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The SaaS industry is in a rebuilding phase. The playbooks of the past won't work in today's market, so you need to upskill fast. The best SaaS conferences will help you do just that, bringing together expert leaders to show you the new way to scale.

Best SaaS Conferences 2024 Shortlist

Here's a shortlist of the best SaaS conferences I think are worth attending in 2024: 

  1. SaaS Open - Austin, TX (March 202saas-open4)
  2. TECHSPO Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (April 2024)
  3. MicroConf Americas - Atlanta, GA (April 2024)
  4. SaaStock USA - Austin, TX (May 2024)
  5. TECHSPO New York - New York, NY (May 2024)
  6. Dublin Tech Summit - Dublin, Ireland, UK (May 2024)
  7. SaaStr Europa - London, UK (June 2024)
  8. SaaStr Annual - SF Bay Area, CA (September 2024)
  9. Inbound - Boston, MA (September 2024)
  10. Business of Software USA 2024 - Raleigh, NC (September 2024)
  11. SaaStock Dublin - Dublin, Ireland, UK (October 2024)
  12. Future of SaaS - London, UK (November 2024)
  13. SaaS North - Ottawa, Canada (November 2024)
  14. Ascent Conference - Multiple Dates and Locations

Find more details about each conference below.

Best SaaS Conferences Of 2024

1. SaaS Open - Austin, TX (March 2024)

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SaaS Open

Overview:

Focusing on collaboration and open dialogue, this event is all about learning from each other’s successes and failures in the SaaS space. It's an opportunity to gain insights into customer success, marketing, and sales strategies.

Why You Should Attend:

This conference isn't just about the broader strokes of SaaS business growth; it's a deep dive into the real-world insights from those at the forefront of the industry. With speakers like Henry Schuck, CEO of ZoomInfo, and Nathan Latka, Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Founderpath, participants are in for a treat.

These business leaders don't just talk theory; they bring practical, hard-earned wisdom from their journeys in building and scaling successful SaaS ventures. Their talks on innovation, growth strategies, and customer engagement are grounded in reality, offering attendees a blueprint for success. This makes SaaS Open Austin an indispensable event for anyone serious about understanding the critical factors that drive SaaS business success in the current competitive environment.

2. TECHSPO Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (April 2024)

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TECHSPO Los Angeles

Overview:

This event marries technology with marketing, showcasing the next generation of tech that includes AI, big data, and analytics tools that are transforming the SaaS landscape.

Why You Should Attend:

If you're keen on leveraging technology to boost your marketing and sales operations, this is the place to be. It's all about future-proofing your strategies.

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3. MicroConf Americas - Atlanta, GA (April 2024)

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MicroConf Americas

Overview:

Tailored for the founders of early-stage SaaS companies, this conference digs into the nitty-gritty of bootstrapping and running a startup without external funding.

Why You Should Attend:

MicroConf Americas isn't just another conference; it's a focused gathering where the realities of bootstrapping and scaling a SaaS business come to the forefront. With Stephen Steers of Steers Consulting Group and Rand Fishkin from SparkToro among the speakers, you're getting access to a wealth of experience from people who have navigated the early-stage startup waters with success.

These speakers bring actionable insights on everything from strategic growth to marketing genius, all without the cushion of massive funding. Their ability to share what works, what doesn't, and how to make smart, resourceful decisions in the SaaS world makes this event an absolute must-attend for entrepreneurs who want to carve out their success stories in a crowded market.

4. SaaStock USA - Austin, TX (May 2024)

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SaaStock USA

Overview:

This conference brings together the who’s who of the SaaS world in the US, featuring in-depth sessions on scaling, lead generation, and customer retention strategies.

Why You Should Attend:

For RevOps leaders looking to scale their operations efficiently, SaaStock offers a wealth of knowledge and networking opportunities with leading industry experts. SaaStock USA is more than just a conference; it's a convergence point for the brightest minds in the SaaS industry. Featuring speakers like Kevin Dorsey, SVP of Sales at Bench, and Adam Robinson, Founder & CEO of Retention.com, it offers a rare glimpse into the strategies behind scaling and customer retention success stories.

These leaders have not only achieved remarkable growth for their companies but have also mastered the art of navigating the complex SaaS ecosystem. Their sessions promise to deliver not just inspirational stories, but practical, actionable strategies that you can apply directly to your business. Attending SaaStock USA allows you to learn from the best, making it an essential event for anyone serious about accelerating their SaaS company's growth in today's competitive environment.

5. TECHSPO New York - New York, NY (May 2024)

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TECHSPO New York

Overview:

A showcase of the latest innovations in marketing technology, from automation tools to analytics platforms, and how they can be integrated into SaaS businesses for growth.

Why You Should Attend:

It’s a prime spot for discovering cutting-edge tools and technologies that can streamline RevOps processes and enhance efficiency.

6. Dublin Tech Summit - Dublin, Ireland, UK (May 2024)

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Dublin Tech Summit

Overview:

With a focus on technology's impact on business and society, this summit covers a broad range of topics relevant to SaaS companies, including AI, machine learning, and blockchain.

Why You Should Attend:

Dublin Tech Summit goes beyond the typical tech conference by spotlighting the intersection of technology with real-world applications. With speakers like Dr. Omar Hatamleh, Chief Advisor for Artificial Intelligence & Innovation at NASA, and Sasha Rubel, Head of Public Policy for AI & Machine Learning, AWS EMEA at Amazon, attendees will delve into the forefront of AI and machine learning innovations.

These experts bring a wealth of knowledge from their work at the cutting edge of technology and policy, offering insights into how these advancements are shaping industries and society at large. Their perspectives are invaluable for anyone looking to understand the impact of AI and machine learning on business strategies and global markets. This makes the Dublin Tech Summit a must-attend event for those eager to stay ahead in an increasingly tech-driven world.

7. SaaStr Europa - London, UK (June 2024)

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SaaStr Europa

Overview:

This event is all about sharing scalable strategies for growing SaaS businesses, with sessions led by successful founders and executives from Europe’s top SaaS companies.

Why You Should Attend:

SaaStr Europa 2024 isn't just an opportunity to hear from SaaS industry leaders; it's a chance to gain insights from those who are actively shaping the future of technology and business strategies. With keynote speakers like David Hsu, CEO of Retool, and Maggie Hott, GTM Leadership at OpenAI, this conference is where cutting-edge ideas meet practical business applications. David brings a wealth of experience in building tools that optimize and automate software development, offering unique insights into driving efficiency and innovation.

Maggie, on the other hand, offers a glimpse into the future of AI and its applications in go-to-market strategies, sharing knowledge that can position your business at the forefront of its sector. Their sessions promise to provide actionable advice and forward-thinking strategies, making SaaStr Europa an essential event for those looking to push the boundaries of what's possible in the SaaS world.

8. SaaStr Annual - SF Bay Area, CA (September 2024)

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SaaStr Annual

Overview:

Possibly the largest gathering of SaaS professionals globally, this conference is packed with actionable advice on scaling businesses, improving customer success, and maximizing revenue.

Why You Should Attend:

Its sheer size and the caliber of speakers make it an unparalleled networking and learning opportunity for anyone in the SaaS space.

9. Inbound - Boston, MA (September 2024)

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Inbound

Overview:

Focused on marketing and sales, Inbound is renowned for its inspirational talks and educational breakout sessions on content marketing, customer engagement, and sales strategies.

Why You Should Attend:

INBOUND is an annual conference powered by HubSpot. It’s the perfect venue for RevOps leaders looking to refine their marketing and sales alignment strategies to drive revenue growth.

10. Business of Software USA 2024 - Raleigh, NC (September 2024)

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Business of Software USA 2024

Overview:

This conference dives into the intricacies of building and scaling a software business, covering topics from product development to marketing strategies. Expect to hear from seasoned entrepreneurs and executives who've been in the trenches.

Why You Should Attend:

This conference goes beyond just covering the strategic aspects of SaaS business growth; it offers real insights from industry leaders who've directly faced the sector's challenges and opportunities. Speakers will be announced soon, but Business of Software Europe held in March included Imogen Wethered, the Founder and CEO of Qudini, and Bob Moesta, co-founder of The ReWired Group.

The firsthand experiences and knowledge are invaluable, making this event a must for anyone keen on grasping the nuances of developing and expanding a successful SaaS business in today's competitive landscape.

11. SaaStock Dublin - Dublin, Ireland, UK (October 2024)

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SaaStock Dublin

Overview:

This two-day event conference focuses on practical strategies for SaaS growth, covering everything from product-led growth to international expansion.

Why You Should Attend:

It’s particularly useful for RevOps leaders aiming to scale their operations internationally, offering insights into global market trends.

12. Future of SaaS - London, UK (November 2024)

Future of SaaS

Overview:

A forward-looking conference that explores the future trends in SaaS, including new business models and the latest in SaaS technology.

Why You Should Attend:

The Future of SaaS isn't just another event in the tech calendar; it's a forward-thinking platform where the latest trends and strategies in the SaaS industry are unveiled. With speakers like Mark Sherwood-Edwards, the founder and a specialized SaaS lawyer from Clearview Legal, and Helen Marshall, Chief Learning Officer at Thrive, attendees are in for a wealth of knowledge.

These speakers offer unique insights that blend legal expertise with innovative learning strategies within the SaaS space. Their sessions are set to provide not just theoretical knowledge but practical advice on navigating the complex landscape of SaaS businesses, from compliance and legal frameworks to employee development and organizational growth. Attending the Future of SaaS is crucial for anyone looking to stay ahead in the rapidly changing SaaS ecosystem, making it a must-attend for forward-looking professionals.

13. SaaS North - Ottawa, Canada (November 2024)

Harley Finkelstein, COO of Shopify, speaking on stage with an interviewer at the SaaS North Conference
SaaS North

Overview:

Canada’s premier SaaS conference offering insights into scaling up, fundraising, and product management in the SaaS space.

Why You Should Attend:

For RevOps leaders looking to understand the Canadian SaaS ecosystem and network with key players, this is the go-to event.

14. Ascent Conference - Multiple Dates and Locations

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Ascent Conference
  • Dates: Multiple dates (see table below)
  • Location: Multiple locations (see table below)
  • Pricing: See the registration page for current pricing
  • Website: Ascent Conference
  • Social Media: Instagram | Facebook | X | LinkedIn

Overview:

A multi-city conference focused on bringing together SaaS founders, investors, and executives to discuss growth strategies, funding, and market trends.

Ascent Conference: Conference Dates and Locations

LocationsDates
Ascent Conference San Francisco | Parc 55 San FranciscoJune 10-11, 2024
Ascent Conference New York | TBDOctober 24, 2024

Why You Should Attend:

The multi-city format makes it accessible, offering a unique opportunity to gain valuable insights from various markets and industries.

Keep up with SaaS at an industry conference

The SaaS world is at a pivotal inflection point, and the way forward is being built on the fly. Head to one of these conferences to learn from your peers and lay the groundwork for the next chapter of SaaS success.

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Kerri Linsenbigler
By Kerri Linsenbigler

Kerri Linsenbigler is the Senior Editor for The RevOps Team. She cut her teeth on revenue operations while leading content marketing and insights for a global membership of go-to-market executives.

Kerri built her career on helping people win at work with nearly a decade of storytelling experience in advertising, marketing, and public relations. She is also the co-author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller Kind Folks Finish First: The Considerate Path to Success in Business and Life.