Eventsschedule & Locations
The following schedule is now final.
Friday, October 3th, 2008
10:00 am – 4:00 pmJob FairSiebel Atrium
4:45 pmOpening Remarks1404 Siebel
5:00 pmRands: Nerd Life1404 Siebel
6:15 pmDinner from Hickory River and Biaggi's
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Siebel Basement
7:45 pmLarry Wall: Studies in the Ballistic Arts1404 Siebel
9:00 pmMechMania Opening Ceremony
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1404 Siebel
Saturday, October 4th, 2008
9:00 amBreakfast OpensSiebel Basement
10:00 amLuke Shepard: A language for the social web1404 Siebel
Mike Dabrowski: Space Is the Place1320 DCL
Larry Wall: Rules that are Meant to be Broken2405 Siebel
11:15 amJeff Bonwick: ZFS1404 Siebel
Richard Sproat: Computational Linguistics1320 DCL
12:30 pmLunch from Atlanta Bread CompanySiebel Basement
1:30 pmCrispin Cowan: Stranger in a Strange Land1404 Siebel
Jeff Bonwick: ZFS2405 Siebel
2:45 pmScott Draves: The Electric Sheep and their Dreams in High Fidelity1404 Siebel
Al Aho: Quantum Computer Compilers1320 DCL
4:00 pmKeith Adams: They make computers out of software, now.1404 Siebel
William Townsend: Latest Developments in Robotic Hardware1320 DCL
5:30 pmDinner from Papa Del'sSiebel Basement
6:30 pmDon Schmidt: Engineering the Illusion of Life1404 Siebel
7:45 pmDave Thomas: Keep Your Shoes On1404 Siebel
Sunday, October 5th, 2008
9:00 amBreakfast OpensSiebel Basement
10:00 amBrian Runk: Introducing the Q Programming Language1404 Siebel
11:15 amDavid Roundy: Haskell, static typing, type witnesses and darcs1404 Siebel
Sam King: Secure Browsing with the OP Browser1320 DCL
1:00 pmMechMania Finals1404 Siebel