The large PHP community in South Florida has organized its fifth annual PHP developer conference in Miami, and you're invited! We will host some of the best speakers, latest technology, and up to date news in the industry. And did we mention it is in Miami, in February? #warm #sunny

Thursday 8th February 2018

09:00 Start testing your PHP code
Workshop by Jason McCreary in Grand Ballroom (3 hours)
Rated 4
5
Building Modern APIs in Expressive
Workshop by Rob Allen in Key Biscayne 1 (3 hours)
Rated 5
3
Dive into Symfony 4 & Flex!
Workshop by Ryan Weaver in Key Biscayne 2 (3 hours)
Rated 5
2
Guide to UX Testing with Assistive Technology
Workshop by Andrea Skeries in Keywest Ballroom (3 hours)
13:00 Defensive Coding Crash Course
Workshop by Mark Niebergall in Grand Ballroom (3 hours)
Create an API-centric System for Web and Mobile
Workshop by Christian Varela in Key Biscayne 1 (3 hours)
Rated 5
2
PHP Extension Writing
Workshop by Sara Golemon in Key Biscayne 2 (3 hours)

Friday 9th February 2018

09:00
Rated 5
18
Apple, Butter, Darmok: A communications primer for developers
Keynote by Cal Evans in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
10:15 Protect your API with OAuth2
Talk by Rob Allen in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 5
7
MySQL 8
Talk by Dave Stokes in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Securing Web Services: Fundamentals, Lessons Learnt, Common Vulnerabilities and Security Strategies
Talk by Amrita Jain in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
11:30 Advanced PHP Simplified
Talk by Mark Niebergall in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 4
7
Philosophy in Code: I Kant Even
Talk by Margaret Staples in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Domain-Driven Data
Talk by Bradley Holt in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
13:30 How to Go from Developer to Stakeholder
Keynote by Ann Gaffigan in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
14:45
Rated 5
6
Xdebug
Talk by Derick Rethans in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Make your application Expressive
Talk by Christian Varela in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Converting Your DEV Environment to a Docker Stack
Talk by Dana Luther in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
16:00 Containers are a pile of lies!
Talk by Larry Garfield in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Is the future of computing deviceless?
Talk by Ibis Fonte in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Rated 5
8
Practicing YAGNI (You Aren't Gonna Need It)
Talk by Jason McCreary in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
Rated 5
1
TBD in Key Largo 4 (Uncon) (1 hour)
17:15
Rated 5
8
How PHP Ticks
Talk by Sara Golemon in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 4
3
How to beat memory bloat with generators
Talk by Korvin Szanto in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Rated 5
4
Squash Accessibility Bugs
Talk by Andrea Skeries in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
18:30
Rated 5
7
Panel Discussion in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)

Saturday 10th February 2018

09:00 How to Communicate When You are from Mars and the Business is from Venus
Keynote by Nancy Gaines in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
10:15 Let's Talk Scope
Talk by Alena Holligan in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
SlimPHP - When you don't need the kitchen sink
Talk by Joe Ferguson in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Win Big, Cache Out
Talk by Ashley Hutson in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
11:30
Rated 5
8
10 Things I Hate About Your API
Talk by Amanda Folson in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 5
7
A Review of Code Reviews
Talk by Chris Russell in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Rated 5
2
Deploy Scalable and Secure PHP Applications with Kubernetes
Talk by Brent Shaffer in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
13:30 Forget accessibility - Think inclusive design
Keynote by Nic Steenhout in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
14:45 Cryptography For Beginners
Talk by Adam Englander in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
The Voice-First Revolution: Building Google Assistant Apps Using JavaScript
Talk by Kesha Williams in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Rated 5
8
Functional programming for the Advanced Beginner
Talk by Luis in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
Automating Code Quality the Easy Way
Talk by David J Eddy in Key Largo 4 (Uncon) (30 minutes)
16:00
Rated 5
4
Essential AWS for PHP Applications
Talk by Michael Moussa in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 4
2
Crescent Wrenches and Debuggers: Building Your Own Toolkit For Rational Inquiry
Talk by Kerri Miller in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
Virtual Machine, Container, or Serverless
Talk by Terrence Ryan in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
17:15 OSS Commerce Melee
Talk by Ben Marks in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)
Rated 3
3
Vulnerability Scanning for your Website
Talk by Lisa Bock in Key Biscayne 1 (1 hour)
You Were Lied To About Optimization
Talk by Chris Tankersley in Key Biscayne 2 (1 hour)
18:30
Rated 3
4
Closing Keynote
Keynote by Federico Lara in Grand Ballroom (1 hour)