Desktop/Soft Skills

Room 309

Introduction to Principles Within the Unity Game Engine

Shaun Brown

Shaun Brown

WebstaurantStore

This session will serve as an introduction to anyone interested in learning more about the Unity Game Engine. We will cover the basics of Unity such as the game loop, game objects, and behaviors with code examples written in C#.


Beginner
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

IT Career Success Depends on Your Soft Skills

Suzanne Ricci

Suzanne Ricci

Computer Coach

Over and over we hear hiring managers say they prefer candidates with soft skills. In this interactive session, we will discuss the top ten soft skills requested by employers, how to be aware if you possess the skill and how to improve the skills to continue career success.


Beginner
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Writing Unit Tests to cover success and failure of payment transaction recording

Shawn Dreier

Shawn Dreier

Webstaurant Store

Have you ever had a situation where you find a critical piece of your application that has no test coverage? How do you make sure that you've covered all cases, not just the successful ones? This session will examine and demonstrate how to achieve full code coverage from scratch using a mocked up payment transaction recording system.


Advanced
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM

Keys to Improving the Developer and Tester Relationship

Angelica Gergely

Angelica Gergely

WebstaurantStore

This course will provide methods on how to articulate and resolve issues when reporting defects. Individuals will be able to participate in various scenarios, where guidance and suggestions about the conflict will be provided. Additionally, there will be information about various means of communication, including: video calls, e-mails, and chat programs.


Beginner
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM

OOA, OOD, UML, and Java

Jay Evan J. Tevis

Jay Evan J. Tevis

Keiser University

This session is intended for anyone who writes programs in Java. The session demonstrates how object-oriented analysis and design (OOAD) techniques can be used to create UML class diagrams and state diagrams that can be easily translated directly into Java source code. If you want to understand the advantages of doing object-oriented analysis and design BEFORE writing your Java programs, then this session is for you. When this session is completed you will have learned some very useful skills for writing object-oriented software.


Beginner
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
03:00 PM - 03:50 PM

How to be a Valuable Resource as an Employee or a Contractor

Roberta Barbosa

Roberta Barbosa

Investment Company in WPB

Are you a consultant working for a company for a long time and there is no job offer or signal that your contract will extend? Are you an employee who feels underappreciated by your managers and don’t know how to show your worth? In this session, I will share some of my experiences as an employee and contractor that might help the ones who are looking for different perspectives to change their situation.


Beginner
Desktop/Soft Skills (Room 309)
04:00 PM - 04:50 PM