Events

8:00am–9:00am Monday, 04/20/2015
Location: Yerba Buena Foyer
If one of your goals at Fluent is to meet new people, join us in the Community Lounge every morning to network with other attendees. Read more.
9:00am–5:15pm Monday, 04/20/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Take a breather in the Community Lounge to gather with other brilliant minds, hack on your latest project, charge your device(s) or just get a break from the day’s sessions. Read more.
6:00pm–7:30pm Monday, 04/20/2015
Location: Salon 8
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? Would you talk about your latest passion? Describe the trip of a lifetime? Teach a hack? We'll find out in this high-energy, fast-paced, technology show-and-tell. Speakers are limited to 20 slides, which automatically advance after 15 seconds—that’s the fun of Ignite! Read more.
8:00am–9:00am Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Yerba Buena Foyer
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
If one of your goals at Fluent is to meet new people, join us in the Community Lounge every morning to network with other attendees. Read more.
10:45am–4:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Salon 3-7
This year's Fluent exhibit hall will once again feature companies and individuals using web technologies to connect with the physical world. Projects can range from prototypes still in the garage to circuit boards and other cool products. Get your hands on the devices and hear the stories behind the people creating them. Read more.
10:45am–11:45am Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Take a breather in the Community Lounge to gather with other brilliant minds, hack on your latest project, charge your device(s) or just get a break from the day’s sessions. Read more.
12:00pm–12:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Come and talk about the Facebook-backed declarative user interface library with fellow users and Fluent speakers. Read more.
12:30pm–1:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Golden Gate Ballroom
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 3 ratings)
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are an informal way to connect like-minded people. BoFs can be organized around individual projects or broader topics such as best practices, standards, tools, etc. BoFs are entirely up to you! You can choose to lead a BoF conversation or join a BoF table. Read more.
12:30pm–1:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
These 10 minute rapid-fire presentations feature Fluent sponsors and exhibitors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve the web’s thorniest problems. Read more.
1:30pm–2:00pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Raymond Camden (IBM), Ben Vinegar (Sentry)
Office Hours gives you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker's area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Office Hours take place in the Community Lounge. Read more.
2:15pm–2:45pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Tony Parisi (Wevr), Sanders Kleinfeld (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Max Firtman (ITMaster Professional Training)
Office Hours gives you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker's area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Office Hours take place in the Community Lounge. Read more.
3:00pm–3:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
If you've ever wanted to write a technical book or teach a video training course, now is your chance to meet face-to-face with some of O'Reilly's editors. Simon St. Laurent, Ally MacDonald, and Meg Foley will be available to answer your questions and discuss the benefits of working with O'Reilly . Read more.
3:30pm–4:30pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
These 10 minute rapid-fire presentations feature Fluent sponsors and exhibitors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve the web’s thorniest problems. Read more.
4:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Interested in the Go programming language being worked on by Rob Pike and Ken Thompson of early Unix fame? Come meet with fellow users, newcomers, and William Kennedy who has led a Go workshop at Fluent. Read more.
5:00pm–5:45pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Take a breather in the Community Lounge to gather with other brilliant minds, hack on your latest project, charge your device(s) or just get a break from the day’s sessions. Read more.
5:45pm–7:00pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Location: Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Grab a drink, mingle with fellow attendees, and see the latest in JavaScript and web platform technologies and products from leading companies. The Reception happens in the Exhibit Hall on Tuesday evening after afternoon sessions. Read more.
8:00am–9:00am Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Yerba Buena Foyer
If one of your goals at Fluent is to meet new people, join us in the Community Lounge every morning to network with other attendees. Read more.
10:45am–4:15pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Salon 3-7
This year's Fluent exhibit hall will once again feature companies and individuals using web technologies to connect with the physical world. Projects can range from prototypes still in the garage to circuit boards and other cool products. Get your hands on the devices and hear the stories behind the people creating them. Read more.
10:45am–11:15am Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Eric Meyer (Complex Spiral Consulting), Brian Holt (Microsoft), Jason Pamental (Fresh Tilled Soil)
Office Hours gives you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker’s area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Office Hours take place in the Community Lounge. Read more.
11:15am–11:45am Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Building mobile apps using Web technologies often brings together the best of both worlds. At this meetup, chat with others involved in hybrid native app development as well as some experts behind technologies in the field. Read more.
12:00pm–12:30pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Web Components usher in a new era of web development based on encapsulated and interoperable custom elements that extend HTML itself. Come chat with fellow users and learn more from Ben Donohue from MediaMath who's speaking at Fluent on the topic. Read more.
12:30pm–1:30pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Golden Gate Ballroom
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 1 rating)
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are an informal way to connect like-minded people. BoFs can be organized around individual projects or broader topics such as best practices, standards, tools, etc. BoFs are entirely up to you! You can choose to lead a BoF conversation or join a BoF table. Read more.
12:30pm–1:30pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
These 10 minute rapid-fire presentations feature Fluent sponsors and exhibitors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve the web’s thorniest problems. Read more.
1:30pm–2:00pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Rachel Andrew (Edgeofmyseat.com), Kimberly Blessing (Think Brownstone, Inc.), Elijah Manor (LeanKit)
Office Hours give you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker’s area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Office Hours take place in the Community Lounge. Read more.
2:15pm–2:45pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
The Google JavaScript technology that needs no introduction. Join other Angular users at our meetup, along with speakers covering Angular topics at Fluent this year. Read more.
3:00pm–3:30pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
The performance of Web sites has always been important, but now with a plethora of device types and an increasing role of performance in search engine optimization, it now pays to be on top of things. Join us to discuss all things performance related; Steve Souders might even be there! Read more.
3:30pm–4:30pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
These 10 minute rapid-fire presentations feature Fluent sponsors and exhibitors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve the web’s thorniest problems. Read more.
4:30pm–5:45pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: Community Lounge
Take a breather in the Community Lounge to gather with other brilliant minds, hack on your latest project, charge your device(s) or just get a break from the day’s sessions. Read more.
5:45pm–7:00pm Wednesday, 04/22/2015
Location: 2nd Floor Atrium
Join us in the Atrium at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis for a drink and one last chance to connect in-person with fellow developers. Read more.