CONNECT . TECH

THE SOUTHEAST’S PREMIER FRONT-END DEV CONFERENCE

WEB. DESIGN. MOBILE.

COBB GALLERIA • ATLANTA • October 17 - 19 2018







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SESSIONS

120

WORKSHOPS

12

TRACKS

12

CONNECT.TECH is the Southeast’s premier annual conference dedicated to JavaScript, Web and Mobile related technologies, tools, and frameworks. CONNECT.TECH will feature presentations and workshops from global technology and thought leaders as well as local community speakers. The 2017 event had 1100 people and we are planning for 1500 total people for 2018.
Ticket fee includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, drinks, after-parties, tshirts, entry into raffle prizes and more!

Tracks for 2018 include:

Advanced JavaScript

React

Angular

Vue.js

Web - HTML - CSS

iOS

Android

Mobile Web & PWA

Design - UI - UX

Practices & Other Tech

Node

Core JavaScript & Frameworks


Check out last year's Connect.Tech conf video below

See the 2017 Conference Site here




Amazing workshops to choose from!

Led by experts who practice the craft every day

Angular 6 Hands-on

Gerard Sans

VueVixens workshop

Jen Looper

Next-level React Workshop: React Router, Redux and more hands-on

Sia Karamalegos

Making Pixels Move: Animations Fundamentals in Vue.js

Ben Hong

Unlock: Accessibility and Conversational UI Workshop

Scott Davis

Function and Grace - RxJS Observables Unlocked (Workshop)

Jeff Barczewski

Modern Front-end Performance Strategies and Techniques

Jason Lengstorf

What to expect() when expect()ing

Jeremy Fairbank

VueVixens workshop II

Michele Cynowicz

Tara Z. Manicsic

Intro to Vue.js

Gregg Pollack

Adam Jahr

SVGs For The Everybody (Workshop)

Tamil Periasamy

Proven patterns for building Vue apps

Chris Fritz

React Native Workshop

Gant Laborde



REGISTRATION

Regular Registration is now available, and ends September 9, then prices go up

CONF ONLY INDIVIDUAL

conference-only ticket

Late $495 Regular $395

CONF ONLY GROUP

5+ ticket conference-only ticket

Late $475 Regular $375

COMBO INDIVIDUAL

conference and workshop combo ticket

Late $795 Regular $745

COMBO GROUP

5+ ticket conference and workshop combo ticket

Late $795 Regular $725




120 IN-DEPTH, 1 HOUR, SESSIONS TO CHOOSE FROM

Workshop day: October 17

Main conference days: October 18-19

Thursday October 18th

Advanced JavaScript
Android
Angular
Core JS and Frameworks
Design-UI-UX
iOS
Mobile Web and PWA
Node and Server Side JS
Practices and other tech
React
Vue.js
Web-HTML-CSS

12:00

Lunch 5.0

Friday October 19th

Advanced JavaScript
Android
Angular
Core JS and Frameworks
Design-UI-UX
iOS
Mobile Web and PWA
Node and Server Side JS
Practices and other tech
React
Vue.js
Web-HTML-CSS

09:00

Keynote 5.2

Scott Davis

12:00

Lunch 5.1








Tickets on sale now!

Click here to purchase, pricing good until 9/9/2018, then prices go up!

Conf dates - Workshop day: October 17, Main conference: 18-19

Sponsorships available now, click here




Track Chairs



This year we've invited community experts to be track chairs. They'll be reviewing the CFP and selecting talks!

They will also be around at the conf, and we'll introduce them at the conf opening.







Session Catalog

Wow, 120+ sessions to choose from in 12 concurrent tracks!




Advanced JavaScript

Web-HTML-CSS


Tamil Periasamy

iOS

React


Taggart Bowen-Gaddy

Practices and other tech


Whitley Bacon


Dr. Faith H. Wallace

Toby Ho


Jacques Vincilione

Node and Server Side JS


Stephanie Chamblee

Angular


Tara Z. Manicsic

Vue.js

Design-UI-UX

Android


David Greenhalgh

Mobile Web and PWA


Marcus Hellberg

Core JS and Frameworks







In this FIFTH edition of the event, we have improved the conference experience to create a low-cost but still very high-quality event for the Atlanta, Southeast, and International software development community. We'll have speakers and attendees from all over the planet!

Diversity scholarships will be available via Women Who Code Atlanta, Women in Tech Atlanta, and Vue Vixens!



Join our growing list of awesome sponsors!






Diamond Sponsor


TECH LOUNGE SPONSOR


Silver Sponsors


Name badge Sponsor


Community Partners




Location: Cobb Galleria Centre

Conference Hotel: Sheraton Suite Galleria Click here for discounted rate!



  • Next-level React Workshop: React Router, Redux and more hands-on
  • Angular 6 Hands-on
  • Function and Grace - RxJS v6 Observables Unlocked (Workshop)
  • Making Pixels Move: Animation Fundamentals in Vue.js
  • SVGs For The Everybody (Workshop)
  • React Native Workshop
  • Modern Front-end Performance Strategies and Techniques
  • Unlock: Accessibility and Conversational UI Workshop
  • What to expect() when expect()ing
  • Proven patterns for building Vue apps
  • VueVixens workshop
  • Intro to Vue.js
  • How Did Harry Potter Become a Great Wizard?
  • Three D's of Modern Web Development
  • What's new in Android P
  • What's new in Angular 6
  • The JavaScript Object Model
  • It’s never too late to say, UX me
  • Objective C for Swift Developers
  • Component First Architecture with StencilJS
  • I Don't Care About Security
  • JSON Data Modeling in Document Databases
  • React State Museum
  • New to front end dev? Get rocking with Vue.js
  • Faster Fonts for Speed Fanatics
  • Computer Science Fundamentals in Javascript
  • Android Gradle Plugins To Ease Your Pain
  • How to Learn Angular
  • Dr Iterate or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Higher-Order Functions
  • Lazy and Progressive
  • Intro to CloudKit
  • Web Native Apps
  • NodeJS performance at scale
  • Jekyll For Fun
  • Building Enterprise Applications with the Magic of React, Redux, and GraphQL
  • Building Forms for an Engaging User Experience in VueJS
  • Web Accessibility, Semantic Markup, & SEO
  • Lunch 5.0
  • Lunch Keynote
  • Web Performance meets Machine - LearningGuess.js
  • Init to Win It
  • Introduction to NgRx
  • Diving Deep into JavaScript Functions
  • Understanding Cultures for Great UX Design
  • Designing Powerful Swift APIs
  • Developing Microservices and Mobile Apps with JHipster
  • Cryptography for developers
  • A Developer’s Guide To Docker
  • Using Gatsby to Supercharge Your Static Sites
  • Predictable UIs with Design Systems in Vue
  • The First Performance Audit for your Web Application
  • Contain Your Excitement
  • Take a Stab at Test Friendly Architecture
  • Let's Get Local: Angular Localization
  • Punch complexity in the face with RxJS
  • Focusing on Focus
  • Opportunities for Success When Maintaining an Aging Code Base
  • Fast PWAs With Angular And Ionic
  • Serverless Architecture for Node apps
  • Taming scary production code that nobody wants to touch
  • Migrating a Traditional Web App to React SPA
  • Angular Features in VueJS
  • I am VR and So Can You!
  • Afternoon Break I
  • Why would you NOT choose TypeScript?
  • Go to General Mobile a
  • Directives are easy!
  • An Introduction to Ember.js
  • Is This a Button? A Question Your Users Should Never Ask.
  • Go to General Mobile i
  • Mobile General session I
  • Building Cloud Enabled JavaScript Applications with AWS Amplify & AWS Mobile
  • Exploring Git
  • Test-Driven Development in React with Cypress
  • Demystifying the dark art of SFC compilation
  • Sense & SVG-ibility
  • Conference Reception
  • Keynote 5.2
  • Rx Programming with RxJS 6
  • Search on Android
  • Faster Angular Applications
  • Choosing a JavaScript Framework
  • Making a More Human Interface with Voice UI
  • Threads, given that your application uses an API
  • Using bots, containers, and mobile technologies to respond to events
  • GraphQL in a Serverless World
  • Successful Remote Work Culture
  • Effective React Testing
  • 7 secret patterns Vue consultants don't want you to know
  • How To Use CSS Grid Today
  • CS basics, applied to the UI
  • Mobile Database Persistence
  • One Angular Source to Rule them All
  • Web Components and Single Directional Data Flow
  • Robust User Interfaces for Cognitive Impairment
  • Testing View Controllers in Isolation
  • Strategies for Offline Data in Web Apps
  • Let’s Build A Serverless Web App With Firebase
  • Don’t Suck at Teaching Code
  • Recompose Yourself
  • Why vue-cli needed a UI and what you can do with it
  • Web Components: Past, Present, and Future
  • Lunch 5.1
  • Intro to Tensorflow.js
  • JetPack: Supersonic Opinionated Android Programming
  • Angular Material Hidden Gems
  • Write Cleaner JS Today
  • The Psychology of User Testing
  • Apple TV Hybrid Apps
  • Flutter: All You Need for Native Cross Platform Mobile Apps
  • All About JWT's
  • Chatbot Fever
  • What's the big deal? Getting started with styled-components.
  • VuePress: Documentation Made Easy
  • Believe in the Power of CSS
  • TypeScript by Transformation
  • MLKit: AI Commoditized
  • Modern Angular Patterns
  • How to Get Started and Build Something with GraphQL
  • Discover how iterative prototype testing will help you create a winning design, every time
  • Life Beyond Storyboards
  • TBD Mobile
  • Using Puppeteer to Write End-to-End Tests That Run On The Browser
  • Docker for JavaScript Developers
  • GatsbyJS in Practice
  • Test-Driven Development in Vue with Cypress
  • CSS in a Component Based World
  • Front-End Performance Still Matters
  • Go to General Mobile a
  • Migrating to Angular 6
  • Cross-Framework Patterns in State Management
  • Patterns that Demystify Great UX/UI
  • Go to General Mobile i
  • Before You Build Your Mobile App
  • Making Sense of Multiplayer
  • Encapsulating Trust: An Engineer’s Perspective
  • dapps in React? Yes!
  • Human vs. AI: Build a Mobile App with Vue.js, ML Kit, and NativeScript
  • Flexbox + CSS Grid = Awesome!
  • Conf close and mega raffle!
  • Conference Afterparty!