October 10-12, 2017

Pier 70, SF

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Together, we can do more. GitHub Universe brings together developers and business leaders solving technology's greatest challenges.

Learn and build with the best in talks, trainings, and workshops.



Join GitHub's Services Team for a full day of workshops that will transform the way you use Git and GitHub. In these small classroom sessions, you'll find the tools you need to improve your workflow and receive expert guidance as you learn how to use them. Workshop tickets are available for a limited time.


Conference day 1

Join over a thousand developers and business leaders at GitHub Universe. You’ll learn, build, and walk away with insight into the future of software.

9am—Registration & breakfast

10am—Opening Keynote




5:30pm—Day 1 end

GitHub Universe After Party


We like to do things a little differently at our conference parties. The GitHub Universe After Party celebrates people who shape the future of software. Last year we donated proceeds to Black Girls Code. This year we're supporting another organization that's making tech more inclusive. It’s free for all Universe badge holders and you won’t want to miss it. Stay tuned for more information.


Conference day 2

Join us for another full day of content about the future of software.

9am—Registration & breakfast

10am—Opening Keynote




5:30pm—Conference end


Get the latest from community leaders, industry experts, and the GitHub Team.

We're looking for speakers of all experience levels who have a story to share about software opening up possibilities that were otherwise unavailable.

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Frequently asked questions

What is GitHub Universe?

Universe is the flagship user conference for the GitHub community. It is intended for developers, operations and system administrators, technical leads, entrepreneurs, and business leaders. The event includes advanced training, executive keynotes, deep-dives on open source projects, and case studies of successful software teams.

Where is GitHub Universe?

Pier 70

420 22nd Street

San Francisco, CA 94107

How do I get to the venue?

You can arrive at the venue via public transportation (MUNI T-line), ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, or bike with complimentary valet. There is no parking available at the venue and limited parking available in the neighborhood.

I'm from out of town, where should I stay?

Airbnb is a good, sometimes less expensive, alternative to hotels. If you're planning to stay in a hotel, we recommend staying at one supported by fairhotel.org like:

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We will be offering ticket scholarships to members of underrepresented groups in tech. However, please note that scholarships ONLY cover the cost of the conference ticket. At this time, we are unable to provide financial support for travel, lodging and other expenses. Please make sure to follow our blog for an upcoming announcement on how to apply to our scholarship program.

Many thanks to our sponsors:

Interested in sponsoring alongside these companies? Check out our sponsorship prospectus or email us at events@github.com.