(NUREMBERG) – The Developer Week 2014, 14th-17th July in Nuremberg ends today on a very positive note. The conference, which was attended by more than 1500 people, had 200 sessions and 9 workshops, and it certainly increased the knowledge of many participants.
The event has proved to be a trade fair starting point, where software developers form across the Europe had gathered to discuss the recent trends and developments in the fields of web, Internet and mobile development. It was the largest independent developer conference of Europe.
Christian Schepke, partner manager at Microsoft Developer Experience and Evangelism (DX), said, “For us, the Developer Week is an important event that provides an opportunity to talk directly with software developers to offer support to share with the community and to invoke creative thinking.”
Christian Bachofer, Schepke’s colleague and event manager, said, “Here we meet 100 percent of our target group, and the location, the organization and the technical equipment used in the event are all at a very high level.”
DevExpress, a US company, exhibited its products and services for the first time at the Developer Week. John F. Martin, who was inspired by DevExpress, said, “The atmosphere is just awesome! Yesterday, we conducted 100 interviews, and 50 people were not yet known to us. So our coming here has proved worthwhile. We are coming here again next year.”
Saxonia Systems AG, which specializes in custom software development, presented its self-made product, eteoBoard. Kristian Tietz, Sales and Business Development Manager at Saxonia Systems, said, “We are also for the first time in the Developer Week, and have received a positive impression. Our lectures and workshops will find a suitable audience – mostly specialists in their area – and will also be well attended.”
Florian Bender, a project manager of the DWX, said, “Our summary of the event falls fabulous. In addition to encouraging participation, we also received personal feedback from our speakers, attendees, exhibitors and partners, all positive. “
The DWX Developer Week was organized for the second time. Next year, it has been scheduled for 15th to 18th of June, in the main city exhibition center in Nuremberg.