MidAtlantic 2018 Schedule

MidAtlantic

2018 Schedule

March 23, 2018

 

8:00 AM – 8:45 AM                        Registration 

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM                              Welcome and Opening Remarks  (Room 1)

Linda Botkin, Director of Publishing & Circulation Systems, Washington Post

8:45 AM – 9:20 AM                         Keynote   (Room 1) 

Growing up StartUP – What being a teen startup founder taught me about myself and business

Catherine Cook Connelly

9:20 AM – 9:30 AM                        Networking

9:30 AM – 10:20 AM                      Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself –Wait! Is that dream job really a nightmare? (Room 1)

Kimberly Gress

Tech Trends – You can’t spell Artificial Intelligence without Art; AI applications need the human touch  (Room 2)

Swathi Young

Workshop – Opening the Black Box – Hardware Tear-Down of a Digital Camera  (Room 3)

Gabrielle Trotter

10:20 AM – 10:30 AM                   Networking

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM                    Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – The 4 People You Need on Your Personal Board of Directors  (Room 1)

Cristina Greysman

Tech Trends – From Micro to Macro Services, What Size is Just Right?   (Room 2)

Sarah Griffis

Workshop – Connecting the world of APIs with JavaScript     (Room 3)

Meredith Hassett

11:20 AM – 11:30 AM                   Networking

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM                    Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – No Excuses – How to Get Yourself on Stage  (Room 1)

Bobbie Carlton

Tech Trends – Blockchain; What is it and how is it impacting our world?   (Room 2)

Tina Gravel

Workshop – Simplifying with Lean UX   (Room 3)

Amy Gawronski Zuccaro

12:20 PM – 1:00 PM                        Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:50 PM                          Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – The Path to a More Diverse and Competitive Technology Industry  (Room 1)

Tracey Welson-Rossman

Tech Trends – Journey to the Cloud: What does it really take?  (Room 2)

Sandhya Gorman

Workshop – What’s in YOUR packet?  (Room 3)

Marita Fowler

1:50 PM – 2:00 PM                         Networking 

2:00 PM – 2:50 PM                        Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – Become a NegotiatHer: Learn Secrets to Make More $ in Your Tech Career   (Room 2)

Lauren Hasson

Tech Trends – Building cross-functional teams  (Room 1)

Liz Brown

Kimberly Blessing

Rakia Finley

Workshop – How To Manipulate Strings and Influence People ( A RegEx workshop)  (Room 3)

       Marty Sinclair

2:50 PM – 3:00 PM                         Networking 

3:00 PM – 3:50 PM                        Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – “Innovate Your Career” Lightning talk sessions (Room 2)

Yuval Yarden

Monique Riviere

Tech Trends – So you want to have Super Powers? – EQ, Soft Skills & How to Use Them To Build Your Career  (Room 1)

Theresa Caragol

Hands-on Workshop – Hybrid Apps in a Snap (Room 3)

        Courtney Christian

         Paulina Gallo

3:50 PM – 4:30 PM                         Networking