Want to meet one of our authors face-to-face? Here’s where they’ll be in the coming months.
Here’s what our authors will be up to in the coming months.
- 2013-01-08, Triangle.rbThe Rails View: The Junk Drawer Grows UpJohn M Athayde (author of The Rails View)
- 2013-01-08, Boulder JUGTBD
- 2013-01-09, Denver JUGTBDVenkat Subramaniam
- 2013-01-09, CodeMash, Sandusky, OHBuilding Productive iOS 6 Apps (half-day tutorial)Chris Adamson (author of iOS SDK Development)
- 2013-01-10, CodeMash, Sandusky, OHObjective-C Is Not JavaChris Adamson
- 2013-01-10, CodeMash 2013RubyMotion - Ruby and Cocoa Touch Sitting In A Tree…Jonathan Penn
- 2013-01-15, Atlanta JUGTBDVenkat Subramaniam
- 2013-01-18, AIPMM WebinarEffective Project Portfolio Management
- The Leading Thinker/Doer on our panel at the Big Data Conference event.Jesse Anderson (author of The Cloud and Amazon Web Services)
- 2013-02-02, FOSDEM 2013Live pair programming with Julien Biezemans, lead developer of Cucumber-JS
- 2013-02-04, BDD Kickstart, BrusselsGet a flying start with BDD, the collaborative process that's changing the face of software development. (with Julien Biezemans)Matt Wynne
- 2013-02-04, JFokus - SwedenWorkshops and talks on JVM related languages.Venkat Subramaniam
- 2013-02-18, DevNexus - AtlantaTalks on JVM related languages.Venkat Subramaniam
- 2013-02-20, RubyConf AustraliaFull day Advanced Ruby tutorial
- 2013-02-21, RubyConf AustraliaKeynoteDave Thomas
- 2013-02-26, Agile India - BangaloreWorkshop and talks on Agile technical practices.Venkat Subramaniam
- 2013-03-01, The Joy of Coding - Rotterdam, the NetherlandsKeynote at a conference focused on developer joy
- 2013-03-04, SpeakerConf - ArubaAn opportunity to handout with fellow speakers.Venkat Subramaniam
- 2013-03-07, AgileIndy ConferenceTutorial: Agile Project Management: Do You Have What it Takes?Johanna Rothman
- 2013-03-08, AgileIndy ConferenceKeynote: Agile ManagementJohanna Rothman
- 2013-03-13, 33degree - Warsaw, PolandVarious JVM languages related topics.Venkat Subramaniam
- 2013-03-28, #inspect, Brussels BelgiumWrapping RubyMotion - Discussing techniques for making Objective-C APIs more pleasant in RubyClay Allsopp (author of RubyMotion)
- 5.5 days of leadership training for people who want to learn to be problem solving leaders.Johanna Rothman
- 2013-04-22, Railsberry - Krakow, PolandA talk on something other than Rails. This is a Rails conference about everything except for Rails.Chad Fowler
- 2013-04-22, Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2013"How to Design Indexes, Really" and "Extensible Data Modeling with MySQL"Bill Karwin (author of SQL Antipatterns)
- 2013-05-20, Let's Test Conference, SwedenTutorial: Hiring for Your Team: Culture Trumps SkillsJohanna Rothman
- 2013-05-21, Let's Test Conference, SwedenKeynote: Becoming a Kick-Ass Test ManagerJohanna Rothman
- 2013-09-11, BDD Kickstart, BarcelonaGet a flying start with BDD, the collaborative process that's changing the face of software development.Matt Wynne
- 2013-09-14, Barcelona Ruby ConferenceHexagonal railsMatt Wynne
Upcoming events from our friends at O’Reilly.
- 2013-01-22, onlineStrata Online Conference: Data Warfare: “Join us in this free online event as we explore the downside of data dependency, and the coming Data War.”
- 2013-02-12, TOC New York, New York, NYTools of Change New York:“For six years, the O’Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference in New York has been the seminal event for professionals and companies engaged with the challenges and opportunities of new publishing technologies and business models.”
- 2013-02-26, Strata 2013, Santa Clara, CAO’Reilly Strata Conference: “Tap into the collective intelligence of more than 150 data experts at Strata 2013. Strata gives you the skills, tools, and technologies you need to make data work today.”
- 2013-03-24, TOC Bologna, Bologna, ItalyTools of Change Bologna: “Happening in conjunction with the Bologna Children's Book Fair, TOC Bologna is where the children's publishing and technology industries come together to discuss, learn, and share ideas around the art, craft, and business of storytelling in the digital age.”
What’s coming from our USENIX friends.
- 2913-02-12, FAST ’13, San Jose, CA11th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies: “FAST '13 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems.”
As we begin 2013, here’s an ebook you might want to look at.
2013 is the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. If the movie Lincoln whetted your appetite for information about emancipation, the National Archives is putting on events related to the Proclamation all year, and they have released a free ebook, The Meaning and Making of Emancipation, that is worth a download.