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.
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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.
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What's happening at ChefConf?
From community events, to technical workshops, to keynotes and sessions there are a lot of opportunities to learn.
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
- Technical Sessions
- Happy Hour
- Game Night
Day 3 // May 24
- Technical Sessions
- Awesome Chef Awards
- Community Celebration
Day 4 // May 25
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
ChefConf 2016 Delighted the Community
Frequently Asked Questions
- How can I stay up to date on all ChefConf happenings?
- When and how can I register for ChefConf?Registration will available January 2017.
- What type of weather can I expect in May in Austin?The temperature rises most days during May to over 80 °F (27 °C) in Austin. In some years the temperature climbs as high as 100 °F (38 °C) this month.
- Does Chef have a published Code of Conduct?We expect participants to adhere to the code of conduct at all conference venues and conference-related social events.
Our 2017 Sponsors
ChefConf 2016 Highlights
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.