Wiki: OSCamp

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Wednesday July 22nd, 2009

Time Speaker Description
11:35-12:20 Bill Shupp from Digg Bill will be discussing his experiences getting projects approved and accepted into PHP’s PEAR repository.
12:20-1:45   Lunch
1:45-2:30 Douglas Bell Douglas Bell, a former team member of the phpBB project, will lead a discussion on ways to build community involvement and interaction in your open source project.
2:35-3:20 Marcus Westin from Meebo Marcus will be doing a technical presentation about using JavaScript to do real-time communication between web apps and desktop apps.
3:20-4:30   Afternoon break
4:30-5:15 Todd Davies, Joseph Marrama and (by video) Mike Mintz “Deme – Content Management for the Social Web” This is based on a presentation done recently at the International Workshop on Web-Oriented Software Technology (IWWOST 2009), with fresh demo material and a discussion of the code and FOSS motivations behind their content management system/framework, with comparisons to other web technologies. We’ll make sure there is lots of time for discussion.
5:20-6:05 Peter Zaitsev EXPLAIN Demystified – This presentation shows you how the MySQL query optimizer creates an execution plan, how MySQL converts that to the EXPLAIN output, and how you can figure out the execution plan from the EXPLAIN output.

Thursday July 23rd, 2009

Time Speaker Description
11:35-12:20 Marko Gargenta from Marakana Marko will be introducing you to the Android stack for mobile app development. He will take about the technology, help you understand the SDK and the process of developing applications for Android platform.
12:20-1:45   Lunch
1:45-2:30 Dustin Whittle from Yahoo! Finding any data on the internet with YQL or Building open applications with php or python
2:35-3:20 Dustin Whittle Symfony – Building A Platform From Open Source
3:20-4:30   Afternoon break
5:20-6:05 Erik Eldridge CANCELED due to low attendance — Introductory Hadoop for web developers, covering: basic hdfs usage, a little MapReduce, and a little Pig. (Download the hadoop VMWare virtual machine image from the Yahoo! Developer Network if you want to follow along.) Slides are posted on Slideshare
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Facebook
  • Gear6
  • Kaltura
  • Liferay
  • MindTouch
  • Novell, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • Rackspace Cloud
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • Symbian Foundation
  • Twilio
  • WSO2
  • Yabarana Corporation

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