That's right. The holiday season is right around the corner, and so is the Denver Modern Web Holiday Lightning Round! Join us for an evening of modern web merriment as our expert group of speakers present on topics ranging from web scraping and NLP to navigating organizational change.
• Schedule • • •
5:30-6:30 — Meet, Greet, and Be Merry (Pizza and Drinks Provided)
6:30-8:00 — Lightning Round - 10 minute talks each
8:00-9:00 — Mingle
• Our Speakers • • •
Anna Scheuler — When Bad Documentation Happens to Good Code
A story of how poor documentation can really ruin your day.
Ellen Cornelius — So You Want To Build Your First IoT Project
A web dev's insatiable curiosity around IoT gets the best of her.
Khalid Hamza — Natural Language Processing and Web Scraping
An overview modern NLP libraries and methodologies.
Mary Lang — Introduction to Regular Expressions
A look at how to use regular expressions and why they matter.
Ron Itelman — A Trillion Dollars Wasted In Knowledge
Group brainstorming session
Morgan Whaley — Desert Walks, Aikido, and Mandated Crafting
Takeaways around dealing with change & churn following a Women In Design Leadership retreat.
Hayden Berge — Side Effects in Action
When to use a side effect pattern in the front end
Meagan Cooney — BFFs - Single Page Apps and Your Microservices
Maintaining effective communication in an ever-evolving ecosystem of microservices.