ChefConf 2017Build. Deliver. Delight

Chef comes alive when nearly 2,000 passionate leaders, practitioners, and innovators from the DevOps community converge upon Austin, Texas. We'll present an invigorating blend of technology and local Austin experiences to engage and energize both technical practitioners and corporate leaders.

Want to share more reasons to convince your boss to let you join us? Download our justification letter.

ChefConf Community Celebration Wed, May 24, 7:00 PMCelebrate Community

Celebrate the Chef Community at Stubbs Bar-B-Q and rock out with Golden Dawn Arkestra, Brownout, and DJ Chicken George.

ChefConf 2017 at a glance Three days of opportunities to engage Chef contributors, customers, and partners

Day 1 // May 22

  • Workshops & Chef Training
  • Community Summit
  • Partner Summit
  • Welcome Reception

Day 2 // May 23

  • Keynotes
  • Technical Sessions
  • Happy Hour
  • Game Night

Day 3 // May 24

  • Keynotes
  • Technical Sessions
  • Awesome Chef Awards
  • Community Celebration

Day 4 // May 25

  • Hackday

Featured speakers

Adam Jacob

Adam Jacob

CTO & Co-Founder

Chef

Sandi Metz

Sandi Metz

Programmer, Author, Teacher, Consultant

TorqueForge

Scott Prugh

Scott Prugh

Chief Architect & VP Software Development

CSG International

Barry Crist

Barry Crist

CEO

Chef

Nathen Harvey

Nathen Harvey

VP Community Development

Chef

Who gets the most out of ChefConf?

You will. Come join your peers in the Chef Community and you can:

  • hear executives share how they overcame their transformation challenges to become high-velocity businesses
  • practice and learn new skills in hands-on, interactive sessions
  • learn to implement an automated workflow that embodies DevOps principles
  • share patterns of success for moving from a traditional workplace to one that embraces speed, cooperation, and communication
  • hear from thought leaders in the DevOps space
  • experience Austin's food, music, and art scenes
Share your unique story through our Diversity Scholarship

ChefConf 2016 Delighted the Community

Frequently Asked Questions

Our 2017 Sponsors

Microsoft
Microsoft
platinum sponsorship
vmware
vmware
gold sponsorship
Outlyer
Outlyer
gold sponsorship
VictorOps
VictorOps
gold sponsorship
SignalFX
SignalFX
gold sponsorship
Alert Logic
Alert Logic
gold sponsorship
Datadog
Datadog
gold sponsorship
AppDynamics
AppDynamics
gold sponsorship
Scalyr
Scalyr
gold sponsorship
ThoughtWorks
ThoughtWorks
gold sponsorship
Electric Cloud
Electric Cloud
silver sponsorship
Threat Stack
Threat Stack
silver sponsorship
StackIQ
StackIQ
silver sponsorship
Relevance Lab
Relevance Lab
silver sponsorship
JFrog
JFrog
silver sponsorship
Catchpoint
Catchpoint
silver sponsorship
Wavefront
Wavefront
startup sponsorship
Linux Academy
Linux Academy
startup sponsorship
DNSimple
DNSimple
startup sponsorship
DigitalOnUs
DigitalOnUs
startup sponsorship

ChefConf 2016 Highlights

Chef Presents: HugOps

Veresh Sita, Alaska Airlines - ChefConf 2016 Keynote

Chef Automate Demo - ChefConf 2016 Keynote

Adam Jacob - ChefConf 2016 Keynote

ChefConf Diversity Scholarship

Welcoming and inclusive, the Chef community is always seeking a diversity of opinion, thought and experience. Share why you are an awesome example of diversity within the Chef community for a chance to receive a complimentary ChefConf pass.