The Essence of Development

August 7-8, 2014 • San Francisco, CA

Distill, a conference on the essence of development, will bring together creators, builders and innovators from the technology world to learn from each other and work together on solutions for a better future in technology and beyond. Learn more


30 creators and trail blazers to excite, educate and inspire you.

Steve Souders

Chief Performance Officer • Fastly

The Perception of Speed

Blithe Rocher

Web Developer • Big Nerd Ranch

The Scientific Method of Troubleshooting

Jen Myers

Official Jen Myers Impersonator • Dev Bootcamp

Shepherding Unicorns: How to Be a Good Web Mentor

It'll Be Amazing

Distill will take place at the Palace of Fine Arts where you will experience stellar content in an inspirational and iconic setting. In addition, there will be ample opportunity to hang out with your fellow attendees amidst specialty coffee, local delicacies, libations, games and more.


Distill will take place
at the iconic
Palace of Fine Arts
Exhibit Hall
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Palace of Fine Arts


We have negotiated
a special rate at the Parc 55,
located in the heart of San Francisco,
for Distill attendees.
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Parc 55


Party Like It's 2999

Gourmet Eats

Make New Friends

Live It Up

See For Yourself

Engine Yard is dedicated to a harassment-free event experience for everyone at Distill.
Our anti-harassment statement can be found here

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