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OOPSLA 2006

I’ve been deciding which sessions to attend at OOPSLA 2006. There’s a lot going on so, unfortunately, I’m going to have to miss some intersting ones. Ther Onward track is particularly insteresting but i want to achieve a balance.
Here is what I have decided:

Tuesday

Brenda Laurel Designed Animism: Poetics of a New World

Onward!: Gabriel Conscientious Software

Onward!: Baniassad The Geography of Programming

Linda Northrop Scale Changes Everything

Virtual Machines

Panel: GoF Design Patterns: Beginnings and Futures

Wednesday

Guy L. Steele Jr. A Growable Language

Onward!: Simonyi Intentional Software

Onward!: Knöll Pegasus: First Steps Towards a Naturalistic Programming Language an area I am very interested in.
Joshua BlochHow to Design a Good API and Why it Matters

Practitioners Reports including some talks realted to Domain-Driven Design
Thursday

Philip Wadler Faith, Evolution, and Programming Languages: from Haskell to Java to Links

Panel: Convergence of XP and SCRUM

Panel: Young Guns/OO: The Next Generation

Software Engineering

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