Tech forum and discussions

If you are interested in #martech trends, first-hand experiences related to building web sites and shops with an increasing number of tools, solutions and architectures that work, you should join this track. We will gather experts from CMS/DXP, eCommerce, PXM, DAM and similar vendors to discuss how to craft better web projects. Learn valuable insights from industry leaders and join us this summer.

It will be a two-day discussion forum moderated by Janus Boye, veteran in the CMS/DXP industry and organizer of the Boye conferences in Aarhus, Denmark since 2005 and US since 2009.

Contributing speakers:

  • Steven Pemberton - Chair of Forms and iXML working groups at W3C

  • Barbara Slade Jagodić - Founder of SEO agency SLADE

  • Ron Brumbarger - President of Apprentice University

  • Andy Kaiser - Founder of Ninetailed personalization platform

  • Robert Petković - Digital Analytics Director at Pro Media Group marketing agency

  • Ondrej Polesny - Developer Evangelist at Kentico

Besides speakers, so far confirmed participants are from:

  • UBS

  • Croatian National Bank

  • Little Forest, web governance platform

  • eXa, digital agency

  • Distinction, digital agency

  • Jahia, DXP vendor

  • StiboDX, CMS vendor

  • Netgen, digital agency

Moderator

Janus Boye

Boye & Co

Speakers

Steven Pemberton

Chair of Forms Working Group at W3C

Researcher at CWI, author and public speaker, co-designed ABC, the programming language that Python was based on; he was one of the first handful of people on the European Internet in 1988; he has been involved with the web since its beginning, organising two workshops at the first web conference in 1994, and has been chair of several working groups at W3C, designing new web technologies, including HTML, CSS, XForms, RDFa, and many others.

Barbara Slade Jagodić

Founder of SEO agency SLADE

Digital communication specialist with 20 years experience in Copywriting, Content writing, Web Pages Development and Optimization. After working for corporations, media publishing companies and startups, Barbara started her own small digital communication agency. She is focused on SEO Content Marketing which helps boost sales through generating quality SEO leads and converting visitors to buyers.

Ron Brumbarger

President & Mentor @ Apprentice University

Ron is a president at Apprentice University where he gets to mentor and teach the tomorrow's leaders. By applying ideation, creative problem solving, and design thinking to all processes, he continues to perfect the work and the quality of students life every day.

Andy Kaiser

Founder of Ninetailed

Andy is a full-stack digital marketer, data native and entrepreneur, well versed in Data Analytics, Digital Strategy, E-Commerce, Product & Software Development, Customer Experience Optimization, SEO, Social Media & Content Marketing and Growth Hacking. He has over 15 years of experience working in digital companies and agencies. I've worked on projects for Alfa Romeo, Axel Springer, Bankia, El Corte Ingles, Ferrovial, Fiat, Gamesa, Lancia, Santander, and Telefonica, among others.

Robert Petković

Digital Analytics Director at Pro media group

Internet professional with 20 years experience in all aspects of web pages deployment, production, analysis and optimization. For the last 10 years recognized as one of the most prominent analysts in the region. Current professional focus is on advanced Google Analytics implementation using Tag Manager, Conversion optimization, A/B testing, Behavioral marketing, online-offline integration and SEO that makes websites and their offsite facilities more efficient.

Ondrej Polesny

Developer Evangelist at Kentico

Ondrej is a JAM stack developer, FreeCodeCamp author, developer evangelist at KenticoKontent a YouTube video maker, streamer, bus driver, German Shepherd lover.

Janus Boye

Boye & Co

Apart from moderating peer groups, Janus is working on steering large, complex and critical digital projects through to successful completion. He chairs the internationally recognized Boye Conferences since 2005 in Aarhus and since 2009 in US.

Program

DAY 0 – Wednesday, Sep 1st
18:00 - 20:00

Help Desk & Hanging Out (over Welcome Drinks)

In front of the convention center.

DAY 1 – Thursday, Sep 2nd
7:30 - 8:00

Morning Recreation

In a few words: easy-going, fun, and recreational. Go for a swim early in the morning and start the day afresh.

8:00 - 9:20

Registration & Coffee Hangout

9:20 - 9:30

The Most Unusual Opening Ever

In front of the convention center.

9:30 - 12:30

(with break 10:50-11:10)

Tech forum

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Complementary lunch in the restaurant of Hotel Ivan

13:30 - 16:30

(with break 14:50-15:10)

Tech forum

16:30 - 18:00

Lounge with the Experts

En Vogue Beach Bar

20:00 - 22:00

All Aboard Dinner

Complimentary dinner at Hotel Ivan restaurant. Enjoy the lovely ambient of the restaurant in the pleasant company of other participants and companions.

DAY 2 – Friday, Sep 3rd
7:30 - 9:20

Morning Recreation and Coffee Hangout

Go for a run early in the morning and start the day afresh. Or just join us for a cup of coffee.

 9:30 - 12:30

(with break 10:50-11:10)

Tech forum

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Complementary lunch in the restaurant of Hotel Ivan

13:30 - 16:30

(with break 14:50-15:10)

Tech forum

16:30 - 17:00

The Most Unusual Closing Ever

20:00 - 22:00

All Aboard Dinner

Complimentary dinner in a vibrant and colourful atmosphere with other participants at Trattoria Restaurant.

DAY 3 – Saturday, Sep 4th
10:00 - 14:00

Outing

Complimentary. Details to be defined.