SuperConf is not just a web technology conference. It's an experience.
Design. Development. Entrepreneurship.
These are the things that have been propelling mankind forward since the beginning. SuperConf is a study of that intersection. We celebrate by launching startups, providing workshops & having world class speakers share their insights with hundreds of technologists over two days of perfect weather in Miami.
Startup Blast Off is where 8 new companies launch their products and show off the superhuman technology they’ve been working on. 8 companies will enter, but only one will emerge as the Super Startup of the year and take home $25k in cash and prizes. A panel of top tier judges, made up of founders, angels, venture capitalists & journalists will pick our winner. If you think your company is awesome enough to be called Super, then click here to apply.
Learn hands on from the leading experts in design, development, lean startup methodologies, and growth hacking. Our workshops will be comprised of 2 tracks: product design & development, and startup growth & analysis.
Workshop attendees will have two 2 hour seminars with plenty of indepth material and direct feedback from experts. All workshops will be recorded and available for free to workshop attendees in the future or for purchase digitally to the public. Workshops will be limited in size, so get your tickets early.
NOTE: Workshop tickets are NOT included in the base price of the conference.
Join us as 9 of the top people in the world share their stories and insights on how they achieved startup success. We'll be covering bleeding edge processes, innovation in design, predictions on technology & building massive success. These 9 individuals have all become Super in their own right, and will be sharing their super powers with you.
Neil Patel, Founder at KISSMetrics
Neil is the co-founder of Crazy Egg and KISSmetrics. Through his entrepreneurial career he has helped large corporations such as Amazon, AOL, GM and HP make more money from the web. By the age of 21 not only was he named one of the top influencers on the web according to the Wall Street Journal, but he was also named one of the top entrepreneurs in the nation by Entrepreneur Magazine.
Drew Wilson, Designer & Developer
Drew makes stuff. Some recent things he's made: Pictos Icons & Font Server, Space Box - Payments Made Simple, The Industry - Covering Design focused people & companies, Valio Con - Design & Development Conference, Dialoggs - Real-time group discussions, Screeny - The best screen recorder for your Mac.
Juan Diego Calle, Founder & CEO at .CO
Juan Diego Calle, a serial entrepreneur, is the founder and CEO of .CO Internet S.A.S, the company that runs the .CO top level domain. Under Juan’s leadership, .CO was launched internationally in July of 2010, and has quickly become one of the most successful domain extensions in history, with more than 1 million domain names registered by people and companies in 200 countries worldwide.
Sam Soffes, VP of Engineering at Seesaw
Sam is a self-taught developer and designer. He's been all over the place working on various iOS and web projects. Before joining at Seesaw, he created Cheddar, a web, iOS, and Mac product for managing tasks that has been featured by Apple in the App Store. He is an avid contributor to open source and constantly posts new things on GitHub.
Kerem Suer, Designer
Kerem is a designer of digital products in his late 20’s who is little too into simplicity and pixel-perfection. He studied interactive visual imaging and photography in Missouri, and somehow ended up in foggy San Francisco designing things with unbelievably talented teams at companies like Pinterest, One Kings Lane & Zendesk.
John Higgins, Founder & Evangelist at Tropo
Johnny "Diggz" Higgins, is an entrepreneur, musician, filmmaker and founder of Geeks Without Bounds. In 1999 Diggz co-founded Voxeo and serves as Chief Evangelist for Voxeo Labs’ flagship cloud communications platform, Tropo and its community of over 250,000 developers. Diggz is also a professional dueling piano player and will perform at the slightest arm-twist.
SuperConf is organized by Auston Bunsen, Brian Breslin & Davide DiCillo but would not be possible without the support of these courageous organizations:
New Frontier Nomads
Press Partners| Miami Herald & The Industry
SuperConf connects you with writers from top publications like TheNextWeb, The Industry, Startup Digest & The Miami Herald.
So, what is Startup Blastoff?
Startup Blastoff is where fledgling companies come to prove they too are Super. Startups from all over the world come to present their new technologies and compete for cash and prizes. Companies must be in the early stages of
development and have recently launched or launching at the
event to be eligible.
Our expert panel of judges will judge everything from the pitch to the technological achievements to the market viability of the company in order to determine a winner. Winners will receive $25k in cash and prizes. Participants may receive coverage in our partner publications.