php|architect has officially announce their next conference - this year's php|tek - with the release of their new conference website.
The conference will be held in Chicago this year, moving from it's previous, more northern location. The conference starts on tuesday, May 15th with a day of in-depth tutorials and goes through the 18th full of talks and time for developers to enjoy being with other developers. Registration is already open for the even, and prices start at around $700 USD.
If you want to get involved in the conference and present at talk, you're in luck too. The Call for Papers is already open for your submissions. There's no specific tracks that the talks need to fit into. They go for the tagging-based approach to let conference-goers know what the contents of the talks are.