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Browse our list of upcoming conferences, meetups and webinars.

Event Type

Conference

Ljubljana | November 21, 2019

Bee Scala 2019

Bee Scala is a Scala programming language and accompanying technologies conference brought to you by the altruistic crew that organized the #BeeScala conference 2016 and introduced a new standard of a great conference.

Ljubljana | November 21, 2019

Webinar

Online | November 21, 2019

Microservices, Kubernetes, and Application Modernization Done Right

Many enterprises have reached the limits of what their legacy systems can do. In this talk by David Ogren, Enterprise Architect at Lightbend, we draw from experiences helping our clients successfully create, migrate to, and manage cloud-native system architectures. We look at some of the common pitfalls and anti-patterns of modernization efforts, and some of the best practices for taking an incremental approach to modernizing legacy systems.

Online | November 21, 2019

Meet Up

Amsterdam | November 28, 2019

Amsterdam.scala

Amsterdam | November 28, 2019

Conference

Las Vegas | December 2, 2019

ASW Re:invent

Las Vegas | December 2, 2019

Conference

Stockholm | February 3, 2020

Jfokus 2020

Sweden's premier developer conference.

Stockholm | February 3, 2020

Conference

Atlanta | February 19, 2020

DevNexus 2020

The fourteenth DevNexus will be at the Georgia World Congress Center in Downtown Atlanta, GA. We are looking forward to hosting a nice lounge at the largest DevNexus yet and can’t wait for you to join.

Atlanta | February 19, 2020

Conference

Hawaii | February 24, 2020

UnVoxxed Hawaii 2020

Unconference in the Islands of Hawaii, f.k.a. @LavaOneConf , now part of the @Devoxx / @voxxed family. #UnVoxxedHawaii will be on February 24-25, 2020.

Hawaii | February 24, 2020

Conference

Brühl, Köln | March 17, 2020

JavaLand 2020

The big reunion of the community in the amusement park flair once again offers the ideal environment for knowledge exchange and networking. Numerous lectures by top speakers, interactive community activities and lots of fun await you! Become a speaker and join us!

Brühl, Köln | March 17, 2020

Conference

San Francisco | April 27, 2020

Red Hat Summit 2020

Red Hat Summit 2020 featured executives, open source leaders, and some of our most innovative customers discussing trends, telling stories, and anticipating the future.

San Francisco | April 27, 2020

Conference

San Francisco | May 4, 2020

IBM Think 2020

Join us at IBM Think for a hands on workshop exploring Reactive Microservices.

San Francisco | May 4, 2020

Conference

Seattle | May 17, 2020

Scala Days Training 2020 - Seattle

Seattle | May 17, 2020

Conference

Seattle | May 18, 2020

Scala Days 2020 - Seattle

Seattle | May 18, 2020

Conference

Berlin | July 1, 2020

Scala Days 2020 - Berlin

Berlin | July 1, 2020

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How Lightbend can help!

  • Sponsorship and swag: if you are interested in having Lightbend sponsor your meetup or send swag, please email usergroups@lightbend.com
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