Why Attend

Who is Bootcamp for?

Bootcamp is for ALL dotCMS customers and users - from beginners to long time users, business and marketing users as well as developer and technical users.

What topics does Bootcamp cover?

Bootcamp is a two-track conference geared toward providing an educational and insightful experience for both business users and technical users of the platform. Attendees will have access to dotCMS user training, dotCMS best practices and tips, real life case studies, industry thought leadership, dotCMS Product Roadmap, workshops and more.

Access to dotCMS Experts

dotCMS Bootcamp is the only place you’ll get access to top dotCMS experts - meet with the team behind the scenes, join expert-lead sessions, and hear directly from dotCMS leaders on what’s next for the software.

What’s included in my conference ticket?

dotCMS Bootcamp tickets include full access to the entire two-day conference, including breakfast and lunch both days as well as two networking receptions. Attendees also get access to all Bootcamp presentations as well.

Learn from Peers

Hear from dotCMS customers on how they’ve taken the platform to the next level through real dotCMS use cases.


Bootcamp offers plenty of time for networking with dotCMS enthusiasts like yourself throughout the conference. Mingle, get inspired, form partnerships - you never know what you’ll leave with after two days at Bootcamp.

SLS Brickell Hotel

We're excited to bring BOOTCAMP back to Miami via the SLS Brickell Hotel & Residences.

SLS Brickell takes its standards of style, luxury and service to transform Downtown Miami's skyline. A feast for the senses. A creative cocktail of sophistication and playfulness. A hotel with elements of creativity and community featuring 124 rooms, world-class décor by Philippe Starck, unforgettable dining by two award-winning chefs, an incredible pool deck, exclusive access to the sbe Collection and global concierge - SLS Brickell is an irresistible retreat in the city's center.

1300 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33130
Call 1-866-211-0420 (9am to 9pm Mon- Fri & 10am to 6pm Sat & Sun).
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Bootcamp brings together the best and the brightest in order to share the latest strategies, insights, tips and more on both Digital and Technology Leadership topics. These are some of the topics you can expect to learn more about at Bootcamp 2018:

Digital Strategy

  • Customer Experience Orchestration
  • Hyper Personalization
  • Getting Ready for IoT
  • Templates, Layouts, and More in dotCMS 5.0
  • Building a Customer Success Plan
  • Leveraging AI as a Service
  • Assessing the Health of your Platform

Technical Leadership

  • Building Alexa Skills in dotCMS
  • Getting Ready for GDPR
  • Layout as a Service in dotCMS
  • Building an SPA in dotCMS
  • Making the Most of the REST APIs
  • What's New in dotCMS Plugin Development?
  • Upgrades Done Right - Best Practices

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This is a tentative schedule, so please be aware that time and activities are still subject to change. If you have any suggestions or want to schedule an additional breakout session with any of the members of our team, please take a few seconds to submit this survey.

Wed, May 2 2018 Description
2:00PM - 5:00PM Registration
6:00PM - 8:00PM Welcome Reception @ Altitude Pool Deck and Bar (South)
Thu, May 3 2018 Description
7:30AM - 8:30AM Breakfast @ Bazaar Mar
8:30AM - 10:30AM Welcome, Roadmap, and Keynote
10:45AM - 1:00PM Presentations
1:00PM - 2:00PM Lunch @ Bazaar Mar
2:15PM - 5:45PM Presentations
6:00PM - 7:00PM Networking reception @ Saam's Lounge & Terrace
Fri, May 4 2018 Description
7:30AM - 8:30AM Breakfast @ Bazaar Mar
9:00 AM - 12:30PM Presentations
12:30PM - 1:30PM Lunch @ Bazaar Mar
1:45PM - 4:00PM Presentations