AGENDA


(Bring your laptop and have your pre-requisites done for the workshops)

 

Day One: FRIDAY April 20:

8:30am - 9:00am:    Breakfast: Registration/Meet & Greet

9:00am - 9:15am:    General Session: Kick-Off: Rupa Dachere, Founder and Executive Director of codechix.org

9:15am - 10:00am:   Tech Talk: Security/Privacy and You ! - Sarah Cortes

10:00am - 10:45am: Tech Talk: Zwave + Camera + LED + Microphone on one board ! LIVE DEMO - Gloria

10:45am - 11:30am:  Tech Talk: 4 Vital Steps to Open Source Success - Meng Chow

11:30am - 12:00pm:   Keynote: In conversation with Prof. Donald Knuth on his work and life - Audience-driven (Rupa)

12:00pm - 12:30pm:    Lunch: Recruiting & Networking

12:30pm - 1:00pm:    Tech Talk: Open Source - Tools, Techniques, Best Practices - Elizabeth Krumbach

1:00pm - 1:40 pm:    Panel: Career paths for hard-core engineers

1:45pm - 2:15pm:     Panel: The Fine Art of Negotiating your $ Pay $ !!

2:15pm - 2:45pm:     PM Break (Recruiting and Networking)

2:45pm - 3:30pm:     Panel: How to handle a difficult manager - techniques and tools

3:30pm - 4:15pm:     Panel: Male Allies and what that means for both women and men!

4:15pm - 4:25pm:     Closing Remarks

5:00pm - 7:00pm:   Recruiting, Raffle & Networking

                               

Day Two: SATURDAY April 21

8:30am - 9:00am:    Breakfast: Registration/Meet & Greet

9:00am - 9:15am:    General Session: Kick-Off: Rupa Dachere

9:15am - 10:30pm:  Technical Hands-on Workshop: Intro to Blockchain

10:30am - 10:45am:  AM Break (Recruitment & Networking)

10:45am - 12:30pm:  Technical Hands-on Workshop: Intro to Blockchain

12:30pm - 1:30pm:   Lunch: Recruiting & Networking

1:30pm - 3:00pm:    Technical Hands-on Workshop: Intro to Deep Learning

3:00pm - 3:15pm:    PM Break  (Recruiting & Networking)

3:15pm - 4:30pm:   Technical Hands-on Workshop: Intro to Deep Learning

                            Closing Remarks