From inspiration and new knowledge to employment opportunities or best web programmer talent – an international conference is a find for everyone at least remotely interested in web development. An event like that is where managers meet developers, and entrepreneurs meet great contractors, so if attending a web conference is still not on your to-do list, it’s high time to add it.
Here are five web development events, most worthy of your attention and coming up soon this year. Content management systems, frameworks, tools, and design trends – these conferences cover the hottest web development topics.
When: September 17-19 2014
Where: University of California, Los Angeles, USA
The Beyond the Desktop event will focus on the latest web development and design techniques. This single track web conference has an informal and friendly format, providing lots of networking opportunities and practical advice from experienced speakers. If you miss this nearest event, make sure you attend the next one that will take place in November.
When: July 28-30, 2014
Where: The Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN, USA
How Much: $300 for a half-day workshop, $1,295 for a Conference-Only Pass
This one is a find for anyone interested in web development and building mobile apps: the conference invites web programmers, designers, mobile developers, as well as directors and managers of web development teams. The featured speakers, including Marcelo Hernandez of Twitter, Greg Benson of Netflix, and Anthony Roldan of Hubspot, will share hands-on experience, tools, and techniques for mobile and web development.
When: July 15-17, 2014
Where: Millenium Knickerbocker Hotel, Chicago, USA
How Much: from $495 for one workshop to $2,785 for the Gold Package
Focused on web development and design, An Event Apart is said to be the first place where web programmers ever heard of responsive web design. This is an intense educational web conference for both designers and web developers, and in 2014 you will be able to attend five conferences, including the one coming up soonest:
When: July 21-23, 2014
Where: Westin Chicago River North, Chicago, USA
How Much: from $499 for A Day Apart Pass to $1,290 for Conference + A Day Apart Pass
WordPress programmers are a big share of the web development community,and WordCamp is a dedicated conference to cover the topics that are of special interest to them. It’s an informal, community-organized event, featuring sessions on plugin and theme development, security, what to expect from the newest WordPress versions, and so on. WordCamps are held quite often, and it’s easy to find a convenient time and location.
When: June 14-15
Where: Geomatikum, Hamburg, Germany
How Much: €30
Don’t forget to add one – or all – of these web development conferences to your web event calendar, and enjoy the networking and knowledge base that come with attending them!
Now, is any important web conference missing in this post? Suggest it in the comments below.