June 6-8, 2018 – Charleston, SC

June 6-8, 2018

Practical training for developers and enginerds

The Platforms Sessions – Day 1

The Platforms Sessions - Day 1

SyntaxCon 2018 is five weeks away, and as the countdown continues, we turn our attention to The Platforms Sessions.  Here’s what you can expect to dive into on Day 1 (Thursday June 7) of the Platforms Track:

Thursday 7 June, 2018

Time Platforms
7:45 amRegistration / Check-in
8:30 amMorning Kick-Off
8:40 amHow to Set a D.A.M.N. Goal – Learning Quickly in Times of Change Ethan Brooks
9:20 amBreak (Mingle and Transition)
9:30 amDevelop Locally for Kubernetes with Minikube Ted Behling
10:15 amBreak
10:30 amExploiting Local Dev Environments Zach Roof
11:15 amBreak
11:30 amUsing Docker and Docker-Compose to Wrangle Your Local Development Environment Nathan Hall
12:15 pmLunch (provided) & Sponsored Session
1:15 pmOrchestrating AWS Lambda with Step Functions Matt Williams
2:15 pmBreak
2:30 pmOffline-Enabled Real-Time Mobile Apps with GraphQL Adrian Hall
3:15 pmBreak
3:30 pmBuilding Effective Conversational Apps with Bot Framework and LUIS Michael Szul
4:30 pm#TechGirlBoss Meet & Greet
5:00 pmHappy Hours at Rusty Bull Brewing Co.

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Other Information

Syntax Code & Craft Conference (SyntaxCon) is an application developer’s conference on current and emerging mobile, front-end, back-end, tools and platforms (game development, content management systems, cloud-hosted services and infrastructure) for both today’s and tomorrow’s enginerds.

This year’s schedule provides content across 3 main tracks, each with a specific focus:

  • Front-End Development
  • Back-End Development
  • Platforms (content management systems, cloud-hosted services, mobile applications and infrastructure.

Attendees can customize their personal agenda by choosing sessions with an aim to improve their craft, fulfill goals, and learn cutting edge trends and best practices in a relatively short time.


Photo Credit: Cargo Ship on the Cooper River by City of North Charleston (usage license).

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