Register Today

Orchard Harvest - European Conference 2013

Dates
June 13 - 14th, 2013
Thursday – Friday - 8:30am – 17:30pm both days

Venue
Tobacco Theater – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Fee
150 Euro for both days
Breakfast and Afternoon snack breaks included on both days
 
The conference will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands at the wonderful Tobacco Theater.
We are very excited about this event and look forward to welcoming members of the Orchard Project open source community from all over Europe as well as from around the globe.

 

Register Today

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

Agenda

Day 1 - Thursday, June 13, 2013

  1. Breakfast Buffet (8h30 - 9h)
  2. Keynote: The State of Orchard (9h - 9h45)
  3. Morning Sessions (10h - 12h30)
    1. 10h - 10h45 - Responsive Web Design & Beyond – Giving Life to Your Orchard Site
    2. 11h - 11h45 - The Natural Relationship of MV* JS Frameworks and the Orchard Ecosystem
    3. 12h - 12h45 - Case Study – Architecting a High Traffic Consumer Facing Website
  4. Lunch Break (12h45 - 14h)
  5. Afternoon Sessions (14h - 17h30)
    1. 14h - 15h30 - Module Development – Understanding Concepts and Advanced Applications
    2. 15h45 - 16h15 - Case Study - Forums Module: How it was constructed and how you can extend it
    3. 16h30 - 17h30 - Panel – A Conversation with Core Contributors followed by Q&A

Day 2 - Friday, June 14, 2013

  1. Breakfast Buffet (8h30 - 9h)
  2. Keynote: Orchard 1.7 and Our Plans for the Future (9h - 9h45)
  3. Morning Sessions (10h - 12h30)
    1. 10h - 10h45 - Orchard & eCommerce
    2. 11h - 11h45 - European Website: Orchard's Localization Capabilities
    3. 12h - 12h45 - Case Study - Presented by Samuel Goldenbaum of the Award Winning Digital Agency Hellocomputer (South Africa)
  4. Lunch Break (12h45 - 14h)
  5. Afternoon Sessions (14h– 17h30)
    1. 14h - 14h45 - Orchard's Best Kept Recipes - Modules you should know about and how to build Recipes for you
    2. 15h - 15h45 - Understanding Shapes: Advanced Orchard Concepts for Intermediate Developers
    3. 16h - 17h30 - Closing Session - Intimate Group Meetings About Organizing Community, Topics of Interest, Staying Connected 

Please note the agenda is subject to modification

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

Sessions

Day 1

Day 2

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

Speakers

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

Our Sponsors

TeraByte Sponsor

GigaByte Sponsor

MegaByte Sponsors

       

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

Accommodations

There are no official hotels or accomodations for the conference.  We however recommend the following sources:

AIR BNB Stay in unique spaces from apartments, rooms, homes, or boats - rent directly from owners via Air BNB.

HOTELS

Please find below a map displaying the location of the Tobacco Theather Venue as well as some suggested Hotels pinned to the map in Blue.


View Orchard Harvest - Amsterdam in a larger map

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt

You voted - We listened

CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD THURSDAY & FRIDAY JUNE 13 - 14

  • "Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
    Orson Welles
  • "Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful."
    Dieter Rams
  • "I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
    Muhammad Ali
  • "Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy."
    Leisa Reichelt