Ignite MAX: Speaker Schedule

Posted on September 28, 2007

Ignite MAX will be this Sunday from 5 - 7 pm. Here’s the final speaker schedule.

– Hour 1 –

  1. Living for a Living: Programming, Contracting, Slacking, Living - Phillip Kerman

    Love programming but also want to have a life? This fun look at how to balance it all can ensure you get a daily nap.

  2. The Site Rewrite Project - Adrian Moreno [ME!]

    The task was to update the UI of our existing site. Instead we rewrote it from the ground up using an OO Architecture.

  3. A FarCry from Open Source - Geoff Bowers

    Building an open source community is rewarding but hard work; it’s not enough to have great code.

  4. Coding without code - Dan Florio

    I made a button. I named it ‘play_btn’. Wouldn’t it be great if Flash were smart enough to make it work without code?

  5. PureMVC and the Art of Rocketship Maintenance - Clifford Hall

    Learn how PureMVC can help you build robust, scalable and maintainable applications in any AS3 environment.

  6. Everything is Important- Robert Hoekman, Jr.

    A tiny change to the WordPress.com home page dramatically increased conversions. See why incremental improvements work.

  7. RIAForge - Raymond Camden

    I’ll talk about RIAForge, Adobe’s open source support site.

  8. Building Open Source Software for Flash - Chris Allen

    Discusses what goes into an open source project for Flash. Includes how to build a team, get paid work, and more.

– Hour 2 –

  1. Mapping with AIR - Greg Sadetsky

    We will present different ways to easily integrate the latest mapping technology into AIR applications, using a variety of 2D and 3D mapping engines, including Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, ESRI ArcWeb Explorer and Poly9 FreeEarth.

  2. Defining Rich - Kevin Hoyt

    What are the user experience and economic factors that are driving RIA?

  3. Bridging the Designer/ Coder/Manager gaps - Troy Gardner

    Successful interactive projects require coordinating amazingly different people. Here’s help bridging the gaps between.

  4. Making Adobe MAX or How I learned to love the rollercoaster! - Theodore Patrick

    From party planning, to speaker wrangling, to artificial turf selection, let’s take a look at the making of Adobe MAX.

  5. Score with Flex up the middle - Chuck Freedman

    Using Flex Builder, layout was done in minutes. No fiddling with dhtml/css to arrange elements, just drag & drop & done!

  6. Developing enterprise applications in a world in beta - Michael Colombo

    Seen enough Web 2.0 mashups? Let’s discuss building a business case, managing, and executing in an Adobe RIA universe.

  7. RIA Revolution in Enterprise Application Development - Anatole Tartakovsky

    I will share my vision of the future enterprise:integrated approach to RIA, real-time data streaming, document management.

  8. Development for the Young at Heart - Max

    I think someone hit the “send” button a bit early on the last one. I’ll see if I can find out what it’s about.

See you Sunday!

About the Author
Adrian J. Moreno

Adrian is an enterprise solution architect and full stack developer. Which stack depends on which system is on fire at the time. More information