West 2018 Schedule

West Summit

2018 Schedule

September 15, 2018

 

8:45 AM – 9:00 AM     Registration 

9:00 AM – 9:50 AM     Welcome and Keynote

 Really!?! Augmented Reality Is Real?

Shelley Peterson

9:50 AM – 10:00 AM    Networking

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM   Breakout Sessions

Innovate yourself – The Path to a More Diverse and Competitive Technology Industry

Tracey Welson-Rossman

Tech Trends – UX Can Play Well with Agile Systems

Amy Gawronski Zuccaro

Workshop – Introduction to Vue.js 

Prajacta Khopkar

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM   Networking

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM    Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – No Excuses – How to Get Yourself on Stage

Bobbie Carlton

Tech Trends – Why the ad-based business model is failing women and how they’re fighting back

Sarah Lacy

Workshop – Maybe You Don’t Need an API – An Intro to Data Scraping 

Emma Follender

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM  Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM   Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – Offices are Over: How (and Why) to Lead a Remote Workforce in the Digital Age

Laura Janusek

Tech Trends – Mobile Magic: Trends and Strategies for Mobile Video

Elizabeth Giorgi

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM   Networking

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM    Breakout Sessions

Innovate Yourself – Responsibilities vs. Accomplishments

Liz Caffery

Marnie Pflueger

Natalie Makowka

Debra Turner-Kelly 

Tech Trends – Machine Learning: Neural Networks Demystified

Malgorzata Schwab

Workshop – Letters from an Front End Developer to the Back End (this is how I want my JSON!) 

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM    Breakout Session

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

Lauren Hasson

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM  Networking