Wednesday March 16

Registration

Registration begins at 7:00 AM. Bring a copy of your ticket. Have a Student ID ready if you purchased a Student Ticket. Come early to avoid long lines!

Welcome

Welcome Keynote by Great Wide Open Chair, Todd Lewis.

Keynote

Our keynote speakers are Kelsey Hightower (Developer Advocate at Google Cloud Platform), Danese Cooper (Distinguished Member at Paypal, Past CTO at Wikimedia Foundation), Brandon Phillips (CTO at CoreOS), and Christian Heilmann (Senior Program Manager at Microsoft)

Break

Coffee + snack break in exhibit areas

Break

UI/UX/Design

Antifragile Design

Kevin Clark

Front-End Dev

The Go Programming Language

Kelsey Hightower

Developer General

Developing the Developer

Matt Trask

Back-End Dev

Integration Testing with Selenium

Hans Buwalda

Cloud

Network Virtualization 101

Cynthia Thomas

Community

The Little Meetup That Could

Kylie Stradley Pamela Vickers

101

Contributing to Open Source

Gunnar Wagenknecht

Operations

Running MySQL on Linux

Peter Zaitsev

Lunch

Enjoy lunch on us! Lunch will be served in the main lobby from 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM. If you don't need a break from learning, you can also attend one of our featured talks.

Front-End Dev

Life in the Drop: Drupal 8 for Enterprise

James Rutherford Will Hinton

Front-End Dev

Search is the New User Interface

Daniel Beach

Developer General

Irresistible APIs

Kirsten Hunter

Back-End Dev

You Don't Know Node.js

Azat Mardan

Business

Open Source for Enterprise IT 101

Jim Jagielski

Community

Building Community with Twitter Chats

Jason Hibbets

101

App Developer to OSS Developer

Christopher Mancini

Operations

Build Your Own Linux Router

Jim Salter

Break

UI/UX/Design

Object-Oriented UX for Responsive Design and Beyond

Sophia Voychehovski

Front-End Dev

Securing the Zombies in Your Code!

Jeff Luszcz

Developer General

Hidden Features in HTTP

Sumana Harihareswara

Back-End Dev

Next Generation Web with Service Workers

Erica Stanley

Big Data

Elasticsearch for SQL Users

Shaunak Kashyap

Community

Growth Hacking to Build Community

Ginny Ghezzo

Operations

Apache HTTP Server 2.4

Jim Jagielski

Break

Break

Keynote

Closing Thank You's + Giveaways with the Chair of Great Wide Open, Todd Lewis

Afterparty

Social + Networking - free drinks + pizza in Exhibit Area; courtesy of Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Speaker/Sponsor Dinner

We invite our speakers and sponsors to dinner as a big "Thank You" for making Great Wide Open possible.

Thursday March 17

Registration

Registration begins at 7:00 AM. It takes place at main entrance for The Garage at Georgia Tech. Bring a copy of your ticket. Have a Student ID ready if you purchased a Student Ticket. Come early to avoid long lines!

Welcome

Day 2 Welcome by Great Wide Open Chair, Todd Lewis

Developer

Thinking in Git

Emily Dunham

Developer/Cloud

The RUST Programming Language

Steve Klabnik

Architecture/Testing

Golang + Kubernetes == microservices

Kelsey Hightower

DevOps

Docker Essentials

John Willis

Design/UI/UX + Front-End

Design Studio Methodology

Jacklyn Burgan

Break

Keynotes

Lightning Talks Hosted By Opensource.com

Azat Mardan Chris Aniszczyk Emily Dunham Ginny Ghezzo Jason Van Gumster Kendra Skeene Rommel Garcia

Lunch

Lunch & Networking at The Garage - Food Truck Rodeo, courtesy of Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Developer

Advanced GitHub

Lee Faus

Developer/Cloud

Open Source on Azure

Ian Philpot

Architecture/Testing

You have Selenium... Now what?

Hans Buwalda

DevOps

Zero to Docker in Minutes

Don Schenck

Design/UI/UX + Front-End

AngularJS 2.0

Tom Wilson

Break

Keynote

Thank you's and closing comments by Great Wide Open chair, Todd Lewis.

Afterparty

Send-Off Social @ The Garage - Free Pizza + Drinks, courtesy of Hewlett Packard Enterprise