Although we’ve been somewhat quiet, there’s been a lot happening behind the scenes over the past few months, and we’re really excited to begin sharing plans for the 3rd Annual Syntax Code & Craft Conference with you. Syntax Conference 2018 is carded for June 7-8, 2018 with newly added Pre-Conference Workshops on June 6.
We’ve Moved! The 2018 conference will be held at the North Charleston Marriott, located just outside of downtown Charleston, within reach of the area’s most popular attractions and top rated businesses (4770 Goer Drive, North Charleston, SC 29406). This venue offers free parking, excellent room rates for our traveling attendees, and is a short distance from the Tanger Outlets.
As indicated, we’ve added June 6 – an extra day for focused, and in-depth learning. Stay tuned for more information as the weeks go by.
More than 40 Focused Sessions!
The event will focus on fostering ongoing education among the developer community and will provide language-agnostic sessions and talks across 3 main tracks:
- Front-End Development
- Back-End Development
- Platforms (game development, content management systems, cloud-hosted services, DevOps, mobile development, and more).
SyntaxCon 2018 offers high-quality content from developers who are in the trenches and can not only tell you what works, but show you as well! Confirmed speakers include:
- Scott Hanselman – Principal Program Manager at Microsoft
- Mary Beth Westmoreland – Chief Technology Officer at Blackbaud, Inc.
- Preethi Kasireddy – Founder and CEO at TruStory
- Richard Taylor – Director of Engineering at SentryOne
Our 2018 call for speakers which opened on August 31, closes on December 31 at 6:00 pm (EST). So if you’re considering speaking – now’s the time to pitch your talk to us.
Getting Things Moving
Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing much more information about what to expect, so subscribe and be amongst the first to hear what’s coming as it’s announced.
Also, the first round of 2018 tickets are available now! You might want to pay attention here, because our Pre-release Tickets are priced to move, and there is a limited number available.
About the Event
SyntaxCon (derived from Syntax Conference) is Coastal South Carolina’s premier programmer’s code conference. The event is a full stack code conference focused on fostering ongoing education and opportunities among the developer community.
Attendees can customize their personal agenda by choosing sessions with an aim to improve their craft, fulfill goals, and learn cutting edge trends and best practices in a relatively short time.