DevRelCon 2021

8 November, 2021

Online

The second fully online global DevRelCon event took place in November 2021, with three days of talks, workshops, and discussions on the topics of:

  • getting your started in a DevRel career
  • managing relationships and reporting metrics
  • honing your DevRel craft.

Speakers from all six continents joined from around the world, as did an engaged and chatty audience both through our live streaming platform and the event Discord.

Videos of DevRelCon 2021 talks

Lorna Mitchell

Starting up startup DevRel

Lorna Mitchell

Head of Developer Relations Aiven

Matt DeNapoli

First year managing a DevRel team

Matt DeNapoli

Senior Manager, Developer Advocacy Cisco Systems

Bear Douglas

Managing your first developer relations team

Bear Douglas

Director of Developer Relations Slack

PJ Hagerty

The ethics of community

PJ Hagerty

Founder/Chief Community Officer DevRelate.io

Jeremy Meiss

Community, a dish best served collaboratively

Jeremy Meiss

Director, DevRel and Community CircleCi

Fatimah Sarah Khalid

The magical art of storytelling

Fatimah Sarah Khalid

Developer Programs Engineer Pantheon

Akanksha Bhasin

My community building journey

Akanksha Bhasin

Community Evangelist Symbl.ai

Liz Couto

Creating inclusive remote hackathons

Liz Couto

Senior Product Marketing Manager Unity

Zan Markan

How many hats should a DevRel wear?

Zan Markan

Developer Advocate CricleCI

Greg Bulmash

How humor helps (or why whimsy wins)

Greg Bulmash

Principal Developer Advocate Liveperson

Vera Tiago

Specialization and career paths for advocacy teams

Vera Tiago

Developer Advocate Lead OutSystems

Layla Porter

Learning in public: live coding on Twitch

Layla Porter

Live coder, Microsoft MVP, GitHub Star VMWare

Joe Nash

Gatekeepers and pit traps in DevRel career paths

Joe Nash

Developer Educator Twilio

Jonathan Ashong-Lamptey

Diversity and inclusion for your company and community practical steps

Jonathan Ashong-Lamptey

Consultant Element of Inclusion

Kim Maida

Forging your career in DevRel: Advocate to Exec

Kim Maida

VP of Developer Relations Ionic

Naomi Pentrel

Crafting and delivering convincing demos

Naomi Pentrel

Staff Demo Engineer Twilio

Mano Marks

DevRel the heck out of internal partnerships

Mano Marks

Developer Relations Manager Google Cloud

Martin Woodward

Going from 0 to 60

Martin Woodward

Senior Director of Developer Relations GitHub

Adam FitzGerald

Practical career matrices for DevRel

Adam FitzGerald

VP, Developer Relations Hashicorp

Liz Moy

Making developers the superheroes of the enterprise

Liz Moy

Developer Evangelist Twilio

Simon Maple

From individual developer advocate to the C suite

Simon Maple

Field CTO Synk