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Director of Engineering @Netflix
Senior Staff Engineer @DoorDash
As computing evolved, targeting specific hardware and architectures became impractical, leading to the development of language platforms and runtimes such as Java’s JVM and Microsoft’s CLR.
Software Engineer @Chainguard
Engineering Fellow @Comcast
Software Engineer @Google
Bozhao (Bo) Yu
Vice President & Senior Developer @MorganStanley
Senior Product Manager @Planview Flow Methodology
Independent Consultant and Author
Software Engineer @Google
Chief Architect and Head of Engineering @Datazoom
Vanessa Huerta Granda
Solutions Engineer @Jeli.io
QCon is a great place for industry leaders to share what they've learned, techniques they've discovered, and pitfalls to avoid without an overarching sponsor presence.
Engineering Manager @FairFinancial
Learn from software leaders pushing the boundaries in today’s environment.
Learn actionable insights to help you adopt the right technologies and practices.
The Many Facets of “Identity”
Pioneer of network design, Inventor of the Spanning Tree Protocol, Fellow @DellTech
Building and Using Generative AI Responsibly: Microsoft’s Journey
Responsible AI Lead, Azure AI @Microsoft
NASA’S Return to the Moon: Managing Complexity in the Artemis Program
Alicia Dwyer Cianciolo
Senior Technical Lead for Advanced Entry, Descent and Landing Vehicle Technology Development @NASA Langley Research Center
Level-up on emerging software trends
Get assurance you're adopting the right patterns and practices
Learn the emerging trends
Curated trends our Program Committee believes have the most impact in software development.
Explore the use cases
Learn how real-world practitioners are applying the tech to help you solve common problems.
Implement the best practices
Get implementable ideas to shape your projects that last beyond the conference.
I love the variety of topics. It is my annual recap of the technology industry and helps me keep up with what the industry considers modern and state of the art. And mostly I like the fact that people are open about sharing both their successes and failures.
Senior MTS/ Engineering @Salesforce
Curated learning set by senior software leaders
Essential topics. Emerging patterns and practices. Hand-picked speakers. Meet the QCon New York 2023 Programming Committee.
Engineering Director, SRE at @Google, previously Director of HealtheIntent Architecture @Cerner Corporation & Lead Engineer @Garmin
“What has always stood out for me has been QCon's commitment to its brand promises. First of all, it's focused on practitioner content. QCon conferences are all about the people that develop and work with future technologies. This starts from the Programming Committee, which comprises practitioners that are authorities in their domain.”
President of C4Media, makers of InfoQ and QCon
Learn from senior software engineers
Real-world technical talks from software leaders at early adopter companies
Learn what's next from world-class leaders pushing the boundaries.
Learn how senior developers are solving the challenges you face.
Get new ideas and perspectives across multiple domains.
Actionable insights from those working on real-world projects.
Time to connect
Intentional time built-in for you to connect with speakers and peers.
No hidden marketing. No sales pitches.
I love the QCon vibe. Everybody is down to earth and open to showing and talking about how they solve real-world complex problems. The speakers are top-notch and represent the state of the art in the industry. I like that there is no product/marketing aspect to the main tracks. I always leave QCon feeling refreshed, and eager to return to work and tackle something new!
Architect @Capital One Finance
Watch past QCon talks
Revisit real-world technical talks from innovative software practitioners
Ignite the Fire - How Managers Can Spark New Leaders
Former GM of Core Tech @Twitter & HubSpot Board Member
Loved by senior software developers like you
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QCon is a fantastic conference that has given me a renewed excitement in leveraging new innovations, technologies, and approaches to solve the challenges faced in my day to day role.
John McCloskey, Senior Staff Software Engineer @Bazaarvoice
QCon is an experience that has had an impact on equipping me to grow as a team lead and software developer. It has impacted the direction of my journey through the world of software.
Craig Hewetson, Lead Software Engineer @VASTech
It really feels as it's from engineers for engineers instead of many commercial talks at other events where it sometimes feels like a sales pitch.
Tomeck Swinkels, DevOps Engineer @ING
QCon is a conference which creates opportunities for any developer in the world to talk to talented programmers who use leading-edge technology in their projects and are ready to communicate their experience. QCon inspires!
Alina Lapina, Senior Developer @Experis Ciber
I liked the variety of the sessions and the high caliber and diversity of the speakers. The session lengths were perfect chunks, not too long which has been a struggle at other conferences. And the app allowed for easy planning and navigation.
Tia Jackson, Software Engineer @General Dynamics
I would definitely recommend QCon, It was a life-changing experience and I would absolutely love to join again!
Shai Tal, Software Developer @Derivco
'We Care' experience
A safe place where everyone is welcome
Enforced Code of Conduct
Sessions feedback for constant improvement
Badge optimized for peer-sharing
Accessible event space
Variety of food options (vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, special diet meals)
Detailed food labels
DEI guidelines for track hosts and speakers
Access to video recordings for 6 months
Different seating arrangements
At QCon New York you will find different seating arrangements that cater to different communication preferences. Some session rooms are equipped with mixed seating consisting of classroom tables in front and round tables in the back of each session room.
We are providing attendees the option to pick between a less conversational experience or the opportunity to engage in conversation, network, and peer-share with fellow attendees based on their preference. Each table will be offering fidgets and icebreaker activities.
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
Minutes from many amazing attractions, the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge is one of the most exciting hotels in Brooklyn, New York. Situated moments from the Brooklyn Bridge and close to Barclays Center and Prospect Park, the hotel provides guests with an inspired vantage point for their stay.
To learn more please visit the venue page.
Want to stay at the Marriott?
Benefit from our negotiated rates for QCon Attendees.
Reserve your room here. Rooms are limited and they do sell out fast, we encourage you to book your reservation early to avoid missing out.
Join Senior Software Engineers, Software Architects, and Technical Team Leads at QCon New York
QCon isn’t just a software conference. It’s the place where people like you come together to learn, share, and push each other to drive innovation in the software industry.
Software Architect, Technical Team Lead and Higher
Senior Developer / Lead
- Technical Team Lead
- Senior Management (VP, CTO, CIO, Director)
- Architect: Technical / Application (platform specific)
- Enterprise Architect / Chief Architect
- Architect: Solution / Systems (Integration Focused)
- Technical Project Manager
Meet and Learn from Your Peers
25 Minute Breaks
“The Hallway Track”
Longer breaks between sessions to connect with attendees, speakers & sponsors or take time out to re-energize.
An unconference is a simple way to run productive, structured conversations for 5 to 2000 or more people, and a powerful way to lead any kind of organization in everyday practice and extraordinary change.
Conference Social, Exhibitor & Hospitality Receptions. Opportunities to mingle and network with speakers, attendees, editors and sponsors. Complimentary for all conference attendees.
QCon New York brought to you by
the makers of QCon and InfoQ
We've been helping software development teams adopt new technologies and practices for over 17 years. The driving force behind every QCon conference is our passion to accelerate the software side of human progress.
Senior software developers rely on QCon and InfoQ to keep ahead of the adoption curve. One of the main reasons senior software engineers, software architects and team leads tell us they keep coming back to QCon and InfoQ is because they trust the information provided and selected by their peers. Join a global professional engineering community and adopt the right software innovations and practices.
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