Facebook F8 Agenda is Here - What to Expect on This Year from F8

Facebook-F8-2019-Agenda


Facebook's very own developer conference, the F8 was confirmed to happen on April 30th to 1st of May at McEnery Convention Center, San Jose. Facebook recent shared the schedule for the event and the sessions taking place with F8.

Day 1 - 30th April 2019


8:00AM ET
Registration
Location - The Hub
8:00AM ET
Breakfast
Location - Concourse/ Keynote Level
10:00AM ET
Keynote
Location - Halls 2 +3
12:00PM ET
Lunch
Location - Lower Level
12:30PM ET
Building Messenger Experiences for All Stages of the Customer Journey
Location - 220C
Speakers - Laura Lebovic (Facebook), Steven Pham (Facebook), Max Koziolek (Spectrm)
Topics - Messenger, Technical, Partner Spotlight, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
12:30PM ET
Storytelling Across Pioneering Platforms
Location - 220B
Speakers - Yelena Rachitsky (Facebook), Mark Walsh (Motional.ai), Jessica Yaffa Shamash (Fable Studio)
Topics - Oculus, Facebook, AR, Grow Your Business, Partner Spotlight
12:30PM ET
Building for the Modern Web with React, GraphQL and Relay
Location - 210H
Speakers - Juan Tejada (Facebook), Ashley Watkins (Facebook), Benoit Girard (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
12:30PM ET
Creativity Rules - Mobile First Creative
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Seth Whitehead (Facebook), Carlos Murad (Facebook)
Topics - Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization
12:30PM ET
Introduction to Machine Learning for Developers
Location - 210F
Speakers - Bruce Lin (Facebook)
Topics - AI, Technical, Open Source, Build Your Product
1:30PM ET
Social Connectedness Maps: What Facebook Friendships Teach Us About the World
Location - 220B
Speakers - Johannes Stroebel (New York University Stern School of Business), Theresa Kuchler (New York University Stern School of Business)
Topics - Facebook, Research & Design, Data for Good, Partner Spotlight
1:30PM ET
Mobile Innovation with React Native, ComponentKit, And Litho
Location - 210H
Speakers - Pasquale Anatriello (Facebook), Eli White (Facebook), Thong Nguyen (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
1:30PM ET
Transforming Customer Care with Messenger
Location - 220C
Speakers - Trusha Chokshi (Facebook), Ze'ev Rosenstein (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Partner Spotlight, Build Your Product
1:30PM ET
Spark AR Outlook: Inspiring Creation and Exploration
Location - 210F
Speakers - Michael Slater (Facebook), Matt Hanson (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, AR, Facebook, Build Your Product
1:40PM ET
Meet Wit.ai, the Free NLP Service
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Julien Odent (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, AI, Technical, Open Source, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
2:00PM ET
Using Docusaurus to Create Open Source Websites
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Yangshun Tay (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
2:00PM ET
Driving Business Growth with Facebook Marketing Technology and Partners
Location - 220B
Speakers - Vatsal Mehta (Facebook)
Topics - Whatsapp, Instagram, Facebook, Grow Your Business, Technical, Ads & Monetization, Build Your Product
2:15PM ET
Matching a Brand's Business Objective with a Messenger Experience
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Riandy Riandy (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Technical, Grow Your Product
2:30PM ET
Spark AR Creators Roundtable
Location - 210F
Speakers - Chris Barbour (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Instagram, Partner Spotlight, Build Your Product, AR
2:30PM ET
Working as One: From the Head Office to the Frontlines
Location - 210H
Speakers - Christine Overby (Facebook)
Topics - Grow Your Business, Partner Spotlight
2:30PM ET
Facebook Loves Python and Python Loves Facebook
Location - 220C
Speakers - Cooper Lees (Facebook), Lisa Roach (Facebook), Sinan Cepel (Facebook), John Reese (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
2:35PM ET
Advances in Speech and Audio Research
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Lior Wolf (Facebook), Chetan Gupta (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, AI, Technical
2:40PM ET
New App Review Chat Support Channel on Messenger
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Erica Engstrom (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Messenger, Build Your Product
2:45PM ET
Research Insights: Social Media and Well Being
Location - 220B
Speakers - Moira Burke (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Build Your Product, Research & Design
3:00PM ET
Technical Deep Dive Into Building Messenger Automated Experiences
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Jayesh Jain (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Technical, Build Your Product
3:00PM ET
Partner Innovation on the Facebook Ads and Messaging Platform
Location - 220B
Speakers - Eddie O'Neil (Facebook)
Topics - Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization
3:20PM ET
Creating Standout AR Effects for Instagram
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Cemre Gungor (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, AR
3:25PM ET
Getting Started with Presto: Run SQL at Any Scale
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Greg Leclercq (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
3:30PM ET
Using Messenger to Drive Business Results
Location - 220C
Speakers - Liron Wand (Facebook), Mohit Rajani (Facebook), Pietro Bujaldon (Smarters)
Topics - Messenger, Partner Spotlight, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
3:30PM ET
i18n At Facebook Scale (FBT)
Location - 210H
Speakers - John Watson (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
3:30PM ET
Maximizing the Spark AR Engine for Everyone
Location - 210F
Speakers - Merlyn Deng (Facebook), Nikita Lutsenko (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Technical, Build Your Product, Open Source
3:40PM ET
AR Music
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Tom Goldsmith (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Build Your Product
4:00PM ET
Growing Your Business with the Facebook Family of Apps
Location - 210H
Speakers - Kate McCarthy (Facebook), Nikila Srinivasan (Facebook)
Topics - WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger, Facebook, Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization
4:00PM ET
Type Checking Your Project with Pyre
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Sinan Cepel (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
4:00PM ET
React Group Meetup
Location - Meetup Space
Topics - Open Source, Meetup, Build Your Product
4:05PM ET
Pro Tips for Creating in Spark AR Studio
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Dan Moller (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, Grow Your Business, Technical, AR
4:30PM ET
Facebook Gaming in 2019: Building for Gaming Communities
Location - 220C
Speakers - Bre Miller (Facebook), Mary LaLomia (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Ads & Monetization, Grow Your Business, Build Your Product, Gaming, Messenger
4:30PM ET
Getting Things (Virtually) Done: The Measurable Value of AR for Enterprise
Location - 210F
Speakers - Isabel Tewes (Facebook), Andrew Mo (Facebook)
Topics - Oculus, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
4:30PM ET
Getting Started with FBT: Internationalize Your Javascript App
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Chen Wang (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
4:30PM ET
F8 2019 Hackathon Finalist Pitches
Location - 220B
4:35PM ET
Developer Community Forum
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Spencer Hitchcock (Facebook), Luke Conlan (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Build Your Product
5:00PM ET
The Shift to a Fair and Open Ad Bidding Ecosystem is in Motion
Location - 210H
Speakers - Suzy Hay (Facebook), Kaushik Subramanian (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Ads & Monetization, Grow Your Business
5:00PM ET
Connecting with Your Community Through Groups
Location - 220C
Speakers - Katherine Woo (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Partner Spotlight, Grow Your Business
5:00PM ET
Oculus For Business Developer Meetup
Location - Meetup Space
Topics - Oculus, Meetup, Grow Your Business, Build Your Product
5:15PM ET
Building a Mobile AI Platform
Location - 210F
Speakers - Lin Qiao (Facebook), Aparna Lakshmi Ratan (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, AI, Technical, Build Your Product
5:30PM ET
Deep Dive on Messenger Updates
Location - 210H
Speakers - Joshua Evenson (Facebook), Jeremy Fein (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Technical, Build Your Product
6:00PM ET
F8 Party
Location - Lower Level


Day 2 - 1st May 2019



8:00AM ETRegistration
Location - The Hub
8:00AM ETBreakfast
Location - Concourse/ Keynote Level
10:00AM ETKeynote
Location - Halls 2+3
11:30AM ETLunch
Location - Lower Level
12:00PM ETBuilding Sustainable Ecosystems
Location - 220C
Speakers - Konstantinos Papamiltiadis (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Grow Your Business, Build Your Product
12:00PM ETMessenger Developer Meetup
Location - Meetup Space
Topics - Messenger, Meetup, Grow Your Business, Build Your Product
12:00PM ETDeveloping and Scaling AI Experiences at Facebook with PyTorch
Location - 220B
Speakers - Joe Spisak (Facebook), Dmytro Dzhulgakov (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Technical, Open Source, Build Your Product, AI
12:00PM ETReliable Code at Scale
Location - 210F
Speakers - Andrea Ciancone (Facebook), Lawrence Lomax (Facebook), Jules Villard (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
12:00PM ETComputer Vision at Scale
Location - 210H
Speakers - Roshan Sumbaly (Facebook), Deepti Ghadiyaram (Facebook), Zeki Yalniz (Facebook), Ser-Nam Lim (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, AI, Technical
12.30PM ETIntro to React Hooks
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Kathryn Middleton (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
12:50PM ETMeasurement Options for Business Messaging
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Rohit Watve (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Grow Your Business
1:00PM ETSpark AR Developer Meetup
Location - Meetup Space
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Build Your Product, Meetup, Grow Your Business
1:00PM ETSpotlight on Stories: Creative Considerations for Effective Stories Ads
Location - 210F
Speakers - Julia Machado (Facebook), Maria Gao (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization
1:00PM ETPowered by PyTorch
Location - 220B
Speakers - Michelle Miller (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, AI, Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
1:00PM ETUsing the Latest in NLP to Address Language Barriers
Location - 210H
Topics - Facebook, AI, Technical, Open Source
1:00PM ETApplying AI to Keep the Platform Safe
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Ram Ramanathan (Facebook), Reshef Shilon (Facebook), Pinar Donmez (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, AI, Technical
1:00PM ETInvesting in Developers and Entrepreneurs Through Programs
Location - 220C
Speakers - Emeka Afigbo (Facebook), Kunbi Adeyemo (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Grow Your Business, Partner Spotlight
1:10PM ETDriving Traffic to Your Automated Messenger Experience
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Amber Meighan (Facebook)
Topics - Messenger, Technical, Grow Your Business
1:30PM ETiOS Developer Automation at Facebook
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Lawrence Lomax (Facebook), Zeyad Salloum (Facebook), Callum Ryan (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
1:50PM ETOptimizing Spark AR Effects for Instagram
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Anaelisa Aburto (Facebook), Houman Meshkin (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Technical, Build Your Product
2:00PM ETUsing Machine Learning for Developer Productivity
Location - 220B
Speakers - Frank Luan (Facebook), Satish Chandra (Facebook), Johannes Bader (Facebook), Sonia Kim (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, AI, Research & Design, Build Your Product
2:00PM ETThe Latest in Developer Experiences and Platform
Location - 210F
Speakers - Vijay Natarajan (Facebook)
Topics - Build Your Product
2:00PM ETUnlocking the Future of WebXR
Location - 210H
Speakers - Jacob Rossi (Facebook)
Topics - Oculus, Facebook, Technical, Open Source, Build Your Product
2:00PM ETBuilding a Business with Facebook Developer Products
Location - 220C
Speakers - Martha O'Byrne-O'Reilly (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Messenger, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business, Technical, AR, Partner Spotlight
2:05PM ETSpark AR for Places and Spaces
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Campbell Orme (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Research & Design, Build Your Product
2:05PM ETGetting Started with Infer: Find and Fix Bugs in Your Code
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Jules Villard (Facebook), Jeremy Dubreil (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
2:25PM ETSpark AR for Shopping
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Andrea Alam (Facebook)
Topics - Instagram, Facebook, AR, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization, Research & Design
2:40PM ETA Sneak Peek of Udacity's New Machine Learning Course
Location - Classroom1
Speakers - Joe Spisak (Facebook)
Topics - AI, Partner Spotlight, Technical, Open Source, Build Your Product
2:45PM ETHow to Build for People to Help Your Product Grow
Location - 210F
Speakers - Brian Hale (Facebook), Denise Moreno (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
2:45PM ETEnabling Commerce Platform Partners to Help Businesses be Successful on Facebook
Location - Classroom2
Speakers - Zain Aziz (Facebook), Abha Maheshwari (Facebook)
Topics - WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook, Messenger, Grow Your Business, Technical, Ads & Monetization, Build Your Product
3:00PM ETSuccess with Instant Games Across Facebook
Location - 220C
Speakers - Bob Slinn (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Build Your Product, Gaming, Messenger, Ads & Monetization, Grow Your Business
3:00PM ETGraphQL: Straight Talk From the Founders
Location - 220B
Speakers - Joel Marcey (Facebook), Dan Schafer (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
3:30PM ETBuilding Android Lightweight Apps at Facebook
Location - 220B
Speakers - Dekel Naar (Facebook)
Topics - Open Source, Technical, Build Your Product
3:30PM ETData for Good: Facebook Disaster Maps
Location - 210F
Speakers - Paige Maas (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Research & Design, Build Your Product, Data for Good, Partner Spotlight
3:30PM ETProduct Optimization with Adaptive Experimentation
Location - 210H
Speakers - Eytan Bakshy (Facebook), Kostya Kashin (Facebook)
Topics - Facebook, Technical, AI, Open Source, Build Your Product, Grow Your Business
3:45PM ETThe Evolution of In-Game Ad Monetization
Location - 220C
Speakers - Dustin Watkins (Facebook), Anala Prabhu (Facebook)
Topics - Grow Your Business, Ads & Monetization, Gaming
4:00PM ETClosing Reception
Location - Lower Level


Source - F8