Kentico Connection 2013 a huge success! Thanks for being a part of it.

90 sessions delivered, 80 penguins entertained, 11 arsenal players cheered along and 406 attendees enlightened. Yep! Kentico Connection 2013 was a great success. Read more about it.

Kentico Connection 2013 conference

It was another great turnout at the latest Kentico Connection event, with over 400 attendees joining us for 3 conferences around the world in search of the highest quality technological knowledge and trending digital marketing insights on offer.
Boston, London and Sydney were our chosen cities, taking us closer to our main bulk of partners in the US, Europe and APAC region.
  • Kentico Connection London was held on Oct 7-8 2013 at the Pullman London St Pancras Hotel
  • Kentico Connection Boston was held on Sept 23-24 at the Boston Marriott Burlington Hotel
  • Kentico Connection Sydney was held on Nov 11-12 2013 at the Hilton Sydney
Check out the great video of the event, created by our partner NetConstruct

A total of 406 attendees joined us in Boston (195), London (116) and Sydney (95) from all over the world!


An info-packed agenda

2013 saw the first ever Marketing Track, an intensive and content-rich program for marketing professionals interested in staying ahead of their game, delivered by a host of industry experts. Many thanks to the following for their insight and expertise:

Jason Davey, Bullseye
Alan Jones, The New Agency
Jeff Willinger, Rightpoint
Scott Pettet, Lewis PR       
Dirk Singer, The Rabbit Agency
Mary Shank Rockman, MSR Communications
Tony Fish, FeynLabs
Martin McInnes, The Church Agency
Chris Blake, MSR Communications
Cappy Popp, Thought Labs
Phil Hendrix , GigaOm Pro

The newly named Partner track, delivered 2 whole days of case studies on and best practices for solving real-world challenges, presented by these great Kentico Partners.
Adam Hostetter of American Technology Services
Adam Reece of BizStream
Ajay Ray of Ray Business Technologies
Alan Anderson of I3
Andy Thompson of Get Started
Brant Cline of Data USA
Brian McKeiver, Kentico MVP
Bryan Soltis, Kentico MVP at Bitwizards
Daren Hawes of Web Design Magic
Dave Conder of Blue Modus
Derek Best of DataCom Systems Ltd
Ellen Radis of AHP
Gerd Hultberg of Janus Boye
Ilesh Mistry of MMT Digtial
Jason Prigg and Molivouth Boulom of CSI Inc
Jeroen Fürst of IBL-Software

Joel Macaluso of Imedia Inc
Jonathan Healey of Netconstruct
Kim Testa of BOIAA
Luke Ballantine and Jashuva Thupakula of Marker Studios
Maarten van den Hooven of IBL-Software
Manoj Shah of Pull Digital
Mark Ellis of BMF
Mark Sherwin of Precedent Digital
Markus de Haan and Nicole van de Wiel of Datacon
Matthew Swain of NetConstruct
Michael Kinkaid of Ecentric Arts
Mike Whalen of Bit-Wizards
Richard Wright of Union Digital
Tadd Barnes of Fuse ideas
Vince Mayfield of Bit-Wizards

 As usual, the Technology track brought informative technical and deep-dive sessions as well as insights into the powerful digital marketing tools at your fingertips.
See the agenda for Boston, London and Sydney.

All work and no play? Not at Kentico Connection

Best of all, we had the opportunity to let our hair down at the fantastic social events! Here are some memories of the evenings:

More great comments about Kentico Connection 2013:

Watch the Vox Pops video created by NetConstruct to hear what attendees thought!

And here’s what people are saying online:
I wished I could be in two places at once because of the quality of each session. It truly is one of my favorite events of the year because there is so much to see and so many like-minded people to network with…. There just was not enough time in the day. In fact I would say the 2013 version of the conference is the best version that I have attended so far. I am glad I attended and will be returning next year.”– Brian McKeiver, Bizstream
Quote: “Kentico revealed some really interesting features for Version 8 and showed how they were planning for the future. The Kentico team are really dedicated and committed to their customers and looking to improve all the time…I am really excited about the new version and I can't wait to try it out! Overall Kentico Connection was an amazing experience and I can't wait for the next one.” Ilesh Mistry of MMT Digital

“Day two sparked into life with seminars focused on the technical aspects of the Kentico platform. These seminars offered a compelling overview of how to simplify development processes, improve functionality and utilise Kentico’s CMS to its full capacity”. - Ridgeway
“The Kentico Connection Boston 2013 just wrapped up a few hours ago and, although physically tired, my brain is dashing around chasing all the pretty new Kentico features and ideas that were presented.…Between Keith, Sean, Sarah and myself I think we pretty much attended all the sessions available…Meeting up with other solution implementation partners is always a real highlight - so too is attending some of the partner presentations”. -  Michael Kinkaid of ecentricarts
The conference should be a ‘must attend’ date in the diary for all partners. Without doubt, it’s the best way to engage directly with the makers of Kentico, network with the wider community and further your understanding of the product. Keep up the good work Kentico, and we’ll be seeing you at the next Kentico Connection conferences in 2014.”  James Bloor of Distinction

Thank you once again to our sponsors:

Eccentricarts Raybiztech
BizStream Devotion

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Eva Palbuchtova (Blazkova)

Hi, I work as an Event Manager. I take care of upcoming events of Kentico Software and .NET user group Programme.