Location

Hilton Boston Logan Airport • 1-617-568-6700 • One Hotel Drive, Boston, Massachusetts

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We had a few separate blocks of discounted rooms at the Hilton available but those have been sold out. Weekend rates at the Hilton are $299/night. We have a list of alternate hotel options near the venue on the forum.

Also note that parking at the Hilton will cost $32/day.

Speakers

jQuery Conferences are so exciting because of the speakers that contribute talks during the conference. Below are five of those speakers from this year's amazing lineup! Visit the speakers page for a list of all the speakers.

  • John Resig

    John is in charge of managing the direction of the jQuery library. This involves taking a critical look at existing (and expected) features and making informed decisions about them. He’s also in charge of managing development resources and time spent on the different aspects of the project.

  • Garann Means

    Garann wrote her first webpage in 1996 and returned to full-time frontend development fairly recently after many years of writing CMSs, video players, and JSF libraries. She works as a Senior UI Engineer at Gerson Lehrman Group in Austin, TX, where she drives her coworkers crazy with her separation of concerns obsession and her refusal to stop using <b> and <i>.

  • Thomas Reynolds

    Thomas develops responsive, standards-compliant Web sites and digital media experiences with a high level of interactivity. With nearly ten years of experience developing for the Web, Thomas has a strong base of knowledge and is always looking to move forward and work with innovative technologies. Working closely with the designer, Thomas takes the wireframes for a project and translates them into elegantly coded, functional, cross-browser supported sites. Thomas blogs regularly, sharing his knowledge online, and maintains several open-source projects.

  • Alex Sexton

    Alex Sexton is a Labs Architect at Bazaarvoice in Austin, TX. He is also a co-host on the yayQuery podcast. He is highly skilled at writing short bios. He blogs at http://alexsexton.com/ and tweets from @slexaxton.

  • Ben Vinegar

    Ben Vinegar is a front-end engineer toiling on Disqus' distributed commenting widget, which is currently served on over 300k blogs, online newspapers, and other publications. Before joining Disqus, Ben was a Team Lead and go-to JavaScript developer at FreshBooks.

  • Ralph Whitbeck

    Ralph Whitbeck is a Senior Engineer at BrandLogic Corporation. Ralph is currently a Developer Relations evangelist on the jQuery team for both jQuery and jQuery UI. He also co-hosts the Official jQuery podcast, a weekly show that interviews key members of the jQuery community.