- What is Spec?
Spec is a two-day conference where the people who build on Slack come together. Whether you’re building software for Slack’s millions of users or creating tools just for your team, Spec is for you.
Spec offers two tracks of workshops and breakout sessions, in addition to networking opportunities, keynotes and Slack platform announcements. The conference runs October 22 and 23, 2019, in San Francisco at SVN West.
- How do I register?
To register, complete checkout on the registration page.
Early bird ticket pricing of $129 is available for a limited time and/or until sold out. Once early bird tickets are sold out, the price will increase to $199. On-site registration will be $249. Slack accepts only credit cards for registration. Payment can be made by Visa, Mastercard or American Express.
Spec by Slack is a business conference and not appropriate for anyone under the age of 18. Guest passes or spouse tickets are not available. By registering, attendees agree to abide by Slack’s Code of Conduct.
For questions about group registrations, please contact the Spec event team at email@example.com.
- Is there nonprofit pricing?
Nonprofit pricing will become available in early July. Check back for details or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- How do I get a copy of my invoice/receipt?
When you register, a confirmation will be sent to the email address used for registration. If you did not receive this email or cannot locate it, please email our registration team: email@example.com.
- What is your registration cancellation and substitution policy?
All requests to substitute or cancel an existing registration must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note the cancellation policy:
- Cancellations received on or before August 16, 2019 (11:59 PST) – Full refund
- Cancellations received on or before September 20, 2019 (11:59 PST) – 50% refund
- Cancellations received on or after September 21, 2019 – No refund
- No-show – No refund
Attendee substitutions may be made at any time at no charge but must be made in writing and must be from the same company.
Substitution requests must be sent to email@example.com from the original attendee requesting cancellation of registration. Requests must include the name of the person who will be taking the place of the original attendee, as well as the substitute registrant’s email address.
Please note: Cancellation of travel and/or hotel reservations is the registrant’s exclusive responsibility.
- Who attends Spec?
- Builders creating custom apps for their own teams or to improve their company’s Slack usage
- People building apps that can be used by any of Slack’s millions of customers
- Developers who want to learn how to leverage the Slack platform
- Can I select sessions to build my agenda?
The agenda builder is scheduled for release in July. More information to come!
- When will the conference app become available?
The conference app will be available in early October. Registrants will receive an email with the download information.
- How does Spec accommodate specific needs?
As you move through the registration process, you will find questions pertaining to special needs as well as dietary restrictions. We monitor these answers very closely and will reach out to you should the Spec team have any questions.
All floors of SVN West are wheelchair accessible. Access between floors is provided by motorized personnel cart. All sessions will have wheelchair-accessible seating available.
On-site gender-neutral restrooms and mother’s rooms are available. Please refer to the Spec map for locations.
Our catering team can accommodate most dietary restrictions. All meals will have options for vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and kosher, and all items will be labeled with ingredients. Please indicate your meal request during the registration process.
If at any point you need additional assistance, or if we did not address your accommodation, please contact us. Reach us before the event at firstname.lastname@example.org or during the event via the conference app. We are happy to help.
- If I have another question, who should I contact?