WHAT IS WorldHostingDays?
WorldHostingDays is a global event series for the cloud services and internet infrastructure industries.
WorldHostingDays has been around since 2003 and was originally focused on the hosting industry. Over the years, WHD has expanded and evolved to include the robust array of technologies that make online communication possible, and now WHD addresses the entire range of internet technology and culture.
We now host nine events spanning the US, Germany, Singapore, Russia, India, and China. We also provide special unique experiences for industry leaders including F1 racing and sailing.
Our main event is WHD.global, a week-long festival that happens annually in Germany. It’s where leaders come together to understand how all digital technologies fit together to shape our current world and our future.
With its unique programming and atmosphere, WHD.global is now the main global event for cloud services and internet infrastructure. It features more than 120 presentations and 200 exhibitors that bring you the most cutting-edge digital innovations, and topics spanning the entire range of digital technology and culture.
MARCH 25-31, 2017
Europa-Park | Rust | Germany
WHD.global is a seven-day festival celebrating digital technology and online creativity. More than 6,500 attendees come to WHD.global, located at Germany’s largest theme park, Europa-Park, to gain a clear picture of cloud services and internet infrastructure. It’s the world’s largest event of its kind.
Now in its 13th year, WHD.global has always been a fun an engaging event that’s been essential in helping attendees understand how all digital technologies shape our world. This year, we have must-see presentations and exhibits, a full schedule of activities and huge musical acts. It’s all happening in Rust, Germany, at Europa-Park from March 25 to 31, 2017. You can’t miss this event!
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
Moscow | Russia
WHD.moscow is the largest hosting and cloud event in Eastern Europe and your best opportunity to discover new business opportunities and make valuable connections.
WHD.moscow features a full day of sessions and networking at the Holiday Inn Sokolniki Hotel. Leading experts will be sharing valuable knowledge and experience. For instance:
- RU-Center Chief Product Officer Andrey Kuzmichev will provide an insider’s guide to the local domain name industry, the state of hosting in Russia, and SSL certificate market dynamics.
- Igor Kuzmin, ISPsystem’s head of product management, will discuss user-focused product strategy.
- Zextras’ Ekaterina Triandafilidi from will talk about how to simplify the management of complex, multi-tenant environments.
WHD.moscow is the best event for understanding Russia’s digital landscape, which includes more than 100 million internet users, and a quickly growing demand for ecommerce and online services.
MAY 18-19, 2017
Mumbai | India
WHD.india is the largest hosting and cloud event in the country.
India is the fastest growing market for hosting and cloud services in the world. It also has an incredibly entrepreneurial culture with 51 million small-to-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) that employ fully 40 percent of the country’s workforce.
WHD.india is an unmissable opportunity to discover new business opportunities and make valuable contacts.
More info coming soon!
SEPTEMBER 11-12, 2017
Las Vegas | Nevada | USA
WHD.usa is the main industry event in North America for the cloud services and internet infrastructure industries.
WHD.usa is a two day celebration of the technology and incredible potential of the internet featuring inspiring keynotes from industry leaders, sessions on the latest business practices and trends, an exhibition hall featuring cutting edge technologies and services, fun networking events and an exciting hackathon that will bring great code to life. Our goal is to provide content and experiences that are fun and valuable to the entire industry.
NamesCon: The Domain Name Industry Event
JANUARY 22-25, 2017
Las Vegas | Nevada | USA
NamesCon is the largest commercial conference focused on the Internet domain name industry, taking place every January in Las Vegas. The roster of participating companies and individuals includes every aspect of the industry from registrars, registries, web hosting companies, attorneys, brand managers, domain name investors, start ups, affiliate marketing companies, parking companies, financial service providers, and individual end-users.
Join more than 1,400 attendees for a four day event with engaging panel discussions, hands on workshops, and keynote speakers like Frank Schilling (Uniregistry), Matt Mullenweg (Automattic), Pat Kane (Verisign) and Paul Mockapetris (Inventor of DNS).