We’ve put together an excellent lineup of speakers for this year’s conference. Check out more information on each speaker below.
Bio: Married with two sons, 2x CEO, VC, love the outdoors Abstract: A review of where we stand relative to CO and UT and why the future looks bright.
Bio: Kevin is a native Montanan and has resided in Bozeman for the past 37 years. Kevin has been in public practice in Bozeman since graduating from Montana State University. Kevin has been a partner in the firm since 2005 … Continue reading
Brian is the Lead QA Engineer at Pulsara, a health care platform focused on emergency care. Brian’s 17 years in software development testing have led him through an array of testing positions from tiny startups to the giants like Oracle. … Continue reading
Bio: Josef is a Composition and Technical Writing Instructor at Montana State University and occasional IT support stringer. He’s collaborated on numerous web properties, most recently the Transom Online Workshop and the AIRMedia redesign. Lately, he’s been advising and teaching … Continue reading
Abstract: What does it take to go from a startup to a public software company? Technology, culture, vision, execution and grit … learn from our few successes and many mistakes. Bio: Jeff Trom is a co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer … Continue reading
Bio: Zack Dannar works as a DevOps for Pulsara. In previous lives, he has provided services to RightNow, Oracle and Zoot. When not at work, you may find him riding OHVs and camping around Montana. Abstract: Your mother or someone … Continue reading
Bio: Bob Wall has been designing and building software here in the Gallatin Valley since the late 80s, working for VLC, RightNow, and Oracle. He left in March 2015 to cofound IronCore Labs with Patrick Walsh, another RightNow/Oracle alumnus. When … Continue reading
Bio: Pete Sveen is an avid outdoorsman, DIY’er, and online entrepreneur. He enjoys teaching and inspiring others through his online platforms DIYPETE.com and ThinkEntrepreneurship.com. Abstract: Learn how to build an online platform around your passion and monetize it to bring … Continue reading
Bio: Chris is caught somewhere between a Product Manager and Developer. After leading a development team focused on voice recognition technology in Boulder, CO Chris joined RightNow Technologies in 2008 where he was responsible for leading the Platform and Integration … Continue reading
Abstract: Recently, 200 enterprise product managers and startup founders were interviewed. 198 said they were keeping a list of product features they wanted to make a reality “some day”. While keeping a wish list of ideas has it’s own merits, … Continue reading
Abstract Graph databases allow highly interconnected data to be efficiently stored and queried. They have been adopted in a number of areas including fraud detection, marketing, and social network analysis. We will briefly introduce graph databases using a popular example, … 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
Abstract Join me on a whirlwind tour of Swift in a production environment. We’ll cover Swift’s design philosophy, its primitive types, functional programming features and its interoperability with Objective-C – all within the context of a production application. We’ll conclude … Continue reading