Wednesday, October 19

Talk Schedule for Wednesday, October 19th

 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: Plone Futures

Eric Steele

Eric will talk about the latest Plone developments - like the Rest API and the new approach to tiled layouts - that will make it even easier to support digital experiences.

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

Plone Server

Ramon Navarro Bosch

An experimental new approach to Plone's backend was developed at the Barcelona sprint this summer.

Intermediate Integrator Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Tao of CSS

Rob Porter

Lots of cool things can be done with CSS these days.

Intermediate Integrator Designer Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

TTW Theming

Chrissy Wainwright

A demo of Plone's through the web theming tool.

Beginner Integrator Designer User

TTW Content Types

Fulvio Casali

A demo of Plone's through the web content type development tool.

Beginner Integrator Designer User

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

REST API

Timo Stollenwerk

Timo will describe the exciting work done at the Barcelona sprint on plone.restapi.

Intermediate Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Reporting Databases

Lennart Regebro

What to do when you can't create a typical database report.

Intermediate Integrator Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Accessibility

Paul Roeland

What accessibility means and why it is vital to your whole process, from design to devops to content creation and curation.

Beginner Integrator Designer 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

A JavaScript Plone Client

Ramon Navarro Bosch, Eric Bréhault

Ramon and Eric will give us the scoop on the new Plone Angular app.

Beginner Integrator Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

A Pinch of Indirection

Sean Upton

And don't cut yourself chopping onions - practical tips for using component architectures.

Expert Integrator Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

TTW Tiled Layouts with Mosaic

David Bain

A demo of Plone's through the web layout tool.

Beginner Integrator Designer User

Managing Multilingual Content

Peter Holzer

A demo of plone.app.multilingual.

Beginner Integrator User

12:40-14:00 – Lunch

 

14:00-14:40 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

Fixing Plone 5, the Framework

Johannes Raggam, Jens Klein

A story of early adoption

Expert Integrator Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

PyCharm

Paul Everitt

A demo of the PyCharm integrated development environment for Python.

Beginner Developer

PDB Like a Pro

Philip Bauer

How to become a better programmer through debug-driven development.

Beginner Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Non-Plone Development with Plone

Eric Bréhault

Being able to develop custom features on top of Plone without knowing Plone internals is critical for Plone's future, and it is now possible.

Beginner Integrator Designer User Developer

TTW Customization with Rapido

Eric Bréhault

A demo of Plone's through the web customization tool.

Beginner Integrator User Developer

14:40-14:50 –

 

14:50-15:30 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

From Zero to Plone: Towards Faster Developer Onboarding

David Bain

The heart of this talk is about making it easier for new developers to get started with Plone.

Intermediate Integrator Designer Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Plone API

Gil Forcada Codinachs

Gil will give us an overview of the API and the process used to build it.

Beginner Integrator Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Creating Collections

Franco Pellegrini

A demo of Plone's through the web tool for creating dynamic collections of content.

Beginner Integrator User

Getting Things Done with Content Rules

Cris Ewing

A demo of Plone's through the web tool for making things happen based on content actions.

Beginner Integrator User Developer

15:30-15:50 – Break

 

15:50-16:50 – Talks and Demos

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

The ZODB

Jim Fulton

Jim, the father of Zope, will talk about recent improvements and what lies ahead.

Intermediate Developer

Sampson/Paul Room

Gold in Rio

Héctor Velarde

Plone and the Brazilian Olympics.

Beginner Integrator User

The Future of Plone: Thoughts from a Marketing Perspective

Johanna Lenhard

Johanna will walk us through some marketing insights and present ideas about how to push Plone brand awareness.

Beginner Integrator Designer Developer

Adams/Attucks Room

Dogs and Cats Living Together... Mass Hysteria!

Adam Gesuero, Kevin Brooks

How designers and developers can get along.

Beginner Integrator Designer User Developer

 

16:50-17:50 – Lightning Talks

 

Microsoft New England Research and Development Center, One Memorial Drive

Mann Room

 

 

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