GOTO Chicago 2017
Conference: May 1-2 // Workshops: May 3-4

International Software Conference - For Developers By Developers
Organized by Trifork

GOTO Chicago 2017 is where you will learn about new trends, connect with industry experts, share your passion, and grow your skills. The program is created for developers by developers with conference talks and workshops covering the full stack of software development including DevOps and Security and highlighting emerging technologies like Machine Learning and Virtual Reality. Get inspired by our speakers who are software innovators and thought leaders from startups and enterprises across all different disciplines of software development!

Sign up for GOTO Chicago 2017

Register now to secure a seat! Conference passes are $1295 and each one-day workshop is just $750!

Ticket and Workshop Prices

The Workshops

We have full-day workshops on technical topics led by one of our world-renowned speakers. Each and every workshop is a hands-on learning session led by true experts in their field - a higher quality training session is hard to find!

You can buy a workshop session as part of one of our packages or by itself.

View all the available workshops

Our Speakers

GOTO Chicago is all about the talks. Our program committee of leading industry experts recruit interesting speakers from around the world to present.

Bridget Kromhout
Co-host of Arrested DevOps Podcast & Principal Technologist at Pivotal
Chris Heilmann
Senior Program Manager Developer Experience & Evangelism at Microsoft
Dan North
Originator of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) & Principal Consultant
Linda Rising
Queen of Patterns. Author of numerous Books
Martin Fowler
Author, speaker, consultant and general loud-mouth on software development
Nicole Forsgren
CEO & Chief Scientist, DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA)
Sam Newman
Author of "Building Microservices" from O'Reilly

Become GOTO Crew

As a GOTO Chicago volunteer, you will work for approx. 12 hours during the conference helping with practical work (like monitoring session and staffing the info desk), and in return, you will get to attend the conference sessions and social events for free (when you are not working).

Sign up to join the GOTO Chicago crew

Sponsored by

GOTO Chicago is a high quality software development conference with presentations and trainings on the most important topics presented by the best international speakers and practitioners in our community.

By sponsoring GOTO Chicago 2017, you will generate HOT tech leads and build awareness in the tech community!

Email us and we can discuss how you can get involved!

Watch videos from GOTO Chicago 2016

We can hardly wait for GOTO Chicago 2017 but in the meantime, you can watch videos of sessions from last year's conference. Many more are available on our YouTube Channel.

The Beautiful Venue

Located in the heart of downtown Chicago where the Chicago River meets Lake Michigan, Swissôtel Chicago is an award-winning, all-glass hotel with stunning views of the lakefront from Navy Pier to Millennium Park.

Follow this link to book your accommodations at the Swissôtel Chicago.

Swissôtel Chicago directly overlooks many of the city's most famous landmarks. Two of the most popular parks in the city, Millennium Park and Grant Park, along with exclusive shopping on The Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago are just steps away from the hotel.

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