2 DAY CONFERENCE

iOSCon 2018 - The conference for iOS and Swift Developers

Topics covered at #iOSCon

Thursday, 22nd - Friday, 23rd March in London

28 experts spoke.

Overview

iOSCon celebrates the latest developments and the sharpest minds in iOS. Do you want to find out about all the latest & most topical iOS & Swift technologies and applications and discover the best practices and ideas? Then come and join us at iOSCon in London!

iOSCon 2019 Announcement

Thank you so much to everyone who made iOSCon 2018 awesome. Early-bird tickets for iOSCon 2019 are now available here.

Join us at iOSCon 2018 on March 22nd-23rd

iOSCon 2018 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 the iOS, Swift and Mobile Technology.

2018's programme includes keynotes from Danielle Tomlinson, Michael Feathers, Daniel Steinberg and Cate Huston. Have a look at the full line-up here!

Follow #ioscon to keep up with announcements and news.

Check out iOSCon 2017's Highlights and Conversations with speakers here!


Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great offers available so if you are planning to join us for two days packed with iOS fun, get your skates on 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!

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

iOSCon 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan

Skills Matter is proud and happy to share our iOSCon 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan. This plan is based on our commitment to help develop the skills of women and their participation in our community. It is aimed at helping women who want to enter/ re-enter the tech industry.

Find more information here!

Code of Conduct

Please find our Code of Conduct here.

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Programme

Day 1: Thursday 22nd March 2018

Don't miss these amazing talks!

Track CTRL ALT/TAB
08:30

Registration & Breakfast Refreshments

09:00

Welcome to iOSCon 2018!

Paul Ardeleanu

All levels


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09:15

Keynote: Sustainable Releases, a Tale of Teams and Automation

Danielle Tomlinson

All levels


keynote
10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

A different take on Data Model

Maxim Zaks

Intermediate


entity-component-system testable-architecture data-oriented-design

Designing and Building With Accessibility in Mind.

Hung Truong

Intermediate


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11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

Nuke It From Orbit: How to Deal With Massive View Controllers Once and For All

Paul Hudson

All levels


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Understanding Codable

Ian Partridge

Intermediate


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12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

Beyond animations with Core Animation

John Sundell

Intermediate


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Storyboards Revisited

Paul Stringer

Intermediate


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13:15

Lunch

14:15

Workshop: Hands On Advanced Architecture for iOS

Jorge Ortiz Fuentes

Intermediate


architecture android

Workshop: Test or Go Fishing - an introduction to TDD

Paul Ardeleanu

Beginner


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17:00

Beer Break!

17:15

Keynote: Applicatives - The Forgotten Middle Child

Daniel Steinberg

Beginner


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18:00

#iOSCon 2018 Party!

21:00

End of #iOSCon 2018 Day 1. See You Tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 23rd March

Don't miss these amazing talks!

Track CTRL ALT/TAB
08:30

Registration & Breakfast Refreshments

09:00

Welcome to iOSCon 2018 Day 2!

09:15

Keynote: We are thrilled to have Michael Feathers at iOSCon 2018!

Michael C. Feathers

All levels


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10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

Understanding language on iOS

Martin Mitrevski

Intermediate


wit.ai linguistic-tagger coreml sirikit dialogflow

Decoding Codable

Ellen Mey

Beginner


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11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

The art of developing more in less time - how to not get caught by long build times?

Eliasz Sawicki

Intermediate


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So you want to build a medical app?

Yvette Cook

All levels


medtech startups healthkit ios
12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

App Architectures: Remixed

Dan Cutting

Advanced


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Interconnect all the things!

Esteban Torres

Intermediate


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13:15

Lunch

14:30

A Whistle-stop Tour of Core ML

Sam Davies

Beginner


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Understanding Code Signing

Pravara Kant

Beginner


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15:15

Coffee Break

15:30

Lightning Talk: Domain-Driven Architecture

Sergey Shulga

All levels


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Lightning Talk: Understanding Your iOS Product Before Looking to Scale

Jillian Kowalchuk

All levels


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15:45

Lightning Talk: iOS Status Bar in Depth

Alexander Zimin

Intermediate


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Lightning Talk: Pull Requests are Language

Abizer Nasir

All levels


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16:00

Lightning Talk: How Modern Mobile Technology Helps us to Enhance Business Applications

Ian Thain

All levels


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Lightning Talk: The Stand Up

Phil Nash

All levels


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16:15

Lightning Talk: DIY DI

Sam Davies

Intermediate


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16:30

Beer Break

16:45

Keynote: Successfully Derailed Product

Cate Huston

All levels


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17:45

iOSCon 2018 - Final Wrap-up

Carla Gaggini

All levels


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18:00

End of iOSCon 2018 - See you in 2019!

Sponsors

Whether you are seeking to improve visibility of your tools, devices or projects, or simply would like to support µCon's 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 or phone +44 (0) 207 183 9040.

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 2018 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2018 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 2018 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 2018 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2018 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 2018 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 2018 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2018 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 2018 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2018 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 2018 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All iOSCon 2018 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:

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