Schedule

Here’s the schedule for our 2019 conference to give you an idea of what you’ll experience at the MacDevOps:YVR conference.

The schedule is subject to change. Stay tuned to changes via Twitter, the MacAdmins Slack  #macdevopsyvr channel and by joining our e-mail list.


MacDevOpsYVR 2019 Schedule

Wednesday June 12, 2019
13:00 – 17:00 Intro to writing MunkiReport plugins workshop
17:00 – 21:00 Pre-conf Social (Opening Reception)

Conference Day 1

Thursday June 13, 2019
8:00 – 8:55 Registration & Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 Mat X and crew – Welcome
9:20 – 9:25 MacStadium – Gold Sponsor
9:30 – 9:45 Addigy – Platinum Sponsor
9:50- 10:30 Marianne Marck – CITO @ Ritchie Bros
10:35 – 10:55 Morning Break
11:00 – 11:30 Quick Talks: Origin Stories
11:35 – 12:25  IT Panel: Coding for girls / Women in IT – How can we encourage women and diversity in IT?
Panelists: Shania Campbell (Alectrona), Dana Donaldson (Box), Teresa Jiang (Cruise Automation), Lauren Johnson (Blend), Erin Merchant (Envoy)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break 
13:35 – 14:30 Arjen van Bochoven – MunkiReport and the story of working on Open Source projects
14:35 – 14:40 Quick Talk: Tuxudo – Designing and Writing Plugins for MunkiReport: Helpful hints and anecdotes 
14:45 – 15:15 Greg Neagle (Disney Animation) – Going from Python to Swift: Does it spark joy?
15:20 – 15:40 Afternoon Break 
15:40 – 15:45 Quick Talk: Nick Zolotko (LAIKA) – Bootstrapping macOS TCC.db  
15:45 – 16:15 Dan Berman (Pixar) – “Making the Best of Your (Mandatory) Adobe Licensing Migration”
16:15 – 16:20 Quick Talk: Alex Narvey (Precursor) – No REST API for the wicked: Scripting FileMaker made me a better MSP  
16:20 – 16:50 TBA
16:55 – 17:00 Mat X – Day 1  Thank you
17:00 – 18:00 Evening Break and Social
18:00 – 22:00 Hack Night

Conference Day 2

Friday June 14, 2019
8:00 – 8:55 Registration & Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 Mat X and crew – Welcome back
9:20 – 9:25 SimpleMDM – Silver Sponsor
9:30 – 10:30 Sarah Edwards (SANS) – Launching APOLLO – Creating a Simple Tool for Advanced Forensic Analysis
10:35 – 10:55 Morning Break
11:00 – 11:30 Prima Virani (Pinterest) – Building Resilient Security Log Pipelines with Chaos
11:35 – 11:40 Quick Talk – “DevSecOps ” – Farshad Abasi (FWDSEC)
11:45 – 12:15 Jesse Endahl (Fleetsmith) – MDM security
12:20 – 12:30 Quick Talk – “Your DevOps Helpdesk” – Jonathan Haenchen (Flightaware)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break 
13:35 – 14:25 Jasper Siegers (Hedge) – The PostLab story – Final Cut Pro X and GitLab
14:30 – 14:40 Quick Talk – “Deploying a munki repo in 3 minutes with terraform” Graham Gilbert (Airbnb)
14:45 – 15:15 Kelsey van Haaster / Steve Quirke (Thoughtworks) – Using the three pillars to guide our approach to and implementation of device management
15:20 – 15:40 Afternoon Break 
15:45 – 16:15 John McCrae (Chef) – Managing the Laptop Fleet with Chef
16:20- 16:50 Yoann Gini – Hello IT – Zero to Hero
16:55 – 17:00 Mat X – Conference Wrap Up