International Software Development

3 Minute Intro Video

QCon New York
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge

Software is changing the world

QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community.

A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.


Wednesday Jun 10

Thursday Jun 11

Friday Jun 12

Featuring over 100 Speakers

Principal Software Development Engineer, Microsoft Research
Key Driver of the Lean Software Development Movement
Front-End Engineer at Facebook
Senior Director of Engineering at LinkedIn
Senior Software Engineer (Android) at Etsy
Engineering lead in the Google Apps group
Security Team Lead at Pinterest
Google Site Reliability Engineering Expert
Chaos Engineer at Netflix


Skilled at technical stand up comedy, Zudio Founder: in-browser admin for Azure Storage

Key Driver of the Lean Software Development Movement

NY Venue

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge

The hotel is situated just across the river from Manhattan in New York City's most celebrated neighborhood, Brooklyn Heights. The conference venue is at the same location as the hotel. 


New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
333 Adams Street,
NY 11201

Hotel Website


The QCon room block at the Marriott Brooklyn Bridge (conference hotel) is closed. Please contact the Marriott Brooklyn Bridge directly at this link or 718-746-7000 to inquire about room availability. Alternate hotels in walking distance (9 minutes) are Hampton Inn, Sheraton, Aloft, Indigo and NuHotel. There are no negotiated QCon group rates at these hotels.

Open Space

Every day at QCon New York, we’ll open space five times, once for each track. 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.

Why are we doing Open Space?

We’re doing Open Space at QCon because we want this conference to be yours. At QCon, we learn from the best and share with the best.

We come with passions and ideas that we want to share with each other. We want to connect with each other, create community around topics that we’re passionate about.

Social Events

Come attend to mingle and network with other speakers, editors, attendees, sponsors. Complementary and free for all conference attendees.

Things you’ll be enjoying at QCon New York

  • Breakfast to kickstart your QCon day
  • High quality lunch and snacks with option for vegetarians and gluten free
  • Breaks between sessions to network with your peers
  • Receptions with drinks and snacks to recap the day

Past Years

2014 / 2013 / 2012



What our attendees say about QCon


Our Purpose

Software is changing the world. InfoQ was founded in 2006 with the purpose of facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in enterprise development. We do this by providing our audience with unbiased, practitioner-driven conferences, content, and online community.

To see how we measure progress on fulfilling our purpose, please visit our social purpose index!

Membership Benefits

  • 76% of respondents said they come because of practitioner-led, high-quality content 73% come for innovative information that drives innovation in their organizations
  • The three most followed content areas on InfoQ for respondents are Java (66% of respondents), Architecture (65%), and Agile (59%)
  • The top two "personas" (title segments) respondents identify with are Developer (76%) and Architect (72%)