Your Guide to DevCon

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Bucharest is preparing to hold its biggest IT event of the year. From the 12th to the 14th of November, IT professionals will meet to share their insights, experiences, and catch up on all the latest news and trends within the IT industry.  The hope is that by having so many tech minds under one roof, the future of technology will flourish.

The event is split into four main sections. AI and Machine Learning, QA and Testing, Security, and Java. Let’s take a bit of a closer look at what you can expect.

AI and Machine Learning

Without a doubt, this is one of the key areas when looking at the future and growth in the field of IT. We can already see how much AI and Machine Learning is changing the way we currently live.  There will be talks about intelligent automation, face-reading machines, and deep learning. You will gain knowledge of the latest tools that are being used in retail, health, and the environment.

QA and Testing

Regardless of what area of technology you are in, there must be some element of quality assurance. On the second day of the conference, you will be able to learn more about which are the best tools and insights based on case studies that have been carried out.

Security Con

On the same day, attendees will have the chance to discover the best ways to keep their online lives secure. Each new language, application, software, and hardware development opens us up to new cyber threats. This conference is perfect for those who want to improve their online security with some of the latest methods.

Java Con

The final day of conferences is wrapped up with one of the leading programming languages of our time. Find out about the best practices for Java, and the most recent features and tools. Best yet, you can witness some live-coding and useful examples of its use from expert speakers.

The Speakers:

Over the 3 days, there will be more than 600 speakers from around the globe. Some are industry leaders, others are tech pioneers or evangelists. Here are some people you can expect to hear from, and possibly even meet.

  • Abraham Kang- CTO of Gee
  • Alexander Andelk- Senior Agile Testing Leas of King
  • Bogdan Carlescu- Lead Product Marketing Manager of Bitdefender
  • Laurent Picard- Developer Relations at Google
  • Philippee De Ryck- Google Developer Expert and Founder of Pragmatic Web Security

There are many more people attendees will have the pleasure of hearing from. A full list can be found on the DevCon website.


Between all the talks, amazing speakers, and information there are coffee breaks and lunch breaks. These moments are the perfect time to continue networking in order to learn new things and share your knowledge.

DevCon 2019 will take place at the Athénée Palace Hilton. Tickets are on sale now and there is a significant reduction in price for those who register early. To book your tickets you can find out more information here.