self.conference

  • Jun 7- 8, 2019
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  • MotorCity Casino, 2901 Grand River Avenue, Detroit

Friday, Jun 07

MCC 1/2
MCC 3
MCC4
Amnesia
8:50 - 9:00 AM
9 - 9:45 AM
Byron Woodfork: Keynote - Mid-Career Survival Tips for POC
10 - 10:45 AM
Sarah Withee: Building an Open Source Artificial Pancreas Tae'lur Alexis: How to build Accessible UI with React Native Megan Boczar: Gender Microaggressions in the Workplace
11 - 11:45 AM
Mercedes Bernard: Empowering Early-Career Developers Janani Subbiah: Android, iOS and Web Best Friends Forever: The BFF pattern Peter Ritchie: Naming Things
12 - 1:00 PM
1 - 1:45 PM
Laura Mosher: Harry the Hedgehog Learns You A Communication Chris Nelson: Rewriting a Bus Detective: a real time app case study Toria Gibbs: Search Engines: How They Work and Why You Need Them
2 - 2:45 PM
Stephanie Vaughn: “I’m Just An Engineer” - What Are the Ethical Responsibilities of Developers? John Reese: Improving Design through Test Driven Development Gary Fleming: Continuous Entropy
3 - 3:45 PM
ahmed jalloh: Coding out the Clink Jamie Wright: Building a Realtime Websocket API in Phoenix Matthew LaForest: Get Progressive with it
4 - 4:45 PM
Marla Brizel Zeschin: Things I Wish I Knew Before Going Remote Maurice Hayward: You're Doing UX Unconsciously 😴, Now Let's Make It Conscious ⏰ and Intentional 💪 Fen Slattery: Digital Accessibility Beyond Legal Compliance
7 - 11:00 PM

Saturday, Jun 08

MCC 1/2
MCC 3
MCC4
Amnesia
8:50 - 9:00 AM
9 - 9:45 AM
Maureen McElaney: Keynote - Digital Discrimination: Cognitive Bias in Machine Learning
10 - 10:45 AM
Brandy Foster: I'm Still Black and You're Still Racist (aka Why your pro-diversity culture is hiding toxic racist parasites) Charles Hall: Accountability for Accessibility (a12y 4 a11y) Jocelyn Harper: Open Source: Diversifying the Initiative
11 - 11:45 AM
Coraline Ada Ehmke: Programming Empathy: Emotions as State Machines Andrew Burke: Punk Rock Software: Fast Websites and Cheeseburgers Jennifer Tu: You Can’t Bubblebath The Burnout Away
12 - 1:00 PM
1 - 1:45 PM
Julien Fitzpatrick: Trans Eye for the Cis Ally: Ensuring an Inclusive Community Tori Brenneison: Teaching Skills for Technical Experts Veronica Hanus: "Git hook[ed]” on images & up your documentation game
2 - 2:45 PM
Cecy Correa: {Vulnerability: True} Surviving Code Reviews and Brutal Interviews Ben Lippi: Math For Fun and Profit – From Someone Who Hated Math Class Denise Yu: Why are distributed systems so hard?
3 - 3:45 PM
Grishma Jena: Deciphering Data Science Mike Schutte: Dealing with /Regexion/ Arthur Doler: How to Work with People: A Guide to Playing Nicely with Others
4 - 4:45 PM
Jana Beck: Developers, go the f*ck to sleep Sara Cashman: The Web and the World: The Next Billion Users and the Digital Gender Divide Fabricio Nogueira Buzeto: The Error Of Our Ways - Continuous change by accepting failure
5 - 5:30 PM

Friday, Jun 07

    8:50 - 9:00 AM
    12 - 1:00 PM
    7 - 11:00 PM

Saturday, Jun 08

    8:50 - 9:00 AM
    12 - 1:00 PM
    5 - 5:30 PM