May 16 to May 18 2017.


Intercontinental Miami, Miami, Florida, alongside ApacheCon NA 2017.


TomcatCon is the place for all users of Tomcat to expand their Tomcat knowledge in areas such as networking, security, performance and deployment. It also offers an opportunity to discuss the current Tomcat roadmap and help inform future development.

Registration for TomcatCon is open with early bird prices available until 12 March. Registration includes access to ApacheCon and the other co-located Apache conferences.


The call for papers has now closed and the Tomcat community is busy reviewing the proposals and putting together three days of great content.

The schedule will be finalised in early March. The planning is based around the following outline schedule:

  • Day 1
    • Opening session
    • State of the Cat
    • ~4 sessions on security topics
  • Day 2
    • ~3 sessions on networking (reverse proxying, load-balancing, clustering)
    • ~2 sessions on performance / monitoring
    • ~1 session on reactive
  • Day 3
    • ~1 session on migration / upgrade
    • ~1 session on packaging
    • ~1 session on microservices
    • ~1 session on cloud
    • Wrap-up