Austin API Summit 2020


Postponed until further notice


Hear from 40+ API experts across two tracks sharing critical insights on building success in the API ecosystem.

We kick off on May 4 with hands-on workshops, followed by the main conference on May 5 & 6. Over the course of the event we’ll explore the many aspects of API practice for the modern enterprise.


Austin API Summit and COVID-19 update
The safety and wellbeing of participants is our highest priority and we have been closely monitoring how the situation has developed over the past several weeks. It has now become clear that it’s impossible to go ahead with the conference in May. We are working with the the venue to find a date to safely host the conference. Further announcements will be made when we have a confirmed plan in place. Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or concerns.

Explore Patterns for Success in the Global API Economy

Attend our API conference to discover new trends, explore different technologies, and pick up pro tips to bring back to your own projects. We will delve deep into API strategy and related topics. From assessing API definition formats, implementing security protocols, learning new microservices architecture strategies, or determining what makes a successful API business venture, our speakers will highlight many aspects of API practice for the modern enterprise.

We’ll be featuring 40+ speakers on two tracks to discuss the many faculties of developing and sustaining a thriving API-first organization.

Topics discussed at our API conferences include:

  • Foundations for constructing API-first platforms
  • RESTful design, Hypermedia (HATEOAS), and JSON
  • Technological trends in the design of APIs, including REST, GraphQL, RPC, and more
  • OAuth, OpenID Connect, and clever techniques for identity management
  • OpenAPI and other API definitions for streamlining development and usability
  • Pivoting a monolithic architecture toward a microservices approach
  • GraphQL, and other trends in the API space
  • Monetization strategies for pricing public APIs
  • Provisioning decisions when creating API-first platforms: Private, Partner, and Public APIs
  • Crafting API developer portals with developer experience in mind
  • Essential developer resources: sandboxes, SDKs, code samples, and tutorials to onboard users.
  • Protocols for event-driven architectures
  • And much more

Who should attend Austin API Summit?
The event is ideal for platform architects, API product owners, and also developers, or CTOs seeking knowledge as well as making new connections within the local and international API community.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Would you like to promote your brand at the 2020 Austin API Summit? For information about our sponsorships get in touch and we’ll be happy to discuss the best option for your organization.

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Volunteer at the 2020 Austin API Summit!

The deal is – Work one day and attend as a guest the next! Of course breakfast, lunch and an endless amount of coffee is provided each day.

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