O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference - March 3-6, 2006 - San Diego, CA
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Schedule

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Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday

Monday,
March 6
7:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Morning Tutorials
Creating Passionate Users 2.0
Kathy Sierra
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
A (Re-)Introduction to JavaScript
Simon Willison
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Designing the Next Generation of Web Apps
Jeffrey Veen , Jesse James Garrett
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
SOLD OUT Scaling Fast and Cheap - How We Built Flickr
Cal Henderson
Time: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Location: Elizabeth F
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Afternoon Tutorials
SOLD OUT Scaling Fast and Cheap - How We Built Flickr
Cal Henderson
Time: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Introduction to AJAX
Alex Russell
Time: 1:30PM - 5:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Beneath-the-Page Application Development with Rails
David Heinemeier Hansson
Time: 1:30PM - 5:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Next Generation Flash Development with Flex
Mike Chambers
Time: 1:30PM - 5:00PM
Location: Molly AB
5:00 p.m. End of Tutorials
7:30 p.m. Keynotes
Welcome and Opening Keynote
Rael Dornfest
Time: 7:30PM - 8:00PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
O'Reilly Radar
Tim O'Reilly
Time: 8:00PM - 8:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
The Internet of Things
Bruce Sterling
Time: 8:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
back to top 9:30 p.m. Events
Engaging Users Celebration

Time: 9:30PM - 11:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Foyer
Tuesday,
March 7
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Keynotes
Welcome and Announcements
Rael Dornfest
Time: 8:30AM - 8:40AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Simple Bridge-building
Ray Ozzie
Time: 8:40AM - 9:10AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
The Future of Interfaces Is Multi-Touch
Jeff Han
Time: 9:10AM - 9:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Who Is the Dick on My Site?
Dick Hardt
Time: 9:45AM - 10:00AM
Location: Salon ABCD
The Musical myware
Felix Miller
Time: 10:00AM - 10:15AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Root Markets: Applications for the New Attention Economy
Seth Goldstein
Time: 10:15AM - 10:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
10:30 a.m. Morning Break
11:15 a.m. High Order Bits
Web 3.0
Cory Ondrejka
Time: 11:15AM - 11:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Attention: The *Real* Aphrodisiac
Linda Stone
Time: 11:45AM - 12:15PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Do-it-yourself IT: Sponsored by IBM
Rod Smith
Time: 12:15PM - 12:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
Hunch Engine
Eric Bonabeau, Ph.D.
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Putting the Fun in Functional: Applying Game Design to Mobile Services
Amy Jo Kim
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Foldera Unveiled
Track: Products & Services


Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Molly AB
Do-it-yourself IT: Sponsored by IBM
Track: Products & Services

Rod Smith
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth F
playsh, the Playful Shell
Matt Webb , Ben Cerveny
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Auditory Interfaces for Small Screen Data Representation
Michael Jefferson , Spencer Kiser
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Greasemonkey: Remixing the Web
Mark Pilgrim
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Building Apps for the Business Web
Track: Products & Services

Adam Gross
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Molly AB
Building a Participation Platform: Yahoo! Web Services Past, Present, and Future
Track: Products & Services

Jeffrey McManus
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth F
3:20 p.m. Afternoon Break
3:50 p.m. Afternoon Sessions(cont'd)
The New Community
Derek Powazek
Time: 3:50PM - 4:35PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Digital Independence
Richard Kilmer
Time: 3:50PM - 4:35PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Secure Syndication
Joe Gregorio
Time: 3:50PM - 4:35PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Unconventional Thoughts About AJAX
Track: Products & Services

Tom Snyder
Time: 3:50PM - 4:35PM
Location: Molly AB
eBay Web Services: A Marketplace Platform for Fun and Profit
Track: Products & Services

Adam Trachtenberg
Time: 3:50PM - 4:35PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Ambient Findability
Peter Morville
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Atom as a Case Study
Tim Bray
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Sketching in Hardware
Mike Kuniavsky , Matt Cottam
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
How to Write a Zimlet (Enterprise Mashup)
Track: Products & Services

Ross Dargahi
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Molly AB
AttentionStreams vs. the Firehose
Track: Products & Services

Eric Hayes
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Microformats
Tantek Çelik , Shawn Carnell , Yoz Grahame , Joe Gregorio , Rohit Khare , Kevin Marks , Mark Pilgrim
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Rich Local and Social Experiences
Paul Bragiel , Vincent Lauria , Sean Savage
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Reading Rooms: The Design of Immersive Social Media Spaces
Maribeth Back
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Usability Testing
Track: Products & Services

Joel Spolsky , Betsy Weber
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Molly AB
Building More Useful Mashups: Integrated Routing and Geocoding 
Track: Products & Services

Antony Pegg
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Elizabeth F
End of Sessions
back to top Evening Events
Exhibitor Reception

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Foyer
The Internet of Things: Designing Experiences for Networked Stuff

Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
The State of the Mashup: An Interactive Dialog About Advances in Free Mapping APIs

Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Yahoo! Developer Network Mixer

Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Manchester Foyer - Second Floor
Ruby on Rails: Power in Numbers

Time: 8:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Werewolf
Jane McGonigal , Artur Bergman
Time: 9:30PM - 11:30PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Wednesday,
March 8
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Keynotes
Welcome and Announcements
Rael Dornfest
Time: 8:30AM - 8:40AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Attention Focusing Strategies
Jon Udell
Time: 8:40AM - 9:10AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
9:10 a.m. High Order Bits
Shut Up! No, *You* Shut Up: A Pattern Language for Moderation Strategies
Clay Shirky
Time: 9:10AM - 9:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Rich Internet Applications and the Service Oriented Client
Kevin Lynch
Time: 9:30AM - 9:45AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
When Do We Get the Events We Want
Brian Dear
Time: 9:45AM - 10:00AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
First You Google, But Then What?
Hans Peter Brøndmo
Time: 10:00AM - 10:15AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Blue Chip Products: 2006 Report Card
Joel Spolsky
Time: 10:15AM - 10:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
10:30 a.m. Morning Break
11:15 a.m. High Order Bits (cont'd)
Search and the Network Effect: Sponsored by Microsoft
Christopher Payne , Frederick Savoye
Time: 11:15AM - 11:30AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
The Real Nature of the Emerging Attention Economy
Michael H. Goldhaber
Time: 11:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
Turing's Cathedral
George Dyson
Time: 11:45AM - 12:15PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
The Language of Attention: A Pattern Approach - Sponsored by Yahoo!
Bill Scott
Time: 12:15PM - 12:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD
12:30 p.m. Lunch  
1:45 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
Feed to the Future
Eric Lunt
Time: 1:45PM - 2:10PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Feeds as a Platform: More Data, Less Work
Niall Kennedy
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Native to a Web of Data: Designing a Part of the Aggregate Web
Tom Coates
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
The Online Office: A Paradigm Shift
Track: Products & Services

TJ Kang
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Molly AB
Remixing the Web with the Windows Live™ Platform
Track: Products & Services

Paul Steckler , Kris Barton
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Everybody's It: Tagging with Identity
Mary Hodder
Time: 2:10PM - 2:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
G/localization: When Global Information and Local Interaction Collide
danah boyd
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
RFID: A Case Study of the Risks and Benefits of Location-Aware Technologies

Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
After AJAX: Low-latency Data to (and from) the Browser
Alex Russell
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Expressive Applications
Track: Products & Services

Michael Gough
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Elizabeth F
3:20 p.m. Afternoon Break
4:20 p.m. Afternoon Sessions (cont'd)
How a Small Island Held the Key to Better Collaborative Filtering
Charles Armstrong
Time: 4:20PM - 5:05PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom A
Bionic Systems: We Can Make Participants Faster...Stronger...Better
You Mon Tsang
Time: 4:20PM - 5:05PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
SXIP 2.0: Authentic Internet Identities
Track: Products & Services

John Merrells
Time: 4:20PM - 5:05PM
Location: Molly AB
Integrating Attention Data with Your Web Site
Track: Products & Services

Paul J. Martino
Time: 4:20PM - 5:05PM
Location: Elizabeth F
Humanizing the Enterprise Using Ambient Social Knowledge
Lee Bryant
Time: 5:10PM - 5:55PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom B
Neurotransmitters
Sam Ruby
Time: 5:10PM - 5:55PM
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom C
Work with the Community to Develop Attention Applications
Track: Products & Services

Seth Goldstein , Robert "r0ml" Lefkowitz
Time: 5:10PM - 5:55PM
Location: Molly AB
Laszlo Sneak Peek: "Look Ma, No Flash"
Track: Products & Services

David Temkin
Time: 5:10PM - 5:55PM
Location: Elizabeth F
5:55 p.m. End of Sessions
back to top Evening Events
MAKE Fest

Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Elizabeth Foyer
Thursday,
March 9
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:45 a.m. Morning Sessions
Making Online Communities Productive
Jay Campbell
Time: 8:45AM - 9:30AM
Location: Madeleine CD
Panic-mode: A Disconnection-tolerant AJAX Library
Carsten Bormann
Time: 8:45AM - 9:05AM
Location: Mohsen AB
Enterprise Ajax for a Spectrum of Solutions
Track: Products & Services

Kevin Hakman
Time: 8:45AM - 9:30AM
Location: Annie AB
Web Apps Without the Web
Steve Yen
Time: 9:10AM - 9:30AM
Location: Mohsen AB
Making Connections: A Study in New Forms of Semantic Browsing
Liz Turner
Time: 9:35AM - 10:20AM
Location: Madeleine AB
Pervasive Electronic Games
Julian Bleecker
Time: 9:35AM - 10:20AM
Location: Mohsen AB
An Open Microformat for Syndicating Mashups, Web Content and Ajax Applications 
Track: Products & Services

Shawn Carnell
Time: 9:35AM - 10:20AM
Location: Annie AB
10:20 a.m. Morning Break
10:45 a.m. Morning Sessions (cont'd)
Social Media at Yahoo!
Bradley Horowitz
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location: Madeleine CD
Some of These Things are Just Like the Others
Meredith Patterson
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location: Mohsen AB
Reach Out and Touch Someone - Reaching the Mobile Without Writing for It
Track: Products & Services

Ray Stephenson
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location: Annie AB
The Social Browser
Bart Decrem , Chris Messina
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location: Madeleine AB
12:20 p.m. Lunch (On Your Own)  
1:45 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
Personal Information Architecture and Chandler
Mimi Yin
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Madeleine CD
Data vs. Design: The Future of UI in a Web 2.0 World
Scott Berkun
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Mohsen AB
Learning 2.0 for the Technical Professional
Track: Products & Services

CJ Rayhill , Denise Kalos
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location: Annie AB
America's Next Top Tech Lawsuits
Jason Schultz , Danny O'Brien
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Madeleine AB
Hanzo:web, Social Web Archiving
Peter Ferne , Mark Middleton
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Madeleine CD
Technology from the Driver's Seat: Hydrogen-powered Fuel Cell Vehicles
Track: Products & Services


Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location: Annie AB
back to top 3:20 p.m. End of Sessions


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