Conference 2017

Multi-disciplinary, grassroots tech conference with an inclusive, community ethos, and friendly, welcoming vibe.

Tech Exeter presents “FRESH TECH” at the University of Exeter on Friday 8th September 2017

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Conference 2017 is DONE! Posted in: Conference 2017

Wow, amazing conference everyone! Thank you so much if you attended, volunteered or sponsored us. We had a great time, and hope you did too!

Conference schedule released! Posted in: Conference 2017

The full conference schedule is now available on the conference mini-site.

With 20 speakers across 3 tracks, there’s something for everyone! Tickets are selling fast – with over 100 people already attending make sure you grab one before they sell out! Book now at

A massive shout out goes to our sponsors – the One Planet MBA at the University of Exeter Business School – without them this event couldn’t take place!

Conference tickets on sale now! Posted in: Conference 2017

Tickets for our conference are now on sale through our site at This year we’re running three conference tracks (ranging from the not-so-technical through to the hardcore developer track), hot food catering, plus breakout sessions and entertainment.

Ticket prices start at £40. Grab yourself a bargain!

Conference 2017: Call for speakers Posted in: Conference 2017, Featured

Our Conference site is now live

Visit it to find out more and get tickets

After our amazing inaugural conference last year, we return for a bigger event with the following theme:

TechExeter presents “FRESH TECH”

New technologies, Fresh approaches.
Friday 8th September 2017, University of Exeter. UK.

The call for speakers is now open [form here]. We are after a wide range of topics and depths:

  • High level overviews of fresh “new” technologies (speech interfaces & AI, drones, IOT, VR/AR, medical advances, etc)
  • Technical talks on the latest developer trends
  • Your personal experience working with a particular technology
  • Workshops/hands-on sessions for getting to grips with interesting tech

To give you an idea, previous meetup/conference topics and presenters include:

  • Practical agile. Lessons learned the hard way – Land Registry
  • Fixing the Web with the Interplanetary File System – John Kane
  • Digital Healthcare – Technical Health
  • Monitoring in a scalable world – Met Office
  • Data Science in the cloud with Microsoft Azure – Microsoft
  • Going cross-platform with ASP. NET Core – Just Eat
  • Story mapping and sketching – Sift Digital
  • Simplify, Isolate and Scale with RabbitMQ – Upad Ltd
  • The what, why and how of Unit Testing with SQL Server – University of Exeter
  • Enjoy the Vue.js – Ideaflip
  • Why I Make – Ben Everard

Why talk at TechExeter?

It’s our mission at TechExeter CIC to help bring people together – we have a wonderful friendly and diverse set of members from companies large and small, and by speaking at the conference you’ll be stimulating ideas and helping bring our little community to a global audience. Plus it’ll be super fun! – check out our social media from last year. Whether it’s your first time public speaking or your hundredth, we’ll be on hand to help you get the most out of the event.

Good luck, and remember – you can submit more than one talk!
Kris & Rob

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Entries close Sunday May 14th May 21st 2017.

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