What to expect?
Two full conference days with 5 parallel tracks As usual we will have Java, DevOps, Cloud, SQL Databases and Google technologies in our agenda. This year we are expanding our event program with a .NET track. Dedicated workshop day Pre-conference workshop day with full-day trainings with trainers in small groups.
We have a strict speaker selection process. All of them have previous public speaking background, published a book, or really active in development or open source community. Last year we have received over 200 public submissions for the selection process. At least 50% or our speakers are invited directly.
Huge Cinema Screens
The event is taking place in the largest Cinema theater in Baltics. The keynote will be presented on Scape screen, which is one of the largest in Northern Europe.
Only hands-on presentations
Riga Dev Days is well known for practical sessions and updates about the most recent changes in technology areas. You will benefit from the content, and will have a direction for improving your technical career and current project.
As usual, the venue will be packed with sponsors of different kinds. We will help them arranging fun and interactive activities for the visitors.
Networking and party
Talk to speakers, meet your former colleagues, find new co-minders! There will be a networking event during the conference.
If you are reading this then you are probably thinking about submitting a proposal for Riga Dev Days 2018 conference.
Riga Dev Days 2018 will happen on May 29 - 31st. 29th of May will be workshop day, 30th and 31st of May are conference days in Forum Cinemas.
Our topics of interest include, but not limited to:
- Java 9, JDK, JVM
- JVM Languages (Kotlin, Scala)
- Java/JVM Tools & Frameworks (Spring Stack, Akka etc.)
- .NET and Microsoft Technologies
- SQL Databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL)
- NoSQL Databases
- Event Processing
- Big Data and Machine Learning
- Cloud platforms (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure)
- System Architecture (Microservices, CQRS)
- DevOps Practices (Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes)
- Experience Reports from Challenging Development Projects