The largest pure-tech conference in Northwest Arkansas.
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MARCH 15, 2018

A one day, pure-tech conference for engineers, hackers, and makers in the heart of Northwest Arkansas.



Record Downtown
104 SW A Street
Bentonville, AR



What is the Nowhere Developers Conference?

Glad you asked. It’s a conference and event series for developers and engineers, focused on the latest developments in software engineering, machine learning, blockchain, distributed systems, and frontend and backend development.

We noticed most of the conferences in this region are geared towards C-level executives and planners. Plus, the technical talks tend to be high-level overviews or aimed at beginners. We wanted more in-depth and engaging technical discussions, so we decided to organize the Nowhere Developers Conference.


What is the goal of this conference?

Our goal is to provide a platform for industry professionals to engage in the biggest pure-tech conference in this region.

What can I expect?

Local, regional, and national speakers and experts will be talking about the state of tech, software engineering, machine learning and more. 

Any other cool stuff?

You’ll also meet fellow Nowhere Developers, eat some terrific, local Ozark food, and exchange ideas and a few drink “cheers” with our speakers at the SupplyPike after-party! 




There’s very few regions quite like Northwest Arkansas. With half a million people calling Northwest Arkansas home, you’ll find a mashup of Fortune 500 companies, startups, cultural epicenters, and sprawling nature. You could say we’re a very…’business in the front, party in the back’ kind of place. 

Nowhere Developers Conference will take place at Record, an incredible industrial venue inside a former mid-century car dealership, located in downtown Bentonville. The venue is in walking distance of award-winning restaurants, the famous Onyx Coffee Lab and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

2018 Speaker Lineup 

Check out all speakers here


Jonas Meyer

Technical Program Manager at Google

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Chris Moon

Systems Administrator at Google


Sabeen Ali

Founder & CEO at Angelhack

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Dr. Michael Gashler

Computer Science/Engineering Professor at University of Arkansas

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Greg Tatum

Browser Software Engineer at Mozilla


David Max

Senior Software Engineer at LinkedIn

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Wil Stuckey

Software Engineer at Mailchimp

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Pam Fisher

Senior Manager at Walmart

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Jeff Parker

Enterprise Technical Manager at Walmart

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Stephen Ashmore

Software Engineer at SupplyPike

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Luke Godfrey

Software Engineer at SupplyPike

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Gaven Smith

VP of Engineering & Technology at J.B. Hunt


Mark Brandon

CEO & Co-Founder at QBox


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