WeAreDevelopers World Congress

the worlD's leading event for developers

17-19 July 2024 • Berlin, Germany

15000+
Developers
8000
COMPANIES
500+
SPEAKERS
40k+
SQM EVENT SPACE

»WeAreDevelopers is my favorite conference. It's the best event you can go to if you are a developer!«

Joel Spolsky
Founder of Stack Overflow, Trello, Glitch & HASH

The must-attend event for...

Software Developers
Software Architects
Cloud Engineers
AI Professionals
DevOps Engineers
UI/UX Engineers
QA Engineers
Security Specialists
Engineering Managers
Team Leads
Data Scientists
Project Managers
Product Managers
System Analysts
Tech Consultants
Tech Decision Makers
C-Suite
…and everyone involved in software and product business.

The entire
Software Development Life Cycle

WeAreDevelopers World Congress is the best place to get a complete overview of recent insights and future trends in modern software development.

Take the opportunity to grow your expertise and elevate your capabilities in crafting remarkable software and products.

ALL-THINGS
Software Development

Explore the latest advancements in modern software development. Gain insights into efficient coding practices and modern  programming techniques essential for today's software landscape.

Programming Languages
Frameworks
Tools
Web
UI/UX
Mobile
Java
.NET
JavaScript
Testing

Mastering the
Cloud Ecosystem

Discover the evolving world of cloud computing. Learn about scalable cloud architectures, security best practices, and the integration of cloud services into your development workflow.

Cloud Computing
Kubernetes
Containers
Cloud DevOps
AWS
Azure
GCP
Multicloud
Cloud Security

Staying Ahead with AI & Machine Learning

Dive into the practical applications of AI and machine learning. Understand how these technologies are being implemented to solve complex problems and enhance user experiences.

AI
Machine Learning
LLMs
Data Engineering
Deep Learning
Copilot
NLP
Vision
Tools
Ethics

Future-proof
Software Architecture

Learn how to build robust and scalable software. Dive into architectural patterns, design principles, and strategies to address evolving demands while ensuring stability and performance.

System Design
APIs
Design Patterns
Microservices
Scalability
Performance
Serverless

Optimizing Workflows with DevOps Excellence

Enhance your DevOps strategy and learn about efficient CI/CD practices. Understand how to automate your pipeline for faster, more reliable software releases.

Best Practices
CI
CD
Automation
Pipelines
IaC
Monitoring
Collaboration
DevSecOps

Leading the Edge with Emerging Tech

Stay ahead with emerging technologies and  uncover how the latest advancements in tech are being integrated into products, offering new opportunities.

Quantum Computing
AR/VR/XR
Blockchain
IoT
Edge Computing
Robotics
Cybersecurity
Wearables

Empowering
People & Culture

Explore the art of fostering a productive, inclusive work environment and leading teams effectively in the ever-evolving landscape of the tech industry.

Leadership Skills
Team Building
DEI
Soft Skills
Collaboration
Career Growth
Future of Work

Tech-Driven
Business & Innovation

Bridge the gap between tech and business. Explore the essentials in developing successful tech-driven business strategies that drive growth and transformation.

Tech Leadership
Innovation
Sustainability
Future Trends
Emerging Markets
Transformation

Meet Experts And Decision-Makers from…

Microsoft
Google
GitHub
Stack Overflow
IBM
Red Hat
Meta
aws
Nvidia
Oracle
SAP
and more

»If you are part of the world of programming, this is the place to go.«

John Romero
Award-winning Game Creator | Father of FPS | DOOM, Quake, Wolfenstein

»WeAreDevelopers is the place where you meet everyone else in the industry and learn about the latest things.«

David Singleton
CTO, Stripe

WHY ATTEND

Professional Growth

Get a complete overview of recent insights, best practices and future trends in modern software development.

Connect and Network

Meet like-minded people and expand your career, business and industry network. Yes, it's also a perfect opportunity to do team-building or just meet old and make new friends.

Brilliant Speakers

Meet the most exciting names from the world of software development. Come and listen to their stories, hear their ideas, absorb their knowledge and learn from the best.

WE Celebrate Developers

Welcome to the WeAreDevelopers World Congress, recognized by many as the world's flagship event for developers and tech decision-makers. This designation is both an honor and a responsibility, underscoring our goal to provide more than just another tech conference.

Here, remarkable tech leaders, pioneers, innovators, builders, creators and visionaries come together with a vibrant community to share ideas and discuss the trends and challenges of modern software development. It's not just about networking, but celebrating the essence of development and enjoying shared learning.

Our mission extends beyond code. It’s about empowering each one of you to drive forward the wheel of tech innovation, making a lasting impact on the industry and the world at large.
It's our collective stride towards creating a better, tech-driven future.

See you at the forefront of tech evolution,
Sead Ahmetovic
CEO, WeAreDevelopers

»Hard to believe! This is the largest group I’ve ever been in front of. Honored to be here. All the people I’m meeting just
remind me of myself!«

Steve Wozniak
Co-founder of Apple

Agenda

Prepare for multiple days full of engaging activities and inspiring content. Here are the most important dates to keep in mind.

Day 0

17 July 2024
Pre-checkin & badge pickup
Satellite events
Workshops
Tech Leaders Night
for tech industry leaders, decision-makers, speakers and special guests

Day 1

18 July 2024
Official Congress Opening
Main Congress Program
Workshops
Tech Expo (40,000+ sqm)
Booth Crawl
CODE100 Finals
Europe's Ultimate Coding Competition
Congress Party 🔥

Day 2

19 July 2024
Main Congress Program
Workshops
CODE100 Ceremony
Tech Expo (40,000+ sqm)
Closing Keynote

Welcome our Speakers

We are proud to announce the first batch of speakers for WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2024.

Scott Hanselman
VP of Developer Community at Microsoft
Scott Farquhar
Co-CEO and Co-Founder of Atlassian
Douglas Crockford
Inventor of JSON, JavaScript Author
Thomas Dohmke
CEO, GitHub
Prashanth Chandrasekar
CEO of Stack Overflow
Jonas Andrulis
Founder & CEO of Aleph Alpha
Constantijn van Oranje
Special Envoy, Techleap
David Simas
MD at Emerson Collective, Ex CEO of Obama Foundation, White House Political Director
Chris Wysopal
CTO & Co-founder at Veracode
Peter Bosch
CEO at CARIAD
Demetris Cheatham
Chief of Staff for the CEO of GitHub
Eric Steinberger
Co-founder & CEO at Magic.dev
John Romero
Award-winning Game Creator | Father of FPS | DOOM, Quake, Wolfenstein
Brenda Romero
Award-winning Game Designer
Meazza Romero
Community Manager at Romero Games
Christian Heilmann
VP Developer Relations at WeAreDevelopers
Ulrich Irnich
Chief Information Officer at Vodafone Germany
Alex Soto
Director of Developer Experience at Red Hat
Mike Butcher
Editor-at-large at TechCrunch
Madona Wambua
CTO & Founder of Jibu Labs
Gift Egwuenu
Developer Advocate at Cloudflare
Luca Mezzalira
Principal Solutions Architect at AWS | O'Reilly Author | Ex-VP at DAZN
Francesco Ciulla
Developer Advocate at daily.dev | Docker Captain
Matthias Henze
CEO & Founder of Jimdo
Anna J. McDougall
Director of Engineering | TEDx Speaker | Author of “You Belong in Tech” | Google Women Techmakers Ambassador
Maxim Salnikov
Developer Productivity Lead at Microsoft
Martina Kraus
Google Developer Expert Angular at Kraus Consulting IT
Alexandra Waldherr
ML & Quantum Computing Enthusiast
Manfred Steyer
Trainer & Consultant at ANGULARarchitects.io; GDE; Microsoft MVP
Johanna Pirker
Professor at LMU Munich
Emma Britnor
Senior Software Engineer at Bloomberg | Ex Twitter
Alejandro Saucedo
Director of Engineering, Science & Product at Zalando SE
Antoine Minoux
Principal Product Designer at Yelp

...and while we prepare our next announcements, have a look at our past and regular speakers below - or apply to speak yourself.

WeAreDevelopers Hall of Fame

Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Inventor of the Web
Steve Wozniak
Co-founder of Apple
Joel Spolsky
Founder of Stack Overflow, Trello, Glitch, and HASH
Stormy Peters
VP of Communities at GitHub | Director, The Linux Foundation
Bjarne Stroustrup
Inventor of C++
Anu Bharadwaj
President of Atlassian
Garry Kasparov
AI Pioneer | World Chess Champion
Cassie Kozyrkov
Chief Decision Scientist at Google
Amanda Silver
Corporate Vice President, Microsoft
Dan Abramov
Software Engineer at Meta
Rasmus Lerdorf
Inventor of PHP
Miško Hevery
Inventor of Angular/AnuglarJS | CTO at Builder.io
David Singleton
CTO at Stripe
Angie Jones
Head of Developer Relations at Block | Java Champion | GitHub Star
Scott Chacon
Co-founder of GitHub | CEO at GitButler
Flavilla Fongang
Founder of 3 Colours Rule
Jonas Andrulis
Founder & CEO at Aleph Alpha
Håkon Wium Lie
Inventor of CSS | Web Standards Activist
Dylan Beattie
Independent Consultant at dylanbeattie.net
Tanya Janca
Application Security Trainer | Best-selling Author
Jeremy Keith
Founder of Clearleft; Author; Tech Speaker
Kriti Sharma
Founder, AI for Good UK | UN Advisor | CPO at Thomson Reuters
Adam Cheyer
Founder of Siri
Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Bitcoin & Open Blockchain Expert
Ire Aderinokun
Cofounder, COO, and VP Engineering at Helicarrier
Tim O'Brien
General Manager AI at Microsoft
David Schwartz
CTO at Ripple
Mate Rimac
CEO & Founder at Rimac
Martin Wezowski
Chief Futurist at SAP
Sebastián Ramírez
Creator of FastAPI, Staff Software Engineer at Forethought
Laurie Voss
Co-founder of npm | Data Evangelist at Netlify
Tracy Lee
CEO at This Dot
Armin Ronacher
Principal Architect at Sentry
Leah Culver
Co-Author of OAuth & oEmbed
Wei Hu
Senior VP of Research and Development at Oracle
Shirley Wu
Award-winning Creative | Instructor Frontend Masters
Tanmay Bakshi
Best-selling Author | GDE Machine Learning
Bear Douglas
Director Developer Relations at Slack
Eyal Felstaine
CTO at Amdocs

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17-19 July 2024 • Berlin, Germany

Congress Pass

General Admission Pass
Learn from 500+ speakers and meet 15,000+ developers and executives from all around the world
Full access to both congress days
All tracks, all stages 18-19 July 2024
Access to pre-congress day with workshops, satellite events and more
17 July 2024
Access to regular workshops (pre-registration required)
Access to expo and experience areas with 40k+ sqm and 150+ exhibitors
Access to official congress party
Official congress app
Access to all recordings
Certificate of participation
Regular Price
€699
Current Price
Single Ticket
€399
Groups of 3 or more
€309

Congress Pass Black

Premium Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Fast lane check-in
Tech Leaders Forum accessThe exclusive lounge area at the congress for decision-makers, tech leaders, speakers, and invited guests for networking and nurturing strong business relationships. Lunch, drinks, and refreshments are included.
Tech Leaders NightThis exclusive high-level networking event of WeAreDevelopers World Congress sets the stage for meaningful connections and conversations among executives, decision-makers, industry leaders, policy-makers and special guests - right in the heart of Berlin’s most beautiful lakeside greenery.
Congress Pass Black Badge with premium perks and additional benefits during the event
Regular Price
€1,699
Current Price
Now only
€969

Startup Pass

General Admission Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Only for startups founded between 2020-2024 and with max. annual revenue of EUR 3M.
Regular Price
€499
Current Price
Now only
€259

Student Pass

General Admission Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Only for full-time students without employment and with a valid student ID.
Regular Price
€249
Current Price
Now only
€129

»Developers are the ones who build the future.«

Garry Kasparov
AI Pioneer, Human Rights Activist
World Chess Champion

»Participating is certainly one of the most thrilling experiences one can have in this industry.«

Felix Wotschofsky
CODE100 Ultimate Champion 2023

Step into the arena of Europe's Ultimate Coding Competition to compete for a €100,000 prize pool in an unforgettable live showdown.

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Diversity & Inclusion
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