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Scheduling Guidelines

Feel free to reschedule (with the permission of the session leader) or add new sessions during the Summit for any space with a white background. Spaces with grey backgrounds should not be altered without consulting Dan Portillo or Mike Beltzner.

session slot may be scheduled or moved by session leaders
session slot may not be scheduled or moved without asking dan, beltzner, or mconnor


  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome Reception (casual dress) and dinner

Tuesday, July 29

Time Emerald (400) Callaghan (90) Alpine C (72) Alpine D (72) Alpine E (72) Glacier (57) Alta (36) Crystal (20)
8-9:30 Breakfast
10-12 Welcome Introduction -- Baker & Lilly
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 The History and Future of Web Browser UI --- Tracing and JavaScript performance Reserved for Jesse
2:15-3:15 1.9.1 Progress & Updates Open Source PR: Sharing the Story New and Improved MDC Localizing Firefox 3 Mobile: Device APIs Thunderbird 3 NEW *NEW* TIME!
3:30-4:30 Web Standards & Strategy Mozilla Foundation 2.0 Mozilla QA & Tools we use L10N: Verbatim & moz2po: Translation tools: the best tools for translation Add-ons Management Calendar integration & futures
4:45-5:45 Firefox 3 Post-Mortem --- Problems people find using Firefox and how to solve them QA for Thunderbird, Calendar, SeaMonkey Accessibility: An overview of APIs and web standards Firefox supports
7:30-10pm Dine Around, restaurants will be chosen at the hospitality desk. (Casual Dress)

Wednesday, July 30

Time Emerald (400) Callaghan (90) Alpine C (72) Alpine D (72) Alpine E (72) Glacier (57) Alta (36) Crystal (20)
8-9:30 Breakfast
10-12 Products & Technology Roadmap (Firefox, Mobile & Labs)
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 2:00pm Lightning Talks Media Training I (Presentation) Mozdev & the Wider Dev Community Localizing Thunderbird 3 Static Analysis UX for Thunderbird DevDay planning
2:15 - 3:15pm Fennec Mozilla in Europe - lessons in open source, community & culture XPCOMGC Why I didn't write a Test Security Topics: Malware Trends Radical Ideas for Spreading T-Bird Media Training II (Mock Interviews)
3:30 - 4:30pm Mozilla Labs Concept Series Firefox 3 in China & Japan Embedding L10N Build Process Security Topics: Writing Secure Software Media Training II (Mock Interviews) Gecko on Mac OS X, Present and Future, Q&A
4:45 - 5:45pm Mozilla Project Identity Mobile UX Snowl: Messaging in the Browser L10N for Mobile Performance & Memory Tools Media Training II (Mock Interviews) TraceMonkey Code Walkthrough with Andreas Gal
5:45-6:00pm Travel Update in main ballroom
6:00 - 6:30pm Content Team Planning
7:00-7:30pm Light of Firefox
7:30-10pm Dinner on the Patio (optional).

Thursday, July 31

Time Emerald (400) Callaghan (90) Alpine C (72) Alpine D (72) Alpine E (72) Glacier (57) Alta (36) Crystal (20)
8-9:30 Breakfast
9:30 - 10:30am Weave Data I: Intro to data and metrics Localizer Meet & Greet Mozilla Design Process Firefox in India Firefox & Linux/Solaris Distros Layout Planning
10:45 - 11:45am Ubiquity Data II: What Should we be Asking? XUL Runner Intern Wrap-Up & Brainstorming Issues Facing Small Translation Teams Messaging Futures Graphics Roadmap Planning Thoughts and Q&A with Schrep
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 2:00pm Lightning Talks --- D-Trace Localization Testing Tools Consolidation Branding and Partnership Litmus and the QA Companion - for all products Accessibility: Experience it hands-on!
2:15 - 3:15pm AMO: Roadmap & Directions Open Source Marketing Firebug & Chromebug Release Engineering Infrastructure Site SUMO, MozillaZine and Thunderbird Priorities For Code Cleanup And Improvement
3:30 - 4:30pm Using Mercurial L10n Community Development Improving Theme Support Ubiquity Natural Language Parsing and Localization Moving the SVG Implementation Forward Thunderbird/Calendar Extension Points
4:45 - 5:45pm --- Automating Firefox UI Testing AMO: Editorial Process The Firefox Phone Growth in Asia Hacking session based on above topic Webdev / Labs MozID planning JS Planning
6:30-11pm Dinner at the Roundhouse. (Casual Dress)


  • Brunch will be served
  • Buses will shuttle people to Vancouver International Airport
    • please arrange your shuttle time at the hotel amenities desk before Friday

Lightning talks

Wednesday lightning talks

  • 1:00 Branding (John Slater)
  • 1:15 Design Demos (Boriss)
  • 1:30 XPConnect Wrappers (Blake Kaplan)
  • 1:45 How to stop guessing what the community thinks (Seth, Stas)

Thursday lightning talks

To be Scheduled

To be scheduled?

Unscheduled / Need Definition: