance

Data: October 3, 2024

Location: New York

The days of GenAI being reserved for a privileged few are long gone. As we enter the GenAI-powered data world, you need greater clarity on how they can drive outcomes for your products, customers—and ultimately your businesses. This year, we bring you the Data Renaissance tour packed with thought-provoking sessions paneled by industry leaders (like our own Cindi Howson)  that will help you learn how to access, build, and monetize data, tools, models, and applications in ways that were previously unimaginable. You’ll also get a sneak peek into ThoughtSpot’s product roadmap and learn how to make the most of data and analytics trends in 2024 and beyond. Save your seat today!

Databricks Data + AI Summit 

Data: June 10-13, 2024

Location: San Francisco, CA

With over 500 sessions covering everything from data warehousing to the latest in GenAI, Databricks Data+AI Summit was a massive success. Compared to last year when GenAI took center stage, the 2024 summit leaned heavily on topics, such as infrastructure, governance, security, and new product announcements accompanied by live demos. There are a lot of insights for those who want to get the most from your cloud data platform, while simultaneously tackling security concerns. Watch the entire summit on-demand to discover the latest innovations, learn from hundreds of industry-leading experts, and see why customers love using Databricks and ThoughtSpot

Gartner Data and Analytics Summit

Date: March 13, 2024

Location: Orlando Florida

This year, Gartner delivered an incredible show at Orlando, showcasing the latest advancements in business analytics that our team can't stop raving about. 

Through actionable, objective insight from Gartner experts and keynote speeches from experienced data leaders, Gartner’s D&A summit highlighted the leadership, organizational, and technology priorities CIOs and CDOs must address in 2024. ​​

The discussions covered a range of topics, such as the emergence of GenAI in the BI space, how to adopt a modern approach to data governance, and the evolving necessity for CDAOs to reinvent themselves. If you couldn’t make it to their flagship show in Florida, don’t worry. You can read the Gartner Magic Quadrant 2024 to get up-to-date insights about the current analytics market and see why ThoughtSpot is a leader among legacy BI.

Coalesce The analytics engineering conference

Data: October 7-10, 2024

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Join dbt labs and thousands of data humans like you to rethink how the world does data at Coalesce 2024. Whatever your role, experience, or ambitions in data—you have a place at Coalesce. The event will showcase keynotes and presentations to help you discover the top trends and best tools in our industry and unveil dbt Cloud's newest features. Build your path and find your people at the largest analytics engineering conference.

Snowflake Data Cloud Summit

Data: June 3-6, 2024

Location: San Francisco, CA

The Snowflake Data Cloud Summit 2024 in San Francisco was a groundbreaking event showcasing the latest advancements in data and AI technologies. The 4-day event was packed with keynote presentations by industry leaders and visionaries, technical product deep-dive sessions and demos, best practices, and customer sessions. The event was also marked by memorable social events where attendees had the opportunity to connect with other data enthusiasts.

ThoughtSpot showed up in full force, showcasing ThoughtSpot Copilot—the next-gen AI-powered analytics platform that will revolutionize your approach to data exploration and analysis. See why companies are adopting ThoughtSpot and Snowflake to bring the power of the data lakehouse to business users.

Big Data Conference Europe

Data: November 19-22, 2024

Location: Vilnius, Lithuania + Online

A hit every year since launching, the Big Data Conference is the event to take your data science knowledge to the next level. This 4-day day event features keynote speeches, workshops, and technical discussions in the areas of big data, data science, machine learning, and AI. Hear from 60+ speakers, network with your peers, and view the latest developments in the AI and analytics industry. 

Disney Data and Analytics Conference (DDAC) 

Data: September 9-11, 2024

Location: Orlando, Florida

For nearly two decades, DDAC has brought together professionals from all segments of The Walt Disney Company, offering attendees practical insights on how to incorporate data and analytics into their daily workflows—with a touch that is uniquely Disney. During this 3-day event, you'll have the opportunity to engage with over 2,000 professionals across an array of industries and academia.  

Find additional resources for the modern data analytics leader

Our industry is moving fast. In order to be a top data leader, you need a toolbox of technology and resources available at all times—not just during a summit or event. Luckily, we have a few resources that will help you stay ahead of the curve: