PubConf Kansas City

- Open to the (techy) public.
The developer afterparty and variety show. At the pub.

August 04, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Doors open at 6:00 pm
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Rapid-fire funny talks, musical acts, and free beer with amazing developers in a relaxed pub atmosphere.

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Talks will be lively, entertaining, and presented in Ignite-style,
5 minutes, 20 slides, 15 seconds per slide. It's going to be fun!
  • Christina Aldan

    Douchebag Communication

    Christina Aldan
  • Damian Brady

    How to Code Like an Asshole

    Damian Brady
    An Aussie dev living in Canada. Sorry Mate.
  • David Neal

    Punching Bears and Other Questionable Advice

    David Neal
    Bearded Baconaholic
  • Eric Brandes

    One Weird Trick to Avoid Losing Money in the Cloud

    Eric Brandes
    Professional Typist
  • Heather Downing

    Talk Dirty to Me

    Heather Downing
    Secretary of Offense
  • Jimmy Bogard

    Public Toilemetry

    Jimmy Bogard
    Untappd Architect
  • Jonathan Mills

    JavaScript, The Weird Parts?

    Jonathan Mills
    Still confused by JavaScript
  • Lyndsey Padget

    Calibrating Your Fuckometer

    Lyndsey Padget
    Token Female
  • Nik Molnar

    Grokking Gastronomy

    Nik Molnar
    Bit Butcher
  • Shawn Wildermuth

    JavaScript: It Used To Be Bad…Now It’s Just Awful

    Shawn Wildermuth
    Director of Self-Importance at


Introducing our guests, and making some jokes.
  • Todd Gardner

    Todd H. Gardner

    PubConf Producer
    Occasional JavaScript Developer.

PubConf Championship

The ultimate speaker competition: the best speakers of the night compete for the PubConf Trophy by bullshitting their way through a never-before-seen presentation.


PBR Big Sky
PBR Big Sky
111 E 13th St, Kansas City, MO 64106
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Condense a conference into one beer-fueled evening of laughs, and you have PubConf.


For the cost of a few beers you'll enjoy free drinks, free pub-fare food, and amazingly funny developers.

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