QCon NY 2018 Social Events and Networking

Community Night - Wednesday

On Wednesday evening, QCon will welcome Community Events. Non-QCon attendees are welcome to join QCon attendees for those Wednesday evening events. 

  • 6:40pm  
  • Location: QCon session rooms

Exhibitor Reception - Thursday

  • 6:15pm - 7:00 pm
  • Beer, wine, soda 
  • Exhibition area - 6th Floor North & South Pre-function 

Enjoy drinks and get a chance to meet some of our exhibiting sponsors. Enter your name at the booths to win prizes! Past prizes have included drones, tablets, iwatches, GoPros, ipods, Raspberry Pis, and more!

QCon Conference Reception - Thursday

Attend to mingle and network with other attendees, speakers, editors. 

  • Beer, wine, soda 
  • Complimentary for all conference attendees (BADGE REQUIRED)
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Broadway Lounge, 8th flr. 

QCon Reception - Friday

  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm 
  • Beer, wine, soda
  • Location: Manhattan Ballroom 

Peer sharing in the Open Space sessions - Wednesday to Friday

In Open Space meetings, events and organizations, participants create and manage their own agenda of parallel working sessions around a central theme of strategic importance. 

Discussion Cafe at Lunch- Wednesday to Friday

Eat and Talk! Big Data, HTML5, CS, Security, Mobile,... Join one of the topic tables and mingle with attendees who share interests with you during lunch! 

QCon Online Social Platform 

Before the event we will email you a username and password for the site that will give you access to your attendee dashboard. From there you will be able to connect with other attendees who share similar interests, and build a custom schedule by selecting only the talks you plan to attend.