Code PaLOUsa 2018

Louisville
Triple Crown Pavilion

HMB is proud to be support Code PaLOUsa as a sponsor for a fourth consecutive year. We're also excited to have six employees representing HMB via 13 session talks at the conference!

Here is a quick look at the sessions HMB's consultants will be giving:
DiSCovering Your Team
Knowing your personality type and the personalities of your team and adjusting your behavior based on your audience can go a long way to make your team a cohesive unit.

Becoming a full-stack QA Engineer
This talk will focus on what it means to be a Full-Stack QA Engineer and how does one go about becoming the "Swiss Army Knife" of QA.

Devs throwing you a visual curveball?  You need a Backstop! – Automate visual regression testing
We'll leverage some frameworks (BackstopJs) to establish our automated visual regression tests in a few demos. 

React in the Wild:  Production Edition
We will explore what it takes to build a full-scale React application, from how to utilize the framework as a team, to setting up an end-to-end software.

A beginner’s first view into Vue.js.  Pun intended…
We will explore what it takes to build a full-scale React application, from how to utilize the framework as a team, to setting up an end-to-end software pipeline. 

I have no idea what my PM does!  Project Mgmt 101 for developers
What in the world does your PM actually do? This is a crash course into project management 101 created specifically for developers.

Project Rescue 9-1-1
In this session, we'll walk through approaches to address common causes of project failure and how to anticipate potential issues with software projects before they reach the 9-1-1 rescue stage.

Blockchain:  Worth more than a Bitcoin?
Join me as we discover and explore what exactly blockchain is, where it is headed, and how and when you can start using it.

Does it take skills to make Skills?
This talk will give an overview of the specific steps to build an Alexa Skill, the type of skills you can create, what you will need build one, and some of the terminology you are likely to come across.

Where the web is going
This talk looks at what's next for web technologies including ECMAScript 2016, Service Workers, the Fetch API and HTTP/2.

Uh, so I’m a manager…now what?
We'll talk about how to avoid drowning on day 1, how to build your leadership skills, and how to make decisions (or avoid them) to empower your team to be successful.

Pi on the Windowsill
We will look at setting up Window 10 IoT and managing it with the Windows Device Portal. We will crack open Visual Studio, brush up on XAML and even do a bit of remote debugging. 

About Code PaLOUsa

Code PaLOUsa is a multi-day software development conference designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of technology stack. The conference schedule features presentations from well-known professionals in the software development community. The conference also features exhibitor tables where leading software development companies come to interact with attendees to show off their latest wares.

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Code PaLOUsa 2018

Louisville
Triple Crown Pavilion

HMB is proud to be support Code PaLOUsa as a sponsor for a fourth consecutive year. We're also excited to have six employees representing HMB via 13 session talks at the conference!

Here is a quick look at the sessions HMB's consultants will be giving:
DiSCovering Your Team
Knowing your personality type and the personalities of your team and adjusting your behavior based on your audience can go a long way to make your team a cohesive unit.

Becoming a full-stack QA Engineer
This talk will focus on what it means to be a Full-Stack QA Engineer and how does one go about becoming the "Swiss Army Knife" of QA.

Devs throwing you a visual curveball?  You need a Backstop! – Automate visual regression testing
We'll leverage some frameworks (BackstopJs) to establish our automated visual regression tests in a few demos. 

React in the Wild:  Production Edition
We will explore what it takes to build a full-scale React application, from how to utilize the framework as a team, to setting up an end-to-end software.

A beginner’s first view into Vue.js.  Pun intended…
We will explore what it takes to build a full-scale React application, from how to utilize the framework as a team, to setting up an end-to-end software pipeline. 

I have no idea what my PM does!  Project Mgmt 101 for developers
What in the world does your PM actually do? This is a crash course into project management 101 created specifically for developers.

Project Rescue 9-1-1
In this session, we'll walk through approaches to address common causes of project failure and how to anticipate potential issues with software projects before they reach the 9-1-1 rescue stage.

Blockchain:  Worth more than a Bitcoin?
Join me as we discover and explore what exactly blockchain is, where it is headed, and how and when you can start using it.

Does it take skills to make Skills?
This talk will give an overview of the specific steps to build an Alexa Skill, the type of skills you can create, what you will need build one, and some of the terminology you are likely to come across.

Where the web is going
This talk looks at what's next for web technologies including ECMAScript 2016, Service Workers, the Fetch API and HTTP/2.

Uh, so I’m a manager…now what?
We'll talk about how to avoid drowning on day 1, how to build your leadership skills, and how to make decisions (or avoid them) to empower your team to be successful.

Pi on the Windowsill
We will look at setting up Window 10 IoT and managing it with the Windows Device Portal. We will crack open Visual Studio, brush up on XAML and even do a bit of remote debugging. 

About Code PaLOUsa

Code PaLOUsa is a multi-day software development conference designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of technology stack. The conference schedule features presentations from well-known professionals in the software development community. The conference also features exhibitor tables where leading software development companies come to interact with attendees to show off their latest wares.