Stacey Mulcahy is a technical evangelist with Microsoft focusing on Modern Web Technologies and IoT. She spends much of her free time volunteering with Young Game Makers and Code Liberation. In a previous life, she was the Lead Developer working with a variety of technologies at Big Spaceship, a digital agency based out of Brooklyn, NY.
She has worked at Teknision and Fuel Industries in Ottawa, Canada, and IQ Interactive in Atlanta in a variety of technical roles. A technical editor and instructor, Stacey enjoys sharing her love for her work in interactive development.
She considers her lack of verbal filter and extreme candor just a small part of her charm.
Can play well with others
Designers aspire to pixel perfection, developers care about functional intent - are these truly irreconcilable differences?
Learn to just get along in this session as we explore tips and tricks to help improve the dynamic of the Designer/Developer workflow. Tools and techniques for both the developer and designer, along with workflow principles will be examined, at times mockingly, to improve workflow efficiency.
Designers and developers don't always speak the same language - ideally attendees will learn some approaches and tools to ensure less is lost in translation between a concept and its execution.