2019-2020 Chatbot Conferences: Top Conversational Events

October 30, 2019 (Updated)

Chatbots, Conversational Messaging

The advances of conversational AI and bot technology continue to accelerate. Staying ahead of the curve is part of maintaining a competitive advantage. For any business that has built (or will build) a chatbot, attending a chatbot conference is invaluable.

Businesses that attend a chatbot conference tap into a wealth of knowledge and diverse perspectives. You’ll hear from pioneers in the industry that are helping to shape the future of chatbots.

Enterprise businesses can expect to leave with key takeaways to apply to real-world challenges. They’ll also have the opportunity to network with industry leaders and potential partners.

We’ve compiled a list of 2019-2020 chatbot conferences and AI events in Europe and abroad. We hope to see you at the next chatbot conference!

Chatbot Conferences in Europe

Open Data Science Conference (ODSC)

  • Date: November 19-22, 2019
  • Location: London, UK
  • Overview: ODSC 2019 is one of the largest applied data science conferences in Europe. Speakers will include some of the core contributors to open source tools, libraries, and languages. More than 200 speakers are scheduled to present throughout the four-day event, including J.P. Morgan, Google, MIT Media Lab, Bloomberg, and Microsoft. 

ML Conference 2019

  • Date: December 9-11, 2019
  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Overview: This year, the Conference for Machine Learning Innovation will kick off with a Conversational Design Workshop, where attendees will be able to build chatbots and voice assistants. Over the course of the three days, there will be plenty of hands-on sessions, keynote speakers, and opportunities to network with pioneers in conversational AI. 

Chatbot Summit 2019 – Berlin

  • Date: December 10-13, 2019
  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Overview: Chatbot Summit is one of the world’s leading conversational AI conferences. This year’s featured speakers include leaders from Mercedes-Benz, the BBC, Google, BMW, Adobe, Salesforce, Vodafone, and more. The conference will have over fifty exhibitors, dozens of startups and hundreds of leading brands. 

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AI & Big Data: Global 2020

  • Date: March 17 and 18, 2020
  • Location: Olympia, London
  • Overview: The AI & Big Data Expo invites attendees to explore the topics of business intelligence, deep learning, machine learning, AI algorithms, data and analytics, virtual assistants, and chatbots.  Speakers will present case studies that provide insight into the deployment of AI across different verticals. Speakers include industry leaders from H&M, Barclays, Pfizer, Dow Jones, The Robotics Institute, and more. 

Machine Learning Prague 2020

  • Date: March 20-22, 2o2o
  • Location: Prague, Czech Republic
  • Overview: Machine Learning Prague is Practical conference about Machine Learning, AI and deep learning applications. The event will have forty-five speakers, eight workshops, and parties on Friday and Saturday night. The event will take place in the Rudolfinum, one of Prague’s most valuable architectural monuments and home to the Czech Philharmonic. 

IRX: Internet Retailing Expo

  • Date: 1-2 April 2020
  • Location: England, UK
  • Overview: The conference at IRX 2020 aims to help brands design experiences that drive customer loyalty. The conference will cover how AI and predictive analytics, combined with marketing automation, can increase your customer lifetime value. Other topics include omnichannel marketing strategies and how to effectively scale for growth. 

The Rise of AI Conference 2020

  • Date: May 13 and 14, 2020
  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Overview: The 6th annual Rise of AI conference invites experts, decision-makers, opinion-leaders and game-changers to discuss the impact of Artificial Intelligence on society, politics and economy. Topics will include AI use cases, learnings, best-practices, and vertical solutions for agencies and consultancies. 

CogX 2020

  • Date: June 8 – 10, 2020
  • Location: London, UK
  • Overview: By bringing together the brightest minds on the planet from industry, government and academia, CogX 2020 will explore the challenges ahead, and how AI and emerging tech can provide support for a better world.

OmnichannelX

  • Date: June 8-10, 2020
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Overview: OmnichannelX is the world’s first conference dedicated to helping organizations build strong personal relationships with their audience. The event unites managers and their teams, marketing strategists and designers, content specialists and platform specialists who are passionate about communication. 

The AI ​​Summit 2020 

  • Date: June 10 and 11, 2020
  • Location: London, UK
  • Overview: The AI Summit is one of the world’s largest AI events for business. The conference aims to arm attendees the knowledge, tools and experience they need to better their businesses. While the speakers have yet to be announced, last year’s impressive roster included experts from Facebook, IBM, Oracle, Mastercard, HSBC, and many more influential companies.

Research and Applied AI Summit (RAAIS)

  • Date: June 26, 2020
  • Location: London, UK
  • Overview: The Research and Applied AI Summit (RAAIS) brings together entrepreneurs and researchers who accelerate the science and applications of AI technology for the common good. All proceeds from the event help to award research and project grants with a focus on communities that would otherwise not have a chance to participate in advancing AI.


RE•WORK AI in Marketing Summit

  • Date: September 24 and 25, 2020
  • Location: London, UK
  • Overview: The AI in Marketing Summit is an opportunity to interact with industry leaders, influential technologists, data scientists, and founders leading the deep learning revolution. Topics will include Natural Language Understanding, AI assistants, targeted marketing, Search Engine Optimization, and more. There will be 30 speakers, group brainstorming sessions, interactive workshops, and networking opportunities. 

Conversational Conference by Frankwatching

  • Date: September 24, 2020
  • Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Overview: The 4th edition of the Conversational Conference by Frankwatching aims to help businesses future-proof their contact strategies, increase customer loyalty, and drive conversions.  The event will include inspiring keynotes, expert sessions, and demos. 

Global Chatbot Conferences

AI & Big Data: North America 2019

  • Date: November 13 and 14, 2019
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Overview: The AI & Big Data event series gathers key industries from across the globe for two days of top-level content and discussion. The events will cover the topics of business intelligence, deep learning, machine learning, AI algorithms, data and analytics, virtual assistants and chatbots, enterprise AI and digital transformation, and more. Over 350 exhibitors will be showcasing cutting edge technology and more than 500 speakers will share their industry knowledge and real-life experiences. 

Intelligent Automation Week New Orleans

  • Date: December 3-6, 2019
  • Location: New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Overview: Intelligent Automation week invites attendees to participate in workshops, Interactive Discussion Groups (IDGs), and more than fifty sessions on hot button topics. The event will also explore how to unleash the power of AI predictive analytics, how to scale your Center of Excellence (CoE), enhance data security, and much more. 

RE•WORK AI Assistant Summit

  • Date: January 30 and 31, 2020
  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • The AI Assistant Summit empowers attendees to create deeper, more personalized one-to-one customer experiences through conversational AI. The conference begins with presentations from Google and Alexa AI, and continues with speakers from Uber AI, Facebook AI Research (FAIR), and other distinguished professionals.   

Impact:AI 2020

  • Date: February 4th and 5th, 2020
  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Overview: Impact:AI 2020 invites attendees to learn, explore, and create with some of the world’s most accomplished practitioners, thought leaders, and vendors. This year’s presenters include technological experts from Lyft, Inuit, Facebook, Adobe, Amazon, Ebay, and more. 

DEVELOPERWEEK 2020

  • Date: February 12-16, 2020
  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Overview: Over 8,000 Developers will gather at DEVELOPERWEEK, the world’s largest developer expo and conference series. There will be more than fourteen conferences and tracks, including the AI Dev Conference. The AI Dev Conference will cover topics like AI open source libraries and AI for advertising and ecommerce. 

GPU Technology Conference (GTC)

  • Date: March 22-26, 2020
  • Location: San Jose, CA, USA
  • NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) is a global conference series providing training, insights, and direct access to experts on the hottest topics in computing today. The agenda includes sessions on conversational AI, deep learning, AI personalization, and more. 

Traffic & Conversion Summit 2020

  • Date: March 31 – April 2, 2020
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • Overview: The Traffic & Conversion Summit 2020 will feature seven tracks including: conversational marketers, big ideas, agencies only, digital retailers, digital advertisers, content marketers, conversational marketers and growth hackers. The three-day event will be full of actionable, proven, and strategic content from experts (and a few celebrities). 

Dashbot SuperBot 2020

  • Date: March 31, 2020
  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Overview: SuperBot 2020 brings industry experts and leaders together to discuss chatbots, voice skills, and AI. Last year, attendees enjoyed presentations from Google, Amazon Alexa, Slack, Samsung, Facebook, IBM, Twilio, and many more.

AI EXPO TOKYO

  • Date: April 1 to 3, 2020
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Overview: AI EXPO Tokyo showcases brands that are leading the way in elemental technologies, hardware, applications, and AI services. In 2019, it was recognized as one of Japan’s largest shows, gathering 233 exhibitors and 48,739 visitors.

RE•WORK AI for CPG Summit

  • Date: May 21 and 22, 2020
  • Location: Austin, TX, USA
  • Overview: The AI for CPG Summit invites data scientists, engineers, CTOs, and CEOs of leading brands to explore the impact of deep learning and AI for CPGs. Applications include Natural Language Processing for personalized shopping experiences, image analysis for shopping efficiency, and much more.

O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference

  • Date: September 14-17, 2020
  • Location: New York, NY, USA
  • Overview: The O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference will explore how emerging developments can be applied to practical and profitable AI for business. Attendees will learn how early adopters are gaining an edge by deploying AI models at scale. 

Digital Marketing World Forum 

  • Date: September 16 and 17, 2020
  • Location: Brooklyn, New York, USA
  • Overview: The Digital Marketing World Forum invites industry professionals to discuss how conversational commerce is redefining customer service and digital experiences. Topics will include the importance of well-executed chat and chatbot experiences, including voice assistant best practices.


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