Agenda

Plan Your Live Experience

  • Tues, Aug. 28
  • Wed, Aug. 29
  • Thurs, Aug. 30
Malala Yousafzai
Theme Topic Area Speaker Location

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Registration 9:00 AM
Breakouts 1:00 PM
Welcome reception 5:00 PM
Kickoff Party8:00 PM
9:00 AM
Registration
Grand America Hotel
1:00 PM
Panel
The State of Modern Web Development
Deborah Kurata, Hampton Paulk, Joe Eames, William Soto
Panel
  • Get your geek on
1:00 PM
Solo
Rating risks: Why and how to triage your software vulnerabilities
Peter Mosmans - Go Forward
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:00 PM
Solo
Get the Most Out of Your Product Manager
Emily Tate - Mind the Product
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
2:00 PM
Solo
Shipping the Impossible: Five Secrets to Getting Breakthrough Products to Your Customers
Caitlin Kalinowski - Oculus
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:00 PM
Solo
Power BI: Is it right for you?
Eugene Meidinger - All Lines Technology
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:00 PM
Solo
Behind the AI Curtain - Designing for Machine Learning Products
Crystal Yan - United States Digital Service
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:00 PM
Solo
Building technology skills for a future state that is constantly changing
Judy Marshall - Dimension Data
Solo
  • Power to the platform
2:00 PM
Panel
Cryptocurrency: Is your business cashing in on the money of the future?
Julie Christ, Leslie Pico, Evelyn Hytopoulos
Panel
  • Level-up your leadership
3:00 PM
Solo
Productive, Autonomous Teams at Scale
Jim Cooper - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:00 PM
Solo
The Intersection of Computer Vision and Machine Learning
Kesha Williams - Chick-fil-A
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:00 PM
Solo
Understanding Modern Cloud Architecture
Roland Guijt - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
3:00 PM
Panel
The State of Skill Development
Joe Infozino, Beth Wheat, Heike Laube, Tamera Scholz, John Polascheck - Fortune 100 Technology Leaders
Panel
  • Power to the platform
3:00 PM
Solo
The Amazing Effectiveness of Deep Learning
Jerry Kurata - InStep Technologies
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:00 PM
Solo
Catalytic Skills for Developers: There's Nothing "Soft" About These Skills
April Wensel - Compassionate Coding
Solo
  • Get your geek on
4:00 PM
Solo
Untangling your enterprise software
Edward Curren - Sentrid
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
4:00 PM
Solo
Build a Better Hiring Process with Design Thinking
Crystal Yan - United States Digital Service
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
4:00 PM
Duo
Channels: A Custom Learning Experience
Dave Rackham, Angela Dannar - Liberty Mutual Insurance
Duo
  • Power to the platform
4:00 PM
Solo
Kotlin and Android – This Changes Everything!
Jim Wilson - JW Hedgehog
Solo
  • Get your geek on
4:00 PM
Solo
Understanding How HTTPs Protects Your Personal Data
Ross Bagurdes - Bagurdes Technology
Solo
  • Get your geek on
5:00 PM
Welcome Reception
Grand America Hotel
5:00 PM
Lightning
Going Pro: Lifestyle Systems for the Exceptional Developer
Cory House - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
6:00 PM
Lightning
Using your IT skills to create electronic music
Roland Guijt - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
6:30 PM
Lightning
Azure Architecture Center: The right guidance at the right time
Travis Grizzel - Microsoft
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
8:00 PM
Kickoff Party
Grand America Hotel
  • CREATE THE FUTURE AWARDS

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Breakfast & Registration7:00 AM
General Session 9:00 AM
Breakouts1:30 PM
Happy Hour5:00 PM
LIVE Party & Concert8:00 PM
7:00 AM
Breakfast and Registration
Grand America Hotel
9:00 AM
General Session
Grand America Hotel
12:30 PM
Lunch
Grand America Hotel
1:00 PM
Lightning
A Day in the Life of a Pluralsight Author: How Courses Get Made
Greg Shields - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Lightning
Adobe Animate CC: Multiplatform Animation and Interactivity
Joseph Labrecque - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
What NASA's Voyager mission teaches us about building distributed systems
Richard Seroter - Pivotal
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
Aligning Business & IT Strategies
Casey Ayers - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
1:30 PM
Solo
Unmask Secrets of Your Business with Event Storming
Julie Lerman - Microsoft MVP
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
1:30 PM
Duo
Turning Real World Experience Into Real World Success
Adam Fortuna, Kurt Corbett - Pluralsight
Duo
  • Power to the platform
1:30 PM
Solo
Getting Answers to a Question
Audrey Langheinrich - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
Better Every Day - Growing a Learning Culture at Target​
Joel Crabb - Target Corp
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
2:30 PM
Solo
How to learn Salesforce and make $150,000+ per year
David Liu - Google
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Solo
Everyone Should Be Able to Use Your Software: Accessibility for Balanced Teams
Raquel Breternitz - Pivotal Labs
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Solo
DevSci: Better Software Through Data Science
Matthew Renze - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Duo
Iris: The Science Behind Pluralsight
Michelle Keim, Chris Mayfield - Pluralsight
Duo
  • Power to the platform
2:30 PM
Solo
From Developer to Manager: Things You Should Know Before Making the Jump
Amy Dredge - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
2:30 PM
Solo
Transforming Digital Talent
Heather Whiteman - General Electric
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
3:30 PM
Solo
How to Conduct a Product Security Test: And How it Fits Into the Larger Security Strategy
Jared DeMott - VDA Labs
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:30 PM
Solo
Rebooting Your Agile Transformation Using Empathy
Benjamin Day - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
3:30 PM
Solo
Every Problem is a Scaling Problem: Leading Change in High Growth Environments
Brian Garofola - Vibes
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
3:30 PM
Solo
Learn How to Quantify Skills with Pluralsight IQ
Krishna Kannan - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Power to the platform
3:30 PM
Panel
Making an Impact with data
Adam Crahen, Curtis Harris, Michael Mixon, Lilach Manheim, Pooja Gandhi
Panel
  • Get your geek on
3:30 PM
Solo
Why Do We All Suck at Collaboration
Karen VanHouten - Curious Red
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
4:30 PM
Panel
Create the Future Awards
Panel
  • Get your geek on
4:30 PM
Lightning
Accelerating Your Creativity with The Connected Workspace
Jesus Ramirez - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
4:30 PM
Solo
Building Data Products at GitHub
Omoju Miller - GitHub
Solo
  • Get your geek on
4:30 PM
Solo
How Spring changed Java Development
Bryan Hansen - Software Technology Group
Solo
  • Get your geek on
4:30 PM
Solo
Preparing Your Organization for Emerging Technologies
Jason Miller - Dunbar Armored, Inc.
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
4:30 PM
Duo
Skills Analytics: Objectivity Meets Actionable Insights
Bhavika Shah, William Werner - Nasdaq
Duo
  • Power to the platform
4:30 PM
Solo
Reconnaissance: How Hackers Decide if Your Company is a Target
Dale Meredith - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Get your geek on
4:30 PM
Solo
How Spring changed Java Development
Bryan Hansen - Software Technology Group
Solo
  • Get your geek on
5:00 PM
Happy Hour
Grand America Hotel
8:00 PM
LIVE PARTY AND CONCERT
Grand America Hotel
Jack Bleachers Time and Date

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Breakfast 7:00 AM
General Session9:00 AM
Lunch12:00 PM
Breakouts1:30 PM
Conference Ends4:30 PM
7:00 AM
Breakfast
Grand America Hotel
9:00 AM
General Session
Grand America Hotel
12:00 PM
Lunch
Grand America Hotel
12:30 PM
Lightning
Ethical Hacking: DYI Mobile Security Workstation (for Cheap), Part 1
Dale Meredith - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
1:00 PM
Lightning
Ethical Hacking: DYI Mobile Security Workstation (for Cheap), Part 2
Dale Meredith - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Lightning
The Mindful Developer: The Science of Stress Management
Matthew Renze - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
From one release per quarter to 30 times a day
Marcel de Vries - Xpirit
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
Equality in Education featuring Ziauddin Yousafzai
Ziauddin Yousafzai - Malala Fund
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
1:30 PM
Solo
SSO for your Fridge - IoT Security with the OAuth Device Flow
Scott Brady - Rock Solid Knowledge
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
Taking Big Data to the Cloud as a Managed Platform: Cloudera Altus
Xavier Morera - Big Data Inc.
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Solo
Interactive Coding Challenges and the Future of Learning
AJ Foster - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Get your geek on
1:30 PM
Duo
Overcoming disruption in the digital age
Mariah Hay, Sheree Atcheson - Women Who Code
Duo
  • Get your geek on
2:00 PM
Lightning
Navigating The Adobe Creative Cloud
Myra Ferguson - Pluralsight Author
Lightning
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Panel
The Inevitable Blockchain Panel Session
Dan Appleman, Michael Perry, Abe Burnett, Ed Curren, David Rainey
Panel
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Solo
Your Customers Hate You (And Other lies)
Heather Wilde - ROCeteer
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
2:30 PM
Duo
Java SE 10, Java EE, EE4J: what is happening in the Java space?
Jose Paumard, Maurice Naftalin
Duo
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Panel
Collective Impact in the Humanitarian Sector
Leila Toplic, Suha Syouf, Lindsay Cope Bouchelle, Lindsey Kneuven
Panel
  • Level-up your leadership
2:30 PM
Solo
Untangling Quantum Computing
Greg McMurray - Western Electricity Coordinating Council
Solo
  • Get your geek on
2:30 PM
Solo
How to Feed a Data-hungry Organization
Dan Roden - Domo
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:30 PM
Solo
Machine Learning: The Introduction You've Always Wanted
Simon Allardice - Pluralsight Author
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:30 PM
Solo
Why Containers Will Take Over the World
Elton Stoneman - Docker, Inc.
Solo
  • Get your geek on
3:30 PM
Solo
Managing for Autonomy: How to lead teams without telling them what to do
Maureen Botoman - Pluralsight
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
3:30 PM
Solo
LeanIn.Org: Closing the Gender Leadership Gap
Bekah Thayer - LeanIn.Org
Solo
  • Level-up your leadership
4:30 PM
Conference Ends
Grand America Hotel
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