For nearly 25 years, Channel Partners has been the leader in bringing together the best of the best and enabling the channel to build relationships, showcase top solutions and stay up-to-date on the latest trends.
While 2020 may have been a disruptive year, Channel Partners Virtual 2021 is designed to help partners persevere, overcome and progress. Here are some reasons why you need to join us, March 2-4, 2021 (EST)...
In-Depth Conference Programming Designed to Help You Stay on Top
Business of the Channel Track
Technology is only one part of running a thriving channel company. The bulk of the know-how partners need to succeed is in business savvy, meticulous planning, and staying ahead of the operational curve. In this year’s Business of the Channel track, you’ll learn how to achieve high growth, create a rock solid business plan, pivot in the face of the pandemic and up your marketing and sales chops, among other critical skills.
Emerging Technology Track
The pace of tech evolution is faster than ever, with game-changing trends surging up over the horizon. In order to stay ahead of the pack, you need to know where your biggest opportunities lie. From online marketplaces to 5G, Internet of Things to hot opportunities in mobility, and more, Channel Partners has you covered.
Compare the Hottest Solutions & Services All-in-One Place
Meet with 50+ key vendors in the ICT space — from the service providers steering the industry to distributors and master agents making big investments to technology pioneers pushing the boundaries of digital business. Plus, our virtual platform allows you to filter by provider and solution/service type so you can easily find what you're looking for.
What types of companies will you meet?
- Backup and disaster recovery services
- Carriers and digital service providers
- Cloud services providers
- Data Centers
- Data platform providers
- Financial services providers
- IoT-focused companies
- Managed network services
- Mobility services providers
- Professional services automation (PSA) providers
- Remote monitoring and management (RMM) services
- SaaS and PaaS providers
- Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) providers
- Security services providers
- Software services and cloud application providers
- Storage solution providers
- Technology distributors and master agents
- Unified communications (UC) providers
What solutions and services can you explore?
- Artificial intelligence (AI)
- Backup, Business continuity and disaster recovery
- Cable Services
- Cloud services (SaaS, PaaS)
- Consulting, business processes/strategy
- Data center/colocation
- Internet of Things (IoT)
- Mobility and Wi-Fi
- Security services
- And much more!
Learn from the Best in the Business
Channel Partners Virtual is bringing 100+ leaders and experts in the channel. Here is a sample of who will take virtual stage...
Network With the Global Channel Community
No Channel Partners event is complete without fun networking opportunities to mix things up and keep you engaged, and our virtual events are no different! Here's what's in store:
Happy Hour Magic Show Experience (Sponsored by Iron Mountain Data Centers)
March 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m. (EST)
Iron Mountain Data Centers is pleased to host an awe-inspiring event featuring Alexander Boyce to unwind and kick off Day 1 of Channel Partners Virtual 2021. From appearances at The Magic Castle in Hollywood to the long running hit Speakeasy Magick at The McKittrick Hotel in NYC and being featured in The New York Times, Alexander Boyce combines sophisticated magic with a millennial twist. His virtual show is designed to create memorable moments that will be talked about for years to come. He's experienced yet young, old school but hip, mischievous yet authentic. Join Boyce and fellow Channel Partners attendees for an entertaining, interactive and comical magic show unlike any you've seen before!
Diversity & Inclusion Meetup
March 3, 1:25-2:05 p.m. (EST)
Get introduced to some of the organizations that are leading D&I awareness and change within the channel. Representatives from the Allies of the Channel Council, the Xposure Inclusion & Diversity Council and the Alliance for Channel Women will be discussing their guiding missions, joint collaborations & ways to get involved.
Second City Improv Comedy Event
March 4, 3:05-3:45 p.m. (EST)
Chicago's funniest comedy talent from The Second City brings you an evening of fun-filled distraction. You get to join The Second City in creating a singular online experience as your suggestions influence every aspect of this interactive, playful, hilarious performance. We're taking YOUR suggestions, so be there to get in on the laughs from your living room.