Dreamforce 2016: Tips, Tricks, and What to Attend

Dreamforce, the annual Salesforce Conference hosted at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, begins on Tuesday, October 4th. As the excitement and anticipation builds, we at Kredo eagerly await the arrival of Dreamforce once again. Techies, VP’s, Directors, C-Suite Execs, and a plethora of other capable individuals throughout the Salesforce ecosystem converge on Moscone Center for a week of knowledge transfer, sales opportunities, and keynotes from some of the globes social, political, and technological leaders.

 Why do we love Dreamforce? With over 3,200 sessions offered over the 4 day conference this year, the vast amount of breakout sessions, trainings, expo floors, and keynotes touch nearly every corner of the boundless cloud platform community. This incredible collection of knowledge creates one of the most rich and diverse gatherings of the tech community.

  Tips, Tricks & What to Watch For

With years of Dreamforce experience, we have gathered some of our tips and tricks and scoured the schedule to highlight what we believe are events you won’t want to miss!

 

Tips and Tricks

1. Sleep

Conference days are jam-packed with incredible opportunities you won’t want to miss, having a full night's rest is your greatest asset - allowing you to be fully charged to tackle Dreamforce to your utmost ability. 

2. The Essentials

Take advantage of the many water stations throughout the venue, staying hydrated is a key to your conference success! Also, pack snacks such as trail mix and protein bars to keep your energy aloft from sunup to sundown.

3. Take a Break

Don’t be afraid to take a 10 or 15 minute breaks to rest. The days are long and maintaining your momentum and stamina is paramount.

4. Location, Location, Location

The venue is massive, encompassing many city blocks. When planning your conference agenda, keep in mind the location of your sessions and keynotes you want to attend - you don’t miss a session due to travel time between locations!

5. Twitter

Engage in the #DF16 conversations and chat with us @KredoSolutions. We will be tweeting throughout Dreamforce - be sure to check out our #DF16 Memes

 

 What to Watch For - 

Dreampitch

When: Tuesday, October 4 (1:00 - 2:00 PM)

Where: Moscone West, Keynote Room, Level 3

Learn More: here

 

Fortune CEO Series: Disruptors Shaping the Future

When: Wednesday, Oct 5 (9:00– 10:00 AM)

Where: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Yerba Buena Theater

Learn More: here

 

U2! Concert

When: Wednesday, Oct 5 (7:00 PM – 10:00 PM)

Where: Cow Palace Arena, 2600 Geneva Ave, Daly City, CA 94014

Learn More: here

 

Community Cloud Keynote: Build Communities & Portals Fast with Lightning Bolt 2

When: Thursday, October 6 (10 - 10:40am)

Where: San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel, Yerba Buena Salon 9

Learn More: here

 

Women & Equality Summit: Leadership Equality: Women in the Boardroom

When: Thursday, October 6 (9:30 - 10:30am)

Where: Moscone West, Level 2

Learn More: here

 At Kredo, we stay on the front lines of new technology and Salesforce developments, which means Dreamforce is one of our favorite events of the year. Dreamforce is the epicenter of business heros solving the complex technology challenges of tomorrow. We look forward to meeting with you at Dreamforce and moving forward to achieve your business goals, overcome complex obstacles, and create a unique Salesforce suite to set you and your company on the road to success.  

Connect, engage, and have fun - See you at Dreamforce!