Staying up-to-date with the latest developments is vital, especially when it comes to software architecture and development. And there is no better way to share experiences with other like-minded peers than by attending a conference, summit or workshop. But, when it comes to software architecture events, it is quite noticeable that there are not so many out there, especially those that are worth attending year after year.

So, what are the software architecture events in Barcelona that we believe you just can’t miss? These events we will list down in this article. Note, that the list is created by software developers of Apiumhub, who regularly attend software related events. Based on their experience these conferences always have leading speakers, interactive and practical sessions, debates, open spaces and awesome networking opportunities.

To help you plan your travels and budget in the months ahead, here’s our comprehensive, chronological list of the software architecture events in Barcelona.

Let’s get started!


Software architecture events you just can’t miss in 2019



Twitter: @jbcnconf
Date: 27,28,29 of May

The first big Java and JVM conference in Spain. Speakers come from all corners of the world to share their experience in various technologies and to participate in 3 days workshops.



Mario Fusco – Principal software engineer at Red Hat
Sebastian Daschner – Java Champion, Lead Java Developer Advocate at IBM
Billy Korando – Developer Advocate with @IBM
Kai Waehner – Technology Evangelist for Confluent
Vaughn Vernon – Consultant and Trainer at Kalele, author of Domain-Driven Design Distilled, and Founder and Lead Architect/Developer of vlingo/platform
Alvaro García – Tech Lead & Principal Engineer at Apiumhub
& many others…


2.DevOps Barcelona 

Twitter: @devopsbarcelona
Date: 4,5,6 of June

From the small Open Source Projects to the Big Cloud Players, this Conference is for every SysAdmin, Ops, DevOps, Developer, Manager or Techie who wants to grow professionally.
Excellent opportunity to watch and talk with the top DevOps gurus and Big Players, in order to boost your Journey to DevOps Mastery.



Carlos Villavieja – Software/Site Reliability Engineer @ Google
Carlos Muñoz Robles – DevOps Services Squad Lead @ Allianz Technology
José Armesto – Software Engineer @ CloudBees
Pere Urbon-Bayes – Technology Architect @ Confluent
Juan Luis Buenosvinos – Senior Solution Architect @ Red Hat
Rares Musina – Senior Software Engineer @ N26
& many others…


3.Fullstack Fest 

Twitter: @FullStackFest
Date: 4,5,6 of September

A 3-day, single track conference with topics ranging from GraphQL, WebAssembly, the JAMStack & Progressive User Interfaces to HTTP/3, Automation Testing, Serverless and the P2P web.



Yan Cui – Author of the “Production-ready Serverless” book. AWS Serverless hero.
Angie Jones – Automation Developer Advocate. Holds more than 25 patented inventions.
Lee Byron – GraphQL co-creator, immutable.js author. Formerly at Facebook, now at Robinhood.
& many others…


4. Scbcn

Twitter: @bcnswcraft
Date: 5,6 of October

Software Crafters Barcelona is a two day event which aims to attract and connect software development professionals, who are passionate about their work and who share the same values and principles of the Crafters movement. It aspires to be a meeting place that facilitates learning, teaching and collaboration, where participants create a gratifying and enriching experience. In addition to technical contents, it will be fun. Software Crafters Barcelona is an opportunity to meet new friends, face new challenges while learning and further improve your skills.



To be announced…


5. Global Software Architecture Summit

Twitter: @gsas_io
Date: 10 of October

GSAS (Global Software Architecture Summit) is a one day summit for software architecture experts from all over the world as well as all those interested in building working software to improve skills, share knowledge, and connect. Robust and scalable software is in the center of every discussion and talk, which makes it a perfect place for people who fight for quality in the software development world. Over 300 software architects will come together for one day to promote quality in the world of software. In addition to technical talks, panel discussions and debates, it will be fun!



Michael Feathers – the author of the books: Working Effectively with Legacy Code, Brutal Refactoring: More Working Effectively with Legacy Code.
George Fairbanks – author of the book Just Enough Software Architecture
Mark Richards – author of numerous technical books and videos from O’Reilly, including several books on Microservices, the Software Architecture Fundamentals video series, Enterprise Messaging video series, Java Message Service, 2nd Edition, and a contributing author to 97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know.
Peter Eeles – author of many papers and several books, including The Process of Software Architecting, Building J2EE Applications with the Rational Unified Process, and Building Business Objects. Dave Farley – co-author of the Jolt-award winning book Continuous Delivery, a regular conference speaker and blogger and one of the authors of the Reactive Manifesto.
& many others…


Mark your calendars and make your choices! Prices may vary based on how early you register. Hope to see you there!