Conference: Nov 16-18, 2020

Workshops: Nov 19-20, 2020

Bleeding-edge for the Enterprise

International Software Development Conference

QCon San Francisco is a conference for senior software engineers and architects on the patterns, practices, and use cases leveraged by the world’s most innovative software shops.

Nov 16 - 20, 2020 | Hyatt Regency San Francisco

Mike McGarr
Engineering Leader
Frontend Infrastructure @Slack
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Benefits of attending QCon SF:

  • Learn from practitioners driving innovation and change in software.
  • Identify best practices from those working on in-production projects.
  • Uncover emerging trends and tools.
  • Focus on patterns & practices, not products or pitches.
  • Acquire implementable ideas for your projects.
  • Meet software leaders from innovator and early adopter companies.
  • Validate your software development roadmap.

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Brand promise

Bleeding-edge for the Enterprise

Bring trends from innovator and early adopter companies home to your team

Data Mesh

Deep Learning



C# 8


Autonomous Vehicles


Developer Experience

Evolutionary Architecture

Function as a Service

Data Engineering

IoT Platforms

Chaos Engineering

Java 11


Deliberate Culture Design

Remote-Only Teams

Microservice Architectures


Event-Driven Architecture

Streaming Data Analytics

Immutable Infrastructure

Observability / Telemetry


Building High Performing Teams

Pragmatic Agility

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Engineers over Evangelists,
Practitioners over Trainers/Coaches,
Team Leads over Consultants

Attendees talk about the Speakers

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Our attendees roles are:

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Software Developer / Programmer/ Engineer

Senior Developer / Engineer

Technical Team Lead and Higher (including):

  • Technical Team Lead

  • Senior Management (VP, CTO, CIO, Director)

  • Architect: Technical / Application (platform specific)

  • Enterprise Architect / Chief Architect

  • Architect: Solution / Systems

  • Technical Project Manager

QCon Meet and Learn From Your Peers

Meet and Learn from Your Peers

25 Minute Breaks “The Hallway Track”

Mingle and network with other attendees, speakers & sponsors.

Open Space is a kind of unconference, a simple way to run productive meetings for 5 to 2000 or more people, and a powerful way to lead any kind of organization in everyday practice and extraordinary change.

Conference Social & Dinner, Exhibitor & Hospitality Receptions. Opportunities to mingle, eat, drink and network with speakers, editors, attendees, sponsors. Complementary and free for all conference attendees.

QCon Healthy

QCon Healthy

Different menu items:

Vegan or Vegetarian 

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QCon SF Venue & Hotel

Hyatt Regency - San Francisco

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

The hotel is located right on the Embarcadero waterfront with stunning views all around and close to popular attractions, events, and shopping. The conference venue is at the same location as the hotel.



Hyatt Regency San Francisco
5 Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, California
USA 94111
Tel: +1 415 788 1234


Special rate for attendees
(Possibility of early sell-out) 

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