October 4 - 5, 2018
Little Rock, AR

Little Rock Tech Fest

Two days of learning, networking, and fun for web and software developers

You want to be at #LRTF2018

This will be a full two days of format, hosted on October 4th and 5th at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Little Rock Tech Fest is an annual developer conference featuring popular web, mobile, database, devops and related developer topics from industry leaders. It is the event in Little Rock for both professional and aspiring software developers. Speakers from across the country come to present. Students and professionals from across Arkansas and surrounding regions come to learn and network with peers.

Our purpose is to encourage local professionals to increase their skills and to promote the Little Rock region to both experienced and aspiring developers and students.

This is our seventh year hosting the event. Will you join us?


We have more speakers than ever before planned for 2018!

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David Stokes


MySQL 8 -- A New Beginning

The Proper Care and Feeding of MySQL Databases for Busy Linux Admins

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Bill Dinger


Continuous Security: Integrate OWASP tools into your DevOps Pipeline

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Mary Lacity

University of Arkansas

Blockchain Panel : "Excitement in Arkansas"

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    Jeff Rudokas


    Automating and auditing your infrastructure

    View the full lineup


    These are the organizations that help us make this event possible.



    Student Ticket
    • Lunch both days
    • T-shirt
    • Swag
    • Must have valid .edu email.
    Buy now
    Standard Ticket
    • Lunch both days
    • T-shirt
    • Swag
    Buy now

    LRTF is brought to you with by

    Daniel Pollock

    CTO @ LumoXchange / Developer @ NIC

    Abby Sims

    Owner/Developer @ Idestini Dev Studio

    Paul Gower

    Owner @ Lunamark / Kanban Trainer @ Huge.io

    Schell Gower

    Marketing Consultant @ ClearMark

    Michael Collins

    Developer @ Arkansas Children's Hospital

    Chris Steven

    CTO @ Idestini Dev Studio

    Curtis Weeks

    Developer @ Lafferty

    Aaron Ralls

    Sr Application Architect @ Accruent

    Joshua Carroll

    Global Technical Marketing Engineer @ Euronet Software Solutions

    James Climer

    Software Development Consultant @ Optimal Software Development Group

    Event Location

    Statehouse Convention Center