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Kevin Hoffman & Lindsey Frost Cleary

Code & Creativity

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

Chattanooga, TN

Kevin Hoffman & Lindsey Frost Cleary

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This August, we are thrilled to welcome information architect Kevin Hoffman. He’ll be joining us to talk about facilitating collaboration in remote teams. Lindsey Frost Cleary will be speaking about Mozilla’s involvement in the Chattanooga tech community.

Doors open at 6:30pm.

Lessons Learned Living Apart: Thoughts on Distributed Collaboration and Remote Teams

I've spent most of my career as part of a team working in an office, making the web a little better each day. When starting my own company, however, one of my goals was to find ways to work with the people I looked up to... who had their own separate offices in different companies spread out all over the world. In order to get started, I had to think differently about a lot of things: my day, my network, my goals, and how I communicate. I've found that working together across the internets has a lot more to do with the ability to share a vision, and a lot less to do with which is the best digital video conference service.

Kevin M. Hoffman is an information architect and design strategist that has been building web stuff since 1995. He founded the distributed design network Seven Heads Design, a network of highly experienced digital design thinkers who operate independently, but love working together. Formerly he served as Experience Director for the award-winning web design agency Happy Cog. Drop him a line at Kevin's website or on Twitter at @kevinmhoffman.

Localizing the Dino: Mozilla in Chattanooga

From the Gigabit Community Fund to events like Maker Party to a buzzing Hive of technologists and educators, there are many moving pieces to Mozilla's growing work in Chattanooga. Learn how all these parts fit together around one big goal: helping Chattanoogans learn to build, create, and explore on the web. Find out what's coming next for Mozilla in Chattanooga and how you can join us in empowering Chattanoogans to build the web they want.

Lindsey Frost Cleary leads the Mozilla Gigabit Community Fund in Chattanooga, Tennessee and spearheads the development of the Hive Chattanooga Learning Community.  Lindsey has spent the last several years exploring the intersection of technology and education through work with UTC SimCenter, Engage 3D, the Public Education Foundation, Toshiba America Foundation, and several other organizations.  She is a magna cum laude graduate of Columbia University, an animal rights activist, and an aspiring yogini.

You can follow her on Twitter as @FrostCleary.

About Code & Creativity

Code & Creativity is a social talk series created to connect us with each other and our larger community. Every other month, we’ll gather at the Camp House for a few hours to listen to one local and one visiting designer/developer as they share their passions, wisdom, and war stories. We'll ask questions, talk shop, and maybe even make some new friends. Of course no gathering would be complete without something yummy in your tummy, so snacks and a tasty beverage (coffee, soft drink, or beer) are on us!

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The Camp House
1427 Williams St
Chattanooga, TN 37408

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)


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Code & Creativity

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