SymfonyLive London 2015: Meet the speakers: Ciaran McNulty

SymfonyLive London 2015 is less than two months away, and what better way to celebrate the fourth running year of SymfonyLive London and the 10th birthday of the framework itself, than to have a fantastic line-up of speakers from the community. So, to kickstart the day, Ciaran McNulty, Senior Trainer at Inviqa and SensioLabs UK and an expert in the web industry for fifteen years, will present an exciting talk entitled ‘Building a Pyramid: Symfony Testing Strategies’.

We sat down with Ciaran to ask what he sees as the biggest trends in Symfony and PHP, and what he is most looking forward to at the conference this year.

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Webinar: Fuel your PHP app performance with Blackfire.io

Looking for a code profiler that will identify server resources quickly without the need to analyse reams of data? Or have you trialled Blackfire.io, but are still getting to grips with the profiler?

On March 5, Fabien Potencier, CEO of SensioLabs and creator of Blackfire, will be taking part in a webinar on the performance profile to show you how it can help you to unlock bottlenecks and unleash the true performance of your Symfony and other PHP-based apps.

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SymfonyLive London 2014: The lowdown

If you took a walk down to Westminster today, there would be no sign that just over a week ago 300 engineers descended on the Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre in what was undoubtedly the biggest and most successful SymfonyLive London to date.

After three practical workshops the day before, Friday morning dawned bright and early as 300 engineers made their way to Westminster ready for two full tracks of talks from the leaders in the software development industry.

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SymfonyLive London 2014: Meet the speakers: Jakub Zalas

It’s finally here! In just three days, the first of Europe’s finest Symfony engineers will reach Westminster to kick off SymfonyLive London 2014. Jakub Zalas, Technical Team Lead at SenisoLabs UK will not only be leading the ‘Into the kernel and back’ workshop, but will also be presenting a talk entitled ‘The Dependency Trap’ during the main conference.

Jakub is a regular on the Symfony conference circuit and will be a familiar face to those who attend the London Symfony meetups. We caught up with him ahead of the conference to find out what kick-started his love of Symfony and why, in his view, engineers should stop writing so many frameworks.

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SymfonyLive London 2014: Meet the speakers: Paweł Jędrzejewski

From front end to back, Stack to mocks and ‘epheralization in the Cloud’, SymfonyLive London will cover a host of topics delivered by some of the most experienced Symfony developers in Europe.

Paweł Jędrzejewski, founder of Lakion and creator of Sylius, will be adding another topic to the mix. On Friday 26th September, Paweł will be leading Track 2 on the topic of Sylius and eCommerce for Symfony2 developers.

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David Zuelke to officially close SymfonyLive London 2014

Finding the right speaker to close SymfonyLive London 2014, the biggest and best SymfonyLive London yet, was never going to be easy. The bumper lineup of Symfony specialists and PHP experts demanded an industry expert, renowned for pushing the community forward, and we’re excited to announce that we’ve found the perfect candidate.

We are proud to announce that David Zuelke will be bringing 2014’s SymfonyLive London to a triumphant close on Friday 26th September with a keynote titled ‘Doing Everything with Nothing: Ephemeralization in the Cloud’.

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SymfonyLive London 2014: Meet the speakers: Beau Simensen

Beau Simensen has an impressive resume. A professional polyglot programmer since 1998, he is the owner of his own consulting company, co-founder and chief software architect of a wearables start up and is the creator of Sculpin and co-creator of Stack PHP. Somehow between all of the above, he’s also found the time to take to the stage at SymfonyLive London for a talk titled ‘Decorating Applications with Stack’.

With a little over two weeks to go until SymfonyLive descends on London, we caught up with Beau to talk all things Symfony and why he’s such a proponent of framework agnostic code.

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SymfonyLive London 2014: Meet the speakers: Matthew Davis

The countdown is officially on. In less than one month, the brightest and the best Symfony engineers will descend on Westminster for SymfonyLive London 2014.

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been introducing you to some of the speakers who will be sharing their advice and best practice in everything from TDD to eCommerce. Next up is Matthew Davis who is flying the flag for front end development.

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