Speakers

Learn from the industry’s brightest minds

Ellen Degeneres
Ellen Degeneres
SALT LAKE CITY | AUG 27-29
ANNOUNCING

ELLEN
DEGENERES

Follow Ellen’s lead and think beyond the status quo. Join us at LIVE to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Mainstage Speakers

Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah
Professional adventure rock climber
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Born in South Africa during the last gasps of apartheid, Trevor Noah has overcome enormous challenges to become who he is today—an international comedy star, best-selling author and widely-respected political commentator. His life experiences and approach to success have given him a powerful voice that even the most accomplished technology leaders benefit from hearing.
Adam Savage
Adam Savage
Special effects designer and fabricator
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Adam Savage is widely known for his role as co-host of Discovery Channel’s “Mythbusters” and “Unchained Reaction” and his special effects have been featured in films like “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace” and “Episode II: Attack of the Clones”.
Alex Honnold
Alex Honnold
Professional adventure rock climber
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Alex Honnold is one of the most recognized and followed rock climbers in the world. He was recently the subject of the Oscar-winning documentary, “Free Solo” and is the founder of the Honnold Foundation, an environmental non-profit.
Bonita Stewart
Bonita Stewart
VP of Global Partnerships
Google, Inc.
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Bonita Stewart career spans over two decades of digital transformation across multiple industries. Since joining Google in 2006, she has driven adoption of digital technologies within the C-suite in the U.S. and globally. Bonita is also a Pluralsight board member.
Arne Duncan
Arne Duncan
Managing Partner
Emerson Collective
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As managing partner at Emerson Collective, former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan returns to Chicago on a mission to improve the lives of young adults in his hometown. Through partnerships with local business leaders, community organizers, and nonprofit groups, Duncan aims to create job and life opportunities for disconnected youth between the ages of 17 and 24. Prior to joining the Obama Administration, Duncan served as chief executive officer of Chicago Public Schools. From 2001 to 2008, Duncan won praise for uniting the city’s stakeholders behind an education agenda that included opening 100 new schools; expanding after-school, summer learning, early childhood, and college access programs; dramatically boosting the caliber of teachers; and building public-private partnerships around a variety of education initiatives. Duncan graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University in 1987, majoring in sociology. At Harvard he served as co-captain of the basketball team and was named a first team Academic All-American. Emerson Collective is an organization dedicated to removing barriers to opportunity so people can live to their full potential. Established by Laurene Powell Jobs, Emerson Collective centers its work on education, immigration reform, the environment and other social justice initiatives. Arne serves on the boards of: Ariel Capital Management, Aspen Institute, Communities in Schools, Lucas Museum, My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, National Association of Basketball Coaches, Pluralsight, Revolution Foods, Thrive-Chicago and Turn It In. He also serves as Co-chair of the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics.
Erin Rifkin
Erin Rifkin
GM / Partner, Developer Relations
Microsoft
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Erin Rifkin leads Cloud+AI Content & Learning, which is responsible for all Cloud+AI documentation, training, and architectural guidance. Her team’s charter is to make it easier for customers and partners to leverage online content to learn and adopt Microsoft technologies. Great online content is the foundation of everything they do ranging from product documentation, reference and sample code, architectural guidance, and hands on-interactive learning with free access to Azure resources. Erin and team create online experiences for Microsoft like docs.microsoft.com, dev.microsoft.com, Microsoft Learn, and the Azure Architecture Center, they are excited to support and contribute to open source platforms, tools, and processes. They have developed documentation and training platforms on GitHub and use open source tools and workflows to develop and deploy content. They pride themselves on enabling developers, administrators, and architects to do what they love; write, code, automate, and learn.
Pietro Galli
Pietro Galli
CIO
Norwegian Refugee Council
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Pietro is a driver of change and social impact. Over the last 20 years he has worked in different program and management roles within the humanitarian sector – mostly in countries affected by conflict and mass displacement. Having started to work at the Norwegian Refugee Council in 2011, he now heads the ICT section and leads on the organization’s digital transformation ambition. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree in post-war recovery studies.
Mona Chalabi
Mona Chalabi
Data Editor
The Guardian
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“Mona Chalabi's simple interpretations of information are a refreshing take on a sector often left for the intellectually elite.” —Digital Arts Mona Chalabi is a journalist who really loves numbers. She is the Data Editor of The Guardian where she writes articles, produces documentaries, and illustrates, as well as animates, data. She is also a data journalist for NPR. After analyzing statistics for the United Nations, Mona Chalabi saw how important data was, but also how easily it could be used by people with their own specific agendas. Since then, her work for organizations like Transparency International and The Guardian has had one goal: to make sure as many people as possible can find and question the data they need to make informed decisions about their lives. She gives speeches and teaches courses on data journalism, and when she can, she illustrates data. Her illustrations were commended by the Royal Statistical Society; they said, “Her deceptively simple graphs are fun and accessible.” Mona also helped create the Emmy-nominated four-part video series “Vagina Dispatches” which explores the physical, social, and sometimes political dynamics that surround women’s bodies. She also hosts Vice’s TV program “The Business of Life,” a new kind of talk show that breaks down the financial machinery behind some of the most important issues of our time. Mona has a master’s degree in International Security from the Paris Institute of Political Studies and has worked for FiveThirtyEight, the Banks of England, the Economist Intelligence Unit, and the International Organization for Migration. Mona lives in New York City. The only thing you need to know about her personal life is that she loves Peter Falk.
Breakout Speakers
Allan Stewart
Allan Stewart
Software Architect
Pluralsight
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Allan Stewart is the lead architect at Emmersion Learning. He enjoyed computers and writing code from a young age, which led him to earn his Computer Science degree and go on to a professional software development career. He has experience from small local shops up to international enterprise companies doing full-stack development with a focus on server-side APIs. Since graduation from college in 2006, Allan has learned that how we write software is as important as getting a job done. He is an advocate for test-driven clean code written by collaborative teams practicing Agile and Lean practices.
2.5 Years of Mob Programming
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Angela Payne
Angela Payne
Sr Director Instructional Design Practices
Pluralsight
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User-centered researcher, technologist, experience designer who gathers, analyzes and synthesizes a variety of qualitative and quantitative evidence to design and validate digital experiences that support digital transformations. Over 20 years of experience in communications, research, instructional design, product management and digital learning experience design and delivery. Holds a PhD in Educational Technology.
Red Thread Thinking for User-Centered Innovation
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Anthony Gregorio
Anthony Gregorio
Director, Technology Enablement and Enterprise Architecture
The Home Depot
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Deconstructing The Home Depot's Technology Bootcamp
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Audrey Langheinrich
Audrey Langheinrich
Product Manager
Pluralsight
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University of Pennsylvania graduate with over ten years of professional experience setting up and conducting experiments. Audrey has a love for learning and enjoys seeking improvement in the world around here. She has a background in psychology incorporating that into her work at Pluralsight. Audrey has served as a product manager at two of Utah's Unicorns, enjoying the growth and changes they have undergone. Audrey's love of the four seasons led her to the beehive state to enjoy all it has to offer. Feel free to ask her about any of her many pets, raising bees or her greatest product launch to date, her daughter.
Am I successful? Learnings about failure.
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Breeanne Matheson
Breeanne Matheson
Assistant Professor
Utah Valley University
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Breeanne Matheson holds a PhD in Technical Communication and Rhetoric and works as an Assistant Professor at Utah Valley University. Breeanne studies women's issues in global workplaces and devotes much of her classroom time to helping students to apply a professional and international lens to their studies in an effort to equip them for the global marketplace. She incorporates her experience from years of industry experience in digital marketing and content strategy which encourages a pragmatic and tangible approach to her work. She has extended this pragmatism and passion for real-world problems to focus her research and classroom structure in order to fight racial and gender inequality in the developing and modern world.
Welcoming Women to Work: Strategies for Breaking the Bro-Code
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Brian Harrison
Brian Harrison
Chief Architect
IPT Associates
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Brian is currently the Chief Architect for a small Systems Integrator that is very focused in Cloud Deployments. Prior to that he has worked in the Cloud space for other SIs as well as Microsoft. He has also spent his entire career trying to education and training where he can through Blogs, Videos and now as an author for Pluralsight.
The Ops in DevOps: a Monitoring, Logging, and Alerting Strategy for the Cloud
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Caitlin Mann
Caitlin Mann
Director of Innovation and Learning
Salesforce
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Caitlin Mann is the Director of Learning for the Technology, Marketing, and Products organization at Salesforce. Her team consists of three charters: on-boarding, technical training, and leadership development for a global audience of 10,000 employees. Her team's mission is to instill a continual learning and knowledge sharing mindset across the organization while also partnering with executive leadership on business initiatives that require learning and change management. Caitlin has been in the tech industry for 10 years with a focus on Learning & Development for the past eight. Caitlin earned her Bachelor's degree at the University of Arizona and currently lives in San Francisco.
More Than The Sum of Our Skills: A panel on modern Tech Skills Development
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Casey Ayers
Casey Ayers
Author
Pluralsight
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Casey Ayers has experience leading projects in many fields, including healthcare, digital media, mobile app development, consumer product design, education, and event management. Specializing in project management and business analysis certifications, Casey is the author of Pluralsight's series of PMP, Project+, and PMI-PBA prep courses, and is a contributing author to Pluralsight's CBAP, CCBA, ECBA, and ICAgile series. Casey built http://Study.PM to serve as a resource to help others advance in their careers, expanding on his courses at Pluralsight with step-by-step guides and insightful articles that can help you plan your next big leap.
Teaching Your Techniques: Building Learning Experiences that Captivate Learners and Secure Institutional Memory
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Chris Petzy
Chris Petzy
Program Manager (Learning Analytics)
Liberty Mutual Insurance
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With a background in business management and focus on lean/agile thinking, plus 7+ years experience in data analytics, I help blend learning data with key strategic initiatives to help drive a culture of continuous learning at scale.
Workshop: The Power of Learning Analytics
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Christina Mehr
Christina Mehr
Senior Manager, Human Resources
The Home Depot
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Deconstructing The Home Depot's Technology Bootcamp
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Dale Meredith
Dale Meredith
AUTHOR
PLURALSIGHT
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"Dale Meredith is a well-known security expert, IT trainer, author and public speaker. Early on in his career, Dale spent 8 years in IT management roles but quickly realized his professional passion and expertise stemmed from teaching others about technology. Dale has been a Microsoft Certified Trainer since 1998, and in 2004 he became a certified ethical hacker and instructor for EC-Council. These past 20 years Dale's IT expertise and instructing talents have taken him all around the United States training and supporting companies of all sizes. Dale has authored 24 courses for Pluralsight which capture his superb ethical hacking knowledge and training abilities. Along with authoring for Pluralsight and his IT classroom training, you can catch Dale on stage speaking at IT conferences helping IT teams keep their companies safe, relevant and “breach” aware. Outside of the professional sphere, Dale spends quite a bit of his time speaking at adult and youth non-profit community gatherings where he shares his knowledge with the intent to help everyone be safe and smart with their technology and personal devices. Outside of the professional sphere, Dale spends quite a bit of his time giving back by speaking at adult and youth non-profit community gatherings and posting on his 'Dale Dumbs IT Down' social media sites. Dale uses these speaking engagements and social media sites to 'Dumb Down IT' concepts with the intent to help everyone be safe and smart with their technology and personal devices. YouTube:daledumbsITdown
Ethical Hacking: New and Improved DIY Mobile Security Workstation for Cheap
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Dan Appleman
Dan Appleman
CTO
Full Circle Insights
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Dan Appleman brings over a decade of experience on the Salesforce platform to his role as Chief Technology Officer at Full Circle Insights. He is a Salesforce MVP and a frequent speaker at the annual Dreamforce conference and other Salesforce conferences. He is the author of the book "Advanced Apex Programming for Salesforce", and numerous Pluralsight courses relating to the Salesforce platform as well as other technology and professional development topics.
Make Salesforce an Integral part of your Technology Stack and Training Programs
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Make Salesforce an Integral part of your Technology Stack and Training Programs
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David Gotrik
David Gotrik
Senior Cryptographer
AgilePQ
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David Gotrik serves as the senior cryptologist at AgilePQ, on a mission to secure the Internet of Things. From an early age, David tested the boundaries of computer systems and the command line. His passion for solving complex problems drove him to achieve a B.S. Computer Engineering and M.S. Mathematics from the University of Nebraska. David's talents propelled him to great heights in his field, where his hard work and dedication gained him recognition from academic research institutes, government entities, burgeoning international tech companies and as of late, Netflix documentary film crews. In his free time, David is an amateur radio enthusiast, cryptogram solver, white-hat hacker, tinkerer, outdoorsman, and is recognized by his housemates as chef-extraordinaire of Omaha cuisine.
At the Edge: The IoT Security Imperative
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David Torgerson
David Torgerson
Director of DevOps
Lucidchart
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David is the Director of DevOps at Lucidchart with 20+ years in DevOps (many of those years were before DevOps was a thing). He has led infrastructure, security, network, ops, and DevOps teams at several organizations including Fidelity Information Services, FamilySearch, and Lucid. In 1999, he was one of the top-rated Quake 2 players in the world, and he loves pizza.
CI/CD: Not Just Deploying More Often
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Deborah Kurata
Deborah Kurata
Author
Pluralsight
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Deborah Kurata is a software developer, consultant, conference speaker, and Pluralsight author. Her courses include: "Angular: Getting Started", “Angular Routing”, and “Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals in C#”. For her work in support of software developers, she has been recognized with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award and is a Google Developer Expert (GDE).
The State of Modern Web Development
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Elton Stoneman
Elton Stoneman
Developer Advocate
Docker
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Microsoft MVP | Pluralsight Author | Developer Advocate @Docker I'm a Pluralsight Author, Microsoft MVP and Developer Advocate at Docker. I've been architecting and delivering successful solutions with Microsoft technologies since 2000, most recently Big Data and API implementations in Azure, and distributed applications with Docker. Currently I'm interested the evolution of the Microsoft stack, exploring the great opportunities to modernize existing .NET Framework apps with Docker, and run them alongside new .NET Core apps in Windows and Linux containers. I'm a regular presenter and workshop host at conferences. I've been fortunate to speak at DockerCon, NDC, DevSum, BuildStuff, SDD, Container Camp and Future Decoded. You'll often see me at user groups too - Docker London, London DevOps and WinOps are my locals.
Workshop: Modernizing .NET Monoliths with Docker
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Eugene Meidinger
Eugene Meidinger
Author
Pluralsight
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Starting out as an accidental DBA and developer, Eugene Meidinger now focuses primarily on BI consulting. Eugene helps lead the Pittsburgh Power BI User group.
Power BI: Self-service BI or Wild, Wild West?
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Evelyn Hytopolous
Evelyn Hytopolous
CEO & Founder
EconBloc
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Evelyn is a senior blockchain economist with a depth of experience across many initiatives focused on economic design, marketplace growth strategy, and design of protocols for market operations. She has worked for enterprises and governments across four continents on projects that range in value from $500K to $400MM. Evelyn holds an MPA from London School of Economics and a BA Economics from U.C. Berkeley.
Frances Coronel
Frances Coronel
Software Engineer
Slack
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Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant and more productive. She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and has both a Bachelors and Masters in Computer Science. Frances is also a board member and open source lead for Techqueria, a nonprofit representing the largest community for Latinx in Tech and the host of Tech Queens, the first and only podcast that focuses on the stories and advice shared by women of color in tech. Her passions outside of work include contributing to open-source, public speaking and mentoring other URMs in tech.
Progressive Web Apps 101
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Gary Bolles
Gary Bolles
Chair for the Future of Work
Singularity University
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Gary A. Bolles is a San Francisco-based writer, lecturer, consultant and entrepreneur focused on initiatives with impact, especially related to the future of work & learning. As adjunct Chair for the Future of Work for Singularity University, he leads the organization’s efforts to empower a global community to create an abundant future of work and learning. As a partner in the consulting firm Charrette LLC, he helps clients to identify and understand trends affecting organizations and markets, through lectures and strategy consulting. And as co-founder of eParachute.com, he helps job-hunters & career changers, from youth to 50+, with online and in-person programs inspired by “What Color Is Your Parachute?”, the best-selling career book of all time. He also chairs FulcrumConference.com, an event focused on actionable strategies for the future of work and learning. Throughout the years, Bolles has produced a variety of impact-related strategic initiatives, conferences and events. He is a co-founder of SoCap, SocialCapitalMarkets.net, the premier gathering for impact entrepreneurs and investors, and he was the co-producer of DGREE.org, a 2010 conference focused on the future of higher education; Silicon Valley Meets the U.N.; the US Broadband Coalition; and of Closing The Gap: Strategies for an Inclusive Economy. He was the editorial director for six technology magazines, and is the former of Chief Operating Officer of Evolve Software.
The FUTURE OF WORK & the FUTURE OF NEED
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George Boone
George Boone
Senior Manager, OrangeMethod
The Home Depot
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Workshop: Build your enterprise training playbook
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Deconstructing The Home Depot's Technology Bootcamp
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Giselle Mota
Giselle Mota
Principal, Future of Work
ADP
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Giselle Mota is a Principal consultant on the Future of Work at ADP where she assists organizations with innovative human capital management strategies amidst digital disruption such as AI, automation, analytics, and many other future of work areas. Speaking at events such as TEDx, DisruptHR, and several HR conferences and events she always brings relevance, simplicity and humanity to future of work topics that can often seem abstract and complex. She holds a Master’s in Business with a focus on organizational design and change management.
The next frontier of AI actually makes us more human
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Ha Phan
Ha Phan
Senior Product Manager, Search and Explore
Pluralsight
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Ha Phan builds new experiences with emergent technology. As a GoPro Inventor and Principal UX Designer for Storytelling, Ha was part of the original R&D team that worked on machine-assisted, music synching, video editing, the preview and recapture experience for GoPro Fusion 360 camera, as well as computer vision work on automated video highlights. These initiatives yielded the focus, blueprint, and patents for video editing for both 2D and 360 videos. Currently Ha is a Senior Product Manager for Search and Explore at Pluralsight, where she brings her expertise in behavior research to build new capabilities that fuel data products. Ha lives in Solana Beach, in San Diego county.
The X Factor of Product
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Hampton Paulk
Hampton Paulk
Director of Curriculum, Development
Pluralsight
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Hampton began learning and creating in the digital realm over 15 years ago and enjoys helping students improve and work toward their goals. When he's not working on the computer, you’ll find him spending time with his family, hopefully outdoors, enjoying life’s simple pleasures.
The State of Modern Web Development
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Jes Ford
Jes Ford
Data Scientist
Recursion
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Jes is a sponsored snowboarder turned astrophysicist turned data scientist, and currently works at Recursion in downtown Salt Lake City. Jes earned a PhD in Physics from the University of British Columbia in 2015. Her doctoral research focused on understanding the large scale structure of the Universe, by mapping dark matter in clusters of galaxies using gravitational lensing. She was awarded a Data Science Postdoctoral Fellowship to pursue research on the boundary between data science and traditional astronomy at the University of Washington's eScience Institute, where she promoted reproducible research and open science. Before coming to Recursion, Jes worked as a data scientist for Backcountry in Park City, UT. Jes has a passion for teaching and learning, is a certified Software Carpentry instructor, organizer of the PyLadies chapter in Salt Lake City, and a local ambassador for the global Women in Data Science conference. When she isn't playing around with code, she loves to be outside. Snowboarding is her primary pursuit, and what brought her to Utah, but she is also an avid hiker and mountain biker, and loves camping and exploring the natural world.
Getting Started Testing in Data Science
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Getting Started Testing in Data Science
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John Kay
John Kay
Manager, OrangeMethod
The Home Depot
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Workshop: Build your enterprise training playbook
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Jon Middleton
Jon Middleton
Chief Technology Officer
Tafi
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Jon Middleton been a developer and managing development teams for the last 20 years. He has worked for companies here in Salt Lake in technical leadership roles with a heavy emphasis in scale-able server / client applications and omni-channel e-commerce applications. He joined Tafi in 2012 and has helped lead cycle development on some of our core technology that runs our applications today. As CTO, Jon is focused on continuing to grow our ecommerce solutions as well as spearheading new production features to our artist tool set.
One Language Isn't Enough
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Jonathan Mills
Jonathan Mills
Author
Pluralsight
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Jonathan is a Pluralsight Author, Technology Advisor, and Business Leader. As a member of the Chief Digital Advisory team at World Wide Technology, Jonathan is able to leverage his unique experiences and skills to drive digital transformation for his clients. As a dedicated developer community leader, Jonathan serves on the board of directors for the Kansas City Developers Conference, Microsoft MVP, and is a regular speaker and keynote presenter at conferences around the globe.
The State of Modern Web Development
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Jonathan Turner
Jonathan Turner
Software Craftsman
Pluralsight
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Jon graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor's and a master's degree in computer science. His thesis was on "cool robot stuff" (more specifically, user interface design combined with interactive machine learning applied to robot control). He has worked as a developer doing data conversion, government management software, and educational software focused on teaching children English. He also taught computer science at Neumont University. He currently works as a software craftsman at Pluralsight, which specializes in video-based, online technical training. Jon develops mostly using C# (he started back with .NET 1.0), but has used and continues to use a smattering of other programming languages. When not developing professionally, he enjoys working on mobile, game, robotics and other random side projects.
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Docker
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Josh Cummings
Josh Cummings
Principal Software Engineer
Pivotal
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Josh loves to code, and his kids love to code, too! Since he was a wee teenager with a TSR-80 from Radio Shack, he's loved building whatever came to mind. These days, he contributes full-time to the Spring Security codebase, a security library for Java developers. He also is the author of a handful of Pluralsight courses about web application security in Java, which all feature Terracotta Bank, an open-source intentionally-vulnerable web application that helps engineers practice ethical hacking as well as secure coding in Java. When Josh isn't coding, he's dunking over his kids on a seven-foot basketball hoop, eating frosted mini-wheats, or reading Brandon Sanderson. Or he's coding.
30 Vulns in 30 Minutes
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Julie Silge
Julie Silge
Data Scientist
Stack Overflow
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Julia Silge is a data scientist at Stack Overflow. She is both an international keynote speaker and a real-world practitioner focusing on data analysis and machine learning practice. She is the author of Text Mining with R and has a PhD in astrophysics. She loves making beautiful charts and communicating about technical topics with diverse audiences.
June Cho
June Cho
Enterprise Cloud App Developer
Microsoft
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June is an Enterprise Cloud App Developer for the Global Black Belt Team at Microsoft—focusing on Healthcare and Life Sciences. From Artificial Intelligence to Machine Learning, June has a deep passion to weave in new and emerging technologies into innovative applications, which has digitally transformed a myriad of Fortune 100 healthcare companies. When he’s not helping customers with their digital journey, June leads internal technical trainings at Microsoft for all the new incoming developers and cloud architects.
How Bots and AI are transforming Healthcare in the US
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Kesha Williams
Kesha Williams
AWS Technical Instructor / Author
A Cloud Guru / Pluralsight
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Kesha Williams is an award-winning software engineer, Pluralsight author, and AWS technical instructor at A Cloud Guru. With 24 years of experience, she sees machine learning as the next wave of transformative technology and specializes in artificial intelligence. She's among the first to be named both an Alexa Champion and AWS Machine Learning Community Hero by Amazon. She's active in the community by helping others find their path to machine learning. She enjoys sharing lessons learned through mentoring, teaching, and speaking at technical conferences across the globe. In her spare time, she leads the Georgia chapter of Technovation and mentors women in tech.
Breaking Bias in AI
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Workshop: Future-Proof Your Career: A Pathway to Machine Learning
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Kevin Igarashi-Ball
Kevin Igarashi-Ball
Manager, OrangeMethod
The Home Depot
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Workshop: Build your enterprise training playbook
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L Michelle Smith
L Michelle Smith
CEO
no silos communication llc
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L. Michelle Smith is an author, speaker and professional executive and business coach who helps businesses and people thrive and succeed at the intersection of culture, technology and business. She is the founder of no silos communications, the parent company for a series of media, content and tech brands. She has more than 25 years of experience as an award-winning communicator and integrated marketer at global agencies, her own boutique agency and a Fortune 10 technology, telecom and media company. She is in constant demand as a keynote speaker, facilitator, panelist and host and has been featured across the United States for Brand-Innovators at their summits in Dallas, NYC Social Media Week and SXSW, Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit, Howard University’s Annual Social Media Conference, the National Black Public Relations Society annual conference, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) global conference, Blogging While Brown, Black Enterprise Entrepreneur Summit and other major venues. She is an Executive Leadership Council Fellow and a member of the Texas Christian University Bob Schieffer College of Strategic Communications Board of Visitors. She is also the creator, producer and host of the very popular The Culture Soup Podcast™️ which features human interest interviews with some of the most innovative names in tech, business and culture. (Top 10 Apple Podcasts, Business/Business News) Michelle is also the lead trainer for The 30 Minute Mentor™️ (#30MM), a knowledge platform which provides one-on-one, professional executive, business of career coaching and also organizes growth cohorts for entrepreneurs and corporate professionals hoping to grow their leadership skills, personal brands, online and offline executive presence and business acumen. She is a contributor for Black Enterprise as well as an official business coach for Black Enterprise FWD, formerly the BE Entrepreneur Summit. She is also a member of the prestigious faculty of LEAD360, an organization that addresses the full-circle needs of the Fortune 500 executive through development, enrichment and networking.
Thrive at Live Luncheon Series -- Diversity in Tech: Building a Bigger Tech Table
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Lawrence Cole
Lawrence Cole
Head of Lead Gen Ad Sales, Northwest US
Google
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Lawrence Cole is an experienced tech general manager with skill spikes in sales, operations and marketing. His career has spanned several industries and functions at organizations such as Google, UPS, Earthlink, Internet Brands and NASA. While at Google he has been a sought after global thought leader having written several industry white papers on lead generation, customer development, measurement and analytics; and has spoken on panels and at conferences on the subjects of digital marketing strategy and diversity & inclusion. Lawrence has also consulted C-suite executives at Google and at other publicly traded companies specifically on the topic of diversity.
Thrive at Live Luncheon Series -- Diversity in Tech: Building a Bigger Tech Table
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Lex Roman
Lex Roman
Senior Product Designer, Growth
The Black Tux
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Lex Roman is currently a growth designer at The Black Tux. Her focus is on the impact of design rather than the output of design artifacts. As a result, she has deep expertise in product analytics, early stage experimentation and AB testing. Through her growth work, Lex has become facile with data – leading product analytics at startups and defining measurement strategies for over 30 companies. Previously, she was the Lead Product Designer at Burner, leading not only growth design but also customer research, product analytics and experimentation. She has worked for Carbon Five, Neo and Kluge helping clients drive up conversion and reach new audiences. Notable clients include Toyota, Nissan, Macys.com, Deloitte, Prosper and Joyable.
The UX of Data
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Liam McLennan
Liam McLennan
Principal Consultant
Readify
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Liam is a technology leader, engineering manager and agile product delivery expert. He helps organizations to develop effective technology strategy, then implement that strategy to achieve their objectives. Other major interests are optimizing the impact of software delivery and building cross-functional, high-performance teams. He is currently a Principal Consultant for consulting company Readify. Previously, he was Chief Technology Officer of an online media and travel company with 300,000 members.
Turning great individuals into a great team
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Lindsay Nuon
Lindsay Nuon
Founder and CEO
EmpirEqual
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Lindsay began her career in STEM in the US military over 15 years ago and has since worked in the US Intelligence Community with government agencies including NCIS, the FBI, and HHS; Fortune 500 companies, and one of the hottest Cybersecurity start-ups in the industry topping best-of-lists from Dark Reading to WSJ. She is the Founder and CEO of EmpirEqual, an Adjunct Professor at the University of New Hampshire School of Law in the Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and Law Certificate Program, a trusted Startup Advisor & Mentor, and the Founder of a the global non-profit, Women of Color in Blockchain (WCB). Her commitment to transforming communities, organizations, and industries through Social Impact and technology initiatives have been covered in Al Jazeera, CNBC, and quoted in Buzzfeed.
Beyond Bitcoin, Bros, and Lambos: A Deep Dive into The Real Blockchain Revolution
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Lindsey Kneuven
Lindsey Kneuven
Chief Impact Officer
Pluralsight
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Lindsey Kneuven is Chief Impact Officer for enterprise technology skills platform Pluralsight, Inc. (NASDAQ: PS) and Executive Director of the company’s social enterprise, Pluralsight One. In this role, Kneuven will lead the company's philanthropic initiatives, implementing strategies that align Pluralsight's product, culture, community, people and brand to make a meaningful impact on the way the world learns. As Executive Director of Pluralsight One, she manages all aspects of the social enterprise, including partnerships, grants and product development. Prior to joining Pluralsight, she was Chief Impact Officer for Cotopaxi, a Utah-based outdoor gear company with a social mission at its core. She led the organization’s global philanthropic strategy which included all giving, supply chain initiatives, and employee engagement. She was recognized by Utah Business as one of 30 Women to Watch and by the Community Foundation of Utah as an Enlightened 50. She serves on the Utah Lieutenant Governor’s Commission on Community Engagement as well as several nonprofit boards. Lindsey formerly directed global grant making, strategic planning, and large-scale employee engagement programs for a portfolio of multi-national corporations, including: Oracle, Juniper Networks and Singularity University at Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF). With over $7.3 billion in assets under management and over $823 million granted in 2015 alone, SVCF is the largest community foundation in the world. While there, Lindsey led the organization’s work on human trafficking and wrote a grant-funded white paper on human trafficking in Silicon Valley that earned her the Leigh Stillwell Award for Excellence. Lindsey also has extensive experience in international development and nonprofit management, having spent a number of years working in East Africa to develop and implement a primary school literacy model with Nuru International as their Senior Education Program Director. Before Nuru, Lindsey served as the Global Grants Manager for the Salesforce Foundation where she oversaw the strategy, programming and success of multimillion dollar granting initiatives for four years. She has been active in international and domestic poverty alleviation initiatives for over 15 years.
Maureen Botoman
Maureen Botoman
Director of Engineering - Learner Engagement
Pluralsight
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Maureen Botoman is a developer turned engineering leader with a passion for fostering autonomy in individuals and teams. Maureen values continuous learning, and recognizing that learning can happen in all forms. She strives to get a variety of information to try to find the best strategies to move forward. In her quest for knowledge, she has gotten her MBA from the University of Utah, is an avid reader, and an obsessive podcast listener. Maureen is a champion for inclusivity at all levels, from serving as an accessibility advocate at work to launching a chapter of Women Who Code in Utah.
Cutting the fat in your lean processes
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Melanie Mitsch
Melanie Mitsch
Senior Manager, Development Education
Workday
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While initially starting her career in software development, Melanie Mitsch quickly realized her passion for educating others on solving technical problems. She recognized the gaps and challenges teams have in technical education and knowledge sharing. Melanie began taking the lead on educating her immediate teams and those around her, correcting or creating documentation and working on cross-team communication. Since then, enhancing technical education and understanding how to evolve the delivery of that knowledge has been her career purpose. She pushes her team to think outside of the box, finding ways to evolve as the technology does. Melanie loves watching her team develop and rollout learning experiences across Workday development teams and loves even more when development teams ask for more.
More Than The Sum of Our Skills: A panel on modern Tech Skills Development
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Michael Hussey
Michael Hussey
Chief Information Officer
State of Utah
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Michael Hussey was appointed Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Department of Technology Services in October 2015. In 1995 Michael was hired in the Governor's Office of Planning and Budget working as an integral member of the IT team serving the technology needs of Governor Leavitt. In 2002, Hussey was part of the team which designed, developed and implemented a critical software application and statewide database for the Lt. Governor’s Office upon congressional mandate. Congress passed the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), which required states to have a centralized voter database In 2013, Hussey received the Governor’s Award for Excellence for Outstanding Public Service. Hussey attended Brigham Young University and the University of Utah.
Michael L Perry
Michael L Perry
Principal Consultant
Improving Enterprises
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Software is math. Every class is a theorem. The compiler is the proof. And unit tests check our work. Michael has recorded Pluralsight courses on CQRS, XAML Patterns, and Cryptography, in addition to Provable Code. He was recognized as a Microsoft MVP for seven years. He maintains the spoon-bending Assisticant, Correspondence, and Jinaga open-source libraries. You can find his videos about distributed systems at historicalmodeling.com. And he helps his clients at Improving benefit from the power of software mathematics.
Michelle Keim
Michelle Keim
Senior Director of Data Science
Pluralsight
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Michelle Keim is the head of the Data Science practice at Pluralsight. During her tenure, she has built a team and established the data science and machine learning capability at Pluralsight from the ground up. She has a keen sense for how to leverage data, analytics, and machine learning to drive actionable business insights, build data products, and impact strategy. She is currently focused on scaling the capabilities and impact of data science in a rapid-growth environment, and leveling up her entire organization to operate through data-first thinking. Prior to joining Pluralsight, Michelle applied her quantitative skills and business acumen across numerous industries, at companies such as Boeing, T-Mobile, and Bridgepoint Education. Michelle has a BS in Applied Mathematics from UCLA and PhD in Statistics from the University of Washington, where she conducted research on Bayesian methods for both search and recommendation engines. She holds patents in both text mining methodology and algorithms for determining electrical loads from meter data.
Building a Data Science Practice: From Lone Unicorn to Organizational Scale
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Monika Khanna
Monika Khanna
Associate Design Director
IBM
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An empathetic design thinker who likes to transpire design solutions with over a decade of industry experience to enhance the customer experience seamlessly. Currently Monika is pursuing a career as Associate Design Director in IBM. Previously, she worked with companies like Publicis Sapient, Birlasoft, Bennett Coleman, Affle Appstudioz, Oodles technologies. She has extensive experience in UX research, storyboards, creating wireframes(both on paper and tool like Azure, sketch), information architecture and usability. In her spare time, she likes to write articles on UX and share her knowledge. She loves to travel and explore new places.
Design is for humans
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Nikki Veit
Nikki Veit
Director of Application Development
State of Missouri
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Nikki Veit has a proven track record for establishing and advancing programs to evolve application development including source control, DevOps, security, and training. She was instrumental in creating an internal training program for Scrum Masters of which 100% of participants become certified as Professional Scrum Masters (PSM I). As the Director of Application Development, Nikki is currently establishing effective Scrum squads and a low-code development program with a goal of delivering business value to partners faster. With over twenty years’ experience in IT, Nikki is passionate about learning and enjoys working with new technology. Her current mission is “Transform IT by building happy, healthy, productive teams that provide superior services for Missouri citizens one scrum squad at a time!” Outside the office, Nikki enjoys building Legos and traveling with her family. As of May 2019, she has visited 49 of the State Capitols with her family.
More Than The Sum of Our Skills: A panel on modern Tech Skills Development
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Raquel Breternitz
Raquel Breternitz
Senior Designer
Pivotal Labs
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Raquel Breternitz is an award-winning designer, speaker, and writer. She is passionate about inclusion, accessibility, and keeping tech human (and human-focused). She is currently a Senior Designer at Pivotal Labs, where she works to enable government agencies to be human-centered, do the right thing, and do what works. She is also a staff writer for Autostraddle, the grassroots lead of the Pivotal, D.C. Diversity & Inclusion chapter, and founder of the [email protected] Employee Resource Group. As a designer, Raquel’s work spans a variety of mediums and domains, connected by her passion for research-driven inclusive design and hunger for tackling complex problems. She works content-first (ban lorem ipsum), with a sharp eye on ethical considerations and human-centered outcomes. Raquel lives in D.C. with her partner and an extremely floofy cat, but her heart will always be in her hometown of sunny Austin, Texas. She will sometimes get emotional about fonts, and she is Extremely Online at @raqueldesigns.
Everyone Should Be Able To Use Your Software: Inclusive, Accessible Products for Balanced Teams
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Roan Bear
Roan Bear
Consultant
Roan Bear Consulting
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Roan Bear implemented her first salesforce web-2-lead form in 2003, and was astounded that marketing metrics could be measured! She got her first salesforce developer org on June 10, 2005, and yes, she keeps it with that year’s UI because she’s that type of geek. After many years as a consultant supporting and extending customer's salesforce orgs, she co-founded Full Circle Insights in 2010. She was part of the team that designed the company's first four fully native products. She served as the VP of Customers Success, VP of Products and CTO/Advisor. Roan is currently spending time Chillin', Travelin' and Dabblin'. As part of Dabblin', she is speaking at events, learning new things, and engaging with some short-term interesting projects.
Make Salesforce an Integral part of your Technology Stack and Training Programs
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Roberta Dombrowski
Roberta Dombrowski
Product Manager
Pluralsight
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Roberta Dombrowski is an award-winning learning designer with over ten years of experience designing and delivering user-centered digital learning experiences.Roberta is currently a Product Manager for Role IQ at Pluralsight, where she brings her expertise in workplace assessments to empower learner’s technology skill development through the measurement and skilling up within a role.Roberta holds a MS in Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning with Boise State University and was a 30 under 30 award recipient at Elliott Masie’s Learning 2018 conference. Roberta lives in Providence, RI.
[PS PLATFORM] Combining Tech + Business Strategies to Improve the Customer Experience
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Rochana Golani
Rochana Golani
Director, Learning and Enablement
Google Cloud
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Rochana is the Director of Learning and Enablement at Google Cloud where she leads strategy for training that enables customers, partners, and internal employees to develop and advance their skills as they adopt cloud technologies. Her team is responsible for designing, building, delivering technical and business training curriculum. Rochana also leads the Google Cloud Certification Program that validates skills and proficiency for individuals in Cloud Technologies. Rochana has 20 years’ experience in training Curriculum, Certifications, and Sales Enablement. Prior to joining the Google Cloud team, Rochana spent 3 years with Amazon Web Services and 8+ years with VMware. Rochana holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering. She is passionate about skills development and she is based in Sunnyvale, CA.
Roland Guijt
Roland Guijt
Author
Pluralsight
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Roland is a Microsoft MVP enjoying a constant curiosity around new techniques in software development. His focus is on all things .NET, browser technologies and development for the enterprise. As a long-time trainer, he leads many courses on these topics and speaks about them at international conferences. He is also a well-known Pluralsight author. The word that comes to mind when he thinks about software development is passion! Feel free to contact him on Twitter!
Understanding Modern Application Security
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Rose Sheldon
Rose Sheldon
Director, Enterprise Learning
Allstate
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Rose Sheldon is a passionate leader who supports organizational transformation through education innovation. As the Director of Enterprise Learning Programs, Rose is leading Allstate’s journey to enable employees to learn and ultimately meet the future workforce needs of the company. In her immediate prior role as Director of Claims Learning and Development, Rose led the transformation from a traditional learning approach to an interactive, dynamic, and modern learning environment. Her team opened the state-of-the-art Claims Learning Lab in April 2018, which allows new Claims employees to learn about claim handling in a simulated environment to better understand how they can deliver for customers in their time of need. During her career at Allstate and other insurance companies, she has held several roles including education manager, licensed sales producer, and agency owner. In addition, Rose held several sales leadership roles that were focused on training staff and onboarding customers. She has a BS in HR Management and an MBA in Customer Experience. Rose also believes in serving her community and is a lifetime member, and troop leader, of Girl Scouts where she continues to support the important role the organization plays in developing women as future leaders.
More Than The Sum of Our Skills: A panel on modern Tech Skills Development
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Saad Bashir
Saad Bashir
Chief Information Officer
City of Seattle, Washington
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Saad Bashir was nominated by Mayor Durkan in Jan-2019 and officially confirmed by City Council in March-2019 as the City of Seattle’s Chief Technology Officer. In his role, Saad’s team of 700+ overseas a variety of technology investments that run the daily operations of the corporation. Prior to Seattle, Saad was based in Canada’s capital, where he served as Director of Economic Development and Innovation and later as Chief Information Officer for the City of Ottawa. Saad is a seasoned executive with several years of experience in the private and public sectors. He has held positions with organizations including Citibank, Flextronics, Canadian Pacific, Nortel Networks and Calgary Economic Development. He is best known for his expertise in strategic planning, business development, financial analysis and change management. Saad has a degree in Computer Engineering from Queen’s University. He has held various volunteer board positions including most recently serving on the board of the international NGO, Oxfam Canada. He is also a 2013 recipient of “Forty Under 40” award.
Myth-busted: 5 Common Myths about Innovation in the Public Sector
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Scott Root
Scott Root
Application and Professional Development Manager
Wegmans
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Scott Root is an Application and Professional Development Manager at Wegmans Food Markets located in Rochester, New York. He is also an adjunct professor at The University of Rochester where he teaches Computer Science courses focusing primarily on web and cloud application development. In Scott’s role at Wegmans, he is responsible for the professional development of over 100 software developers as Wegmans digitally transforms and embraces innovative technology. Scott is an alumnus of Rochester Institute of Technology where he received his master’s degree in 2006. As an active member of Rochester’s development community, Scott represents Wegmans at university hackathons and various other community events surrounding software development and Microsoft Azure.
[PS PLATFORM] Combining Tech + Business Strategies to Improve the Customer Experience
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Shawn Woodward
Shawn Woodward
Product Owner / Lead Cloud Engineer
Transamerica
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Experienced Lead Engineer/Developer with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. Skilled in Data Center, Enterprise Architecture, Virtualization, Servers, Cloud Environments and Disaster Recovery. Strong engineering professional with a passion for automation and devops. And I like beer.
A New Approach to Identity Management
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Simon Allardice
Simon Allardice
Author & Curriculum Manager
Pluralsight
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Simon Allardice has over three decades of software development experience in areas from banking to transportation, nuclear reactors to game development. As an Author and Curriculum Manager at Pluralsight, he now creates content, and helps figure out what other content still needs to be created. Before joining Pluralsight, Simon was the principal developer author at lynda.com, creating their first software development course in 2002 and writing the most-popular and highest-rated courses in their library, with over 40 million views. His courses are often highly visual, with animation, motion graphics and live video. Simon obsesses on making complicated subjects accessible, memorable, and easier to learn.
Specialization is for Insects: Being a Better Generalist
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Tania Katan
Tania Katan
CEO
Creative Trespassing
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Tania Katan is an inspirational speaker, bestselling author of the new book: Creative Trespassing: How to Put the Spark and Joy Back into Your Work and Life (Penguin Random House, 2019), and co-creator of the internationally viral women’s empowerment campaign #ItWasNeverADress campaign. As a keynote speaker, Katan is sought the world over by everyone from Fortune 500 companies to leading tech companies to universities and beyond, including: CiscoLive!, Expedia, S.H.E. Summit, Amazon, Talks at Google, Business of Software, Uber, Etsy, Humana, TEDx, Comedy Central Stage, and more. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, USA Today, HuffPost, Time, ReadWrite, Adweek, BuzzFeed, Mashable, Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls, CNN, and more. Katan is passionate about teaching people and companies the skill of generating creative breakthroughs. For more of Katan’s productive disruptions, www.taniakatan.com
Creative Trespassing: How to Find Inspiration Where Others See Only Limitations
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Tanya Hannah
Tanya Hannah
Chief Information Officer
King County, Washington
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Myth-busted: 5 Common Myths about Innovation in the Public Sector
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Trent Bond
Trent Bond
Head of Information Security
Pluralsight
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Trent Bond is an experienced information security and privacy leader with a passion for building practical cyber security strategies. As the head of information security at Pluralsight, Trent leads the program that protects the business brand and reputation as well as the protection of customer personal data. He has extensive experience in Cyber security architecture, risk management, penetration testing, incident response and has been developing ways to help organizations protect data and systems for over 19 years. When he’s not defending the universe from the dark places of the cyber world, he can be found honing social engineering skills and fighting for the user.
Trish Uhl
Trish Uhl
Founder
Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum
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Trish Uhl, PMP, CPLP is the creator of the Learning Systems Engineering Framework™ and founder of the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum. Trish works globally with business executives, CIOs and Learning & Talent Development leaders on the strategy formulation of learning ecosystems engineered to enable digital transformation initiatives, enhanced employee experiences and intelligent workplaces. Specializing in emerging technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and IoT applied to workplace learning, Trish helps organizations leverage analytics, ambient data and dynamic feedback loops to support coaching, knowledge sharing and continuous learning. Starting out in the 1990s as a Senior Application Specialist in what was then Xerox’s inaugural IT consulting and distance education practices, Trish has been at the forefront of learning and technology for 25 years. An author, a speaker and a frequent recipient of industry awards and accolades, Trish continues to lead, having most recently served as a Global Steering Committee member responsible for the refresh of the Learning & Performance Institute (LPI) Capability Map in defining the key skills, competencies and capabilities critical to the modern L&D function.
The Curious Case of the Coaching Chatbot
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Tristan Roque
Tristan Roque
Head of Business Operations Europe
Rakuten
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Tristan Roque is originally from the Philippines and has worked within all the corners of IT industry globally in Americas, Europe, Oceania and Asia. He was a Java and Oracle-certified Professional during his early years, an ex-Country Manager/CEO of a Poland-based IT Services company and currently the Learning Manager of Technology Division globally for Japan's biggest internet services company.
Leaders leading leaders in today’s modern digital industry
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Zack Kirchin
Zack Kirchin
Manager, OrangeMethod
The Home Depot
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Workshop: Build your enterprise training playbook
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