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One Great City, Two Great Keynotes, Three Intense Days, Eighty-Five Sessions, Ninety-Eight Speakers...

One Great City, Two Great Keynotes, Three Intense Days, Eighteen Core Topics, Eighty-Five Content-Rich Sessions, Ninety-Eight Expert Speakers - what better way to summarize the 5th International AJAXWorld Conference & Expo than through this numerical whirlwind tour? Enjoy!


   The Roosevelt Hotel, NYC

One Great City

The 5th International AJAXWorld Conference & Expo is being held in New York City, at The Roosevelt Hotel in midtown Manhattan. 

Two Great Keynotes

  • Douglas Crockford, Architect at Yahoo! and Creator of the JSON data interchange format

    DOUGLAS CROCKFORD
    Can We Fix The Web?


    The Web needs fixing. The standards and recommendations that define it were last revised in 1999, since when it has grown from a document retrieval system into an application delivery system.
    The current Web is overly complex, visually underpowered, and hopelessly insecure. It is now under competitive assault by new proprietary platforms that hope to capture the next generation of applications. Can a system as large and as open as the Web heal and adapt itself to the challenges of the 21st Century.

  • Anthony Franco, UX & UI Expert, President of Effective User Interface (EffectiveUI)

    ANTHONY FRANCO
    RIA Adoption in 2008 – Risks, Rewards, Challenges and Opportunities

    Last year, the overall demand for RIAs outpaced the qualified supply chain. Industry analysts expect the explosive growth to continue in 2008. This unprecedented increase in RIA adoption – especially by the Fortune 500 – will enable companies to hone their competitive edge and improve core business practices with fast, reliable, productivity-enhancing tools. RIAs can provide your customers with user experiences that leave your competition in the dust. While the flip side of the coin is that the world of RIAs can be fraught with costly risk, if you keep the risks and rewards front of mind, you can turn the 2008 RIA challenge into successful opportunities.


Three Intense Days

Tuesday, March 18 | Wednesday, March 19 | Thursday, March 20

Click on the day to see the full Conference program for that individual day.



Eighteen Core Topics
  • Rich Internet Applications
  • Enterprise Mashups
  • Security
  • Toolkits & Frameworks
  • Web 2.0 | Enterprise Web 2.0
  • Enterprise AJAX
  • Social Applications
  • iPhone
  • Reverse AJAX | AJAX Push | Comet
  • ASP.NET AJAX
  • Silverlight
  • Adobe AIR | Flash | Flex
  • Yahoo! User Interface Library
  • SOA
  • Enterprise 2.0
  • PHP
  • Ruby on Rails | Grails
  • JSF | JavaFX | jMaki



Eighty-Five Content-Rich Sessions - see Next Page


Ninety-Eight Expert Speakers - see Page 3

 

More Stories By Jeremy Geelan

Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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simeonFrester 03/12/08 06:24:17 AM EDT

I'll be there!!!

RIAs are going Worldwide 03/10/08 06:37:59 AM EDT

The 5th International AJAXWorld has attracted delegates from 31 different countries, who will enjoy 90+ technical sessions, demos, and discussion panels as ...

Groovy + Java Rocks 03/08/08 04:34:34 AM EST

Good to see Grails - - the best choice on the Web! - getting its place in the Sun at a conference like this

AJAXWorld Delegate 03/08/08 04:16:59 AM EST

Good to see sessions on GWT, YUI, even JSF...not sure which approach I'm going to like best but I want in New York to review as many as possible. Hope there's a party, btw!! :)

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