XConf North America
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What is XConf North America?
XConf is the tech conference created by technologists, for technologists who care deeply about the craft of software and its ability to make the world a better place. This one-day, single-track event will host a diverse range of technology leaders, topics, and points of view.
Talks are short and to the point, so we pack a ton of content into one fast-paced day!
No hype. No filler. Just real tech. July 20, 2018, New York City
Tickets are priced at $75, and groups of three or more will receive a 20% discount. *DO NOT RSVP on this Meetup Page
Martin Fowler, Chief Scientist & Zhamak Dehghani, Tech Principal, at ThoughtWorks
Mike Roberts, co-founder of Symphonia, a serverless and cloud consultancy
Joanna Parke, Chief Talent Officer at ThoughtWorks
Allen Plummer, Director Platform Engineering at Sonic Drive-In & Saleem Siddiqui, Lead Developer at ThoughtWorks.
XConf will explore a range of topics from Data Engineering and DevOps to Digital Platform Building and Emerging Tech (AI/VR/Blockchain). We will send agenda updates soon but here are a few talks:
Security on the Edge
Engineering a Design System
How AI Will Change the Developer Role
Managing Software Entropy
Event-Driven Architectures with Serverless
Real Time Everything
Developer Experience in the Enterprise
Infrastructure Pipelines for Resilient Platforms
Security from Day 1
Platform thinking beyond Cross-Functional teams
Featuring special performances by:
Dual Brains, an OpenBCI real-time EEG brain data-driven performance that visualizes the neuro-social interaction between two people while they focus their minds on emotionally charged memories.
Karen Palmer, immersive filmmaker, TEDx storyteller, and ThoughtWorks artist-in-residence. Experience ‘RIOT’ firsthand, an emotionally responsive, live-action film, which uses AI and Machine Learning through facial recognition to allow viewers to navigate through a dangerous riot in progress.
All proceeds from XConf ticket sales benefit our non-profit partners The Nano Hacker Academy and i am the CODE.
Lunch will be provided. Bar opens at 5 pm.