People Share their BCN17 Experience

People Share Their BCN17 Experience – Hear the Podcast
The 11th annual BarCamp Nashville was held on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Tech Hill Commons in space generously provided by Nashville Software School, Nashville Technology Council and TechnologyAdvice. With crowd-sourced sessions and ample time for networking, BarCamp Nashville offered a day for getting involved, sharing your passions, and discovering and exploring new interests and ideas. The unconference featured 25 sessions and participation by over 225 members of the local tech community. 

Speakers, sponsors and attendees were invited to sit for an interview in the Podcast Lounge sponsored by Relationary Marketing. Relationary provides turnkey podcast production for B2B content marketing and makes it easy to produce podcasts that deliver rich content consistently. 
 
Listen to their stories to hear a sample of what people experienced at BarCamp Nashville 2017.
 

Michael Kennedy of Astute Communications speaks with J. Finn of J. Finn Visions about capturing the best moments of a conference and making video a key part of a marketing toolbox.

 

Michael Kennedy of Astute Communications speaks with freelance software engineer Jim Porter about his presentation on how social friction can affect the dynamics of a development team.

 

Michael Kennedy of Astute Communications speaks with Astute Communications owner and president Anna Stout about reaching out to others through conference speaking.

 

Michael Kennedy of Astute Communications speaks with Ayumi Bennett, founder (and doodler-in-chief) of Startup Southerner about being an active member of the Nashville tech community.

 

Jason Belcher of the Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast speaks with David Cramb of Dell and Nashville Software School about balancing life and learning in new career opportunities.

 

BJ Burns of the Complete Developer Podcast sits down with Lee Flatt, software developer at Experian Health, to talk about the inherent connections between making music and writing code.

 

Dave Harned of the Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast talks with Peter Mancini, data scientist at Franklin American Mortgage Company, Inc, about human-machine interaction and finding an "algorithm for fun."

 

Dave Harned of the Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast sits down with Ron Johnson, vice president of marketing at Adtec Digital, to speak about the ins-and-outs of broadcast, as well as why customer service matters to a business's health.

 

Erin Orstrom of the Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast chats with Michael Conrad, software engineer at the Work Institute, about volunteer opportunities within Nashville tech and how to get the most out of an unconference.

 

Erin Orstrom of the Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast sits down with Joanne Eckton, CEO and founder of Eckton Enterprises, to speak about building a community for women in tech and getting involved in local events.

 

BJ Burns of the Complete Developer Podcast sits down with Callan Morrison, junior instructor at Nashville Software school, to talk about turning her time learning software development into an opportunity to help others move into the tech industry.

 

Courey Elliott of NashDev Podcast speaks with Jon Robinson, owner of The QA Consultancy and co-chair of BarCamp Nashville 2017, about the most challenging and most gratifying parts of putting on an event like BarCamp Nashville.

 

Courey Elliott of NashDev Podcast sits down with Aaron Johnson, founder of The ROC Group, to discuss helping others pursue their passion projects throughout the city and how a katana is a metaphor for the pursuit of a fulfilling life.

 

Courey Elliott of NashDev Podcast speaks with graphic designer and Nashville Software School student Isabel Ramos about using technical knowledge to further the reach of artistic ventures.

 
The BarCamp Nashville 2017 podcast is a production of Relationary Marketing and was produced by Chuck Bryant and Clark Buckner, edited and mixed by Jess Grommet, with production support from Riley Wallace and photos by Julia Dixon. Special thanks to hosts Michael Kennedy of Astute Communications, BJ Burns of Complete Developer Podcast, Jason Belcher, Erin Orstrom and Dave Harned of Junior Developer Toolbox Podcast, and Courey Elliott of NashDev Podcast for conducting interviews.