19th & 20th JUNE 2019
The Clayton Hotel, Cork City

What's it all about?

Ireland's largest Software Engineering conference is back in 2019, on June 19th & 20th at the Clayton Hotel Cork City.

For a third year in a row, RebelCon is bringing together the Cork Software Engineering community over 2 days of workshops and talks on the latest technology, culture and development practices in the software industry.

RebelCon is a not for profit technology conference run by the developer community for the developer community.

RebelCon is hosted by Poppulo with support for the initiative from it@cork Skillnet

call for speakers is open!

We are now looking for speakers for RebelCon 2019, across all disciplines of delivering great software.

The focus of RebelCon is to help engineers share their experiences with each other. We all have unique interesting stories to tell, RebelCon is be the time for you to share yours!

RebelCon is a not-for-profit conference, however we recognise that it would not be possible without speakers. If you are coming from outside of Cork, we can help cover the cost of travel and accommodation, so please let us know in your proposal.

Send your proposal now!

Open until March 4th

Last year's speakers said...

RebelCon was a fantastic conference! I really enjoyed speaking to a crowd of engaged, and excited people who traveled from all over to join us in Cork.
Melissa Perri
CEO of Produx Labs, Author of Escaping the Build Trap
I absolutely loved RebelCon. Great speakers, engaging conversations, lovely attendees. I'd attend again in a heartbeat.
Randy Shoup
VP Engineering at WeWork (previously at Stitch Fix, eBay, Google)
I loved my first time at RebelCon and I hope to be back - the energy and enthusiasm from speakers and attendees alike was brilliant!
Sam Newman
Independent consultant, Author of Building Microservices

These wonderful people spoke last year...

June 19th 2019

Workshops to be announced soon, stay tuned!

June 20th 2019
Keynotes & talks

Sarah Wells
Technical Director for Operations and Reliability at the Financial Times.

20+ sessions over 3 tracks
Full schedule announced by April 2019

So where is it all happening?

Clayton Hotel Cork City
Lapp's Quay, Cork City, Ireland


Code of Conduct

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our conference are required to agree with the following code of conduct. Organisers will enforce this code throughout the event. We expect cooperation from all participants to help ensure a safe environment for everybody.

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The Quick Version

Our conference is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference without a refund at the discretion of the conference organisers.

The Less Quick Version

Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion, technology choices, sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.

Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

Sponsors are also subject to the anti-harassment policy. In particular, sponsors should not use sexualised images, activities, or other material. Booth staff (including volunteers) should not use sexualised clothing/uniforms/costumes, or otherwise create a sexualised environment.

If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the conference organisers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expulsion from the conference with no refund.

If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of conference staff immediately. Conference staff can be identified as they'll be wearing branded clothing and/or badges.

Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact hotel/venue security or local law enforcement, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference. We value your attendance.

We expect participants to follow these rules at conference and workshop venues and conference-related social events.

Platinum Sponsors

Want to get involved and learn more about Sponsorship opportunities?
Get in touch with us rebelcon.io@gmail.com

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