NEXT 2018

September 25-27
San Diego, California

50+ Speakers, 5 Tracks, 50+ Sessions Unlimited Insights

The best minds and most innovative solutions in one event.


The next 2018 livestream

We're excited too, but you'll have to wait a little longer. Check back on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 8:30 a.m. PST.

Your Data. Your Innovation.

See what's next for your data. See how to drive benefits for your business and for society itself from Hitachi and our many partners. Bring back insights and strategies you can use right away to transform your business today and build it for tomorrow.


Find Simple With Lisa Bodell

Innovation leader and futurist.
Innovation simplified.
Change accelerated.


Malcolm Gladwell Will Be There

Best-selling author and celebrated assumption challenger.
Fresh insights, guaranteed.

Preventive Medicine for Data Centers

"Hundreds of thousands of people rely on University of Utah Health for a broad range of healthcare services. Working with Hitachi Vantara, University of Utah Health has transformed its data center, reducing storage costs without compromising the security of its confidential patient data."

— Jim Livingston, Shawn Halladay, John Fagg University of Utah Health

Las Vegas Bets on Data

"Having good data is the difference between success and failure in the future. Having good information about your roadways, about your education system and about how your citizens interact with government really can make the difference in how you drive the future."

— Michael Lee Sherwood
Director of Technology and Innovation
City of Las Vegas

Hear the Latest on NEXT

Are you a journalist, industry analyst or blogger? Contact to apply for a complimentary event pass.


Group (3 or more attendees)
$795 each

Registration closes Tuesday, September 18 at 5 p.m. Pacific time. Don’t delay!

What Have Your Peers Already Done?

See this year’s impressive winners of the Hitachi Transformation Awards. Meet them in person at NEXT 2018. Have you registered?

NEXT 2017 Was Almost as Great as NEXT 2018

See what excited your peers at NEXT 2017

Rediscover the insights from our exclusive Breakout Sessions.

Check out the innovative technologies featured in the Solutions Showcase.