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::Overview

The DC and Baltimore Perlmongers invite you to join us for a workshop at the Silver Spring Civic Building in Silver Spring, Maryland on Saturday, April 6, 2019. The workshop will have two tracks of speakers, discussing innovative, exciting, and fun real-world usage of Perl and related technologies.

::Registration

Register via Eventbrite. Registration is $50, which goes 100% into the conference expenses (mainly the venue). Free admission is available for speakers, students, and the currently unemployed. We REALLY WANT you to come to this workshop, so just let us know if you need any special accommodations — registration fee or otherwise!

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::Venue

This year we are hosting at the Silver Spring Civic Building, which is three blocks from the DC Metro transit system. Garage parking is also available and the venue is located near food and other attractions.

8525 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (Google Maps, Apple Maps)

For more information and options on how to get there, check out our Venue page.

::Hotels

Looking for a place to stay? There are many hotels in the area. These two are pretty good options for out-of-towners:

Courtyard by Marriott on Fenton Street
This is our recommended hotel, located in Silver Spring, MD. It has wifi and breakfast options.
301-589-4899
8506 Fenton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
The DoubleTree is located just a few blocks from the venue and offers free wifi and dining options as well.
301-589-5200
8727 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

::News

Dawn Wallis @DSWallis 2018-09-18

We're back!

You're already here so you know it's official. After taking a year off DCBPW returns to Silver Spring, MD! We hope you'll register to attend or at least tell a friend!

We are also seeking sponsors - so if you work for a company or know of one that could benefit from a little conference advertising and uses Perl and related technologies, let's connect! Email dcbpw-organizers @ googlegroups.com for more information about sponsorship opportunities.