Posts Tagged ‘Conferences’

Posted in Blog on July 22, 2007

It’s always good to check

This week is a mildly complicated travel week for me (or was going to be). With the original flight plan, I would leave Washington, D.C. at 7am on Wednesday and arrive in San Francisco at 9:30am. I would then have to grab my luggage and get from Terminal 3 to Terminal 1 to then board an Al ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 26, 2006

Late breaking OSCON news!

I apologize for the extremely late notice, but James Jones (also of Yahoo!) and I will be giving a talk at OSCON in Portland, OR which you might find interesting. Here is the relevant information: Yahoo! Disaster Response: Being prepared for the next Katrina After learning from the lesson ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on April 16, 2006

‘Writing Your Own PHP Extensions: How & Why ...

This year I will be speaking at a bit larger of a conference than last year. I was invited to speak at the O’Reilly Open Source Convention in Portland at the end of July. Looking at the topics list, it is sure to be a fantastic conference again this year. My talk is entitled “W ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on November 7, 2005

IPC Power Workshops Day 1 – Sunday

The morning started off with everyone meeting downstairs for breakfast. I was utterly amazed with the hotel’s wide selection of things to choose from. I doubt anyone could not find something there to eat and best of all it was free. After finishing up eating, the workshops began at 9 ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on November 5, 2005

Want Yahoo! Swag?

Well if you do, come find me at the International PHP Conference – Fall Edition 2005 ( and I will let you know what you have to do to get some! Photos of what I brought are here: Yahoo! swag photos Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on November 5, 2005

International PHP Conference Fall Edition – ...

Friday at noon I took off for Frankfurt, Germany to speak at the Fall Edition of the International PHP Conference ( The flight from San Jose to Chicago was decent and I spent most of the time talking about the state of the airline industry (more leaning toward ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on October 15, 2005

Quick IPC Reminder

Just a reminder to everyone, the International PHP Conference fall edition is only 3 weeks away. I will be there presenting on the following topics: GUI Development in PHP-GTK2 PHP and AJAX PHP and Java in the Enterprise Make sure and register now before it’s too late. Look me up at ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 26, 2005

What do you want to see/learn at a PHP Conference? ...

Catching up on some of my blog reading last night before heading to bed, I came across a very thought provoking post on Alan Knowles’ blog. As he didn’t have much feedback there, I was hoping more would comment here and give more insight. Here is an excerpt of his posting: R ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 19, 2005

Heading back to Europe for IPC 2005 Fall Edition

Just got confirmation that I will be heading back to Europe this fall for the International PHP Conference 2005 Fall Edition. This time it will be held in Frankfurt, Germany at the beautiful NH Hotel (or so I heard). I’ll post more information as soon as I get a speaking schedule (lo ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on June 23, 2005

Zend/PHP Conference 2005

Just wanted to make a post on the upcoming Zend/PHP Conference this fall from October 18th-21st, 2005. Based on the inside scoop I have heard, it will be quite the conference to attend in the US this year, so if you’re involved in PHP in any way I would highly advise you make p ... Continue Reading