Midwest PHP is the FUN conference. This is our fifth annual conference, and each year it gets better and better. Our goal is to share best practices, ideas, and techniques about building state-of-the-art software applications.


Grown-up MongoDB: Schema Design
Talk by Derick Rethans
Pulling up Your Legacy App by its Bootstraps!
Talk by Emily Stamey
Principles of Unit Testing
Talk by Joseph
Graph Databases Will Change Your Freakin Life
Talk by Ed Finkler
Accessibility: Don't turn off that JavaScript just yet!
Talk by Nic Steenhout
Bringing Old Legacy Apps To PHP 7 and Beyond
Talk by Sammy Kaye Powers
Profiling your PHP application
Talk by Michael Heap
Software Management Lessons from the 1960s
Talk by Larry Garfield
OOP Is More Than Cars and Dogs
Talk by Chris Tankersley
Expressive Microservice Framework Blastoff
Talk by Adam Culp
Dev Divas: History's Heroines of Computing
Talk by Vesna Vuynovich Kovach
The Mindful Developer: Being Less Busy & More Productive
Talk by David McKay
Modern JavaScript for PHP Developers
Talk by Derek Binkley
DevOps For Small Teams
Talk by Joe Ferguson
Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone: Learning to Teach
Talk by Heather L White
Practical PHP Deployment with Jenkins
Talk by Adam Culp
My journey to the center of PHP
Talk by Sammy Kaye Powers
Promises and Generators
Talk by Evert Pot
Authenticating Against API Services
Talk by Caitlin Bales
Getting Started with Magento 2
Talk by Mathew Beane
Storing Non-Scalar Data
Talk by Derick Rethans
Status Change: Now Using Event Sourcing
Talk by Emily Stamey
WordPress as a 12 Factor app
Talk by Michael Heap
How to Make Your Website Not Ugly: 10 Simple UX Tenets for Non-Designers
Talk by Hilary Stohs-Krause
Using our Superpowers for Good
Keynote by Eryn O'Neil