12/12/14: We announced over 20 speakers this week that will be at DRIVE/2015, with more coming soon! Register today!

DRIVE/ is the preeminent event for professionals who are determined to be subject matter experts in the fields of data, reporting, information, analytics, modeling, visualization and beyond. This thought-provoking experience is held annually and is a must-attend event for those looking to leverage the latest innovative thinking and network with thought-leaders from the world of data. At DRIVE/ you’ll learn new skills, participate in technical deep dives and be inspired by world-class keynoters while interacting with professionals from high tech, higher education, philanthropy, government, professional sports and beyond.

Why Attend?

At DRIVE/ you will:

  • Have face-to-face interactions with industry insiders
  • Soak up best-in-class content
  • Experience up front and personal the newest technological trends
  • Be introduced to a global perspective
  • Learn and meet the leading vendors
  • Have a blast

Bellevue/SeattleHistory starts here.

  • Inhabited for 4,000 years
  • Home to worlds first gas station
  • More glass blowing studios than Venice, Italy
  • First woman mayor in the US
  • Seattle’s annual rainfall is less than that of Houston, Chicago and New York City.
  • Attracts 750 data professionals to DRIVE/
“The DRIVE/conference is unique in that it allows data-driven professionals working in the non-profit sector a chance to collaborate specifically on the work they do while also interacting with DRIVE/ thought-leaders invited to the conference from a wide array of industry backgrounds. Each year I attend, I am able to bring back applicable projects for my team to improve our advancement operations.”Erich Preisendorfer, University Of New Hampshire
“DRIVE/ provides the opportunity to learn from thought leaders in the data world to enhance your skillset for delivering increased value to your organization.The conference format is well thought out and engaging to all that attend.

Exceptional conference!”Catherine Troxel, Alaska Airlines
“DRIVE/ brings together thought leaders from industry and the world of philanthropy in a very unique approach to conference programming. The networking opportunities between critical thinkers in higher ed, healthcare, entertainment, sports, IT, and digital media and more surpass all other conferences. DRIVE/ should be on everyone’s annual list of things to do.”Tom White, University of Pennsylvania
“DRIVE/ is two power-packed days of big ideas, new solutions, and thought-provoking connections – to professionals, to tools, to concepts – that has become the engine for my work year.”
Tobin Eckholt, TACOMA ART MUSEUM
“DRIVE/ brings together a wide array of professionals and links their experiences. By framing what I do in broader terms, DRIVE/ gave me the ability to think bigger.”Andrew Percival, Seattle Mariners