2022 Back to Virtual & FAQ!

This year will be the fifth annual Layer 8 Conference! Our first year was hosted at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island. In 2019, we moved to the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence. Then COVID hit and we transitioned to two years of a virtual conference. We are a community-based conference and the community prefers that we stay virtual, so we will! No travel required.


Q: Will there by a virtual option for this year?
A: Yes, the conference will be held remotely, probably over Zoom.

Q: Do you have information for sponsors?
A: Yes! You can find it on our Sponsorships page.

Q: Do you have a Code of Conduct published?
A: Yes, it is here: https://layer8conference.com/code-of-conduct/

Q: Who runs this conference?
A: The Layer 8 Conference was created by and is run by Patrick Laverty and Lea Snyder in 2018. The Layer 8 Conference is a registered non-profit 501c3 organization by the United States Internal Revenue Service.

Q: Do you have information for potential sponsors?
A: Yes! It is here: Partnership Info and you can also write to sponsors@layer8conference.com with questions or interest.

Q: If the conference is canceled, will I get my money back for a ticket I purchase?
A: Yes. If we cancel the conference, we will refund your ticket purchase.