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

Oct 18 2017

List of Raffle SWAG from the IT/Dev Connections 2017 Crew and Sponsors

Each year at IT/Dev Connections we host an attendee raffle to give-away both sponsor supplied SWAG and items from the IT/Dev Connections crew.  You can increase your chances of being selected for a prize by using the mobile app to rate the sessions. This year, the raffle will be from 2:30pm-3:00pm on Wednesday, October 25th – … Continued

Oct 16 2017

Download the Hilton Honors App for IT/Dev Connections 2017

We’re less than a week away from the IT/Dev Connections 2017 kick-off!  Can you believe that???!!! If you missed it, there’s a slew of electronic guides you can grab and the mobile conference app you can download and install: Stuff You Need: Download the Guides and Get the App for IT/Dev Connections 2017 Additionally – … Continued

Oct 13 2017

Before You Go: Grab the Sessions Guide and Property Map for IT/Dev Connections 2017

Yesterday, we released the electronic version of the conference guide – today we’re making available electronic versions of the sessions schedule along with the property map for the Hilton San Francisco – Union Square. Here’s the downloads (both in PDF format for easy portability): IT/Dev Connections 2017 Sessions Schedule IT/Dev Connections 2017 Property Map See … Continued

Oct 05 2017

Early Sign-up for the IT/Dev Connections 2017 Hackathon

We fully expect to be swamped with team registrations for the first-ever Hackathon at IT/Dev Connections 2017, so we’re opening up a pre-registration option for those that want to get registered early. Go here to pre-register: You can also sign up on-site during the Hackathon Kickoff at 8:30 pm on Monday, Oct. 23. ABOUT IT/Dev … Continued

Oct 05 2017

The IT/Dev Connections 2017 Mobile App is Available for Download!

With just a couple weeks until the kickoff for IT/Dev Connections 2017, we’re happy to announce that the mobile app experience is already now available! Use the app to: View the session schedule and conference agenda Make a personal schedule of sessions and exhibitors Give session feedback through the session surveys Receive important updates with … Continued

Oct 03 2017

Last Minute Flight and Travel Discounts for IT/Dev Connections 2017

If you’re still working to get travel arrange for IT/Dev Connections 2017, here’s some additional savings codes you can use for airfare, car rental, and a shuttle from the airport. Flight/Travel Discounts: Delta Airlines: 2-7% Discount Go to Under “Flight” tab on main page click on “Advanced Search” at bottom. Fill out all required … Continued