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Subtract complexity, add developer happiness.
Create software that changes the world.

deploy is back November 15–16, 2022!
Get started, get connected, and get growing at DigitalOcean’s annual virtual conference, where the software builder (you) is central to everything we do.

From one developer to the next, we understand the complex environment when building and scaling applications. This year, we’ll focus on how businesses can subtract complexity and add happiness to the developer experience.

We’ll pay homage to our growing community of business builders and social impact developers by sharing their startup journeys and demonstrating ideal pathways to help you get from point A to B faster.

Join us for two days of learning, sharing, and networking with professional developers and technical business managers who understand the challenges of working with complex systems.

Sign up for updates and be the first to know about the speaker lineup, agenda, and more!

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2021 Snapshot

  • 18K+Registrations
  • 85Countries Represented
  • 36Sessions
  • 41Speakers

An audience of learners, builders, and scalers

1700+Professional developers attended
Find yourself among friends with software developers, engineering managers, and more!
30%Founders & Executives
The entrepreneurial spirit is alive at deploy! Learn from other go-getters developing the next big thing in tech.

Call for papers

Calling all developer advocates, industry experts, and/or leadership executives!

deploy by DigitalOcean attracts speakers that can create talks around solving complex problems with practical (and simple) strategies. Technologies and topics include:

Cloud Native

  • Kubernetes
  • Serverless
  • Microservices
  • IoT


  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • PostgreSQL
  • MongoDB

Security and privacy practices

  • Keeping data safe
  • Securing DigitalOcean Droplets, Kubernetes, Databases, etc.
  • Interesting attacks and how you solved them
  • Keeping your software supply chain safe


  • Different types of implementations (monolithic, microservices, serverless, etc.)
  • Common architecture patterns on DO for modern apps, eCommerce, streaming, blockchain, Kubernetes, and serverless


  • Product strategy for startups
  • Operations techniques for startups

How long will the sessions be?

Sessions are around 25 minutes long: 20 minutes for the talk, and 5 minutes for Q&A.

Submit your talk

Speakers will be required to:

  1. Submit a talk outline
  2. Prepare a 20-minute presentation
  3. Attend a dry-run session with the deploy team to ensure comfortability with event platform
  4. Be available after the live session to answer attendee questions


With over 35,000 people in attendance representing 85+ countries, deploy continues to elevate the experience of virtual gatherings by providing best practices and simple solutions to challenges faced by SMBs and startups.

Apply to be a sponsor

Engage with thousands of developers to generate interest in your organization’s products and services

Associate your brand with one of the fastest-growing technology communities

Reach a global audience representing over 85 countries

Make an impact by showcasing thought leadership

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deploy by DigitalOcean

November 15-16, 2022

Virtual conference for global development teams #DOdeploy

Subtract Complexity, Add Developer Happiness

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