Idea of SpeedTalks is that anyone can get up, give 2-5 minutes on their little portion of GNOME, and maybe hit some sparks that can turn into later useful discussions or hacking. Sign up for one here!
DanWinship - Stetic (a new GNOME GUI designer)
JohnPalmieri - Just Works - Device autodetection and configuration in a stateless world
DanielVeillard - Gamin - File alteration API revisited
JonTrowbridge - Computational Poetics
MiguelDeIcaza - Mono and Gtk# project status.