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


Bleeding-edge for the Enterprise

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


Apache Beam


Hardware Transactional Memory

Applied Academic Research

Stream Processing



Low Latency Microservices

Distributed System Verification


JDK Internals


Cloud Optimization

Microservices Implementation



Brand Promise

More than 100 speakers

Spring Framework Committer @Pivotal
VP Engineering @StitchFix, Previously @Google & @Ebay
Site Reliability Manager @Google
Co-Founder & CTO @Crowdstrike
Sr Director of Engineering @CrowdStrike
Managing Director @Two Sigma Investments
Cloud Technology Consultant with an expertise in Serverless Computing
Senior Chaos Engineer @Netflix

Over 100 more speakers...

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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


This Year

Site Reliability Manager @Google
Co-Founder & CTO @Crowdstrike

Last Year

Project Manager at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory who develops spacecraft technologies enabling exploration of Mars, Venus, and deep...

Inventor, Professor, Co-Founder best known for his CAP Theorem. Currently VP of Infrastructure @Google and tenured CS professor @...

Author, Founder, Entrepreneur, Engineer who leads product @ShapeSecurity. Previously, held Click Czar title @Google $23BN/year pay per...

Author, Engineer, CTO @Etsy. Previously, worked @Yahoo with @Flickr. Expertise around capacity planning for large scale infrastructure...

Last Year's Workshops (2016)

NY Venue

New York Marriott Marquis

New York Marriott Marquis

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


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.

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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 


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.


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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    • Over 50% of our readers are software architects
    • The majority of our audience is comprised of senior-level developers and architects
    • All our content is written by practitioners

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