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ESUG2016

ESUG 2017
September 4 - 8, 2017
Maribor, Slovenia

Inst
OopluCon 2017
April 9, 2017
San Francisco, CA

A Day For The Smalltalk Programming Language And Its Friends
RDU
Camp Smalltalk RDU
March 31 – April 2, 2017
Downtown Durham, NC

In case you missed it, here's a recap of the recent Camp Smalltalk - Raleigh/Durham
FAST2016
Smalltalks 2016
November 9 - 11, 2016
Tucumán, Argentina

Keynote speakers
  • Ralph Johnson is part of the Gang of Four that gave us the language to talk about Design Patterns in software.  He taught Smalltalk at the University of Illinois with widespread influence on the community.  His students include Don Roberts and John Brant, authors of the Refactoring Browser.
  • Gilad Bracha's work as a language designer and implementer spans Strongtalk and the Animorphic VM, the Java HotSpot VM, and more recently Dart at Google as well as NewSpeak.
Instantiations speakers.
opulu

SPLASH’16
30th October - 4th November , 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

ACM Conference on Systems, Programming, Languages, and Applications:
Software for Humanity

Sponsored by ACM SIGPLAN More at http://mqt.st/

opulu

Camp Smalltalk NMU
September 15-18, 2016
Marquette, MI

A gathering of Smalltalk enthusiasts.

ESUG2016

ESUG 2016
August 22 - 26
Camp Smalltalk August 21
IWST 2016 August 23
Prague, Czech Republic

opulu

OopluCon 2016
April 10, 2016
San Francisco, CA at The Box SF

A Day for the Smalltalk Programming Language and its Friends

Speakers
Dr. Eliot Miranda will deliver the keynote presentation: Cog - The Open Source Smaltalk VM 
Chris Thorgrimsson of Lam Research is presenting: title to be announced in 2016
Chris Cunnington is presenting: An Introduction To Smalltalk 

A request for presentations will be announced in a future month in 2016.

A presentation called "An Introduction To Smalltalk" will promoted to the Ruby, Python and Objective C communities.
The event is free. The latest details will be available at  www.ooplu.com

Home

New release of VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.6.2 here! -Onward and upward!

FAST2015

Smalltalks 2015
November 11-13, 2015
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Inst

Camp Smalltalk Vancouver Island
Vancouver Island, Washington
November 6 - 8, 2015
Check out Makerspace on Facebook.

PDX

Camp Smalltalk Portland
Portland, Oregon
August 21-23
See what you missed or look back on a summer weekend of Smalltalk slideshow.

ESUG2014

ESUG 2015
July 13-17, 2015
Camp Smalltalk July 12
Brescia, Italy

CST

Camp Smalltalk Ottawa
June 12-14, 2015
Ottawa, Canada

Inst

Spring CampSmalltalk on Vancouver Island
April 25-26, 2015
Vancouver Island, Canada

Makerspace in Nanaimo. See forum for more details.

Inst

November 2014
New release of VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.6.1 here! Download the updated data sheet and the VA Smalltalk Migration Guide. Onward and upward

FAST2014

Smalltalks 2014
November 5 - 7, 2014
Cordoba, Argentina

Smalltalk notables Allen and Rebecca Wirfs-Brock will give the keynote presentation. Allen was instrumental in developing Digitalk's Visual Smalltalk, as well as a leader in modular Smalltalk design. Rebecca created the field of Responsibility Driven Design, which spawned a variety of modern disciplines such as TDD and BDD. Their presence is just a preview of an outstanding presentation program you won't want to miss.

ESUG2014

ESUG 2014
August 18-22, 2014
Camp Smalltalk August 16-17
Cambridge, England

Inst

Georg Heeg re-elected as Executive Director of STIC
Georg Heeg, owner of the Software House Georg Heeg eK, was nominated and re-elected on April 30, 2014 for an eighth year in office.

Under Georg Heeg's leadership the Smalltalk community has grown and prospered. May we continue to have steady growth for Smalltalk Industry Council and the Smalltalk industry in its 31st year.

Inst

James Robertson, our long-time friend, technical contributor, and tireless Smalltalk evangelist passed away suddenly on April 17, 2014. James' funeral service was held Sunday, April 20. He will be missed and long remembered by everyone in the Smalltalk community.

Please sign his memorial book.
FAST

Smalltalks 2013
October 30 -November 1, 2013
UTN, Rosario - Argentina

Inst

New release of VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.6 here! -Onward and upward!

ESUG

ESUG 2013
September 9 - 13, 2013
Annecy, France

Inst

log4s available as open source
As part of our participation in the open source community, Instantiations has contributed the log4s logging framework which is based on the log4j framework.

For more information on the framework, view the " video , visit the Robertson blog entries " 3509625595 or "3520403203" or read the "Smalltalk User's Guide".

STIC

Smalltalk IndustryConference 2013
June 9-12, 2013
Litchfield Park, Arizona

Inst

Nov. 15, 2012: Instantiations invites coments and suggestions for the beta version of its new product installer, scheduled for inclusion in VA Smalltalk 8.6.

Inst

Check out our roadmap for version 8.6 planned for August 2013.

FAST

Smalltalks 2012
November 7-9, 2012
Puerto Madryn - Chubut - Argentina

Home

Instantiations releases VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.5.2 - Onward and upward!
Sept. 18, 2012

FAST

ESUG 2012
August 27 - 31, 2012
Gent, Belgium

Inst

Monticello Importer (Beta) released
The Monticello Importer supports directly importing Monticello Packages (.mcz files) into the VA Smalltalk library. A beta version will be available on VAStGoodies until VA Smalltalk Version 8.5.2 ships.

STIC

Smalltalk IndustryConference 2012
March 18 -21, 2012
Biloxi, Mississippi

Inst

New release of VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.5.1 here!-The balloon rises even higher!
March 16, 2012

Inst

VA Smalltalk Enables 24/7 SaaS Human Resources Management Solution
HRworks relies on VA Smalltalk to provide its corporate customers with human resource management solutions like travel expense reporting, tracking employee absences and much more.
March, 2012

FAST

Smalltalks 2011
November 3 -5, 2011
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Inst

another itemMock Object Framework
Does your Smalltalk application lack current tests? See how to reintroduce testing into your application using the Mock Object framework available at VASTGoodies.
December, 2011

FAST

ESUG 2011
August 22 - 26, 2011
Edinburgh, Scotland

Inst

Instantiations Announces New VisualAge® Upgrade Program. Extend the life and functionality of your IBM VisualAge Smalltalk systems at a new low price.
April, 2011

FAST

Smalltalk Solutions 2011
March 14-17, 2010
Las Vegas, Nevada

Inst

Interview with CEO MIke Taylor-The Future of Instantiations
January, 2011

Inst

New release of VA Smalltalk available-Download v8.0.3 here!-The balloon rises even higher!
January, 2011

Inst

Interview with CEO Mike Taylor-The Future of Instantiations
January, 2011

Inst

Well-known Smalltalker Donald MacQueen joins VAST team!
December, 2010

Inst

Read the VA Smalltalk 2010 update
December, 2010

ESUG

ESUG 2010 International Smalltalk Conference
September 13 - 17, 2010
Barcelona, Spain

Instantiations is now focused entirely on Smalltalk!
August, 2010
Linux Seaside: Your Next Web Application Framework
July 14th, 2009

VA Smalltalk Forum Europe 2010

VA Smalltalk Forum Europe 2010
8 June, 2010
Stuttgart, Germany

Instantiations Releases VA Smalltalk 8.0.2
May, 2010

Smalltalks 2009
November 19-21, 2009
Buenos Aires, Argentina

ESUG 2009 International Smalltalk Conference
Aug 31-Sept 4, 2009
Brest, France

Seaside: Your Next Web Application Framework
July 14th, 2009

VAST Summit 2009
April 21-22, 2009
Online

Smalltalk Solutions 2008
June 18 - 21
Reno, Nevada, USA.

Instantiations was a Silver Sponsor for the 2008 conference, held June 18 - 21 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

ESUG 2008
August 25 - 29, 2008
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

VA Smalltalk Forum Europe 2008
Tuesday, 23 September 2008
Frankfurt am Main, Germany

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