try! Swift Conference is an international community gathering about the latest advancements in Swift Development. The event is about bringing together talent from all around the world to collaborate and share advanced knowledge and techniques to improve Swift craftsmanship. Coming again to Tokyo on March 21st & 22nd 2019, with workshops happening on March 23rd!

Follow us on Twitter at @tryswiftconf for the latest updates and announcements!

We are committed to providing a safe space for all of our attendees, speakers, and volunteers. Our Code of Conduct can be read in full here.

Meet the Speakers

Nobuo Saito

iOS Tech Lead at Mercari

Yuta Saito

iOS Developer at Mercari

Hikaru Yoshimura

Developer at Recruit Marketing Partners

Maxim Cramer

Design Technologist at Autodesk

Chris Britt

Magician

Jon-Tait Beason

iOS Software engineer at Glowforge

Nic Laughter

Software engineer at Jane.com

Benedikt Terhechte

Senior iOS Developer at XING

Namrata Bandekar

Principal Software Engineer at Zynga

Liz Marley

iOS Engineer at Nordstrom

Cecilia Humlelu

Developer at Spotify

Dave DeLong

Ex-Apple iOS Engineer

Adam Bell

Software Engineer at Facebook

Mayuko Inoue

iOS Engineer and YouTuber

Sally Shepard

iOS Developer, Accessibility Consultant, Writer and Hardware Hacker

Kristina Fox

Senior iOS Engineer at Intuit

1024jp

Developer/Designer of CotEditor

Andrew Madsen

Director of iOS at Lambda School, iPhreaks Co-host

Donny Wals

iOS @ Disney

Speakers will be announced in the next few weeks! Follow us on Twitter at @tryswiftconf for the latest updates and announcements!

March 21st

8:30 - Registration & Breakfast

9:45 - Opening Remarks

10:00 - Native macOS application, or the world of AppKit

10:25 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

10:35 - Color Contrast for Accessibility

11:00 - Break

11:30 - Swift as Light

11:55 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

12:05 - Generics in protocol extension

12:30 - Introduction to Swift Keypaths

13:00 - Lunch

14:30 - Discover memory leak with Testcase

14:55 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

15:05 - So you want to build an ARKit app

15:30 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

15:40 - TBD

16:05 - Break

16:35 - Using C, C++ and Objective C frameworks in Swift apps

17:00 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

17:10 - Streamlining Interactions with Siri Shortcuts

17:35 - try Prototype!

18:00 - Closing / Announcements

March 22nd

9:00 - Breakfast

9:45 - Opening Remarks

10:00 - The Laws of Magic

10:25 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

10:35 - TBD

11:00 - Break

11:30 - Swift Hardware Hacking

11:55 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

12:05 - Swift type metadata

12:30 - 次へつなごう— Extending a hand to the next generation of Apple developers

13:00 - Lunch

14:30 - Shaping Sounds in Swift

14:55 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

15:05 - Assembly. You can do it!

15:30 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

15:40 - TBD

16:05 - Break

16:35 - Building a Mobile Design System

17:00 - ⚡️🎤 Lightning Talk

17:10 - In defence of Core Data

17:35 - Magician's DevKit

18:00 - Closing / Announcements

18:30 - Party🎉

March 23rd

Awesome Workshops: TBA

Workshops

Workshops are free for all try! Swift Tokyo ticket holders. Those who have purchased a ticket will receive an email with further instructions on how to select a workshop in early February. Each workshop will take place on Saturday, March 23rd in various offices around Tokyo. Follow us on Twitter at @tryswiftconf for the latest updates and announcements!

Lightning Talks

Attendees have the option to submit a Lightning Talk topic to present during the conference.

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Testimonials

Meet the Organizers

Natasha Murashev

Founder of try! Swift

Satoshi Hachiya

Founder of Pancake Meetup

Hideyuki Nanashima

Swift Lover

Daiki Matsudate

iOS Developer

Nino Sakuma

Designer / iOS Developer

Matthew Gillingham

Developer

Takeshi Ihara

iOS Developer at AbemaTV

Kouhei Takamatsu

Software Engineer

Yutaro Muta

Mobile Application Developer at Hatena

Shota Ebara

Software Engineer at Cybozu

Satoru Ohguchi

Engineer

Takashi Kinjo

Mobile Application Developer at CyberAgent

Shunsuke Kondo

Freelance iOS Developer

Mizuko Aoyagi

iOS Developer

Akihito Kumakura

Software Engineer

Shingo Tamaki

Software Engineer

Reiko Y Goto

iOS Developer

Kyusaku Mihara

Developer / Photographer

Koichi Tanaka

Software Engineer

Yusaku Kinoshita

Developer Relations

Austin Zeng

Software Engineer

Matthew Vern

Software Engineer

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Conference Venue: Belle Salle Shibuya First

FAQ - try! Swift Tokyo

What language will the conference be in?

try! Swift Tokyo is a bilingual conference. Most talks will be in English, and some in Japanese. All talks will be simultaneously translated from English -> Japanese or from Japanese -> English through your personal headset (it'll feel like magic!). The translators will also be present during Office Hours with the speakers, so you can ask your questions in either English or Japanese!

What is your refund policy?

You can request a refund by emailing us your order number to [email protected]. Note that we cannot issue refunds after January 19th due to expenses associated with your ticket purchase. However, we will transfer your ticket to someone else at any time.

Can I get a receipt for my ticket?

Upon purchasing the ticket, you will receive a receipt from Eventbrite. Unfortunately, we cannot issue custom receipts.
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