WeAreDevelopers World Congress

The World's Leading Event for Developers

27-28 July 2023 • Berlin, Germany

SQM Expo

»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
Tech decision-makers
DevOps Engineers
UI/UX Engineers
QA Engineers
Security Specialists
Product Owners
Everyone in software and product development

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 gain new and grow your knowledge to create incredible software and products.

Programming Languages
Software Architecture
Modern Web Development
Functional Programming
Systems Programming
AI / Machine Learning
Smart Devices
Smart Contracts
People & Culture
Future of Work

Why Attend

WeAreDevelopers World Congress is considered by many as the world's flagship event for developers. It is not just another developer conference - it is a totally different and astonishing experience with focus on the people, on developers, on you.

The event brings together brilliant speakers with an amazing community to exchange ideas, share knowledge, drive insightful conversations, facilitate networking and last but not least - have fun.

We celebrate developers and we love what we do.


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.

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.

Watch the official aftermovie of World Congress 2022

Shaping the future.

Every year, we are dedicated to bringing together software developers and tech decision-makers from all around the globe to discuss and learn about the latest trends and innovations shaping our world.

Seeing the world's most influential tech masterminds sharing their expertise with our community is a fantastic experience and with all the possibilities that modern software development offers, developers become the true movers, shakers, and builders of the future of society!

As the world's leading event for software developers and tech experts, we are committed to providing a platform for everyone who wants to become a better professional, gain new skills and stay ahead of the curve.

Therefore, we are thrilled to announce our upcoming WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2023, taking place on 27-28 July 2023 in Berlin, Germany.

We hope that you will join us as we come together to explore new ideas, make connections with other like-minded professionals and share our knowledge and experiences.

We can't wait to see you there!

Sead Ahmetovic 
CEO, WeAreDevelopers

The Best of the Best

Meet the first speakers of the 2023 edition


Welcome Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Professor Sir Tim Berners-Lee OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA, named one of Time Magazine’s ‘100 Most Important People of the 20th Century’ and widely known as the Inventor of the World Wide Web is set to officially open WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2023.

Sir Tim is the co-founder and CTO of Inrupt, co-founder and President of the Open Data Institute in London, a Professor of Computer Science at Oxford University, and an Emeritus Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

He was awarded the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for "ground-breaking innovation in engineering that has been of global benefit to humanity” and the Turing Prize, considered the "Nobel Prize of Computing”. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Science and the National Academy of Science.

Sir Tim has been the recipient of several honorary degrees and awards, most recently the Seoul Peace Prize in 2022 for his work promoting data sovereignty and leading the movement to “decentralize” the web.

We are beyond pleased to welcome Sir Tim Berners-Lee as a keynote speaker to WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2023.

Prashanth Chandrasekar
CEO of Stack Overflow
Stormy Peters
VP of Communities at GitHub | Director, The Linux Foundation
Joel Spolsky
Founder of Stack Overflow, Trello, Glitch, and HASH
David Singleton
CTO at Stripe
John Romero
Award-winning Game Creator | Father of FPS | DOOM, Quake, Wolfenstein
Brenda Romero
Award-winning Game Designer
Miško Hevery
Inventor of Angular/AnuglarJS | CTO at Builder.io
Anu Bharadwaj
President of Atlassian
Angie Jones
Head of Developer Relations at Block | Java Champion | GitHub Star
Scott Chacon
Co-founder of GitHub | CEO at GitButler
Wei Hu
Senior VP of Research and Development at Oracle
Anna John
Head of Engineering at N26
Francesco Ciulla
Developer Advocate at daily.dev | Docker Captain
Rahima Yakoob
Head of Software Development at Porsche AG
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2022 was a blast, but 2023 will be even bigger and better. Prepare for multiple days full of engaging activities and inspiring content. Here are the most important dates to keep in mind.

Day 0

26 July 2023
Workshops and hackathons
Coding competition playoffs
Satellite events throughout the city
Pre-checkin and badge pickup with drinks, networking and fun in different locations
Tech Leaders Night for Speakers, Black Pass holders & invited guests

Day 1

27 July 2023
Official Congress Opening
Main Congress Program (16 stages)
Tech Expo (40,000+ sqm)
Booth Crawls (6.00 - 8.00 pm)
Coding competition finals
Official WeAreDevelopers Party

Day 2

28 July 2023
Main Congress Program (16 stages)
Award ceremonies
Tech Expo (40,000+ sqm)
Official Closing Ceremony
Join an award-winning event, highly recommended by its attendees
Level up with global tech leaders

Meet our 2023 speakers

More than 300 world-class tech speakers are set to meet this July in Berlin. Don't miss out on joining them.
Meet the most incredible speaker line-up a developers event has ever had.

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Join the world's leading event for developers and tech decision-makers.
27-28 July 2023 • Berlin, Germany

Congress Pass

General Admission Pass
Learn from 300+ speakers and meet 10,000+ developers and executives from all around the world
Full access to both congress days
All tracks, all stages 27-28 July 2023
Access to pre-congress day with workshops, satellite events and more
26 July 2023
Access to 60+ regular workshops (pre-registration required)
Access to expo and experience areas with 150+ exhibitors
Access to official congress party
Official congress app
Access to all recordings
Official Congress bag and goodies
Certificate of participation
Regular Price
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Congress Pass Black

Premium Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Fast lane check-in and access
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 NightThe exclusive networking event and dinner for tech leaders, decision-makers, and speakers on 26 July.
Congress Pass Black Badge with premium perks and additional benefits during the event
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Startup Pass

General Admission Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Only for startups founded between 2018-2023 and with maximum 3 million revenue.
Regular Price
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Student Pass

General Admission Pass
All benefits of the Congress Pass
Only for full-time students without employment and with a valid student ID.
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WeAreDevelopers World Congress is the perfect opportunity to win the hearts and minds of developers and tech professionals.

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Re-Experience 2022

We are more than grateful for all the positive feedback we received for WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2022 from the community and our partners.  

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Program 2022

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»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
Code of Conduct
WeAreDevelopers welcomes everyone and is dedicated to defending anybody from harassment, regardless of gender, gender identity, and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age or religion.
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Diversity & Inclusion
At WeAreDevelopers events we empower underrepresented groups by giving them the stage to share their knowledge and experiences. It is crucial for our international events to bring together the perspectives of people with different backgrounds.
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