Whether you are a seasoned public speaker, or thinking about presenting a talk for the first time, please do not hesitate to submit your talk ideas to Tech Camp Memphis 2015.  Presenting a talk is a great way to share your knowledge with a community eager to learn from and discuss your experiences.

To submit your presentation, visit http://cfp.techcampmemphis.org and click Register Now.  Once you have filled out your speaker profile, click the Submit A Talk button on your profile page.

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Tech Camp Memphis welcomes everyone to apply regardless of background.  In the past speakers have been high-school students, retirees, seasoned professionals in the thick of their careers, and part-time hobbyists.  If you have an interest that you are passionate about, there is likely someone here willing to listen to what you have to say.

Talk Ideas

The range of topics is very broad.  At its core, Tech Camp Memphis is about learning and sharing. Because of the wide variety of professions and backgrounds of both speakers and attendees, there is usually something of interest for everyone.  To view presentations from preview years, take a look at the 2014 and 2013 recap blog posts.  Listed below are some ideas for potential topics (this list is not exhaustive, but a small illustration)

Development

  • Programming Languages
  • Virtualization and environments / containers
  • Development principles
  • Security
  • Testing (unit, functional, etc.)
  • Version control
  • Building APIs (REST, SOAP, whatever)
  • Continuous Integration
  • Framework-related topics

Design

  • Responsive Web Dev
  • Why You Should Sketch
  • What is Usability
  • Color Theory
  • Future of Design
  • Designing for Wearables
  • Mobile-first design
  • Composition of a Good Website

Marketing

  • Content Creation
  • Social Media
  • Search Engines
  • Analytics
  • Gamification
  • Localizing Your Content
  • Growth Hacking
  • Advertising
  • Blogging

 Visit the Call For Presenters app and submit your talk today!