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The API Strategy & Practice Conference provides an open forum in which leaders in the API sector gather to discuss successes and challenges they face while executing their own API programs. 

Now in its 8th edition, and hosted for the first time by The Linux Foundation and the Open API Initiative, APIStrat has become the most influential technical conference dedicated to the emerging API Economy. 

The annual flagship conference will bring together over 600 practitioners currently building and running APIs to share best practices, advance the state of the art, and help establish their own strategies. Over 60 talks and workshops, as well as a sponsors area and chill out lounge all combine to create a relaxed atmosphere for discussion. Attendees come to update themselves on what’s new and what they should be thinking about for the next year. 

A top quality speaker program combines deep technical content, with API business strategy and hands on experience. Previous speakers have ranged from the API fields key innovators to Senior VPs of public companies to influential venture capitalists. 

Attendees are decision makers in their companies, responsible for technical and strategic choices for their respective API programs. 

Linux Foundation events are where the world’s greatest technologists collaborate, meet and innovate. If you rely on open source, you need to be a part of our events.

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  • To showcase your thought leadership among a vibrant open source community
  • To recruit top technical talent
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  • To connect with top influencers driving today's technology purchasing decisions


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