1. Christopher Frenz: Advanced Information Retrieval and Extraction
2. Augustina Ragwitz: Start Contributing to Perl, It's Easy!
The Perl community wants YOU to contribute! Whether you can barely write a line of code or have been hacking for years, you can make meaningful contributions! This session offers a high level tour of the CPAN and Perl core contribution process as well as a short tutorial for potential contributors on how to get started with patching CPAN modules and making Perl core contributions.