Cisco postpones virtual conference over US turmoil – Training & Development- Tempemail

Cisco has postponed its fully virtual conference that was scheduled to run this week until sometime later in June, citing US “turmoil” and customer feedback for the decision. CEO and chairman Chuck Robbins said the “first fully digital Cisco Live US” had been slated to start today, but would now Continue Reading

Google drops I/O dev conference completely – Cloud – Software- Tempemail

There will be no Google I/O developer and technology conference at all this year, thanks to the novel coronavirus causing a full shutdown of California, in order to contain the outbreak. “Out of concern for the health and safety of our developers, employees, and local communities — and in line Continue Reading

Apple shifts annual developers conference to online-only format – Training & Development- Tempemail

Apple has moved its annual worldwide developers conference (WWDC) in June entirely online, citing the “current health situation.” It is the latest largest technology company to cancel or move its software developer conference online.  Apple’s annual conference typically attracts more than 5000 attendees. “The current health situation has required that we Continue Reading

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2020 is still slated for June but with an all-online format

In brief: Apple on Friday confirmed what everyone had suspected – the in-person segment of its annual Worldwide Developers Conference isn’t happening this year due to current health situations. Instead, Apple will host WWDC in June as an online event complete with a web-based keynote and sessions. Craig Federighi, Apple’s Continue Reading

Microsoft eliminates in-person aspect of Build conference, will carry on as a digital event

In brief: Microsoft originally planned to host its annual Build developer conference in Seattle in mid-May. The in-person portion of the event has since been scrapped due to ongoing concerns about Covid-19, or the coronavirus. Earlier this week, Washington Governor Jay Inslee put a ban on events that attract more Continue Reading

Two RSA conference attendees diagnosed with coronavirus – Training & Development- Tempemail

Two employees of Californian security vendor Exabeam who attended the RSA 2020 conference end of last month have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, sparking concerns that others might have contracted the infection as well. Exabeam confirmed on social media that the two staffers had tested positive for the virus, Continue Reading

W+K London CEO Neil Christie heads up Tempemail’s conference for agency leaders- Tempemail

Neil Christie, the chief executive officer of Wieden and Kennedy London is set to take on Agency Acceleration Day UK 2020, Tempemail’s annual conference for agency leaders, with a keynote Q&A as part of the regular podcast series, Leadership Lessons hosted by Tempemail’s editor, Stephen Lepitak. Christie will discuss his Continue Reading

Game Developers Conference postponed to the summer due to coronavirus

In a nutshell: GDC 2020 has been postponed to an indefinite summer date, following the withdrawal of most major exhibitors. A few key events will be livestreamed, including the Game Developers Choice Awards, and exhibitors will be able to submit videos of their presentations that will be distributed online. But Continue Reading