self.conference

  • May 29-30, 2015
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  • MotorCity Casino, 2901 Grand River Avenue, Detroit

Friday, May 29

Salon A & B
MCC 1
MCC 2
MCC 3
MCC 4
Amnesia
9 - 9:45 AM
Justin Searls: Keynote - Sometimes a Controller is Just a Controller
10 - 10:45 AM
Brian Genisio: JavaScript Robotics? Not a bad idea. Amitai Schlair: Bring Your Whole Self To Work (In 15 Years Or Less)! Katherine Wu: Ask vs. Guess Culture Communication Marc Nischan: Basic Git & Github for Designers, Visual Learners, and Everyone Else
11 - 11:45 AM
Jennifer Marsman: Fun with Mind Reading Dave Zwieback: Running a self-organizing/self-managing team (or company) Julie Cameron: Decoupling the Front-end through Modular CSS Anne Cahalan, Chris Trevarthen, Kyle Ofori, Will Hinchman: Megateam vs Code-nado: Lessons Learned While Working on a Large Team
1 - 1:45 PM
Kerri Miller: 5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started Programming Nathan Dotz: Scala: the pointy bits Kristina Thai: Reusable Native Mobile Components
2 - 2:45 PM
Kevin Poniatowski: Secure the App, Save the World Jeff Casimir: Excellent Technical Interviews Kate Catlin: What do I do with my hands?!?!?
3 - 3:45 PM
Nayan Hajratwala: Refactoring Real Legacy Code DJ Daugherty: BYOD : Build your own drone... multi-rotor quadcopter that is.
4 - 4:45 PM
Daniel Davis: TDD vs. ATDD - What, Why, Which, When & Where? Eli White: How I Learned to Stop Caring and Made Better Software Jonathan Kuperman: Inclusive Web: Getting started with Accessibility Andrew Burke: A Question of Time: 3000 Years of Why 'What Time Is It?' Is Hard
5 - 5:45 PM
Mike Lee: Keynote - Planetary Engineering

Saturday, May 30

Salon A & B
MCC 1
MCC 2
MCC 3
MCC 4
Amnesia
9 - 9:45 AM
Brianna Wu: Keynote - Choose your Character
10 - 10:45 AM
Madalyn Rose Parker: Coming Clean About Mental Health at Work Sam Phippen: Better testing with Spies Maddy Andrade: From Sand To Tech: How To Overcome Cultural Expectations Robert Aboukhalil: Build real-time web applications using WebSockets and Node.js
11 - 11:45 AM
Chris Trevarthen: Climbing the Testing Pyramid in iOS Les Orchard: The Cloud is Your Free Hobby Computer Dawn Kuczwara: Give Up Jer Lance: Strong Teams as Healthy Communities
1 - 1:45 PM
Orta Therox: Contributing to Open Source doesn’t require changing the world Kristen Smith: Turn your Raspberry Pi into a retro-gaming console Priya Rajagopal: Practical RESTful Webservices API Design Aisha Blake: Creating a Safe Space: Embracing Diversity In The Workplace
2 - 2:45 PM
Sara Gibbons: Code #LikeAGirl Nancy Lyons: There Is No Work/Life Balance Amanda Stockwell: UX is not just for designers Jen Bloomer: THEY ALL KNOW I'M A FRAUD! (You're Not): Navigating Impostor Syndrome on the Earth
3 - 3:45 PM
Julia Nguyen: Opening up Conversations about Mental Health in Computer Science Education Anne Cahalan: How To Be A Real Developer In Two Easy Steps! Tricia Cervenan: 13 Lessons Learned From a Product Manager Suyash Joshi: How to Fix Software Bugs: Stronger, Faster, Better
4 - 4:45 PM
Bill Laboon: How Would Plato Program? : The Ethics of Software Engineering Jason Petterson: Tales of Game Development with LibGDX - A Postmortem Heather White: Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone: Learning to Teach Ashley Hathaway: Everything is fine. Nothing is fine. Lessons learned from transitioning roles.

Friday, May 29

Saturday, May 30