I've been in the tech industry for 20 years. During that time I've done everything from build and manage server environments, to architect and install networks, to development just to name a few. For the last 6 years, I've had my full focus on full stack web development. I specialize in modern PHP & Laravel in the backend, and have experience with Angular, React and Vue in the front end with a love for and specialization in Vue. I work as a development lead at an agency specializing in web and mobile app development called Black Airplane. As a lead engineer, I get the opportunity to support the full development lifecycle starting with discovery, planning & estimation, all the way through tech selection, architecture, build and deployment. When I'm not working, I enjoy spending time with my wife and 5 kids, playing guitar or tinkering with tech I'm interested in that I don't get to use in my day job.
The Augmented Engineer: Using AI Tools to Improve Development Efficiency
"AI will not take your job. A person using AI will take your job." —Mo Gawdat, Chief Business Officer, Google[X] The AI genie is out of the bottle, and there are few certainties about what the future holds. One certainty that I believe we can derive though, is that identifying healthy methodologies for embracing AI technologies is a good practice. In this talk, I will share my thoughts and practices related to how I use AI tools in my everyday development workflow, and explore thoughts on emerging AI tech and how I plan to evaluate and incorporate it when it's viable.
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Tuesday, October 24
|Time||Main room (AI) C202||Vue.js C205||React C204||Angular C206||Core/Advanced JS C207||UI/UX/Design C208||Practices and tools C209||Node.js and Server-side C210|
Accessibility Auditing: Getting Started with AccessibilityTodd Libby
Lessons Learned from 10 Years in ReactCory House
Remix FundamentalsMatt Brophy
Solving Back End Mysteries for Front End DevelopersJeff Linwood
Leadership Workshop for the Reluctant LeaderDavid Neal
Automated Testing Made EasyMicah Wood
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