August 21-23, 2019 in Pittsburgh, PA

Visiting Pittsburgh

Abstractions draws a national and international crowd of software professionals. Pittsburgh is a city full of activity and events for a diverse set of interests.

Getting here

Flying. You’ll want to fly into PIT and ensure that your Pittsburgh destination has an ‘h’ and is in Pennsylvania and not California.

Train. The Capitol Express is a common route between Chicago and Washington, D.C. on which Pittsburgh is a stop.

Things to do before and after the conference

We encourage Abstractions attendees to arrive in Pittsburgh ahead of the event and stick around for a few days after. We’ve put together a list of things to do before and after the conference to give you some ideas:

Before AbstractionsAfter Abstractions
  • PedalPGH - August 25 - Pennsylvania's largest bike ride
  • Improv Jam - August 29 - improv show

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