O'Reilly Open Source Convention - August 1-5, 2005 - Portland, Oregon
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Friday At-a-Glance

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Friday, August 5
8:45 am

Conference Announcements
Nathan Torkington, Conference Chair, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 8:30am - 8:45am
Track: Keynotes

Linux - In Search of the Desktop
Asa Dotzler, Community Coordinator, Mozilla Foundation
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 8:45am - 9:15am
Track: Keynotes

Open Source Biology
Drew Endy, Assistant Professor, MIT Biological Engineering
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 9:15am - 9:30am
Track: Keynotes

Open Source Licensing Issues
Tony Gaughan, Senior VP of Product Development, Computer Associates
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 9:30am - 9:45am
Track: Keynotes
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On Evil
Danny O'Brien, editor, Need To Know
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 9:45am - 10:00am
Track: Keynotes

Howtoons
Saul Griffith, Howtoons
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 10:00am - 10:15am
Track: Keynotes

10:15 am
Break
10:45 am

What's New in the Bricolage Content Management System
David Wheeler, CTO, Values of n
Location: E141
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Linux
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Advanced Groovy
Rod Cope, CTO, OpenLogic, inc.
Location: Portland 252
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Java

Building Liquid Web Applications with Remote Scripting
Terry Chay, Plaxo
Location: E142
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: PHP

Zope 3 and the Semantic Web
Michel Pelletier, CIGNEX Technologies
Location: D135
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Python

MVC Web Development with Perl
Perrin Harkins, Senior Engineer, Plus Three
Location: Portland 251
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

Build Easily Extensible Perl Programs
Ask Bjørn Hansen, Develooper.com
Location: Portland 256
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

Email Security Techniques: Filtering the Future
Kees Cook, Ubuntu Software Engineer, Canonical Ltd.
Location: E144
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Security

What Every Open Source Project Should Know About Patents
Jason Schultz, Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Location: D136
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Emerging Topics

Women in Open Source
Danese Cooper, Open Source Diva, Intel and Open Source Initiative
Mitchell Baker, CEO, Mozilla Corporation
Zaheda Bhorat, Manager, Open Source Programs, Google
Claire Giordano, Senior Manager, OpenSolaris
Bernard Krieger, Research Associate, Cambridge University
Allison Randal, Conference Chair, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Alolita Sharma, Co-founder & CEO, Technetra
Location: Portland 255
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Emerging Topics

Building and Deploying LAMP Applications with ActiveGrid
Peter Yared, Founder and CEO, ActiveGrid
Location: E143-144
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Emerging Topics

Rethinking Daemon Management: Darwin's launchd
Dave Zarzycki, Lead Developer, Launchd, Apple Computers, Inc.
Location: D139-140
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Products & Services

The Do-It-Yourself Mindset
Phillip Torrone, Senior Editor, MAKE Magazine

Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Products & Services

11:30 am
5 Min. Interim
11:35 am

Building Responsive Web UIs with DHTML
Alex Russell, Project Lead, SitePen
Location: D135
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Linux

JAXB and XML Processing in Java
Satya Komatineni, President, Active Intellect, Inc.
Location: Portland 252
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Java
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Python Lightning Talks
Kevin Altis, Project Leader, PythonCard
Location: Portland 256
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Python

Logic Programming in Perl: Let the Computer Do the Hard Work
Curtis "Ovid" Poe
Location: D136
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl
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Read and Write OpenOffice Documents with Perl
Tom Anderson, Design Automation Scientist, Agilent Technologies
Location: Portland 255
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl

45 Things to Do with RSS and Atom
Ben Hammersley, :-), Ben Hammersley
Timothy Appnel, Principal, Appnel Internet Solutions
Location: E142
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: XML
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You Can't Get There From Here
Mark-Jason Dominus, Chief Programmer, Plover Systems Co.
Location: Portland 251
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics

Hacking Your Home Phone System
Brian Aker, Director of Architecture, MySQL AB
Location: E141
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics

Greasemonkey: DIY Web Improvement
Aaron Boodman, Google, Inc.
Location: E144
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics

European Software Patents
Harmut Pilch, FFII
Mårten Mickos, CEO, MySQL AB
Michael Tiemann, Vice President, Open Source Affairs, RedHat, Inc.
Location: E143-144
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics

Terabyte Scaling of the Ingres DBMS
David Salch, CTO, DATAllegro, Inc.

Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Products & Services

Applying the Power of Patterns to Java Build Infrastructures
Jason van Zyl, Maven Project Lead and Chief Architect, Mergere
Location: D139-140
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Products & Services

12:20 pm
Break
12:45 pm

Closing Session
Nathan Torkington, Conference Chair, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Miguel de Icaza, Novell
Location: Portland Ballroom
Time: 12:45pm - 1:30pm
Track: Keynotes

1:30 pm
Day End
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