Kris Vanderwater is a Drupal Evangelist with Commerce Guys and is EclipseGc on Drupal.org. He is the lead on the Drupal 8: Blocks & Layouts Everywhere initiative and has been working with Drupal for the past 6 years. He has contributed patches to Core D6, D7, ctools, and numerous other drupal projects.
Commerce Guys will host two sessions of this webinar to best suit users Time-Zones.
Core issue: http://drupal.org/node/1497366 Plugin Documentation: http://drupal.org/node/1637614 Plugin DX: http://drupal.org/node/1675048 Plugin Type DX: http://drupal.org/node/1676202 irc.freenode.net #drupal-scotch