May 25-27 2021
Developer movements have powered billion dollar businesses. Netlify and JAMstack, Snyk and DevSecOps, LaunchDarkly and Feature Flagging.
There’s a pattern here.
Learn from industry leaders at Slack, HashiCorp, DataStax and more on what it means to start a software revolution and wield that power for good and profit.
Tues May 25
Early Approaches to Developer Community & Content
What are the advantages of developer communities and dev-first go-to-market? What role does content play in building value and loyalty? If a manifesto gets no Medium claps, does it make a sound? Join us as we outline a framework for engagement, early strategies to systematize and scale community, and examples of how others have forged a path to developer trust and love.
PANEL: Mux cofounder Matt McClure, ApolloGraphQL’s Director of Developer Experience Peggy Rayzis, and Camunda Director of Dev Rel and author of “The Business of Developer Experience” Mary Thengvall in conversation with Orbit CEO Patrick Woods
PRESENTATION: Orbit CEO Patrick Woods
Wed May 26
Connecting Developer Community to Commercial Success
There’s no doubt that developer love can translate into long-term profits and market share. But the path between developer adoption and meaningful revenue is tough and it’s ever-evolving.
PANEL: Join Armory COO Margaret Francis, HashiCorp CMO Marc Holmes and HackerOne’s VP of Community Luke Tucker in conversation with investor/advisor Ashley Smith to hear how the best bottom-up companies have reconciled and navigated developer community-building and exceedingly larger enterprise deals.
Thurs May 27
12 – 1:30pm PST
Category Leader Essentials: Features, Management, and Momentum
Your startup might launch as a developer tool, but companies with vibrant developer communities often expand into broader platforms, 3rd party ecosystems, and, with luck, into category leaders. Learn how others have won categories, sequenced their partnerships, and tailored their roadmap along the way.
Investor, Advisor, Board Member
Leadership, Platform, and GTM Advisor
DevGuild is a community and event series featuring the CEOs, founders, and top execs at leading developer, infrastructure, and B2B SaaS companies defining the future of software development.