Pittsburgh, PA - April 20, 2018, April 21, 2018

Tags: Mental health, Community, Communication, Teams, Work life

CFP closed at  February 15, 2018 04:59 UTC

Heartifacts is a conference created to facilitate the intimate and important conversations that software professionals need to have about mental health, communication techniques, and community involvement. Attendees will be empowered to advance their careers and themselves after this special event.

Attendance will be strictly limited at 100 attendees to preserve an atmosphere conducive to open and honest discussion. The program will be single track with group based breakouts.

Heartfacts will feature a mix of invited presenters and community submitted sessions.

CFP Description

What we’re looking for

  • Powerful mental health talks that focus on actionable ways to improve situations
  • Communication techniques
  • Software community analysis
  • Half hour workshops for groups

This conference will cover delicate topics and we expect a level of respect for the topics at hand. We will try to make the event fun, but realize your words may have a significant impact so make it a positive one.