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April 17-19, 2018 | Garmin Headquarters | Olathe, Kansas

2018 CIQ Developer Summit

Join us for 3 days of shop talk, workshops and breakout sessions with industry leaders and other developers. Gain new insights into creating and promoting apps, work with the latest Garmin technology and much more. We’ll even make time for some fun along the way.

Who Should Attend

This summit is for any person or company who manages applications or is considering creating one. We welcome innovators and entrepreneurs that are ready to discover new technology and build great apps for a worldwide audience.

What We'll Do

  • Network with and learn from key Garmin team leaders, other developers and industry experts
  • Learn the Garmin vision for the Connect IQ platform
  • Get details on the latest Connect IQ features and capabilities
  • Hear about the Connect IQ and Garmin device strategy from product managers
  • Learn from successful brands and developers
  • Discover new ways to make money, promote your apps and build your network
  • Get to know the latest Garmin technology
  • Learn how to leverage Connect IQ to achieve business success
  • Explore the future of purpose-built devices and solutions designed for active lifestyles
  • Attend valuable workshops and breakout sessions for all levels of experience


Day 1

Arrival Day
April 17

  • 6 p.m.
    Registration & evening networking event
    DoubleTree Hotel in Overland Park, Kansas

Day 2

Summit Begins
April 18

  • 8 a.m.
    Opening session with Garmin leadership
    Interactive workshops & breakout sessions
    Garmin Headquarters
  • 7 p.m.
    Exciting evening event

Day 3

Final Day
April 19

  • 8 a.m.
    Breakout sessions continue
    Garmin Headquarters
  • 6 p.m.
    Summit concludes



Garmin Headquarters
1200 E. 151st St., Olathe, Kansas 66062-3426


Limited Availability
DoubleTree Hotel
10100 College Blvd., Overland Park, Kansas 66210-1462

Event Rate: $165/night + taxes & fees
Breakfast, internet and parking included
Newly renovated rooms
Easy access to running trails
Shuttle service to venue provided

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$300 registration fee includes:

  • A Garmin device to build, test and experience your app
  • Complimentary registration in the Garmin Marathon (full, half or 10K distance) on April 21, 2018
  • Evening event to cut loose and get to know fellow developers
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