Building a Better Web
June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Build a better web. Deliver the best user experiences.

Developers, software engineers, designers, and web performance professionals flock to Fluent in pursuit of a common goal: building a better web. That means delivering fast, secure, accessible experiences to users and customers.

Fluent covers a broad range of technologies and topics to provide web programming professionals with the skills, connections, and inspiration needed to build better online and mobile experiences. This year’s program is organized around three thematic tracks:

You’ll leave Fluent armed with new ideas, fresh insights, proven best practices, meaningful research, and an expanded network of peers and innovators to help you tackle your next web project and advance your career. If you’d like to learn from some of today’s most successful and innovative minds working on the web, make plans to join us at Fluent, June 11–14, at the San Jose Convention Center.

See the agenda

See what people are saying

What sets Fluent apart?

Breadth: Unlike other web programming conferences that focus on just one community, platform or language, Fluent offers a comprehensive approach to the modern web, so you can both broaden your skill set and delve deeper into the tools you use.

Insights-driven: Fluent is a forward-thinking web programming and web performance conference; you’ll find solutions for the problems of today while exploring what's next.

Expert access: You’ll meet senior technologists from leading companies as well independents who are moving the web forward with new libraries, platforms, tools, and open source projects.

Intensive training courses

Immerse yourself in two days of in-depth education on critical web programming topics at Fluent. Each training course takes place June 11-12 and is limited in size to maintain a high level of learning and instructor interaction.

Register now

Diversity and inclusion at Fluent

At O’Reilly, we believe that true innovation depends on hearing from, and listening to, people with a variety of perspectives. Please read our Diversity Statement and learn more about our Diversity & Inclusion scholarship program.

Anniecannons Logo

To support diversity in the larger tech community, O'Reilly works with inclusion-focused nonprofits. While Fluent registration is open, we're raising funds for AnnieCannons and invite you to join us. Learn more »

We're committed to creating a safe and productive environment for everyone at all of our events. Please read our Code of Conduct.

Fluent + Velocity: Working better together

This year, Fluent teams up with Velocity, the conference that covers the strategies, tactics, tools, and approaches for building and maintaining resilient, secure distributed systems. From apps to ops, Fluent + Velocity tears down silos, enabling and fostering the kind of cross-department collaboration essential to driving innovation and speeding product delivery. Get the unique advantage of learning and networking with peers in the hallway track, over lunch, and on the Expo floor.

Go beyond networking and get access to all keynotes and sessions at both Velocity and Fluent with the Fluent + Velocity Super Bronze add-on pass.


Fluent will take place at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, located in the center of charming and historic Downtown. Reserve your room.

Get the latest news, offers, and more about Fluent and the topic of web development.

O’Reilly Media

Tech insight, analysis, and research