Speakers

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Schedule

Note: the colors on the schedule match the colors on the conference map.

Friday, September 30, 2016 - Tutorial Day

Oakbrook

Odana

8:30 am - 9:00 amCheck-in (Main Lobby)
9:00 am - 10:30 am Getting Started with Magento 2 (Part 1)
Mathew Beane
Beyond Hello World: From Scripting to Software (Part 1)
Patrick Schwisow
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Getting Started with Magento 2 (Part 2)
Mathew Beane
Beyond Hello World: From Scripting to Software (Part 2)
Patrick Schwisow
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunch - provided (food served in the Twist Lobby, seating in Grand Canyon)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Create Your Own Local Development Environments With Vagrant (Part 1)
Joe Ferguson
Application Security Nuts to Bolts (Part 1)
Ilia Alshanetsky
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmAfternoon Break
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Create Your Own Local Development Environments With Vagrant (Part 2)
Joe Ferguson
Application Security Nuts to Bolts (Part 2)
Ilia Alshanetsky

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - Conference Day

Oakbrook

Odana

Grand Canyon

8:30 am - 9:00 amCheck-in (Main Lobby)
9:00 am - 9:50 am Using Encryption in PHP
Edward Barnard
Web Components: Lego Bricks of the Web
Pearl Latteier
Abraham Williams
Modern JavaScript for PHP Developers
Derek Binkley
10:10 am - 11:00 am Stepping Outside your Comfort Zone: Learning to Teach
Heather White
Failing Fast
Dave Buchanan
PHP Session and Password Security
Elliott Post
11:20 am - 12:10 pm Baby Steps -> Giant Leaps. (Xdebug for Beginners)
Sean Prunka
Gitting More Out of Git
Jordan Kasper
Stronger Than Fear: Crisis in the Developer Community
Edward Finkler
12:10 pm - 1:30 pmLunch -- provided (food served in the Twist Lobby, seating in Grand Canyon)
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm What's Your Skateboard?
Emily Stamey
Oh Crap, My Code is Slow
Chris Tankersley
A Look Behind Recent Website Security Breaches
Bill Condo
2:40 pm - 3:30 pm Property Based Testing: Let the Computer Make Tests for You
Peter Schuck
Love Your Team More With Retrospectives!
Vesna Kovach
Nom Nom: Consuming REST APIs
Tessa Mero
3:50 pm - 4:40 pm Salary Negotiation in Tech
Ashley Powell
Using Queues and Offline Processing
David Stockton
How PHP Got Its Semicolons
Samantha QuiƱones
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Extreme Team Building: Surviving an Ocean Crossing
Stephanie Evans
6:00 pm - 6:15 pmClosing Remarks
6:15 pm - 7:00 pmReception -- appetizers provided in Oakbrook