The 2017 Little Rock Tech Fest Conference is the 5th year being hosted in Central Arkansas. This year’s conference will be on Oct 5th and 6st at the Little Rock StateHouse Convention Center.
We are primarily looking for 30 minutes sessions (with 10 minute Q&A afterwards) . We will be running 3 tracks at one time throughout both days. We are also looking at providing longer workshop sessions (1 to 1.5 hour) for more in-depth coverage of topics.
Ideas for topics may include, but aren’t limited to: web, cloud, database, soft skills, life as a developer, and devops.
Travel reimbursement is not provided.
The LRTF Conference is focused on software developer topics that help keep developers educated and relevant to what’s coming out. The format of our talks will be 30 minute sessions with 10 minutes Q&A. We are also looking for CFP’s that are 1 to 1.5 hour workshops for more in depth coverage of a topic.
Possible Topics may include: New Language Features Software Development Methodologies Soft-Skills for developers Web development Mobile development Cloud development Database development Agile/Kanban/Scrum methodologies Devops and how it affects developers
Possible Topics for lightening talks: Show off your side project Development techniques Interesting developer stories Introductions to a new library
Our audience is primarily made of up professional software developers.
We will begin notifying speakers of acceptance no later then August 1st, if not sooner. We do not offer travel-reimbursement. The attached hotel to the conference center will have room blocks available at a discount.