The Perl Conference 2017 in DC - Schedule Posted

Check out our super-cool schedule, which links to talk and speaker details, at!

The conference is a few weeks away (June 19-21 for the core conference, 18th and 22-23 for tutorials), so be sure to register and we'll see you soon!

The Perl Conference 2017 in DC

Everyone at TPF and the local DC-Baltimore Perlmonger groups are super-excited about the upcoming conference in June! We've posted almost all of the talk descriptions and are working on the full schedule.

Register now!

The core conference itself is Mon-Wed, and we're hosting some paid-tutorials on the days before and after. The outline:

Sunday 6/18 - Pre-Conference Tutorials

Perl in a Day (John Anderson)

The Perl Conference 2017 in DC - CFP

I'm super excited to be helping organize this year's largest north-american perl conference! Myself and the other DC-Baltimore Perl Workshop organizers are pitching in big time, and it's all starting to come together. Here is our CFP (which we'll keep posting all over the place) :)

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We a…

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On behalf of myself and all of the workshop organizers, you are cordially invited to submit talks for the 2016 DC-Baltimore Perl Workshop, which will be held on Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Baltimore, MD!

Submit via the Google Form (a new experiment this year).

As i…

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As in previous years, by default talks are 20-25 minutes, which we've found is a sweet spot for most topics. We get a great variety -- enough to get a dose of newness and not overwhelm. We also welcome proposals for more tutorial-style talks of around 50 minutes. We'll take the talks and build out a two-track…