The team at php[architect] will once again run our annual conference php[tek], their premier professional PHP conference. This marks the 10th php[tek]!

Schedule

Monday 18th May 2015

09:00
Rated 5
2
Jump Start PHP Training
Workshop by Sandy Smith (8 hours, 30 minutes)
Rated 5
9
Web Security Training
Workshop by Chris Cornutt (8 hours, 30 minutes)
Rated 0
0
PHP Foundations for Drupal 8
Workshop by Oscar Merida (8 hours, 30 minutes)
MongoDB Essentials
Workshop by Jeremy Mikola, Derick Rethans (8 hours, 30 minutes)

Tuesday 19th May 2015

09:00 Fundamental Object-Oriented PHP
Workshop by Jeff Carouth (3 hours, 30 minutes)
Adventures in Laravel 5
Workshop by Joe Ferguson (3 hours, 30 minutes)
Managing Dependencies with Composer
Workshop by Beau D. Simensen (3 hours, 30 minutes)
The Wonderful World of APIs
Workshop by Tim Lytle (3 hours, 30 minutes)
14:00 Testing as Regression Prevention
Workshop by Eric Mann in ServerGrove (3 hours, 30 minutes)
Introduction to Design Patterns in PHP
Workshop by Hugo Hamon in Rosemont (3 hours, 30 minutes)
Rated 5
5
Wax On, Wax Off: Coder Dojo
Workshop by Yitzchok Willroth (3 hours, 30 minutes)
Rated 4
7
Vagrant and Ansible
Workshop by Michael Heap (3 hours, 30 minutes)

Wednesday 20th May 2015

05:00
Rated 5
4
Skunkworks: Fresh Ideas, No Constraints, Limitless Potential?
Talk by Mo Jangda in ServerGrove (1 hour)
09:00
Rated 5
27
The PHP 7 Story
Keynote by Zeev Suraski (1 hour)
10:30 Nitty Gritty AngularJS
Talk by Rosina Bignall (1 hour)
Rated 5
8
Debugging: Past, Present and Future
Talk by Derick Rethans (1 hour)
OOP is More Than Cars and Dogs
Talk by Chris Tankersley (1 hour)
Mocking Dependencies in Unit Tests with Phake
Talk by Matthew Turland (1 hour)
12:00
Rated 5
7
The New Zone: Meditation, Mindfulness, and Code
Talk by Michael Hernandez (30 minutes)
PHP and Standards
Talk by Michael Heap (30 minutes)
Rated 5
6
Manage Private Internal Dependencies With Composer and Satis
Talk by Andrew Cassell (30 minutes)
Templates with Twig: Easier Than You Think
Talk by Margaret Staples (30 minutes)
14:00 Websockets and Event-driven Programming with PHP
Talk by Steve Meyers (1 hour)
Testing Spaghetti
Talk by Gemma Anible (1 hour)
Polyglot Databases
Talk by Majid Fatemian (1 hour)
Rated 5
2
Extending MySQL with PHP's MySQL Native Driver
Talk by Davey Shafik (1 hour)
15:30 Enough about Classes, Let's Talk Templates
Talk by Jonathan Reinink (1 hour)
Business Logic Security
Talk by Ilia Alshanetsky (1 hour)
TDD: Team-Driven Development
Talk by Samantha Quiñones (1 hour)
Rated 5
4
Handling Highly Connected Data with the Neo4j Graph Database
Talk by Michelle Sanver (1 hour)
17:00 When Dynamic Becomes Static: The Next Step in Web Caching
Talk by Wim Godden (1 hour)
Composer Best Practices
Talk by Jordi Boggiano (1 hour)
Building Offline-Enabled Apps with PouchDB
Talk by Bradley Holt in Rosemont (1 hour)

Thursday 21st May 2015

09:00
Rated 5
32
Everything I Needed to Know, I Learned in Rabbinical School
Keynote by Yitzchok Willroth (1 hour)
10:30 Data Structures in PHP
Talk by Matthew Turland (1 hour)
Ditching jQuery
Talk by Hao (1 hour)
PHP 7 is (Almost) Here. OMG! PANIC!
Talk by Adam Harvey (1 hour)
Rated 0
1
One Extension, Two Engines
Talk by Derick Rethans (1 hour)
12:00 Doctrine ORM: What's This, Then?
Talk by Margaret Staples (30 minutes)
Rediscover the Power of WordPress
Talk by Eric Mann in Chicago (30 minutes)
Rethink Image Manipulations with Glide
Talk by Jonathan Reinink (30 minutes)
Rated 4
5
Testing Culture at Etsy
Talk by Michael Hernandez (30 minutes)
14:00
Rated 5
4
Impostor Syndrome and Individual Competence
Talk by Jessica Rose (1 hour)
Rated 5
3
Responsive Web Design for Non-Designers
Talk by Andrew Cassell (1 hour)
PHPSpec & Behat: Two Testing Tools That Write Code For You
Talk by Joshua Warren in Rosemont (1 hour)
A Toolbox for APIs and Integrations
Talk by Ben Ramsey (1 hour)
15:30 The Promise of Asynchronous PHP
Talk by Wim Godden (1 hour)
The Dark Art of Debugging
Talk by Joe Shindelar (1 hour)
Rated 5
3
Behat+Mink+PhantomJS = Test ALL THE THINGS!
Talk by Michelle Sanver (1 hour)
Database Normalization for Developers
Talk by Rosina Bignall (1 hour)
17:00 Practical Computer Science Concepts Simplified
Talk by Joshua Silver (1 hour)
Code Coverage: Covered in Depth
Talk by Sebastian Bergmann (1 hour)
Navigating Your Git Repository
Talk by Gemma Anible (1 hour)
Rated 5
2
Magento 2>1: Modernizing an Open-Source eCommerce Powerhouse
Talk by Ben Marks (1 hour)

Friday 22nd May 2015

09:00 Building PHP Daemons and Long Running Processes
Talk by Tim Lytle (1 hour)
MySQL Replication for Beginners
Talk by Dave Stokes (1 hour)
HTTP is Dead. Long Live HTTP/2!
Talk by Ben Ramsey (1 hour)
The Three Dimensions of Testing
Talk by Sebastian Bergmann (1 hour)
10:30
Rated 5
6
Drinking from the Firehose: Real-time Metrics
Talk by Samantha Quiñones (1 hour)
Payment Processing on the Web: Behind-the-Scenes
Talk by Joshua Silver (1 hour)
Dependency Injection, Dependency Inversion, and You
Talk by Jeff Carouth (1 hour)
A Developer's Primer to Managing Developers
Talk by Joe Shindelar (1 hour)
12:00
Rated 5
18
Behind the Scenes of Maintaining an Open Source Project
Keynote by Jordi Boggiano (30 minutes)