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ACS Tech: Scaling the stack and yourself with it

Join us at this upcoming Interactive Seminar, where our speaker Steven Cooper will delve into the age old question of 'which tool/ language/platform should we use?'. Event attendees will be also encouraged to share own experience on a language and a platform they use for their organisations' needs.

Registration End Date: Wed, 09 Oct, 02:00 PM

  • where

  • ACS Melbourne Innovation Hub
    Level 14, 839 Collins Street
    Docklands VIC 3008
  • when

  • Event Start: Wed, 09 Oct, 05:30 PM
    Event Finish: Wed, 09 Oct, 07:30 PM
  • event price

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Looking at a variety of programming languages and platforms you need to delve into the age old question of &#39;which tool/language/platform should we use?&#39; as part of a deep dive into the world of scaling startup, big corporate projects and more. In this talk we will also look at getting involved with open source communities, how we can help to contribute back and highlight own skills along the way. <br><br>Sharing insights into the worlds of corporate and startup, Steven Cooper (aka DeveloperSteve) will also share his journey from an Analyst to a Developer, and the transition into his current form as a developer evangelist for companies like PayPal/Braintree, Xero, Telstra and IBM. <br><br>Join us on <b>Wednesday 9 October</b> at this upcoming Tech event and get some tips on how to choose a programming language best suited to you organisation and what steps should a software developer make to achieve an impactful end result.


 05:30 PM - 06:00 PM  Registration                          
 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM  Presentation                          
 07:00 PM - 07:30 PM  Networking                          
 07:30 PM - 07:30 PM  Event close                          

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Programming/software development (PROG) -> Level 5


Steven Cooper

Steven Cooper

An established international speaker and respected technologist Steven Cooper (aka DeveloperSteve) has covered some half million kilometers as a speaker and mentor at over 100 tech and developer events. Among his activities in the international community, Steven has helped run the acclaimed BattleHack series for PayPal/Braintree all over the world.

Representing global technology companies such as PayPal, Braintree, Xero and Telstra, Steven has worked closely with developer communities as a Tech Evangelist and industry thought leader to develop and nurture the healthy start-up, and developer culture that continues to flourish.

Over the last 20 years, Steven has worked as a senior developer/tech lead for a host of start-ups and as a developer analyst for more than 10 years with Sensis. He has configured and spec’d technology for the likes of Samsung, Virgin, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Visa, St. George and Westpac.

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Level 14, 839 Collins Street,Docklands,VIC,Australia

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