The Greater Hartford ACM Chapter is proud to announce their November general meeting on Tuesday November 19th at 6:00 pm. You DO NOT have to be an ACM member to attend.
Date: Tuesday November 19, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Student Center Room SC225, Quinnipiac University (Hamden, CT)
About the Panelists
Java (Presentation) – Ryan Cuprak is an e-formulation analyst at Dassault Systemes, author of the NetBeans Certification Guide from McGrall-Hill, and president of the Connecticut Java Users Group since 2003. He is also a JavaOne 2011 Rockstar Presenter. At Dassault Systems he is focused on developing data integrations to convert clients’ data and also user interface development. Prior to joining DS he worked for a startup distributed-computing company, TurboWorx, and Eastman Kodak’s Molecular Imaging Systems group, now part of Carestream Health. At TurboWorx he was a Java developer and also a technical sales engineer supporting both presales and professional services. Cuprak has earned a BS in computer science and biology from Loyola University Chicago. He is a Sun Certified NetBeans IDE Specialist.
Mobile (Presentation) – Aaron Junod is a long time systems architect with experience in a wide array of industries, and a primary focus on health technology. After designing and engineering back end systems for many years he switched focus to usability and mobile design and engineering. Now he is a founding partner with SmartPath Labs where he focuses on helping innovative projects succeed, and helps groom their own product portfolio.
iOS & Android (Presentation)- Mike Tedesco is a Chief Technologist with 20 years of experience developing apps. He started his career in the founding technical team of Priceline.com, using an early implementation of Java to power their Airline Ticket Booking System. Since then, he held CTO positions in several startups in e-Commerce and Digital Media, and even ran World Wrestling Entertainment’s dot-com and mobile businesses from both a Technology and Product Development perspective. Currently, Mike’s company Venturesoft LLC focuses on developing native iOS and Android apps for companies in the medical, health, and personal finance spaces. Mike is a hands-on technologist with experience in Java, Objective C, and relevant mobile frameworks to support iOS and Android app development.
About the Venue
The talk will be held in Student Center Room SC225 at Quinnipiac University. There is parking behind the Student Center and around campus (Directions to the Mt Carmel campus). Visitors can park at the main parking lots after 4:00pm, as well as the Visitors’ Parking, accessed through the “Harwood Gate” about 100 yards west of the main entrance on Mount Carmel Ave. Refreshments of pizza and soda will be provided.