Career Track Sessions 2103

Tracks: All  | .NET and C#  | Agile and Enterprise  | Azure  | Career  | Coding and Architecture  | Community and Business  | Containers and Microservices  | Cool Tech  | Data and Analytics  | DevOps  | Intelligent Cloud and IoT  | Mobile  | Security and Best Practices  | Web Dev 
Timings: All  | 9:00AM-9:50AM  | 10:00AM-10:50AM  | 11:00AM-11:50AM  | 1:00PM-1:50PM  | 2:00PM-2:50PM  | 3:00PM-3:50PM  | 4:00PM-4:50PM 

Career Design Patterns

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 9:00AM-9:50AM 2103
The Gang of Four (GoF) brought us 23 distinct reusable solutions (patterns) to commonly occurring problems in software design. The Career Design Patterns are 29 reusable solutions to solve tough probl.....Learn More

Education and IT Industry Round Table

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 10:00AM-10:50AM 2103
This session will be a collaborative round table with educators and IT industry members discussing what is currently being taught in IT degrees on college / university campuses, and to collect inputs .....Learn More

Avoiding Career Rot: Improving your Communication and Leadership Skills

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2103
As developers, we spend vast amounts of time learning new frameworks, languages and other technical skills, but we often pay little to no attention to communication and leadership skills. Yet we wonde.....Learn More

Mentoring Panel

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 1:00PM-1:50PM 2103
A panel discussion with Allen Underwood, Joe Zack, and Michael Outlaw of Coding Blocks; and John Callaway, Clayton Hunt, and Jon Ash of The 6 Figure Developer. Mentoring is an important aspect of s.....Learn More

Negotiating your Salary

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 2:00PM-2:50PM 2103
There's a lot of money to be made in technology, but to get the best deal you can, you need to master the art of negotiation. From knowing when to talk about salary to understanding total compensation.....Learn More

Your IT Interview Prep Action Item List

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 3:00PM-3:50PM 2103
What are the key components of a successful interview process? How do you deliver a strong response to the common "tell me about yourself" question? What questions should you be asking? How do you bui.....Learn More