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QCon London
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre - London

Software is changing the world

QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community.

A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

QCon London Report

This eMag provides a round-up of what we and some of our attendees felt were the most important sessions from QCon London 2016, including Microservices, Containers, Modern Native Languages, Continuous Delivery, Programming in GO, and Applying Failure Testing at Netflix.

Last Year's Tracks

Covering innovative topics

Monday, 7 March

Tuesday, 8 March

Wednesday, 9 March

Last Year's Featured Speakers

Co-founder and project lead of the Spring Framework
Creator of Vagrant, Packer, Consul. CEO of Hashicorp
Netty Core Developer & Cloud Infrastructure Engineering @Apple
MasterMind Behind Google Docs & Engineering lead in the Google...
Engineering Manager @Uber - Marketplace Data & Forecasting
Penetration Tester & Social Engineer @BishopFox
Director of Operations Engineering @Netflix
Creator of Domain Driven Design

Over 136 more speakers...

Click here to learn more!

Last Year's Keynotes

Venture Partner at Accel Partners, Author of 'The Morning Paper', previously held CTO roles at SpringSource, VMware, and Pivotal.

ACM Distinguished Member and SEI Fellow who previously was Software Engineering Institute's Chief Scientist and Director of Research,...

London Venue

The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre - London

The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre - London

The Centre is located opposite Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament and with views of Big Ben and the British Airways London Eye. The location is minutes from the West End of London offering a whole host of bars, pubs, cafes, restaurants and hotels to make your visit to our venue and London, fun, relaxed and enjoyable.

Conference Location

The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre London
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster
London SW1P 3EE
Tel: +44 (0)20 7798 4426
Fax: +44 (0)20 7798 4200

Take advantage of special rates for airport transfers & sightseeing tours

Hotel Reservations

Book your hotel for QCon London here.

If you wish to contact "The Corporate Team", please quote ID Number: qcon

Tel: +44 (0) 2075923050
Fax: +44 (0) 2078286439
E-Mail: hotels@corporateteam.com


Open Space

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.

Why are we doing Open Space?

We’re doing Open Space at QCon because we want this conference to be yours. At QCon, we learn from the best and share with the best.

We come with passions and ideas that we want to share with each other. We want to connect with each other, create community around topics that we’re passionate about.


Social Events

Come attend to mingle and network with other speakers, editors, attendees, sponsors. Complementary and free for all conference attendees.

Things you’ll be enjoying at QCon London

  • High quality lunch and snacks with option for vegetarians and gluten free
  • Breaks between sessions to network with your peers
  • Receptions with drinks and snacks to recap the day

Past Years

2016 / 2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008 / 2007

Testimonials

What our attendees say about QCon

One Big City

Two great conferences

3 days conf, 2 days tutorial - March 7-11 - 1200 attendees
Run by InfoQ who runs QCon SF, NY, SP, Rio, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo

October 12-14
Run by Trifork who runs GOTO London, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Chicago, Berlin, FlowCon, Scala days

InfoQ

Our Purpose

Software is changing the world. InfoQ was founded in 2006 with the purpose of facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in enterprise development. We do this by providing our audience with unbiased, practitioner-driven conferences, content, and online community.

To see how we measure progress on fulfilling our purpose, please visit our social purpose index!

Membership Benefits

  • 76% of respondents said they come because of practitioner-led, high-quality content 73% come for innovative information that drives innovation in their organizations
  • The three most followed content areas on InfoQ for respondents are Java (66% of respondents), Architecture (65%), and Agile (59%)
  • The top two "personas" (title segments) respondents identify with are Developer (76%) and Architect (72%)

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