For Agile on the Beach 2018 we will have 3 evening social gatherings alongside the 2 days of conference sessions.

All delegates are welcome to our pre-conference Pasty and Quiz night, and our Thursday evening beach party on Gyllyngvase Beach.

Tickets for the Retrospective on Friday evening will be sold separately

If you would like to sponsor one of our social evenings please contact Claire at

PRE-CONFERENCE GATHERING – Wednesday 11th July 6-10pm

Pasty and Quiz Night Sponsored by headforwards

If you are arriving on the Wednesday please join us at our headforwards pre conference pasty and quiz night. A great chance to meet the team, speakers and other delegates and enjoy a proper cornish pasty supper and drink.  headforwards, local Software Development Company will be hosting our gathering with a quiz, pasty supper, and a taste of their new ‘devhops’ locally brewed beer! This years pre conference gathering will be held at The AMATA Performance Centre on Campus. Entry to the pre conference gathering for all speakers, sponsors and delegates is free if attending the Agile on the Beach conference.

BEACH PARTY – Thursday 12th July, 7-11pm

The Agile on the Beach Party is held on Gyllyngvase Beach, Cliff Road, Falmouth TR11 4PA.

The party will be hosted in a fabulous stretch marquee pitched on the beach with music, food served on arrival and a cash bar.  Entry is included to the Beach party for all speakers, sponsors and delegates attending the Agile on the Beach conference. Additional tickets are available to purchase on request but are limited.  Buses will be provided from campus to the beach from the main campus bus stop, buses will shuttle back and forth between 6-7pm and 9-11pm.


RETROSPECTIVE BOAT TRIP  Friday 14th July, 7-9pm

Tickets for our Retrospective Boat Trip on the Friday evening are additional.  You can purchase your ticket when booking your conference tickets, or add it on later.  Please note places are limited on the boat, although we do have a bigger boat this year for 120 passengers!

The boat will depart from the Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth at 7pm sharp.  Drinks and a Buffet will be served onboard and a cash bar will be available too.  The boat trip route will depend on sea conditions, last year we headed down the coast to the Helford estuary and up the river before heading back to Falmouth Harbour.  Please do wear a coat and extra layer, the boat will return to the Prince of Wales Pier at 9pm.  Bus transport will be provided from campus to the pier and back, timing to be confirmed.