dev@insight is our playground for the techs that are coding the Insight Economy. Software developers, architects and designers, drop in to dev@ for technical insight on Watson, Spark, Analytics, Bluemix, Mobile, Security and more. dev@insight features the following activities scheduled Monday through Wednesday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at the South Convention Center, Level 1, Solution EXPO, Bayside C&D.


20 minute back-to-back lightning talks on technical topics.


Meet the experts behind the technology as they host "Ask Me Anything" open hours. See their latest demos and get the answers to your questions.


Go heads down and hands on with these self directed labs designed to be completed in 15 minutes. There's no better way to learn than to try!

dev@insight is also open during all EXPO hours so you can come Play and Chill. We'll have fun technology demos such as drones, a scavenger hunt, rock paper scissors and more. And of course, lots of open seating and open plugs so you can recharge yourself and your devices.

Week at a Glance

dev@insight offers daily lightning talks, labs and demos scheduled Monday through Wednesday from 12pm-3pm. Each day offers a special focus on key topics and technologies.


Big Data.
Spark, Hadoop, Big Data, SQL and NoSQL. Learn how to manage and analyze using the latest technologies.


Strategic Data Partnerships with Twitter and The Weather Company
Leverage Twitter and Weather data in your apps, and watch the final judging round of the "Hack the Weather" hackathon.


Watson Wednesday.
Build cognitive applications leveraging the Watson Developer Cloud.

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20 min lightning talks you don't want to miss!


Meet these experts during "Ask Me Anything" hours


You'll learn more in these self-directed 15 minute labs than your manager will learn all week!