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The Best Reasons to Attend Dreamforce ‘19

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Discover the top reasons Trailblazers attend Dreamforce: to learn, network, and grow with certifications.

Hey Trailblazers, join the future as it takes center stage at Dreamforce ‘19, November 19–22 in San Francisco.

Since 2003, Dreamforce has grown to be much more than a conference — it’s no exaggeration to say it’s an experience like no other. From inspirational keynotes to visionary ideas to future technology, Dreamforce is four days that will change how you think about business.

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Now that you’re sold, it will be helpful to get your manager on board with the benefits and business reasons that support blazing a trail to Dreamforce.

Here’s what you can expect to do with an investment of four days:

1. Excel

Past attendees saw solid increases in organization productivity, customer retention, and collaboration:

  • +38% in sales productivity
  • +20% in customer retention
  • +29% in marketing campaign efficacy
  • +58% in faster IT integration
  • +32% in employee productivity

The stats say it all. But, run the numbers yourself with the Dreamforce ROI calculator. Once you’ve got numbers, craft your pitch with the downloadable letter template — it’s accessible from the same page.

2. Learn

Learn with a side of fun, and go back to the office as the smartest person in the room. Dreamforce ‘19 is a giant campus with a pre-conference bootcamp, 2,700+ expert-led sessions, certification opportunities, workshops, partner solutions, demos, and more. There are learning opportunities for every role, level, and industry. Explore the announced breakout sessions here — there are more to come.

3. Network

Dreamforce is the largest gathering of the Salesforce community so it’s fertile ground for new relationships and ideas. It’s common for a single conversation to lead to new customers, collaborations, partnerships, integrations, and more.

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Prior to the event, Dreamforce brings together the larger Trailblazer community for learning with Dreamforce groups, and there are even more opportunities to network throughout the conference. The opportunity to learn continues post-conference with active virtual and offline communities, so get ready to share all that knowledge and information.

4. Grow

Every year the best and the brightest attend Dreamforce. Be in the room when new ideas are revealed by business leaders, entrepreneurs, scientists, entertainers, and those who challenge the status quo. You’ll leave motivated to go out and create a brighter tomorrow.

At any given time, dozens of inspirational and informational sessions, keynotes, breakouts, and fireside chats take place around campus. Have a look at everything from last year’s event. And catch up on all of last year’s content with the Ultimate Content Guide.

Take the next step to join the future — learn more and register for Dreamforce ‘19.

Daniel Schiller Web Author

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