A 3-day conference to help PHP developers level up their craft and connect with the larger PHP community, in Austin, TX.

Thursday 19th April 2018

09:00
Rated 5
2
Start Testing Your PHP Code
Workshop by Jason McCreary in Longhorn (3 hours)
Rated 5
7
Pentesting For Developers
Workshop by Chris Cornutt in Stadium (3 hours)
Rated 5
2
Better and Faster: TDD-ing a Ride-Hailing Application w/PHPUnit, Symfony, and Doctrine
Workshop by Chris Holland in Bevo (3 hours)
13:00
Rated 5
1
Deep Dive into Codeception Testing
Workshop by Michael Bodnarchuk in Bevo (3 hours)
Hands On API Design
Workshop by Tim Lytle in Stadium (3 hours)
Rated 5
5
Practical hands-On Accessibility Testing
Workshop by Nic Steenhout in Longhorn (3 hours)

Friday 20th April 2018

09:00
Rated 5
9
Stop Doing It Wrong
Keynote by Boyd Hemphill in OpenShift (55 minutes)
10:00
Rated 5
5
Understanding Docker for Development
Talk by Jessica Mauerhan in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Essential AWS for PHP Applications
Talk by Michael Moussa in Balcones (50 minutes)
Rated 5
2
Open Source Commerce Melee
Talk by Ben Marks in Stadium (50 minutes)
11:00 Yak Free API Tip & Tricks You Can Use Right Now
Talk by Tim Lytle in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Introduction to PHP Extensions
Talk by Derick Rethans in Balcones (50 minutes)
Rated 5
3
The Container is a Lie!
Talk by Larry Garfield in Stadium (50 minutes)
13:00
Rated 5
10
Friday Afternoon Keynote
Keynote by Samantha Quinones in OpenShift (45 minutes)
14:00
Rated 5
3
Lessons Learned Building the Composer Internals
Talk by Jordi Boggiano in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 5
4
MySQL Without The SQL -- Oh My!
Talk by Dave Stokes in Stadium (50 minutes)
Go Fast with PHP Prepared Statements
Talk by Ed Barnard in Balcones (50 minutes)
15:00
Rated 5
5
Writing Code That Lasts…
Talk by Jason McCreary in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 4
2
Succeeding as a Freelance Programmer
Talk by Stefka Newman in Balcones (50 minutes)
Securing Legacy Applications
Talk by Chris Cornutt in Stadium (50 minutes)
Composer yourself: a reintroduction to composer
Talk by Eric Poe in Tower (50 minutes)
16:15
Rated 5
6
Listen to the Difference: Using a Screenreader to Compare Before/After Code of 5 Top a11y Barriers
Talk by Nic Steenhout in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 5
2
Move Over Graphite, Prometheus is Here
Talk by Michael Heap in Balcones (50 minutes)
Rated 5
3
Immutability to Save an Ever-Changing World
Talk by Andrew Cassell in Stadium (50 minutes)
Rated 5
2
REST API Best Practices
Talk by Mike Stowe in Tower (50 minutes)
17:15 Empathy as a Service: Supporting Mental Health in the Tech Workplace
Talk by Nara Kasbergen in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 5
4
Testing Your APIs with Postman
Talk by Terry Matula in Balcones (50 minutes)
I Didn’t Know Laravel Could Do That!
Talk by Josh Butts in Stadium (50 minutes)

Saturday 21st April 2018

09:00 Extreme Team Building: Surviving an Ocean Crossing
Keynote by Stephanie Evans in OpenShift (45 minutes)
10:00
Rated 5
5
(Mis)using and Abusing APIs
Talk by Keith Casey in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 0
0
Meet Terraform
Talk by Michael Heap in Balcones (50 minutes)
CI/CD for PHP on AWS
Talk by Michael Moussa in Stadium (50 minutes)
11:00 Time Zones and Calendars are a PITA
Talk by Derick Rethans in OpenShift (50 minutes)
The Basics with a Side of Crypto: Shifting and Masking in PHP
Talk by Ed Barnard in Stadium (50 minutes)
Rated 5
4
The Many Layers of OAuth
Talk by Keith Casey in Balcones (50 minutes)
13:00
Rated 5
8
Using Our Superpowers For Good
Keynote by Eryn O'Neil in OpenShift (45 minutes)
14:00 Designing Test Architecture That Does Not Suck
Talk by Michael Bodnarchuk in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Simplified Continuous Deployment with Laravel and Jenkins
Talk by Margaret Staples in Balcones (50 minutes)
Rated 5
1
Go for PHP Developers
Talk by Terrence Ryan in Stadium (50 minutes)
15:00
Rated 5
5
Event Sourcing a Small Library
Talk by Emily Stamey in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Papers, Please! Authentication with Laravel Passport
Talk by Hunter Skrasek in Stadium (50 minutes)
Rated 5
1
Kubernetes for PHP Practitioners
Talk by Paul Czarkowski in Balcones (50 minutes)
16:15
Rated 5
1
Making a Sports Car From a Horse-Drawn Carriage
Talk by Patrick Guevara in Stadium (50 minutes)
Rated 5
2
Becoming a Polyglot: Lessons from Natural Language Learning
Talk by Rebekah Post in OpenShift (50 minutes)
Rated 5
1
Hands-on Kubernetes with OpenShift
Talk by Grant Shipley in Balcones (50 minutes)
17:15
Rated 5
2
Uncle Cal's Career Advice for Developers
Keynote by Cal Evans in OpenShift (30 minutes)