September 6th to 7th 2008. Mountain View, California.


Below you will find the events schedule for the conference. The program is almost complete, with the exception of two slots which still need to be confirmed. I will start adding individual speaker pages over the next few days.

Saturday, 6th September

Time Place Speaker Event
9:00am - 9:50am Building 40 - Doors Open/Registration
10:00am - 10:10am Track 1 Robert Lofthouse Keynote: Chairman's Opening Statement
10:15am - 11:00am Track 1 Guido Van Rossum Keynote: Django & App Engine
11:10am - 12:10am Track 1 David Cramer High Performance Django
11:10am - 12:10pm Track 2 Brian Rosner What's New in Newforms-Admin?
12:20pm - 1:20pm - Jacob Kaplan Moss Lunch + Keynote: State of Django
1:30pm - 2:15pm Track 1 Christian Hammond & David Trowbridge ReviewBoard
1:30pm - 2:15pm Track 2 Chris Moffitt Satchmo
2:25pm - 3:25pm Track 1 Malcolm Tredinnick Inside the ORM
2:25pm - 3:25pm Track 2 James Bennett Reusable Apps
3:25pm - 3:45pm - - Snack Break
3:50pm - 4:50pm Track 1 Justin Bronn GeoDjango
3:50pm - 4:50pm Track 2 James Tauber Pinax
5:00pm - 6:00pm Track 1 Cal Henderson Keynote: Why I Hate Django

Sunday, 7th September

Time Place Speaker Event
9:30am Building 40 - Doors Open
10:00am - 10:40am Track 1 Mark Ramm Keynote: Building a better framework - A Turbogears guy on what Django should learn from Zope.
10:50am - 11:40am Track 1 Jacob KM, Adrian Holovaty, Simon Willison, James Bennett, Malcolm Tredinnick (moderated by Michael Trier) Panel: Django Technical Design
11:50am - 12:40pm Track 1 Matt Waite, Maura Chace, Matt Croydon, Ben Welsh (moderated by Adrian Holovaty) Panel: Django in Journalism
12:45pm - 2:15pm - - Lunch + Lightning Talks
2:25pm - 3:10pm Track 1 Jim Baker & Leo Soto Django on Jython
2:25pm - 3:10pm Track 2 Malcolm Tredinnick Code Design & Patch Writing
3:20pm - 4:20pm Track 1 Simon Willison, Russ Keith-Magee, Andrew Godwin (moderated by Michael Trier) Panel: Schema Evolution
3:20pm - 4:20pm Track 2 Matt Croydon, Michael Greer, Joshua Jag Ginsberg, Leah Culver, Andy McCurdy, Jason Yan (moderated by Jacob Kaplan-Moss) Panel: Django Success Stories
4:25pm - 4:45pm - - Snack Break
4:55pm - 5:55pm Track 1 Michael Trier & Brian Rosner TWID Live
6:05pm - 7:00pm Track 1 Adrian Holovaty & Jacob Kaplan Moss Keynote: Django's Future