Experimenting with Laravel PHP Framework

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Doheny Beach CD

About the Presentation:

The Laravel PHP Framework is rapidly on the rise. While many are embracing this amazing framework, many more are wondering what’s the noise is all about. In this talk, the author will clear the air for the audience by sharing his experience in using Laravel for a real world marketplace. An introduction to Laravel will be presented as well as some of the features provided, including: Routing, Events, View Composer, Packages, Eloquent, Translation and others.

About the Speaker

Jorge Garifuna is a Professional Software Developer and Consultant with over 15 years of industry experience. His portfolio of technologies include but are not limited to various programming languages, Web 2.0, a diverse number of Frameworks, countless of databases and the latest and greatest in Mobile for popular platforms such as IOS, Android and BlackBerry, among many.

Over the years, Jorge has successfully Designed, Developed and Deployed Software in the areas of E-Commerce, Project Management, Content Management Systems (CMS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to name a few. His technologies have been used, by many consumers, employees and businesses, some of which have grown to multi-million dollar businesses.

Jorge prides himself as a happy contributor to various Open Source Projects, including the ATK Framework and vTiger CRM to name a few. He has also given various presentations in the topics of: Joomla CMS; ATK Framework; Wordpress; ELGG Social Network Framework; Integration of Linux, Apache, MySQL, SQLite with Mkahawa Cyber Manager and PHP; and Mobile Development for Web, IOS Native and Android Native; and Laravel PHP Framework. A list of Jorge’s presentations are available at:


Jorge joined LAMPsig over six years ago and is currently serving as the president of this dynamic LAMP group. More details of Jorge’s professional qualifications can be found at: http://jgari.com/resume

One hour