Why Exhibit/Sponsor?

What is API World?

API World 2020 (October 27–29, 2020) is the world’s largest vendor-neutral API conference and expo, at the center of the API Economy. API World is dedicated to the mission of facilitating connections, knowledge, trust and business opportunities within the API provider and consumer developer community.



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Multiple Event Participation Discounts Up to 30%

Opportunities in the API Economy…

With APIs now at the center of every great tech company – every developer, engineer and IT executive needs to take an API-centric approach to building web and mobile apps. IT decision makers need to understand their technology decisions as integration decisions.

Promote Your API and Microservices Technology to Key Influencers at the only API Conference and Expo in the US

At API World 2020, you will find an audience of 3000+ qualified and potential executives, engineers, developers and integration partners that come to the event to connect, learn, network, and build great apps with API providers.

  • Largest API Expo with 50+ Booths and 3,000+ attendees
  • Largest API Conference 200 Speakers
  • 1000+ Integration Partners
  • Multiple Tracks to Attract Execs, Engineers, Developers and API Consumers
  • Integrate and DataWeek Conferences
  • API Hackathon and Hiring Mixers
  • 15+ Partner Events

Industry Segments of API World Attendees

  • Finance
  • Payment Processing
  • B to C
  • B to B
  • Data Management
  • Entertainment
  • Media
  • Health/Medical
  • Retail
  • Advertising
  • Communication
  • Technology
  • Education/Training

Connect Directly with Developers – Contact Patrick Gallagher 617.512.6656 – [email protected] to build a custom exhibit or sponsor package or visit this page to request a complete sponsor package.

Who Attends API World?

API Providers
API World 2020 is more than just the preeminent venue for connecting to developers and buyers. You can connect to thousands of API consumers as well as hundreds of tech companies interested in forming integration partnerships.

API Users
API consumers have stopped going to generic business software conferences. Smart companies plug into technology products via APIs. These attendees learn about options across data-as-a-service, infrastructure-as-a-service, communication APIs, and dozens more.

Attendee Data Shows Key Titles at API World

41% Executive/VP/Director Level


42% Developers & Engineers


11% Product and Platform Managers


Size of Companies

38% Start-Ups/New to Market


34% Mid-Market


28% Enterprise


86% West Coast


79% California


Size of Companies

32 US States represented


31 Countries represented


Content to Attract Key Influencers

The 2020 API World Conference is created to attract the next generation API developer, consumer, technical manager and executive with:

  • Microservices Conference
  • API World Conference
  • API Design & Best Practices Track
  • Identity APIs and Security Track
  • Communication APIs Track
  • Integrate Conference: Enterprise API Integrations
  • GraphQL and Emerging Technologies Track
  • API Business & Strategy Track
  • Machine Learning APIs Track
  • DataWeek Conference: Big Data APIs
  • API Executive Track
  • Serverless & Distributed APIs Track
  • Internet of Things APIs Track

Sponsored Speaking Sessions Available – Contact Patrick Gallagher 617.512.6656 – [email protected] to build a custom exhibit or sponsor package or visit this page to request a complete sponsor package.

Two Million Marketing Impressions Drive Qualified Buyers to API World

API World uses a targeted and integrated marketing campaign to deliver the most qualified buyers to the event. The event will garner over two million total impressions, including powerful and compelling e-mail and web marketing, prominent advertising, and effective public relations and social media. Our marketing will deliver the API World message to your audience of potential buyers.

API World delivers national and international exposure through the combined marketing power of DevNetwork and its media partners.

“DevNetwork events are one of our top tech conferences and does a great job of bringing together strategic partners and API developers! This conference has the right balance of content sessions and networking opportunities. The attendees at DataWeek + API World continually provide innovative ideas that help shape our API strategies.” – Rolando Ramirez, Senior Marketing Manager at Dun & Bradstreet

Begin Building Your Sponsorship Package TODAY!

As a API World Sponsor and Exhibitor…

  • Connect with 3,000 qualified buyers
  • Speak directly to key influencers on the API World stages!
  • Exposure on the event website, a listing in the official API World Conference marketing campaign, company and product description in the onsite event program guide and mobile app
  • Access to a state-of-the-art press room, registered press list, media kit distribution and the API World virtual press newsroom
  • Receive extra conference and exhibit passes to distribute to staff,
    prospects and customers
  • Discounted conference passes and FREE EXPO Passes to distribute to prospects and customers

With a variety of sponsorship opportunities available, including speaking opportunities, branding and exhibit booths, we will work with you to build the right package for any budget.

Exhibit and Sponsorship Options

API World Conference and Event Level Sponsorships

  • Presenting
  • Partner
  • Official and Basic Sponsor
  • Main and Side Stage Speaking Opportunities
  • Keynote and Main Stage Sponsorships
  • Sponsorship of DevExec Conference
  • Sponsorship of Hackathon
  • Sponsorship of Hiring Mixer
  • DeveloperWeek Exhibit Booth Packages
  • Co-Located Partner Events
  • DeveloperWeek Marketing and Promotional Opportunities

Connect Directly with Developers – Contact Patrick Gallagher 617.512.6656 – [email protected] to build a custom exhibit or sponsor package or visit this page to request a complete sponsor package.