Taylor Barnett

Previous tallks

Going to Infinity and Beyond Documentation with OpenAPI (for technical writers), API the Docs, Paris, France, 2018

Empathy, 5 Minutes to...Share Something Awesome! by RetailMeNot, Austin, TX, 2018

Things I Wish People Told Me About Writing Docs, API Strategy & Practice Conference, Portland, OR, 2017

Breaking Down Barriers to "Hello World," AlterConf, Austin, TX, 2017

Creating a Great Developer Experience Through SDKs, API Strategy & Practice Conference, Boston, MA, 2016

Five Things I Wish I Knew in College, Hack the Hood meetup, San Francisco, CA, 2016

Exploring Privilege in Open Source Communities, OSCON UK, 2016

Building Community with Developer Love, API Strategy & Practice Conference, Austin, TX, 2015

Various Intro to Event Data and Analytics Workshops, e.g. Talkabot meetup, 2015 - 2017

Stuff You Don’t Need, Hackcon, San Francisco, CA, 2015

Introduction to Web Development, University of MAD: The Annual Student Developer Conference, Austin, TX, 2014 - 2015

Open Hackathon Data, Hackcon, 2014

Running an Inclusive Hackathon, Hackcon, 2013

Future talks

I'm looking for speaking opportunities for fall/winter 2018.

  • Going to Infinity and Beyond Documentation with OpenAPI, DevXCon, San Francisco, June 4-5, 2018
  • Better API testing with the OpenAPI Specification, OSCON, Portland, OR, July 18-19, 2018
  • Topics

  • API Documentation Strategy
  • OpenAPI Specification (Design, Mocking, Contract Testing, etc.)
  • Empathy in Developer Relations & Documentation
  • Developer Evangelism & Advocacy
  • Building Developer Communities
  • "Developer Love"
  • Privilege in Tech