Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 8th and 9th, 2011.
Steve Zehngut is the Founder and CTO of Zeek Interactive, a web and iOS development shop in Huntington Beach, CA. He is a frequent panelist and speaker at industry trade shows including SXSW, various WordCamps, E3 and NAR. Steve holds a degree in film and is a member of Producer’s Guild. Steve has taught development classes at UC Irvine, USC, AFI and Cal State Long Beach. He also leads the OC WordPress MeetUp twice a month at the Zeek office.
This presentation focuses on breaking down the communication barriers that can make working with a developer more difficult than it needs to be. The presentation will cover
• Interviewing Your Potential Developer
• Planning & Project Management
• Using A Version Control System
• Bug Reporting
The session will give the audience a reality check on how to go about working with a developer to get a project built on time and on budget. After attending this session, the audience will have a better understanding of what goes on in the mind of a developer. Armed with this knowledge, clients can contribute to a more effective development process. This will help to reduce costs and save precious time.