Schedule

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* Note: The London hub will take place in Room 1 on the first day of the conference. Please see the London hub schedule for details.
October 24, 2008
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16:00 – 16:45 Give it a REST; Making your web service behave like the web (Tom Hughes-Croucher)
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17:00 – 17:45 Architecting Human Behaviour (Andy Budd)
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Vector by Pixel: Illustration on the Web (Cindy Li)
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18:00 – 18:45 Virtual Conferences, Real People (Jim Purbrick)
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YouTube Lessons Learned (Geoff Stearns)
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19:00 – 19:45 Facing up to Fonts (Richard Rutter)
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Building Personal Brand with Social Media (Gary Vaynerchuk)
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21:00 – 21:45 Educating the unwashed masses: improving web standards education and adoption (Chris Mills)
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Web Hooks and the Programmable World of Tomorrow (Jeff Lindsay)
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22:00 – 22:45 Google App Engine: An Overview (Pete Koomen)
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October 25, 2008
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16:00 – 16:45 Going Solo: My Story and What I Learned (Stephanie Booth)
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Managing the metamorphosis (Stephanie Troeth)
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ActionScript 3: Sound Visualization from Timeline to Classes (Rich Shupe)
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Attention profile mark-up language (Ian Forrester)
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17:00 – 17:45 Big Spaceship: Digital Creative Agency (Joshua Hirsch)
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Beyond Web Standards: Crafting Design and Development Standards (Kimberly Blessing)
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Papervision3D Optimization Techniques (John Grden)
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Freely Seeping Through the Garden Wall (Thomas Vander Wal)
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18:00 – 18:45 Do the right thing. Do the thing right. (Robert L. Peters)
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Ask a Copywriter (Relly Annett-Baker)
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Building Pyramids out of Bits: How can we build software that lasts? (Cliff Hall)
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19:00 – 19:45 Return to Paradise: The Web as It Was Meant to Be (Molly E. Holzschlag)
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Oooh, that’s clever! (unnatural experiments in web design) (Paul Annett)
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Advanced ActionScript Animation (Keith Peters)
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Game + Play – getting to grips with the social behind the media (Aleks Krotoski)
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20:00 – 20:45 The Essential Elements of Great Web Applications (Robert Hoekman, Jr.)
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5 Critical Concepts: Ajax and Accessibility (Derek Featherstone)
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Content is for Everyone (Stephanie Sullivan)
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Building Red5 Applications (Chris Allen)
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21:00 – 21:45 Flash and Javascript: Friends not Enemies! (Jonathan Boutelle)
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From the Death Star: An Insider’s View of Microsoft’s Silverlight (Robby Ingebretsen)
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Working with SWX: The Native Data Format for the Flash Platform (Jon MacDonald)
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Putting AIR to work (Jeff Yamada)
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22:00 – 22:45 Education in the Internet Age (Lynda Weinman)
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One Swf to rule them all. (Troy Gardner)
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Tweening everything with the KitchenSync (Mims H. Wright)
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Web Application Data Access and Synchronization (Nikunj Mehta)
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October 26, 2008
Time (UTC) Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
10:00 – 10:45 Creativity and Coincidence – CERN, the Web and the Internet (Ben Segal)
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How to create specialized mobile UI (Brian Suda)
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Have you got the X Factor? Building websites for mobile and disabled users (Henny Swan)
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11:00 – 11:45 Setting Fire To Your Community (Geoff Bowers)
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Web security horror stories (Simon Willison)
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Shared Narrative (Hoss Gifford)
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12:00 – 12:45 haXe @ head (Nicolas Cannasse)
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13:00 – 13:45 Your design sucks! (Paul Boag)
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SWFObject 2 masterclass (Bobby van der Sluis)
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14:00 – 14:45 Let All Things Be Connected (Rafi Haladjian)
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First Principles of Web Accessibility (Mike Davies)
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Here be Pixels (Mario Klingemann)
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15:00 – 15:45 Graphics with soul (David Alameda)
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An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Version Control with Git (Robert Lee-Cann)
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Papervision3D, Simplified (Seb Lee Delisle)
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16:00 – 16:45 Designing Around CSS (Christopher Schmitt)
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The best way to predict the future is to invent it (Carlos Ulloa)
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17:00 – 17:45 Sem Webbing Government Information (John Sheridan)
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18:00 – 18:45 Online Communities Design Patterns (Pedro Custodio)
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Plugging into WordPress (Matt Harris)
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Generating Artwork (Dr. WooHoo)
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19:00 – 19:45 Your Energy Identity (Gavin Starks)
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Making Web Accessibility Sexy (Ann McMeekin)
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Beg, Borrow or Steal: The art of Flashing without Flashing (Steve Webster)
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20:00 – 20:45 The art and pains of explaining JavaScript (Christian Heilmann)
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Bringing Typography to the Web with sIFR 3 (Mark Wubben)
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Python meets Flash (Thijs Triemstra)
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21:00 – 21:45 Why open matters from innovation to commoditisation (Simon Wardley)
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To get a quick feel for the topics, also see the simple list of all the session descriptions.

The schedule is still being tweaked and there will be updates in the days running up to the conference. Please check back before the conference for the latest version.

Please note that in most European countries, Daylight Savings Time (DST) will be ending at 1AM UTC on October 26th (the last day of the conference in most time zones). Don’t forget to take your clocks back an hour if your country is affected. The schedule shown above is aware of the end of DST.

The schedule doesn’t handle half-hour time zones.