We are pleased to announce the 2017 SunshinePHP Schedule. Our highly diverse lineup of 45 speakers will be delivering 5 keynotes, 8 in-depth 3-hour tutorials, and 40 talks 1-hour in length over this 3 day event.

SunshinePHP hit it's 5th year and will happen from February 2nd to 4th, 2017 in sunny Miami, Florida. As one of the largest community conferences in the U.S. the schedule is amazing this year. We will have a full tutorial day featuring 3-hour sessions followed by 2 days of 1-hour talks and inspirational keynotes.

In addition we will also have an Uncon for attendees to share unscheduled talks, a hack event, and plenty of other fun and/or educational activities.

So leave the February cold behind and come warm up in Miami, Florida for a few days of sharing and networking with other PHP folks.

Ticket sales ongoing at SunshinePHP.com

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We recently released the presentations for ConFoo Montreal. This giant conference will be held on March 8-10, 2017.

It's also the last chance to get tickets for ConFoo Vancouver, held on December 5-7, 2016.

ConFoo is a multi-technology conference aimed specifically at web developers. It has between 100 and more than 150 presentations by local and international speakers. This conference offers a great diversity in content to expand your knowledge and increase your productivity. It is the perfect place to sharpen those hard tech skills and discover the latest practices.

There is a great range of topics, including PHP, many other programming languages, databases, security, performance, machine learning and project management.

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The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 5. This release is the fifth release candidate for 7.1.0. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 5 please visit the download page, Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The sixth and last release candidate will be released on the 10th of November. You can also read the full list of planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

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Come to the leading PHP Conference in Latin America!

The 11th edition of PhpConference Brasil will happen between December 7th (Wednesday) and December 11th (Sunday).

The last event day will be reserved for participants to rest and improve their networking.

This year we'll have hands-on courses (8 hour duration each), practical mini-courses (4 hour duration each), talks and keynotes.

The event venue provide us a camping area, so you can come and stay all night long.

Come to learn about PHP and improve your networking! More informations at www.phpconference.com.br.

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The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 4. This release is the fourth release candidate for 7.1.0. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 4 please visit the download page, Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The fifth release candidate will be released on the 27th of October. You can also read the full list of planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

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The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.27. This is a security release. Several security bugs were fixed in this release.

All PHP 5.6 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 5.6.27 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

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The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.12. This is a security release. Several security bugs were fixed in this release. All PHP 7.0 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.0.12 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

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The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 3. This release is the third release candidate for 7.1.0. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 3 please visit the download page, Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The fourth release candidate will be released on the 13th of October. You can also read the full list of planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

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PHP UK Conference 2017 Call for Papers
Open until: October 17th 2016 6pm GMT

The PHP UK Conference 2017 Call for Papers is now open!

We are looking for talks relating to any non-basic aspect of the PHP programming language, be it mainstream, advanced, niche or non-technical. We are looking for real 'wow' talks that are fresh and inspiring about cutting edge topics or new perspectives on common problems. The audience will be from all backgrounds varying in skill level from beginner to intermediate to advanced, so talks varying widely in topic and skill levels are required. Most of all we want speakers who have a deep knowledge about the topics they are proposing and can't wait to share that knowledge with a whole group of of eager listeners. Tell us what you're most passionate about and why we should be passionate about it as well.

  • Inclusive and anonymous selection process
  • Full speaker package so you can attend the whole conference
  • Over 700 attendees from all over the world

For more information and to submit a paper visit our web site phpconference.co.uk/speakers

PHP UK Conference will be held on February 16-17, 2017 at the Brewery Conference Centre in London.

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