CakeFest 2017:
The CakePHP Conference
Coming soon...2017


For 2016 we're hosting our annual CakePHP conference in %s. Covering 2 full days of workshops, showing off the latest and best practices with the framework, followed by another 2 days packed with noteworthy talks from some of the most influential members of the global community, this is a must for any CakePHP developer.

The full address for the event location is the following:

CakeFest 2017
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There are quite a few different options for accomodations in the area:

  • Courtyard Amsterdam Arena Atlas
  • AirBnB has a large following in , should you choose to book through them
  • HotelsTonight is good for those who are not afraid to do last minute bookings, and typically has quite a few locations in the area for a fraction of the normal price

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Amsterdam the commercial capital of the Netherlands, and one of the top financial centres in Europe, Amsterdam is considered an alpha world city by the Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) study group.

The city is also the cultural capital of the Netherlands. Many large Dutch institutions have their headquarters there, and seven of the world's 500 largest companies, including Philips and ING, are based in the city.

In 2012, Amsterdam was ranked the second best city in which to live by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and 12th globally on quality of living for environment and infrastructure by Mercer. The city was previously ranked 3rd in innovation by 2thinknow in the Innovation Cities Index 2009.

The dates of the event are in late spring, with weather being typically agreeable. Average temperatures are around 16°C / 61°F.


For Europe and international flights, there is an airport in the area:

  • Schiphol International Airport, with one large terminal split into three large departure halls, is located in Amsterdam and is accessible via a train ride on the Netherlands Railways, and a bus ride on several bus lines.

Social Events

This year we'll be planning to have a lot of fun as always, taking the event out onto the city streets. For all those interested in hitting the local night scene we'll be organizing a night out, so you can party like we do!

If you require additional help or information, please contact us.

Days left to CakeFest 2017


Get Ready for CakeFest

We're really looking forward to seeing you at the conference this year. In the meantime, while we're heating up the oven, check out the community center for more CakePHP good- ness across the Internet.

CakeFest promises to be an exciting learning and networking event for all. Don't miss out!

Become a Sponsor

If your company or employer uses CakePHP to deliver awesome solutions for clients, then why not consider sponsoring the event?

All sponsorship funds are used to provide the very best conference experience possible.

Please see our sponsorship prospectus, or contact us for more information.