The Web Platform
March 7–8, 2016: Training
March 8–10, 2016: Conference
San Francisco, CA

Office Hours conference sessions

Office Hours gives you a chance to meet face-to-face in a small group setting with expert Fluent presenters. Discuss the speaker’s area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions.

Sign-up now by adding it to your personal schedule. Seating is limited.

Office Hours will take place in the Golden Gate Hall (Lunch).

    Wednesday, March 9

    12:30pm–1:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table A)
    Jen Kramer (Harvard University Extension School)
    Drop by the booth and talk with Jen and Heather about planning successful websites and apps, personas, user testing, KJ analysis, wireframing, political issues dealing with your client or employer, how to get your suggestions heard, or any other questions or comments that may have emerged from Jen and Heather's session, Planning Successful Products. Read more.
    12:30pm–1:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table B)
    Brian Rinaldi (Progress)
    Come talk with Brian about the pros and cons of static site generators, building static sites with JavaScript, popular (non-JavaScript) static site generators like Jekyll, Hugo, and Middleman, or any other questions or comments that may have emerged from Brian's session, Static Sites for JavaScript Developers. Read more.
    12:30pm–1:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table C)
    Tony Parisi (Wevr)
    Come talk with Tony about any questions or comments that may have emerged from his session, WebGL: The Next Generation. Read more.
    12:30pm–1:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table D)
    Yao Morin (Intuit)
    Come talk with Yao about data science, product personalization, real-time assembled and scalable frontend modules and backend services, or any questions or comments that may have emerged from Yao's session, It’s All About Me: From Big Data Models to Personalized Experience. Read more.

    Thursday, March 10

    12:30pm–1:00pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table A)
    Rachel Andrew (Edgeofmyseat.com)
    Come talk with Rachel about modern CSS layout, coping with older browsers when doing CSS layout, or any other questions or comments that may have emerged from Rachel's sessions. Read more.
    12:30pm–1:00pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table B)
    Kyle Simpson (Getify)
    Come talk with Kyle about what it's like speaking at a conference for the first time, what it's like being a frequent speaker, how to maintain balance and sanity while on the road for conferences, or any other questions or comments that may have emerged from Kyle's sessions. Read more.
    12:30pm–1:00pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
    Golden Gate Room ABC (Table C)
    Brian Belhumeur (craigslist)
    Come talk with Brian about progressive enhancement, testing, diversity in tech, or any other questions or comments that may have emerged from Brian's session, End-to-End Testing for Progressively Enhanced Sites. Read more.