Call for Speakers

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Impact the Future - IWD 2024

event date

17 Mar 2024

location

543 Seymour StVancouver, BC V6B 3K1 Vancouver, Canada


We are looking for speakers who can deliver engaging, informative, and inspiring sessions. 

Are you passionate about technologies and want to share your knowledge and experience with other developers? If yes, then we invite you to submit your proposal for speaking! Speakers must deliver the talk in person for this in-person event. 

For any further queries feel free to email us at: gdgyvr@gmail.com 

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Call for Speakers
Call opens at 12:00 AM

11 Feb 2024

Call closes at 11:59 PM

07 Mar 2024

Call closes in Pacific Standard Time (UTC-08:00) timezone.
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We are open to tech talks on a variety of topics, including but not limited to:


Tech talk (please try to make it generic for any audience base)

  • Design/Development/Management
  • Portfolio/resume 
  • Successful tech startup or Entrepreneurship
  • Tech Job/Career
  • Empowering Women in Tech
  • Women in Leadership
  • Navigating Careers as an Immigrant
  • Mentorship Matters
  • Canadian Workplace Culture
  • Eliminating Bias in Tech
  • Prioritizing Mental Health
  • Inclusivity and diversity in tech and workspace
  • Panel Discussions on Current Issues and Trends in Tech and Diversity

Session types

  • Lightening talk - 10min
  • Session - 30min
  • Panel discussion - 30 minutes. (Must include all your co-speaker's emails for your panel. Otherwise, it will be counted as an incomplete submission.)


**Travel, Accomodation & Expenses**

DevFest Vancouver is a community-driven and volunteer-supported event. Your contribution is voluntary. You get a complimentary free ticket to attend and present your talk. If you are unable to attend in person, your submission will be void. Please be mindful while submitting your talk.

Unfortunately, we are unable to support travel/accommodation for speakers. If your company can cover your travel and accommodation expenses to speak at DevFest Vancouver, please let us know as we may be able to add your company as a sponsor for the event


About the audience:

The majority of our target audience is students/job hunters including developers/designers/non-tech and tech professionals but not limited to this. Anyone from any background is welcome to attend our conference.


For any further queries feel free to email us at: gdgyvr@gmail.com

Join our community slack channel, follow us on Linkedin and event page. 


event fee

free for speakers

Free tickets for speakers