Thursday, March 21, 2013

Upcoming Talks - Spring 2013

It's been a little while since I've posted anything here or on YouTube. I've been working on some interesting ideas that hopefully will be pretty decent, so it wasn't time wasted. But I figured now would be a good time to tell you about some upcoming speaking engagements that I have, and where I'll be over the next few months. So with no further adue:

April 9th: 

Where: Lehigh Valley Tech Meetup
Location: Allentown, PA, USA
What: PHPPHP - A guide to how PHP works under the hood -
Huh? I'll be giving a talk about my PHPPHP project, and using it to explain how PHP works under the hood. 
Cost: Free
Register: On Meetup.

May 20 - 24:

Where: DrupalCon Portland
Location: Portland, OR, USA
What: Development, By The Numbers
Huh? I'm going to be talking about quantitative code quality analysis tools and how to implement them into your development workflow. I'll be covering things like NPath Complexity, CRAP Indexes, Fanout and Average Hierarchy Height, and how tracking them over time can help improve the quality of your codebase.
Cost: $500 (until April 26)
Register: On The DrupalCon Site

Where: Symfony Live Portland
Location: Portland, OR, USA
What: Cryptography For The Average Developer
Huh? I'll be giving my popular Cryptography talk again at Symfony Live.
Cost: $390 (Until April 26)
Register: On The Symfony Live Site

OR You can buy a combo ticket for both conferences (Symfony Live and DrupalCon) for just $600 from either registration page!

June 6 - 9:

Where: Dutch PHP Conference
Location: Amsterdam, NL
What: Code Review for Security Workshop
Huh? I will be leading a workshop intended to teach developers how to perform code review with security in mind. I'll be introducing some vulnerabilities and some of the methods that I use to find them while performing code reviews.
Cost: € 306
Register: On MyUpComing.nl

Where: Dutch PHP Conference
Location: Amsterdam, NL
What: PHP, Under The Hood
Huh? I'm going to be exploring PHP and how it works, by presenting PHPPHP, an implementation of PHP written in PHP itself.
Cost: € 306
Register: On MyUpComing.nl

OR You can buy a combo ticket to the workshop and the talk for € 550.

I hope to see you at one of these events!