Presentations

Single-Page Application Day – DevOps / CI with JavaScript – what’s hot, what’s not? – Jeff Labonski

Abstract If you write it it will break. When it breaks the customer will be sad. When the customer is sad you will be as well. We’ll explore code cleanliness, formatting, and linting as quality gates for developers. Expanding on this, continuous integration, unit tests and e2e testing ensure streamlined development, working code, and the beginning steps to Continuous Quality. Containerization brings repeatable deployments with immutable servers. Combine everything for development and delivery nirvana. View Screencast View the code from…

Single-Page Application Day – Experience the CHANGE – UX principles for JavaScript – Peter Fleming

Abstract We will cover a few of the foundational principles that JavaScript developers should consider when writing code for a UI and then talk through how those principles can be applied. Consistency, Hierarchy, Accessibility, Negative-Space, Grouping, and Error-treatment (CHANGE). Javascript is very powerful when it comes to creating front-end UIs and with that power comes the responsibility to make software that is not only functional but also provides a great experience for the user. While there are many more things…

Single-Page Application Day – Angular: The “Batteries Included” Enterprise SPA Framework – Rich Freedman

Abstract Angular is the most popular “Batteries Included” front-end platform. In this session, we’ll explore the major features of Angular, and why it may be the best choice for your enterprise. We’ll take an honest look at what fits well with common Enterprise development scenarios, and what does not. If you are not already intimately familiar with Angular, you should come away from this session better prepared to evaluate and select a library / framework / platform for your Enterprise…

IoT Fusion – Alexa at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia – Aaron Mulder and Kelsey Oh

The Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is investigating voice interfaces via Amazon Alexa. While any number of uses are under consideration, one early proof of concept focused on the Special Delivery Unit, for mothers carrying babies with known birth defects. While some conditions are common and well-known, others are rare and the medical team called to a sudden delivery may not be as familiar with the specific details of a given condition. In…

IoT Fusion – Digital Transformation via the Promise of IoT – Danilo Diaz

Digital Transformation is something most organizations are talking about and few are implementing. The reality is that many organizations are not realizing the full potential that a digital transformation can bring, whether through new products or services, new found efficiencies, and/or new ways to engage their customers. The Digital Transformation journey starts by unlocking innovations that are often hidden in plain sight; the Internet of Thing (IoT) is the perfect lens for such transformative innovation. This session will guide customers…

IoT Fusion – Disruption is Coming: Blockchain Explained and Applied to the Industrial Internet of Things – Felicite Moorman

What happens when two of technology’s hottest topics merge? Get ready for the 1-2 punch of IoT plus Blockchain. From Bitcoin to Ethereum, the world is rapidly experiencing “Disruption by Blockchain.” Stemming from an experiment (Bitcoin) resulting from the global economic recession, this disruption will continue and have a far greater impact than that from which it was born. Objectives for this conversation include: Understand and explain blockchain. Understand and explain blockchain as applied to Industrial IoT. Take your organization…

IoT Fusion – Innovating IoT – Lisa Seacat DeLuca

IoT is being used by many industries to develop creative solutions to solve their everyday business issues. However, the secret sauce is Cognitive computing. Put the power of your IoT data to work with cognitive capabilities and analytics to uncover insights for your business. From saving Rhinos in South Africa to preventative maintenance in automobiles, IoT is improving the lives of living beings around the world. Lisa Seacat DeLuca, a Distinguished Engineer within Watson Internet of Things, is IBM’s most…