On June 22nd we open up the discussion to the whole Munich tech scene and host a fireside chat to learn more about Joel’s journey through Fog Creek Software, Trello and Stack Overflow. After the interview you’ll have the chance to ask Joel the questions you’ve always wanted to ask.
But it doesn’t end there: Udacity, the online-education platform will co-host the event and give us insights into how nanodegrees will change future technology education and the importance of lifelong learning in a dynamic ecosystem. Get the chance to learn more about Udacity’s approach of technology education and meet current students who will share their experience and the impact it had on their personal and professional lives.
- 6:30 – 7:00 pm: Doors open // Welcome
- 7:00 – 8:00 pm: Fireside Chat with Joel Spolsky including Q&A
- 8:00 – 9:00 pm: Udacity Student FAQ
- 9:00 – 10:00 pm: Networking with food and drinks // closing
About Joel Spolsky
Joel Spolsky is the CEO and co-founder of Stack Overflow, the place where millions of developers go to learn, share their knowledge and advance their careers. Stack Overflow has become the most trusted developer resource on the Internet and currently serves more than 40 million programmers every month. Joel is also the founder of Fog Creek Software, Trello and previously worked at Microsoft – where he designed VBA as a member of the Excel team. He is also a world-renowned speaker and has written four books. His personal website, Joel on Software, has been popular with developers around the world since its inception in 2000 and has been translated into over 30 languages.
Udacity is democratizing education to make it affordable and accessible for people around the world to get the jobs they want to improve their lives. Based in Silicon Valley, Udacity provides online education to millions of students. Its Nanodegree program, a credential built and backed by industry, is designed to give individuals the skills they need to „be in demand“ for the global work force. The company offers Nanodegrees across a range of subjects including machine learning, web and mobile development and data analytics, with dozens more in development. To learn more please visit de.udacity.com.