Nov 08 2017

IT/Dev Connections 2017 On-demand Sessions Go Live on Thursday

Just a quick update about the on-demand sessions from IT/Dev Connections 2017. As you know, all sessions were recorded. Those that bought an All-access pass, and our speakers, will all have access to the recordings. An email will be sent from the production company on Thursday, November 8th (tomorrow) with information about how to log … Continued

Nov 08 2017

IT/Dev Connections Now on Fire TV

We’re starting to build out our YouTube video channel in preparation for some cool things for IT/Dev Connections 2018. So, you can visit and subscribe to the channel to keep tabs on what we will be offering. If you drop out today you can get access to the Ask the Expert videos from the 2017 … Continued

Nov 02 2017

Tip: How to Access the IT/Dev Connections 2017 Web Site

So, most of you have already started noticing that when you go to the main IT/Dev Connections web site it now routes you directly to the 2018 version. However, some of you still want to access the 2017 site to read through session descriptions, speaker BIOS, and other things to help produce your trip report. … Continued

Nov 01 2017

Getting Access to the IT/Dev Connections 2017 Session Handouts

More than a few of you have noticed that we’ve already rerouted the conference site to the 2018 event in preparation for registration to open. In doing so, the link for obtaining the session handouts (slide decks, collateral) has been hidden. Sorry about that! You can still get access to the handouts in a couple … Continued

Nov 01 2017

Ask the Experts Live Stream Replays from IT/Dev Connections 2017

While we record each session at IT/Dev Connections we don’t stream them live. However, this year we tested Facebook Live capabilities for our Ask the Experts (ATEs) sessions. Ask the Experts sessions are speaker panels, led by our Track Chairs, where the audience can ask any question, giving attendees the ultimate opportunity to close-out burning … Continued

Oct 30 2017

Get Notified When IT/Dev Connections 2018 Registration Kicks-off

What a wonderful, wonderful week in San Francisco! I say it every year, but IT/Dev Connections 2017 was the best year yet. We’ll be delivering some quotes and content from our attendees and speakers over the next few weeks to give those that couldn’t attend a sense of what they missed. The responses have been … Continued

Oct 24 2017

First IT/Dev Connections Hackathon Off to a Great Start

If you missed the news that we’re hosting a Hackathon this year for IT/Dev Connections 2017, then you haven’t been following along. The kickoff on Monday night was extraordinary and exciting. We have four teams participating this year. You can follow along on Twitter with the #ITDevConnections hashtag. Teams went directly to planning strategy and … Continued

Oct 20 2017

Join the Conference Discussion Using the IT/Dev Connections Apps Social Wall

Rich Hay (known as @winobs on Twitter) will be working with myself and Harjit next week at IT/Dev Connections. Rich does a bunch of things here at Informa/Penton, including coverage of all things Windows for our ITPro web site – which is in the midst of major renovation (check it out: Rich works on … Continued

Oct 19 2017

How to Follow Along with all the IT/Dev Connections Goodness Next Week

Just two days from now, I’ll be traveling to San Francisco to begin preparation to kick-off IT/Dev Connections 2017. When I took over this conference just a few years back, the event was struggling with its identity. Since then, the conference has become a must-attend event for both Developers and IT Pros who are dedicated … Continued