The new year is upon us, and entrepreneurs around the world are looking for tools and information to make the most of their business in the coming year. There's almost no better way to get everything you need -- including some amazing connections -- than attending the best events for entrepreneurs, wherever they may be. Whether you're looking for funding, need advice on marketing or simply want to get the latest information on current best practices, entrepreneurial events are the ticket.
There are hundreds of events for entrepreneurs held every year, and it's important to nail down the best events to optimize your time and money. Here's my list of eight events that every entrepreneur should attend.