Two conference days, excellent speakers and a round table discussion.

When

December 6-7, 2016

Eventbrite - Remote Workers Conference 2016

Where

Live Streaming Online

Day 1

Day 2

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Keynote Speakers

Great Talks from Experienced Remote Workers

Taylor Dewey

Taylor Dewey

Designing a Better UX Hiring Process

Nicola Gervasini

Nicola Gervasini

A new Digital Workplace for smart and agile workers: an idea for a project

John Eckman

John Eckman

Distributed, not Disconnected: Employee Engagement for Remote Work

Marina Penna

Marina Penna

Smart Traineeship

Roberto	Cavaliere

Roberto Cavaliere

Is remote working for all? Skill, knowledge and ability to work remotely.

Sathyaish Chakravarthy

Sathyaish Chakravarthy

Finding Good Developers

Alex Shirazi

Alex Shirazi

Intuition Factors of the User Experience Design Process

Nikita Tuk

Nikita Tuk

A practical guide to leaving the office

Mark Meyer

Mark Meyer

No Man Is an Island, or Being the Only Remote Member of a Co-Located Software Engineering Team

Dorien Morin-van Dam

Dorien Morin-van Dam

Raising Teens & Pacifying Clients; a Fascinating Analogy by a Real Life Mompreneur.

Gianfranco Reppucci

Gianfranco Reppucci

Myth busting remote working

Jonathan Sharp

Jonathan Sharp

Remote is Where the Heart is

Conference Schedule

experienced speakers on a mission.

Morning Session
9:00 - 10:00 AM EST

Keynote: Going Remote - Fears & Challenges

Tomislav Capan
Software Developer, Toptal

10:00 - 10:30 AM

A new Digital Workplace for smart and agile workers: an idea for a project

Nicola Gervasini

10:30 - 11:00 AM

Remote is Where the Heart is

Jonathan Sharp

11:00 - 11:30 AM

Distributed, not Disconnected: Employee Engagement for Remote Work

John Eckman

11:45 - 12:00 AM

Break


Afternoon Session
12:00 - 1:00 PM

Keynote: Our Biggest Blindspots as CEOs: Insights from 200+ remote and non-remote companies

Claire Lew
CEO, Know Your Company

1:00 - 1:30 PM

Myth busting remote working

Gianfranco Repucci

1:30 - 2:00 PM

Intuition Factors of the User Experience Design Process

Alex Shirazi

3:00 - 4:00 PM

Keynote: PIAF: A Method For Managing Remote Teams

Jeff Robbins

4:00 - 4:30 PM

On becoming a Remote Software Developer

Rohan Smith

Organizers

Christopher Pecoraro


Christopher John Pecoraro is an experienced web application developer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania currently living in Palermo, Italy. A conference speaker and organizer, open source contributor, and author of Mastering Laravel, he founded the Palermo PHP User Group and Italian Remote Workers Group and the historic first two Italian Remote Working Conferences. His research work includes biomedical informatics and machine translation, and is a coauthor of several peer-reviewed publications.

Rohan Anthony Smith


Rohan Smith is a Jamaican born software developer living in Trinidad & Tobago. He is an entrepreneur at heart and founder of the Remote Software Developer Community where he helps software developers make the transition to remote work. He is a remote software developer at Bluespark, a distributed web development company, where he works on interesting and innovative projects using Drupal and open source software. He is a remote work enthusiast and he's always ready to advocate its benefits.

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