self.conference

  • May 20-21, 2016
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  • MotorCity Casino, 2901 Grand River Avenue, Detroit

Friday, May 20

MCC1/2
MCC3
MCC4
8 - 9:00 AM
9 - 9:45 AM
Gary Bernhardt: Keynote - Reproducibility
10 - 10:45 AM
Jennifer Marsman: Intro to Azure Machine Learning: Predict Who Survives the Titanic Sean Griffin: Anatomy of a Great Pull Request Mark Yoon: Pairing IRL
11 - 11:45 AM
Matthew LaForest: Coding in the Dark Jake Payton: 30 minute byte-loss challenge; essentials for delivering the lightest iOS apps Liz Rush: A Call to Arms: Challenging & Democratizating Algorithm Development
12 - 1:00 PM
1 - 1:45 PM
Magnus Stahre: git gone wild: how to recover from common git mistakes. Eric Maxwell: Better Data Persistence on Android Tracy Osborn: Design for Non-Designers
2 - 2:45 PM
Jarred Olson: Improve your Bash command line fu Anne Cahalan: Truths Universally Acknowledged: Swift Design Patterns as Jane Austen Heroes
3 - 3:45 PM
Alison Stanton: Inclusion & Accessibility on the Web: Harnessing Dev Power for Good Stuart Kent: The Human Context: Exploring Google’s Nearby APIs
4 - 4:45 PM
David Case, James York: Let’s Build a Tamagotchi! A Live TDD Walkthrough KWu: Continuing Education at Work Anjuan Simmons: Debugging Diversity
7 - 11:00 PM
Attendee Mixer - Board Games, Bar, and Lightning Talks

Saturday, May 21

MCC1/2
MCC3
MCC4
8 - 9:00 AM
Breakfast
9 - 9:45 AM
Katrina Owen: Keynote - The Bait and Switch of Open Source
10 - 10:45 AM
Liz Abinante: Programming for Human Interactions Bryan Hughes: API Design Through the Lens of Photography Jon Shier: Exploiting Swift for Fun and Profit
11 - 11:45 AM
Kristina Thai: How to Build a Compelling Watch App Casey West: Redefining Culture Fit Brandy Foster, Kyle Ofori: Tech Education D-Coded
12 - 1:00 PM
Lunch
1 - 1:45 PM
Cate Huston: Some Things I've Learned About Color Sarah Withee: A Primer on Functional Programming Tobi Adebisi: Your App in Spotlight: Harnessing the Power of the Search APIs
2 - 2:45 PM
Rebecca Miller-Webster: Frameworks for Feedback Aisha Blake: Web Accessibility: How to Be an A11y
3 - 3:45 PM
Daniel Davis: A Family That Hacks Together, Interacts Together! kf: Hiring and Mentoring Junior Developers Remotely Nell Shamrell-Harrington: Estimates that Don't Suck
4 - 4:45 PM
sam boyer: Package Management as Harm Reduction Rosemary King: Maintaining Continuous Learning Under Pressure: How not to let design slip with tight delivery deadlines James Weaver: Composing Music in the Cloud
5 - 5:30 PM
Raffle and Closing

Friday, May 20

    8 - 9:00 AM
    12 - 1:00 PM

Saturday, May 21