Forge DevCon
at Autodesk University

Monday, November 12*  

Join over 1,000 software and application developers for 2 days of classes, demos, and labs focused on using the cloud to innovate in design and engineering industries. If you are curious about the Forge Platform, this event is a must-have addition to your AU experience.

*Additional Forge classes/labs are available on Tuesday, November 13, and throughout the week as part of Autodesk University. 

Two packed days

Starting with the Monday conference, and moving into Tuesday at AU, Forge DevCon has over 50 classes, labs, workshops, and demos of cloud-focused content for both coders and the cloud curious. 

Dedicated expo

This exclusive hall open Monday only is your chance to get intimate with industry leaders, meet sponsors, play with demos, and talk to experts.

Cloud-focused keynotes

On Monday catch a special keynote series designed to showcase luminaries that are using the cloud to transform workflows in the design, manufacturing, and construction industries.

Sessions and topics

Forge DevCon classes, workshops, and panels are by and for hands-on programmers, IT decision makers, and business owners. Find the focus that speaks to you, or find a few. 

Get to Know Forge
Take a deep dive into the Forge Viewer, BIM 360 API, reality capture, and industry-specific solutions created with Forge APIs.
Forge Solutions for Design & Manufacturing
Explore the possibilities of truly collaborative, cloud-based designing and making. Plus, preview just-released Forge updates to integrations, end-to-end workflow capabilities, and much more.
New additions to the Forge Platform
Immerse yourself in what’s possible with Forge today, then see and help shape where Forge goes tomorrow.
Disruptive Technologies
AR, VR, machine learning and generative design can be brought to life using Forge. Learn how, and see how easy it is to get started.
Web Programming
Delve into topics, from web application security, to architecture, to testing the best you need to transition from desktop to web programming.
Forge Community Stories
Take in cross-category case studies showing how Autodesk partners and customers used Forge to solve real business problems, and what they learned along the way.
Construction Technology with Forge + BIM 360
Learn how Forge and BIM 360 have been used to create countless apps across the construction industry, helping teams innovate, digitize job sites, minimize data loss, and increase efficiency.

Monday, November 12 

7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Morning Sessions
10:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m. DevCon Expo
10:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Break
11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Networking Lunch
1:15 p.m.-3:15 p.m. Forge DevCon Keynotes
3:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Break 
3:45 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Afternoon Sessions


Tuesday, November 13

1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Forge Walk-Up DevLab


Additional Forge sessions on Tuesday and throughout the week, as part of Autodesk University.

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Forge DevCon and Autodesk University

Get the most out of your Forge DevCon experience by staying for Autodesk University. There are additional Forge classes on Tuesday, the Forge walk-up DevLab, and a host of other sessions and workshops throughout the week that will allow you to expand your knowledge and interact with your entire pipeline of professionals within the design, manufacturing, and construction space.

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