Submitted Presentations

This is a list of presentation proposals that have been submitted for Boise Code Camp 2018. It is provided to show and example of the ideas proposed so far. The final list will be different and may not include every proposal shown below but may also include additional presentations not yet listed.

Title Presenter Topic Area Youth Track
Agile Transformation Sucks (But it's worth it) Jason Dean Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
(no session) various Not Specified Yes
A Brief introduction to PowerShell, and why every windows User should know about it Ryan Coates DevOps No
A First Look at Bot Framework v4 Jeremy Foster Machine Learning No
A playful coding introduction for 3rd-6th grade learners and parents Coach Newton Antoniuk Youth Programming (Scratch, Blockly...) Yes
Adventures in Freelancing Jeremy Zerr Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
After-School STEAM Program Grant Hathaway Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) Yes
Agile Mistakes and Lessons learned Roundtable Joel Robinson Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
An introduction to PowerShell functions, and reusable code Ryan Coates DevOps No
An Introduction to the Release Pipeline Model: An Ops perspective Ryan Coates DevOps No
An introduction to VueJs using the Vue CLI Mark Ohnsman Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Angular vs. React - Framework Deathmatch Jeremy Zerr Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Automate your House! How to build a Smart Home. Erik Akert Other No
Azure for JavaScript Developers Jeremy Foster Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
Azure IoT In Depth Jeremy Foster Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
Beyond JUnit: Improve Your Testing With Hamcrest Matchers Quincy Bowers Other No
Blockchain for Enterprise John Watts Other No
Blockchain: From Bitcoin to Ethereum Griff McClellan Other No
Bootstrap.js - Chart.js - Math.js Brian Holaday Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Build a Better Password Noah Heck Other No
Build Cross-Platform Games with SpriteKit Curtis Wilcox Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) No
Building BB-8: A Robotics Story Joshua Byers Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) No
Building Command-Line Applications with OAuth in Node Scott McAllister Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Closing Remarks and Raffle Scott Nichols Not Specified No
Code and Copyright Law for Developers Brad Frazer DevOps No
Code Your Code With Code Jeremy Foster Microsoft Technologies (MVC.net, ASP.net...) No
Coder's Club Playground Kim Miller Youth Programming (Scratch, Blockly...) Yes
Continuous Integration Fundamentals Richard Clements Not Specified No
Creating Mobile Applications using Xamarin forms. MVVM Pattern. El Andaloussi Ishrak Mobile Development (iOS, Android...) No
Crossroads of Location Services J. Michael Palermo IV Other No
Data Science and Machine Learning at Micron Colin Ard Machine Learning No
Digital Assets using Ethereum's Blockchain Elena Nadolinski Other No
Don't let a Red metric go to Waste! Jason Dean Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
Exploring alternative Application architectures: De-Crudding Websites with Event Sourcing David Romeo Other No
Game design with Unity, C#, Adobe, & Maya Ben Taylor Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) Yes
Get going with ASP.NET Core Cecil Phillip Microsoft Technologies (MVC.net, ASP.net...) No
Getting started with Dart and Flutter Scott McAllister Mobile Development (iOS, Android...) No
Getting started with Docker containers in Azure (Window & .Net) Scott Nichols Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
Getting started with internet-of-things tinkering for under $15! Aaron Backer Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) No
Getting started with simple shell scripts Patrick Lee Programming Languages (Java, C#, Python, PHP, Go...) No
How to make better decisions with facts Cameron Crow Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
Incentivizing FOSS: Blockchain Tokenomics and Open Source Gregg Irwin Other No
Intro to Web Game Hacking Thomas Kunzler Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) Yes
Introduction to Blockchains: What lies beneath cryptocurrencies? Gregg Irwin Other No
Introduction to Feedforward Neural Networks Casey Kennington Machine Learning No
Introduction to LEGO Mindstorm EV3 Programming Doug Reece Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) Yes
Introduction to NoSQL Databases Jim Hoffman Data Persistence (databases, storage, and DAL related) No
Introduction to Rapid Prototyping with Arduino Microcontrollers Jim McKeeth Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) Yes
Introduction to Single Board Computer Development and the Raspberry Pi Jim McKeeth Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) Yes
Introduction To TDD Richard Clements Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
Introduction to the Brain-Computer Interface - Flying a Drone with your Thoughts Jim McKeeth Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) Yes
Introduction to WPF 3D Graphics Programming Tsun Mok Microsoft Technologies (MVC.net, ASP.net...) No
Language Design, Big and Small: No CS degree required Gregg Irwin Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
Learning Git in Reverse Kenny Ballou Other No
Make Your Own Little Language: Intro to Language Design Gregg Irwin Programming Languages (Java, C#, Python, PHP, Go...) No
Making JavaScript's Prototypes Work For You Jedediah Smith Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Mindstorm Challenge, Sumobot, Virtual Reality (1) various Not Specified No
Mindstorm Challenge, Sumobot, Virtual Reality (2) various Not Specified No
Mindstorm Challenge, Sumobot, Virtual Reality (3) various Not Specified No
Mindstorm Challenge, Sumobot, Virtual Reality (4) various Not Specified No
NodaTime: Taming DateTime in ASP.NET Core Andrew Hanson Microsoft Technologies (MVC.net, ASP.net...) No
Open Source Collection for Network Defense Rex Scifres Other No
Professional Scrum Richard Hundhausen Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
Progressive Web Apps Tom Day Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Quantum computing and the future of software development Jerry Nixon Other No
Running Microservices on Amazon ECS Zach Vickery DevOps No
Scheduling Boise Code Camp Using F# Doug Reece Programming Languages (Java, C#, Python, PHP, Go...) No
Serverless Workflows with Azure Functions Cecil Phillip Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
Simple SumoBot Summary Phil Hayward Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) No
Small games with Bitsy Eric Eaglstun Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) Yes
Smart data for lazy testing Aaron Backer Not Specified No
Stop the Waste and Get Out of (Technical) Debt Richard Hundhausen Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
Taming Javascript: Understanding Asynchronous Code Taylor Krusen Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) No
Testing - Lessons from the Edge Katy Kahla Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
The Beginners Guide to Development Jake Overall Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
The Darker Side of Testing: Blackbox Testing JCD Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
The lean historical Agile framework Michael Chacon Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
The Light Side of Testing: Whitebox Testing JCD Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
The Tie Between Emotional Intelligence and Successful ScrumMasters Kevin McManus Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
Thinking Inside the Box - An Introduction to Docker Compose Marcus Lyons DevOps No
Tips for Running Docker Containers in Production Chris Campbell DevOps No
Unity Virtual Reality Game Development Cody Steen Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) No
Using the NeoPixel, NeoMatrix, and Adafruit_GFX libraries Matthew Jensen Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) No
Virtual Reality Session various Not Specified No
Visibility and Transparency - Transforming Business Data Into Actionable Information Michael Chacon Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) No
Web App Security Reloaded (Again) Dan Corsberg Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
Web Dev 101: Foundations of Modern Programming Noah Heck Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No
What and Why of Cloud Computing Stephen Spector Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
What's All The Fuss About Serverless? Taylor Krusen Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) No
Why loop in JavaScript when you can map, reduce or filter? Scott McAllister Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) No

Number of Submitted Proposals: 90

Topic Area Number of
Submitted Proposals
Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure...) 6
Data Persistence (databases, storage, and DAL related) 1
DevOps 7
Foundational (stuff everyone ought to know) 10
Game Programing (Unity, Direct3D, XBox, Game Engines...) 5
Javascript and Web Frameworks (Angular, Bootstrap...) 8
Machine Learning 3
Maker (robotics, open-source hardware...) 8
Microsoft Technologies (MVC.net, ASP.net...) 4
Mobile Development (iOS, Android...) 2
Not Specified 9
Other 13
Programming Languages (Java, C#, Python, PHP, Go...) 3
Software Development Methodologies (Agile, Scrum...) 9
Youth Programming (Scratch, Blockly...) 2


Number of Youth Track Proposals: 11