RailsConf 2009 Schedule Grid

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at RailsConf 2009 (schedule subject to change).

Customize Your Own Schedule

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

Ballroom A
Add Build an App, Start a Movement to your personal schedule
9:25am Build an App, Start a Movement Wynn Netherland (Squeejee), Jim Mulholland (Squeejee), Bradley Joyce (Squeejee)
Add And the Greatest of These Is ... Rack Support to your personal schedule
10:45am And the Greatest of These Is ... Rack Support Ben Scofield (Heroku)
Add Integrating SMS Messaging with your Rails Application to your personal schedule
11:45am Integrating SMS Messaging with your Rails Application Blythe Dunham (Spongecell)
Add R-House - Rails for Home Automation to your personal schedule
1:50pm R-House - Rails for Home Automation Fernand Galiana (LiquidRail LLC)
Ballroom B
Add Advanced Views with Erector to your personal schedule
9:25am Advanced Views with Erector Jeff Dean (Pivotal Labs)
Add When to Tell Your Kids About Client Caching to your personal schedule
10:45am When to Tell Your Kids About Client Caching Matthew Deiters (inc)
Add It's Not Always Sunny In the Clouds: Lessons Learned to your personal schedule
11:45am It's Not Always Sunny In the Clouds: Lessons Learned Mike Subelsky (OtherInbox)
Add Modeling Workflow in Ruby and Rails  to your personal schedule
1:50pm Modeling Workflow in Ruby and Rails David Bock (CodeSherpas)
Pavilion 2 - 3
Add Webrat: Rails Acceptance Testing Evolved to your personal schedule
9:25am Webrat: Rails Acceptance Testing Evolved Bryan Helmkamp (weplay)
Add Automated Code Quality Checking In Ruby And Rails to your personal schedule
11:45am Automated Code Quality Checking In Ruby And Rails Marty Andrews (Cogent Consulting Pty Ltd)
Add The Russian Doll Pattern: Mountable apps in Rails 3 to your personal schedule
1:50pm The Russian Doll Pattern: Mountable apps in Rails 3 Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc), Carl Lerche (Strobe, Inc)
Pavilion 9 - 10
Add HTTP's Best-Kept Secret: Caching to your personal schedule
9:25am HTTP's Best-Kept Secret: Caching Ryan Tomayko (GitHub)
Add Integrating Flex and Rails with RubyAMF to your personal schedule
10:45am Integrating Flex and Rails with RubyAMF Tony Hillerson (Tack Mobile)
Add Rails: A Year of Innovation to your personal schedule
11:45am Rails: A Year of Innovation Gregg Pollack (Envy Labs), Jason Seifer (Twistedmind Inc)
Add Orchestrating the Cloud to your personal schedule
1:50pm Orchestrating the Cloud Matt Wood (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)
Pavilion 4
Add Caboose Conf to your personal schedule
9:00am Caboose Conf
Add Rails Core Panel to your personal schedule
3:10pm Keynote
Room: Ballroom A-B
Rails Core Panel David Heinemeier Hansson (37signals), Jeremy Kemper (37signals), Michael Koziarski (Koziarski Software Limited), Rick Olson (GitHub), Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc), Joshua Peek (Consultant)
10:15am Morning Break
Room: Pavilion Foyer
8:30am Breakfast
Room: Barron Room
12:35pm Lunch
Room: Barron Room
9:25am-10:15am (50m) General
Build an App, Start a Movement
Wynn Netherland (Squeejee), Jim Mulholland (Squeejee), Bradley Joyce (Squeejee)
10:45am-11:35am (50m) General
And the Greatest of These Is ... Rack Support
Ben Scofield (Heroku)
11:45am-12:35pm (50m) General
Integrating SMS Messaging with your Rails Application
Blythe Dunham (Spongecell)
1:50pm-2:40pm (50m) General
R-House - Rails for Home Automation
Fernand Galiana (LiquidRail LLC)
9:25am-10:15am (50m) General
Advanced Views with Erector
Jeff Dean (Pivotal Labs)
10:45am-11:35am (50m) General
When to Tell Your Kids About Client Caching
Matthew Deiters (inc)
11:45am-12:35pm (50m) General
It's Not Always Sunny In the Clouds: Lessons Learned
Mike Subelsky (OtherInbox)
1:50pm-2:40pm (50m) General
Modeling Workflow in Ruby and Rails
David Bock (CodeSherpas)
9:25am-10:15am (50m) General
Webrat: Rails Acceptance Testing Evolved
Bryan Helmkamp (weplay)
10:45am-11:35am (50m) General
Building a Video Portal in Rails - Or How the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Started Streaming
Ed Laczynski (Zype), Nathaniel Bibler (Envy Labs)
11:45am-12:35pm (50m) General
Automated Code Quality Checking In Ruby And Rails
Marty Andrews (Cogent Consulting Pty Ltd)
1:50pm-2:40pm (50m) General
The Russian Doll Pattern: Mountable apps in Rails 3
Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc), Carl Lerche (Strobe, Inc)
9:25am-10:15am (50m) General
HTTP's Best-Kept Secret: Caching
Ryan Tomayko (GitHub)
10:45am-11:35am (50m) General
Integrating Flex and Rails with RubyAMF
Tony Hillerson (Tack Mobile)
11:45am-12:35pm (50m) General
Rails: A Year of Innovation
Gregg Pollack (Envy Labs), Jason Seifer (Twistedmind Inc)
1:50pm-2:40pm (50m) General
Orchestrating the Cloud
Matt Wood (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)
9:00am-4:30pm (7h 30m) Event
Caboose Conf
3:10pm-4:00pm (50m) Keynote
Rails Core Panel
David Heinemeier Hansson (37signals), Jeremy Kemper (37signals), Michael Koziarski (Koziarski Software Limited), Rick Olson (GitHub), Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc), Joshua Peek (Consultant)
10:15am-10:45am (30m)
Break: Morning Break
8:30am-9:25am (55m)
Break: Breakfast
12:35pm-1:50pm (1h 15m)
Break: Lunch
News and Coverage
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  • Engine Yard
  • Heroku
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Blue Box Group
  • New Relic

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