Author sightings, partner events, and other notable happenings.
- 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
- Mar 9-12, Reston, VADaniel Steinberg
- Mar 9-12, Reston, VADave Thomas and Chad Fowler
- Mar 15-17, Reston, VAStuart Halloway
- “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
- Apr 8-9, Philadelphia Emergent ConferenceBuilding DSLs with GroovyVenkat Subramaniam
- Apr 16, MinneapolisOn topics around Groovy, and giving a kickoff talk at GR8 ConferenceVenkat Subramaniam
- Apr 20-23, BangaloreOn topics around Java and Scala, and giving a keynote at Great Indian Developer SummitVenkat 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.”
- Apr 12-15, Santa Clara, CAMySQL Conference & Expo: “The largest gathering of MySQL developers, users, and DBAs worldwide.”
- Feb 9-13
- Feb 12Darwin Day: Charles Darwin’s 201st birthday.
- Feb 24Steve Jobs is 55.
- Feb 29Herman Hollerith’s 150th birthday. Celebrate it any time you want, since we don’t have an actual February 29 this year.
- Mar 12-21, Austin, TX
- Mar 16Richard Stallman is 57.
- Apr 5Dean Kamen is 59.
- Apr 30The World Wide Web is 17.