Session Schedule

Session Schedule2019-01-07T06:25:51+00:00

Tuesday

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Wednesday

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Thursday

2:15 PM

Own Your Career (an owner’s guide for techies)

Presented by: Nexient (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Dan Broekhuizen) So it’s 2020 and you’re working in the #1 ranked job in the country, software development. Sweet, right? Truth is, having a great job is not the same thing as having a great career. How do you climb into the driver’s seat? Dan Broekhuizen — organizational...

Room: ZambeziTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Throw Away Your Resume

Presented by: Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Keith Elder) I threw away my resume 13 years ago, and haven't looked back. Why? I'm all-in on my workplace culture. What would it take for you to plant your roots and be all-in? Research shows, for most technologists, the key is an outstanding workplace environment and a culture that...

Room: Indigo BayTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

How Couchbase added ACID transactions to NoSQL

Presented by: Couchbase (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Justin Simpson) Couchbase has always supported single-document ACID transactions. Why are multi-document transactions important? This is a question to which we already know the answer. The real question is how Couchbase was able to make multi-document transactions both scalable and...

Room: CypressTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Tech Startups | Do's, Don'ts and Things to Consider

Presented by: Bold Penguin (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Ilya Bodner & Frank Lamantia) This duo has influenced the success of 5 tech-enabled startups, participated in 14 venture rounds, and experienced dozens of failed products. They've seen everything. Ideation, investment, launch, growth, selling... everything. Their current venture is...

Room: NileTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Update Strategies for IoT

Presented by: JFrog (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Kat Cosgrove) Devices on the edge are hard to update. The process is often clunky, slow, and inconvenient. So what’s making them harder to deal with than other machines, and how do we design a system that mitigates the problem when we’re dealing with such a wide range of hardware...

Room: OrangeTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Practical Data Modeling with MongoDB

Presented by: MongoDB (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Austin Zellner, Principal Solutions Architect) Developers who are new to NoSQL often wonder, "how do we approach data modeling in a non-relational world". In this talk, we will dive into the fundamental elements of models supported by MongoDB, and how to combine the powerful...

Room: Aloeswood / LeopardwoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

TMW Systems Sponsor Session

Presented by: TMW Systems (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

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Room: Sagewood / ZebrawoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Elastic Application Performance Monitoring, Observing the Mystical Unicorn

Presented by: Elastic (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by George Kobar) No matter what you call it, Observability or Monitoring, there is a fair share of buzzwords around this topic. The role for monitoring these applications on container or micro-services infrastructure both on-premises and in cloud is equally not clear and buzzword bloated....

Room: Salon ATrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

So, You Think Consulting Might Be For You?

Presented by: Leading EDJE (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Larry Rickard, Chad Young, TBA) Being an IT consultant either independently or with a reputable firm can be very rewarding. It offers exposure to diverse and often leading-edge technology, the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients, really smart people and a career path...

Room: Salon HTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

UX Journey from a Developer

Presented by: Progress Software (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Sam Basu) Many of us have strived to bridge the designer-developer mindset gap – this is easier said than done. Turns out, shiny UI does not always mean good UX. We need to have user personas in mind, as well as a few core UX principles, throughout the software development lifecycle....

Room: Salon DTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

So You Know How To Code? A Gameshow For Geeks...

Presented by: HMB (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Presented by HMB Consultants) Now in its fifth year at CodeMash, come to play, come for the prizes! Join the HMB team in a fast-paced pub-style team trivia that will test your programming know-how or at least provide you with bizarre and hilarious fun facts. Prizes are up for grabs and...

Room: Salon ETrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Inclusion at the Workplace: You are more than an Awesome Coder

Presented by: Beam Dental (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Alejandro Vélez-Calderón) Ever wonder what inclusion really means? If you are an average American worker you will spend about ninety thousand hours of your life at work. If you can't be yourself while at work, that means you are spending about one third of your life repressing your...

Room: MangroveTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Automate those APIs: Integrate Services Faster with DreamFactory

Presented by: Dream Factory (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Jason Gilmore, CTO, DreamFactory) DreamFactory is an iPaaS that can dramatically reduce the amount of time and effort required to build and integrate APIs for a wide variety of data sources, including Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, Salesforce, AWS S3, and IoT devices. In this...

Room: Portia/WisteriaTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Think Like an Attacker to Protect Your App

Presented by: PreEmptive (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Peter Tefft) Applications running in untrusted environments are especially susceptible to attack. Threats include reverse engineering, probing, and tampering. These attacks can result in your intellectual property being stolen, or in compromised versions of your app being distributed,...

Room: RosewoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Friday

1:30 PM

The Art of Web Authentication

Presented by: Auth0 (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Kim Maida) Authentication and authorization are daunting topics for many developers. Auth standards are well defined, but are challenging to understand. Terminology and specifications (OAuth, OIDC, JWT, IETF)? How does cookie-based authentication work? How does token-based...

Room: ZambeziTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Tribal Knowledge in Agile Teams

Presented by: Manifest Solutions (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Jeffrey Miller) Let's face it. We don't communicate well, and we document even less. Is it possible to wield information well in an Agile software team? Yes, it is! With consideration, change, and commitment to doing your work differently, it is possible to have relevant and vibrant...

Room: Indigo BayTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Tiny Containers: Exploring the World of Docker and Kubernetes with a Raspberry Pi Cluster

Presented by: Nationwide (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Mark Ramsey) Nationwide, like many companies, has strategically embraced the cloud as our hosting infrastructure. While exciting, this new direction requires learning a number of technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes, that can be intimidating. Faced with this challenge, I chose...

Room: CypressTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

What's going on in there? Know what's happening in your software with Application Insights.

Presented by: Aptera (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Eric Potter) Monitoring production software can be a challenge, especially if it is hosted in the cloud. Application Insights can tell you what your software is doing and how your users are using it. You can use it to identify performance bottlenecks. You can detect errors before users...

Room: NileTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

What is the definition of done? How do I get there?

Presented by: JFrog (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Mark Galpin) The DevOps revolution has changed a lot of things, but probably nothing more than how product managers and developers think about “done”. In this talk we will see examples from the development of JFrog GoCenter and how we as a team together learned to change our...

Room: OrangeTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Supersonic, Subatomic Java

Presented by: Red Hat, Inc. (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Scott Seighman) Supersonic, Subatomic Java In this session, we’ll demonstrate how you can optimize your enterprise Java apps, your APIs, your microservices, and your serverless functions for a Kubernetes/OpenShift environment using Quarkus. Quarkus is a Kubernetes Native Java stack...

Room: Aloeswood / LeopardwoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

4 Times I Should Have Been Fired for Bad Code

Presented by: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Ben Thorp) Ever set a helicopter on fire? Wasted months of company time developing a product that no one wanted? Designed a system so complex and hard to use that none of your peers (or boss unfortunately) could maintain it? We’ve all made mistakes and have hopefully learned from...

Room: Sagewood / ZebrawoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

The Intersection of Quality and Speed: Scaling a Team to Optimally Deliver Quality Software

Presented by: Root Insurance Company (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Tim LeMaster, Keith Wedinger, Tommy Graves) A panel discussion of Root Engineers that presents a conversation about building a team to optimally deliver software in a high quality and efficient manner and the challenges we've faced doing that at Root Insurance. From onboarding, to the...

Room: Salon ATrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Using AI/ML to Automate CI/CD

Presented by: Harness (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Luke Hertert, Harness) To achieve true continuous delivery, teams need to leverage end-to-end automation across their deployment pipelines and tooling. Deployment health checks today involve someone pinging the production app and saying "yep, app is still up, everything is OK." In...

Room: Salon HTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Rapid Mobile App Development with Xamarin.Forms + Prism MVVM Framework

Presented by: Robert Half Technology (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Erik Hornyak) Learn how to leverage the Prism MVVM Framework on top of Xamarin. Forms to accelerate cross-platform mobile development. Prism provides an implementation of a collection of design patterns that are helpful in writing well-structured and maintainable XAML applications,...

Room: Salon ETrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Upgrade your .NET Framework to .NET Core know-how

Presented by: Progressive Insurance (Sponsor)
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

(Presented by Sean Beougher) So you’ve been tapped to upgrade some of your companies .NET Framework apps to .NET Core. Seems simple enough, right? Just upgrade the framework, and you’re done. If only it were that easy! Having completed upgrades at Progressive Insurance on some highly visible...

Room: RosewoodTrack: Sponsor SessionFormat: Sponsor SessionLevel: Introductory and overview