I've been programming since I was 6, and professionally for the past 16 years or so. I'm passionate about creating things, and see software development as an especially powerful medium for creation. Sometimes I still can't believe that people actually *pay us* to have this much fun. I'm currently the Director of Engineering at nVisium.
Full Stack Fest 2015
How to Build a Skyscraper
Since 1884, humans have been building skyscrapers. This means that we had 6 decades of skyscraper-building experience before we started building software (depending on your definition of "software"). Maybe there are some lessons we can learn from past experience? This talk won't make you an expert skyscraper-builder, but you might just come away w…