2 DAY CONFERENCE

iOSCon 2019 - The conference for iOS and Swift Developers

Topics covered at #iOSCon

Thursday, 21st - Friday, 22nd March in London

29 experts spoke.

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Join us at iOSCon 2019 on March 21nd-22nd

iOSCon 2019 is the go-to conference to discover and learn all the latest developments in the iOS and Swift world. Join leading experts in the iOS & Swift realm, who will share the latest technologies, tools, ideas and practices developing and evolving within iOS, Swift and Mobile Technology.

We are very excited to announce that 2019's programme will include keynotes from John Sundell, Gwendolyn Weston, Jessica Rose, Daniel Steinberg and Jaimee Newberry. Keep an eye on the programme for all the updates to the line-up!

Follow #ioscon to keep up with announcements and news.


Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great Early Bird Tickets available. So if you are planning to join us for two days packed with iOS fun, don't miss your chance and book your ticket today!

Call for Papers is Now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

Code of Conduct

We are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all. Learn more in our Code of Conduct.

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Thanks to our sponsors

Programme

Day 1: Thursday 21st March 2019

Don't miss these amazing talks!

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08:30

Registration and Breakfast Refreshments

09:00

Welcome to iOSCon 2019 Day 1!

09:15

Keynote: Decisions

John Sundell

All levels


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10:15

Tea & Coffee Break

10:30

Best Practices for Notifications Features

Kaya Thomas

Intermediate


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The importance of Privacy on Apple Platforms

Manuel "StuFF mc" Carrasco Molina

Intermediate


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11:15

Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Parsing Formal Languages with Swift

Nick Lockwood

Intermediate


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Legacy iOS apps: Refactor vs. Rewrite

Julietta Yaunches

All levels


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12:15

Tea & Coffee Break

12:30

30 Xcode Tips in 45 Minutes

Sean Allen

Intermediate


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Enhancing Real-Time Video with ARKit

Manik Sachdeva

Intermediate


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13:15

Lunch

14:15

Keynote: The Monad Lurking Under Your Bed At Night

Daniel Steinberg

All levels


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15:00

Tea & Coffee Break

15:15

Mr. Wolf's Horror Stories

Jorge Ortiz Fuentes

Intermediate


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What Go Can Teach You About Programming

Abizer Nasir

All levels


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16:00

Tea & Coffee Break

16:15

Workshop: Intro to Siri Shortcuts

Daniel Steinberg

Intermediate


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Workshop: Secure Software Development: From Rookie to Hardcore in 90 Minutes

Anastasiia Voitova

Intermediate


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17:45

Beer Break

18:00

Keynote: Burnout

Jessica Rose

All levels


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19:00

#iOSCon Party

22:00

End of #iOSCon 2019 Day 1. See You Tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 22nd March 2019

Don't miss these amazing talks!

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08:30

Registration and Breakfast Refreshments

09:00

Welcome to iOSCon 2019 Day 2!

09:15

Keynote: The Business Case For Your Code

Gwendolyn Weston

All levels


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10:15

Tea & Coffee Break

10:30

The evolution of MobileCI at the BBC

Tim Condon

Intermediate


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Cellular View Controllers

Robin Malhotra

Intermediate


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11:15

Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Option(al) Is Not A Failure

Phil Nash

Intermediate


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Better Together

Niamh Power

All levels


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12:15

Tea & Coffee Break

12:30

The Evolution of Swift: Are we there yet?

Paul Hudson

Intermediate


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Swift as a Coursing River: Generate a Song with Hidden Markov Models in Swift

Lizzie Siegle

Beginner


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13:15

Lunch

14:15
2

Live Podcast: Swift over Coffee

Sean Allen and Paul Hudson

All levels


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14:45

Tea & Coffee Break

15:00

From input to information – ML to the rescue!

Mukesh Thawani

Intermediate


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Beyond TDD

Graham Lee

Intermediate


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15:45

Tea & Coffee Break

16:00

Lightning Talk: ABI Stability & the LLVM

Julietta Yaunches

Intermediate


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Lightning Talk: Dear Interviewee: What Your Interviewer Would Like You to Know, But Can’t Tell You

Alex Karp

Beginner


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16:15

Lightning Talk: Use Sourcery to Make Your iOS Code Write Itself

Gabrielle Earnshaw

Intermediate


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3

Lightning Talk by Young Coders

Femi Owolade-Coombes, Imran Hassan, and Grace Owolade-Coombes

All levels


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16:30

Lightning Talk: Your iPhone Is Also A Phone! 🤯

Paul Ardeleanu

All levels


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Lightning Talk: Meeting Business Users Expectations

Kevin Muessig

All levels


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16:45

Tea & Coffee Break

17:00

Keynote: Tool Builders for Life

Jaimee Newberry

All levels


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18:00

iOSCon 2019 - Final Wrap-up

18:10

End of iOSCon 2019 - See you in 2020!

Sponsors

Whether you are seeking to improve visibility of your tools, devices or projects, or simply would like to support iOS' passionate community through your engagement, our sponsorship team will be able to help you select the best sponsorship package for you! Email sponsors@skillsmatter.com or phone 0207 183 9043.

Click here if you are interested in a downloadable PDF outlining sponsorship opportunities, or contact the team by email sponsors@skillsmatter.com.

Available Packages

    • 256-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (4.5m x 2.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 6 free conference tickets, worth £650 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 6 free exhibitor passes
      • 6 of your #iOSCon related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 50 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 3 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 4 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra large) logo displayed on:

      • iOSCon 2019 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2019 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • iOSCon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags
      • Lanyards worn by every attendee
      • Conference t-shirt

      Featured at the iOSCon 2019 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
      • On party banners
    • 128-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (3m x 1.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 4 free conference tickets, worth £650 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 4 free exhibitor passes
      • 4 of your #iOSCon related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 25 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 2 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 2 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (large) logo displayed on:

      • iOSCon 2019 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2019 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • iOSCon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags

      Featured at the iOSCon 2019 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
    • 64-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (1.5m x 1.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 2 free conference tickets, worth £650 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 2 free exhibitor passes
      • 2 of your #iOSCon related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 10 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (medium size) logo displayed on:

      • iOSCon 2019 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2019 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • iOSCon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • 32-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Your own flipchart in central conference break-out area
      • 1 free conference ticket, worth £650 (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 1 free exhibitor pass
      • 1 of your #iOSCon related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (small) logo displayed on:

      • iOSCon 2019 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2019 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • 16-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • 1 free exhibitor pass
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra small) logo displayed on:

      • iOSCon 2019 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2019 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue


To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Thanks to our sponsors

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