Celebrating 14 years of empowering geeks for good

DEVCON is a registered non-profit org that empowers Filipino developers and future geeks. We are the Philippines’ largest community of technology experts, developers, and IT enthusiasts. Scroll down to learn more or message to get started on partnering, volunteering, or supporting DEVCON!

About Us

Who is DEVCON?

DEVCON is the Philippines’ largest community and non-profit org for developers and future geeks. Our mission is to promote collaborative growth and global competence of Filipino developers in the academe and IT industry by providing a unique venue for everyone to Sync, Support, and Succeed.

  • We are known for hosting unconferences for IT students, professionals and educators since 2009 with six (6) local chapters across the country.

  • We’ve organized hackathons and innovation challenges in partnership with different organizations, enterprises and government agencies;

  • Since 2013, we’ve been hosting the biggest developer conference in the country – DEVCON Summit, a tech summit with highly curated sessions, featuring some of the known speakers and companies in areas from open source to web3, software development and data science to AI, the future of work, and more.

Our Impact and Reach


Total reach from

2023 Programs


Total Attendees from F2F events since 2009


DCTx and DEVCON Volunteers


DCTx and DEVCON Volunteers


Organized Code Camps, Workshops and Hackathons


Organized Code Camps, Workshops and Hackathons


Active Chapters



Pandemic Response Solutions Donated

The Latest on DEVCON:


Why did Winston start DEVCON Philippines

Meet Winston "WD" Damarillo, the founder and president of DEVCON Philippines. As a successful tech entrepreneur, WD saw a need to empower Filipino geeks through community building and skills development.

DEVCON HQ / National Office

The Pro Devs Event of 2023. DEVCON PRO SUMMIT Co-Presented by Accenture

From groundbreaking speaker keynotes to the brilliant panel discussions, 𝐃𝐄𝐕𝐂𝐎𝐍 𝐏𝐑𝐎 𝐒𝐔𝐌𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑 was a whirlwind of tech brilliance! That's a wrap for this year's professional summit event – where technology knowledge met innovation, and inspiration sparked into action. Until next time, keep coding and conquering!


DEVCON Visayas Team

Excited to attend DEVCON Iloilo and Cebu Chapter events? Connect with our Visayas Team! Bacolod is also reopening soon


DEVCON Mindanao Team

Looking for your tech community in Mindanao? Meet and Network our DEVCON Chapters from Iligan, Cagayan De Oro, and Davao. Our first-ever Mindanao Summit is also set for June 29-30!


Ready to partner with DEVCON?

Help us bring world-class programs nationwide:


Experience the fulfillment of paying it forward. Join us as a volunteer and let's create positive change together!

Partner with us

Explore pionering opportunities through a partnership with us. Together, we can make a lasting impact.

Build a new chapter

Thinking about getting involved in your community? Consider starting a chapter with us!

Our nationwide programs are made possible through the support of:


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