AI, Machine Learning & Smart Technologies Software Development Conference.

The best event to learn new development skills, advance your career and make new human connections.

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Keynote Speakers

Dr. Pavlin Dobrev

Bosch Software Innovations

Atanas Kiriakov


Surain Adyantra


Delyan Lilov

Musala Soft JSC

AI&Smart Tech Speakers

Mark Stephen Meadows

Botanic Technologies, Inc

Kai Hackbarth

Bosch Software Innovations

Eugene Ciurana

Meltwater Group

Thomas Metcalfe


Stefan Enev


Goran Kolevski

Aleksandar Kostadinov

Musala Soft

Alex Bunardzic


Adam Paszke

Zaid Alyafeai

What To Expect

Java2Days Highlights

The 1st Java conference in Eastern Europe

The first edition of Java2Days was held on 8-9 October 2009 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The brand new event brought together top speakers including Reza Rahman, Josh Long, John Willis and many others who presented in front of the passionate Java developers from the region.

Java2Days is a must-attend event

Java2Days is a must-attend event for anyone in the Java development area. The conference program will include a combination of keynotes, sessions, workshops, discussions led by industry’s top experts as well as social events where developers can meet and learn from their peers.

In-depth technical training for developers

Java2Days features more than 80+ in-depth sessions across 12 different tracks dedicated to help the software developers and IT professionals to improve their professional skills. This is simply the right place where developers could learn from world leading Java geeks.

The best networking experience

Java2Days 2017 offers the best networking experience for software developers and IT professionals. The attendees have the unique chance to speak face-to-face with world leading speakers, Java experts and industry colleagues during the sessions, discussions and social events.

Java2Days is the most recognised dev event

Java2Days is the only software development conference in Europe recognised by the leading business media like Forbes. Java2Days received a special award for “Valuable contribution to the development of the IT environment in Bulgaria” at Forbes Business Awards 2016.

Community Friendly - Supporting Regional JUGs

Java2Days is a commercial event, but we do support the community! During the last 9 years the event has been offering more than 300 free passes to regional JUG’s leaders and community members. It also gives a chance to local speakers to present alongside world leading experts.

1 Event
10 Years
70 Speakers
1500 Attendees

The conference will cover the key topics

  • Open Source Libraries for building AI projects;
  • Disruptive artificial intelligence for future transportation (self-driving cars, the new driver role in highly automated vehicles, safety etc.);
  • AI for Media, Advertising and Ecommerce (How can artificial intelligence technologies be applied to deliver the right content, to target the right product or ad to the right person?);
  • AI+Fintech (Neural networks, machine learning algorithms and Big Data analytics – learn the most significant AI trends for FinTech)
  • Artificial Intelligence and Smart Tech in Healthcare (Real-time AI is accelerating the disruption of healthcare)

AI & Smart_Tech Tracks

Cognitive Computing. Neural Networks

Adaptive, Interactive, Contextual systems over unstructured data

Data Science. Machine Learning & Deep Learning

Predictive Modeling, Business Intelligence, Big Data

Computer Vision

Verification, Identification, Classification, Segmentation

Natural Language Processing

Audio and textual  syntactic and semantic analysis, sentiment detection

IoT and Robotics

Multi-tier industrial and home automation systems

Data Mining and Data Analytics

Modeling, Classification and Actionable perspectives

Game Development

Reinforcement and Adaptive learning techniques

Unsupervised Learning

Cluster analysis, anomaly detection, blind signal separation

Industry Vertical Use Cases

Emerging Industry standards for efficient vertical integration

Development process, Methodologies, Tools

The healthy environment needed for every IT Professional

Security & Risk Management

Designing robust applications resilient to contemporary attacks

Innovation & Future

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Who attends?

AI & Software Developers

BI Developers & Architects

Data Scientists

Project Managers


QA & Performance Engineers

C-level Attendees & Decision Makers


AI Service Providers

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AI & Smart_Tech Co-Events

CodeMonsters 2017

Java2Days 2017

CodeMonsters 2016

Java2Days 2016

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1500+ Connections



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VENUE: NDK - Congress Center

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        Sofia, Bulgaria
        27-28 November, 2018
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