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RailsConf 2011 Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at RailsConf 2011 (schedule subject to change).

Customize Your Own Schedule

Create your own RailsConf 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.

Ballroom I
Add Building Rails Apps for the Rich Client to your personal schedule
10:45am Building Rails Apps for the Rich Client Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc)
Add Bridging The Gap - Using JavaScript In Rails To Write DRY Rich Client Applications to your personal schedule
11:45am Bridging The Gap - Using JavaScript In Rails To Write DRY Rich Client Applications Thorben Schröder (kopfmaschine), Andreas Haller (kopfmaschine)
Ballroom II
Add Securing Your Rails App to your personal schedule
10:45am Securing Your Rails App Jim Weirich (Neo Innovation), Matt Yoho (EdgeCase)
Add TMTOWTDI: Making Those Tough Toolkit Choices to your personal schedule
11:45am TMTOWTDI: Making Those Tough Toolkit Choices David A. Black (Arcturo), Jeremy McAnally (Arcturo)
Add Cutting your own RubyGems to your personal schedule
1:50pm Cutting your own RubyGems Nick Quaranto (thoughtbot, inc.)
Ballroom III
Add # Why RailsInstaller? Didn't Rails Win Already? to your personal schedule
10:45am # Why RailsInstaller? Didn't Rails Win Already? Dr. Nic Williams (Stark & Wayne)
Ballroom IV
Add Traveling Light: Porting Your Rails App to Run with JRuby to your personal schedule
10:45am Traveling Light: Porting Your Rails App to Run with JRuby Nick Sieger (Engine Yard, Inc.)
Add My Name is Trinidad to your personal schedule
11:45am My Name is Trinidad David Calavera (Docker)
Add Japan On Rails to your personal schedule
1:50pm Japan On Rails Akira Matsuda (Freelance)
Room 345
Add Rails on HBase to your personal schedule
11:45am Rails on HBase Tony Hillerson (Tack Mobile), Zachary Pinter (EffectiveUI)
Add Enough Design to be Dangerous to your personal schedule
1:50pm Enough Design to be Dangerous Jonathan Julian (410Labs)
Room 347
Add BohConf - Thursday to your personal schedule
9:00am Event
BohConf - Thursday
Add Welcome & Announcements to your personal schedule
9:00am Plenary
Room: Ballroom I - II
Welcome & Announcements
Add The LivingSocial Story to your personal schedule
9:15am Plenary
Room: Ballroom I - II
The LivingSocial Story Aaron Batalion (LivingSocial)
Add Corey Haines to your personal schedule
9:30am Plenary
Room: Ballroom I - II
Corey Haines Corey Haines (Corey Haines)
Add Dan Melton to your personal schedule
9:50am Plenary
Room: Ballroom I - II
Dan Melton Dan Melton (Code for America)
Add Craft, Engineering, and the Essence of Programming to your personal schedule
3:10pm Closing Keynotes
Room: Ballroom I - II
Craft, Engineering, and the Essence of Programming Glenn Vanderburg (LivingSocial)
Add Chad Dickerson to your personal schedule
3:35pm Closing Keynotes
Room: Ballroom I - II
Chad Dickerson Chad Dickerson (Etsy)
8:00am Continental Breakfast
Room: Ballroom Foyer
10:15am Morning Break
Room: Ballroom Foyer
12:40pm Lunch
Room: Ballroom Foyer
2:45pm Afternoon Break
Room: Ballroom Foyer
10:45am-11:40am (55m) General
Building Rails Apps for the Rich Client
Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc)
11:45am-12:40pm (55m) General
Bridging The Gap - Using JavaScript In Rails To Write DRY Rich Client Applications
Thorben Schröder (kopfmaschine), Andreas Haller (kopfmaschine)
1:50pm-2:45pm (55m) General
Building Pageless Apps with Rails and Backbone js
Matt Kelly (ZURB)
10:45am-11:40am (55m) General
Securing Your Rails App
Jim Weirich (Neo Innovation), Matt Yoho (EdgeCase)
11:45am-12:40pm (55m) General
TMTOWTDI: Making Those Tough Toolkit Choices
David A. Black (Arcturo), Jeremy McAnally (Arcturo)
1:50pm-2:45pm (55m) General
Cutting your own RubyGems
Nick Quaranto (thoughtbot, inc.)
10:45am-11:40am (55m) General
# Why RailsInstaller? Didn't Rails Win Already?
Dr. Nic Williams (Stark & Wayne)
11:45am-12:40pm (55m) General
Infiltrating Ruby onto the Enterprise Death Star using Guerilla tactics
Luis Lavena (AREA 17)
1:50pm-2:45pm (55m) General
You got Enterprise In My Rails. You Got Rails In My Enterprise. (And I Like It.)
Ian McFarland (Pivotal Labs, Inc.)
10:45am-11:40am (55m) General
Traveling Light: Porting Your Rails App to Run with JRuby
Nick Sieger (Engine Yard, Inc.)
11:45am-12:40pm (55m) General
My Name is Trinidad
David Calavera (Docker)
1:50pm-2:45pm (55m) General
Japan On Rails
Akira Matsuda (Freelance)
10:45am-11:40am (55m) General
Indexing Thousands of Writes per Second with Redis
Paul Dix (InfluxDB)
11:45am-12:40pm (55m) General
Rails on HBase
Tony Hillerson (Tack Mobile), Zachary Pinter (EffectiveUI)
1:50pm-2:45pm (55m) General
Enough Design to be Dangerous
Jonathan Julian (410Labs)
9:00am-5:00pm (8h) Event
BohConf - Thursday
9:00am-9:15am (15m) Keynote
Welcome & Announcements
9:15am-9:30am (15m) Keynote
The LivingSocial Story
Aaron Batalion (LivingSocial)
9:30am-9:50am (20m) Keynote
Corey Haines
Corey Haines (Corey Haines)
9:50am-10:15am (25m) Keynote
Dan Melton
Dan Melton (Code for America)
3:10pm-3:35pm (25m) Keynote
Craft, Engineering, and the Essence of Programming
Glenn Vanderburg (LivingSocial)
3:35pm-4:00pm (25m) Keynote
Chad Dickerson
Chad Dickerson (Etsy)
8:00am-9:00am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast
10:15am-10:45am (30m)
Break: Morning Break
12:40pm-1:50pm (1h 10m)
Break: Lunch
2:45pm-3:10pm (25m)
Break: Afternoon Break