Sessions

Dave Sadlon
Devs throwing you a visual curveball? You need a Backstop! - Automate Visual Regression Testing
Dave Sadlon

It can be difficult enough, as a QA, tracking all the visual changes in any given sprint or release. Automated Visual Regression Testing across multiple devices can give a team a visual representation of what changes (even the smallest!) have occurred within their application.

Room: Iroquois
Topics: Software Testing; User Experience;
Tags: Agile; Cross-Platform; Design (UI/UX/CSS); DevOps; JavaScript; Software Process; Testing; Web

Ado Kukic
A Token Walks Into a SPA...
Ado Kukic

Between Angular, React, & Vue it can be hard NOT to build SPAs these days. But having to deal with cookies, tokens, auth, & resource access - you may even feel like you need a second page (gasp!) for security! Fear not, for the technology to create truly secure SPAs is there and I’ll show you how.

Room: Farmington
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: Cross-Platform; Development Practices; JavaScript; Other; Security; Web

Sundeep Dronawat
Crypto Currency Infrastructure - Challenges and Opportunties
Sundeep Dronawat

As the adoption of cryptocurrencies — or digital currencies that are encrypted for security — spreads throughout the business and financial sectors, so too do the challenges for Engineers and IT professionals. They have to be prepared for potential implications as cryptocurrencies evolve.

Room: Appalachian
Topics: Infrastructure;
Tags: Architecture Practices; Big Data; Cloud; Cross-Platform; Development Practices; Hardware; Other; Project Management; Security; Software Process

Scott Addie
Tour de .NET Core CLI
Scott Addie

Introduces the .NET Core CLI to .NET developers as an alternative to using Visual Studio.

Room: Farmington
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Cross-Platform; Web

John Callaway
.NET Core on a Raspberry Pi Cluster with Docker and OpenFaaS
John Callaway

Wondering what to do with a Raspberry Pi? Ever wanted to setup your own cluster? Interested to see how truly cross-platform .NET Core really is? We'll explore creating and deploying serverless functions on something other than AWS or Azure using the OpenFaas (Functions as a Service) framework.

Room: Jefferson
Topics: Application Development; Infrastructure;
Tags: .NET; Cross-Platform; DevOps

Richard Teachout
Job Skill Tips - Work towards Promotions / Enhance your Resume
Richard Teachout

If you are looking for some tips and tricks to get that promotion, or find your Dream Tech job.. this session may be the best one for you. Learn some tips from my perspective, of ways to get the promotion or interview... and hopefully get it.

Room: Appalachian
Topics: Application Development; Infrastructure; Project Management; Requirements; Soft Skills; Software Testing; User Experience;
Tags: .NET; Accessibility; Agile; Architecture Practices; Big Data; Clojure; Cloud; Continuous Deployment; Cross-Platform; Database/SQL; Design (UI/UX/CSS); Development Practices; DevOps; Functional Programming; Hardware; iOS/OSX; IoT; Java; JavaScript; Mobile; Other; Other Languages; PHP; Project Management; Python; Requirements; Ruby/Rails; Scala; Security; Soft Skills; Software Process; Testing; Web; Web Services; Windows 8/10

Ryan Ripley
Faye Thompson
Collaborative Curiosity
Ryan Ripley; Faye Thompson

Bring your questions, as you are the product owner to this conversation about celebrating curiosity, becoming more agile and fostering an environment that allows your team to succeed. We will address the questions of the room and facilitate a whole-conference conversation.

Room: Grand Belle Hall
Topics: Application Development; Infrastructure; Project Management; Requirements; Soft Skills; Software Testing; User Experience;
Tags: .NET; Accessibility; Agile; Architecture Practices; Big Data; Clojure; Cloud; Continuous Deployment; Cross-Platform; Database/SQL; Design (UI/UX/CSS); Development Practices; DevOps; Functional Programming; Hardware; iOS/OSX; IoT; Java; JavaScript; Mobile; Other; Other Languages; PHP; Project Management; Python; Requirements; Ruby/Rails; Scala; Security; Soft Skills; Software Process; Testing; Web; Web Services; Windows 8/10

Suganthi Giridharan
Fire Up Your Mobile App!
Suganthi Giridharan

Learn how to build a cross platform mobile app using Xamarin Forms for front end and Firebase for back end from the sample conference app example.

Room: Heartland
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Cross-Platform; Mobile; Other

Aydin Akcasu
Creating Bluetooth Apps with Chrome
Aydin Akcasu

See how easy it is to interact with Bluetooth devices, using only the Chrome browser and Javascript. We will cover interfacing to a heart rate monitor, and other devices. In addition, we will hack into a Smart Lightbulb, determine the protocol. See how easy it is to great a "Stress Display".

Room: Jefferson
Topics: Application Development; User Experience;
Tags: Cross-Platform; IoT; JavaScript; Mobile; Other; Web

Mitchel Sellers
Should I make the Transition to ASP.NET MVC Core? Will it Hurt?
Mitchel Sellers

With all of the buzz around .NET Core, many with existing applications are left to wonder what this means for them? Is your current app a dinosaur waiting to turn to oil? Or is there still some life left in it? How much time will it take to upgrade if you decide to? Attend to find out!

Room: Burley/Cumberland/Derby
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Cross-Platform; Web

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A software development conference in the Louisville, KY area on March 28 - 30, 2018 designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of development stack.

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