The Perl Conference 2018

The Perl Conference Newsletter: 3/11/18

In This Issue:

Round 1 and Round 2 Speakers Announced!


Head on over to see if your favorite speaker is returning this year. If they aren’t listed, encourage them to submit!

Last Call to Submit a Talk!

Yes! Submit your proposal before March 18th to have your talk considered in this final round of selections! To submit your talk, please register the proposed title and an abstract to the Perl Conference speakers’ committee at

Submission Round || Submission Period || Feedback Date
            3 – Final    || Feb 26 – Mar 18    || By Mar 28

Final Speaker Lineup Announcement: April 1st, 2018

If your proposal is accepted you will be expected to confirm within 48 hours of your notification that you still plan to give the talk. At our discretion, your slot may be assigned to another proposal if we don’t hear back from you in time.

Register today to attend The Perl Conference

Tickets available on Eventbrite:

The main conference runs from June 18-20, 2018 with tutorial sessions on June 17, 21, and 22. The conference events and recommended lodging are conveniently in one place:

The Little America Hotel
500 Main St
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101

Conference Hotel Rooms and Rates

Our contract with the Little America Hotel awards us a discounted conference room rate of $169.00 per night prior to April 2nd. Self-parking is included for guests and attendees. Valet parking is available for $7 per day.

All rooms must be booked by Friday, 5/18/18. No room availability is promised past this deadline.

Reservations can be made online at: or by calling 1-800-437-5288 (Note: Please be sure to let the agent know that you are reserving a room for The Perl Conference).

The Perl Conference has a special rate on suite-style rooms located inside the conference hotel, called “Tower” rooms. These spacious rooms have amazing views overlooking Salt Lake City and are located inside the conference hotel.

More information can be found at: /location/

Want to sponsor The Perl Conference?

The best way to sponsor The Perl Conference is through a sponsorship to The Perl Foundation. By sponsoring TPF, not only do you get recognition for your support of TPC::NA, but you are also recognized as a sponsor of our regional Perl Workshops, our Outreach Program for Women, beginner training initiatives, and our grants programs for an entire year. It really is the way to get the most value for your sponsorship money. Find out more by visiting or by contacting

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On behalf of the entire #TPCiSLC organizing team, we hope you are as excited about this event as we are. We can’t wait to see you in Salt Lake City, Utah this June!