Event Highlights




Alpha DevCon is Alpha Software's annual user conference for Alpha Anywhere users and partners. Our annual user summit assembles a wide range of developers, business leaders, recognized mobile strategists and Alpha’s full management and engineering team. Speakers will share visions, best practices and practical examples of integrating and scaling offline mobile apps – with powerful mobile device features — that serve large and diverse groups of field employees. For four days, attendees network with executives, analysts, and developers leading some of the most innovative B2B and B2E mobile app projects in business today. If you want to learn how to speed your development and deployment with Alpha Anywhere, build skills in hands-on training, and see the future vision for the product roadmap, this is a can't-miss event.


Alpha Anywhere is the highest-ranked mobile application development platform on the market, as selected by developers leading the mobile app charge. This is an opportunity to mix with some of the industry’s best, and learn the best techniques for getting sophisticated apps to market FAST. Anyone responsible for application development in their organization, should attend.


Keynote: Paul Gillin, Author and B2B Social Media Strategist

"Tech Stuff That Will Rock Your World"

Paul Gillin is a writer, speaker and online marketing consultant who specializes in information technology and social media. He is a prolific writer who has published hundreds of articles about technology-enabled new media while also writing five books.

Paul is a veteran technology journalist with over 25 years of editorial leadership experience. He was editor-in-chief and executive editor of Computerworld magazine for 12 years and founding editor of TechTarget, a leading online technology publisher. For the past two years Paul has been enterprise editor of SiliconAngle, a news site that specializes in big data, cloud computing, IT infrastructure and mobility.

Executive Panel

Bruce McKinnon Sr. Director, Clinical Systems Development, Medstar Health

Tim Bochard, Vice President of Information Technology, Glacier Water Services Inc.

Wayne Freeman, Director of Information Technology, Merrick Pet Care (a Nestle-Purina Company)

Tom Ritter, Vice President of IT, Caraustar Industries

Customer Case Study Sessions

Case Study: OERCA Mobile and Field Application for Zoological Management
Steve Workings, Custom Database Consultant, IADN

Case Study: How a Major School District is Using Mobile Optimized Forms
Rich Kerr, President, Rich Kerr & Associates

Case Study: Mobile Sales App for Merrick Pet Care
Wayne Freeman, Director of Information Technology, Merrick Pet Care (a Nestle-Purina Company)

Michael Conti, Vice President of Development, Clients First

Case Study: Warren County, New York
Jeremy Scrime, Senior Computer Systems Analyst/Programmer,


Doubletree by Hilton Boston North Shore · Danvers, MA

We’ve negotiated a very competitive room rate of only $139/night for Alpha DevCon attendees, but have a limited block of rooms at this low rate. These rooms will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. We encourage you to register now to lock in a room at this rate.

  • $139/night room rate
  • Logan Express provides shuttle service to-and-from Boston Logan International Airport; $22 round trip.