-- VoiceCon 2000
Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Washington, Feb. 7-10The latest in technologies for enterprise voice communications, with more than 40 conference sessions in five tracks.
Cost: $1,595 to $1,795
Contact: Business Communications Review in Westmont, Ill., (800) 227-1234 or (630) 986-1432; fax: (630) 323-5324; e-mail: email@example.com-- METAmorphosis 2000 EastThe Peabody, Orlando, Feb. 8-10METAmorphosis 2000 WestHyatt Regency San Francisco, Feb. 21-23Get Meta Group's spin on what's going on today and what's to come tomorrow in information technology.
Cost: $1,095 for Meta Group clients; $1,595 for others through Feb. 1 (for either conference)Contact: Meta Group Inc. in Stamford, Conn., (800) 945-6382 or (203) 973-6700www.metagroup.com/events-- Windows 2000 Conference & ExpoMoscone Center, San Francisco, Feb. 14-16This conference is the first of its kind, focusing solely on the new Microsoft Corp. server operating system.
Cost: $1,195 by today; $1,295 after todayContact: IDG World Expo (part of International Data Group) in Boston, (800) 560-7612; e-mail: Windows2000expo@idg.comwww.windows2000expo.com-- DCI's Customer Relationship Management Conference & ExpoDCI's Data Warehouse WorldMcCormick Place, Chicago, Feb. 15-17Gain insights into how IT can support all of a company's customer-facing functions.
Cost: $1,095 to $1,595
Contact: Digital Consulting Inc. in Andover, Mass., (978) 470-3880; fax: (978) 470-0526; e-mail: ConfReg@dci.comwww.dci.com/crm-- Training 2000 ConferenceGeorgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Feb. 21-23Learn strategies and technologies to help improve learning and performance in the workplace.
Contact: Training 2000, c/o BillCom Expositions & Conference Group in Washington, (888) 200-5078 or (703) 318-0300; fax: (800) 654-8873 or (703) 318-7568www.training2000.com-- Data Warehousing Institute Implementation ConferenceAnaheim Marriott, Anaheim, Calif., Feb. 20-25Training sessions and information about the latest trends in data warehousing.
Cost: $1,350 to $2,150 through Jan. 18 for Data Warehousing Institute members; $1,595 to $2,395 for others; $1,395 to $2,195 for members after Jan. 18; $1,640 to $2,440 for othersContact: The Data Warehousing Institute in Gaithersburg, Md., (972) 578-5022; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org-- ERP World WestAnaheim Hilton; Anaheim, Calif., Feb. 28-March 2Learn how ERP can work for you - from ideas for reducing costs to implementation strategies to business cases.
Cost: $995 to $1,195 (discounts available through Feb. 11)Contact: ERP World West in Sunnyvale, Calif., fax: (408) 747-0947; e-mail: email@example.com-- Internet & Electronic Commerce Conference & ExpoJavits Convention Center, New York, Feb. 29-March 2A top e-commerce event, showcasing strategies and the latest products.
Cost: $1,195 to $1,495
Contact: Advanstar Communications in Boston, (800) 331-5706 or (218) 723-9130; fax: (218) 723-9122www.iec-expo.com-- Information Security Managers' SymposiumHyatt Islandia on Mission Bay, San Diego, Feb. 29-March 2Managing security in today's technology environment.
Contact: MIS Training Institute in Framingham, Mass., (508) 879-7999; fax:
(508) 872-1153; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
-- CRM Support Services Conference & ExpoWashington Convention Center, March 1-3Learn how you can improve customer relationship management over the Web.
Cost: $995 to 1,595
Contact: Help Desk Institute (ZD Events Inc.) in Needham, Mass., (800) 248-5667; fax: (781) 449-1413www.crmss.com-- Work-Life 2000: Past, Present and FutureMillennium Broadway, New York, March 15-16Discuss what challenges lie ahead in the workplace and how leaders and employees can prepare.
Cost: $1,425 for Conference Board associates; $1,625 for othersContact: The Conference Board Inc. in New York, (212) 339-0345; fax: (212) 836-9740www.conference-board.org/worklife.htm-- Managing TCO Effectively: Bridging the Gap Between Business and ITHyatt Regency, Dallas, March 15-17Learn what role total cost of ownership (TCO) plays in corporate IT and how you can balance it with business needs.
Cost: $1,195 for Gartner Group clients by Jan. 19; $1,495 for others; $1,395 for Gartner Group clients after Jan. 19; $1,695 for othersContact: Gartner Group Inc. in Stamford, Conn., (800) 778-1997 or (203) 316-6757; fax: Ashley Pearce at (800) 778-1998 or (203) 316-6474www.gartner.com/tco/usa