Wednesday October 22

Registration

Registration begins at 7:00 AM. Bring a copy of your ticket. Have a Student ID ready if you purchased a Student Ticket. Come early to avoid long lines!

Welcome

Welcome Keynote by Posscon Chair, Todd Lewis.

Keynote

9:15 - Jeffrey Hammond, VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester Research 9:35 - Dwight Merriman, Co-Founder, MongoDB, DoubleClick

Break

Break

Lunch

Enjoy lunch on us! Lunch will be served in the main lobby from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. If you don't need a break from learning, you can also attend one of our featured talks.

Keynote

1:15 pm - Bob Geolas, CEO, Research Triangle Park - Forget Live, Work and Play. The Future is Dream, Believe and Create; 1:30 pm - Gail Roper, CIO @ City of Raleigh NC & Jason Hibbets, Director @ OpenSource.com - How Raleigh Became an Open Source City

Break

Break

Break

Break

Keynote

Doug Cutting, Cloudera; Founder of Hadoop, Lucene, and other well known open source products

Afterparty

After the conference, enjoy free drinks, thanks to GitHub. The GitHub DrinkUp will be at Jimmy V's.

Speaker/Sponsor Dinner

Speaker/Sponsor Dinner

Thursday October 23

Registration

Registration begins at 7:00 AM. Bring a copy of your ticket. Have a Student ID ready if you purchased a Student Ticket. Come early to avoid long lines!

Welcome

Day 2 Welcome by Posscon Chair, Todd Lewis

Keynote

9:10 am - James Pearce, Head of Open Source, Facebook, - Open Source At Facebook and Beyond; 9:40 am - DeLisa Alexander, Red Hat - Women in Open Source

Break

Back Dev

Clojure: Simple By Design

Stuart Halloway

Business

Open Source, Marketing, and Using the Press

Steven Vaughan-Nichols

Open Government/Open Data

Buenos Aires: Open by Default

Daniel Abadie

Front Dev (1)

Building Better Web APIs with Rails

Carlos Souza

Front Dev (2)

Sails.js: Rags to...Open Source

Mike McNeil

Case Studies/Demo

Twitter - The Open Source Stack

Chris Aniszczyk

Break

Lunch

Enjoy lunch on us! Lunch will be served in the main lobby from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. If you don't need a break from learning, you can also attend one of our featured talks.

Front Dev (1)

Women In Technology/Open Source Panel

DeLisa Alexander Dr. Megan Squire Elizabeth Joseph Erica Stanley Estelle Weyl Karen Sandler

Front Dev (2)

OSAS Open Standards Panel

Jim Jagielski

Keynote

Ross Mason, Founder & VP of Product Strategy for Mulesoft - The Second Digital Revolution is Here. Are You Ready for Hyperconnectivity?

Break

Back Dev

Javascript - The Stack and Beyond

Adrian Pomilio

DevOps

Ansible - 1,000,000 Downloads and Counting

Greg DeKoenigsberg Michael DeHaan

Business

How 'Open' Changes Product Development

Karen Borchert

Open Government/Open Data

Software Development as a Civic Service

Ben Balter

Front Dev (1)

An Introduction to ReactJS

James Pearce

Front Dev (2)

Web Forms - Everything You Need to Know

Estelle Weyl

Databases

noSQL Does Not Equal noDBA

Asya Kamsky

Cloud/OpenStack

OpenStack + OpenShift ^ xPaaS

Burr Sutter

Case Studies/Demo

Open Source at Samsung

Guy Martin Shawn Briscoe

Break

Break

Break

Break

Keynote

Posscon Wrap Up by Posscon Chair, Todd Lewis.

Afterparty

The Send Off Social, sponsored by Mandrill, will take place at Jimmy V's. We’ll serve drinks and say goodbye until next year, TOGETHER. It’s a great way to end the event and is always very popular.