FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How Can I Register?

Devoxx UK is open for business and you can currently buy Blind Bird tickets right now.

  • Blind Bird – Deep Dive Day Pass (1 day) : £175
  • Blind Bird – Conference Days Pass (2 days) : £325
  • Blind Bird – Combi Pass (3 days) : £445

All prices exclude 20% VAT

When is the Call For Papers open?

The CFP opens on November 14th 2018, and will close in early January. See details on the homepage for more information, links and tracks.

What type of Presentations are there?
  • Conference talks are 50-minute presentations (*)
  • Keynotes – 20-minute opening keynotes and a 45-minute closing keynote session (*)
  • Hands-on Labs are 3 hour immersive sessions where you need to bring your laptop, loaded in advance with key tools and software
  • Deep Dive Sessions are 3 hours and delve intensive into a subject  (*)
  • Tools in Action are 30 minutes presentations, demonstrating a programming tool (*)
  • Coding Café is a space where developers work together on software improvements; writing a plugin, adding a feature, fixing a bug on an open source project, improved documentation, or better educational materials
  • Byte Size are 15 minute presentations during Lunch breaks (*)
  • BOF sessions are informal, 60 minutes discussion segments, designed for audience participation 
  • Ignite Sessions are 5 minutes in length and very, very quickfire. 20 slides autoforwarding every 15 seconds

(*) Recorded & published online

 

 

Where is Devoxx UK held?

Business Design Centre
Islington
London
N10QH
Google Map

What is on the Schedule?

We will release the initial program of speakers and sessions following the close of our CFP. Expect to see the initial announcements in mid to late January

Can I follow you on Twitter?

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Do you record Presentations?

We record all Keynotes, Conference sessions, Deep Dives, Byte Size sessions and more, and put them on YouTube right after the event. You can already relive thousands of presentations from Devoxx UK and other editions. 

How do I get to the Business Design Centre?
Local Transport
  • There are many ways to get to the venue including the London Underground, Overground and Bus networks. The nearest tube station Angel, is a five minute walk away allowing you to travel to the Central London within minutes. Just a little further in the opposite direction is Highbury and Islington station, with great underground and overground connections. There are many bus stops near the venue which cover several routes in and around London.
Outside the UK
  • The venue is easily accessible for international visitors with Gatwick, Heathrow, Stanstead and London City Airport providing express train services into central London. Kings Cross St. Pancras International train station is also only a tube stop away and connects London to Europe via the Eurostar.
Venue Accessibility 

See here

Hotels

The local area is well served by hotels. The closest hotels to the event venue are Hilton London Islington and Premier Inn London Islington. A quick search of Hotels.com will also provide a great many results.