Peter Bell discusses how to identify the ideal job, building a personal brand, balancing management and coding, freelance vs. full time and startup vs enterprise opportunities.
Chad Fowler keynotes on his career, the passion, the mistakes and good choices he made, and how that can help others learn the craft of software engineering.
Dan North shares some of the interactions with people that have shaped his accidental career: when he killed the production database, when the boss was wrong, when he was wrong, when he tried to quit.
Brian Marick shares insight into how one can remain a programmer throughout his career.
Axel Angeli, Matthew Johns, Scott Morrison, Matthias Ziegler, Anne Manes discuss: The future of IT career, How can you prepare for workforce changes in IT? Shifting from "Old School" to"New School".
Dave Thomas talks about expanding people's expertise in their domains of interest by not treating them uniformly as if they had the same amount of knowledge and level of experience.