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Twilio Announces Dates for Third Annual TwilioCon, Opens Ticket Sales and Call for Speakers

- Call for Speakers now open at http://bit.ly/TwilioConCfS

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Twilio announced today that they will host their third annual cloud communications conference, TwilioCon 2013, scheduled for September 17 - 19th at the Design Concourse in San Francisco. In addition, the San Francisco-based company announced their Call for Speakers (to be submitted at http://bit.ly/TwilioConCfS before May 15th, 2013) and the commencement of ticket sales at http://www.twilio.com/conference. with Super Early Bird prices good until June 1, 2013.

TwilioCon brings together developers, entrepreneurs, business/technical decision makers, and integrators/ISVs, that are building the future of communications. A range of key topics will be covered including: integrating voice and messaging into your web-based business; migrating telecommunications infrastructure from the closet to the cloud; using cloud platforms to build contact centers, deliver security solutions and create engaging marketing programs; and key considerations in building your development stack. In addition, there will be a range of in-depth and detailed hands-on technical workshops, a hacker olympics, where developers can showcase their skills, and an expo floor for Twilio-powered companies and partners.

Twilio's community has grown to more than 175,000 users -- more than triple the size of the Twilio community during the first TwilioCon held in 2011. With the addition of international services, exciting new capabilities like WebRTC, and a broad range of ecosystem partnerships, this year's conference will bring forth a diverse set of new use cases and success stories.

In the coming weeks, Twilio will begin announcing speakers and other details about the TwilioCon agenda at http://www.twilio.com/conference. Those interested in speaking, sponsoring, exhibiting, or launching their Twilio-powered products/companies at TwilioCon should contact [email protected].

About Twilio
Twilio (www.twilio.com), the cloud communications company, is reinventing telecom by merging the worlds of cloud computing, web services and telecommunications. Twilio provides a telephony infrastructure web service in the cloud, allowing web developers to integrate phone calls, text messages and IP voice communications into their web, mobile and traditional phone applications. The company is privately held and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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