Why Attend

.conf20 | October 19-22, 2020 | The Venetian and Sands Expo | Las Vegas

What is .conf?

Splunk .conf is the premier education and thought leadership event for thousands of IT, security and business professionals looking to bring data to every question, decision and action.

Join us for four days of innovation, featuring today's thought leaders, Splunk's top partners, 400+ education sessions and numerous opportunities to learn new skills. Get empowered to do amazing things with data at .conf20.








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Why Attend?

Content, Content, Content
Dive into hundreds of technical sessions

Your data holds transformative power — are you taking full advantage of it? .conf20 will showcase over 400 technical sessions designed to enhance your knowledge of Splunk products and apps. You’ll come away armed with new ideas and best practices to help solve some of your most pressing business challenges.



Preview the latest trends and technologies

The source=*Pavilion is the heart of .conf events, showcasing the latest in our suite of products and numerous opportunities to pick up best practices. Connect with dozens of Splunk partners to see how they enhance the value of your Splunk investment.

Splunk University

Become empowered with education

Expand your skill set with our pre-conference educational training program. Technical classes offered by Splunk University are offered in a live, hands-on setting.


Connect with other Splunk data enthusiasts

Network with thousands of Splunk users to swap stories about your technology adventures, whiteboard ideas and share best practices to get your creative juices flowing. Bring your team and get energized with new ideas. With Splunk software, you’re only limited by your imagination.


It wouldn’t be .conf without some fun!

Head to our source=*Pavilion for demonstrations, contests and giveaways. Enjoy interactive games and entertainment, and save some energy for a fun time at the Search Party!, our must-attend .conf customer appreciation party.


.conf19 Tips and Tricks

Miss .conf19 but interested in .conf20? Catch up on our .conf19 Tips and Trick series to learn more about last years content, networking opportunity and overall program.

Breakout Sessions and Learning Paths

source=*Pavilion and Networking

Make the Most of Your Week

Frequently Asked Questions

.conf20 will take place from October 19-22, 2020. Splunk University will take place from October 17-19, 2020.

.conf20 will be held in Las Vegas at the Venetian and Sands Expo.

Anyone who wants to do more with their data. Operations, security and compliance professionals, architects, developers, engineers and marketers. If data is important to you, register for .conf20 and learn how to gain new insights from your data and systems.

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Splunk University is only available to registered .conf20 attendees at a supplemental fee. Splunk University will be held October 17–19, 2020.

Splunk University is only available for those that attend .conf20. You can’t attend Splunk University without attending .conf20.

Hundreds of technical breakout sessions will be available, covering areas in Business Analytics, Development, IoT, IT Operations, Security/Compliance/Fraud and Foundations. Click here to learn more about .conf Event Content.

.conf20 keynote sessions will be live streamed, and the recordings will be available afterwards. A majority of the sessions at .conf20 will be recorded at .conf20, and session slides and recordings be available on .conf Online within a few weeks after the program. Click here to view breakout session content from previous years.

Registration for .conf20 will be open in the spring of 2020. Want to get notified with updates about registration and speaking opportunities? Sign up to receive notifications.