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Thank you so much for coming. We hope you enjoyed it.

Couldn't make Spec? Catch up on highlights below.

October 22-23, 2019San Francisco, CA
October 22-23, 2019San Francisco, CA
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Slack Developer Goals

What is Spec?

Spec is an event for developers who are building the future of work, one Slack app at a time.

Come to Spec to share, learn and grow—across all levels and industries.

Whether you’re developing software for Slack’s millions of users or creating tools just for your team, join us. We’re excited to see you there!

Why attend

Join us at the conference for builders

At Spec you'll learn:

  • Ways your peers at companies around the world are solving similar problems for their teams
  • Design skills to make your app shine—and get used
  • How Slack engineers build Slack
Member from Slack DevRel Team Presenting

Speakers

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Brian Elliott

VP and GM, Platform
Slack

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Sarah Franklin

EVP and GM, Trailhead and Developer Relations
Salesforce

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Cal Henderson

Co-founder and CTO, Slack

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Randall Munroe

xkcd Comic Creator, Author, and Engineer

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Ellie Powers

Director, Product
Slack

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Bear Douglas

Director of Developer Relations
Slack

More to come!

Plan your experience

Choose a track, or mix and match sessions

TRACK 1:

Plan

Lay a strong foundation for a successful Slack app.

40 minute breakout sessions

You'll learn how to:

  • Build for the unique needs of large organizations
  • Select and refine your app’s business model
  • Create customer engagement strategies to gather feedback and build loyalty

TRACK 2:

Build

Dive into practical applications. Bring your laptop, your in-development apps, and an open mind!

90 minute workshops

You'll learn how to:

  • Design app UI to maximize engagement in hands-on workshops
  • Borrow tips, tricks, or even open-source code from Slack developers working on similar problems
  • Use frameworks, libraries and other dev tools to build scalable apps faster

Agenda overview

October 22nd

MorningRegistration Opens
Opening keynote
AfternoonBreakout sessions and workshopsInteractive workshops and breakout sessions filled with practical insights
EveningSpec celebration

October 23rd

MorningMorning keynote
AfternoonBreakout sessions and workshopsInteractive workshops and breakout sessions filled with practical insights
EveningClosing keynoteWrap up Spec with a talk from a special guest

Pricing

Can’t wait to see you! Prices include both conference days, and all keynotes, sessions and events.

Early Bird

$129

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Standard

$199

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On-site

$299

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