Offline HolyJS. Moscow

November 11–12 00:0000:00 (UTC+3)

Offline: Online, Red October, Start Hub, Bersenevskaya emb., 6, building 3

It’s offline, where you

  • Talk in person

    Chat with colleagues. Catch speakers to talk to or consult with experts.
  • Join various activities

    Participate in sessions, contests and quizzes. Complete quests or compete in games.
  • Hanging at the booths

    Meet new projects and companies. Network on career topics. Get merch.

Offline only, no recording

  1. November 11

    • No record

      Talk type: Partner’s game

      Hall 2

      Yandex Afterparty: What Archetype Are You?

      You can immerse yourself in the atmosphere of four different archetypes of teams: we will "code" bikes, design a bar and assemble installations. Next is the hardest part — making the choices and getting the merch! Of course, there will be a lounge zone, a bar with cocktails and a prize drawing in a lottery!

    • No record

      Talk type: Conversation

      Hall 3

      Open Mic

      Try yourself as a speaker and talk about everything you care about right at the conference. Give a blitz talk on any topic in any format. Each participant will have 10 minutes to share their stories.

      Register at the link to participate.

      Please note: only participants of the offline part of the conference can speak, and there will be no recording.

    • No record

      Talk type: Game

      Code in the Dark

      Code in the Dark is a markup competition — on HTML and CSS — where 4 participants simultaneously try to replicate the implementation of a design with only a mockup.

      During the round, you can't preview the results or use any measuring tools.

      The winner will be chosen by the audience. During the networking, we will have 4 rounds of 15 minutes each and a final round.

      Participation is free — just register in the networking zone at the venue.

At the venue, in general

  • Afterparty

    A party for participants, speakers, experts and hosts. The menu includes drinks and appetizers, informal networking and a great time spent.
  • Lunch and coffee breaks

    Buffet for all participants. Drinks and snacks of your choice in between.
  • Networking

    Meeting colleagues from different companies. Sharing ideas and contacts.
  • Mix of various formats

    Discussions and informal talks with speakers and participants. Round tables, BoF sessions and Lightning talks.

If you can’t participate offline or want to leave early, there is always an online broadcast of all the talks from the main program. Then there are video recordings available.


  • Where will the offline part of the conference be held?
    Offline part will be held on November 11–12 at the following address: Moscow, Red October, Start Hub, Bersenevskaya emb., 6, building 3, Online.
  • When will the program and time for the offline part of the conference be known?
    We begin publishing the program in batches on the conference website one month in advance.
  • What activities will be included on the offline part of the conference?

    There will be on the offline part:

    • talks;
    • roundtables;
    • BoF-sessions: meetings of interest without a scheduled schedule;
    • discussions with offline and online speakers who will come to the site;
    • Afterparty for participants at the end of the first offline day.
  • Will there be an online broadcast of the offline part of the conference?

    We will broadcast live most of the activities of the offline part: talks, roundtables, etc.

    Discussions and BoF-sessions will not be broadcast or recorded.

  • Offline was so long ago that I no longer remember what the procedure was for offline conferences.
    Don’t worry, before the conference we will send you a participant’s memo. It will contain all the necessary information.
  • Can I buy a ticket only for the offline part of the conference?
    To attend the offline part, you must purchase an  ticket. It entitles you to attend the offline part of the conference and lifetime access to the recordings of the online part.
  • How do I get into offline part if I have a  ticket?
    If you already have a ticket for the online part of the conference, you can upgrade it to . To do so, email our support team at
  • How do I get to the offline part if the company only paid for my  ticket?
    If the company that paid for your ticket is not willing to upgrade to , you can do it yourself at a discount. The discount is given for taking the survey after the online part of the conference ends.
  • Is there a limit to the number of tickets for the offline part?

    The number of tickets is limited to the capacity of the conference venue.

    So it is better to buy tickets in advance while they are available.

  • Are there any restrictions on going to an offline conference?

    There will be no COVID restrictions on site visits. You don’t need QR codes or PCR tests to enter the venue. For your safety a qualified medical worker is constantly on duty at the site.

    However, if you’re feeling unwell, it’s best to refrain from going offline. You will be able to participate in the offline part remotely or watch the performances in the recording.