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Welcome to the virtual vim conference! Get ready for vim goodness with your fellow vim friends in the global community!! 

Schedule

· Stage
Kick-off
Event Kick-off!
The Primeagen
· Stage
Keynote
Lead event organizer Adam Ben-David will give the event keynote
Adam Ben-David
· Stage
How Did Vim Become So Popular
A walkthrough on how Vim became what it is today, a powerful text editor that is used by many.
Nikola Đuza
· Stage
Why did Neovim choose Lua?
Why does Neovim use Lua and how can you start writing plugins and config in Lua
TJ DeVries
· Sessions
Vim as a Word Processor
We will discuss why you want to use Vim as a word processor!
Commander Candy
· Stage
Jumpstarting Vim to an IDE
In this talk we’ll focus on how Vim can be quickly tailored for any language.
Leeren Chang
· Sessions
Sharpening the axe
Insights learned from 10 years of dotfile tweaking.
Greg Hurrell
· Sessions
Giving Vim Superpowers
A guided session on going from a bare Vim config to a tricked out productivity powerhouse. Starter code here: https://github.com/jeremyckahn/vim-docker-env
Jeremy Kahn
· Stage
Vim Speed
A classic spirited talk on speed and mastery of Vim movements.
The Primeagen
· Stage
Learning Vim: the Path to Mastery
Tips on useful resources and building muscle memory, with some demos of useful plugins and tricks along the way.
Matthew Boehm
· Sessions
Neovim 0.5: a vision
bfredl's crazy plans for neovim 0.5 and beyond
Björn Linse
· Stage
Closing remarks - Day 1
Closing remarks for day 1 of vimconf.live
The Primeagen
· Stage
Kick-Off
Day 2 Kick-off!
The Primeagen
· Stage
Conversational Development: What, Why and How
A journey into interactive Lisp evaluation for Neovim dotfiles and plugins as well as Clojure and Janet projects.
Oliver Caldwell
· Stage
From user to contributor
Let me bring you through the journey from user to contributor, through my example with treesitter, and let me convince you that you can do it too.
Thomas Vigouroux
· Sessions
What can't you do in Neovim?
Ashkan Kiani spends his days figuring out the limitations of what you should put inside of an editor and ignoring those limitations.
Ashkan Kiani
· Stage
Vim isn't an Editor it's an Instrument
Applying Techniques from playing improvised music to Vim, as well as making music with Vim!
David Begin
· Sessions
Neovim Builtin LSP
What is LSP and why does Neovim ship with it now.
TJ DeVries
· Stage
Learning VimScript
We will spend time learning VimScript as a programming language familiarizing with keywords, syntax, functions and gotchas and finally build a plugin.
Prabir Shrestha
· Stage
Putting the Neo in NeoVim
Short talk about what it took me to finally switch to NeoVim after being a vim user for 20+ years.
Maria Hernandez
· Stage
My Open-source summer experience
What is GSoC? What was my project? How did I get involved with Neovim? How can you do what I did?
Shreyansh Chouhan
· Sessions
Onivim: Modal Editing from the Future
A presentation of Onivim - how it started, has evolved, and show demos of the current state.
Bryan Phelps
· Stage
Event Closing
Closing remarks for the event!
The Primeagen

Speakers

The Primeagen
The Primeagen

The Primeagen Himself

Maria Hernandez
Maria Hernandez

Staff software engineer @Etsy

Björn Linse
Björn Linse

NeoVim Core Developer

Greg Hurrell
Greg Hurrell

Vim Veteran

Thomas Vigouroux
Thomas Vigouroux

Treesitter dev @NeoVim

Adam Ben-David
Adam Ben-David

Lead organizer

David Begin
David Begin

YouTuber & Vim Enthusiast

Bryan Phelps
Bryan Phelps

Founder @Outrun Labs

Ashkan Kiani
Ashkan Kiani

NeoVim Core Developer

Nikola Đuza
Nikola Đuza

Writer & Engineer

Shreyansh Chouhan
Shreyansh Chouhan

NeoVim GSoC alumni 2020

Commander Candy
Commander Candy

YouTuber & Educator

Oliver Caldwell
Oliver Caldwell

Conjure developer & Vim Enthusiast

Matthew Boehm
Matthew Boehm

Vim lover @Novetta

Leeren Chang
Leeren Chang

YouTuber & Vim Enthusiast

TJ DeVries
TJ DeVries

NeoVim Core Developer

Prabir Shrestha
Prabir Shrestha

Vim veteran & Plugin developer

Jeremy Kahn
Jeremy Kahn

Streamer & Vim Evangelist

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