Email Update #1: Are you attending Longhorn PHP 2019?


Longhorn PHP 2019!

We are pleased to announce that Longhorn PHP is returning for its second year, from May 2nd to May 4th, 2019. Our inaugural conference was a huge success, and we can’t wait to see everyone again.

We’ll be returning to the Commons Learning Center, located in North Austin. The Center is an excellent venue, with modern classrooms, lots of space, and plentiful amenities. Keep on reading for important information about Longhorn PHP 2019.

Important Dates

We wanted to share a couple of important dates for you to mark on your calendar:

  • Longhorn PHP will take place Thursday, May 2nd to Saturday, May 4th, starting with a tutorial day and followed by two main conference days.
  • Our Call For Papers is now open, and submissions are due by Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 11:59PM Central Time. Interested in speaking? Submit now!

Blind Bird tickets are now available

Want to attend? Tickets are now on sale at a “blind bird” discount at the following prices – the lowest they’ll ever be:

  • Tutorial Only – $100
  • Conference Only – $200
  • Conference + Tutorial – $300
Buy Your Tickets Now

Introducing our newest organizers

We are thrilled to announce the additions of Jessica Mauerhan and Hunter Skrasek to the Longhorn PHP organizing team! View the rest of the team here.

Interested in speaking?

Sure, we mentioned this above – but we really want you to know that our Call for Papers is officially open! We will be accepting submissions until Saturday, December 15th at 11:59pm Central Time, so make sure to get those talks submitted.

Submit Your Talk

Interested in sponsoring?

Thanks in advance for supporting our conference! Our sponsorship tiers start at $300. Sponsors will allow us to level up everything from meals to after-parties, and they’ll be recognized appropriately for their contributions. Check out the prospectus for the full list of tiers and benefits.

Longhorn PHP is a conference built by the community, for the community. Community projects can show support for Longhorn PHP with the $50 sponsorship tier.
View Our Prospectus

Staying in touch

We’ll keep you updated via email when there are important announcements to make (don’t worry, we will only send a few between now and the conference). Of course, don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and use the #longhornphp hashtag too!

You can find out additional details about Longhorn PHP at If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to reach out at