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Monday, October 3
 

4:00pm

The Making Mindset: Prototyping Your Way to Better IoT Experiences | 4:00 - 5:30 PM
Markets continue to reward brands that focus not only on developing technology but also great user experiences. The complexity of IoT products creates significant design challenges which can derail promising initiatives. In this session, we'll discuss how creating experience artifacts early and often can help focus development while reducing risk.

Speakers
avatar for Adrian Taylor

Adrian Taylor

Co-Founder, Pushstart Creative
Adrian Taylor is the co-founder of Pushstart Creative, an Austin-based multidisciplinary design firm focused on the convergence of physical product, interactive technology and brand experience. Pushstart works with a wide variety of organizations from Fortune 50 companies like PepsiCo... Read More →

Organizers

Monday October 3, 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St, 16th floor, Austin, TX 78701
 
Tuesday, October 4
 

12:00pm

Learn to Code Course: Introduction to HTML & CSS | 12:00 - 1:30 PM
As every web page today uses HTML and CSS, this lesson is to help provide you an introduction into both HTML and CSS. You'll be introduced to working with both a HTML & a CSS page, then how to make minor edits to both pages, and finally how to view your changes in a web browser.

LEARN TO CODEFREE WORKSHOP MATERIAL:

Lesson - Take a moment to learn what HTML and CSS is, what it does, and how to edit it within a code editor.

Project - Put the lessons into practice by editing the HTML and CSS of a web page to create your own presentation. 

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by Capital FactoryTechstarsGalvanize, and Janik Vinnakota LLP. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five!   

Speakers
avatar for Cameron Buckingham

Cameron Buckingham

Instructor, Galvanize
Cameron Buckingham was a graduate at Galvanize and now works for them as an instructor. He previously served in the United States Coast Guard and worked as a production manager for a DC startup, where he discovered his passion for code. After graduating from Galvanize, he worked... Read More →


Tuesday October 4, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Galvanize 118 Nueces St, 2nd floor, Austin, TX 78701
 
Wednesday, October 5
 

12:00pm

Learn to Code Course: Introduction to JavaScript | 12:00 - 1:30 PM
JavaScript is the programming language of the Web and a great starting point in learning how to code. This intro course on JavaScript was created to give you an introduction to a few key concepts of web programming.

LEARN TO CODEFREE WORKSHOP MATERIAL

Lesson - Learn about JavaScript in relation to syntax, variables, functions, and conditions. 

Project - Put the lessons into practice by building a Rock, Paper, Scissors App. 

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by Capital FactoryTechstarsGalvanize, and Janik Vinnakota LLP. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five!   

Speakers
avatar for Cameron Buckingham

Cameron Buckingham

Instructor, Galvanize
Cameron Buckingham was a graduate at Galvanize and now works for them as an instructor. He previously served in the United States Coast Guard and worked as a production manager for a DC startup, where he discovered his passion for code. After graduating from Galvanize, he worked... Read More →


Wednesday October 5, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Galvanize 118 Nueces St, 2nd floor, Austin, TX 78701

4:00pm

Conversion Rate Optimization for Marketers & Designers | 4:00 - 5:00 PM
This is one of the hottest sessions during Austin Startup Week. Don't miss this! Join us as the nation's smartest minds in conversion optimization discuss techniques you can use to make your website more effective at turning visitors into customers!

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by Capital FactoryTechstarsGalvanize, and Janik Vinnakota LLP.
 If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five! 
 

Speakers
avatar for Brian Massey

Brian Massey

CEO, Conversion Sciences
Brian Massey is the founder of Conversion Sciences LLC and author of the book Your Customer Creation Equation. He is an online marketing expert focused on the science of turning web traffic into leads and sales. His rare combination of interests and experience was developed over... Read More →
avatar for Claire Vo

Claire Vo

CEO, Experiment Engine


Wednesday October 5, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
WP Engine 504 Lavaca Street #1000

6:00pm

Cafe Bedouins Hack Night | 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Do you like making things? 

Are you a software/hardware developer or designer with a personal project? 

Cafe Bedouins is a time to work on that personal project.

Join us at Galvanize for a night of creation and camaraderie during Startup Week.

When it's not Startup Week, Cafe Bedouins meets every Tuesday to push projects forward!

Find out more at http://cafebedouins.com/

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by Capital FactoryTechstarsGalvanize, and Janik Vinnakota LLP. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five!   

Organizers
avatar for Damon Clinkscales

Damon Clinkscales

Engineering Manager, Khoros
Cultivator.


Wednesday October 5, 2016 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Galvanize 118 Nueces St, 2nd floor, Austin, TX 78701
 
Thursday, October 6
 

12:00pm

Day in the Life of a UX Designer - Lunch Workshop | 12:00 - 1:30 PM
Intro to UX: This class aims to demystify UX by giving a practical and simple introduction to what UX is, while also explaining some of the core concepts of user centered design.

Hosted by General Assembly 

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by Capital FactoryTechstarsGalvanize, and Janik Vinnakota LLP. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five!   

Organizers

Thursday October 6, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
WeWork 600 Congress Ave, 14th Floor