Find news and resources from past conferences, including The Ajax Experience and events by Google, Microsoft, IBM and others.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

Conference and a Contest

Category: Conferences, Contests

JSConf 2009 JavaScript developers now have another JavaScript-focused conference to attend. The JSConf 2009 conference will be exclusively focused on a wide range of JavaScript development topics and has lined up a great list of speakers. Presenting at the conference are notables such as: Stoyan Stefanov of the YUI team Francisco Tolmasky, co-founder of 280 Read the rest…

Posted by Rey Bango at 12:27 am

3.8 rating from 25 votes

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Ajaxian Offer: $200 off expires this Friday

Category: Conferences, Java

This Friday is the LAST CHANCE for Ajaxian readers to save $200 off TheServerSide Java Symposium, an event hosted by our sister site Every little bit helps in this economy – register today with the code AJAXIAN to pay only $1495 for the conference, coming to Las Vegas March 18-20. You don’t want to miss: Read the rest…

Posted by tberardi at 2:01 pm
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2.1 rating from 20 votes

Monday, January 5th, 2009

Special Offer for Ajaxian Readers: TheServerSide Java Symposium

Category: Conferences, Java

Hello Ajaxians! We’re inviting all of the Java developers out there to an event organized by our sister site,, the Web’s largest enterprise Java community. As a member of Ajaxian, you save an extra $100 off the registration fee with the code AJAXIAN. (Register before January 16 to save a total of $400 and Read the rest…

Posted by tberardi at 3:46 pm
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2.9 rating from 10 votes

Monday, November 17th, 2008

State of the Open Web Talk

Category: Conferences, Google, Standards

I recently gave a State of the Open Web talk as part of the Google Developer Days overseas, in Italy, Russia, the Czech Republic, and Israel (I’m getting over a 10-hour jet lag right now – whew). The talk description: “Come learn about the state of the Open Web, what it is, and why it Read the rest…

Posted by Brad Neuberg at 8:00 am

3.6 rating from 21 votes

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

And the winner is…

Category: Conferences, The Ajax Experience

We recently raffled off a free pass to The Ajax Experience on Congratulations to Brandon Aaskov, our official raffle winner! If you’re planning on attending The Ajax Experience in Boston, September 29 – October 1, there’s still time to register. The raffle drew over 500 entries from all over the world. Considering the worldwide Read the rest…

Posted by Carolyn House at 11:59 am

2.6 rating from 21 votes

Monday, September 15th, 2008

Wireframing Ajax Interactions – Richard Rutter, @Media Ajax

Category: Conferences, Design

Blogging from @media Ajax. Richard Rutter is talking about wireframing Ajax interactions. “Wireframing Ajax is a Bitch” – Jeffrey Zeldman Development Phases Looking at standard development phases, as a background. Lo-fi using stickies (post-it notes) to capture design features. Then lo-fi UI sketches. For some sites, this is where we would stop, no need to Read the rest…

Posted by Michael Mahemoff at 5:56 am

3.2 rating from 9 votes

Monday, August 25th, 2008

Want a Free Pass to The Ajax Experience?

Category: Conferences, The Ajax Experience

That’s right, a free pass! We are raffling off one free pass to The Ajax Experience show in Boston, September 29 – October 1. That means that you can attend the $1495 event for free, courtesy of There’s no catch. We are giving away one free pass to The Ajax Experience. The free pass Read the rest…

Posted by Carolyn House at 9:15 am

3.8 rating from 20 votes

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

The Ajax Experience: Early Bird Deadline is Today!

Category: Conferences, The Ajax Experience

The $100 early bird discount for The Ajax Experience expires today, August 22! Don’t wait! Register now to reserve your spot at the lowest price. The Ajax Experience conference takes place September 29 – October 1 in Boston. Register today to save $100 with the early bird rate. The Ajax Experience is the original and Read the rest…

Posted by Carolyn House at 9:00 am
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2.9 rating from 10 votes

Monday, May 5th, 2008

It’s Business Time: Free Passes to Google I/O

Category: Conferences

On May 28-29 2008, we are having the largest Google event of the year: Google I/O. Ben and I are talking in the Ajax and JavaScript track, which has other great Ajax content with speakers like Bruce Johnson and the GWT team, Mark Lucovsky and the AJAX APIs team, and Alex Russell of Dojo. There Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:17 am

4 rating from 11 votes

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

The FireEagle has landed – personal location information for your applications

Category: Announcements, Conferences, Toolkit, Yahoo!

Yahoo’s Tom Coates today finally released FireEagle at ETech 2008. Seeing Tom in the office for quite a while getting everything ready makes me very happy to announce that it is out and invite you to come along and sign up for the beta to start testing and – even more importantly – developing applications Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Heilmann at 6:33 pm
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3.4 rating from 10 votes

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Air on Rails…. the Euro kind

Category: Adobe, Conferences

Mike and the Air team have announced that the Adobe Bus tour is moving to europe, just without the bus. Instead, they will be doing it like the europeans do, and jumping on the train. Far better for the environment :) As you may have noticed, we have just updated the on AIR tour website, Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:04 am

3.6 rating from 15 votes

Friday, December 7th, 2007

GWT Conference: Voices That Matter Summary

Category: Conferences, GWT

So I’ve been blogging all this week from the Voices That Matter: Google Web Toolkit Conference. For those who requested a summary of my posts on various sessions, they are… GWT as a Replacement for Java Swing Apps GWT Pronounced "Gwit" Josh Bloch Intro Q&A Coming in GWT 1.5: Selenium testing support Bruce Johnson/Dan Peterson Read the rest…

Posted by Dietrich Kappe at 4:33 pm
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4 rating from 31 votes

Friday, November 16th, 2007

GWT Conference: December 3-6, 2007

Category: Conferences, GWT

Addison-Wesley and Prentice Hall are putting on a conference dedicated to GWT on December 3-6 in San Francisco. Meet and learn from the folks, both Google engineers and community members, who have developed GWT. Speakers will share their experiences in building real-world applications with GWT. Speakers include many of the GWT team members, including Bruce Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:38 am
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2.8 rating from 26 votes

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

Ajax Experience Tutorial Sessions

Category: Conferences, The Ajax Experience

Today is the official start of the Ajax Experience East, but we did something a bit different this time around. Some people asked us to level set a little, so we put out some tutorial sessions a day before. Marc Grabanski was at the tutorial sessions and he wrote up a nice synopsis of the Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 1:14 pm

3 rating from 28 votes

Friday, September 14th, 2007

Taking your Web Development skills to the desktop Using Adobe Integrated Runtime

Category: Adobe, Conferences, Presentation

Kevin Hoyt of Adobe gave us a personal tour of how you can take your web development skills to the desktop using the Adobe Integrated Runtime (AIR). The talk was designed for the Ajax developer, and special emphasis was given to the latest features in the AIR Beta to include: File Pickers Native Clipboard Native Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:18 am

2.7 rating from 38 votes

Monday, September 10th, 2007

The Ajax Experience East: Early Bird Deadline Approaching

Category: Conferences, The Ajax Experience

Time is flying by. This Friday (9/14) is the Early Bird deadline for The Ajax Experience East coast conference, taking place on October 24-26th in Boston. There are a few changes taking place at this conference that I want to fill you in on: Tutorials: We had people asking for a set of tutorials, so Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:30 am
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2.9 rating from 16 votes