HACK TALKS

Bringing developers around Europe together
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Nov 22nd 2018 Helsinki
Attendees

1400+

Workshops

4

Keynotes

5

What is Hack Talks?

Hack Talks is a one day high-tech conference with the most amazing workshops and top notch keynotes from the bleeding edge of technology.

Hack Talks 2018

KEYNOTES
Insightful and inspiring keynotes from technical experts in security, web, cloud and data science. Five future-looking keynotes for the largest Hack Talks audience to date will give you something to think and talk about.
WORKSHOPS
Two tracks of workshops from a variety of industry-leaders are a great opportunity to deep dive into current topics. Hands-on sessions provide immediately actionable takeaways for professionals and students alike.

Speakers

JasmineGreenaway
Jasmine Greenaway
Cloud Developer Advocate
Microsoft
MikkoHypponen
Mikko Hyppönen
Chief Research Officer
F-Secure
InesMontani
Ines Montani
Founder
Explosion AI
CharlieGerard
Charlie Gerard
Senior Software Developer
ThoughtWorks
MichaelSlater
Michael Slater
Product Manager
Facebook

Workshops

Modern development pipeline using containers and cloud

How's and why's of setting up a modern node/react-based development pipeline for continuous deployment. A hands-on exercise on how to get a quick start to a development setup including best practices, container technologies and automated testing. This session will tangibly describe the tools and practices necessary for producing modern, high-quality software products quickly and efficiently.

Marko Klemetti - CTO @ Eficode

Alexa Skill Development

Alexa is the speech and personal assistant technology that powers Amazon Echo. It can be used to listen music, check weather and traffic, answer questions, control household devices and much more. In this workshop you’ll get a hands-on introduction to Amazon Alexa and its ecosystem, and you’ll learn how to build Alexa skill from scratch. You'll create Alexa skill by programming AWS Lambda function in Node.js, you'll store skill data in DynamoDB database and you'll learn how to use SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language). Target audience for this workshop are developers who would like to extend their knowledge in order to be able to develop and publish skills for Alexa.

Goran Vuksic - Solution Architect @ Agnitio

Schedule

12:30 - 13:00 Registration & VIP Lunch
13:00 - 14:30 90 min workshop
14:30 - 15:00 Break
15:00 - 16:30 90 min workshop
16:30 - 17:30 Evening registration & lounge
17:30 - 19:30 Keynotes
19:30 - 20:00 Break
20:00 - 21:00 Keynotes
21:00 After-party

Hack Talks last year

Last year’s event gathered together 800 tech enthusiasts for an evening of keynotes about web and graphics.


Tickets

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VIP

€250

  • Evening keynotes
  • Official After-party
  • Event workshops
  • VIP Lunch & Dinner
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Workshops + Keynotes

€110

  • Evening keynotes
  • Official After-party
  • Event workshops
  • VIP Lunch & Dinner
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Keynotes

€75

  • Evening keynotes
  • Official After-party
  • Event workshops
  • VIP Lunch & Dinner
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Venue

Hack Talks is organized at Kulttuuritalo. The address is Sturenkatu 4. 00510 Helsinki.

It is next to Linnanmäki Amusement Park, near the Helsinki city centre, and benefits from good traffic links. Tram lines 1, 3 and 9 all pass the Helsinki Hall of Culture. Bus 23 from the Rautatientori square and Pasila station runs to and from the facilities.

The venue doesn't have available parking lots, so please arrive with public transportation.

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