We’ve put together an excellent lineup of speakers for this year’s conference. Check out more information on each speaker below.
Bio: Josh Spitzer is the CEO of Schedulicity. Previously he served as the company’s chief operating officer and chief financial officer. His career has focused on building disruptive businesses, fostering entrepreneurship, and building products that transform people’s lives.
Bio: The creator of GrassrootsMapping.org and co-founder and Research Director for the Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science, Jeffrey Warren designs mapping and civic science tools and professionally flies balloons and kites. Notable software he has created include the … Continue reading
Bio: Developer at wolfSSL. Tech and outdoor enthusiast. Enjoying innovation, exploration, and adventure – in technology and the outdoors. Abstract: As designers and developers race to pack cool and eye catching features into “Internet of Things” and connected devices, the … Continue reading
Bio: Born and raised in Montana, Gwendolyn Landquist is an artist who fell into graphic design and marketing by accident and has reeking design havoc at the University of Montana ever since. She gets the best of both worlds; Gwendolyn … Continue reading
Bio: Since childhood, John’s been creating visual, interactive programs that simulate reality. His early start in programming led to him getting a web developer position at O’Reilly Media in high school and on and off throughout college. Out of college, … Continue reading
Bio: Dave Simon is a fourth generation Montanan and has been designing for the web since the release of Mosaic. Dave has a unique skillset that bridges aesthetic and technical. He is just as comfortable in Photoshop and Illustrator as … Continue reading
Bio: Nora McDougall-Collins has been working in the web development industry since 1997, when she started working for townnews.com, a company with proprietary CMS software developed specifically for community newspapers. Since that time, she went on to complete both a … Continue reading
Abstract: ReactJS has become an incredibly popular front-end framework in the few years since it’s release. But for all the articles and coverage it gets, there’s very little information about how to fully unit test your React components. We’ll go … Continue reading
Bio: Ben likes to pick a big objective and get after it. He pioneered the first backcountry skiing guidebook in the region (Backcountry Skiing Bozeman and Big Sky) and is the Founder and CEO of IgniteFeedback, a local cloud start-up … Continue reading
Bio: Leif Wickland works on the Data Science team at Rubicon Project. He lives in Bozeman, Montana, where he cycles, skis, and runs on various surfaces in an attempt to keep up with his neighbors. Abstract: In recent years our … Continue reading