Developer relations events

Since 2015, Hoopy and the global DevRelCon community have been hosting a series of developer relations conferences.

Covering dev rel, developer experience, community, and developer marketing, both DevRelCon and DevXcon have welcomed people from every inhabited continent with events in London, San Francisco, Tokyo, Beijing, and Suzhou.

Here you’ll find details of upcoming events, as well as retrospectives from each of our previous events.

Past events

DevRelCon 2021

DevRelCon Tokyo 2021

DevRelCon 2021

8 November, 2021


The second fully online global DevRelCon took place in November 2021, bringing together speakers and attendees worldwide to discuss the DevRel career path and more.

DevRelCon Tokyo 2021

DevRelCon Tokyo 2021

DevRelCon Tokyo 2021

5 June, 2021


DevRelCon Tokyo returned for a virtual event with speakers and attendees from around the world. Videos available soon.

DevRelCon Earth 2020

DevRelCon Earth 2020

DevRelCon Earth 2020

30 June, 2020


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DevRelCon London 2019

10 December, 2019

QEII Centre, London

The fifth edition of DevRelCon London 2019 took place at the QEII Conference Centre on December 10th and 11th.

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DevRelCon San Francisco 2019

6 June, 2019

Dogpatch Studios, San Francisco

The fourth edition of DevRelCon San Francisco took place in June 2019.

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DevRelCon Tokyo 2019

9 March, 2019

Nihonbashi Tower, Tokyo

The third DevRelCon Tokyo returned to the Nihonbashi Tower on March 9th for an English language conference on developer relations and more.

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DevRelCon London 2018

7 November, 2018

QE II Centre, London

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DevXcon San Francisco 2018

4 June, 2018

Dogpatch Studios, San Francisco

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DevRelCon Bejing 2017

6 May, 2017

Universal Creative Park, 798 Arts District, Beijing

The first developer relations conference in China took place in Beijing in May 2017.

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DevRelCon London 2016

7 December, 2016

Barbican, London

The second edition of DevRelCon London took place at the Barbican in December 2016, with speakers from Microsoft, IBM, and Red Hat.

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DevRelCon San Francisco 2016

16 April, 2016

Microsoft Reactor, San Francisco

The second DevRelCon took place in April 2016 at the Microsoft Reactor in San Francisco.

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DevRelCon London 2015

30 September, 2015

Shoreditch, London

The very first DevRelCon took place in Shoreditch, London in September 2015.