Attending QCon Includes:

  • 15 editorial tracks across 3 days
  • 140+ practitioner speakers from places like Uber, Google, Dropbox, Slack, Twitter, and more…
  • 11 to 1 attendee to speaker ratio
  • No hidden paid sessions/marketing!
  • Video recording for most sessions included
  • Optional workshops following the conference
  • Focus on healthy food, including gluten-free & vegan

Tracks

  • Architectures You've Always Wondered about

    Case studies from the most relevant names in software

  • Developer Experience: Toolchain, Continuous Delivery, & More

    Trends, tools and projects that we're using to maximally empower your developers.

  • DevOps & Site Reliability

    Failures, edge cases and how we're embracing them.

  • High Velocity Dev Teams

    Working Smarter as a team. Improving value delivery of engineers. Lean and Agile principles.

  • Immutable Infrastructures: Orchestration, Serverless, and More

    What's next in infrastructure. How cloud function like lambda are making their way into production.

  • Innovations in Fintech

    Technology, tools and techniques supporting modern financial services

  • Machine Learning 2.0

    Machine Learning 2.0, Deep Learning & Deep Learning Datasets

  • Microservices: Patterns & Practices

    Practical experiences and lessons with Microservices

  • Modern Clientside Apps

    Reactive, cross platform, progressive - webapp tech today

  • Modern CS in the Real World

    Applied, practical, & real-world dive into industry adoption of modern CS

  • Next Gen APIs

    Tooling, techniques, & practices building APIs today

  • Optimizing Yourself

    Maximizing your impact as an engineer, as a leader, and as a person

  • Security War Stories

    How our industry is being attacked and what you can do about it.

  • Stream Processing in Practice

    Rapidly moving data at scale.

  • Today's Java

    Lessons from 8, prepping for 9, and peeking ahead at 10. Innovators in Java.

Learn from engineers @ innovator
and early adopter companies

Bleeding-edge for the Enterprise

Bring trends from innovator and early adopter companies home to your team

Bitcoin

Apache Beam

ASP.NET Core

Hardware Transactional Memory

Applied Academic Research

Stream Processing

Kafka

Non-ReST API

Low Latency Microservices

Distributed System Verification

MACHINE LEARNING

JDK Internals

Antifragility

Cloud Optimization

Microservices Implementation

FUNCTIONAL

REACTIVE

Brand Promise

Last Year Speakers

Co-Creator Apache Kafka/Co-Founder & Head of Engineering @...
VP Product Management @ShapeSecurity & Former Click Fraud Czar @...
Director of Engineering @BuzzFeed
Data Science Manager @Uber
CAP Theorem Creator, VP Infrastructure @Google, CS Professor @...
Runs C# Design Process & Maintains Language Spec @Microsoft
CTO @Etsy
Chief Systems Architect @Uber, Co-Founder @Voxer

Over 100 more speakers...

Click here to learn more!

Engineers over Evangelists,
Practitioners over Trainers/Coaches,
Team Leads over Consultants

  • of QCon attendees feel they are learning from an expert peer

  • of QCon attendees rate the level of content as expert

* Our goal is to reach 100%

Attendees talk about the Speakers

Keynotes

Last Year Workshops

NY Venue

New York Marriott Marquis

New York Marriott Marquis

Located in the heart of Times Square and the Broadway theater district. 

Address

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway New York, NY 10036
Hotel Website

Benefit from our negotiated rate of $329 for QCon Attendees and book your room before June 5th, when the room block closes.

Book your hotel room

The Experience We Bring

Leading Architects talk about
the other attendees

QCon Attendees Testimonials

Is QCon Right for You?

Our attendees roles are:

Software Developer / Programmer/ Engineer

Senior Developer / Engineer

Technical Team Lead and Higher (including):

  • Technical Team Lead

  • Senior Management (VP, CTO, CIO, Director)

  • Architect: Technical / Application (platform specific)

  • Enterprise Architect / Chief Architect

  • Architect: Solution / Systems

  • Technical Project Manager

Meet and Learn from Your Peers

25 Minute Breaks “The Hallway Track”

25 Minute Breaks “The Hallway Track”

Mingle and network with other attendees, speakers & sponsors.

Open Spaces

Open Spaces

Open Space is a kind of unconference, a simple way to run productive meetings for 5 to 2000 or more people, and a powerful way to lead any kind of organization in everyday practice and extraordinary change.

Discussion Café

Discussion Café

Lunch will feature sections of smaller tables for 4 around particular topics where you can meet each other in a more comfortable setting, in addition to the usual large 10 seat conference lunch tables.

Social Events

Social Events

Conference Social & Dinner, Exhibitor & Hospitality Receptions. Opportunities to mingle, eat, drink and network with speakers, editors, attendees, sponsors. Complementary and free for all conference attendees.

Healthy QCon

Different menu items:

Vegan or Vegetarian 
Gluten-Free 
Dairy-Free

Testimonials

What is a QCon Like ?

View the QCon London 2016 report to get a feel for what QCon is like and what we and some of our attendees felt were the most important sessions from QCon London 2016 - including Microservices, Containers, Modern Native Languages, Continuous Delivery, Programming in GO, and Applying Failure Testing at Netflix.

InfoQ

QCon by InfoQ

InfoQ has been organizing QCons across the globe for over 10 years now. For the same period of time we have been publishing news, articles, videos and in-depth/deep dive reports on hot topics in the industry. Our content is written only by real life practitioners and offers best practices from companies such as Uber, Netflix and more.

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    • The majority of our audience is comprised of senior-level developers and architects
    • All our content is written by practitioners

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