IQ Inc. Conference Promotes Idea Sharing and Learning

IQ Inc. Team sharing ideas and team building

IQ Inc. hosted its first employee development conference showcasing presentations given by our employees! On October 20 at our Monroeville office, after a warm welcome and opening remarks from CEO and Founder Barbara
VanKirk, employees spent the morning participating in self-selected workshop sessions.  Wow, look at these topics and expert presenters:

  1. The Reactive Manifesto and Microservices Architecture – Ryan Ernst
  2. Rendering Animated Computer Graphics with the AWS EC2 Spot Market – Jeff Boller
  3. What exactly, are we doing again? Writing Better Requirements — Anthony de Almeida
  4. Self-Driving Cars – Jeff Sterniak
  5. I Tried Functional Programming. What Happened Next Will Shock You. — Ian McIntyre
  6. Something Wicked This Way Scrums: Estimation Techniques in Scrum — Tom Whittaker
  7. You Want To Do What? The Use of AGILE Practices to Develop Medical Device Software – Doug Hull
  8. New Business Development and Networking Tips – Paula Grendys


This first-of-its-kind event was a huge success — highly valuable, fun, and energizing!  We can’t wait for the next one.