Schedule

Agenda is subject to change

TUESDAY, MAY 2
09:00 – 17:00 Registration
Grand Ballroom Foyer
10:00 – 11:00 General Session I
Grand Ballroom
11:00 – 11:30 Refreshment Break and Networking Break I
Grand Ballroom Foyer
Sponsored by
11:30 – 12:00
 
 
 
 
 
 
11:30- 12:45
Breakout Sessions I
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
Introduction to Magento 2
Discover the development concepts behind the functions, design, and workings of the Magento 2 platform.
Vijay Golani, Magento U Trainer and Vice President of Development, Wagento

Business Track
Turret
Successful Migrations on Magento
Planning a successful migration means understanding your platform and your goals before you begin. This session will provide best practices, tips, and techniques for defining your strategy for Magento 1 to Magento 2 and Community Edition to Enterprise Edition migrations.
Ian Kinsella, Senior Director, Sales, APAC, Magento Commerce
Max Yekaterynenko,Director of Community Engineering, Magento Commerce
12:15 – 12:45 Breakout Sessions II
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
Extension Development Best Practices and Marketplace EQP
To sell your extension in the Magento Marketplace, it must first pass the Extension Quality Program (EQP). Magento has added an automated installation test and additional manual QA, so you can check your extension installs without error and that it is configurable (as applicable), operates as expected, and does not break any Magento functionality. In this session, discover the best tips and tricks to clear all the checks, and start selling fast.
Ben Marks, Evangelist, Magento Commerce
12:45 – 14:00 Networking Lunch
Grand Ballroom Foyer
Sponsored by
14:00 – 14:30 Breakout Sessions III
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
Powering Tomorrow: Understanding Magento 2.2
A technical deep dive into Magento 2.2 offerings and how you can power your business for the future.
Jason Woosley, SVP of Product & Technology, Magento Commerce
Max Yekaterynenko,Director of Community Engineering, Magento Commerce

Business Track
Turret
Enhancing Your Career with The Magento Ecosystem
In 2016, the Magento Community presented over 800 talks on Magento or at Magento-centric events, produced over 100 podcast episodes centered around Magento, organized conferences and meetups in over 34 different countries, wrote seven books about Magento, contributed to official product documentation and core code, wrote over 1,100 blog posts to raise awareness and education, and answered thousands of questions on both StackExchange and the Magento Forums. In this session, we’ll look at what that means for the Magento Community in India and how you can help grow the Magento ecosystem while enhancing your personal career.
Sherrie Rohde, Community Manager, Magento Commerce
14:45 – 15:15 Breakout Sessions IV
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
Backward Compatibility
Learn about the concept of backwards compatibility and what it means in the case of Magento 2. In this session, you will gain insights into the policies Magento follows, including changes that are considered as MAJOR, MINOR and PATCH, and best practices on API. Customization points and examples of coding will be provided.
Oleksii Korshenko, Software Architect, Magento Commerce

Business Track
Turret
Navigating Magento Commerce Order Management
In this session, you will learn about the features for Magento Commerce Order Management, and the market insights and competitive trends – who is buying, what do they need, and who is playing in the space. You will discover what Magento can do from the product standpoint to make you more successful in omnichannel commerce.
Ian Kinsella, Senior Director, Sales, APAC, Magento Commerce
Ben Marks, Evangelist, Magento Commerce
15:15 – 15:45 Refreshment and Networking Break II
Grand Ballroom Foyer
15:45 – 16:15 Breakout Sessions V
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
First Steps to Building Secure Magento Extensions
There is no such thing as an un-hackable site. However, we have the available tools and processes to make our customizations much more resilient to attacks. In this session, we will prepare you with strategies and tools distilled from years of working with Magento and web security. Our jobs are already complicated by creating great software. These strategies will give us the confidence that our software doesn’t contain vulnerabilities.
Talesh Seeparsan, CTO, Bit79

Business Track
Turret
Magento Business Intelligence
Last year, the Magento Business Intelligence Team analyzed sales and customer data across hundreds of online merchants. This session will share the results of this research and the data-driven playbook for driving online growth.
Ian Kinsella, Senior Director, Sales, APAC, Magento Commerce
Ben Marks, Evangelist, Magento Commerce
16:30 – 17:00 Breakout Sessions VI
Technical Track
Grand Ballroom
Magento 2 Developer Experience
Discover the available resources for developers and more in this session that covers Magento 2 architectural directions and community contributions.
Max Yekaterynenko, Director of Community Engineering, Magento Commerce

Business Track
Turret
Solution Partner Program Intro
Learn how our Magento Solution partners can benefit through the newly branded Solution Partner Program. See how your commitment to partnering with Magento through marketing activities, lead generation and delivery expertise can result in increased partner commissions, rewards, and business growth.
Outi Greve, Director, Channel Sales, North America, Magento Commerce
Dene Schonknecht, Director, Channel Sales, APAC, Magento Commerce
17:15 – 18:00 General Session II
Grand Ballroom
18:00 – 19:00 Marketplace Reception
Grand Ballroom Foyer