Asbury Agile is a 1 day, 1 track web and technology conference coming to Asbury Park, NJ this fall. The conference is aimed at the builders and doers in the web community and will be held at the Watermark Lounge on the amazing Asbury Park boardwalk on Wednesday October 19th, 2011 from 9AM-6PM.
Asbury Agile’s focus will be to...
- Contribute to the growth of a tech community at the Jersey Shore.
- Promote “best practices” in application design, development, & marketing.
- Showcase local “doers” and “makers” in the community (NJ, NYC, Philadelphia).
Each talk will revolve around a separate topic falling into the following categories:
- User Interface Design & Experience
- Client Side Development
- Server Side Development
- Network Security & Infrastructure
- Mobile Development
- Social Media Marketing
- Search Engine Optimization & Search Engine Marketing
- Scaling Your Business
- Raising Capital for Your Start-up
About The Founders
Kevin Fricovsky is the Chief Architect of Web Development and Strategy at Broadway.com. He is also the co-founder of the Django-NYC meetup group (http://djangonyc.org) and organizes the Red Bank Creative meetup (http://meetup.com/Red-Bank-Creative). As founder of Monty Lounge Industries (http://montylounge.com), Kevin helps companies execute their web strategy, design, and development goals. In the past Kevin successfully bootstrapped The Lounge advertising network which he later sold. Kevin is active in the Django/Python community - presenting at DjangoCon US 2009, a member of This Week in Django podcast, contributing to many open source projects, and a Django Advent contributor. When he finds the time Kevin also enjoys writing. Most recently Kevin contributed Teudeux Product Review (http://goo.gl/7jSCT) on Think Vitamin (thinkvitamin.com). These days Kevin spends his time with wife and kids, family, and friends in Monmouth County, NJ.
Bret Morgan is the co-founder of BandsOnABudget.com, a start-up that makes merchandising simple and affordable for bands, brands, and businesses. He is also a co-founder of Cowerks (cowerking.com), Asbury Park’s first and only co-working community. In addition, he is the founder and lead developer for DBL Systems (dblsystems.com), a Ruby on Rails development shop serving mid-tier businesses, design and marketing firms, as well as other development agencies. Lastly, he is the founder of the Jersey Shore Tech Meetup (http://meetup.com/Jersey-Shore-Tech), a group aimed at fostering technology and entrepreneurship at the Jersey Shore. In his spare time he practices and teaches Ashtanga yoga, surfs, rides bicycles, and travels to remote locations of the globe, sometimes all at once.
The Fine Print
Asbury Agile events are working conferences intended for networking and collaboration in the developer community.
Attendees are expected to behave according to reasonable standards of decency and in accordance with the Golden Rule and any other nondenominational but basically rational thought process that a normal thinking person might apply to a given situation.
While at Asbury Agile events or related social networking opportunities, attendees should not engage in discriminatory or offensive speech or actions regarding gender, sexuality, race, or religion. Speakers should be especially aware of these concerns — this includes sexual or racist images in slides.
Asbury Agile does not condone any statements by speakers contrary to these standards.
Asbury Agile reserves the right to deny entrance to any individual for any reason .
Please bring any concerns to the immediate attention of the Asbury Agile event staff, or contact Kevin Fricovsky or Bret Morgan and at info [at] asburyagile [dot] com. We thank our attendees for their help in keeping Asbury Agile events sane, welcoming, and friendly.
Attendees who purchase tickets at the special student price will be asked to provide student identification.
When & Where
Asbury Agile is a 1 day, 1 track web and technology conference held in Asbury Park, NJ.