Speaker

Annyce Davis

Annyce Davis

Google Developer Expert, Online Video Instructor

Laurel, Maryland, United States

Annyce is an Android and Kotlin Google Developer Expert. She has spent the past 9+ years developing applications for the Android ecosystem across multiple form factors. She is also an international conference speaker and author, sharing her knowledge of Android and Kotlin development with others!

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • Android
  • Kotlin
  • Software Development
  • Technical Leadership
  • App Development

Two Decades in Tech: A Survival Guide

Working in tech for the past 20 years hasn't been without its challenges. In fact, it's been challenge after challenge. Yet, I know this journey has come with opportunities for my family and self that only others can dream of.

I want to pay it forward. I want to leave a blueprint, as you will, for how I've been able to navigate this career and stay grounded and focused on what really matters.

This talk is all about embracing the adventure of a tech career with the excitement and preparedness of a camping trip. You’ll learn to adapt, balance, communicate, navigate, and innovate, ensuring your tech journey is as thrilling and fulfilling as a journey through the great outdoors!

The Real MVP: Going from idea to users' hands!

You have an idea for a new app. You've secured buy-in from the business. What's next? The MVP. But what does it take to ship a new app these days? What are the challenges you'll inevitably face? How should you approach the architecture? What are the technical decisions you'll need to make?

You'll learn the answers to those questions and more in this talk. We'll discuss how to conduct initial user research, the development process, and how to work with Marketing to promote your MVP.

Join me on the journey from idea to users' hands!

Landing Your Next Gig In Tech

The unemployment rate is increasing and there is more competition day-by-day in the job market. Many candidates face difficulty standing out or even making it past the resumé review. I can help!

In this talk, I’ll walk through a typical hiring funnel from Resumé Review to the dreaded Onsite. And then share what you can do to stand out each step of the way.

I’ll answer the following questions for each phase of the funnel:
What is the goal of this phase?
Who is the audience?
What are the do’s and don’ts?

Annyce is a software industry veteran with years of hiring experience under her belt. You'll be in safe hands.

By the end of this talk, you’ll be ready to land your next gig in tech!

Annyce Davis

Google Developer Expert, Online Video Instructor

Laurel, Maryland, United States