Upcoming Conferences

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2012-05-20 2012-05-23 Society for Technical Communication Summit Chicago (Rosemont), IL Janet Swisher Janet will present in a "Beyond the Bleeding Edge" session about how HTML5 video can be used for technical communication, and will demo Popcorn Maker to show how non-programmers can assemble interactive video.
2012-05-23 2012-05-24 Web Directions Code Melbourne, Australia Rob Hawkes Mel­bourne, get your code on. Con­nect with the smartest people on the web and see what’s hap­pen­ing at the lead­ing edge of devel­op­ment.
2012-05-24 2012-05-25 Web Rebels Oslo, Norway Dave Herman The Web Rebels conference is an event which takes place on the 24-25th of May 2012 in Oslo, Norway. We are non-profit community driven conference for everyone who loves programming applications and services using web technology. Our focus is on the art of programming the web based solutions that we all use and cherish. We are very excited to host this community event and we welcome all of our friends around the world who share our passion.
2012-05-25 2012-05-26 SudWeb Toulouse, France Anthony Ricaud, Jérémie Patonnier Sud Web is a two-day conference about Web matters, current and future. Our goal: spreading knowledge and know-how. This year’s focus will build on what made the first edition a success: sharing experience, with real cases. Our priority is daily issues, and inspiration to better ourselves and each other, together.
2012-05-25 2012-05-25 .toster Moscow, Russia Robert Nyman Engineering conference with a strong focus on JavaScript.
2012-05-26 2012-05-27 Polyglot Vancouver, BC Jeff Griffiths, Rolland Tanglao, James Burke, others Polyglot un-conference. An entirely non-denominational software development conference that is about software development and nothing but.
2012-05-27 2012-05-27 Firefox x Ubuntu 12(.04) Release Party Taichung, Taiwan Irvin,Petercpg,BobChao When Firefox 12 meets Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, two communities will join together and have a joyful party to celebrating the lately release of the best OSS browser and operating system.
2012-05-28 2012-05-28 State of Play Sydney, Australia Rob Hawkes Browser based games and HTML5 are hot. Web or game design­ers and develop­ers, cre­atives and deci­sion mak­ers in dig­i­tal agen­cies, game indus­try big wigs: dive into the busi­ness & tech­nol­ogy chal­lenges and oppor­tu­ni­ties at the inter­sec­tion of the web and gam­ing at State of Play 2012.
2012-05-29 2012-05-31 MOSQUITO Issy-Les-Moulineaux, France Etienne Segonzac MOSQUITO project partners are organizing their second event around mobile application fragmentation in Paris, France (29-31 May 2012). Over the three days, attend and get an unique chance to: * Listen to current major issues in the mobile world during the one day workshop: major stakeholders will be there to explain their view on the mobile fragmentation issues and how they overcome them. Real use cases will be presented as well. Check out the agenda! * Participate to an HTML5 training conducted by W3C staff. * Test mobile HTML5 applications in real world situations on a wide variety of devices through various network configurations during the 2-days interop event. * Promote your brand to boost the mobile market and develop the successful ecosystem. * Check state of the art web technologies: HTML5, ...
2012-05-29 2012-05-29 Reasons to be 'appy London, England Chris Heilmann Microsoft sponsored conference on HTML5 apps - talk about the issues with HTML5 and solutions to be found.
2012-05-30 2012-05-31 OUG Harmony Aulanko, Finland Sheeri Cabral The Harmony conference has independent technical sessions about Oracle technologies, including MySQL, in Hämeenlinna, Finland and Riga, Latvia.
2012-05-30 2012-05-31 Fluent San Francisco, CA Rob Hawkes At the O’Reilly Fluent Conference, you’ll make sense of the vast explosion of JavaScript and related technologies and take away practical skills you can apply immediately. Fluent gives developers working with JavaScript a place to gather and learn from each other. From the moment the conference starts, you’ll be immersed in JavaScript and related technologies.
2012-06-01 2012-06-02 Over the air Bletchley Park, UK Christian Heilmann, cyberdees UK's biggest Mobile event.
2012-06-08 2012-06-10 SouthEast Linux Fest and Open Database Camp Charlotte, NC Sheeri Cabral The Southeast LinuxFest is a community event for anyone who wants to learn more about Linux and Free & Open Source software. It is part educational conference, and part social gathering. Like Linux itself, it is shared with attendees of all skill levels to communicate tips and ideas, and to benefit all who use Linux/Free and Open Source Software. LinuxFest is the place to learn, to make new friends, to network with new business partners, and most importantly, to have fun! Open Database Camp, now in its 6th year, is a free community event for anyone who wants to learn more about open source databases like MySQL, Postgresql, SQLite, MongoDB, Cassandra, etc.
2012-06-09 2012-06-10 PyCon Taiwan 2012 Taipei, Taiwan Kan-Ru Chen and many other community members PyCon,亦即 Python 年會,是 Python 社群最大型的年度聚會。PyCon 是社群同好自發籌辦的活動,展現 Python 在各式領域的應用現況。我們致力讓台灣 Python 年會成為高品質的專業活動,讓與會朋友享受技術交流的樂趣,體驗社群獨有的熱情。 2012 台灣 Python 年會的特色,除了呈現 Python 在應用領域的案例和實務,也重視與會人員的交流互動,包括促成開發者與廠商之間的合作可能,達到提昇社群技能和豐富產業發展的目的。
2012-06-11 2012-06-11 FFWD.PRO Zagreb, Croatia Robert Nyman Micro conference and workshops for Internet Professionals
2012-06-15 2012-06-16 Test the Web Forward Adobe @ 601 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA fantasai, dbaron Test the Web Forward! Representatives from W3C, Google, Mozilla, and Microsoft will be on hand to guide you in writing tests for CSS and SVG features in order to get them implemented consistently across all browsers faster. So if you're passionate about HTML, CSS, or SVG, come along to make the web more awesome!
2012-06-19 2012-06-21 Solutions Linux Paris, France Anthony Ricaud The European Fair for Linux and Open Source softwares.
2012-06-25 2012-06-29 Open Source Bridge Portland, OR Jeff Griffiths, Christie Koehler, Shane Caraveo, others Open Source Bridge is a conference for developers working with open source technologies and for people interested in learning the open source way.
2012-07-04 2012-07-07 WebVisions Barcelona, Spain Crystal Beasley WebVisions explores the future of the Web and mobile design, technology, user experience and business strategy. We’re changing the world, one byte at a time.
2012-07-07 2012-07-12 13th Libre Software Meeting (LSM or RMLL) Geneva, Switzerland Jean-Yves Perrier The LSM (RMLL in French) is a cycle of conferences around Open Source. It is a free event, opened to anybody. Talks and activities ranges from technical presentations (like BrowserID) to Linux install parties and support.
2012-09-17 2012-09-19 Smashing Conference Freiburg, Germany Christian Heilmann Smashing Magazine's conference

Past Conferences

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2011-01-08 2011-01-23 Firefox Build for Platform x64 San Juan Lozano Juan Pablo Discutions, colaborations, ideas, and more... I have firefox for x64?... or with firefox x86 complete total satisfaction?... do you think?
2011-03-09 2011-03-13 Confoo Montreal, Canada Andy McKay Close Share: Rating Slides View session page Anatomy of a large Django site
2011-03-18 2011-03-18 State of the browser London, England Paul Rouget Panel with all the browser vendors on newest technologies Presentation Material
2011-03-29 2011-03-30 NASA Open Source Summit 2011 Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California Pascal Finette Lessons from Mozilla Presentation Material
2011-03-30 2011-03-30 Stockholm Web Monkeys Stockholm, Sweden Robert Nyman Community meetup where Robert will lead an HTML5 discussion: What's good, what's missing, web browser implementation takes
2011-04-07 2011-04-07 London jQuery Meetup The Guardian, London Ross Bruniges
2011-04-13 2011-04-14 Funkas Tillgänglighetsdagar Stockholm, Sweden Christian Heilmann Accessibility conference - talking about HTML5 and accessibilty and the clash of innovation vs. accessibility.
2011-04-15 2011-04-16 CCSCNE Springfield, MA Stormy Peters Stormy giving a keynote on Communities: Open Source and Education Working Together Presentation Material
2011-04-16 2011-04-16 W3café accessibilité Paris, France Christian Heilmann Accessibility and innovation Presentation Material
2011-04-19 2011-04-19 Monash University Australia Nicholas Nethercote Software Engineering for Firefox
2011-04-26 2011-04-26 Open Kvarken Vaasa, Finland Robert Nyman Open source conference spreading the awareness of open source software, where Robert will inspire people about HTML5 and the Open Web
2011-04-26 2011-04-28 Philly Emerging Technologies Philadelphia, PA, USA Stormy Peters Stormy is giving a keynote titled Would you give it away?
2011-05-02 2011-05-03 JAX Mainz, Germany Christian Heilmann HTML5 Keynote - telling the Java audience about client side technologies
2011-05-06 2011-05-08 FOSSCOM Patras, Greece Christian Heilmann HTML5 for use now! Presentation Material
2011-05-09 2011-05-10 Barcamp Bodensee Friedrichshafen, Germany Jean-Yves Perrier Near the Swiss-German border. Where the legendary Zeppelin were built. The format is a Barcamp. I plan to talk about Persona/BrowserID and about Documenting the Open Web.
2011-05-10 2011-05-11 Google IO San Francisco, California Christian Heilmann HTML5 Video Presentation Material
2011-05-11 2011-05-12 JSDay Italy Verona, Italy Robert Nyman JavaScript - Like a Box of Chocolates
2011-05-15 2011-05-18 STC Summit Sacramento, California, US Eric Shepherd, Janet Swisher Radically Open Documentation: How open documentation works for Mozilla. Presentation Material
2011-05-23 2011-05-23 How HTML5 Will Change the Web Robert Nyman Free online conference about HTML5 Presentation Material
2011-05-25 2011-05-25 Valtech Tech Days Stockholm, Sweden Robert Nyman Exciting things with HTML5 Presentation Material
2011-05-30 2011-06-01 Webinale Berlin, Germany Christian Heilmann HTML fuer Alle
2011-06-03 2011-06-05 Open Help conference Cincinnati, Ohio, US Janet Swisher Engaging developers in Mozilla documentation
2011-06-06 2011-06-08 DjangoCon.eu Amsterdam Andy McKay Large Django sites at Mozilla
2011-06-07 2011-06-08 Inspire Conference London, England Christian Heilmann Mentoring
2011-06-17 2011-06-17 Web2Day Nantes, France Christian Heilmann TBD
2011-06-21 2011-06-24 Open Source Bridge Portland OR, USA Syam Mani, Ryan Snyder, Fred Wenzel, Les Orchard Syam Mani, DNSSEC
Ryan Snyder, Pulling the Plug
Fred Wenzel, Massively Scaling Django for a Global Audience
Les Orchard, Inviting Contributors to Open Source Webdev thru Virtualization
2011-06-24 2011-06-25 Converge SE Columbia, South Carolina Christian Heilmann HTML5 for all / Using HTML5 Video
2011-07-02 2011-07-02 London Ajax Mobile Event London, England Robert Nyman HTML5 and CSS3: Exploring Mobile Possibilities
2011-07-08 2011-07-08 Highland Fling Edinburgh, Scotland Christian Heilmann Moderating
2011-07-09 2011-07-09 GothamJS NYC, United States Robert Nyman HTML5 APIs: Where no man has gone before
2011-07-16 2011-07-16 Open Web Camp Palo Alto, United States Christian Heilmann HTML5 battles still to be won!
2011-07-25 2011-07-29 OSCON Portland, OR, US Chrissie Brodigan
Laura Thomson
Shyam Mani
Open Source Conference
2011-08-06 2011-08-12 Desktop Summit Berlin, Germany Stormy Peters, Lucas Rocha Desktop Summit (GUADEC + Akademy)
2011-09-09 2011-09-09 Ask MDN: Local Web Development Online Paul Lewis, Hannah Wolfe, Francois Laberge This week's Ask MDN session is on Local Web Development; from code-editors, to server stacks, to general tips and tricks.
2011-09-15 2011-09-15 eMerce eDay Rotterdam, NL Pascal Finette Emerce eDay has been the leading and largest e-business event in the Benelux. Every year brings eDay the latest findings by international speakers. A day filled with thought leaders, eye openers, top cases and inspiration.
2011-09-15 2011-09-15 Mobile Merger Online Conference Online Thomas Arend Mobile Merger is the premier online event aimed at helping you incorporate mobile into your business. Learn from 36 unique sessions around mobile marketing, mobile advertising, mobile commerce, mobile recruiting, mobile development and much more. 3 separate tracks and 27 hours of original mobile content will be recorded for on demand replay later. Engage and strategize with our expert speaker lineup. Network with other professionals in our private group. Review days worth of mobile building materials in our mobile locker, a value-add for all attendees.
2011-09-18 2011-09-20 Kings of Code Amsterdam. Netherlands Christian Heilmann HTML5, What now?
2011-09-21 2011-09-22 dMexco Cologne Alex Fowler Digital marketing conference
2011-09-21 2011-09-22 ad:tech London, UK Alex Fowler ad:tech is an interactive advertising and technology conference and exhibition.
2011-09-22 2011-09-23 OWASP AppSecUSA Minneapolis, MN Michael Coates, Sid Stamm OWASP AppSec USA 2011 is an application security conference for information security and development enthusiasts building software - which plays such a vital role in our lives - to be more secure.
2011-09-27 2011-09-27 HTML5 Dev Conference San Francisco Bobby Richter + Dan Mosedale We'll be introducing Paladin, an HTML5Gaming initiative, and Gladius, a 3D gaming engine from Mozilla Labs.
2011-09-27 2011-09-27 HTML5 Dev Conference San Francisco, CA David Herman Dave Herman is a resident programming language propeller-head at Mozilla. He has been a member of Ecma TC39, the committee in charge of standardizing JavaScript, since 2006. At Mozilla, Dave works on programming language design, including next generation features. Ecma TC39, the committee in charge of standardizing JavaScript, has been working on the next edition for several years as well. In this talk Dave will describe some of the new features planned for the future of JavaScript.
2011-09-29 2011-09-29 Addons SDK Workshop London, England Jeff Griffiths Addons SDK Workshop
2011-09-30 2011-09-30 Evento Linux Lisbon, Portugal Christian Heilmann HTML5 TBD
2011-10-01 2011-10-02 JSConf.eu Berlin, Germany Jeff Griffiths MDN Docs Sprint, Various Mozillians attending.
2011-10-01 2011-10-05 Adobe MAX 2011 Los Angeles, United States Robert Nyman HTML5 - The 2012 of the Web
2011-10-05 2011-10-05 European Startup Week Vienna Pascal Finette A five-day conference with focus on Startups from Central and Eastern Europe.
2011-10-06 2011-10-07 Fronteers 2011 Amsterdam, Netherlands Robert Nyman HTML5 Forms
2011-10-07 2011-10-08 Tulsa Hackathon Tulsa, OK, USA Luke Crouch Hacking Tulsa Presentation Material
2011-10-08 2011-10-08 HTML5.tx Austin TX, USA Kyle Simpson HTML5 JavaScript on Crack
2011-10-10 2011-10-13 Web 2.0 Expo New York City, NY Brendan Eichs Web 2.0 Expo is a conference and tradeshow for everyone who cares about embracing and extending the opportunities created by Web 2.0 technologies.
2011-10-12 2011-10-12 Paypal X Innovate San Jose, USA Christian Heilmann A Glimpse Into the Near Future of Real Web Applications
2011-10-13 2011-10-15 Paris Web 2011 Paris, France Mounir Lamouri, Robert Nyman, Anthony Ricaud, Paul Rouget Conferences and workshops around accessibility, web design and quality in web development
2011-10-17 2011-10-21 Google Summer of Code Doc Sprint Summit Mountain View CA, USA Janet Swisher Writing documentation for open source projects
2011-10-19 2011-10-19 HTML5 live London, England Christian Heilmann One day HTML5 event
2011-10-19 2011-10-21 Latinoware Foz do Iguaçu (Iguazú River Mouth), Paraná, Brazil Reuben Morais, Fernando Pereira Silveira, Rodrigo Padula The Latin-American Open Source Software Conference – Latinoware – is an event that opens space for discussion and reflection on the use of Open Source Software in Latin America, in addition to promoting integration and valuing at the Latin-American level.
2011-10-20 2011-10-21 Frontrow Krakow, Poland Christian Heilmann Web Frontend conference
2011-10-22 2011-10-27 SPLASH Portland, OR Brendan Eich SPLASH is an annual conference that embraces all aspects of software construction and delivery, and that joins all factions of programming technologies.
2011-10-26 2011-10-26 Performance and Genericity Seminar Paris, France Nicolas Pierron The seminar goal is the dissemination of knowledge and skills on modeling performance and generic library. The talk held by Nicolas Pierron is on the optimizations and expectations of SpiderMonkey.
2011-10-27 2011-10-29 FSOSS Toronto Jeff Griffiths The annual Free Software and Open Source Symposium provides a venue to share the latest trends in open source. It is an event aimed at bringing together industry, developers, educators and the community and any other interested parties to discuss open source, open web, and academic/industry partnerships.
2011-10-27 2011-10-28 Dublin Web Summit Dublin, Ireland Tristan Nitot This October we'll celebrate our first birthday, with another two-day Summit, for the start up and business communities.
2011-10-27 2011-10-28 TECH4AFRICA Johannesburg, South Africa Robert Nyman TBA
2011-11-01 2011-11-02 New Game Conf San Francisco, CA Alan Kligman, Robert Richter HTML5 game development
2011-11-01 2011-11-01 HTML5 live New York City Christian Heilmann One day HTML5 event
2011-11-01 2011-11-02 New Game Conf San Francisco, CA Rob Hawkes HTML5 Game Developers
2011-11-04 2011-11-05 StarTechConf Santiago, Chile Robert Nyman HTML5 APIs: Where no man has gone before
2011-11-04 2011-11-06 Mozilla Festival London, England Lots of Mozillians Mozilla Festival — Media, Freedom and the Web. A gathering of passionate, creative people using the web to bend, hack and reinvent media. We're solving real problems and building prototypes with talented designers, world-class journalists, resourceful media-makers, and cutting-edge developers.
2011-11-04 2011-11-05 1DevDay Detroit Detroit, MI Kevin Dangoor The goal of 1DevDay is to unite the Metro Detroit Software Development community for one day of knowledge sharing, learning and exploration. This event is a grassroots undertaking to bring an affordable, accessible, tech conference to the Metro Detroit area. The DetroitDevDays mission is to build a software developer community in the Detroit area that is regarded as the best in the world. Notes and links for Kevin Dangoor's talk are here: http://www.blueskyonmars.com/2011/11/10/tools-for-web-developers-1devday/
2011-11-07 2011-11-08 Keeping it Realtime Conference Portland, OR Chris Blizzard, Mike Taylor, Dietrich Ayala Discussing the methods, technology, & challenges of creating the realtime web.
2011-11-08 2011-11-09 Velocity Europe Berlin, Germany Christian Heilmann Speaking about Firefox performance
2011-11-09 2011-11-12 Grace Hopper Women in Computing Portland, OR, USA Stormy Peters, Lukas Blakk What if all women knew how to program? Panelists: Stormy Peters (Mozilla), Sarah Allen (Blazing Cloud), Mel Chua (Red Hat), and Lukas Blakk (Mozilla)
2011-11-10 2011-11-11 Codebits.eu Lisbon, Portugal Patrick McManus An 800+ engineers-only Portuguese conference/hackathon. I'll be talking about emerging challenges and strategies with web transport protocols with a focus on SPDY, WebSockets, and developments in TCP.
2011-11-11 2011-11-11 Nerd New Year Redwood City, CA Mathew Claypotch, Greg Koberger Hackathon and street festival bringing developers and techies together to raise money for various charities.
2011-11-12 2011-11-13 MozCamp - Europe Berlin, Germany Lots of Mozillians This MozCamp will be an exceptional event for all of us. The web is moving fast and Mozilla is growing ever faster. MozCamp is a unique opportunity to meet together and synchronize our vision and activities in Europe as we prepare for 2012 and beyond.
2011-11-13 2011-11-16 The Lavacon Conference on Digital Media and Content Strategies Austin TX, USA Janet Swisher Shepherding the development of community-generated content
2011-11-18 2011-11-18 User Research Friday San Francisco, CA Diane Loviglio a casual conference, user research friday is where UX, research, and design professionals gather to discuss methods and meet each other.
2011-11-19 2011-11-19 Add-on SDK Hack Day Mountain View Jeff Griffiths An all-day event is designed to get you hands-on experience using the Add-on SDK & the online Add-on Builder to create Firefox addons.
2011-11-19 2011-11-20 MozCamp - Asia Kuala Lampoor, Malaysia Lots of Mozillians The theme of the 2011 Mozilla Camp Asia will be Many Voices, One Mozilla, to celebrate the diversity of our regional communities and reinforce that we're united as Mozillians.
2011-11-20 2011-11-22 Beyond Tellerand Cologne, Germany Christian Heilmann Building the next web experience
2011-11-26 2011-11-26 mozsn meetup rentrée Dakar/Sénégal Vivien Nicolas, Mounir Lamouri, Claire Corgnou, Mouhamadou M. CAMARA This meetup is intended to make a small record set way to the Mozilla community Senegal, but also see the Mozilla big projects for 2012 and prepare our community to participate. This will be also the occasion to launch the community portal mozilla-senegal.org. We will mozilliens intervention from the Paris office and you can follow the event live around the world via Livestreaming
2011-12-01 2011-12-01 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Summit Toronto, Ontario Mitchell Baker The Top 100 Summit is an exclusive chance to get up close and personal with our influential past and present Top 100 Winners from across Canada.
2011-12-11 2011-12-11 BarCamp Saigon Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Viet Nam Arky (@playingwithsid) BarCamp is a user-generated event — open, participatory workshop-events, whose content is provided by participants — focusing on technology as well as teaching and learning. The event will be bilingual, in both Vietnamese and English.
2011-12-11 2011-12-11 BarCamp Saigon Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Viet Nam 300 BarCamp is a user-generated event — open, participatory workshop-events, whose content is provided by participants — focusing on technology as well as teaching and learning. The event will be bilingual, in both Vietnamese and English.
2011-12-13 2011-12-13 London Ajax London, England 60 Talking about browserID and the need for new login systems for the web. Also covering open apps and web intents.
2011-12-21 2011-12-21 SmashingMagazine Meetup #3 Stuttgart, Germany Christian Heilmann There is a Google User Group meetup with Paul Irish and I was asked to come around and repeat a talk from Beyond Tellerand
2012-01-07 2012-01-07 Mozillian Meetup Shenzhen, China Mozillians in GuangDong province of China The purpose of this meetup is to promote the latest version of Firefox, and share the experience between Mozillians.
2012-01-14 2012-01-14 meet.js Summit Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland Marek Stępien (@marcoos, speaking) A free Open Web conference organized as a yearly conclusion of meet.js summits in Poland.
2012-01-16 2012-01-20 linux.conf.au Ballarat, Australia Laura Thomson, Shyam Mani, Ben Kero LCA is Australia's largest FOSS event.
2012-01-24 2012-01-25 Node Summit San Francisco, CA Brendan Eich, Mark Mayo, Lloyd Hilaiel, Harald Kirschner, Anant Narayan All things Node.js
2012-01-24 2012-01-25 Node Summit San Francisco, CA Brendan Eich, Mark Mayo Mark Mayo participates in a panel session titled "Large Scale Web" where they'll discuss the challenges of operating at web scale and how they plan to leverage Node.js to keep up with the ever increasing demand for always on, real-time connectivity. Brendan Eich will also participate in a panel titled "The Evolution of Javascript" where attendees will hear about the evolution of Javascript from a panel of experts who have taken it from an idea to where it stands today.
2012-01-25 2012-01-26 Mozilla Capture The Flag Online Frederik Braun, Yvan Boily The Mozilla CTF is a public capture the flag hacking competition for participants from all over the world. The CTF will go for exactly 24 hours.
2012-02-01 2012-02-01 Firefox for Android Superheroes Meetup San Francisco, CA Michelle Luna, Ibai Garcia, Cheng Wang This is a meetup for Firefox mobile users and developers. In February we will celebrate the NativeUI with a toast to all of the contributors and a look at the new features and performance.
2012-02-03 2012-02-03 news:rewired London, England Christian Heilmann Showing Popcorn.js to journalists.
2012-02-04 2012-02-05 FOSDEM Brussels, Belgium Jeff Griffiths, Matteo Ferretti FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.
2012-02-04 2012-02-04 FOSDEM Brussels, Belgium Jean-Yves Perrier FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.
2012-02-04 2012-02-05 FOSDEM 2012 Brussels, Belgium Rob Hawkes Rob will be talking at FOSDEM about the Mozilla Labs Apps project as well as giving an insight into the future of HTML5 game development.
2012-02-04 2012-02-05 Fosdem 2012 Brussels, Belgium Lots of Mozillians FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration necessary.
2012-02-06 2012-02-07 Techshare India 2012 New Delhi, India Arky Since 2008, Techshare India has brought about awareness about the needs of people with disabilities in India. Techshare India is a National Conference with International participation. It has brought so many conversations to the forefront from web accessibility to digital talking books, from patient moving hoists to accessible ATMs, from screen readers to sign language interpreter relay services, from AAC devices to reading writing tools.
2012-02-07 2012-03-07 Blackberry DevCon Europe Amsterdam, NL Christian Heilmann Browser Panel
2012-02-10 2012-02-12 Mozilla India Inter Community Meetup 2012 Pune, India Gen Kanai, Arky, Vineel Reddy, Stas Malolepzy, Axel Hecht, Mozilla Reps, Student reps, Regional community First event Mozilla India regional community meetup.
2012-02-10 2012-02-10 jQuery UK Oxford, England Christian Heilmann The main jQuery event in Europe.
2012-02-10 2012-02-12 GNUnify'12 Pune, India Gen Kanai, Arky, Vineel Reddy, Stas Malolepzy, Axel Hect GNUnify'12(February 10-11, 2012) is the annual conference hosted by SICSR. The event focuses on Open Source and Emerging/ Next generation technologies in the world of FOSS. Speakers from Mozilla will be hosting: -- Developer session -- Localization session -- Social event
2012-02-11 2012-02-12 NodePDX Portland, OR Dietrich Ayala NodePDX is an independent grassroots technology conference for the Portland Node.js and Javascript communities. The two-day conference will bring together local professionals from the Portland/Pacific Northwest area who are working with Node.js and Javascript to create highly-scalable, bleeding-edge internet/web-based applications.
2012-02-13 2012-02-17 HTML5 Games Work Week Toronto, Canada Rob Hawkes More and more video games developers are starting to look at HTML5 as a key platform for future growth. With the upcoming release of our market place, we are already starting to see support requests coming in, many of which are difficult to resolve without changes to the platform. Games also tend to be a great driver of technology and have high expectation on quality of user experience. Looking at ways to address their needs in an open way will help us improve the platform and positively impact users far beyond just the video game industry, especially those looking to build media rich experiences. This work week is intended to help figure out our path forward and determine how these issues fit in with other priorities.
2012-02-23 2012-02-23 Security & Privacy in the Cloud - Brown University Providence, RI Michael Coates This event will discuss security and privacy controls, risks, and considerations with the increasing move towards Cloud technologies. Michael's Talk: The technologies available on the web are quickly advancing. Along with the new power of these technologies come new attack vectors that are leveraged to exploit users and websites. To combat these new threats, browsers have been enhanced with many new security capabilities that automatically protect the user or can be enabled by a web application to create a more secure browsing experience. During this discussion we will explore the changing threat landscape and discuss new security controls within browsers that help protect users against today's most prevalent attack techniques.
2012-02-27 2012-02-28 BSidesSF San Francisco Yvan Boily (presenting), Joe Stephensen It is a technical security conference.
2012-02-29 2012-02-29 Society for Technical Communication Toronto Community Management Day Toronto ON, Canada Janet Swisher For technical communicators who want to grow professionally. Participants will learn about agile development and community-driven collaborative content, and will apply them hands-on to benefit crisiscommons.org.
2012-02-29 2012-03-02 Confoo Montreal Andy McKay PHP Québec, Montréal-Python, Montreal.rb, Montreal Jug, W3Qc, OWASP Montréal, Android Montreal, are proud to announce the third edition of the ConFoo Conference. From February 29th to March 2nd, 2012, international experts in Java, .Net, PHP, Python and Ruby will present solutions for developers and project managers the prestigious Hilton Bonaventure Hotel, located downtown Montréal.
2012-03-01 2012-03-01 Mobile World Congress - Mobile & Privacy Seminar Barcelona, Spain Alex Fowler Come along to this workshop and join the conversation on how we can help ensure the privacy of mobile users is respected and safeguarded across the mobile ecosystem in ways that make sense for users and which support innovation and which creates opportunities.
2012-03-05 2012-03-09 GDC San Francisco, CA Rob Hawkes, Martin Best, Alan Kligman, Bobby Richter Mozilla will have a technical and developer outreach presecence at GDC and would love to meet up with and chat HTML5 games with anyone who is attending.
2012-03-06 2012-03-07 World Internet Developer Summit HK Tim Chien Get connected with the greatest minds in the industry with the latest Internet development, news, various development platform techniques, hints and tips. World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Microsoft, Facebook, Yahoo!, Mozilla and more are coming all together with motivating and inspirational talks and workshops. Hundreds of developers will gather at the summit to meet, learn and exchange experiences and ideas on different development platform / environment. The main theme of the event is HTML5 and it will be divided into two parts: conference and workshops. The workshops will provide a two way communication platform for developers to obtain hands-on experience in small groups to learn new technique, share experience and exchange ideas.
2012-03-09 2012-03-13 SXSW Interactive Festival Austin, TX Many Mozillians, including Brendan Eich, Tantek Celik, David Baron, Joe Stagner On the evening of March 10 at SXSW, Mozilla will co-host a "Science Fair" with the Knight Foundation at the Brush Square Park East Tent near the Convention Center. We anticipate over 200 participants to join for drinks, discussion, and 15 table-top demos spread throughout the venue. The demos will be from Mozilla projects, such as Popcorn.js, Add-Ons, and Open Badges, as well as other innovative web projects with relevant to journalism. The Science Fair is part of an ongoing collaboration with the Knight Foundation to foster open web technology for journalism.
2012-03-09 2012-03-11 PyCon 2012 Santa Clara, CA Stormy Peters PyCon is the largest annual gathering for the community using and developing the open-source Python programming language. PyCon is organized by the Python community for the community. Stormy Peters will be giving a keynote.
2012-03-14 2012-03-14 ParisHackers Meetup #4 Paris, FRance Tristan Nitot Hackers News community in Paris will meet up for the 4th time. The topic of the talk will be: * How does Mozilla plan to be relevant in a world of apps and mobile? * How does the Mozilla mission play a role in there?
2012-03-23 2012-03-24 Codemotion University of Rome Carlo Frinolli Codemotion is the main Italian technical event, born last year as evolution of JavaDay, oragnized in Rome.It takes Javaday a giant step further: it’s open to all languages and technologies, becoming a catalyst for more creativity and more job opportunities.
2012-03-24 2012-03-24 MDN Hack Day Manhattan, NY Developer Evangelist Team Join Mozilla's Developer Engagement team on Saturday, March 24th for a day of hacking on open web technologies such as HTML5 Apps & Games, Identity, Firefox Addons and Open Web Documentation.
2012-03-28 2012-03-28 Developing Cross Platform Apps with HTML5 Vancouver, BC James Burke From the event link: Want to learn about HTML5 and how it can be used to create some incredible, complex apps that work flawlessly across multiple cross platforms? i.e. smartphone, tablet, notebook, or a Smart TV. Wavefront is pleased to partner with speakers Jesse Heaslip, local developer and HTML5 practitioner, and Thomas Lewis, Technical Evangelist from Microsoft, for an introductory overview into HTML5 and the different APIs and templates you can utilize to kickstart your development. A local developer case study will be featured along with the opportunity to ask the experts questions on this hot topic!
2012-03-29 2012-04-01 Regional Leadership Development Conference 2012 Sacramento, CA Jennifer Arguello This is a leadership conference for members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (www.shpe.org) in the Northwestern region of the US. The conference is comprised of various workshops about leadership and chapter development. I am on the National Board of Directors for SHPE as the Region 1 Vice President. I will be in facilitating various activities from Leadership panels, Roundtables, Fundraising workshops and regional meetings.
2012-03-30 2012-03-30 TLDRconf San Francisco, CA Pascal Finette HTML5 & Post-PC web
2012-04-04 2012-04-06 Web 5 Béziers, France Robert Nyman The aim of Web-5 is to show that WebGL, Dojo Toolkit, SocketIO, NodeJS, HTML5 and JavaScript are not just buzzwords, but real opportunities in terms of development of client application.
2012-04-07 2012-04-07 Triton Day Experience La Jolla, CA Jen Arguello This is a day full of information sessions and tours for prospective students at UC San Diego. As part of the Computer Science and Engineering Department Alumni Advisory Board, I will be part of an alumni panel for incoming students. I will also be speaking at a Diversity event for minority students accepted into UCSD.
2012-04-13 2012-04-13 Tulsa School of Dev Tulsa, OK Luke Crouch (groovecoder) Tulsa, think like the web.
2012-04-14 2012-04-15 OSDC.tw 2012 Taipei, Taiwan Li Gong, Tim Chien, and many other mozillians! Having lots of tech talks, meeting with good friends every years. That is the key points of the OSDC.TW.
2012-04-14 2012-04-15 djangocong Carnon-Montpellier, France Anthony Ricaud, Alexis Métaireau French Django conference.
2012-04-14 2012-04-15 OSDC.tw 2012 Taipei, Taiwan Tim Chien, Po-chiang Chao and many others from community Having lots of tech talks, meeting with good friends every years. That is the key points of the OSDC.TW.
2012-04-17 2012-04-18 DIBI (Design It. Build It.) Newcastle, UK Rob Hawkes Over the past three years DIBI has attracted some of the world’s most talented and influential web designers and developers to the North East of England for an awesome two day event designed to generate learning, new relationships and innovation.
2012-04-18 2012-04-18 Cinéma et Animation sur le Web / Firefox Flicks Paris Clarista Presenting Firefox Flicks, PopCorn.js and video on the Web.
2012-04-20 2012-04-21 RVA Hackathon Richmond, VA James Long We're hosting a hackathon where anything goes. People are going to come and create stuff for 24 hours and at the end going to show it off. There will be some talks as well during that time.
2012-04-20 2012-04-20 MDN Hack Day Buenos Aires Buenos Aires ( exact location TBD, see lanyrd for updates ) Robert Nyman, Shanre Caraveo, Shezmeen Prasad, many more Buenos Aires Hackday Description Join Mozilla's Developer Engagement team on Friday, April 20th for a day of full-stack Web hackery and good times with HTML5 and friends, Apps & Games & Firefox Addons.
2012-04-23 2012-04-23 Cambridge Geek Night Cambridge, England Ben Francis Ben Francis will be giving a talk about Mozilla's Boot to Gecko project, a complete standalone mobile operating system for the open web. http://mozilla.org/b2g
2012-04-23 2012-04-23 Node.Philly Philadelphia, PA Lloyd Hilaiel Node.Philly 2012 is an exclusive evening event for anyone interested in Node.js. In addition to hearing from some of the most influential Node experts, there will be plenty of food and drink, hands-on demos and tons of chances to meet and collaborate with other members of the community.
2012-04-28 2012-04-28 State of the browser 2 London, England Christian Heilmann Annual battle of the browser makers in London.
2012-04-28 2012-04-29 Game Hack Buckinghamshire, UK Rob Hawkes An overnight hackathon at the world famous Pinewood Studios and it’s all about making games!
2012-05-11 2012-05-12 Professional IT Community Conference New Brunswick, NJ Matthew Zeier, Sheeri Cabral, Pete Fritchman PICC is a two day east coast conference for all types of system and network administrators, SRE/DevOps, network engineers, DBAs, and other IT professionals from industry, R&D, academia, and government Three Mozillians will be presenting three different talks: Matthew Zeier: Growing Bigger, Stronger, Faster: Reinventing the IT Wheels That Drive the Firefox Distribution Machine Sheeri Cabral: MySQL Security Pete Fritchman: Application Monitoring
2012-05-14 2012-05-17 AnDevCon San Francisco, CA USA Joe Stagner AnDevCon III is the technical conference for software developers building Android apps. AnDevCon is the biggest, info-packed, most practical Android conference in the world.
2012-05-16 2012-05-16 jsDay 2012 Hotel San Marco Via longena 42, Verona Italy Robert Nyman and Mark Boas, probably jsDay Given the rising importance of Javascript, both in the development of web applications and as an all-purpose language, the Italian PHP user group GrUSP decided in 2010 to organize a conference fully dedicated to Javascript, alongside the traditional phpDay conference. Much beyound any expectaion, the first edition has been incredibly successful, with over 300 visitors coming from all around Europe and sponsorship from big corporations and organizations, like Microsoft, Mozilla, Yahoo!, Opera, and Sencha. The speaker list included Steve Souders (Google), Kyle Simpson (Mozilla), James Pearce (Sencha Touch, Facebook), Robert Nyman (Mozilla), Patrick Lauke (Opera), and many more. You can take a look at the videos of past talks at http://vimeo.com/grusp. The 2012 edition of the jsDay will be held in Verona on May 16h-17th. The call for papers will close on February 28th and we are still accepting submissions at: http://www.jsday.it/2012/call-for-papers. Event tickets are available, http://jsday-phpday2012.eventbrite.com/. Please visit http://www.jsday.it/ for more information, and/or our Facebook and Twitter accounts if you want to keep in touch and hear the latest news: https://www.facebook.com/jsday.conference and http://twitter.com/jsconfit.
2012-05-18 2012-05-19 DrupalCamp Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN Dan Callahan Regional Drupal conference. Dan Callahan is speaking on Mozilla Persona in the session "stop making your users remember passwords!"
2012-05-19 2012-05-19 JSDC.tw 2012 Taipei, Taiwan Andreas Gal and many others JSDC.tw 2012 is the first annual Javascript conference in Taiwan. This conference is set to help mid and high-end Javascript developers to learn most important trends of utilizing Javascript in both front and back-end applications in 2012. Also,JSDC.tw can help in providing sponsors a point of engagement to access most prestigious and skilled Javascript developers in Taiwan.
2012-05-21 2012-05-21 meet.js Warsaw Reaktor.net, Warsaw, Poland Marek Stępień (speaking), Zbigniew Braniecki (attending) Local JS meet-up in Warsaw, Poland.