Latest Event Updates

Tickets now on public sale for PIPELINE 2017

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Tickets are now on public sale for PIPELINE 2017! You can find all the details on our Tickets page.

This year we had a Dark Launch of Super Early Bird and Early Bird to previous attendees and speakers, as part of our ongoing efforts to grow the Continuous Delivery community in the UK and worldwide. As of today our Regular tickets are on public sale to everyone, on a first come first served basis.

As usual we have set aside some discretionary tickets at the Super Early Bird price for those people traditionally under-represented in the IT community, or those who might not be able to attend for financial reasons. We are more than happy to help and our Tickets page has full details on this process, as well as our cancellations/refunds process..

At the time of writing there are 74 Regular tickets remaining for PIPELINE 2017, so don’t delay – buy today!

Rachel Laycock – invited speaker for PIPELINE 2017

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We are excited to announce that Rachel Laycock will be our invited speaker for PIPELINE 2017!


Rachel is Head of Technology for North America at ThoughtWorks, and is based in New York. She has over 12 years of experience and uses her deep technical expertise to coach teams in Agile and Continuous Delivery practices. She is a member of the Technical Advisory Board to the CTO, which regularly produces the ThoughtWorks Technology Radar.

Rachel frequently speaks at conferences worldwide, and we are delighted to host her at PIPELINE 2017!

Submit your Proposal for PIPELINE 2017

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PIPELINE 2017 is on 21st March 2017
It will be held at etc.venues Victoria, London, UK

CfP Opens: 09:00 UTC, 1st November 2016
CfP Closes: 23:59 UTC, 6th December 2016
CfP Feedback: 09:00 UTC, 15th December 2016 onwards

Talk submissions page


We are looking for proposals for PIPELINE 2017 on 21st March 2017. Full details are on the submission page but the key details are:

  • we review and accept talk proposals using an anonymised review process to remove bias from the selection panel
  • we welcome talks from both regular speakers and those with less experience
  • our CfP review process is publicly outlined
  • the deadline for talk submissions is 23:59 UTC, 6th December 2016

This is a great chance to showcase your recent experience of Continuous Delivery. Please make a submission, and thanks in advance!

Submissions Page

Dan North – keynote speaker for PIPELINE 2017

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We are delighted to announce that Dan North will be our keynote speaker for PIPELINE 2017!


Dan North uses his deep technical and organisational knowledge to help CIOs, business and software teams to deliver quickly and successfully. He puts people first and finds simple, pragmatic solutions to business and technical problems, often using lean and agile techniques. With over twenty years of experience in IT, Dan is a frequent speaker at technology conferences worldwide. The originator of Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) and Deliberate Discovery, Dan has published feature articles in numerous software and business publications, and contributed to The RSpec Book: Behaviour Driven Development with RSpec, Cucumber, and Friends and 97 Things Every Programmer Should Know: Collective Wisdom from the Experts. He occasionally blogs at

Save the date – PIPELINE 2017

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It doesn’t seem like it’s been 6 months since PIPELINE 2016, but here we are getting PIPELINE HQ back up and running! The organising committee for this year is: Steve Smith, Matthew Skelton, Chris O’Dell and Beccy Stafford. We are delighted to announce that PIPELINE 2017 will be held on Tuesday 21st March 2017 at etc.venues Victoria, 1 Drummond Gate, London SW1V 2QQ.

We are determined to make PIPELINE 2o17 the best conference yet – and we will be asking for your help to make it into something you would be proud to attend. Keep your eyes peeled for updates coming to you soon – the countdown is on!