<h2>Schedule</h2> <div class="ical-offerings"> <a href="/et2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank"><img src="/public/asset/asset/304" alt="Sesssions in iCal." /></a> <a href="/et2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank">Download</a> | <a href = "webcal://en.oreilly.com/et2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank"><img src="/public/asset/asset/304" alt="Sesssions in iCal." /></a> <a href = "webcal://en.oreilly.com/et2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank">Subscribe</a> </div> <p> Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at ETech 2008 <em>(schedule subject to change)</em>. </p> <h4>Customize Your Own Schedule</h4> <p>Create your own ETech schedule using the personal scheduler function. Mark the tutorials, sessions, keynotes, and events you want to attend at ETech by clicking on the calendar icon next to each listing. Then click on "personal schedule" at the top of the page and get your own customized schedule generated.</p>
Marina Ballroom D
Add Storyboarding for Nonfiction to your personal schedule
8:30am Tutorial
Storyboarding for Nonfiction Kathy Sierra (Creating Passionate Users)
Marina Ballroom E
Add iPhone Software Development: Past, Present, Future to your personal schedule
8:30am Tutorial
iPhone Software Development: Past, Present, Future Nate True (Nate True)
Add Kitchen Hack Lab: Food Hacking for Techies to your personal schedule
1:30pm Tutorial
Kitchen Hack Lab: Food Hacking for Techies Marc Powell (Food Hacking)
Marina Ballroom F
Add Live, Vast and Deep: Web-native Information Visualization to your personal schedule
8:30am Tutorial
Live, Vast and Deep: Web-native Information Visualization Tom Carden (Bloom), Eric Rodenbeck (Stamen Design)
Mission Hills
Add Making Things Talk Tutorial to your personal schedule
1:30pm Tutorial
Making Things Talk Tutorial Brian Jepson (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Tom Igoe (Interactive Telecommunications Program, NYU)
Add Monday Night Werewolf to your personal schedule
9:30pm Plenary
Room: Mission Hills
Monday Night Werewolf
7:30am Continental Breakfast
Room: Marina Ballroom Foyer
10:00am Morning Break
Room: Marina Ballroom Foyer
3:00pm Afternoon Break
Room: Marina Ballroom Foyer
12:00pm Lunch
Room: Coronado Terrace
8:30am-12:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Storyboarding for Nonfiction
Kathy Sierra (Creating Passionate Users)
Can a PowerPoint business presentation be riveting? Can a tech manual be a page-turner? In this workshop, you'll map your presentation, nonfiction book, or even a user guide into a compelling three-act story template.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Debugging Hacks: What They Never Taught You About Solving Hard Bugs
Marc Hedlund (Etsy)
If you're working on anything at all interesting, sooner or later you'll hit a bug that will drive you mad trying to fix it. This workshop will give you a set of tools and practices for finding, reproducing, fixing, and not regressing bugs that "println" won't pinpoint.
8:30am-12:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
iPhone Software Development: Past, Present, Future
Nate True (Nate True)
Join us as we go through the history of iPhone hacking, and teach you how to create your first iPhone application.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Kitchen Hack Lab: Food Hacking for Techies
Marc Powell (Food Hacking)
Real, live Hacker Chefs present interactive food hacking demonstrations. Topics will range from food science lore to open source recipe development and food hacking software.
<div class="en_popup_content"> <div class="en_popup_time"> 7:00pm-8:00pm (1h) Event </div> <div class="en_popup_name">AppNite Live Demo Contest</div> <div class="en_popup_desc">AppNite features 10 awesome developers doing 5-min App demos, with prizes for the best apps, as chosen by the audience. </div> </div> <div class="en_popup_content"> <div class="en_popup_time"> 8:30pm-9:30pm (1h) Event </div> <div class="en_popup_name">Ignite ETech</div> <div class="en_popup_desc">If you had 5 minutes on stage what would you say? Would you pitch a project? Launch a web site? Teach a hack? We’re going to find out when we Ignite ETech. </div> </div> <div class="en_popup_content"> <div class="en_popup_time"> 8:00pm-8:30pm (30m) Keynote </div> <div class="en_popup_name">The O&#x27;Reilly Radar</div> <div class="en_popup_speaker">Tim O&#x27;Reilly (O&#x27;Reilly Media, Inc.) </div> <div class="en_popup_desc">Tim shares his views on the technology&#x27;s latest trends.</div> </div>
8:30am-12:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Live, Vast and Deep: Web-native Information Visualization
Tom Carden (Bloom) et al
Information visualization is moving out of the research lab and into our everyday lives. This workshop will share Stamen's approach to visualization, outlining the process of taking real data from an online API and shaping it into an informative, beautiful, and useful interactive graphic presentation.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Making Things Talk Tutorial
Brian Jepson (O'Reilly Media, Inc.) et al
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make physical things talk using microcontrollers and networks in a hands-on project using an Arduino microcontroller, a variety of components, and a copy of Igoe’s book, Making Things Talk. Limited seating.
9:30pm-11:00pm (1h 30m) Event
Monday Night Werewolf
Werewolf is a game of paranoia and group behavior and a fun way to get to know your fellow conference-goers.
7:30am-8:30am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast
10:00am-10:30am (30m)
Break: Morning Break
3:00pm-3:30pm (30m)
Break: Afternoon Break
12:00pm-1:30pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch
Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

  • Sun Microsystems

Gold Sponsors

  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
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  • Disney
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  • Yahoo! Inc.

Silver Sponsors

  • AdaptiveBlue
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