Looking for Volunteers, Big Rewards!!!
Hi SV Code Campers,
Silicon Valley Code Camp needs your help. With the big move to Evergreen Valley College and all the changes, we need more helping hands to make things run smoothly then ever. Volunteering has so many benefits, the chance to meet and work with others like you, that feeling of goodness knowing you are contributing to our technology event, plus you're invited to attend the speaker and volunteer appreciation dinner on Saturday, you'll get a cool T-shirt, and a big discount to Code Stars Summit Workshops*. All this for just a couple hours of your time.
Our procedure this year for volunteering is the same as the past two years. If you want to volunteer, you need to update your registration/profile page and let us know you are interested in volunteering. Then, after that, simply go to our "Select a Job" page and pick what suits your schedule and interest.
Check out this 5 minute video if you want an easy step by step on how to sign up to volunteer.
This registration page requires you to check the box at the bottom to volunteer, as well as put a contact mobile phone number that we can reach you on at the event itself. Then, after you have updated your registration, go to this page: Volunteer For Job and pick the job(s) you are interested in doing.
Most of the jobs are 1 hour with a 15 minute overlap to train the next volunteer. A few jobs are longer 1.5 hours. We'd really appreciate volunteers who can handle 2 slots (back-to-back on Registration, which would effectively be about 2 hours).
Peter Kellner (SVCC and Code Stars Summit Organizer)
PS: Hoping to send out final schedule for all SV Code Camp Sessions tomorrow!
* Signup for two 2 hour shifts and get a 30% Discount for any Available Code Stars Summit Workshop (first 10 volunteers only)
Code Stars Summit Workshops on Friday October 2nd
|C++11/14 Bootstrap||C++11/14 is not just a minor upgrade, it has been described by many as a new language! This one-day bootstrap course will get you up-to-speed with the language changes you are most likely to employ in your daily work.||Gašper Ažman||Available||Tweet|
|SqlServer, Tune Like A Guru!||We will look at all of these things and more from a variety of angles, while also covering many of the tips, tricks, tools, etc. I have collected in my almost 45,000 man hours of working with SQL Server.||Kevin Boles||Available||Tweet|
|Docker and Kubernetes Workshop||Containers are enabling developers to package their applications (and underlying dependencies) in new ways that are portable and work consistently everywhere? On your machine, in production, in your data center, and in the cloud. And Docker has become the de facto standard for those portable containers in the cloud.||Arun Gupta||Available||Tweet|
|Run MongoDB Like a Champ!||MongoDB is an open-source, document-oriented, NoSQL database that is fast becoming to go-to choice for many organizations. Although cunningly easy to set up and get started, MongoDB is a database, and therefore requires proper care and knowledge to run successfully in a large scale production environment.||Nuri Halperin||Available||Tweet|
|Chef Workshop Hands-On||The path to DevOps is paved with code for all the things. Chef lets you to codify and automate your infrastructure, application runtimes, continuous integration, application deployments and lifecycle state management. In this introductory hands-on workshop we will use Chef to write infrastructure code.||Bakh Inamov||Available||Tweet|
|Managing Software People and Teams||A 1 day workshop that will give you the tools, insights, and confidence to manage programmers and programming teams effectively. Learn how to turbocharge your career and deliver outstanding results for your company!||Ron Lichty, Mickey Mantle||Available||Tweet|
|Rock Your Code and Applications with dotNetDave||This workshop will guide any level of programmer to greater productivity by providing the information needed to write consistent, maintainable, rock solid code.||David McCarter||Available||Tweet|
|Creating Web Applications with Golang and Google App Engine||Build Web Apps that easily scale to millions of individuals with Google’s Go language (Golang). You will leave with resources and code samples to start making all of your software and apps really go.||Todd McLeod||Available||Tweet|
|Let's work through some coding interview problems||At http://InterviewKickstart.com, we believe that most engineers are smart, but they under-estimate the preparation it needs, to crack into stellar companies. Let's make use of the time we have, to get thru some popular, short technical questions.||Soham Mehta||Available||Tweet|
|Applied SEO: Winning at Search To Get New Customers||Getting your business visible in organic search can be elusive. Now search results are localized and uber personalized. In this one-day intensive workshop, participants will learn both the art and science of an SEO strategy and how to apply it on their website.||Massimo Paolini, Alyson Harrold||Available||Tweet|