Date: July 11-12, 2017
Location: Bell Harbor, Seattle
CodeConf is headed to Seattle on July 11-12, 2017 to highlight some of the best and most exciting open source technologies. This edition is all about the browser, what started as tools for building web applications have expanded to be a part of software development on nearly every platform today. We'll explore the latest in browser engines, the tools and languages being used every day to build web applications, and how all of those are breaking out of the web and into native mobile and desktop software development.
With over 30 sessions over two days, we will explore the open source landscape of languages, tools, and frameworks for building the next generation of applications.
The deadline for submissions is Monday, May 29, 2017.
We're searching for the best talks that the open source community has to offer. We like opinionated, thoughtful, and compelling sessions that will leave everyone that attends thinking differently about the open source ecosystem. At CodeConf, if you come with an open mind, you'll leave a better contributor.
We welcome speakers with all level of experience, whether it's your first talk or your fiftieth. We are also actively seeking a diverse line-up of speakers across all dimensions. We are happy to make ourselves available for any questions as you go through the application process. Before submitting a session, please familiarize yourself with the conference code of conduct.
We are looking for a wide range of topics from all over the web application community. The list below is for inspiration; we're open to all of your ideas.
We believe that competing and complementary opinions lead to valuable insights. Over the course of the conference, there will be back-to-back talks exploring different subjects from contrasting perspectives, followed by a break for attendees to discuss what they heard. Your session should be concise and focused – history lessons or overviews are unnecessary, as each session is a succinct 20 minutes.
Submissions will be initially blind reviewed by a panel of GitHub employees from a range of departments and backgrounds. Speaker information will be used in any final reviews necessary to break ties and bring a balance to the speaking line-up. Final selections should be complete by June 6, 2017.
All speakers will receive a complimentary general admission ticket to CodeConf. For speakers that do not already have corporate sponsorship for their speaking engagements, we will offer travel compensation and an honorarium. If you fall into this category and your talk is accepted, you will receive:
We strive to make speaking at CodeConf as accessible as possible. If your session is selected and you need additional support, such as childcare or a private unique accommodation, please inform our team. We are seeking a range of speakers from different backgrounds, communities, and experience.
If you’re interested in speaking at CodeConf, please first familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct and then complete the proposal form which includes a brief description of your proposal description, proposal title, and speaker details.
Please note: all sessions will be recorded. The deadline for submissions is Monday, May 29, 2017.