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Apr 17 2018

New IT/Dev Connections Website Coming!

We’ve been sporting practically the same look and design for IT/Dev Connections for a couple years now – and well…its becoming quite boring. We know that many of you still appreciate it as a sort of comfort-zone, but we’re putting more focus on growing our conference, which means also growing the website. Stay tuned for … Continued

Apr 03 2018

Meet David O’Brien, the IT/Dev Connections 2018 Cloud Platform Track Chair

The deadline to submit speaking ideas has passed not too long ago – actually Monday (yesterday) was the deadline. We’re now busy pulling all these together, sorting through them, and getting ready to distribute to our Track Chairs to start developing this year’s content strategy. In the interim and to get a good sense of … Continued

Mar 27 2018

Meet Andrew Baker, the IT/Dev Connections 2018 Security Track Chair

With the session submission deadline coming up on April 2nd, that means we’re extremely close to releasing the first revision of our session catalog for IT/Dev Connections 2018. Once the deadline is reached, we’ll be distributing the submitted content to our Track Chairs to begin the process of putting it all together. The expertise and … Continued

Mar 12 2018

IT/Dev Connections Among the Top DevOps Conferences to Attend in 2018

If you’re looking for a solid technical conference to attend to hone your DevOps skills and continue evolving your company’s DevOps strategy, you can find the shortlist here: Top 15 DevOps Events in 2018 We’re happy to make lists like this each year. We began focusing more on the combination of operations and development processes … Continued

Mar 08 2018

Huge International Women’s Day Discount for IT/Dev Connections 2018

Happy International Women’s Day! To honor those IT professionals and developers who are paving the way, we are offering a discount until midnight EST tomorrow! Save $250 on your IT/Dev Connections registration with code CELEBRATE. IT/Dev Connections offers 4 tracks, more than 15 hours of networking opportunities, and over 200 sessions led by the industry’s top experts and … Continued

Mar 05 2018

71 IT/Dev Connections 2018 Sessions Submitted and Growing

I’m a stat nut. Web site traffic, the number of times something has downloaded, how much something has been liked or shared – it all matters to me. And, I know some of you are the same. Every year I get questions about how many session ideas have been submitted at a given point in … Continued

Mar 02 2018

Handy Links for Submitting Your IT/Dev Connections 2018 Sessions This Weekend

The weekend is probably the most popular time to submit sessions ideas for IT/Dev Connections 2018. We’ve had a lot of submissions already, but, if history is any judge, by the time Monday rolls around, we’ll be sifting through quite a few more. If you’ve been waiting all week, brainstorming your ideas, and now ready … Continued

Feb 28 2018

FAQ: Evolving Speaking Submission Ideas for IT/Dev Connections 2018

In addition to answering submission questions using the provided tips and guidelines for IT/Dev Connections 2018, we always receive a few other important questions that we’ll answer through this blog and in other places. In this case, and the one I’m addressing today, is one that speaks to how we handle incomplete session ideas. Or, … Continued