Join us for 2 Days of NEW product releases, expert-led workshops, and learning!

At this year's WCS, we will be annoucing the highly anticipated Liferay Portal 6.1 and Marketplace. As always, in order to keep our solutions relevant to our users' current-day and future needs, our senior team makes a special effort to meet, speak, and collaborate with our attendees.

Why You Should Attend:

  • Ask questions to our senior execs and architects in person
  • Learn how you can get the most value out of your Liferay investment
  • See how others are using Liferay to meet their business needs
  • Network and knowledge-share with other business and technical leaders
  • Become a guru on Liferay technology by attending 1-day Pre-Symposium trainings and FREE workshops for valuable hands-on learning and activity. Attend sessions on Backend Integrations, Light Portal Customization, and more.
  • SIGN UP to speak in our Ligthning Talk!

With a solid architecture, flexible deployment options, advanced social networking services, and a growing marketplace for extensions, Liferay is becoming the de facto standard for enterprise web development. This year's symposium focuses on that expansion, with session topics that address the expanded role of the Liferay platform as a basis for the next generation of web applications and services.

Can't make it to the full Symposium? Attend the Marketplace Unconference for only $25!

Have an idea for a great app for Liferay? Want to get your app in front of an estimated 1 million deployments and potential customers, using the world's leading open source portal platform? Then you will want to attend the Liferay Marketplace Unconference, this year held in parallel with WCS.

For a nominal registration fee of just $25, your Unconference experience will include:

  • Unconference Session Pass for the following sessions:
    • Introduction to Liferay
    • Liferay Marketplace Development Overview
    • Marketplace Apps Panel: Learn What's Hot in App Development

Also, you get:

  • Access to the Symposium Pavilion floor, food, and drinks
  • Networking with Liferay luminaries, industry professionals, and prominent members from Liferay's community. Bring your resume!
  • Attend and get a chance to win the grand prize!

Date: Sept. 21, 2011

Time: 1:00p - 5:30p

Location: Crowne Plaza Anaheim Resort (Same venue as WCS)



Registration/Check-In: 1:00p - 4:00p
Liferay Essentials: 2:30p - 3:00p
Liferay Marketplace Development: 3:15p - 3:45p
Pavilion Networking: 3:45p - 4:45p
Marketplace Apps Panel: What's Hot: 4:45p - 5:30p

The Marketplace Unconference experience is free for attendees of the full symposium.

Choose registrant type "Unconference Registration" when registering!

What Others are Saying

"Thanks to the senior team for making themselves so available during the symposium.  That, more than anything, points to your dedication to your user base." –Attendee

"Excellent conference! I enjoyed it very much!" –Attendee

"Interaction with the core Liferay team was an experience you don't get with other companies.  It made all the difference to me." –Attendee

Symposium Snapshot
Date: Sept 21-22, 2011

Early Bird Discount: $349 (ends Aug. 26)
Standard Rate: $399 (ends Sept. 15)
Late/On-Site: $499

The Crowne Plaza Anaheim Resort
Book your hotel to receive the discounted rate for Liferay

Pre-Symposium Training
Enrich your Symposium experience with a 1-day training on Sept. 20. Choose from Portal Admin Training Express or Building Themes in Liferay


Diamond Sponsors

CIGNEX Rivet Logic

Platinum Sponsors

LEVEL Studios XTIVIA Youngsoft

Gold Sponsors

Tandem Seven Unicon

Marketplace Exhibitors

CloudBees OmegaBit Roambi Salsa Dev Terracotta


For press and media-related inquiries, contact Liferay's Public Relations team

If you have questions about the Liferay West Coast Symposium or need help registering, please email our Events team

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