Joy of coding

Joining instructions

Practical information for all conference attendees and speakers.

Before the conference

Follow the speakers on Twitter, via our Joy of Coding 2017 list.

Sign-up for the pre-party, on Thursday evening in Rotterdam.

Read the conference Code of Conduct.

What to take

Take a laptop for the AIsland coding challenge.

Getting there

Address: Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Schouwburgplein 25, 3012 CL Rotterdam

By plane/train: get the train to Rotterdam Central Station and walk 8 minutes to the venue.

By car: park in the Schouwburgplein car park, Schouwburgplein 22, 3012CL Rotterdam. Reserve in advance for a discount via


On arrival, collect your name badge and swag bag at the registration desk.

If you have more specific dietary requirements than vegetarian or vegan, tell us at registration.

After the conference

We’ll provide dinner at the end of the day, including vegetarian and vegan options.

After-party at Cafe Floor, in the same building as the conference venue.

During the conference

You’ll find the Wi-Fi password and schedule summary on your name badge.

Browse the full schedule on the web site.

We’ll provide lunch, including vegetarian and vegan options.

Tweet with the #joyofcoding hashtag, or mention @joyofcoding.

Talk to one of the organisers about any problems.