Friday, October 21

Talk Schedule for Friday, October 21, 2016

 Find the talks you most wish to see.  You can click on a talk to see more detail about it.

8:00-9:00 am – Registration

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Everybody step right up! It's time to register for the conference, get your badge and your bag, and meet friends both old and new.  Coffee will be served. You will need to show identification on the ground floor to gain entrance to the NERD center. As 9:00 am approaches, you'll travel to the MIT campus for the next event.

 

 

9:00-10:00 am – Keynote Address

 

Bartos Theater, MIT Media Lab

Keynote: Python Web Technologies

Brandon Rhodes

Brandon, who has been using Python since 1997 or 1998 (the exact year has been lost to history), will share his perspective on the past, present, and future of Python for the Web.

Beginner Integrator User Developer

10:00-10:20 – relocate to Microsoft NERD Center

 

10:20-11:00 am – Talks and Demonstrations

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Flexible Data Access with Graph APIs

Laurence Rowe

With the digital experience spanning multiple platforms, we need data access APIs that support a variety of user interfaces built in different technologies.

Intermediate Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Integrating SQL Data into your Plone Site

Eric Steele

How to make external data act like Plone content.

Expert Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Web Development with Vim

Johannes Raggam

About a modern Vim setup

Intermediate Developer

Faceted Navigation in Plone 5

Alin Voinea

Upgrading and developing for eea.facetednavigation.

Expert Integrator Developer

11:00-11:10 – Hallway Track

 

Move between rooms, grab a bite.  Talk amongst yourselves!

11:10-11:50 – Talks

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Websauna

Mikko Ohtamaa

A high level Python web framework that even military police can't break.

Intermediate Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Filter Bubbles

Guido Stevens

Guido riffs on the links between knowledge management theory, agile methodologies, the cold war, and more.

Beginner Integrator Designer User Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Plone Security in Context

Alexander Loechel

Plone is one of the most reliable content management systems and it has a very impressive security track record compared to other relevant commercial and open source CMSes.

Beginner Integrator User Developer

11:50-12:00 – 

 

12:00-12:40 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Building a Castle

Nathan Van Gheem

An opinionated distribution of Plone.

Intermediate Integrator Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Making Workflows Work for You

Stephan Richter

Stephan will describe the Zope-based workflow technologies he is currently working on.

Intermediate Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Collective.easyform Improvements

Prakhar Joshi

A 2016 Google Summer of Code project.

Intermediate Developer

Managing Video and VR Content with Plone

Manabu Terada

Manabu will introduce two open source Plone add-ons that he and his colleagues have created.

Intermediate Integrator Developer

12:40-14:00 – Lunch

 

14:00-14:40 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Digital Marketing Platforms

Ken Wasetis

Ken will explain how Plone enables and fits into a digital marketing platform.

Beginner Integrator User

Sampson/Paul Room

An Illustrated Guide to Microservices

Phil Lombardi

The benefits and a how-to.

Expert Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Transforming for the Future: A Swiss University Success Story

Tom Gross

Tom will outline the development process, the tools used, and show some of the Plone code that made the relaunch of this site a success.

Intermediate Integrator Designer Developer

Using Intranets to Manage Location Experience

Armin Stroß-Radschinski

Multi-device experience is crucial when you visit a venue for an event or a business meeting.

Intermediate Integrator Designer

14:40-14:50 –

 

14:50-15:30 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

We, Plone

Eric Bréhault

Psychoanalysis of a community. Psychology of developers. What motivates "us", the Plone community?

Beginner Integrator Designer User Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Designing for a Strange CMS

Doug Pfeffer

When designing the new KCRW website, the design firm had to hand off the complex design to be integrated into a CMS (Plone) they knew nothing about.

Beginner Integrator Designer User Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Plone Foundation Annual General Meeting 

Open to Plone Foundation members. Agenda to be published. 

See Maurits van Rees' notes

15:30-15:50 – Break

 

15:50-16:50 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

(room reconfiguration) 

Lightning Talks

Lightning talks are quick off the cuff presentations that last up to FIVE MINUTES. Use them to rant, praise, muse, show off something you've done or something you think we need to know about! You will have a microphone, projector, and video projector.

See Maurits van Rees' notes

Sampson/Paul Room

(room reconfiguration)

Lightning Talks

 

Adams/Attucks Room

Birds of a Feather

Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions are open sessions where like-minded people gather to discuss interests they have in common (similar to the "open space" concept).

 

16:50-17:50 – Closing Remarks

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Sampson/Paul Room

 

Closing Remarks and Sprint Planning

Closing Remarks and Sprint Planning