OSCON 2010 Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at OSCON 2010 (schedule subject to change).

Customize Your Own Schedule

Create your own OSCON schedule using the personal scheduler function. Mark the tutorials, sessions, keynotes, and events you want to attend by clicking on the calendar icon [calendar icon] next to each listing. Then click on "personal schedule" below and get your own customized schedule generated.

Portland 251
Add GWT 2.0 to your personal schedule
10:00am GWT 2.0 Sean Sullivan (-)
Add The Social Enterprise Service Bus to your personal schedule
11:00am The Social Enterprise Service Bus Josh Long (SpringSource, a division of VMware)
Add Building Next Generation Web Applications with the Spring 3.0 Web Stack to your personal schedule
11:50am Building Next Generation Web Applications with the Spring 3.0 Web Stack Jeremy Grelle (SpringSource, a division of VMware)
Portland 252
Add How to Run an Art School on Open Source to your personal schedule
10:00am How to Run an Art School on Open Source Florian Cramer (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy), Michael Murtaugh (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy), Aymeric Mansoux (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy)
Add Ending Poverty With Software: Using Globally Distributed Teams to Tackle Difficult Problems to your personal schedule
11:00am Ending Poverty With Software: Using Globally Distributed Teams to Tackle Difficult Problems Adam Feuer (Grameen Foundation), Adam Monsen (Grameen Foundation USA), Van Mittal-Henkle (Grameen Foundation)
Add Repent!!! For the End of the Unix Epoch is Nigh!!! to your personal schedule
11:50am Repent!!! For the End of the Unix Epoch is Nigh!!! Michael Schwern (eval Empire)
Portland 255
Add Scribe - Moving Data at Massive Scale to your personal schedule
11:00am Scribe - Moving Data at Massive Scale Robert Johnson (Facebook)
Add Being a Catalyst in Communities - The Science Behind the Open Source Way to your personal schedule
11:50am Being a Catalyst in Communities - The Science Behind the Open Source Way Karsten Wade (Red Hat/Fedora Project)
Portland 256
Add I'll Do It Later — Lazy and Non-Blocking API Design to your personal schedule
10:00am I'll Do It Later — Lazy and Non-Blocking API Design Eric Wilhelm (Cisco, Inc.)
Add Rakudo Star - A Usable Perl 6 Release to your personal schedule
11:00am Rakudo Star - A Usable Perl 6 Release Patrick Michaud (pmichaud.com)
Add Top 10 Perl Performance Tips to your personal schedule
11:50am Top 10 Perl Performance Tips Perrin Harkins (We Also Walk Dogs)
D133
Add Hardware Hacking 101 to your personal schedule
10:00am Hardware Hacking 101 Federico Lucifredi (Red Hat)
Add Software Control of Home Automation Systems to your personal schedule
11:00am Software Control of Home Automation Systems Bruce Momjian (EnterpriseDB), Matthew Momjian (Student)
Add Open Source Data Visualization on Open Source Hardware to your personal schedule
11:50am Open Source Data Visualization on Open Source Hardware Kevin Hoyt (Adobe Systems, Inc.)
D136
Add Upgrading to Ubuntu Server Edition 10.04LTS to your personal schedule
10:00am Upgrading to Ubuntu Server Edition 10.04LTS Nick Barcet (Canonical UK Ltd)
Add Open Source E-Publishing Tools to your personal schedule
11:00am Open Source E-Publishing Tools Kevin Shockey (Puerto Rico Python Interest Group)
Add Server Sky - Data Centers in Orbit to your personal schedule
11:50am Server Sky - Data Centers in Orbit Keith Lofstrom (SiidTech)
D135
Add Reconnoiter: Monitoring and Trend Analysis to your personal schedule
10:00am Reconnoiter: Monitoring and Trend Analysis Theo Schlossnagle (OmniTI/Circonus)
Add Gimli - Server Process Monitoring and Fault Analysis to your personal schedule
11:00am Gimli - Server Process Monitoring and Fault Analysis Wez Furlong (Message Systems, Inc.)
Add DNSSEC Exposed - Deploying DNSSEC in Real Life to your personal schedule
11:50am DNSSEC Exposed - Deploying DNSSEC in Real Life Alan Clegg (Internet Systems Consortium)
E145/E146
Add Practical Concurrency to your personal schedule
10:00am Practical Concurrency Tim Bray (Google, Inc.)
Add Tricking out your Memcached Setup to your personal schedule
11:50am Tricking out your Memcached Setup Brian Aker (HP)
D137
Add Decade One: What We Have Learned with OpenOffice.org to your personal schedule
10:00am Decade One: What We Have Learned with OpenOffice.org Louis Suarez-Potts (Oracle / OpenOffice.org)
Add Unit Tests Aren't Enough! to your personal schedule
11:00am Unit Tests Aren't Enough! Trotter Cashion (Mashion, LLC)
Add Testing from Unit to Functional, Integration to Acceptance to your personal schedule
11:50am Testing from Unit to Functional, Integration to Acceptance Rabble Evan Henshaw-Plath (cuboxsa.com), gabriela rodriguez (PyLadies)
D138
Add Open Source and the Federated Social Web to your personal schedule
10:00am Open Source and the Federated Social Web Evan Prodromou (Fuzzy.io)
Add Open Identity for Open Government to your personal schedule
11:00am Open Identity for Open Government Don Thibeau (OpenID Foundation)
Add Make Open Easy to your personal schedule
11:50am Make Open Easy Dan Bentley (Google)
D139/140
Add NPR: APIs, Mobile and Open Source to your personal schedule
10:00am NPR: APIs, Mobile and Open Source Daniel Jacobson (Netflix), Jeremy Pennycook (NPR)
Add Instant Mobile Communities to your personal schedule
11:00am Instant Mobile Communities Paul Scott (DSTV Online)
Add Using SMS in the Developing World to your personal schedule
11:50am Using SMS in the Developing World Andy McKay (Mozilla)
F151
Add Free Software on Medical Devices: Unchain My Heart to your personal schedule
10:00am Free Software on Medical Devices: Unchain My Heart Karen Sandler (GNOME Foundation)
Add Programming Healthcare Silos to your personal schedule
11:00am Programming Healthcare Silos Vaibhav Bhandari (Optum, United Health Group)
Add Data Mining in the EMR Gold Rush to your personal schedule
11:50am Data Mining in the EMR Gold Rush David Uhlman (clearhealth inc.)
10:40am Coffee
Room: Portland Ballroom Foyer
Add Closing Reception  to your personal schedule
1:30pm Closing Reception
Room: Portland Ballroom Foyer
Closing Reception
Add Your Work in Open Source, 3 years of Incremental Change to your personal schedule
9:00am Plenary
Room: Portland Ballroom
Your Work in Open Source, 3 years of Incremental Change Chris DiBona (Google, Inc.)
Add Mayor Sam Adams to your personal schedule
9:10am Plenary
Room: Portland Ballroom
Mayor Sam Adams Sam Adams (City of Portland, Oregon)
Add Situation Normal, Everything Must Change to your personal schedule
9:20am Plenary
Room: Portland Ballroom
Situation Normal, Everything Must Change Simon Wardley (Leading Edge Forum (CSC))
Add The World's Worst Inventions to your personal schedule
12:40pm Closing Keynote
Room: Portland Ballroom
The World's Worst Inventions Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
Add OSCON Town Hall to your personal schedule
1:10pm Plenary
Room: Portland Ballroom
OSCON Town Hall Allison Randal (Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Open Source Initiative), Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science)
Add Best of Portland Walking Tour to your personal schedule
2:00pm Walking Tour - to meet in MLK Lobby of the OCC
Room: Offsite Event
Best of Portland Walking Tour
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Java
GWT 2.0
Sean Sullivan (-)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Java
The Social Enterprise Service Bus
Josh Long (SpringSource, a division of VMware)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Java
Building Next Generation Web Applications with the Spring 3.0 Web Stack
Jeremy Grelle (SpringSource, a division of VMware)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Education
How to Run an Art School on Open Source
Florian Cramer (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy), Michael Murtaugh (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy), Aymeric Mansoux (Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Ending Poverty With Software: Using Globally Distributed Teams to Tackle Difficult Problems
Adam Feuer (Grameen Foundation), Adam Monsen (Grameen Foundation USA), Van Mittal-Henkle (Grameen Foundation)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Tools & Techniques
Repent!!! For the End of the Unix Epoch is Nigh!!!
Michael Schwern (eval Empire)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Community
Marketing your Open Source Project on a Shoestring Budget
Joshua Marinacci (PubNub)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Scribe - Moving Data at Massive Scale
Robert Johnson (Facebook)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Community
Being a Catalyst in Communities - The Science Behind the Open Source Way
Karsten Wade (Red Hat/Fedora Project)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Perl
I'll Do It Later — Lazy and Non-Blocking API Design
Eric Wilhelm (Cisco, Inc.)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Perl
Rakudo Star - A Usable Perl 6 Release
Patrick Michaud (pmichaud.com)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Perl
Top 10 Perl Performance Tips
Perrin Harkins (We Also Walk Dogs)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Hardware
Hardware Hacking 101
Federico Lucifredi (Red Hat)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Hardware
Software Control of Home Automation Systems
Bruce Momjian (EnterpriseDB), Matthew Momjian (Student)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Hardware
Open Source Data Visualization on Open Source Hardware
Kevin Hoyt (Adobe Systems, Inc.)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Operating Systems, Tools & Techniques
Upgrading to Ubuntu Server Edition 10.04LTS
Nick Barcet (Canonical UK Ltd)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Open Source E-Publishing Tools
Kevin Shockey (Puerto Rico Python Interest Group)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Tools & Techniques
Server Sky - Data Centers in Orbit
Keith Lofstrom (SiidTech)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Operations
Reconnoiter: Monitoring and Trend Analysis
Theo Schlossnagle (OmniTI/Circonus)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Operations
Gimli - Server Process Monitoring and Fault Analysis
Wez Furlong (Message Systems, Inc.)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Operations
DNSSEC Exposed - Deploying DNSSEC in Real Life
Alan Clegg (Internet Systems Consortium)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Practical Concurrency
Tim Bray (Google, Inc.)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Cloud Computing
Hybrid Storage: Local Data, Remote Cloud
. Aahz (Egnyte)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Cloud Computing
Tricking out your Memcached Setup
Brian Aker (HP)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Business
Decade One: What We Have Learned with OpenOffice.org
Louis Suarez-Potts (Oracle / OpenOffice.org)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Unit Tests Aren't Enough!
Trotter Cashion (Mashion, LLC)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Tools & Techniques
Testing from Unit to Functional, Integration to Acceptance
Rabble Evan Henshaw-Plath (cuboxsa.com), gabriela rodriguez (PyLadies)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Tools & Techniques
Open Source and the Federated Social Web
Evan Prodromou (Fuzzy.io)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Government
Open Identity for Open Government
Don Thibeau (OpenID Foundation)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Tools & Techniques
Make Open Easy
Dan Bentley (Google)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Mobile
NPR: APIs, Mobile and Open Source
Daniel Jacobson (Netflix), Jeremy Pennycook (NPR)
11:00am-11:40am (40m) Mobile
Instant Mobile Communities
Paul Scott (DSTV Online)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Mobile
Using SMS in the Developing World
Andy McKay (Mozilla)
10:00am-10:40am (40m) Health
Free Software on Medical Devices: Unchain My Heart
Karen Sandler (GNOME Foundation)
11:00am-11:20am (20m) Health
Programming Healthcare Silos
Vaibhav Bhandari (Optum, United Health Group)
11:20am-11:40am (20m) Health
Advancing Interoperability, Patient Safety, and Efficiency with the Microsoft Connected Health Platform Open Toolkits
Teddy Bachour (Microsoft)
11:50am-12:30pm (40m) Health
Data Mining in the EMR Gold Rush
David Uhlman (clearhealth inc.)
10:40am-11:00am (20m)
Break: Coffee
1:30pm-2:00pm (30m) Event
Closing Reception
9:00am-9:10am (10m) Keynote
Your Work in Open Source, 3 years of Incremental Change
Chris DiBona (Google, Inc.)
9:10am-9:20am (10m) Keynote
Mayor Sam Adams
Sam Adams (City of Portland, Oregon)
9:20am-9:50am (30m) Keynote
Situation Normal, Everything Must Change
Simon Wardley (Leading Edge Forum (CSC))
12:40pm-1:10pm (30m) Keynote
The World's Worst Inventions
Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
1:10pm-1:30pm (20m)
OSCON Town Hall
Allison Randal (Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Open Source Initiative), Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science)
2:00pm-4:30pm (2h 30m) Event
Best of Portland Walking Tour
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Facebook
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • (mt) Media Temple, Inc.
  • ActiveState
  • CommonPlaces
  • DB Relay
  • FireHost
  • GoDaddy
  • HP
  • HTSQL by Prometheus Research
  • Impetus Technologies Inc.
  • Infobright, Inc
  • JasperSoft
  • Kaltura
  • Marvell
  • Mashery
  • NorthScale, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • OpSource
  • Oracle
  • Parallels
  • PayPal
  • Percona
  • Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.
  • Rhomobile
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • SourceGear
  • Symbian
  • VoltDB
  • WSO2
  • Linux Pro Magazine

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