!!Con (pronounced “bang bang con”) 2018 is two days of ten-minute talks (with lots of breaks, of course!) to celebrate the joyous, exciting, and surprising moments in computing. Check out our speaker lineup!
Our call for talk proposals is closed. Thanks for all your wonderful talk proposal submissions!
Where and when?
!!Con is a pay-what-you-want conference with a suggested donation of $64. Registration is via Eventbrite, and tickets will be available in
two three batches: batch one will become available on Thursday, April 5 at 10pm NYC time, batch two will open up Friday, April 6 at 10pm NYC time, and batch three will open up Monday, April 9 at 6pm NYC time.
Traditionally, !!Con tickets have sold out within minutes, so be ready to click when registration opens!
We’re also reserving some tickets specifically for people who submitted talk proposals. If that’s you, you should have gotten an email with details! Thanks again for your interest in !!Con!
What’s so great about !!Con?
Here’s what some of our 2017 speakers and attendees said about us:
“We aren’t even at lunch yet and already this is the coolest conference I’ve ever been to!” – @mahtab_sabet
“@bangbangcon managed to pack more useful info into one day than most other conferences do in 3. And it was 10x more fun.” – @johnwittrock
“It’s refreshing to learn 30+ new things about programming in a single weekend at @bangbangcon, even though I’ve been programming for so long” – @pixelyunicorn
“@bangbangcon is the most exciting and important conference in NYC” – @aaronmblevin
“@bangbangcon was awesome! Learned a lot, met very friendly people, and left inspired.” – @bxmani
We hope !!Con 2018 will be at least as good!
How do I get updates?
For updates on !!Con, follow @bangbangcon on Twitter, or sign up for our mailing list below. We send about four or five emails per year for important announcements about our venue, submission deadlines, registration, and that sort of thing. No spam, we promise, and it’s easy to unsubscribe at any time.
Who’s organizing all this?
The !!Con 2018 organizing team: Alex Clemmer, Danielle Sucher, Erty Seidohl, Julia Evans, Kiran Bhattaram, Lindsey Kuper, and Nabil Hassein. Organizers emeriti: Leo Franchi and Maggie Zhou. Logo design by Lea Albaugh.
Is your organization interested in sponsoring !!Con? Check out our sponsorship page!
Code of conduct
We have a code of conduct that all !!Con participants are required to observe.