DEVOXX UK

Every year the Devoxx Family welcomes over 11,000 developers to events in Belgium, France, UK, Poland, Morocco & the USA.

Devoxx UK returned to London on 11th – 12th May, 2017, and once again welcomed amazing speakers and attendees for the very best developer content and awesome experiences.

Follow @DevoxxUK on Twitter for links to interesting content and updates on our plans for 2018 and beyond.

Devoxx UK 2017 Videos

Videos from sessions are freely available on YouTube

Relive Devoxx UK 2017 in Pictures

Can you find yourself in our official event pictures?

  • 1109

    Attendees

  • 115

    Speakers

  • 125

    Sessions

  • 36

    countries

CLOUD, CONTAINERS & INFRASTRUCTURE

Docker, Kubernetes, Vagrant, Cloud, PaaS, best practices

SERVER SIDE JAVA

Java EE, appservers, databases, MOM, batch processing & related JSRs

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

Other languages running on the JVM, functional, mobile and emerging languages. The tools, libraries and best practices

 IOT 

Developing for the IOT, embedded, M2M, smart objects. Connectivity, security, infrastructure and how our world is changing.

 MIND THE GEEK

Developer candy: stuff we want to know about but don’t (generally) do at work. Robotics, biological computing, cybernetics, AI, new toys, tomorrow’s world…

METHODOLOGY & CULTURE

Software development methodologies, developer culture and related subjects

JAVA LANGUAGE

Java Language, Java SE, JDK, performance tuning, modularity, etc…

BIG DATA & MACHINE LEARNING

Big Data, NoSQL, Spark, Hadoop, Drill, Machine learning, etc.

ARCHITECTURE

How-Tos, strategies, tools, techniques and best practices for getting architecture right.

MODERN WEB

HTTP/2, Web frameworks, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, libraries & tools to build web apps

SECURITY

Encryption, defensive practices, tools and technologies to be secure

 

WHERE IS DEVOXX UK HELD?

The conference is held at the Business Design Centre, in London’s Islington area. Formerly the Royal Agricultural Hall, the venue was opened in 1862 and provides a stunning setting for a developer event.

WHEN IS THE CFP?

The Call for Papers opens on November 1st, and closes in early January.

ARE PRESENTATIONS RECORDED?

We record keynotes, conference sessions, quickie sessions and Ignites. These are made available online in the week following the conference. Check out the 2016 sessions HERE

HOW DO I GET THERE?

The Business Design Centre is just 10 minutes from London Kings Cross. The nearest tube is Angel, just a few minutes walk away. Take the northern line for Angel, check out the Citymapper app for public transport links. Further directions can be found HERE

IS THERE A CODE OF CONDUCT?

All good tech conferences have guidelines about the way people should behave and conduct themselves at the event. We ask you to take a look at our Code of Conduct HERE

WHEN CAN I BUY TICKETS?

Tickets for Devoxx UK 2017 go on sale on November 1st, 2016. Tickets give you access to the entire conference, though you will need to pre-register for Hands-on Labs, which will be populated on a first come, first served basis.

IS VAT CHARGED ON TICKETS?

Yes, the standard UK VAT charge of 20% is applicable for all attendees, regardless of their location.

WHAT TYPES OF SESSION ARE THERE?

Conference Sessions: 50 minute presentations held in 6 rooms in parallel

Hands-on Labs: 2 hour interactive sessions. Bring your own laptop to participate. Pre-registration a must.

Quickie Sessions: 15 minute quick fire sessions held during lunch breaks

BOFs: Birds of a Feather sessions are an hour long and held on Thursday evening. They are informal and designed for audience participation

Ignite Sessions: These last 5 minutes, with 20 slides autoforwarding every 15 seconds. Not for the faint hearted!

WHAT ARE THE TERMS OF PARTICIPATION?

When you buy a ticket you agree to our Terms of Participation, a full run down of which can be found HERE.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Every year we scour the globe looking for exceptional speakers to bring you the very best content. Below is just a small sample of who you will see at this year’s Devoxx UK.

Mark Reinhold
Mark Reinhold
Freaky Clown
Freaky Clown
Trisha Gee
Trisha Gee
Josh Long
Josh Long
Heather Wilde
Heather Wilde
Chris Richardson
Chris Richardson
Heinz Kabutz
Heinz Kabutz
Helen Beal
Helen Beal
Burr Sutter
Burr Sutter
Matt Raible
Matt Raible
Audrey Neveu
Audrey Neveu
Stephen Fluin
Stephen Fluin

Tickets

Developers from all around the world come to Devoxx UK to learn new technologies, techniques and methodologies. Together they share knowledge and have a lot of fun!

Blind Bird Ticket
SALES ENDED
£325

Two day All Access Ticket

  • Get 1st option on Hands-on Lab spaces
  • Choose from more than 100 sessions
  • Access Hackergarten & Devoxx Playground
  • Lunch & Refreshments included
  • Evening BOFs
  • Social Events
  • Access to all recorded sessions online

Early Bird Ticket
SALES ENDED
£375

Two day All Access Ticket

  • Register for Hands-on Lab spaces
  • Choose from more than 100 sessions
  • Access Hackergarten & Devoxx Playground
  • Lunch & Refreshments included
  • Evening BOFs
  • Social Events
  • Access to all recorded sessions online

Standard Ticket
SALES ENDED
£425

Two day All Access Ticket

  • Sign up for remaining Hands-on Lab spaces
  • Choose from more than 100 sessions
  • Access Hackergarten & Devoxx Playground
  • Lunch & Refreshments included
  • Evening BOFs
  • Social Events
  • Access to all recorded sessions online

Sponsors

Every year Devoxx UK is brought to you with the help of amazing sponsors, and these great companies supported Devoxx UK 2017! We are so grateful for their help.

TEAM

This is the dedicated group of people who volunteered their time to bring Devoxx UK to life.

Holly Cummins : Program Lead
Holly Cummins : Program Lead
Arun Gupta : Program Team
Arun Gupta : Program Team
Martijn Verburg : Program Team
Martijn Verburg : Program Team
Mani Sarkar - Apps Team
Mani Sarkar - Apps Team
Jessica Rose : Program Team
Jessica Rose : Program Team
Dan Hardiker : Steering Team
Dan Hardiker : Steering Team
Daniel Bryant : Program Team
Daniel Bryant : Program Team
Sam Hepburn : Community Manager
Sam Hepburn : Community Manager
James McGivern : Steering Team
James McGivern : Steering Team
Christopher Batey : Program Team
Christopher Batey : Program Team
Steve Pitchford : Program Team
Steve Pitchford : Program Team
Simon Maple : Program Team
Simon Maple : Program Team
Russel Winder : Program Team
Russel Winder : Program Team
Pat Farr : Program Team
Pat Farr : Program Team
Alison McGreavy : Program Team
Alison McGreavy : Program Team
Campbell Murray : Program Team
Campbell Murray : Program Team
Katharine Beaumont : Program Team
Katharine Beaumont : Program Team
Josh Long : Program Team
Josh Long : Program Team
Stephan Janssen : Steering Team
Stephan Janssen : Steering Team
Simon Ritter : Program Team
Simon Ritter : Program Team
Sven Peters : Program Team
Sven Peters : Program Team
Nick O'Leary : Program Team
Nick O'Leary : Program Team
Mark Hazell : Steering Team
Mark Hazell : Steering Team
Kasia Mrowca : Program Team
Kasia Mrowca : Program Team

Contact

Devoxx UK takes place at the Business Design Centre, housed in London's vibrant Islington area.

VENUE:
The Business Design Centre, formerly the London Agricultural Halls, is a Victorian era venue originally opened in 1862. Now boasting a number of design-led businesses as permanent residents, it is one of London's most popular conference venues, hosting over 300 events per year.

Address: 52 Upper Street, London, N1 0QH

NEARBY ACCOMODATION
Looking for a place to stay?

There are a range of hotels and accommodation nearby. Hilton London Islington and Premier Inn Islington are the closest hotels. AirBnB offers an assortment of accommodation types for all budgets, whilst Hotels.com can offer a wide London selection.

Food and Drink
We feed and water you as part of your ticket to Devoxx UK. If you want to head out at the end of a conference day and grab a bite to eat or drink, the local neighbourhood is littered with options, with the ever-popular Upper Street just a metres from the venue doors.

Contact Us
We would love to hear from you. Simply fill out the contact form below, or reach us at:

email
info@devoxx.co.uk

Twitter
@DevoxxUK