DevFest KC 2023

UMKC Student Union, 5100 Cherry Street, Kansas City, 64110

Inspire. Learn. Connect.

Dec 2, 2023, 2:30 – 10:30 PM

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About this event

Get ready for DevFest KC 2023 - the ultimate tech event in Kansas City! Join us on Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 8:30 AM CST for a day filled with exciting talks, workshops, and networking opportunities.


Located at the UMKC Student Union, 5100 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110, this in-person event brings together developers, designers, and tech enthusiasts from all around. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced professional, there's something for everyone at DevFest KC.

Immerse yourself in the latest trends and technologies as industry experts share their insights through engaging sessions. From web development to artificial intelligence, cloud computing to mobile apps, you'll gain valuable knowledge and inspiration to level up your skills.

But DevFest KC 2023 isn't just about learning - it's also about connecting with like-minded individuals. Expand your professional network, meet potential collaborators, and make lasting friendships. Who knows, you might even find your next big project or career opportunity!

So mark your calendars and don't miss out on this incredible event. Join us at DevFest KC 2023 and be a part of the thriving tech community in Kansas City. Get ready to learn, grow, and have a blast!


Schedule

  • Doors open at 7:45 am for registration and breakfast
  • Opening and keynote at 8:30
  • First breakout sessions at 9:30
  • Included lunch at 11:30
  • Afternoon breakout sessions at 1:00 pm
  • Closing remarks at 4:00

Full list of speakers and sessions at https://devfestkc.com.

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When

When

Saturday, December 2, 2023
2:30 PM – 10:30 PM UTC

Agenda

Welcome & keynote
Morning sessions start
Lunch
Afternoon sessions start
Closing

Speakers

  • Jennifer Wadella

    Bitovi

    Director of Angular Consulting

  • Aaron Blythe

    Google Cloud

    Customer Engineer

  • J.D. Hillen

    Garmin

    Software Engineer II

  • Jan-Niklas Wortmann

    JetBrains

    Developer Advocate

  • Jeremy Meiss

    DevRel Professional

  • Kenichi Kambara

    NTT TechnoCross

    Principal Evangelist (Tech)

  • Kevin Moore

    Android Developer

  • Kyle Paul

    Google

    Internal DevRel Ecosystem Lead

  • Lara Newsom

    Cisco

    Senior Software Engineering Technical Leader

  • Liz Wait

    VML

    Technology Specialist

  • Rabimba Karanjai

    Rice University

    Graduate Researcher

  • Rhia Dixon

    VML

    Associate Director - Technology

  • Stephen Wiley

    evolv Consulting

    Architect

  • Zach Gardner

    Keyhole Software

    Chief Architect

Organizers

  • Jay Whitsitt

    Commerce Bank

    Organizer

  • Roger O'Dell

    Organizer

  • Keerti Bajaj

    University of Missouri - Kansas City

    WTM Lead

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