.NEXT 2020 Chicago Call for Content is Now Live!

January 10, 2020 | min

If you’ve ever been to Nutanix’s .NEXT conference, then you know it’s the place to be for all things enterprise cloud. .NEXT 2020 U.S. will take place June 30th - July 2nd in the Windy City itself: Chicago, Illinois!

Never been there before? Then you need to! .NEXT is Nutanix’s biggest event of the year, bringing thousands of people from around the world together to learn about the newest trends in the IT industry and reveal the latest updates with Nutanix products.

But don’t take my word for it—see for yourself! Check out the .NEXT 2019 recap from Anaheim.


This week, we opened up applications for proposals! If you are a Nutanix customer, partner, or industry thought leader who is passionate about leveraging cloud technology and solving IT bottlenecks, we want YOU to be a speaker at .NEXT Chicago!

Not sure what to talk about? See attached PDF for tips on how to choose winning topics.

If selected, you will have a 30-minute session dedicated to the topic of your choice during the main event AND you will also receive:

  • A complimentary conference pass
  • 2 nights of hotel accommodation in Chicago covered by Nutanix
  • A session owner to guide you through the process
  • Professional speaker coaching from our award-winning coach
  • Feedback on presentation content
  • Professional services for PowerPoint cleanup

So now that you’re convinced, you may ask: “How do I become a speaker at .NEXT?”

You’ll need to fill out the online submission form that contains:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Session title and abstract
  • Speaker(s) name, company, job title, 50-word professional bio, and previous speaking engagements if you have any

That’s it! It doesn’t have to be perfect—just make sure your abstract is less than 1,000 characters and includes an overview of what would be covered in the session, highlighting specific products, technologies, and solutions you plan to discuss. For tips on how to make your submission stand out and examples of selected proposals, check out our winning abstract guidelines here.

Hurry! Call for content CLOSES February 28th, 2020, so make sure to submit by then.

See you in Chicago!

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