Speakers

We're stoked to feature a terrific group of speakers and please stay tuned for more speaker announcements and conference updates.

Marine Boudeau

Marine Boudeau

Director of Product & UX Design, WNYC/NYPR

Marine Boudeau is the Director of Product and UX Design at WNYC / New York Public Radio. She started out in business but her passion for building things brought her to product design where she’s been working for the past 10 years.

She’s the founder of Feelio, the daily email that tells you what to wear, and keeps busy working on digital side projects.

She’s from France originally but now lives in Brooklyn.

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Emily Brick

Emily Brick

Senior Product Designer, Buzzfeed

Emily Brick is a Senior Product Designer at BuzzFeed, where she works on editorial news formats and BuzzFeed’s content management system for editors. Previously, she’s designed for Birchbox, NBC Sports, and most recently Shapeways – a 3D printing marketplace. When she’s not designing or writing CSS, she can be found relaxing in Brooklyn with her 2 year old pitbull Hazel. Follow Emily on Twitter.

Janet Choi

Janet Choi

Marketing Manager, Customer.io

Janet Choi is the Marketing Manager at Customer.io, where the highlight of her job is getting to nerd out with customers and newsletter subscribers about email marketing. She writes about marketing, psychology, the future of work, and how to communicate like a human being. She thinks about what’s for dinner and loves her home state of NJ. Say hi @lethargarian.

Chris Fetherston

Chris Fetherston

Product Engineer at Tumblr, Tumblr

Chris Fetherston brings engaging interactive experiences to life as a Product Engineer on the Search & Discovery team at Tumblr. New Jersey born and bred, Chris began his career as a Graphic Designer who knew how to code. After cutting his teeth at a couple NYC startups, Chris quickly became a coder that loves great design. Now, he's a full stack engineer building the next great thing at Tumblr for web and iOS. When not slinging great code, Chris can be found traveling on his motorcycle. Follow Chris on Twitter.

Allison McKnight

Allison McKnight

Performance Engineer, Etsy

Allison McKnight is a performance engineer at Etsy. She focuses on creating tools that allow her teammates to investigate how changes affect site performance. She loves adding context to alerts, climbing rocks, and learning new fiddle tunes. Follow Allison on Twitter.

Sean O'Connor

Sean O'Connor

Lead Application Engineer, Bitly

Sean O'Connor is the Lead Application Engineer at Bitly. Day to day he helps the backend development team do the best work they can, creating powerful new tools to help people understand the social web. Outside of Bitly Sean spends most of his time biking around NYC, brewing cider, and keeping his dog out of trouble. Follow Sean on Twitter.

Ken Wheeler

Ken Wheeler

Software Engineer, Formidable Labs

Ken has over 12 years in web development and is the creator of Slick carousel & many other popular open source libraries. He's currently a Software Engineer at Forimiddble Labs and memmber of Walmart Core Web Team. When he's not writing open source code, publising tutorials on ReactJS, or teaching ReactJS workshops, he spends his time with his family at the shore in New Jersey. Follow Ken on Twitter.