Indie Conference: March 2016
This month we've got updates from BaconBiz, Úll 2016 & Double Your Freelancing Europe, plus a couple of conferences seeking presenters....
New Conference Updates
BaconBiz (26 - 27 May, Philadelphia PA, USA) Tickets go on sale on Thursday. BaconBiz focuses on bootstrapping your own product based business, whether it's an online course, a physical product, a book or a SaaS subscription website. Tickets will only be available to their mailing list subscribers and are limited to 65 attendees, so be sure to go to their website and subscribe if you are interested.
Double Your Freelancing Europe: (22 - 25 June, Stockholm, Sweden) Early bird tickets go on sale today. The conference is for freelancers (especially web developers), consultants and agency owners, and held at the Yasuragi Hasseludden, a Japanese spa.
Business Of Software USA (12 - 14 September, Boston MA, USA) Tickets are now on sale at the "before the speakers are announced" special rate. Although a little birdy tells me that Gail Goodman of Constant Contact and Laura Roeder might be speaking this year:
Laracon EU(Amsterdam, Netherlands) dates have been set for 23 - 24 August. Laracon is a conference for PHP programmers using the Laravel framework.
Úll 2016 (Killarney, Ireland) has been announced for 2016 and moved to 1 - 2 November. Úll is a conference for developers & fans of great products on Apple platforms. Tickets aren't on sale yet, but you can add your name to the list.
Know a conference that you think other indies, digital nomads, global travellers & bootstrappers would like? Let me know at: http://www.indieconference.com/contact/
20% off Signal: There's still time to get discounted tickets to Signal (24 - 25 May 2016, San Francisco), the Twilio conference about integrating their telephony and SMS authorization services into your software products & mobile apps.
Sorry! Discount code only for email subscribers!
Call For Presentations
Casual Connect Asia (Singapore) presentations due 28 March. Casual Connect is for indie game developers, especially on mobile platforms. The conference is 17 - 19 May 2016:
MonkeyBreadSoftware Xojo Germany: (Koblenz, Germany) Developer conference for Xojo and REALbasic developers. Speakers are offered a reduction in conference ticket price. The conference is 19 - 20 May 2016:
Double Your Freelancing Europe: (Stockholm, Sweden) DYFE is looking for more speakers at their European conference on June 22 - 25, if you have some hard-won wisdom you can pass on to your fellow freelancers: http://doubleyourfreelancing.com/conf/call-for-speakers/
What's On Next Month:
- Revision: The world's biggest pure Demoscene party, featuring the latest in digital art & electronic music. (25 - 28 March, Saarbrücken, Germany)
- DjangoCon Europe: Five days of Django and Python coding talks in one of Europe's most vibrant and beautiful cities. (30 March - 3 April 2016, Budapest, Hungary)
- Build: Microsoft's conference for software developers, plus a post-conference hackathon. (30 March - 1 April, San Francisco CA, USA)
- MicroConf: For self-funded startups and single founder software companies. 2016 speakers include Tracy Osborn (Wedding Lovely) and Rob Walling (Drip, Startups For The Rest Of Us). (3 - 6 April 2016, Las Vegas NV, USA)
- Peers Conference: Conference for people running software/web businesses based on the LAMP stack. (13 - 15 April 2016, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA)