You may not have heard of Gulf Breeze, Florida-based security analyst Jim Nitterauer, but if your boss is resisting your request to participate in a business conference, he is here for you. In a 2017 Tripwire article, Mr. Nitterauer listed the most common objections to attending conferences (including cost and ROI), as well as eight key benefits. In summary, by attending, you are likely to build and fortify your relationships, learn, face challenges, participate in group research, and move closer to taking the podium on behalf of your company. Those invaluable opportunities - and many others that are more purely inspirational - beckon, in this month's edition of Ultimate Events.

Follow these links for the Creative Week (running 6-10 May) and Creative Tech Week (running 8-19 May) events happening in NYC.

May Events

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