It’s a Summer of Salesforce — Events Not to Miss!

  • Jun 28, 16
  • Geraldine Gray

Looking for some summer Salesforce fun? Attend one of these events and get your knowledge on, have some fun and meet some great Salesforce users including Admins, Developers, End Users, Execs, Partners and other Salesforce fans.

Annual Ice Cream Social in the Cloud powered by Salesforce & Apttus – Houston, Texas

This is the annual Salesforce User Group event. It’s going to be bigger and better this year with special guest speakers from Salesforce and Circles of Success Teams. Keynote Ayori Selassie will discuss how to drive business alignment, change management, personal transformation and work-life integrity to make you and your business successful.

The topics that will be covered are:

  • Increase Sales Using Reports and Dashboards
  • Become a Data Management Rockstar
  • Ask the Expert
  • Track and Move the Adoption Needle
  • Unlock the Power of the Platform with Integration
  • Change Management Deep Dive for Large Customers

When: 29 June 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: BMC Software, Houston, Texas
Register here
Got questions?: Reach out to Rachel Rogers
Twitter handle: @rrogers09

Midwest Dreamin’ 2016 – Chicago, Illinois

This Salesforce Community Conference features three amazing keynotes by Erica Kuhl, Vala Afshar and Peter Coffee. Plus, the schedule includes 35 breakout sessions led by a diverse group of community members, industry experts and MVPs. Find more information on keynote & breakout topics on the website.

Lots of fun events throughout the conference including:

Demo Jam Round 1: During opening reception, audience votes will determine who moves on to the next round!
Demo Jam Round 2: The audience-voted Top 4 will again battle it out. Trophies will be awarded at the closing keynote.
Admin Trivia Game: Sharpen those minds and play during lunch on day 2.
Win a pass to DF16: Not 1 but 2 chances to win a pass to DF16!
Apex and the Limit performances: Two special performances by a band made up of current Salesforce MVPs.

When: 21 and 22 July 2016
Where: Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois
Register here
Got questions?: Send them to
Twitter handle: @Midwest_Dreamin

Surf Force – Aberavon, Wales, United Kingdom

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Surf Force is an amazing Welsh Salesforce User Group event that begins with Surfing (yes in the actual Sea!) followed by hands-on Developer, Admin and Consultant training sessions. There will be fantastic guest speakers sharing their wisdom. This is the event you don’t want to miss – especially since it’s free!

Outline Agenda:

08:00 – 09:30 Breakfast, introductions and day briefings
10:00 – 12:30 Surfing
12:30 ­- 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Salesforce speaking Sessions
15:30 – 16:00 Drinks and snacks
16:00 – 17:00 Hands on Developer, Training and Administrator Sessions
17:00 – 18:00 Reflective Drinks

When: 13 August 2016
Where: Aberavon Leisure & Fitness Centre, Wales, United Kingdom
Register here
Got questions?: Send them to and
Twitter handle: @surfforce

Have a great summer of Salesforce!