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Level up your development skills!

Level up your skills

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Student Developer Conference is presented in partnership with


Your chance to start planning for life beyond the classroom.

Student DevCon is your chance to find a supportive community of peers & mentors and learn about all the incredible possibilities waiting for you after graduation. 

Join us for a full-day of workshops, panels, and one-on-one time with CTOs and Dev Teams from companies that want to meet you!

  • Get intro lessons (or advanced tips and tricks) on technologies like Machine Learning, Web Dev, VR, Mobile Dev, and more. 

  • Connect with hiring companies.

  • Meet students from other programs & schools.

  • Hear from inspiring tech leaders. Past speakers include Apple, Airbnb, Amii - Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, Jobber, Granify, Drivewyze, and SAM.

Your Ticket Includes

  • Workshops

  • Keynote Speakers

  • Company Mixer

Don’t miss out on

  • Awesome swag

  • Breakfast, lunch & snacks

  • New friends

This year, we’re thrilled to announce that we're joining forces with amazing partners to offer beginner and advanced workshops in four tracks:

  • Amii is bringing their best and brightest for workshops on Machine Learning, Reinforcement Learning, and Natural Language Processing. 

  • Scope AR are industry leaders in augmented reality, working with folks like NASA (yes, that NASA), Toyota, and Microsoft. Join in workshops with team members building product that are shaping the future of the industry. 

  • Darkhorse Analytics is joining us to share ways you can use data and visualizations to shape decisions, improve products and processes, and captivate audiences. Don't miss a chance to hear from Eugene Chen, CTO and Director.  

  • MacEwan University brings UX expertise from the Bachelor of Design program to DevCon. Level-up your design knowledge from dedicated faculty members. 

Check out the schedule



Is DevCon for you?

Student DevCon is suitable for:

  • Postsecondary students studying computing science, computer engineering, or design with specialties in Web Design, User Experience, and Visual Communications.

  • Students with proficiency in computer programming or IT.

  • High school students with interest in computing science are also encouraged to attend - Comp Sci 20 or 30 required.

*Please note: Valid Student I.D. is required at the registration desk. If you are not currently a student and interested in attending the program, please email

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Industry Speakers

Full line-up of speakers coming soon!

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