One of the many perks of being involved in the Salesforce ecosystem is the wealth of events available.
Attending Salesforce events can be an excellent way for professionals to stay up-to-date with the latest trends, tools, and technologies in the Salesforce ecosystem. These events provide opportunities to network with other professionals in the industry, gain insights from experts, and participate in hands-on training sessions. Salesforce events also offer a platform for attendees to learn about innovative use cases and real-world scenarios from the Salesforce community, helping to expand their knowledge and skill sets.
A Quick Glance at the 2023 Salesforce Events
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
West Valley City, Utah, USA
San Francisco, California, USA
March 21 (Bulgaria) and March 23 (Romania)
Sofia, Bulgaria and Bucharest, Romania
Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Dallas, Texas, USA
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
New York City, NY, USA
Las Vegas, NV, USA and Salesforce+
Fresno, CA, USA
Austin, TX, USA
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Prague, Czech Republic
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
London, United Kingdom
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Portland, Oregon, USA
Lake Tahoe, California, USA
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
Orlando, Florida, USA
Why attend Salesforce events?
By attending Salesforce events, professionals can stay connected to the community, build their personal and professional networks, and stay at the forefront of the latest developments in the Salesforce world.
One of the main benefits of attending Salesforce events is the opportunity to network with other professionals in the industry. These events attract a wide range of attendees, from Salesforce developers and administrators to business analysts and executives. By attending these events, you'll have the chance to connect with other professionals, exchange ideas, and build relationships that can help you advance your career or grow your business.
Learning New Skills and Best Practices
Salesforce is a rapidly evolving platform, and staying up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices is essential for success. Salesforce events offer a variety of educational opportunities, from keynote speeches to breakout sessions and hands-on workshops. These events are an excellent way to learn new skills, discover new tools and solutions, and gain valuable insights from experts in the field.
Salesforce events are also a great source of inspiration. You'll have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders, learn about innovative projects and solutions, and see firsthand how other businesses are using Salesforce to achieve their goals. Attending these events can help you think outside the box, discover new ideas, and find creative solutions to your business challenges.
Building Brand Awareness
Attending Salesforce events can also help you build brand awareness for your business. These events attract a wide range of attendees, from Salesforce users and developers to business analysts and executives. By participating in these events, you can showcase your products and services, connect with potential customers, and build your reputation as a thought leader in your industry.
Gaining a Competitive Edge
By attending Salesforce events, you'll gain a competitive edge in your industry. You'll learn about the latest tools and solutions, discover new strategies for success, and gain valuable insights from experts in the field. This knowledge can help you stay ahead of the competition, innovate your business processes, and ultimately increase your revenue.
Staying Up-to-Date with the Latest Salesforce Features
Salesforce events are an excellent way to stay up-to-date with the latest features and updates in the Salesforce platform. These events often feature keynote speeches from Salesforce executives, where they discuss the latest developments and trends in the platform. You'll also have the opportunity to attend breakout sessions and hands-on workshops that focus on specific features and solutions.
2023 Salesforce Event Calendar
Salesforce and the Trailblazer Community organize events globally throughout the year, so regardless of your location — whether it's Sydney, San Francisco, Paris, Tokyo, or any other major city — there's likely to be a Salesforce event happening near you.
If you're interested in attending some of the top Salesforce events in 2023, we've compiled this list for you.
Date: January 19-20
Location: Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Cactusforce is a Salesforce community-led event designed specifically for Salesforce Developers and Architects. The event's goal is to improve the expertise and abilities of all attendees through a range of captivating sessions, such as overviews of the Salesforce Certified Technical Architect program, training, and readiness for board exams. The community's volunteer Trailblazers aim to establish a high benchmark for individuals who create high-performance technical solutions.
Event: Japan Dreamin’
Date: January 26
Location: Tokyo, Japan
An event that features both local and international speakers, Japan Dreamin' is organized by the Trailblazer community based in Tokyo. It serves as an occasion for Salesforce enthusiasts to connect, including business users, Administrators, Developers, Architects, Marketers, and others.
Event: Salesforce World Tour Sydney
Date: March 1
Location: Sydney, Australia
Known for being a great networking event, World Tour Sydney features multiple tracks and presentations for all Salesforce enthusiasts, and is not to be missed. If you're in the land down under and seeking to connect with fellow Trailblazers in your region, this is the event to attend. R.M. Williams will deliver the keynote speech and share insights on leveraging Customer 360 to drive customer success.
Date: March 2-3
Location: West Valley City, Utah, USA
Are you interested in combining skiing with a networking event focused on Salesforce? Look no further than Snowforce! This event, led by the Trailblazer community, is essential for all Salesforce professionals who want to connect with others who share their interests in both snow activities and Salesforce.
Date: March 7-8
Location: San Francisco, California, USA
The TrailblazerDX event in San Francisco is an annual gathering of Salesforce professionals, developers, and administrators from around the world. The event provides an opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest tools, technologies, and best practices for developing on the Salesforce platform. The event features keynote speeches from industry experts, hands-on training sessions, and networking opportunities with other professionals in the Salesforce community. This year's lineup of noteworthy speakers include: Parker Harris (Co-Founder & CTO, Salesforce), Sarah Franklin (President & CMO, Salesforce), Francois Ajenstat (Chief Product Officer, Tableau), Steve Wood (SVP for Product Management, Slack), Parul Saini (Head of Business & Enterprise Applications, Uber), and the actor Kumail Nanjiani.
Event: Next Consult’s 10th Annual Salesforce Conference
Date: March 21 (Bulgaria) and March 23 (Romania)
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria and Bucharest, Romania
Consecutively held in two countries, the 2023 Salesforce Conference by Next Consult is an event that brings together professionals and enthusiasts from the Salesforce community. The conference is designed to showcase the latest Salesforce technologies, offer insights on how to improve business processes and provide networking opportunities for attendees. The conference typically features keynote speeches, breakout sessions, hands-on workshops, and social events. During the event, prominent businesses from Bulgaria and Romania will discuss their experiences and insights on their digital growth journeys, including the challenges they faced and the valuable lessons they learned throughout the process.
Event: Kiwi Dreaming
Date: March 23
Location: Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
The highly anticipated Kiwi Dreaming Salesforce event is finally set to take place in New Zealand! Organized by the local Trailblazer community, this event offers an opportunity to connect with the local Salesforce Ohana and learn new insights and skills that may not have been previously known. The main objective is to share Salesforce platform knowledge and empower enthusiasts to deliver exceptional customer experiences. Additionally, attendees can network with like-minded individuals and foster new relationships in the Salesforce community.
Date: March 31
Location: Seville, Spain
We close the month of March with dreamOlé — the Salesforce Community Conference in Spain! A highly anticipated Salesforce event that will be hosted at the prestigious Meliá Sevilla Hotel, the event is expected to bring together an international community of Salesforce professionals, developers, and administrators to share insights, learn from each other, and network. Attendees can expect a range of engaging activities, including keynote speeches, breakout sessions, hands-on training, and social events. The event offers a platform to learn about the latest Salesforce products and innovations and gain insights into how to implement them in real-world scenarios.
Event: Education Summit 2023
Date: April 10-12
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA
Organized by Salesforce, the Education Summit 2023 is an event that will take place in Dallas, Texas. The summit is designed to bring together educators, staff, alumni, administrators, and industry leaders to share insights and best practices for using Salesforce in the education sector. Attendees can expect engaging keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops to help them better navigate their education journey and create lasting value for their institutions. The event will also provide ample opportunities for networking with like-minded individuals and building new connections within the education community.
Event: Salesforce World Tour Washington DC
Date: April 19
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Salesforce is set to host World Tour Washington DC, bringing the highly anticipated event to the capital. With multiple tracks and presentations aimed at catering to all levels of Salesforce enthusiasts, this event promises to be a major networking opportunity for attendees. Interested individuals are advised to sign up for more information as it becomes available to ensure they don't miss out.
Event: Albanian Dreamin’
Date: April 29
Location: Tirana, Albania
The upcoming Albanian Dreamin' Conference 2023 is set to be a major event in the region, with 12 distinguished speakers from 10 different countries sharing their insights. Attendees can look forward to engaging keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops focused on the latest Salesforce products and innovations. The event promises to offer a valuable platform for networking and learning among Salesforce professionals, developers, and administrators in the region.
Event: Salesforce World Tour New York
Date: May 4
Location: New York City, NY, USA
The Salesforce World Tour is being brought to NYC by Salesforce, and it promises to be a major networking event with a variety of tracks and presentations, attendees can expect to learn about the latest Salesforce innovations and network with like-minded individuals. This event provides a valuable opportunity to gain insights into how other businesses are using the platform to drive success. If you're interested in staying up-to-date on the latest Salesforce trends and best practices, the Salesforce World Tour New York is an event you won't want to miss.
Event: Tableau Conference 2023
Date: May 9-11
Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA and Salesforce+
A major analytics conference in the industry, Tableau Conference 2023 is a celebration of both the power of data and the individuals who drive it. Featuring over 200 sessions, hands-on training, and beloved events like Iron Viz and Data Night Out, attendees can expect to find something that suits their interests and needs, whether they aim to elevate their careers or transform their businesses through data.
Event: CenCal Dreamin’
Date: May 11
Location: Fresno, CA, USA
CenCal Dreamin' is an annual event that brings together Salesforce Trailblazers from all backgrounds, including executives, managers, developers, and administrators. Hosted in Central California, the event offers a unique opportunity to connect with other professionals and learn about the latest innovations and best practices within the Salesforce ecosystem. This marks the fourth time the event will take place in-person, and is a must-attend event that offers something for everyone in the Salesforce community.
Event: Texas Dreamin’
Date: May 18-19
Location: Austin, TX, USA
Texas Dreamin' is a community-led conference that celebrates and supports individuals who use Salesforce. Led by a passionate group of Salesforce Community leaders from across Texas, this event offers a wealth of knowledge and inspiration to attendees. The organizers are committed to creating a dynamic and diverse environment that empowers Salesforce users, admins, developers, and partners. Through strong connections, core skill-building, and career development, Texas Dreamin' aims to create a high-energy atmosphere that fosters growth and success within the Salesforce community.
Event: India Dreamin’
Date: May 20
Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Namastey! Organized by the dynamic Salesforce community in India, India Dreamin' is open to all Salesforce users who share a passion for innovation – developers, admins, partners, customers, and students around the world. If you are an existing Salesforce user or you are wondering what all the hype around Salesforce is, then this is a must-attend event for you. With inspiring keynotes, informative speaker sessions, and success stories from partners and customers, India Dreamin’ promises a full day of immersive programming that's sure to leave you feeling inspired and energized.
Event: Czech Dreamin’
Date: May 26
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Czech Dreamin' promises a full day of learning and hands-on experiences for attendees. Organized by the Trailblazer community, the event offers something for everyone, whether you're seeking to network with peers or dive deeper into Salesforce products. With a diverse range of programming, Czech Dreamin' is an opportunity to connect with others within the ecosystem, and to enhance one’s knowledge.
Event: Buckeye Dreamin’
Date: June 7-9
Location: Columbus, Ohio, USA
Buckeye Dreamin' is an annual in-person Salesforce community-led conference that takes place in Ohio, USA. With a focus on fostering growth and innovation, the event aims to bring together Ohio-based Salesforce enthusiasts to share knowledge, learn from each other, and network. The event also features keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops, and provides a platform for individuals to build their skills, enhance their knowledge, and advance their careers in the Salesforce ecosystem.
Event: Connections 2023
Date: June 8-9
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Are you seeking to optimize the different aspects of Customer 360? Connections 2023 is an annual conference organized by Salesforce that brings together marketing, commerce, and service professionals from all over the world. The event is designed to provide a dynamic and immersive experience. It offers insights on the latest trends, best practices, and technologies in marketing, commerce, and service, and is a must-attend for anyone looking to stay ahead in the game.
Event: London’s Calling
Date: June 9
Location: London, United Kingdom
London's Calling, known as the foremost community-led Salesforce event in Europe, showcases an impressive feat of seven simultaneous sessions! The event brings together Salesforce professionals, including developers, admins, partners, and users, to share knowledge, learn from each other, and network. With keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops, London's Calling offers a diverse range of programming designed to enhance attendees' skills, knowledge, and career prospects in the Salesforce ecosystem.
Event: Dreamin’ In Color
Date: June 14-16
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
A conference designed for Black Salesforce professionals, whether they are already in the industry or aspiring to enter it, Dreamin' In Color is a Salesforce event that celebrates the diversity and inclusivity of the Salesforce ecosystem. The event is organized by a group of Salesforce professionals who believe in creating an environment that encourages equality, diversity, and social responsibility. The event features keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities that highlight the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
Date: June 16
Location: Brussels, Belgium
YeurDreamin' is the inaugural community-led Salesforce event that is hosted in the Benelux Union, which is a political and economic alliance between Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. The event provides a platform for Salesforce enthusiasts in the region to come together, share ideas, and learn from each other. The conference is organized by a group of experienced Salesforce professionals who aim to create a welcoming and inclusive environment for all attendees. It covers various topics related to Salesforce, including admin and developer skills, business strategy, and innovation.
Date: June 23
Location: Warsaw, Poland
In 2023, developers can look forward to their very own event in Warsaw that will focus on developer and architect-oriented topics. ApexDreamin' will offer masterclasses, best practice sharing sessions, certification guidance, and presentations that cater to all levels of technical abilities and experience. The event will feature relevant and inspiring content that centers on the developer and architectural side of the Salesforce career path.
Event: Southeast Dreamin’
Date: June 29-30
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Southeast Dreamin’ is an exciting 2-day conference led by the Salesforce community that offers attendees the chance to expand their knowledge on all things Salesforce technologies. The event features inspiring keynotes from Trailblazers and a chance to network with other Salesforce enthusiasts. It is a must-attend event for anyone looking to learn and have fun while doing so.
Date: July 12-13
Location: Portland, Oregon, USA
Forcelandia is an annual community-led Salesforce event that takes place in Portland, Oregon. The event is known for its unique blend of informative sessions (especially on the programmatic aspect of the Salesforce platform), hands-on workshops, and community networking opportunities. Attendees can expect to hear from a variety of experts and Trailblazers, as well as participate in fun activities and games. Forcelandia offers a great opportunity for Salesforce professionals to expand their knowledge, connect with peers, and have fun in a relaxed and informal environment.
Event: Tahoe Dreamin’
Date: July 20-21
Location: Lake Tahoe, California, USA
Tahoe Dreamin' is an annual Salesforce community-led event that takes place in beautiful South Lake Tahoe, California. Meet other exceptional Trailblazers in a laid-back and enjoyable setting, where you can indulge in one and a half days of Salesforce excellence, featuring four keynote speeches and over 20 informative sessions. The tracks available at the event are designed for Admins/Developers, Architects, and Partners.
Event: MidWest Dreamin'
Date: August 16-18
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
This two-day event brings together Salesforce users, admins, developers, and partners from across the region and beyond to learn, connect, and have fun. Attendees can choose from a variety of sessions and workshops led by industry experts, as well as engage in hands-on training and networking opportunities.
Event: WITness Success
Date: August 18-19
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
WITness Success is a unique conference that specifically focuses on women in technology (WIT), offering them a platform to network and share their knowledge and experiences in the tech industry. This event will feature inspiring keynotes, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops conducted by industry experts, aimed at empowering and uplifting women in tech. The conference's objectives are to promote diversity and inclusion and provide opportunities for professional growth and development for women in the technology sector.
Date: September 12-14
Location: San Francisco, California, USA
One of the largest tech conferences in the world, Dreamforce is Salesforce's annual flagship event that takes place in San Francisco, California. It brings together 170,000 attendees (business leaders, industry experts, customers, partners, and Salesforce enthusiasts) from around the world for three days of inspiration, innovation, and learning. The event offers more than 2,700 sessions and workshops, featuring keynotes from top speakers representing elite companies. Dreamforce is also known for its entertainment and social events, including concerts and parties, making it a must-attend event for anyone in the Salesforce ecosystem.
Event: Northeast Dreamin’
Date: October 5-6
Location: Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
Northeast Dreamin' is eagerly awaited by Trailblazers in the Northeast United States. This community-led event guarantees to be an enriching experience, with insightful sessions, inspiring stories, and the chance to network with other local Trailblazers. This multi-day conference is dedicated to providing attendees with opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills in all things Salesforce.
Event: North Africa Dreamin’
Date: October 21
Location: Casablanca, Morocco
North Africa Dreamin' is a one-day community-led conference held in Casablanca that aims to bring the Ohana spirit to the region. This Dreamforce-like event offers inspiring speakers, valuable sessions, and opportunities to connect with the local community. It provides a unique chance for attendees to expand their knowledge of Salesforce technologies and build relationships with fellow professionals.
Event: Florida Dreamin’
Date: October 22-24
Location: Orlando, Florida, USA
Florida Dreamin' is an annual event that brings together Salesforce professionals and enthusiasts from across Florida and beyond. The conference offers an opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest Salesforce products and innovations, network with industry leaders and experts, and attend informative sessions and workshops. The event typically features keynote speakers, hands-on training sessions, and an expo floor showcasing the latest Salesforce solutions and technologies.
Event: French Touch Dreamin’
Date: November 30
Location: Paris, France
Bonjour! French Touch Dreamin' is an annual Salesforce conference organized by the Paris Trailblazer community, which brings together Salesforce professionals and enthusiasts from across France and Europe. If you're seeking to connect with like-minded professionals, learn about the latest Salesforce products and innovations, and attend informative sessions and workshops, French Touch Dreamin' is the event for you.
While there are numerous Salesforce events throughout the year, there are currently no significant events scheduled for December. However, keep an eye out for updates as there is often a holiday-themed Salesforce event during December.
As seen above, the 2023 Salesforce Event Calendar promises to be exciting and dynamic, offering numerous opportunities for professionals to learn, connect, and grow.
By attending these events, you'll gain valuable insights, learn new skills, and discover innovative solutions that can help you achieve your business goals. Whether you're a seasoned Salesforce pro or just starting your journey in the ecosystem, attending one or more of the events on this list can help you stay informed and up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies in the industry. From Dreamforce to TrailblazerDX, these events offer something for everyone, so start planning now to make the most of your 2023 Salesforce event experience.
We hope to see you there!
What Certification are you studying for now?
Focus on Force currently provides practice exams and study guides for fifteen certifications.