Conference and Tracks

DeveloperWeek 2019 is the world’s largest vendor-neutral developer expo and conference with over 50 week-long events including the DeveloperWeek 2019 Conference & Expo (8,000 attendees) which includes the following:

DeveloperWeek Conference & Expo

Join 8,000 attendees at the largest developer technology innovation conferences & expo! Join 90+ DevTech innovation exhibitors. See the full agenda of talks. Join us for the Expo Block party.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

DevExec World

Learning how to manage developers and development processes has always historically been a matter of trial and error or word-of-mouth advice. This track aims to investigate the role of the development manager and dev executive, how it relates to both product management as well as architecture decisions, and how the role of ‘Development Manager’ is changing.

  • How to hire a dev team
  • Managing developers & dev projects
  • Scaling your technology
  • Going from developer to CTO
  • Dev Manager vs. IT Manager

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

DevTech Industry Summit

The DevTech Industry Summit is the world’s only conference dedicated to helping DevTech employees grow their companies via developer sales, marketing, and strategy. Topics at the DevTech Industry Summit cover both DevTech Startup strategy as well as Enterprise DevTech Sales. The core challenge facing DevTech Industry is: What are the growth opportunities and the challenges in growing a DevTech company, and selling/marketing to developers?

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

DeveloperWeek Hackathon

The DeveloperWeek Hackathon (Feb 23-24) invites 800+ SF Bay Area developers to build apps from scratch and compete for $100,000 in cash and prizes. Get more info and register here.

Saturday + Sunday Venue: Galvanize

DeveloperWeek Hiring Expo

DeveloperWeek Hiring Expo is one of San Francisco’s largest developer hiring events with 800+ hirable dev candidates and 40+ hiring companies. Get more info and register here.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

JavaScript Conference

Javascript is taking over as both a back-end and front-end development framework for web and mobile applications. From Node, Angular, and Backbone to Famo.us and Firebase, What are the front-end and back-end framework and library choices? This multi-day Javascript track includes both educational workshops and Javascript Tech lightning talks.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Artificial Intelligence Dev Conference

The second annual Artificial Intelligence Dev Conference @ DeveloperWeek will host a full day of thought leadership talks and technical workshops on the newest innovations, technologies, and best practices in artificial intelligence development. This conference will cover all of the following topics:

  • Artificial Intelligence Open Source Libraries
  • Self-Driving Cars
  • AI for Advertising and Ecommerce

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Blockchain Dev Conference

Blockchain development enables a great deal more than just bitcoin and virtual currency. The blockchain protocol and the decentralized contracts of ethereum enable entire decentralized apps and organizations that were never before possible. While this industry is new, innovation is heating up. Come get an introduction to blockchain and ethereum development, and see the innovators who are building new types of apps on the protocol.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Scaling Up: Containers, Kubernetes, Microservices

The Microservices & Containers conference features 2 days of talks about the changing technology architecture from monolithic design to a microservice and containers design. This architecture has the potential of revolutionizing IT and DevOps in the enterprise.

  • Introduction to Microservices & Decoupling
  • Technology Stack Choices for Microservices
  • Who uses Microservices? User Scenarios
  • Deployment, Testing, Scalability
  • Designing an API: SOAP, REST, ETC

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

DevCareer Summit

If you are a professional developer, what are your long term career options? The DevCareer Summit explores what it takes to be a senior developer, architect, product manager, dev manager, or CTO. What skills and technologies should you learn? How do you acquire project management skills? What career paths have the best outlook for the next decades? Learn from the top startups and corporations about your dev career path.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Coding Reality: VR, AR, 3D Dev

Learn about developing Virtual Reality & 3D software and worlds at the 3D & VR Dev Track! What 3D engines help accelerate development? What hardware and software are the most popular for 3D dev? Where will we see the most growth in the 3D Dev sector? Learn from industry experts on everything 3D Dev.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Popular Programming Languages & Frameworks

Come learn what’s new in the past year across all the major coding languages already popular in the startup and the enterprise business.

Topics: Java, C, Ruby, PHP, Swift / iOS, Android, Go, Python

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Next Generation Languages

What are the newest web, mobile, and hardware programming languages in 2018 / 2019? Come get a hands-on preview of the newest languages and frameworks, learn the advantages and the use cases, and become part of the next evolution of computer programming.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Web Dev Track

Over 50% of DeveloperWeek attendees are web app developers or have a web app development background, and every year we aim to bring the newest web technologies for these developers to learn about. See the newest innovations in clouds, platform-as-service, web services, and web infrastructure.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

Mobile Dev Track

After web developers, mobile developers are the second largest group of technical talent at DeveloperWeek. From iOS and Android to the mobile web and cross-platform development, we highlight the newest innovations in user interface tools, back-end frameworks, and DevOps.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

DevOps Track

How do I scale up my technology? We feature dozens of OPEN Talks in server management, IT management, continuous integration, architecture decisions, performance management, and security.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

New Database Technologies

From Big Data and Hadoop to NoSQL and Graph Databases, come learn the newest innovations in developer technologies.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center

The Future of Developer Tools

There has been a new era of developer tools empowering developers to write, manage, share, and deploy their code. Come see what’s new this year in developer tools.

Venue: Oakland Convention Center