Lightning PHP Conference

An incredible day of learning and networking with the PHP community.

October 4, 2019 Tampa, FL

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Welcome to the inaugural Lightning PHP Conference! A one day event to be held in Tampa, Florida this October. We look forward to a day of learning, networking, and fun as we invite the PHP world to join us as part of our Lightning PHP community!

Beyond the conference, there's plenty of adventure to be had throughout the Tampa Bay area.

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Call For Papers

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We're excited to announce that call for papers is now open!

If you'd like to be one of only 6 speakers chosen to be part of Tampa Bay's inaugural Lightning PHP Conference, now is your chance!

The deadline is Friday, August 2nd.

Event Schedule

Friday, October 4th
Friday, October 4th 8:00 AM
9:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
12:00 PM
1:30 PM
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
4:30 PM
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The Venue

CL Space

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1911 N. 13th St. #W200. Tampa, FL. 33605

CL Space is a unique and versatile event venue located in the heart of Ybor City, one of the historic neighborhoods of Tampa. Featuring original brick walls, floor to ceiling windows, and an industrial ceiling with sky lights and exposed beams offering a big city loft feel.

Located above the former spaghetti warehouse in Ybor Square.

An elevator located behind the building is available to help assist elderly or disabled guests.


CL Space does not have designated parking.

We recommend parking at the Fernando Noriega Jr. Garage (Palm Avenue Garage)
located at 2010 N 13th St, Tampa, FL 33605.

Fernando Noriega Jr. Garage is a city-owned garage located next door to the venue.
There are 22 designated disabled (accessible) spaces.

You should expect to pay no more than $10.00 for parking.

Nearby Hotels

Tampa offers a large variety of hotels, many of which are situationed near the events venue.
Here are a few you might be interested in!

Hampton Inn & Suites

0.4 miles from venue
3-star hotel
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Hilton Garden Inn

0.4 miles from venue
3-star hotel
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Le Méridien

1.2 miles from venue
4-star hotel
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The Westin

2.2 miles from venue
4-star hotel
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Our Sponsors

Companies like yours make conferences like ours possible!
If you're interested in helping to sponsor our event, we have a prospectus available here.

Please email for more information.

Purchase Tickets

Tickets include entry to the conference, complimentary boxed lunch, name badge with lanyard, exclusive conference t-shirt, stickers, and a program.
Additional swag may be provided by our sponsors.

Early Bird


Early Bird registration ends Friday, August 9th!

Don't miss your chance to get your tickets for 20% off.

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General Admission


Available starting Saturday, August 3rd!

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