5:30-6:15 networking drinks and food
6:15-6:30 Quick intros
6:30-7:30- Tim Berglund Trainer and Evangelist at GitHub
GitHub.com is home to over five million repositories and three million users—each of them using the cloud for distributed software development. Come see the core collaborative features of GitHub.com and learn how Git's status as a distributed version control system turns cloud-based source code hosting from a mere backup mechanism to a key part how people write better software together.
Tim is a full-stack generalist and passionate teacher who loves working with people as much as he loves to code. He is a GitHubber whose mission is to make it easy for everybody in the world to use Git. He is a speaker internationally and on the No Fluff Just Stuff tour in the United States, who loves to speak on Git, Cassandra, and other topics. He is co-president of the Denver Open Source User Group, co-presenter of the best-selling O'Reilly Git Master Class, co-author of Building and Testing with Gradle, a member of the O'Reilly Expert Network, and a member of the GigOM Pro Analyst Network. He occasionally blogs at http://timberglund.com. He lives in Littleton, CO, USA with the wife of his youth and their three children.
Specialties:Git, Gradle, Cassandra, Grails, Groovy, JVM, public speaking, training, mentoring, open source, technology change