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October 14-16th 2016 · Philadelphia, PA

Why Attend CocoaLove?

In its third year, CocoaLove brings the Apple community together and focuses on talks that aren't deprecated at the next WWDC. It's structured to build meaningful connections throughout the weekend that are more than just a stack of business cards. Join us this fall and enjoy a unique Philly experience.

  • exhausted and exhilarated and so, so inspired by everyone i met at @CocoaLoveConf. if i don't go to sleep, it'll never end, right?
    Alice Ren @alicexyr
  • Just landed back in 🇨🇦 and still need to gather my thoughts, but this weekend cemented @CocoaLoveConf as my very favourite conference.
    Charles Joseph @lessthanuthink
  • It’s no surprise that @CocoaLoveConf was fantastic. Happy to be a part of such an empathetic, intelligent group of people.
    Chris Stamper @cdstamper
  • If I attend nothing else all year, I’ll try to attend @CocoaLoveConf.
    Nik Lal @bleepnik


Enjoy a single track, 2 day series of talks where you'll learn from some of the best creative minds in the industry.

  • David Smith


    Indie iOS Developer and co-host of the Under the Radar podcast.

  • Georgia Dow


    Senior editor at iMore, psychotherapist, co-host of the Isometric, Review, and Vector podcasts.

  • 9 More TBA

    We'll be announcing new speakers as we get closer, so stay tuned!

  • Curious about what to expect?

    Watch Talks from 2014/2015

Interested in Speaking at CocoaLove?

CocoaLove always strives to have a nice balance of fresh faces, but that's tricky because we can only select from people that we know exist! Please, if you're interested in talking, learn more about what we're looking for.


Friday Saturday
  • Reg + Dinner

  • Talks

  • Special Events

  • Farewell

Chemical Heritage Foundation

The main event will be taking place at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in beautiful Old City Philadelphia.

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Choose Your Experience

In 2016 we're trying something brand new.

  • Choose from a variety of activities suited to your personal tastes.
  • Explore with conference-goers that share your interests.
  • Enjoy experiences like a lively night of Karaoke, Halloween Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary, or a relaxing morning at the Art Museum.
  • Experience Philadelphia like never before!

We'll announce the official locations as we get closer to the summer, so stay tuned.

Code of Conduct

Our goal has always been to provide a safe and welcoming space for every attendee. All speakers, sponsors, organizers, and attendees are expected to abide the code of conduct throughout the weekend.

You're in Philly: we have no problems booting you to the curb if you disrespect anyone we invite into our home.

Staying in Historic Old City

We have a group rate available at the historic Independence Park Hotel just one block from the main venue.

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We try to make CocoaLove as accessible as possible. Women, minorities, single parents, LGBTQIA, students, and disabled individuals are encouraged to check out our scholarship program.

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Ready to Join Us?

CocoaLove is a great place to learn, connect with the community, and share in unique experiences. Don't wait, grab your early bird ticket today to save your seat!

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Have any questions?

info@cocoalove.org @CocoaLoveConf