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2016 Speakers and sessions announced

Speakers and sessions for both conferences have been announced. Registration opens soon; send an email to if you want us to email you when it’s ready.

Save $50: Register before September 1!

Simple, quick reminder: the Early-bird registration deadline is this Monday, August 31st. We would hate to see you lose out on the $50 discount.
If you still need to register, please head over to the registration Web site today:
Every registered attendee gets admission and white papers to all regular conference sessions. Don’t miss this chance [...]

A change of speakers … and next deadline approaches

We’re disappointed to share that Cathy Pountney won’t be speaking at Southwest Fox this year after all. (She’s fine, but needed to step out.) But we’re delighted that Tuvia Vinitsky has agreed to help fill the schedule. He’ll be covering two topics that should be of interest to both Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ attendees:
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The conferences are a go!

Rick, Doug and I met (via Skype) and made the decision to move forward with this year’s conferences. Registrations to date are almost identical to last year’s on the same date, giving us confidence that the conferences remain financially feasible.
We’re also happy to tell you that we’ve added Rick Borup to [...]

We’re on the FoxShow

We were interviewed by Andrew Ross MacNeill for his The FoxShow podcast. Click here to go right to this episode
And don’t forget to register for the conference by July 1 to get the Super-Saver discount of $125 plus one free pre-conference session!

2015 Registration is open!

We’ve opened registration for the 2015 conferences. Super-Saver Registration, which saves you $125, is available only through June 30th, so don’t wait.

How many speakers will we have at Southwest Fox 2015? It’s up to you.

We recently did one of the hardest tasks associated with running Southwest Fox–choosing speakers and topics from among the ones submitted. This year, it was harder than it has been in a long while. (We’ll post the results as soon as it’s all worked out.)
Based on last year’s attendance, we’ve decided to plan for two [...]

Save the dates: Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2015!

Save October 15-18, 2015 for Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2015!

Get a discount on Xbase++ and an early-bird discount

Alaska Software is offering special discounts on Xbase++ 2.0 for Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2014 attendees, as follows:

Xbase++ 2.0 is available and shipping September 30, 2014.
Prerequisite for this offer is registration to Southwest Xbase++ or Southwest Fox conference 2014.
Get a 30% discount for all new customers purchasing Foundation Edition 2.0 (regular [...]

Early-bird deadline approaches; So does Xbase++ 2.0

We have some very exciting news as we approach the Early-bird registration deadline this Sunday, August 31st.
Alaska plans to ship Xbase++ 2.0 in September, so this will be the first conference where developers can learn all about the newly released Xbase++ v2.0. In addition, Alaska has deep discounts to offer conference attendees whether you’re [...]