Conferences made easy What is this project all about? Building and releasing the artifacts you need to run your own independent conference. What does that include? This project will work towards providing everything needed to help organize and run an independent conference including: Timelines Charts Design templates Android & iOS apps Backend for agenda scheduling A CFP system … Continue reading Independent Conference Project
I’ve had a few thoughts running through my head lately around the “growth mindset” that I often see/experience as a developer. More specifically, I’m concerned that too many of us are experiencing more of a “growth pressure”; that the desire to learn and continually improve ourselves has morphed into an expectation or a mindset that … Continue reading You Don’t Have to Know It All
What excites you? What passions does your mind drift to while you lie awake at night; or while you commute; or sit in class? We all have something unique, beautiful, and truly special we can share.
This was my first Google I/O, and I must say, it was quite an experience. I went in to the week excited for new announcements and to maybe get my hands dirty with new tools/features. That all happened, but a week removed from the event it’s not the big announcements that have stuck with me … Continue reading Google I/O 2018 Recap
The notion of conference speaking both excites & scares me. I just gave my first 2 android conference talks When I finally worked up the courage to submit conference talk proposals, I did so with the intention of documenting the speaking process if I were selected. I hoped that by openly sharing my experiences that … Continue reading Experiences of a first-time conference speaker