1st-2nd: Food and the City Conference 2013, Austin
Rooftop gardens. 3-D-printed meat. The age of global food innovation is upon us.
7th: Startup Product Summit, San Francisco
Designers and developers survey the (sometimes short) life of a product—from prototype to sunset.
11th-12th: D: Dive Into Media Conference, Southern California
Captains of the media industry band together to face an ever-changing marketplace.
18th-21st: SES, London
Under the guidance of digital marketing experts, advertising pros learn how to navigate big data.
19th-21st: iGaming North America Conference, Las Vegas
How will Internet gambling regulations impact social gaming? Casino heads and i-gamers swap theories.
25th-27th: ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, National Harbor, Maryland
Entrepreneurs, researchers, and government reps explore the latest energy-sector developments.
25th-1st: TED Active 2013: The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered, Palm Springs, California
Hear TED-trademark talks on innovation, or participate in a series of project-oriented workshops.
26th-27th: Inbound Marketing Summit, New York
Marketing aficionados trade tips on leveraging digital, mobile, and social media marketing.
A version of this article appeared in the February 2013 issue of Fast Company magazine.