Author sightings, partner events, and other notable happenings.
- Jan 11-14, Obtiva, Chicago ILRuby on Rails TDD Boot CampNoel Rappin
- Jan 13, Inman News ConnectTech NYC“Tips and Tricks for Working with the iPhone SDK”Mike Mangino
- Jan 13, Dallas Java User Group“Unit Testing and Mocking with Groovy”Venkat Subramaniam
- Ruby on Rails TDD Boot CampNoel Rappin
- Keynote: “The Mother of All Bugs”Andy Hunt
- “Introduction to iPhone SDK Development;” “How Do You Do That on iPhone?;” “Oh Crap! I Forgot (or Never Learned) C!”Chris Adamson, co-author of iPhone SDK Development
- “A Taste of Cocoa” (An intro to Mac OS X development); “Come for the Phone Stay for the Mac”Pragmatic Bookshelf editor and author Daniel H. Steinberg
- Jan 13, Inman News ConnectTech NYCTips and Tricks for Working with the iPhone SDKMike Mangino
- Jan 21, Grand Rapids Java Users GroupDriving Behaviour w/Cucumber on the JVMZach Dennis
- Jan 21, ACCU London“Naked Objects”Dan Haywood
- “Effective Job Interviewing From Both Sides of the Desk”Andy Lester
- Jan 23, UGI ALT.net conference, MilanRESTPaolo Perrotta
- Jan 28-29, Japan Symposium on Software TestingKeynote and a tutorial
- Feb 9-11, Speakerconf 2010, ArubaTBABrian Marick
- Feb 11, Moscone Center, San FranciscoMacworld Expo
- Feb 17-18, PyCon 2010 Atlanta, GeorgiaTutorial session: Test Driven Web DevelopmentTravis Swicegood
- Feb 22, Skills Matter, London“How to have your Domain Driven Design cake and eat it too”Dan Haywood
- Feb 22-24, JAX London conference“Agile Coaching Secrets”Rachel Davies, coauthor of Agile Coaching
- Mar 8-9, Devnexus, Atlanta, GAJava related topicsVenkat Subramaniam
- “I Think I Finally Understand Mocks” and “Artisanal Retro-Futurism Crossed With Team-Scale Anarcho-Syndicalism”Brian Marick
- Mar 18-29, SPARK IT, BangaloreGroovy and Java topicsVenkat Subramaniam
- Feb 23–26, The Fairmont San Jose, 170 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113.FAST ’10: The 8th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies. Sponsored by USENIX in cooperation with ACM SIGOPS. “FAST ’10 brings together storage system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems.”
- Feb 22-24, New York Marriott Marquis Times Square, 1535 Broadway, New York, New York 10036 USATOC: O’Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing. The O’Reilly TOC Conference “will decipher the tools of change in this industry and help cut through the hype for a more profitable future in publishing.”
- Mar 30-Apr 1, San Jose Marriott, 301 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113Where 2.0: “Now in its sixth year, the Where 2.0 Conference is where the grassroots and leading edge developers building location-aware technology intersect with the businesses and entrepreneurs seeking out location apps, platforms, and hardware to gain a competitive edge.”
- Jan 7-10
- Jan 10Donald Knuth is 72.
- Jan 11Tony Hoare is 76.
- Jan 1924th anniversary of the computer virus.
- Feb 9-13
- Feb 12Darwin Day: Charles Darwin’s 201st birthday.
- Feb 24Steve Jobs is 55.
- Feb 29Herman Hollerith’s 150th birthday.
- March 16Richard Stallman is 57.