September 19-21, 2023
San Francisco Bay Area, CA


Lee Byron
Lee Byron
Co-creator of GraphQL, Director of the GraphQL Foundation
Idit Levine
Idit Levine
Founder of
Matteo Collina
Matteo Collina
Creator of Fastify, Platformatic CTO, Node TSC
Marc-André Giroux
Marc-André Giroux
Author of Production Ready GraphQL, GraphQL TSC
Uri Goldshtein
Uri Goldshtein
Founder of The Guild, GraphQL TSC

GraphQLConf brings together the creators of some of the most important technologies behind GraphQL. These speakers will share their experience, insights and knowledge as they discuss the challenges facing the growing GraphQL ecosystem. If you have something worth sharing, submit an application to speak!


What's included?

All conference content

Full-day GraphQL workshop

Lunch and all-day beverages

Entry to Sponsor Showcase

GraphQLConf event t-shirt

Access to watch all sessions

Need assistance?

Apply for a Visa or Scholarship or find more help in our FAQ.


September 19

  • Workshops
  • Sponsor Showcase

September 20

  • Keynotes
  • Breakouts
  • Sponsor Showcase

September 21

  • Keynotes
  • Breakouts
  • Sponsor Showcase

Location & Venue

GraphQLConf 2023 is hosted in the San Francisco Bay Area, where GraphQL was first created. It's hosted at the Hyatt Regency SFOhotel in Burlingame, CA.

Venue & Lodging

Hyatt Regency SFO

1333 Old Bayshore Hwy Burlingame, CA 94010

Dates with Availability: September 18, 19, 20, 21, 2023
Room Rates Start From: $179.00
Room Block Closes: September 4, 2023
(Please note, the rate is valid until the cut-off date or the room block is full)
Please note, rooms will most likely sell out in advance of the room blockclose dates. We encourage you to book early to secure a room at the conference rate.

Alternate lodging options

Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Airport South, and IHG Hotel

Important: The Linux Foundation will never reach out to attendees by phone to make hotel reservations for our conferences. Please be advised that the most secure way to book in our discounted room block is by using the direct booking link provided below or by calling the hotel directly. If you receive a phone call or email from someone claiming to be with The Linux Foundation or the hotel and they attempt to sell you a hotel room, please email us at

Welcome to all

GraphQLConf is welcome to all. Please read our diversity & inclusion guide and code of conduct. Your health and safety is our top priority. We have considered a range of both onsite resources and emergency resources as well as a health & safety policy.

Public Transportation


Service from Burlingame to San Francisco is available for $5 (adults) or $2.50 youth and seniors. Learn More

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART):

Take the Hyatt Shuttle Bus to/from SFO International Terminal to connect with BART. Approximate cost from the station to downtown San Francisco is $8.65 one-way.

Airport Information

San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Drive time from venue: 7 mins.
Distance from venue: 3.1 miles.

Driving Directions from SFO to Venue


The Hyatt Regency SFO offers self-parking.


0-1 hour: $12
1-6 hours: $22/hour
6+ hours or overnight: $40/night

Complimentary Shuttle Service

Hyatt Regency SFO

The Hyatt Regency SFO offers a 24-hour complimentary San Francisco International Airport (SFO) shuttle which runs every 15 minutes from 4:00AM until 1:00AM and every 30 minutes from 1:00AM until 4:00AM. At SFO, go to the area marked "Hotel Shuttle." The bus is marked "Hyatt Regency and Marriott.”



GraphQLConf – is the official conference produced by the GraphQL Foundation that brings together the global community of GraphQL developers, leaders and innovators to further the education, adoption and advancement of GraphQL implementations in the industry.

In the 8 years of GraphQL being around, we have seen adoption across some of the largest organizations globally with homegrown implementations, open source tooling and several vendor solutions that have enabled the ease of adoption, implementation and management of GraphQL.

In the 3 days of workshops, keynotes and talks from the ecosystems, GraphQLConf aims to be the forum where we bring the community together to share and learn about what’s working and where we need to innovate & collaborate to help business succeed with GraphQL.

GraphQLConf is particularly relevant for engineers, architects, and managers involved in:

  • Cloud Engineering
  • Software Development
  • Platform Engineering
  • Data Engineering
  • Technology Architecture
  • Data Architecture
  • Product Management

It is also a great place for GraphQL contributors, service providers, and those exploring GraphQL to learn about the technology, build connections within the community, and increase their knowledge about GraphQL powered application development.

Why Attend?

GraphQLConf is particularly relevant for engineers, architects, and managers involved in:

  • Learn about the latest developments in GraphQL and related technologies, including GraphQL Core and beyond.
  • Discover best practices and real-world use cases through engaging presentations and panel discussions.
  • Connect with leading companies that are using GraphQL to transform their businesses and industries.
  • Build your skills and deepen your understanding of GraphQL through workshops, tutorials, and code labs.
  • Network with a diverse and vibrant community of professionals who are passionate about GraphQL and its potential.