Special Events

Developer Day

Appian World Developer Day is an exciting event designed for experienced Appian practitioners to gather, share knowledge, and learn about the latest developments in the Appian platform. 

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Attend a variety of advanced and informative sessions, featuring expert speakers from the Appian product team and guests from the Appian Community. 

  • Gain practical experience working with the latest platform advancements through hands-on labs covering data fabric, process automation, total experience, process mining, and more. Don’t just sit for a presentation—deepen your understanding of the Appian platform and gain practical knowledge that you can apply to your own projects and further your career as an Appian developer. 

  • Learn about the latest advancements in the Appian Academy and Certification programs, and get specific and practical advice from Appian Certified Lead Developers. Ever wonder how to identify and find projects that provide the right types of experience needed to become an Appian Certified Lead Developer? Then Developer Day is for you!

Pre-registration is required and can be completed during the main registration process.

Don't miss this chance to take your skills to the next level and get hands-on experience with the latest Appian platform features.

Join us at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, May 1st at Appian World.

Appian Expert Meetings

Appian customers can schedule 1:1 meetings with our Appian Product Management and Architect teams.

Topic-specific meetings designed to:

  • Talk in-depth about the future of your favorite features

  • Ask specific product questions

  • Share your organizational needs

  • Learn best practices

  • Get even more out of your Appian investment

Make the most of your time at Appian World and sign up for an Appian Expert Meeting via Appian Community. 

Topics offered:

  • Implementation Best Practices 

  • Appian Cloud and Self-Managed Administration 

  • Appian Solutions

  • Process Mining 

  • Automation 

  • Data Fabric 

  • DevOps

  • UX Design and Best Practices 

  • Total Experience and Portals 

Innovation Showcase

The Innovation Showcase is where networking, fun, and learning convene at Appian World. Kicking off with the Welcome Reception on Monday, May 1st, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Connect with peers from your region and industry during networking meals

  • Meet with sponsoring partners at their booths

  • Enjoy live Appian Product and Solution demos in the Community Hub

  • Gain comprehensive training and resources at the Appian Academy booth

  • And so much more!

Appian World 5K

Appian is excited to continue the annual Appian World 5K, taking place Tuesday, May 2nd, at 6:30 a.m. Get a jump start on day two with a fun race to the finish line with your colleagues and peers. The race is sponsored by Appian Veterans and all proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

Appian Veterans
Proud Supporter of Wounded Warrior Project

Pre-registration is required and can be completed during the main registration process.



Partner Track Sessions

The Appian partner ecosystem is made up of organizations with deep expertise leveraging the power and speed of the Appian platform and industry insight into how low-code applications transform businesses and support innovation. In these partner sessions, you’ll hear success stories directly from the partner and their customer showcasing the power of the Appian Platform.

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Conference Party

If you’ve attended Appian World in the past, you know that the conference party is an experience where core memories are made. Join us on Tuesday, May 2nd for an awesome night at an exciting San Diego venue. You won’t want to miss the special live entertainment, fun exploration, and unforgettable surprises we have planned! Stay tuned for more details. 

Live Build Challenge

The Appian World Live Build Challenge is back and bigger than ever! Six accomplished Appian developers from around the world will compete head-to-head on the main stage, showing off their speed and skill in a timed app-building challenge. Join us on Wednesday, May 3rd at Appian World to cheer on our competitors as they battle it out for a chance to win a $10,000 cash prize and bragging rights.

Do you have what it takes to win the $10,000 prize? Applications to compete in the third annual Appian World Live Build Challenge are open until March 6th.