Friday, January 17, 2014

Prairie Dev Con 2014 in Winnipeg–Details Announced!


Prairie Dev Con will be returning to Winnipeg April 7 & 8 2014, and will be held at the Canad Inns Polo Park hotel and conference centre!

We've got an amazing four days of technical awesomeness coming your way in April!

Free Community Code Retreat Event Sunday, April 6th

On the Sunday before the conference, Prairie Dev Con and its sponsors will be hosting a FREE Code Retreat event! This is an excellent opportunity to come and sharpen your development skills as you work cooperatively with other developers to solve a shared problem.

For more information visit our CodeRetreat page!

Prairie Dev Con 2014

We've brought in some fantastic speakers to present over 40 sessions over the conference's two days! Taking your feedback, we've focussed the content on web, mobile, ALM, and development patterns & practices (with sessions on other topics as well).

We've arranged for some awesome out-of-town speakers to attend, including:

  • K. Scott Allen - Pluralsight author and blogger at
  • Dave Methvin - President of the jQuery Foundation and lead developer of the jQuery Core library
  • Howard Dierking - Program Manager on the Windows Azure Frameworks and Tools team
  • Donald Belcham - Author and speaker on development patterns & practices

I could go on but then I’d just be listing all of our amazing speakers, so head over to our speaker page and check out our line-up for April!

Post Conference Workshops

We're offering post conference workshops on Domain Driven Design (Donald Belcham) and Kanban & TFS ALM (Dylan Smith)!

Check out our workshop page for more details!

Amazing Professional Development Value!

Attending Prairie Dev Con is still one of the most affordable professional development experiences you can get as a software developer. Our Early Bird price (available until February 28th) is $499.99 and groups of 3 or more still get an extra $50 off each registration!

Get all the information on how to register on our Registration page!

Connect With Us!

If you'd like to receive email updates for our Winnipeg conference, please join our mailing list by clicking here!

You can also connect with us via Facebook, Twitter, the conference blog, or email us at!

Thanks, and I hope to see you in April!

D'Arcy Lussier
Prairie Dev Con