A Guide to 2017 Conferences

Back by popular demand! It’s difficult to keep track of all of the great talks and conferences happening in our industry. Sometimes you may find out too late that an event is taking place, and it’s a real shame when it’s an something you might have attended. We’ve compiled this list so you can see what’s happening, both in your hometown, and abroad. This list will be updated throughout the year.



Date: January 5-6
Location: Park City, Utah
Link: https://www.frontutah.com/

Agent Conference

Date: January 20-21
Location: Dornbirn, Austria
Link: http://agent.sh/


SVG Summit

Date: TBA
Location: Online
Theme: SVG

The Rolling Scopes Conference

Dates: February 18-19
Location: Minsk, Belarus
Link: https://2017.conf.rollingscopes.com/


Dates: Workshops Feb 25- March 5, Conference March 1
Location: San Francisco, CA
Link: ForwardJS.com
Theme: JavaScript


Date: February 13-17
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Link: http://www.webstock.org.nz/17/



Date: Mar 7-8
Location: jDays
Link: http://www.jdays.se/

React Conf

Date: March 13-14
Location: Santa Clara
Theme: React
Link: Coming Soon

JS Remote Conf

Date: March 15-16
Location: Online
Theme: JavaScript
Link: https://devchat.tv/conferences/js-remote-conf-2017

React London

Date: March 28
Location: London, UK
Link: https://react.london/
Theme: ReactJS

JavaScript Summit

Date: TBA
Location: Online
Theme: JavaScript

Design it; Build it

Date: March 30-31
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Theme: Design & Front-End Dev
Link: http://www.dibiconference.com


Date: March 28-29
Location: Portland, Oregon
Theme: Ember.js and Front-End Development
Link: http://emberconf.com

Render Conf

Date: March 30-31
Location: Oxford, UK
Link: http://2017.render-conf.com/



Date: April 1
Location: London
Theme: Diversity in Tech and Gaming
Link: https://www.alterconf.com/conferences/london-england

An Event Apart

Date: April 3-5
Location: Seattle
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/seattle-2017


Date: April 4-5
Location: San Francisco
Link: http://smashingconf.com/

ng-conf 2017

Date: April 5-7
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Link: https://www.ng-conf.org/

Bulgaria Web Summit

Date: April 7-8
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Link: https://bulgariawebsummit.com/

Front End Design Conference

Date: April 19-21
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Link: frontenddesignconference.com/

React Amsterdam

Date: April 21
Location: Amsterdam, NL
Link: http://react-amsterdam.com/

FITC Toronto

Date: April 23-25
Location: Toronto, Canada
Link: http://fitc.ca/event/to17/

Open Vis Conf

Date: April 24-25
Location: Boston, MA
Theme: Data Visualization
Link: https://openvisconf.com/


Date: April 27-28
Location: New York, NY
Link: https://www.generateconf.com/new-york-2017/



Date: May 5
Location: Berlin, Germany
Link: http://2017.cssconf.eu/

JS Conf EU

Date: May 6-7
Location: Berlin, Germany
Link: http://2017.jsconf.eu/


Date: May 9-10
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Link: https://www.frontutah.com/


Date: May 8–9- Training & Tutorials, May 10–11- Conference
Location: Austin, TX
Theme: Open Source
Link: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon/oscon-tx

An Event Apart

Date: May 15-17
Location: Boston
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/boston-2017

React Europe

Date: May 18-19
Location: Paris, France
Theme: React
Link: https://www.react-europe.org/

Beyond Tellerrand

Date: May 15-17
Location: Dusseldorf, Germany
Link: http://beyondtellerrand.com/

React Europe

Date: May 18-19
Location: Paris, France
Theme: ReactJS
Link: https://www.react-europe.org/

DEVit Conference

Date: May 20-21
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Link: http://devitconf.org/

User Experience Lisbon

Date: May 23-26
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Link: https://www.ux-lx.com/


Date: May 24-26
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Link: https://2017.front-trends.com/

UX London

Date: May 24-26
Location: London, England
Theme: UX
Link: http://2017.uxlondon.com/

Frontend United

Date: May 26-27
Location: Athens, Greece
Link: http://frontendunited.org/


Date: May 4-5
Location: Sydney
Date: May 8-9
Location: Melbourne
Date: May 12
Location: Brisbane
Theme: Responsive Web Development
Link: http://www.webdirections.org/respond16/


Web Rebels

Date: June 1-2
Location: Oslo, Norway
Link: https://www.webrebels.org/


Date: June 7-9
Location: Faenza, Italy
Theme: Web Typography and Design
Link: http://2017.kerning.it

UX Scotland

Date: June 7-9
Location: Edinburgh, UK
Theme: User Experience and Design
Link: uxscotland.net/2017/


Date: June 9
Location: San Francisco
Link: https://www.generateconf.com/


Date: June 13-14
Location: New York
Link: http://lanyrd.com/2017/smashingconf-new-york/


Date: June 14-16
Location: Columbia SC
Link: http://convergese.com/

O’Reilly Fluent

Date: June 19–20, 2017 for training, June 20–22, 2017 for tutorials and conference
Location: San Jose, CA
Link: http://conferences.oreilly.com/fluent/fl-ca


An Event Apart

Date: July 10-12
Location: Washington DC
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/washington-dc-2017

Design & Content Conference

Date: July 17-19
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Theme: Design and Content
Link: http://www.designcontentconf.com/


An Event Apart

Date: August 28-30
Location: Chicago
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/chicago-2017

Frontend Conference Zurich

Date: 31 August – 1 September
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Link: https://frontendconf.ch/



Date: September 7-8
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Link: http://nordicjs.com


Date: September 8
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Link: http://refresh.rocks/


Date: Sept 16-17
Location: Ekaterinburg, Russia
Link: http://fronttalks.ru/


Date: Sept 20-22
Location: London
Link: https://www.generateconf.com/


Empire JS

Date: October 22
Location: New York, NY
Theme: JavaScript
Link: http://2017.empirejs.org/

An Event Apart

Date: October 30- November 1
Location: San Francisco
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/san-francisco-2017


An Event Apart

Date: December 11-13
Location: Denver
Link: https://aneventapart.com/event/denver-2017

TBA Conferences

There are a lot of conferences that will be around this year that don’t yet have dates or an updated site. Here is a list of some of them to watch out for, we’ll be updating them as details come in. If you are the organizer of one of these conferences, please fill out the form below to provide us with details.

  • Clarity Conf
  • RWD Summit
  • CSS Conf AU
  • Space City JS
  • JSConf Uruguay
  • Industry Conf
  • HTML5DevConf
  • CSSConf Budapest
  • JSConf Budapest
  • Valio Con
  • Port80
  • CSSconf Nordic
  • CSS Day + HTML Special
  • Code (AU)
  • CascadiaJS
  • CSSConf Argentina
  • React Rally
  • JS Conf Iceland
  • Nebraska JavaScript Conference
  • Reasons to be Creative
  • Nightly Build
  • Full Stack Fest
  • ReactNext 2016
  • From the Front
  • NCDevCon
  • FrontTalks
  • Mirror Conf
  • CSS Conf
  • LibertyJS
  • View Source Berlin
  • Full Stack Toronto
  • CSS Dev Conf
  • Front Porch
  • Empire Node
  • Mixin Conf
  • SassConf
  • View Source Seattle
  • Graphical Web
  • ELA Conf
  • Nodevember
  • CSS Conf Asia
  • JS Conf Asia
  • JS Kongress Munich
  • CSS Conf AU
  • JS Conf AU
  • Ampersand
  • dotCSS
  • dotJS
  • CSSDay.io

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