Join the Postgres community in Austin!

The inaugural Postgres Conference Austin (PGConf Austin) will be held December 4 - 5, 2017, at the Norris Conference Center located in northwest Austin.

PGConf Austin 2017 is a 2-day, multi track conference and is a perfect opportunity for users, developers, business analysts and enthusiasts from the Southwest to amplify Postgres and participate with the Postgres community. Tracks include Dev, Ops, Open Source, Cloud and Data

PgConf US is thankful for support from our sponsors

Conference Sponsor




Austin2017 has the most awesome program ever!
See rock-star speakers cover the topics of


PostgreSQL Administration by Jim Mlodgenski

Postgres Performance and Maintenance by Joshua D. Drake


Multi-cloud deployment of PostgreSQL in minutes by Stephen Holt

The Power of Postgres Replication by Joshua D. Drake


Event Sourcing with a Postgres Event Store by Scott Bellware

Python + Jupyter + Postgres by Jim Nasby

Using GIS in PostgreSQL by Lloyd Albin

Trees/Hierarchical Data in the SQL Database by Ryan Murphy

Cloud & Data

Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL compatibility by James Finnerty

Deep Dive into the RDS PostgreSQL Universe by Grant McAlister

Open Source

Open Source Communities as Biological Ecosystems by Debra Cerda

Norris Conference Center

Norris Conference Centers – Austin is conveniently located in Central NW Austin, at the corner of Anderson Lane and Burnet Road at the Northcross Center. It also features a Red Oak Ballroom for larger functions and social events of all types. Norris Conference Centers – Austin has been designed, like all Norris Centers, to facilitate adult learning. No crazy color schemes to distract attendees and all of the services and amenities needed to focus on the task at hand. This is the recipe for successful events.

Austin / United States

2525 W. Anderson Lane, Suite 365
Austin, Texas 78757
United States

Things to do in Austin

Pinballz buy

Pinballz Arcade

Enjoy new and vintage arcade games at this local establishment. BYOB allowed!

Where to stay in Austin

We recommend these affordable lodging accommodations for your visit.


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin Northwest Arboretum

Conveniently located to Duo.Works, and shuttle service should be able to get you to the Norris Conference Center.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Arboretum


Support Austin2017

To support our event you can get these tickets

General Admission (does not include Training)

This registration includes access to all keynotes and sessions on Tuesday, December 5, and includes lunch

Get Ticket $79

Training: Monday AM

This ticket is for the training class being held the morning of Monday, December 4. Be sure to choose your class below.

Get Ticket $149

Training: Monday PM

This ticket is for the training class being held in the afternoon of Monday, December 4. _Be sure to choose your class below. _

Get Ticket $149

PGConf US/ORG wants you to treat people well :-)

Reporting Violations

If you feel that you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a PGConf US volunteer immediately. Other forms of contact: For All Emergencies (Medical, Police, Fire): 911


PGConf US does not tolerate harassment of PGConf US participants in any form. Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, religion, displaying sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks and social events around PGConf US. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference without a refund at the discretion of the PGConf US co-chairs.

Disciplinary Action

If a participant engages in behavior violating this code of conduct, the PGConf US co-chairs may take any action they deem appropriate, including ejection from the conference with no refund or contacting the authorities.

PGConf US staff are willing to help participants contact hotel/venue security or the NJPD, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference.

Thank you for your help in making PGConf US fun and enjoyable for everyone! Refunds

If for any reason you have registered PGConf US but are unable to attend, PGConf US will permit full refunds up until 30 days before the conference. After this period, your ticket is nonrefundable.