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Day One - Monday, September 14
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Welcome Refreshments
8:00 - 8:05 a.m. Welcome and Announcements
8:05 - 9:05 a.m. Keynote: The Future of Ajax: The Browser Reinvented with Ben Galbraith and Dion Almaer, Co-founders of Ajaxian.com
9:05 - 9:45 a.m. Session Previews / Lightning Rounds
9:45 - 10:10 a.m. Morning Refreshment Break, Peer and Vendor Networking
10:10 - 11:10 a.m. Design Tips for Dynamic UIs Under Heavy Load
Patrick Lightbody
Beyond IFrames: Web Sandboxes
Scott Isaacs
Building Accessible User Interfaces with jQuery and Fluid Infusion
Colin Clark
From Desktop to Web - Getting it Right
Jon Trelfa
11:20 - 12:00 p.m. Keynote: Models: A Relationship Guide for Ajax Developers with Christophe Keromen, Senior Product Manager, 4D and Brendan Coveney, CEO, 4D
12:00 - 12:50 p.m. Lunch and Peer Networking
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Panel: ES5: ECMAScript Standards for a Better Web
Allen Wirfs-Brock, Douglas Crockford, Brendan Eich and Mark Miller
2:25 - 3:25 p.m. Interoperable Ajax Tools and Mashups
Adam Peller
API Doc Smackdown: YUI Doc versus JS Doc Toolkit
Ted Husted
Even Faster Web Sites
Steve Souders
Designing for Interesting Moments
Bill Scott
3:25 - 3:50 p.m. Afternoon Refreshment Break, Peer and Vendor Networking
3:50 - 4:15 p.m. Building Standards based and Accessible Ajax sites with Dreamweaver CS4 with Paul Burnett, Senior Worldwide Evangelist, Creative Solutions, Adobe Systems
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Keynote: The JSON Saga with Douglas Crockford, Author of JavaScript: The Good Parts and Creator of JSON
5:15 p.m. Ajax Experience Evening Event, sponsored by Wakanda
7:15 p.m. Dinner with Strangers
Day Two - Tuesday, September 15
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Welcome Refreshments
8:00 - 8:05 a.m. Welcome and Announcements
8:05 - 9:05 a.m. Keynote: ECMAScript Harmony and the Future of JavaScript with Brendan Eich, Creator of JavaScript and CTO of Mozilla
9:05 - 9:35 a.m. Session Previews / Lightning Rounds
9:35 - 10:00 a.m. Morning Refreshment Break, Peer and Vendor Networking
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Standards Session
Brendan Eich
Web Compatibility and Performance Testing in a Multi-Browser World
Imad Moulin & Buddy Brewer
11:40 - 12:20 p.m. Keynote: The 80/20 Rule with Paul Burnett, Senior Worldwide Evangelist, Creative Solutions, Adobe Systems
12:20 - 1:10 p.m. Lunch and Peer Networking
1:20 - 1:50 p.m. Ajax Load Testing Considerations
Eric Beland
Using the Internet Explorer 8 Developer Tools
Chris Bowen
Integrating Hardware and the Web
Kevin Hoyt
Real-Time 3D Ajax Charts Across all Browsers
Rik Arends
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Advanced Web Application Security
Joe Walker
Adaptive Static Resource Optimization in the Ajax World
Changhao Jiang & David Wei
Object Oriented CSS: for Scalable, Fast and Beautiful Web Applications
Nicole Sullivan & Gonzalo Cordero
JavaScript: The Good Parts
Douglas Crockford
3:00 - 3:25 p.m. Afternoon Refreshment Break, Peer and Vendor Networking
3:25 - 4:25 p.m. Ample SDK: Standards-based GUI Framework for Client-side Applications
Sergey Ilinsky
How to Simplify and Automate Testing Ajax Applications
Ted Husted
Web Services and JavaScript - Using and Offering Data on the Web for All of Us
Christian Heilmann
JavaScript Patterns
Stoyan Stefanov
4:25 - 5:25 p.m. Ask the Expert Discussion Groups
4:25 - 6:25 p.m. Ajax Experience Evening Event, sponsored by Adobe
Day Three - Wednesday, September 16
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Welcome Refreshments
8:00 - 8:05 a.m. Welcome and Announcements
8:05 - 9:05 a.m. Keynote: The Future of Development Tools with Ross Boucher, Co-founder of 280 North
9:05 - 9:20 a.m. Session Previews / Lightning Rounds
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Improving Facebook's Performance with Ajax and Browser Caching
Changhao Jiang & David Wei
Bringing Data to Life in the Browser with the YUI Library
Jenny Han Donnelly
Designing for the Mobile Web with JavaScript
Brian LeRoux
Building Voice Recognition & Audio Recording into Web Applications with WAMI
Andrew Sutherland
10:30 - 10:55 a.m. Morning Refreshment Break, Peer and Vendor Networking
10:55 - 12:25 p.m. Panel: Secure Mashups: Getting to Safe Web Plugins
Douglas Crockford, Scott Isaacs, Mike Samuel, Marcel Laverdet
12:25 - 1:15 p.m. Lunch and Peer Networking
1:25 - 2:25 p.m. The Challenges and Rewards of Writing a 100K Line JavaScript Application
Laurens van den Oever
Building Rich Web Applications with ExtJS 3.0
Rich Waters
Cappuccino Web Framework
Ross Boucher
Mastering Large-scale JavaScript Applications with qooxdoo
Fabian Jakobs
2:35 - 3:35 p.m. Testing the Testers: YUI Unit versus QUnit
Ted Husted
Building a Web Application with Atlas, Start to Finish
Ross Boucher
Web. Smartphone. Future. Now.
Jason O'Keefe
ARIA - Pushing Accessibility Even Further and How to Get Your Boss to Join In
Joe McCann