AMS x Tech
Conference

Amsterdam's one day multi-track tech conference,
organized by the community, for the community.

31 March 2017, Tobacco Theater, Amsterdam

Vision

We are the conference for all the people in tech, those that code, design, found companies or work for those that do.

We are the conference where talks are based on experience and where the goal is to learn from the vast pool of knowledge in our city.

We are the place to meet the best and brightest minds around, meet the actual makers of the products founded in Amsterdam for a reasonable price.

We are a conference for the technology scene, by the technology scene.

Partners

Interested in becoming a partner? Contact partnerships@amsxtech.com

Venue

The conference will be held in the secretive Tobacco Theater. Upon arrival, the first thing you’ll notice is the industrial-style bar and the steel balcony. Thanks to the historical shed roofing, the daylight livens up the theatre. You’re shown a small and sunny glimpse of the rich history of the old tobacco auction house.

This secret location in the heart of Amsterdam has been the stage for many amazing theatre dinners, international product presentations and music presentations, congresses, events, and loving theatre performances and will be the location for AMSxTech 2017 conference.

Speakers

The first speakers to be announced in November 2016. Expect international and local speakers with great stories. This is your chance to buy ticket at the very lowest possible price.

Tickets

Early bird tickets will go on sale on 7 September 2016 10:00.

We are a non-profit organization. As a conference for and by the community so we want to keep this conference as accessible as possible. Our goal is to keep the ticket price as affordable as possible. If you have more to spend and would like to support the conference, consider getting a sponsored ticket.

Team

These amazing people are putting in their time to make sure you have an amazing conference. Don't forget to give them a shout out on twitter or slack if you appreciate their work.

  • Justin Halsall / Slack: @justin

    Technology Evangelist, AMSxTech co-founder, EuRuKo 2012 Organizer and cocktail enthusiast

  • Padraig McKee / Slack: @paddy

    Designer, AMSxTech co-founder and theatrical genious

  • Joost Elfering / Slack: @yopefonic

    CTO Yippie!, AMSxTech conference instigator and sober pottymouth

  • Benjamin Udink ten Cate / Slack: @ben

    Developer hero for hire, Founder of leipeshit.com, unlicensed security person and super beard!

  • Timon Vonk / Slack: @timonv

    CTO, EuRuKo 2012 Organizer, surprisingly strong but can't resist a burrito

  • Catherina Kowsoleea / Slack: @catherina

    Data Strategist team lead, female version of "the Wolf" from Pulp Fiction, movie buff

  • Matijs van Zuijlen / Slack: @mvz

    Senior Ruby Developer, one of the awesome people behind Kanker.nl, he is a metaphor for geo-fiction

  • Anna Liebermann / Slack: @anna

    Consultant, hospitality hero, known to be followed around by seven dwarfs

  • Tonći Galić / Slack: @tuxified

    Software Craftsman @KabisaICT, Amsterdam Elixir co-organiser, knows more programming languages than he has fingers and toes

  • Michal Lorenc / Slack: @michal

    Lawyer at Houthoff Buruma, Startup legal expert, Michal... Michal Michal!

FAQ

General

What is AMSxTech Conference and who is it for? AMSxTech Conference is a one-day technology conference held in Amsterdam. We are the conference for all the people in tech, those that code, design, found companies or work for those that do.

When does the conference start? The conference is held on 31 March 2017 and will start at 09:00.

What can I expect? Expect experienced talks by local and international speakers. Learn from the vast pool of knowledge in our city and socialize with the best and brightest minds from the industry.

I would like to help organize — how do I get involved? Cool! Send us an email to conference@amsxtech.com and we'll get back to you shortly.

Can I get video recordings of the talks? All talks will be filmed and shared on our website shortly after the event.

How can I receive your news and announcements? Sign up for our newsletter and conference updates here.

Tickets

When does the online registration open? Online registration starts on 7 September 2016 at 10:00 CET.

How much are the tickets? The tickets will be released in two batches: Early bird and Regular. The ticket prices will be announced on August the 17th.

Why is there a fee to attend? Organizing an event obviously comes with costs and expenses. We want to keep this conference as accessible as possible so our goal is to keep the ticket price as affordable as we can.

Can I transfer my ticket to someone else? You can change the attendee name by following the link in your ticket confirmation email. If you wish to transfer full control of your ticket to someone else contact tickets@amsxtech.com.

Location

Where is the venue? The conference is held at the Tobacco Theater which is located at Nes 73-87, 1012 KD Amsterdam.

Speakers and Partnerships

I would like to speak or perform — how can I apply? Awesome. Send an email to speakers@amsxtech.com and we'll get back to you ASAP.

How can my company get involved as a partner or sponsor? Cool. Send an email to partnerships@amsxtech.com and we'll get back to you ASAP.