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DockYard Team to Lead Several Presentations at ElixirConf

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DockYard engineers will present several topics during ElixrConf 2019 to be held Aug. 27-30 at the Gaylord Rockies in Aurora, Colo.

ElixirConf fosters the Elixir programming language community with training sessions, keynotes, and speaker sessions that bring together businesses and the software development community to collaborate and build relationships that help advance Elixir and its adoption.

Among the DockYard team presenting, four will give keynotes: Founder Brian Cardarella; and Architectural Engineers Chris McCord, Paul Schoenfelder, and Luke Imhoff.

In addition, several engineers will lead training and speaking sessions:

Build Performant, Real-Time UIs with Phoenix LiveView — Training with Chris Freeze, Elixir Engineer; and Alex Garibay, Senior Software Engineer

Learn how to utilize Phoenix LiveView by building a real-time application step by step.

Phoenix LiveView Demystified — Speaker session with Alex Garibay, Senior Software Engineer

Starting from the server to the browser, we’ll explore what makes Phoenix LiveView possible and learn how to make the most of your LiveView applications.

Annex: Introducing an Easy-to-Use Composable Deep Learning Framework in Elixir — Speaker session with Jason Goldberger, Senior Engineer

Learn about the Annex framework and compose a deep neural network capable of performing state-of-the-art machine learning tasks.

0-60 in under 3: How Cars.com and DockYard Manufactured a Productive Elixir Team in Under 3 Months — Speaker session with Mike Binns, Senior Software Engineer, and Daniel Mackey, Cars.com Engineering Manager

Cars.com embarked on a transformational project using Elixir at its core, seeking DockYard’s expertise to help do so. This session will discuss that decision and the process of coaching a team of 20+ developers, with backgrounds in languages ranging from Java to Ruby to Javascript, into productive Elixir developers in under three months.

Register and join DockYard for these informative talks.

DockYard is a digital product agency offering custom software, mobile, and web application development consulting. We provide exceptional professional services in strategy, user experience, design, and full stack engineering to bring brilliant digital ideas into being for innovative brands such as Netflix, Apple, Zipcar, McGraw-Hill, Nasdaq, Harvard, Fidelity Investments, Constant Contact, CollegeVine, and WNYC, as well as funded startups. DockYard helps organizations transform ambitious, complex ideas into fully deployed apps using Ember.js, Elixir, and Phoenix. DockYard’s integrated approach allows us to solve problems quickly with stability, maintainability, and scalability. Our firm is smart, experienced, and deeply knowledgeable about modern application UX, design, and architecture. On the bleeding edge of technology, DockYard often pioneers the field, and invests heavily in the open source community. We also offer testing and QA, project management, training, support, and staff augmentation. And with consultants nationwide, we’ve got staff in key markets across the United States.