Our spring 2014 social event was a great success. More than 60 people attended on Monday, March 31 at our new Downtown Legends locations.
We had nine speakers with topics ranging from Agile to EmberJS. The following is a recap and a video of each speaker at the event.
Hillary Brown – 5 Social Media Trends
Hillary is the social media director at Blue Compass. She spoke about trends in social media, including a look at what traditional things social media has replaced over the years.
Michael Tutty – GForge Next
Michael explains what GForge has been up to and what plans are for future software iterations.
Kristin Runyan – Agile
Kristin is an agile coach at Business Solver, and she speaks about getting your team started with Agile (and not being afraid to fail).
Brad Dwyer – Firebase
Josh Larson – Relative CSS Units
Josh is a web developer at Happy Medium, and he talks about using relative CSS units in web design, as well as focusing more on proportion instead of pixels.
Laura Gaulke – Social Media
Laura is a social media strategist, and she speaks about getting started with a social media strategy and action plan.
Charlie Strawn – Dwolla and Foursquare
Toran Billups – Ember.js Objects
Toran is a programmer analyst at IMT Insurance. He speaks about using Ember.js objects and how to take advantage of them.
Matthew Nuzum – Usability Testing
Matthew is a UX developer at John Deere, and he speaks about the basics of usability testing.