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Schedule for
CocoaConf Boston 2014


Thursday, November 13

Time Event / Sessions
8:30-9:00 Workshop Registration
9:00-10:15 A Swift 2.0 Kickstart: Introducing the Swift Programming Language
Daniel Steinberg
AV Foundation Film School
Chris Adamson
iOS Game Development Tutorial
Josh Smith
All Day iOS Tutorial
James Dempsey
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-12:00 Workshops Resume
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-3:15 Workshops Resume
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-5:30 Workshops Resume

Friday, November 14

Time Event / Sessions
8:00-9:00 Registration, Breakfast, and Opening Remarks
9:00-10:00 Keynote
Daniel Jalkut
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-11:15 Peanut Butter and Chocolate: How to Take Advantage of Extensions in iOS 8
Ben Scheirman
Building Powerful Apps with iOS and Azure
Chris Risner
Son of Core Data Done Right
Walter Tyree
11:15-11:30 Break
11:30-12:30 UIManagedDocument for fun and profit
Josh Smith
3D Math Primer
Janie Clayton
Getting Emotional on iOS
Boisy Pitre
12:30-1:15 Lunch
1:15-2:00 We Made An App For That
2:00-2:15 Break
2:15-3:15 Moving Beyond REST: Mobilizing your data on iOS!
Matt Smollinger
Reverse-Engineering UI Controls For Fun And Profit
Ellen Shapiro
Make Them Care
Rob Rhyne
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-4:30 Making Friends with Xcode
Laura Savino
Stupid Video Tricks
Chris Adamson
Speaking in Types
T.J. Usiyan
4:30-4:45 Break
4:45-5:45 Building Modern Audio Apps with AVAudioEngine
Bob McCune
iOS 3D Graphics: What Now?
Jonathan Blocksom
Designing with Cognitive Science in Mind
Cesare Rocchi
5:45-7:00 Dinner
7:00-8:00 Playing by a New Set of Rules
Daniel Steinberg
8:00-9:00 Breakpoint Jam
James Dempsey and the Breakpoints

Saturday, November 15

Time Event / Sessions
8:00-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-10:00 "Why would you do that? Ever?" Less Judgy Code
Laura Savino
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-11:15 What the func?
Daniel Steinberg
The new WebKit is awesome!
Cesare Rocchi
Effective iOS 8 Networking
Ben Scheirman
11:15-11:30 Break
11:30-12:30 Swift and Objective-C: Best Friends Forever
Jonathan Blocksom
To drawRect or not to drawRect: an overview of graphics on iOS
Sam Davies
Fun with Playgrounds
Novall Khan
12:30-1:15 Lunch
1:15-2:00 The CocoaConf Game Show
Daniel Steinberg
2:00-2:15 Break
2:15-3:15 Modern Table Views in iOS 8
James Dempsey
Core Image: The Most Fun API You're Not Using
Chris Adamson
Picking Up the Pieces: Working with Projects that Have Pasts
Walter Tyree
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-4:30 Through Burnout and Back Again
Jaimee Newberry
4:30-4:45 Break
4:45-5:15 Closing Remarks