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!!Con 2022

November 12-13, 2022

The joy, excitement, and surprise of computing

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!!Con (pronounced “bang bang con”) 2022 is one day of talks and one day of workshops to celebrate the joyous, exciting, and surprising moments in computing.

Aki Van Ness
Aniyia Williams
Anjana Vakil
Anuoluwapo Karounwi
Ashlee Boyer
Char Stiles

Marlene Mhangami
Nicole He
Omar Rizwan
Sumana Harihareswara
Wenting Zhang

Save the Dates!

!!Con 2022 will be held virtually on the weekend of November 12-13!

November 12th will be a day of delightful lightning talks by our amazing speakers. We’ll also have a comedy set and musical number. It’ll be a great time.

November 13th will be a day of fun and educational workshops that will surprise and delight you.

More information, including a schedule, will be announced Soon™.

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.

What’s so great about !!Con?

Here’s what some of our past speakers and attendees said about us:

“@bangbangcon managed to pack more useful info into one day than most other conferences do in 3. And it was 10x more fun.” – @johnwittrock

“Virtual @bangbangcon’s reminding me how much fun it is to hear people talk about what they’re passionate about” – @trudake

“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 was awesome! Learned a lot, met very friendly people, and left inspired.” – @bxmani

“It’s only halfway over, but @bangbangcon is setting the bar for virtual events for me. […]” – @lazerwalker

Who’s organizing all this?

The !!Con 2022 organizing team: Erty Seidohl, Julia Evans, Em Lazer-Walker, Sarah Withee, Maggie Zhou, and Joshua Wise.

If you’d like, you can send us some mail!

Organizers emeriti: Alicja Raszkowska, Leo Franchi, Nabil Hassein, Alex Clemmer, Emily Xie, Danielle Sucher, Kiran Bhattaram, Ahmed Abdalla, Lindsey Kuper, and Dev Purandare.

Logo design by Lea Albaugh.

!!Con 2022 is a project of the Exclamation Foundation.

If you’d like, you can send us some mail!

Code of Conduct

We have a code of conduct that all !!Con participants are required to observe.